Tree Photo Contest
The UGA Arboretum Committee is hosting an eight-month photo contest to help document the trees that have become part of the UGA campus’s personality. Open to students, faculty, staff and the general public, photographers could win up to $500 for taking a photo of their favorite tree or shrub. Deadline for submissions is Jan. 17, 2016.
Learn more about the Tree Photo Contest.
Ticks in Georgia
Ticks are endemic in every part of Georgia. While most tick bites don't do much more than make you itch, some Georgia ticks can carry Rocky Mountain spotted fever—a flu-like illness that can cause complications for young children and those with suppressed immune systems.
Get tips to prevent tickborne diseases.