TREE Publications

Refereed papers
Caravaggi, A., Banks, P., Burton, C., Finlay, C.M.V., Haswell, P.M., Hayward, M., Rowcliffe, J.M., Wood, M.D., (2017). A review of camera trapping for conservation behaviour research. Remote sensing in Evology and Conservation (OPEN ACCESS)
Cresswell, T., Metian, M., Golding, L.A., Wood, M.D., (2017). Aquatic live animal radiotracing studies for ecotoxicological applications: Addressing fundamental methodological deficiencies. J. Environ. Radioact. (OPEN ACCESS). 
Fuller, N.,  Ford, A.T., Nagorskaya, LL., Gudkov, D.I., Smith, J.T., (2017). Reproductive allocation and fecundity in the freshwater crustacean Asellus aquaticus along a gradient of radionuclide contamination at Chernobyl.  Sci. Rep. 
Supplementary Information - Reproductive allocation and fecundity in the freshwater crustacean Asellus aquaticus along a gradient of radionuclide contamination at Chernobyl (Fuller, N., Ford, A.T., Nagorskaya, LL., Gudkov, D.I., Smith, J.T.,)
Fuller, N., Smith, J.T.,  Nagorskaya, L.L., Gudkov, D.I., Ford, A.T., (2017). Does Chernobyl-derived radiation impact the developmental stability of Asellus aquaticus 30 years on? Sci. Tot. Environ. 576, 242-250. (OPEN ACCESS)
Gashchak, S., Gulyaichenko, Y., Beresford, N.A., Wood, M.D., (2017). European bison (bison bonasus) in the Chornobyl exclusion zone (Ukraine) and prospects for its revival. Proceedings of the Theriological School, 15, 58-66.
Guillen, J., Baeza, A., Izquierdo, M., Beresford, N.A., Wood, M.D., Salas, A., Muñoz-Serrano, A., Corrales-Vázquez, J.M., Muñoz-Muñoz, J.G. (2017). Transfer parameters for ICRP's Reference Animals and Plants in a terrestrial Mediterranean ecosystem. J.  Env. Radioact.
Guillen, J., Baeza, A., Beresford, N.A., Wood, M.D., (2017). Do fungi need to be included within environmental radiation protection assessment models? J. Environ. Radioact. 175, 70-77. (OPEN ACCESS). 
Siasou, E., Johnson, D., Willey, N.J., (2017). An extended dose-response model for microbial responses to ionizing radiation. Frontiers in Environ. Sci. 03 February 2017
Smith, J.T., Tagami, K., Uchida, S., (2017). Time trends in radiocaesium in the Japanese diet following nuclear weapons testing and Chernobyl: Implications for long term contamination post-Fukushima. Sci. Tot. Environ. 601-602, 1466-1475. (OPEN ACCESS)
Beresford, N.A., Wood, M.D., Vives i Battle, J.,  Yankovich, T.L., Bradshaw, C., Willey, N., (2016). Making the most of what we have: application of extrapolation approaches in radioecological wildlife transfer models. J. Environ. Radioact. 151, 373-386 (OPEN ACCESS)
Beresford, N.A., Gaschak, S., Maksimenko, A., Wood, M.D., (2016). The Transfer of 137Cs, Pu isotopes and 90Sr to bird, bat and ground-dwelling small mammal species within the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone. J. Environ. Radioact. 153, 231-236 (OPEN ACCESS)
Beresford, N.A., Fesenko, S., Konoplev, A., Smith, J.T., Skuterud, L., Voigt, G., (2016). Thirty years after the Chernobyl accident – 30 key papers published in the Journal of Environmental Radioactivity. J. Environ. Radioact. 157, 38-40 (OPEN ACCESS)
Beresford, N.A., Gaschak, S., Maksimenko, A., Wood, M.D., (2016). Thirty years after the Chernobyl accident: What lessons have we learnt? J. Environ. Radioact. 157, 77-89 (OPEN ACCESS)
Gashchak, S., Gulyaichenko, Y., Beresford, N.A., Wood, M.D., (2016). Brown bear (Ursus arctos L.) in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone. Proceedings of the Theriological School, 14, 71-84.
