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EESC 7043T Oceanography

45 hours lecture; 3 credits

Physics, chemistry, and biology of the ocean, including marine geology. How the ocean regulates earth climate, the nature of life in the ocean as illustrated by diversity and ecosystem structure; how biological processes influence ocean chemistry; interaction of geological forces with ocean dynamics, human impacts on the ocean; ocean science for teachers; one or more field trips.


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