2019 - 2020 General Catalogue 
    
    Mar 30, 2020  
2019 - 2020 General Catalogue

BY 464. Coastal Wetlands Ecology (4)


Wetlands provide critical habitat for many aquatic and semi-aquatic species, improve water quality, and protect shorelines from floodwaters. This course focuses on coastal wetlands and emphasize biogeochemical processes, biodiversity and ecosystem function, as well as address the issues that threaten and protect these valuable resources. Prerequisites: BY 101 BY 212 , and BY 222 . Offered only at the Marine Laboratory, Dauphin Island.