(3 units)The role that economics plays in explaining water resource allocation issues. Urban, rural, recreational and other water uses.
Grading Basis: Graded Units of Lecture: 3 Offered: Every Spring - Odd Years
Student Learning Outcomes Upon completion of this course, students will be able to: 1. distinguish between the various components of water demand and supply. 2. evaluate the value of water as it is used as in input to residential, industrial and agricultural uses. 3. identify whether this value is reflected in water use rates and prices.