Weather Alert check hereLocal Weather Alerts
There are currently no active weather alerts.
Select Page

Low Water Levels in the Okefenokee Impacting Visitor Services

The Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge is experiencing low water levels in much of the refuge which is impacting access to several of the overnight shelters in the swamp and closing many trails in the Okefenokee Wilderness Trail System.  Beginning on November 14, the...

Emergency Animal Shelter

Due to Hurricane Matthew Temporary Emergency Animal Evacuation Shelter – open to shelters/rescues and personally owned pets. Crates and supplies must be provided by shelter/rescue or owner. It is for ANYONE either living here or passing through town due the...

Bees, Butterflies and Beyond Symposium 2016:

Pollinators and Plants Vincent Gardens is a Certified Nursery located in Douglas Georgia. Owner operator, Donna Vincent prides herself on providing quality plants for residential and commercial use and strives to be knowledgeable and stock the plants that will...

Okefenokeology 2016

A fun and informative course that takes you on a tour of the Okefenokee Swamp. Five two-hour classes and a field trip into The Land of the Trembling Earth allow you to experience the mysteries and wonder of this magnificent wetland. The instructor uses many animal and...

September is National Preparedness Month

“Don’t Wait. Communicate. Make Your Emergency Plan Today.” That’s the message emergency managers are sharing with people all over America during the month of September. September is National Preparedness Month and the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) is...