Mar 02, 2024  
2023-2024 Catalog 
2023-2024 Catalog

NRS 349 - Fisheries Science and Management

4 Credits

Students learn and use modern statistical methods to estimate vital parameters of exploited fish populations, including abundance, age, growth, mortality, condition, and size structure. Students also explore basic concepts and specific methods for managing fish populations and the people who use them. Concepts are reinforced by examining real issues and collecting and analyzing real data through the scientific literature and field trips with local resource agencies.
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Prerequisites: BIO 234