Skip to Main Content

EESC 7041T New York City Water Sources and Cycles

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as GEOL 641.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)

22 hours lecture, 45 hours lab; 3 credits

Principles of hydrology and hydrogeology with emphasis on the New York City region; history of NYC water supply; water quality; water treatment; water budgets and cycles; precipitation and storms; several weekend field trips required, including Prospect Park and Jamaica Bay.


The City University reserves the right, because of changing conditions, to make modifications of any nature in academic programs and requirements of the university and its constituent colleges without advanced notice. Students are advised to consult regularly with college and department counselors concerning their programs of study.

Return to full course list