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School of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Dean: Christopher L. Nyberg
Phone: (315) 684-6083

Environmental Sciences Department

Course Description

Surface & Groundwater Mgt

An examination of the methods and strategies available for the delineation, assessment and characterization of confined and unconfined groundwater aquifers, as well as their recharge areas. Introduction to groundwater extraction and well functions. Surface water management issues, including watershed delineation and protection. Issues in surface and groundwater contamination and remediation. Approaches to water rights and allocation. Brownfields. Federal, state and local regulatory issues. Prerequisite: upper division standing or permission of instructor 3 credits (3 lecture hours), spring semester

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William S. Snyder
Chair - Environmental Sciences Department
(315) 684-6237
Bicknell Hall, Room 107

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