Environment and Natural Resources
Ecological principles applied to integrated management of forest, fish, and wildlife resources; economic, policy, and administrative aspects of forestry, fisheries, and wildlife management. Au, Sp, Su Sems. Prereq: 2100 (201). Not open to students with credit for 319.
Causes, consequences, and solutions of pollution in lakes, rivers, wetlands, and groundwater; analysis of the physical, chemical, and biological indicators of water quality. Au Su Sem. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 355.
Introduction to soil physical, chemical, and biological properties related to land use, environmental quality, and crop production. Au, Sp, Su Sems. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 300.01. This course is available for EM credit. GE nat sci phys course. NS Admis Cond course.
Introduction to the ecology and conservation of birds, with special emphasis on field ornithology and student research projects. Course integrates many concepts to build understanding of how research and management can support bird conservation. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 230 or 231.
Introduction to interactions between humans, natural resources, and ecosystems from a social science perspective. Au, Sp, Su Sems. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 203. GE soc sci human, nat, and econ resources course.