James Rusak

Group Leader - Water Chemistry
Ministry of Environment, Conservation and Parks
(705) 783-8690

Published Articles

Yang, B., Wells, M., McMeans, B., Dugan, H., Rusak, J. A., Weyhenmeyer, G., et al. (2021). A New Thermal Categorization of Ice-Covered Lakes. Geophysical Research Letters, 48, e2020GL091374. http://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1029/2020GL091374
Arnott, S., Celis-Salgado, M., Valleau, R., DeSellas, A., Paterson, A., Yan, N., et al. (2020). Road Salt Impacts Freshwater Zooplankton at Concentrations below Current Water Quality Guidelines. Environmental Science & Technology, 54, 9398-9407. http://doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.0c02396
Barth, L., Shuter, B., Sprules, G., Minns, C., & Rusak, J. A. (2020). Evaluation of the responsiveness of the crustacean zooplankton community size spectrum to environmental change and an exotic invader in a sample of Canadian Shield lakes. Canadian Journal Of Fisheries And Aquatic Sciences.
Chiu, C. -Y., Jones, J. R., Rusak, J. A., Lin, H. -C., Nakayama, K., Kratz, T. K., et al. (2020). Terrestrial loads of dissolved organic matter drive inter-annual carbon flux in subtropical lakes during times of drought. Science Of The Total Environment. http://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.137052
Vachon, D., Sadro, S., Bogard, M., Lapierre, J. -F., Baulch, H. M., Rusak, J. A., et al. (2020). Paired O2–CO2 measurements provide emergent insights into aquatic ecosystem function. Limnology And Oceanography Letters. http://doi.org/10.1002/lol2.10135
Stockwell, J., Doubek, J., Adrian, R., Anneville, O., Carey, C., Carvalho, L., et al. (2020). Storm impacts on phytoplankton community dynamics in lakes. Global Change Biology. http://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.15033
Fraterrigo, J. M., Langille, A., & Rusak, J. A. (2020). Stochastic disturbance regimes alter patterns of ecosystem variability and recovery. Plos One, 15, e0229927. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0229927
Lavender, T., Schamp, B., Arnott, S., & Rusak, J. A. (2019). A comparative evaluation of five common pairwise tests of species association. Ecology, 100, e02640. http://doi.org/10.1002/ecy.2640
Tiegs, S., Costello, D., Isken, M., Woodward, G., McIntyre, P., Gessner, M., et al. (2019). Global patterns and drivers of ecosystem functioning in rivers and riparian zones. Science Advances, 5. http://doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.aav0486
Block, B., Denfeld, B., Stockwell, J., Flaim, G., Grossart, H. -P., Knoll, L., et al. (2019). The unique methodological challenges of winter limnology. Limnology And Oceanography: Methods, 17, 42-57. http://doi.org/10.1002/lom3.10295