Mace G Barron

Summary

Affiliation: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of species sensitivity distributions derived from interspecies correlation models to distributions used to derive water quality criteria
    Scott D Dyer
    The Procter and Gamble Company, 11810 East Miami River Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45253 8707, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:3076-83. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Association between contaminant tissue residues and effects in aquatic organisms
    Mace G Barron
    P E A K Research, 1134 Avon Lane, Longmont, CO 80501, USA
    Rev Environ Contam Toxicol 173:1-37. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Survey of methodologies for developing media screening values for ecological risk assessment
    Mace G Barron
    Gulf Ecology Division, U S Environmental Protection Agency, 1 Sabine Island Drive, Gulf Breeze, Florida 32561, USA
    Integr Environ Assess Manag 1:320-32. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of chronic aquatic toxicity estimates determined from acute toxicity data and two time-response models
    Mace G Barron
    Gulf Ecology Division, U S Environmental Protection Agency, 1 Sabine Island Drive, Gulf Breeze, Florida 32561, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 27:2196-205. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of in silico development of aquatic toxicity species sensitivity distributions
    Mace G Barron
    U S EPA, GED, 1 Sabine Island Drive, Gulf Breeze, FL 32561, USA
    Aquat Toxicol 116:1-7. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Ecological impacts of the deepwater horizon oil spill: implications for immunotoxicity
    Mace G Barron
    US Environmental Protection Agency, ORD NHEERL GED, Gulf Breeze, Florida 32531, USA
    Toxicol Pathol 40:315-20. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Methods to estimate solar radiation dosimetry in coral reefs using remote sensed, modeled, and in situ data
    Mace G Barron
    GED, US EPA, 1 Sabine Island Drive, Gulf Breeze, FL 32561, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 151:445-55. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Temporal and spatial variation in solar radiation and photoenhanced toxicity risks of spilled oil in Prince William Sound, Alaska, USA
    Mace G Barron
    Gulf Ecology Division, US Environmental Protection Agency, Gulf Breeze, Florida 32561, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 27:727-36. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the phototoxicity of weathered Alaska North Slope crude oil to juvenile pink salmon
    Mace G Barron
    P E A K Research, 1130 Avon Lane, Longmont, CO 80501, United States
    Chemosphere 60:105-10. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Retrospective and current risks of mercury to panthers in the Florida Everglades
    Mace G Barron
    P E A K Research, 1134 Avon Lane, Longmont, CO 80501, USA
    Ecotoxicology 13:223-9. 2004

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of species sensitivity distributions derived from interspecies correlation models to distributions used to derive water quality criteria
    Scott D Dyer
    The Procter and Gamble Company, 11810 East Miami River Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45253 8707, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:3076-83. 2008
    ..The application of ICE models is recommended as a valid approach for generating SSDs and hazard concentrations for chemicals with limited toxicity data...
  2. ncbi request reprint Association between contaminant tissue residues and effects in aquatic organisms
    Mace G Barron
    P E A K Research, 1134 Avon Lane, Longmont, CO 80501, USA
    Rev Environ Contam Toxicol 173:1-37. 2002
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Survey of methodologies for developing media screening values for ecological risk assessment
    Mace G Barron
    Gulf Ecology Division, U S Environmental Protection Agency, 1 Sabine Island Drive, Gulf Breeze, Florida 32561, USA
    Integr Environ Assess Manag 1:320-32. 2005
    ..Risk assessors involved in ERA should carefully evaluate the technical basis of SVs and consider the uncertainty in any value used to determine the presence or absence of risk and the need for further assessment...
  4. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of chronic aquatic toxicity estimates determined from acute toxicity data and two time-response models
    Mace G Barron
    Gulf Ecology Division, U S Environmental Protection Agency, 1 Sabine Island Drive, Gulf Breeze, Florida 32561, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 27:2196-205. 2008
    ..The time course of mortality should be considered when applying time-response models to estimate chronic aquatic toxicity, with greater accuracy likely for chronic survival than for growth or reproduction...
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of in silico development of aquatic toxicity species sensitivity distributions
    Mace G Barron
    U S EPA, GED, 1 Sabine Island Drive, Gulf Breeze, FL 32561, USA
    Aquat Toxicol 116:1-7. 2012
    ..Additional research is needed to reduce uncertainty in HC5s using only in silico approaches and to develop computational approaches for predicting species sensitivity...
