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Controlling Deer Damage In Georgia

Preface and Acknowledgements

Get a downloadable version of Controlling Deer Damage in Georgia (revised June 2008). You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print this document.

This booklet is intended to provide advice to all types of individuals experiencing deer damage problems. The Wildlife Resources Division hopes this booklet will serve as a quality source of information for handling deer damage problems. If you need additional assistance with deer damage or any other wildlife related problems, feel free to contact your local Wildlife Resource Division office.

Game Management Offices
 Region I Armuchee  (706) 295-6041
 Region II Gainesville  (770) 535-5700
 Region III Thomson  (706) 595-4222
 Region III Thomson (Augusta) (706) 667-4672
 Region IV Fort Valley  (478) 825-6354
 Region V Albany   (229) 430-4254
 Region VI Fitzgerald  (229) 426-5267
 Region VII Brunswick  (912) 262-3173
 * Headquarters  (770) 918-6416


We express our sincere appreciation to the 2001 deer committee members for their valuable assistance reviewing and editing this booklet. Deer committee members (2001) included: Haven Barnhill, John Bowers, Bill Cooper, Jim Ezell, Dan Forster, Ken Grahl, Scott McDonald, Nick Nicholson, Mike VanBrackle, and Greg Waters. We also thank Melissa Cummings, Wildlife Resources Division Public Affairs Office, for layout and printing assistance. Additionally, we would like to thank Jeff Jackson and Gary Wade for their assistance in producing the deer tolerant plant list.

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