ENTRY WAGE LEVEL
UPPER WAGE LEVEL
JOBS IN THE REGION
Manage public and private forested lands for economic, recreational, and conservation purposes. May inventory the type, amount, and location of standing timber, appraise the timber’s worth, negotiate the purchase, and draw up contracts for procurement. May determine how to conserve wildlife habitats, creek beds, water quality, and soil stability, and how best to comply with environmental regulations. May devise plans for planting and growing new trees, monitor trees for healthy growth, and determine optimal harvesting schedules.
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State of Oregon Licenses and Education
No statewide license is required for this occupation.
Schools & Training Providers
|Oregon State University||Corvallis||College of Forestry Degree|
For training information including possible financial support, contact your local WorkSource Rogue Valley Work Center (Jackson and Josephine Counties).
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