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Dr. Gary K Felton

Associate Professor


Associate Professor

Environmental Science & Technology 1426 Animal Science/Agricultural Engineering Building 1447 AnSc/AgEn Building College Park, Maryland 20742

Expertise

  • Bioenvironmental Engineering
  • Water Quality

Research Focus

  • Bio solids Management/Utilization
  • Poultry Litter Management/Utilization
  • Pads project examines earth pads, soil cement pads and cement pads to determine what impacts various types of elevated pads have on subsurface nutrient transport

Educational responsibilities in nutrient fate and transport. Extension education and research responsibilities in non-point source pollution, water quality, and ground water hydrology. Split is 25% teaching and 75% extension. Work History July 1996 - September 1999. Extension Associate, Water Quality Specialist, and Water Quality Coordinator at the University of Maryland. Educational responsibilities in watershed management and extension education, research responsibilities in environmental science, water quality, and ground water hydrology. Split was 100% extension. July 1994 - June 1996. Hydrogeologist, University of Kentucky, Kentucky Geological Survey. Research responsibilities in environmental science, water quality, and ground water hydrology. Feb. 1987 - July 1994. Assistant Professor, University of Kentucky, Dept. of Agricultural Engineering. Research responsibilities: ground water, water quality. Teaching responsibilities: ground water hydrology, surface water hydrology, environmental science, drainage, irrigation.