Custom Presentations and CFE’s
Barry Shiver has a thirst for knowledge and enjoys sharing that knowledge with others. One outlet for sharing information is through his Smarter Forestry Blog on this web site . Barry also enjoys the personal interactions that come from teaching a class. During his career at the University of Georgia, Barry received a University wide Outstanding Teacher award in 2003. Beginning in 1989, he taught shortcourses to foresters across the Southeast with a company called Forestry Information Services. These classes were well attended and received a tremendous amount of positive feedback. He has also taught customized courses for companies, forestry groups and organizations, and other colleges and universities. Barry is known for delivering useful technical information that is also understandable.
Barry can deliver custom content classes for organizations that need updating on particular topics. He can also help your company keep your foresters’ continuing forestry education (CFE) hours up to date with “in house” classes, Give us a call to set up a course.
The following are some topics that Barry has addressed through shortcourses:
Intensive Forest Management
Intensive Management and Wildlife (with Dr. Karl Miller)
Southern Pine Silviculture
Making Money Growing Trees
Natural Stand Regeneration and Management
Thinning the Southern Pines
Value Added from Regeneration Treatments
Value Added from Intermediate Silvicultural Treatments
Acquisition and Management Inventories
Efficient Forest Inventory
Cruising for Weights
Growth and Yield
Using Growth and Yield Models to Make Stand Level Decisions
Using Growth and Yield Models to Make Forest Level Decisions
Forestry Information Systems
Call 706.510.9504 or email Info@smarterforestry.com and we’ll develop a course for you.