  6. doi request reprint Ecological impacts of the deepwater horizon oil spill: implications for immunotoxicity
    Mace G Barron
    US Environmental Protection Agency, ORD NHEERL GED, Gulf Breeze, Florida 32531, USA
    Toxicol Pathol 40:315-20. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Methods to estimate solar radiation dosimetry in coral reefs using remote sensed, modeled, and in situ data
    Mace G Barron
    GED, US EPA, 1 Sabine Island Drive, Gulf Breeze, FL 32561, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 151:445-55. 2009
    ..These results indicate large variation in solar radiation dosimetry within coral reefs that may be estimated with reasonable accuracy using regional Kd measurements and radiative transfer modeling...
  8. ncbi request reprint Temporal and spatial variation in solar radiation and photoenhanced toxicity risks of spilled oil in Prince William Sound, Alaska, USA
    Mace G Barron
    Gulf Ecology Division, US Environmental Protection Agency, Gulf Breeze, Florida 32561, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 27:727-36. 2008
    ..These results demonstrate substantial temporal and spatial variation in solar radiation in Prince William Sound and the potential for significant season- and location-specific photo-enhanced toxicity risks from spilled oil...
  9. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the phototoxicity of weathered Alaska North Slope crude oil to juvenile pink salmon
    Mace G Barron
    P E A K Research, 1130 Avon Lane, Longmont, CO 80501, United States
    Chemosphere 60:105-10. 2005
    ..The results of this study suggest that pink salmon may be at less risk from photoenhanced toxicity compared to the translucent early-life stages of several other Alaska species...
  10. ncbi request reprint Retrospective and current risks of mercury to panthers in the Florida Everglades
    Mace G Barron
    P E A K Research, 1134 Avon Lane, Longmont, CO 80501, USA
    Ecotoxicology 13:223-9. 2004
    ..1% (HQ range of <0.1-1.4). The results of this assessment indicate that past Hg exposures likely adversely affected panthers in the Everglades, but current risks of Hg are low...
  11. ncbi request reprint Relative potency of PAHs and heterocycles as aryl hydrocarbon receptor agonists in fish
    Mace G Barron
    P E A K Research, Longmont, Colorado, USA
    Mar Environ Res 58:95-100. 2004
    ..These results show that PAHs can have similar potency as many dioxin-like PCBs, and AhR mediated toxicity should be considered in assessing the risks of PAHs in fish...
  12. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of fish early life-stage toxicity models of chronic embryonic exposures to complex polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon mixtures
    Mace G Barron
    P E A K Research, 1130 Avon Lane, Longmont, Colorado 80501, USA
    Toxicol Sci 78:60-7. 2004
    ..We recommend the continued use of total PAHs as a metric of exposure until mechanistic models have been further evaluated...
  13. doi request reprint Estimation of wildlife hazard levels using interspecies correlation models and standard laboratory rodent toxicity data
    Jill A Awkerman
    U S Environmental Protection Agency, Gulf Ecology Division, Gulf Breeze, Florida 32561, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 72:1604-9. 2009
    ..Laboratory rodent toxicity data offer an additional source of information that can be used to predict hazard levels for wildlife species, and thus offer a starting point for both health and ecological risk assessment...
  14. ncbi request reprint Photoenhanced toxicity of aqueous phase and chemically dispersed weathered Alaska North Slope crude oil to Pacific herring eggs and larvae
    Mace G Barron
    P E A K Research, 1134 Avon Lane, Longmont, Colorado 80501, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 22:650-60. 2003
    ..These results are consistent with the hypothesis that weathered ANS is phototoxic and that UV can be a significant and causative factor in the mortality of early life stages of herring exposed to oil and chemically dispersed oil...
  15. ncbi request reprint Development of species sensitivity distributions for wildlife using interspecies toxicity correlation models
    Jill A Awkerman
    U S Environmental Protection Agency, Gulf Ecology Division, 1 Sabine Island Drive, Gulf Breeze, Florida 32561, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:3447-52. 2008
    ..These results indicate that ICE models can be used to generate SSDs comparable to those derived from measured wildlife toxicity data and provide robust estimates of the HD5...
  16. doi request reprint Standardizing acute toxicity data for use in ecotoxicology models: influence of test type, life stage, and concentration reporting
    Sandy Raimondo
    National Health and Environmental Effects Laboratory, Gulf Ecology Division, US Environmental Protection Agency, 1 Sabine Island Drive, Gulf Breeze, FL, 32561, USA
    Ecotoxicology 18:918-28. 2009
    ..These results indicate that standardizing test data by acute test type, reported concentration type, or life stage may not be critical for developing ecotoxicological models using large datasets of log-transformed values...
