Five College Consortium

SEM:T EVIRONMENTAL-CORAL REEF

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
Biology
Course Number: 
390
Institution: 
Smith College
Topics course.: Coral reefs occupy a small portion of Earth’s surface, but their importance to the marine ecosystem is great. This seminar considers the geologic importance and ecological interactions of coral reefs. We focus on the status of coral reefs worldwide, considering effects of environmental and anthropogenic disturbances (e.g., major storms, eutrophication, acidification, overfishing). Methods for reef conservation are examined. Prerequisite: permission of the instructor.
Comments: 
Not open to first-years, sophomores
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
30346-S18

Course Sections

SEM:T EVIRONMENTAL-CORAL REEF
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 3.0 Paulette Peckol ppeckol@smith.edu T 01:00-02:50 SAB-RD 224