The Earth

CATEGORIES: Research Streams

Course: GEOL 100L
Credits: 1
Instructor: Dr. Aaron Wood

Students design a research project that investigates local groundwater and surface water issues. Projects are open-ended, with students contributing to a growing database of water quality measurements. Previous research projects have included,
“How do chemical levels vary midstream and at confluence of Squaw Creek and Skunk River?”
“Does an Iowa State football game have a short term effect on specific pollutant levels of nearby Squaw Creek?”
“How does temperature affect nitrate and phosphorus levels?

To apply for this Research Stream, contact Dr. Wood via email.

Topics: Geology, Earth Science