PWS 215

Principles of Range Management

Plant and Wildlife Sciences College of Life Sciences

Course Description

Overview of rangeland resources and management principles, including rangeland classification, multiple use management, natural resource policy, and grazing management.

When Taught

Winter

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Title

Research Reading and Writing

Learning Outcome

To improve reading and writing skills relating to scientific research

Title

Rangeland Physical Characteristics and Ecology

Learning Outcome

Describe rangeland physical characteristics, types, physiology, and ecology

Title

Rangelands Stewardship

Learning Outcome

To understand the principles of stewardship and how they apply to Rangelands

Title

Rangeland Management

Learning Outcome

To understand the importance of rangeland grazing, how it is managed, and nutrient needs of livestock and wildlife

Title

Multi-use Management

Learning Outcome

Describe multiple use management and its implications to wildlife and livestock