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Brasil Plastic debris ingestion by marine catfish: An unexpected fisheries impact
Fernanda E. Possatto, Mário Barletta, Monica F. Costa, Juliana A. Ivar do Sul and David V. Dantas
Marine Pollution Bulletin
In Press, Corrected Proof, Available online 26 February 2011
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2011.01.036

 

2011

Portugal Research in plastic marine debris in mainland Portugal
Investigação sobre detritos marinhos plásticos em Portugal continental
J. P. G. L. Frias, J. Martins, P. Sobral
Revista da Gestão Costeira Integrada 11(1):145-148 (2011)
Journal of Integrated Coastal Zone Management 11(1):145-148 (2011)
http://www.aprh.pt/rgci/revista11f1.html
http://www.aprh.pt/rgci/pdf/rgci-267_Frias.pdf

Brasil Temporal trend of litter contamination at Cassino beach, Southern Brazil
Tendências temporais de contaminação por lixo na Praia de Cassino, Sul do Brasil
Paula S. Tourinho and Gilberto Fillmann
Revista da Gestão Costeira Integrada 11(1):97-102 (2011)
Journal of Integrated Coastal Zone Management 11(1):97-102 (2011)
http://www.aprh.pt/rgci/revista11f1.html
http://www.aprh.pt/rgci/pdf/rgci-201_Tourinho.pdf

Brasil Marine debris on Rio Grande do Sul north coast, Brazil: spatial and temporal patterns
Lixo marinho no litoral norte do Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil: padrões espaciais e temporais

Luana Portz, Rogério P. Manzolli, Juliana A. Ivar do Sul
Revista da Gestão Costeira Integrada 11(1):41-48 (2011)
Journal of Integrated Coastal Zone Management 11(1):41-48 (2011)
http://www.aprh.pt/rgci/revista11f1.html
http://www.aprh.pt/rgci/pdf/rgci-187_Portz.pdf

 

2010

Brasil Marine Debris in the Island of Santa Catarina, South Brazil: Spatial Patterns, Composition, and Biological Aspects
Walter Martin Widmer and Mariana Coutinho Hennemann
Journal of Coastal Research
Nov 2010, Volume 26, Issue 6, pg(s) 993-1000
http://dx.doi.org/10.2112/JCOASTRES-D-09-00072.1

Portugal Organic pollutants in microplastics from two beaches of the Portuguese coast
J.P.G.L. Frias, P. Sobral and A.M. Ferreira
Marine Pollution Bulletin
Volume 60, Issue 11, November 2010, Pages 1988-1992
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2010.07.030

Brasil Evaluation of solid residues removed from a mangrove swamp in the São Vicente Estuary, SP, Brazil
C.A.M.M. Cordeiro and T.M. Costa
Marine Pollution Bulletin
Volume 60, Issue 10, October 2010, Pages 1762-1767
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2010.06.010

Brasil Chronic toxicity test with sea urchin Echinometra lucunter and Lytechinus variegatus (Echinodermata: Echinoidea), exposed to light-stick - flag paternoster used for longline surface fishing
Caio Cesar-Ribeiro; Maria Fernanda Palanch-Hans
Braz. j. oceanogr. vol.58 no.spe3 São Paulo June 2010
http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S1679-87592010000700009
http://www.scielo.br/pdf/bjoce/v58nspe3/a0958ns3.pdf

Brasil Marine debris on Rio Grande do Sul North Coast, Brazil: Spatial and temporal patterns
Portz, L.; Manzolli, R. P.; Ivar do Sul, J. A.
IV Congresso Brasileiro de Oceanografia – CBO’2010
Rio Grande (RS), 17 a 21 de maio de 2010
http://www.globalgarbage.org/IV-CBO-2010/1153.pdf

Brasil Polychlorinated biphenyls and organochlorine pesticides in plastics ingested by seabirds
Fernanda Imperatrice Colabuono, Satie Taniguchi and Rosalinda Carmela Montone
Marine Pollution Bulletin
Volume 60, Issue 4, April 2010, Pages 630-634
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2010.01.018

Brasil Is marine debris ingestion still a problem for the coastal marine biota of southern Brazil?
Paula S. Tourinho, Juliana A. Ivar do Sul and Gilberto Fillmann
Marine Pollution Bulletin
Volume 60, Issue 3, March 2010, Pages 396-401
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2009.10.013

 

2009

Brasil Does light-stick content pose any threat to marine organisms?
Grasiela L.L. Pinho, Priscilla M. Ihara and Gilberto Fillmann
Environmental Toxicology and Pharmacology
Volume 27, Issue 1, January 2009, Pages 155-157
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.etap.2008.08.001

Brasil Marine debris contamination along undeveloped tropical beaches from northeast Brazil
Isaac R. Santos, Ana Cláudia Friedrich and Juliana Assunção Ivar do Sul
Environ Monit Assess
(2009) 148:455–462
Volume 148, Numbers 1-4 / Januar 2009, Pages 455-462
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10661-008-0175-z

