Hydrology and Watershed Management

Course ID: 
FNRM 3114 / 5114

(3 cr; =[FNRM 5114]; Prereq-[BIOL 1001 or BIOL 1009] and [CHEM 1015 and CHEM 1017, or CHEM 1021] and [MATH 1151] or Instructor Consent; fall every year)

Hydrologic cycle and water processes in upland/riparian systems. Applications of hydrological concepts to evaluate impacts of forest management and other land use patterns/activities on water yield, stormflow, erosion, sedimentation, and water quality. Concepts, principles, and applications of riparian/watershed management. Economic/social factors. National/global examples. Forest ecosystems.

Hydrologic Units

Syllabus (.pdf)