Urban Greenspace Management - FNRM 4501 University of Minnesota
Urban Green Space Management is a course offered at the University of Minnesota. The course is led by Professor Gary Johnson, but much of the content is created by students in the course.
This course is designed for upper level undergraduate and graduate students in urban forestry, forestry, natural resources, landscape architecture, landscape design and planning curricula. This is a management course with less emphasis on tree care. Topics of study include: risk assessment and management; inventorying and developing maintenance programs; legal perspectives of urban forest management; urban user preferences; minimizing green and gray infrastructure conflicts; protecting the resources during development and urban expansion; storm preparedness and response.
FNRM 4501/5501 - Course Syllabus 2020