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Water quality monitoring is an important tool for assessing and managing water resources. This multidisciplinary course examines the diverse and interrelated regulatory framework for water quality management in the United States, as well as scientific and analytical aspects of managing water quality. Students will receive important tools and resources to assist them with completing a water quality monitoring report.

Topics May Include:

  • Water sampling and analysis

  • Data collection

  • Trend monitoring

  • Data analysis and interpretation

  • Data quality management

  • Monitoring project design

  • Field water quality monitoring

Note: Voluntary Field Trip:
Field trip to San Elijo Lagoon Nature Center. Attendance is voluntary.

Course Number: ENVR-40003
Credit: 2.00 unit(s)