• Three kayakers enjoying the river.

    Chattahoochee River

    National Recreation Area Georgia

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  • 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 »

Southeastern Chorus Frog

Pseudacris feriarum

Southeastern Chorus Frog

NPS Photo

Family: Hylidae

Pseudacris feriarum

Southeastern Chorus Frog

Size: 1.9 to 3.8 cm long (¾" to 1 ½")

General Description: Skin brown to gray in color with variable spotted or striped pattern. Dark line on side from snout, through eye, to groin. Light colored line along upper lip. Dark triangle between eyes usually present. Belly cream colored, often with dark stippling.

Reproduction: Breeds February to March and sometimes during winter or early spring in South.

Habitat: Uses grassy swales, moist woodlands, river-bottom swamps and edges of ponds bogs and marshes. May be found in uplands farther north.

Did You Know?

Jones Bridge ruins - Photo by Matt Harr

Jones Bridge spanned the Chattahoochee River from 1904-1922, falling into disrepair in the 1930s. Half of the bridge was "stolen" in 1940, neighbors didn't know the workers cutting the bridge were not authorized to do so until it was too late.