Graham Sustainability Institute

Conservation of Biological Diversity

ENVIRON 317

Overview of historic and present-day causes of species extinction, and of biological principles central to species conservation and sustainable management of ecosystems. Topics covered include episodes of extinction and diversification over earth history; geographic distribution strategies; and sustainable use of ecosystems. Satisfies the upper-level writing requirement

Credits: 
3
School(s)/College(s): 
Literature, Science, & Arts » Program in the Environment
Environment and Sustainability
Semesters: 
Fall 2020
Fall 2019
Fall 2021