Upcoming ONLINE course in Climate Change:
ER505: Climate Change in Ecological Restoration (online)
Climate Change has implications for how we plan and practice ecological restoration. In this ONLINE course you will explore the impact of climate change on restoration through course activities and current thinking. The course can be taken for professional development or as part of the 4-course Ecological Restoration Professional Specialization Certificate program. By taking this course you will learn to:
· Understand the effects of climate change on species and ecosystems
· Evaluate climate change tools in restoration planning
· Analyze climate change mitigation measures
· Understand how restoration can respond to climate change
Instructor: Dr. Hilary Harrop-Archibald
Dates: May 7 to Aug 3, 2018
This course can be taken for professional development or as part of the:
UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIA PROFESSIONAL SPECIALIZATION CERTIFICATE IN ECOLOGICAL RESTORATION
This non-credit certificate provides advanced training for professionals working in landscape architecture, landscape design and management, forestry, agrology, biology, mining, ecological restoration, and environmental practice.
The courses will provide you with the skills and knowledge to conduct advanced detailed site assessment and restoration projects that pay special attention to the unique conditions and challenges presented by built or otherwise highly altered environments.
The ER program is offered online so you can meet your annual professional development requirements on your own schedule. Sign up for one course or the entire certificate!