A comprehensive study of inland waters. The course focuses on the physical, chemical, biological and morphological characteristics of lakes, streams, rivers, estuaries, and wetlands. Emphasis is place on theory and concepts of limnology in lectures and practice the techniques of water sampling and data collection and analysis in laboratory field studies. Three-hour lecture, two-hour lab. Prerequisite: C- or better in BIO 20704 or Hocking College Associate Degree in Wildlife or Fish Sciences.
Offered Fall for 4 Semester hours.