Country: Costa Rica
Institution: Universidad Veritas
Course Title: Introduction to Genetics
Course Number: ENV 2500
Course Description: 1. - Learn about different life stages of ray and fish species in the north Pacific of Costa Rica and the scientific monitoring projects as efficient tools to strengthen conservation activities that aim to protect key species. 2. - Learn about how to sampling rays and fish in the field, collection of biological data, and preservation of tissues samples. 3. – Collect some fish specimen for the identification of phenotype characteristics on BIOMOL laboratory and preservation of tissues samples. 4. - Learn how marine biologists, ecologists, and local community members collaborate in conservation studies and actions to protect key species.
Approved Equivalent: INTS 399
Attachment Files: ENV 2500 Introduction to Genetics Field Trip Structure Fall 2018.pdf