Christopher G Ingersoll

Summary

Affiliation: U.S. Geological Survey
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Predictions of sediment toxicity using consensus-based freshwater sediment quality guidelines
    C G Ingersoll
    Columbia Environmental Research Center, US Geological Survey, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, Missouri 65201, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 41:8-21. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Toxicity assessment of sediments from the Grand Calumet River and Indiana Harbor Canal in Northwestern Indiana, USA
    C G Ingersoll
    Columbia Environmental Research Center, U S Geological Survey, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, Missouri 65201, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 43:156-67. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Uptake and depuration of nonionic organic contaminants from sediment by the oligochaete, Lumbriculus variegatus
    Christopher G Ingersoll
    Columbia Environmental Research Center, US Geological Survey, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, Missouri 65201, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 22:872-85. 2003
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. doi request reprint Sensitivity of early life stages of freshwater mussels (Unionidae) to acute and chronic toxicity of lead, cadmium, and zinc in water
    Ning Wang
    U S Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, Missouri 65201, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 29:2053-63. 2010
  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 Toxicity of carbon nanotubes to freshwater aquatic invertebrates
    Joseph N Mwangi
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 31:1823-30. 2012
  10. 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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  1. ncbi request reprint Predictions of sediment toxicity using consensus-based freshwater sediment quality guidelines
    C G Ingersoll
    Columbia Environmental Research Center, US Geological Survey, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, Missouri 65201, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 41:8-21. 2001
    ..The results of these analyses indicate that the consensus-based PECs can be used to reliably predict toxicity of sediments on both a regional and national basis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Toxicity assessment of sediments from the Grand Calumet River and Indiana Harbor Canal in Northwestern Indiana, USA
    C G Ingersoll
    Columbia Environmental Research Center, U S Geological Survey, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, Missouri 65201, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 43:156-67. 2002
    ..4 ( i.e., 10 of 10; 100%) were toxic to amphipods. Results of this study and previous studies demonstrate that sediments from this assessment area are among the most contaminated and toxic that have ever been reported...
  3. ncbi request reprint Uptake and depuration of nonionic organic contaminants from sediment by the oligochaete, Lumbriculus variegatus
    Christopher G Ingersoll
    Columbia Environmental Research Center, US Geological Survey, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, Missouri 65201, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 22:872-85. 2003
    ..Comparisons between laboratory-exposed L. variegatus and oligochaetes collected in the field from these sediments indicate that results of laboratory tests can be extrapolated to the field with a reasonable degree of certainty...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. doi request reprint Sensitivity of early life stages of freshwater mussels (Unionidae) to acute and chronic toxicity of lead, cadmium, and zinc in water
    Ning Wang
    U S Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, Missouri 65201, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 29:2053-63. 2010
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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 Toxicity of carbon nanotubes to freshwater aquatic invertebrates
    Joseph N Mwangi
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 31:1823-30. 2012
    ..The present study demonstrated that both the metals solubilized from CNTs such as nickel and the "metal-free" CNTs contributed to the toxicity...
  10. 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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  11. doi request reprint Contaminants in stream sediments from seven United States metropolitan areas: part II--sediment toxicity to the amphipod Hyalella azteca and the midge Chironomus dilutus
    Nile E Kemble
    Columbia Environmental Research Center, United States Geological Survey, Columbia, MO, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 64:52-64. 2013
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  12. doi request reprint Use of reconstituted waters to evaluate effects of elevated major ions associated with mountaintop coal mining on freshwater invertebrates
    James L Kunz
    US Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, Columbia, Missouri
    Environ Toxicol Chem 32:2826-35. 2013
    ..Moreover, the choice of test organism is critical, particularly if a test species is to be used as a surrogate for a range of faunal groups...
  13. doi request reprint Evaluation of acute copper toxicity to juvenile freshwater mussels (fatmucket, Lampsilis siliquoidea) in natural and reconstituted waters
    Ning Wang
    US Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, Columbia, Missouri 65201, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 28:2367-77. 2009
    ..S. Environmental Protection Agency acute water quality criterion for copper, indicating that the criterion might not be protective of fatmucket and perhaps other mussel species...
  14. doi request reprint An evaluation of the influence of substrate on the response of juvenile freshwater mussels (fatmucket, Lampsilis siliquoidea) in acute water exposures to ammonia
    Jingjing Miao
    U S Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, Missouri 65201, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 29:2112-6. 2010
    ..0 to 11 mg/L at a mean pH of 8.4. Similar EC50s or LC50s with overlapping 95% confidence intervals among treatments indicated no influence of substrate on the response of mussels in acute exposures to ammonia...
