Sustainable Forestry

High schoolers evaluate a forest for timber harvest and discuss potential impacts of logging. In this sustainable forestry lesson, they work in groups in a forested plot to choose trees to cut based on species and stem diameter and then discuss the potential impacts to the forest if the chosen trees were removed.

9th - 12th Science 24 Views 36 Downloads
Resource Details

Subjects
Agriculture
3 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning

What Members Say


Amber W.
Lesson Planet has given me new ideas/resources to do more hands-on activities.
Amber W., Teacher
Faison, NC