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Posted: Thursday, August 21st 2014 at 4:16pm

Georgia DNR conducts rescue training at Tallulah Gorge

By Rob Moore Editor
EMAIL STORY CONTACT EDITOR PRINT
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A Georgia Department of Natural Resources helicopter emerges from behind the trees after practicing a basket pickup rescue in Tallulah Gorge State Park. (Photo/Rob Moore)
TALLULAH FALLS - Personnel from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources and other agencies spent much of Thursday in Tallulah Gorge practicing for emergency rescues.

The long-line training in the gorge involved two helicopters and highlighted Georgia DNR Law Enforcement Division Rangers, pilots and aerial observers.

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