Charles T Driscoll

Distinguished Professor and University Professor of Environmental Systems Engineering

  • 25246 Citations
  • 80 h-Index
1977 …2023

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Research Output

2014

Winter climate change affects growing-season soil microbial biomass and activity in northern hardwood forests

Durán, J., Morse, J. L., Groffman, P. M., Campbell, J. L., Christenson, L. M., Driscoll, C. T., Fahey, T. J., Fisk, M. C., Mitchell, M. J. & Templer, P. H., Nov 1 2014, In : Global Change Biology. 20, 11, p. 3568-3577 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations
2013

Acid and Mercury Deposition Effects on Forest and Freshwater Aquatic Ecosystems

Driscoll, C. T., Jan 1 2013, Encyclopedia of Biodiversity: Second Edition. Elsevier, p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations

Decreased water flowing from a forest amended with calcium silicate

Green, M. B., Bailey, A. S., Bailey, S. W., Battles, J. J., Campbell, J. L., Driscoll, C. T., Fahey, T. J., Lepine, L. C., Likens, G. E., Ollinger, S. V. & Schaberg, P. G., Apr 9 2013, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 110, 15, p. 5999-6003 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Evaluation of zebra mussels (Dreissena polymorpha) as biomonitors of mercury contamination in aquatic ecosystems

Blackwell, B. D., Driscoll, C. T., Spada, M. E., Todorova, S. G. & Montesdeoca, M. R., Mar 1 2013, In : Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 32, 3, p. 638-643 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

From missing source to missing sink: Long-term changes in the nitrogen budget of a northern hardwood forest

Yanai, R. D., Vadeboncoeur, M. A., Hamburg, S. P., Arthur, M. A., Fuss, C. B., Groffman, P. M., Siccama, T. G. & Driscoll, C. T., Oct 15 2013, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 47, 20, p. 11440-11448 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

Interactive effects of air pollution and climate change on forest ecosystems in the united states. current understanding and future scenarios

Bytnerowicz, A., Fenn, M., McNulty, S., Yuan, F., Pourmokhtarian, A., Driscoll, C. & Meixner, T., 2013, Developments in Environmental Science. Elsevier, p. 333-369 37 p. (Developments in Environmental Science; vol. 13).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Lake/watershed sulfur budgets and their response to decreases in atmospheric sulfur deposition: Watershed and climate controls

Mitchell, M. J., Driscoll, C. T., Mchale, P. J., Roy, K. M. & Dong, Z., Feb 28 2013, In : Hydrological Processes. 27, 5, p. 710-720 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations
28 Scopus citations

Mercury as a global pollutant: Sources, pathways, and effects

Driscoll, C. T., Mason, R. P., Chan, H. M., Jacob, D. J. & Pirrone, N., May 21 2013, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 47, 10, p. 4967-4983 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

756 Scopus citations

Mercury concentrations in tropical resident and migrant songbirds on Hispaniola

Townsend, J. M., Rimmer, C. C., Driscoll, C. T., McFarland, K. P. & Iñigo-Elias, E., Jan 1 2013, In : Ecotoxicology. 22, 1, p. 86-93 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Modeling and Mapping of Atmospheric Mercury Deposition in Adirondack Park, New York

Yu, X., Driscoll, C. T., Huang, J., Holsen, T. M. & Blackwell, B. D., Mar 25 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 3, e59322.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Reply to Smith and Shortle: Lacking eèidence of hydraulic efficiency changes

Green, M. B., Bailey, A. S., Bailey, S. W., Battles, J. J., Campbell, J. L., Driscoll, C. T., Fahey, T. J., Lepine, L. C., Likens, G. E., Ollinger, S. È. & Schaberg, P. G., Oct 1 2013, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 110, 40, p. E3740

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Root stress and nitrogen deposition: Consequences and research priorities

Smithwick, E. A. H., Eissenstat, D. M., Lovett, G. M., Bowden, R. D., Rustad, L. E. & Driscoll, C. T., Feb 1 2013, In : New Phytologist. 197, 3, p. 712-719 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

