BIOL 2300

Principles of Ecology

(Lab Required) (Formerly BOTN 2370, 001.237, ZOOL 2370, 022.237) Principles of ecology at the individual, population, community, and ecosystems levels. This course is also offered as AGEC 2370. It is the normal prerequisite to other courses in ecology. Not to be held with BIOL 2301 (BOTN 2371, ZOOL 2371), BIOL 2390 (BOTN 2280, 001.228, ZOOL 2290, 022.229), AGEC 2370 (065.237). Prerequisite: one of BIOL 1030, BIOL 1031, or the former 071.125 (C). Prerequisite or concurrent requirement: STAT 1000 or STAT 1001 (005.100) (D).

Summer 2018 sections

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructor: Cole M. Robson-Hyska
    CRN: 1174
    Lecture Location: 306 Buller
    Dates: June 04 – June 26
    Time: 10:45 AM–12:45 PM, M.Tu.W.Th.F.
    Final Exam Location: 100 Fletcher Argue
    Date: June 29
    Time: 9:00 AM–11:00 AM, F.

Lab sections

  • B01
    Instructor: Cole M. Robson-Hyska
    CRN: 1571
    Laboratory Location: 305 Biological Sciences
    Dates: June 04 – June 26
    Time: 1:30 PM–3:30 PM, Tu.Th.
  • B02
    Instructor: Cole M. Robson-Hyska
    CRN: 1572
    Laboratory Location: 305 Biological Sciences
    Dates: June 04 – June 26
    Time: 1:30 PM–3:30 PM, W.F.

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Wesley Ogloff, MSc defense: “Climate change-related shifts in species interactions and diet in an Arctic marine ecosystem” — Tuesday, July 31 at 9 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Elise Couillard, MSc Defense: “Black-tailed prairie dog (Cynomys ludovicianus) awareness of neighbours' vigilance is spatially explicit” — Wednesday, August 1 at 8:45 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Muriel Magnaye, MSc Defense: “Growth and post-spawning survival in capelin (Mallotus villosus) on the northeast coast of Newfoundland” — Wednesday, August 15 at 11 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Gabrielle Grenier, MSc Defense: “Seasonal patterns of growth in Arctic Charr (Salvelinus alpinus L.); differences between morphs of Cumberland Sound populations” — Thursday, August 23 at noon, 304 Biological Sciences.