Introduction to Ecological Systems - BIO 271 at Virginia Western Community College

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BIO 271 - Introduction to Ecological Systems
Examines the basic biological, meteorological and geological/ geographic factors at play in determining various critical ecosystems. Emphasis on wetlands and wetlands reconstruction, endangered and threatened species habitats, and aquatic systems. Remote sensing technology and use of GIS in ecological management will be examined. Prerequisite: BIO 101.
Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week.
4 credits

Schedule at Virginia Western Community College

Spring 2020

Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
28035 BIO 271-11 0
 M   F 
8:00 a.m.-9:15 a.m.
2020-01-20 Main P
28036 BIO 271-11L 4
8:00 a.m.-10:45 a.m.
2020-01-20 Main P
Enrolling in this lab automatically registers the student in BIO 271-11 lecture.

Summer 2020

Not scheduled

Fall 2020

Not scheduled
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