• Books, Book Chapters

    Elliott, J.E., Bishop, C.A. and C.A. Morrissey (Eds). 2011 Wildlife Ecotoxicology: Forensic Approaches. Springer. September 2011.

    Morrissey, C.A. and J.E. Elliott.  2011. Toxic trees:  arsenic pesticides, woodpeckers and the Mountain Pine Beetle.  Chapter In Wildlife Ecotoxicology: Forensic Approaches. J.E. Elliott, C.A. Bishop and C.A. Morrissey (Eds). Springer.

  • Journal Articles

    Spence, C. and 15 others (alphabetical including C.A. Morrissey (2018). Prairie Water: A Global Water Futures Project to Enhance the Resilience of Prairie Communities Through Sustainable Water Management. Canadian Water Resources Journal 12:1-12.

    Howell, J. McKellar, A., Espie, R., C.A. Morrissey* (2019). Spring shorebird migration chronology and stopover duration at an important staging site in the Central North American Flyway. Waterbirds.

    Maloney, E., Liber, K, Headley, JH, Peru, KM, C.A. Morrissey* (2018). Neonicotinoid insecticide mixtures: evaluation of laboratory-based toxicity predictions under semi-controlled field conditions. Environmental Pollution 243:1727-1739.
    Michelson, CI, Clark, RG, C.A. Morrissey* (2018). Agricultural land cover does not affect diet of Tree Swallows in wetland dominated habitats. Condor 120(4):751-764.

    Cavallaro, M., Liber, KL, Headley, JV, Peru, KM, C.A. Morrissey* (2018). Community-level and phenological responses of emerging aquatic insects exposed to three neonicotinoid insecticides: an in situ wetland limnocorral approach. Environ. Tox. Chem. 37(9):2401-2412.
    Hao, C.*, Eng, M., Fengrong, S., C.A. Morrissey (2018). Part-per-trillion LC-MS/MS determination of neonicotinoids in small volumes of songbird plasma. Science of the Total Environment 644:1080-1087.

    Silverthorn, V, Bishop, C, Elliott, J, C.A. Morrissey* (2018). An assessment of the impact of run-of-river hydroelectric dams on mountain stream ecosystems using the American dipper as an avian indicator. Ecol. Indicators 93:942-951.

    Bianchini, K. and C.A. Morrissey* (2018). Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon exposure impairs pre-migratory fuelling in captively-dosed Sanderling (Calidris alba). Ecotox. Environ. Safety 161:383-391.

    Maloney, E., Morrissey, C.A, Headley, JH, Peru, KM, K. Liber* (2018). Can chronic exposure to imidacloprid, chlothianidin, and thiamethoxam mixtures exert greater than additive toxicity in Chironomus dilutus? Ecotox. Environ. Safety 156:354-365.

    Stanton, R, Clark, RG, C.A. Morrissey* (2018). Trends and drivers of North American farmland bird declines: A review. Agric. Ecosys. Environ. 254:244-254

    Silverthorn, V. Bishop, CA, Jardine, TD, Elliott, JE, C.A. Morrissey* (2017). Impact of flow diversion by run-of-river dams on American Dipper diet and mercury exposure. Env. Tox. Chem. 37:411-426.

    Eng, ME, Stutchbury, B, C.A. Morrissey* (2017). Imidacloprid and chlorpyrifos insecticides impair migratory ability in a seed-eating songbird. Scientific Reports. DOI: s41598-017-15446-x.

    Maloney, E., Morrissey, C.A, Headley, JH, Peru, KM, K. Liber (2017). Cumulative toxicity of neonicotinoid insecticide mixtures to Chironomus dilutus under acute exposure scenarios. Environ. Tox. Chem. 36:3091-3101.

    Stanton, R, Clark, RG, C.A. Morrissey* (2017). Intensive agriculture and insect prey availability influence oxidative status and return rates of an aerial insectivore. Ecosphere. DOI 10.1002/(ISSN)2150-8925.

    Main, AR, Fehr, J, Liber, KL, Headley, JV, Peru, KM, C.A. Morrissey* (2016). Reduction of neonicotinoid insecticide residues in Prairie wetlands by common wetland plants. Sci. Total Environ. 579:1193–1202.

    Stanton, R, Morrissey, C.A*, RG. Clark (2016). Tree swallow (Tachycineta bicolor) foraging responses to agricultural land use and insect prey abundance. Canadian Journal of Zoology 94(9):637-642.

