WATS 281: Introduction to Water Science
Introduction to Water Science Crosslisted as GEOG 281, NRES 281
Prereqs: High school chemistry or one semester college chemistry; one course in geology or physical geography or soil.
Survey of the water science from the perspective of both natural and social sciences. Water budget, precipitation, evapotranspiration, runoff and stream flow, groundwater, water quality parameters, economics of water, water policy, water law and water politics.
This course is a prerequisite for: NRES 319