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Alvarez, D.A., Shappell, N.W., Billey, L.O., Bermudez, D.S., Wilson, V.S., Kolpin, D.W., Perkins, S.D., Evans, N., Foreman, W.T., Gray, J.L., Shipitalo, M.J., and Meyer, M.T., 2013,
Bioassay of estrogenicity and chemical analyses of estrogens in streams across the United States associated with livestock operations: Water Research, v. 47, no. 10, p. 3347-3363, doi:10.1016/j.watres.2013.03.028.

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Barber, L.B., Brown, G.K., Nettesheim, T.G., Murphy, E.W., Bartell, S.E., and Schoenfuss, H.L., 2011,
Effects of biologically-active chemical mixtures on fish in a wastewater-impacted urban stream: Science of the Total Environment, v. 409, no. 22, p. 4720-4728, doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2011.06.039.
Barber, L.B., Keefe, S.H., Antweiler, R.C., and Taylor, H.E., 2006,
Response to comment on "Accumulation of contaminants in fish from wastewater treatment wetlands": Environmental Science and Technology, v. 40, no. 10, p. 3438-3439, doi:10.1021/es068003k.
Barber, L.B., Keefe, S.H., Antweiler, R.C., Taylor, H.E., and Wass, R.D., 2006,
Accumulation of contaminants in fish from wastewater treatment wetlands: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 40, no. 2, p. 603-611, doi:10.1021/es0514287.
Barber, L.B., Keefe, S.H., Brown, G.K., Furlong, E.T., Gray, J.L., Kolpin, D.W., Meyer, M.T., Sandstrom, M.W., and Zaugg, S.D., 2013,
Persistence and potential effects of complex organic contaminant mixtures in wastewater-impacted streams: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 47, no. 5, p. 2177-2188, doi:10.1021/es303720g.
Barber, L.B., Lee, K.E., Swackhamer, D.L., and Schoenfuss, H.L., 2007,
Reproductive responses of male fathead minnows exposed to wastewater treatment plant effluent, effluent treated with XAD8 resin, and an environmentally relevant mixture of alkylphenol compounds: Aquatic Toxicology, v. 82, no. 1, p. 36-46, doi:10.1016/j.aquatox.2007.01.003.
Barber, L.B., Vajda, A.M., Douville, C., Norris, D.O., and Writer, J.H., 2012,
Fish endocrine disruption responses to a major wastewater treatment facility upgrade: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 46, no. 4, p. 2121-2131, doi:10.1021/es202880e.
Bistodeau, T.J., Barber, L.B., Bartell, S.E., Cediel, R.A., Grove, K.J., Klaustermeier, J., Woodard, J.C., Lee, K.E., and Schoenfuss, H.L., 2006,
Larval exposure to environmentally relevant mixtures of alkylphenolethoxylates reduces reproductive competence in male fathead minnows: Aquatic Toxicology, v. 79, p. 268-277, doi:doi:10.1016/j.aquatox.2006.06.015.
Blazer, V., Iwanowicz, L., Henderson, H., Mazik, P., Jenkins, J., Alvarez, D., and Young, J., 2012,
Reproductive endocrine disruption in smallmouth bass (Micropterus dolomieu) in the Potomac River Basin--Spatial and temporal comparisons of biological effects: Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, v. 184, no. 7, p. 4309-4334, doi:10.1007/s10661-011-2266-5.
Blazer, V.S., Iwanowicz, L.R., Iwanowicz, D.D., Smith, D.R., Young, J.A., Hedrick, J.D., Foster, S.W., and Reeser, S.J., 2007,
Intersex (testicular oocytes) in smallmouth bass from the Potomac River and selected nearby drainages: Journal of Aquatic Animal Health, v. 19, no. 4, p. 242-253, doi:10:1577/H07-031.1.
Blazer, V.S., Iwanowicz, L.R., Starliper, C.E., Iwanowicz, D.D., Barbash, P., Hedrick, J.D., Reeser, S.J., Mullican, J.E., Zaugg, S.D., Burkhardt, M.R., and Kelble, J., 2010,
Mortality of centrarchid fishes in the Potomac drainage--Survey results and overview of potential contributing factors: Journal of Aquatic Animal Health, v. 22, no. 3, p. 190-218, doi:10.1577/H10-002.1.
Boxall, A.B.A., Kolpin, D.W., Halling-Sorensen, B., and Tolls, J., 2003,
Are veterinary medicines causing environmental risks?: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 37, no. 15, p. 286A-294A, doi:10.1021/es032519b.
Boxall, A.B.A., Sinclair, C.J., Fenner, K., Kolpin, D., and Maund, S.J., 2004,
When synthetic chemicals degrade in the environment--What are the absolute fate, effects, and potential risks to humans and the ecosystem?: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 38, no. 19, p. 368A-375A, doi:10.1021/es040624v.
Bradley, P.M., and Kolpin, D.W., 2013,
Managing the effects of endocrine disrupting chemicals in wastewater-impacted streams (Chapter 1), in Bradley, P.M., ed., Current Perspectives in Contaminant Hydrology and Water Resources Sustainability: New York, InTech, ISBN:9789535110460.
Bradley, P.M., ed., 2013,
Current perspectives in contaminant hydrology and water resources sustainability: New York, InTech, 333 p., ISBN:9789535110460,
Burkholder, J., Libra, B., Weyer, P., Heathcote, S., Kolpin, D.W., Thorne, P.S., and Wichman, M., 2006,
Impacts of waste from concentrated animal feeding operations on water quality: Environmental Health Perspectives, v. 115, no. 2, p. 308-312, doi:10.1289/ehp.8839.

