Jan O Bustnes

Summary

Affiliation: Norwegian Institute for Nature Research
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Salmon farms as a source of organohalogenated contaminants in wild fish
    Jan Ove Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, N 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Sci Technol 44:8736-43. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Reproductive recovery of a common eider Somateria mollissima population following reductions in discharges of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs)
    Jan O Bustnes
    Research Centre on Climate and the Environment, 9296 Tromso, Norway
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 91:202-7. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Temporal trends (1986-2005) of essential and non-essential elements in a terrestrial raptor in northern Europe
    Jan O Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, FRAM High North Research Centre on Climate and the Environment, NO 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Sci Total Environ 458:101-6. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Temporal dynamics of circulating persistent organic pollutants in a fasting seabird under different environmental conditions
    Jan Ove Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, FRAM High North Research Centre on Climate and the Environment, Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Sci Technol 46:10287-94. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Latitudinal distribution of persistent organic pollutants in pelagic and demersal marine fish on the Norwegian Coast
    Jan Ove Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, FRAM High North Research Centre on Climate and the Environment, NO 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Sci Technol 46:7836-43. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Perfluorinated, brominated, and chlorinated contaminants in a population of lesser black-backed gulls (Larus fuscus)
    Jan O Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, Tromso, Norway
    Environ Toxicol Chem 27:1383-92. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Perfluorinated and chlorinated pollutants as predictors of demographic parameters in an endangered seabird
    Jan Ove Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, Department of Arctic Ecology, The Polar Environmental Centre, N 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Pollut 156:417-24. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Temporal trends (1986-2004) of organochlorines and brominated flame retardants in tawny owl eggs from northern Europe
    Jan O Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, N 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Sci Technol 41:8491-7. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Strongly increasing blood concentrations of lipid-soluble organochlorines in high arctic common eiders during incubation fast
    Jan Ove Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, Tromsø, Norway
    Chemosphere 79:320-5. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Climate variability and temporal trends of persistent organic pollutants in the arctic: a study of glaucous gulls
    Jan O Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, NO 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Sci Technol 44:3155-61. 2010

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. doi request reprint Salmon farms as a source of organohalogenated contaminants in wild fish
    Jan Ove Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, N 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Sci Technol 44:8736-43. 2010
    ..Some OHCs are known to act as endocrine disruptors, thus further work is required to determine if OHCs negatively affect reproductive processes of wild fish associated with salmon farms...
  2. ncbi request reprint Reproductive recovery of a common eider Somateria mollissima population following reductions in discharges of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs)
    Jan O Bustnes
    Research Centre on Climate and the Environment, 9296 Tromso, Norway
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 91:202-7. 2013
    ..A few years after the pollution level dropped, reproductive output improved strongly, but the number of ducklings dying in the nest was still relatively high compared to unpolluted areas...
  3. doi request reprint Temporal trends (1986-2005) of essential and non-essential elements in a terrestrial raptor in northern Europe
    Jan O Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, FRAM High North Research Centre on Climate and the Environment, NO 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Sci Total Environ 458:101-6. 2013
    ..The causes of the temporal trends in different elements may be changed input to the local ecosystem from local and trans-boundary sources, but possibly also variation in climate and feeding conditions for the owls...
  4. doi request reprint Temporal dynamics of circulating persistent organic pollutants in a fasting seabird under different environmental conditions
    Jan Ove Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, FRAM High North Research Centre on Climate and the Environment, Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Sci Technol 46:10287-94. 2012
    ..Hence, since eiders at high latitudes metabolized relatively more lipids, they experienced higher exposure of p,p'-DDE and HCB over the incubation period than birds inhabiting the more benign subarctic region...
  5. doi request reprint Latitudinal distribution of persistent organic pollutants in pelagic and demersal marine fish on the Norwegian Coast
    Jan Ove Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, FRAM High North Research Centre on Climate and the Environment, NO 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Sci Technol 46:7836-43. 2012
    ..Hence, this study shows not only a strong latitudinal fractionation in the compositional patterns of POPs in marine fish but also the effects of habitat use and fish behavior...
