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.


SWESx 2016 is March 31st and April 1st

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The New WEST Center

The Water and Energy Sustainable Technology Center has opened

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SWES Faculty Position Available

The department is currently seeking a Microbial Biogeochemist

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Climate Change Study at Dine' College

Dr. Karletta Chief, Assistant Professor at the University of Arizona,SWES

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Spotlight People

Lupita D. Montoya is an Assistant Professor of Environmental Engineering at the University of Colorado, Boulder.  She is the guest speaker at the next SWES Colloquium to be held Monday, February 8 at 3PM. in Marley 230....