Next Advisory Board Meeting

The next meeting of the GA-FIT Advisory Board will be on July 9th at the Jones Center at Ichauway.  Before the meeting, there will be a tour of project-related sites. For more information on how to participate, please call (229)430-2900 or email: [email protected]



GA-FIT is developing an HCP that will support the region's freshwater mussels while also supporting the regional agricultural economy

Fog over water in nature preserve

Drought SWAP

Georgia farmers have made investments in efficiency and the State of Georgia has made investments in the data and research needed to support careful water management. GA-FIT builds on these investments to implement innovations and incentives for effective drought response.

Irrigation system passing over water and field

GA-FIT Incentive Auction


GA-FIT is working to improve drought response capabilities in Georgia. GA-FIT seeks to protect streams while also protecting the economic well-being of farmers. We recently completed a project focused on incentives for voluntary irrigation suspension during drought.

Aerial view of broken center pivot irrigation system

Next Advisory Board Meeting

The GA-FIT Advisory Board will next meet in-peron on July 9, 2024 at the Jones Center at Ichauway. The schedule includes at tour of project-related sites from 10am-2pm and a meeting from 2pm-4pm. If you would like to attend, please call (229-430-2900) or email ([email protected]).


Stay up to date on our latest projects and what we're doing to protect Georgia's streams while also protecting the economic well-being of Georgia farmers.

April Advisory Board Meeting

The Advisory Board met on April 3, 2024. The Board received project updates and discussed the revised project area and updates to the draft HCP. Slides from the meeting are avaialble at the link below.

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