This 3 day course is intended for individuals with little or no stocking and free growing survey experience. This session will prepare participants to assist silviculture surveyors in the completion of silviculture survey contract work. This course will introduce and provide practical exposure regarding basic silviculture survey procedures. This course is not intended for use as preparation for the accreditation exam.
Cost: $500.00 + GST
Participants may register for a portion of the course at a reduced rate.
Survey Accreditation Process and Performance Objectives
Survey Types and Timing
Sampling and Stratification
Office Preparation and Pre-Stratification
FS 657 Card
Field – Stratification and Basic Stocking Data Collection (FS 658)
Forest health identification
Free Growing damage criteria
Completing the forest health sections on the FS 658 card