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Your Environment. Your Health.

Project Publications: University of Washington: Wildlife Applications to Remediation Decision-Making

Superfund Research Program

Wildlife Applications to Remediation Decision-Making

Project Leader: Michael J. Hooper (Texas Tech University)
Grant Number: P42ES004696
Funding Period: 1995 - 2006

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Publications

2009

  • Anderson JA, Hooper MJ, Zak JC, Cox SB. 2009. Molecular and functional assessment of bacterial community convergence in metal-amended soils. Microb Ecol 58(1):10-22. doi:10.1007/s00248-008-9467-7 PMID:19030917

2007

  • Cobb GP, Moore AW, Rummel KT, Adair BM, McMurry ST, Hooper MJ. 2007. Mercury and methylmercury accumulation and excretion in prairie voles (Microtus ochrogaster) receiving chronic doses of methylmercury. Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 52(3):441-449. doi:10.1007/s00244-006-0006-6 PMID:17364240

2006

  • Reynolds KD, Schwarz MS, McFarland CA, McBride TJ, Adair BM, Strauss RE, Cobb GP, Hooper MJ, McMurry ST. 2006. Northern pocket gophers (Thomomys talpoides) as biomonitors of environmental metal contamination. Environ Toxicol Chem 25(2):458-469. PMID:16519307

2004

  • McBride TJ, Smith JP, Gross HP, Hooper MJ. 2004. Blood lead and ALAD activity levels of migratory Cooper's hawks (Accipiter cooperii) in the southern Rocky Mountains. Journal of Raptor Research 38(2):118-124.
  • Reynolds KD, Skipper SL, Cobb GP, McMurry ST. 2004. Relationship between DDE concentration and laying sequence in eggs of two passerine species. Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 47(3):396-401. PMID:15386134

2003

  • Adair BM, McBride TJ, Hooper MJ, Cobb GP. 2003. Trophic Transport of Metals in Birds: Birds as Indicators of Exposure and Effect. In: Chemicals in the Environment: Fate, Impacts, and Remediation. ACS Symposium Series, Washington, DC. pp.321-339.
  • Adair BM, Reynolds KD, McMurry ST, Cobb GP. 2003. Mercury occurrence in prothonotary warblers (Protonotaria citrea) inhabiting a National Priorities List site and reference areas in southern Alabama. Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 44(2):265-271. PMID:12520399
  • Bargar TA, Scott GI, Cobb GP. 2003. Chorioallantoic membranes indicate avian exposure and biomarker responses to environmental contaminants: a laboratory study with White Leghorn Chickens (Gallus domesticus). Environ Sci Technol 37(2):256-260. PMID:12564895
  • Cobb GP, Bargar TA, Pepper CB, Norman DM, Houlis PD, Anderson TA. 2003. Using chorioallantoic membranes for non-lethal assessment of persistent organic pollutant exposure and effect in oviparous wildlife. Ecotoxicology 12(1-4):31-45. PMID:12739855
  • Rainwater TR, Finger AG, Wu TH, Sherwin BD, Platt SG, Anderson TA, McMurry ST. 2003. Exposure and response of crocodiles to endocrine-disrupting contaminants in Belize. In: Proceedings of the 24th Annual Meeting of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC), November 16-20, 2003. Austin, TX.
  • Rainwater TR, Nespoli L, McMurry ST, Platt SG, Selcer KW. 2003. Analysis of serum vitellogenin in wild-caught Morelet's crocodile, Crocodylus moreletii, from Belize. In: Proceedings of the 24th Annual Meeting of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC), November 16-20, 2003. Austin, TX.
  • Reynolds KD, Schwartz MS, McFarland CA, Cobb GP, Hooper MJ, McMurry ST. 2003. Hematological endpoints and blood ALAD activity in deer mice and meadow voles inhabiting the Anaconda Smelter Superfund Site, Montana. In: Proceedings of the 24th Annual Meeting of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC), November 16-20, 2003. Austin, TX.
  • Reynolds KD, Schwartz MS, McFarland CA, Strauss RE, Cobb GP, Hooper MJ, McMurry ST. 2003. Bioavailability and accumulation of heavy metals and arsenic in small mammals inhabiting the Anaconda Smelter Superfund Site, Montana. In: Proceedings of the 24th Annual Meeting of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC), November 16-20, 2003. Austin, TX.
  • Reynolds KD, Schwartz MS, McFarland CA, Strauss RE, McBride TJ, Cobb GP, Hooper MJ, McMurry ST. 2003. Northern pocket gophers inhabiting the Anaconda Smelter Superfund Site as sentinel species of environmental metals exposure and effects. In: Proceedings of the 24th Annual Meeting of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC), November 16-20, 2003. Austin, TX.
  • Smith PN, Bandiera SM, Skipper SL, Johnson KA, McMurry ST. 2003. Environmental polychlorinated biphenyl exposure and cytochromes P450 in raccoons (Procyon lotor). Environ Toxicol Chem 22(2):417-423. PMID:12558175
  • Smith PN, Johnson KA, Anderson TA, McMurry ST. 2003. Environmental exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls among raccoons (Procyon lotor) at the paducah gaseous diffusion plant, Western Kentucky, USA. Environ Toxicol Chem 22(2):406-416. PMID:12558174
  • Wireman JR, Hooper MJ, Porter RC. 2003. Ecological risk assessment within the US Department of Defense. Human and Ecological Risk Assessment: An International Journal 9(6):1561-1579.

