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Laboratory Methods in Environmental Science

Course Number: GES 220
Credits: 2
Offered: Spring Semester
Instructors: Professors Peaslee and Peterson
Overview:

This laboratory course accompanies the Earth Environmental Systems I and II courses. This class will
introduce laboratory and field methods necessary to investigate the natural systems which comprise our ecosystem, and the effects of human activities on it. Sampling techniques, field identification, and common methods of chemical analysis for environmental study will be emphasized. Three hours of laboratory per week and one hour of discussion. Prerequisite: Chemistry 127 or 132.