Serves as the capstone course for the Environmental Sciences program, in which the student will demonstrate the application of the knowledge gained throughout the program. This will be achieved either by independent study investigating all sides of a current environmental issue selected by the student with guidance from his/her program advisor or through participation in a field internship with an approved industry partner. The student will submit a written paper and make an oral presentation to all interested students, faculty, and industry partners in a seminar format. (Prerequisites: a grade of C or higher in all major field and other required science courses taken prior to the semester in which the student registers for this course and permission of the department chair. Prerequisites or corequisites: ARET 160C, GEOL 101C, PHIL 242C, BIOL 215C)