GEOG 523 Global Ecosystems and Climate (3 credits)

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Offered by: Geography (Faculty of Science)


Geography : Linkages and feedbacks among climate, ecosystems, and human land use at global scales. How global-scale ecological processes (primary production, carbon cycle, etc.) are driven by variations in climate and land use practices such as agriculture and deforestation. How natural and human-modified ecosystems exchange carbon and water with the atmosphere.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2012-2013 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2012-2013 academic year.

  • Fall

  • 3 hours

  • Prerequisite: GEOG 203 and 321 or equivalent, or permission of the instructor