Management of forest ecosystems for sustaining ecological integrity, soil productivity, water quality, wildlife habitat, biological diversity, commodity production in landscape context. Silvics, forest dynamics, disturbances, regeneration, restoration, silvicultural systems. Ramifications of management choices. Weekend field trip.
Students enrolled in the FNRM major on the Forest Ecosystem Management and Conservation (FEMC) track should take FNRM 5413 concurrently.