2014-2015 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
BIO 450 - Stream Ecology
Examines the structure and function of stream ecosystems, with emphasis on the physical, chemical, and biological factors that influence flowing-water habitats. Laboratory focuses on the methods of stream ecology, including collection and analysis of physical, chemical, and biological data. Field work emphasizes local stream ecosystems. (3-0-4) Offered every second fall semester. Prerequisites: BIO 121 and BIO 215 or permission of instructor.