August 2nd at The Classic Center in Athens
The Georgia Conservancy's Common Ground Summit will bring together communities large and small interested in sustainable economic futures through conservation and outdoor recreation. Funding mechanisms, land acquisitions, historic preservation, collaborations, partnerships, marketing - each community or initiative has a unique story to tell.
August 25th on The Chattahoochee River in Columbus
Run the rapids through Downtown Columbus with 1,000 of closest friends during the 5th Annual Grand Columbus Whitewater Paddle. The Grand will feature day-long discounted rafting led by Whitewater Express and an island party to watch all the rafters braving the Chattahoochee. It will be a Grand time!
September 21st at The Stave Room in Atlanta
The Georgia Conservancy is proud to honor Rob Williams of the Institute of Georgia Environmental Leadership (IGEL) as the 2018 Distinguished Conservationist. The Distinguished Conservationist Award recognizes an individual or institution that has left a profound and lasting impact on the conservation and protection of Georgia's natural resources.