By David Ibata – For the AJC | Posted: 11:22 a.m. Friday, Oct. 28, 2016
Work to lay erosion-preventing rip rap began this week on the first of four Lake Lanier islands receiving more than $275,000 in shoreline protection.
More than 3,100 lineal feet of shore will get 6,500 tons of stone in a project funded by local governments, private business and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, according to Joanna Cloud, executive director of the Lake Lanier Association. (more…)
Lake Lanier Association, other agencies putting down heavy stones to protect shorelines from erosion
By Jeff Gill firstname.lastname@example.org
UPDATED: October 31, 2016 5:31 p.m.
Four islands in Lake Lanier are getting help to defend against waves and boat wakes that have eroded their shorelines since the lake was built in the 1950s. (more…)