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BIOL 153 Intro to Marine Biology & BIOL 353 Marine Biology

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Explore Key Topics in Marine Biology

Explore Key Topics in Marine Biology

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  1. Marine Biology - This is the primary heading for the study of organisms living in marine environments and their interactions with the ecosystem.
  2. Marine Ecology - Focuses on the relationships between marine organisms and their environments.
  3. Oceanography - Encompasses the study of the physical, chemical, and geological properties of the oceans.
  4. Marine Organisms - Pertains to the study of animals and plants that inhabit the sea.
  5. Coral Reefs - Deals with the structure, ecology, and organisms of coral reefs.
  6. Aquatic Biodiversity - Covers the variety of life forms in aquatic environments, including marine ones.
  7. Marine Conservation - Concerned with the protection and preservation of marine environments and biodiversity.
  8. Marine Pollution - Focuses on the introduction of harmful substances or products into the marine environment.
  9. Fisheries - Relates to the practice, theory, and management of fishing.
  10. Ocean Acidification - Deals with the decrease in pH levels of the Earth's oceans, affecting marine life.


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