Our Mission and Upcoming Events
GEC At A Glance
What? We work for a safe and healthy place to raise our families by assuring a clean environment and healthy economy for citizens of coastal Georgia.
Where? Coastal Georgia which resides within one of the most environmentally unique ecosystems on earth.
When? Now, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Why? Because we share a desire for and commitment to a clean environment & healthy economy.
How? We do it through a broad choice of activities in areas such as: Community Organizing; Technical Assistance; Water Quality and Safe Seafood; Air Quality; Education; Public Hearings; Lobbying Efforts; Clean-Ups; and Superfund Work.
April 6, 2015 - McIntosh County students win at regional science fair
March 30, 2015 - Does Living Near A Superfund Site Increase Cancer Risks?
March 25, 2015 - Students recognized at science and engineering fair
February 24, 2015 - EPA Cleanup Plan for Brunswick Site Questioned
January 31, 2015 - Battle over rising seas in Glynn
January 23, 2015 - State legislator asks for more public comment time on superfund site
January 12, 2015 - Locals, activists slam EPA proposal to clean Georgia Superfund site
January 5, 2015 - Honeywell superfund site report skewed towards ‘whites’
January 1, 2015 – Op-Ed: EPA cleanup plan unacceptable - Or - A lasting solution for Brunswick
GEC 1st Friday Lunch, July 3, 11:00 AM, I-HOP 5031 New Jesup Hwy, Brunswick. Our guest speaker is You. Please join us for the meeting and share what you are doing in our community, your issues and concerns, or otherwise inform and entertain.
GEC 1st Friday Lunch, August 7, 11:00 AM, I-HOP 5031 New Jesup Hwy, Brunswick. Our guest speaker is Valerie Crumpton, Executive Director of the International Seafarers' Center, whose mission is: Meeting the spiritual, emotional, and physical needs of the visiting crewmembers aboard the commercial vessels which come and go daily at the Port of Brunswick. Val will share information about the Port, the Seafarers' Center, and copies of the booklets distributed to ships regarding U.S. environmental regulations.
GEC 25th Anniversary Saturday, October 10, 12:00 to 4:00 PM, Two-Way Fish Camp Pavilion, 250 Ricefield Way, Brunswick, GA. Join us for the festivities featuring a delicious fish fry, entertainment by St. Simons Island singer/songwriter Tony Baker, and a silent auction.