2016-2017 Catalog 
    
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2016-2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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BIOL 2220 - Marine Science

4 hours
Fundamental biological principles in marine ecosystems will be discussed with emphasis on marine organisms, communities and processes affecting the marine environment. Biological diversity, the role of oceans in global cycles and human interactions with marine systems are also topics of importance. Labs will include ocean chemistry as well as handling and dissection of marine organisms. Three hours of lecture and two hours of lab are required per week. Two weekend field trips are required. Hands-on experience will require ability to physically handle outdoor activities (camping, hiking, handling organisms, etc.) and extra cost. The second field experience will be to a commercial aquarium.When Offered: Spring yearly



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