Savannah River Bacteria


SRS deer and off-site crops pose no health risk; fish warrant caution

Residents living near Savannah River Site face no health risks from eating plants or animals produced in that vicinity, but should be wary of... Read more

Quality improves as leaks are fixed

Corrective measures that included flushing storm drains with clean water have mostly eliminated the discharge of bacteria-laden water into the... Read more

Drain lines' flow diverted from river before race...

While city engineers continue to search for sources of fecal coliform bacteria flowing into the Savannah River via storm drains near Olde Town,... Read more

Reporting of 'nonmajor' spills could stop...

A cost-cutting proposal by Georgia's Environmental Protection Division could eliminate a requirement that the public be notified of "nonmajor"... Read more

Sewage traced to apartments

An elusive trickle of sewage entering the Savannah River through an Olde Town storm drain was traced this week to a Telfair Street apartment... Read more

More tests done for bad Augusta water

Augusta officials on Monday widened their scrutiny of water quality in downtown areas identified in an Augusta Chronicle analysis as... Read more

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SRS deer and off-site crops pose no health risk; fish warrant caution

Residents living near Savannah River Site face no health risks from eating plants or animals produced in that vicinity, but should be wary of... Read more

Quality improves as leaks are fixed

Corrective measures that included flushing storm drains with clean water have mostly eliminated the discharge of bacteria-laden water into the... Read more