Saturday, November 3, 2007

Looks Like a Rough Landing

This weekend, I'm in the Georgia mountains. It's perfectly beautiful here, but, even though I knew about the drought, somehow seeing the empty river and lakes was shocking. The pictures below are of the Hiawassee River in Towns County. You can see the dry docks, the highway bridge over mud and the "water" slide to nowhere. Shocking is really the only word that fits. I wanted you to see this:










3 comments:

Ataru Atlanta said...

Saw about the same stuff up in Dahlonega this weekend at Hemlock Fest. Folks were poling canoes across a pond rather than paddling; it was sobering to say the least.

Vic said...

glad something finally sobered you up Benson. :-)

Ataru Atlanta said...

Hey now!! ;-)