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Field Ecology

The Field Ecology option is for students interested in field-based ecology.  Students with this option spend one or two summers taking field courses at the Flathead Lake Biological Station.  This option is a graduate prep program, and is for students interested in academia or employment at a governmental, private or non-profit agency.

Course Requirements

There are two four-year plans for the Option in Field Ecology:  one summer at Flathead Lake Biological Station, or two summers. Students with this option must spend at least one summer at the station, completing a series of courses with either an aquatic or terrestrial emphasis.

Four year plan with one summer at FLBS

Four year plan with two summers at FLBS