NR 565 - Principles of Natural Resources Ecology

  • 3 credits
  • Online

This is a unique graduate-level course designed to provide students with a fundamental understanding of ecological principles as applied to current natural resource management issues, such as invasive species management or fostering healthy forests.

Written consent of instructor can substitute for degree program requirement. Admission to the Masters of Natural Resources Stewardship degree program

This course requires the use of electronic proctoring through ProctorU, please see for detailed instructions.  For students requiring accommodations, please contact Resources for Disabled Students (RDS); for consideration of exceptions outside the scope of RDS, please contact the University Testing Center.

This course can be applied toward:


Admission to the Master of Natural Resources Stewardship graduate degree or consent of instructor.

Important Information

Registration is restricted to students admitted to the Master of Natural Resources Stewardship degree program. Contact Sonya Le Febre the week prior to the course start to inquire about registering as a non-admitted student.

Textbooks and Materials

Optional Text:

The Princeton Guide to Ecology. Edited by Simon A. Levin; Associate Editors: Stephen R. Carpenter, H. Charles J. Godfray, Ann P. Kinzig, Michel Loreau, Jonathan B. Losos, Brian Walker, and David S. Wilcove; Managing Editor: Christopher G. Morris. Princeton (New Jersey): Princeton University Press. $95.00. xv 809 p. 24 pl.; ill.; indes. 9780691128399. 2009

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