Marine Biology of the Pacific Northwest

Summer 2017 quarter (First Session)

Taught by

Gerardo Chin-Leo
oceanography, marine biology
  • UG

This program introduces principles of marine biology focusing on the marine life and marine habitats of the Pacific Northwest coast. We will study the environment, taxonomy, adaptations, and ecology of marine organisms as well as the major oceanographic features of the northwest coast. There will be various field trips including a survey of a local estuary and a camping trip to study the rocky intertidal habitats of the Olympic Peninsula.

Program Details

Fields of Study

biology marine science


Summer Open

Location and Schedule

Campus Location


Time Offered


Advertised Schedule

9a-5p Tue/Wed/Thu

Online Learning

No Required Online Learning


$110 for field trip expenses