PUBLICATIONS

Get a more detailed look at the work we do through our peer-reviewed publications.

2019

Stoyanovich, S.S., Yang, Z., Hanson, M.L., Hollebone, B.P., Orihel, D.M., Palace, V., Rodriguez‐Gil, J.L., Faragher, R., Mirnaghi, F.S., Shah, K., Blais, J.M. 2019. Simulating a spill of diluted bitumen: Environmental weathering and submergence in a model freshwater system. 38(12):2621-2628. https://doi.org/10.1002/etc.4600

Hanson, M.L., Baxter, L., Anderson, J., Solomon, K.R., and Brain, R.A. 2019. Strength of methods assessment for aquatic primary producer toxicity data: A critical review of atrazine studies from the peer-reviewed literature. Science of the Total Environment. 685:1221-1239. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.04.336

Hanson, M.L., Solomon, K.R., Van Der Kraak, G.J., and Brain, R.A. 2019. Effects of atrazine on fish, amphibians, and reptiles: update of the analysis based on quantitative weight of evidence. Critical Reviews in Toxicology. 49(8):670-709. https://doi.org/10.1080/10408444.2019.1701985

Gene, S.M., Hoekstra, P.F., Hannam, C., White, M., Truman, C., Hanson, M.L., and Prosser, R.S. 2019. The role of vegetated buffers in agriculture and their regulation across Canada and the United States. Journal of Environmental Management. 243:12-21. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2019.05.003

Martin, O.V., Adams, J., Beasley, A., Belanger, S., Breton, R.L., Brock, T.C.M., Buonsante, V.A., Burgos, M.G., Green, J., Guiney, P.D., Hall, T., Hanson, M.L., Harris, M.J., Henry, T.R., Huggett, D., Junghans, M., Laskowski R., Maack, G., Moermond, C.T.A., Panter, G., Pease, A., Poulsen, V., Roberts, M., Rudén, C., Schlekat, C.E., Schoeters, I., Solomon, K.R., Staveley, J., Stubblefield, W., Sumpter, J.P., Warne, M.S.J., Wentsel, R., Wheeler, J.R., Wolff, B.A., Yamazaki, K., Zahner H, and Ågerstrand, M. 2019. Improving environmental risk assessments of chemicals: Steps towards evidence-based ecotoxicology. Environment International. 128:210-217. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2019.04.053 

 

Nema M., Hanson M.L., and Müller K.M. 2019. Phylogeny of the egg-loving green alga Oophila amblystomatis (Chlamydomonadales) and its response to the herbicides atrazine and 2,4-D. Symbiosis. 77(1): 23-39. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13199-018-0564-1  

Humeniuk, B.W., Chaves-Barquero, L.G., Wong, C.S., and Hanson, M.L. 2019. Crushed glass as a constructed wetland substrate: Invertebrate community responses to simulated wastewater inputs. Proceedings of Manitoba's Undergraduate Science and Engineering Research. 5:14-27. http://doi.org/10.5203/pmuser.201951817 

2018

Arts, G., and Hanson, M.L. 2018. Effects of herbicides on freshwater ecosystems. In: Korres, N.E., Nilda, B.R., Duke, S.O. (Eds.), Weed control: Sustainability, hazards, and risks in cropping systems worldwide. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, FL, pp. 64-76.

Finnegan, M.C., Emburey, S., Hommen, U., Baxter, L.R., Hoekstra, P.F., Hanson, M.L., Thompson, H., and Hamer, M. 2018. A freshwater mesocosm study into the effects of the neonicotinoid insecticide thiamethoxam at multiple trophic levels. Environmental Pollution. 242:1444-1457. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2018.07.096

Lobson, C., Luong, K.H., Seburn, D., White, M., Hann, B., Prosser, R.S., Wong, C.S., and Hanson, M.L. 2018. Fate of thiamethoxam in mesocosms and response of the zooplankton community. Science of the Total Environment. 637:1150-1157. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.05.087

