FRSC3140 - Forest Measurements & Mapping


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Forest Measurements & Mapping

Course Description

An introduction to the methods of assessing information on forest resources and presenting relevant information in a map format. Instruction includes forest inventory techniques, measuring standing trees, log rules and scaling, and growth measurements. Mapping includes basic mapping techniques, acreage determination, constructing cover maps of forest types and wildlife habitat, and map orientation and interpretation. Prerequisite(s): FRSC 1180 with a minimum grade of C.