Karen F Gaines

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Affiliation: University of South Dakota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Using wildlife as receptor species: a landscape approach to ecological risk assessment
    Karen F Gaines
    University of South Carolina, Norman J Arnold School of Public Health, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Environ Manage 34:528-45. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint The development of a spatially explicit model to estimate radiocaesium body burdens in raccoons (Procyon lotor) for ecological risk assessment
    Karen F Gaines
    University of South Carolina, Norman J Arnold School of Public Health, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Sci Total Environ 341:15-31. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of cooking on radiocesium in fish from the Savannah River: exposure differences for the public
    Joanna Burger
    Division of Life Sciences, Nelson Hall, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854 8082, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 46:231-5. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Metal levels in fish from the Savannah River: potential hazards to fish and other receptors
    Joanna Burger
    Division of Life Sciences, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854 8082, USA
    Environ Res 89:85-97. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Bioavailability of uranium and nickel to vegetation in a contaminated riparian ecosystem
    Tracy Punshon
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, Division of Life Sciences, Rutgers University, 604 Allison Road, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 22:1146-54. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Rodents as receptor species at a tritium disposal site
    Angel Kelsey-Wall
    The University of Georgia, Savannah River Ecology Laboratory, Drawer E, Aiken, SC 29802, USA
    J Environ Radioact 82:95-104. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of in ovo exposure to PCBs and Hg on Clapper Rail bone mineral chemistry from a contaminated salt marsh in coastal Georgia
    Alejandro B Rodriguez-Navarro
    Departamento de Mineralogia y Petrologia, Universidad de Granada, Spain
    Environ Sci Technol 40:4936-42. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Metal levels in blood, muscle and liver of water snakes (Nerodia spp.) from New Jersey, Tennessee and South Carolina
    Joanna Burger
    Division of Life Sciences, Nelson Biological Laboratory, Rutgers University, 604 Allison Road, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
    Sci Total Environ 373:556-63. 2007

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Using wildlife as receptor species: a landscape approach to ecological risk assessment
    Karen F Gaines
    University of South Carolina, Norman J Arnold School of Public Health, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Environ Manage 34:528-45. 2004
    ..This approach is a template for other large federal facilities to establish a framework for site-specific risk assessments that use wildlife species as endpoints...
  2. ncbi request reprint The development of a spatially explicit model to estimate radiocaesium body burdens in raccoons (Procyon lotor) for ecological risk assessment
    Karen F Gaines
    University of South Carolina, Norman J Arnold School of Public Health, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Sci Total Environ 341:15-31. 2005
    ..This modelling effort provides a template for DOE managed lands and other large government facilities to establish a framework for site-specific ecological assessments that use wildlife species as endpoints...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of cooking on radiocesium in fish from the Savannah River: exposure differences for the public
    Joanna Burger
    Division of Life Sciences, Nelson Hall, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854 8082, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 46:231-5. 2004
    ..The data also suggest that surveys determining consumption should specifically ask about portion size before or after cooking and state which was used in their methods...
  4. ncbi request reprint Metal levels in fish from the Savannah River: potential hazards to fish and other receptors
    Joanna Burger
    Division of Life Sciences, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854 8082, USA
    Environ Res 89:85-97. 2002
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  5. ncbi request reprint Bioavailability of uranium and nickel to vegetation in a contaminated riparian ecosystem
    Tracy Punshon
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, Division of Life Sciences, Rutgers University, 604 Allison Road, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 22:1146-54. 2003
    ..The findings of this study have important ramifications for remediation of the ecosystem, suggesting that a strategy based on contaminant immobilization may be the most appropriate...
  6. ncbi request reprint Rodents as receptor species at a tritium disposal site
    Angel Kelsey-Wall
    The University of Georgia, Savannah River Ecology Laboratory, Drawer E, Aiken, SC 29802, USA
    J Environ Radioact 82:95-104. 2005
    ..86 Bq/mL. Whole body tritium concentrations of the mice captured at the disposal site were positively correlated with tritium application and negatively correlated with precipitation at the site...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of in ovo exposure to PCBs and Hg on Clapper Rail bone mineral chemistry from a contaminated salt marsh in coastal Georgia
    Alejandro B Rodriguez-Navarro
    Departamento de Mineralogia y Petrologia, Universidad de Granada, Spain
    Environ Sci Technol 40:4936-42. 2006
    ..These changes are most probably related to a hormonal alteration of the rate of bone remodelation induced by exposure to toxicant loads...
  8. ncbi request reprint Metal levels in blood, muscle and liver of water snakes (Nerodia spp.) from New Jersey, Tennessee and South Carolina
    Joanna Burger
    Division of Life Sciences, Nelson Biological Laboratory, Rutgers University, 604 Allison Road, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
    Sci Total Environ 373:556-63. 2007
    ..Moreover, because of their wide geographical distribution and use of varying trophic compartments, this genus can be useful for cross-site comparisons...