From the Yukon icefields to the fjords of Alaska
During this 21 day field course you will travel in the Yukon and Alaska where you will study snow processes, glaciers, rivers, lakes, permafrost and landslides. You will get a first-hand look at the Northern environment and learn field techniques. Optional in all of our programs. Open to other departments, faculties, universities.
GEG 4001 Northern Field Research (6 units)
Research on the problems of the physical and socio-economic environment of the North.
Course Component: Theory and Laboratory
Prerequisites: GEG 2301 and permission of the Department. Summer course only.