2012-2013 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
BIO 570 - Landscape Ecology Theory and Application
Landscape ecology explores the influence of landscape patterns on ecological processes. Topics include landscape patterns, dynamics, and heterogeneity; issues of scale; and spatial analysis. Students will examine various applications of landscape ecology concepts through discussions of peer-reviewed journal articles, computer-based assignments and project work. Offered fall semester. Prerequisite: Graduate standing or permission of instructor.