EEB410H1: Lake Ecosystem Dynamics

Hours: 
TBA

A two-week field course in August (offered in alternate years) at the Harkness Fisheries Research Laboratory in Algonquin Park, Ontario. Field and laboratory exercises demonstrate how interactions between physical, chemical, and biological parameters are crucial in understanding lake ecosystems. Fundamental and applied issues are discussed. Students collect, analyse, and interpret data, and complete a class project and an individual project. A fee of $900 for accommodations, food, within course travel, station fee, etc. will apply. See Departmental website for details. Not eligible for CR/NCR option.

Prerequisite: 

BIO220H1 and permission of department

Recommended Preparation: 

At least one 200+ series course in ecology, environmental biology, or physical geography; and a course in statistics

Distribution Requirements: 
Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Living Things and Their Environment (4)