Productivity and Ecology of Forest Soils

Forest soils are fundamental to the development and function of forested ecosystems. This course will focus on soil-site factors affecting plant and wildlife communities, site quality estimation, site modification and enhancement, and the effects of forest management and other human-related disturbances on forest soil functions.

Prerequisites

Prior coursework in Introductory Soils, Silviculture, Forest Hydrology, Biogeochemistry, and Applied Forest Ecology are strongly recommended.

Course ID
FNRM 3205
FNRM 5205
Credits
3
Semester Offered
Fall
Course Frequency
even years