From 1 October 2022, NMIT and the programme you have enrolled in will become part of Te Pūkenga, and you will graduate with a Te Pūkenga qualification. Read more
Identify and quantify the extent of pest (usually possum) foliar browsing in a forest.
Please take note of the workshop dates as they differ from the course start date.
To complete this course successfully you will need to first complete the Plant Identification(external link) course.
You will be taught how to follow the Department of Conservation Foliar Browse Index (FBI) protocol, and establish consistent data collection, recording, and storage.
On completion of this course, you will know how to make the data available for analysis, report it, and create a business plan within a required timeframe.