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MAST 427: Marine Biology  A course in marine biology for advanced undergraduates, MAST 427 is a process oriented course with an ecological perspective. The course includes lectures and selected readings from textbooks and the original literature.

  • Requirements for MAST 427

    • Two tests (each 30% of final grade)
    • Review paper (30%)
    • Homework (10%)

Discover Our World!

World Connections UD alumna Katy Brown

World Connections

UD alumna Katy Brown named Delaware Geography Teacher of Year
UD students study rich marine environment in New Zealand

Marine biodiversity

UD students study rich marine environment in New Zealand

Climate science in classrooms

Educators invited to participate in MADE CLEAR Climate Science Academy
TEM image of Mariprofundus ferroxydans stalks

Biosignatures of Fe-Oxidizing Microbes

Modern iron-oxidizing microbes and putative microfossils are aiding the identification of biosignatures in the rock record.
horseshoe crab

Horseshoe Crabs and Artificial Bait

We are working to identify chemoattractants in horseshoe crabs and produce an artificial bait, reducing the reliance on horseshoe crabs in the eel and conch fisheries.

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CEOE School & Departments

School of Marine Science & Policy

Advancing the understanding, stewardship, and conservation of estuarine, coastal, and ocean environments.

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Department of Geological Sciences

Discovering how geological processes have operated over various time scales to create and influence the planet’s surface environments.

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Department of Geography

Investigating the interactions between people and the environment and the processes that explain the location of human and natural phenomena.

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College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment • 111 Robinson Hall • Newark, DE 19716 • USA
Phone: 302-831-2841 • E-mail: ceoe-info@udel.edu

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