Thunder Bay • Orillia

Honours Bachelor of Science (Water Resource Science Major)(TB) - Limnology

Biology 4710 Limnology
The physical, chemical and biological characteristics of lakes, rivers, and estuaries are examined. The major focus is on the ecology of lakes in the Boreal Forest region. Lake sampling methods will be developed during a weekend field trip. Laboratory exercises will concentrate on chemical analyses of water and sediment samples, and the quantification of productivity indices.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s): Chemistry 1110 and 1130
Offering: 2-3; or 2-3
Notes: An additional fee (see Miscellaneous Fees) is required for this course.
Course Classifications: Type C: Engineering, Mathematical and Natural Sciences