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ALS 3133: AGRICULTURE AND ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY

 

ALS3133 Agriculture & Environmental Quality

Instructors:

Susan Curry
Senior Lecturer
(352) 294-3147
scurry@ufl.edu

Heather Enloe
Lecturer
(352) 294-3139
heather.enloe@ufl.edu

About the Course

Analysis of the effects of agriculture on environmental quality with emphasis on agricultural wastes and practices, the potential for using agricultural systems for disposal of other wastes and the effects of pollution on the agricultural environment. Topics covered include soil characterization and erosion/leaching, non-point source pollution, best management practices, land application of biosolids and organic wastes, bioenergy, pesticides, and wetlands.

Credits: 3
Semesters Offered: Fall and Spring
General Education Requirement Course: P (Physical Sciences)

Prerequisites: None
Textbook: NA