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Journal Publications

Farmer, William H. and Sara Levin, 2017, Characterizing Uncertainty in Daily Streamflow Estimates at Ungauged Locations for the Massachusetts Sustainable Yield Estimator, Journal of the American Water Resources Association (JAWRA) 1-13, DOI: 10.1111/1752-1688.12603

Vaughan, M. C. H., et al., 2017, High-frequency dissolved organic carbon and nitrate measurements reveal differences in storm hysteresis and loading in relation to land cover and seasonality, Water Resour. Res., 53, 5345–5363, DOI:10.1002/2017WR020491.

Tomáš Navrátil, Martin Šimeček, James B. Shanley, Jan Rohovec, Maria Hojdová, Jakub Houška, 2017, The history of mercury pollution near the Spolana chlor-alkali plant (Neratovice, Czech Republic) as recorded by Scots pine tree rings and other bioindicators, Science of The Total Environment, Volume 586, Pages 1182–1192.

Gerson, J. R., C. T. Driscoll, J. D. Demers, A. K. Sauer, B. D. Blackwell, M. R. Montesdeoca, J. B. Shanley, and D. S. Ross , 2017, Deposition of mercury in forests across a montane elevation gradient: Elevational and seasonal patterns in methylmercury inputs and production, J. Geophys. Res. Biogeosci., 122, 1922–1939, DOI:10.1002/2016JG003721.

G.E. Granato, and S.C. Jones, 2017, Estimating total maximum daily loads with the Stochastic Empirical Loading and Dilution Model, National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, Volume 2638, DOI: 10.3141/2638-12.

G.A. Hodgkins,R.W. Dudley,M.G. Nielsen,B. Renard,S.L. Qi, 2017, Groundwater-level trends in the U.S. glacial aquifer system, 1964–2013, Journal of Hydrology, Volume 553, pages 289–303.

Joseph D. Ayotte, Laura Medalie, Sharon L. Qi, Lorraine C. Backer, and Bernard T. Nolan, 2017, Estimating the High-Arsenic Domestic-Well Population in the Conterminous United States, Environmental Science & Technology, DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b02881

Richard B. Winston and Joseph D. Ayotte, 2017, Performance Assessments of a Novel Well Design for Reducing Exposure to Bedrock-Derived Arsenic, Groundwater, DOI: 10.1111/gwat.12603

Dudley, Robert W., Glenn A. Hodgkins, and Jesse E. Dickinson, 2017, Forecasting the Probability of Future Groundwater Levels Declining Below Specified Low Thresholds in the Conterminous U.S., Journal of the American Water Resources Association (JAWRA) 1-13.

Hodgkins, G.A., Whitfield, P.H., Burn, D.H., Hannaford, J., Renard, B., Stahl, K., Fleig, A.K., Madsen, H., Mediero, L., Korhonen, J. and Murphy, C., 2017, Climate-driven variability in the occurrence of major floods across North America and Europe, Journal of Hydrology, v. 552, p. 704-717.

Caroline M. Andy, Maria Florencia Fahnestock, Melissa A. Lombard, Laura Hayes, Julia G. Bryce, and Joseph D. Ayotte, 2017, Assessing Models of Arsenic Occurrence in Drinking Water from Bedrock Aquifers in New Hampshire: Universities Council on Water Resources, Issue 160.

Andrea Kristina Weber, Larry B Barber, Denis R. LeBlanc, Elsie M. Sunderland, and Chad David Vecitis, 2017, Geochemical and Hydrologic Factors Controlling Subsurface Transport of Poly– and Perfluoroalkyl Substances, Cape Cod, Massachusetts: Environmental Science & Technology, DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.6b05573

R.W. Dudley, G.A. Hodgkins, M.R. McHale, M.J. Kolian, B. Renard, 2017, Trends in snowmelt–related streamflow timing in the conterminous United States, Journal of Hydrology. doi:

Sarah M. Flanagan , Joseph P. Levitt, and Joseph D. Ayotte, 2017, Trends in Methyl tert–Butyl Ether Concentrations in Private Wells in Southeast New Hampshire: 2005 to 2015: Environmental Science and Technology, doi:10.1021/acs.est.6b04149.

Huntington, T. G., W. M. Balch, G. R. Aiken, J. Sheffield, L. Luo, C. S. Roesler, and P. Camill, 2016, Climate change and dissolved organic carbon export to the Gulf of Maine, J. Geophys. Res. Biogeosci., 121, 2700–2716, DOI:10.1002/2015JG003314.

