Teachers, if you have not registered for the Wildlife CDE and you plan to enter, please go ahead and register so we will know how many teams to expect.
This year we will host both an Area I and an Area II FFA Wildlife Mgt CDE.
Area I will be held Tuesday, September 29 at Sonoraville High School.
Area II will be held Tuesday, September 22 at Whitehall Forest at Flinchum's Phoenix near the UGA Animal Science Arena. Check here for directions: http://www.forestry.uga.edu/about/directions.php
Both events will start with registration from 4:00 - 5:00 pm and the event will start at 5 pm. Team which arrive as early as 4 pm may go ahead and compete.
The event underwent a few changes; please download the most recent rules and score sheets at www.gaaged.org. The CDE format is below:
There will be both a Senior and Junior Divisions
Top three teams from each division will advance to the state competition - Nov. 5- at Swainsboro.
Four members to a team - all four scores count
Each team member will compete in only one practicum area
Will not have a Team Activity on the Area Level
White Tail Deer:
-Ocular Antler Estimation
-Deer Mgt Exam
General Wildlife ID:
-Identify species, plants, and equipment
Boating Regulations / Aquatic ID
-Boating Regulation Exam
-Identify Aquatic species, plants, equipment
If you plan to participate, please respond to this email to indicate your intent and the division(s) Junior or Senior or both and either Area I or Area II.