Forest Resources Production and Management Major

This is a program that focuses on the application of forestry principles to the production, harvesting, and processing of forest resources and that prepares individuals to perform associated technical and managerial functions.

Includes instruction in forest production and utilization, industrial forestry, agroforestry, transplantation, timber harvesting, selection and identification of trees, processing technologies and systems, equipment operations and maintenance, and related management skills.

What can you do with a major/degree in Forest Resources Production and Management Major?

With a degree in this major, you likely will choose to follow a career where you perform timber surveys, develop and maintain forest maps, examine wildfire statistics and manage fire control, and offer technical consulting with industry and government. 

Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Forest Resources Production and Management Major

Professional associations are groups of professionals dedicated to topics in specific fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.

Publications/Magazines in Forest Resources Production and Management