ENV 3120: Land Vertebrates of Costa Rica

Code

ENV 3120

LENGUAGE

English

Terms

Summer I, Summer II, Fall, Spring,

Credit

4

REQUIREMENTS

NONE

FEES

$ USD 1010

This course is an introduction to the zoology of terrestrial vertebrates in Costa Rica. Students will gain knowledge of various biological characteristics of the groups of land chordates in the country. Costa Rica has an immensely rich animal biodiversity, with an influence of both North American and South American fauna, and is a world renowned hot spot for animal research and conservation. Emphasis will be given to the study of Costa Rican species, but others will be discussed as well.

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"I became way more curious about the world, I want to travel more now, I want to meet more people, learn more things, and I’ve made a lot of friends both Costa Rican and American and from all over the world"

- Wendell Kirkman | Indiana State University -