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Aquatic Ecology and Research Methods

Course Number: WTM 229
Credits: 5
Hours per Quarter: 60

Lecture Hours:40    Lab Hours:20


Description
This course examines ecological linkages between habitat quality, water quality, human impacts, and species diversity on population size and long-term viability. It explores the basic physiological, anatomical, and behavioral characteristics of a variety of fish species and common aquatic sampling techniques. It includes hands-on lab experience with fish taxonomy, anatomy, and research methods. Collegiate reading skills, technical vocabulary, and vocational writing in standard technical formats will be studied and practiced. Recommended: BIOL& 100. Formerly NR 220.

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Two Year Projected Schedule

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*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)