BIOL 3470

ENVIRO PHYS OF ANIMALS 1

(Lab required) This course is intended to acquaint students with some of the major environmental challenges encountered by animals and stresses the diversity of physiological solutions to these problems in aquatic and terrestrial organisms. Areas covered may include thermal biology, circulation, gas exchange and buoyancy regulation. Laboratories explore related subjects in various animals. This course may not be held for credit with the former BIOL 3462, ZOOL 3540 (022.354). Prerequisite: BIOL 2200 (C) or BIOL 2210 (C); or consent of department.

Fall 2018 sections

Lecture section

Lab sections

  • B01
    Instructor: Kevin Scott
    CRN: 11753
    Laboratory Location: W270 Duff Roblin
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:25 PM, Th.
  • B02
    Instructor: Kevin Scott
    CRN: 11754
    Laboratory Location: W270 Duff Roblin
    Dates: September 05 – December 07
    Time: 2:30 PM–5:25 PM, W.

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.