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JD student Oscar Burkholder (FAMU-Law) published a paper on legal aspects of siting wind power projects to reduce migratory bird mortality.

JD student Latrivia Smith (FAMU-Law) published a paper comparing legal approaches to contaminant regulation in the US and the European Union. 

Appendix 2. Publications

* indicates author is an ECSC student or postdoctoral associate

1. Published

1.      Abate R. 2015. What can animal law learn from environmental law? (Environmental Law Institute Press Washington DC. 490 pp. ISBN: 978-1-58576-176-0


3.      Abate, R. 2016. Ocean Iron Fertilization and Indigenous Peoples’ Right to Food: Leveraging International and Domestic Law Protections to Enhance Access to Salmon in the Pacific Northwest, 20 UCLA Journal of International Law and Foreign Affairs 45 (vol. 20: 45-85)

4.      Abate R., and R Aldana. 2016. Banning metal mining in Guatemala. 40 Vermont Law Review 597

5.      Abrams R. 2016. Allocating increasingly scarce water resources – is it time for a change? Proceedings of the 34th American Bar Association Water Resources Conference.

6.      Abrams R. and J. Bertelsen*. 2016. Downstream inundations caused by federal flood control dam operations in a changing climate: getting the proper mix of takings, tort and compensation. 19 University of Denver Water Law Review 1.

7.      Bertelsen, J.* 2016. Fed up with acidification: “trusting” the Federal Government to protect the Tulalip Tribes’ access to shellfish beds. Pp. 495-532 in: Ocean Acidification: Understanding the Other Climate Crisis. Special Issue of the Washington Journal of Environmental Law and Policy. University of Washington School of Law, Seattle WA.

8.      Burkholder, O*. 2016. A Shift in the Wind: Siting More Wind Power Projects Along Texas’ 367-Mile Coast of Gulf Winds, and Mitigating Potential Risk to Migratory Bird Populations, 6 Seattle Journal of Environmental Law 131

9.      Cherrier, J. Y. Klein, H. Link, J. Pillich N. Yonzan. 2016. Hybrid green infrastructure for reducing demands on urban water and energy systems: a New York City hypothetical case study. Journal of Environmental Sciences and Studies. 6: 77. doi:10.1007/s13412-016-0379-4

10.  Dolla, S*. 2016. International Legal Protection for Climate Refugees: Where Lies the Haven for the Maldivian People? Journal of Sustainable Development Law and Policy 6:1

11.  Edwards, A.E*., E. Johnson, J.L. Coor, C.H. Jagoe, A. Sachi-Kocher, and W.F. Kenney. 2016. Historical record of atmospheric deposition of metals and 15N in an ombrotrophic karst sinkhole fen, South Carolina, USA. Journal of Cave and Karst Studies, 78(2), 85–93. DOI: 10.4311/2014ES0109

12.  Gibeaut, J. C. and Davis, Jr., R. A., 2016. Environments of Mustang Island, Texas. American Shore and Beach Preservation Association, Field Trip Guidebook, 36 p.

13.  Gulledge, E.M*., Harris, T.T*., Kulawardhana, R.W., Han, F.X., and P.B. Tchounwou. Impacts of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spilling on the Gulf Coastal Salt Marsh and its Carbon Sequestration Capacity Bioremediation & Biodegradation 7:e170. doi:10.4172/2155-6199.1000e170

14.  Hall, Q.A*., Reese Robillard M.M., Williams J.A., Ajemian M.J., and Stunz G.W. 2016. Reopening of a remote tidal inlet increases recruitment of estuarine-dependent nekton. Estuaries and Coasts. DOI 10.1007/s12237-016-0111-3 48

15.  Hollman AL, Tchounwou PB, Huang HC. 2016. The association between gene-environment interactions and diseases involving the human GST superfamily with SNP variants. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 13(4), pii E379.

16.  Lebreton, B., J. Beseres Pollack, B. Blomberg*, T.A. Palmer, L. Adams, G. Guillou, and P.A. Montagna. 2016. Origin, composition and quality of suspended particulate organic matter in relation to freshwater inflow in a South Texas estuary. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 170: 70-82. doi:/10.1016/j.ecss.2015.12.024

17.  Mao, X., F.X. Han, X. Shao, K.Guo, J. McComb,* S. Njemanze, Z.Arslan, and Z. Zhang. 2016. The distribution and elevated solubility of lead, arsenic and cesium in contaminated paddy soil enhanced with the electro-kinetic field. International of Journal of Environmental Science and Technology DOI 10.1007/s13762-016-1007-2.

18.  Mao, X., Z. Shao, F.X. Han, Z. Arslan, R. Zhang, J. McComb,* K. Gao. 2016. Remediation of lead, arsenic, and cesium contaminated soil using consecutive washing enhanced with electro-kinetic field. Journal of Soils and Sediments. DOI: 10.1007/s11368-016-1435-0

19.  Montagna, P.A., L. Adams, C. Chaloupka, E. DelRosario, R*.D. Kalke, and E.L. Turner. 2016. Determining Optimal Pumped Flows to Nueces Delta. Final Report to the Texas Water Development Board, Contract # 1548311787. Harte Research Institute, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, Corpus Christi, Texas, 75 p.

20.  Montagna P.A., J.G. Baguley, C. Cooksey, and J.L. Hyland. 2016. Persistent impacts to the deep soft-bottom benthos one year after the Deepwater Horizon event. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 11 pp. doi: 10.1002/ieam.1688.

21.  Montagna, P.A., C. Chaloupka, E. DelRosario*, A. Gordon, and E.L. Turner. 2016. Effects on Benthic Macrofauna from Pumped Flows to Rincon Bayou. Final Report to the Coastal Bend Bays & Estuaries Program for Project # 1617. Harte Research Institute, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, Corpus Christi, Texas, 61 pp.

22.  O’Donnell, J.P*., and J.F.Schalles. 2016. Examination of Abiotic Drivers and Their Influence on Spartina alterniflora Biomass over a Twenty-Eight Year Period Using Landsat 5 TM Satellite Imagery of the Central Georgia Coast. Remote Sensing 8(6): 477 DOI: 10.3390/rs8060477

23.  Pacurari M, Lowe K, Tchounwou PB, Kafoury R. 2016. A review on the respiratory system toxicity of carbon nanoparticles. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 13(3). pii: E325.

