STEPHEN B. WEISBERG – Executive Director


EDUCATION:

Ph.D., Biology, University of Delaware, 1981

B.G.S., University of Michigan, 1974

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

Dr. Weisberg is Executive Director of the Southern California Coastal Water Research Project Authority (SCCWRP), a public research agency created to provide a scientific foundation for water quality management in California.  Dr. Weisberg’s research focuses on developing molecular tools to support environmental monitoring.  He serves on the Governing Board and scientific advisory committees for several other organizations involved with development and adoption of new technologies, including the Southern California Coastal Ocean Observing System, the State of California’s Clean Beach Task Force, the California Ocean Protection Council Science Advisory Team, the California Water Quality Monitoring Council, and the California Sea Grant Advisory Team.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Executive Director, Southern California Coastal Water Research Project Authority. Costa Mesa, CA. 1996-Present
Manager, Monitoring and Field Operations, Versar, Inc. Columbia, MD. 1987-1996
Scientist, Martin Marietta Environmental Systems. Baltimore, MD. 1981-1987
Visiting Assistant Professor, West Chester State University. West Chester, PA. 1980
Research Assistant, University of Delaware. Newark, DE. 1978-1981
Teaching Assistant, University of Delaware. Newark, DE. 1976-1977
Hydrologic Field Assistant, US Geological Survey. Doraville, GA. 1975
Tour Guide, University of Michigan Museum of Natural History. Ann Arbor, MI. 1973-1974

PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS:

California Ocean Protection Council Scientific Advisory Team (2008-Present; Co-Chair 2009)
California Ocean Protection Council’s Acidification and Hypoxia Science Panel (2013-Present)
California Current Acidification Network Steering Committee (Chair, 2013-Present)
California Water Quality Monitoring Council (2008-Present)
California Sea Grant Advisory Board (2011-Present)
University of Southern California Sea Grant Advisory Board (1998-Present)
California Clean Beach Task Force (2001-Present)
Standard Methods Committee - Biological Examination, American Water Works Association (2012-Present)
Ocean Acidification International Reference User Group, Ocean Acidification International Coordination Centre (2013-Present)
National Association of Marine Laboratories Board of Directors (2014- Present)
Western Association of Marine Laboratories Board of Directors (2013-Present, President 2015-Present
Chapman University School of Earth and Environmental Science Advisory Council (2013-2015)
California Ocean Science Trust Governing Board (2007-2014; Chair 2009-2011)
NOAA Science Advisory Board Ocean and Human Health Workgroup (Chair, 2009-2010)
US EPA Board of Scientific Counselors Water Quality Committee (2006-2009)
US EPA Science Advisory Board Report on the Environment Committee (2010)
Hollings Marine Laboratory Scientific Advisory Committee (Chair, 2011-2012)
California South Coast Marine Life Protection Act Science Advisory Team (2008-2009)
Alliance for Coastal Technologies Governing Board (Chair, 2010-2012)
Alliance for Coastal Technologies Stakeholders Council (2001-2009)
Ocean Research and Resources Advisory Panel (2003-2007; Vice-chair 2005-2007)
Ocean Research and Resources Advisory Panel – Ocean Observations Committee (2008-2010)
National Science and Technology Council Joint Subcommittee on Ocean Science and Technology (Ex-officio 2005-2007)
US Global Ocean Observing System Steering Committee (1998-2006;Vice-Chair 2003-2006)
Hollings Marine Laboratory Oceans and Human Health Scientific Advisory Committee (2004)
Center for Integrated Coastal Observation, Research and Education Advisory Council (2003-2006)
Southern California Wetlands Recovery Program Science Advisory Panel (1999-2005; Chair 1999-2003)
Southern California Coastal Ocean Observing System Governing Board (2005-Present)
Southern California Regional Monitoring Steering Committee (Co-chair 1993-1997; Chair 1997-Present)
Carolinas Coastal Ocean Observing and Predicting System Scientific Advisory Committee (Chair 2003-2005)
San Francisco Estuary Institute Ecological Effects Review Panel (2007-Present)
San Francisco Estuary Institute Regional Monitoring Program Review Panel (2003)
National Academy of Sciences Indicators of Waterborne Pathogens Panel (2002-2004)
Heinz Center State of the Nation’s Ecosystems Coasts and Oceans Workgroup (1999-2002)
Center for Environmental Analysis External Advisory Board (2003-2005)
Adjunct Professor, California State University, Long Beach (1997-2000)
Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Maryland (1986-1995)
Ohio River Basin Commission Committee on Hydroelectric Licensing and Legislation (1983)
Interstate Commission for the Potomac River Basin Instream Flow Committee (1983-1986)
National Estuary Program Technical Advisory Committees:
Delaware Estuary Program (1993-1996)
New York/New Jersey Harbor Estuary Program (1994-1996)
Santa Monica Bay Restoration Program (1996-2002)

