Mary W. Pitts

Instructor | Director of Undergraduate Studies

  • 308 Farrah Hall
  • (205) 348-1532
  • mwpitts@ua.edu

Office Hours

Wednesday: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Education

BA, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland, 1986

MSc, University of London, U.K., 1989

Diploma, Hydrogeology, University of London, U.K., 1990

Research Interests

  • Natural hazards, environmental site assessments, water resources, watershed programs

Selected Publications

Memon, B. A., M. M. Azmeh, and M. W. Pitts. 2002. The environmental hazards of locating wastewater impoundments in karst terrain. Engineering Geology 65: 169-177.

Memon, B. A., A. F. Patton, and M. W. Pitts. 1999. Control of naturally occurring brine springs and seeps in an evaporite karst setting. Engineering Geology 52: 83-91.

Green, T. S., B. A. Memon, A. F. Patton, and M. W. Pitts. 1999. Design and costs for a system to reduce chloride levels in the Red River by shallow well collection and deep well disposal.  Environmental Geology 38: 141-148.