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.


UA Campus Olive Harvesting Program

Photo by Ann Posegate

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ENVS 454/554 Water Harvesting Class

Students prepare catchment basins for planting fruit trees

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SWES Class in Africa Captured in Video

Click "Read More" to view video made by Kristen Lane, UA undergraduate

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SWESx is April 9th

Click on read more for links for abstract submission and the SWESx homepage link

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Spotlight People

Mark Brusseau

I have been with the University of Arizona since 1989, with my home appointment in the Department of Soil, Water and Environmental Science and a joint appointment in the Hydrology and Water Resources Department. I received a

B.S. degree in...