HONORS AND AWARDS:

US Environmental Protection Agency Level II Scientific and Technological Achievement Award, 2013
US Department of the Interior Partners in Conservation Award, 2012 University of Delaware Distinguished Alumnus Award 2006
Tibor T. Polgar Award for Research Excellence 1990
Delaware Sea Grant Award for Outstanding Doctoral Research 1981
Best Student Paper Award - Atlantic Estuarine Research Society 1981
Dean's List, University of Michigan 1972, 1973
Sigma Xi
Who's Who Among High School Students

PUBLICATIONS:

Benjamin-Chung, J. B.F. Arnold, T.J. Wade, K. Schiff, J.F. Griffith, A.P. Dufour, S.B. Weisberg and J.M. Colford.  2017. Coliphages as indicators of gastrointestinal illness in recreational waters: A pooled analysis of six prospective coastal beach cohorts, Epidemiology in press.

Arnold, B.F. K.C. Schiff, A. Ercumen, J. Benjamin-Chung, J.A. Steele, J.F. Griffith, S.J. Steinberg, P. Smith, C.D. McGee, R. Wilson, C. Nelsen, S.B. Weisberg, and J.M. Colford, Jr.  2017.  Effect of rainstorms on acute illness among surfers in San Diego, California: a longitudinal cohort study. American Journal of Epidemiology in press.

Weisberg, S.B., N. Bednarsek, R.A. Feely, F. Chan, T.S. Fleming, A.B. Boehm, M. Sutula, J.L. Ruesink, B. Hales, J.L. Largier, and J.A. Newton. 2016. Water quality criteria for an acidifying ocean: Challenges and opportunities for improvement. Ocean and Coastal Management 126:31–41. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2016.03.010

Arnold, B.F., T.J. Wade, J. Benjamin-Chung, K.C. Schiff, J.F. Griffith, A.P. Dufour, S.B. Weisberg and J.M. Colford, Jr. 2016. Acute gastroenteritis and recreational water: Highest burden among young US children. American Journal of Public Health 106:1690–1697. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2016.303279

Ferguson, D.M. G.N. Talavera, L.R. Hernández, R.F. Ambrose, J.A. Jay and S.B. Weisberg. 2016. Virulence genes among E. faecalis and E. faecium isolated from coastal beaches and potential sources in southern California and Puerto Rico. Journal of Pathogens dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/3437214

Griffith, J.G., S.B. Weisberg, B.F. Arnold, Y. Cao, K.C. Schiff, and J.M. Colford, Jr. 2016. Epidemiologic evaluation of alternate microbial water quality monitoring indicators at three California beaches. Water Research 94:371-381. doi: 10.1016/j.watres.2016.02.036

Haugland, R.A., S. Siefring, M. Varma, K.H. Oshima, M. Sivaganesan, Y. Cao, M. Raith, J. Griffith, S.B. Weisberg, R.T. Noble, A.D. Blackwood, J. Kinzelman, T. Anan’eva, R.N. Bushon, V.J. Harwood, K.V. Gordon and C. Sinigalliano. 2016. Multi-laboratory survey of qPCR enterococci analysis method performance in U.S. coastal and inland surface waters. Journal of Microbiological Methods 123:114-125.

