forest engineering

forest engineering

[′fär·əst ‚en·jə‚nir·iŋ]
(engineering)
A branch of engineering concerned with the solution of forestry problems with regard to long-range environmental and economic effects.
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In addition, Damary is president of the INSAM Foundation in Geneva; head of business studies at Robert Kennedy College, Switzerland and is honorary professor at the Ural State Forest Engineering University of Ekaterinburg, Russia.
My undergraduate degree was in forest engineering, and after fun-years of engineering coursework and some summer engineering jobs, it was obvious to me that the engineering way of life wasn't all that appealing to me.
The late Paine and Kiser (both forest engineering, resources, and management; Oregon State U.
People should understand, however, that fire is not only inevitable but also a valuable part of forest ecosystems and their management, according to John Bailey, an associate professor in the Department of Forest Engineering, Resources and Management at Oregon State University.
GRADUATION: State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Environmental Resources and Forest Engineering B.
The authors argue that academic programs in particular, forest engineering are being eliminated by university administrators using a narrow set of criteria that disregard the needs of the forest industry and the economy.
Too busy," recalls Beschta, a professor emeritus in forest engineering whose forte is stream hydrology and riparian areas.
The Forest Engineering Research Institute of Canada (FERIC) and forestry giant Weyerhaeuser are testing the CTI system in Dryden with traffic studies on forestry roads this past summer and fall to determine if CTI-equipped trucks can reduce the company's road-building costs.
In addition, Paprican will involve its sister institutes, Forintek and the Forest Engineering Research Institute of Canada.
John Sessions, who teaches in the forest engineering department at the College of Forestry, and Bob Beschta, professor emeritus of forest engineering, will share their opinions on the role of logging in burned landscapes at a forum Tuesday night in Eugene.
Viana, the son of a congressman, is the first major Brazilian politician to hold a degree in forest engineering.

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