May 23, 2019  
2018-2019 Catalog 
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 376 - Tropical Ecosystem Conservation – Costa Rica

3 Credits

An introduction to Neotropical ecology and conservation applications on Costa Rica's Osa Peninsula. Students learn basic tropical ecology and contribute to protection efforts. Topics include wildlife, watersheds and wetlands, sustainable agriculture and conservation education. Students are immersed in field methodology, applying methods to conduct, analyze and present research of their own design. A Certificate in International Conservation is awarded upon successful completion.
Course Fee
General Education Discipline: Experiential
Prerequisites: BIO 234