F&ES 656b

Physiology of Trees and Forests

2014-2015
Credits: 3
Spring 2015: Time and location TBA
 

 

Mineral nutrition and cycling; mycorrhizas; symbiosis; nitrogen fixation; light processing, photosynthesis, respiration; water relations including transpiration; ecophysiology; Effects of climate changes, past and present, on forests and other current topics are also considered. Term paper required. Prerequisite: F&ES 654a or permission of the instructor

F&ES 656 is a prerequisite for:
F&ES 700: Alpine, Arctic, and Boreal Ecosystems Seminar