Biology 130 - Biodiversity, Ecology and Conservation

Biodiversity, Ecol, Conservatn

Mariana Abarca

M W F 10:50 AM - 12:05 PM

Smith College
Students in this course investigate the origin, nature and importance of the diversity of life on Earth, key ecological processes and interactions that create and maintain communities and ecosystems, principle threats to biodiversity, and emerging conservation strategies to protect the elements and processes upon which humans depend. Throughout the semester, the course emphasizes the relevance of diversity and ecological studies in conservation. Corequisite: BIO 131 is recommended but not required.
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.