Thunder Bay • Orillia

Type B: Social Sciences - Water Resources Management

Geography 4411 Water Resources Management
Geographical aspects of physical water resources and human control systems will be studied. Emphasis will be placed on complex management challenges, derived from the interaction between the water cycle and human control agencies. Major themes include water supply, water quality, hydropower and flood control; each of which will be examined across a range of scales, technologies and societies.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Cross-List(s): Environmental Studies 4411
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Notes: Open only to students in the third and fourth year of any program except with permission of the Chair of the Department of Geography and the Environment.
Course Classifications:
  • Type B: Social Sciences
  • Type C: Engineering, Mathematical and Natural Sciences