Natural Resources Conservation A.A.S.
Course DescriptionIntro to Forestry and NR
Field identification of important forest trees and shrubs, their growth characteristics and uses are introduced. Basic instruction is provided in forest management problems, forest measurement, utilization, forest ecology, silviculture, forest wetlands, natural resources recreation, wildlife conservation, urban forestry and natural resource organizations. Several field forestry exercises are used to provide students with practical experience. 3 credits (2 lecture hours, 3 laboratory hours), fall semester