Recent Publications

Major, K.M., D.P. Weston, G.A. Wellborn, M.J. Lydy and H.C. Poynton. 2022. Predicting resistance: Quantifying the relationship between urban development, agricultural pesticide use and pesticide resistance in a non-target amphipod. Environmental Science and Technology. 56: 14649-14659.

Fuller, N., J.T. Magnuson, K.E. Huff Hartz, G.W. Whitledge, S. Acuna, V. McGruer, D. Schlenk and M.J. Lydy. 2022. Dietary exposure to environmentally relevant pesticide mixtures impairs swimming performance and lipid homeostatic gene expression in juvenile Chinook salmon at elevated temperatures. Environmental Pollution. 314. 120308.

Magnuson, J.T., L. Caceres, N. Sy, J. Chengyang, P. Tanabe, J. Gan, M.J. Lydy and D. Schlenk. 2022. The use of non-targeted lipidomics and histopathology to characterize the neurotoxicity of bifenthrin to juvenile rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Environmental Science and Technology. 56: 114872-11492.

Magnuson, J.T., N. W. Fuller, K.E. Huff Hartz, S.E. Anzalone, G.W. Whitledge, S. Acuña, M.J. Lydy and D. Schlenk. 2022. Dietary exposure to bifenthrin and fipronil impacts swimming performance in juvenile Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha). Environmental Science and Technology.56: 5071-5080.

Anzalone S.E., Fuller, N.W., K.E. Huff Hartz, C.A. Fulton, G.W. Whitledge, J.T. Magnuson, D. Schlenk, S. Acuña and M.J. Lydy. 2022. Pesticide residues in juvenile Chinook salmon and prey items of the Sacramento River watershed, California – A comparison of riverine and floodplain habitats. Environmental Pollution. 303: 119102.

Kroner, D.G., P. Plunkett and M.J. Lydy. 2022. Taking the bite out of mosquito bites: The role of perceived risk. Journal of Environmental Health Research. 32:1: 18-28. 

Fuller, N., S.E. Anzalone, K.E. Huff Hartz, G.W. Whitledge, S. Acuña, J.T. Magnuson, D. Schlenk and M.J. Lydy. 2022. Bioavailability of legacy and current-use pesticides in the Sacramento River watershed: Importance of sediment characteristics and extraction techniques. Chemosphere. 298: 134174.

Derby, A.P., K.E. Huff Hartz, N.W. Fuller, P.F. Landrum, J.D. Reeve, R.E. Connon and M.J. Lydy. 2022. Effects of global climate change on bioconcentration and toxicokinetics of permethrin in pyrethroid-resistant Hyalella azteca. Chemosphere. 299: 134393.

Fuller, N. K. Huff Hartz, N. Johanif, J.T. Magnuson, E.K. Robinson, C.A. Fulton, H.C. Poynton, R.E. Connon and M.J. Lydy. 2021. Enhanced trophic transfer of chlorpyrifos from resistant Hyalella azteca to inland silversides (Menidia beryllina) and effects on acetylcholinesterase activity and swimming performance at varying temperature. Environmental Pollution. 118217.

Johanif, N. K.E. Huff Hartz, A.E. Figueroa, D.P. Weston, D. Lee, M.J. Lydy, R.E. Connon and H.C.Poynton. 2021. Bioaccumulation potential of chlorpyrifos in resistant Hyalella azteca: Implications for evolutionary toxicology. Environmental Pollution. 289:117900.

Magnuson, J.T., K. E. Huff Hartz, C.A. Fulton, M.J. Lydy and D. Schlenk. 2021. Transcriptomic and histopathological effects of bifenthrin to the brain of juvenile rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Toxics. Toxics. 9:48.

Fung, C.Y., K.Y Zhu, K. Major, H.C. Poynton, K.E. Huff Hartz, G. Wellborn and M.J. Lydy. 2021. The contribution of detoxification pathways to pyrethroid resistance in Hyalella azteca. Environmental Pollution. 284: 117158.

Huff Hartz, K.E., D.P. Weston, N. Johanif, H.C. Poynton, R.E. Connon and M.J. Lydy. 2021. Pyrethroid bioaccumulation in field-collected insecticide-resistant Hyalella azteca. Ecotoxicology. 30(3):514-523.

Fuller, N., J.T. Magnuson, K.E. Huff Hartz, C.A. Fulton, G.W. Whitledge, S. Acuna, D. Schlenk andM.J. Lydy. 2021. Effects of dietary cypermethrin exposure on swimming performance and expression of lipid homeostatic genes in livers of juvenile Chinook salmon, Oncorhynchus tshawytscha. Ecotoxicology. 30:257–267.

Fulton, C.A, K.E. Huff Hartz, N.W. Fuller, L.N. Kent, S.E. Anzalone, T.M. Miller, R.E. Connon, H.C. Poynton, and M.J. Lydy. 2021. Fitness costs of pesticide resistance in Hyalella azteca under future climate change scenarios. Science of the Total Environment. Volume 753: 141945.

