MEFB 817 (01) - Lake Ecology

Lake Ecology

Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Marine,Estuarine,Freshwater
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   3  
CRN: 13466
Introduction to the ecology of freshwater systems with emphasis on lakes. Origins of lakes and the effects of watersheds on lake chemistry and nutrient cycling are explored. Other topics include the impact of human disturbances on productivity and aquatic food webs and methods used for the management and restoration of lakes. Comparisons are made of the structure and functions of lake ecosystems found in temperate, tropical and arctic regions. Prereq: general biology.
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Equivalent(s): PBIO 817, ZOOL 817
Instructors: James Haney

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 MWF 9:10am - 10:00am KING N113