B A Rattner

Summary

Affiliation: U.S. Geological Survey
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ranking terrestrial vertebrate species for utility in biomonitoring and vulnerability to environmental contaminants
    Nancy H Golden
    Marine Estuarine Environmental Science Program, 2113 Agricultural Life Science Building, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Rev Environ Contam Toxicol 176:67-136. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Toxicity and hazard of vanadium to mallard ducks (Anas platyrhynchos) and Canada geese (Branta canadensis)
    Barnett A Rattner
    U S Geological Survey, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, Laurel, Maryland, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 69:331-51. 2006
  3. doi request reprint History of wildlife toxicology
    Barnett A Rattner
    Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, US Geological Survey, BARC East 308, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, MD, 20705, USA
    Ecotoxicology 18:773-83. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Potential environmental contaminant risks to avian species at importnat bird areas in the northeastern United States
    Barnett A Rattner
    Patuxtent Wildlife Research Center, US Geological Survey, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Integr Environ Assess Manag 4:344-57. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Concentrations of metals in blood and feathers of nestling ospreys (Pandion haliaetus) in Chesapeake and Delaware Bays
    B A Rattner
    US Geological Survey, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, BARC East, Building 308, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 54:114-22. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Contaminant exposure and reproductive success of ospreys (Pandion haliaetus) nesting in Chesapeake Bay regions of concern
    B A Rattner
    U S Geological Survey, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, 12011 Beech Forest Road, Laurel, MD 20708, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 47:126-40. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Retrospective ecotoxicological data and current information needs for terrestrial vertebrates residing in coastal habitat of the United States
    B A Rattner
    U S Geological Survey, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, Beltsville Laboratory, c o BARC East, Building 308, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 49:257-65. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Experimental lead poisoning in turkey vultures (Cathartes aura)
    James W Carpenter
    USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, 11510 American Holly Drive, Laurel, Maryland 20708 4019, USA
    J Wildl Dis 39:96-104. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Organochlorine contaminant exposure and reproductive success of black-crowned night-herons (Nycticorax nycticorax) nesting in Baltimore harbor, Maryland
    B A Rattner
    U S Geological Survey, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, 12011 Beech Forest Road, Laurel, Maryland 20708 4041, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 41:73-82. 2001
  10. doi request reprint Acute toxicity, histopathology, and coagulopathy in American kestrels (Falco sparverius) following administration of the rodenticide diphacinone
    Barnett A Rattner
    Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, U S Geological Survey, Beltsville, Maryland, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 30:1213-22. 2011

