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Change Undergraduate Major
Natural Resources - BS, CRED, HBS

Status: Approved (Previous Version)

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1. Review - College Approver - Forestry

Approved by Randall Rosenberger Assoc Dean-Undergrad Studies / College of Forestry Adm, September 23, 2015 9:20am

2. Review - Curriculum Coordinator

Sent Back by Cheryl Hagey Administrative Program Assist / Acad Prgms/Assess/Accred, September 23, 2015 10:40am

Comments

Cheryl Hagey (Curriculum Coordinator) September 23, 2015 10:40am
Cascades and Ecampus need to be contacted as Liaisons, please.

3. Originator Response

Julie Barlow Administrative Program Assist / College of Forestry Adm, November 13, 2015 1:12pm

Comments

Julie Barlow November 13, 2015 1:12pm
Liaisons from Cascades and Ecampus were contacted.

4. Review - Curriculum Coordinator

Sent Back by Cheryl Hagey Administrative Program Assist / Acad Prgms/Assess/Accred, November 17, 2015 2:18pm

Comments

Cheryl Hagey (Curriculum Coordinator) November 17, 2015 2:18pm
SUMMARY: In the Requirements block:
1. Please correct Course Titles to show as they appear in the Online Catalog: HORT 414,
2. Please add crosslisted courses to the following: HORT 414, FOR 459
3. Please remove all added information after Course Credit Hours (#): FES 422, CSS 205, CSS 305, FW 454, FW 465, SOIL 395, FES 365
4. Please remove TOL courses - they have been dropped: FES 422 (2 places), TOL 371
5. Please correct the Course Credit Hours: FW 481
6. Please remove CSS Course. Some of these courses have been dropped from the Curriculum: CSS 395
7. Please list SOIL 395 in the correct alpha/numeric order.
8. Please remove this course. Course has been dropped Winter 2016: FES 453

Thank you for your time,
Cheryl

5. Originator Response

Julie Barlow Administrative Program Assist / College of Forestry Adm, November 17, 2015 3:00pm

Comments

Julie Barlow November 17, 2015 3:00pm
1. HORT 414 course title corrected.

2. HORT 414 changed to CROP/HORT 414 and moved to correct alpha/numeric location. FOR 459 changed to FE/FOR 459 and moved to correct alpha/numeric location.

3. All campus location information has been removed.

4. TOL 422 and TOL 371 have been removed.

5. The credit hours for FW 481 have been corrected from 3 to 4.

6. & 7. CSS/SOIL 395 has been changed to SOIL 395 and moved to the correct alpha/numeric location.

8. FES 453 has been replaced with FES 353.

6. Review - Curriculum Coordinator

Approved by Cheryl Hagey Administrative Program Assist / Acad Prgms/Assess/Accred, November 18, 2015 10:39am

Comments

Cheryl Hagey (Curriculum Coordinator) November 18, 2015 10:39am
SUMMARY: This CHANGE Undergraduate Major seeks to update the requirements for this Program.

CIP 030201 has been added to the Proposal.

Cheryl

7. Review - CC Rep - Forestry

Approved by John Bailey Professor / Forest Eng/Resourcs/Mgmt, November 25, 2015 10:28am

8. Review - Curriculum Council Chair

Approved by Richard Nafshun Senior Instructor II / Chemistry, November 25, 2015 10:34am

9. Review - Academic Programs

Approved by Cheryl Hagey Administrative Program Assist / Acad Prgms/Assess/Accred, December 1, 2015 1:30pm

Comments

Cheryl Hagey (Academic Programs) December 1, 2015 1:30pm
Approved - ch

10. Review - Catalog Coordinator

Approved by Larry Bulling Academic Wage Appt - Hourly / Office of the Registrar, December 2, 2015 9:21am

Comments

Larry Bulling (Catalog Coordinator) December 2, 2015 9:21am
FES 453, Nature-Based Tourism (3) was terminated 201602. I've deleted it from the course list.

Proposal

Proposal ID: 95246
Type: Change Major/Option/Minor/Certificate
Submission Date: November 17, 2015 3:00pm
Approval Date: December 2, 2015 9:21am
Effective Term: Spring 2016
Justification:
The purpose of this proposal is to correct an error in a previous proposal (93976).

The AEC 454 Rural Development Economics and Policy class was incorrectly placed in the Environmental Assessment and Planning NR Core category.

This proposal removes AEC 454 from that category and places it in both the Resource Economics category and the NR Policy category.

This proposal does not add any new course to the program or remove any course. It only changes the Core categories to which this one course may be applied.
Comments: None

History

Active Version - Submitted November 17, 2015 3:00pm
Version 2 - Submitted November 13, 2015 1:12pm
Version 1 - Submitted September 23, 2015 8:30am

Originators

Name Title Department/School
Julie Barlow Administrative Program Assist College of Forestry Adm

Contacts

Name Title Department/School
Terina Mc Lachlain Mgr-Nat Res Prog/Advisor-Acad Forest Ecosyst & Society

Liaisons

Liaison Status Required
Marty Beidler - Professional Faculty / Acad Prog / Student Aff
Expired No
David Bernell - Associate Professor / School of Public Policy
Approve
(Responded on Aug 14, 2015)
Responded Yes
Alfonso Bradoch - Dir-Dept & Studen Svcs / Extended Campus
No objections
(Responded on Sep 23, 2015)
Responded No
William Braunworth Jr - Department Head / Horticulture
Expired Yes
Susan Capalbo - Senior Vice Provost-Acad Aff / Provost / Exec Vice Pres
Expired Yes
Rich Carter - Professor / Chemistry
Expired Yes
D Barry Croom - Department Head / General Agriculture
I support this revision.
(Responded on Aug 17, 2015)
Responded Yes
Natalie Dollar - Associate Professor / Acad Prog / Student Aff
Expired No
Katherine Kelly Donegan - Instructor / Horticulture
Support this proposal.
(Responded on Aug 17, 2015)
Responded Yes
Bruce Dugger - Associate Professor / Fisheries and Wildlife
When so many people have to sign off on such a small change in someone's program, it's a sign the system needs to be revamped. No objections.
(Responded on Aug 13, 2015)
Responded Yes
Patrick Emerson - Associate Professor / Economics Department
Expired Yes
Mary Flahive - Emeritus Appointment / Mathematics
OK
(Responded on Sep 8, 2015)
Responded Yes
Lee Ann Garrison - Director-Sch of Arts & Comm / Liberal Arts Admin
Expired Yes
Shawna Grosskopf - Emeritus Appointment / Economics Department
Expired No
Anita Grunder - Academic Wage Appt - Hourly / Earth, Ocean & Atmo Sci
Expired Yes
Troy Hall - Department Head / Forest Ecosyst & Society
Approve
(Responded on Aug 13, 2015)
Responded Yes
Karen Hooker - School Head / Public Hlth/HumanSci Adm
Expired Yes
Nicole Kent - Mgr-Undergrad Curricula/Advis / College of Forestry Adm
no objections
(Responded on Aug 19, 2015)
Responded No
John Killefer - Department Head / Animal & Rnglnd Sciences
I support the correction.
(Responded on Aug 13, 2015)
Responded Yes
Denise Lach - Director / Sociology Department
Expired Yes
Virginia Lesser - Director-Survey Research Cntr / Statistics (Science)
Ok
(Responded on Aug 13, 2015)
Responded Yes
Robert Mason - Administrator 2-Assoc Dpt Head / Integrative Biology
Integrative Biology has no objections.
(Responded on Aug 27, 2015)
Responded Yes
Bruce Mc Gough - Associate Professor / Economics
Expired No
Terina Mc Lachlain - Mgr-Nat Res Prog/Advisor-Acad / Forest Ecosyst & Society
Expired Yes
Brock Mc Leod - Coord-UndergradSucces&Engagmnt / Integrative Biology

