|Creator:||Georgia Wildlife Federation.|
|Title:||Georgia Wildlife Federation collection|
|Quantity:||0.4 Linear feet (1 document box)|
GWF began as a sportsman's organization in 1936 and since then it has grown to become Georgia's oldest and largest conservation organization. Today, our members include bird watchers, hunters, anglers, educators, gardeners, hikers - a diverse group of individuals united by our concern and compassion for the environment. As an organization, GWF takes stands on issues based on ecological and wildlife principles. GWF utilizes its members' diverse interests to work together and move toward a common goal - protecting Georgia's tremendous natural beauty and diversity. The Georgia Wildlife Federation is a member supported, not-for-profit conservation organization and the state affiliate of the National Wildlife Federation. Georgia Wildlife Federation - About Us http://www.gwf.org/aboutus/aboutus.html (Retrieved October 6, 2009)
The collection consists of assorted printed material such as issues of Georgia Wildlife and The Call, in addition to publications from the Georgia Wildlife Press on conservation areas in Georgia such as the Okefenokee Swamp, the Barrier Islands, the Flint River, and the Chattahoochee River. Also included is a jar of tupelo honey from the Alcovy River Swamp.
Georgia Wildlife Federation collection, MS 3114. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.
Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: Altamaha Riverkeeper collection; Georgia Water Management Campaign collection; Georgia Water Bill of Rights collection; Georgia Conservancy collection; James E. Kundell papers; Upper Chattahoochee Riverkeeper collection; Elizabeth Reid Blood papers; Ronald G. Cummings papers; Kathryn J. Hatcher collection.