Soil Science (ENVS*2060)

Code and section: ENVS*2060*01

Term: Fall

Instructor: John Lauzon


This course is 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.