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.

 

Studying Phosphorus Response in Pecans

Phosphorus injection system. Photo by Dr. James Walworth

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Arizona Laboratory for Emerging Contaminants

Undergraduate scientist Vicki Chu (left) and KEYS high school intern Venecia Yazzie

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Experimental planning in ALEC

Abrell outlines a mass spectrometry experiment for students in ALEC

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Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria in Water

Jean McLain and Channah Rock assay water from Gilbert Riparian Preserve

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Spotlight People

SWES welcomes Wendy Haley as the new administrative associate in the SWES front office.  You will find Wendy in the desk space previously occupied by Kristie Gallardo. 

Wendy comes to us from the College of Architecture, Planning...