FOR 350 - Silviculture

Dr. John M. Lhotka

University of Kentucky - Department of Forestry

Silviculture is the art and science of controlling the establishment, composition, structure, and growth of a forest stand to meet the landowners’ objectives on a sustainable basis.


Course Syllabus


Lecture Materials


Lab Materials

  • Week 5 Supplement - Using Stocking Chart

  • Definitions and Terminology

    Supplemental Readings


    Figures from Silviculture Texts (link)

    Bibliography for selected figures and tables

    Forest Measurements

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