Course Description for Advanced Biology of Marine Mammals Laboratory
Advanced Biology of Marine Mammals Laboratory
Co-requistie: ZOO 5487
Description: This course is an advanced study of the biology and ecology of marine mammals, with an emphasis on understanding how marine mammals are adapted to their environment. This course is designed to provide students with hands on experience in techniques used to study marine mammal biology. Selected topics include taxonomy, anatomy, physiology, behavior, conservation and management of marine mammals.