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2015-2016 Catalog

BIOL 271 Marine Biology

An introductory study of the natural history, physiology, and ecological relationships of marine plants and animals. Major emphasis is placed on plant and animal adaptations to marine environments, factors influencing primary production, food webs, fisheries, and the effects of marine pollution. In addition to the lectures, a film is presented each week. Lecture/film.


BIOL 101-BIOL 102, or permission of instructor