Forestry is a multi-disciplinary and complex profession that involves the management of many values in addition to timber, including: biodiversity, wildlife habitat, water quality, recreation, employment, and community stability.Forestry can involve a more holistic study of the systems that provide us with natural resources or it can involve wide-ranging specializations. Such specializations range from genetics to forest ecology, from wildfire science to climate change, from watershed management to fish and aquatic ecosystem management, from forest pathology to entomology, from plant biology to conservation and forest policy, from geographic information systems software to business modelling, and more.
Forestry : Definition
Forestry is the application of scientific, economic and social principles to attain specific objectives in the care of a forest.
Scientific principles: The science behind forestry is called “silvics”, and the practical application of that science is called “silviculture”. The science of silvics examines characteristics of individual trees in a forest and the interactions of those trees with each other and ...Read more..
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Outdoor adventure guides organize and conduct expeditions for sports enthusiasts, adventurers, tourists or resort guests.Outdoor Adventure Guides plan, guide and coach groups and individuals in outdoor adventure activities. They work for adventure..Read More
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Post Graduate Diploma in Forestry Management (PGDFM) is a postgraduate Forestry and Wildlife course. The degree course covers the areas of research for the students include silvi-culture, seed technology, agro-forestry, ..Read More
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Wildlife and Conservation Management Diploma typically take 2-3 semesters to complete and prepare students for entry-level careers as wildlife technicians. The coursework in wildlife and conservation management diploma programs teaches studen..Read More
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Certificate in Participatory Forest Management is a12th standard forest and wildlife certificate course. Participatory Forest Management means promoting the participation of rural communities in the management and utili..Read More