ERIC Number: ED247090
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
A Forestry Manual for Ontario Secondary School Teachers.
Morrison, G. R.
This manual is designed for use in a 1-year, grade 11 forestry course. The manual consists of eight units that focus on: (1) dendrology (tree description); (2) forestry measurements; (3) maps and aerial photography; (4) Canadian forest geography; (5) logging and utilization; (6) forest management and silviculture (the science and art of cultivating forest crops); (7) forest protection (considering fire, insect, and disease protection); and (8) wildlife management. Each unit contains objectives, background information, instructional strategies, student activities, and (when applicable) student materials. Suggested equipment requirements, a list of audiovisual aids, and the addresses of organizations, colleges/universities, and federal government agencies are included in appendices. (JN)
Descriptors: Botany, Classification, Environmental Education, Forestry, Geography, High Schools, Lumber Industry, Map Skills, Measurement Techniques, Plant Identification, Science Education, Secondary School Science, Trees, Wildlife Management
Ontario Forestry Association, 150 Consumers Rd., Willowdale M2J 1P9 Ontario (Canada).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Ontario Forestry Association, Willowdale.
Identifiers - Location: Canada