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Marine and Coastal Ecological Research

Description:
This course emphasized supervised independent research into the adaptations and interactions of organisms of Nantucket's beaches, salt marshes, sand dunes, watershed, and embayments. Students will be exposed to tools, techniques and statistical analyses used in community ecology, oceanography and related fields. Individualized research projects have included in the past a wide variety of topics such as plant/animal interactions in the marsh, impact of nitrogen on marsh plants, and the impact of tidal cycles on plankton community dynamics.

Offered in:

2017 Summer

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01Z 1083
00:00 - 00:00
Boyle,Elizabeth E NANTUCKET
Session: CE Ses 8
Class Dates: 07/23/2017
Capacity: 5
Enrolled: 0
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes: For more information or to register for this course, please email Elizabeth.Boyle@umb.edu|
Pre Requisites: BIOL GRAD
Course Attributes:
02Z 1084
00:00 - 00:00
Boyle,Elizabeth E NANTUCKET
Session: CE Ses 8
Class Dates: 07/23/2017
Capacity: 5
Enrolled: 0
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes: For more information or to register for this course, please email Elizabeth.Boyle@umb.edu|
Pre Requisites: BIOL GRAD
Course Attributes: