Conservation Biology (BIOL 470.3)

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Syllabus / Public content Section Term Instructor
BIOL 470 01 September 2019 Christy Morrissey
BIOL 470 01 September 2018


An introduction to the theoretical and scientific foundation of conservation biology as applied to animals and plants. Course material will cover elements of population, community and landscape ecology as they apply to conservation challenges. Labs will include measuring biodiversity and analysis of current conservation issues. Field trips are compulsory.


BIOL 228 (formerly BIOL 253) and BIOL 302 (formerly 263 or 401) or permission of the instructor.


There will be costs for a field trip in addition to tuition fees.

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