First Slice 11-6-15: Georgia Water Coalition names 12 worst threats to state’s waterways

The 2015 “Dirty Dozen” list includes threats to the Chattahoochee River and possible links to Waycross cancer cases.

The Georgia Water Coalition has released its 2015 “Dirty Dozen” list, outlining the worst offenses to the state’s waterways. The organization is calling on leaders and residents to help correct major problems, which this year include polluted discharge in the Chattahoochee River, offshore drilling threatening fisheries on the coast, and toxic waste possibly related to cancer diagnoses in Waycross.
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