Catalog 2013-2014

Soil Science and Lab

  • Semester: Fall
  • Course Number: NS245
  • Instructors: Charlotte Rosendahl
  • Credit: 4

Course Description

This courses focuses on the physical, biological, and chemical properties of the dynamic soil system as related to plant growth in various ecosystems, both natural and those managed for agriculture and forestry  A strong emphasis is placed on soil quality and health. Lab exercises and field experiences are integrated with concepts presented in class.