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Climatology
Cindy Shellito, University of Northern Colorado
This course is designed to help students gain a scientific understanding of the physical aspects of Earth's climate system and the factors that influence climate change. We explore the global balance of energy ...

Subject: Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climate Change:Global change modeling, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology :El Nino/La Nina, Hydrologic cycle, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Meteorology:Solar and terrestrial radiation, Geoscience:Oceanography:Ocean-Climate Interactions, Environmental Science:Global Change and Climate:Climate Change, Climate Change:Global change modeling, Environmental Science:Natural Hazards:Extreme Weather, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology :Climate sensitivity and feedbacks, Atmospheric and oceanic circulation, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Meteorology:Extreme weather, Seasonal patterns, Atmospheric circulation, Forecasting, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology :Solar radiation, Global energy balance, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Meteorology:Energy, heat and temperature

Natural Disasters and Earth Resources
Mathieu Richaud, California State University-Fresno
Processes and materials that produce the different geologic resources and hazards (earthquakes, volcanoes, floods, landslides). Plate tectonic theory. Emphasizes the relationship between geology and humans.

Subject: Geoscience:Oceanography:Marine Resources, Geoscience:Geology, Environmental Science:Energy, Sustainability, Natural Hazards, Oceans and Coastal Resources, Forest Resources, Mineral Resources

Geologic Catastrophes
Carla Whittington, Highline Community College
This is an introductory-level lecture and activity based course focused on geologic hazards in the Pacific Northwest: earthquakes, tsunami, volcanic eruptions, and landslides. Students are required to access the ...

Subject: Environmental Science:Natural Hazards:Mass Wasting, Volcanism, Coastal Hazards:Tsunami, Environmental Science:Natural Hazards, Geoscience:Oceanography:Marine Hazards, Environmental Science:Natural Hazards:Earthquakes, Environmental Science, Geoscience:Geology:Environmental Geology
Earth System Topics: Oceans: Surface Processes:Weathering, Erosion, Mass Wasting, Coastal Processes, Solid Earth:Volcanoes, Human Dimensions, Solid Earth:Earthquakes, Human Dimensions:Natural Hazards

Natural Hazards and Disasters
Corrie Neighbors, University of California-Riverside
Natural Hazards and Disasters applies the basic principles of science to the recognition and analysis of natural hazards and the mitigation of related disasters. Students learn about the scientific causes and ...

Subject: Environmental Science:Natural Hazards:Floods/Fluvial Processes, Mass Wasting, Wildfires, Coastal Hazards, Geoscience:Oceanography:Marine Hazards, Environmental Science:Natural Hazards, Natural Hazards:Volcanism, Environmental Science, Geoscience:Geology:Environmental Geology, Environmental Science:Natural Hazards:Earthquakes
Earth System Topics: Oceans: Surface Processes:Rivers and Lakes, Weathering, Erosion, Mass Wasting, Coastal Processes, Solid Earth:Volcanoes, Hydrology:Surface Water, Human Dimensions:Natural Hazards, Solid Earth:Earthquakes, Human Dimensions



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