BIOL 3280

Forest Botany

(Formerly BOTN 3270, 001.327) An examination of the structure and dynamics of plant communities in forested ecosystems. Topics include forest type classification, physiological and anatomical responses of representative forest species, decomposition and nutrient cycling, disturbance and forest succession. Not to be held with the former 001.402. Prerequisites: BIOL 2242 (BOTN 2010, 001.201) (C); and one of BIOL 2300 (BOTN 2370, 001.237, ZOOL 2370, 022.237), BIOL 2301 (BOTN 2371, ZOOL 2371) or AGEC 2370 (065.237) (C); or consent of the department.

Winter 2019 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructor: Norm Kenkel
    CRN: 51410
    Lecture Location: 301 Biological Sciences
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Slot 8: 1:30 PM–2:20 PM, M.W.F.

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Paige Kowal, MSc Defense: “A historical analysis of the changes in connectivity and plant cover in Netley-Libau Marsh, Manitoba, Canada: Distinguishing the effects of Lake Winnipeg and Red River hydrologyon...” — Friday, March 1 at 8:30 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Dr. Geoff Wasteneys: “Exploring Cell Proliferation in Root Apical Meristems: The role of cytoskeletonhormone feedback systems” — Friday, March 1 at 11:30 a.m., 205 Armes.

General seminar: Christophe Lemoine: “TBA” — Friday, March 1 at 3:30 p.m., 207 Buller.

General seminar: Crakerjack Seminar: “TBA” — Friday, March 8 at 3:30 p.m., 207 Buller.