MEFB 720 (02) - Marine Invasive Species: Ecology, Evolution and Management

Marine Invasive Species

Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Marine,Estuarine,Freshwater
Credits: 4.0
Term: Summer 2023 - Shoals Summer Session (05/22/2023 - 08/21/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 70787
Special Fees: $7,911.00
This course explores the spread, establishment, and impact of invasive species. Students will become familiar with ecological and evolutionary theories pertaining to species invasions, and methods for assessing their spread and impact at local and global scales. The course examines: (1) ecological impacts and predictors of invasive species; (2) evolutionary insights of invasions; (3) taxonomic identification and survey techniques; (4) management implications of invasive species; and (5) the effects of global change on their spread. One semester of college biology or equivalent should be taken prior to this course. Special Fee.
Campuses not allowed in section: CPS Online
Only listed majors in section: GRAD/NONDEGREE, UNDG/NONDEGREE
Instructors: David Buck

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
6/5/2023 6/19/2023 Hours Arranged SHOALS LAB