  15. ncbi request reprint Acute toxicity of copper, ammonia, and chlorine to glochidia and juveniles of freshwater mussels (Unionidae)
    Ning Wang
    Columbia Environmental Research Center, U S Geological Survey, Columbia, Missouri 65201, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 26:2036-47. 2007
    ..Furthermore, including additional mussel data in 2007 WQC for copper based on biotic ligand model would further lower the WQC...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. doi request reprint Influence of pH on the acute toxicity of ammonia to juvenile freshwater mussels (fatmucket, Lampsilis siliquoidea)
    Ning Wang
    Columbia Environmental Research Center, U S Geological Survey, Columbia, MO 65201, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 27:1141-6. 2008
    ..These results indicate that including mussel toxicity data in a revision to the WQC would lower the acute criterion but not change the WQC mathematical representation of the relative effect of pH on ammonia toxicity...
  20. 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...
  21. ncbi request reprint A field assessment of long-term laboratory sediment toxicity tests with the amphipod Hyalella azteca
    Christopher G Ingersoll
    Columbia Environmental Research Center, U S Geological Survey, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, Missouri 65201, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 24:2853-70. 2005
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  22. doi request reprint Evaluation of influence of sediment on the sensitivity of a unionid mussel (Lampsilis siliquoidea) to ammonia in 28-day water exposures
    Ning Wang
    U S Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, Columbia, Missouri, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 30:2270-6. 2011
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  23. ncbi request reprint Sensitivity of mottled sculpins (Cottus bairdi) and rainbow trout (Onchorhynchus mykiss) to acute and chronic toxicity of cadmium, copper, and zinc
    John M Besser
    USA Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, Columbia, Missouri 65201, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 26:1657-65. 2007
    ..Proposed water quality criteria for copper based on the biotic ligand model would be protective of both sculpin populations tested...
  24. 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...
  25. doi request reprint Toxicity of silicon carbide nanowires to sediment-dwelling invertebrates in water or sediment exposures
    Joseph N Mwangi
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 30:981-7. 2011
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  26. 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...
  27. ncbi request reprint Overview and comparison of lipid-containing semipermeable membrane devices and oysters (Crassostrea gigas) for assessing organic chemical exposure
    James N Huckins
    U S Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, 4200 New Haven Road, Columbia, Missouri 65201, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 23:1617-28. 2004
    ..However, both sampling approaches have advantages and disadvantages, and the appropriateness of their use depends on the goals of a given study...
  28. ncbi request reprint Risk assessment of water quality in three North Carolina, USA, streams supporting federally endangered freshwater mussels (Unionidae)
    Sara Ward
    U S Fish and Wildlife Service, P O Box 33726, Raleigh, North Carolina 27636, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 26:2075-85. 2007
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  29. ncbi request reprint Advances and opportunities in assessing contaminant sensitivity of freshwater mussel (Unionidae) early life stages
    Tom Augspurger
    Environ Toxicol Chem 26:2025-8. 2007
  30. ncbi request reprint Calculation and uses of mean sediment quality guideline quotients: a critical review
    Edward R Long
    ERL Environmental, 3691 Cole Road South, Salem, Oregon 97306, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 40:1726-36. 2006
    ..Ideally, mean SQGQs should be included with other measures including results of toxicity tests and benthic community surveys to provide a weight of evidence when assessing the relative quality of contaminated sediments...
  31. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of freshwater mussel toxicity data in the derivation of water quality guidance and standards for copper
    Ferrella A March
    Oklahoma Biological Survey, University of Oklahoma, 111 E Chesapeake Street, Norman, Oklahoma 73019, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 26:2066-74. 2007
    ..S. EPA water quality criteria, the 2005 Oklahoma water quality standards, and the 2007 U.S. EPA water quality criteria based on the biotic ligand model might need to be revised to afford protection to freshwater mussels...
  32. ncbi request reprint Interlaboratory evaluation of Hyalella azteca and Chironomus tentans short-term and long-term sediment toxicity tests
    Teresa J Norberg-King
    U S Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, Mid Continent Ecology Division, 6201 Congdon Boulevard, Duluth, Minnesota 55804, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 25:2662-74. 2006
    ..Overall, the interlaboratory evaluation showed good precision of the methods, appropriate endpoints were incorporated into the test protocols, and tests effectively predicted the toxicity of sediments...
  33. ncbi request reprint Mentoring early career professionals in the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry North America
    Christopher G Ingersoll
    Environ Toxicol Chem 24:2715-6. 2005
  34. ncbi request reprint Predicting amphipod toxicity from sediment chemistry using logistic regression models
    L Jay Field
    Coastal Protection and Restoration Division, Office of Response and Restoration, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Seattle, Washington 98115, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 21:1993-2005. 2002
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  35. ncbi request reprint Use of the oligochaete, Lumbricuilus variegatus, as a prey organism for toxicant exposure of fish through the diet
    David R Mount
    U S Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, National Health and Environmental Effects Laboratory, Mid Continent Ecology Division, 6201 Coungdon Boulevard, Duluth, Minnesota 55804, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 25:2760-7. 2006
    ..variegatus represents an excellent choice of exposure vector for exposing fish to toxicants via the diet...