Outreach News from Warnell
Tue, 05/08/2018 - 03:12pm - Dr. Kim Coder was awarded the 2018 Walter Barnard Hill Fellow Award for Distinguished Achievement in Public Service and Outreach which is UGA’s highest award in public service and outreach.
Mon, 04/02/2018 - 08:50am - Hemlock woolly adelgid can kill hemlock trees in as little as three years. Insecticides are commonly used to conserve hemlock forests. Research has shown that the insecticide use in hemlock forests is a responsible management choice, as it preserves a keystone species while having little to no negative effects on the surrounding ecosystem. Soil arthropods, canopy arthropods, and aquatic insect communities have all been assessed. Now Elizabeth Benton is working to get the last pieces of the puzzle: forest pollinators and arthropod seed dispersers. She is…
Thu, 03/29/2018 - 05:12pm - Spring has arrived – and with warm weather and new gardens wildlife will again inflict damage on lawns, landscape, and gardens. There are several simple and inexpensive things that homeowners can do to deter wildlife and prevent wildlife problems.
Thu, 10/26/2017 - 03:49pm - A group of agricultural and natural resource organizations are partnering together to bring Georgia’s top experts on feral swine together in a series of educational workshops for farmers and landowners in November and December.