Field Ecology Methods
You’ll uncover the theory and practice of ecological field research methods. This includes extensive hands-on experience with industry-standard techniques for monitoring, managing and restoring biodiversity.
|Prerequisites and Restrictions|| You must satisfy the following requirement(s):
|Available semesters||Semester 2 2021|
What you will learn
After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:
- Understand key issues in the planning and management of conservation and restoration projects.
- Know options for industry-standard methods for monitoring plants, insects, lizards and birds and choose appropriate techniques for different situations.
- Recommend key methods used to conserve and restore biodiversity, such as plantings, animal pest and weed control, and translocation/reintroductions.
- Relate ecological theory to field practice in conservation and restoration ecology
- Perform industry-standard methods for monitoring plants, insects, lizards and birds and interpret results.
Dr Jon Sullivan
Department of Pest Management and Conservation[email protected]