Selection and Propagation of Native Plants for Ecological Restoration
An introduction to the principles of native plant selection and propagation to meet site-specific objectives for ecosystem restoration. Topics include native plant propagation techniques; the role of artificial propagation in ecosystem rehabilitation and restoration; criteria for species selection; scientific and ethical principles for the collection of propagation materials; site stabilization; site preparation; out-planting; and bio-engineering.
- Admission to Certificate or Diploma program in Restoration of Natural Systems; or
- permission of the program.