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2019-2020 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 476 - Paleoecology

Explores how paleoecology is used to expand the temporal scale over which ecologists pose and investigate questions.  Explores how climate change has affected terrestrial and freshwater systems over the Quaternary, and how lake ecosystems have changed in recent centuries.  NOTE: Because of overlap, BIO 476 and BIO 572 cannot both be taken for degree credit.  Lec 3, Lab 3.

Prerequisites: BIO 319 or BIO 468 or SFR 407 or SMS 300 or SMS 352 or WLE 200.

Course Typically Offered: Spring, Even Years

Credits: 4