Watershed Management Option

Students will obtain skills and knowledge about watersheds, natural water systems, and water quality, specifically management of surface water in forest and rangeland ecosystems.

No more than 24 credits from one department; no more than 20 lower-division credits.

CH 122. *General Chemistry (5)
   or CH 232. *General Chemistry (4) and CH 262. *Laboratory for Chemistry 232 (1)
FE 430. Watershed Processes (4)
FES/FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
FW 315. Ichthyology (3) and FW 316. Systematics of Fishes (3)
   or just GEO 487. Hydrogeology (4)
FW 456. Limnology (5)
MTH 252. Integral Calculus (4)
PH 201, PH 202. *General Physics (5,5)
   or PH 211, PH 212. *General Physics with Calculus (4,4)
RNG 455. Riparian Ecology and Management (4)
   or FW 479. Wetlands and Riparian Ecology (3)
SOIL 466. Soil Morphology and Classification (4)

Total=43–45


The following courses in the NR Core and Breadth are required prerequisites for courses in this option:

BI 204, BI 205, BI 206. *Introductory Biology I, II, III (4, 4, 4)
   or BI 211, BI 212, BI 213. *Principles of Biology (4, 4, 4)
BI 370. Ecology (3)
FE 208. Forest Surveying (4)
GEO 202. *Earth Systems Science (4)
MTH 251. *Differential Calculus (4)
RNG 355. Desert Watershed Management (3)

Footnote:

* Baccalaureate Core Course (BCC)


Option Code: 686