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These are divided into groups to make it easier for you to find those that are useful to you. You can select a topic below and jump right to there or scroll down and meander.

Should you find any not working, please let us know.
If we have missed your favorite, please let us know that, too, and we'll add it.

Professional Horticulture Trade Associations:

Southern Nursery Association
Georgia Green Industry Association
Georgia Turf Association
UAC (Urban Ag Council) (Georgia)

Georgia Urban Forest Council
Georgia Organics
Arboriculture, International Society of
Arborists, American Society of Consulting
Botanical Society of America
International Plant Propagators' Society
Mulch and Soil Council
US Composting Council

American Public Garden Association
Seed Trade Association, American
Georgia Assn. of Water Professionals

Government Agencies and Departments:

Federal -

U.S. Dept. of Agriculture
Risk Management Agency
Environmental Protection Agency
National Resources Conservation Service
Patent and Trademark Office
U.S. Dept. of Transportation

U.S. Geological Survey

State of Georgia-

Dept. of Agriculture
Extension Service
Environmental Protection Division
Dept. of State
Dept. of Transportation

County/City -

Carroll County

Douglas County
Haralson County
Paulding County
Polk County
Carrollton, City of
Dallas, City of
Douglasville, City of
Newnan, City of
Marietta, City of
Villa Rica, City of

Old Farmer's Almanac
National Weather Service (home page)
National Hurricane Center
Stormpulse (a new storm tracker - very cool)
National Storm Prediction Center
NOAA Coastal info
National Data Buoy Center
Georgia State Climatology Offic

USDA Crop Weather (GA)
Southeast Regional Climate Center
NASA Satellite for Southeast from Global Hydrology & Climate Center

New climate change page from Weather Underground


NOAA Rainfall-real time & historical
NOAA River & Lake information
USGS - stream flows
USGS - ground water info
USGS - surface water info
USGS - Drought Watch
UGA - Georgia Automatic  Environmental Monitoring
UGA - Drought in Georgia

Trial Gardens:

UGA - The Gardens, annual and perennial trials
University of Florida
Dallas Arboretum


Plant Associations/Botanical Societies:

There are so many of these we put them on their own page.
Click here to go there.


There are many, many sites focused on this these days. Please share the ones you've found most useful.

EPA (Fed) Sustainability home page
The Sustainability Institute
UNC Sustainability Office
U.S.D.A. Sustainability in Agriculture
Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SE)
USGS - Sustainability of Ground Water
Alliance of Sustainable Horticulture
Branch-Smith's "Project:Green Industry" blog
U.S. Green Building Council
Georgia Urban Forestry Council
Sustainable Site Initiative
EPA GreenScapes

Project Evergreen
Georgia Water Wise Council

Ecology/Natural Resources:

Bureau of Reclamation Water Conservation
Center for Plant Conservation
Conservation Fund, The
Conservation Foundation, The
Conservation Online Resources
Forest Conservation Portal
Land Trust Alliance, The
Natural Resources Conservation Service
Nature Conservancy, The
Plant Conservation Alliance
Rivers Asociation, American
Soil & Water Conservation Society
Trust for Public Land, The
Water Resources Association, American

The Birds & the Bees
(and the Bats & the Butterflies)

There are so many of these we put them on their own page.
Click here to go there.


Pests & Pathology:

Audubon Society, The

still working on this...



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