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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 26.1304

Title: Aquatic Biology/Limnology.

Definition: A program that focuses on the scientific study of the ecology and behavior of microbes, plants, and animals inhabiting inland fresh waters such as lakes, ponds, rivers, creeks, estuaries, and wetlands. Includes instruction in geology and hydrology; aquatic ecosystems; microbiology; mycology; botany; ichthyology; mammalogy; population biology and biodiversity; studies of specific species, phyla, and habitats; and applications to fields such as natural resources conservation, fisheries science, and biotechnology. See also: 03.0205) Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management.

Action: No Substantive Changes

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2010 CIP 2020
Code Title Action Code Title
26.1304 Aquatic Biology/Limnology. No substantive changes 26.1304 Aquatic Biology/Limnology.
Illustrative Examples
  • [Aquatic Ecology]