Shanley, James B., Ann T. Chalmers, Thomas J. Mack, Thor E. Smith, and Philip T. Harte, 2016, Groundwater Level Trends and Drivers in Two Northern New England Glacial Aquifers. Journal of the American Water Resources Association (JAWRA) 52(5):1012–1030. DOI: 10.1111/1752-1688.12432.

Kaur, A.J., Ross, D.S., Shanley, J.B. et al., 2016, Enriched groundwater seeps in two Vermont headwater catchments are hotspots of nitrate turnover, Wetlands 36: 237.

Tomáš Navrátil, James B. Shanley, Jan Rohovec, Filip Oulehle, Martin Šimeček, Jakub Houška, Pavel Cudlín, 2016, Soil mercury distribution in adjacent coniferous and deciduous stands highly impacted by acid rain in the Ore Mountains, Czech Republic, Applied Geochemistry, Volume 75, Pages 63-75.

Ayotte, J. D.; Nolan, B. T.; Gronberg, J. A., 2016, Predicting Arsenic in Drinking Water Wells of the Central Valley, California: Environmental Science & Technology; DOI 10.1021/acs.est.6b01914.

Balch, W. M.,Huntington, T. G., Aiken, G R. Drapeau, D, Bowler, B., Lubelczyk, L. and Butler, Kenna, 2016, Toward a quantitative and empirical dissolved organic carbon budget for the Gulf of Maine,a semi–enclosed shelf sea, Global Biogeochemical Cycles.30:268-292 + Supporting Information

Dalsu Baris; Richard Waddell; Laura E. Beane Freeman; Molly Schwenn; Joanne S. Colt; Joseph D. Ayotte; Mary H. Ward; John Nuckols; Alan Schned; Brian Jackson; Castine Clerkin; Nathaniel Rothman; Lee E. Moore; Anne Taylor; Gilpin Robinson; GM Monawar Hosain; Karla R. Armenti; Richard McCoy; Claudine Samanic; Robert N. Hoover; Joseph F. Fraumeni Jr.; Alison Johnson; Margaret R. Karagas; Debra T. Silverman, 2016, Elevated Bladder Cancer in Northern New England: The Role of Drinking Water and Arsenic: JNCI Journal of the National Cancer Institute 2016 108 (9): djw099

Ariel S. Lewis, Thomas G. Huntington, Mark C. Marvin-DiPasquale, Aria Amirbahman, 2016, Mercury remediation in wetland sediment using zero-valent iron and granular activated carbon: Environmental Pollution, Volume 212, Pages 366–373.

James R. Degnan, John Karl Bohlke, Krystle Pelham, David M. Langlais, and Gregory J. Walsh, 2015, Identification of groundwater nitrate contamination from explosives used in road construction: Isotopic, chemical, and hydrologic evidence: Environmental Science and Technology, doi:10.1021/acs.est.5b03671.
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Zheng, Y., and Ayotte, J.D., 2015, At the crossroads—Hazard assessment and reduction of health risks from arsenic in private well waters of the northeastern United States and Atlantic Canada: Science of The Total Environment, v. 505, p. 1237–1247, doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.10.089.

Kramer, R.J.; Bounoua, L.; Zhang, P.; Wolfe, R.E.; Huntington, T.G.; Imhoff, M.L.; Thome, K.; Noyce, G.L. Evapotranspiration Trends Over the Eastern United States During the 20th Century. Hydrology 2015, 2, 93-111.

John A. Colman, Jacob I. Nogueira, Oscar C. Pancorbo, Carol A. Batdorf, Barbara A. Block, 2015, Mercury in Pacific bluefin tuna (Thunnus orientalis): bioaccumulation and trans-Pacific Ocean migration, Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 10.1139/cjfas-2014-0476

P.J. Phillips, C. Schubert, D. Argue, I. Fisher, E.T. Furlong, W. Foreman, J. Gray, A. Chalmers, 2015, Concentrations of hormones, pharmaceuticals and other micropollutants in groundwater affected by septic systems in New England and New York, Science of The Total Environment, Volume 512-513, Pages 43–54

Weiskel, P. K., Wolock, D. M., Zarriello, P. J., Vogel, R. M., Levin, S. B., and Lent, R. M., 2014, Hydroclimatic regimes: a distributed water-balance framework for hydrologic assessment, classification, and management, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 3855-3872.

