Oct 25, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog 
2020-2021 Catalog

BIOL173 HM - Analysis of Terrestrial Ecosystems

Credit(s): 4

Instructor(s): MBL Staff

Offered: Fall

Description: Fundamental biogeochemical processes in fields, pastures, tundra, and forested ecosystems. Physiological ecology of land—plants and soil organisms in an ecosystems context. Impacts of environmental change on the landscape at local, regional, and global scales. Includes lecture, discussion, laboratory, and field work. Offered only through the Semester in Environmental Science Program at the MBL Ecosystems Center, Woods Hole, Massachusetts.

Prerequisite(s): BIOL052 HM , BIOL054 HM , CHEM023A HM , CHEM023B HM , CHEM024 HM , and MATH019 HM