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B.S. in Actuarial Science

Otterbein University Course Catalogs

2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Jul 16, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

BIO 3020 - Conservation Biology - Writing Intensive

Hours: 3
Conservation of plant and animal species, examining biodiversity, the definition of species, patterns of species vulnerability, population dynamics, declining and small populations, extinction, invasive species, metapopulations, conservation genetics, captive breeding, endangered species, choice and monitoring of indicator species, habitat fragmentation and degradation, and population recovery programs. Interactions between biology, human concerns regarding resource management, and the political process will also be considered.
Prerequisites: BIO 2020 with a minimum grade of C-, or permission of instructor.