EVPP 542: Urban Ecosystems & Processes

EVPP 542-001: Urban Ecosystems & Processes
(Fall 2024)

04:30 PM to 07:10 PM T

9900 Main Street

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Provides an overview of the challenges and opportunities that urban environments present to the plants and animals inhabiting cities and the ways that those organisms and entire ecosystems respond. Includes ecosystem ecology for engineered ecosystems, along with reviews of urban metabolism, energy budgets, water cycles, and soil ecology. Students design and conduct a small-scale green infrastructure experiment/project on campus. May not be repeated for credit.
Recommended Prerequisite: CHEM 211, MATH 113 or equivalent, BIOL 308 or EVPP 302, PHYS 243 or equivalent, or permission of instructor.
Registration Restrictions:

Enrollment limited to students with a class of Advanced to Candidacy, Graduate, Junior Plus, Non-Degree or Senior Plus.

Enrollment is limited to Graduate, Non-Degree or Undergraduate level students.

Students in a Non-Degree Undergraduate degree may not enroll.

Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Graduate Regular scale.

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