Practical, easy to understand, and up-to-date, INTRODUCTION TO FORESTRY SCIENCE, Third Edition provides readers with a comprehensive overview of the principles and practices of forest management that are commonly practiced in the United States. Appropriate for anyone interested in forestry or natural resources, this book is filled with visual aids and tools as well as career profiles which give readers an overview of what it might be like to work in the forest industry and demonstrate how concepts are applied in the real world. In addition to covering the basics of the biological processes necessary for the creation of forests, topics such as the economic impact of forests on the U.S. economy, government historical events and policies, regional differences in forests and forest management, and laws and regulations that govern the use of forests are presented.
The Instructor's Manual serves as an instructional resource and includes a listing of chapter objectives, teaching tips, instructional strategies, learning activities, and an answer key for end of chapter discussion and review questions.
The lab manual instructor's guide includes a listing of objectives, materials list, and instructor notes.
The Classmaster CD-ROM is an instructor tool is designed to assist you in presenting the materials contained in the core text. This updated product contains instructor slides in PowerPoint, an ExamView testbank, student worksheets and answer key, and an Image Library.
The Laboratory Manual is a valuable tool designed to enhance your students' understanding of the concepts being discussed in the core textbook. Each chapter begins with the student objectives, followed by activities designed to achieve the objectives, and concludes with a list of references for further study.
The Laboratory Manual is a valuable tool designed to enhance your understanding of the concepts discussed in the core textbook. Each chapter begins wth a list of objectives, followed by activities designed to achieve the objectives, and concludes with a list of references for further study.