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

Valverde, M. P., Sharpe, D. M. T., Torchin, M. E., Buck, D. G., & Chapman, L. J. (2020). Trophic shifts in a native predator following the introduction of a top predator in a tropical lake. Biological Invasions, 22(2), 643-661. doi:10.1007/s10530-019-02119-1

Serna, Y., Correa-Metrio, A., Kenney, W. F., Curtis, J. H., Velez, M. I., Brenner, M., . . . Escobar, J. (2020). Post-colonial pollution of the Bay of Cartagena, Colombia. Journal of Paleolimnology, 63(1), 21-35. doi:10.1007/s10933-019-00101-4

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

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

Esselman, P., Jiang, S., Peller, H., Buck, D., & Wainwright, J. (n.d.). Landscape Drivers and Social Dynamics Shaping Microbial Contamination Risk in Three Maya Communities in Southern Belize, Central America. Water, 10(11), 1678. doi:10.3390/w10111678

Buck, D., Esselman, P., Jiang, S., Wainwright, J., Brenner, M., & Cohen, M. (n.d.). Seasonal Fluxes of Dissolved Nutrients in Streams of Catchments Dominated by Swidden Agriculture in the Maya Forest of Belize, Central America. Water, 11(4), 664. doi:10.3390/w11040664