James K Agee
Principles of wildlife habitat in forest and range ecosystems. Silvicultural principles applicable to wildlife conservation and management. Prerequisite: either ESRM 302 or ESRM 303. Offered: Sp.
Principles of silviculture: the growth and tending of forest stands; Principles of grassland, shrubland, and forest management for wildlife; Habitat models and landscape management for wildlife; Habitat conservation plans.
3 lectures a week. Majors will be taking ESC 351 concurrently, which is a field-based lab course.
ESC 322, Forest Ecosystems ESC 350 Wildlife Biology and Management or equivalents
Class Assignments and Grading
1 midterm Several problem sets Final exam
Midterm: 40% Problem Sets: 20% Final: 40%