PWS 447

Mammals of North America

Plant and Wildlife Sciences College of Life Sciences

Course Description

Focus on the ecology, identification, and management of mammals commonly found in western North America. Learning mammalian characteristics; developing an understanding of mammalian evolution and biogeography; gaining knowledge of mammalian taxonomy, physiological adaptations, and behaviors specific to species found in western North America. Emphasis on sampling methods and techniques used in the conservation and management of these species.

When Taught

Fall

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

2

Fixed

3

Recommended

PWS 225, 344