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Costanzo, S.D., Watkinson, A.J., Murby, E.J., Kolpin, D.W., and Sandstrom, M.W., 2007,
Is there a risk associated with the insect repellent DEET (N,N-diethyl-m-toluamide) commonly found inaquatic environments?: Science of the Total Environment, v. 384, no. 1-3, p. 214-220, doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2007.05.036.
Croteau, M.-N., Dybowska, A.D., Luoma, S.N., and Valsami-Jones, E., 2010,
A novel approach reveals that zinc oxide nanoparticles are bioavailable and toxic after dietary exposures: Nanotoxicology, v. 5, no. 1, p. 79-90, doi:10.3109/17435390.2010.501914.

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de la Cruz, A.A., Hiskia, A., Kaloudis, T., Chernoff, N., Hill, D., Antoniou, M.G., He, X., Loftin, K., O'Shea, K., Zhao, C., Pelaez, M., Han, C., Lynch, T.J., and Dionysiou, D.D., 2013,
A review on cylindrospermopsin--The global occurrence, detection, toxicity and degradation of a potent cyanotoxin: Environmental Science--Processes and Impacts, doi:10.1039/C3EM00353A.

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Graham, J.L., Loftin, K.A., and Kamman, N., 2009,
Algal toxins--Monitoring recreation freshwaters: LakeLine, v. 29, p. 16-22 (pdf).

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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 and Technology, v. 46, no. 14, p. 7478-7486, doi:10.1021/es3009776.
Hinck, J., Blazer, V., Denslow, N., Echols, K., Gale, R., Wieser, C., May, T., Ellersieck, M., Coyle, J., and Tillitt, D., 2008,
Chemical contaminants, health indicators, and reproductive biomarker responses in fish from rivers in the Southeastern United States: Science of the Total Environment, v. 390, no. 2-3, p. 538-557, doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2007.10.026.

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Iko, W.M., Berven, J., Baeten, L.A., Rostad, C.E., Rutherford, D.W., Otten, C.J., and Winter, P., 2010,
Adverse effects to Northern Shovelers from exposure to treated wastewater from Central Front Range, Colorado, wastewater treatment plants: U.S. Geological Survey Administrative Report, 37 p.
Iwanowicz, L.R., Blazer, V.S., Guy, C.P., Pinkney, A.E., Mullican, J., and A., A.D., 2009,
Reproductive health of bass in the Potomac, USA, drainage--Part 1. Exploring the effects of proximity to wastewater treatment plant discharge: Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, v. 28, no. 5, p. 1072-1083, doi:10.1897/08-433.1.
Iwanowicz, L.R., Blazer, V.S., McCormick, S.D., VanVeld, P.A., and Ottinger, C.A., 2009,
Aroclor 1248 exposure leads to immunomodulation, decreased disease resistance and endocrine disruption in the brown bullhead, Ameiurus nebulosus: Aquatic Toxicology, v. 93, no. 1, p. 70-82, doi:10.1016/j.aquatox.2009.03.008.