Ferguson, D.M., S.B. Weisberg, J.F. Griffith, C. Hagedorn, K. De Leon, V. Mofidi, J. Wolfe, M. Zimmerman and J.A. Jay. 2016. Enterococcus growth on eelgrass (Zostera marina); Implications for water quality. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 92:1-7. doi: 10.1093/femsec/fiw047

Scott, G.I., D.E. Porter, G.T. Chandler, S. Norman, C.H. Scott, M. Uyaguari, K. Maruya, S.B. Weisberg, M.H. Fulton, E.F. Wirth, J. Moore, P.L. Pennington, D. Schlenk, N.D. Denslow, and G. Cobb. 2016. Antibiotics as CECs: An overview of the hazards posed by antibiotics and antibiotic resistance. Frontiers in Marine Science 3:24. doi:10.3389/fmars.2016.00024.

Nezlin, N.P., J.A.T. Booth, C. Beegan, C.L. Cash, J.R. Gully, M.J. Mengel, G.L. Robertson, A. Steele and S.B. Weisberg. 2016.  Assessment of wastewater impact on dissolved oxygen around southern California’s submerged ocean outfalls. Regional Studies in Marine Science 7:177–184. doi: 10.1016/j.rsma.2016.03.016

Murray, S,N., S.B. Weisberg, P.T. Raimondi, R.F. Ambrose, C. Bell, C.A. Blanchette, J.L. Burnaford, M.N. Dethier, J.M. Engle, M.S. Foster, C.M. Miner, K.J. Nielsen, J.S. Pearse, D.V. Richards, and J.R. Smith. 2016. Evaluating the ecological states of west coast rocky intertidal communities: A best professional judgment exercise. Ecological Indicators 60:802–814. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolind.2015.08.017

Maruya, K.A., N.G. Dodder, A.C. Mehinto, N.D. Denslow, D. Schlenk, S.A. Snyder and S.B. Weisberg. 2015. A tiered, integrated biological and chemical monitoring framework for contaminants of emerging concern (CECs) in aquatic ecosystems. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 12:540-547. dx.doi.org: 10.1002/ieam.1702

McLaughin, K., S.B. Weisberg, A. Dickson, G. Hofmann, J. Newton, D. Aseltine-Neilson, A. Barton, S. Cudd, R.A. Feely, I.W. Jefferds, L. Jewett, T. King, C. Langdon, S. McAfee, D. Pleschner-Steele, and B. Steele. 2015. Core principles for a nearshore marine acidification monitoring network: linking chemistry, physics and ecological effects. Oceanography 28:160–169. dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2015.39

Barton, A., G. Waldbusser, R. Feely, S.B. Weisberg, J. Newton, B. Hales, S. Cudd, B. Eudeline, C. Langdon, I. Jefferds, T. King, A. Suhrbier, and K. McLaughlin. 2015. Impacts of coastal acidification on the Pacific Northwest shellfish industry and adaptation strategies implemented in response. Oceanography 28:146–159, dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2015.38.

Cooley, S., L. Jewett, J. Reichert, L. Robbins, G. Shrestha, D. Wieczorek, and S.B. Weisberg. 2015. Getting ocean acidification on decision makers’ to-do lists: Dissecting the process through case studies. Oceanography 28:198–211, dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2015.42.

Boehm, A.B., M.Z. Jacobson, M.J. O’Donnell, M. Sutula, W. Wakefield, S.B. Weisberg and E. Whiteman. 2015. Ocean acidification science needs for natural resource managers of the North American west coast. Oceanography 28:170–181, dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2015.40.

Gillett, D.J., S.B. Weisberg, T. Grayson, A. Hamilton, V. Hansen, E.W. Leppo, M.C. Pelletier, A. Borja, D. Cadien, D. Dauer, R. Diaz, M. Dutch, J.L. Hyland, M. Kellogg, P.F. Larsen, J. Levinton, R. Llansó, L.L. Lovell, P. Montagna, D. Pasko, C.A. Phillips, C. Rakocinski, J.A. Ranasinghe, D.M. Sanger, H. Teixeira, R.F. Van Dolah, R.G. Velarde, and K.I. Welch. 2015. Effect of ecological group classification schemes on performance of the AMBI benthic index in US coastal waters. Ecological Indicators 50:99–107. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolind.2014.11.005

Booth, J.A.T,. C.B. Woodson, F. Micheli, S.B. Weisberg, M. Sutula, S. Bograd, A. Steele, J. Schoen and L.B. Crowder. 2014. Patterns and potential drivers of declining oxygen content along the southern California coast. Limnology and Oceanography 59:1127-1138. DOI: 10.4319/lo.2014.59.4.1127

Yau, V, K.C. Schiff, B.F. Arnold, J.F. Griffith, J.S. Gruber, C.C. Wright, T.J. Wade, S. Burns, J.M. Hayes, C. McGee, M. Gold, Y. Cao, A. Boehm, S.B. Weisberg, and J.M. Colford, Jr. 2014. Effect of submarine groundwater discharge on bacterial indicators and swimmer health at Avalon Beach, CA, USA. Water Research 59:23-36.