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Ranking terrestrial vertebrate species for utility in biomonitoring and vulnerability to environmental contaminants
    Nancy H Golden
    Marine Estuarine Environmental Science Program, 2113 Agricultural Life Science Building, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Rev Environ Contam Toxicol 176:67-136. 2003
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  2. ncbi request reprint Toxicity and hazard of vanadium to mallard ducks (Anas platyrhynchos) and Canada geese (Branta canadensis)
    Barnett A Rattner
    U S Geological Survey, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, Laurel, Maryland, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 69:331-51. 2006
    ..However, point sources, such as the V-laden fly ash pond encountered by geese at the petroleum refinery in Delaware, may pose a significant hazard to water birds...
  3. doi request reprint History of wildlife toxicology
    Barnett A Rattner
    Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, US Geological Survey, BARC East 308, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, MD, 20705, USA
    Ecotoxicology 18:773-83. 2009
    ..Current challenges include the need to more thoroughly estimate and predict exposure and effects of chemical-related anthropogenic activities on wildlife and their supporting habitat...
  4. doi request reprint Potential environmental contaminant risks to avian species at importnat bird areas in the northeastern United States
    Barnett A Rattner
    Patuxtent Wildlife Research Center, US Geological Survey, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Integr Environ Assess Manag 4:344-57. 2008
    ..Based upon this screening level risk assessment, contaminant biomonitoring of birds is warranted at such sites, and data generated from these efforts could foster natural resource management activities...
  5. ncbi request reprint Concentrations of metals in blood and feathers of nestling ospreys (Pandion haliaetus) in Chesapeake and Delaware Bays
    B A Rattner
    US Geological Survey, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, BARC East, Building 308, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 54:114-22. 2008
    ..g., Cd, Hg, Pb) in nestling blood and feathers from Chesapeake and Delaware Bays were below toxicity thresholds and do not seem to be affecting chick survival during the nestling period...
  6. ncbi request reprint Contaminant exposure and reproductive success of ospreys (Pandion haliaetus) nesting in Chesapeake Bay regions of concern
    B A Rattner
    U S Geological Survey, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, 12011 Beech Forest Road, Laurel, MD 20708, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 47:126-40. 2004
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Retrospective ecotoxicological data and current information needs for terrestrial vertebrates residing in coastal habitat of the United States
    B A Rattner
    U S Geological Survey, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, Beltsville Laboratory, c o BARC East, Building 308, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 49:257-65. 2005
    ..Delineation of data gaps in watersheds of concern can help prioritize monitoring in areas with impaired water quality and emphasize the need for comprehensive monitoring to gain a more complete understanding of coastal ecosystem health...
  8. ncbi request reprint Experimental lead poisoning in turkey vultures (Cathartes aura)
    James W Carpenter
    USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, 11510 American Holly Drive, Laurel, Maryland 20708 4019, USA
    J Wildl Dis 39:96-104. 2003
    ..Based on these observations, turkey vultures appear to be poor models for assessing the risk of lead poisoning to California condors or predicting their physiologic response...
  9. ncbi request reprint Organochlorine contaminant exposure and reproductive success of black-crowned night-herons (Nycticorax nycticorax) nesting in Baltimore harbor, Maryland
    B A Rattner
    U S Geological Survey, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, 12011 Beech Forest Road, Laurel, Maryland 20708 4041, USA
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 41:73-82. 2001
    ..Processes other than poor reproduction (e.g., low postfledging survival, emigration, habitat degradation) may be responsible for the declining size of the Baltimore Harbor colony...
  10. doi request reprint Acute toxicity, histopathology, and coagulopathy in American kestrels (Falco sparverius) following administration of the rodenticide diphacinone
    Barnett A Rattner
    Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, U S Geological Survey, Beltsville, Maryland, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 30:1213-22. 2011
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Acute toxicity of diphacinone in Northern bobwhite: effects on survival and blood clotting
    Barnett A Rattner
    Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, U S Geological Survey, Department of the Interior, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, BARC East 308, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 73:1159-64. 2010
    ..These clotting time assays and toxicity data will assist in the development of a pharmacodynamic model to predict toxicity, and also facilitate rodenticide hazard and risk assessments in avian species...
  12. ncbi request reprint Lead poisoning in captive Andean condors (Vultur gryphus)
    Oliver H Pattee
    US Geological Survey Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, Beltsville Laboratory, c o BARC East, Bldg 308, 10300 Baltimore Ave, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    J Wildl Dis 42:772-9. 2006
    ..This is consistent with observations in the wild, where otherwise healthy birds exposed to metallic lead quickly succumb. At the very least, the release program has to maintain constant surveillance and an active lead monitoring program...
  13. ncbi request reprint Lead accumulation in feathers of nestling black-crowned night herons (Nycticorax nycticorax) experimentally treated in the field
    Nancy H Golden
    US Geological Survey Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, 12011 Beech Forest Road, Laurel, Maryland 20708, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 22:1517-24. 2003
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Element patterns in feathers of nestling black-crowned night-herons, Nycticorax nycticorax L., from four colonies in Delaware, Maryland, and Minnesota
    Thomas W Custer
    Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center, US Geological Survey, La Crosse, WI 54603, USA
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 81:147-51. 2008
    ..Although trace element patterns in feathers indicated differences among geographical locations, they did not separate all locations well and their usefulness as an indicator of natal colony location may be limited...
  15. doi request reprint Apparent tolerance of turkey vultures (Cathartes aura) to the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug diclofenac
    Barnett A Rattner
    Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, U S Geological Survey, Beltsville Agricultural Research Center East, Building 308, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 27:2341-5. 2008
    ..Differential sensitivity among avian species is a hallmark of cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors, and despite the tolerance of turkey vultures to diclofenac, additional studies in related scavenging species seem warranted...
  16. ncbi request reprint Use of retrospective data to assess ecotoxicological monitoring needs for terrestrial vertebrates residing in Atlantic coast estuaries
    Jonathan B Cohen
    US Geological Survey, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, 12011 Beech Forest Road, Laurel, MD 20708 4041, USA
    Ecotoxicology 12:365-75. 2003
    ..Without data from such studies, it will be difficult to perform unbiased assessments of regional trends in contaminant exposure and effects in terrestrial vertebrates...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effects of contaminant exposure on reproductive success of ospreys (Pandion haliaetus) nesting in Delaware River and Bay, USA
    Pamela C Toschik
    Marine, Estuarine, and Environmental Science Program, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 24:617-28. 2005
    ..These findings provide evidence that contaminants continue to be a significant stressor on osprey productivity in the northern Delaware River and Bay...
  18. ncbi request reprint Egg incubation position affects toxicity of air cell administered polychlorinated biphenyl 126 (3,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl) in chicken (Gallus gallus) embryos
    Moira A McKernan
    Marine, Estuarine and Environmental Sciences, University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 26:2724-7. 2007
    ..These data have implications for chemical screening and use of laboratory data for ecological risk assessments...
  19. ncbi request reprint Determination of alkylphenol and alkylphenolethoxylates in biota by liquid chromatography with detection by tandem mass spectrometry and fluorescence spectroscopy
    Isabelle Schmitz-Afonso
    Environmental Quality Laboratory, ANRI, ARS USDA, BARC West, Building 001, Room 220, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    J Chromatogr A 1010:25-35. 2003
    ..Total levels found in osprey egg samples were up to 18 ng/g wet mass and as high as 8.2 microg/g wet mass in the fish samples...