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Frank Miller

Frank Miller is a forester, soil scientist, GIS and image analyst, GPS expert, and photo interpreter who can identify every species of growth and every type of soil in the Petén. He retired as a Professor of Forestry and Director of the Mississippi Remote Sensing Center at Mississippi State University in 1994, but continues to work as a consultant in Tropical Ecology & Forest Management. He served as Territorial Forester for American Samoa between 1995-1996. Frank is an expert at matching satellite/airborne data with features on the ground. Athletic and handy with a machete, Frank earns the role of gathering GPS measurements from tree tops, eroded temple structures, and other difficult locations. He is an experienced researcher who has conducted over 35 years of interdisciplinary research in Central and South America, the Pacific Islands, and the Mideast.

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