CIVE 452 Water Resources in Barbados (3 credits)

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Offered by: Civil Engineering (Faculty of Engineering)

Overview

Civil Engineering : Challenges faced and available engineering solutions for water-stressed communities. Overview of Barbados’ water resources, fundamentals of hydrology, contaminant transport and groundwater remediation in a karst geologic environment. Technologies associated with water reuse, legislation, health effects, epidemiology. Laboratory tests for water quality; field study tours.

Terms: Fall 2014

Instructors: Ronald Gehr (Fall)

  • Corequisites: None.

  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in the Barbados Field Study Semester.