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Kinney, C.A., Furlong, E.T., Kolpin, D.W., Burkhardt, M.R., Zaugg, S.D., Werner, S.L., Bossio, J.P., and Benotti, M.J., 2009,
Response to "Comment on 'Bioaccumulation of Pharmaceuticals and Other Anthropogenic Waste Indicators in Earthworms from Agricultural Soil Amended with Biosolid or Swine Manure'": Environmental Science and Technology, v. 43, no. 2, p. 545-547, doi:10.1021/es802721d.
Kinney, C.A., Furlong, E.T., Kolpin, D.W., Burkhardt, M.R., Zaugg, S.D., Werner, S.L., Bossio, J.P., and Benotti, M.J., 2008,
Bioaccumulation of pharmaceuticals and other anthropogenic waste indicators in earthworms from agricultural soil amended with biosolid or swine manure: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 42, no. 6, p. 1863-1870, doi:10.1021/es702304c.
Kolpin, D.W., Blazer, V.S., Gray, J.L., Focazio, M.J., Young, J.A., Alvarez, D.A., Iwanowicz, L.R., Foreman, W.T., Furlong, E.T., Speiran, G.K., Zaugg, S.D., Hubbard, L.E., Meyer, M.T., Sandstrom, M.W., and Barber, L.B., 2013,
Chemical contaminants in water and sediment near fish nesting sites in the Potomac River Basin--Determining potential exposures to smallmouth bass (Micropterus dolomieu): Science of the Total Environment, v. 443, p. 700-716, doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2012.09.063.
Krapac, I.G., Koike, S., Meyer, M.T., Snow, D.D., Chou, S.F.J., Mackie, R.I., Roy, W.R., and Chee-Sanford, J.C., 2004,
Long term monitoring of the occurrence of antibiotics residues and antibiotic resistance genes in groundwater near swine confinement facilities, in Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Pharmaceuticals and Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals in Water, Minneapolis, Minnesota, October 13-15, 2004: National Ground Water Association, p. 158-174, CD-ROM.
Kumar, A., Williams, M., Woods, M., Kookana, R., Barber, L., Vajda, A., Doan, H., Gregg, A., Gonzago, D., and Bain, P., 2012,
Treated effluent in the aquatic environment--Impact assessment of endocrine disrupting chemicals: CSIRO Water for a Healthy Country National Research Flagship Report Series ISSN:1835-095X, 286 p.

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Lee, K.E., Schoenfuss, H.L., Barber, L.B., Writer, J.H., Blazer, V.B., Kiesling, R.L., and Ferrey, M.L., 2010,
Endocrine active chemicals and endocrine disruption in Minnesota streams and lakes--Implications for aquatic resources, 1994-2008: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 1994-2008, 47 p (with Appendixes).
Lee, K.E., Schoenfuss, H.L., Jahns, N.D., Brown, G.K., and Barber, L.B., 2008,
Alkylphenols, other endocrine-active chemicals, and fish responses in three streams in Minnesota--Study design and data, February-September 2007: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 405, 44 p (plus appendixes).
Lee, K.E., Yaeger, C.S., Jahns, N.D., and Schoenfuss, H.L., 2008,
Occurrence of endocrine active compounds and biological responses in the Mississippi River--Study design and data, June through August 2006: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 368, 27 p (plus appendix).
Loftin, K.A., Henny, C., Adams, C.D., Surampali, R., and Mormile, M.R., 2005,
Inhibition of microbial metabolism in anaerobic lagoons by selected sulfonamides, tetracyclines, lincomycin, and tylosin tartrate: Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, v. 24, no. 4, p. 782-788, doi:10.1897/04-093R.1.
Lozano, N., Rice, C.P., Pagano, J., Zintek, L., Barber, L.B., Murphy, E.W., Nettesheim, T., Minarik, T., and Schoenfuss, H.L., 2012,
Concentration of organic contaminants in fish and their biological effects in a wastewater-dominated urban stream: Science of the Total Environment, v. 420, p. 191-201, doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2011.12.059.
Luoma, S.N., 1999,
Emerging contaminant issues from an ecological perspective, in Morganwalp, D.W., and Buxton, H.T., eds., U.S. Geological Survey Toxic Substances Hydrology Program--Proceedings of the Technical Meeting, Charleston, South Carolina, March 8-12, 1999--Volume 2 of 3--Contamination of Hydrologic Systems and Related Ecosystems: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 99-4018B, p. 3-8.

