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Kyle D Zimmer

Professor
Degree
Ph.D. North Dakota State University
Office
OWS 359/Lab: OWS 267B
Phone
(651) 962-5244
Toll Free
(800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-5244
Mail
OWS 352
University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Ave.
Saint Paul MN 55105

Professional Interests

Aquatic ecology, focused on:

  • Community and ecosystem ecology of shallow lakes and wetlands.

  • Role of food-web interactions in the alternative stable state model for shallow lakes. 

  • Ecology of fish, aquatic invertebrates, and submerged macrophytes.

  • Biotic and abiotic factors responsible for the structure of aquatic food webs.

  • Biotic influences on species diversity in shallow lakes.

  • Stoichiometric relationships in aquatic habitats.

  • Modeling aquatic ecosystems and processes, biometry.

Spring 2016 Courses

Spring 2016 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
BIOL 435 - 01 Aquatic Biology - T - R - - - 0955 - 1135 OWS 275
CRN: 22608 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Kyle D. Zimmer Characteristics of lakes, streams and other aquatic habitats; including plant and animal communities, water chemistry and productivity. Use of recent primary literature to learn and evaluate field techniques, data collection and data analyses. Both individual and class research projects focus on aquatic systems. Four laboratory hours per week. Prerequisite: A minimum grade of C- in BIOL 330 or 333, or in any two 300-level biology courses; IDTH 220 or MATH 303 strongly recommended

Schedule Details

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BIOL 435 - 51 Aquatic Biology / Lab - - - R - - - 1330 - 1730 OWS 268
CRN: 22609 0 Credit Hours Instructor: Kyle D. Zimmer Characteristics of lakes, streams and other aquatic habitats; including plant and animal communities, water chemistry and productivity. Use of recent primary literature to learn and evaluate field techniques, data collection and data analyses. Both individual and class research projects focus on aquatic systems. Four laboratory hours per week. Prerequisite: A minimum grade of C- in BIOL 330 or 333, or in any two 300-level biology courses; IDTH 220 or MATH 303 strongly recommended

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Summer 2016 Courses

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Fall 2016 Courses

Fall 2016 Courses
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