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NRES 100   Fundamentals of Env Sci   credit: 3 Hours.

Introduction to environmental sciences and current environment issues. Topics include population growth, world food supplies, agriculture and the environment, biodiversity, fossil fuels and "green" energy issues, endangered and threatened species, water use, conservation and pollution, global warming, acid rain, ozone depletion, waste management and reduction, recycling, toxins and health, mineral resources, and environmental policies and regulations. Course addresses the complex relationships between the human race and the natural systems that contain our air, water, energy, and biotic and food resources. Credit is not given for both NRES 100 and NRES 102.
This course satisfies the General Education Criteria for:
Nat Sci Tech - Phys Sciences

Food and Environmental Systems Minor

...102 , FSHN 101 , and NRES 100 , four hours from selected 100- and 200-level courses...