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Plant processes which mediate biogeochemical cycling on land. Includes survey of global element cycling, functions of essential elements, element acquisition, translocation and loss by plants, litter decomposition, and methods of estimating standing stocks of elements in and transfer rates of elements between ecosystem components.

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Prerequisites or Corequisites:

Prerequisite: ECOL 3500-3500L or STAT 4210 or STAT 4220

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Offered spring semester every even-numbered year.

Course name:
Terrestrial Biogeochemical Cycling