BIOL 340: Tropical Biology

Semester Hours 4.0

Discussion of neotropical ecosystems, focusing on rainforest structure and function, evolution and coevolution, and ecological interactions among tropical organisms. Following the lecture part of the course will be an analysis of organisms and their habitats in a tropical environment, with emphasis on identification and field research techniques. Students will be responsible for travel and other expenses.


BIOL 201 and departmental permission.