(Responded on Aug 13, 2015)
Responded Yes
Claire Montgomery - Department Head / Forest Eng/Resourcs/Mgmt
ok
(Responded on Aug 13, 2015)
Responded Yes
Ben Mutschler - Director / History Department
Expired Yes
Jay Noller - Department Head / Crop and Soil Science
No problem with this.
(Responded on Aug 13, 2015)
Responded Yes
Mina Ossiander - Professor / Mathematics
No objection.
(Responded on Aug 13, 2015)
Responded No
Dwaine Plaza - Professor / Sociology Department
This is OK for Sociology
(Responded on Aug 13, 2015)
Responded Yes
M Jane Reynolds - Dir-Enrollment Services / Acad Prog / Student Aff
Expired No
Shannon Riggs - Director / Extended Campus
No objections.
(Responded on Sep 23, 2015)
Responded No
Carol Rivin - Associate Professor / Ag Botany / Plant Path
approve
(Responded on Nov 13, 2015)
Responded Yes
Randall Rosenberger - Assoc Dean-Undergrad Studies / College of Forestry Adm
Support
(Responded on Aug 13, 2015)
Responded No
Laurence Schimleck - Department Head / Wood Science / Engr
Expired Yes
Susan Shaw - Professor / Women/Gendr/Sxlt Studies
I support this change.
(Responded on Aug 13, 2015)
Responded Yes
Joseph Spatafora - Distinguished Professor / Ag Botany / Plant Path
Expired Yes
Enrique Thomann - Professor / Mathematics
Expired Yes
Sheryl Thorburn - AssocDean-Acad&FacultyAffairs / Public Hlth/HumanSci Adm
No concerns
(Responded on Sep 8, 2015)
Responded Yes
Andrew Valls - Interim Director / Liberal Arts Admin
No objection.
(Responded on Aug 13, 2015)
Responded Yes

Program Information

Program Title: Natural Resources - BS, CRED, HBS 
CIP Code: 030201
College/Department or College/School: College of Forestry / Forest Ecosystems and Society 

Program Type: Undergraduate Major 
Original Program: Natural Resources - BS, CRED, HBS 
Description: Updated 

Also available at OSU-Cascades, Eastern Oregon University, and via Ecampus.

 

Troy Hall, Director
Terina McLachlain, Program Manager
213A Peavy Hall
Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR 97331-5703
541-737-2088
Email: naturalresources@oregonstate.edu
Website: http://nr.forestry.oregonstate.edu/


Undergraduate Major

Natural Resources (BS, HBS) — A collaborative program offered by the colleges of Forestry, Agricultural Sciences, Science, and Liberal Arts. It is administered by the College of Forestry.

Options
Arid Land Ecology
Ecological Restoration
Fish and Wildlife Conservation
Forest Ecosystems
Human Dimensions in Natural Resources
Individualized Specialty Option
Law Enforcement in Natural Resources
Natural Resource Education
Natural Resources Conservation and Technology
Natural Resource Policy and Management
Recreation and Tourism Management
Resource Conservation
Sustainable Agroforestry
Urban Forest Landscapes
Watershed Management
Wildland Fire Ecology

Minor

Natural Resources


Students who graduate with a BS degree in Natural Resources from OSU should be able to integrate technical field or laboratory skills with analytical skills to solve important natural resource problems. The curriculum is designed to help students acquire knowledge enabling them to understand a range of natural resource issues, work with experts in a variety of resource fields, and deal with social and political components of resource management. This program is an interdisciplinary offering supported by the colleges of Agricultural Sciences, Forestry, Liberal Arts, and Science. It is administered by the College of Forestry.

The Natural Resources major is also available at the OSU-Cascades Campus in Bend, the OSU Agricultural Program at Eastern Oregon University, and through the OSU Extended Campus program.

Students acquire knowledge and background in physical and biological systems, math and statistics, natural resource policy, ecology, economics, and decision making. Breadth is acquired in seven key areas of resource management. Finally, students develop depth in their specialty option, choosing from a number of pre-approved options, or creating an individualized specialty option.

Also available at OSU-Cascades, Eastern Oregon University, and via Ecampus.

 

Troy Hall, Director
Terina McLachlain, Program Manager
213A Peavy Hall
Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR 97331-5703
541-737-2088
Email: naturalresources@oregonstate.edu
Website: http://nr.forestry.oregonstate.edu/


Undergraduate Major

Natural Resources (BS, HBS) — A collaborative program offered by the colleges of Forestry, Agricultural Sciences, Science, and Liberal Arts. It is administered by the College of Forestry.

Options
Arid Land Ecology
Ecological Restoration
Fish and Wildlife Conservation
Forest Ecosystems
Human Dimensions in Natural Resources
Individualized Specialty Option
Law Enforcement in Natural Resources
Natural Resource Education
Natural Resources Conservation and Technology
Natural Resource Policy and Management
Recreation and Tourism Management
Resource Conservation
Sustainable Agroforestry
Urban Forest Landscapes
Watershed Management
Wildland Fire Ecology

Minor

Natural Resources


Students who graduate with a BS degree in Natural Resources from OSU should be able to integrate technical field or laboratory skills with analytical skills to solve important natural resource problems. The curriculum is designed to help students acquire knowledge enabling them to understand a range of natural resource issues, work with experts in a variety of resource fields, and deal with social and political components of resource management. This program is an interdisciplinary offering supported by the colleges of Agricultural Sciences, Forestry, Liberal Arts, and Science. It is administered by the College of Forestry.

The Natural Resources major is also available at the OSU-Cascades Campus in Bend, the OSU Agricultural Program at Eastern Oregon University, and through the OSU Extended Campus program.

Students acquire knowledge and background in physical and biological systems, math and statistics, natural resource policy, ecology, economics, and decision making. Breadth is acquired in seven key areas of resource management. Finally, students develop depth in their specialty option, choosing from a number of pre-approved options, or creating an individualized specialty option.

Also available at OSU-Cascades, Eastern Oregon University, and via Ecampus.

 

Troy Hall, Director

Terina McLachlain, Program Manager

213A Peavy Hall
Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR 97331-5703
541-737-2088
Email: naturalresources@oregonstate.edu
Website: http://nr.forestry.oregonstate.edu/

Undergraduate Major

Natural Resources (BS, HBS) A collaborative program offered by the colleges of Forestry, Agricultural Sciences, Science, and Liberal Arts. It is administered by the College of Forestry.

