GEOG 170 :: Forest Ecosystem Surveying, Inventorying, and Monitoring
Spring 2013 @Hawaii CC

CRN: 18642 (E. HI), 18643 (W. HI)
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Orlo C. Steele
(808) 934-2623 (Ph)
(808) 934-2627 (Fax)
Instructional Mode: ITV
Dates: 01/07/2013 - 05/09/2013
9:00am- 11:45am
Origination Site: HawCC
Receive Sites: West Hawaii
Course Prerequisites: PreReq: “C” or better in Eng 100 or “C” or better in Eng 102; and “C” or better in Math 120; and “C” or better in ICS 101
CoReq: Geog 170L
Course Description: Designed for students in Forest TEAM and related careers. Methods used to survey, inventory and monitor native and planted forest ecosystems utilizing analog and electronic instruments. Discussion of the selection of sample sites and measurement of environmental and biological variables of forest ecosystems. Methods of analyzing information from data loggers and GPS units for computer analysis.
Textbooks: Revised Text 10-31-2012
Tree and Forest Measurement, 1st edition (REQUIRED)
by: PW West
Publisher: Springer
ISBN 3-540-40390-6
Additional Notes: Internet access required.
Updated: Wednesday, October 31, 2012 08:34:02