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GEOG 325. Soils and Landscapes

Credits: 3
Department: Geography
Description: Soil properties and classification, characteristics of soil landscapes, and uses of major soil groups.
Semester Offered: Odd Fall
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Define basics of soil properties.
2. Explain the principles of soil formation.
3. Categorize the interrelationships between landscape elements and soil properties.
4. Classify and locate the different soil orders throughout the United States.
5. Explain the relationship between soil orders and patterns of land cover/use.

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