Ecosystem Health and Human Well-Being

Explores interactions between ecosystem health and human well-being in context of global change and human population growth. Effects of climate change on food supply, water availability, land degradation and human well-being; impact of species distribution, disease spread, and human health; ecosystem services and human well-being. Case studies used to illustrate the scientific process and to evaluate supporting evidence. For nonmajors. One course.

Course Number: 
BIOLOGY153
Course Level: 
100-199
Curriculum Codes: 
Crosslisting Numbers: 
ENVIRON153
GLHLTH153