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BIOL 591. Invasive Plant Species Management

Department: Biology
Description: Characteristics of invasive species, vectors of introduction and spread, ecological and economic consequences, regional invasive species of concern, management, control and eradication programs, invasions and global climate change
Semester Offered: DEMAND
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Identify genetic and physiological characteristics of invasive species
2. Analyze vectors of introduction and spread of invasive species
3. Assess ecological and economic consequences of invasions
4. Identify regional species of concern
5. Evaluate management, control, and eradication techniques
6. Analyze role of invasives in the context of global climate change

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