2002

  • Reynolds KD, Rainwater TR, Scollon EJ, Sathe SS, Adair BM, Dixon K, Cobb GP, McMurry ST. 2002. Accumulation of DDT and mercury in prothonotary warblers (Protonotaria citrea) foraging in a heterogeneously contaminated environment. Environ Toxicol Chem 20(12):2903-2909. PMID:11764178

2001

  • Bargar TA, Scott GI, Cobb GP. 2001. Maternal transfer of contaminants: a case study of the excretion of three PCB congeners and technical grade endosulfan into eggs by white leghorn chickens (Gallus domesticus). Environ Toxicol Chem 20(1):61-67. PMID:11351416
  • Bargar TA, Scott GI, Cobb GP. 2001. Uptake and distribution of three PCB congeners and endosulfan by developing white leghorn chicken embryos (Gallus domesticus). Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 41(4):508-514. PMID:11598789

2000

  • Fontenot LW, Noblet GP, Akins JM, Cobb GP. 2000. Bioaccumulation of polychlorinated biphenyls in ranid frogs and northern water snakes from a hazardous waste site and a contaminated watershed. Chemosphere 40(8):803-809. PMID:10718571
  • Trust KA, Rummel KT, Scheuhammer AM, Brisbin LI, Hooper MJ. 2000. Contaminant exposure and biomarker response in spectacled eiders (Somateria fischeri) from St. Lawrence Island, Alaska. Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 38(1):107-113.
  • Wu TH, Rainwater TR, Platt SG, McMurry ST, Anderson TA. 2000. DDE in eggs of two crocodile species from Belize. J Agric Food Chem 48(12):6416-6420. PMID:11141295
  • Wu TH, Rainwater TR, Platt SG, McMurry ST, Anderson TA. 2000. Organochlorine contaminants in Morelet's crocodile (Crocodylus moreletii) eggs from Belize. Chemosphere 40:671-678. PMID:10705543

1999

  • Bargar TA, Cobb GP. 1999. Relative distribution of polychlorinated biphenyls among tissues of neonatal American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis). Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 37:364-368. PMID:10473793

1998

  • Ankley GT, Mahaich E, Stahl R, Tillitt DE, Colborn T, McMaster S, Miller R, Bantle J, Campbell P, Denslow ND, Dickerson RL, Folmar LC, Fry M, Giesy JP, Gray LE, Guiney PD, Hutchinson T, Kennedy SP, Kramer VJ, LeBlank G, Mayes M, Nimrod A, Patino R, Peterson R, Purdy R, Ringer R, Thomas P, Touart L, Van Der Kraak G, Zacharewski TR. 1998. Overview of a workshop on screening methods for detecting potential (anti-) estrogenic/androgenic chemicals in wildlife. Environ Toxicol Chem 17(1):68-87.
  • Matter JM, McMurry CS, Anthony AB, Dickerson RL. 1998. Development and implementation of endocrine biomarkers of exposure and effects in American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis). Chemosphere 37(9-12):1905-1914.
  • Peden-Adams MM, Alonso KR, Godard C, Skipper SL, Mashburn WE, Hoover JA, Charbonneau C, Henshel D, Dickerson RL. 1998. Effects of environmentally relevant concentrations of 2,3,7,8-TCDD on domestic chicken immune function and CYP450 activity: F1 generation and egg injection studies. Chemosphere 37(9-12):1923-1939. doi:10.1016/S0045-6535(98)00259-8 PMID:9828320

