Science and Environment



Civilian Conservation Corps

Article written for the About North Georgia website. With links to listing of known North Georgia CCC camps.

Georgia 2000 Information System

Provides data from the 2000 Census, county vital statistics, economic development agencies, school districts and other resources for Georgia.

Giff Beaton

Contains photos and information on birds, dragonflies and other nature topics.

Keep Georgia Beautiful

Information on the environmental efforts of the organization. With links to activities, affiliate services, events, education, annual awards and grants.

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration: Georgia

Government agency with with regulatory and operational responsibilities. Provides information services about programs or activities based in, or focused on Georgia. MS Word document.

Society for Georgia Archaeology

Nonprofit organization created to promote the understanding, preserve, and support education and research on Georgia's archaeological sites.

Southeast Georgia Wildlife

Information on wild animals, some reptiles and birds found in Pierce, Ware, Clinch, Wayne, Charlton and bordering counties in Georgia.

State Botanical Garden of Georgia

A 313-acre preserve at the University of Georgia that features the state's flora.

The Geology of Georgia

From the Department of Geology of the University of Georgia. Covers the Valley and Ridge, the Blue Ridge, the Piedmont, the Fall Line, the Coastal Plain, geologic history, four geologic regions and their highways, and major geologic hazards.

UGA-Agricultural Experiment Stations, Research and Education

Links research highlights and information on the agricultural experiment stations and research and education centers.

University of West Georgia – Department of Geosciences, Geology and Geography

Information on academic programs, curriculum, and staff. With news and departmental assessment.

USGS: Science In Your Backyard: Georgia

Features list of resources, news releases, maps and real time information about scientific topics of interest for Georgia.

Wildlife Resources Division

General information and resources for hunting, fishing, boating, nongame animals and plants.