ESF 515: Ornithology
Synonym:63929 (for web registration)
Meeting Schedule:Fridays 9/4 - 12/11 (8:00AM-10:59AM)
Competency Area: Natural Communities
Restricted to ES students who entered Spring 09 and earlier.
This course provides an overview of avian evolution, taxonomy, anatomy, behavior and conservation. In addition to occasional local field trips during the regular class time, there will be 1 - 2 all-day weekend trips to be scheduled during the first class meeting. Selections from the PBS series, The Life of Birds will supplement in-class lecture material.