Thanks to all that participated in the Jr. Tree ID contest yesterday.  A special thanks goes out to Jeff Fariss,  Bill Lott and Jimmy Mock for bringing the samples to use and setting it up.  Thanks also to Justin Sealy and Jerry Taylor for their help also with set-up, registration and scoring.  The entire results for the Jr. Tree ID contest held at the Georgia National Fair can be found attached to this email.  The top 10 participants are as follows when tie-breakers were included.  

 1      Richard Thompson - Brantley Co.   94 
 2      Nathan Webb - Colquitt Co. 86 
 3      Amber Bush - Appling High   86
 4      Jasmine Gause - Jefferson Co.   86 
 5      L Katie Russe - Colquitt Co. 80 
 6      Darren Crews - Bleckley Co.   80 
 7      Caroline McClain - Ware Co. 80
 8      Brenna Phillips - Treutlen High 78 
 9      Miguel Zavala - Appling High   76 
10      Jessica Sewell - Bleckley Co.   76  

The Top 2 Senior Teams were:
1st Place - Appling High (Advisor Van Mills)
2nd Place - Brantley Co. (Advisor Richard Gill)

John Allen Bailey
Central Region Forestry Teacher
711 Kite Hwy.
Swainsboro, GA  30401