Michael C. Mix
MICHAEL C. MIX received his PhD at the University of Washington in 1970 and was a professor of Biology at Oregon State University for thirty five years. He taught classes in Biology, Environmental Science, and Zoology, conducted research on pollutants in nearshore marine systems, and published widely in peer-reviewed journals. He is the senior author of a general biology textbook, Biology: The Network of Life. He has been researching the Silver Valley since the late 1980s.