MEFB 717 (01) - Lake Ecology

Lake Ecology

Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Marine,Estuarine,Freshwater
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   40  
CRN: 12179
Introduces 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. General biology required prior to taking this course.
Equivalent(s): BOT 717, PBIO 717, ZOOL 717
Cross listed with : MEFB 817.01
Instructors: Amanda McQuaid

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MWF 9:10am - 10:00am SLS G25