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Dr Dendro


Forest Biology and Dendrology

FOR 2314-CRN 93025, 2 credits

11:15 - 12:05 MW, Saunders 409

Your Instructor

Dr. John R. Seiler


(540) 231-5461

230J Cheatham Hall

Office Hours: Any time, unless I am in class, a meeting, or out of town.



Forest Biology and Dendrology lecture is taught with the understanding that each enrollee has previously taken freshman biology. Should you not meet this requirement, it is necessary that you obtain consent of the instructor. Please do so during the first week of class.

Course Objectives:

The course objectives are to provide the student of forestry a basic understanding of the biology of trees. This includes knowledge of their morphology, anatomical and reproductive attributes, patterns of variability, species associations, silvical characteristics, and basic physiological processes important to tree growth and management.

Expectations of Students:

If you are a person with a disability and desire any assistive devices, services, or other accommodations to participate in this class, please contact John Seiler, 230J Cheatham, at 231-5461 during business hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to discuss accommodations.

The Syllabus...