Upcoming Events

 
SOUTH RIVER AT CONSTITUTION LAKES PARK CLEAN UP Start: July 08, 2017 8:00 AM
End: July 08, 2017 12:00 PM
July 08, 2017

Show your support for the South River by joining SRWA and Keep DeKalb Beautiful as we remove trash and debris from this section of the South River on Saturday, July 8th, 8:00 – 12 noon.  Bring your favorite water bottle and snacks.  We will meet at the boardwalk at the end of the main entrance trail. Sturdy closed-toe shoes required.  All tools and gloves provided.  Rain date is Saturday, July 22nd.  Questions and/or to volunteer call or text Jackie (404) 285.3756.

Venue: Moreland Avenue at South River Industrial Blvd
Phone: 404-285-3756
Address: Moreland Avenue at South River Industrial Blvd., SE, Atlanta, GA
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ECO-ADDENDUM “WHERE THE WATER GOES” FIVE PART SERIES IN PARTNERSHIP WITH SRWA Start: July 15, 2017 12:00 PM
End: July 15, 2017 12:00 PM
July 15, 2017

July 15 – Native Cane and Birding at Panola Mountain State Park.  Next on the list of stops is a visit to Panola Mountain State Park where SRWA is restoring rivercane.  Panola is one of only a few conservation parks in the state’s park system which makes it quire special.  During a two to three mile guided hike we will discuss river conservation efforts and be on the lookout for birds and wildlife that call the park home.  Visit www.ecoaddemdum.org and click on Education and Outings to register and for more information. 

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SOUTH RIVER CANOE PADDLE Start: August 05, 2017 9:00 AM
End: August 05, 2017 3:00 PM
August 05, 2017

Experience the South River and its ecosystem from the inside out!  Join SRWA and paddle the South River from Lorraine Park & Trailhead to Oglesby Bridge Road and experience one of the best outdoor adventures you can imagine close to home.  Enjoy lunch at end of paddle (included) and re-live your experience with new friends before heading home.   Novice and beginner paddlers and kayakers are welcome.  Cost is $45 per/person payable via PayPal at www.southriverga.org or check mailed to SRWA, PO Box 1341, Decatur, GA 30031.  Space is limited.  Additional trip information will be shared with those who sign up.  Questions call Jackie, 404-285-3756.

Venue: Lorraine Park & Trailhead
Phone: 404-285-3756
Address: 3465 Highway 138, Conyers, GA
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Cost: $45 per person
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ECO-ADDENDUM “WHERE THE WATER GOES” FIVE PART SERIES IN PARTNERSHIP WITH SRWA Start: August 12, 2017 12:00 PM
End: August 13, 2017 12:00 PM
August 12, 2017

August 12 & 13 – Canoe/Camp Perseid Meteor Shower.  What better time to spend a night on a sandy river bank than during a meteor shower!  This is the weekend the Perseids will be at their peak.  For our third South River outing we will take to canoes and kayaks and paddle a respectable 9-10 miles section of the river before it reaches Jackson Lake.  We will put in on Saturday morning and camp out overnight in tents by the river, cooking over a campfire – bring your own edibles.  Visit www.ecoaddemdum.org  and click on Education and Outings to register and for more information. 

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ECO-ADDENDUM “WHERE THE WATER GOES” FIVE PART SERIES IN PARTNERSHIP WITH SRWA Start: September 16, 2017 12:00 PM
End: September 17, 2017 12:00 PM
September 16, 2017

September 16 & 17 – Ocmulgee/Altamaha Canoe Trip.  Our fourth weekend will be a special treat.  We will paddle again in South Georgia with guide Scott Taylor on a lower section of the Ocmulgee as it reaches the Altamaha, sending on night camping on a sand bar and experiencing the river in its classic coastal plain form, with many “S” curves and sandbars.  Visit www.ecoaddemdum.org and click on Education and Outings to register and for more information. 