Chaves-Barquero, L.G., Luong, K.H., Rudy, M.D., Frank, R.A., Hanson, M.L. and Wong, C.S. 2018. Attenuation of pharmaceuticals, nutrients and toxicity in a rural sewage lagoon system integrated with a subsurface filtration technology. Chemosphere. 209:767-775. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2018.06.119

Challis, J.K., Stroski, K., Luong, K., Hanson, M.L., and Wong, C.S. 2018. Field evaluation and in-situ stress-testing of the organic-diffusive gradients in thin-films passive sampler.  Environmental Science and Technology. 52(21):12573-12582. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.8b03622

Challis, J.K., Cuscito, L.D., Joudan, S., Luong, K.H., Knapp, C.W., Hanson, M.L., and Wong, C.S., 2018. Inputs, source apportionment, and transboundary transport of pesticides and other polar organic contaminants along the lower Red River, Manitoba, Canada. Science of the Total Environment. 635:803-816. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.04.128

Hanson, M., Deeth, L., and Prosser, R. 2018. Evidence of citation bias in the ecotoxicology pesticide literature. Ecotoxicology. 27(7):1039-1045. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10646-018-1918-4

Brain, R.A., Schneider, S.Z., Anderson, J.C., Knopper, L.D., Wolf, J.C., and Hanson, M.L. 2018. Extended fish short term reproduction assays with the fathead minnow and Japanese medaka: No evidence of impaired fecundity from exposure to atrazine. Chemosphere. 205:126-136. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2018.04.068

Pickford, D.B., Finnegan, M.S., Baxter, L.R., Böhmer, W., Hanson, M.L., Stegger, P., Hommen, U., and Hamer, M. 2018. Response of the mayfly (Cloeon dipterum) to chronic exposure to thiamethoxam in outdoor mesocosms. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry.  37(4):1040-1050. https://doi.org/10.1002/etc.4028

Ma, J., Hipel, K., Hanson, M.L., Cai, X., and Liu, Y. 2018. An analysis of influencing factors on municipal solid waste source-separated collection behavior in Guilin, China by Using the Theory of Planned Behavior. Sustainable Cities and Society. 37:336-343. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scs.2017.11.037

Warrack, S., Challis, J.K., Hanson, M.L., and Rennie, M.D. 2018. Microplastics flowing into Lake Winnipeg: Densities, sources, flux, and fish exposures. Proceedings of Manitoba's Undergraduate Science and Engineering Research. 3. https://doi.org/10.5203/pmuser.201730578

Ma, J., Hipel, K.W., and Hanson, M.L. 2018. An evaluation of the social dimensions in public participation in rural domestic waste source-separated collection in Guilin, China. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 190:35. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10661-017-6405-5

2017

Ma, J., Hanson, M.L., and Hipel, K. 2017. Public participation in municipal solid waste source-separated collection in Guilin, China: Status and influencing factors. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management. 60(12): 2174-2191. https://doi.org/10.1080/09640568.2017.1281798

Finnegan, M.C., Baxter L.R., Maul J., Hanson M.L., and Hoekstra P. 2017. Comprehensive characterization of the acute and chronic toxicity of the neonicotinoid insecticide thiamethoxam to a suite of aquatic primary producers, invertebrates, and fish. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 36(10): 2838-2848. https://doi.org/10.1002/etc.3846

Anderson P.J., Warrack S., Langen V., Challis J.K., Hanson M.L., and Rennie M.D. 2017. Microplastic contamination in Lake Winnipeg, Canada. Environmental Pollution. 225: 223-231. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2017.02.072

Hanson, M.L., Wolff, B., Green, J., Kivi, M., Panter, G., Warne, M., Ågerstrand, M., and Sumpter, J. 2017. How we can make ecotoxicology more valuable to environmental protection. Science of the Total Environment. 578:228-235. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.07.160

Rodriguez-Gil, J.L., Prosser, R.S., Hanta, G., Poirier, D., Lissemore, L., Hanson, M.L., and Solomon, K.R. 2017. Aquatic hazard assessment of MON 0818, a commercial mixture of alkylamine ethoxylates commonly used in glyphosate-containing herbicide formulations. Part 2: Roles of sediment, temperature, and capacity for recovery following a pulsed exposure. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 36(2):512-521. https://doi.org/10.1002/etc.3558

