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Earth Environmental Systems II

Course Number: GES 212
Credits: 3
Offered: Spring Semester
Instructors: Professors Peaslee, Peterson, and Hansen
Overview:

This is the scientific study of our planet with an emphasis on global environmental problems. Subjects covered include population and demographics, basic ecological principles, biological diversity, extinction, natural resources, biogeochemical cycles, climate and climate change, and ozone depletion. Three hours of lecture per week. Prerequisite: Chemistry 125 or 131.