Cooperative Research Units
Education, Research And Technical Assistance For Managing Our Natural Resources
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About the Georgia Unit

D.B. Warnell School of Forest Resources, University of Georgia

The GA Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit is housed within the Daniel B. Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, located on the South Campus area of the University of Georgia.


The GA Unit occupies a suite of administrative offices on the 4th floor of Building 3 in the School of Forestry and Natural Resources. The Unit also has a suite of graduate student and technical staff offices on the 2nd floor of the same building as well as a motor pool for its boats and work vehicles. The motor pool is located at the School's Whitehall Forest, about six miles south of main campus.

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Current Staff

Federal Staff: 3

Masters Students: 6

Phd Students: 4

Post Docs: 3

University Staff: 4

5 Year Summary

Students graduated: 13

Scientific Publications: 40

Presentations: 160


Contact Us

Georgia Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit Athens, GA 30602-2152 Phone: (706) 542 - 5260 Fax: (706) 542 - 8356

Unit Leader

Cecil Jennings
Dr. Cecil A. Jennings

I came to the Georgia Unit in 1994 as the Assistant Unit Leader Fisheries and have been the Unit Leader since 1997. Prior to Georgia, I was a research fisheries biologist at the U.S. Geological Survey's Upper Mississippi Science Center from 1990 to 1994.

Georgia Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit Cooperators

  1. Georgia Department of Natural Resources
  2. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  3. U.S. Geological Survey
  4. University of Georgia
  5. Wildlife Management Institute