912110 Field course on forest site classification and yield sciences + B.S. thesis
- Exercise and seminar
- Semester hours
- Lecturer (assistant)
- Schume, Helmut , Katzensteiner, Klaus , Eckmüllner, Otto , Bruckman, Viktor , Leyerer, Lisa Marie , Welser, Florian , Bischofer, Lisa Maria , Rakos, Manuel , Gollob, Christoph , Mayer, Mathias , Wassermann, Clemens Gabriel
- Institute of Forest Ecology (IFE)
- Offered in
- Sommersemester 2018
- Languages of instruction
Introduction to forest site mapping - methods and concepts. Field exercises in site description and mapping: use of a survey key; deduction of site factors considering the interaction between relief, soil and vegetation (indicator values); measurement of biometric features Deduction of classification criteria for site types Application of the growth series concept ("false time series").
- Previous knowledge expected
- Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)
Getting acquainted with forest site classification as a basis of forest management. Recognizing the relationship between yield level and site properties.
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