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|ENVR 1104 - Natural Disasters and Catastrophes|
Provides an overview of what we know about the causes, locations, and effects of some of the most important natural disasters such as earthquakes, floods, and hurricanes. Also examines how loss of life and property damage can be minimized by implementing geologic knowledge. Briefly examines less common but possibly more devastating catastrophes such as large volcanic eruptions, large meteorite impacts, and rapid climate change.
4.000 Credit hours
4.000 Lecture hours
Schedule Types: Lecture
Marine & Environment Sciences Department
CAS Core MOI: Natural World, NU Core Science/Tech Lvl 1, UG College of Science