University of Guelph 1997-98 Undergraduate Calendar

Course Description

87-201 Soil Science W(3-2)

An introduction to the principles of soil science - the origin of soils, their classification and interpretation in natural and modified environments. Soil will be studied as a product of the natural environment, with a focus on formation processes and changes which occur when it is modified through use. A variety of uses including agriculture, forestry, recreation, and urban development, will be considered. This course is not for B.Sc.(Agr.) students. Also offered through distance education format.

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1998-99 Undergraduate Calendar
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