Academic Bulletin 2020-2021 
    
    Apr 22, 2024  
Academic Bulletin 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 330 - Population and Community Ecology


Credits: 4
A study of the dynamics of populations and how they change with time and interact with other populations of mutualists, competitors, predators, and prey. Students examine the emergent properties of communities (interacting population assemblages) and ecosystems such as diversity, productivity, energy flow, and nutrient dynamics. Laboratories emphasize investigations in local field sites. One laboratory per week.

Prerequisite: BIO 220 , BIO 221 , FSBIO 201 , and either MATH 141  or MATH 151 .

Distribution Requirements: QR, SP.