BSEN 5220/6220 GEOSPATIAL TECHNOLOGIES IN BIOSYSTEMS (EVERY FALL). LEC. 2, LAB. 3. Pr., STAT 2510 or STAT 2513 or STAT 2610 or STAT 3010 or AGRN 2040. Departmental approval. Geopatial technologies including GPS, GIS, and remote sensing systems applied to biosystems. Collecting, managing, and analyzing spatial data for agricultural and forest systems.
BSEN 5510/6510 FUNDAMENTALS OF ECOLOGICAL ENGINEERING/NONPOINT SOURCE POLLUTION (EVERY FALL). LEC. 3. Pr., BSEN 3310. The course introduces students to ecological engineering. Non-point source (NPS) transport of nutrients, sediment, pesticides, and pathogens from agricultural, forestry, and urban activities. Basic concepts of pollutant transport through soils and with overland flow. Evaluation, management, and prevention of non-point pollution of surface and groundwater.
BSEN 5520/6520 WATERSHED MODELING/NONPOINT SOURCE POLLUTION MODELING (EVERY SPRING). LEC. 3. Pr., BSEN 5510. Departmental approval. Watershed modeling of nutrients sediment, pesticides, and pathogens from agricultural, forestry, and urban activities. Underlying processes (climate, hydrology, nutrients and pesticides, erosion, channel), land cover/plant, best management practices. Sensitivity and uncertainty analyses.
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