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UC-206 Stream Ecology and Monitoring –- Field Studies

Period P2a - Universidade de Coimbra, PortugalYear 1
UC-206Stream Ecology and Monitoring – Field Studies6 ECTSPeriod P2aUC
Objectives:The course covers basic concepts of stream ecology. Themes on the structure and functioning of lotic resources, the identification of disorders that currently affect these systems, ways of monitoring and rehabilitation of watercourses will be addressed. Theoretical and practical ecological principles of protection, management, monitoring, rehabilitation and / or restoration of watercourses will be emphasized.

Outcomes:Students will develop the ability to collect, analyze and interpret data in order to an integrated study of environmental factors can affect the composition and distribution of biota.
ElectiveTaught in ENMixed
EvaluationWorkload : 150 hours
Written ExamLecture20
Oral ExamSeminar
ReportPractice40
Paper100%Total60h
DefenceFieldYes