Prerequisites: Biology 171 (172 or 174) and 173 or Biology 195 and 173 AND a lab course in Chemistry; or permission of instructor.
Requirements: BS, NS, Lab, EEB distribution and PitE General Ecology; if taken in Summer term, fulfills LSA Upper Level Writing Requirement.
Meets: Daily in spring session;
In summer: Tuesdays and Fridays (section 1); Wednesdays and Saturdays (section 2).
Ecology “happens” in bogs, lakes, marshes, fens, and forests - not in a classroom. Fulfill your EEB or PitE requirement directly at the source in beautiful northern Michigan.
You will study the fundamentals of ecology – at the individual, population, community, and ecosystem level – through field trips and data collection in diverse habitats.
(Equivalent to EEB 281 and 282)