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300152 PP Soil Biology (2016W)

The soil as a habitat for organisms, introduction in the ecology of the soil and taxonomy of selected soil organisms

10.00 ECTS (6.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work

unter Mitwirkung von Wolgang Waitzbauer und Benjamin Steiner (Tutor)
Freilandaufsammlung mit Bodenprofilansprache
am Freitag den -- 21. Oktober Vormittags 9:00-13:00 im Michaelerwald -- (Neuwaldegg/Höhenstrasse, 49A Station Attariastr))
Termine ganztägig an den Freitagen im UER4, UZA1 Althanstrasse 14
siehe Website der LV
in Kürze



max. 25 participants
Language: German



Vorbesprechung am 6.10.2016 um 13:00 Uhr im Übungsraum 6, UZA I


Aims, contents and method of the course

Several courses combine field research and laboratory work about physical, chemical and microbial characteristics of different types of soil. Taxonomy, ecology, extraction and preparation techniques of important groups of soil fauna - such as mites, collembola, nematodes dipteran larvae and coleoptera are demonstrated . The aim of the course is to impart knowledge of basic skills for further autonomous work on this topic.

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Association in the course directory

BOE 12, BOE 13, B-BOE 12, B-BOE 13,

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