ENV*394*12 Description


SpTp: Climate Change


This class will teach students the basic science behind climate change. Students will evaluate the evidence that our climate is changing and that it is caused by humans. We will also discuss our future in a changing climate and potential adaption, mitigation, and geoengineering strategies. Climate change science is changing quickly, and we will read and discuss recent papers published in the literature. The lab instruction will include field trips, data analysis, and journal article discussion.