Timber Harvesting

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

Through this course, the student gains an understanding of timber harvesting equipment operation, maintenance, and safety. The student assesses land for proper skid trails, landings, and access and erosion control. Harvesting ethics and laws such as trespassing are discussed. The student learns how to find land boundaries using tax maps.

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