Assistant Professor (Wildland Fire), Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sci - Renewable Resources Dept
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Fall Term 2022 (1810)

REN R 307 - Environmental Assessment Principles and Methods

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, 3-0-0)

Principles and elements of environmental assessment with an interdisciplinary focus. Topics include types of environmental assessments and when to use them, the Alberta and Canadian environmental assessment processes, the relevant legal framework, sampling and pathways of effects for different biophysical components, mitigation of environmental impacts and assessment of risk. Prerequisites: *60 and one of REN R 290 or REN R 299. One course each on soils, plants, wildlife, and water are recommended.

LECTURE A1 (34097)

2022-09-01 - 2022-12-08
M 14:00 - 16:50 (CSC B-10)



REN R 710 - Environmental Assessment Principles and Methods

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, 3-0-0)

Principles and elements of environmental assessment with an interdisciplinary focus. Topics include types of environmental assessments and when to use them, the Alberta and Canadian environmental assessment processes, the relevant legal framework, sampling and pathways of effects for different biophysical components, mitigation of environmental impacts and assessment of risk. Not to be taken if credit received for REN R 307.

LECTURE A1 (34098)

2022-09-01 - 2022-12-08
M 14:00 - 16:50 (CSC B-10)

Winter Term 2023 (1820)

REN R 340 - Wildland Fire Science and Management

★ 3 (fi 6)(SECOND, 3-0-0)

Principles of forest fire science and management in Canadian forest ecosystems. Fire science fundamentals and their applications for addressing complex social, ecological and economic fire management challenges. Topics include fire as a natural disturbance process, mechanisms of fire ignition and spread, fire weather, fire behaviour, and fire occurrence prediction. Models, systems, analytical techniques and policies used to support fire management operations and decisions are explored in relation to contemporary fire management issues.

LECTURE B1 (42258)

2023-01-05 - 2023-04-12
TH 09:30 - 10:50 (GSB 8-49)



REN R 740 - Wildland Fire Science and Management

★ 3 (fi 6)(SECOND, 3-0-0)

Principles of forest fire science and management in Canadian forest ecosystems. Fire science fundamentals and their applications for addressing complex social, ecological and economic fire management challenges. Topics include fire as a natural disturbance process, mechanisms of fire ignition and spread, fire weather, fire behaviour, and fire occurrence prediction. Models, systems, analytical techniques and policies used to support fire management operations and decisions are explored in relation to contemporary fire management issues. Intended for students in course based masters programs. Not to be taken if credit received for REN R 340. Prerequisite: consent of instructor.

LECTURE B1 (42390)

2023-01-05 - 2023-04-12
TH 09:30 - 10:50 (GSB 8-49)