BIO 485 — Marine and Freshwater Ecology

(Same as EVS 485)

Semester hours: 3 (3R)   Offered: I    Instructor: Schalles

An introduction to the community structure, biological production, and physical and chemical properties of aquatic ecosystems. The major features of water columns, benthic substrates, and lotic zones will be reviewed and compared.

Prerequisites: P: BIO 201, 202, 205 & 206

Satisfies: Population/Ecology/Evolution requirement