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Geography

Geography 361/461 – Soils (5)

Focus on properties, factors, processes, and classifications of Earth’s soils, past and present.

Knowledge and Skills Developed:

Improve your understanding of:

  • the properties of soils and the processes that create them;
  • the natural and anthropogenic factors affecting soil processes;
  • the natural and anthropogenic factors affecting soil processes;
  • the spatial distribution of Earth’s soils;
  • the various resource and environmental issues associated with soils;
  • the general lab and field techniques and tools used to study soils.