    Cavallaro, MC, Morrissey, C.A, Headley, JV, Peru, K, K. Liber* (2016). Comparative chronic toxicity of imidacloprid, clothianidin, and thiamethoxam to Chironomus dilutus and estimation of toxic equivalency factors. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 36(2):372-382.

    Main, AR, Michel, NL, Cavallaro, MC, Headley, JV, Peru, KM, C.A. Morrissey* (2016). Snowmelt transport of neonicotinoid insecticides to Canadian Prairie wetlands. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 215:76-84.

    Stanton R, Morrissey, CA*, Clark RG. 2016.  Tree swallow (Tachycineta bicolor) foraging responses to agricultural land use and insect prey abundance. Canadian Journal of Zoology 94(9): 637-642, 10.1139/cjz-2015-0238.

    Cavallaro MC, Morrissey CA, Headley JV, Peru K, Liber, K. 2016. Comparative chronic toxicity of imidacloprid, clothianidin, and thiamethoxam to Chironomus dilutus and estimation of toxic equivalency factors. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. doi: 10.1002/etc.353

    Main, A.R., Michel, N.L., Cavallaro, M.C., Headley, J.V., Peru, K.M. and Morrissey, C.A. 2016. Snowmelt transport of neonicotinoid insecticides to Canadian Prairie wetlands. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 215: 76–84

    Michel, N.L., Smith, A., Clark, R.G., Hobson, K.A., and C.A. Morrissey (2016). Differences in spatial synchrony and interspecific concordance inform guild-level population trends for aerial insectivorous birds. Ecography DOI 10.1111/ecog.01798

    Main, A.R., Michel, N.L., Cavallaro, M.C., Headley, J.V., Peru, K.M. and C.A. Morrissey* (2015). Ecological and Landscape Drivers of Neonicotinoid Insecticide Detections and Concentrations in Canada’s Prairie Wetlands. Environ. Sci. Technol. 49(14):8367–8376.

    Zahara, A.R.D., Michel, N.L., Flahr, L.M., Ejack, L.E. and C.A. Morrissey* (2015) Latent cognitive effects from low-level PCB exposure in juvenile European starlings, Sturnus vulgaris. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 34(11):2513-22.

    Green, DJ*, Whitehorne, IBJ, Middleton, HA, C.A. Morrissey (2015). Do American dippers obtain a survival benefit from altitudinal migration? PLoS ONE 10(4):e0125734. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0125734.

    Michel, N.L., Smith, A., Clark, R.G.*, Hobson, K.A.*, and C.A. Morrissey* (2015). Differences in spatial synchrony and interspecific concordance inform guild-level population trends for aerial insectivorous birds. Ecography. DOI: 10.1111/ecog.01798

    Flahr, L.M., Michel, N.L., Zahara A.R.D., Jones, P.D., and C.A. Morrissey* (2015). Developmental exposure to Aroclor 1254 alters migratory behaviour in juvenile European starlings (Sturnus vulgaris). Environmental Science and Technology 49(10):6274-83.

    Morrissey, C.A.*, Devries, J., Mineau, P., Sanchez-Bayo, F., Liess, M., Cavallaro, M., K. Liber (2015). Neonicotinoid contamination of surface waters and relative risks to aquatic invertebrates: a review. Environment International 74:291-303.

    Main, A.R., Michel, N.L., Headley, J.V., Peru, K.M. and Morrissey, C.A.  2015. Ecological and Landscape Drivers of Neonicotinoid Insecticide Detections and Concentrations in Canada’s Prairie Wetlands. Environmental Science and Technology 49 (14), pp 8367–8376.  DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.5b01287

    Morrissey, C.A.*, Devries, J., Mineau, P., Sanchez-Bayo, F., Liess, M., Cavallaro, M., Liber, K. 2015. Neonicotinoid contamination of surface waters and relative risks to aquatic invertebrates: a review. Environment International 74:291-303.

