BI 430W/BI 430WH

Ecology

Examines the interactions between organisms and their environment at the individual, population, community and ecosystem level. Laboratory and field exercises/trips will emphasize population sampling and quantitative analysis of data and environmental parameters and students will design and complete independent research projects. One three hour laboratory per week, possibly with off-campus trips for field study. Prerequisites: "C" or better in Biology 102, 202,203, 282, Mathematics 200, Mathematics 319 (preferred), permission of instructor. Lab fee. Credit, 4 hours.