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The garden includes construction of a wooded entry road, a visitor center, a 2,000-seat amphitheater, about 5 acres of display gardens, an interactive children’s garden, a native plant conservation nursery and a student training and education center.
Source: Gainesville Times
Tropical Storm Erin forms in Atlantic Ocean
The storm has formed in the eastern Atlantic Ocean, southwest of the Cape Verde Islands.
Waterways threatened by rain runoff from construction sites
“Runoff can essentially choke the life out of the ecosystems in the stream and the river,” said Jason Ulseth of Chattahoochee Riverkeeper. “It clogs storm water conveyance systems. It can cause additional flooding, and it also fills up our reservoirs and our drinking water supplies.”
Deadline for dove quota hunt in Georgia nears
Source: Anderson Independent-Mail/AP
Gwinnett Great Days of Service to be held in October
The two-day volunteerism event will be held October 4-5.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post