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EVST13015 Landscape Ecology & Management

Course details

This course will cover essential knowledge of landscape features and their management. Students will obtain theoretical understanding of landforms, biogeography, effects of natural and man-made impacts (eg mining) on the sustainability of local ecosystems, erosion control, vegetation surveys, modern techniques of remediation, productive use of degraded land and rehabilitation success criteria. They will gain practical experience through field visits during residential school. Emphasis will be placed on Central Queensland landscapes with a broader understanding of the Australian landscapes.

Course at a glance
Career: Undergraduate
Credit points: 6
Requisites: Students must have completed 72 units of credit.
Student Contribution Band: 2
EFTSL: 0.12500
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Course availability
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2012 Term Two FLEX
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