BIOL 1218: Biodiversity and Conservation Biology

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Course Format Lecture 4.0 h + Seminar 0.0 h + Lab. 3.0 h
Credits 4.0

Course Description

After developing a foundation in ecological theory, students examine issues in conservation biology. Major topics include loss of biodiversity, habitat fragmentation, conservation genetics, wildlife management, and human ecology. Local field trips are required as part of the lab portion of the course. This course is primarily for non-science majors interested in taking a biology course that emphasizes environmental issues.

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