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2018-2019 Catalog
ZOO 5209C: Advanced Coastal Invertebrate Biology

Course Description for Advanced Coastal Invertebrate Biology

ZOO5209C: Advanced Coastal Invertebrate Biology
This course will include an examination of the diversity, ecology, and evolutionary history of aquatic invertebrates in coastal habitats. Current topics such as sea level rise and pollution of aquatic habitats will be discussed. Students will also learn how to collect data on invertebrate diversity and use these data in an environmental bioassessment context.This course includes experimentation with living and/or preserved animals. (A laboratory fee of $51.93 will be assessed.)