FOR 127 : Plants of the Pacific Northwest

Transcript title

Plants of Pacific Northwest

Credits

1

Grade mode

Standard letter grades

Contact hours total

30

Lab hours

30

Description

Identification, classification and distribution of shrubs, forbs, and grasses found in low-, mid-, and high-elevation Oregon habitat types. Emphasis is placed upon proper field identification through use of terminology and taxonomic keys. Also discusses sensitive plants and noxious weeds.

Learning outcomes

1. Accurately identify ~50 major indicator species of specific habitat types by common and scientific names.
2. Properly identify and discuss sensitive plants and noxious weeds.
3. Correctly prepare a plant collection (herbarium).

Outside of
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