Introduction to Forestry and Natural Resources

Written By Donald L. Grebner
Introduction to Forestry and Natural Resources
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 19 January 2021
  • ISBN : 0128190760
  • Pages : 512 pages
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Download or read book entitled Introduction to Forestry and Natural Resources by author: Donald L. Grebner which was release on 19 January 2021 and published by Academic Press with total page 512 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Introduction to Forestry and Natural Resources, Second Edition, presents a broad, completely updated overview of the profession of forestry. The book details several key fields within forestry, including forest management, economics, policy, utilization and forestry careers. Chapters deal specifically with forest regions of the world, landowners, forest products, wildlife habitats, tree anatomy and physiology, and forest disturbances and health. These topics are ideal for undergraduate introductory courses and include numerous examples and questions for students to ponder. There is also a section dedicated to forestry careers. Unlike other introductory forestry texts, which focus largely on forest ecology rather than practical forestry concepts, this book encompasses the economic, ecological and social aspects, thus providing a uniquely balanced text. The wide range of experience of the contributing authors equips them especially well to identify missing content from other texts in the area and address topics currently covered in corresponding college courses. Covers the application of forestry and natural resources around the world with a focus on practical applications and graphical examples Describes basic techniques for measuring and evaluating forest resources and natural resources, including fundamental terminology and concepts Includes management policies and their influence at the local, national and international levels

Introduction to Forestry and Natural Resources

Introduction to Forestry and Natural Resources
  • Author : Donald L. Grebner,Pete Bettinger,Jacek P. Siry,Kevin Boston
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-01-19
  • Total pages : 512
  • ISBN : 0128190760
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Summary : Introduction to Forestry and Natural Resources, Second Edition, presents a broad, completely updated overview of the profession of forestry. The book details several key fields within forestry, including forest management, economics, policy, utilization and forestry careers. Chapters deal specifically with forest regions of the world, landowners, forest products, wildlife habitats, ...

Introduction to Forests and Renewable Resources

Introduction to Forests and Renewable Resources
  • Author : John C. Hendee,Chad P. Dawson,Wenonah F. Sharpe
  • Publisher : Waveland Press
  • Release Date : 2012-02-03
  • Total pages : 480
  • ISBN : 0128190760
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Summary : For 75 years, few textbooks have served a topic as well as Introduction to Forests and Renewable Resources. Widely recognized for its comprehensive yet engaging coverage, this major revision provides an outstanding, up to date overview of management issues, conservation policies and practices related to forests and renewable resources, and an ...

Introduction to Forests and Renewable Resources

Introduction to Forests and Renewable Resources
  • Author : CHAD P. DAWSON,John C. Hendee
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019-10-24
  • Total pages : 504
  • ISBN : 0128190760
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Summary : The introductory course in natural resources is broader and more diverse than ever. Today's students need to know how to manage forest, wildlife, watershed, and range resources in a variety of environments and serving the needs of myriad stakeholders. To that end, Chad Dawson has built on the foundation established ...

Forest Management and Planning

Forest Management and Planning
  • Author : Peter Bettinger,Kevin Boston,Jacek P. Siry,Donald L. Grebner
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2016-12-29
  • Total pages : 362
  • ISBN : 0128190760
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Summary : Forest Management and Planning, Second Edition, addresses contemporary forest management planning issues, providing a concise, focused resource for those in forest management. The book is intermixed with chapters that concentrate on quantitative subjects, such as economics and linear programming, and qualitative chapters that provide discussions of important aspects of natural ...

Forest Plans of North America

Forest Plans of North America
  • Author : Jacek P. Siry,Peter Bettinger,Krista Merry,Donald L. Grebner,Kevin Boston,Chris Cieszewski
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2015-03-13
  • Total pages : 482
  • ISBN : 0128190760
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Summary : Forest Plans of North America presents case studies of contemporary forest management plans developed for forests owned by federal, state, county, and municipal governments, communities, families, individuals, industry, investment organizations, conservation organizations, and others in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The book provides excellent real-life examples of contemporary forest ...

Introduction to Forests and Renewable Resources

Introduction to Forests and Renewable Resources
  • Author : Chad P. Dawson,John C. Hendee
  • Publisher : Waveland Press
  • Release Date : 2019-10-24
  • Total pages : 504
  • ISBN : 0128190760
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Summary : The introductory course in natural resources is broader and more diverse than ever. Today's students need to know how to manage forest, wildlife, watershed, and range resources in a variety of environments and serving the needs of myriad stakeholders. To that end, Chad Dawson has built on the foundation established ...

