William G Brumbaugh

Summary

Affiliation: U.S. Geological Survey
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Environmental survey in the Tuul and Orkhon River basins of north-central Mongolia, 2010: metals and other elements in streambed sediment and floodplain soil
    W G Brumbaugh
    U S Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, MO, 65201, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 185:8991-9008. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Concentrations of cadmium, lead, and zinc in fish from mining-influenced waters of northeastern Oklahoma: sampling of blood, carcass, and liver for aquatic biomonitoring
    William G Brumbaugh
    U S Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, 4200 New Haven Rd, Columbia, MO 65201, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 49:76-88. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Interlaboratory comparison of measurements of acid-volatile sulfide and simultaneously extracted nickel in spiked sediments
    William G Brumbaugh
    US Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, Columbia, Missouri, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 30:1306-9. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Concentrations and bioaccessibility of metals in vegetation and dust near a mining haul road, Cape Krusenstern National Monument, Alaska
    William G Brumbaugh
    U S Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, MO 65201, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 182:325-40. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Accumulation of metals in fish from lead-zinc mining areas of southeastern Missouri, USA
    Christopher J Schmitt
    US Geological Survey USGS, Columbia Environmental Research Center CERC, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, MO 65201, USA
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 67:14-30. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Effects of mining-derived metals on riffle-dwelling crayfish in southwestern Missouri and southeastern Kansas, USA
    Ann L Allert
    Columbia Environmental Research Center, United States Geological Survey, MO 65201, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 63:563-73. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Concentrations of metals in water, sediment, biofilm, benthic macroinvertebrates, and fish in the Boulder River watershed, Montana, and the role of colloids in metal uptake
    Aïda M Farag
    U S Geological Survey, Jackson, Wyoming 83001, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 52:397-409. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Preparation and characterization of nickel-spiked freshwater sediments for toxicity tests: toward more environmentally realistic nickel partitioning
    William G Brumbaugh
    US Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, Columbia, Missouri, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 32:2482-94. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Ecological impacts of lead mining on Ozark streams: toxicity of sediment and pore water
    John M Besser
    US Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, MO 65201, USA
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 72:516-26. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Chronic toxicity of nickel-spiked freshwater sediments: variation in toxicity among eight invertebrate taxa and eight sediments
    John M Besser
    US Geological Survey, Columbia, Missouri, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 32:2495-506. 2013

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. doi request reprint Environmental survey in the Tuul and Orkhon River basins of north-central Mongolia, 2010: metals and other elements in streambed sediment and floodplain soil
    W G Brumbaugh
    U S Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, MO, 65201, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 185:8991-9008. 2013
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  2. ncbi request reprint Concentrations of cadmium, lead, and zinc in fish from mining-influenced waters of northeastern Oklahoma: sampling of blood, carcass, and liver for aquatic biomonitoring
    William G Brumbaugh
    U S Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, 4200 New Haven Rd, Columbia, MO 65201, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 49:76-88. 2005
    ..001). Our data indicate that potentially nonlethal blood sampling can be useful for monitoring of selected metals in carp, catfish, and perhaps other fishes...
  3. doi request reprint Interlaboratory comparison of measurements of acid-volatile sulfide and simultaneously extracted nickel in spiked sediments
    William G Brumbaugh
    US Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, Columbia, Missouri, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 30:1306-9. 2011
    ..6 to 71% (mean = 25%) for AVS and from 5.5 to 15% (mean = 10%) for SEM_Ni. These results are in stark contrast to a recently published study that indicated AVS and SEM analyses were highly variable among laboratories...
  4. doi request reprint Concentrations and bioaccessibility of metals in vegetation and dust near a mining haul road, Cape Krusenstern National Monument, Alaska
    William G Brumbaugh
    U S Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, MO 65201, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 182:325-40. 2011
    ..Vegetation was most enriched in lead, but because bioaccessibility of cadmium was greater, any potential risks to animals that forage near the haul road might be equally important for both of these metals...
  5. ncbi request reprint Accumulation of metals in fish from lead-zinc mining areas of southeastern Missouri, USA
    Christopher J Schmitt
    US Geological Survey USGS, Columbia Environmental Research Center CERC, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, MO 65201, USA
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 67:14-30. 2007
    ..These findings confirm previous studies indicating that lead and other metals are released to streams from active lead-zinc mines and are available for uptake by aquatic organisms...
