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Introduction to Field Identification of Freshwater and Anadromous Fishes XENV 1530

Field Skills for Environmental Professionals Part-time Studies Course

Course details

This course introduces common freshwater and anadromous fishes that students are likely to encounter in southern coastal British Columbia. Students will learn basic fish anatomy and physiology used for identification and be introduced to field guides used to distinguish between fish species.

Credits

0.5

Cost

$201.33

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2022

Below is one offering of XENV 1530 for the Spring/Summer 2022 term.

CRN 68295

Duration

Wed Aug 24 - Thu Aug 25 (2 days)

  • 2 days
  • CRN 68295
  • $201.33
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Aug 24 - Aug 25 Wed, Thu 18:00 - 21:00 Online
Instructor

Kim Ives

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$201.33

Status

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify major external and internal fish morphology used to identify freshwater and anadromous fish.
  • Use dichotomous keys to identify freshwater and anadromous fish found in British Columbia.
  • Identify freshwater and anadromous fish known to occur in British Columbia to species based on observed external morphology.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2022

Related Programs

Introduction to Field Identification of Freshwater and Anadromous Fishes (XENV 1530) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Essential Field Skills for Environmental Professionals
    Microcredential Part-time

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