ENVB 500 Advanced Topics in Ecotoxicology (3 credits)

Offered by: Natural Resource Sciences (Agricultural & Environmental Sciences)

Overview

Environmental Biology : Exploring the impact of environmental chemicals on biological organisms in an ecological context. Basic topics in ecotoxicology, such as source and fate, routes of exposure, bioavailability, dose-response, biomarkers, and risk assessment will be covered from both theoretical and applied perspectives. The processes by which pollutants are tested, regulated, and monitored will be critically examined.

Terms: Fall 2017

Instructors: Jessica Head (Fall)