Natural Resources Conservation A.A.S.
Course DescriptionPrinciples of Arboriculture
Introduction to the art, science and technology of woody plant health care. Emphasis on the care of landscape trees and shrubs in residential, campus and municipal settings. Major topics include tree mechanics; pruning and training trees; cabling; risk tree management; site evaluation and tree planting and establishment. Co-requisite: NATR 161 2 credits (2 lecture hours), spring semester