Includes laboratory. With an emphasis on freshwater ecosystems, this course provides an introduction to the biological, physical, and chemical constraints on living in water. Topics covered include the physical differences between aquatic and terrestrial environments, aquatic biodiversity, trophic interactions, nutrient cycling, and the conservation of aquatic ecosystems. Prerequisites: BIO 101 and BIO 102.
|BIO 101 and BIO 102||1 course|