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Option Wildland Fire Ecology Option  

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This option is offered within the following major(s):
Natural Resources - College of Forestry



This option will help students understand the nature of fire in wildland ecosystems. It includes an understanding of the dynamics of fire behavior and post fire response.



No more than 20 credits from one department; no more than 20 lower-division credits.

Foundations in Wildland Fire and Recovery (21 Credits)

FES 454. Managing at the Wildland-Urban Interface (3)
FES/FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
   or RNG 421. Wildland Restoration and Ecology (4)
FOR/FW/RNG 346. Topics in Wildland Fire (3)
FOR/RNG 436. Wildland Fire Science and Management (4)
FOR 441. Silviculture Principles (4)
FOR/FW/RNG 446. Wildland Fire Ecology (3)

Ecological and Natural Resource Electives (Choose 19 credits)

BOT/FES 415. Forest Insect and Disease Management (5)
BOT 442. Plant Population Ecology (3)
CSS/CROP 440. Weed Management (4)
CSS/SOIL 466. Soil Morphology and Classification (4)
CSS/SOIL 468. Soil Landscape Analysis (4)
FES 342. Forest Types of the Northwest (3)
FW 453. Forest Management and Wildlife Conservation (3)[Terminated spring 2014]
FW 458. Mammal Conservation and Management (4)

Additional Courses Required in Natural Resources Core and Breadth

CSS 305. Principles of Soil Science (4) [Taught at EOU La Grande campus only.]
 
   or SOIL 205. *Soil Science (4)

Total=40

 

Footnotes:

* Baccalaureate Core Course
^ Writing Intensive Course (WIC)


Option Code: 687




 
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