Options

Arid Land Ecology
Ecological Restoration
Fish and Wildlife Conservation
Forest Ecosystems
Human Dimensions in Natural Resources
Individualized Specialty Option
Law Enforcement in Natural Resources
Natural Resource Education

Natural Resources Conservation and Technology
Natural Resource Policy and Management
Recreation and Tourism Management
Resource Conservation
Sustainable Agroforestry
Urban Forest Landscapes
Watershed Management
Wildland Fire Ecology

Minor

Natural Resources


Students who graduate with a BS degree in Natural Resources from OSU should be able to integrate technical field or laboratory skills with analytical skills to solve important natural resource problems. The curriculum is designed to help students acquire knowledge enabling them to understand a range of natural resource issues, work with experts in a variety of resource fields, and deal with social and political components of resource management. This program is an interdisciplinary offering supported by the colleges of Agricultural Sciences, Forestry, Liberal Arts, and Science. It is administered by the College of Forestry.

The Natural Resources major is also available at the OSU-Cascades Campus in Bend, the OSU Agricultural Program at Eastern Oregon University, and through the OSU Extended Campus program.

Students acquire knowledge and background in physical and biological systems, math and statistics, natural resource policy, ecology, economics, and decision making. Breadth is acquired in seven key areas of resource management. Finally, students develop depth in their specialty option, choosing from a number of pre-approved options, or creating an individualized specialty option.

Requirements: Updated 

In addition to the baccalaureate core, the three main areas for course work include: the natural resources core (74 credits), breadth requirements (21 credits), and the specialty option (40 credits). Within these areas, students have many courses to choose from to fulfill requirements.

Only two courses used to complete the natural resources major requirements may be taken S/U. The Natural Resources Core and Breath  will have a minimum GPA of 2.0. The Natural Resources Specialty Option will have a minimum GPA of 2.25.

Core and Breadth Requirements for the Natural Resources (BS):
 

Natural Resources Core (74)
 

Animal ID

Choose one course from below:
FW 312. Systematics of Birds (2)
FW 316. Systematics of Fishes (3)
FW 318. Systematics of Mammals (2)
Z 477. Aquatic Entomology (4)

Atmospheric Science

Choose one course from below:
ATS 210. Introduction to the Atmospheric Sciences (3)
ATS 320. *The Changing Climate (3) 
GEO 323. ^Climatology (4)

Biology

BI 101, BI 102, BI 103. *General Biology (4,4,4)
   or BI 204, BI 205, BI 206. *Introductory Biology I, II, III (4,4,4)
   or BI 211, BI 212, BI 213. *Principles of Biology (4,4,4)

Chemistry

CH 121. General Chemistry (5)
   or CH 231. *General Chemistry (4) and CH 261. *Laboratory for Chemistry 231 (1)

Communications

Choose one course from below:
ANS/FES/FW/SOC 485. *Consensus and Natural Resources (3)
COMM 321. Introduction to Communication Theory (3)
COMM 328. Nonverbal Communication (3)
COMM 385. Communication and Culture in Cyberspace (3)
COMM 440. Theories of Conflict and Conflict Management (3)
COMM 442. Bargaining and Negotiation Processes (3)
FES 360. Collaboration and Conflict Management (3)
FES 493. Environmental Interpretation (4)

Earth Science

Choose one course from below:
GEO 101. *The Solid Earth (4)
GEO 102. *The Surface of the Earth (4)
GEO 201. *Physical Geology (4)
GEO 202. *Earth Systems Science (4)
GEO 221. *Environmental Geology (4)

Environmental Assessment and Planning

Choose one course from below:
ANS/FES/FW/SOC 485. *Consensus and Natural Resources (3)
FE/FOR 459. Forest Resource Planning and Decision Making (4)
FES 356. Planning for Recreation and Tourism (4)
FES/FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
FW 435. ^Wildlife in Agricultural Ecosystems (3)
GEO 423. Land Use in the American West (3)
PS 449. ^Topics in Comparative Politics (4)
PS 477. International Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
RNG 421. Wildland Restoration and Ecology (4)
RNG 490. Rangeland Management Planning (4)
SUS 304. *Sustainability Assessment (4)
SUS 350. *Sustainable Communities (4)

General Ecology

Choose one course from below:
BI 306. *^Environmental Ecology (3)
BI 370. Ecology (3)
BOT 341. Plant Ecology (4)
FES 240. *Forest Biology (4)
FES 341. Forest Ecology (3)

GIS

Choose one course from below:
CROP/HORT 414. Precision Agriculture (4)
FE 257. GIS and Forest Engineering Applications (3)
FOR 421. Spatial Analysis of Forested Landscapes (3)
FW 303. Survey of Geographic Information Systems in Natural Resource (3)
GEO 365. Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (4)
GEO 465. Geographic Information Systems and Science (4)

Managing Natural Resources for the Future

NR 201. Managing Natural Resources for the Future (3)
   or Seminars—Natural Resources (1)+(1)

Mathematics

Choose one course from below:
MTH 112. *Elementary Functions (4)
MTH 241. *Calculus for Management and Social Science (4)
MTH 245. *Mathematics for Management, Life, and Social Sciences (4)
MTH 251. *Differential Calculus (4)

Measurements


Choose one course from the area most related to student's interests:

Biological/Physical Science

BI 371. ^Ecological Methods (3)
BOT 440. Field Methods in Plant Ecology (4)
FE 208. Forest Surveying (4)
FES 422. Research Methods in Social Science (4)
FOR 321. Forest Mensuration (5)
FW 255. Field Sampling of Fish and Wildlife (3)
GEO 451. Environmental Site Planning (3)
HDFS 361. Applied Research Methods (4)
RNG 441. Rangeland Analysis (4)
SOC 418. Qualitative Research Methods (4)

Social Science

FES 422. Research Methods in Social Science (4)
HDFS 361. Applied Research Methods (4)
SOC 418. Qualitative Research Methods (4)

Natural Resource Decision Making

NR 455. Natural Resource Decision Making (4)

Natural Resource Policy

Choose one course from below:
AEC 454. Rural Development Economics and Policy (3)
FOR 460. ^Forest Policy (4)
FOR 462. Natural Resource Policy and Law (3)
GEO/SOIL 335. *Introduction to Water Science and Policy (3)
PS 475. Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
PS 477. International Environmental Politics and Policy (4)

Resource Economics

Choose one course from below:
AEC 351. *Natural Resource Economics and Policy (3)
AEC/ECON 352. *Environmental Economics and Policy (3)
AEC 454. Rural Development Economics and Policy (3)
FES 432. Economics of Recreation Resources (4)
FOR 330. Forest Conservation Economics (4)

Society and Natural Resources

Choose one course from below:
ANTH 110. *Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (3)
FES 251. Recreation Resource Management (4)
FES 355. Management for Multiple Resource Values (3)
GEO 204. *Climate Change, Water and Society (3)

