Environmental Geology

Application of geology to problems resulting from the ever more intense use of the earth and its resources. Lecture and discussion. Enroll Info: Not open to those who have had Geosci 101, 100, or 109. Open to Fr

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Natural Hazards and Disasters

An exploration of the science behind natural disasters including earthquakes, tsunamis, volcanic eruptions, landslides, tornadoes, hurricanes, and floods. Why, where, and when do these events occur, and why are some predictable but others are not? The course will also address hazard assessment, forecasting, and mitigation to lessen their impact on society. Enroll Info: None

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