Raith, M.R., D.L. Ebentier, Y. Cao, J.F. Griffith and S.B. Weisberg. 2014. Factors affecting the relationship between quantitative polymerase chain reaction (qPCR) and culture-based enumeration of Enterococcus in environmental waters. Journal of Applied Microbiology 116:737-746.

Riedel, T.E., A.G. Zimmer-Faust, V. Thulsiraj, T. Madi, K.T. Hanley, D.L. Ebentier, B. Layton, M. Byappanahalli, M. Raith, A.B. Boehm, J.F. Griffith, P.A. Holden, O.C. Shanks, S.B. Weisberg and J.A. Jay. 2014. Detection limits and cost comparisons of human- and gull-associated conventional and quantitative PCR assays in artificial and environmental waters. Journal of Environmental Management 136:112-120.

Maruya, K.A., N.G. Dodder, R.A. Schaffner, S.B. Weisberg, D. Gregorio, S. Klosterhaus, D.A. Alvarez, E.T. Furlong, K.L. Kimbrough, G.G. Lauenstein and J.D. Christensen. 2014. Refocusing Mussel Watch on contaminants of emerging concern (CECs): The California pilot study (2009-10). Marine Pollution Bulletin 81:334–339.

Maruya, K.A., N.G. Dodder, S.B. Weisberg, D. Gregorio, J.S. Bishop, S. Klosterhaus, D.A. Alvarez, E.T. Furlong, S. Bricker, K.L. Kimbrough, G.G. Lauenstein and G.A. Piniak. 2014. The Mussel Watch California pilot study on contaminants of emerging concern (CECs): Synthesis and next steps. Marine Pollution Bulletin 81:355–363.

Bourlat, S.J., A. Borja, J. Gilbert, M.I. Taylor, N. Davies, S.B. Weisberg, J. Griffith, T. Lettieri, D. Field, J. Benzie, F.O. Glöckner, N. Rodríguez-Ezpeleta, D.P. Faith, T.P. Bean and M. Obst. 2013. Genomic methods in marine monitoring: New challenges in assessing marine health status. Marine Pollution Bulletin 74: 19-31.

Boehm, A.B., L.C. Van De Werfhorst, J.F. Griffith, P.A. Holden, J.A. Jay, O.C. Shanks, D. Wang and S.B. Weisberg. 2013. Performance of forty-one microbial source tracking methods: A twenty-seven lab evaluation study. Water Research 47:6812-6828.

Cao, Y., C. Hagedorn, O.C. Shanks, D. Wang, J. Ervin, J.F. Griffith, B.A. Layton, C.D. McGee, T.E. Riedel and S.B. Weisberg. 2013. Towards establishing a human fecal contamination index in microbial source tracking. International Journal of Environmental Science and Engineering Research 4:46-58.

Ervin, J.S., T.L. Russell, B.A. Layton, K.M. Yamahara, D. Wang, L.M. Sassoubre, Y. Cao, C.A. Kelty, M. Sivaganesan, A.B. Boehm, P.A. Holden, S.B. Weisberg and O.C. Shanks. 2013. Characterization of fecal concentrations in human and other animal sources by physical, culture, and quantitative real-time PCR methods. Water Research 47:6873-6882.

Stewart, J.R., A. Boehm, E. Dubinsky, T.-T. Fong, K. Goodwin, J. Griffith, R. Noble, O.C. Shanks, V. Kannappan and S.B. Weisberg. 2013. Recommendations following a multi-laboratory comparison of microbial source tracking methods. Water Research 47:6829-6838.

