ENVIRON 153. Ecosystem Health and Human Well-Being – Nicholas School Undergraduate Programs

ENVIRON 153. Ecosystem Health and Human Well-Being

Instructor: Chantal Reid
Curriculum Code: NS, STS
Credit: 1 Unit
Course Travel? No
Prerequisites? No

Explores interactions between ecosystem health and human well-being in context of global change and human population growth. Effects of climate change on food supply, water availability, land degradation and human well-being; impact of species distribution, disease spread, and human health; ecosystem services and human well-being. Case studies used to illustrate the scientific process and to evaluate supporting evidence. For nonmajors. C-L: see Biology 153