Dr. Noormets teaches the following classes:
ESSM 309 – Forest Ecology
Life history and general characteristics of trees; structure and function of forest ecosystems; fundamental principles of forest tree physiology and ecology applied to an analysis of tree growth in relation to environmental factors and present day forest management; global changes and forests. Prerequisite: Common core courses expected at junior classification or approval of instructor.
ESSM 319 – Principles of Forestry
Theory and practice of forestry in controlling forest establishment, composition, structure and growth; principles of natural and artificial regeneration; intermediate cultural operations; silvicultural systems; use and control of fire in forests; principles of sustainable stand management. Prerequisite: Common core courses expected at junior classification or approval of instructor.
Class materials are posted on Canvas