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.


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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Monica Ramírez-Andreotta Receives NSF Grant

Citizen Science

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Solar Eclipse


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Spotlight People

Monica Ramirez-Andreotta

Dr. Monica Ramirez-Andreotta was featured in a front page article of the Arizona Daily Star.  The link below will take you to the article: