BIOL 4450 Behavioral Ecology (Spring: 3 )
This course will examine the adaptive significance of behavior in an ecological context. Lectures and readings from the primary literature will review basic concepts and theory as well as model-based and experimental approaches to exploring questions in the field. Topics covered includes social behavior, reproductive behavior, life history strategies, optimal foraging, territoriality, co-evolution, and communication.
Instructor(s): Jeff Dacosta
Last Updated: 30-Jan-17