24.  Patlolla, A.K., Patra, P.K., Flountan, M., and P.B. Tchounwou. 2016. Cytogenetic evaluation of functionalized single-walled carbon nanotube in mice bone marrow cells. Environ Toxicol. 31:1091-1102

25.  Persaud, S.* 2016. Eyes on Bangladesh’s Disappearing Coasts: Proposed Constitutional Protections for Coastal Communities Particularly Vulnerable to Climate Change, Journal of Sustainable Development Law and Policy 6:52

26.  Plater, Z.J.B., R. Abrams R.L. Graham, L. Heinzerling D.A. Wirth and N.D. Hall. 2016. Environmental Law and Policy: Nature, Law and Society, 5th Edition. Wolters-Kluwer , 1050 pp. ISBN 978-1454868408

27.  Smith, L.* and A. Rosenbluth. 2016. Addressing Environmental Contamination Through Market Regulations: Comparative Lessons from the United States and the European Union, Journal of Sustainable Development Law and Policy 7:1 49

28.  VanDiggelen, A.D. and P.A. Montagna. 2016. Is salinity variability a benthic disturbance in estuaries? Estuaries and Coasts 39:967-980. doi:10.1007/s12237-015-0058-9

29.  Washburn, T., A.C.E. Rhodes, P.A. Montagna. 2016. Benthic taxa as potential indicators of a deep-sea oil spill. Ecological Indicators 71:587-597. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2016.07.045

30.  Williams, J.A., G.J. Holt, M.M. Reese Robillard, S.A. Holt, G. Hensgen, and G.W. Stunz. 2016. Habitat selection not growth to determine the survival of an estuarine-dependent fish in fragmented seagrass beds. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 479:97-105. doi: 10.1016/j.jembe.2016.03.008

31.  Yoskowitz, D.W., S. Braddy, C. Santos, J. Lee, C. Carollo. 2016. Socio-Economic impact analysis of Recreational Scuba Diving on Texas natural and Artificial Reefs. August. 54 pages. Prepared for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department – Artificial Reef Program.

32.  Yoskowitz, D., S. Werner, C.Carollo, C. Santos, T. Washburn, G. Isaksen. 2016. Gulf of Mexico Offshore Ecosystem Services: Relative Valuation by Stakeholders. Marine Policy. 66:132-136. DOI:10.1016/j.marpol.2015.03.031

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Arias, E. with J.W. Tunnell and 14 other authors. 2014. Mexico (chapter). pp. 254-260 In Jackson J.B.C., M.K. Donovan, K.L. Cramer, and V.V. Lam (eds). Status and Trends of Caribbean Coral Reefs: 1970-2012. Global Coral Reef Monitoring Network, IUCN. Gland, Switzerland. 306pp.

Ates, M., Z. Arslan, V. Demir, J. Daniels, and I.O. Farah. 2014. Accumulation and toxicity of CuO and ZnO nanoparticles through waterborne and dietary exposure of goldfish (Carassicus auratus)”. Environmental Toxicology. 2014.

Ates, M., M.A. Dugo*, V. Demir, Z. Arslan, and P.B. Tchounwou. 2014. Effects of copper oxide nanoparticles to sheephead minnow (Cyprinodon variegatus) at different salinities. Digest Journal of Nanomaterials and Biostructures 9(1):369-377.

Blomberg, B.N.* and P.A. Montagna. 2014. Meta-analysis of Ecopath models reveals secondary productivity patterns across the Gulf of Mexico. Ocean & Coastal Management 100: 32-40.

Chen, J., F.X. Han, and P. Tchounwou. 2014. Biogeochemistry in recycling of trace elements and heavy metals. In Microbiology for Minerals, Metals, Materials and Environment. Abhilash, B. D. Pandey, K. A. Natarajan (eds.). CRC Press. ISBN 9781482257298.

Chen J., Y.Li, L.Zhou, M. Xian, F.X. Han, L.Gan, and Z. Shi. 2014. In situ bioimaging of hydrogen sulfide uncovers its pivotal role in regulating nitric oxide-induced lateral root formation. PLoS ONE 9(2): e90340. doi:10.1371/ journal.pone.0090340

Curtis, J.M*., G.W. Stunz, R.D. Overath, and R.R. Vega. 2014. Otolith chemistry discriminates natal origins of hatchery versus wild spotted seatrout. Fisheries Research 153:31-40. 

Drumhiller, K.L., G.W. Stunz, M.W. Johnson, S. L. Diamond, and M.M. Reese Robillard. 2014. Venting or rapid recompression increase survival and improve recovery of red snapper with barotrauma. Marine and Coastal Fisheries: Dynamics, Management, and Ecosystem Science 6:190-199.

Gorai AK, F. Tulur, and P.B. Tchounwou. 2014. A GIS based approach for the association between air pollution and asthma in New York state, USA.  Int J Environ Res Public Health 11(5):4845-4869.

Hensgen, G.M., G.J. Holt, S.A. Holt, J.A. Williams, and G.W. Stunz. 2014. Habitat quantity, connectivity, and proximity influence nekton community diversity in fragmented seagrass landscapes. Marine Ecology Progress Series 507:139-152. 

Hicks, D.W., L. Lerma, J. Le, T.C. Shirley, J.W. Tunnell, R. Rodriguez* and A. Garcia. 2014. Assessing fish communities of six remnant coral algal reefs off the South Texas coast. Proceedings of the 66th Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, November 4 - 8, 2013, Corpus Christi, Texas, USA.

McComb J*, T.C. Alexander, F.X. Han, and P.B. Tchounwou. 2014. Understanding biogeochemical cycling of trace elements and heavy metals in estuarine ecosystems. Journal of Bioremediation & Biodegradation 5(3).

Nash, H*. and R. McLaughlin. 2014. A policy approach to establish an international network of marine protected areas in the Gulf of Mexico region. 6 Australian Journal of Maritime and Ocean Affairs 1-35.

Nevins, J.A., J. Beseres Pollack, and G.W. Stunz. 2014. Characterizing nekton use of the largest unfished oyster reef in the U.S. in comparison to marsh edge and nonvegetated estuarine habitats. Journal of Shellfish Research 33:227-238.

Paudel, B. and P.A. Montagna.  2014.  Modeling inorganic nutrient distributions  among hydrologic gradients using multivariate approaches. Ecological Informatics 24:35-46.

Thomas, J., D. Wafula, A. Chauhan, S. Green, R. Gragg and C. Jagoe. 2014. A survey of Deepwater Horizon (DWH) oil-degrading bacteria from the eastern oyster biome and its surrounding environment. Frontiers in Microbiology doi:10.3389/fmicb2012.00149 

Turner, E.L., D.A. Bruesewitz, R.F. Mooney, P.A. Montagna, J.W. McClelland, A. Sadovski, and E.J. Buskey.  2014.  Comparing performance of five nutrient phytoplankton zooplankton (NPZ) models in coastal lagoons. Ecological Modelling 277:  13–26.

Zhu, Y., L.Q. Ma, X. Dong, W. Harris, J.C. Bonzongo, and F.X. Han. 2014. Ionic strength reduction and flow interruption enhanced colloid-facilitated Hg release in contaminated soils.  Journal of Hazardous Materials 264:286-292.

Abate, R.S. and E.A. Kronk. 2013. Climate Change and Indigenous Peoples: The Search for Legal Remedies. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar. Print.

Abate R.S. & E.A. Kronk. Commonality Among Unique Indigenous Communities: An Introduction to Climate Change and its Impacts on Indigenous Peoples, 26 Tul. Envt’l L. J. (forthcoming April 2013)

Abate R.S. & E.A. Kronk. International and Domestic Law Dimensions of Climate Justice for Arctic Indigenous Peoples, U. Ottawa L.J. (forthcoming Fall 2013)

Abate. R.S. Ocean Iron Fertilization:  Science, Law, and Uncertainty in Geo-Engineering the Climate:  Law, Ethics and Policy (William C.G. Burns & Andrew Strauss, eds.) (Cambridge University Press, forthcoming July 2013)

Froeschke, B.F., P. Tissot, G.W. Stunz, and J.T. Froeschke. 2013. Spatio-temporal predictive models for juvenile Southern Flounder in Texas estuaries. North American Journal of Fisheries Management (In Press).

