Preserving Nature

ENVIR ST 413
8-week session | June 14-August 8
3 credits

Online course

Instructor

Francisco Santiago-Avila
Lecturer
santiagoavil@wisc.edu

Course Description

Understand the theory and practice the skills of effective, scientific, ethical, and legitimate preservation of nature (biodiversity, the atmosphere, water, etc.). Learn from global lessons in how to intervene against threats to nature, and the roles of ethics, law, and research in preserving nature. Gain mastery of terminology and usage so as to communicate professionally about nature preservation.

Fulfills Environmental Studies

Ecological Science Foundation

UW Designations

Biological Science or Social Science

Intermediate