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SWS 5234: ENVIRONMENTAL SOIL, WATER, AND LAND USE

 

Instructor:

Allan Bacon
Assistant Professor, Environmental 
   Pedology
(352) 294-3119
allan.bacon@ufl.edu

About the Course

This course covers, suitabilities/limitations of soils for different uses; using soil surveys and related information to plan use/management of land; behavior of water in soils/landscapes; and policies for and implications of water allocation among urban, agricultural and natural resource uses.

Credits: 3
Semesters Offered: Fall

Prerequisites: None
Textbook: Johan Rockstron, Big World, Small Planet, 1st edition, 2015, Yale University Press