    Zahara A.R.D., Michel, N.L., Flahr, L.M., Ejack, L.E. and C.A. Morrissey 2015. Latent cognitive effects from low-level PCB exposure in juvenile European starlings, Sturnus vulgaris. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry DOI 10.1002/35c.3084

    Green DJ, Whitehorne IBJ, Middleton HA, Morrissey CA. 2015. Do American dippers obtain a  survival benefit from altitudinal migration? PLoS ONE 10(4): e0125734. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0125734

    Flahr, L.M., Michel, N.L., Zahara A.R.D., Jones, P.D., and C.A. Morrissey 2015. Developmental exposure to Aroclor 1254 alters migratory behaviour in juvenile European starlings (Sturnus vulgaris). Environmental Science and Technology 49(10):6274-83

    Delso, N. and 29 others alphabetically (incl. Morrissey, C.A.). 2014. Systemic insecticides (neonicotinoids and fipronil): trends, uses, mode of action and metabolites. Environ Sci and Poll Res (special issue).  DOI 10.1007/s11356-014-3470-y

    Pisa, L. and 17 others (incl Morrissey, C.A.) 2014. Effects of neonicotinoids and fipronil on non-target invertebrates. Environ Sci and Poll Res (special issue).  DOI 10.1007/s11356-014-3471-x

    Changnon, M., Kreutzweiser D., Mitchell, E.A.D., Morrissey, C.A., Noome, D.A. and Van der Sluijs, J. 2014. Risks of large scale use of systemic insecticides to ecosystem functioning and services. Environ Sci and Poll Res (special issue).  DOI 10.1007/s11356-014-3277-x.

    Van der Sluijs, J.P. and 29 others alphabetically (incl. Morrissey, C.A.) 2014.  Conclusions of the Worldwide Integrated Assessment on the risks of neonicotinoids and fipronil to biodiversity and ecosystem functioning. Environ Sci and Poll Res (special issue). DOI 10.1007/s11356-014-3229-5.

    Gibbons, D. Morrissey, C.A., Mineau, P. 2014. A review of the direct and indirect effects of neonicotinoids and fipronil on vertebrate wildlife. Environ Sci and Poll Res (special issue).  DOI 10.1007/s11356-014-3180-5.

    Morrissey C.A., Stanton D.W.G., Tyler C.R., Pereira M.G., Newton J., Durance I., Ormerod S.J. 2014. Developmental impairment in Eurasian dipper nestlings exposed to urban stream pollutants. Environ Toxicol Chem 33(6): 1315–1323.

    Main A.R., Headley J.V., Peru K.M., Michel N.L., Cessna A.J., and Morrissey C.A. 2014. Widespread use and frequent detection of neonicotinoid insecticides in wetlands of Canada’s prairie pothole region. PLoS ONE 9:e92821.

    Cavallaro, M., Main, A.R., and Morrissey, C.A. 2014. Muskrat (Ondatra zibethicus) interference with aquatic invertebrate traps. Canadian Field Naturalist 128 (2):200-203.

    Morrissey, C.A., Stanton, D.W.G., Pereira, D.G., Durance, I., Tyler, C.R., Ormerod, S.J. 2013. Eurasian dipper eggs indicate elevated organohalogenated contaminants in urban rivers. Environ Sci &Technol. 47 (15): 8931–8939.

    Morrissey, C.A., Boldt, A., Mapstone, A., Newton, J. and S.J. Ormerod.  2013. Stable isotopes as indicators of wastewater effects on the macroinvertebrates of urban rivers. Hydrobiologia 700: 231-244.

    Elliott, J.E., Levac, J., Guigueno, M.F., Shaw, P., Wayland, M., Morrissey, C.A., Muir, D.C.G., and K.H. Elliott. 2012. Factors influencing legacy pollutant accumulation in alpine osprey: biology, topography, or melting glaciers? Environmental Science and Technology 46(17):9681-89.

    Morrissey, C.A., Pollet, I., Ormerod, S.J. and J.E. Elliott. 2012. American dippers indicate contaminant biotransport by Pacific salmon. Environmental Science and Technology 46 (2), pp 1153–1162.

    Morrissey, C.A., Elliott, J.E., and S.J. Ormerod. 2010. Diet shifts during egg laying: implications for measuring contaminants in bird eggs. Environmental Pollution 158:447-454.

    Morrissey, C.A., Elliott, J.E., and S.J. Ormerod. 2010. Local to continental influences on nutrient and contaminant sources to river birds.  Environmental Science and Technology 44(5):1860-7.

    Mackas, R.H., Green, D.J., Whitehorne, I.B.J., Fairhurst, E.N., Middleton, H.A., and C.A. Morrissey.  2010. Altitudinal migration in American dippers: do migrants produce higher quality offspring?  Canadian Journal of Zoology 88(4), pp. 369-377