- Mercury exposure and survival in free-living tree swallows (Tachycineta bicolor)Kelly K Hallinger
Department of Biology, Institute for Integrative Bird Behavior Studies, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA 23187, USA
Ecotoxicology 20:39-46. 2011..Identifying whether such species are at risk of suffering biologically significant reductions in survival should become a focus of future research...
- The role of weather in mediating the effect of mercury exposure on reproductive success in tree swallowsKelly K Hallinger
Department of Biology, College of William and Mary, Institute for Integrative Bird Behavior Studies, Williamsburg, VA 23187, USA
Ecotoxicology 20:1368-77. 2011..In particular, projections about the effects of global climate change on ecotoxicological impacts must take into account the kinds of weather-mediated effect demonstrated here...
- Stability of mercury concentrations in frozen avian blood samplesClaire W Varian-Ramos
Biology Department, College of William and Mary, P O Box 8795, Williamsburg, VA 23187 8795, USA
Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 86:159-62. 2011..This small amount of change suggests that archived blood samples remain useful for at least several years...
- The movement of aquatic mercury through terrestrial food websDaniel A Cristol
Institute for Integrative Bird Behavior Studies, Department of Biology, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA 23185, USA
Science 320:335. 2008..Rivers contaminated with mercury may pose a threat to the many bird species that feed on predatory invertebrates in adjacent riparian habitats...