FOREST ECOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT

Second cycle degree in FOREST SCIENCE - SCIENZE FORESTALI (Ord. 2017)

Campus: LEGNARO (PD)

Language: English

Teaching period: First Semester

Lecturer: MARIO PIVIDORI

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 11


Syllabus
Prerequisites: Students need knowledge on forest Botany, forest Ecolgy and forest measurements
Examination methods: Exam will be e written report of not more than 3000 words and and oral exam with discussion about the topic of the report and the course experience.
Course unit contents: In the first part of the course differences between traditional and mediterranan mountain silvicuture will be described focusing on environmental parameters, forest functions and silvicultural systems, including also human activities. In the second part case studies will be analized in differnt forest types of mountain forests present in mediterranean environment and in different silvicultural systems so as coppice and high forest, mountain forest planting.