BIOL 4450 Natural History Expedition

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. Natural History Expedition is not intended to be a substitute for those academic courses required of a major or for the teaching field in Biology. Enrollment will be limited and will require permission of the instructor. Expenses will be shared by participants. May be repeated for credit. Laboratory fee.