Timeroom: Fall 2017

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Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture > Natural Resources

NR 400 (02) - Professional Perspectives in Natural Resources

Professional Perspective NR

Credits: 1.0
Term: Fall 2017 - Full Term (08/28/2017 - 12/08/2017)
Class Size:   73  
CRN: 11609
Lectures by departmental faculty provide an informal look at the various natural resource disciplines and professions represented by the Department of Natural Resources. These presentations acquaint students with our faculty and inform them of some of the exciting research being undertaken in the department. Students also learn of opportunities for professional involvement. Required for all first-semester Natural Resources majors. Cr/F.
(NR 400.02) This section is for students interested in the following majors:Enviromental Conservation & Sustainability, Forestry, Wildlife and Conservation Biology, Environ. Conservation Studies
Only listed colleges in section: Life Sciences & Agriculture
Only listed majors in section: ENSCI:ECOSYST, ENSCI:HYDROL, ENSCI:SOILWATER, ENV CONS STDS, ENV CONS SUST, FORESTRY, WILDCONSBIOL
Instructors: John Aber
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 W 11:10am - 12:00pm Spaulding Life Science G70
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture > Natural Resources

NR 403 (01) - Introduction to Environmental Science

Intro to Environmental Science

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2017 - Full Term (08/28/2017 - 12/08/2017)
Class Size:   40  
CRN: 12062
A multi-disciplinary introduction to Environmental Sciences, presenting basic concepts and controversies in geology, meterology/hydrology, global biology and biogeochemistry, integrated through the study of the Earth as system. Intended primarily for declared or perspective majors in Environmental Sciences and related programs. Combines lecture and discussion with discovery and presentation experiences to address the history of ideas, and major questions and controversies, both settled and active.
Only listed colleges in section: Life Sciences & Agriculture
Only listed majors in section: ENSCI:ECOSYST, ENSCI:HYDROL, ENSCI:SOILWATER, ENV CONS SUST
Attributes: Inquiry (Discovery)
Instructors: John Aber
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 TR 3:40pm - 5:00pm James G54
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 T 5:10pm - 6:00pm James G54
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture > Natural Resources

NR 415 (01) - Natural Resources Field Methods

Nat Res Field Methods

Credits: 2.0
Term: Fall 2017 - Full Term (08/28/2017 - 12/08/2017)
Class Size:   26  
CRN: 15768
This course is intended to serve first or second year students in Forestry, Wildlife and Conservation Biology, and Environmental Conservation and Sustainability. After taking this course, students are able to navigate successfully in wild terrain using pacing, map, compass, GPS; can conduct a simple planar survey including cartography; and can sample a forest in order to characterize the abundance and quality of forest resources. Moreover, students know the fundamental principles of navigation, surveying, and field sampling.
Only listed colleges in section: Life Sciences & Agriculture
Classes not allowed in section: Junior, Senior
Only listed majors in section: EC:ENVIRON AFF, EC:ENVIRON SCI, ENV CONS STDS, ENV CONS SUST, FOREST MANGEMNT, FOREST SCIENCE, FORESTRY, WILDCONSBIOL
Instructors: Thomas Lee
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 R 1:10pm - 4:00pm Kendall 212
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture > Natural Resources

NR 415 (02) - Natural Resources Field Methods

Nat Res Field Methods

Credits: 2.0
Term: Fall 2017 - Full Term (08/28/2017 - 12/08/2017)
Class Size:   26  
CRN: 15769
This course is intended to serve first or second year students in Forestry, Wildlife and Conservation Biology, and Environmental Conservation and Sustainability. After taking this course, students are able to navigate successfully in wild terrain using pacing, map, compass, GPS; can conduct a simple planar survey including cartography; and can sample a forest in order to characterize the abundance and quality of forest resources. Moreover, students know the fundamental principles of navigation, surveying, and field sampling.
Only listed colleges in section: Life Sciences & Agriculture
Classes not allowed in section: Junior, Senior
Only listed majors in section: EC:ENVIRON AFF, EC:ENVIRON SCI, ENV CONS STDS, ENV CONS SUST, FOREST MANGEMNT, FOREST SCIENCE, FORESTRY, WILDCONSBIOL
Instructors: Thomas Lee
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 T 1:10pm - 4:00pm Pettee Hall 109
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture > Natural Resources

