Geography | Human Impact on Environment
G208 | 1322 | Staff


This course is in the environmental area (as are G107 and G109); it
examines the extent to which human activities have altered the natural
environment  how much they have influenced animal species, vegetation
systems, soils, water bodies and their quality, regional geomorphology, and
the atmosphere.  In addition to examining the negative impact of human
activities, the course will also examine policies and programs that have
been proposed and implemented to correct several of the problems created.
The final portion of the course examines the global extent of human
environmental impact.

This course is offered in a lecture format and fulfills the NMNS
distribution requirement.