MARB 400: Biology of Marine Mammals

4 credits Fall Only

Lectures and laboratories cover the major principles of conservation biology; a new synthetic field that applies concepts of ecology, systematics and evolution, biogeology, genetics, behavioral sciences, and social sciences to the conservation of marine fisheries resources. Lab exercises include morphometric and genetic variation, GIS, molecular systematics and phylogenetic inference.

Prerequisites: BIOL 112, MARB 315. Junior or senior classification or approval of instructor. 

 

For more information, contact:

Bernd Würsig

Bernd Würsig

Regents and University Distinguished Professor

wursigb@tamug.edu

+1 (409) 740-4413
+1 (409) 740-4717

Bld# 3029, Office 243

www.tamug.edu/mmbeg/