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SRWA’S 5TH ANNUAL SOUTH RIVER JAMBOREE FUNDRAISER Start: October 07, 2017 12:00 PM
End: October 07, 2017 12:00 PM
October 07, 2017

October 7 (Save the Date) – SRWA’s 5th Annual South River Jamboree Fundraiser.  This year’s annual fundraiser will once again be held at Joe Eifrid’s  25-acre farm on the South River, 4531 Flatbridge Road, SW, Stockbridge, GA.  Mark your calendar and plan to attend.  More details to follow soon.

Venue: Joe Eifrid’s  25-acre farm on the South River
Address: 4531 Flatbridge Road, SW, Stockbridge, GA
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ECO-ADDENDUM “WHERE THE WATER GOES” FIVE PART SERIES IN PARTNERSHIP WITH SRWA Start: November 04, 2017 12:00 PM
End: November 06, 2017 12:00 PM
November 04, 2017

November 4, 5 & 6 – Sapelo Island Weekend.  A weekend on Sapelo Island will round out this amazing summer of South River adventure.  Located just off the coast of Darien, GA, we will spend the weekend enjoying and learning about this rich island where waters from our Atlanta creeks, streams, and the South River reach the sea.  This one is not to be missed.  Visit www.ecoaddemdum.org and click on Education and Outings to register and for more information. 

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Past Events

SOUTH RIVER CANOE PADDLE Start: June 24, 2017 9:00 AM
End: June 24, 2017 3:00 PM
June 24, 2017

Experience the South River and its ecosystem from the inside out!  Join SRWA and paddle the South River from Panola Shoals to Klondike Road (Everett Property) and experience the best of Arabia Mountain Heritage Area and Panola Mountain State Park.  Enjoy lunch at end of paddle (included) and re-live your experience with new friends before heading home.  Novice and beginners are welcome.  Cost is $45 per/person payable via PayPal at www.southriverga.org or check mailed to SRWA, PO Box 1341, Decatur, GA 30031.  Space is limited.  Additional trip information will be shared with those who sign up.  Questions call Jackie, 404-285-3756.

Venue: Panola Shoals to Klondike Road
Phone: 404-285-3756
Address: 4432 Panola Road, Lithonia, GA
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Cost: $45 per person

ECO-ADDENDUM “WHERE THE WATER GOES” FIVE PART SERIES IN PARTNERSHIP WITH SRWA Start: June 10, 2017 12:00 PM
End: June 10, 2017 12:00 PM
June 10, 2017

June 10 – South River’s Headwaters.  The river’s origin streams are found in Atlanta’s urban areas with springs often confined in underground pipes but we will find a few “day-lighted” above ground areas including locations at Brookdale Park in East Point and Pryor Street in southwest Atlanta, to show that despite its humbled, barely noticed beginnings, the South River flows on to become part of the richest and longest rivers in Georgia.  Visit www.ecoaddemdum.org  and click on Education and Outings to register and for more information.

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CANCELLED: GEORGE MOLL’S SOUTH RIVER ADVENTURE Start: June 02, 2017 12:00 PM
End: August 02, 2017 12:00 PM
June 02, 2017

CANCELLED – George Moll’s South River Adventure is cancelled due to a tragic accident that took the life of his best friend and paddling companion. 

See SRWA website homepage for details and to follow George’s adventure.

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RIVERCANE RESTORATION PROJECT/PRIVET REMOVAL WORK DAY Start: February 25, 2017 12:00 PM
End: February 25, 2017 12:00 PM
February 25, 2017

Help restore native rivercane habitat by removing invasive Chinese privet, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Meet up at Alexander Lakes parking lot, 4835 Flatbridge Road, SW, Stockbridge, GA Also see South River Watershed Alliance Facebook page.

Please confirm your plans to volunteer by sending an email to southriverwatershedalliance@gmail.com  or call or text Jackie at 404-285-3756.

