Environmental Futures

Professor: 
Laskowski
School: 
SAS
Department: 
ENVS
Course Code: 
656
Topic: 
Policy

As global population and affluence increases, the world is faced with severe environmental issues. Many studies have projected disastrous impacts on the environment, human health, and the economy, but how accurate are those projections? What needs to happen to make these projections more optimistic? Strategic planning, environmental indicators, pollution prevention, innovative technologies, and the importance of quality science will be addressed.