  6. doi request reprint Perfluorinated, brominated, and chlorinated contaminants in a population of lesser black-backed gulls (Larus fuscus)
    Jan O Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, Tromso, Norway
    Environ Toxicol Chem 27:1383-92. 2008
    ..Finally, PFCs were distributed more uniformly within the population than the lipid-soluble compounds, for which the distributions were strongly negatively skewed...
  7. doi request reprint Perfluorinated and chlorinated pollutants as predictors of demographic parameters in an endangered seabird
    Jan Ove Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, Department of Arctic Ecology, The Polar Environmental Centre, N 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Pollut 156:417-24. 2008
    ..This study thus suggests that when the concentrations of PFCs and OCs are of similar magnitude in a gull population, OCs are more likely to cause adverse ecological effects...
  8. ncbi request reprint Temporal trends (1986-2004) of organochlorines and brominated flame retardants in tawny owl eggs from northern Europe
    Jan O Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, N 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Sci Technol 41:8491-7. 2007
    ..This may result from a larger reduction in the use of PentaBDE compared to other PBDE products in Europe...
  9. doi request reprint Strongly increasing blood concentrations of lipid-soluble organochlorines in high arctic common eiders during incubation fast
    Jan Ove Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, Tromsø, Norway
    Chemosphere 79:320-5. 2010
    ..Although the absolute levels of OCs in eiders were relatively low, their rapid build up during incubation is worrying as it coincides with poor body condition and weakened immune systems...
  10. doi request reprint Climate variability and temporal trends of persistent organic pollutants in the arctic: a study of glaucous gulls
    Jan O Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, NO 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Sci Technol 44:3155-61. 2010
    ..This study thus suggests that predicted climate change should be considered in assessments of future temporal trends of POPs in Arctic wildlife...
  11. doi request reprint Do salmon farms increase the concentrations of mercury and other elements in wild fish?
    Jan Ove Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, Fram High North Research Centre for Climate and the Environment, NO 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    J Environ Monit 13:1687-94. 2011
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  12. ncbi request reprint The potential impact of environmental variation on the concentrations and ecological effects of pollutants in a marine avian top predator
    J O Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, N 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Int 34:193-201. 2008
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  13. ncbi request reprint Reproductive performance and organochlorine pollutants in an Antarctic marine top predator: the south polar skua
    Jan O Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, N 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Int 33:911-8. 2007
    ..Moreover, there were no significant relationships between OCs and reproductive variables in males, even if males had higher OC levels than females, and no associations between OCs and adult return rate between breeding seasons...
  14. ncbi request reprint Immune status, carotenoid coloration, and wing feather growth in relation to organochlorine pollutants in great black-backed gulls
    Jan Ove Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, N 9296, Tromsø, Norway
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 53:96-102. 2007
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  15. ncbi request reprint Age and accumulation of persistent organochlorines: a study of Arctic-breeding glaucous gulls (Larus hyperboreus)
    Jan Ove Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, Division of Arctic Ecology, The Polar Environmental Center, N 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Toxicol Chem 22:2173-9. 2003
    ..In conclusion, this study indicates that steady-state concentrations of persistent OCs are reached early in life in most glaucous gulls, considering the long life span of the species...
  16. ncbi request reprint Immune function and organochlorine pollutants in Arctic breeding glaucous gulls
    J O Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, Division of Arctic Ecology, The Polar Environmental Centre, N 9296 Tromsø
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 47:530-41. 2004
    ..Various OCs have been linked to negative effects in our study population, including decreased survival and reproduction, and this study suggests that such compounds also affect immune status and function...
  17. ncbi request reprint Relationships between ecological variables and four organochlorine pollutants in an artic glaucous gull (Larus hyperboreus) population
    Jan Ove Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, Division for Arctic Ecology, The Polar Environmental Centre, N 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Pollut 136:175-85. 2005
    ..Further support for the importance of oxychlordane was that a 60% drop in the blood levels between 1997 and 2000 led to a significant increase in return rate between these two years...
