Georgia Forestry Commission Donates Equipment to Fish and Wildlife Management Program at SRTC

Tifton, GA – Students in the Fish and Wildlife Management program at Southern Regional Technical College's Tifton campus can now conduct prescribed burns safely thanks to Georgia Forestry Commission. GFC donated fire shirts and pants to students in the program on Monday. They also are allowing the students to make use of fire shelters which will be housed at the GFC Tifton command center whenever they need it. Ken Parker, Wildland Fire Specialist with Georgia Forestry Commission said...



Fish and Wildlife Management Students Visit Reed Bingham State Park

On Wednesday, July 15th, students in the Tifton Campus Fish and Wildlife Management program had the opportunity to visit Reed Bingham State Park. There they were able to learn about the gopher tortoise habitat and were shown how to use a camera for observing topher tortoises in their burrow by Jessica McGuire, a biologist with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources. The Fish and Wildlife Management Diploma is a two semester sequence of courses that prepares individuals to...