UGA Extension Office


Emergency Resources:


Get educated about Coronavirus (COVID-19): The CDC and USDA offer the latest guidelines for preventing the spread of the virus and answers to many questions. UGA provides information about health, travel, emergency preparedness and campus operations through their website. UGA Extension offers resources on sanitizing your home, hand washing, emergency food supplies, and keeping farm operations running.

Due to the continuing outbreak of COVID-19 we are closed to the public until further notice. All of our programs are cancelled through the end of April.  We will not be offering programming until the school system re-opens. Questions may be sent to We appreciate your patience and cooperation during this time.  Thank you for your understanding and patience, and stay well!

Welcome to the Okefenokee!


The Charlton County Cooperative Extension Office extends lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education. UGA Extension helps Georgians become healthier, more productive, financially independent and environmentally responsible. Extension agents stay in touch with issues relevant to people in local communities.  

Our program areas include:

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To learn more about our upcoming events visit our Agriculture and Natural Resources and 4-H Youth Development pages  

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