Identification, life histories, production areas, nuisance issues, and management of North American ducks, geese, swans and shorebirds. Course includes extensive field observation and maintaining field journals. This course is a certified NYS DEC Waterfowl ID Course and students may opt to take the exam to receive the certificate required to get an access permit for select National Wildlife Refuges and state lands open to waterfowl hunting.
Pre-requisite/ Co-requisite: NATR 101 or by permission from the instructor.
1 credit (1 lecture hour) spring semester.