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Biology 140/240: Introduction to Ecology of the Southwest/Ecology of the Southwest
Durango (Colorado), United States; Flagstaff (Arizona), United States; Grand Canyon (Arizona), United States; Organ PIpe Nat'l Park (Arizona), United States (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: J-Term
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
Prerequisites: 140: Consent of Instructor, 240: BIO 151, Consent of Instructor Program Type: J-Term 2
Max. Enrollment: 14 Academic Dept: Biology
No. of Credits: 4 All College Req(s): Meets Paideia 450 if sequenced with POLS 258, NWL-Natural World, Lab
Program Description:
INSTRUCTOR:  Eric Baack (Biology) 
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Grand Canyon
 
Course Description: Field study of the ecology of the arid Southwest, with a focus on adaptations of organisms to arid conditions and understanding the challenges of setting environmental policy. Course activities include hiking in the deserts, mountains, and riparian areas of Arizona; daily readings and discussions; a paper exploring the ethical dimensions of environmental policy; and a research project including statistical analysis of data. Students who earn credit for BIO 240 may not earn credit for BIO 140. Offered alternate years during January term.
 
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Estimated Cost: TBD
Estimated Add'l Meal Costs: TBD
Recommended Travel-Specific Immunizations:
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