Water Pollution Biology

Course Type: 
Undergraduate
Course Prefix: 
BIO
Course Number: 
324
Credits: 
4 sem. hrs.
Semesters Offered: 
Spring of Even-Odd Years

The biological effects of water pollution will be studied through lectures, experimentation, field sampling, laboratory analysis, and data interpretation. Students will employ up-to-date methods of stream biomonitoring and will be introduced to methods of toxicity testing. Two 75-minute lectures/discussions plus one 3-hour lab/field session per week. Prerequisite: ENS 323.