Froeschke, B.F., G.W. Stunz, M.M. Reese Robillard, J. Williams, and J.T. Froeschke. 2013. A modeling and field approach to identify essential fish habitat for juvenile bay whiff (Citharichthys spilopterus) and southern flounder (Paralichthys lethostigma) within the Aransas Bay Complex, TX. Estuaries and Coasts (In Press).

Li F., M.  Liu, Z. Li, C. Jiang, F.X. Han and Y. Che. 2013. Changes  in  soil  microbial  biomass  and  functional  diversity  with  a  nitrogen gradient  in  soil  columns. Applied  Soil  Ecology  64:1- 6.

McLaughlin, R. 2013. Offshore Oil and Gas Development in the Gulf of Mexico: Understanding the Recent U.S. and Mexico Treaty on Shared Hydrocarbons. Proceedings of the Third International Symposium on Scientific and Legal Aspects of the Regimes of the Continental Shelf and the Area, Beijing, China. (In Press).

McLaughlin, R. 2013. Signed Contributor to Amicus Brief (David Robertson, Primary Brief Author) to the United States Supreme Court review of Lozman v. City of Rivera Beach, 568 U.S., January 15 2013.

Montagna, P.A., T.A. Palmer, and J. Beseres Pollack. 2013. Hydrological Changes in Estuarine Dynamics. Springer Briefs in Environmental Sciences, New York. 94 pp. doi:10.1007.978-1-4614-5833-3.

*Morris, J and M. A. Owens.  2013.  Beyond Belief: Using cognitive frameworks to evaluate efficiency within section 7 of the Endangered Species Act.  Ecopsychology

Powell, E.N., J. Morson, K.A. Ashton-Alcox and Y. Kim. 2013. Accommodation of the sex ratio in eastern oysters (Crassostrea virginica) to variation in growth and mortality across the estuarine salinity gradient in Delaware Bay. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 93: 533-555.    

Powers, S.P., F.J. Fodrie, S.B. Scyphers, R.L. Shipp, and G.W. Stunz. 2013. Gulf-wide decreases in the size of large coastal sharks documented by generations of fisherman. Marine and Coastal Fisheries (In Press).

Thompson, B.H., J.D. Lehsy, and R.H. Abrams. 2013. A Teacher's Manual for Legal Control of Water Resources. St. Paul, MN: West. Print

Thompson, B.H., J.D. Lehsy, and R.H. Abrams. 2013. Legal Control of Water Resources. St. Paul, MN: West. Print

Abrams, R.H. 2012. Amicus Brief on behalf of Law Professors Interested in Property Law, submitted and cited in the majority opinion of Arkansas Game & Fish Commission v. United States, 133 S. Ct. 511 

Abrams, R.H., 2012.  Legal Convergence of East and West in Contemporary American Water Law, 42 Environmental Law, 42 Environmental Law 65.

Abrams, R.H., 2012.  Water, Climate Change, and the Law: Integrated Eastern States Water Management Founded on a New Cooperative Federalism, 42 Environmental Law Reporter 10433.

Bryan, A.L. Jr., Brant, H.A. Jagoe, C.H., Romanek, C.S. and I.L. Brisbin Jr. 2012. Mercury concentrations in nestling wading birds relative to diet in the southeastern United States: A stable isotope analysis. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology in press.

Chanton, J.P., Cherrier, J., Wilson, R.M., Sarkodee-Adoo, J., Bosman, S., Mickle, A., and W.M. Chaham.  2012.  Radiocarbon evidence that carbon from the Deepwater Horizon spill entered the planktonic food web of the Gulf of Mexico.  Environ. Res. Lett. 7(4) 045303 (4pp).

Chen, J., F.X. Han, F. Wang, H. Zhang, and Z. Shi. 2012. Accumulation and phytotoxicity of microcystin-LR in rice (Oryza sativa). Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 76: 193–199.

Cho, H.J., D.R. Mishra, *J. Wood. 2012. Remote Sensing of Submerged Aquatic Vegetation, Remote Sensing - Applications, Boris Escalante-Ramirez (Ed.), InTech, Available from:

Cintra-Buenrostro, C.E., K.W. Flessa and D.L. Dettman.  2012. Restoration flows for the Colorado River Estuary, México: estimates from oxygen isotopes in the bivalve mollusk Mulinia coloradoensis (Mactridae:Bivalvia).  Wetlands Ecology & Management  20: 313-327.

Cintra-Buenrostro, C.E.  2012. Would predatory drill hole frequency on Chione spp. increase under the suggested climate change scenario? Comparing Pleistocene and Modern rhodolith beds.  International Journal of Modern Botany 2: 103-107.   

*Dugo, M.A., F.X. Han, and P. B. Tchounwou. 2012. Persistent polar stratospheric ozone and emergent mechanisms of ultraviolet radiation-mediated health dysregulation. Reviews on Environmental Health,103-116.

Evans, E.D., Anjaneyulu Y., and P.B. Tchounwou. 2012. Effects of hurricane Katrina on land cover within the Grand Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve in Mississippi, USA. Chapter 6 in: Environmental and Food Safety and Security for South Eastern Europe and Ukraine. NATO Science for Peace and Security Series C. Environmental Security. Vitale (Ed). ISBN 978-94-007-2952-0. Springer Science BV. Dordrecht, Netherland. pp 173-188.

Froeschke, J., and G. W. Stunz. 2012. Hierarchical and interactive habitat selection in response to abiotic and biotic factors: The effect of hypoxia on habitat selection of juvenile estuarine fishes. Environmental Biology of Fishes 93:31-41.

Grunstein, M., McLaughlin, R., Gutierrez, L. 2012. Gulf of Mexico Offshore Transboundary Hydrocarbon Development: Legal Issues Between Mexico & the U.S., The Houston Lawyer, Vol. 50 (3): Nov./Dec. 2012. 22-26 pp.   

Han, F.X., Y. Su, Z. Shi, Y. Xia, W. Tian, V. Philips, D.L. Monts. 2012. Mercury distribution and speciation in floodplain soils and uptake into native earthworms (Diplocardia spp.). Geoderma 170: 261–268.

Kelly, J., F.X. Han, Y. Su, Z. Shi, Y. Xia, V. Philips, D.L. Monts. 2012. Rapid determination of mercury in contaminated soil and plant samples using Hg Direct Analyzer without sample preparation, A comparative study.  Water Air and Soil Pollution (in press).

Khodaverdiloo H., A. Samadi, M. B. Motlagh, S. G. Dashtaki, F.X. Han. 2012. Characterization of parameters of sorption isotherm models of cadmium in selected semi- arid region agricultural cambisols and calcisols. Arabian Journal Geosciences.

Khodaverdiloo, H., M. Rahmanian, S. Rezapour, S.G. Dashtaki, H. Hadi, and F.X. Han. 2012. Effect of Wetting-Drying Cycles on Redistribution of Lead in Some Semi-Arid Zone Soils Spiked with a Lead Salt. Pedosphere 22(3): 304: 313.