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McGee, M.R., Julius, M.L., Vajda, A.M., Norris, D.O., Barber, L.B., and Schoenfuss, H.L., 2009,
Predator avoidance performance of larval fathead minnows (Pimephales promelas) following short-term exposure to estrogen mixtures: Aquatic Toxicology, v. 91, no. 4, p. 355-361, doi:10.1016/j.aquatox.2008.12.002.
Minor, M., 2013,
Effluent impacted systems--Effects on wildlife diversity, behavior, and morphology: Minn., St. Cloud University, Masters thesis.

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Novak, P., Arnold, W., Blazer, V., Halden, R., Klaper, R., Kolpin, D., Kriebel, D., Love, N., Martinović-Weige..., D., Patisaul, H., Snyder, S., Vom Saal, F., Weisbrod, A., and Swackhamer, D., 2011,
On the need for a National (U.S.) research program to elucidate the potential risks to human health and the environment posed by contaminants of emerging concern: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 45, no. 9, p. 3,829-3,830, doi:10.1021/es200744f.
Novak, P.J., Arnold, W.A., Blazer, V.S., Halden, R.U., Klaper, R.D., Kolpin, D.W., Kriebel, D., Love, N.G., Martinovic-Weigelt, D., Patisaul, H.B., Snyder, S.A., vom Saal, F.S., Weisbrod, A.V., and Swackhamer, D.L., 2011,
Unite to assess contaminant risk: Nature, v. 471, no. 7340, p. 578, doi:10.1038/471578a.

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Painter, M.M., Buerkley, M.A., Julius, M.L., Vajda, A.M., Norris, D.O., Barber, L.B., Furlong, E.T., Schultz, M.M., and Schoenfuss, H.L., 2009,
Antidepressants at environmentally relevant concentrations affect predator avoidance behavior of larval fathead minnows (Pimephales promelas): Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, v. 28, no. 12, p. 2677-2684, doi:10.1897/08-556.1.
Place, B., Anderson, B., Mekebri, A., Furlong, E.T., Gray, J.L., Tjeerdema, R., and Field, J., 2010,
A role for analytical chemistry in advancing our understanding of the occurrence, Fate, and effects of corexit oil dispersants: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 44, no. 16, p. 6016-6018, doi:10.1021/es102319w.

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Ripley, J., Iwanowicz, L., Blazer, V., and Foran, C., 2008,
Utilization of protein expression profiles as indicators of environmental impairment of smallmouth bass (Micropterus dolomieu) from the Shenandoah River, Virginia, USA: Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, v. 27, no. 8, p. 1756-1767, doi:10.1897/07-588.1.
Ripley, J.L., Iwanowicz, L.R., Blazer, V.S., and Foran, C.M., 2009,
Author's response to "If poultry's to blame, Where's the proof?": Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, v. 28, no. 5, p. 908-909, doi:10.1897/08-558.1.

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Sarmah, A.K., Meyer, M.T., and Boxall, A.B.A., 2006,
A global perspective on the use, sales, exposure pathways, occurrence, fate and effects of veterinary antibiotics (VAs) in the environment: Chemosphere, v. 65, p. 725-759, doi:doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2006.03.026.
Schoenfuss, H.L., Bartell, S.E., Bistodeau, T.B., Cediel, R.A., Grove, K.J., Zintek, L., Lee, K.E., and Barber, L.B., 2008,
Impairment of the reproductive potential of male fathead minnows by environmentally relevant exposures to 4-nonylphenol: Aquatic Toxicology, v. 86, no. 1, p. 91-98, doi:10.1016/j.aquatox.2007.10.004.
Schultz, M.M., Furlong, E.T., Kolpin, D.W., Werner, S.L., Schoenfuss, H.L., Barber, L.B., Blazer, V.S., Norris, D.O., and Vajda, A.M., 2010,
Antidepressant pharmaceuticals in two U.S. effluent-impacted streams--Occurrence and fate in water and sediment, and selective uptake in fish neural tissue: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 44, no. 6, p. 1,918-1,925, doi:10.1021/es9022706.
Schultz, M.M., Painter, M.M., Bartell, S.E., Logue, A., Furlong, E.T., Werner, S.L., and Schoenfuss, H.L., 2011,
Selective uptake and biological consequences of environmentally relevant antidepressant pharmaceutical exposures on male fathead minnows: Aquatic Toxicology, v. 104, no. 1-2, p. 38-47, doi:10.1016/j.aquatox.2011.03.011.
Su, H.-C., Ying, G.-G., Tao, R., Zhang, R.-Q., Fogarty, L.R., and Kolpin, D.W., 2011,
Occurrence of antibiotic resistance and characterization of resistance genes and integrons in Enterobacteriaceae isolated from integrated fish farms in south China: Journal of Environmental Monitoring, v. 13, no. 11, p. 3229-3236, doi:10.1039/C1EM10634A.

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Tillitt, D.E., and Buxton, H.T., 2012,
Agricultural sources of contaminants of emerging concern and adverse health effects on freshwater fish, in Ragaini, R., ed., International Seminar on Nuclear War and Planetary Emergencies--44th Session--The Role of Science in the Third Millennium, Erice, Sicily, August 19-24, 2011: Singapore, World Scientific Publishing Co., p. 337-348, ISBN:9789814415002

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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Geological Survey, and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 2012,
Toxic contaminants in the Chesapeake Bay and its watershed--Extent and severity of occurrence and potential biological effects--Technical Report--December, 2012: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Chesapeake Bay Program Office, 175 p.
Underwood, J.C., Harvey, R.W., Metge, D.W., Repert, D.A., Baumgartner, L.K., Smith, R.L., Roane, T.M., and Barber, L.B., 2011,
Effects of the antimicrobial sulfamethoxazole on groundwater bacterial enrichment: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 45, no. 7, p. 3096-3101, doi:10.1021/es103605e.

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Vajda, A.M., Barber, L.B., Gray, J.L., Lopez, E.M., Bolden, A.M., Schoenfuss, H.L., and Norris, D.O., 2011,
Demasculinization of male fish by wastewater treatment plant effluent: Aquatic Toxicology, v. 103, no. 3-4, p. 213-221, doi:10.1016/j.aquatox.2011.02.007.
Vajda, A.M., Barber, L.B., Gray, J.L., Lopez, E.M., Woodling, J.D., and Norris, D.O., 2008,
Reproductive disruption in fish downstream from an estrogenic wastewater effluent: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 42, no. 9, p. 3,407-3,414, doi:10.1021/es0720661.
Verplanck, P.L., Murphy, S.F., Birkeland, P.W., Pitlick, J., Barber, L.B., and Schmidt, T.S., 2007,
Boulder Creek--A stream ecosystem in an urban landscape--Geological Society of America, 2007 National Meeting Field Trip Guide: Boulder, Colo., Geological Society of America, p.

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Walker, D.B., Paretti, N.V., Cordy, G., Gross, T.S., Zaugg, S.D., Furlong, E.T., Kolpin, D.W., Matter, W.J., Gwinn, J., and McIntosh, D., 2009,
Changes in reproductive biomarkers in an endangered fish species (bonytail chub, Gila elegans) exposed to low levels of organic wastewater compounds in a controlled experiment: Aquatic Toxicology, v. 95, no. 2, p. 133-143, doi:10.1016/j.aquatox.2009.08.008.
Williams, L.B., Metge, D.W., Eberl, D.D., Harvey, R.W., Turner, A.G., Prapaipong, P., and Poret-Peterson, A.T., 2011,
What makes a natural clay antibacterial?: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 45, no. 8, p. 3768-3773, doi:10.1021/es1040688.
Writer, J.H., Barber, L.B., Brown, G.K., Taylor, H.E., Kiesling, R.L., Ferrey, M.L., Jahns, N.D., Bartell, S.E., and Schoenfuss, H.L., 2010,
Anthropogenic tracers, endocrine disrupting chemicals, and endocrine disruption in Minnesota lakes: Science of the Total Environment, v. 409, no. 1, p. 100-111, doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2010.07.018.

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Yager, T.J.B., Crock, J.G., Smith, D.B., Furlong, E.T., Hageman, P.L., Foreman, W.T., Gray, J.L., and ReVello, R.C., 2013,
Effects of surface applications of biosolids on groundwater quality and trace-element concentrations in crops near Deer Trail, Colorado, 2004-2010: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2013-5065, vi, 119 p. p.

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