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BASF 331 - Land Management in the 21st Century


5 credits

Prerequisites
Admission to the BAS-FRM program or instructor permission.

This course exposes students to the different professional outcomes that can be achieved with a Forest Resources Management degree. Students will explore some of the most common contemporary issues in land management in the State of Washington, and how professionals in the field deal with those issues. Some topics to be discussed and analyzed are: controlled burn/wildfire management, parks and recreation, forest legislation and its applications, non-timber forest products, and wildlife management, new technologies for natural resources management, amongst other potential subjects.

Course Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to:

  • Describe contemporary issues in modern forest land management
  • Evaluate alternatives to management issues of forest resources
  • Prepare propositions papers as methods to solve the public misconceptions of resource management


Note
BAS-FRM degree course.



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