Conservation

Sort options

The Big Stuff: Evolution and Ecology (Coursera)

In this course, we will explore how evolution works to generate new species, the wide variety of life on earth. We will also touch on the importance of biodiversity for the overall health of our planet, and for our well being as humans. Then we will discuss ecology and [...]
No votes yet

Ecology: from cells to Gaia (Coursera)

This course presents the principles of evolution and ecology for citizens and students interested in studying biology and environmental sciences. It discusses major ideas and results. Recent advances have energised these fields with evidence that has implications beyond their boundaries: ideas, mechanisms, and processes that should form part of [...]
Average: 10 (4 votes)

Life Below Water: Conservation, Current Issues, Possible Solutions (FutureLearn)

Jan 24th 2022
Life Below Water: Conservation, Current Issues, Possible Solutions (FutureLearn)
Course Auditing
Categories
Effort
Languages
Explore the human impact on underwater biodiversity, ecosystems, and animals, and solutions for preserving life below water. Develop knowledge and research skills in marine conservation. It is widely accepted that the phenomenal biodiversity within underwater ecosystems and habitats has been very negatively affected by human interaction. The exact nature [...]
No votes yet

East Asian Religions & Ecology (Coursera)

Jan 24th 2022
East Asian Religions & Ecology (Coursera)
Course Auditing
Categories
Effort
Languages
At first glance the fields of religion and ecology may seem and unlikely pairing, but a deeper consideration reveals the two have a great deal to contribute to one another and are indeed inextricably linked. Religions recognize the unity and interdependence of humans with nature. Ecological sciences affirm this [...]
No votes yet

South Asian Religions & Ecology (Coursera)

Jan 24th 2022
South Asian Religions & Ecology (Coursera)
Course Auditing
Categories
Effort
Languages
At first glance the fields of religion and ecology may seem and unlikely pairing, but a deeper consideration reveals the two have a great deal to contribute to one another and are indeed inextricably linked. Religions recognize the unity and interdependence of humans with nature. Ecological sciences affirm this [...]
No votes yet

Western Religions & Ecology (Coursera)

Jan 24th 2022
Western Religions & Ecology (Coursera)
Course Auditing
Categories
Effort
Languages
At first glance the fields of religion and ecology may seem and unlikely pairing, but a deeper consideration reveals the two have a great deal to contribute to one another and are indeed inextricably linked. Religions recognize the unity and interdependence of humans with nature. Ecological sciences affirm this [...]
No votes yet

Indigenous Religions & Ecology (Coursera)

Jan 24th 2022
Indigenous Religions & Ecology (Coursera)
Course Auditing
Categories
Effort
Languages
At first glance the fields of religion and ecology may seem and unlikely pairing, but a deeper consideration reveals the two have a great deal to contribute to one another and are indeed inextricably linked. Religions recognize the unity and interdependence of humans with nature. Ecological sciences affirm this [...]
No votes yet

Introduction to Religions & Ecology (Coursera)

Jan 24th 2022
Introduction to Religions & Ecology (Coursera)
Course Auditing
Categories
Effort
Languages
At first glance the fields of religion and ecology may seem and unlikely pairing, but a deeper consideration reveals the two have a great deal to contribute to one another and are indeed inextricably linked. Religions recognize the unity and interdependence of humans with nature. Ecological sciences affirm this [...]
No votes yet

Primate Conservation (Coursera)

Jan 24th 2022
Primate Conservation (Coursera)
Course Auditing
Categories
Effort
Languages
We are presently facing a potential extinction crisis for the order Primates (and many other life forms). In this course we will learn about threats to primate conservation globally. We will be using the, “Primates in Peril: The World’s 25 Most Endangered Primates 2018-2020” by Schwitzer et al (2019) [...]
No votes yet

Chimpanzee Behavior and Conservation (Coursera)

Chimpanzees are one of our closest living relatives, yet almost nothing was known about their behavior in the wild until Jane Goodall started her groundbreaking study of the chimpanzees of Gombe, Tanzania in 1960. This study continues today, following the same chimpanzee families that Jane Goodall first encountered over [...]
No votes yet