  6. doi request reprint Effects of mining-derived metals on riffle-dwelling crayfish in southwestern Missouri and southeastern Kansas, USA
    Ann L Allert
    Columbia Environmental Research Center, United States Geological Survey, MO 65201, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 63:563-73. 2012
    ..Mining-derived metals have the potential to impair ecosystem function through decreased organic matter processing and nutrient cycling in streams due to decreased crayfish densities...
  7. ncbi request reprint Concentrations of metals in water, sediment, biofilm, benthic macroinvertebrates, and fish in the Boulder River watershed, Montana, and the role of colloids in metal uptake
    Aïda M Farag
    U S Geological Survey, Jackson, Wyoming 83001, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 52:397-409. 2007
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  8. doi request reprint Preparation and characterization of nickel-spiked freshwater sediments for toxicity tests: toward more environmentally realistic nickel partitioning
    William G Brumbaugh
    US Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, Columbia, Missouri, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 32:2482-94. 2013
    ..5 to 4.5. These Kd values closely match the range of values reported for various field Ni-contaminated sediments, indicating that testing conditions with our spiked sediments were environmentally realistic...
  9. doi request reprint Ecological impacts of lead mining on Ozark streams: toxicity of sediment and pore water
    John M Besser
    US Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, MO 65201, USA
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 72:516-26. 2009
    ..These results indicate that toxicity of metals associated with sediments contributes to adverse ecological effects in streams draining the Viburnum Trend mining district...
  10. doi request reprint Chronic toxicity of nickel-spiked freshwater sediments: variation in toxicity among eight invertebrate taxa and eight sediments
    John M Besser
    US Geological Survey, Columbia, Missouri, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 32:2495-506. 2013
    ..Despite these unexpected results, a strong relationship between Hexagenia EC20s and AVS could provide a basis for conservative site-specific sediment quality guidelines for Ni...
  11. ncbi request reprint Biomonitoring of lead, zinc, and cadmium in streams draining lead-mining and non-mining areas, southeast Missouri, USA
    John M Besser
    US Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, MO 65201, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 129:227-41. 2007
    ..Our results also demonstrate that metal exposure in the study area differed significantly among sample types, habitats, and years, and that these factors should be carefully considered in the design of biomonitoring studies...
  12. ncbi request reprint Biochemical effects of lead, zinc, and cadmium from mining on fish in the Tri-States District of northeastern Oklahoma, USA
    Christopher J Schmitt
    U S Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, Missouri 65201, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 24:1483-95. 2005
    ..Collectively, our results indicate that Pb is both bioavailable and active biochemically in the Spring-Neosho River system...
  13. doi request reprint Metal exposure and effects in voles and small birds near a mining haul road in Cape Krusenstern National Monument, Alaska
    William G Brumbaugh
    Columbia Environmental Research Center, U S Geological Survey, Columbia, MO, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 170:73-86. 2010
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  14. ncbi request reprint Toxicity of sediment cores collected from the Ashtabula River in Northeastern Ohio, USA, to the amphipod Hyalella azteca
    Christopher G Ingersoll
    Columbia Environmental Research Center CERC, U S Geological Survey, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, MO 65201, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 57:315-29. 2009
    ..Results of this study show that PAHs, PCBs, and ammonia are the primary COPCs that are likely causing or substantially contributing to the toxicity to sediment-dwelling organisms...
  15. doi request reprint A macroinvertebrate assessment of Ozark streams located in lead-zinc mining areas of the Viburnum Trend in southeastern Missouri, USA
    Barry C Poulton
    Columbia Environmental Research Center, U S Geological Survey, Columbia, MO 65201, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 163:619-41. 2010
    ..There was general concurrence among the adversely affected sites in how the various indicators responded to mining activities during the overall study...
  16. ncbi request reprint Biological and chemical characterization of metal bioavailability in sediments from Lake Roosevelt, Columbia River, Washington, USA
    John M Besser
    US Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, MO 65201, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 54:557-70. 2008
    ..These findings will be used as part of an ongoing ecological risk assessment to determine remedial actions for contaminated sediments in Lake Roosevelt...
