Bryan W. Brooks, Ph.D. - Baylor University . Waco, TX, US

Bryan W. Brooks, Ph.D. Bryan W. Brooks, Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor, Environmental Science and Biomedical Studies; Director of Environmental Health Science | Baylor University

Waco, TX, US

Dr. Brooks examines water quality, environmental health & contaminants, and sustainability issues, particularly in rapidly urbanizing areas.

Baylor Water Quality & Environmental Health Expert Can Speak on Water Contamination Challenges Post Hurricane Harvey

Baylor Water Quality & Environmental Health Expert Can Speak on Water Contamination Challenges Post Hurricane Harvey 2017-09-01
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Bryan W. Brooks, Ph.D.

Dr. Bryan Brooks, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor, Environmental Science and Biomedical Studies, 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



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A sea of health and environmental hazards in houston’s floodwaters

Overflowing sewers, runoff from chemical plants and seepage from toxic waste sites have created a hazardous stew in the waters covering much of houston.

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