Survey of Environmental Science Lab (NS) (1)
Field experience in environmental science. Visit local environments, both natural and human-dominated, ranging from old growth forests to floodplain restoration sites to recycling, forestry and organic farming operations. Includes two Saturday field trips.
Survey of Env Science (NS) (5)
An interdisciplinary course for both non-science majors and beginning science students. Topics include biodiversity, climate, pollution, energy, and food. Students cannot receive credit for both ENVS& 100 and ENVS& 101.
Intro to Env Science w/Lab (NS) (5)
An interdisciplinary course for non-science majors and beginning science students. Topics include biodiversity, climate, pollution, energy and food. Independent laboratories and field trips included. Students cannot receive credit for both ENVS& 100 and ENVS& 101.
Watersheds: Connecting Mountains to the Sea (NS) (5)
Investigate interconnections among geology, hydrology, biological diversity, ecology, human impacts and development along local rivers from headwaters to the ocean. General concepts presented in lectures are illustrated during day-long weekend field trips over rough terrain.
Natural Resources Mgmt (NS) (5)
What are Pacific Northwest forests, fishes and wildlife? Learn some common species, historical human uses, what policies drive their management, how to conserve them for future use, and how to plan for a career in the field.
Environmental Issues (NS) (5)
An exploration of environmental issues and their effect on business, communities and consumers. Case studies are used to examine basic concepts of ecology and environmental science as they relate to permitting and other business decisions. Prerequisite: lower division natural science course.