  17. doi request reprint Comparative sensitivity of six scleractinian corals to temperature and solar radiation
    John W Fournie
    National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, US Environmental Protection Agency, FL, USA
    Dis Aquat Organ 99:85-93. 2012
    ..These results demonstrate species-specific responses to solar radiation and temperatures, with M. faveolata and S. intersepta being the most susceptible to bleaching due to high irradiance...
  18. doi request reprint Protectiveness of species sensitivity distribution hazard concentrations for acute toxicity used in endangered species risk assessment
    Sandy Raimondo
    U S Environmental Protection Agency, National Health and Environmental Effects Laboratory, Gulf Ecology Division, 1 Sabine Island Drive, Gulf Breeze, Florida 32561, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 27:2599-607. 2008
    ..We recommend the use of SSDs as a distribution-based risk assessment approach that is generally protective of listed species...
  19. doi request reprint Predicting coral bleaching in response to environmental stressors using 8 years of global-scale data
    Susan Harrell Yee
    United States Environmental Protection Agency, Gulf Ecology Division, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, 1 Sabine Island Drive, Gulf Breeze, FL 32561, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 161:423-38. 2010
    ..Results provide insights into the effects of environmental parameters on bleaching at a global scale...
  20. ncbi request reprint Determinants of variability in acute to chronic toxicity ratios for aquatic invertebrates and fish
    Sandy Raimondo
    U S Environmental Protection Agency, Gulf Ecology Division, I Sabine Island Drive, Gulf Breeze, Florida 32561, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 26:2019-23. 2007
    ..Although few significant differences occurred among median ACRs for different groups, those categories that were highly variable are at an increased risk of underestimated chronic toxicity when mean or median ACRs are used...
  21. ncbi request reprint Critical evaluation of CROSERF test methods for oil dispersant toxicity testing under subarctic conditions
    Mace G Barron
    PEAK Research, 1134 Avon Lane, Longmont, CO 80501, USA
    Mar Pollut Bull 46:1191-9. 2003
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Contaminant exposure and effects in pinnipeds: implications for Steller sea lion declines in Alaska
    Mace G Barron
    P E A K Research, 1134 Avon Lane, Longmont, CO 80501, USA
    Sci Total Environ 311:111-33. 2003
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Minimizing risks from spilled oil to ecosystem services using influence diagrams: the Deepwater Horizon spill response
    John F Carriger
    National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, Gulf Ecology Division, U S Environmental Protection Agency, 1 Sabine Island Drive, Gulf Breeze, Florida 32561, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 45:7631-9. 2011
    ..These features of the developed IDs may assist in better investigating the uncertainty, costs, and the trade-offs if large-scale, deep ocean spills were to occur again...
  24. doi request reprint Influence of taxonomic relatedness and chemical mode of action in acute interspecies estimation models for aquatic species
    Sandy Raimondo
    US Environmental Protection Agency, National Health and Environmental Effects Laboratory, Gulf Ecology Division, 1 Sabine Island Dr, Gulf Breeze, Florida 32561, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 44:7711-6. 2010
    ..g., within phylum). These results indicate that between-species toxicity extrapolation can be improved using MOA-based models for less related taxa pairs and for those specific MOAs...
  25. doi request reprint Comparative toxicity of eight oil dispersants, Louisiana sweet crude oil (LSC), and chemically dispersed LSC to two aquatic test species
    Michael J Hemmer
    U S Environmental Protection Agency, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, Gulf Breeze, Florida, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 30:2244-52. 2011
    ..5 mg TPH/L) as the dispersant-LSC mixtures. The results of the present study indicate that Corexit 9500A had generally similar toxicity to other available dispersants when tested alone but was generally less toxic as a mixture with LSC...
  26. ncbi request reprint Photoenhanced toxicity of weathered Alaska North Slope crude oil to the calanoid copepods Calanus marshallae and Metridia okhotensis
    Switgard Duesterloh
    Juneau Center, School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Juneau 99801, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 36:3953-9. 2002
    ..Bioaccumulation factors were approximately 8000 for C. marshallae and approximately 2000 for M. okhotensis. The interaction of the effect of PAC and UV radiation was highly significant (P < 0.005) in both experiments...