Biology | The City as Ecosystem
L222 | 11162 | Reynolds, H


Course Description: Can cities and nature coexist?  This course
explores the application of ecosystem ecology towards the creation
of sustainable communities. Topics include urban ecology, global
change, ecosystem services, and sustainable use of resources.
Emphasis on evaluating information, science literacy and civic
ethic.  In-class activities will include lecture, discussion,
service-learning, and field work.  This is a service-learning course.