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Ecology of Great Lakes Algae - CMU Biological Station, Beaver Island Michigan
Monday, July 22, 2019, 8:00 AM to Friday, July 26, 2019, 5:00 PM EST
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Course Description:
Examine the taxonomy and ecology of freshwater algae in the Great Lakes region. The course will take a systems-level approach towards describing and identifying characteristic algal assemblages that inhabit ecosystems in and around the Beaver Island Archipelago. Students will conduct habitat assessments for freshwater ecosystems using algae as a proxy for ecosystem health (productivity, food web structure, occurrence of harmful and nuisance species). Credit/Non-credit option

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Contact: John Gordon [email protected]