Howard, B.J., Wells, C., Barnett, C.L., Sheppard, S.C., (2016). How knowledge of the gastrointestinal absorption of elements could be used to predict transfer to milk.  Sci. Rep. 6, 37041 1-7 (OPEN ACCESS)
Wood, M., Beresford, N.A., (2016). The wildlife of Chernobyl: 30 years without man. The Biologist 63, 16-19. 
Deryabina, T.G., Kuchmel, S.V., Nagorskaya, L.L., Hinton, T.G., Beasley, J.C., Lerebours, A., Smith, J.T., (2015). Long term census data reveal abundant wildlife populations at Chernobyl. Current Biology Magazine 25 (19), R826-R826 (OPEN ACCESS)
Fuller, N., Lerebours, A., Smith, J.T., Ford, A.T., (2015). The biological effects of ionising radiation on Crustaceans: A review. Aquatic. Toxic. 167, 55-67. (OPEN ACCESS)
Siasou, E., Willey, N., (2015). Inter-Taxa Differences in Iodine Uptake by Plants: Implications for Food Quality and Contamination. Agronomy 5, 537-554. (OPEN ACCESS)
Wood., M.D., Beresford, N.A., (2015). Wolves, boar and other wildlife defy contamination to make a comeback at Chernobyl. The conversation.
Conference Proceedings
Beresford, N.A., Barnett, C.L., Norton, L., Wells, C., Wood, M., Entwistle, N., Shaw, G., Young, S., Kasparov, V., Churilov, A., Morozova, V., Gaschak, S., Salbu, B. (2017). RED FIRE: Radioactive environment damaged by fire: a forest in recovery. ICRP - 4th International Symposium on the System of Radiological Protection; ERPW - 2nd European Radiological Research Week, 10-12 October 2017, Paris.
Copplestone, D., Beresford, N.A., Shaw, G., Wood, M., Smith, J., Goodman, J., Raines, K., Fuller, N., Lerebours, A., Andesron, C., Gaschak, S. (2017). Transfer and effects studies in the Chernobyl exclusion zone observatory site within the TREE project. CRP - 4th International Symposium on the System of Radiological Protection; ERPW - 2nd European Radiological Research Week, 10-12 October 2017, Paris.
Scullion, T., Beresford, N.A., Copplestone, D., Pottinger, T.,Adam-Guillermin, C., Tyler, A. (2017). Investigation of direct and indirect effects of exposure to radioactive contaminants in free-living birds by analysis of feather corticosterone concentrations. CEH annual student conference, Lancaster, October 2017.
Aramrun, P., Beresford, N.A., Skuterud, L., Hevrøy, T.H., Drefvelin, J., Bennett, K., Yurosko, C., Tanner, R., ibrahimi, F, Esor, J., Fawkes, R., Wood, M.D., (2017). Measuring the external radiation exposure of Norwegian reindeer under field conditions. 4th International Conference on Radioecology & Environmental Radioactivity,  3-8 September 2017, Berlin. Winner of young investigator award 2017.
Beresford, N.A., Wood, M.D., Barnett, C.L., Izquierdo, M., Gaschak, S., Guillén, J., Thørring, H., (2017). Predicting the transfer of radionuclides to wildlife – an alternative to the concentration ratio. 4th International Conference on Radioecology & Environmental Radioactivity,  3-8 September 2017, Berlin
Brown., J., Beresford., Hevrøy, T.H., (2017). Exploring taxonomic relationships corresponding to radiocaesium transfer to marine biota. 4th International Conference on Radioecology & Environmental Radioactivity,  3-8 September 2017, Berlin
Fawkes, R., Beresford, N.A., Burgess, P.H.,  Wood, M.D., (2017). New detectors for live-monitoring of radionuclides in wildlife. 4th International Conference on Radioecology & Environmental Radioactivity,  3-8 September 2017, Berlin.
Wood, M.D., Beresford, N.A., Gaschak, S., Kendrick, P., Fisher, J., Barçante, L., Guillén, J., Barnett, C.L., Welch, S., (2017). Novel approaches to studying the relationship between radiation and faunal biodiversity in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone. 4th International Conference on Radioecology & Environmental Radioactivity,  3-8 September 2017, Berlin.
