GEOL 171. Earthquakes and Natural Disasters. 3 Hours NE GE3N / N.

Addresses the subject of natural disasters with concentration on earthquake effects and their mitigation. Briefly treats volcanic eruptions, tidal waves, floods, global warming, severe weather, and catastrophic meteorite impacts from the perspective of geological and human significance. Provides a basic background into earth-science processes. LEC.

Bachelor of Arts in Geology

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...3 GEOL 577 Environmental Geophysics 3 GEOL 579 Hydrogeophysics 3 Surface Earth GEOL 171 Earthquakes...

Department of Geology

http://catalog.ku.edu/liberal-arts-sciences/geology/

...include GEOL 101 , GEOL 105 , GEOL 121 , GEOL 171 , GEOL 302 , and GEOL 351 . GEOL...