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Outreach News from Warnell

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 12:01pm - There are over 100,000 acres of private ponds in Georgia being managed for sportfish production. Sportfish ponds and small impoundments provide significant opportunity to enjoy the outdoors and enhance property value.   Properly managed ponds can provide an abundant supply of fish for food and recreation, attract wildlife, add aesthetics and increase value of both urban and rural lands. A combination of classroom presentations and hands-on field activities will provide participants the opportunity to develop new knowledge and basic skills associated with pond…
Fri, 03/17/2017 - 01:49pm - Joseph Hamilton, Forest Landowner, and Alex Singleton, International Paper  “African American forestland retention in coastal South Carolina”
News, Outreach, Seminar, Video
Mon, 02/06/2017 - 01:35pm - Warnell's Dr. Kamal Gandhi and Gail Westcot, who is the director of the Mary Kahrs Warnell Education Center, were both honored recently for their contributions to forestry. Gandhi, associate professor of forest entomology, and Westcot were recognized at the annual meeting of the Southeastern Society of American Foresters in late January. Gandhi received the Research and Development Award, and Westcot won the Public Education and Technology Transfer Award. Both Gandhi and Westcot accepted their awards at the 2017 SESAF Annual Meeting in Florida.
News, Outreach, Research
Fri, 02/03/2017 - 01:01pm - To prepare future educators for the growing field of environmental education, the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) and the Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources are launching an environmental education certificate program this fall.
News, Outreach