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
Literature, Science, & Arts
Semesters: 
Summer 2016
Summer 2015
Summer 2014
Summer 2012
Summer 2010