OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

TA for FOR 436/536 (Ecampus)

Term: 
Spring
Supervisor: 
Bailey, John
FTE: 
0.49
Status: 
Closed
Course Description: 

FOR 436/536. WILDLAND FIRE SCIENCE AND MANAGEMENT (4).

Principles and applications of fire as a natural resource management tool; the role of fire in conservation management, restoration, and preservation of ecosystems. Covers basic techniques and current research used to describe fire behavior and spread, fuels and fuel manipulation, and fire effects on the biota. Focus will be on fire as a natural process in ecosystem dynamics. Lec/lab. 

Department: 
Forest Engineering, Resources & Management
Wage: 
Varies by degree type (MF/MS vs. PhD). *Position is contingent on course enrollment*. Minimum of 12 students must be registered for the course to warrant TA assistance.