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Spring 2020
Sep 24, 2020
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NSC 215 - Marine Ecology
Introduction to the marine environment including basic ecological concepts, biota of marine communities, and human impact on marine habitats. Focus is on the ecology of Narragansett Bay and the adjoining coastline, examining conditions and both indigenous and transient organisms. The course surveys the invertebrate and vertebrate systematics, functional adaptations, and natural history. Optional field investigations are offered to provide exposure to the unique marine ecosystems of Rhode Island
3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: School of Continuing Education, Graduate Level, Graduate Level, Graduate, Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Classroom Based, Distance Learning

Natural Science Department

Course Attributes:
UG Core:Nat Sci - Standard, SCE: Natural Science

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     

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