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BIOL 418. Wetland Plant Communities

Credits: 2
Department: Biology
Description: The structure, characteristics, indicator plants, wildlife uses, management, and restoration of wetland and aquatic plant communities.
Prerequisites: BIOL 151, BIOL 152
Semester Offered: Fall
Grading Method: ABCDF
Lab: Lab

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Identify the major wetland plant communities of central Minnesota.
2. Distinguish morphological adaptations of plants to aquatic environment.
3. Use indicator plants to evaluate wetlands and identify succesional stages.
4. Practice standard procedures for wetland determination.
5. Discuss recent (printed and electronic) references for wetland uses, management and restoration.

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