XII. Course Descriptions

Natural Resource Studies

School of Environmental Sciences

NRS*3000 Environmental Issues in Agriculture and Landscape Management W (3-2) [0.50]
This course provides an introduction to a range of specific environmental and resource issues in agriculture and landscape management. Issues to be covered include geological resources, climate change, nutrient management, groundwater contamination, source water protection, land use planning, and natural resources management. In each case, the policy context for the issue is presented, as well as the science needed for understanding and preparation of management decisions. This course is designed to suit students in a variety of science programs including Agriculture. School of Environmental Sciences. (Last offering - Winter 2013)
Prerequisite(s): 1of AGR*2320, ENVS*2060, SOIL*2010
Equate(s): SOIL*3000
Restriction(s): AGR*2301, SOIL*2200
University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1