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This website is the Archive about the Previous 2005 Program

Forest Resources &
Environmental Sciences
Teacher Institute
June 27 - July 2, 2005

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 generous support from the
Michigan Forest Foundation,
Michigan Department of Natural Resources Forest Stewardship Program,
U.S. Department of Agriculture - Forest Service Northeast Area,
International Paper,
and Michigan Technological University

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

 

 

Institute Instructors  

The institute will be taught by Michigan Tech University School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science (SFRES) faculty and staff, 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):

Dr. Andy Burton – forest measurements and silviculture
Dr. David Flaspohler – ornithology and conservation biology
Michael Hyslop – geomorphology, geographic information systems
Dr. Marty Jurgensen – forest soils, nutrient cycling, and acid rain impacts on forests
Dr. Linda Nagel – ecophysiology, silviculture, forest vegetation dynamics
Jim Schmierer - applied forest management
Dr. Andrew Storer - forest pathology and entomology
Karen Tischler – wildlife and conservation biology

Invited Guest Presenters:
Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Cerberus Capital Management LP., and The Nature Conservancy

Websites for More Information
School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science at Michigan Tech: http://forest.mtu.edu

Michigan Technological University: www.mtu.edu

Western UP Center for Science, Mathematics &
Environmental Education: www.wupcenter.mtu.edu

Tourism information: www.thekeweenaw.com

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

How to Apply
Send completed applications by email or postal mail to:

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

Application forms are available on the web at:
http://forest.mtu.edu
http://wupcenter.mtu.edu
http://www.ed.mtu.edu/pd.html

 

 


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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