BIOL 301

Plant Ecophysiology

Prerequisites: BIOL 112, BIOL 113; and BIOL 104 or BIOL 214. An exploration of how plants respond and adapt to their environment. Topics include light responses and photosynthesis, reproduction, dormancy, hormonal regulation, soils and nutrition, plant defenses, and behavior. Students will conduct explorations and experiments in the laboratory and in campus natural areas. Three hours lecture and one three-hour laboratory. Offered alternate years.

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