2016-2017 Academic Bulletin 
    
    Jan 17, 2021  
2016-2017 Academic Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 335 - Conservation Biology

(also listed as ENVSC 335)
Credits: 4
The study of biological diversity and the increasingly severe effects of human society on populations and communities of wild organisms. Emphasis on local and global patterns of diversity, causes and consequences of declines in diversity, and ways to work with natural or managed systems to maintain or restore diversity. The laboratory emphasizes learning local flora and fauna, investigating local conservation biology issues, and using tools and techniques of wildlife and natural resource management to understand and resolve conservation problems. One laboratory per week.

Prerequisite: BIO 220, BIO 221, and FSBIO 201 or ENVSC 110.

Distribution Requirements: QR, SP.