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2021-2022 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 455 - Biological Invasions

Analysis of mechanisms behind species establishment in new areas, their impact on native ecology, theoretical bases of invasion-related phenomena, and economic and sociopolitical costs inflicted by exotic species.

NOTE: BIO 455 and BIO 555 cannot both be taken for degree credit

General Education Requirements: Population and the Environment

Prerequisites: BIO 319 or WLE 200 or SMS 300 or SMS 352 or SFR 407 or permission of instructor.

Course Typically Offered: Variable

Credits: 3