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2013 - 2014 Graduate Catalog 
2013 - 2014 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MSCI 652 - Marine Plankton Ecology

Fall, odd years (3) Smith, Steinberg, Tang Prerequisite(s): MSCI 524  or MSCI 526  or consent of the instructors

This course will cover contemporary topics in cellular, population, community and ecosystem level dynamics of plankton systems, including nutrients and organic matter, viruses, bacteria, phytoplankton, protists and zooplankton. Course format will be primarily discussions, student presentations, literature evaluation, and writing exercises.