ESP 170

Course Title: 
Conservation Biology Policy

Lecture—3 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): One course in environmental science (e.g., ESP 1), conservation (e.g., WFC 11 or WFC 154), or government (e.g., POL 1) recommended. Analysis of policies designed to conserve species and their habitats. Emphasis on how individual incentives affect the success of conservation policies. Valuation of endangered species and biodiversity. Criteria for deciding conservation priorities. GE credit: SE, SS. Effective: 2016 Fall Quarter.

This course is offered in odd years (2019, 2021, etc).