BIOL 4220

Marine Biodiversity

(Lab Required) (Formerly ZOOL 4260) Examines key ecological principles governing the maintenance of marine biodiversity, particularly in northern ecosystems. Topics include the definitions and global patterns of biodiversity and the ecological mechanisms influencing changes in these patterns in the context of applied population, community and ecosystem ecology. The course will also emphasize practical solutions, including fisheries' harvest models and marine protected areas. Prerequisites: a “C” or better in one of BIOL 2300 (BOTN 2370, ZOOL 2370, 022.237, 001.237), BIOL 2301 (BOTN 2371, ZOOL 2371) AGEC 2370 (065.237), or BIOL 2390 (BOTN 2280, ZOOL 2290, 001.228, 022.229); or consent of department.

Fall 2017 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructor: Gail Davoren
    CRN: 11921
    Class Location: W380 Duff Roblin
    Dates: September 07 – December 08
    Slot 9: 11:30 AM–12:45 PM, Tu.Th.

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Francis Zwiers — Friday, October 20 at 3:30 p.m., 527 Buller.

General seminar: Workshop - Image Proficiency — Monday, October 23 at 12:30 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Crackerjack Seminar - Christa Burstahler — Friday, October 27 at 3:30 p.m., 527 Buller.

General seminar: Crackerjack Seminar — Friday, October 27 at 3:30 p.m., 527 Buller.