Soils of Forest Ecosystems
ENR 5271 Characteristics and processes of soils in natural and managed forests; interactions of ... forest communities and soils; mgmt of soils in forest ecosystems. Designed for all students & ... practicing professionals in forestry & soil science. Prereq: 3000 (300.01), or Grad standing, or ...
How a test drive may lead to an electric vehicle purchase
Taking a spin boosts buyer identity as an early technology adopter There’s something about test driving ... new gadgetry was linked to a higher likelihood that the test-driver would show interest in buying the ... car, the study suggested. Though the test drive also increased study participants’ impression that an ...
Soils and Carbon: Stabilization and Permanence
ENR 7530 Soil carbon, globally, is larger than both atmospheric and terrestrial biomass carbon ... stocks, but how permanent is soil carbon and in what forms? Minerals play an important role in carbon ... stability and permanence. Students gain experience on methods to investigate soil carbon stabilization, ...
Urban Soils and Ecosystem Services: Assessment and Restoration
ENR 5279 A comprehensive study focused on assessment and restoration of urban soil to provide ... essential ecosystem services. Urban soil laboratory provides hands-on experience with soil assessment and ...
Practical Skills for Terrestrial Ecosystem Restoration
seed collection, soil seedbank assays, plant propagation, and ground preparation. Prereq: 3800. ...
Research Design for the Environmental Social Sciences
ENR 6510 Introduction to designing research for building and testing theory in environmental ...
a restoration practitioner, I am keen to bridge the gaps between science and practice by working collaboratively ...
Reliance on moose as prey led to rare coyote attack on human
to human food could have been a factor in the attack – instead, heavy snowfall, high winds and ... relative risk that coyotes pose is pretty low, and even when you do have a conflict where a person is ... Mitchell’s death – into a detailed field study. Between 2011 and 2013, he and colleagues captured 23 adult ...
Communicating Environmental Risk
ENR 7400 Introduction to the design and implementation of public-focused risk communication as it ...
Environmental Soil Physics
ENR 5261 Principally involves the state and transport of water, heat and gas within soil, and the ... associated soil physical properties. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for Physics 5261. Cross-listed ...