NWCCD 2017-18 Catalog 
    Nov 21, 2018  
NWCCD 2017-18 Catalog [This is an Archived Catalog.]

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BIOL 2320 - Tropical Biology

This variable credit course integrates classroom and on-site instruction to introduce students to the fundamental principles of tropical biology, the natural history of important tropical plants and animals, and their conservation. Students will be introduced to a variety of habitats including several dramatically different types of forest. Field orientation at each site visited includes identification and natural history of the area, area management and history, and cultural considerations necessary for conservation and research in the tropics.

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General Education Requirement: None

Credits: 1 to 4

Contact Hours: 1 lecture hr/cred hr

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