Affiliation: University of Nevada
- Effectiveness of household reverse-osmosis systems in a Western U.S. region with high arsenic in groundwaterMark Walker
University of Nevada, 1664 N Virginia St, Reno, NV 89557, USA
Sci Total Environ 389:245-52. 2008....
- Review of the Churchill County, NV ALL cluster, 1997-2004Mark Walker
Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557, USA
Chem Biol Interact 196:52-8. 2012....
- Causal connections between water quality and land use in a rural tropical island watershed: rural tropical island watershed analysisGuy Ragosta
Surfing Medicine International 501 c 3, 5 5785A Kuhio Highway, Hanalei, HI 96714, USA
Ecohealth 7:105-13. 2010..05). Reducing riparian canopy cover is associated with Enterococcus increases in stream water, suggesting that decreasing riparian vegetation density could increase fecal bacteria surface runoff...
- Arsenic, As((III)), and tungsten in Nevada County's private water suppliesMark Walker
Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557 0013, USA
J Water Health 7:293-301. 2009..400 + 0.703(log(10)[As(T)]), p = 0.000+, adj. r(2) = 0.53). This suggests that householders in this area were likely to be exposed to both metals simultaneously, given that 253/307 of the respondents (82%) reported consuming tap water...
- Significance of private water supply wells in a rural Nevada area as a route of exposure to aqueous arsenicMark Walker
Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, MS 370, FA 132, University of Nevada, 1664 N Virginia Street, Reno, NV 89557 0013, USA
J Water Health 3:305-12. 2005..This may be especially important in rural areas where adverse health effects are not evident to local populations...
- Detection of Cryptosporidium parvum in soil extractsMark Walker
Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada 89557, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 70:1827-9. 2004..No combination had a systematic effect on accuracy or precision. Background debris may have produced overestimates at low oocyst concentrations when flow cytometry was used...
- Microbial water quality and influences of fecal accumulation from a dog exercise areaLynell Garfield
Department of Environmental Science, University of Nevada Reno, College of Agriculture, Biotechnology and Natural Resources, Reno, NV 89557, USA
J Environ Health 71:24-9. 2008..coli in feces from exposure to environmental stresses. These results are useful for managing heavily used sites and understanding the effects of this type of land use on water quality...
- Treating and drinking well water in the presence of health risks from arsenic contamination: results from a U.S. hot spotW Douglass Shaw
Texas A and M University, Agricultural Economics, College Station, TX, USA
Risk Anal 25:1531-43. 2005..This probability represents behaviors relating to the household's perception of risk...
- An outbreak of cryptosporidiosis in Wales, November 2005Dolors Carnicer-Pont
Health Protection Team North Wales, National Public Health Service for Wales, Mold, Wales, UK
Euro Surveill 10:E051208.4. 2005
- Mitotic index determination by flow cytometryDavid A F Gillespie
CR UK Beatson Laboratories, Beatson Institute for Cancer Research, Garscube Estate, Bearsden, Glasgow G61 1BD
Subcell Biochem 40:355-8. 2006....
- Environmental hazards: evidence for effects on child healthDonald T Wigle
McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev 10:3-39. 2007..To adequately address such priorities, governments and agencies must strengthen environmental health research capacities and adopt policies to reduce parental and childhood exposures to proven and emerging environmental threats...
- Environmental lead level and pregnancy-induced hypertensionXi Kuan Chen
OMNI Research Group, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Environ Res 100:424-30. 2006..The risk of PIH increased by 4% per 0.05 microg/m3 increase in seasonal average lead level at conception and birth, in both smokers and nonsmokers. These results suggest that higher environmental lead levels increase the risk of PIH...