Map Reading and Compass Use For Loggers, Landowners, and Foresters

Description

Professional Timber Harvester Program Continuing Education Online Module

Instructions:

  1. Read through and study the module sequence. At the end of the module, click on the link to take the quiz. You may leave the module open during your quiz to assist.
  2. When you’ve completed the quiz, MPFA will receive a notification, score the quiz and send your continuing education certificate.

Topics for this course

20 Lessons

Map Reading and Compass Use For Loggers, Landowners, and Foresters

Why do we need to use a map and compass?
Topographical Map
Contour Lines
Contours
Contour Characteristics
A Typical Topo Map
3-D Topo Map
Map Scale
Brain Teaser
Topo Map Symbols
Compass Use
Declination
Declination (continued)
Relationship Between True Bearings and Azimuths
Always Orient Your Map!
Township Range and Sections
Townships and Ranges
Legal Description within a Section
Examples
Quiz Instructions:
$20.00