Fuller, N. Smith, J.T., Jha, A.N., Ford, A.T. (2017). Impacts of radiation on DNA damage and reproduction in marine and freshwater amphipods. SETAC Europe 27th annual meeting. 7-11 May 2017, Brussels.
Sanders, H., Bailey, E.H., Young, S.D., Crout, N.J. (2017). Iodine interaction with humic acid. Goldschmidt conference on geochemistry. 13-18 August 2017, Paris.
Chapman, A. (2017). Using the diffusive gradients in thin-films (DGT) method to evaluate soil binding kinetics and plant uptake for technetium. RATE Biochemistry workshop, Manchester University. 28 - 29 June 2017, Manchester. 
Sanders, H., Bailey, E.H., Young, S.D., Crout, N.J. (2017). The interactions of anionic radionuclides and soil geocolloids. RATE Geochemistry group meeting, Manchester University. 28 - 29 June 2017, Manchester. 
Fawkes, R., Beresford, N.A., Burgess, P.H., Wood. (2017). New detectors for live-monitoring of radionuclides in wildlife. Salford University SPARC conference. Salford University. 27-29 June 2017. 
Aramrun, P., Beresford, N.A., Skuterud, L., Hevrøy, T.H., Drefvelin, J., Bennett, K., Yurosko, C., Tanner, R., ibrahimi, F, Esor, J., Fawkes, R., Wood, M.D., (2017). Measuring Norwegian reindeer radiation exposure under field conditions. COGER. Portsmouth. 10-12 April 2017.
Fawkes, R., Beresford, N.A., Burgess, P.H., Wood. (2017). New detectors for live-monitoring of radionuclides in wildlife. COGER. Portsmouth. 10-12 April 2017.
Goodman, J. (2017). Investigating the effects of chronic radiation on Daphnia pulex. COGER. Portsmouth. 10-12 April 2017.
Guillen, J.,  Beresford, N.A., Baeza, A., Izquierdo, M., Wood, M.D., Salas, A., Muñoz-Serrano, A., Corrales-Vázquez, J.M., Muñoz-Muñoz, J.G. (2016). Transfer parameters for ICRP's Reference Animal and Plants in terrestrial Mediterranean ecosystems. II International Conference on Radioecological Concentration Processes (50 years later), 6-9th November 2016, Seville.
Guillen, J.,  Beresford, N.A., Baeza, A., Izquierdo, M., Wood, M.D., Salas, A., Muñoz-Serrano, A., Corrales-Vázquez, J.M., Muñoz-Muñoz, J.G. (2016). Seasonal variation of concentration ratios for ICRP's Reference Animal and Plants in terrestrial Mediterranean ecosystems. II International Conference on Radioecological Concentration Processes (50 years later),  6-9th November 2016, Seville.
Scullion, T., Beresford, N.A., Copplestone, D., Pottinger, T.,Adam-Guillermin, C., Tyler, A. (2016).  Feather corticosterone: a non-invasive biomarker of stress in birds. University of Stirling Biological and Environmental Science Winter Symposium, December 2016.
Scullion, T. (2016). My Road to Science. NERC Into the Blue Science Fair. Manchester, 25-29th October 2016.
Fawkes, R., Beresford, N.A., Burgess, P.H., Wood. (2016). New detectors for live-monitoring of radionuclides in wildlife. Salford University SPARC conference. Salford University. 14-15 June 2016. 
Scullion, T., Beresford, N.A., Copplestone, D., Pottinger, T.,Adam-Guillermin, C., Tyler, A. (2016).  Feather Corticosterone: Validation of hormone extraction methodology. COGER. Glasgow. 5-7 April 2016.
Beresford, N.A., (2015).  Use of wildlife camera traps within the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone. COGER. British Geological Survey, Keyworth. 7-9 April 2015. 
Ford, A., (2015). Assessing the bioavailability of radionuclides in contaminated soils using the Diffusive Gradients in Thin Films (DGT) technique. COGER. British Geological Survey, Keyworth. 7-9 April 2015. 
Fuller, N., (2015). The Biological Effects of Ionising Radiation on Crustacean Species: Combining Lab and Field Studies. COGER. British Geological Survey, Keyworth. 7-9 April 2015. 
