GGR288H5 • World Fresh Water Resources

Description
World geography of freshwater resources. Ethics and international principles of human water rights. Uses and abuses of accessible freshwater stocks and wastewater. Case studies of ground water, lakes and rivers (focus: Great Lakes; international watersheds), dams and diversions, water reclamation and reuse. Issues of water quality and quantity for health, and for food production.
Prerequisites
4.0 credits
Exclusions
GGR334H1
Distribution Requirement
Social Science
Total Instructional Hours
24L
Program Area
Geography