Environmental Studies


noun \-ˌvī-rə(n)-ˈmen-tə-ˌli-zəm, -ˌvī(-ə)r(n)-\

1:   a theory that views environment rather than heredity as the important factor in the 1development and especially the cultural and intellectual development of an individual or group

2:  advocacy of the preservation, restoration, or improvement of the natural environment; especially :  the movement to control pollution

The Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies offers an MS in Environmental Conservation, an MS in Water Resources Management, and both an MS and PhD in Environment and Resources.