Leaders-Create: Program for Leaders in Water and Watershed Sustainability

LEADERS-CREATE:

Program for Leaders in Water and Watershed Sustainability

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Publications

Andrade L, Kelly M, Hynds PD, Weatherill J, Majury A*, O’Dwyer J. (2020) Groundwater resources as a global reservoir for antimicrobial-resistant bacteria. Water Research, 170: 115360

Cederwall J, Black TA, Blais JM, Hanson ML, Hollebone BP, Palace VP,  Rodriguez-Gil JL, Greer CW, Maynard C, Ortmann AC, Rooney RC, Orihel DM*. In press. Life under an oil slick: Response of a freshwater food web to simulated spills of diluted bitumen in field mesocosms. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, https://doi.org/10.1139/cjfas-2019-0224 

Moir KE, Hickey MBC, Leavitt PR, Ridal JJ, Cumming BF* (2018). Paleolimnological proxies reveal continued eutrophication issues in the St. Lawrence River Area of Concern. Journal of Great Lakes Research, 44, 357-366 

O’Carroll DM, Jeffries TC, Lee M, Le ST, Yeung A, Allace S, Battye N, Patch D, Manefield MJ, Weber KP*. (2019) Developing a roadmap to determine per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances-microbial population interactions. Science of the Total Environment, 712: 135994.

Trudeau VL, Thomson P, Zhang WS, Reyaud S, Navarro-Martin L,  Langlois VS. (2020) Agrochemicals disrupt multiple endocrine axes in amphibians. Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology, 110861.

Conference Proceedings 

2019

Andrade L, Kelly M, Hynds PD, Weatherill J, Majury A*, O’Dwyer J. (2019) Groundwater contamination with Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria: A review of incidence, frequency and temporal tendencies. International Association of Hydrogeologists (Irish Group) At Tullamore, Co Offaly, Ireland.

Andrade L, Kelly M, Hynds PD, Weatherill J, Majury A*, O’Dwyer J. (2019) Global Assessment of the Occurrence of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria in Groundwater Environments. One Health European Joint Programme Annual Scientific Meeting.

Andrade L, Kelly M, Hynds PD, Weatherill J, Majury A*, O’Dwyer J. (2019) Antimicrobial Resistant Bacteria in the Subsurface Environment: A global review. Environ 2019.

Armstrong Z. and Moir K. (2019) Impacts of sedimentary metal contamination on lower-trophic-level ecology in a fluvial environment. BWRC Symposium, Kingston, ON.

Blair D, Champagne P*, Sanders B, Gnananayakan A, Brown S.* (2019) Rapid Bacteriological Quantification Using Florescent Enzymatic Activity in Municipal Wastewater 7th International Conference on Sustainable Solid Waste Management June 26-29, Heraklion, Greece

Blair D, Brown S*, Champagne P*. (2019) Evaluating Water Quality Parameters in Municipal Wastewater by Florescent Signal in Enzyme Activity Defined Substrates 69th Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference. October 20-23, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Blair D. (2019) Applicability of commercial bacteria quantification methods via temporally-extended two-dimensional synchronous fluorescence scan. FEAS Research Symposium, Kingston, ON.

Blair D. (2019) Evaluating DOM in commercial bacteria growth methods via temporally-extended two-dimensional synchronous fluorescence scan. BWRC Symposium, Kingston, ON.

Cederwall J. (2019) Diluted bitumen spills and the boreal freshwater ecosystem: a microcosm study. Canadian Conference for Fisheries Research/Society for Canadian Limnologists (oral). London, ON, CAD.

Echeverría VG. (2019) Microbial growth involved in pharmaceuticals removal from water by biofiltration using a biobed-based biofilter. BWRC Symposium, Kingston, ON.

Echeverría VG.  (2019). Behavior of microorganisms involved in a biofiltration process using a biobed-based biofilter. PEOPLE CREATE Conference, St. Johns, NFLD.

Echeverría VG. (2019) Bacteria and fungi behavior in a biobed-based biofilter during emerging contaminants (ECs) removal. 69th CCEC, Halifax, NS.

Farooq A. (2019) A silver lining: The fate of released silver nanomaterials from commercial products in subsurface wetlands mesocosms. BWRC Symposium, Kingston, ON.

Farooq A, Gagnon V, Patch D, Button M, O’Carroll DM, Weber KP*. (2019) From commercial products to subsurface wetlands: a mesocosm approach examining the impacts of silver nanomaterials. American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall meeting At San Francisco.

Farooq A.  (2020) A silver lining: Examining both pristine and weathered silver nanomaterials in constructed wetland mesocosms (Oral). Canadian Association on Water Quality, Toronto, ON.

