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Introduction to Arboriculture: Tree Maintenance

Introduction to Arboriculture: Tree Maintenance

Product Details

Product number: 
CD1012
Product type: 
CD-ROM
Pub. Date: 
2007

Price: $77.00

This interactive CD-ROM was developed as an educational resource for arborists. It will be equally useful in the horticulture or forestry classroom. The 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

There are three lessons on this CD: tree support systems (cables, guys, and bracing rods), fertilization (essential elements for trees and how to manage those elements), and lightning protection systems (basic protection systems and some of the installation procedures).

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; CD1010 Introduction to Arboriculture: Diagnosis and Disorders; and CD1011 Introduction to Arboriculture: Planting and Early Care.