Christian Heinrich Stamm: Katalogdaten im Frühjahrssemester 2019

NameHerr Dr. Christian Heinrich Stamm

701-1342-00LAgriculture and Water Quality3 KP3GC. H. Stamm, E. Frossard, W. Richner, H. Singer
KurzbeschreibungLinking scientific basics of different disciplines (agronomy, soil science, aquatic chemistry) with practical questions in the context of real-world problems of diffuse pollution due to agricultural production.
LernzielThis course discusses the application of scientific understanding in the context of real-world situations of diffuse pollution caused by agricultural production. It aims at understanding the relevant processes, analysing diffuse pollution and developing mitigation strategies starting from legal requirements regarding water quality.
Inhalt- Diversity of diffuse agrochemical pollution
- Agronomic background on the use of agrochemicals
- Transport of agrochemicals from soils to water bodies
- Development of legal requirements for water quality
- Monitoring strategies in water bodies
- Mitigation strategies

- Exercises including all major topics
- 1 field excursion
SkriptHandouts will be provided including reference list for each topic.
Voraussetzungen / BesonderesSome exercises require R ( and a laptop during the class.