Refereed Publications:

Aguilar, C., G. González-Sansón, Y. Cabrera, A. Ruiz, and R.A. Curry.  2014.  Inter-habitat variation in density and size composition of reef fishes from the Cuban Northwestern shelf.   Rev. Biol. Trop 62:589-602. 

Kurylyk, B.L., K.T.B. MacQuarrie, T. Linnansaari, R.A. Cunjak, and R.A. Curry.  2014.  Preserving, augmenting and creating cold-water thermal refugia in rivers: Concepts derived from the Miramichi River, New Brunswick (Canada).  Ecohydrology (accepted).

Curry, R.A., M. Gautreau, & J.C. Culp. 2013. Fin tissues as surrogates of white muscle when assessing carbon and nitrogen stable isotope levels for Arctic and brook charr. Env. Biol. Fish.  2013:1-7.

Lapointe, N.W.R., S.J. Cooke, J.G. Imhof, D. Boisclair, J.M. Casselman, R.A. Curry, O.E. Langer, R.L. McLaughlin, C.K. Minns, J.R. Post, M. Power, J.B. Rasmussen, J.D. Reynolds, J.S. Richardson, W.M. Tonn.  2013.  Principles for ensuring healthy and productive freshwater ecosystems that support sustainable fisheries.  Environmental Reviews: 10.1139/er-2013-0038.

Lento, J., W.A. Monk, J.C. Culp, and R.A. Curry.  2013.  Responses of low Arctic stream benthic macroinvertebrate communities to environmental drivers at nested spatial scales.  Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research 45:538–551.

Monk, W.A., N. Wilbur, R.A. Curry, and R. Faux.  2013.  Using landscape-scale geospatial information to predict summer, cold water refugia in rivers.  J. Environ. Mgt. 118:170-176.

Beveridge, D., A. St.-Hilaire, and R.A. Curry.  2012.  Selecting hydrologic indices for the Prairie Provinces.  River Res. Appl. 28:1595-1608.

Curry, C., D.J. Baird and R.A. Curry.  2012.  The contribution of riffles and riverine wetlands to benthic macroinvertebrate biodiversity.  Biodiversity and Conservation 21:895-913.

Cabrera Páez, Y., C. Aguilar Betancourt, G. González-Sansón, K.A. Kidd, K.R. Munkittrick, and R.A. Curry.  2012.  Increased mercury and body size and changes in trophic structure of Gambusia puncticulata (Poeciliidae) along the Almendares River, Cuba.  2012.  Arch. Env. Cont. Tox. 63:523-33. DOI:10.1007/s00244-012-9801-4.

Freedman, J., R.A. Curry, and K.R. Munkittrick.  2012.  Stable isotope analysis reveals anthropogenic effects on fish assemblages in a temperate reservoir.  River Res. Appl. 28:1804-1819.

Gautreau, M. and R.A. Curry.  2012.  Redbreast sunfish, Lepomis auritus, in Yoho Lake, New Brunswick.  Northeast. Nat. 19:653-664.

Skinner, M., S.C. Courtenay, and R.A. Curry.  2012.  Stable isotopic assessment of site fidelity of mummichogs, Fundulus heteroclitus, exposed to multiple anthropogenic inputs.  Env. Biol. Fish.  94:695-706.

Monk, W.A., D.L. Peters, R.A. Curry, and D.J. Baird.  2011.  Quantifying trends in indicator hydroecological variables for regime-based groups of Canadian rivers.  Hydrol. Proc. 25:3086-3100.

Shaw, J.L. and R.A. Curry.  2011.  Divergence of growth during early life in a sympatric rainbow smelt population.  Env. Biol. Fish. 92:217-227.

Smedley, R.A., R.A. Curry, and M.A. Gray.  2011.  Testing the severity of ill effects model for predicting fish abundance and condition.  N. Am. J. Fish. Mgt. 31:419-426. 

Curry, R.A., L. Bernatchez, F. Whoriskey, and C. Audet.  2010.  Evolution of facultative anadromy in brook charr.  Rev. Fish Biology and Fish 20:557-570.

Doherty, C.A., R.A. Curry, and K.R. Munkittrick.  2010.  Spatial and temporal movements of white sucker (Catostomus commersoni): implications for use as a sentinel species. Trans. Amer. Fish. Soc. 139:1818–1827.

Wyn, B., K.A. Kidd, N.M. Burgess, R.A. Curry, and K.R. Munkittrick.  2010.  Increasing mercury in yellow perch at a hotspot in Atlantic Canada, Kejimkujik National Park. Environ. Sci. Technol. 44:9176-9181.

González-Sansón, G., C. Aguilar, I. Hernández, Y. Cabrera, and R.A. Curry.  2009.  Factors influencing fish assemblages of coral reefs along the Northwestern Cuban shelf.  Gulf Coast Research 21:13-21.

