Plants of Pacific Northwest
Standard letter grades
Contact hours total
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.
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).