AGCR 2313 - SOIL & WATER CONSERVATION MANAGEMENT

Study of physical and chemical soil deterioration and loss, water conservation, and principles for protection and maintenance of these resources. Topics include plant/water relationships, water conservation methods, basic terrace engineering principles, sediment loss, and land use plans.

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Summarize the principles of soil and water conservation;
  • Explain soil loss potentials
  • Develop treatment plans to protect soil resources
  • Demonstrate water conservation, runoff, and water quality maintenance techniques
  • Evaluate land use
  • Develop land use plans

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3
Lecture hours: 48.0