Terrestrial and Freshwater Conservation
Units: 1.5 or 3.0
Modern theory and practice in conservation ecology as applied to terrestrial and freshwater habitats. Emphasis on field experience, supplemented by lectures including global biodiversity, ecosystem services, links between conservation and livelihoods, legislation protecting habitats and species, and local and global solutions. Independent research projects include biodiversity surveys, environmental impact assessments, and restoration techniques
- Credit will be granted for only one of MRNE 421, MRNE 401 (if taken in the same topic), MRNE 402 (if taken in the same topic).