Applied introduction to field methods. This class is built around a two week field trip (mid-August) with a base camp in the headwaters of the Potomac River in the mountains of West Virginia. During the camp the following topics are covers: GPS (global positions system), stream hydrology measurements, vegetation classification and ordination, micrometeorlogical measurements, soils, water quality, remote sensing and GIS, local environmental issues, geomophology and paleohistory, and natural and cultural history. (Technical)

Credits: 1-3
Grading Method: Regular

Course Offerings

    Fall 2017Instructor: Ralph DubayahView: Syllabus
    Fall 2014Instructor: Ralph DubayahView: Syllabus