Newswise — Bryan Brooks, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of Environmental Science and Biomedical Studies at Baylor University, examines water quality, environmental health & contaminants, and sustainability issues, particularly in rapidly urbanizing areas. He has published water-quality research specifically regarding the Dickinson and Buffalo bayous in the Houston area, as well as the Houston ship channel.
He's available to speak on:
* Status of surface water contamination
* Associated risks to people and ecosystems in the Houston/Galveston area
* What information is needed to prioritize interventions and restoration activities
* Implications for system recovery and management