Ecology and Management of Riverine Systems

Course number: FISH 7380

Professor: Elise Irwin, Ph.D.

(e-mail Dr. Irwin)

Credit hours: 4 (3 lecture; 3 laboratory)
Prerequisites: Stream Ecology (BIOL 7370) or permission of instructor
Co-requisite: None

This course provides a framework for natural resource professionals to examine river systems within a landscape ecology and ecosystem management context. It focuses on on historical fisheries, riverine fauna, ecological theory regarding system function, assessment tools, and management and restoration techiques of multiple-use riverine ecosystems.



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