November 17, 2017

Exciting Winter Quarter FISH Courses

FISH 437 Fisheries Oceanography (4cr) – MWF 9:30-10:20; W 2:30-4:20
Investigate how the environment influences distributions and abundances of early life stage marine vertebrate and invertebrate species and impacts on resource management.
No pre-requisite but OCEAN 210 or familiarity with ocean circulation recommended
Instructor: John Horne (jhorne@uw.edu)

 

FISH 455 Fish and Wildlife Toxicology (3 or 5 cr) – TTh 9:30-11:20T 1:30-4:20 (5cr course only)

NW, no prerequisites. Study the history of fish and wildlife toxicology, major classes of contaminants, current regulations, methods used to assess hazards, and contemporary contaminant-fish/wildlife issues. In the lab (5cr only), conduct research aimed at improving efficacy of pesticides and minimizing non-target effects.

Instructor: Christian Grue (cgrue@uw.edu)