ENVIRON 311 - Rivers, Lakes, and Wetlands: Introduction to Aquatic Ecosystems
Section: 001
Term: WN 2009
Subject: Program in the Environment (ENVIRON)
Department: LSA Environment
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, NS
Lab Fee:
100
Advisory Prerequisites:
One course in BIOLOGY or permission of instructor.
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:

Introduces fundamental physical/chemical/biological concepts and basic techniques necessary for the study of aquatic ecosystems. Covers physical-chemical processes, overview of aquatic fauna and flora, and surveys major types of aquatic ecosystems including rivers and streams, lakes, wetlands, oceans. Interactions between the hydrological cycle and the landscape provide the basic theme around which ecosystem presentations are organized. Laboratory sections present basic taxonomic materials during the first half of the course; during later half lab sessions will focus on field trips to representative environments and on the collection of biological specimens for required individual collections.   

ENVIRON 311 - Rivers, Lakes, and Wetlands: Introduction to Aquatic Ecosystems
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
19523
Open
20
 
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MWF 9:00AM - 10:00AM
002 (LAB)
P
19524
Open
10
 
-
Th 1:00PM - 5:00PM
003 (LAB)
P
19525
Open
10
 
-
M 1:00PM - 5:00PM
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