Introduces students to the theory and practice of conducting detailed tree inventories, management of public trees, tree evaluation for hazard assessment and risk reduction programs, legal aspects of trees and appraisal of value methods for trees. Students will also learn site evaluation, benefits of tree volunteer organizations, priority action plans and emergency response plans.
CSU-Transfers to the California State University System for at least elective credit.
Recommended Preparation: None
1 UNIT: 1 hour lecture, .5 hour laboratory