BIOLĀ 0016W. Ecology of the Klamath and Southern Cascade Ranges

Units: 2
Hours: 54 (27 lecture, 27 laboratory)
Field study that explores ecology and unique features of the Klamath and southern Cascade mountain ranges. Study sites include a variety of locations such as Mt. Lassen, Crater Lake, and/or the Marble Mountains. Topics include conifer forest ecosystems, lake ecosystems, ecological succession, montane biogeography, volcanic history and geology. This class requires the ability to hike moderate distance on uneven ground. This class will involve camping in either developed campsites or in undeveloped wilderness areas. (CSU)