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BIO 342 - Plant Communities of CA

Surveys terrestrial ecosystems across California emphasizing the role of climate, soils, water, and human impacts on plant distribution.  Includes learning dominant and special status species to prepare students for roles in conservation and resource management.  Field trips focus on ecosystems of the Central Coast region and may include one or more weekend field trips. Cross-listed with ENVS 342 .


Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): (Prereq: BIO 211  or BIO 230  or ENVS 240  with a C- or better)
Typically Offered: Spring term only

Units: 4