Introduction to Ecology/General Ecology Assignment #1: Due at the beginning of class, Tuesday 1/12/10 You will need internet access to do this assignment . Remember that in order to access some UF library services (databases and articles etc) you need to be connected to the UF network. If you are off campus you will need to either VPN or connect by a remote server (both options can be found on the UF library web page http://www.uflib.ufl.edu/ ). Also, please remember that all your answers should be written in your own words. We would like you to do some further research about the academic discipline of ecology. The history of science (including ecology) is based on individual personalities as well as their scientific accomplishments. This assignment is designed to introduce you to some ecologists. 1. Search online to find an ecologist at the University of Florida who fits into the description of academic ecology that you have been introduced to in the class. Try and choose somebody that has a research interest that you find particularly intriguing, and
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