GEOG 123 - Physical Geography and Landscape Analysis of the United States

Credits: 3

An introduction to the mountains, plateaus, plains, and volcanic fields across the United States, the components that form landscape, the processes that control landscape development, the reasoning and methods used to interpret landscape evolution, the impact of climate change, landscape change, and sea level change on human beings, and the landscape history of certain areas of the United States such as the Rocky Mountains and Appalachian Mountains.

USI Core 39: Ways of Knowing-Scientific and Mathematical Inquiry; Natural Science (BS).

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