Department of Environmental Conservation, Skagit Valley College
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Bioregion Assignment part of Curriculum for the Bioregion:Activities
A weekly bioregion homework assignment exploring for the student local landscape changes. What were the past natural conditions and native uses to todays uses, as well as projected changes in the coming decades.
Ecosystem Services and Environmental Economics part of Curriculum for the Bioregion:Activities
In this exercise, students explore the value of ecosystem services of an ecological restoration project that they are proposing. They will be able to compare the ecosystem services value to the cost of the restoration project.
Environmental Science: Citizen Action in the Global Environment part of Curriculum for the Bioregion:Courses
This special course in environmental science will explore how natural resource management has changed and developed over time. Many different socio-economic groups, institutions and NGOs continue to influence the ...