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2019-2020 University of Maine at Machias Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 University of Maine at Machias Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 310 - Special Topics in Mariculture

This course allows students to experience a wide range of topics in marine aquaculture through numerous approaches including classroom seminars where topics may range from the history of mariculture in the U.S. to the biology and culture of salmonids, bivalves, or crustaceans.  Additional options for students include hands-on activities involving culturing organisms in UMM’s aquaculture research laboratory or attending outside seminars or conferences that involve the culture of marine organisms.  May be repeated for credit as topics vary.  May be offered pass/fail at instructor’s option. 

Prerequisites: Permission of marine biologists.

Course Typically Offered Variable

Credits: 2 - 4