  17. doi request reprint Mercury bioaccumulation and biomagnification in Ozark stream ecosystems
    Christopher J Schmitt
    Columbia Environmental Research Center, US Geological Survey, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, MO 65201, USA
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 74:2215-24. 2011
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  18. ncbi request reprint A screening-level assessment of lead, cadmium, and zinc in fish and crayfish from Northeastern Oklahoma, USA
    Christopher J Schmitt
    U S Geological Survey USGS, Columbia Environmental Research Center, 4200 New Haven Rd, Columbia, MO 65201, USA
    Environ Geochem Health 28:445-71. 2006
    ..The results demonstrate the potential for adverse effects in fish, wildlife, and humans and indicate that further investigation of human health and ecological risks, to include additional exposure pathways and endpoints, is warranted...
  19. doi request reprint Toxicity of sediments potentially contaminated by coal mining and natural gas extraction to unionid mussels and commonly tested benthic invertebrates
    Ning Wang
    U S Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, Columbia, MO, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 32:207-21. 2013
    ..0 based on PECs may not be protective of mussels...
  20. doi request reprint Mercury and selenium concentrations in biofilm, macroinvertebrates, and fish collected in the Yankee Fork of the Salmon River, Idaho, USA, and their potential effects on fish health
    Darren T Rhea
    Jackson Field Research Station, Columbia Environmental Research Center, United States Geological Survey, Jackson, WY, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 64:130-9. 2013
    ..Histological examinations performed during this study noted liver abnormalities, especially in shorthead sculpin, a bottom-dwelling species...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effects of sediment characteristics on the toxicity of chromium(III) and chromium(VI) to the amphipod, Hyalella azteca
    John M Besser
    US Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, Columbia, Missouri 65201, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 38:6210-6. 2004
    ..Our results indicate that risks of Cr toxicity are low in freshwater sediments containing substantial concentrations of AVS...
  22. ncbi request reprint Acute and chronic toxicity of lead in water and diet to the amphipod Hyalella azteca
    John M Besser
    US Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, Missouri 65201, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 24:1807-15. 2005
    ..S. chronic water-quality criterion. Our results suggest that both aqueous- and dietary-exposure pathways contribute significantly to chronic Pb exposure and toxic effects in aquatic biota...
  23. ncbi request reprint Biomonitoring in the Boulder River Watershed, Montana, USA: metal concentrations in biofilm and macroinvertebrates, and relations with macroinvertebrate assemblage
    Darren T Rhea
    US Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, Jackson Field Research Station, Jackson, WY, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 115:381-93. 2006
    ..Metal concentrations in macroinvertebrates were directly proportional to concentrations in biofilm, indicating biofilm as a potential surrogate for monitoring metal impacts in aquatic systems...
  24. ncbi request reprint Influence of dissolved organic carbon on toxicity of copper to a unionid mussel (Villosa iris) and a cladoceran (Ceriodaphnia dubia) in acute and chronic water exposures
    Ning Wang
    US Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, Columbia, Missouri
    Environ Toxicol Chem 30:2115-25. 2011
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  25. ncbi request reprint Distribution of pesticides, PAHs, PCBs, and bioavailable metals in depositional sediments of the lower Missouri River, USA
    Kathy R Echols
    US Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, 4200 New Haven Rd, Columbia, MO 65201, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 55:161-72. 2008
    ..The depositional area sediments contained concentrations of the targeted persistent organic chemicals and metals that were below published probable effect level concentrations...
  26. ncbi request reprint Chronic toxicity of copper and ammonia to juvenile freshwater mussels (Unionidae)
    Ning Wang
    Columbia Environmental Research Center, U S Geological Survey, Columbia, Missouri 65201, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 26:2048-56. 2007
    ..However, a recently revised 2007 chronic WQC for copper based on the biotic ligand model may be more protective in the water tested...
  27. ncbi request reprint Effects of organic amendments on the toxicity and bioavailability of cadmium and copper in spiked formulated sediments
    John M Besser
    US Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, Missouri 65201, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 22:805-15. 2003
    ..Our results suggest that the predictive ability of SQGs could be improved by models of metal interactions with natural OM in sediment and pore water...
  28. ncbi request reprint Effects of acid-volatile sulfide on metal bioavailability and toxicity to midge (Chironomus tentans) larvae in black shale sediments
    George M Ogendi
    Environmental Sciences, Arkansas State University, P O Box 847, State University, Arkansas 72467, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 26:325-34. 2007
    ..However, survival and growth were significantly greater (p < 0.05) in the two sediment samples that contained measurable AVS compared with the two sediments from the same stream that contained negligible AVS...