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FOR322 Forest Resource Measurements and Analysis
2000 Course Syllabus
 Week Lectures Labs
Tuesday Thursday Tuesday/Thursday
1
(8/28/00)
Topic

Readings
Hand-in

Assessment of Tree Quality Site/Stocking/Stand Density

Avery & Burkhart pp 278-299

Assessment of Tree Quality Lab (Heiberg)
Miller et al. Handout
Lab Report #1
2
(9/4/00)
Topic
Readings
Hand-in
Tree & Stand Growth
Avery & Burkhart pp 303-311
Growth & Yield Concepts
Avery & Burkhart pp 311-316
Homework #1
Growth & Site Lab (Heiberg)

Lab Report #2

3
(9/11/00)
Topic
Readings

Hand-in

Continuous Forest Inventory
Avery & Burkhart pp 208-212
Shiver & Borders pp 268-292
Regeneration Surveys
Avery & Burkhart pp 212-214

Homework #2

Continuous Forest Inventory Lab (Heiberg)
4
(9/18/00)
Topic

Readings

Hand-in

Growth & Yield Tools:
Stand Table Projection

Avery & Burkhart pp 311-316
Shiver & Borders pp 292-301
Growth & Yield Tools:
Q Factors
Regeneration Surveys Lab (Heiberg)
 
 

Lab Reports #3 &#4

5
(9/25/00)
Topic
Readings

Hand-in

Growth Models
Avery & Burkhart pp 318-46
Growth Models
Avery & Burkhart pp 318-46

Homework #3

Introduction Growth Models Lab
6
(10/2/00)
Topic
Readings

Hand-in

Review of Descriptive Statistics
Shiver & Borders pp 4-29
Avery & Burkhart pp 10-20
Homework #4
EXAM #1
Answer key


Makeup question
Descriptive Statistics Lab I (Campus)
 

Lab Report #6

7
(10/9/00)
Topic
Readings

Hand-in

Review of Descriptive Statistics
Shiver & Borders pp 4-29
Avery & Burkhart pp 10-20
Simple Random Sampling
Shiver & Borders pp 30-40
Avery & Burkhart pp 148-55
Descriptive Statistics Lab II (Campus)
 

Lab Reports #5 &#7

8
(10/16/00)
Topic
Readings
Hand-in
Simple Random Sampling
Shiver & Borders pp 45-58
Systematic Sampling
Shiver & Borders pp 40-44
Avery & Burkhart pp 155-56
Simple Random Sampling Lab (Campus)

Lab Report #8

9
(10/23/00)
Topic
Readings

Hand-in

Systematic Sampling
Shiver & Borders pp 40-44
Avery & Burkhart pp 155-56
Stratified Sampling
Shiver & Borders pp 116-33
Avery & Burkhart pp 156-58
Systematic Sampling Lab (Campus)
 

Lab Report #9

10
(10/30/00)
Topic
Readings

Hand-in

Stratified Sampling
Shiver & Borders pp 133-56
Avery & Burkhart pp 158-61
Double Sampling
Shiver & Borders pp 179-229
Avery & Burkhart pp 168-71
Stratified Sampling Lab (Campus)
 

Lab Report #10

11
(11/6/00)
Topic
Readings

Hand-in

Cluster Sampling
Shiver & Borders pp 230-52
Avery & Burkhart pp 171-77
EXAM #2
Study questions
Formula Crib sheet
 NoLab
 
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