Research Design for the Environmental Social Sciences
ENR 6510 Introduction to designing research for building and testing theory in environmental ...
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 ...
Environment, Risk, and Decision Making
ENR 8150 Theory of individual and participatory decision making processes under risk and ... uncertainty and applications to improve decision making in environmental risk management contexts. Prereq: Not ...
a restoration practitioner, I am keen to bridge the gaps between science and practice by working collaboratively ...
Houseplant for Christmas? Here's How To Keep It Happy
them can happen less frequently (2-3 times a month). It always important to check the soil moisture ... like to dry completely out between waterings so that is something to keep in mind. Overwatering is one ... plant or mixed in with the potting soil after repotting the plant. This will allow the fertilizer to ...
Environmental Soil Chemistry and Remediation
ENR 5262 Environmental soil chemistry relevant to soil and contaminant remediation. Excessive ... phosphorus fertilizer, degraded coal mineland soils; salt degradation; heavy metal contamination; urban ... soils. Socioeconomic considerations including cost and community/regulatory agency acceptance. Laboratory ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...