Managing human impacts on watersheds and water resources and understanding the interrelationships among land-use, soil, and water will be addressed. Watershed management will focus on controlling the amount and timing of water yield, stormflow, water quality, and sedimentation with socio-economic considerations. Human uses of and impacts on water are examined with an emphasis on principles of water resource and watershed planning. Prerequisite: A prior hydrology course or permission from the instructor.
*All course information is from the 2013-2014 Catalog.