These workshops are designed to introduce participants to basic ecological principles and systems as well as their various components and interactions. Emphasis will be placed on the evaluation of human impact and disturbances (natural and human created) on local ecosystems and the placing of local issues within a global context. Topics will vary between workshops. May be taken for credit a total of four times. (NDA)
This lab course introduces students to the issues, methodologies, and content in environmental science. Through lectures, laboratories, and discussions, students will learn about science as a process, energy in the human and natural worlds, ecological processes at the population, community, and ecosystem levels, impacts of humans on the environment, the social and cultural context of humans' relationship with the environment, and sustainability. (AA, CSU, UC)
For information or questions regarding this or other programs at College of the Siskiyous contact the Office of Instruction.
Email: Office of Instruction
Phone: (530) 938-5201