Course Websites

The following is a list of courses taught by faculty in the Department of Forest Resources in both FNRM and ESPM subject areas. Some of the courses have links to syllabi, schedules, and other materials.

Forest and Natural Resource Management (FNRM)

  • FNRM 1001 Orientation and Information Systems (co-taught), 1 cr.
  • FNRM 1101 Dendrology: Identifying Forest Trees and Shrubs, 3 cr.
  • FNRM 1901 Freshman Seminar, 1 cr.
  • FNRM 2101 Identifying Forest Plants, 1 cr.
  • FNRM 2102 Northern Forests Field Ecology, 2 cr.
  • FNRM 2104 Measuring Forest Resources, 1 cr.
  • FNRM 3101/5101 Park and Protected Area Tourism, 3 cr.   
  • FNRM 3104/5104 Forest Ecology, 4 cr.
  • FNRM 3114/5114 Hydrology and Watershed Management, 3 cr.
  • FNRM 3131 Geographical Information Systems (GIS) for Natural Resources, 4 cr.
  • FNRM 3201/5201 Introduction to Travel and Tourism, 3 cr.
  • FNRM 3203/5203 Forest Fire and Disturbance Ecology, 3 cr.
  • FNRM 3204/5204 Landscape Ecology and Management, 3 cr.
  • FNRM 3205/5205 Productivity and Ecology of Forest Soils, 3 cr.
  • FNRM 3206/5206 Park and Protected Area Management Field Studies, 2 cr.
  • FNRM 3208/5208 Tropical Forest Ecology, Natural History and Measurements, 3 cr.
  • FNRM 3218/5218 Measuring and Modeling Forests, 3 cr.
  • FNRM 3262/5262 Remote Sensing and Geospatial Analysis of Natural Resources and Environment, 4 cr.
  • FNRM 3411/5411 Managing Forest Ecosystems: Silviculture, 4 cr.
  • FNRM 3431/5431 Timber Harvesting and Road Planning, 2 cr.
  • FNRM 3471/5471 Forest Planning and Management, 3 cr.
  • FNRM 3501/5501 Arboriculture: Selection and Maintenance of Trees, 3 cr.
  • FNRM 4232W/5232 Managing of Recreational Lands (WI), 4 cr.
  • FNRM 4501/5501 Urban Forest Management: Managing Greenspaces for People, 3 cr.
  • FNRM 4511 Field Silviculture, 2 cr.
  • FNRM 4515 Field Remote Sensing and Resource Survey, 2 cr.
  • FNRM 4521 Field Timber Harvesting and Road Planning, 2 cr. 
  • FNRM 5131 Geographical Information Systems (GIS) for Natural Resources, 4 cr.
  • FNRM 5146 (GCC 5008)  Grand Challenge: Policy and Science of Global Environmental Change, 3 cr.
  • FNRM 5153 Forest Hydrology and Watershed Biogeochemistry, 3 cr.
  • FNRM 5161 Northern Forest Field Course, 2 cr.
  • FNRM 5228 Advanced Topics in Assessment and Modeling of Forests, 3 cr.
  • FNRM 5259 Visitor Behavior Analysis, 3 cr.
  • FNRM 5264 Advanced Forest Management Planning, 3 cr.
  • FNRM 5412 Advanced Remote Sensing and Geospatial Analysis, 3 cr.
  • FNRM 5413 Managing Forest Ecosystems: Silviculture Lab, 1 cr.
  • FNRM 5611 Field Silviculture, 1 cr.
  • FNRM 5615 Field Remote Sensing and Resource Survey, 1 cr.
  • FNRM 5621 Field Timber Harvesting and Road Planning, 1 cr.
  • FNRM 8107 Seminar: Forest Resources, 1 cr.

Environmental Sciences, Policy, and Management (ESPM)

  • ESPM 1002 Orientation to Environmental Sciences, Policy and Management Major for Transfer Students, 1 cr.
  • ESPM 1011 Issues in the Environment, 3 cr.
  • ESPM 2021 Environmental Sciences: Integrated Problem Solving, 3 cr.
  • ESPM 2401 Environmental Education/Interpretation, 3 cr.
  • ESPM 3012 Statistical Methods for Environmental Scientists and Managers, 4 cr.
  • ESPM 3031/5031 Applied Global Positioning Systems for Geographic Information Systems, 3 cr.
  • ESPM 3101/5101 Conservation of Plant Biodiversity, 3 cr.
  • ESPM 3102 Managing International Natural Resources Programs and Projects: Forests, Water, and Land Use, 3 cr.
  • ESPM 3108/5108 Ecology of Managed Systems, 3 cr.
  • ESPM 3202W/5202 Environmental Conflict Management, Leadership, and Planning, 3 cr.
  • ESPM 3204/5204 Sustainable Community-based Natural Resource Management, 3 cr.
  • ESPM 3211/5211 Survey, Measurements and Modeling for Environmental Analysis, 3 cr.
  • ESPM 3241W/5241 Natural Resource and Environmental Policy, 3 cr.
  • ESPM 3245/5245 Sustainable Land Use Planning & Policy, 3 cr.
  • ESPM 3251/5251 Natural Resources in Sustainable International Development, 3 cr.
  • ESPM 3261W/5261 Economics and Natural Resources Management, 4 cr.
  • ESPM 3271 Environmental Policy, Law, and Human Behavior, 3 cr.
  • ESPM 3703/5703 Agroforestry in Watershed Management, 3 cr.
  • ESPM 4041W Problem Solving for Environmental Change, 4 cr.
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  • ESPM 4242/5242 Methods for Environmental & Natural Resource Policy Analysis, 3 cr.
  • ESPM 4256/5256 Natural Resource Law and the Management of Public Lands and Waters, 3 cr.
  • ESPM 4295W/5295 GIS in Environmental Science and Management, 4 cr.
  • ESPM 4811/5811 Environmental Interpretation, 3 cr.

Natural Resources Science and Management (NR)

  • NR 5021 Statistics for Agricultural and Natural Resource Professionals, 3 cr.