Students in this field-based class will work as a team to design and perform field research and produce written and oral reports concerning a research, natural resource inventory, and/or environmental assessment problem. A multi-disciplinary approach to problem solving is incorporated.
This course explores the human impact on the Earth and its resources. Topics include population growth, urban development and land-use planning, environmental policy, water pollution, air pollution, acid rain, climate modeling, greenhouse warming, waste disposal, soil erosion, energy resources, geological hazards, and the environmental impact of resource extraction and use.
Recent Montana Western graduate Taeler Rodriguez has been accepted to the University of Denver’s graduate program.
Marcus Williams came to Montana Western to play football and major in business administration.
Kolby Brown is a literature major at the University of Montana Western.
UMW grad Justinn Marshall was accepted into the University of Washington's regional medical education program.
Coming to Montana Western was part of fulfilling a childhood dream of becoming a doctor for Lindsey Densmore.