Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2018/2019
Canadian Excellence

WASC201
Wetland Science
0.5 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3
  • Tutorial/Seminar: 3

An introduction to swamps, fens, bogs, marshes and wetlands in the context of both natural systems and managed sites. The understanding of fundamental characteristics, hydrology, ecology, conservation, restoration and management of systems will be addressed. Students taking this course will gain an appreciation of the complex nature of these systems which are at the interface of terrestrial and aquatic systems.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
BI111, CH111.