Brasil Plastic ingestion by Procellariiformes in Southern Brazil
Fernanda I. Colabuonoa, Viviane Barquete, Beatriz S. Domingues and Rosalinda C. Montone
Marine Pollution Bulletin
Volume 58, Issue 1, January 2009, Pages 93-96
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2008.08.020

Brasil Plastic litter on an urban beach — a case study in Brazil
Jacqueline Santos Silva-Cavalcanti, Maria Christina Barbosa de Araújo, and Monica Ferreira da Costa
Waste Management & Research
Feb 2009; vol. 27: pp. 93 - 97
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0734242X08088705

Brasil Occurrence of Plastic Particles in Procellariiforms, South of São Paulo State (Brazil)
Edison Barbieri
Brazilian Archives of Biology and Technology
vol.52 no.2 Curitiba Mar./Apr. 2009
http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S1516-89132009000200011
http://www.scielo.br/pdf/babt/v52n2/11.pdf

Brasil Skin irritation and histopathologic alterations in rats exposed to lightstick contents, UV radiation and seawater
Juliana A. Ivar do Sul, Obirajara Rodrigues, Isaac R. Santos, Gilberto Fillmann and Alexandre Matthiensen
Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoenv.2009.05.006

Brasil Here, there and everywhere. Small plastic fragments and pellets on beaches of Fernando de Noronha (Equatorial Western Atlantic)
Juliana A. Ivar do Sul, Ângela Spengler and Monica F. Costa
Marine Pollution Bulletin
Volume 58, Issue 8, August 2009, Pages 1236-1238
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2009.05.004

Brasil On the importance of size of plastic fragments and pellets on the strandline: a snapshot of a Brazilian beach
Monica F. Costa, Juliana A. Ivar do Sul, Jacqueline S. Silva-Cavalcanti, Maria Christina B. Araújo, Ângela Spengler and Paula S. Tourinho
Environmental Monitoring and Assessment
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10661-009-1113-4

 

2008

Brasil Flag Items as a Tool for Monitoring Solid Wastes from Users on Urban Beaches
Jacqueline S. Silva, Scheyla C. T. Barbosa, Monica F. Costa
Journal of Coastal Research
July 2008, Vol. 24, No. 4 : pp. 890-898
http://www.jcronline.org/doi/abs/10.2112/06-0695.1
http://dx.doi.org/10.2112/06-0695.1

Brasil Marine debris contamination along undeveloped tropical beaches from northeast Brazil
Santos, I. R.; Friedrich, A. C.; Ivar do Sul, J. A.
III Congresso Brasileiro de Oceanografia – CBO’2008
I Congresso Ibero-Americano de Oceanografia – I CIAO
Fortaleza (CE), 20 a 24 de maio de 2008
http://www.globalgarbage.org/0713.pdf

Brasil Methods applied in studies of benthic marine debris
Angela Spengler and Monica F. Costa
Marine Pollution Bulletin
Volume 56, Issue 2, February 2008, Pages 226-230
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2007.09.040 

Brasil Microplastics on the strandline: snapshot of a Brazilian Beach
Spengler, A.; Silva-Cavalcanti, J. S.; Ivar do Sul, J. A.; Araújo, M. C. B.; Costa, M. F.;
Tourinho, P. S.
III Congresso Brasileiro de Oceanografia – CBO’2008
I Congresso Ibero-Americano de Oceanografia – I CIAO
Fortaleza (CE), 20 a 24 de maio de 2008
http://www.globalgarbage.org/0862.pdf

 

2007

Brasil An analysis of the riverine contribution to the solid wastes contamination of an isolated beach at the Brazilian Northeast
Maria Christina Araujo, Monica Costa
Management of Environmental
Vol. 18 No. 1, 2007, pp. 6-12
http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/14777830710717677

Brasil Marine debris review for Latin America and the Wider Caribbean Region: From the 1970s until now, and where do we go from here?
Juliana A. Ivar do Sul and Monica F. Costa
Marine Pollution Bulletin
Volume 54, Issue 8, August 2007, Pages 1087-1104
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2007.05.004

Brasil Plastic debris ingested by a rough-toothed dolphin, Steno bredanensis, stranded alive in northeastern Brazil
Ana Carolina Oliveira de Meirelles, Helen Maria Duarte do Rego Barros
Revista Biotemas
20 (1): 127-131, março de 2007
http://www.biotemas.ufsc.br/volumes/v20n1.htm
http://www.biotemas.ufsc.br/volumes/pdf/volume201/p127a131.pdf

