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 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.