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Kern Ewing
EHUF 362
Seattle Campus

Introduction to Restoration Ecology

An introduction to ecological restoration of damaged ecosystems. Examines the philosophical base of restoration as well as the social, biological and political forces that impact the success of any restoration project. Includes lectures, readings, case studies and field trips. Offered: A.

Class Description

Students will learn about the history of restoration, its philosophical underpinnings, its basic tenets, and how successful it has been.

Lectures, discussions in lab, field work, field trips.

Recommended preparation

Be willing to do some reading in ecology texts if you have not taken any ecology courses.

Class Assignments and Grading

Read papers that we assign for labs.

Two exams and some lab work.


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
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Last Update by Kern Ewing
Date: 08/27/2003