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An Introduction to the American Chestnut – online course

December 8, 2020 - May 31, 2021

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Take the online course at your liesure. It is available now!

1 CFE credit with SAF with a certificate at the end of the course

Stacy Clark, Research Forester with the USDA Forest Service, Southern Research Station has developed this online, interactive course on the American chestnut (Castanea dentata). Learners will be introduced to the basic ecology and silvics, historical significance, and the demise of the tree species that once occupied 200 million acres in the eastern United States. The course contains a glossary and links to dendrology tables, external webpages, and published scientific papers.

Please contact Stacy Clark (stacy.l.clark@usda.gov; 865-318-8391) for more information.


December 8, 2020
May 31
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