Fundamentals of Ecosystem Ecology short course in Millbrook, NY in January 2019

The Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies is offering a short course on “Fundamentals of Ecosystem Ecology” in Millbrook, NY from January 3-16, 2019, designed to provide an intensive overview of ecosystem ecology for graduate and upper level undergraduate students in ecology, environmental studies and related fields.

This course includes a critical examination of ideas through lectures by various Cary scientists, extensive readings, group discussions, and exercises covering diverse topics such as the ecosystem concept, energy flow, biogeochemical cycles at local to global scales and other current topics in ecosystem ecology.

For further information, please see the official website and application page. For more details about the course content or eligibility, you may also contact the Lead Instructor Dr. Emma Rosi ( or Ms. Cassandra Harrison (