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300295 UE Field course "Biodiversity of freshwater ecosystems" (2021S)
Continuous assessment of course work
Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first serve).
- Registration is open from Th 11.02.2021 08:00 to Th 25.02.2021 18:00
- Deregistration possible until We 31.03.2021 18:00
max. 12 participants
ATTENTION! The planned preparatory meeting on 9 March 2021, ÜR 6, UZA I, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 2.208 1.OG 2.208, 11:15 WILL NOT TAKE PLACE IN PRESENCE. INSTEAD, YOU WILL RECEIVE AN INIVITATION FOR A ZOOM MEETING AT THE SAME TIME VIA YOUR UNIVERSITY E-MAIL ACCOUNT.
Field course: 11 to 23 July 2021, Wassercluster Lunz
Assessment and permitted materials
Attendance control, group protocol of project outcomes.
Minimum requirements and assessment criteria
The participants are aware of the most important ecological principles acting in aquatic habitats. Students are able to sample aquatic biota and to acquire physical and chemical field data. Students are trained in using relevant identification keys for aquatic biota and are able to use their bioindication potential. They are also able to compose protocols of their teamwork results.
Introductory lectures, guided field work (equipment training, data collection) at a multitude of aquatic habitat types in Lower Austria and guided data analyses in the lab. Handouts are distributed at the start of the course.
Lampert, Sommer: Limnoecology. Oxford University Press.
MZO W-2, MEC-6, UF BU 10, MBO 7
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