BIOL 3452

Environmental Plant Physiology

(Lab Required) (Formerly BOTN 3010, 001.301) An integrated study of the major physiological processes in higher plants, and how these processes influence growth and development of plants in natural ecosystems. Stress responses of plants to water, light and nutrients will be emphasized. Not to be held with PLNT 3500 (039.350), 001.317, or 001.467. Prerequisite: BIOL 3450 (BOTN 2020, 001.202) (C); and CHEM 1310 or CHEM 1311 (002.131) (C).

Winter 2018 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructors: Sylvie Renault
    CRN: 53176
    Lecture Location: 418 Machray Hall
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Slot 9: 11:30 AM–12:45 PM, Tu.Th.
    Laboratory Location: W232 Duff Roblin
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:15 PM, Tu.

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.