43 Scopus citations
11 Scopus citations

Whole-lake nitrate addition for control of methylmercury in mercury-contaminated Onondaga Lake, NY

Matthews, D. A., Babcock, D. B., Nolan, J. G., Prestigiacomo, A. R., Effler, S. W., Driscoll, C. T., Todorova, S. G. & Kuhr, K. M., Aug 1 2013, In : Environmental Research. 125, p. 52-60 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations
2012

A synthesis of rates and controls on elemental mercury evasion in the Great Lakes Basin

Denkenberger, J. S., Driscoll, C. T., Branfireun, B. A., Eckley, C. S., Cohen, M. & Selvendiran, P., Feb 1 2012, In : Environmental Pollution. 161, p. 291-298 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Do Nutrient Limitation Patterns Shift from Nitrogen Toward Phosphorus with Increasing Nitrogen Deposition Across the Northeastern United States?

Crowley, K. F., McNeil, B. E., Lovett, G. M., Canham, C. D., Driscoll, C. T., Rustad, L. E., Denny, E., Hallett, R. A., Arthur, M. A., Boggs, J. L., Goodale, C. L., Kahl, J. S., McNulty, S. G., Ollinger, S. V., Pardo, L. H., Schaberg, P. G., Stoddard, J. L., Weand, M. P. & Weathers, K. C., Sep 1 2012, In : Ecosystems. 15, 6, p. 940-957 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

85 Scopus citations
6 Scopus citations

Local-scale carbon budgets and mitigation opportunities for the northeastern united states

Raciti, S. M., Fahey, T. J., Thomas, R. Q., Woodbury, P. B., Driscoll, C. T., Carranti, F. J., Foster, D. R., Gwyther, P. S., Hall, B. R., Hamburg, S. P., Jenkins, J. C., Neill, C., Peery, B. W., Quigley, E. E., Sherman, R., Vadeboncoeur, M. A., Weinstein, D. A. & Wilson, G., Jan 1 2012, In : BioScience. 62, 1, p. 23-38 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

11 Scopus citations

Long-term integrated studies show complex and surprising effects of climate change in the northern hardwood forest

Groffman, P. M., Rustad, L. E., Templer, P. H., Campbell, J. L., Christenson, L. M., Lany, N. K., Socci, A. M., Vadeboncoeur, M. A., Schaberg, P. G., Wilson, G. F., Driscoll, C. T., Fahey, T. J., Fisk, M. C., Goodale, C. L., Green, M. B., Hamburg, S. P., Johnson, C. E., Mitchell, M. J., Morse, J. L., Pardo, L. H. & 1 others, Rodenhouse, N. L., Dec 2012, In : BioScience. 62, 12, p. 1056-1066 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

78 Scopus citations

Long-term recovery of lakes in the Adirondack region of New York to decreases in acidic deposition

Waller, K., Driscoll, C., Lynch, J., Newcomb, D. & Roy, K., Jan 1 2012, In : Atmospheric Environment. 46, p. 56-64 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations

Marine mercury fate: From sources to seafood consumers

Chen, C. Y., Driscoll, C. T., Lambert, K. F., Mason, R. P., Rardin, L. R., Serrell, N. & Sunderland, E. M., Nov 1 2012, In : Environmental Research. 119, p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

15 Scopus citations

Mercury hotspots in freshwater ecosystems drivers, processes, and patterns

Chen, C. Y., Driscoll, C. T. & Kamman, N. C., May 31 2012, Mercury in the Environment: Pattern and Process. University of California Press, p. 143-166 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

15 Scopus citations
29 Scopus citations

Nutrient supply and mercury dynamics in marine ecosystems: A conceptual model

Driscoll, C. T., Chen, C. Y., Hammerschmidt, C. R., Mason, R. P., Gilmour, C. C., Sunderland, E. M., Greenfield, B. K., Buckman, K. L. & Lamborg, C. H., Nov 1 2012, In : Environmental Research. 119, p. 118-131 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

