Earth Sciences

ESCI3442Geohydrology 4 ch (3C 1T) (W)

An introduction to the global water cycle and water balance, catchment water balance, measurement and estimation of water balance parameters, aspects of sediment transport and erosion, monitoring the distribution of contamination by sediment sampling.  Assignments focus on aspects of catchment water balance.  Seminars and term papers are based on topics of regional and global importance with respect to water availability and quality.

Prerequisites: ESCI 1001, ESCI 1012 and one of ESCI 1006 or ESCI 1026.