Estimated Tuition Costs
|Ohio Resident||$ 894.00|
|Non-Ohio Resident||$ 2770.50|
|Ohio Resident||$ 2236.50|
|Non-Ohio Resident||$ 6456.00|
|FOUR WEEK UPPER LEVEL|
ENR 5280 – Stream Ecology or equivelent, or permission of instructor. Not open to students with credit for Entmlgy 5350.01.
In this course, students will explore the taxonomy and behavior of freshwater aquatic invertebrates, with an emphasis on aquatic insects. The role of aquatic invertebrates in food webs, as well their utility in aquatic conservation and restoration issues, will also be an important component of the course.
The course consists of several major segments related to aquatic invertebrates:
1. Morphology and anatomy.
2. Structures, taxonomy, and phylogeny.
3. Ecology and life history.
4. Behavioral ecology and adaptations.
5. Diversity and community composition.
6. Sampling and biomonitoring.