Venue: Panola Mountain State Park
Phone: 404-285-3756
Address: Alexander Lakes parking area, Intersection of Flatbridge Road and Alexander Lake Road, Stockbridge, GA
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Email: southriverwatershedalliance@gmail.com

RIVERCANE RESTORATION PROJECT/PRIVET REMOVAL WORK DAY Start: February 18, 2017 12:00 PM
End: February 18, 2017 12:00 PM
February 18, 2017

Help restore native rivercane habitat by removing invasive Chinese privet, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Meet up at Alexander Lakes parking lot, 4835 Flatbridge Road, SW, Stockbridge, GA Also see South River Watershed Alliance Facebook page.

Please confirm your plans to volunteer by sending an email to southriverwatershedalliance@gmail.com  or call or text Jackie at 404-285-3756.

Venue: Panola Mountain State Park
Phone: 404-285-3756
Address: Alexander Lakes parking area, Intersection of Flatbridge Road and Alexander Lake Road, Stockbridge, GA
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Email: southriverwatershedalliance@gmail.com

RIVERCANE RESTORATION PROJECT/PRIVET REMOVAL WORK DAY Start: February 11, 2017 12:00 PM
End: February 11, 2017 12:00 PM
February 11, 2017

Help restore native rivercane habitat by removing invasive Chinese privet, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Meet up at Alexander Lakes parking lot, 4835 Flatbridge Road, SW, Stockbridge, GA Also see South River Watershed Alliance Facebook page.

Please confirm your plans to volunteer by sending an email to southriverwatershedalliance@gmail.com  or call or text Jackie at 404-285-3756.

Venue: Panola Mountain State Park
Phone: 404-285-3756
Address: Alexander Lakes parking area, Intersection of Flatbridge Road and Alexander Lake Road, Stockbridge, GA
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Email: southriverwatershedalliance@gmail.com

RIVERCANE RESTORATION PROJECT/PRIVET REMOVAL WORK DAY (SPEC FRIDAY) Start: February 03, 2017 12:00 PM
End: February 03, 2017 12:00 PM
February 03, 2017

Help restore native rivercane habitat by removing invasive Chinese privet, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Meet up at Alexander Lakes parking lot, 4835 Flatbridge Road, SW, Stockbridge, GA Also see South River Watershed Alliance Facebook page.

Please confirm your plans to volunteer by sending an email to southriverwatershedalliance@gmail.com  or call or text Jackie at 404-285-3756.

Venue: Panola Mountain State Park
Phone: 404-285-3756
Address: Alexander Lakes parking area, Intersection of Flatbridge Road and Alexander Lake Road, Stockbridge, GA
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Email: southriverwatershedalliance@gmail.com

RIVERCANE RESTORATION PROJECT/PRIVET REMOVAL WORK DAY Start: January 28, 2017 12:00 PM
End: January 28, 2017 12:00 PM
January 28, 2017

Help restore native rivercane habitat by removing invasive Chinese privet, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Meet up at Alexander Lakes parking lot, 4835 Flatbridge Road, SW, Stockbridge, GA Also see South River Watershed Alliance Facebook page.

Please confirm your plans to volunteer by sending an email to southriverwatershedalliance@gmail.com  or call or text Jackie at 404-285-3756.

Venue: Panola Mountain State Park
Phone: 404-285-3756
Address: Alexander Lakes parking area, Intersection of Flatbridge Road and Alexander Lake Road, Stockbridge, GA
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Email: southriverwatershedalliance@gmail.com

RIVERCANE RESTORATION PROJECT/PRIVET REMOVAL WORK DAY Start: January 21, 2017 12:00 PM
End: January 21, 2017 12:00 PM
January 21, 2017

Help restore native rivercane habitat by removing invasive Chinese privet, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Meet up at Alexander Lakes parking lot, 4835 Flatbridge Road, SW, Stockbridge, GA Also see South River Watershed Alliance Facebook page.

Please confirm your plans to volunteer by sending an email to southriverwatershedalliance@gmail.com  or call or text Jackie at 404-285-3756.