Sanders, H., (2015). Interactions Between Anionic Radionuclides (129I, 79Se and 99Tc) and Geocolloids. COGER. British Geological Survey, Keyworth. 7-9 April 2015. 
Shaw. G., (2015). Predicting 77Se, 99Tc and 129I dynamics in soils - short term results. COGER. British Geological Survey, Keyworth. 7-9 April 2015. 
Wood, M.D., Beresford, N.A., Howard, B.J., Yankovich, T.L., (2015). Terrestrial concentration ratio database: Analyses by wildlife groups and RAPs. COGER. British Geological Survey, Keyworth. 7-9 April 2015. 
Posters
Barnett, C.L., Beresford, N.A.,  Norton, L., Wells, C., Wood, M.D., Entwistle, N., Shaw, G., Young, S., Kashparov, V., Churilov, A., Morozova, V., Gaschak, S., Salbu, B., (2017). RED FIRE: Radioactive environment damaged by fire: a forest in recovery. 4th International Conference on Radioecology & Environmental Radioactivity,  3-8 September 2017, Berlin.
Caplin., N. (2017). Investigating chronic low-dose ionising radiation (LDIR) in higher plants: Transgenerational effects on morphology and physiology. 4th International Conference on Radioecology & Environmental Radioactivity,  3-8 September 2017, Berlin.
Goodman, J., Copplestone, D., Auld, S. (2017). Investigating the effects of chronic radiation on Daphnia pulex. 4th International Conference on Radioecology & Environmental Radioactivity,  3-8 September 2017, Berlin.
Raines, K., Tinsley, M., Whitehorn, P., Copplestone. (2017). Decrease in the reproductive success of bumblebee colonies exposed to low dose chronic ionising radiation. 4th International Conference on Radioecology & Environmental Radioactivity,  3-8 September 2017, Berlin.
Willey, N., Saisou, E., (2017). Improved predictions of radionuclide transfer to plants based on new phylogenetic and ionomic models of plant uptake. 4th International Conference on Radioecology & Environmental Radioactivity,  3-8 September 2017, Berlin.
Goodman, J., Copplestone, D., Auld, S., Spurgeon, D., Laptev, G., Gaschak, S. (2017). Effects of chronic radiation on natural Daphnia populations in Chernobyl. 4th International Conference on Radioecology & Environmental Radioactivity,  3-8 September 2017, Berlin.
Sanders, H., Bailey, E.H., Young, S.D., Crout, N.M.J., Mosselmans, J.F.W. (2017). Understanding the mechanisms controlling selenium bioavailability in soils.Q2XAFS2017: International Workshop on Improving Data Quality in XAFS Spectroscopy. 14-15 August 2017, Oxford.
Scullion, T., Beresford, N.A., Copplestone, D., Pottinger, T.,Adam-Guillermin, C., Tyler, A. (2017). Investigation of direct and indirect effects of exposure to radioactive contaminants in free-living birds by analysis of feather corticosterone concentrations. STIR3R’s (reduction, replacement, & refinement) annual poster competition. University of Stirling.
Chapman, A., Pates, J., Zhang, H. (2017). Assessing the Aging Effect on the Biovailability of Selenium-79 and Technetium-99 in soils using the Diffusive Gradients in Thin-Films Technique (DGT). Lancaster Environment Centre Postgraduate Research Conference. April 2017, Lancaster.
Fuller, N. Smith, J.T., Nagorskaya, L.L., Gudkov, D.I., Ford, A.T. (2017). Impacts of Chernobyl radioactivity on fecundity and deveelopmental stability in the freshwater crustacean, Asellus aquaticus. SETAC Europe 27th annual meeting. 7-11 May 2017, Brussels.
Fawkes, R., Beresford, N.A., Burgess, P.H., Wood. (2016). New detectors for live-monitoring of radionuclides in wildlife. COGER. Glasgow. 5-7 April 2016.
Use of wildlife camera traps within the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone (presented at Mammal Society and COGER meeting (March/April 2015)
Engagements
Inside Chernobyl's Mega Tomb. TV documentary (2016). TREE WP3 work featured in a documentary made by Windfall films on the development of Chernobyl's 'New Safe Confinement'.  Screened on BBC4 (21st Dec 16 and repeated on 22nd Dec 16)