Graham Sustainability Institute

Algae in Fresh Water

EEB 457

A survey of the algae of northern Michigan with emphasis on taxonomy and ecology. Students become familiar with the algae of streams, bogs, fens, swamps, beach pools, and the Great Lakes. Special attention is given to field investigations of periphyton and phytoplankton community ecology and their application to water quality assessment.

Credits: 
5
School(s)/College(s): 
Literature, Science, & Arts » Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
Semesters: 
Summer 2018
Summer 2017
Summer 2016