Chattahoochee River Conservancy Podcast

A conservation-based program discussing the work being done on the Chattahoochee River.

Metapopulations and Megashoals!

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CRC Executive Director Henry Jackson and FRK Watershed Specialist RJ Gipaya are joined by Fisheries Biologist Amy Cottrell to discuss her work on Shoal Bass and other native fish in the ACF Basin. 

 

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For more information on FRK, click here

Conversation with a Game Warden

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Subjects discussed…Super Bowl Security, the Swiss Army Knife of Law Enforcement, Boating Under the Influence, partying on Lake Harding, and the general ins and outs of conservation law enforcement. 

Guests:

Mitch Oliver, Game Warden. 

Links:

Fact Sheet

Boat US Boater’s Safety Course

Georgia’s Boating Rules and Regulations

Lands Pass

Game Warden Contact Info

 

Support this project:

To donate to CRC in support of this project, click here. 

Ep. 7 West Point Lake

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Subjects discussed…the heavy breathing of Tators, the English/Canadian/American Bulldog that doesn’t like history. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, West Point Lake, the town of West Point, Algal Blooms, Henry Jackson definitely doesn’t advocate in support of hydrilla, dealing with trash in waterways, and more!

Guests:

Henry Jacobs, Outreach Coordinator, Chattahoochee Riverkeeper

Links:

Southern Water Southern Power on Amazon

River Song on Amazon 

Riverkeeper Guide to the Chattahoochee on Amazon 

Captains for Clean Water Website

Support this project:

To donate to CRC in support of this project, click here. 

Ep. 6 Intro to Outdoor Photography

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CRC Executive Director Henry Jackson sits down with Chris Funk (Professional Outdoor Photographer) to discuss Outdoor Photography for people of all skill levels. 

If you're interested in capturing the beautiful scenery of the Chattahoochee River, this episode is for you! 

EP. 5 Dam Removal - Historical Preservation

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The first episode in our series exploring the removal of dams from rivers and tributaries, Executive Director Henry Jackson and Programs Director Sanna Moravek talk with Justin Krieg of Historic Columbus. 

Topics discussed...the importance of historical preservation, American Rivers, why we as a nation like old things, the history of mill dams, Henry's disappointment in exploding dams, how to live in a historic mill building, and more!

Links:

American Rivers Document is here.

American Rivers Website is here.

Historic Columbus Website is here

Support this Project:

To donate to CRC in support of this project, click here

Ep. 4 Fish Consumption Guidelines

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Henry Jackson sits down with Brent Hess of Georgia Department of Natural Resources and is joined by Henry Jacobs and Hannah Bradford of Chattahoochee Riverkeeper. Topics discussed include...the two Henry's, the two (generalized) views of the Chattahoochee River, legacy pollution, and eating fish from the Chattahoochee River. 

Georgia DNR's Fish Consumption Guidelines can be found here

Chattahoochee River Conservancy's website is here

To donate to support this program and CRC's other projects, click here

Ep. 3: Stream Ecology

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Recorded at Columbus State University with Dr. Troy Keller. 

Subjects discussed…Stream Order, Importance of Flow, What is Cubic Feet per Second, Interbasin Transfers, ACF Water War, Georgia’s annexation of Tennessee, River Continuum Concept and more! 

 

USGS River Guages

Streams: Their Ecology and Life

Adopt-A-Stream

Donate To CRC

Questions, Comments, Corrections: henry@chattahoocheeriverconservancy.org

Ep. 2: Water Wars w/Flint Riverkeeper

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For more information on Flint Riverkeeper, click here

For more information on the ACF Stakeholders, click here.

To support this project and Chattahoochee River Conservancy, click here

Ep. 1: Native Fish

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Recorded at Auburn University Fisheries - Host Henry Jackson talks with Dr. Steve Sammons, Amy Cottrell, and Chad Hoffman about the threats facing the native fish of the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint River Basin and the work being done to ensure these species are preserved. 

Become a member of Chattahoochee River Conservancy and donate to the restoration of native fish species here

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