Frequently Requested Information
Saturday, April 22 - Electronics Recycling & More Event, Keep Golden Isles Beautiful, 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Glynn Place Mall – JC Penney end of parking lot. See flyer for a full list of recyclables and other services..
We conduct educational seminars and educational presentations on topics important to the environmental health of Glynn County.
How Our Kids IQ are Hurt (Mercury, PCBs, and others) Most hazards can be avoided, but knowing where they are is key. "Little Things Matter" This 7 minute video explains what you can do to protect you and your family.
The GEC worked to implement an Integrated Pest Management program in Glynn County Schools. We also helped arrange and fund testing of certain school properties for contamination, resulting in eventual clean-up of Goodyear Elementary School. We are currently working to have Altama Elementary School re-tested for toxaphene degradation products and other chemicals.
Diamond Back Terrapin - The Diamondback terrapin is a salt marsh turtle commonly found throughout coastal Georgia. In the summer months, May through the end of July, female terrapins venture to the causeways in search of high grounds on which to lay their eggs. Unfortunately many are hit by cars. However, you can prevent this!