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SCI3122 Sustainable Water Resource Management
Credit Points: 15
SCM2202 Applied Aquatic Processes
SCM2110 Marine and Freshwater Processes

This unit provides students with an understanding in the methods of managing water resources, particularly the planning and management strategies used in allocation of ground water and surface water for consumption and environmental requirements, water conservation and water demand management. The unit emphasises the interdisciplinarity of water resource management and focuses on a sustainable approach to managing the resource.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
Y39Bachelor of Science (Environmental Management)
G87Bachelor of Science (Marine and Freshwater Biology)
MACLMACatchment and Land Management Major
SMMFMMarine and Freshwater Management 8 Unit Supporting Major
MAMAFWMarine and Freshwater Science Major
MIAAAQWater Planning Minor
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 12/07/2011 VET: 12/07/2011