Land Rehabilitation and Restoration Ecology Minor

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Before being admitted to the minor, students must have successfully completed the following courses: BOT 121 or BIO 114, SS 120, MATH 118 or MATH 161.

At least one-half of the units must be at the 300-400 level.

Required Courses
Plant area:
PLSC 381Native Plants for California Landscapes4
or BOT 313 Taxonomy of Vascular Plants
Soils area:
SS 321Soil Morphology4
SS 421Wetlands4
or SS 431 Digital Soil Mapping
or SS 440 Forest and Range Soils
Ecological Principles:
AG 360Holistic Management4
or BIO 327 Wildlife Ecology
or BOT 326 Plant Ecology
NR 306Natural Resource Ecology and Habitat Management4
or NR 304 Agroecology
or NR 305 Forest Ecology and Silvics
Approved Electives
Select from the following:6-8
Principles of Rangeland Management
Field Botany: California Plant Diversity
Irrigation Water Management
Rocks and Minerals
Soil Erosion and Water Conservation
Plant Propagation
Weed Biology and Management
Vertebrate Pest Management
Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
Applications in GIS
Fire Ecology
Watershed Processes and Management
Environmental Law
Water Resource Law and Policy
Systems Thinking in Environmental Management
Soil Health and Plant Nutrition
Soil Plant Relationships
Total units26-28