Undergraduate Course Catalog 2005-2006

COURSE: 02-416 Conservation Biology (3)
This course is an introduction to conservation biology emphasizing ecological relationships between populations, biological communities and local and regional ecosystems. Stressors to biological diversity (exotic species invasions, habitat modification, etc.) will be discussed along with emerging solutions varying from structural (protected areas and reserve design), lifestyle (attitudes and environmental economics), to legislation. Prerequisite: 02-315