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This lecture and lab based course introduces the quality assessment of natural water bodies, and the treatment of drinking water, wastewater, and surface water run-off. Topics include a discussion of the physical, chemical, and biological properties of inland water resources; and the potential effects of water pollution on these properties. Students investigate methods applied to the treatment of drinking water, wastewater and storm water runoff and measure water quality parameters through lab based activities.

Prerequisite(s): CIVL 26