• 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 »

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    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 »

Thoroughwort

Eupatorium album

White Thoroughwort

Tom Barnes, University of Kentucky

White thoroughwort (Eupatorium album) is a perennial herb that grows 1-3 feet high. Its white flowers grow in small heads, together forming a broad, often flat cluster on top of hairy or downy stems. Its leaves are lance-shaped and also have some hairs. The flowers bloom in late summer to early fall.

Did You Know?

Hickory Horned Devil

While many caterpillars make cocoons to molt into moths and butterflies, some, like the Hickory Horned Devil, bury themselves in the ground over the winter emerging in the Spring fully changed.