UGA Extension Office

Forestry Judging

What is Forestry Judging?

Forestry Judging teaches participants to identify trees, insects, and diseases. They also participate in compass and pacing activities and learn how to complete saw timber volume estimations. Forestry Judging provides an opportunity for youth to gain a better appreciation for our local forest resources and how they contribute to our economy and quality of life.

Who can participate?

  • Forestry Judging in open to 5th - 12th graders

Practices and Competition

  • Practices will be held weekly preceding the competition
  • District and State competitions will be held in September

More Information

For more information on becoming a part of the Forestry Judging team, please contact the Coweta County Extension office at or call 770-254-2620