Soil Science

CSS 205. *Soil Science (4)
   or CSS 305. Principles of Soil Science (4)
   or  SOIL 205. Soil Science (3)[Bacc core course only when taken in conjunction with a laboratory course]
      and FOR 206. *Forest Soils Laboratory for SOIL 205 (1) or  SOIL 206. *Soil Science Laboratory for SOIL 205 (1)

Statistics

Choose one course from below:
ST 201. Principles of Statistics (4)
ST 351. Introduction to Statistical Methods (4)

Vegetation ID

Choose one course from below:
BOT 321. Plant Systematics (4)
BOT 414. Agrostology (4)
BOT 425. Flora of the Pacific Northwest (3)
FES 141. Tree and Shrub Identification (3)
FES 241. Dendrology (5)
HORT 226. Landscape Plant Materials I: Deciduous Hardwoods and Conifers (4)
HORT 228. Landscape Plant Materials II: Spring Flowering Trees & Shrub (4)
RNG 353. Wildland Plant Identification (4)

Water Science

Choose one course from below:
FE 430. Watershed Processes (4)
FW 326. Integrated Watershed Management (3)
OC 201. *Oceanography (4)
OC 332. Coastal Oceanography (3)
RNG 355. Desert Watershed Management (3)

Note: Particular option programs may specify additional core courses to assure that students meet prerequisites for option courses, or develop background in fields important for the option. Students should not assume that the core courses listed above include all of the necessary background in science or math for every option.

Breadth (21)


Students must complete one course from each of the following groups:


Fisheries and Wildlife (Choose one)

FES/FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
FES/FW 452. Biodiversity Conservation in Managed Forests (3)
FOR/FW/RNG 346. Topics in Wildland Fire (3)
FOR/FW/RNG 446. Wildland Fire Ecology (3)
FW 311. Ornithology (3)
FW 315. Ichthyology (3)
FW 317. Mammalogy (3)
FW 320. Introductory Population Dynamics (4)
FW 321. Applied Community and Ecosystem Ecology (3)
FW 323. Management Principles of Pacific Salmon in the Northwest (3)
FW 350. *Endangered Species, Society and Sustainability (3)
FW 426. Coastal Ecology and Resource Management (5)
FW 427. Principles of Wildlife Diseases (4)
FW 435. ^Wildlife in Agricultural Ecosystems (3)
FW 451. Avian Conservation and Management (3)
FW 454. ^Fishery Biology (4)
FW 458. Mammal Conservation and Management (4)
FW 465. Marine Fisheries (4)
FW 473. Fish Ecology (4)
FW 481. Wildlife Ecology (4)


Forestry (Choose one)

BOT/FES 415. Forest Insect and Disease Management (5)
FE 370. Harvesting Operations (4)
FE/FOR 457. Techniques for Forest Resource Analysis (4)
FE/FOR 459. Forest Resource Planning and Decision Making (4)
FES 341. Forest Ecology (3)
FES 342. Forest Types of the Northwest (3)
FES/HORT 350. Urban Forestry (3)
FES/FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
FES/FW 452. Biodiversity Conservation in Managed Forests (3)
FES/NR/RNG 477. *Agroforestry (3)
FOR/FW/RNG 346. Topics in Wildland Fire (3)
FOR/RNG 436. Wildland Fire Science and Management (4)
FOR 441. Silviculture Principles (4)
FOR/FW/RNG 446. Wildland Fire Ecology (3)
FOR/FE 456. *International Forestry (3)
FOR 460. ^Forest Policy (4)
WSE 470. *Forests, Wood, and Civilization (3)


Land and Water (Choose one)

FE 430. Watershed Processes (4)
FW 456. Limnology (5)
FW 479. Wetlands and Riparian Ecology (3)
GEO 306. *Minerals, Energy, Water, and the Environment (3)
GEO 307. *National Park Geology and Preservation (3)
GEO 308. *Global Change and Earth Sciences (3)
GEO/SOIL 335. *Introduction to Water Science and Policy (3)
GEO 424. International Water Resources Management (3)
GEO 425. Water Resources Management in the United States (3)
RNG 355. Desert Watershed Management (3)
RNG 455. Riparian Ecology and Management (3)
SOIL 395. *World Soil Resources (3)
SOIL 466. Soil Morphology and Classification (4)


Political Dimensions (Choose one)

AEC 432. Environmental Law (4)
ANS/FES/FW/SOC 485. *Consensus and Natural Resources (3)
BI 301. *Human Impacts on Ecosystems (3)
FES 351. Recreation Behavior and Management (4)
FES 352. Wilderness Management (3)
FES 365. *Issues in Natural Resources Conservation (3)
FES 454. Managing at the Wildland-Urban Interface (3)
FOR 462. Natural Resource Policy and Law (3)
FW 325. *Global Crises in Resource Ecology (3)
FW 350. *Endangered Species, Society and Sustainability (3)
GEO 300. *Sustainability for the Common Good (3)
GEO/SOIL 335. *Introduction to Water Science and Policy (3)
GEO 423. Land Use in the American West (3)
HST 481. *Environmental History of the United States (4)
PS 449. ^Topics in Comparative Politics: Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
PS 455. The Politics of Climate Change (4)
PS 475. Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
PS 476. *Science and Politics (4)
PS 477. International Environmental Politics and Policy (4)


Range (Choose one)

FES/FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
FES/NR/RNG 477. *Agroforestry (3)
FOR/FW/RNG 346. Topics in Wildland Fire (3)
FOR/RNG 436. Wildland Fire Science and Management (4)
FOR/FW/RNG 446. Wildland Fire Ecology (3)
RNG 341. Rangeland Ecology and Management (3)
RNG 351. Range Ecology I-Grasslands (3)
RNG 352. Range Ecology II-Shrublands (3)
RNG 421. Wildland Restoration and Ecology (4)
RNG 441. Rangeland Analysis (4)
RNG 442. Rangeland-Animal Relations (4)
RNG 490. Rangeland Management Planning (4)


Resource Values/Philosophy (Choose one)

AG 301. *Ecosystem Science of Pacific NW Indians (3)
ANTH 477. Ecological Anthropology (4)
ANTH 481. *Natural Resources and Community Values (3)
ANTH 482. *Anthropology of International Development (4)
FES 453. Nature-Based Tourism (3)
FW 340. *Multicultural Perspectives in Natural Resources (3)
GEO 309. *Environmental Justice (3)
GEO 420. Resilience-Based Natural Resource Management (3)
HST 481. *Environmental History of the United States (4)
PHL 440. *Environmental Ethics (3)
PHL 443. *World Views and Environmental Values (3)


Social Issues (Choose one)

ANS/FES/FW/SOC 485. *Consensus and Natural Resources (3)
ANTH 330. *Evolution of People, Technology, and Society (3)
FE/FOR 459. Forest Resource Planning and Decision Making (4)
FES 351. Recreation Behavior and Management (4)
FES 352. Wilderness Management (3)
FES 353. Nature, Eco, and Adventure Tourism (3)
FES 493. Environmental Interpretation (4)
SOC 360. *Population Trends and Policy (4)
SOC 381. Social Dimensions of Sustainability (4)
SOC 424. Social Psychology (4)
SOC 454. *Leisure and Culture (4)
SOC 456. *Science and Technology in Social Context (4)
SOC 475. Rural Sociology (4)
SOC 480. *Environmental Sociology (4)
SOC 481. *Society and Natural Resources (4)
WGSS 440. *Women and Natural Resources (3)

Footnotes:

* Baccalaureate Core Course (BCC)
^ Writing Intensive Course (WIC)

In addition to the baccalaureate core, the three main areas for course work include: the natural resources core (74 credits), breadth requirements (21 credits), and the specialty option (40 credits). Within these areas, students have many courses to choose from to fulfill requirements.

Only two courses used to complete the natural resources major requirements may be taken S/U. The Natural Resources Core and Breath  will have a minimum GPA of 2.0. The Natural Resources Specialty Option will have a minimum GPA of 2.25.

Core and Breadth Requirements for the Natural Resources (BS):
 

Natural Resources Core (74)
 

Animal ID

Choose one course from below:
FW 312. Systematics of Birds (2)
FW 316. Systematics of Fishes (3)
FW 318. Systematics of Mammals (2)
Z 477. Aquatic Entomology (4)

Atmospheric Science

Choose one course from below:
ATS 210. Introduction to the Atmospheric Sciences (3)
ATS 320. *The Changing Climate (3) 
GEO 323. ^Climatology (4)

Biology

BI 101, BI 102, BI 103. *General Biology (4,4,4)
   or BI 204, BI 205, BI 206. *Introductory Biology I, II, III (4,4,4)
   or BI 211, BI 212, BI 213. *Principles of Biology (4,4,4)

Chemistry

CH 121. General Chemistry (5)
   or CH 231. *General Chemistry (4) and CH 261. *Laboratory for Chemistry 231 (1)

Communications

Choose one course from below:
ANS/FES/FW/SOC 485. *Consensus and Natural Resources (3)
COMM 321. Introduction to Communication Theory (3)
COMM 328. Nonverbal Communication (3)
COMM 385. Communication and Culture in Cyberspace (3)
COMM 440. Theories of Conflict and Conflict Management (3)
COMM 442. Bargaining and Negotiation Processes (3)
FES 360. Collaboration and Conflict Management (3)
FES 493. Environmental Interpretation (4)

Earth Science

Choose one course from below:
GEO 101. *The Solid Earth (4)
GEO 102. *The Surface of the Earth (4)
GEO 201. *Physical Geology (4)
GEO 202. *Earth Systems Science (4)
GEO 221. *Environmental Geology (4)

Environmental Assessment and Planning

Choose one course from below:
AEC 454. Rural Development Economics and Policy (3)
ANS/FES/FW/SOC 485. *Consensus and Natural Resources (3)
FES 356. Planning for Recreation and Tourism (4)
FES/FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
FOR/FE 459. Forest Resource Planning and Decision Making (4)
FW 435. ^Wildlife in Agricultural Ecosystems (3)
GEO 423. Land Use in the American West (3)
PS 449. ^Topics in Comparative Politics (4)
PS 477. International Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
RNG 421. Wildland Restoration and Ecology (4)
RNG 490. Rangeland Management Planning (4)
SUS 304. *Sustainability Assessment (4)
SUS 350. *Sustainable Communities (4)

General Ecology

Choose one course from below:
BI 306. *^Environmental Ecology (3)
BI 370. Ecology (3)
BOT 341. Plant Ecology (4)
FES 240. *Forest Biology (4)
FES 341. Forest Ecology (3)

GIS

Choose one course from below:
FE 257. GIS and Forest Engineering Applications (3)
FOR 421. Spatial Analysis of Forested Landscapes (3)
FW 303. Survey of Geographic Information Systems in Natural Resource (3)
GEO 365. Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (4)
GEO 465. Geographic Information Systems and Science (4)
HORT 414. Information Systems in Agriculture (4)

Managing Natural Resources for the Future

NR 201. Managing Natural Resources for the Future (3)
   or Seminars—Natural Resources (1)+(1)

Mathematics

Choose one course from below:
MTH 112. *Elementary Functions (4)
MTH 241. *Calculus for Management and Social Science (4)
MTH 245. *Mathematics for Management, Life, and Social Sciences (4)
MTH 251. *Differential Calculus (4)

Measurements


Choose one course from the area most related to student's interests:

Biological/Physical Science

BI 371. ^Ecological Methods (3)
BOT 440. Field Methods in Plant Ecology (4)
FE 208. Forest Surveying (4)
FES/TOL 422. Research Methods in Social Science (4) [TOL at Cascades Campus only]
FOR 321. Forest Mensuration (5)
FW 255. Field Sampling of Fish and Wildlife (3)
GEO 451. Environmental Site Planning (3)
HDFS 361. Applied Research Methods (4)
RNG 441. Rangeland Analysis (4)
SOC 418. Qualitative Research Methods (4)

Social Science

FES/TOL 422. Research Methods in Social Science (4) [TOL at Cascades Campus only]
HDFS 361. Applied Research Methods (4)
SOC 418. Qualitative Research Methods (4)

Natural Resource Decision Making

NR 455. Natural Resource Decision Making (4)

Natural Resource Policy

Choose one course from below:
FOR 460. ^Forest Policy (4)
FOR 462. Natural Resource Policy and Law (3)
GEO/SOIL 335. *Introduction to Water Science and Policy (3)
PS 475. Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
PS 477. International Environmental Politics and Policy (4)

Resource Economics

Choose one course from below:
AEC 351. *Natural Resource Economics and Policy (3)
AEC/ECON 352. *Environmental Economics and Policy (3)
FES 432. Economics of Recreation Resources (4)
FOR 330. Forest Conservation Economics (4)

Society and Natural Resources

Choose one course from below:
ANTH 110. *Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (3)
FES 251. Recreation Resource Management (4)
FES 355. Management for Multiple Resource Values (3)
GEO 204. *Climate Change, Water and Society (3)

Soil Science

CSS 205. *Soil Science (4) [Taught via Ecampus only.]
   or CSS 305. Principles of Soil Science (4) [Taught at EOU La Grande campus only.]
   or  SOIL 205. Soil Science (3)[Bacc core course only when taken in conjunction with a laboratory course]
      and FOR 206. *Forest Soils Laboratory for SOIL 205 (1) or  SOIL 206. *Soil Science Laboratory for SOIL 205 (1)

Statistics

Choose one course from below:
ST 201. Principles of Statistics (4)
ST 351. Introduction to Statistical Methods (4)

Vegetation ID

Choose one course from below:
BOT 321. Plant Systematics (4)
BOT 414. Agrostology (4)
BOT 425. Flora of the Pacific Northwest (3)
FES 141. Tree and Shrub Identification (3)
FES 241. Dendrology (5)
HORT 226. Landscape Plant Materials I: Deciduous Hardwoods and Conifers (4)
HORT 228. Landscape Plant Materials II: Spring Flowering Trees & Shrub (4)
RNG 353. Wildland Plant Identification (4)

Water Science

Choose one course from below:
FE 430. Watershed Processes (4)
FW 326. Integrated Watershed Management (3)
OC 201. *Oceanography (4)
OC 332. Coastal Oceanography (3)
RNG 355. Desert Watershed Management (3)

Note: Particular option programs may specify additional core courses to assure that students meet prerequisites for option courses, or develop background in fields important for the option. Students should not assume that the core courses listed above include all of the necessary background in science or math for every option.

Breadth (21)


Students must complete one course from each of the following groups:


Fisheries and Wildlife (Choose one)

FES/FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
FES/FW 452. Biodiversity Conservation in Managed Forests (3)
FOR/FW/RNG 346. Topics in Wildland Fire (3)
FOR/FW/RNG 446. Wildland Fire Ecology (3)
FW 311. Ornithology (3)
FW 315. Ichthyology (3)
FW 317. Mammalogy (3)
FW 320. Introductory Population Dynamics (4)
FW 321. Applied Community and Ecosystem Ecology (3)
FW 323. Management Principles of Pacific Salmon in the Northwest (3)
FW 350. *Endangered Species, Society and Sustainability (3)
FW 426. Coastal Ecology and Resource Management (5)
FW 427. Principles of Wildlife Diseases (4)
FW 435. ^Wildlife in Agricultural Ecosystems (3)
FW 451. Avian Conservation and Management (3)
FW 454. ^Fishery Biology (4) [Taught at the Hatfield Marine Science Center or via ECampus]
FW 458. Mammal Conservation and Management (4)
FW 465. Marine Fisheries (4) [Taught at the Hatfield Marine Science Center]
FW 473. Fish Ecology (4)
FW 481. Wildlife Ecology (3)


Forestry (Choose one)

BOT/FES 415. Forest Insect and Disease Management (5)
FE 370. Harvesting Operations (4)
FE/FOR 457. Techniques for Forest Resource Analysis (4)
FES 341. Forest Ecology (3)
FES 342. Forest Types of the Northwest (3)
FES/HORT 350. Urban Forestry (3)
FES/FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
FES/FW 452. Biodiversity Conservation in Managed Forests (3)
FES/NR/RNG 477. *Agroforestry (3)
FOR/FW/RNG 346. Topics in Wildland Fire (3)
FOR/RNG 436. Wildland Fire Science and Management (4)
FOR 441. Silviculture Principles (4)
FOR/FW/RNG 446. Wildland Fire Ecology (3)
FOR/FE 456. *International Forestry (3)
FOR 459. Forest Resource Planning and Decision Making (4)
FOR 460. ^Forest Policy (4)
WSE 470. *Forests, Wood, and Civilization (3)


Land and Water (Choose one)

CSS/SOIL 395. *World Soil Resources (3) [CSS taught at EOU LaGrand campus only; SOIL taught via Ecampus only.]
FE 430. Watershed Processes (4)
FW 456. Limnology (5)
FW 479. Wetlands and Riparian Ecology (3)
GEO 306. *Minerals, Energy, Water, and the Environment (3)
GEO 307. *National Park Geology and Preservation (3)
GEO 308. *Global Change and Earth Sciences (3)
GEO/SOIL 335. *Introduction to Water Science and Policy (3)
GEO 424. International Water Resources Management (3)
GEO 425. Water Resources Management in the United States (3)
RNG 355. Desert Watershed Management (3)
RNG 455. Riparian Ecology and Management (3)
SOIL 466. Soil Morphology and Classification (4)


Political Dimensions (Choose one)

AEC 432. Environmental Law (4)
ANS/FES/FW/SOC 485. *Consensus and Natural Resources (3)
BI 301. *Human Impacts on Ecosystems (3)
FES 351. Recreation Behavior and Management (4)
FES 352. Wilderness Management (3)
FES 365. *Issues in Natural Resources Conservation (3) [Taught online via ECampus]
FES 454. Managing at the Wildland-Urban Interface (3)
FOR 462. Natural Resource Policy and Law (3)
FW 325. *Global Crises in Resource Ecology (3)
FW 350. *Endangered Species, Society and Sustainability (3)
GEO 300. *Sustainability for the Common Good (3)
GEO/SOIL 335. *Introduction to Water Science and Policy (3)
GEO 423. Land Use in the American West (3)
HST 481. *Environmental History of the United States (4)
PS 449. ^Topics in Comparative Politics: Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
PS 455. The Politics of Climate Change (4)
PS 475. Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
PS 476. *Science and Politics (4)
PS 477. International Environmental Politics and Policy (4)


Range (Choose one)

FES/FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
FES/NR/RNG 477. *Agroforestry (3)
FOR/FW/RNG 346. Topics in Wildland Fire (3)
FOR/RNG 436. Wildland Fire Science and Management (4)
FOR/FW/RNG 446. Wildland Fire Ecology (3)
RNG 341. Rangeland Ecology and Management (3)
RNG 351. Range Ecology I-Grasslands (3)
RNG 352. Range Ecology II-Shrublands (3)
RNG 421. Wildland Restoration and Ecology (4)
RNG 441. Rangeland Analysis (4)
RNG 442. Rangeland-Animal Relations (4)
RNG 490. Rangeland Management Planning (4)


Resource Values/Philosophy (Choose one)

AG 301. *Ecosystem Science of Pacific NW Indians (3)
ANTH 477. Ecological Anthropology (4)
ANTH 481. *Natural Resources and Community Values (3)
ANTH 482. *Anthropology of International Development (4)
FES 453. Nature-Based Tourism (3)
FW 340. *Multicultural Perspectives in Natural Resources (3)
GEO 309. *Environmental Justice (3)
GEO 420. Resilience-Based Natural Resource Management (3)
HST 481. *Environmental History of the United States (4)
PHL 440. *Environmental Ethics (3)
PHL 443. *World Views and Environmental Values (3)


Social Issues (Choose one)

ANS/FES/FW/SOC 485. *Consensus and Natural Resources (3)
ANTH 330. *Evolution of People, Technology, and Society (3)
FE/FOR 459. Forest Resource Planning and Decision Making (4)
FES 351. Recreation Behavior and Management (4)
FES 352. Wilderness Management (3)
FES 453. Nature-Based Tourism (3)
FES 493. Environmental Interpretation (4)
SOC 360. *Population Trends and Policy (4)
SOC 381. Social Dimensions of Sustainability (4)
SOC 424. Social Psychology (4)
SOC 454. *Leisure and Culture (4)
SOC 456. *Science and Technology in Social Context (4)
SOC 475. Rural Sociology (4)
SOC 480. *Environmental Sociology (4)
SOC 481. *Society and Natural Resources (4)
TOL 371. Eco and Adventure Tourism (3) [OSU-Cascades Branch Campus only]
WGSS 440. *Women and Natural Resources (3)

Footnotes:

* Baccalaureate Core Course (BCC)
^ Writing Intensive Course (WIC)

In addition to the baccalaureate core, the three main areas for course work include: the natural resources core (74 credits), breadth requirements (21 credits), and the specialty option (40 credits). Within these areas, students have many courses to choose from to fulfill requirements.

Only two courses used to complete the natural resources major requirements may be taken S/U. The Natural Resources Core and Breath  will have a minimum GPA of 2.0. The Natural Resources Specialty Option will have a minimum GPA of 2.25.

Core and Breadth Requirements for the Natural Resources (BS):
 

Natural Resources Core (74)
 

Animal ID

Choose one course from below:

FW 312. Systematics of Birds (2)
FW 316. Systematics of Fishes (3)
FW 318. Systematics of Mammals (2)
Z 477. Aquatic Entomology (4)

Atmospheric Science

Choose one course from below:

ATS 210. Introduction to the Atmospheric Sciences (3)
ATS 320. *The Changing Climate (3) 
GEO 323. ^Climatology (4)

Biology

BI 101, BI 102, BI 103. *General Biology (4,4,4)
   or BI 204, BI 205, BI 206. *Introductory Biology I, II, III (4,4,4)
   or BI 211, BI 212, BI 213. *Principles of Biology (4,4,4)

Chemistry

CH 121. General Chemistry (5)
   or CH 231. *General Chemistry (4) and CH 261. *Laboratory for Chemistry 231 (1)

Communications

Choose one course from below:

ANS/FES/FW/SOC 485. *Consensus and Natural Resources (3)
COMM 321. Introduction to Communication Theory (3)
COMM 328. Nonverbal Communication (3)
COMM 385. Communication and Culture in Cyberspace (3)
COMM 440. Theories of Conflict and Conflict Management (3)
COMM 442. Bargaining and Negotiation Processes (3)
FES 360. Collaboration and Conflict Management (3)
FES 493. Environmental Interpretation (4)

Earth Science

Choose one course from below:

GEO 101. *The Solid Earth (4)
GEO 102. *The Surface of the Earth (4)
GEO 201. *Physical Geology (4)
GEO 202. *Earth Systems Science (4)
GEO 221. *Environmental Geology (4)

Environmental Assessment and Planning

Choose one course from below:
AEC 454. Rural Development Economics and Policy (3)

ANS/FES/FW/SOC 485. *Consensus and Natural Resources (3)
FE/FOR 459. Forest Resource Planning and Decision Making (4)
FES 356. Planning for Recreation and Tourism (4)
FES/FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
FOR/FE 459. Forest Resource Planning and Decision Making (4)
FW 435. ^Wildlife in Agricultural Ecosystems (3)
GEO 423. Land Use in the American West (3)
PS 449. ^Topics in Comparative Politics (4)
PS 477. International Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
RNG 421. Wildland Restoration and Ecology (4)
RNG 490. Rangeland Management Planning (4)
SUS 304. *Sustainability Assessment (4)
SUS 350. *Sustainable Communities (4)

General Ecology

Choose one course from below:

BI 306. *^Environmental Ecology (3)
BI 370. Ecology (3)
BOT 341. Plant Ecology (4)
FES 240. *Forest Biology (4)
FES 341. Forest Ecology (3)

GIS

Choose one course from below:

CROP/HORT 414. Precision Agriculture (4)
FE 257. GIS and Forest Engineering Applications (3)
FOR 421. Spatial Analysis of Forested Landscapes (3)
FW 303. Survey of Geographic Information Systems in Natural Resource (3)
GEO 365. Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (4)
GEO 465. Geographic Information Systems and Science (4)
HORT 414. Information Systems in Agriculture (4)

Managing Natural Resources for the Future

NR 201. Managing Natural Resources for the Future (3)
   or Seminars—Natural Seminars—Natural Resources (1) (1)

Mathematics

Choose one course from below:

MTH 112. *Elementary Functions (4)
MTH 241. *Calculus for Management and Social Science (4)
MTH 245. *Mathematics for Management, Life, and Social Sciences (4)
MTH 251. *Differential Calculus (4)

Measurements


Choose one course from the area most related to student's interests:

Biological/Physical Science

BI 371. ^Ecological Methods (3)
BOT 440. Field Methods in Plant Ecology (4)
FE 208. Forest Surveying (4)
FES/TOL FES 422. Research Methods in Social Science (4) [TOL at Cascades Campus only]
(4)
FOR 321. Forest Mensuration (5)
FW 255. Field Sampling of Fish and Wildlife (3)
GEO 451. Environmental Site Planning (3)
HDFS 361. Applied Research Methods (4)
RNG 441. Rangeland Analysis (4)
SOC 418. Qualitative Research Methods (4)

Social Science

FES/TOL FES 422. Research Methods in Social Science (4) [TOL at Cascades Campus only]
(4)
HDFS 361. Applied Research Methods (4)
SOC 418. Qualitative Research Methods (4)

Natural Resource Decision Making

NR 455. Natural Resource Decision Making (4)

Natural Resource Policy

Choose one course from below:

AEC 454. Rural Development Economics and Policy (3)
FOR 460. ^Forest Policy (4)
FOR 462. Natural Resource Policy and Law (3)
GEO/SOIL 335. *Introduction to Water Science and Policy (3)
PS 475. Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
PS 477. International Environmental Politics and Policy (4)

Resource Economics

Choose one course from below:

AEC 351. *Natural Resource Economics and Policy (3)
AEC/ECON 352. *Environmental Economics and Policy (3)
AEC 454. Rural Development Economics and Policy (3)
FES 432. Economics of Recreation Resources (4)
FOR 330. Forest Conservation Economics (4)

Society and Natural Resources

Choose one course from below:

ANTH 110. *Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (3)
FES 251. Recreation Resource Management (4)
FES 355. Management for Multiple Resource Values (3)
GEO 204. *Climate Change, Water and Society (3)

Soil Science

CSS 205. *Soil Science (4) [Taught via Ecampus only.]
(4)
   or CSS 305. Principles of Soil Science (4) [Taught at EOU La Grande campus only.]

   or  SOIL 205. Soil Science (3)[Bacc core course only when taken in conjunction with a laboratory course]

      and FOR 206. *Forest Soils Laboratory for SOIL 205 (1) or  SOIL 206. *Soil Science Laboratory for SOIL 205 (1)

Statistics

Choose one course from below:

ST 201. Principles of Statistics (4)
ST 351. Introduction to Statistical Methods (4)

Vegetation ID

Choose one course from below:

BOT 321. Plant Systematics (4)
BOT 414. Agrostology (4)
BOT 425. Flora of the Pacific Northwest (3)
FES 141. Tree and Shrub Identification (3)
FES 241. Dendrology (5)
HORT 226. Landscape Plant Materials I: Deciduous Hardwoods and Conifers (4)
HORT 228. Landscape Plant Materials II: Spring Flowering Trees & Shrub (4)
RNG 353. Wildland Plant Identification (4)

Water Science

Choose one course from below:

FE 430. Watershed Processes (4)
FW 326. Integrated Watershed Management (3)
OC 201. *Oceanography (4)
OC 332. Coastal Oceanography (3)
RNG 355. Desert Watershed Management (3)

Note: Particular option programs may specify additional core courses to assure that students meet prerequisites for option courses, or develop background in fields important for the option. Students should not assume that the core courses listed above include all of the necessary background in science or math for every option.

Breadth (21)



Students must complete one course from each of the following groups:



Fisheries and Wildlife (Choose one)

FES/FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
FES/FW 452. Biodiversity Conservation in Managed Forests (3)
FOR/FW/RNG 346. Topics in Wildland Fire (3)
FOR/FW/RNG 446. Wildland Fire Ecology (3)
FW 311. Ornithology (3)
FW 315. Ichthyology (3)
FW 317. Mammalogy (3)
FW 320. Introductory Population Dynamics (4)
FW 321. Applied Community and Ecosystem Ecology (3)
FW 323. Management Principles of Pacific Salmon in the Northwest (3)
FW 350. *Endangered Species, Society and Sustainability (3)
FW 426. Coastal Ecology and Resource Management (5)
FW 427. Principles of Wildlife Diseases (4)
FW 435. ^Wildlife in Agricultural Ecosystems (3)
FW 451. Avian Conservation and Management (3)
FW 454. ^Fishery Biology (4) [Taught at the Hatfield Marine Science Center or via ECampus]
(4)
FW 458. Mammal Conservation and Management (4)
FW 465. Marine Fisheries (4) [Taught at the Hatfield Marine Science Center]
(4)
FW 473. Fish Ecology (4)
FW 481. Wildlife Ecology (3)


(4) Forestry (Choose one)

BOT/FES 415. Forest Insect and Disease Management (5)
FE 370. Harvesting Operations (4)
FE/FOR 457. Techniques for Forest Resource Analysis (4)
FE/FOR 459. Forest Resource Planning and Decision Making (4)
FES 341. Forest Ecology (3)
FES 342. Forest Types of the Northwest (3)
FES/HORT 350. Urban Forestry (3)
FES/FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
FES/FW 452. Biodiversity Conservation in Managed Forests (3)
FES/NR/RNG 477. *Agroforestry (3)
FOR/FW/RNG 346. Topics in Wildland Fire (3)
FOR/RNG 436. Wildland Fire Science and Management (4)
FOR 441. Silviculture Principles (4)
FOR/FW/RNG 446. Wildland Fire Ecology (3)
FOR/FE 456. *International Forestry (3)
FOR 459. Forest Resource Planning and Decision Making (4)
FOR 460. ^Forest Policy (4)
WSE 470. *Forests, Wood, and Civilization (3)



Land and Water (Choose one)

CSS/SOIL 395. *World Soil Resources (3) [CSS taught at EOU LaGrand campus only; SOIL taught via Ecampus only.]
FE 430. Watershed Processes (4)
FW 456. Limnology (5)
FW 479. Wetlands and Riparian Ecology (3)
GEO 306. *Minerals, Energy, Water, and the Environment (3)
GEO 307. *National Park Geology and Preservation (3)
GEO 308. *Global Change and Earth Sciences (3)
GEO/SOIL 335. *Introduction to Water Science and Policy (3)
GEO 424. International Water Resources Management (3)
GEO 425. Water Resources Management in the United States (3)
RNG 355. Desert Watershed Management (3)
RNG 455. Riparian Ecology and Management (3)
SOIL 395. *World Soil Resources (3)
SOIL 466. Soil Morphology and Classification (4)



Political Dimensions (Choose one)

AEC 432. Environmental Law (4)
ANS/FES/FW/SOC 485. *Consensus and Natural Resources (3)
BI 301. *Human Impacts on Ecosystems (3)
FES 351. Recreation Behavior and Management (4)
FES 352. Wilderness Management (3)
FES 365. *Issues in Natural Resources Conservation (3) [Taught online via ECampus]
(3)
FES 454. Managing at the Wildland-Urban Interface (3)
FOR 462. Natural Resource Policy and Law (3)
FW 325. *Global Crises in Resource Ecology (3)
FW 350. *Endangered Species, Society and Sustainability (3)
GEO 300. *Sustainability for the Common Good (3)
GEO/SOIL 335. *Introduction to Water Science and Policy (3)
GEO 423. Land Use in the American West (3)
HST 481. *Environmental History of the United States (4)
PS 449. ^Topics in Comparative Politics: Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
PS 455. The Politics of Climate Change (4)
PS 475. Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
PS 476. *Science and Politics (4)
PS 477. International Environmental Politics and Policy (4)



Range (Choose one)

FES/FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
FES/NR/RNG 477. *Agroforestry (3)
FOR/FW/RNG 346. Topics in Wildland Fire (3)
FOR/RNG 436. Wildland Fire Science and Management (4)
FOR/FW/RNG 446. Wildland Fire Ecology (3)
RNG 341. Rangeland Ecology and Management (3)
RNG 351. Range Ecology I-Grasslands (3)
RNG 352. Range Ecology II-Shrublands (3)
RNG 421. Wildland Restoration and Ecology (4)
RNG 441. Rangeland Analysis (4)
RNG 442. Rangeland-Animal Relations (4)
RNG 490. Rangeland Management Planning (4)



Resource Values/Philosophy (Choose one)

AG 301. *Ecosystem Science of Pacific NW Indians (3)
ANTH 477. Ecological Anthropology (4)
ANTH 481. *Natural Resources and Community Values (3)
ANTH 482. *Anthropology of International Development (4)
FES 453. Nature-Based Tourism (3)
FW 340. *Multicultural Perspectives in Natural Resources (3)
GEO 309. *Environmental Justice (3)
GEO 420. Resilience-Based Natural Resource Management (3)
HST 481. *Environmental History of the United States (4)
PHL 440. *Environmental Ethics (3)
PHL 443. *World Views and Environmental Values (3)



Social Issues (Choose one)

ANS/FES/FW/SOC 485. *Consensus and Natural Resources (3)
ANTH 330. *Evolution of People, Technology, and Society (3)
FE/FOR 459. Forest Resource Planning and Decision Making (4)
FES 351. Recreation Behavior and Management (4)
FES 352. Wilderness Management (3)
FES 453. Nature-Based 353. Nature, Eco, and Adventure Tourism (3)
FES 493. Environmental Interpretation (4)
SOC 360. *Population Trends and Policy (4)
SOC 381. Social Dimensions of Sustainability (4)
SOC 424. Social Psychology (4)
SOC 454. *Leisure and Culture (4)
SOC 456. *Science and Technology in Social Context (4)
SOC 475. Rural Sociology (4)
SOC 480. *Environmental Sociology (4)
SOC 481. *Society and Natural Resources (4)
TOL 371. Eco and Adventure Tourism (3) [OSU-Cascades Branch Campus only]
WGSS 440. *Women and Natural Resources (3)

Footnotes:

* Baccalaureate Core Course (BCC)
^ Writing Intensive Course (WIC)

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