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Continuing Education for Natural Resource Professionals

   Conservation Biology and Restoration Ecology (CBRE)

This course is no longer offered. If you are interested in the course, please let Shelly Witt know (switt01"at" Forest Service employees can "Request" in Aglearn.


  • Explain legal and policy implications of conservation biology and restoration ecology.
  • Describe underlying ecological processes and apply concepts from theoretical ecology, habitat fragmentation, population viability analysis, restoration as mitigation, and exotic species invasions.
  • Discuss temporal and spatial scales of ecosystems. Apply current concepts for conserving biological diversity and ecological relationships throughout the landscape.
  • Apply, accept, and accommodate information uncertainties.

Discussions and field trips address Forest Service activities, and incorporate applicable advances in Conservation Biology and Restoration Ecology from National and International examples. Interactive discussions, activities, and field trips will focus on the perspective of participants. Participants are expected to have a basic knowledge of conservation biology.

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Date: "Request" in AgLearn; when we reach sufficient interest, we will host

Location: TBD
Tuition: TBD

Registration Status: No Longer Offered. "Request" in AgLearn; when we reach sufficient interest, we will host.

AgLearn Keywords: wo 2600 conservation biology restoration ecology
Registering in AgLearn

Dropping from the Workshop: Tuition is low for this workshop consequently there is not much leeway on letting people drop. If you are registered, check with us first, just in case we have a waiting list. If there is not a waiting list, you will need to find a substitute or pay fixed costs. The budget has been set and spent based on current confirmation. Thank you for your understanding and consideration.

Payment: TBA

Vendor: TBA

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Forest Service Continuing Education for Natural Resource Professionals
Author: Shelly Witt, National Continuing Education Coordinator,
WFW staff
Phone: 435-881-4203
Expires: none

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 Last Modified: June 2012