Trends in Nutrients and Pesticides in the Nation's Rivers

Registration Eligibility
open
Start Date
01/18/2018
End Date
01/18/2020
Description
The Mississippi River Basin covers around 40% of the nation. It is host to various important urban, climatic, and agricultural influences present in the country.

This course focuses on the Mississippi River Basin as a valuable estuary among many other estuaries in the nation. The discussion takes place at the Capitol Visitors Center during the Congressional Briefing in April of 2014.

The course also provides information on the efforts of the NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) to determine the health of the estuaries and explains the methods that make protecting it more effective.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Remediation / Brownfields
Water / Stormwater Management
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
1. Understand the importance of protecting the nation estuaries.
2. Learn the ways on how human can better protect these valuable sites.
3. Understand the vital role that estuaries play in the environment.
Instructors
Dr. Jack Schmidt, Professor of Watershed Sciences - Utah State University; Chief - USGS Grand Canyon Monitoring and Research Center
Website Registration
Course Codes
LA-17002
Provider
ISDM


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