Experimental Tropical Marine Ecology

Distribution and density of marine and semi-terrestrial tropical invertebrate populations; behavioral and mechanical adaptations to physical stress, competition, and predation using rapid empirical approaches and hypothesis testing. Offered only at Beaufort, with preparation for fieldwork before and analysis and presentation of projects after required one week intensive field experience on the coast of Panama. Consent of instructor required. Half course. 2 graduate units.

Course Number: 
BIOLOGY570LA-1
Course Level: 
500-699
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Crosslisting Numbers: 
MARINESCIENCE
Biology Area: 
Course Notes: 
Fall 2017 offering; *only 1/2 credit course. Need 1 cc to fulfill Ecology area req.,