2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Feb 27, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ENVS 0255 - Environmental Soil Science


Credits: 4

In this hands-on lab and lecture course where students will learn the principles of soil in the context of environmental science: soil formation, soil’s chemical and physical attributes, the soil ecosystems, soil and food security, soil contamination and remediation, and soil management practices to limit degradation and erosion. Lab activities may include evaluation of soil horizons, analysis of local soil resources, and investigation into management practices.