[MARMAM] Coastal Marine Biology and Geology of Alaska Course/Internship
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Fri Mar 23 12:14:10 PDT 2012
ALASKA FIELD EXPERIENCE THROUGH TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY AT GALVESTON
Course Name: COASTAL MARINE BIOLOGY AND GEOLOGY OF ALASKA
Course Number: MARB 415, MARB 689 or as an INTERNSHIP without credit
Session dates: June 2 - 13; June 16 - 27; July 21 - August 1; August 4 - 15.
INSTRUCTORS: DR. RANDALL DAVIS
Please contact Dr. Davis at (281) 250-7839 (davisr at tamug.edu) for more information.
Travel to south-central Alaska for this three credit hour field course or internship. For 12 days, students will live and study at the remote Alice Cove Research Station located along the shores of Prince William Sound. Students will learn about the marine biology and geology of this area and participate in research on sea otter behavioral ecology. An overland day trip will be made to explore the Copper River Delta and visit the Childs and Sheridan Glaciers. There are no prerequisites. Attendance is limited to six students per session. Field course fee is $2,150, airfare to Anchorage and Cordova not included. You do not need to be a student at Texas A&M University to take the course for credit or as an internship.
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