Forestry engineer

Cutting down trees

The first thing you got to know about cutting down a tree is which way it is going to fall. The way its going to fall matters alot because it could fall on you. Also you have to know your surroundings so it doesnt fall on someone else.


The first thing you need to do to go to a good college is have at least a GPA of 2.5 or over. Also you need to take classes in college like tree biology and wood anatomy. And you need to have a basic knowledge about trees and wild life so you can have the basic idea about your job.


There are various tasks in forestry. Sometimes they implant tracking chips into animals to track their habits and to also see how long they live. They also help the public forests by selecting what trees to cut down and where to plant new tree so they can make the forest a better environment.


There are a lot of job openings so there is a good chance that you will get hired straight out of college. You get to see great scenery. Also you can get great retirement and good government benefits.

The salary for forestry is around 45,000$ or even up to 75,00$ depending on what degree you get in college.