The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

BIOL 5427 Coastal Ecology

This course examines the major nearshore habitats and communities of the western Gulf of Mexico including: beaches, sand dunes, estuaries, salt marshes, mud flats, sea grass meadows and rocky shores. Emphasis is placed on directed, field-oriented, individual research projects.

Credits

4

Prerequisite

Graduate standing and one course in general ecology or zoology or consent of the instructor.

Cross Listed Courses

MARS 5427

Schedule Type

Lab/Lecture

Grading Basis

Standard Letter (A-F)

Administrative Unit

Biology

Offered

As scheduled