Rising River Waters Can Kill!
Watch for rapidly rising river levels on the Chattahoochee River and its tributaries. Water released from dams and heavy rain can turn a day on the river into a tragedy! More »
Call for Water Release Schedule
With colder temperatures you can expect longer and more frequent water releases. For water release schedule info, call 1-855-DAM-FLOW (1-855-326-3569) for Buford Dam and 404-329-1455 for Morgan Falls Dam. Save numbers to your cell! More »
Many animal species call the Chattahoochee River NRA home. With continued development surrounding the park, habitat for these creatures is constantly at danger of diminishing even more than it already has. In addition to the loss of space, native species must compete for resources with nonindigenous nuisance species. These nuisance species can impact local ecosystems in many different ways. Click on the links below to learn more about five of the nuisance species found in the park.
Did You Know?
Great Blue Herons stand up to four feet tall and have special feathers that dissolve into powder. They use a serrated middle claw to distribute the powder which they use for preening or cleaning themselves.