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Graduate Record 2007-2008 
Graduate Record 2007-2008 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

CE 641 - Fate and Transport Modeling of Ecosystems

This is a first course in modeling surface water ecosystems, including watersheds.  Water quality problems addressed include eutrophication, fecal coliform, suspended sediments, acidification, and toxic contamination.  Ecosystems ranging from watersheds, rivers, reservoirs, estuaries, coastal waters and wetlands will be covered.  Using actual field data, students are assigned modeling projects with currently used models for TMDLs (total maximum daily loads). (Y)

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: CE 430 or instructor permission.

Credits: 3