Credit units: 3
Offered: Term 2 only
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours and 1.5 Tutorial hours
Department: Civil Geol and Enviro Engnring
Current soil degradation issues, land management and reclamation practices are studied for common land uses; e.g., agriculture, construction, urbanization, forestry, mining, and recreation. Major topics include wind and water erosion, soil compaction, soil carbon change, acidification, sodic soils, salinization, and desertification.
Prerequisite(s): ENVE 212 or (BIOL 120 and CHEM 115 and GEOL 121) or (BIOL 120 and 6 credit units from CHEM 100-299, GEOG 100-299, EVSC 210).
Note: Students with credit for ABE 432 or BLE 432 will not receive credit for this course.
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