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Introduction to Arboriculture: Diagnosis and Disorders

Introduction to Arboriculture: Diagnosis and Disorders

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Price: $77.00

This interactive CD-ROM was developed as an educational resource for arborists. It offers great benefits both for the horticulture and forestry classroom. This CD features:

  • Instructional strategies that simulate job tasks
  • A high level of interactivity
  • Self-paced instruction (can accommodate multiple users)
  • Emphasis on visuals
  • Digital audio that enhances text
  • A system of instant feedback that engages the learner
  • Quiz questions
  • Glossary of key terms with definitions and pronunciations

Diagnosis and Disorders has these objectives:

  1. Understand the principles of a systematic approach to the plant diagnostic process.
  2. Explain how stress can weaken a tree, predisposing it to secondary problems.
  3. Learn to recognize the signs and symptoms of tree disorders.

There are three lessons on this CD. Lesson one is on general diagnosis. Lesson two is on abiotic disorders. Lesson three is on biotic disorders.

System requirements: Windows 2000 or XP; Pentium III or better; 24X CD-ROM or better; sound.

See also CD1008 Introduction to Arboriculture: Pruning; CD1009 Introduction to Arboriculture: Tree Identification and Selection; CD1011 Introduction to Arboriculture: Planting and Early Care; and CD1012 Introduction to Arboriculture: Tree Maintenance.