Thunder Bay • Orillia

Honours Bachelor of Science (Water Resource Science Major)(TB) - Habitat Planning

Natural Resources Management 3219 Habitat Planning
Principles of habitat management for fish and wildlife will be discussed and reviewed. Particular emphasis will be placed on understanding the concepts of ecosystem management for wildlife and forest products as well as understanding how selected wildlife species respond to changes in their environment. The impact of forest management on fish and wildlife habitat will be considered and means and methods to mitigate any potentially harmful effects will be an important part of the course. Habitat requirements of selected groups of species will be listed and placed within an ecosystem context.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Offering: 0-0; 2-3
Course Classifications: Type C: Engineering, Mathematical and Natural Sciences