Forest Planning and Management

Processes and techniques for scheduling forest management activities. Goals and objectives of landowners, industry, government, and society. Key issues in forest management and policies/regulations that influence management. Decision analysis: predicting forest outcomes, financial analysis, forest regulation, mathematical models, linear programming, tactical forest management, and economic analysis. Consideration of landscape-level management, desired future conditions, historical range of variability, wildlife management, carbon sequestration, resource monitoring, certification, and adaptive management.

Prerequisites

Recommended

  • ESPM 3261
  • FNRM 3218 or FNRM 3411

 

Course ID
FNRM 3471
FNRM 5471
Credits
3
Semester Offered
Fall
Course Frequency
every year