Kim, H-C. and P.A. Montagna. 2012. Effects of climate-driven freshwater inflow variability on macrobenthic secondary production in Texas lagoonal estuaries: A modeling study. Ecological Modeling 235-236: 67-80. 

Lewis, D.E., Chauhan, A., White, J.R., Overholt, W., Green, S., Jarostia, P., Wafula, D., and C.H. Jagoe.  2012. Microbial and geochemical assessment of bauxitic unmined and post-mined chronosequence soils from Mocho Mountains, Jamaica.  Microbial Ecology, in press.

Machlis, G., T.A. Frankovich, P.M. Alcolado, E.Garcia-Machado, A.C. Hernandez-Zanuy, R.E. Hueter, N. Knowlton, E. Perera, and J.W. Tunnell, Jr. 2012. US-Cuba Scientific Collaboration – Emerging Issues, and Opportunities in Marine and Related Environmental Sciences. Oceanography 25(2):150-154.

Mayer, L.A., M.C. Boufadel, J. Brenner and 19 other authors including D.W. Yoskowitz. 2012. National Research Council. Approaches for Ecosystem Services Valuation for the Gulf of Mexico after the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: Interim Report. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 162 pp.

Pichardo, S.T., Y. Su and F.X. Han. 2012.  The Potential effects of Arbuscular Mycorrhizae (AM) on the uptake of heavy metals by plants from contaminated soils.  Journal of Bioremediation and Biodegradation 3:10

Powell, E.N., J. Morson, K.A. Ashton-Alcox and Y. Kim. 2012. Accommodation of the sex ratio in eastern oysters (Crassostrea virginica) to variation in growth and mortality across the estuarine salinity gradient in Delaware Bay. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom (JMBA-11-11-OA-0329). In Press.

Santos, C.P., C. Carollo, and D.W. Yoskowitz. 2012. Gulf of Mexico Ecosystem Service Valuation Database (GecoServ): Gathering ecosystem services valuation studies to promote their inclusion in the decision-making process. Marine Policy. In Press.

Schalles, J.F., and C.M. Hladik. 2012. Mapping phytoplankton chlorophyll in turbid, case 2 estuarine and coastal waters. Israel Journal of Plant Science. VIS & IR Spectroscopy in Plant Science. 60 (1-2): 169-192.

Warner, N. and P. Tissot. 2012. Storm flooding sensitivity to sea level rise for Galveston Bay, Texas. Ocean Engineering 44: 23-32.

Washington, M., P. Kirui, H.J. Cho& C. Wafo-Soh. 2012. Data-driven correction for light attenuation in shallow waters. Remote Sensing Letters 3(4): 335-242.

Yoskowitz, D.W., C.P. Santos, and C. Carollo. 2012. Integrating ecosystem services into restoration decisions for the Gulf of Mexico: Workshop Proceedings. 22 pp.

Yoskowitz, D.W., C. Carollo, J. Beseres-Pollack, C.P. Santos, K. Welder, and J. Francis. 2012. Assessment of Changing Ecosystem Services Provided by Wetland Habitat in the Galveston Bay Region. 74 pp. Prepared for the Gulf of Mexico Foundation and the Gulf of Mexico Alliance Habitat Conservation and Restoration Program

Abate R.S.2011.A Tale of Two Carbon Sinks:  Can Forest Carbon Management Serve as a Framework to Implement Ocean Iron Fertilization as a Climate Change Treaty Compliance Mechanism?,1 Seattle J. Environ. L. 1.

Apeti, D.A., Y. Kim and G.G. Lauenstein. 2011. Occurrence of disease and parasites in oysters from the Chesapeake Bay: NOAA Mussel Watch Program. Chapter 10. In: Mason, A.L., D. Apeti, and D. Whitall (eds.), National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science (NCCOS) Research Highlights in the Chesapeake Bay. NOAA Technical Memorandum NOS NCCOS 128, National Ocean Service, National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science, Silver Spring, MD. pp. 83-96.

Boleques, A., J. Cherrier, M. Abazinge, and G. Matungwa. 2011. Installation of a Bioretention/Rain Garden to Mitigate Agricultural Irrigation Runoff from a Container Plant Nursery. Proc. Fla. State Hort. Soc. 123: 1-4.

Brown, C., K. Andrews, J. Brenner, J.W. Tunnell, C. Canfield, C. Dorsett, M. Driscoll, E. Johnson, and S. Kaderka. 2011. Strategy for Restoring the Gulf of Mexico (A Cooperative NGO Report). The Nature Conservancy. Arlington, VA. 23 pp.

Cameron K.S., Buchner V. and Tchounwou P.B.  2011.  Exploring the molecular mechanisms of nickel-induced genotoxicity and carcinogenicity: a literature review. Rev Environ Health, 6(2): 81-92.

Chen, S.S, Huang, W., Chen,W., and H. Wang. 2011. Remote sensing analysis of rainstorm effects on sediment concentrations in Apalachicola Bay, USA. Journal of Hydroinformatics 6: 147-155.

Cho, H.J. and P. Biber. 2011. Habitat Suitability Index for Submerged Aquatic Vegetation of the Mississippi Coast. Final Report to MS-AL Sea Grant Consortium. June 2011. 22 pp.

Coopersmith, E. J., B. Minsker, and P. Montagna. 2011. Understanding and forecasting hypoxia using machine learning algorithms. Journal of Hydroinformatics 13:64 80. DOI:10.2166/hydro.2010.040.

Dash, P., Walker, N., Mishra, D., Hu, C., Pinckney, J., and D’Sa, E. 2011. Estimation of cyanobacterial pigments in a freshwater lake using OCM satellite data, Remote Sensing of Environment, 115, 12, 3409-3423.

Dorsett, A.M., Cherrier, J., Martin, J.B. and J.E. Cable. 2011. Assessing hydrologic and biogeochemical controls on porewater dissolve inorganic carbon flux in a subterranean estuary: a 14C and 13C mass balance approach. Marine Chemistry 127: 76-89.

Ellis, S.L., L.S. Incze, P. Lawton, H. Ojaveer, B.R. MacKenzie, C.R. Pitcher, T.C. Shirley, M. Eero, J.W. Tunnell, Jr., P.J. Doherty, and B.M. Zeller. 2011. Four Regional Marine Biodiversity Studies: Approaches and Contributions to Ecosystem-Based Management. PLoS ONE 6(4): 18997. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0018997.

Ford, S.E., J. Paterno, E. Scarpa, N.A. Stokes, Y. Kim, E.N. Powell and D. Bushek. 2011. Widespread survey finds no evidence of Haplosporidium nelsoni (MSX) in Gulf of Mexico oysters. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 93:251-256.

Garmendia, L., M. Soto, U. Vicario, Y. Kim, M. P. Cajaraville and I. Marigómez. 2011. Application of a battery of biomarkers in mussel digestive gland to assess long-term effects of the Prestige oil spill in Galicia and Bay of Biscay: Tissue-level biomarkers and histopathology. Journal of Environmental Monitoring 13:915–932.