Monk, W.A. and R.A. Curry.  2009.  Models of past, present, and future stream temperatures for selected Atlantic salmon rivers in northeastern North America.  American Fisheries Society Symposium 69:215-230.

Wyn, B., K.A. Kidd, N.M. Burgess, and R.A. Curry.  2009.  Mercury biomagnification in the food webs of acidic lakes in Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site, Nova Scotia.  Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 66:1532-1545.

Aguilar, C., G. González-Sansón, I. Faloh, and R.A. Curry.  2008.  Spatial variation of stable isotopes (δ13C and δ15N) in marine fishes along the coast of Havana City: Evidence of human impacts from harbor and river waters.  Journal of Coastal Research 24:1281–1288.

Hubert, N., R. Hanner, E. Holm, N. Mandrak, N. Laviolette, E. Taylor, M. Burridge, D. Watkinson, A. Curry, P. Bentzen, J. Zhang, J. April, and L. Bernatchez.  2008.  Identifying Canadian freshwater fishes through DNA barcodes. PLOS One 3:e2490

Jardine, T.D., E. Chernoff, and R.A. Curry.  2008.  Maternal transfer of carbon and nitrogen to progeny of sea-run and resident brook charr (Salvelinus fontinalis).  Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 65:2201–2210.

Chernoff, E. and R.A. Curry.  2007.  First summer growth predetermined in anadromous and resident brook charr. J. Fish Biol. 70:334-346.

Curry, R.A.  2007.  Late glacial impacts on dispersal and colonization of Atlantic Canada and Maine by freshwater fishes.  Quaternary Research.  67:225-233.

Curry, R.A., C. Doherty, S. Currie, and T.J. Jardine.  2007.  The movements and diet of introduced muskellunge (Esox masquinongy) in the Saint John River, NB.  Env. Biol. Fish. 79:49-60.

Courtemanche, D., F.G. Whoriskey, Jr., and R.A. Curry.  2006.  Assessing anadromy of brook charr (Salvelinus fontinalis) using scale microchemistry.  Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 63:995-1006.

Curry, R.A., J. van de Sande, J., and F.G. Whoriskey.  2006.  Temporal and spatial habitats of anadromous brook charr in the Laval River and its estuary.  Env. Biol. Fish. 76:361-370

Jardine, T.D. and R.A. Curry.  2006.  Unique perspectives on the influence of size and age on consumer δ15N from a rainbow smelt complex.  J. Fish Biol. 69:215-223

Skinner, M., Courtenay, S., Parker, W.R., and Curry, R. A.  2006.  Evaluation of techniques for the marking of mummichogs with emphasis on Visible Implant Elastomer.  North American Journal of Fisheries Management 26:1003-1010.

Courtemanche, D., F.G. Whoriskey, Jr., and R.A. Curry.  2005.  A non-lethal approach using strontium in scales to distinguish periods of marine and freshwater residency of anadromous species.  Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 62:2443–2449

Curry, R.A.  2005.  Assessing the reproductive contributions of sympatric anadromous and freshwater-resident brook trout.  J. Fish Biol. 66:741-757.

Curry, R.A. and K.R. Munkittrick.  2005.  Fish community responses to multiple stressors along the Saint John River, New Brunswick, Canada.  American Fisheries Society Symposium 45: 505-521.

Curry, R.A., S.L. Currie, S.A. Arndt, and A. Bielak.  2005.  Winter survival of age-0 smallmouth bass in northeastern lakes.  Env. Biol. Fish. 72:111-122. 

Doherty, C.A., B. Galloway, R.A. Curry, and K.R. Munkittrick.  2005.  Performance of white sucker populations along the Saint John River main stem, New Brunswick, Canada: an example of effects-based cumulative effects assessment.  Water Quality Research Journal of Canada 40:361-373.

Gray, M.A., R.A. Curry, and K.R. Munkittrick.  2005.  Impacts of non-point inputs from potato farming on populations of slimy sculpin (Cottus cognatus).  Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 24: 2291-2298.

Jardine, T., R.A. Curry, K.S. Heard, and R.A. Cunjak.  2005.  High fidelity: Stream invertebrate tissue and stomach content isotope ratios, and the effects of diet quality.  J. N. Am. Benthol. Soc. 24:290-299.

Skinner, M., Courtenay, S., Parker, W.R., and Curry, R. A.  2005.  Site fidelity of mummichogs (Fundulus heteroclitus) in an Atlantic Canadian estuary.  Water Quality Research Journal of Canada 40:288-298.

Curry, R.A. and S. MacNeill.  2004.  Population-level responses to sediment during early life in brook trout.  J. N. Am. Benth. Soc. 23:140-150.

