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 Assists Growers on Food Safety Issues

SWES Researchers Collaborate to develop new "Ag Water" App

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Training Program for Native American Students

SWES Participates in Water Resources Training Program

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SWES Faculty Collaborate on Water Research

Safety and sustainability of alternative sources of water for agriculture

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UA Grant Helps Develop Aquaculture in Myanmar

SWES Professor Kevin Fitzsimmons is principal investigator

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Spotlight People

Mely Bohlman

Mely Bohlman is a third year undergraduate student at the University of Arizona with a double major in Environmental Science and Spanish (with an emphasis in Portuguese). 

She is an undergraduate researcher  in the laboratory of...