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BIOL 326. Limnology

Credits: 4
Department: Biology
Description: Lakes and streams in a watershed setting; historical origin, physical and chemical environment, diversity of plants and animals, field and laboratory limnological sampling methods.
Prerequisites: BIOL 312 or ENVE 327
Semester Offered: DEMAND
Grading Method: ABCDF
Lab: Lab

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Analyze physical and chemical properties in freshwater ecosystems and how they influence biological patterns.
2. Synthesize population, community and ecosystem processes in lakes and rivers, and identify how human activities disrupt these processes.
3. Construct and evaluate an invasive species data set using limnological, ecological and statistical principles.

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