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.


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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Monica Ramírez-Andreotta Receives NSF Grant

Citizen Science

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Spotlight People

Nohely Reyes

My name is Nohely Reyes and I'm a senior in Environmental Sciences with a focus in Land, Air, and Water. I'll be graduating in May 2017 with Honors, and I'm currently doing my honors thesis with Dr. Brusseau on In-situ Uranium...