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2009-2010 Undergraduate Catalog 
2009-2010 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

GG 211 - Geography of Water

This course provides a geographical examination of human-environment relations in the context of water. Built on a foundation of hydrology/water resource management, the course focuses on the development and resolution of conflict over this critical natural resource. Possible topics include the distribution and development of water resources at a variety of spatial scales; water quality and human health; water law; globalization and the commodification of drinking water supplies; international conflict over water supplies; water and human rights.

Credits: 3 cr.