Intensive course in the preservation and care of woody plants from seedling to removal. Theory of tree growth, form, fertilization, irrigation, pruning and integrated pest management. Practical application of safety equipment, rope and saddle, climbing spurs, cabling, bracing, pruning and removal of trees.
CSU-Transfers to the California State University System for at least elective credit.
Recommended Preparation: None
3 UNITS: 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory