Conservation is the foresighted utilization, preservation and/or renewal of forests, waters, lands and minerals for the greatest good of the greatest number for the longest time.
– Gifford Pinchot
The Forestry discipline offers you a selection of excellent courses preparing you for a variety of employment opportunities after graduation. Satisfying the ever growing demand for forest products throughout the world, enhancing biological diversity, providing wildlife habitat, reducing global warming, meeting the expanding demand for outdoor recreation, and bringing the benefits of nature to the world's urban populations, are but a few of the exciting challenges of a career in forestry.
Majors (options) and Minors
You can find a sample planning sheet, for each major, by clicking
. The planning sheets outline suggested coursework by semester for each of the majors. You can also learn more by visiting the
UW-Stevens Point course catalog