Forestry

FOR4096Forest Landscape Design and Management 4 ch (3C 3L)

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to design and evaluate strategic forest management strategies aimed at meeting a variety of environmental, social, and economic forest values. Strategy design will require students to combine skill in use of state-of-the-art forest estate planning systems with an understanding of natural disturbance dynamics, forest certification, and forest land zoning concepts. The course builds on student abilities acquired in prerequisite courses FOR 2006 and FOR 3006.

Prerequisites: FOR 2006 and FOR 3006, or permission of instructor.