Oct 21, 2020  
2019-2020 University of Maine at Machias Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 University of Maine at Machias Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 355 - Conservation Biology


A capstone course examining the principles and practices of measuring, maintaining, and enhancing biological diversity.  The course focuses on applications of ecology, population biology, and genetics to the conservation of species and ecosystems.  Laboratories may include computer simulations and fieldwork.  Lecture 3 hours, laboratory 2 hours. 

Prerequisites: BIO 245; MAT 215 or higher; junior or senior standing; ENV 112 or BIO 353; or permission of instructor.

Course Typically Offered Spring - Alternate Years

Credits: 4