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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

WLE 445 - Management of Endangered and Threatened Species

An advanced course in threatened and endangered plant and animal species management that will investigate modern solutions to the problem. Emphasis will be on the biological and political aspects of endangerment and will emphasize involvement in the recovery process, using the U.S. Endangered Species Act as a basis. Lectures, discussion and a required research project that will involve students working as teams to revise and present recovery plans for endangered plant or animal species. NOTE: WLE 445 and WLE 545 cannot both be taken for credit. (Alternate years - odd.)

Prerequisites: Senior Standing; BIO 319 or SMS 300 or WLE 200 and WLE 410 or equivalent or permission.

Course Typically Offered: Spring, Odd Years

Credits: 3