BIOL 3312

COMMUNITY ECOLOGY

(Formerly BOTN 3540, 001.354) Lectures and laboratories emphasizing the structure and function of terrestrial biotic communities with emphasis upon selected Manitoba situations. Prerequisite: a C or better in one of BIOL 2300 (BOTN 2370, ZOOL 2370, 001.237, 022.237), BIOL 2301 (BOTN 2371, ZOOL 2371) or AGEC 2370 (065.237); or consent of department.

Fall 2017 sections

Lab sections

  • B01
    Instructors: John Markham
    CRN: 11459
    Field Work Location: TBA
    Date: September 16
    Time: 6:30 AM–7:30 PM, S.
  • B02
    Instructors: John Markham
    CRN: 11460
    Field Work Location: TBA
    Date: September 23
    Time: 6:30 AM–7:30 PM, S.

Field work section

  • K01
    Instructors: John Markham
    CRN: 11458
    Lecture Location: 301 Biological Sciences
    Dates: September 07 – December 08
    Slot 10: 1:00 PM–2:15 PM, Tu.Th.

Important Dates

December 11 – December 21: Fall Term Exam Period (includes tests and midterm exams for Fall/Winter Term classes)

December 22 – January 1: Winter Holiday (University Closed)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Austein Mcloughlin: “The development of RNA interference-based biotechnologies for the sustainable management of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum” — Thursday, December 14 at noon, 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Jennifer Sojka, MSc Defense: “Proximate and ultimate causes of personality in a non-aggressive, African ground squirrel” — Friday, December 15 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Karen Dunmall PhD Oral Defense: “Pacific salmon in the Canadian Arctic Indicators of Change” — Tuesday, December 19 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Matthew Doering, PhD Proposal: “Adding spice to fungicides: Discovery of novel genes operating in specialised metabolite biosynthesis in Piper spp. (Piperaceae)” — Wednesday, December 20 at 11 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.