Arnold, B.F., K.C. Schiff, J.F. Griffith, J.S. Gruber, V.M Yau, C.C. Wright, T.J. Wade, S, Burns, J.M. Hayes, C. McGee, M. Gold, Y. Cao, S.B. Weisberg, and J.M. Colford, Jr. 2013. Swimmer illness associated with marine water exposure and water quality indicators: Impact of widely used assumptions. Epidemiology 24:845-853.

Cao, Y., M. Sivaganesan, J. Kinzelman, A.D. Blackwood and R.T. Noble, R. Haugland, J.F. Griffith and S.B. Weisberg. 2013. Effect of platform, reference material, and quantification model on enumeration of Enterococcus by quantitative PCR methods. Water Research 47:233-241.

Ferguson, D.M., J.F. Griffith, C.D. McGee, S.B. Weisberg and C. Hagedorn. 2013. Comparison of Enterococcus species diversity in marine water and wastewater using Enterolert® and EPA Method 1600. Journal of Environmental and Public Health 2013: doi:10.1155/2013/848049.

Thompson, B, J. A. Ranasinghe, S. Lowe, A. Melwani and S.B. Weisberg. 2013. Benthic macrofaunal assemblages of the San Francisco Estuary and Delta. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 185:2281-2295. .

Colford, J.M., Jr., K. Schiff, J.F. Griffith, V. Yau, B.F. Arnold, C. Wright, J.S. Gruber, T. Wade, S. Burns, J. Hayes, C. McGee, M. Gold, Y. Cao, R.T. Noble, R. Haugland and S.B. Weisberg. 2012. Using Rapid indicators for Enterococcus to assess the risk of illness after exposure to urban runoff contaminated marine water. Water Research 46:2176-2186.

Cao, Y., J.F. Griffith, S. Dorevitch, and S.B. Weisberg. 2012. Effectiveness of qPCR permutations, internal controls and dilution as means for minimizing the impact of inhibition while measuring Enterococcus in environmental waters. Journal of Applied Microbiology 113:66-75.

Shanks, O.C., M. Sivaganesan, L. Peed, C.A.Kelty, A.D. Blackwood, M.R. Greene, R.T. Noble, R.N. Bushon, E.A. Stelzer, J. Kinzelman, T. Anan’eva, C. Sinigalliano, D. Wanless, J. Griffith, Y. Cao, S.B. Weisberg, V.J. Harwood, C. Staley, K.H. Oshima, M. Varma, and R.A. Haugland. 2012. Interlaboratory comparison of real-time PCR protocols for quantification of general fecal indicator bacteria. Environmental Science and Technology 46:945-953.

Converse, R., J. Griffith, R.T. Noble, R. Haugland, K.C. Schiff and S.B. Weisberg. 2012. Correlation between quantitative polymerase chain reaction and culture-based methods for measuring Enterococcus over various temporal scales and three California marine beaches. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 78:1237-1242.

Bay, S.M. and S.B. Weisberg. 2012. A framework for interpreting sediment quality triad data. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 8:589-596.

Ranasinghe, J.A., E.D. Stein, P.E. Miller and S.B. Weisberg. 2012. Performance of two southern California benthic community condition indices using species abundance and presence-only data: relevance to DNA barcoding. PLoSOne 7:e40875.

Teixeira, H., S.B. Weisberg, A. Borja, J.A. Ranasinghe, D.B. Cadien, R.G. Velarde, L.L. Lovell, D. Pasko, C.A. Phillips, D.E. Montagne, F. Salas, and J.C. Marques. 2012. Calibration and validation of the AZTI’s Marine Biotic Index (AMBI) for Southern California marine bays. Ecological Indicators 12:84-95.

Ranasinghe, J.A., K.I. Welch, P.N. Slattery, D.E. Montagne, D.D. Huff, H. Lee, J.L. Hyland, B. Thompson, S.B. Weisberg, J.M. Oakden, D.B. Cadien, and R.G. Velarde. 2012. Habitat-related benthic macrofaunal assemblages of bays and estuaries of the western United States. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 8:638-648.

