BIOL 2430 Natural History Expedition for Non-majors

Consists of an extended field trip to different ecological regions of the United States or Mexico with an emphasis on the geology, climate, flora, fauna, and culture of the area visited. Participants will be responsible for maintenance of expedition equipment and may collect and identify geological and biological specimens where appropriate. Course is intended for students requiring a lab science but cannot be used as credit towards a Biology major or minor. Enrollment will be limited and will require permission of the instructor. Expenses will be shared by participants. May be repeated for credit. Minimester and summer only.