Karen A Kidd

Summary

Affiliation: Saint John
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Biomagnification of mercury through lake trout (Salvelinus namaycush) food webs of lakes with different physical, chemical and biological characteristics
    Karen A Kidd
    Canadian Rivers Institute and Biology Department, University of New Brunswick, Saint John, NB, Canada E2L 4L5
    Sci Total Environ 438:135-43. 2012
  2. pmc Collapse of a fish population after exposure to a synthetic estrogen
    Karen A Kidd
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Freshwater Institute, 501 University Crescent, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3T 2N6
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:8897-901. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Low concentrations of selenium in stream food webs of eastern Canada
    Timothy D Jardine
    Canadian Rivers Institute and Department of Biology, University of New Brunswick, Saint John, NB, Canada
    Sci Total Environ 409:785-91. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Mercury concentrations in Arctic food fishes reflect the presence of anadromous Arctic charr (Salvelinus alpinus), species, and life history
    Heidi K Swanson
    Canadian Rivers Institute, University of New Brunswick, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 4L5, Canada
    Environ Sci Technol 44:3286-92. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Evidence of impaired health in yellow perch (Perca flavescens) from a biological mercury hotspot in northeastern North America
    Katharina L Batchelar
    Canadian Rivers Institute, University of New Brunswick, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
    Environ Toxicol Chem 32:627-37. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Biochemical and histopathological effects in pearl dace (Margariscus margarita) chronically exposed to a synthetic estrogen in a whole lake experiment
    Vince P Palace
    Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Freshwater Institute, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 2N6, Canada
    Environ Toxicol Chem 25:1114-25. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Reproductive health of yellow perch (Perca flavescens) from a biological mercury hotspot in Nova Scotia, Canada
    Katharina L Batchelar
    Canadian Rivers Institute, University of New Brunswick, 100 Tucker Park Road, Saint John, NB, Canada
    Sci Total Environ 454:319-27. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of mercury concentrations in landlocked, resident, and sea-run fish (Salvelinus spp.) from Nunavut, Canada
    Heidi Swanson
    Canadian Rivers Institute and Biology Department, University of New Brunswick, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
    Environ Toxicol Chem 30:1459-67. 2011
  9. pmc Increasing mercury in yellow perch at a hotspot in Atlantic Canada, Kejimkujik National Park
    Brianna Wyn
    Canadian Rivers Institute and Biology Department, University of New Brunswick, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada, E2L 4L5
    Environ Sci Technol 44:9176-81. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Factors affecting water strider (Hemiptera: Gerridae) mercury concentrations in lotic systems
    Timothy D Jardine
    Canadian Rivers Institute and Department of Biology, University of New Brunswick, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L4L5, Canada
    Environ Toxicol Chem 28:1480-92. 2009

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Biomagnification of mercury through lake trout (Salvelinus namaycush) food webs of lakes with different physical, chemical and biological characteristics
    Karen A Kidd
    Canadian Rivers Institute and Biology Department, University of New Brunswick, Saint John, NB, Canada E2L 4L5
    Sci Total Environ 438:135-43. 2012
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  2. pmc Collapse of a fish population after exposure to a synthetic estrogen
    Karen A Kidd
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Freshwater Institute, 501 University Crescent, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3T 2N6
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:8897-901. 2007
    ..Our observations demonstrate that the concentrations of estrogens and their mimics observed in freshwaters can impact the sustainability of wild fish populations...
  3. doi request reprint Low concentrations of selenium in stream food webs of eastern Canada
    Timothy D Jardine
    Canadian Rivers Institute and Department of Biology, University of New Brunswick, Saint John, NB, Canada
    Sci Total Environ 409:785-91. 2011
    ..Because concentrations were below known toxicity thresholds for fish and other consumers, these results suggest that Se is not an environmental issue in New Brunswick streams that do not receive direct inputs from mining activities...
  4. doi request reprint Mercury concentrations in Arctic food fishes reflect the presence of anadromous Arctic charr (Salvelinus alpinus), species, and life history
    Heidi K Swanson
    Canadian Rivers Institute, University of New Brunswick, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 4L5, Canada
    Environ Sci Technol 44:3286-92. 2010
    ..In contrast to semelparous anadromous species, biotransport of Hg by anadromous Arctic charr appears to be offset by increased growth of freshwater fishes...
  5. doi request reprint Evidence of impaired health in yellow perch (Perca flavescens) from a biological mercury hotspot in northeastern North America
    Katharina L Batchelar
    Canadian Rivers Institute, University of New Brunswick, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
    Environ Toxicol Chem 32:627-37. 2013
    ..These findings raise concerns for the health of these perch as well as for other wild fish populations known to have similarly elevated Hg concentrations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Biochemical and histopathological effects in pearl dace (Margariscus margarita) chronically exposed to a synthetic estrogen in a whole lake experiment
    Vince P Palace
    Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Freshwater Institute, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 2N6, Canada
    Environ Toxicol Chem 25:1114-25. 2006
    ..Biochemical and histopathological impacts observed in fish exposed to EE2 in this study have not yet been linked to clear population level impacts in pearl dace. Monitoring of these populations is ongoing...
  7. doi request reprint Reproductive health of yellow perch (Perca flavescens) from a biological mercury hotspot in Nova Scotia, Canada
    Katharina L Batchelar
    Canadian Rivers Institute, University of New Brunswick, 100 Tucker Park Road, Saint John, NB, Canada
    Sci Total Environ 454:319-27. 2013
    ..Based on the measured endpoints, it appears that reproduction in perch was not affected at Hg concentrations known to affect fish eating wildlife...
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of mercury concentrations in landlocked, resident, and sea-run fish (Salvelinus spp.) from Nunavut, Canada
    Heidi Swanson
    Canadian Rivers Institute and Biology Department, University of New Brunswick, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
    Environ Toxicol Chem 30:1459-67. 2011
    ..21 µg/g) and other life history types. Our results are relevant to human health assessments and consumption guidance and will inform models of Hg accumulation in Arctic fish...
  9. pmc Increasing mercury in yellow perch at a hotspot in Atlantic Canada, Kejimkujik National Park
    Brianna Wyn
    Canadian Rivers Institute and Biology Department, University of New Brunswick, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada, E2L 4L5
    Environ Sci Technol 44:9176-81. 2010
    ..Mercury contamination currently poses a greater threat to loon health than a decade ago, and further reductions in anthropogenic emissions should be considered to reduce its impacts on ecosystem health...
  10. doi request reprint Factors affecting water strider (Hemiptera: Gerridae) mercury concentrations in lotic systems
    Timothy D Jardine
    Canadian Rivers Institute and Department of Biology, University of New Brunswick, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L4L5, Canada
    Environ Toxicol Chem 28:1480-92. 2009
    ..They also suggest that striders may be more appropriate as a terrestrial rather than an aquatic Hg sentinel, underscoring the importance of understanding the origin of food for organisms used in contaminant studies...
  11. doi request reprint Food web analysis reveals effects of pH on mercury bioaccumulation at multiple trophic levels in streams
    Timothy D Jardine
    Canadian Rivers Institute and Department of Biology, University of New Brunswick, Saint John, NB E2L 4L5, Canada
    Aquat Toxicol 132:46-52. 2013
    ....