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Advanced Timber Harvesting - (FORS 435)

Credits: 2 | Offered: Autumn
Prerequisites: FORS 235, FORS 340, FORS 347, FORS 351
Instructor(s): Beth Dodson


This course covers the fundamentals of logging feasibility and cost analyses of various timber harvesting systems including the characteristics and performance of ground vehicles, cable and aerial systems; cost factors and cost analysis procedures; safety issues; and environmental impacts of harvesting systems.