Thunder Bay • Orillia

Type C: Engineering, Mathematical and Natural Sciences - Canadian Forest Plant Species

Natural Resources Management 1011 Canadian Forest Plant Species
An introduction to the identification of trees of Canada including important introduced species. Lab instruction emphasizes identification, classification, site requirements and uses of important species. Lecture instruction emphasizes relevant conifer and hardwood morphology, taxonomy, Canadian forest vegetation and elementary ecological concepts. Scientific names and terminology are used in lectures, laboratory work and examinations. Each student is required to complete a plant collection and to pass an outdoor tree identification test.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Offering: 2-3; 0-0
Notes: This course is for Georgian College HBASc Environmental Sustainability Major (Specialization in Ecosystem Management) students only.
Course Classifications: Type C: Engineering, Mathematical and Natural Sciences