2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

ENSC 50403 Rivers in the Landscape

Prerequisites: Junior Senior, or graduate standing. In this course , students analyze modern principles of river processes and forms within a geographical perspective. The course examines the fundamental mechanics of fluvial channels with an emphasis placed on both qualitative and quantitative geographic and geologic evaluation of river processes and their products. The course emphasizes natural scientific perspectives and includes linkages to ecology, engineering, natural resources, and resources management/policy.