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Outdoor Learning Labs

ABAC Outdoor Learning Labs

J.G. Woodroof Farm
The J.G. Woodroof Farm is composed of approximately 200 acres of cropland, forest, wildlife areas, pastures and turf plots.

Other Amenities of the farm include:

  • Greenhouse
  • Cattle Production Unit
  • A wide variety of agricultural and forestry equipment

Forest Lakes Golf Course
The Forest Lakes Golf Course is a 9-hole golf course located 6 miles east of campus. This provides ideal locations for agriculture and natural resource majors to get hands on experience in the field.

Lake Baldwin
School of Agriculture and Natural Resources Aquatics Laboratory


Fishing: Restricted to ABAC students only (with permit).  A valid Georgia Fishing License is also required.  Students can secure this required permit at the Forest Resources Department in the Yow Building.

When: Daylight to dark

Bait: Only artificial lures, worms and crickets allowed. Bait fish are not permitted.

Creel Limits and Minimum Sizes: Bream, Catfish, and Crappie, any size, 25; Bass over 12″, 4.   All other fish MUST be returned to Lake Baldwin.

Swimming and boating are not permitted except as a part of a supervised class, camp or group outing

Regulations are strictly enforced. Violators will be fined $25, their permit revoked and/or disciplinary action will be taken if necessary.

Other Nature Study Areas

  • Deer Pens
  • Duck Pond