55 Scopus citations

Science and society: The role of long-term studies in environmental stewardship

Driscoll, C. T., Lambert, K. F., Stuart Chapin, F., Nowak, D. J., Spies, T. A., Swanson, F. J., Kittredge, D. B. & Hart, C. M., Apr 1 2012, In : BioScience. 62, 4, p. 354-366 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Spatial and temporal patterns of mercury accumulation in lacustrine sediments across the Laurentian Great Lakes region

Drevnick, P. E., Engstrom, D. R., Driscoll, C. T., Swain, E. B., Balogh, S. J., Kamman, N. C., Long, D. T., Muir, D. G. C., Parsons, M. J., Rolfhus, K. R. & Rossmann, R., Feb 1 2012, In : Environmental Pollution. 161, p. 252-260 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

66 Scopus citations

Target loads of atmospheric sulfur and nitrogen deposition for protection of acid sensitive aquatic resources in the Adirondack Mountains, New York

Sullivan, T. J., Cosby, B. J., Driscoll, C. T., McDonnell, T. C., Herlihy, A. T. & Burns, D. A., Feb 9 2012, In : Water Resources Research. 48, 1, W01547.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
11 Scopus citations

Watershed-Level Responses to Calcium Silicate Treatment in a Northern Hardwood Forest

Cho, Y., Driscoll, C. T., Johnson, C. E., Blum, J. D. & Fahey, T. J., Apr 1 2012, In : Ecosystems. 15, 3, p. 416-434 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations
2011

Dynamics of oxidized and reduced iron in a northern hardwood forest

Fuss, C. B., Driscoll, C. T., Johnson, C. E., Petras, R. J. & Fahey, T. J., Jul 1 2011, In : Biogeochemistry. 104, 1-3, p. 103-119 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Effects of nitrogen deposition and empirical nitrogen critical loads for ecoregions of the United States

Pardo, L. H., Fenn, M. E., Goodale, C. L., Geiser, L. H., Driscoll, C. T., Allen, E. B., Baron, J. S., Bobbink, R., Bowman, W. D., Clark, C. M., Emmett, B., Gilliam, F. S., Greaver, T. L., Hall, S. J., Lilleskov, E. A., Liu, L., Lynch, J. A., Nadelhoffer, K. J., Perakis, S. S., Robin-Abbott, M. J. & 3 others, Stoddard, J. L., Weathers, K. C. & Dennis, R. L., Dec 1 2011, In : Ecological Applications. 21, 8, p. 3049-3082 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

227 Scopus citations

Empirical critical loads of atmospheric nitrogen deposition for nutrient enrichment and acidification of sensitive US lakes

Baron, J. S., Driscoll, C. T., Stoddard, J. L. & Richer, E. E., Aug 1 2011, In : BioScience. 61, 8, p. 602-613 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

88 Scopus citations

Integrating science and policy: A case study of the hubbard brook research foundation science links program

Driscoll, C. T., Lambert, K. F. & Weathers, K. C., Oct 1 2011, In : BioScience. 61, 10, p. 791-801 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

MercNet: A national monitoring network to assess responses to changing mercury emissions in the United States

Schmeltz, D., Evers, D. C., Driscoll, C. T., Artz, R., Cohen, M., Gay, D., Haeuber, R., Krabbenhoft, D. P., Mason, R., Morris, K. & Wiener, J. G., Oct 1 2011, In : Ecotoxicology. 20, 7, p. 1713-1725 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Scopus citations

Mercury concentrations in snapping turtles (Chelydra serpentina) correlate with environmental and landscape characteristics

Turnquist, M. A., Driscoll, C. T., Schulz, K. L. & Schlaepfer, M. A., Oct 1 2011, In : Ecotoxicology. 20, 7, p. 1599-1608 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Setting limits: Using air pollution thresholds to protect and restore U.S. ecosystems

