BIOL 2390

Introductory Ecology

(Formerly BOTN 2280, 001.228, ZOOL 2290, 022.229) The course involves a study of the interrelationships of living organisms (including human) with each other and with their environment. It is not normally acceptable as a prerequisite to other courses in ecology. Not to be held with BIOL 2300 (BOTN 2370, ZOOL 2370, 001.237, 022.237), BIOL 2301 (BOTN 2371, ZOOL 2371), or AGEC 2370 (065.237). Prerequisite: one of BIOL 1010, BIOL 1030, BIOL 1031, or the former 071.125 (C).

Summer 2018 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructors: Carl Szczerski
    CRN: 1175
    Lecture Location: 306 Buller
    Dates: July 03 – July 25
    Time: 8:30 AM–10:30 AM, M.Tu.W.Th.F.
    Final Exam Location: 110 E2 EITC
    Date: July 27
    Time: 9:00 AM–11:00 AM, 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.