A practical, case-based approach to the concepts of conservation biology and applied conservation practice, including designing and implementing conservation projects. Readings, lectures, classroom activities and discussions, student presentations, and exercises will immerse students in all aspects of conservation in the contemporary landscape, and provide the tools and techniques needed for successful and sustainable conservation outcomes. Two Saturday field trips required. Prerequisites: a biology/ecology class or permission of instructor.
Course Attributes: FA NSM; BU SCI; AR NSM; AS NSM