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BIOL 461 Ornithology - 3 credits


Prerequisite(s): BIOL 121  and BIOL 122 
Corequisite(s): BIOL 461L 
The study of birds with emphasis on morphological and behavioral adaptations exhibited by birds in response to their environment. Laboratory exercises introduce the student to the diversity of birds with emphasis on the avifauna of North America. Topics include field identification of species, morphological and behavioral adaptions for feeding and locomotion, bird assemblages of the southeastern United States, and censusing procedures for estimating population densities.



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