Derby, A.P., N.W. Fuller, K.E. Huff Hartz, R.E. Connon and M.J. Lydy. 2021. Tropic transfer, bioaccumulation and transcriptomic-effects of permethrin in inland silversides, Menidia beryllina, under future climate scenarios. Environmental Pollution. 275:116545.

Mundy, P.C., K.E. Huff Hartz, C.A. Fulton, M.J. Lydy, S.M. Brander, T-C Hung, N. Fangue and R.E. Connon. 2021. Exposure to permethrin or chlorpyrifos causes differential dose- and time-dependent behavioral effects at early larval stages of an endangered teleost species. Endangered Species Research. 44:89-103.

Sever, H.C., J.R. Heim, V.R. Lydy, C.Y. Fung, K.E. Huff Hartz, M.S. Giroux, N. Andrzejczyk, K.M. Major, H.C. Poynton, and M.J. Lydy. 2020. Recessivity of pyrethroid resistance and limited interspecies by hybridization across Hyalella clades supports rapid and independent origins of resistance. Environmental Pollution. 266:115074.

Jonker, M.T.O., R.M. Burgess, U. Ghosh, P.M. Gschwend, S.E. Hale, R. Lohmann, M.J. Lydy,  K.A. Maruya, D. Reible, and F. Smedes. 2020. Ex situ determination of freely dissolved concentrations of hydrophobic organic chemicals in sediments and soils: Basis for interpreting toxicity and assessing bioavailability, risks and remediation necessity. Nature Protocols. 1800-1828.

Zhang, K., J. Wei, K.E. Huff Hartz, M.J. Lydy, T.S. Moon, M. Sander and K.M. Parker. 2020. Analysis of RNA interference (RNAi) biopesticides: Double-stranded RNA (ds RNA) extraction from agricultural soils and quantification by RT-qPCR. Environmental Science and Technology. 54: 4893-4902.

Kroner, D.G., P. Plunkett and M.J. Lydy. 2020. Taking the bite out of mosquito bites: The role of perceived risk. International Journal of Environmental Health Research.

Major. K.M., D.P. Weston, M.J. Lydy, K.E. Huff Hartz, G.A. Wellborn, A.R. Manny and H.C. Poynton. 2020. The G119S ace-1 mutation confers adaptive organophosphate resistance in a nontarget amphipod. Evolutionary Application. 13:620-635.

Harwood, A.D., G.E. Sutherland, M.M. Woller-Skar, M.J. Lydy, and M.C. Borrello. 2019. Evaluating toxicity risk in sediments after remediation at a Superfund megasite using a Triad approach. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 191:665: 1-9.

Coulter, D. K.E. Huff Hartz, M. Sepulveda, A. Godfrey, J.E. Garvey and M.J. Lydy. 2019. Lifelong exposure to dioxin-like PCBs alters paternal offspring care behavior and reduces male fish reproductive success. Environmental Science and Technology. 53: 11507-11514

Huff Hartz K.E., S.A. Nutile, C.Y. Fung, P.W. Moran, P.C. Van Metre, L.H. Nowell, and M.J. Lydy. 2019. Survey of bioaccessible pyrethroid insecticides and sediment toxicity in urban streams of the northeast United States. Environmental Pollution. 254: 112931.

Fulton, C.A., K.E. Huff Hartz, J.D. Reeve and M.J. Lydy. 2019. An examination of exposure routes of fluvalinate to larval and adult honey bees (Apis mellifera). Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 38(6): 1356-1363.

Sinche, F.L., G.R. Lotufo, P.F. Landrum and M.J. Lydy. 2019. Can Tenax be used as a surrogate exposure metric for laboratory-based bioaccumulation tests using marine sediments? Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 38(6): 1188-1197.

Fulton, C.A., J.T. Trushenski, R.D. Fell and M.J. Lydy. 2019. Seasonal variation in fatty acid composition on honey bee (Apis mellifera) workers and bee bread. Apidologie. In press.

Fulton, C.A., K.E. Huff Hartz, R.D. Fell, C.C. Brewster, J.D. Reeve and M.J. Lydy. 2019. An assessment of pesticide exposures and land use of honey bees in Virginia. Chemosphere. 222:489-493.

Huff Hartz K.E., F.L. Sinche, S.A. Nutile, C.Y. Fung, P.W. Moran, P.C. Van Metre, L.H. Nowell, M. Mills and M.J. Lydy. 2018. Effect of sample holding times on bioaccessibility and sediment ecotoxicological assessments. Environmental Pollution. 242:2078-2087

Weston, D.P., H.C. Poynton, K. Major, G.A. Wellborn, M.J. Lydy, C. Moschet and R. Connon. 2018. Using mutations for pesticide resistance to identify the cause of toxicity in environmental samples. Environmental Science and Technology. 52: 859-867. 

Heim, J.R., D.P. Weston, K. Major, H.C. Poynton, K. Huff Hartz and M.J. Lydy. 2018. Are there fitness costs of adaptive pyrethroid resistance in the amphipod, Hyalella azteca? Environmental Pollution. 235: 39-46.

Major, K.M., D.P. Weston, M.J. Lydy, G.A. Wellborn, H.C. Poynton. 2018. Unintentional exposure to terrestrial pesticides drives widespread and predictable evolution of resistance in freshwater crustaceans. Evolutionary Applications. 11:748-761. DOI:10.1111/eva.12584.

Weston, D.P., H.C. Poynton, K. Major, G.A. Wellborn, M.J. Lydy, C. Moschet and R. Connon. 2018. Using mutations for pesticide resistance to identify the cause of toxicity in environmental samples. Environmental Science and Technology. 52: 859-867. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b05071.

Sinche, F.L., S.A. Nutile, K.E. Huff Hartz, P.F. Landrum and M.J. Lydy. 2018. Effects of type and quantity of organic carbon on the bioaccessibility of polychlorinated biphenyls in contaminated sediments. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 37(5): 1280-1290. DOI: 10.1002/etc.4073.

Jonker, M.T.O. et al. 2018. Advancing the use of passive sampling in risk assessment and management of sediments contaminated with hydrophobic organic chemicals: Results of an international ex situ passive sampling inter-laboratory comparison. Environmental Science and Technology. 52: 3574-3582. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b05752.

Mehler, W.T., J. You, M.J. Keough, M.J. Lydy and V. Pettigrove. 2018. Improvements and cost-  effective measures to the automated intermittent water renewal system for toxicity testing with sediments. Ecotoxicology. 151:62-67.

Archer, M.C., A.D. Harwood, S.A. Nutile, K. Huff Hartz, M.A. Mills, J.E. Garvey and M.J. Lydy. 2018. The value of using multiple metrics to evaluate PCB exposure. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. 74:361-371. DOI 10.1007/s00244-017-0418-5.

Nutile, S.A., A.D. Harwood, F.L., K.E. Huff Hartz, P.F. Landrum, M.J. Lydy. 2017. The Robustness of Single-Point Tenax Extractions of Pyrethroids: Effects of the Tenax to Organic Carbon Mass Ratio on Exposure Estimates. Chemosphere. 171: 308-317.

Muggelburg, L.L, K.E. Huff Hartz, S.A. Nutile, A.D. Harwood, J.R. Heim, A.P Derby, D.P. Weston, M.J. Lydy. 2017. Do Pyrethroid-Resistant Hyalella azteca Have Greater Bioaccumulation Potential Compared to Non-Resistant Populations? Implications for Bioaccumulation in Fish. Environmental Pollution. 220: 375-382.

Li, H., F. Cheng, Y. Wei, M.J. Lydy, J. You. 2017. Global Occurrence of Pyrethroid Insecticides in Sediment and the Associated Toxicological Effects on Benthic Invertebrates: An Overview. Journal of Hazardous Materials. 324: 258-271.

Hunt, L., C. Bonetto, N. Marrochi, A. Scalise, S. Fanelli, M. Liess, M.J. Lydy, M.C. Chiu and V.H. Resh. 2017. Species at Risk (SPEAR) index indicates effects of insecticides on stream invertebrate communities in soy production regions of the Argentine Pampas. Science of the Total Environment. 580: 699-709.

Sinche, F.L., S.A. Nutile, P.F. Landrum and M.J. Lydy. 2017. Optimization of Tenax extraction parameters for polychlorinated biphenyls in contaminated sediments. Talanta. (164): 386-395.

Thorngren, J.L., A.D. Harwood, T.M. Murphy, K. Huff Hartz, C. Y. Fung and M.J. Lydy. 2017. Fate and risk of atrazine and sulfentrazone to non-target species at an agriculture site. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 36(5): 1301-1310.

Muggelberg, L.L., K.E. Huff Hartz, S.A. Nutile, A.D. Harwood, J.R. Heim, A.P. Derby, D.P. Weston and M.J. Lydy. 2017. Do pyrethroid-resistant Hyalella azteca have greater bioaccumulation potential compared to non-resistant populations? Implications for bioaccumulation in fish. Environmental Pollution. 220: 375-382.

Huff Hartz, K., T.M. Murphy and M.J. Lydy. 2017. Fate and transport of seed-coated and in-furrow granular insecticides: Comparison of field-scale observations and model estimates. Ecotoxicology. 26: 876-888.

de Perre, C. T.M. Murphy and M.J. Lydy. 2017. Mixture toxicity of phostebupirim and cyfluthrin: species-specific synergism. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 36 (7): 1947-1954.