RENR 322 - Forest Ecosystems
Analysis of the structure and function of forest ecosystems. Topics include physical processes, energy flow, productivity, carbon dynamics and credits, nutrient cycling, impacts of natural and anthropogenic disturbance, regeneration, succession, community composition, biodiversity, and ecosystem classification. Prerequisite: U of Alberta BIOL 208, or Yukon College BIOL 220, or consent of Instructor, and registration in the B.Sc. in Northern Environmental and Conservation Sciences Program. Credit may be obtained for only one of RENR 322 or FOR 322.
Students must also register in the mandatory lab component of the course.