Insects/Diseases (FOR-243)

Course Description

This course provides information on forest insects, diseases, and related control methods. Topics include insect and disease classification, herbicides, pesticides, and promoting forest health through sound silviculture practices. Upon completion, students should be able to identify the most common forest insects and diseases and recommend biological, cultural, silvicultural, and chemical controls.


Classroom Hours: 2

Lab/Shop Hours: 3

Clinical Hours: 0

Work Experience Hours: 0