Thompson, B., S.B. Weisberg, A. Melwani, S. Lowe, J.A. Ranasinghe, D.B. Cadien, D.M. Dauer, R.J. Diaz, W. Fields, M. Kellogg, D.E. Montagne, P.R. Ode, D.J. Reish, and P.N. Slattery. 2012. Low levels of agreement among experts using best professional judgment to assess benthic condition in the San Francisco Estuary and Delta. Ecological Indicators 12:167-173.

Scott, G.I., M. Fulton, S.B. Weisberg, K.A. Maruya, and G. Lauenstein. 2012. Contaminants of concern in the marine environment: The need for new monitoring and assessment strategies. Journal of Marine Biology & Oceanography 1:1. doi:10.4172/2324-8661. 1000e102.

Hammerstrom, K.K., J.A. Ranasinghe, S.B. Weisberg, J.S. Oliver, W.R. Fairey, P.N. Slattery, and J.M. Oakden. 2012. The effect of sample area and sieve size on benthic macrofaunal community condition assessments in California enclosed bays and estuaries. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 8:649-658.

Gillett, D.J., K.C. Schiff, D.J. Pondella II, J. Freiwald, J.E. Casselle, C. Shuman and S.B. Weisberg. 2012. Comparing volunteer and professionally collected monitoring data from the rocky subtidal reefs of Southern California, USA. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 184:3239–3257.

Weisberg, S.B. and K.E. Setty. 2012. Oceanic Pollution. pp 133-154 in: R.H. Friis (ed.), The Praeger Handbook on Environmental Health. Praeger Press. Santa Barbara, CA.

Griffith, J.F. and S.B. Weisberg. 2011. Challenges in implementing new technology for beach water quality monitoring: Lessons from a California demonstration project. Marine Technology Science Journal 45:65-73.

Cao, Y., C.D. McGee, J.F. Griffith, and S.B. Weisberg. 2011. Method repeatability for measuring Enterococcus in southern California beach sands. Letters in Applied Microbiology 6:656-659.

Gillett, D.J., K.C. Schiff, D.J. Pondella II, J. Freiwald, J.E. Casselle, C. Shuman, and S.B. Weisberg. 2011. Comparing volunteer and professionally collected monitoring data from the rocky subtidal reefs of southern California, USA. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 184:3239-3257.

Borja, A, A. Basset, S. Bricker, J-C Dauvin, M. Elliott, T. Harrison, J-C. Marques, S.B. Weisberg, and R. West. 2011. Classifying ecological quality and integrity of estuaries. pp. 125-162 in: E.Wolanski and D.S. McLusky (eds.), Treatise on Estuarine and Coastal Science. Academic Press. Waltham, MA.

Griffith, J.F. and S.B. Weisberg. 2011. Challenges in implementing new technology for beach water quality monitoring: Lessons from a California Demonstration Project. Marine Technology Science Journal 45:65-73.

Cao, Y., C.D. McGee, J.F. Griffith and S.B. Weisberg. 2011. Method repeatability for measuring Enterococcus in southern California beach sands. Letters in Applied Microbiology 6: 656-659.

Hagedorn, C. and S.B. Weisberg. 2011. Chemical-based fecal source tracking methods. pp. 189-206 in: C. Hagedorn, A.R. Blanch, and V.J. Harwood (eds.), Microbial Source Tracking: Methods, Applications, and Case Studies. Springer. New York, NY.

Noble, R.T., A.D. Blackwood, J.F. Griffith, C.D. McGee, and S.B. Weisberg. 2010. Comparison of rapid QPCR-based and conventional culture-based methods for enumeration of Enterococcus spp. and Escherichia coli in recreational waters. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 76:7437-7443.

Teixeira, H., Á. Borja, S.B. Weisberg, J. A. Ranasinghe, D. B. Cadien, D. M. Dauer, J. Dauvin, S. Degraer, R. J. Diaz, A. Grémare, I. Karakassis, R. J. Llansó, L. L. Lovell, J. C. Marques, D. Montagne, A. Occhipinti-Ambroggi, R. Rosenberg, R. Sardá, L. C. Schaffner, and R. G. Velarde. 2010. Assessing coastal benthic macrofauna community condition using best professional judgment – Developing consensus across North America and Europe. Marine Pollution Bulletin 60:589-600.

