Forestry
Term : Fall 2019
Catalog Year : 2019-2020

FOR 483 - Forestry In The Wildland - Urban Interface

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Description: This course provides an overview of the social and biological complexities of managing forests in the wildland-urban interface (WUI). The course uses social science theory, concepts and analytic techniques for understanding human-forest ecosystems using human communities as a fundamental unit of social organization. Emphasis is placed on understanding how WUI management differs from management of similar resource values in wildlands. Letter grade only.

Units: 3

Sections offered: Spring 2020

Prerequisite: Junior Status or higher