To develop an appreciation for the role of wetlands as ecosystems that play for biodiversity conservation.
To develop an understanding of processes that form wetlands and their associated plant and wildlife communities.
To develop a knowledge of the techniques useful for monitoring wildlife populations and their associated wetland habitats.
To lead discussions of possible threats and strengthen critical thinking and analysis skills.
Course Content (Syllabus)
Ecology and management of wetlands with emphasis on river and lake avian fauna.
wetlands, waterfowl, waterbirds, habitats, wetland management