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REN R364 - Principles of Managing Natural Diversity

Introduction to the theoretical foundation for conservation science. Elements of population, community and landscape ecology will be reviewed, and their application to real-world challenges discussed. Objective is to provide students with the scientific tools to evaluate and develop conservation strategies for maintaining diversity in human-altered systems. Ethical and philosophical aspects of the sociopolitical arena in which conservation decisions are made and implemented are also explored. Prerequisites: BIOL 208 or (BIOL 108 and REN R 110) and *60 of university-level coursework. Credit will only be given for both REN R 364 and (ENCS 364 or BIOL 367). This course has limited enrolment, with preference given to students in the Conservation Biology major of the ENCS Program.

Winter Term 2020

Lecture Sections

Winter Term 2020 - LEC 750 (80450)

Instructor: fschmieg@ualberta.ca
Instructor: kaitken@ualberta.ca

Winter Term 2020 - LEC B1 (80548)

MWF 12:00:00 - 12:50:00 (ED 165)
Instructor: cmfrost@ualberta.ca

Lab Sections

Winter Term 2020 - LAB H2 (80628)

F 14:00:00 - 15:50:00 (CAB 331)
F 14:00:00 - 15:50:00 (CAB 335)
Instructor: cmfrost@ualberta.ca

Winter Term 2020 - LAB 751 (80636)

Instructor: fschmieg@ualberta.ca
Instructor: kaitken@ualberta.ca

Winter Term 2020 - LAB H1 (92502)

T 14:00:00 - 15:50:00 (T B 39)
Instructor: cmfrost@ualberta.ca
Fall Term 2019

Lecture Sections

Fall Term 2019 - LEC 700 (76938)

Instructor: fschmieg@ualberta.ca
Instructor: kaitken@ualberta.ca

Lab Sections

Fall Term 2019 - LAB 701 (76939)

Instructor: fschmieg@ualberta.ca
Instructor: kaitken@ualberta.ca
Winter Term 2019

Lecture Sections

Winter Term 2019 - LEC 750 (80472)

Instructor: fschmieg@ualberta.ca
Instructor: kaitken@ualberta.ca

Winter Term 2019 - LEC B1 (80584)

MWF 12:00:00 - 12:50:00 (ED 165)
Instructor: cmfrost@ualberta.ca

Lab Sections

Winter Term 2019 - LAB H1 (80690)

F 14:00:00 - 15:50:00 (CAB 331)
F 14:00:00 - 15:50:00 (CAB 335)
Instructor: cmfrost@ualberta.ca
Instructor: cnelson1@ualberta.ca

Winter Term 2019 - LAB 751 (80698)

Instructor: fschmieg@ualberta.ca
Instructor: kaitken@ualberta.ca

Winter Term 2019 - LAB H2 (95348)

T 14:00:00 - 15:50:00 (T B 39)
Instructor: cmfrost@ualberta.ca
Instructor: hawkshaw@ualberta.ca

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