Introduction to Ecology, BI 271, Lab C2

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BI271 Lab C2, fall semseter 2017

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Download the syllabus as a .docx file Updated 25 October to remove cemetary demography lab and redistribute credit for that lab

Laboratory schedule

MeetingDateDayLaboratory exerciseAssignments
19/14REvolutionary ecology at the Colby-Marston BogHandout
29/21RInterspecific Competition & Zonation in Coastal HabitatsHandout
39/28RData Analyses and Graphing in RHandout, Algae Data, Snail Data, Intro to R, Graphing in R
410/5RCommunity Ecology of Leaf Litter Invertebrates Part I & Local Tree IDHandout
510/12REdge Effects on Runnals Hill, Part IHandout, reading, data entry sheet for trees, data entry sheet for understory
610/19RNo Lab—Fall Break 
710/26REdge Effects on Runnals Hill, Part II; Community Ecology of Leaf Litter Invertebrates, Part IIPlot data, tree data
811/2RCommunity Ecology of Leaf Litter Invertebrates, Part III; Peer-edting of Edge Effects draftEdge Effects draft due to me via email by 01 Nov., Peer review form, Arthropod Key, Data Sheets
911/9RCommunity Ecology of Leaf Litter Invertebrates, Part IVEdge Effects final paper due, Leaf Litter Assignment due in class; accum.csv, div.ind.R, leafLitter.csv, leafLitterScript.R, plot.div.R
1011/16RResearch Project 
1111/23RNo Lab—Thanksgiving Break 
1211/30RResearch Project 
1312/7RResearch Project Presentations