Teixeira, H., Á. Borja, S.B. Weisberg, J.A. Ranasinghe, D.B. Cadien, D.M. Dauer, J. Dauvin, S. Degraer, R.J. Diaz, A. Grémare, I. Karakassis, R.J. Llansó, L.L. Lovell, J.C. Marques, D. Montagne, A. Occhipinti-Ambroggi, R. Rosenberg, R. Sardá, L.C. Schaffner and R.G. Velarde. 2010. Do experts from four geographies across North America and Europe produce comparable assessments of marine benthic infaunal community condition using best professional judgment? Marine Pollution Bulletin 60:589-600.

Noble, R.T., A.D. Blackwood, J.F. Griffith, C.D. McGee and S.B. Weisberg. 2010. Comparison of rapid QPCR-based and conventional culture-based methods for enumeration of Enterococcus sp. and Escherichia coli in recreational waters. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 76:7437–7443.

Teixeira, H., Á. Borja, S.B. Weisberg, J. A. Ranasinghe, D. B. Cadien, D. M. Dauer, J. Dauvin, S. Degraer, R. J. Diaz, A. Grémare, I. Karakassis, R. J. Llansó, L. L. Lovell, J. C. Marques, D. Montagne, A. Occhipinti-Ambroggi, R. Rosenberg, R. Sardá, L. C. Schaffner and R. G. Velarde. 2010. Assessing coastal benthic macrofauna community condition using best professional judgement – Developing consensus across North America and Europe. Marine Pollution Bulletin 60:589-600

Boehm, A., J. Griffith, C. McGee, R. Whitman, H. Solo-Gabrielle, M. Getrich, T. Edge, J. Jay, D. Ferguson, Y. Cao and S.B. Weisberg. 2009. Faecal indicator bacteria enumeration in beach sand: a comparison study of extraction methods in medium to coarse sands. Journal of Applied Microbiology 107:1740–1750.

Griffith, J.F., Y. Cao, C.D. McGee and S.B. Weisberg. 2009. Evaluation of rapid methods and novel indicators for assessing microbiological beach water quality. Water Research 43:4900-4907.

Boehm, A.B., N.J. Ashbolt, J.M. Colford, Jr, L.E. Dunbar, L.E. Fleming, M.A. Gold, J.A. Hansel, P.R. Hunter, A.M. Ichida, C.D. McGee, J.A. Soller and S.B. Weisberg. 2009. A sea change ahead for recreational water quality criteria. Journal of Water and Health 7:9-20.

Cao, Y., J.F. Griffith and S.B. Weisberg. 2009. Evaluation of optical brightener photodecay characteristics for detection of human fecal contamination. Water Research 43:2273-2279.

Hagedorn, C. and S.B. Weisberg. 2009. Chemical-based fecal source tracking methods: Current status and guidelines for evaluation. Reviews in Environmental Science and Biotechnology 8:275–287.

Borja, A., A. Ranasinghe and S.B. Weisberg. 2009. Assessing ecological integrity in marine waters using multiple indices and ecosystem components: Challenges for the future. Marine Pollution Bulletin 59: 1–4.

Ranasinghe, J.A., S.B. Weisberg, R.W. Smith, D.E. Montagne, B. Thompson, J.M. Oakden, D.D. Huff, D.B. Cadien and R.G. Velarde. 2009. Calibration and evaluation of five indicators of benthic community condition in two California bay and estuary habitats. Marine Pollution Bulletin 59: 5–13.

Boehm, A., J. Griffith, C. McGee, R. Whitman, H. Solo-Gabrielle, M. Getrich, T. Edge, J. Jay, D. Ferguson, Y. Cao, and S.B. Weisberg. 2009. Fecal indicator bacteria enumeration in beach sand: a comparison study of extraction methods in medium to coarse sands. Journal of Applied Microbiology 107:1740-1750.

Griffith, J.F., Y. Cao, C.D. McGee, and S.B. Weisberg. 2009. Evaluation of rapid methods and novel indicators for assessing microbiological beach water quality. Water Research 43:4900-4907.

Boehm, A.B., N.J. Ashbolt, J.M. Colford, Jr, L.E. Dunbar, L.E. Fleming, M.A. Gold, J.A. Hansel, P.R. Hunter, A.M. Ichida, C.D. McGee, J.A. Soller, and S.B. Weisberg. 2009. A sea change ahead for recreational water quality criteria. Journal of Water and Health 7:9-20.

