ESE 320 AL1 - Water Planet, Water Crisis
Study of the science of water on planet earth, the developing water crisis, and some possible solutions to it. Topics include water's unique physical and chemical properties; how it profoundly shapes the earth/ocean/atmosphere system; dynamics of oceans, atmosphere, lakes, rivers, groundwater, and ice masses; current fresh water supplies and their distribution on earth relative to population; current and future water crises and the compounding effects of droughts, floods, and global change; and prospects for some technological and economic approaches to easing the crisis. Course Information: Same as GEOG 370 and GEOL 370.
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Undergraduate