  18. ncbi request reprint Interseasonal variation in blood concentrations of organochlorines in great black-backed gulls (Larus marinus)
    Jan Ove Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, Division of Arctic Ecology, The Polar Environmental Centre, N 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Toxicol Chem 24:1801-6. 2005
    ..Moreover, the great seasonal variation in OC levels within individuals may have implications for how OC monitoring should be conducted in gull populations...
  19. ncbi request reprint Pinpointing potential causative agents in mixtures of persistent organic pollutants in observational field studies: a review of glaucous gull studies
    Jan O Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, Division of Arctic Ecology, The Polar Environmental Center, Tromsø, Norway
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 69:97-108. 2006
    ..Even if effects of OCs may depend on a complex interaction between different compounds, this analysis indicates that adverse effects are more likely to occur in glaucous gulls with relatively high concentrations of oxychlordane and HCB...
  20. ncbi request reprint Environmental pollutants in endangered vs. increasing subspecies of the lesser black-backed gull on the Norwegian Coast
    Jan Ove Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, Division of Arctic Ecology, The Polar Environmental Centre, N 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Pollut 144:893-901. 2006
    ..f. intermedius and greyish-mantled birds, which are invading northern Norway, suggest that OCs may have played a role in the population decline of L. f. fuscus, possibly in combination with nutrient stress...
  21. ncbi request reprint Organochlorines in antarctic and arctic avian top predators: a comparison between the South Polar Skua and two species of northern hemisphere gulls
    Jan O Bustnes
    The Polar Environmental Centre, Unit for Arctic Ecology, Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, N 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Sci Technol 40:2826-31. 2006
    ..p,p'-DDE and PCB levels, in contrast, seemed much more stable in the skuas. Relatively high levels of mirex and HCB in south polar skuas are concerning with regard to potential adverse effects...
  22. pmc Anti-parasite treatment removes negative effects of environmental pollutants on reproduction in an Arctic seabird
    Jan O Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Proc Biol Sci 273:3117-22. 2006
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  23. doi request reprint Impacts of climate and feeding conditions on the annual accumulation (1986-2009) of persistent organic pollutants in a terrestrial raptor
    Jan O Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, FRAM High North Research Centre on Climate and the Environment, NO 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Sci Technol 45:7542-7. 2011
    ..Moreover, to better understand the mechanisms of climate effects on POP accumulation, future studies should measure pollutants in different components of the food chain...
  24. doi request reprint Plasma concentrations of organohalogenated pollutants in predatory bird nestlings: associations to growth rate and dietary tracers
    Jan O Bustnes
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, Fram High North Research Centre for Climate and the Environment, Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Toxicol Chem 32:2520-7. 2013
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  25. doi request reprint Reproduction and survival of tawny owls in relation to persistent organic pollutants
    Nigel G Yoccoz
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, The Polar Environmental Centre, N 9296 Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Int 35:107-12. 2009
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  26. ncbi request reprint The occurrence of organochlorines in marine avian top predators along a latitudinal gradient
    Cecilie Steffen
    Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, Unit for Arctic Ecology, The Polar Environmental Centre, Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Sci Technol 40:5139-46. 2006
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  27. ncbi request reprint Relationships between reproductive performance and organochlorine contaminants in great black-backed gulls (Larus marinus)
    Morten Helberg
    Faculty of Science, Department of Biology, University of Tromsø, 9037 Tromsø, Norway
    Environ Pollut 134:475-83. 2005
    ..e. the second and third laid egg were relatively smaller, compared to females with low OC levels. No relationships between reproductive parameters and OC levels were found in males...
  28. pmc Differential investment and costs during avian incubation determined by individual quality: an experimental study of the common eider (Somateria mollissima)
    Sveinn Are Hanssen
    Biology Department, Faculty of Science, University of Tromsø, N 9037 Tromsø, Norway
    Proc Biol Sci 270:531-7. 2003
    ..Females of low quality were reluctant to increase investment at the cost of lower hatch success, whereas females of higher quality apparently have a larger capacity both to increase incubation effort and brood care investment...