Natural ResourcesSummer Internship       2012 Cierra Dickenson
Paul Crocker – GIS Inventory, MTERich Annamitta – Fishery Biologist, MITW Joe Lyons- Water Resource Technician,           ...
Regeneration Surveys                 with Jeff Grignon•   Pine•   Oak•   Plots•   Every 3 chains•   Count re-gen. Pine/   ...
Stand Exam Surveys with          Paul Crocker•   Diameter at Breast Height (DBH)•   Reason why we measure at DBH•   Height...
Tools used for Stand Exams and      Regeneration SurveysDBH Stick              Compass                        Compartment ...
Fishery Biologist with Rich        Annamitta         Fyke Nets     •   Keshena Lake     •   Round Lake     •   Catch/Relea...
Shocking Fish  with Rich • Round Lake • Tag • Take count   and record • Age • Length • Catch/Release • Purpose
Fish Cribs with         Rich•    Burney Lake•    Provide shelter•    Lets fish grow•    Increases fish population
Water ResourceTechnician With Joe Lyons  • Test water quality  • Samples for lab    chemistry  • pH, Conductivity, Temp., ...
Forest Healthwith Dave Mausel • Invasive Species • Garlic Mustard    – Pull by roots • Oak Wilt    – Walk in woods      an...
Timber Harvest Administration        with Mike Waukau• Checks sites      • Slash      • Damage to other trees• Measure dia...
Cultural Resources with Jeff Grignon• How to identify different  kinds of sites       • Sugar Maple         Camp       • O...
Fire Protection with     Ron Waukau• Burn to create openings• Burn for better growth• Reduces slash• Helps control competi...
Thank you to Dr. Morris
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  1. 1. Natural ResourcesSummer Internship 2012 Cierra Dickenson
  2. 2. Paul Crocker – GIS Inventory, MTERich Annamitta – Fishery Biologist, MITW Joe Lyons- Water Resource Technician, MITW Dave Mausel- Health Forester, MTE Mike Waukau – THA Forester, MTE Jeff Grignon – Forest Development/ Cultural Resources, MTE Ron Waukau – Fire Protection, MTE
  3. 3. Regeneration Surveys with Jeff Grignon• Pine• Oak• Plots• Every 3 chains• Count re-gen. Pine/ Oak• Count competitive tree species• 11’9’’ from plot center• Record tree population• Quality (dead/alive)• Size• Areas not planted• Purpose
  4. 4. Stand Exam Surveys with Paul Crocker• Diameter at Breast Height (DBH)• Reason why we measure at DBH• Height• Diameter• Quality• Defects• Data is used for planning• Purpose
  5. 5. Tools used for Stand Exams and Regeneration SurveysDBH Stick Compass Compartment Map GPS
  6. 6. Fishery Biologist with Rich Annamitta Fyke Nets • Keshena Lake • Round Lake • Catch/Release • Age • Lengths • Tag • Diseased
  7. 7. Shocking Fish with Rich • Round Lake • Tag • Take count and record • Age • Length • Catch/Release • Purpose
  8. 8. Fish Cribs with Rich• Burney Lake• Provide shelter• Lets fish grow• Increases fish population
  9. 9. Water ResourceTechnician With Joe Lyons • Test water quality • Samples for lab chemistry • pH, Conductivity, Temp., dissolved oxygen • Turbidity • Lakes Elma, Lower Bass, Burney, and LaMotte
  10. 10. Forest Healthwith Dave Mausel • Invasive Species • Garlic Mustard – Pull by roots • Oak Wilt – Walk in woods and record • Purple Loosestrife – Ride on river and record
  11. 11. Timber Harvest Administration with Mike Waukau• Checks sites • Slash • Damage to other trees• Measure diameter • Within specifications• Length • Cut to proper length
  12. 12. Cultural Resources with Jeff Grignon• How to identify different kinds of sites • Sugar Maple Camp • Old Logging Camp • Arch. Sites • Purpose
  13. 13. Fire Protection with Ron Waukau• Burn to create openings• Burn for better growth• Reduces slash• Helps control competing vegetation• Helps control tree diseases
  14. 14. Thank you to Dr. Morris

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