Henry, N.D., L. Robinson, E. Johnson, J. Cherrier, and M. Abazinge. 2011. Phenanthrene Emulsification and Biodegradation using Rhamnolipid Biosurfactants and Acinetobacter Calcoaceticus, in vitr. Bioremediation Journal 15: 109-120.

Huang W., Mukherjee D. and S. Chen. 2011. Assessment of Hurricane Ivan impact on chlorophyll-a in Pensacola Bay by MODIS 250 by remote sensing. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 62(3): 490-498.

Huang, W., X. Liu, X. Chen , M.S. Flannery. 2011. Critical Flow for Water Management in a Shallow Tidal River Based on Estuarine Residence Time. Water Resources Management 25:2367-2385.

Lu, D and Cho, H.J. 2011. An improved water-depth correction algorithm for seagrass mapping using  hyperspectral data. Remote Sensing Letters 2(2): 91-97.

March, R.G. and E.H. Smith. 2011. Combining Available Spatial Data to Define Restoration Goals. Ecological Restoration 29: 252-260.

March, R.G. and E.H. Smith. 2011. Modeling Potential Coastal Vegetation Response to Sea Level Rise and Storm Surge on Estuarine Peninsulas. Journal of Coastal Research doi:

Marshall, A., Robinson, L. and Owens, M.A. 2011. Coastal Construction Trends in Response to Coastal Erosion: An Opportunity for Adaptation. Journal of Coastal Conservation: Planning and Management 15(1), 61-72.

Montagna, P. A., J. Brenner, J. Gibeaut, and S. Morehead.  2011.  Coastal Impacts.  In: Schmandt, J., G.R. North, and J. Clarkson (eds.), The Impact of Global Warming on Texas, second edition. University of Texas Press, Austin, Texas, pp. 96-123.

Montagna, P., G. Ward, and B. Vaughan. 2011. The importance of freshwater inflows to Texas estuaries. In: Griffin, R.C. (ed.), Water Policy in Texas: Responding to the Rise of Scarcity, The RFF Press, Washington, D.C. pp. 107-127.

Odewumi, CO, Buggs, R., Badisa V. L., Latinwo LM, Badisa R. B., Ikediobi CO, Darling-Reed SF, and Owens MA. 2011. Mitigative action of monoisoamyl-2,3-dimercaptosuccinate (MiADMS) against cadmium-induced damage in cultured rat normal liver cells, Toxicology In Vitro. 25(8):1733-1739.

Owens, M.A. 2011. I Am, Because We Are; and Since We Are, Therefore I Am. in Carmichael, C. Hoekenga, A. Riggs, J. Phillips (Eds.) National Council of Churches EcoJustice Program, Washington DC.

Palmer, T. A., P. A. Montagna, J. B. Pollack, R. D. Kalke, and H. R. DeYoe. 2011. The role of freshwater inflow in lagoons, rivers, and bays. Hydrobiologia 667: 49-67. DOI: 10.1007/s10750-011-0637-0

Pollack, J. B., T. A. Palmer, and P. A. Montagna. 2011. Long-term trends in the response of benthic macrofauna to climate variability in the Lavaca-Colorado Estuary, Texas. Marine Ecology Progress Series 436: 67–80. doi:10.3354/meps09267

Pollack, J. B., H. -C. Kim, *E. K. Morgan, and P. A. Montagna. 2011. Role of flood disturbance in natural oyster (Crassostrea virginica) population maintenance in an estuary in South Texas, USA. Estuaries and Coasts 34:187–197. DOI 10.1007/s12237-010-9338-6.

Tunnell, J.W., Jr., and G.F. Crozier. 2011 (dated 2010, released 12/2011). Foreword – Gulf of Mexico Marine Labs.Gulf of Mexico Science, Special Edition – Gulf of Mexico Marine Labs 23 (1&2):1-4.

Tunnell, J.W., Jr. 2011 (dated 2010, released 12/2011). History of the Center for Coastal Studies. Gulf of Mexico Science, Special Edition – Gulf of Mexico Marine Labs 23 (1&2):42-55.

Tunnell, J.W., Jr. 2011 (dated 2010, released 2011). History of the Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. Gulf of Mexico Science, Special Edition – Gulf of Mexico Marine Labs 23 (1&2):56-70.

Tunnell, J.W., Jr. 2011 (dated 2010, released 12/2011). “Windows on the Sea” Southern Association of Marine Laboratories: The First 25 Years. Gulf of Mexico Science, Special Edition – Gulf of Mexico Marine Labs 23 (1&2):230-235.

Velma, V., and P.B. Tchounwou. 2011. Hexavalent chromium-induced multiple biomarker responses in liver and kidney of goldfish, Carassius auratus. Environmental Toxicology 26: 649-656.

Wan W. and W. Huang. 2011. Investigation on complete characteristics curves and hydraulic transient of centrifugal pump, Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology 25:2583-2590.

Wang Y., Aker W.G., Hwang H.M., Yedjou C.G., Yu H., Tchounwou P.B. 2011. A study of the mechanism of in vitro cytotoxicity of metal oxide nanoparticles using catfish primary hepatocytes and human HepG2 cells. Sci Total Environ. 409(22):4753-62.

Wilbon, A., Bundy, M., and Clark, K. 2011. Case Study: Entrepreneurship in the Chesapeake Bay Oyster Industry. International Journal of Case Studies in Management 9;1-15.


Cho, H.J. and C. Nica. 2010. A study of seagrass at Grand Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, Mississippi. Proceedings of the 2009 MS Water Resource Conference, 114-117.

Cho, H.J. and D. Lu. 2010. A water-depth correction algorithm for submerged vegetation spectra. Remote Sensing Letters 1:29-35.

Cho, H.J., D. Lu, and M. Washington. 2010. Water correction algorithm application for underwater vegetation signal improvement. Proceedings of the 2009 MS Water Resource Conference 152-155

Cho, H.J. and P. Biber. 2010. Seed Propagation Protocol for Wigeongrass (Ruppia maritima L.) (Mississippi). Ecological Restoration Vol. 28(2): 135-137.

Etnoyer, PJ., J. Wood, and T.C. Shirley. 2010. How large is the seamount biome? Oceanography Vol. 23: 206-209.

Gaye, G., H. Kim, and H. J. Cho. 2010. A study on spectral bands for detecting submerged aquatic vegetation from hyperspectral data. Proceedings of ADMI 2010 (in CD-Rom); 4 pg.

Heckscher, C. M.  2010.  Delaware Photuris fireflies (Coleoptera: Lampyridae): New state records, conservation status, and habitat associations.  Entomological News 121:498-505. [Although date is 2010 it was published in 2012]

Huang, W. 2010, Enhancement of the Turbulence Sub-model for More Accurate Predictions of Vertical Stratifications in 3D Coastal and Estuarine Modeling. International Journal of Ocean and Climate Systems 1: 37-50.

Huang, W. 2010. Hydrodynamic modeling and ecohydrological analysis of river inflow effects on Apalachicola Bay, Florida, USA. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 86: 526-534.

Islam T., W. Merrell, and W. Seitz. 2010. Galveston Futures: Developing a Disaster Resilient Community. J. Geog. and Regional Planning, Vol. 3(1), pp. 1-7.

