|Winter Term 2018 The Geography of Life: Biodiversity in a Changing Planet - 1409 - BIOL 420
Prerequisites/Notes: BIOL 150 and BIOL 170; preferred but not required: BIOL 230 and BIOL 235
Catalog Description : Earth is a dynamic and changing planet, comprised of tightly linked ecosystems and organisms. In this course we explore relationships between the biotic and abiotic drivers that influence the distribution of global diversity. We use large-scale datasets to develop practical skills for monitoring the responses of biodiversity to environmental change.
Attributes: NS Lab Course GER (01cr), Nat Science Div GER (01cr), Diversity-Global GER (01cr), Speaking Intensive GER (01cr), BM Natural Science (01cr), Advanced Course