Ecology I: New Zealand Ecology and Conservation
You’ll delve into the sciences of ecology and conservation biology, looking primarily at Aotearoa-New Zealand ecosystems and their plants, animals and fungi.
|Available semesters||Semester 2 2021|
What you will learn
After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:
- Understand basic concepts that underpin ecology and conservation biology.
- Discuss the importance of ecological principles for understanding the functioning of New Zealand biota and ecosystems.
- Identify common indigenous New Zealand plants and animals.
- Evaluate human impacts on New Zealand ecosystems and biota and the benefits of restoration.
Dr Timothy Curran
Department of Pest Management and Conservation[email protected]