Curry, R.A., S.L. Currie, R. Saint-Laurent, and L. Bernatchez.  2004.  The reproductive ecology and genetics of multiple forms of rainbow smelt in Lake Utopia, New Brunswick.  Env. Biol. Fishes 69:153-166.

Hanson, S.D and R.A. Curry.  2004.  Effects of river herring management in the Saint John River, New Brunswick on trophic interactions with age-0 smallmouth bass.  Trans. Amer. Fish. Soc. 134:356-368.

Rogers, S.M. and R.A. Curry.  2004. Genetic population structure of brook trout inhabiting a large river watershed.  Trans. Amer. Fish. Soc. 113:1138-1149

Curry, R.A., C. Brady, and G.E. Morgan.  2003.  Population dynamics of exploited lake-dwelling brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis).  N. Am. J. Fish. Mgt. 23:35-47.

Galloway, B.J., K.R. Munkittrick, S. Currie, M.A. Gray, R.A. Curry, and C. Wood.  2003.  Examination of the responses of slimy sculpin (Cottus cognatus) and white sucker (Catostomus commersoni) collected on the Saint John River downstream of pulp mill, paper mill, and sewage discharges. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 22: 2898-2907.

Curry, R.A., D.A. Scruton, and K.D. Clarke.  2002. The thermal regimes of brook trout, Salvelinus fontinalis, incubation habitats and evidence of changes during forestry operations.  Can. J. For. Res. 32:1200-1207.

Curry, R.A., D. Sparks and J. VandeSande.  2002.  Movement patterns of a riverine population of brook trout.  Trans. Amer. Fish. Soc. 131:551-560.

Gray, M.A., R.A. Curry, and K.R. Munkittrick.  2002.  Non-lethal sampling methods for assessing environmental impacts using a small-bodied sentinel fish species.  Water Quality Research Journal of Canada 37:195-211.

Curry, R.A., C. Brady, D.L.G. Noakes, and R.G. Danzmann.  1997.  The use of small streams by young brook charr (Salvelinus fontinalis) spawned in lakes.  Trans. Amer. Fish. Soc. 126:77-83.

Curry, R.A. and K. Devito.  1996.  Hydrogeology of brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) spawning and incubation habitats: implications for forestry and land use development.  Can. J. For. Res. 26:767-772.

Curry, R.A.  1995.  The importance of habitat to the fish ecologist.  A solicited critique of Stream hydrology: an introduction for ecologists.  Env. Biol. Fishes 42:213-214.

Curry, R.A. and D.L.G. Noakes.  1995.  Groundwater and spawning site selection by brook charr (Salvelinus fontinalis).  Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 52:1733-1740.

Curry, R.A., D.L.G. Noakes, and G.E. Morgan.  1995.  Groundwater and incubation habitats, embryo survival, and alevin emergence of brook charr (Salvelinus fontinalis).  Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 52:1741-1749.

Noakes, D.L.G. and R.A. Curry.  1995.  Lessons to be learned from attempts to restore Salvelinus species other than S. namaycush: A review of reproductive behaviour.  J. Great Lakes Res. 21 (Suppl. 1):54-64.

Curry, R.A., J. Gehrels, D.L.G. Noakes, and R. Swainson.  1994.  Effects of streamflow regulation on brook trout, Salvelinus fontinalis, spawning and incubation habitats.  Hydrobiologia 277:121-134.

Curry, R.A., S. Allen, M.G. Fox, and G.E. Morgan.  1993.  Growth and food of young-of-the-year brook charr, Salvelinus fontinalis, in lake and creek environments.  Env. Biol. Fishes 37:131-138.

Powles, P.M., S. Finucan, M. van Haaften, and R.A. Curry.  1992.  Preliminary evidence for fractional spawning by the northern redbelly dace, Phoxinus eos.  Can.-Field. Nat. 106:237-240.

Snucins, E.J., R.A. Curry, and J.M. Gunn.  1992.  Brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) embryo habitat and timing of alevin emergence in a lake and stream.  Can. J. Zool. 70:423-427.

Curry, R.A., P.M. Powles, V.A. Liimatainen and J.M. Gunn.  1991.  Emergence chronology of brook charr (Salvelinus fontinalis) alevins in an acidic stream.  Env. Biol. Fishes 31:25-31.

Curry, R.A. and P.M. Powles.  1991.  The insect community in an outlet stream of an acidified lake.  Nat. can. 118:27-34.

Cunjak, R.A., R.A. Curry and G. Power.  1987.  The seasonal energy budget of brook trout, Salvelinus fontinalis, in a small river:  evidence of a winter deficit.  Trans. Amer. Fish. Soc. 116:817-828.