Public and Environmental Affairs | Introduction to Conservation Biology
E457 | 10354 | V Meretsky
One evening or part day field trip required. Meets with SPEA-E 557.
SPEA-E 457 Introduction to Conservation Biology (3 cr.)
P: a 300-level ecology course.
Ecological principles associated with rare species and with
biodiversity, laws and statutes used to conserve biodiversity, and
land and species management practices. The aim is to understand
scientific and political complexities of conservation biology and to
study different methods used to conserve living resources and resolve
conflicts associated with conservation.