GEOG 2260 Geography of Natural Resources

(B) Bachelors
(OS) Halmos Coll of Nat Sci & Ocn
(OMES) OS - Marine & Environ Sciences
3 credits

Study of natural resources within the framework of the man-environment system. Included are problems related to pollution, populations, technology, growth, conservation of the environment, and developmental planning as they relate to the various geographic areas of the Western world and the non-Western world. Frequency: Every Fall. (Description Last Updated: Fall 2016 (201720))

Learning Outcomes

  1. Differentiate between conservation, preservation, and exploitation as these terms apply to natural resources.
  2. Describe early man's view of resource use.
  3. Identify resource use in cultural context as applied to various cultures on earth.
  4. Apply modern GIS data collecting systems to resource management.
  5. Select, identify, and choose geographical sources of natural resources on a world map.
Term CRN Dates Campus Instructor
Current Course Offerings
No courses currently scheduled
Future Course Offerings (Subject To Change)
201820 20727 10/16 - 12/04/2017 Ft Lauderdale/Davie Campus Barker, Barry
Class Full Full

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