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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!

Mapping an underwater battlefield

Stern of WWII U.S. destroyer discovered off remote Alaskan island
michael graw

Hide and seek with scallops

Conner McCrone uses data science to find marine organisms on the seafloor
natalie zimmerman

Soaking up knowledge during NASA internship

UD student Natalie Zimmerman learning at Johnson Space Center
Helga Huntley

Tracking ocean pollution

Uncovering new clues about how oil, other pollutants move in ocean
Asia Dowtin

Stemflow study

Investigating how rainwater travels in urban forests
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
Geography: 302-831-2294 • Geology: 302-831-2569 • Marine Science and Policy: 302-645-4212 • E-mail: ceoe-info@udel.edu

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