Courses

OEB 157. Global Change Biology

This course examines how natural and anthropogenic changes in the earth system are affecting the composition and the functioning of the world's land and ocean ecosystems. Topics include: the ecological impacts of natural and anthropogenic changes in the earth's physical environment, and the effects of introduced species, species extinctions, land-use change, agriculture, and fishing.

Prerequisites: OEB 10 or OEB 53 and Mathematics 1a required. OEB 55 is recommended. 

Professor: 

Season: 

Spring

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T
Th

Time: 

10:30-11:45

Course ID: 

143485

Subject Area: 

Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

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  • [Course titles in brackets] indicate that the course is not scheduled to be taught during the 2019-2020 academic year, but may be offered in an alternate year.
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