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2022-2023 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

WLE 323 - Introduction to Conservation Biology

Maintaining the diversity of life forms in the face of environmental degradation involves the study of population ecology, population genetics, and ecosystem ecology plus the socioeconomic and political matrix in which conservation problems must be solved. Class ends before Thanksgiving.  Required attendance for one or two Saturday sessions.

General Education Requirements: Population and the Environment

Prerequisites: BIO 100.

Course Typically Offered: Fall

Credits: 3