Tentative Syllabus, Fall 1996

this will be updated shortly for Winter 1997

Wed 4-Sep Logistics, Intro: Physical Geography; Maps 1-3
Mon 9-Sep Solar System; Earth-Sun relationships; Seasons 4-5
Mon 16-Sep Earth's Atmosphere; Ozone Depletion 6
Mon 23-Sep Energy Balances; Greenhouse Effect 7
Mon 30-Sep Global Temperatures; Atmospheric Circulation 8-10
Fri 4-Oct Exam 1
Mon 7-Oct Oceanic Circulation; Water 11
Mon 14-Oct Atmospheric Moisture and Water Balance 12
Mon 21-Oct Weather, El Nino 13,14
Mon 28-Oct Global Climate Systems 16-19
Mon 4-Nov Soils, Plants, and Animals 22-28
Mon 11-Nov The Pleistocene; Causes of Climate Change 20
Exam 2
Mon 18-Nov Glaciers and Glaciation 45-47
Mon 25-Nov Water in the Lithosphere 40
Mon 2-Dec Climate and Man; Human Impact on Earth Systems 21, lecture notes
Mon 9-Dec Last Class

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