Presentations at the CARIA Annual Meeting on April 28 covered a range of topics from dredging to black pellets to dam safety. Click HERE to view presentations. Attendees were also treated to a social gathering at a Montgomery Biscuits baseball game, enjoying the game, barbecue, and beer. The CARIA Board of Directors approved a proposal to schedule a [...]
The 2017 annual meeting of the Coosa-Alabama River Improvement Association is set for April 27-28 at the Embassy Suites in Montgomery, Alabama. Registration and conference details will be published after the first of the year.
The "Water Wars" between the states of Alabama, Florida, and Georgia have been ongoing three decades without resolution. The dispute is over how much water each state is entitled to in both the Alabama-Coosa-Tallapoosa (ACT) and the Apalachilcola-Chattahoochee-Flint (ACF) River Basins. The more contentious of the two has been the ACF with the latest round [...]
From Workboat magazine: Creative Commons photo by Bjoertvedt The US Department of Transportation has announced that it has awarded $4.85 million in grants to six Marine Highway projects along the waterways of 17 states and the District of Columbia. The goal of the Maritime Administration’s Marine Highway Program is to expand the use of our [...]
Drought conditions are dictating a change in Alabama Power Company's reservoir management plan throughout the Coosa, Tallapoosa, and Black Warrior River systems. Below is a report published by Yellowhammer News about how water levels at Weiss, Neely Henry, and Logan Martin lakes on the Coosa River, Harris and Martin lakes on the Tallapoosa River, and Smith Lake [...]