BIOLOGY 482 - Limnology
Section: 711
Term: SU 2008
Subject: Biology (BIOLOGY)
Department: LSA Biology
Credits:
5
Requirements & Distribution:
ULWR, BS
Consent:
With permission of department.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Three laboratory courses in Biology.
Other Course Info:
Satisfies a Biology laboratory requirement. Su at the Biological Station.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:
Instructor:

This course introduces the fundamentals of aquatic ecology (with an emphasis on lakes) from an ecosystem-level approach. General limnological principles as well as physical, chemical, and biological parameters of lakes will be studied, with a focus on advanced aquatic sensors instrumentation. Biological investigations include an introduction to the ecology and taxonomy of the algae, zooplankton, macroinvertebrates, macrophytes, and fishes. Field studies include a comparative lake survey in which students will gain experience in field sampling, laboratory analysis of samples, statistical analysis and interpretation of data for several types of lakes.

BIOLOGY 482 - Limnology
Schedule Listing
711 (LAB)
P
72847
Open
20
 
-
W 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Note: OFFERED ONLY AT THE BIOLOGICAL STATION IN PELLSTON, MICHIGAN.
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