BIOL 4400

Revegetation of Disturbed Lands

A physiological and ecological study of disturbed plant communities with emphasis on stresses associated with both mining activities and agricultural practices and processes of assisted recovery. Prerequisites: BIOL 3400 or PLNT 3400 (or the former BOTN 2020, BIOL 3450 or PLNT 3500) (C); and one of BIOL 2300, BIOL 2301 or AGEC 2370 (or the former BOTN 2370 or BOTN 2371 or ZOOL 2370 or ZOOL 2371) (C); or consent of instructor.

Winter 2019 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructor: Sylvie Renault
    CRN: 54744
    Lecture Location: TBA
    Dates: January 07 – April 09
    Slot 2: 9:30 AM–10:20 AM, M.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.