University of Vermont

2013-2014 Catalogue

WFB 224 - Conservation Biology
Conservation of biological diversity at genetic, species, ecosystem, and landscape levels. Emphasis on genetic diversity, population viability, endangered species, critical habitats, international implications. Discussion section covers basic genetic principles, population genetics, and population modeling. Pre/co-requisites: BIOL 001 and BIOL 002, or PBIO 004; a 100-level ecology course.
Credits: 0 or 4