Forest Management and Planning

Forest Management and Planning
  • Author : Peter Bettinger,Kevin Boston,Donald L. Grebner,Jacek P. Siry
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-02-01
  • Total pages : 290
  • ISBN : 0128190760
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Summary : Forest Management and Planning, Second Edition, addresses contemporary forest management planning issues, providing a concise, focused resource for those in forest management. The book is intermixed with chapters that concentrate on quantitative subjects, such as economics and linear programming, and qualitative chapters that provide discussions of important aspects of natural ...

Mapping Human and Natural Systems

Mapping Human and Natural Systems
  • Author : Pete Bettinger,Krista Merry,Kevin Boston
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-11-15
  • Total pages : 356
  • ISBN : 0128190760
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Summary : Mapping Human and Natural Systems covers our increasingly digital world - internet communications, cloud computing, etc., and how our ability to quickly and visually communicate is becoming increasingly important. The book provides the reader with a ready reference to learn about map creation and interpretation and to help them better ...

Forest Plans of North America

Forest Plans of North America
  • Author : Jacek P. Siry,Pete Bettinger,Krista Merry,Donald L. Grebner,Kevin Boston,Chris Cieszewski
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2015-03-12
  • Total pages : 482
  • ISBN : 0128190760
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Summary : Forest Plans of North America presents case studies of contemporary forest management plans developed for forests owned by federal, state, county, and municipal governments, communities, families, individuals, industry, investment organizations, conservation organizations, and others in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The book provides excellent real-life examples of contemporary forest ...

Introduction to Forests and Renewable Resources

Introduction to Forests and Renewable Resources
  • Author : Grant William Sharpe,John C. Hendee,Wenonah Sharpe
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Science, Engineering & Mathematics
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 0128190760
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Summary : This introduction to forestry text embraces changes in policies and practices related to the conservation and management of forests and other renewable resources in the U.S. and other countries. Sharpe et al. features a thorough updating of the text including new or revised material on future values and the ...

Introduction to Forestry Science

Introduction to Forestry Science
  • Author : L. Devere Burton
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2012-01-01
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 0128190760
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Summary : Designed for introductory courses in forestry and natural resources, INTRODUCTION TO FORESTRY SCIENCE, Third Edition covers the principles and practices of forest management that are commonly practiced in the United States. Through its integration of science and forestry, this text provides students with both an overview of important topics in ...

Community Based Natural Resource Management in Southern Africa

Community Based Natural Resource Management in Southern Africa
  • Author : Edited by Charles Breen
  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Release Date : 2013-06-05
  • Total pages : 298
  • ISBN : 0128190760
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Summary : Community-based natural resource management (CBNRM) is a compelling concept - if people are allowed to be custodians of their resources, better management of the resources will result. CBNRM is much more complex and challenging than has commonly been understood, but can provide a way to achieve a more equitable and ...

Introduction to Forest and Renewable Resources

Introduction to Forest and Renewable Resources
  • Author : Grant William Sharpe
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Science, Engineering & Mathematics
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 664
  • ISBN : 0128190760
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Summary : This new, re-titled (formerly Sharpe-Hendee Introduction to Forestry) text embraces changes in policies and practices related to the conservation and management of forests and other renewable resources in the U.S. and beyond. Now in a paperback format. Sharpe et al. features an expanded photograph program, study questions at the ...

Introduction to Computing Applications in Forestry and Natural Resource Management

Introduction to Computing Applications in Forestry and Natural Resource Management
  • Author : Jingxin Wang
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-09-01
  • Total pages : 378
  • ISBN : 0128190760
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Summary : Due to the complexity of operational forestry problems, computing applications are becoming pervasive in all aspects of forest and natural resource management. This book provides a comprehensive introduction to computers and their applications in forest and natural resource management and is designed for both undergraduate and graduate students in forestry ...

Agroforestry for Natural Resource Management

Agroforestry for Natural Resource Management
  • Author : Ian Nuberg,Brendan George,Rowan Reid
  • Publisher : CSIRO PUBLISHING
  • Release Date : 2009-05-18
  • Total pages : 360
  • ISBN : 0128190760
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Summary : In its early days, agroforestry may have been viewed as the domain of the 'landcare enthusiast'. Today, integrating trees and shrubs into productive farming systems is seen as a core principle of sustainable agriculture. Agroforestry for Natural Resource Management provides the foundation for an understanding of agroforestry practice in both ...