Mar 06, 2021  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Academic Catalog

GEOL 306: Glaciers and Climate Change


(1 Unit)
Prerequisite: GEOL 101  or GEOL 103 .
Covers the dynamics of glacier flow, origin of glacial features, events of the Pleistocene Epoch with emphasis on the Great Lakes area, Earth’s climate history, causes of ice ages, recent and future climate change. Lecture, laboratory and field trips. Offered in alternate years. Wilch.