Environmental Monitoring Techniques (Level 7) (15 credits)
The aim of this paper is to introduce students to a range of techniques to manage and monitor the health of our natural environment.
This paper outlines clearly, with worked examples, the main techniques for measuring a wide range of environmental variables, with a detailed description of the most appropriate methods, their advantages, disadvantages and biases.
It provides a comprehensive overview of the most important methods for those working in the environmental at all levels, from the beginner to the practicing professional.
- Environmental Variables
- Monitoring techniques
- Plant and animal pest control
- Environmental literacy
- Funding opportunities
- Environmental Impact Assessment
- Remote sensing
- Soil Assessment
- Environmental organisations function and purpose