Rodriguez-Gil, J.L., Prosser, R.S., Poirier, D., Thompson, D., Lissemore, L., Hanson, M.L., and Solomon K.R. 2017. Aquatic hazard assessment of MON 0818, a commercial mixture of alkylamine ethoxylates commonly used in glyphosate-containing herbicide formulations. Part 1: Species Sensitivity Distributions from laboratory acute exposures. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 36(2): 501-511. https://doi.org/10.1002/etc.3559

Challis, J.K., Hanson, M.L., and Wong, C.S. 2017. Pharmaceuticals and pesticides archived on polar passive sampling devices can be stable for up to six years. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 37(3):762–767. https://doi.org/10.1002/etc.4012

2016

Reeves, A., Lobson, C., Challis, J.K., Moore, D., and Hanson, M.L. 2016. Are aquatic snails reservoirs and vectors of microbes bearing antibiotic resistant genes? Proceedings of Manitoba's Undergraduate Science and Engineering Research. 2. https://doi.org/10.5203/pmuser.201620560

 

Lau, C., Moore, D., and Hanson, M.L. 2016. The duckweed Lemna minor recovers following 7, 14, 21, and 28 day exposures to atrazine at environmental concentrations. Proceedings of Manitoba's Undergraduate Science and Engineering Research. 2. https://doi.org/10.5203/pmuser.201620558

Chaves Barquero, L.G., Luong, K.H., Mundy, C.J., Knapp, C.W., Hanson, M.L., and Wong, C.S. 2016. The release of wastewater contaminants in the Arctic: A case study from Cambridge Bay, Nunavut, Canada. Environmental Pollution. 218:542-550. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2016.07.036

Cardinal, P., Anderson, J., Carlson, J., Low, J., Challis, J.K., Wong, C.S., and Hanson, M.L. 2016. Pharmaceutical fate in model wastewater treatment wetland mesocosms following phosphorous addition and late-season harvesting of macrophytes. Environmental Science Pollution Research. 23(22):22678-22690. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11356-016-7433-3

 

Baxter, L., Brain, R.A., Solomon, K.R., Hanson, M.L., and Prosser, R.S. 2016. Influence of light, nutrients, and temperature on the toxicity of atrazine to the algal species Raphidocelis subcapitata: Implications for the risk assessment of herbicides. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 132:250-259. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoenv.2016.06.022

Borgert, C., Becker, R., Carlton, B., Hanson, M.L., Kwiatkowski, P., Marty, M.S., McCarty, L., Quill, T., Solomon, K.R., Van Der Kraak, G.J., Witorsch, R., and Yi, K.D., 2016. As We Were Saying . . . Toxicological Sciences. 154:2-4. https://doi.org/10.1093/toxsci/kfw201

Challis, J.K., Hanson M.L., and Wong, C. 2016. Development and calibration of an organic-diffusive gradients in thin films aquatic passive sampler for a diverse suite of polar organic contaminants. Analytical Chemistry. 88(21):10583–10591. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.analchem.6b02749

Prosser, R.S., Anderson, J., Hanson, M.L., Solomon, K.R., and Sibley, P. 2016. Indirect effects of herbicides on biota in edge-of-field habitats: A critical review of the literature. Agriculture, Ecosystems and the Environment. 232:59-72. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2016.07.009

 

Borgert, C., Becker, R., Carlton, B., Hanson, M.L., Kwiatkowski, P., Marty, M., McCarty, L., Quill, T., Solomon, K.R., Van Der Kraak, G.J., Witorsch R., and Yi, K. 2016. Does GLP enhance the quality of toxicological evidence for regulatory decisions? Toxicological Sciences. 151:206-213. https://doi.org/10.1093/toxsci/kfw056

 

Rodriguez-Gil, J.L., Lissemore, L., Solomon, K.R., and Hanson, M.L. 2016. Dissipation of a commercial mixture of polyoxyethylene amine surfactants in aquatic outdoor microcosms: Effect of water depth and sediment organic carbon. Science of the Total Environment. 550:449-458. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.01.140

