Jerry R. Miller

Whitmire Professor of Environmental Science

Department of Geosciences and Natural Resources Management

Phone: (828)227-2269

Fax: (828) 227-7647



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Heavy Metals

Stream Restoration

Sediment Generation and Transport

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Assessment of the transport and fate of heavy metals in rivers and lakes; sediment geochemical fingerprinting using multivariate and isotopic methods; documentation of the impacts of natural and anthropogenic disturbances on sediment yields and river processes; restoration of riparian ecosystems.


Process Geomorpholgy by Ritter, Kochel, and Miller is no longer available from McGraw Hill, but can be obtained from Waveland Press

Contaminated Rivers: A Geochemical-Geomorphological Approach to Site Assessment and Remediation can be ordered early from Springer at:

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