Mary W. Pitts

Mary W. Pitts

Instructor | Director of Undergraduate Studies

  • Farrah Hall, Room 308
  • (205) 348-1532

Office Hours

Thursday 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM


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, water policy

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.