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
    Instructors: 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
    Instructors: 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
    Instructors: 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.

Important Date

June 4 – June 8: Convocation Ceremony (Fort Garry Campus)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: William Bugg, PhD. Proposal: “Effects of early rearing conditions on the transcriptome of Lake Sturgeon (Acipenser fulvescens)” — Wednesday, May 23 at 1 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Garett Allen, PhD Proposal: “Acid-base regulation in Stenohaline Osmoconforming Crustaceans” — Thursday, May 24 at 9 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Haoran Chen, PhD Proposal: “Nitrogen fixing plant evolution: the major factors affecting biological nitrogen fixation” — Friday, May 25 at 2 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Ashley Tripp, MSc. Defense: “Temperature and pCO2: single and combined effects of climate change parameters on acid-base regulation in Louisiana red swamp crayfish” — Monday, May 28 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.