This session allows students to study the influence of ecological factors on the distribution of plant species in a woodland by collecting data along an interrupted transect using systematic sampling.
- Introduction: Revision of ecosystem theory, data collection techniques, study area, health and safety considerations.
- Data collection: Two woodland locations (coniferous and deciduous)
- Follow up: Soil analysis, analysis of results, conclusions and evaluation.
Added value of this course
- Develop personal skills
- Have fun
- Be inspired by a passion for the subject
- Build friendships