An Introduction to BSc. Natural Resource Management and BSc Aquaculture
An Introduction to BSc. Natural Resources Management & BSc. Aquaculture Presentation ByERIC KUMEH MENSAH
What is Natural Resource Management? Natural Resources – a material source of wealth, such as timber, fresh water, or a mineral deposit, that occurs in a natural state and has economic value. Management – the act of handling or managing something successfully. Natural Resource Management is the science and act of managing material source of wealth, such as timber, fresh water, or mineral deposit, that occur in their natural state carefully in other to enhance posterity.
Types of Natural Resources Non-renewable – resources that cannot be replenished after they have been used up. Example Mineral (Gold, Diamond,…), Fossil Fuel
Renewable Natural Resources are resources that can bereplaced after they have been exhausted. ExampleForests, Wildlife, Fisheries, Soil
AQUACULTUREThe cultivation of aquatic animals and plants, especially fish, shellfish, and seaweed, in natural or controlled marine or freshwater environments for profits.
Who is qualified to offer Natural Resources Management?General Science General Agriculture Biology General Agriculture Chemistry Chemistry Physics Physics/Elective Maths Elective Maths Integrated Science Core Mathematics English Language CUT OFF EIGHTEEN (18) OR Diploma in Natural Resource Management
Where Can I Buy Admission Forms? Post Offices University Main Administration Some selected BanksE.G. Ghana Commercial Bank, Ecobank,Barclays, UBA, HFC, Cal Bank, etc.
What will I learn upon my admission? Biological Chemistry Economics Meteorology Communication Skills Genetics Algebra Statistics Land Surveying Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems Introductory Courses on the Various Departments Applied Courses in the Various Departments
Options in Natural Resources Management AGROFORESTRY FISHERIES AND WATERSHED MANAGEMENT SILVICULTURE AND FOREST MANAGEMENT WILDLIFE AND RANGE MANAGEMENT WOOD SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Job Opportunities Consultant Ministry of Food and Agriculture Ministry of Fisheries Forestry Commission Mining Industry Lecturer Range Manager Banks
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