Venue: Panola Mountain State Park
Phone: 404-285-3756
Address: Alexander Lakes parking area, Intersection of Flatbridge Road and Alexander Lake Road, Stockbridge, GA
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Email: southriverwatershedalliance@gmail.com

RIVERCANE RESTORATION PROJECT/PRIVET REMOVAL WORK DAY Start: January 14, 2017 12:00 PM
End: January 14, 2017 12:00 PM
January 14, 2017

Help restore native rivercane habitat by removing invasive Chinese privet, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Meet up at Alexander Lakes parking lot, 4835 Flatbridge Road, SW, Stockbridge, GA Also see South River Watershed Alliance Facebook page.

Please confirm your plans to volunteer by sending an email to southriverwatershedalliance@gmail.com  or call or text Jackie at 404-285-3756.

Venue: Panola Mountain State Park
Phone: 404-285-3756
Address: Alexander Lakes parking area, Intersection of Flatbridge Road and Alexander Lake Road, Stockbridge, GA
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Email: southriverwatershedalliance@gmail.com

RIVERCANE RESTORATION PROJECT/PRIVET REMOVAL WORK DAY Start: January 07, 2017 12:00 PM
End: January 07, 2017 12:00 PM
January 07, 2017

Help restore native rivercane habitat by removing invasive Chinese privet, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Meet up at Alexander Lakes parking lot, 4835 Flatbridge Road, SW, Stockbridge, GA Also see South River Watershed Alliance Facebook page.

Please confirm your plans to volunteer by sending an email to southriverwatershedalliance@gmail.com  or call or text Jackie at 404-285-3756.

Venue: Panola Mountain State Park
Phone: 404-285-3756
Address: Alexander Lakes parking area, Intersection of Flatbridge Road and Alexander Lake Road, Stockbridge, GA
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Email: southriverwatershedalliance@gmail.com

RIVERCANE RESTORATION PROJECT/PRIVET REMOVAL WORK DAY Start: December 10, 2016 12:00 PM
End: December 10, 2016 12:00 PM
December 10, 2016
Help restore native rivercane habitat by removing invasive Chinese privet, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Meet up at Alexander Lakes parking lot, 4835 Flatbridge Road, SW, Stockbridge, GA Also see South River Watershed Alliance Facebook page.
Venue: Panola Mountain State Park
Phone: 404-285-3756
Address: Alexander Lakes parking area, Intersection of Flatbridge Road and Alexander Lake Road, Stockbridge, GA
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Email: southriverwatershedalliance@gmail.com

RIVERCANE RESTORATION PROJECT/PRIVET REMOVAL WORK DAY Start: November 19, 2016 12:00 PM
End: November 19, 2016 12:00 PM
November 19, 2016
Help restore native rivercane habitat by removing invasive Chinese privet, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Meet up at Alexander Lakes parking lot, 4835 Flatbridge Road, SW, Stockbridge, GA Also see South River Watershed Alliance Facebook page.
Venue: Panola Mountain State Park
Phone: 404-285-3756
Address: Alexander Lakes parking area, Intersection of Flatbridge Road and Alexander Lake Road, Stockbridge, GA
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Email: southriverwatershedalliance@gmail.com

RIVERCANE RESTORATION PROJECT/PRIVET REMOVAL WORK DAY Start: November 12, 2016 12:00 PM
End: November 12, 2016 12:00 PM
November 12, 2016
Help restore native rivercane habitat by removing invasive Chinese privet, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Meet up at Alexander Lakes parking lot, 4835 Flatbridge Road, SW, Stockbridge, GA Also see South River Watershed Alliance Facebook page.
Venue: Panola Mountain State Park
Phone: 404-285-3756
Address: Alexander Lakes parking area, Intersection of Flatbridge Road and Alexander Lake Road, Stockbridge, GA
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Email: southriverwatershedalliance@gmail.com

RIVERCANE RESTORATION PROJECT/PRIVET REMOVAL WORK DAY Start: October 22, 2016 12:00 PM
End: October 22, 2016 12:00 PM
October 22, 2016
To volunteer email southriverwatershedalliance@gmail.com
Venue: Panola Mountain State Park
Phone: 404-285-3756
Address: Alexander Lakes parking area, Intersection of Flatbridge Road and Alexander Lake Road, Stockbridge, GA
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Email: southriverwatershedalliance@gmail.com

 
     
 
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