BSCI Ecology and Natural History of Mediterranean Ecosystems

Course Name: BSCI Ecology and Natural History of Mediterranean Ecosystems

Description:  The Mediterranean Biome has unique plant and animal life that thrives in the dry summers and moderate winters. In this course, plants and animals and the ecology of the Mediterranean biome will be explored. We will study the processes that govern natural Mediterranean ecosystems, and then explore how human activities are impacting those processes. The course will be based in understanding the factors that shape-up the biological diversity and how biotic interactions affect ecological processes.

Credits: 3

Prerequisites: None