Brasil Quantification and Classification of Marine Litter on Beaches along Armação dos Búzios, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Simone Siag Oigman-Pszczol and Joel Christopher Creed
Journal of Coastal Research
Mar 2007 : Vol. 23, Issue 2, pg(s) 421-428
http://dx.doi.org/10.2112/1551-5036(2007)23[421:QACOML]2.0.CO;2

Brasil Visual diagnosis of solid waste contamination of a tourist beach: Pernambuco, Brazil
Maria Christina Barbosa de Araújo and Monica Ferreira da Costa
Waste Management
Volume 27, Issue 6, 2007, Pages 833-839
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wasman.2006.04.018

 

2006

Brasil Ideal width of transects for monitoring source-related categories of plastics on beaches
Maria Christina B. de Araújo, Paulo J.P. Santos and Monica F. Costa
Marine Pollution Bulletin
Volume 52, Issue 8, August 2006, Pages 957-961
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2006.04.008

Brasil Municipal Services on Tourist Beaches: Costs and Benefits of Solid Waste Collection
Maria Christina B. de Araújo and Monica F. Costa
Journal of Coastal Research
22(5):1070-1075. 2006
http://dx.doi.org/10.2112/03-0069.1

Brasil The significance of solid wastes with land-based sources for a tourist beach: Pernambuco, Brazil
Araújo, M. C. B. & Costa, M. F.
Pan-American Journal of Aquatic Sciences
(2006), 1 (1): 28-34
http://www.panamjas.org/artigos.php?id_publi=99
http://www.panamjas.org/pdf_artigos/PANAMJAS_1(1)_28-34.pdf 

 

2005

Brasil Influence of socio-economic characteristics of beach users on litter generation
Isaac Rodrigues Santos, Ana Cláudia Friedrich, Mônica Wallner-Kersanach and Gilberto Fillmann
Ocean & Coastal Management
48 (2005) 742–752
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2005.08.006

Brasil Overseas garbage pollution on beaches of northeast Brazil
Isaac Rodrigues Santos, Ana Claudia Friedrich and Fabiano Prado Barretto
Marine Pollution Bulletin
Volume 50, Issue 7, July 2005, Pages 783-786
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2005.04.044

Brasil Solid Wastes Contamination on Tropical Beaches: The case of Pernambuco State, Northeast Brazil.
Monica F. Costa , Jacqueline S. Silva, Maria Christina B. Araujo, Monica Marcia V. Leal, Scheyla C.T. Barbosa, Stella T. Souza, Suzana Z. Guedes
Plastic Debris Rivers to Sea Conference | September 7-9, 2005
http://conference.plasticdebris.org/whitepapers.shtml
http://conference.plasticdebris.org/whitepapers/Monica_Costa.doc  

 

2004

Brasil Litter contamination processes and management perspectives on the southern Brazilian coast
Lilian Wetzel, Gilberto Fillmann, Luis Felipe H. Niencheski
International Journal of Environment and Pollution
Vol. 21, No.2  pp. 153 – 165
http://www.inderscience.com/search/index.php?action=record&rec_id=4182&prevQuery=&ps=10&m=or
http://dx.doi.org/10.1504/IJEP.2004.004182

Brasil Plastic debris ingestion by sea turtle in Paraíba, Brazil
Rita Mascarenhas, Robson Santos and Douglas Zeppelini
Marine Pollution Bulletin
Volume 49, Issue 4, August 2004, Pages 354-355
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2004.05.006

Brasil Quali-quantitative analysis of the solid wastes at Tamandare Bay, Pernambuco, Brazil
Maria Christina B. ARAÚJO, Mônica F. COSTA
Tropical Oceanography
Recife, v. 32, n. 2, p. 159-170, 2004
http://artigocientifico.tebas.kinghost.net/uploads/artc_1168707091_77.pdf

 

2002

Brasil Plastic debris collars on juvenile carcharhinid sharks (Rhizoprionodon lalandii) in southwest Atlantic
Ivan Sazima, Otto B. F. Gadig, Rafael C. Namora and Fábio S. Motta
Marine Pollution Bulletin
Volume 44, Issue 10, October 2002, Pages 1149-1151
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0025-326X(02)00141-8

 

2001

Brasil Marine Debris and Human Impacts on Sea Turtles in Southern Brazil
Leandro Bugoni, Lígia Krause and Maria Virgínia Petry
Marine Pollution Bulletin
Volume 42, Issue 12, December 2001, Pages 1330-1334
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0025-326X(01)00147-3  

  

1999

Brasil Plastic debris ingested by a Blainville’s beaked whale, Mesoplodon densirostris, washed ashore in Brazil
Eduardo R. Secchi and Simoni Zarzur
Aquatic Mammals
Volume 25(1), 21-24
http://aquaticmammalsjournal.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=32&Itemid=56
http://aquaticmammalsjournal.org/share/AquaticMammalsIssueArchives/1999/AquaticMammals_25-01/25-01_Secchi.pdf