Farooq A. (2019) The fate of pristine and weathered silver nanomaterials from commercial products in subsurface planted wetland mesocosms (Poster). SETAC 40th North American Meeting, Toronto, ON.

Hataley E. (2019) Can microplastics act as a medium to concentrate waterborne microcystin? (3rd - Poster). BWRC Symposium, Kingston, ON.

Hataley E.  (2019). Can microplastics act as a medium to concentrate waterborne microcystins? (Poster). IFHAB, Toronto, ON.

Hataley E.  (2020) Understanding the accumulation of microcystins on microplastics in freshwater (Poster). SETAC NA 40th Annual Meeting, Toronto, ON.

Kelly M. (2019) The spatiotemporal distribution, phylogenetic and antibiogram profile associated with E. coli contaminated groundwater sources in southeastern Ontario. BWRC Symposium, Kingston, ON.

Kelly M. (2019) Environmentally-enriched E. coli populations in private well waters in south eastern Ontario. AMMI Canada CACMID Annual Conference. Ottawa, ON, CAD.

Lavallee S. (2019) Drivers of Protective Health Behaviours among Private Well Users in Ontario: A cross-sectional survey of awareness, perception, attitude, beliefs and experience. Association of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Canada. Ottawa, ON, CAD.

Lavallee S. (2019) Drivers of Health Behaviours Among Private Well Users in Ontario: A Cross-Sectional Survey of Awareness, Perception, Attitude and Experience. BWRC Symposium, Kingston, ON.

Moir K. (2019) Are nutrients driving cyanobacterial success? A paleolimnological assessment of recent changes to algae. River Symposium, London, ON.

Moir K. (2019) Are nutrients driving cyanobacterial success? A paleolimnological assessment of recent changes to algal community structure in Lake St. Francis. River Symposium. Cornwall, ON, CAD

Moir K. (2019) Are nutrients driving cyanobacterial success? A paleolimnological assessment of recent changes to algal community structure in Lake St. Francis. Society of Canadian Limnologists. London, ON, CAD

Patch D. (2019) From Sock to Stream – Characterization of Released Silver Nanomaterials from Commercial Products after Simulated Wearing (1st - Oral Presentation). BWRC Symposium, Kingston, ON. 

Patch D. (2019) From Sock To Stream: Release of Silver Nanomaterials From Commercial Products. 5th Annual Queens/RMC ChemEng Research Award, Kingston, ON.

Robinson M. (2019) Sediment Dynamics and the growth/decay of biofilms in a mixed primarily gravel-cobble stream (The Salmon River, Ontario, Canada). BWRC Symposium, Kingston, ON.

Su E. (2019) Impacts of Headwaters Stream Burial on Kemptville Creek Subwatershed. International SWAT Conference. Vienna, Austria.

Thomson P. (2019) Does chronic exposure to agricultural retention pond water induce endocrine disruption in the American toad. North American Society for Comparative Endocrinology. Gainesville, FL, USA.

Thomson P. (2019) Does chronic exposure to agricultural retention pond water induce endocrine disruption in the American toad (1st - Oral Presentation). Gananoque Environmental Sciences and Sustainable Development. Gananoque, ON, CAD

Thomson P. (2019) Les effets d’un basin de rétention Agricole chez une espèce d’amphibien canadienne (1st - Oral Presentation in a second language). Congrès Eau Terre et environnement (CETE) Environnement, Quebec.

Thomson P. (2019) Retention ponds in the agroecosystem: ecotoxicological implications on an amphibian species (2nd - 3 minute thesis competition). Canadian Ecotoxicity Workshop (CEW), Quebec.

2018

Blair D, Rey A. (2018) Sensing wastewater with infrared monitoring (SWIM). BWRC Symposium, Kingston, ON.

Cederwall J. (2018) Impacts of diluted bitumen spills on freshwater phytoplankton communities. SETAC North America 39th Annual Meeting (Poster). Sacramento, CA, USA

Cederwall J. (2018) Understanding the effects of diluted bitumen in fresh waters through experimental oil spills: preliminary findings on microbial communities. SETAC North America 39th Annual Meeting (Poster). Sacramento, CA, USA

Farooq A. (2018) The journey of silver nanomaterials in planted subsurface constructed wetlands. BWRC Symposium, Kingston, ON.

Lavallee S. (2018) Exploring the knowledge, attitudes and practices of current well water stewardship in rural Ontario communities: Implications for drinking water vulnerability and public health risks. Canadian Institute of Public Health Inspectors. London, ON, CAD

Moir K. (2018) Multiple stressors in a large, fluvial system: what factors are driving cyanobacterial abundance? (1st - Poster). BWRC Symposium, Kingston, ON.

Patch D. (2018). Release of silver nanomaterials from textiles: influence of artificial weathering on nanomaterial characteristics (2nd - Poster). BWRC Symposium, Kingston, ON.