733168 Forest management planning

Lecture and exercise
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Offered in
Sommersemester 2023
Languages of instruction


peculiarities of forest enterprises and respective information needs; strategic and operational significance of forest management planning; documentation of the estate and rectification of boundaries; differentiation of management units; forest inventory; sustainability and the concept oif the normal forest; forest regulation; information management; risk management; ..

Previous knowledge expected

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Know the elements of a forest management plan and describe the process of establishing such a plan.
Explain and judge alternative concepts for defining primary planning units.
Discuss the aspects of organizing forest management in terms of pace and time.
Design, apply and evaluate forest inventories.
Discuss the various aspects of sustainable timber production.
Describe and apply the various models and tools for analysis and planning.
Design operational plans at different levels.
Know, explain, judge and apply methods for harvest scheduling.
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