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Natural Resources Technician (AAS)

69 Credits Location: Appleton

Love the outdoors? If you want a career in natural resources, this program will prepare you to become a fisheries technician, surveyor, soil and water conservationist, wastewater technician or naturalist. Your professional field training will include field data collection for water quality and wastewater analysis, fisheries, forest management, wildlife management and soil analysis. As a technician, you may assist in managing, improving and protecting rangelands and wildlife habitats. You could also provide technical assistance in the conservation of soil, water and related natural resources in a variety of public or private settings.

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Urban Forestry Technician (C)

19 Credits Location: Appleton

If you have an interest in the care and maintenance of trees, this program is for you. You will learn urban tree maintenance and management, plant health care operations, how trees function, planting and selection, and chainsaw safety and operation. With these skills you could work in careers related to arboriculture, urban forestry, nursery management, plant health care and utility line clearance.

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Natural Resources: Green Dreams

Natural Resources: Green Dreams

Nov 13, 2009
For Wenonah Skye, FVTC’s Natural Resources Technician program provided the hands-on skills and technical knowledge ...
Focus on Alumni: Jesse Hoh

Focus on Alumni: Jesse Hoh

Mar 5, 2012
Q & A with Jesse Hoh, 2010 Wildland Firefighter graduate
The Student Experience: Mapping a ...

The Student Experience: Mapping a ...

Apr 3, 2014
Hands-on, high-tech mapping by FVTC’s Natural Resources students benefits visitors of Wisconsin’s state parks.

Types of Offerings

AAS - Associate Degree
TD - Technical Diploma
C - Certificate
A - Apprenticeship

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