David Buck

Associate Director, Shoals Marine Laboratory
Phone: (603) 862-1202
Office: Shoals Marine Laboratory, Morse Hall, Durham, NH 03824
David Buck


  • Ph.D., Interdisciplinary Ecology, University of Florida

Selected Publications

Buck, D. G., Evers, D. C., Adams, E., DiGangi, J., Beeler, B., Samánek, J., . . . Johnson, S. (2019). A global-scale assessment of fish mercury concentrations and the identification of biological hotspots. Science of The Total Environment, 687, 956-966. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.06.159

Trasande, L., DiGangi, J., Evers, D. C., Petrlik, J., Buck, D. G., Šamánek, J., . . . Regan, K. (2016). Economic implications of mercury exposure in the context of the global mercury treaty: Hair mercury levels and estimated lost economic productivity in selected developing countries. Journal of Environmental Management, 183, 229-235. doi:10.1016/j.jenvman.2016.08.058

Evers, D. C., Keane, S. E., Basu, N., & Buck, D. (2016). Evaluating the effectiveness of the Minamata Convention on Mercury: Principles and recommendations for next steps. Science of The Total Environment, 569-570, 888-903. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.05.001

Hanna, D. E. L., Buck, D. G., & Chapman, L. J. (2016). Effects of habitat on mercury concentrations in fish: a case study of Nile perch (Lates niloticus) in Lake Nabugabo, Uganda. Ecotoxicology, 25(1), 178-191. doi:10.1007/s10646-015-1578-6

Hanna, D. E. L., Solomon, C. T., Poste, A. E., Buck, D. G., & Chapman, L. J. (2015). A review of mercury concentrations in freshwater fishes of Africa: Patterns and predictors. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 34(2), 215-223. doi:10.1002/etc.2818

Sherman, L. S., Blum, J. D., Basu, N., Rajaee, M., Evers, D. C., Buck, D. G., . . . DiGangi, J. (2015). Assessment of mercury exposure among small-scale gold miners using mercury stable isotopes. Environmental Research, 137, 226-234. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2014.12.021

Costa, M. F., Landing, W. M., Kehrig, H. A., Barletta, M., Holmes, C. D., Barrocas, P. R. G., . . . Malm, O. (2012). Mercury in tropical and subtropical coastal environments. Environmental Research, 119, 88-100. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2012.07.008

Catalano, M. J., Allen, M. S., Schaus, M. H., Buck, D. G., & Beaver, J. R. (2010). Evaluating short-term effects of omnivorous fish removal on water quality and zooplankton at a subtropical lake. Hydrobiologia, 655(1), 159-169. doi:10.1007/s10750-010-0418-1

Hillesheim, M. B., Hodell, D. A., Leyden, B. W., Brenner, M., Curtis, J. H., Anselmetti, F. S., . . . Schnurrenberger, D. W. (2005). Climate change in lowland Central America during the late deglacial and early Holocene. Journal of Quaternary Science, 20(4), 363-376. doi:10.1002/jqs.924

Rajaee, M., Obiri, S., Green, A., Long, R., Cobbina, S., Nartey, V., . . . Basu, N. (n.d.). Integrated Assessment of Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining in Ghana—Part 2: Natural Sciences Review. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 12(8), 8971-9011. doi:10.3390/ijerph120808971

Most Cited Publications