F&ES 530a / 2018-2019

Ecosystem and Landscapes

Credits: 3
Fall 2018: M,W, 9:00-10:20, Kroon 319


This Foundations course is an introduction to concepts in ecosystem and landscape ecology. Topics covered include element cycling, food web interactions, species-area relationships, whole system metabolism, models of biodiversity, etc. The course emphasizes how to integrate knowledge to understand ecological 

F&ES 530 is a prerequisite for:
F&ES 624: The Ecology, Economics, and Politics of Species Invasion
F&ES 733: Synthesizing Environmental Science & Policy