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The Forest Ecosystem (Gr. 5) by Paul Chilson

Forest Ecology (Gr. 9-10) by Cynthia Meyer

Forest Measurements (Gr. 9-12) by Jen Toivonen
Investigating Forests (Gr. 9-12) by Angie Kerr
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12/27/2004

This page is about the Previous 2004 Program

Forest Resources &
Environmental Sciences
Teacher Institute
~ July 12-17, 2004 ~

 

Institute Topics:
Tree ID & Forest Measurements
Forest Soils & Watershed Management
Forest Ecology and Conservation Biology
Forest Insects & Disease
Wildlife Ecology
Forest Management & Silvicultural Prescriptions

This Institute is made possible with a grant from the Michigan Forest Foundation

  • Coordinated by:
    • Michigan Technological University School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science
    • Western Upper Peninsula Center for Science, Mathematics and Environmental Education

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    Institute Instructors

    The institute will be taught by MTU School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science (SFRES) faculty and staff, master teachers, and natural resource management professionals. Invited School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science Faculty & Staff (go to the SFRES web page http://forest.mtu.edu/ to learn more about these faculty members):

    Coordinated by:
    Michigan Technological University School of Forest Resources &
    Environmental Science
    Western Upper Peninsula Center for Science, Mathematics and Environmental
    Education

    Course Faculty:
    Dr. Andy Burton - forest measurements and silviculture
    Michael Hyslop - soils, geographic information applications in forestry
    Dr. Linda Nagel -ecophysiology, silviculture, forest vegetation dynamics
    Karen Tischler - wildlife management
    Jim Schmierer/Scott Noble - applied forest management
    Andrew Storer - forest insects and disease

    Guest Presenters:
    Byron Sailor, Michigan Dept. of Natural Resources
    Mark Sherman, Mead-Westvaco
    Doug Welker, U.P. Environmental Coalition
    Randy Swaty, The Nature Conservancy
    Jim Hammill - retired, Michigan Dept. of Natural Resources

    Questions
    For more information regarding the Institute, contact Joan Schumaker-Chadde at 906-487-3341 or jchadde@mtu.edu

    Joan Schumaker-Chadde, Course Coordinator
    Western U.P. Center for Science, Math & Environ. Education
    105 Dillman Hall
    Michigan Technological University
    1400 Townsend Dr., Houghton, MI 49931
    Tel: 906-487-3341 Fax: 906-487-1620


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