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CalNat West Valley College Natural History of California
Contact: Leticia Gallardo, leticia.gallardo@westvalley.edu
Sponsor: UC California Naturalist

Full course website: https://calnat.ucanr.edu/Take_a_class/WV_College/ 

BIO 13 Natural History of California, 3 Units

This course explores the plant and animal communities of California. Students have the opportunity to learn about the biodiversity of California in both the classroom and field settings. Natural history, ecology, stewardship, and conservation of select regions of California are covered. Class meetings are supplemented by field trip(s). Students must successfully complete class preparatory requirements in order to participate in any overnight field trip(s). Students are responsible for transportation and costs associated with travel, meals, camping equipment and related field trip expenses.

Dates: August 26 - December 16, 2023

Delivery Mode: Hybrid

Lecture: Tuesday(s), 2:05 pm - 4:10 pm

Lab: Thursday(s), 2:05 pm - 5:15 pm

Fees: WVC class fees are $46 per unit

Contact: Leticia Gallardo, leticia.gallardo@westvalley.edu, (408) 741-2416

Registration: Apply and Register for Classes