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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Master of Science in Environment Science is a postgraduate Environmental Science course. Environmental science is an interdisciplinary academic field that integrates physical and biological sciences, (including but not limited to Ecology, Phy..Read More
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Master of Science in Environmental Management is a postgraduate Environmental Science course. Environmental Management covers the management of waste materials, pollution prevention activities associated with water, air, and soil, and the dev..Read More