NR 417 (01) - Sophomore Seminar: Wildlife and Conservation Biology

Soph Seminar: Wildlife Bio

Credits: 2.0
Term: Fall 2017 - Full Term (08/28/2017 - 12/08/2017)
Class Size:   24  
CRN: 17108
This course provides a professional foundation and orientation for second-year Wildlife & Conservation Biology (WCB) students. Through readings, seminars, guest speakers, and conservation, students will explore the range of what it means to be a professional Wildlife & Conservation Biologist. After taking this course, students will be better able to navigate and critique the scientific literature, synthesize and communicate information, and understand and articulate the diverse field of Wildlife & Conservation Biology.
Only listed colleges in section: Life Sciences & Agriculture
Only listed classes in section: Freshman, Sophomore
Only listed majors in section: WILDCONSBIOL
Instructors: Jennifer Purrenhage
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 F 1:10pm - 3:00pm James 144
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture > Natural Resources

NR 425 (01) - Field Dendrology

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2017 - Full Term (08/28/2017 - 12/08/2017)
Class Size:   70  
CRN: 11351
Special Fees: $50.00
Students study forest trees in natural communities and urban settings. Identification and nomenclature of important North American trees and shrubs is emphasized. Environmental factors influencing tree growth, combined with study of disturbance history, provide the context for understanding why tree species grow where they do. Students are introduced to the major forest regions of North America. Restricted to NR majors; others by permission. Special fee.
(NR 425.01) Others may add by permission from instructor.
Only listed colleges in section: Life Sciences & Agriculture
Only listed majors in section: ENSCI:ECOSYST, ENV CONS STDS, ENV CONS SUST, FORESTRY, WILDCONSBIOL, WILDLIFE ECOL
Instructors: Peter Pekins
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 W 1:10pm - 2:00pm James G46
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 W 2:10pm - 5:00pm To be announced TBA
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture > Natural Resources

NR 433 (01) - Wildlife Ecology

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2017 - Full Term (08/28/2017 - 12/08/2017)
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 11356
Special Fees: $20.00
Historical, biological, ecological, and sociological factors influencing the wildlife resource and its management. Concepts in populations, communities, habitat, and contemporary wildlife issues. Special fee. Lab.
Attributes: Biological Science GP 3B, Discovery Lab Course, Biological Science(Discovery)
Instructors: Peter Pekins
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 TR 8:10am - 9:30am DeMeritt 112
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 T 1:10pm - 3:00pm James 140
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture > Natural Resources

NR 433 (02) - Wildlife Ecology

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2017 - Full Term (08/28/2017 - 12/08/2017)
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 11357
Special Fees: $20.00
Historical, biological, ecological, and sociological factors influencing the wildlife resource and its management. Concepts in populations, communities, habitat, and contemporary wildlife issues. Special fee. Lab.
Attributes: Biological Science GP 3B, Discovery Lab Course, Biological Science(Discovery)
Instructors: Peter Pekins
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 TR 8:10am - 9:30am DeMeritt 112
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 T 3:10pm - 5:00pm James 140
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture > Natural Resources

NR 433 (03) - Wildlife Ecology

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2017 - Full Term (08/28/2017 - 12/08/2017)
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 11358
Special Fees: $20.00
Historical, biological, ecological, and sociological factors influencing the wildlife resource and its management. Concepts in populations, communities, habitat, and contemporary wildlife issues. Special fee. Lab.
Attributes: Biological Science GP 3B, Discovery Lab Course, Biological Science(Discovery)
Instructors: Peter Pekins
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 TR 8:10am - 9:30am DeMeritt 112
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 W 1:10pm - 3:00pm James 140
Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture > Natural Resources

NR 433 (04) - Wildlife Ecology

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2017 - Full Term (08/28/2017 - 12/08/2017)
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 11359
Special Fees: $20.00
Historical, biological, ecological, and sociological factors influencing the wildlife resource and its management. Concepts in populations, communities, habitat, and contemporary wildlife issues. Special fee. Lab.
Attributes: Biological Science GP 3B, Discovery Lab Course, Biological Science(Discovery)
Instructors: Peter Pekins
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 TR 8:10am - 9:30am DeMeritt 112
8/28/2017 12/8/2017 W 3:10pm - 5:00pm James 140