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Minor

Fisheries and Wildlife  Minor

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College of Agricultural Sciences|Fisheries and Wildlife



Will be renamed 'Fisheries and Wildlife Sciences' pending approval of #86825


Also available via Ecampus.



A biology or zoology sequence equivalent to BI 211, BI 212, BI 213, *Principles of Biology (4,4,4), is a prerequisite to the Fisheries and Wildlife minor (27).

Required

BI 370. Ecology (3) EC
FW 251. Principles of Fish and Wildlife Conservation (3) EC

Select a minimum of 7–9 credits from the following:
FW 311. Ornithology (3) EC
FW 312. Systematics of Birds (2) EC
FW 315. Ichthyology (3) EC
FW 316. Systematics of Fishes (2)
FW 317. Mammalogy (3) EC
FW 318. Systematics of Mammals (2)
Z 473. Biology of Amphibians and Reptiles (3)
Z 474. Systematic Herpetology (2)

Select 1214 credits from the following:
FW 302. Biology and Conservation of Marine Mammals (4) EC only
FW 303. Survey of Geographic Information Systems in Natural Resources (3) EC only
FW 320. Introductory Population Dynamics (4) EC
FW 321. Applied Community and Ecosystem Ecology (3) EC
FW 323. Management Principles of Pacific Salmon in the Northwest (3) EC only
FW 325. *Global Crises in Resource Ecology (3) EC only
FW 326. Integrated Watershed Management (3) EC only
FW 340. *Multicultural Perspectives in Natural Resources (3) EC
FW 350. *Endangered Species, Society and Sustainability (3) EC
FW 360. *Origins of F&W Management-Evolution, Genetics, and Ecology (3) EC only
FW 370. Conservation Genetics (4) EC only
FW 415. Fisheries and Wildlife Law and Policy (3) EC only
FW 421. Aquatic Biological Invasions (4) HMSC,  EC
FW 426. Coastal Ecology and Resource Management (5) HMSC
FW 427. Principles of Wildlife Diseases (4) EC only
FW 431. Dynamics of Marine Biological Resources (4) HMSC
FW 435. ^Wildlife in Agricultural Ecosystems (3) EC
FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
FW 446. Wildland Fire Ecology (3) EC
FW 451. Avian Conservation and Management (3) EC
FW 453. Managed Forest and Wildlife Conservation (3)
FW 454. ^Fishery Biology (4) EC, HMSC
FW 456. Limnology (5) EC
FW 464. Marine Conservation Biology (3)
FW 470. *Ecology and History: Landscapes of the Columbia Basin (3) EC only
FW 473. Fish Ecology (4)
FW 475. Wildlife Behavior (4) EC only
FW 479. Wetland and Riparian Ecology (3) EC
FW 481. Wildlife Ecology (4) EC
FW 485. *Consensus and Natural Resources (3) EC only
FW 491. Fish Diseases in Conservation Biology and Aquaculture (4)
FW 499. Special Topics/Fisheries and Wildlife (1–6)

Footnotes:

* Baccalaureate Core Course
^ Writing Intensive Course (WIC)
EC=Extended Campus format also available
EC only=Available only through Extended Campus
HMSC=Offered at Hatfield Marine Science Center, Newport


Revisions pending approval of #86825


A sequence in general biology equivalent to BI 211, BI 212, BI 213, *Principles of Biology (4,4,4), is a prerequisite to the Fisheries and Wildlife Sciences minor.

A minimum of 27 credits is required with a combination of the following courses. Double counting restrictions, when applicable, are listed for each section.

Required:

Double counting is allowed in this section.
BI 370. Ecology (3)
FW 251. Principles of Fish and Wildlife Conservation (3)

Select a minimum of 7–9 credits from the following:

One course may not be double counted.
FW 302. Biology and Conservation of Marine Mammals (4)
FW 311. Ornithology (3)
FW 312. Systematics of Birds (2)
FW 315. Ichthyology (3) 
FW 316. Systematics of Fishes (2)
FW 317. Mammalogy (3)
FW 318. Systematics of Mammals (2)
Z 473. Biology of Amphibians and Reptiles (3)
Z 474. Systematic Herpetology (2)

Select a minimum of 12–14 credits from the following:

None of these courses may be double counted.
FW 303. Survey of Geographic Information Systems in Natural Resources (3)
FW 320. Introductory Population Dynamics (4)
FW 321. Applied Community and Ecosystem Ecology (3)
FW 323. Management Principles of Pacific Salmon in the Northwest (3)
FW 325. *Global Crises in Resource Ecology (3)
FW 326. Integrated Watershed Management (3)
FW 340. *Multicultural Perspectives in Natural Resources (3)
FW 346. Topics in Wildland Fire (3)
FW 350. *Endangered Species, Society and Sustainability (3)
FW 360. *Origins of Fisheries and Wildlife Management-Evolution, Genetics, and Ecology (3)
FW 370. Conservation Genetics (4)
FW 415. Fisheries and Wildlife Law and Policy (3)
FW 419. The Natural History of Whales and Whaling (3)
FW 421. Aquatic Biological Invasions (4)
FW 426. Coastal Ecology and Resource Management (5)
FW 427. Principles of Wildlife Diseases (4)
FW 431. Dynamics of Marine Biological Resources (4)
FW 435. ^Wildlife in Agricultural Ecosystems (3)
FW 439. ^Human Dimensions of Fisheries and Wildlife Management (3)
FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
FW 446. Wildland Fire Ecology (3)
FW 451. Avian Conservation and Management (3)
FW 453. Managed Forest and Wildlife Conservation (3)
FW 454. ^Fishery Biology (4)
FW 456. Limnology (5)
FW 462. Ecosystem Services (3)
FW 464. Marine Conservation Biology (3)
FW 465. Marine Fisheries (4)
FW 467. Antarctic Science and Conservation (4)
FW 470. *Ecology and History: Landscapes of the Columbia Basin (3)
FW 471. Environmental Physiology of Fishes (4)
FW 472. Advanced Ichthyology (3)
FW 473. Fish Ecology (4)
FW 474. Early Life History of Fishes (4)
FW 475. Wildlife Behavior (4)
FW 476. Fish Physiology (4)
FW 479. Wetland and Riparian Ecology (3)
FW 481. Wildlife Ecology (4)
FW 485. *Consensus and Natural Resources (3)
FW 491. Fish Diseases in Conservation Biology and Aquaculture (4)
FW 499. Special Topics/Fisheries and Wildlife (1–4)

Total=27


Footnotes:

* Baccalaureate Core Course
^ Writing Intensive Course (WIC)

Minor Code: 133


 
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