BIO 481 — Terrestrial Ecology

(Same as EVS 481)

Semester hours: 4 (3R, 3L)   Offered: I    Instructor: Vinton

Introduction to the interactions of organisms and the environment, especially the biology of populations, communities, and ecosystems. Individual adaptations, the nature of the environment, population dynamics, and community organization are stressed. Laboratory exercises include field trips to terrestrial habitats.

Prerequisites: P: BIO 201, 202, 205 & 206; Mathematical Reasoning course

Satisfies: Certified Writing, Lab requirement, Population/Ecology/Evolution requirement