Introduction to Environmental Stewardship (ENVS*2120)

Code and section: ENVS*2120*DE

Term: Fall

Instructor: J. Ferguson


This course provides an introduction to the concepts of resource management, environmental planning and assessment, land stewardship and sustainable development. Case studies of specific issues such as parks and natural heritage conservation, agricultural land loss, and integrated rural resources management will provide insight on approaches to decision making. Included will be discussion of the concept of stewardship as an environmental ethics.