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  • Shore Sweep 2017 September 14, 2017
    Shore Sweep 2017 is coming up on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017! The advance drop off locations are NOW OPEN! For the actual day of the event Saturday 9/23, we have twelve different participating locations that you can choose to report to volunteer — Bald Ridge, Aqualand, Gainesville, and Port Royale Marinas, Lanier Islands, Balus Creek […]
  • Rainfall and Lake Levels September 7, 2017
    There has been a great deal of discussion this summer about rainfall and lake levels. In response to those discussions, the LLA did some research and found the daily rainfall numbers for a 24 year span of 1994-2017 at the Gainesville, GA gauge. (1994 was the year that gauge was installed by the weather analysis […]
  • Advance drop locations for Shore Sweep – delayed opening due to weather September 7, 2017
    With the threat of severe weather in the next several days, we are going to hold off on opening the Shore Sweep advance drop locations until sometime next week. We will monitor weather conditions and will post an update as soon as we get the advance drop locations open.
  • Shore Sweep 2017 Photo Contest! September 5, 2017
    Lake Lanier Association has a fun photo contest happening this year during Shore Sweep – submit photos of trash pick up efforts and win prizes – plus, we get a more beautiful shoreline to enjoy! Click the link below for details on the photo contest! http://wshe.es/w9aUP5k5
  • Lake Lanier Olympic Park clean-up August 29, 2017
    Nice article in Gainesville Times regarding the clean-up at Lake Lanier Olympic Park as a warm up exercise for Shore Sweep 2017! https://www.gainesvilletimes.com/news/shore-sweep-expected-clean-tens-thousands-pounds-trash/
  • Call for Volunteers — Shore Sweep 2017 Advance Shoreline Scouting! August 25, 2017
    The Lake Lanier Association needs help with advance scouting of lake shoreline prior to our Shore Sweep event which will be held on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017. Advance scouting reports help us to more effectively dispatch volunteers on the day of the event. We are asking for volunteers to scout by boat different sections of […]
  • CALL TO ACTION: EPD Drought Response Needs to Consider Lake Lanier Water Level August 6, 2017
    Member call to action! Please contact our state Environmental Protection Division and urge them to keep the Level 2 Drought Response in place until Lake Lanier gets closer to its full pool! The EPD is considering lifting the Level 2 Drought Response currently in place since Metro Atlanta is no longer officially in a drought. […]
  • Security Camera Prohibition Removed on Lake Lanier! July 29, 2017
    Great news! Security camera prohibition lifted at Lake Lanier! Special thank you to Congressman Rob Woodall for his involvement in getting this policy reviewed!
  • Last Member Social of 2017 Season! — Saturday, August 12th, 2017 4:00-8:00PM at Bald Ridge Marina July 16, 2017
  • Join us for a Member Social – Saturday, July 15th, 2017 4:00-7:00PM at Twisted Oar at Holiday Marina! July 14, 2017