These articles, mostly from the primary literature, will enrich your course experience by exposing you to how basic research is done to address questions in ecology and conservation biology. Be sure to complete the assignment by the deadline stated on the syllabus. Click on the author's name to access the article in .pdf format (Adobe Acrobat Reader needed to view articles).
These files are password protected with username (biol211) and password (available on syllabus).
Readings and DQs for recitation on F Aug 23
Readings for lecture discussion on Th Sep 9
Readings for recitation on F Oct 4
- Suarez AV, Case TJ (2002). Bottom-up effects on persistence of a specialist predator: ant invasions and horned lizards. Ecological Applications 12(1):291–298.
- DQs for Suarez and Case (2002)
Readings for lecture discussion on W Oct 16