Sep 28, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

BIOL 3020K - Forest Ecology

This course examines basic ecological principles through the lens of forest ecosystems by exploring the theory and practice of ecology at various levels of organization from individuals to populations, communities, and ecosystems. The course covers diverse topics including global climate change, individual and population growth, community assembly, invasive species, biodiversity, and alteration of water, carbon, and nutrient cycles. Labs include group research projects and trips to local natural areas.

Prerequisite: BIOL 1108K with a grade of C or higher