MEFB 720 (01) - 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: 70788
Special Fees: $5,775.00
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.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Campuses not allowed in section: CPS Online
Instructors: David Buck

Times & Locations

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