Timeroom: Spring 2023

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Durham   Thompson School of Applied Sci :: Forest Technology

FORT 470 (01) - Applied Silviculture

Applied Silviculture

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   14  
CRN: 56377
Special Fees: $122.00
Silvicultural practices in the U.S. including reforestation systems. Improvement of forest stands employing the basic tending practices of weeding, thinning, and pruning. Marking of stands prior to logging operations. Prereq: permission of instructor or FORT 461 and FORT 463. 2 lec/1 4-hr lab. Special Fee.
Equivalent(s): FORT 270
Instructors: Michael Simmons
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 TR 9:40am - 11:00am PTNM 111
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 T 2:10pm - 5:00pm PTNM 139A
Durham   Thompson School of Applied Sci :: Forest Technology

FORT 579 (01) - Wildland Fire Ecology and Management

Wildland Fire Ecol and Manage

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   12  
CRN: 51593
Special Fees: $41.00
An exploration of the historical context of wildland fire and how our changing climate and past management practices influence future fire regimes at local and national scales. This course will provide instruction in fire ecology, and prescribed fire theory and methods. Students will learn the basic knowledge of forest fire control and use and will focus on firefighting, the impacts of fire on vegetation, and the use of prescribed fire in forest and wildlife management. Special Fee.
Equivalent(s): FORT 279, FORT 479
Only listed majors in section: FOREST TECH, FORESTRY
Instructors: Heidi Giguere
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 T 12:40pm - 2:30pm PTNM 111
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 R 12:40pm - 3:30pm PTNM 111
Durham   Thompson School of Applied Sci :: Forest Technology

FORT 581 (01) - Applied Geospatial Techniques

Applied Geospatial Techniques

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 56553
Geographic Information Systems (GIS) are integral to natural resource management and these technologies/software have become widespread throughout various fields. Proficiency in fundamental GIS skills is imperative for resource managers. Students will 1) develop an understanding of imagery acquisition and remote sensing systems/technologies; 2) develop skills in identification, interpretation, and mapping of land/vegetation features, including an understanding of map projection; 3) gain experience in GIS software to perform fundamental geoprocessing and mapping techniques.
Equivalent(s): FORT 281
Instructors: Nicholas Lanzer
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 F 2:10pm - 6:00pm COLE C142
Durham   Thompson School of Applied Sci :: Forest Technology

FORT 597 (01) - Work Experience

Work Experience

Credits: 0.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Credit/Fail Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 52269
Career-related employment (10 weeks, generally in the summer following freshman year) in a forestry, urban tree care, or other department-approved natural resources area. Cr/F.
Equivalent(s): FORT 297
Only listed majors in section: FOREST TECH
Instructors: STAFF
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 Hours Arranged OFFCMP TBA