Urban Forest Management: Managing Greenspaces for People

This course is designed for upper level undergraduate and graduate students in urban forestry, forestry, natural resources, landscape architecture, landscape design and planning curriculi. This is a management course with less emphasis on tree care than FNRM 3501. Topics of study include: risk assessment and management; inventorying and developing maintenance programs; legal perspectives of urban forest management; urban user preferences; minimizing green and gray infrastructure conflicts; protecting the resources during development and urban expansion; storm preparedness and response.

Course ID
FNRM 4501
FNRM 5501
Credits
3
Semester Offered
Spring
Course Frequency
every year
Instructor