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BIO-317   Stream Ecology3 credits

Prerequisites: BIO-203

Corequisites: BIO-317L

This course examines the ecology of streams with an emphasis on the physical, chemical, and biological organization of stream ecosystems. The course also covers current theories in stream ecology. Students will learn laboratory and field methods for conducting stream research and will be expected to complete a field-based research project. Lectures and one 4-hour laboratory weekly. Some weekend field trips are required.

BIO-317L   Stream Ecology Laboratory1 credit

Corequisites: BIO-317

The laboratory course for BIO-317.