G307:Biogeography: The Distribution of Life

TuTh, 2:30-3:45 pm, SB 231

Instructor: Dr. Justin Maxwell

This course is a survey of the present and past distributions of the world’s plants and animals, emphasizing ecological explanation of species distributions. Topics include evolution and distribution of major plant and animal groups, world vegetation, plant and animal domestication, introduction of plant and animal pests, destruction of natural communities, and species extinction.