BIO-3310 Wildlife Field Methods

4 credits (with lab)

Prerequisite: Competence in natural science. (Summer Only)

Participants will learn basic and advanced procedures for the study of wildlife populations, and will practice a variety of observational, live-capture, and radiotelemetric methods for fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals in the field. Selected species identification and sign reading techniques and general data analysis will be included. Participants must provide their own binoculars and hip-wader boots (purchased or borrowed). Not open to students who have already taken Field Mammalogy.