SOIL 331 Environmental Soil Physics (3 credits)

Offered by: Natural Resource Sciences (Agricultural & Environmental Sciences)


Soil Science : This course addresses physical properties and processes in soil, state and transport of matter and energy affecting environment and agriculture (State: soil texture, structure, temperature, water; Transport: water flow, chemical transport, heat and gas flow), mass and energy balance in soil, effect of various environmental events on soil physical properties, management of physical properties and processes for various practical agricultural, hydrological and environmental applications including land reclamation.

Terms: Winter 2015

Instructors: Asim Biswas (Winter)

  • Winter
  • 3 lectures and one 3-hour lab