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“The professor that influenced me the most would have to be Professor Snyder. After taking a course with him, I knew his knowledge and charisma would impact my college career. I have worked closely with Professor Snyder throughout the four years I attended MSC. The wisdom and advice that I have received from Professor Snyder have helped me accelerate in my career and personal life. He has been a true inspiration and I will use knowledge he has taught me the rest of my life.”

School of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Dean: Christopher L. Nyberg
Phone: (315) 684-6083

Renewable Resources Technology B.Tech.

Course Description

Geospatial Tech Applications I

This course involves the presentation of two integrated teaching modules that focus on the application of geospatial technology to forest and wildlife management. The first module includes the application of geospatial technologies to the integrated management and monitoring of forest land. The second module utilizes the application of geospatial technology to assess habitat resources for wildlife management. The two modules incorporate the global positioning system (GPS), geographic information system (GIS), and remote sensing technologies combined with field-tested, scientifically-based principles providing an integrated approach to natural resources management. The two modules are vertically integrated where field measurements are combined based on common sampling points. Pre- or Co-requisite: RREN 303; (junior standing or permission of the instructor) 1 credit (1 lecture hour, 2 laboratory hours), 10-week course, spring semester

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William S. Snyder
Chair - Environmental Sciences Department
(315) 684-6237
Bicknell Hall, Room 107

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