• 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?

Rock overhang at Island Ford - Photo by Matt Harr

Prehistoric people would shelter under the large rock overhangs found along the Chattahoochee River. Indian village sites once flourished along this rich corridor of fertile soils.