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Teachers,

Registration is open for the Area 1 and Area 2 Forestry CDEs. The Area 1 Forestry CDE will be held at the Gilmer County Livestock Facility (1020 Clear Creek Rd, Ellijay, GA 30536) on Wednesday, November 28th. Registration for the Area 1 CDE will begin at 2 pm and the contest will start at 2:30. The Area 2 Forestry CDE will be held at Flinchum's Phoenix in the Whitehall Forest- UGA (650 Phoenix Rd, Athens, GA 30605) on Thursday, November 29th. Registration for the Area 2 CDE will begin at 1:30 and the contest will begin at 2:30. 

T-Shirts are available for this event and are $12. The t-shirt design is attached and registration for t-shirts will end November 11th at 11 p.m.

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Forestry CDE team will consist of four individuals, and all four scores will count toward the team score. Each competitor will compete in 4 individual events at the Area CDE: Hand Compass, Timber Cruising for Board Foot, Timber Stand Improvement (TSI), and Tree Identification. Participants are allowed to bring the following tools to the event: Biltmore Stick, Clipboard and pencil, Compass (Azimuth or Bearing), Clinometer, and non-scientific calculator (no other equipment is permitted).  All written materials will be furnished for the event. Please make sure to consult the guidelines before coming to the event.

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Brandon Ray
North Region Forestry Teacher
Agricultural Education
204 Four Towers
The University of Georgia
Athens, Ga  30602
Office: 706-552-4465
Cell: 706-506-8110