BIOL 3660 - Marine Biology and Coral Reef Ecology in San Salvador
The course will introduce students to the plants and animals found in the marine and terrestrial environments of the Caribbean and their adaptations in the context of community ecology. Fishes, invertebrates, reptiles and marine algae will be the major groups encountered and snorkeling will be used for observation and collection. Lectures, labs, discussions, and extensive field work included, plus an independent research project.
Prerequisites: BIOL 2010, 2020, 2040, or EVSC 3200, or permission of the instructor.