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The University of Idaho Spring 2017 Online Course - Prescribed Fire for Ecologically-Based Management

In coordination with The Nature Conservancy’s Fire Learning Network, the UI College of Natural Resources Offers an upper-division companion course for Prescribed Fire Training Exchanges (TREX)

Audience:  This course is designed for non-degree seeking fire professionals, aspiring fire professionals, fire practitioners, enrolled undergraduate and graduate students, and anyone interested in increasing their knowledge of fire ecology, management, and related ecological sciences. Tuition rates are strictly in-state, regardless of residency. These credits count toward ecology or management in range, wildlife and forestry coursework.

The course can be used for 401 requirements.

Course Number: FOR 444 Section 2Prescribed Fire for Ecologically-Based Management (3 upper-division forestry credits). Students gain experience using prescribed fire and evaluating fire effects across a variety of ecosystems where TREX occurs.  Rolling enrollment and asynchronous timing (students must first be admitted to a TREX session; contact Jeremy Bailey at: jeremy_bailey@tnc.org.    

**Also check out NEW Online Master of Natural Resources Degree in Fire Ecology and Management! Offering 14 courses in ecology, restoration, GIS, smoke, policy, and more. Visit: http://www.uidaho.edu/cnr/majors/grad-studies/mnr-fire

*Once you are registered, please email Leda Kobziar at lkobziar@uidaho.edu for the syllabus and instructions.  Your submission will be followed by an approval email with further instructions.  If you have any questions about registration, contact Courtney Adams at the CNR at 208-885-7952.