TRiO Natural Resources Academy
The TRiO program at Ridgewater College offers eligible new entering students the opportunity to take a 3 credit tuition free course (BIOL 131 - Conservation of Natural Resources) during the summer. This course (in addition to supporting workshops) offers participants the opportunity to get an early start on their college education and gain the needed skills to be a successful college student.

BIOL 131 Conservation of Natural Resources 3
An examination of our renewable resources with emphasis on biological requirements, use and management of each resource. A study of interactions of the resources in the total environment as influenced by man's exploitation and the result of the changing philosophies of conservation. The laboratory will emphasize observation, data collection, quantitative measurement and drawing conclusions.

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