A study of the art and science of wildlife management, including topics pertinent to understanding wildlife populations, their habitats, their ecology and management. Laboratories emphasize identification and life histories of principle North American mammals and game birds, specimen preparation, collection techniques, cover mapping , and habitat manipulation.
Prerequisites: NATR 101 or permission of the instructor
Co-requisite: NATR 213
3 credits (2 lecture hours, 3 laboratory hours), spring semester
This course satisfies the Liberal Arts and Sciences requirement and the SUNY General Education Requirement for Natural Science.