B. Yellen,J.D. Woodruff,L.N. Kratz,S.B. Mabee,J. Morrison,A.M. Martini, 2014, Source, conveyance and fate of suspended sediments following Hurricane Irene. New England, USA, Geomorphology, Volume 226, Pages 124-134.

Yang, Qiang; Culbertson, Charles W.; Nielsen, Martha G.; Schalk, Charles W.; Johnson, Carole D.; Marvinney, Robert G.; Stute, Martin; Zheng, Yan, 2014, Flow and sorption controls of groundwater arsenic in individual boreholes from bedrock aquifers in central Maine, USA; Science of the Total Environment, Volume 505, 17 p.

Xun Shi, Joseph D. Ayotte, Akikazu Onda, Stephanie Miller, Judy Rees, Diane Gilbert-Diamond, Tracy Onega, Jiang Gui, Margaret Karagas, John Moeschler, 2014, Geospatial association between adverse birth outcomes and arsenic in groundwater in New Hampshire, USA; Environmental Geochemistry and Health, DOI 10.1007/s10653-014-9651-2.

Huntington, T.G., and Billmire, M., 2013, Trends in Precipitation, Runoff, and Evapotranspiration for Rivers Draining to the Gulf of Maine in the United States; Journal of Hydrometeorology, v.15, p. 726-743.

Lamborg, C.H., Kent, D.B., Swarr, G.J., Munson, K.M., Kading, Tristan, O’Connor, A.E., Fairchild, G.M., LeBlanc, D.R., and Wiatrowski, H.A., 2013, Mercury speciation and mobilization in a wastewater-contaminated groundwater plume; Environmental Science & Technology, v.47, no. 23, p. 13239-13249.

Joseph D. Ayotte, Marcel Belaval, Scott A. Olson, Karen R. Burow, Sarah M. Flanagan, Stephen R. Hinkle, Bruce D. Lindsey, 2014, Factors affecting temporal variability of arsenic in groundwater used for drinking water supply in the United States; Science of The Total Environment, Article in Press.

Masterson, J. P., Fienen, M. N., Thieler, E. R., Gesch, D. B., Gutierrez, B. T. and Plant, N. G., 2013, Effects of sea-level rise on barrier island groundwater system dynamics – ecohydrological implications; Ecohydrol.. doi: 10.1002/eco.1442

Davis, J. H. and Verdi, R. (2013), Groundwater Flow Cycling Between a Submarine Spring and an Inland Fresh Water Spring; Groundwater. doi: 10.1111/gwat.12125

Haack, S.K., Metge, D.W., Fogarty, L.R., Meyer, M.T., Barber, L.B., Harvey, R.W., LeBlanc, D.R., and Kolpin, D.W., 2012, Effects on groundwater microbial communities of an engineered 30-day in-situ exposure to the antibiotic sulfamethoxazole; Environmental Science & Technology, v. 46, no. 14, p. 7478-7486.

Smith, R.L., Repert, D.A., Barber, L.B., and LeBlanc, D.R., 2013, Long-term groundwater contamination after source removal?The role of sorbed carbon and nitrogen on the rate of reoxygenation of a treated-wastewater plume on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, USA; Chemical Geology, v. 337-338, p. 38-47.

Archfield, S. A., Steeves, P. A., Guthrie, J. D., and Ries III, K. G.: Towards a publicly available, map-based regional software tool to estimate unregulated daily streamflow at ungauged rivers; Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 101-115, doi:10.5194/gmd-6-101-2013, 2013.

J. G. Kerr, M. C. Eimers, I. F. Creed, M. B. Adams, F. Beall, D. Burns, J. L. Campbell, S. F. Christopher, T. A. Clair, F. Courchesne, L. Duchesne, I. Fernandez, D. Houle, D. S. Jeffries, G. E. Likens, M. J. Mitchell, J. Shanley, H. Yao, 2012: The effect of seasonal drying on sulphate dynamics in streams across southeastern Canada and the northeastern USA; Biogeochemistry, Volume 111, Issue 1-3, pp 393-409.

A.T. Chalmers , P.C. Van Metre , and E. Callender, 2007, The chemical response of particle-associated contaminants in aquatic sediments to urbanization in New England, U.S.A., Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, Volume 91, Issues 1–2, 1 April 2007, Pages 4-25.

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