Chattahoochee River


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Chat·ta·hoo·chee River

 (chăt′ə-ho͞o′chē)
A river rising in northern Georgia and flowing about 700 km (435 mi) generally southwest then south to the Flint River on the Georgia-Florida border.
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Noun1.Chattahoochee River - a river rising in northern Georgia and flowing southwest and south to join the Flint River at the Florida border where they form the Apalachicola River
Empire State of the South, Georgia, Peach State, GA - a state in southeastern United States; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
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Located in the heart of Atlanta, along the Chattahoochee River, the Argos Atlanta Cement Plant was built in 1962 with its first production following in 1963 with one kiln and one mill.
Columbus State, an 8,000-student university along the Chattahoochee River, partnered with Piper Networks last year to place beacons around campus at no cost to the institution.
In Columbus, Georgia, thousands of people flock to a 21/2-mile whitewater course built in 2013 even though raw sewage still occasionally flows into the Chattahoochee River during big rainstorms.
Timothy Cunningham's body was found Tuesday partially submerged in water and mud on the west bank of the Chattahoochee River in northwest Atlanta, fire-rescue department spokesman Sgt.
A standard USGS stage-discharge station is located at each of the three bridge sites (a bridge over the Flint River at Bainbridge, a bridge over the Chattahoochee River near Cornelia, and a bridge over the Ocmulgee River at Macon) chosen for modeling.
In 2005, a team of fishery scientists from Duquesne University, the University of Georgia, and the National Park Service documented that 86 percent of fish identified as shoal bass in a Chattahoochee River tributary just upstream of Atlanta were genetically pure.
A Long and Bloody Task: The Atlanta Campaign From Dalton Through Kennesaw Mountain to the Chattahoochee River, May 5-July 18, 1864
Apalachee Wildlife Management Area is approximately 8,000 acres that borders both Lake Seminole and the Chattahoochee River. It's located about three miles north of Sneads, Florida on State Road 271 (River Road) in Jackson County.
This is a preliminary study to assay the concentrations and proximate locations of point source pollution for heavy metal content in sediment samples in the Chattahoochee River Basin.
During half-time at the Winship Academy football game, one of the cheerleaders, beautiful and popular Brittany Montague, dressed in the grotesque wildcat mascot costume, throws herself off a bridge into the surging Chattahoochee River. Only nerdy day-tudent Benny Flax and impulsive boarder Virginia Leeds, the sole members of the school's Mystery Club, seem to want to find out why.

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