Biological Conservation and Biodiversity LabSemester Course

Biological Conservation and Biodiversity Lab, Semester Course
Corequisite Course(s)
Major Discipline(s)
Biology, Environmental Science, Sustainability
Elective Course
Fall/Spring semester

This hands-on lab experience covers topics related to conservation, biodiversity, and the management of species, as well as providing you with systematic tools to use field guides and collect data in the field. You use field guides, observational, and descriptive skills to identify birds, plants, trees, and other species. The course includes working with the management of protected areas and creating a management plan for one species or specific habitat.

Related Discipline(s)

This course would also be of interest to the following discipline(s):
Environmental Studies


Inger Kærgaard

DIS Copenhagen Semester Faculty

MSc in Biology (University of Copenhagen, 2004).  Project manager at a University of Applied Sciences in Switzerland working on government and EU funded projects. Worked for various NGOs on forest protection and sustainable development in Thailand and Indonesia (2007 and 2010). Taught biology in upper secondary school and was involved in a program for sustainability education (2010-2013). With DIS since 2014.