Jan 31, 2023  
Catalog 2022-2023 
Catalog 2022-2023

BIO 549 - Community Ecology

This course will provide students with an in-depth exploration of concepts examining how species interactions shape the structure and composition of plant and animal communities. Lecture covers topics on species interactions such as competition, predation, herbivory, and mutualism, as well as principle theories explaining coexistence and species diversity. Discussion explores classic and modern literature representative of research in the field, with an emphasis on communities in California.

Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): [(Prereq: ENVS 550 ) or (Coreq: ENVS 550 )]
Typically Offered: Periodically offered

Units: 4