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Green Tip

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SPOTLIGHT

Green Campus Tour

Guided maps of sustainability initiatives at Temple University

Climate Action Plan

Temple became a signatory of the Presidents Climate Commitment in 2008 and again in 2016.

Annual Report

Find out about Temple’s progress toward a more sustainable future by reviewing our Annual Report

Intro to Physical Environment

School and Department: 
  • Liberal Arts, College of
  • Geography & Urban Studies
  • Liberal Arts, College of
  • Environmental Studies
Course Number: 
1052
Category: 
Undergraduate
Semester: 
Fall
Spring
Description: 

An environmental approach to the study of earth as a globe, earth-sun relations, weather, climate, vegetation, soils, and the hydrosphere. Abundantly illustrated by slides and films, this course brings to life the causal connections among climate, vegetation, and soils. Natural and human-induced climate change, groundwater and surface water management, and soil erosion are among the environmental problems covered. The laboratories provide hands-on experience on most topics.

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