BIOL 4400

Revegetation of Disturbed Lands

A physiological and ecological study of disturbed plant communities with emphasis on stresses associated with both mining activities and agricultural practices and processes of assisted recovery. Prerequisites: BIOL 3400 or PLNT 3400 (or the former BOTN 2020, BIOL 3450 or PLNT 3500) (C); and one of BIOL 2300, BIOL 2301 or AGEC 2370 (or the former BOTN 2370 or BOTN 2371 or ZOOL 2370 or ZOOL 2371) (C); or consent of instructor.

Winter 2018 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructors: Sylvie Renault
    CRN: 54744
    Lecture Location: 377 University
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Slot 2: 9:30 AM–10:20 AM, M.W.F.

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.