Description
HYDROGEOLOGY
Topics to be covered include soil moisture and groundwater regimes, water mass budgets, precipitation, evapotranspiration, interception, surface water runoff, hydraulic conductivity of earth materials, principles of groundwater flow, well hydraulics, geology of groundwater occurrence, watershed analysis, statistical treatment of hydrologic data, and water quality. A number of labs will be field exercises. Permission of instructor required if prerequisite is not met.
Details
Grading Basis
LG/SU3 Elective Basis
Units
4
Component
Laboratory - Required
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
GEOL 1106
Academic Group
UPITT - Johnstown
Academic Organization
UPJ - Natural Science
Campus
Johnstown Campus
Enrollment Requirements
PREQ: GEOL 0015
Typically Offered
Spring