BIOL 3318

Boreal Ecology

(Formerly ZOOL 3380, 022.338) A survey of ecological factors in the formation, evolution, and survival of northern biota including northern peoples. There will be optional weekend field trips. 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 BIOL 2390 (ZOOL 2290, 022.229, BOTN 2280, 001.228) (C); or consent of department.

Winter 2018 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructors: James Roth
    CRN: 51401
    Lecture Location: 201 Armes
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Slot 9: 11:30 AM–12:45 PM, Tu.Th.

Important Date

April 9 – April 23: Winter Term Exam Period (includes final exams for Fall/Winter Term classes)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Riikka Kinnunen - PhD Proposal: “The Ecology of Urban Wildlife: How do Species Respond to Rapid Environmental Change?” — Tuesday, May 1 at 9 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Chloe Schmidt, PhD Proposal: “Microevolution in rapidly changing environments” — Wednesday, May 2 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Kamaldeep Chhoker, MSc. Defense: “Effects of canopy cover and pH on polyketide synthase gene transcription in Cladonie stygia and the polyketides produced in natural conditions.” — Thursday, May 3 at 1 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Lisa Hoogenboom, PhD Proposal: “Nitrogen movement across the intestine of elasmoranchs” — Tuesday, May 22 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.