Hydrology and Watershed Management

Course ID: 
FNRM 3114/5114

(3.0 cr; 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