UMD GEOL 453 Entire Class
University of Maryland GEOL 453 Ecosystem Restoration Entire Class
Overview of ecosystem functions across biomes/geologic settings, and considerations and tradeoffs in ecosystem restoration strategies. Specific case studies and discussions will be aimed at understanding how structure can influence biophysical and biogeochemical processes supporting ecosystems, and then describes how rates, timing, and location of physical, chemical, and ecosystem processes can be altered by different restoration strategies to enhance ecosystem services.
Note: This entire class includes discussions, assignments, course projects, and exams.