2015

Brooks, B., Fulton B., and Hanson, M.L. 2015. Aquatic toxicology studies with macrophytes and algae should balance experimental pragmatism with environmental realism. Science of the Total Environment. 536:406-407. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.07.085

Anderson, J., Joudan, S., Shoichet, E., Cuscito, L., Alipio, A., Donaldson C., Khan S., Goltz, D., Knapp, C., Hanson, M.L., and Wong, C.S. 2015. Reducing contaminants and toxicity in rural wastewater effluent using new sub-surface treatment technology. Ecological Engineering. 84:375-385. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoleng.2015.08.005

Baxter, L.R., Brain, R.A., Hosmer, A., Nema, M., Muller, K., Solomon K.R., and Hanson M.L. 2015. Effects of atrazine on egg masses of the yellow-spotted salamander (Ambystoma maculatum) and its endosymbiotic alga (Oophila amblystomatis). Environmental Pollution. 206:324-321. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2015.07.017

 

Brown, A., Challis, J.K., Wong C.S., and Hanson, M.L. 2015. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and β-blocker transformation products may not pose a significant risk of toxicity to aquatic organisms in wastewater effluent-dominated receiving waters. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management. 11(4):618-639. https://doi.org/10.1002/ieam.1637

 

Prosser, R.S., Brain, R.A., Andrus, M., Hosmer, A., Solomon, K.R., and Hanson, M.L. 2015.  Assessing temporal and spatial variation in sensitivity of field-derived periphyton communities to, and ability to recover from, atrazine exposure. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 118:204-216. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoenv.2015.04.047

Burns, M., Hanson, M.L., Prosser, R., Crossan, A., and Kennedy, I. 2015. Growth recovery of Lemna gibba and Lemna minor following a seven-day exposure to the herbicide diuron. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. 95(2):150-156. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00128-015-1575-8

2014

Van Der Kraak, G.J., Hosmer, A.J., Hanson, M.L., Kloas, W., and Solomon, K.R. 2014. Effects of atrazine in fish, amphibians, and reptiles: An analysis based on quantitative weight of evidence. Critical Reviews in Toxicology. 44(sup5):1-66. https://doi.org/10.3109/10408444.2014.967836

 

Rodriguez-Gil J.L., Brain R.A., Baxter L.R., Ruffell, S., McConkey, B., Solomon K.R., and Hanson M.L. 2014. Optimization of culturing conditions for toxicity testing with the alga Oophila sp. (Chlorophyceae), an amphibian endosymbiont. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 33(11):2566-2575. https://doi.org/10.1002/etc.2711

 

Baxter L.R., Brain R.A., Rodriguez-Gil J.L., Hosmer, A., Solomon K.R., and Hanson M.L. 2014. Response of the green alga Oophila sp., a salamander endosymbiont, to a PSII-inhibitor under laboratory conditions. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 33(8):1858-1864. https://doi.org/10.1002/etc.2629

 

Cardinal, P., Anderson, J.C., Carlson, J.C., Low, J.E., Challis, J.K., Beattie, S.A., Bartel, C.N., Elliott, A.D., Montero, O.F., Lokesh, S., Favreau, A., Kozlova, T.A., Knapp, C.W., Hanson, M.L., and Wong, C. 2014. Macrophytes may not contribute significantly to removal of nutrients, pharmaceuticals, and antibiotic resistance in model surface constructed wetlands. Science of the Total Environment. 482:294-304. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.02.095

de Jourdan, B.P., Hanson, M.L., Muir, D.C., and Solomon, K.R. 2014. Fathead minnow (Pimephales promelas Rafinesque) exposure to three NBFRs in outdoor mesocosms: Bioaccumulation and biotransformation. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 33(5):1148-1155. https://doi.org/10.1002/etc.2541
 

Challis, J.K., Hanson, M.L., Friesen, K.J., and Wong, C. 2014. A critical assessment of the photodegradation of pharmaceuticals in aquatic environments: Defining our current understanding and identifying knowledge gaps. Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts. 16:672-696. https://doi.org/10.1039/C3EM00615H