Publications

Great Hollow Contribution Number:

1)  Seewagen, C.L., D.A. Cristol, and A. Gerson. 2016. Mobilization of mercury from lean tissues during simulated migratory fasting in a model songbird.  Scientific Reports 6:25762.  (Full text)

2)  Seewagen, C.L. and M. Newhouse. 2017. Passage dates, energetic condition, and age distribution of irruptive Pine Siskins at a reclaimed landfill in the New Jersey Meadowlands. Northeastern Naturalist 24(2):201-208. (Full text)

3)  Seewagen, C.L. and M. Newhouse. 2018. Mass changes and energetic condition of grassland and shrubland songbirds during autumn stopovers at a reclaimed landfill in the New Jersey Meadowlands. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 130(2):377-384. (Full text)

4)  Seewagen, C.L. 2018. The threat of global mercury pollution to bird migration: potential mechanisms and current evidence. Ecotoxicology, in press. (Full text)

5)  Seewagen, C.L. 2018. Chapter 3: Aquatic Resources. Pp. 13-18 in: Natural Resource Inventory Report and Recommendations for Sherman, Connecticut 2018. Sherman Conservation Commission, Town of Sherman, Connecticut. (Full text)

6)  Seewagen, C.L. 2018. Chapter 6: Wildlife and Critical Habitats. Pp. 29-32 in: Natural Resource Inventory Report and Recommendations for Sherman, Connecticut 2018. Sherman Conservation Commission, Town of Sherman, Connecticut. (Full text)

7) Gerson, A.R., D.A. Cristol, and C.L. Seewagen. 2019. Environmentally relevant methylmercury exposure reduces the metabolic scope of a model songbird. Environmental Pollution 246(2019):790-796. (Full text)

 

Manuscripts presently undergoing peer review:

Clark, R. and C.L. Seewagen. Non-native Japanese barberry (Berberis thunbergii) alters branch-dwelling and leaf-litter arthropod food webs in a New York forest. Submitted to Food Webs, 12/14/18.

Seewagen, C.L., Y. Ma, Y.E. Morbey, and C.G. Guglielmo. Stopover departure behaviors and flight orientations of spring-migrant yellow-rumped warblers (Setophaga coronata) experimentally exposed to methylmercury. Submitted to Journal of Ornithology, 11/12/18.

 

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