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Terry Liikala

Terry Liikala

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
Richland, WA 99352

Research Interests

  • Integrated Environmental Program Planning and Management Innovative Remedial Technology Demonstration and CERCLA/RCRA Investigation and Cleanup Evaluation Soil and Groundwater Monitoring and Sampling Technology Well Design and Construction
  • Hydrogeologic Characterization
  • Radiologial, Chemical, Biological Detection and Interdiction Systems.

Education and Credentials

  • M.S., University of Idaho, Hydrology, 1993
  • B.A., Washington State University, Foreign Languages and Literatures (emphasis in Russian), 1986
  • B.S., Washington State University, Geology, 1982

Affiliations and Professional Service

  • State of Washington Licensed Geologist, Hydrogeologist
  • Association of Ground Water Scientists and Engineers of the National Ground Water Association
  • Permeable Reactive Barriers Team, Interstate Technology Regulatory Cooperation
  • Permeable Reactive Barriers Action Team, Remediation Technologies Development Forum

PNNL Publications


  • Devary JL, PJ Bengtson, JW Graybeal, MJ Truex, JS Fruchter, TL Liikala, and DL Greenslade. 2003. "PNNL Continues Progress in Cleanup Technology Development at DOE Labs." Environmental Business Journal XV(9/10):30-31. 



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