Fenn, M. E., Lambert, K. F., Blett, T. F., Burns, D. A., Pardo, L. H., Lovett, G. M., Haeuber, R. A., Evers, D. C., Driscoll, C. T. & Jeffries, D. S., Dec 1 2011, In : Issues in Ecology. 14

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Snow depth, soil freezing and nitrogen cycling in a northern hardwood forest landscape

Groffman, P. M., Hardy, J. P., Fashu-Kanu, S., Driscoll, C. T., Cleavitt, N. L., Fahey, T. J. & Fisk, M. C., Jan 1 2011, In : Biogeochemistry. 102, 1, p. 223-238 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

89 Scopus citations

Spatial patterns of mercury in biota of Adirondack, New York lakes

Yu, X., Driscoll, C. T., Montesdeoca, M., Evers, D., Duron, M., Williams, K., Schoch, N. & Kamman, N. C., Oct 1 2011, In : Ecotoxicology. 20, 7, p. 1543-1554 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

Streamflow responses to past and projected future changes in climate at the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest, New Hampshire, United States

Campbell, J. L., Driscoll, C. T., Pourmokhtarian, A. & Hayhoe, K., Feb 24 2011, In : Water Resources Research. 47, 2, W02514.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

62 Scopus citations

Target loads of atmospheric sulfur deposition protect terrestrial resources in the Adirondack Mountains, New York against biological impacts caused by soil acidification

Sullivan, T. J., Cosby, B. J., Driscoll, C. T., McDonnell, T. C. & Herlihy, A. T., 2011, In : Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences. 1, 4, p. 301-314 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2010

Anthropogenic impacts recorded in recent sediments from Otisco Lake, New York, USA

Bookman, R., Driscoll, C. T., Effler, S. W. & Engstrom, D. R., Jan 1 2010, In : Journal of Paleolimnology. 43, 3, p. 449-462 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Chemical changes in soil and soil solution after calcium silicate addition to a northern hardwood forest

Cho, Y., Driscoll, C. T., Johnson, C. E. & Siccama, T. G., Jan 1 2010, In : Biogeochemistry. 100, 1, p. 3-20 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations

Elevation dependent sensitivity of northern hardwoods to Ca addition at Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest, NH, USA

Minocha, R., Long, S., Thangavel, P., Minocha, S. C., Eagar, C. & Driscoll, C. T., Dec 15 2010, In : Forest Ecology and Management. 260, 12, p. 2115-2124 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Impact of climate change on three-dimensional dynamic critical load functions

Wu, W. & Driscoll, C. T., Jan 15 2010, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 44, 2, p. 720-726 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Integrated assessment of ecosystem effects of atmospheric deposition

Driscoll, C., Cowling, E., Grennfelt, P., Galloway, J. & Dennis, R., Nov 1 2010, EM: Air and Waste Management Association's Magazine for Environmental Managers, NOVEMBER, p. 6-13 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Mercury dynamics in relation to dissolved organic carbon concentration and quality during high flow events in three northeastern U.S. streams

Dittman, J. A., Shanley, J. B., Driscoll, C. T., Aiken, G. R., Chalmers, A. T., Towse, J. E. & Selvendiran, P., Aug 9 2010, In : Water Resources Research. 46, 7, W07522.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

76 Scopus citations

Mercury methylation in Sphagnum moss mats and its association with sulfate-reducing bacteria in an acidic Adirondack forest lake wetland

Yu, R. Q., Adatto, I., Montesdeoca, M. R., Driscoll, C. T., Hines, M. E. & Barkay, T., Dec 1 2010, In : FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 74, 3, p. 655-668 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Patterns of Ca/Sr and 87Sr/86Sr variation before and after a whole watershed CaSiO3 addition at the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest, USA

Nezat, C. A., Blum, J. D. & Driscoll, C. T., Jun 1 2010, In : Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 74, 11, p. 3129-3142 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations