Environmental Science

ENV 165

Field Methods in Environmental Science
4 Credits ■ ES/ls

An introduction to field data collection methods . Students will choose, design, and carry-out a field-oriented research project, including final reporting . The course will use GPS/GIS, laptop/ handheld computers, radio-telemetry, seining and live-trapping surveys to immerse students in all aspects involved in the study of wildlife biology .

Skills prerequisite: ENG 060.
Prerequisites: High school biology, BIO 105, or permission of the instructor.