Marine Biology - MSC 172


Student Resources

All lectures will be posted in PDF format, and they will be accessible on this page no later than the Friday before I give the lecture. Students are responsible for printing their own lecture handouts. Please note that Lab Activities and other resources will be made available on this page also; if you misplace a handout from class, it will become your responsibility to print another copy from this page.

Lectures

  1. Intro. to Marine Biology
  2. Scientific Method & Classification & Taxonomy
  3. Ecological Principles
  4. Estuaries & Salt Marshes
  5. Sandy-bottom Intertidal
  6. Marine Environment: Geography & Biogeography
  7. Marine Plankton Communities
  8. Coral Reefs
  9. Subtidal Communities
  10. Nekton
  11. Deep Sea
  12. Resources from the Sea
  13. Rocky Shore Communities

 

Labs

  • Week of 8/23-8/27: Dichotomous Key
  • Week of 8/30-9/3: No handouts - Bring materials to work on Notebooks
  • Week of 9/6-9/10: No handouts
  • Week of 9/13-9/17: No handouts
  • Week of 9/20-9/24: No handouts - Bring materials to work on Notebooks
  • Week of 9/27-10/01: Plankton Sampling
  • Week of10/4-10/8: Midterm Exam and Practical
  • Week of 10/11-10/15: No handouts - Bring materials to work on Notebooks
  • Week of 10/18-10/22: No handouts - Bring materials to work on Notebooks
  • Week of 10/25-10/29: No handouts
  • Week of 11/1-11/5: No handouts - Bring materials to work on Notebooks
  • Week of 11/8-11/12: Trawl Gear Diagrams ; Code Shortcuts ; NOAA Fisheries Sampling Branch Website
  • Week of 11/15-11/19: No handouts - Bring materials to work on Notebooks
  • Week of 11/22-11/26: No handouts - Bring materials to work on Notebooks
  • Week of 11/29-12/3: No handouts - Bring materials to work on Notebooks
  • Week of 12/6-12/10: Final Exam and Practical - Lab Notebooks are due!!

 

Fall 2010 Schedules

  • MSC 172 - ECHO
  • MSC 172 - FOXTROT
  • MSC 172 - GOLF

 

Other

  • How to Make a Lab Notebook
  • Midterm Specimens (for notebook)
  • Invertebrate & Plant Taxonomy
  • Midterm Study Guide
  • Final Specimens (for notebook)
  • Final Exam Study Guide