D-Lab: Water & Climate Change (U)

Addresses mitigation and adaptation to climate change as it relates to water. Weekly seminars as well as readings and discussions, workshops/games, field trips, and films tackle the water/climate change challenge and explore solutions. Field trips include coastal watershed restoration, flood protection, carbon sequestration and zero carbon sites in the greater Boston area. Students submit a project proposal (individually or in teams) to MIT Climate CoLab or a grant-making organization of their choice.

MIT Course Number: 
EC.719
Instructors: 
S. Murcott, J.Simpson
Semesters: 
Spring
Grad/Undergrad: 
Undergraduate