• Forest Fire Management

    FOR-241, Lecture: 2, Lab: 3, Credits: 3
    No prerequisites.No corequisites.

    This course covers the nature of wildfire and the uses of prescribed burning in a forest or urban interface setting. Topics include prevention, detection, suppression, causes, and the ecological and economic effects of fire. Upon completion, students should be able to use fire as a management tool and participate in the suppression of wildfire.