1997

  • Cobb GP, Wood PD. 1997. PCB concentrations in eggs and chorioallantoic membranes of loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta) from the Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge. Chemosphere 34(3):539-549. PMID:9051902
  • Cobb GP, Wood PD, O'Quinn M. 1997. Determination of PCBs in eggs and chorioallantoic membranes of American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis). Environ Toxicol Chem 16(7):1456-1462.
  • Dickerson RL. 1997. Endocrine disruption in wildlife: Scientific processes and principles for evaluating effects. In: Proceedings of the 4th Biennial International Symposium on Alternatives in the Assessment of Toxicity. Edgewood Arsenal, Edgewood, MD.
  • Dickerson RL. 1997. Principles for conducting studies on endocrine disrupting chemicals that establish cause and effect. In: Endocrine Disruptors: Advances in Measuring and Analyzing Their Effects. IBC Library Series, Southborough, MA.
  • Dickerson RL, Hoover JA, Peden-Adams MM, Mashburn WE, Allen CA, Henshel D. 1997. Alterations in Chicken Embryonic Development as a Sensitive Indicator of 2,3,7,8-Tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin exposure. In: Environmental Toxicology and Risk Assessment: Biomarkers and Risk Assessment. ASTM Special Tech. Publ. 1071-720X, Vol. 1306, Am. Soc. for Testing and Materials, Philadelphia, PA.

1996

  • Alonso KR, Peden MM, Henshel D, Dickerson RL. 1996. In ovo exposure to 2,3,7,8-TCDD results in delayed reproductive maturation in the domestic chicken. Organohalogen Compounds 29:195-199.
  • Dickerson RL, Kendall RJ. 1996. Endocrine disruption in wildlife: evaluating effects. SETAC News 16(4):12-13.
  • Johnson KA, Hooper MJ, Weisskopf CP. 1996. Use of passive sampling devices (PSDs) to determine soil contaminant concentrations. In: Proceedings of the Pacific Basin Conference on Hazardous Waste, November 4-8, 1996, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. East-West Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. pp.517-526.
  • Kendall RJ, Dickerson RL. 1996. Endocrine disruption in wildlife: Scientific processes and principles for evaluating effects. In: Oestrogenic Chemicals in the Environment. IBC-UK, Gilmoora House, London, England.
  • Kendall RJ, Dickerson RL. 1996. Principles and processes for evaluating endocrine disruption in wildlife. Environ Toxicol Chem 15(8):1253-1254.
  • Kendall RJ, Lacher, Jr. TE, Bunck C, Daniel B, Driver C, Grue CE, Leighton F, Stansley W, Watanabe PG, Whitworth M. 1996. An ecological risk assessment of lead shot exposure in non-waterfowl avian species: upland game birds and raptors. Environ Toxicol Chem 15(1):4-20.
  • Peden MM, Alonso KR, Godard C, Skipper SL, Dickerson RL. 1996. 2,3,7,8-TCDD effects on immune function and mixed-function oxidase activity in the domestic chicken: Egg injection and in ovo studies. Organohalogen Compounds 29:262-267.
  • Rummel KT, Akins JM, Dickerson RL, Hooper MJ. 1996. Porphyrin profile alterations from subchronic 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin exposure in non-traditional laboratory species. Organohalogen Compounds 29:257-261.

1995

  • Gard NW, Hooper MJ. 1995. An assessment of the hazards of pesticides and environmental contaminants to neotropical migratory birds. In: The Status and Management of Neotropical Birds. Oxford University Press, New York, NY. pp.294-310.
  • McCoy G, Finlay MF, Rhone A, James K, Cobb GP. 1995. Chronic polychlorinated biphenyls exposure on three generations of oldfield mice (Peromyscus polionotus): Effects on reproduction, growth, and body residues. Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 28(4):431-435. doi:10.1007/BF00211624 PMID:7755397

1994

  • Dickerson RL, Hooper MJ, Gard NW, Cobb GP, Kendall RJ. 1994. Toxicological foundations of ecological risk assessment: Biomarker development and interpretation based on laboratory and wildlife species. Environ Health Perspect 102(Suppl12):65-69. PMID:7713037
  • Hooper MJ, LaPoint TW. 1994. Contaminant effects in the environment: Their use in waste site assessment. Cent Eur J Public Health 2:65-69. PMID:7697047
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