November 1, 2017

New England Coastal Ecology 2018 IAP course

2.981 New England Coastal Ecology
3 credits (1/0/2, P/F/D)
Lecture: T-Th 10:30 – 12:00
Field Trip (mandatory): Friday Jan. 26, 9am-5pm

Combining lectures and visits to field and research centers, participants will be introduced to marine communities found along the coast of New England.
Emphasis will be on the ecology of salt marshes and rocky shores and the plants and animals living there; the ecological services these communities provide us, and some likely impacts of current and future climate change.

Instructors:
Carolina Bastidas, Juliet Simpson of MIT Sea Grant

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2.981 New England Coastal Ecology
3 credits (1/0/2, P/F/D) Lecture: T-Th 10:30 – 12:00 Field Trip (mandatory): Friday Jan. 26, 9am-5pm