Papers written by members of schemes involved in WILDCOMS that were published during 2016 (See 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012 and 2011)
APHADuff, J.P., Barlow, A.M., Breed, A.C., Duncan, D., Holmes, J.P. and Irvine, R.M. (2016) Feature Article: Wildlife Disease Surveillance by the Animal and Plant Health Agency. In Practice. Bulletin of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM) Issue 91, March 2016, pp 7-11. http://www.cieem.net/

GB Wildlife Disease Surveillance Partnership Quarterly Reports 2016. Link to reports

CSIPJepson, P.D. and Law, R.J. (2016) Persistent pollutants, persistent threats:  Polychlorinated biphenyls remain a major threat to marine apex predators. Science 352: 1388-1389. doi: 10.1126/science.aaf9075. Science
CSIPJepson, P.D., Deaville, R., Barber, J. L., Aguilar À., Borrell A., et al.  (2016) PCB pollution still impacts populations of orca and other dolphins in European waters.  Sci. Rep. 6, 18573; doi: 10.1038/srep18573. Scientific Reports
WIIS Scotland

Ruiz-Suárez et al. (2016) Rate of exposure of a sentinel species, invasive American mink (Neovison vison) in Scotland, to anticoagulant rodenticides. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.06.109 (In press). Science of The Total Environment

National fish tissue archive

Juergens, Monika D.; Crosse, John; Hamilton, Patrick B.; Johnson, Andrew C.; Jones, Kevin C.. 2016 The long shadow of our chemical past – high DDT concentrations in fish near a former agrochemicals factory in England. Chemosphere, 162. 333-344. 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2016.07.078. Chemosphere

National fish tissue archiveLu, Q.; Futter, M.N.; Nizzeto, L.; Bussi, G.; Juergens, M.D.; Whitehead, P.G.. 2016 Fate and transport of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in the River Thames catchment – insights from a coupled multimedia fate and hydrobiogeochemical transport model. Science of the Total Environment. 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.03.029. Science of the Total Environment

Elliott, John E.; Rattner, Barnett A.; Shore, Richard F.; van den Brink, Nico W.. 2016 Paying the pipers: mitigating the impact of anticoagulant rodenticides on predators and scavengers. BioScience, 66 (5). 401-407. 10.1093/biosci/biw028. BioScience

PBMSEspín, S.; García-Fernández, A.J.; Herzke, D.; Shore, R.F.; van Hattum, B.; Martínez-López, E.; Coeurdassier, M.; Eulaers, I.;Fritsch, C.; Gómez-Ramírez, P.; Jaspers, V.L.B.; Krone, O.; Duke, G.; Helander, B.; Mateo, R.; Movalli, P.; Sonne, C.; van den Brink, N.W.. 2016 Tracking pan-continental trends in environmental contamination using sentinel raptors — what types of samples should we use? Ecotoxicology, 25 (4). 777-801. 10.1007/s10646-016-1636-8. Ecotoxicology

Concentrations of mercury and other trace elements in porbeagle shark Lamna nasus (2016) E.E. Manuel Nicolaus,Victoria A. Bendall, Thi P.C. Bolam, Thomas Maes, Jim R. Ellishttp://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2016.07.047. Marine Pollution Bulletin