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Migration - d. What is local adaptation? i. Why might...

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Bio201, Fall 2007 Migration as a mechanism of Evolution. I. Migration a. What is migration? b. The continent-island model of migration i. Does migration act to make populations more similar or more different? ii. How fast does migration act relative to mutation? c. Does migration increase or decrease genetic variation?
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Unformatted text preview: d. What is local adaptation? i. Why might migration be a problem for locally adapted populations? ii. Why is this problem particularly relevant for conservation biology? iii. Why is this problem particularly relevant for fish hatcheries?...
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This note was uploaded on 04/22/2009 for the course BIOL 201 taught by Professor Mitchell during the Spring '07 term at UNC.

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