WATS 452
Irrigation Systems Management Crosslisted as HORT 452/852, MSYM 452/852
Prereqs: MSYM 109 or general physics; AGRO/SOIL 153 recommended.
Irrigation management and the selection, evaluation, and improvement of irrigation systems. Includes soil-water measurement, crop water use, irrigation scheduling, irrigation efficiency, measurement of water flow, irrigation systems, groundwater and wells, pumping systems, applying chemicals with irrigation systems, and environmental and water resource considerations. Two laboratory sections are available; one which emphasizes agricultural applications and one which emphasizes horticultural applications.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lab 2, Lecture 2
Course Delivery: Classroom