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Bio Impact Climate Change

School and Department: 
  • Science and Technology, College of
  • Biology
Course Number: 
4327
Category: 
Undergraduate
Semester: 
Fall
Description: 

This course will use primary research articles to examine the biological impacts of climate change, often mentioned as the greatest challenge facing humanity today. The course will focus on the climate change impacts on coastal and marine ecosystems; water resources and freshwater ecosystems; food and agriculture; forests, grasslands and deserts; biodiversity and protected areas; and population, health and human well-being. In addition to the biology, we will consider the overlapping.