Masse, R. J., and K. Vulinec. 2010. Possible impact of mulitflora rose on breeding bird diversity in riparian forest fragments of central Delaware. Northeastern Naturalist 17:647-658.

Roy, M., Martin, J.B., Cherrier, J., Cable, J.E., and C.G. Smith. 2010. Influence of sealevel rise on iron diagenesis in an east Florida subterranean estuary. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 74: 5560-5573.

Simoniello, C., P. Tissot, D. McKee, A. Adams, R. Ball, and R. Butler. 2010. A cooperative approach to resource management: Texas gamefish win. J. Marine Tech. Soc. 44(5):5-9.

Tuluri F, R.S. Reddy, Y. Anjaneyul, J. Colonias and P.B. Tchounwou. 2010. Environmental modeling, technology, and communication for land falling tropical cyclone/hurricane prediction. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health, 7(5), 1937-1952.

Velma, V., and P.B. Tchounwou. 2010. Chromium-induced biochemical, genotoxic and histopathologic effects in liver and kidney of Goldfish, Carassius auratus. Mutation Research - Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis, Vol. 698, (1-2): 43-51.

Wang, H., C. M. Hladik, W. Huang, K. Milla, L. Edmiston, M. A. Harwell, and J. F. Schalles. 2010. Detecting the spatial and temporal variability of chlorophyll-a concentration and total suspended solids in Apalachicola Bay, Florida using MODIS imagery. International Journal of Remote Sensing 31(2):439-453.

Watkins, J. and Cho, H.J. 2010. Seasonal and spatial variations of macrobenthic invertebrates in three Mississippi Gulf Coast bayous. Journal of Mississippi Academy of Sciences Vol. 55(2) 154-169.

Xiao, H. and W. Huang. 2010. Effects of turbulence models on numerical simulations of wave breaking and run-up on a mild slope beach. Journal of Hydrodynamics, Ser. B 22: 166-171.

Arismendez, S. S., H. Kim, J. Brenner, and P. Montagna. 2009. Application of watershed analyses and ecosystem modeling to investigate land-water nutrient coupling processes in the Guadalupe Estuary, Texas. Ecological Informatics 4:243-253.

Bhatti, A., D. Rundquist, J. Schalles, L. Ramirez, S. Nasu, and M. Takagi, 2009. A comparision between above-water surface and subsurface spectral reflectances collected over inland waters. GeoCarto International, 24: 2, 133-141.

Cho, H.J. and Y.L. Sanders. 2009. Note on Organic Dormancy of Estuarine Ruppia maritima seeds. Hydrobiologia 617: 197-201.

Cho, H.J., P. Biber, and C. Nica. 2009. The Rise of Ruppia in Seagrass Beds: Changes in coastal environment and research needs. Chapter (In) Handbook on Environmental Quality (Eds.) Evan K. Drury and Tylor S. Pridgen. Nova Science Publishers, Inc. Hauppauge, NY. (ISBN: 978-1-60741-420-9).

Dittmar, T., Cherrier, J., and K. Ludwichowski. 2009. Dissolved and Particulate Amino Acids Practical Guidelines in the Analysis of Seawater - Chapter 5. In Practical Guidelines in the Analysis of Seawater (ed) Oliver Wurl.

Finkbeiner, M., J. D. Simons, C. Robinson, J. Wood, A. Summers, and C. Lopez. 2009. Atlas of Shallow-Water Benthic Habitats of Coastal Texas: Espiritu Santo Bay to Lower Laguna Madre. NOAA Coastal Services Center, Charleston, SC.

Gitelson, A., D. Rundquist, G. Dall’Olmo, W. Moses, and B. Leavitt, 2009. Proximal sensing of individual lakes using field spectroradiometry. Chapter 2 in Chipman, J., L. Ohlmanson, and A. Gitelson, Remote sensing methods for lake management: a guide for resource managers and decision-makers. Madison, WI: North American Lake Management Society.

Islam T., W. Merrell, W. Seitz, and R. Harris.  2009. Origin, Distribution and Timing of Texas Hurricanes: 1851-2006. Natural Hazards Review, Vol. 10 (4): 136-144.

Pataki, D.E., Carreiro, M.M., Cherrier, J., Grulke, N.E., *Jennings, V. , Pincetl, S.,. Pouyat, R.V., Whitlow, T.H., and W. C. Zipperer. 2011. Coupling biogeochemical cycles in urban environments: ecosystem services, green solutions, and misconceptions. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 9: 27–36.

Reiter, M. A., M. Saintil, Z. Yang, and D. Pokrajac. 2009. Derivation of a GIS-based watershed-scale conceptual model for the St. Jones River Delaware from habitat-scale conceptual models. J. Environ. Manag. 90:3253-3265.

Reiter, M. A., P. C. Coggins, and M. E. Howse. 2009. Designing an integrated interdisciplinary Environmental Science curriculum using an IRMA chart: An example from Bethune-Cookman University. In: Filho, W. L. ed., Environmental Education, Communication and Sustainability Vol. 31: Sustainability at Universities: Opportunities, Challenges and Trends. Peter Lang Scientific Publishers. Ch. 12, pp 153-162.

Rundquist, D., A. Gitelson, M. Lawson, G. Keydan, B. Leavitt, R. Perk, J. Keck, D. Mishra, and S. Narumalani, 2009. Proximal sensing of coral features: spectral characterization of Sidastrea siderea. GIScience and Remote Sensing, 46:2, 139-160.

Schill, S.R., D. Rundquist, A. Filippi, K. Kvamme, J. Cothren, and J. Tullis. 2009. In Situ Sensors and Field Methods. In Earth Observing Platforms & Sensors: Manual of Remote Sensing (3rd Edition) Volume 1.1, edited by Mark Jackson, pp 321-386, American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Bethesda, MD.

Tunnell, J.W., Jr., D.C. Weaver, and T.C. Shirley. 2009. Recent research on South Texas topographic features: Ecology. Proceedings: Twenty-fifth Gulf of Mexico Information Transfer Meeting. Minerals Management Service, OCS Study MMS 2009-051, New Orleans, LA. Pp. 202-209.

Weaver, D.C., J. W. Tunnell, Jr., and T.C. Shirley. 2009. Recent research on South Texas topographic features: Mapping. Proceedings: Twenty-fifth Gulf of Mexico Information Transfer Meeting. Minerals Management Service. OCS Study MMS 2009-051, New Orleans, LA. Pp. 193-201.

Wood, J.  2009. Review of Communicating Environmental Geoscience. D.G.E. Liverman, C.P.G. Pereira, and B. Marker, eds. Science Editor 32(5).

Cho, H. J. and May, C. A. 2008. Short-term spatial variations in the beds of Ruppia maritima (Ruppiaceae) and Halodule wrightii (Cymodoceaceae) at Grand Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, Mississippi, USA. Journal of Mississippi Academy of Sciences 53: 133-145.

Cho, H.J., Lu, D., Kelley. J, and McGregor, L. 2008. Experimental Approach to Improve Canopy Area Estimation of Submerged Vegetation. Proceedings of 2008 International ESRI User Conference.

Fan, C., A. Wilbon and M.A. Reiter. 2008. An ecological conceptual model for Monie Bay NERR Site: A case study on ecosystem management. J. Environ. Monit. Restor. 5:01-10.

Gitelson, A., D. Rundquist, G. Dall’Olmo, B. Leavitt, and W. Moses, 2008. Real-time proximal sensing of water quality. In Heiskary, S. (Ed.), Remote Sensing Methods for Lake Management: A Guide for Resource Managers and Decision Makers, North American Lake Management Society.

Gitelson, A., G. Dall’Olmo, W. Moses, D. Rundquist, T. Barrow, and T. Fischer. 2008. A simple semi-analytic model for remote chlorophyll-a estimation in turbid, productive waters: validation. Remote Sensing of the Environment 112: 3582-3593.

Johnson, E., A.D. Apeti, S. Haynes and L. Robinson. 2008. Solute or Heat Transport in a Flat Duct. Am. J. Environ. Sci., 4: 721-726.

Ozbay, G. ., M. Jackson, N. Munyei, and M. Reiter. 2008. Temperature and salinity dependent phytoplankton profiles for the St. Jones River Watershed, Delaware. JEMREST 4:29-38.

Patlolla, A., Armstrong, N. and Tchounwou, P. 2008. Cytogenetic evaluation of potassium dichromate toxicity in bone marrow cells of Sprague Dawley rats. Metal Ions in Biology and Medicine, 10, 353-358.

Perk, R., D. Rundquist, and A. Gitelson, 2008. Airborne hyperspectral remote sensing: the CALMIT system. In Heiskary, S. (Ed.), Remote Sensing Methods for Lake Management: A Guide for Resource Managers and Decision Makers, North American Lake Management Society.

Surratt, D., Cherrier, J., Cable, J. and L. Robinson. 2008. Historical changes in N, C, P, and isotope ratios in Apalachicola Bay Florida. Journal of Coastal Research, 24(3):660-671.

Takougang, I., Barbazan, P., Tchounwou, P. and Noumi, E. 2008. The value of the freshwater snail dip scoop sampling method in maroinvertebrates bioassessment of sugar mill wastewater pollution in Mbandjock, Cameroon. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 5(1), 68-75.

Tchounwou, P. 2008. Arsenic Toxicity and Carcinogenesis: a Public Health Risk Assessment and Management Approach. In: Environmental Toxicology II. Kungolo AG, Brebbia CA and Zamorano M. (ed). WIT Press, Southampton, United Kingdom. pp 71-82.

Velma, V. and Tchounwou, P. 2008. Acute toxicity of sodium dichromate to goldfish, Carassium auratus. Metal Ions in Biology and Medicine, 10, 642-646.

Walker, S., J.C. Lund, D.G. Schumacher, P.A. Brakhage, B.C. McManus, J.D. Miller, M.M. Augustine, J.J. Carney, R.S. Holland, K.D. Hoagland, J.C. Holz, T.M. Barrow, D.C. Rundquist, and A.A. Gitelson. 2008. Nebraska Experience. Cyanobacterial Harmful Algal Blooms: State of the Science and Research Needs. In K. Hudnell (ed.), Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. pp. 139-152. Springer Science.

Wilbon, A.D., Crump, M., and Jackson, D.  2008. Strategy Choice and Environmental Challenges in Small to Medium Sized Auto Services Firms. The Management Case Study Journal 8: 19-36.

Yang, Z., M. Reiter and A.O. Anoruo. 2008. "Application of ArcGIS to examine the relationship between changes in forest fragmentation and land development in the State of Delaware", Proceedings of the National Conference on Agriculture and Natural Resource Conservation and Management. Journal of Environ. Monitoring & Restoration

Zhou, J., A. Gilerson, I. Ioannou, S. Hlaing, J. Schalles, B. Gross, F. Moshary, and S. Ahmed. 2008. Retrieving quantum yield of sun-induced chlorophyll fluorescence near surface from hyperspectral in-situ measurement in productive water. Optic Express, 16: 17468-17483.

Cho, H.J. 2007. Depth-variant spectral characteristics of submersed aquatic vegetation (SAV) detected by Landsat 7 ETM+. International Journal of Remote Sensing 28:1455-1467.

Gitelson, A.A., Schalles, J., Hladik, C.M. 2007. Remote chlorophyll-a retrieval in turbid productive estuarine: Chesapeake Bay case study. Remote Sensing of Environment, 109: 464–472.

Gilerson, A., J. Zhou, S. Hlaing, I. Ioannou, J. Schalles, B. Gross, F. Moshary, and S. Ahmed. 2007. Fluorescence component in the reflectance spectra from coastal waters.Dependence on water composition. Optics Express 15(24): 15702-15721.

Hsieh, Y.P.  2007. A novel multi-elemental scanning thermal analysis (MESTA) method for the identification and characterization of solid substances. J. AOAC International 90:54-59.

Mishra, D., S. Narumalani, D. Rundquist, M. Lawson, and R. Perk. 2007. Enhancing the detection and classification of coral reef and associated benthic habitats: a hyper spectral remote sensing approach. Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol. 112,

Myles, L., Meyers, T. P and Robinson, L.  2007. Relaxed eddy accumulation measurements of ammonia, nitric acid, sulfur dioxide and particulate sulfate dry deposition near Tampa, FL, USA. Environmental Research Letters 2, 8 pp.

Pokrajac, D., Reljin, N., Reiter, M., Stotts, S. & Scarborough, R. 2007. Signal Processing of St. Jones River, Delaware Water Level Data, Proceedings of ETRAN 2007, Herceg Novi, Montenegro.

Pokrajac, D., Reljin, N., Reiter, M., Stotts, S., Scarborough, R. & Nikolic, J. 2007. Adaptive Filters for Water Level Data  Processing, Proceedings of TELSIKS 2007, Nis, Serbia.

Song, Y., Zhao, S., Tchounwou, P. and Liu Y-M. 2007. A nanoparticle-based solid phase extraction method for liquid chromatography-electrospray ionization-tandem mass spectrometric analysis. Journal of Chromatography A 1166, 79-84.

Yang, Z. and M. Reiter. 2007. Estimating chlorophyll a concentrations in the coastal St. Jones River watershed using AISA images", Journal of Environ. Monitoring &Restoration 4:00-00.

Yang, Z and M. Reiter. 2007. "Land use/cover changes within riparian buffers in the State of Delaware", Journal of Environ. Monitoring & Restoration 4:00-00.

Young, L.P. and E.H. Smith. 2007. Application of GIS Methods for Environmental Learning in South Texas. 2007 ESRI Educational User Conference Proceedings, San Diego, California.

Chauhan A., and. Williams Henry N. 2006. Response of Bdellovibrio and Like Organisms (BALOs) to the Migration of Naturally Occurring Bacteria to Chemo Attractants. Current Microbiology 53: 516-522.

Cho, H.J., J.H. Young, and C.A. May. 2006. Temporal variation in depth distribution of coastal submerged vegetation. Proceedings of the ESRI User Conference 28 pp.

Cho, H.J., and C.A. May. 2006. Geospatial modeling approach for prediction of potential SAV habitat increase with restoration effects. Proceedings of the 20th Coastal Society Meetings.

