Field Silviculture

Course ID: 
FNRM 4511
Description: 

(2.0 cr; Prereq - 3104, 3411, 3612; summer, every year)

Collection of field data to prepare/write silvicultural prescriptions for regeneration, thinning, and harvesting in context of landscape, watershed, and wildlife habitat issues. Field exercises in forest entomology, pathology, tree improvement, and nontimber forest products. Tree planting. Marking stands for harvest. Taught at Cloquet Forestry Center. Field trips to forests managed by state/industry.

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