Timber Harvesting

Course Number: 
AGR 1062
Semester: 
Spring
Subject: 
Agriculture and Animal Science (AGR)
Credits 
4.00

Through this course, the student will gain an understanding of timber harvesting equipment operation, maintenance, and safety. The student will assess land for proper skid trails, landings, and access and erosion control. Harvesting ethics and laws such as trespassing will be discussed. Students will look at how to find land boundaries using tax maps.

3 hours of lecture, 3 hours of lab per week.