EEB 436 - Woody Plants: Biology and Identification
Section: 001
Term: FA 2018
Subject: Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (EEB)
Department: LSA Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Lab Fee:
100.00
Advisory Prerequisites:
BIOLOGY 162 or 171.
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.
Rackham Information:
Rackham credit requires additional work.
Primary Instructor:

Woody Plants is an intensive field, lab, and lecture-based learning experience focused on woody plant diversity. The lab and field trips focus on the identification and natural history of 160 trees, shrub and vine species that are important in Michigan environments, which include riparian and floodplain habitats, glacial lakes, moraines, bogs and a variety of forest types. Broader themes covered in lecture include biogeographic history and the assembly of Michigan plant communities, plant-insect interactions, ecological specialization, and impacts of anthropogenic environmental changes.

EEB 436 - Woody Plants: Biology and Identification
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
19438
Open
12
 
-
 
003 (LAB)
P
19440
Open
3
 
-
 
004 (LAB)
P
19442
Open
3
 
-
 
005 (LAB)
P
20113
Open
6
 
-
 
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Note:
Please order Michigan Shrubs and Vines directly from the University of Michigan Press website in order to get a 30% student discount. To get the discount, enter the promotional code UMCLSHRUB. Here is the website: https://www.press.umich.edu/296735/michigan_shrubs_and_vines
ISBN: 9780472036257
Michigan Shrubs and Vines : a guide to Species of the Great Lakes Region, Author: Barnes, Burton Verne., Publisher: University of Michigan Press 2016
Required
ISBN: http://catalo
Michigan trees : a guide to the trees of the Great Lakes Region, Author: Barnes, Burton Verne, 1930-2014., Publisher: University of Michigan Press 2004
Required
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