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Clermont Middle wins 1st and 2nd place in Forestry competition

Clermont Middle School forestry competition winners





















Congratulations to Clermont Middle School students who won first and second place in the district FFA Forestry Competition. The teams traveled to Silver River State Park in Ocala where they tested their knowledge and skill in dendrology, timber estimation, compass azimuth reading, distance estimation, tool identification, disease/disorder identification and forestry knowledge and came out on top. Hats off to South Lake High School, as well, whose team won third place. The competition consisted of teams from Lake, Sumter, Marion, Citrus and Hernando counties.