BIO 487 — Marine Ecology Laboratory

(Same as EVS 487)

Semester hours: 1 (3L)   Offered: II    Instructor: Schalles

Direct observation of marine coastal habitats (reefs, sea grass beds, mangrove forests, rocky intertidal zones, and offshore waters) at Roatan Island, Honduras. Exercises in the field and campus laboratory sessions will examine physical and chemical properties; marine organisms, and community structure and productivity of marine ecosystems.

Prerequisites: P: BIO 211 & 212; CO: BIO 485 or IC

Satisfies: Certified Writing, Lab requirement