Haynes, S., Gragg, R., Johnson, E., Robinson, L., and Orazio, C. 2006.  An Evaluation of a Reagentless Method for the Determination of Total Mercury in Aquatic Life, Water, Air & Soil Pollution 172: 359-374.

Lawson, M., B. Leavitt, D. Rundquist, N. Emanuel, R. Perk, J. Keck, and M. Hauschild. 2006. Compensating for irradiance fluxes when measuring the spectral reflectance of corals in-situ. GIScience & Remote Sensing. 43: 181-197.

Milla, K., and S. Kish. 2006. A Low-cost microprocessor and infrared sensor system for automating water infiltration measurements. Computers and Electronics in Agriculture, 53: 122-129.

Mishra, D., S. Narumalani, D. Rundquist, and M. Lawson, 2006. Benthic habitat mapping in tropical marine environments using QuickBird multispectral data. Photogrammetric Engineering & Remote Sensing, 72: 1037–1048.

Myles, L., Robinson, L. and Meyers, T. P. 2006. Atmospheric Ammonia Measurement with an Ion Mobility Spectrometer. Atmospheric Environment, 40: 5745-5752.

Schalles, J. F. 2006. Optical remote sensing techniques to estimate phytoplankton chlorophyll a  concentrations in coastal waters with varying suspended matter and CDOM concentrations.  In: (L. Richardson and E. Ledrew, editors) Remote Sensing of Aquatic Coastal Ecosystem Processes: Science and Management Applications. Springer. pp. 27-79.

Smith, C.G., Cable, J.E., Martin, J.B., Cherrier, J. and M. Roy. 2006. Mixing in the subterranean estuary:  a comparison of Radon-222 pore water models. In: V.P. Singh and Y.J. Xu (Editors), Annual American Institute of Hydrology Meeting & International Conference.

Williams, HN and Pineiro, S. A. 2006. Ecology of the Predatory Bdellovibrio and Like- Organisms. In: Predatory Prokaryotes – Biology, Ecology and Evolution, Series:Microbiology Monographs Vol. 4, Ed. Edouard Jurkevitch, Springer

Apeti, D.A., Robinson, L. and Johnson, E.  2005.  Relationships between Heavy Metal Concentrations in the American Oyster (Crassostrea virginica) and Metal Levels in the Water Column and Sediment in Apalachicola Bay, Florida.  American Journal of Environmental Science 1: 176-189.

Apeti, D.A., Johnson, E. and Robinson, L. 2005.  A Model for Bioaccumulation of Metals in Crassostrea virginica from Apalachicola Bay, Florida. American Journal of Environmental  Science 1: 239-248.

Baer, M.L. and Williams, HN. 2005. Micavibrio.  In: The Proteobacteria, Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd Edition, Volume 2, Eds. Brenner, Krieg, Staley and Garrity, Springer-Verlag, 1057-1058, New York, NY.

Baer, M.L. and Williams, HN. 2005. Vampirovibrio.  In: The Proteobacteria, Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd Edition, Volume 2, Eds. Brenner, Krieg, Staley and Garrity, Springer-Verlag, 1058, New York, NY.

Chigbu, P., Gordon, S. & Strange, T. 2005. Fecal coliform disappearance rates in a northcentral Gulf of Mexico estuary. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 65:309-318.

Chigbu, P., Gordon, S., & Strange, T. 2005. Fecal coliform bacteria disappearance rates in a north-central Gulf of Mexico Estuary.  Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 65: 309-318.

Dorsey W.C., Ford, B.D., Roane, L., Haynie, D.T., and Tchounwou P.B. 2005. Induced  Mitogenic Activity in AML-12 Mouse Hepatocytes Exposed to Low-dose Ultra-Wideband Electromagnetic Radiation. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2:24-30.

Hill D.D., Owens W.E., and Tchounwou P.B. 2005. Impact of Animal Waste Application on Runoff Water Quality in Field Experimental Plots. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2(2), 314-321, 2005.

Hill D.D., Owens W.E. and Tchounwou P.B. 2005. Comparative Assessment of the Physico-Chemical and Bacteriological Qualities of Selected Streams in Louisiana. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2:94-100.

Patlolla A., and Tchounwou P.B. 2005. Cytogenetic Evaluation of Arsenic Trioxide Toxicity in Sprague-Dawley Rats. Mutation Research – Genetic Toxicology and EnvironmentalMutagenesis 587(1-2): 126-133.

Tong, C., Zhang, W., Wang, H., Tang, G., Yang, G., and Jinshui Wu. 2005. Relationship between organic carbon and water content in four type wetland sediments in Sanjiang Plain. Chinese Journal of Environmental Science, 26: 38-42.

Wang, H. and E. C. Ellis. 2005. Image misregistration error in change measurements. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 7: 1037-1044.

Cherrier, J., and J.E. Bauer. 2004. Bacterial utilization of transient plankton-derived dissolved organic carbon and nitrogen inputs in surface ocean waters. Aquatic Microbial Ecology, 35: 229-241.

Chigbu, P., Gordon, S., & Strange, T. 2004. Influence of inter-annual variation in climatic factors on fecal coliform levels in Mississippi Sound. Water Research 38: 4341-4352.

Dorsey W.C., and Tchounwou P.B. 2004. Pentachlorophenol-induced cytotoxic, mitogenic, and endocrine-disrupting activities in channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus. International Journal of  Environmental Research and Public Health. 1:90-99.

Ishaque AB, Tchounwou PB, Wilson BA and Washington T.  2004. Developmental arrest in Japanese medaka (Oryzias latipes) embryos exposed to sublethal concentrations of atrazine and arsenic trioxide. Journal of Environmental Biology 25:1-6.

McCallister, S.L., Bauer, J.E., Cherrier, J., and H. Ducklow. 2004. Assessing sources and ages of organic matter supporting river and estuarine production: A multiple isotope (14C, 13C and 15N) approach. Limnology and Oceanography, 49(5): 1687-1702.

Tchounwou PB, and Ayensu W. 2004. Health risk assessment and management of mercury poisoning. Metal Ions in Biology and Medicine, 8, 8-13.

Tchounwou P.B., Centeno J.A. and Patlolla A.K. 2004. Arsenic toxicity, mutagenesis and carcinogenesis - a health risk assessment and management approach. Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry 255: 47-55.

Tchounwou P.B., Patlolla A.K. and Centeno J.A. 2004. Serum aminotransferases as biomarkers of arsenic-induced hepatotoxicity. Metal Ions in Biology and Medicine, 8, 284-288.

Tchounwou P.B., Yedjou C.G., Foxx D., Ishaque A. and Shen E. 2004. Lead-induced cytotoxicity and transcriptional activation of stress genes in human liver carcinoma cells (HepG2). Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry 255: 161-170.

Zhao, L., Robinson, L., Paul, R. L., Greenberg, R. R. and Miao, S. L., 2004. Determination of Carbon, Nitrogen, and Phosphorus in Cattail (Typha latifolia) using Cold Neutron Prompt Gamma Activation Analysis, J. Radioanal. Nucl. Chem., Articles, 263.

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