FACULTY

Sally Brown

Sally Brown

Research Associate Professor
In situ remediation of soils; Use of biosolids; Phytoremediation of heavy metals
http://faculty.washington.edu/slb/

Office: Bloedel 203
Phone: 206-616-1299 
Email: slb@uw.edu

Graduate Interest Group(s): FOREST SOILS; RESTORATION ECOLOGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL HORTICULTURE; SUSTAINABLE RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

B.A., Political Science, Williams College, 1980
M.S., Agronomy, University of Maryland, 1993
Ph.D., Agronomy, University of Maryland, 1966


Courses Taught:Quarter offered:
ESRM 210 Soils (5)Autumn
Current Sponsored Research:
Biosolids information and education
Mountains to Sound Greenway biosolids program
Recent Publications:
Ines Ahumada & Karen Sepu´lveda & Priscilla Ferna´ndez & Loreto Ascar & Cristina Pedraza & Pablo Richter & Sally Brown. 2014. Effect of biosolid application to Mollisol Chilean soils on the bioavailability of heavy metals (Cu, Cr, Ni, and Zn) as assessed by bioassays with sunflower (Helianthus annuus) and DGT measurements. 14(): 886-896
Andrew Trlica and Sally Brown. 2013. The interrelation between urban and forest sectors in green house gas emissions and mitigation for land reclamation/end-use alternatives. Environmental Science and Technology 47(): 7250-7259
McIvor, Kristen, C. Cogger, and S. Brown. 2012. Effects of biosolids based soil products on soil physical and chemical properties in urban gardens. Compost Sci. Utilization 20: 199-206
Brown, S., and M. Cotton. 2010. Compost boost to California agriculture. Biocycle 51(1):27-29.
Brown, S. 2009. Urban soil contaminants and remediation. Biocycle 50(10):27-30.