Welcome to the Department of Soil, Water and Environmental Science.

We are part of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, and the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences at the University of Arizona in Tucson. Our students, faculty and staff are involved in teaching, research and extension in our community, as well as worldwide.


Experimental planning in ALEC

Abrell outlines a mass spectrometry experiment for students in ALEC

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Lydia Jennings's at SWESx

Evaluating waste rock materials for biogeochemical indicators of soil formation in AZ

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Study Abroad - Ecuador, Namibia and Australia

SWES 495F/595F

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Nitrate and Perchlorate Distribution in Soil

Photo Courtesy of Rebecca Lybrand

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Spotlight People

I am a new assistant professor of Soil, Water and Environmental Science with a joint appointment in the Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health’s Division of Community, Environment and Policy at the University of Arizona. I am...