Cao, Y., J.F. Griffith, and S.B. Weisberg. 2009. Evaluation of optical brightener photodecay characteristics for detection of human fecal contamination. Water Research 43:2273-2279.

Hagedorn, C. and S.B. Weisberg. 2009. Development of chemical-based fecal source tracking methods. Reviews in Environmental Science and Biotechnology 8:275-287.

Borja, Á., A. Ranasinghe, and S.B. Weisberg. 2009. Assessing ecological integrity in marine waters using multiple indices and ecosystem components: Challenges for the future. Marine Pollution Bulletin 59:1-4.

Ranasinghe, J.A., S.B. Weisberg, R.W. Smith, D.E. Montagne, B. Thompson, J.M. Oakden, D.D. Huff, D.B. Cadien, and R.G. Velarde. 2009. Calibration and evaluation of five indicators of benthic community condition in two California bay and estuary habitats. Marine Pollution Bulletin 59:5-13.

Weisberg, S.B., B. Thompson, J.A. Ranasinghe, D.A. Montagne, D.B. Cadien, D.M. Dauer, D. Diener, J. Oliver, D. Reish, R. Velarde and J. Word. 2008. The level of agreement among experts in application of best professional judgment for assessing the condition of benthic infaunal communities. Ecological Indicators 8: 389-394.

Colford, J.M. Jr., T.J. Wade, K.C. Schiff, C.C. Wright, J.F. Griffith, S.K. Sandhu, S. Burns, J. Hayes, M. Sobsey, G. Lovelace and S.B. Weisberg. 2007. Water quality indicators and the risk of illness at beaches with nonpoint sources of fecal contamination. Epidemiology 18:27-35.

Schnetzer, A., P.E. Miller, R.A. Schaffner, B. Stauffer, B. Jones, S.B. Weisberg, P.M. DiGiacomo, W. Berelson and D.A. Caron. 2007. Blooms of Pseudo-nitzschia and domoic acid in the San Pedro Channel and Los Angeles Harbor areas of the Southern California Bight, 2003-2004. Harmful Algae 6:372-387.

Nezlin, N.P., S.B. Weisberg and D.W. Diehl. 2007. Relative availability of satellite imagery and ship sampling for assessment of stormwater runoff plumes in coastal southern California. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 71: 250-258.

Warrick, J.A., P.M. DiGiacomo, S.B. Weisberg, N.P. Nezlin, M. Mengel, B.H. Jones, J.C. Ohlmann, L. Washburn, E.J. Terrill, and K.L. Farnsworth. 2007. River plume patterns and dynamics within the Southern California Bight. Continental Shelf Research 27:2427–2448.

Bay, S., W. Berry, P. Chapman, R. Fairey, T. Gries, E.R. Long, D. McDonald, and S.B. Weisberg. 2007. Evaluating consistency of best professional judgment in the application of a multiple lines of evidence sediment quality triad. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 3:491-497.

Griffith, J.F., L.A. Aumand, I.M. Lee, C.D. McGee, L.L. Othman, K.J. Ritter, K.O. Walker, and S.B. Weisberg. 2006. Comparison and verification of bacterial water quality indicator measurement methods using ambient coastal water samples. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 116:335-344.

Orozco-Borbon, M.V., R. Rico-Mora, S.B. Weisberg, R.T. Noble, J.H. Dorsey, M.K. Leecaster and C.D. McGee. 2006. Bacteriological water quality along the Tijuana-Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico shoreline. Marine Pollution Bulletin 52:1190-1196.

Noble, R.T. and S.B. Weisberg. 2005. A review of technologies being developed for rapid detection of bacteria in recreational waters. Journal of Water and Health 3:381-392.

Boehm, A.B. and S.B. Weisberg. 2005. Tidal forcing of enterococci at marine recreational beaches at fortnightly and semi-diurnal frequencies. Environmental Science and Technology 39:5575-5583.

Thompson, R., C. Moore, A. Andrady, M. Gregory, H. Takada, and S. Weisberg. 2005. New directions in plastic debris. Science 310:1117.

Ackerman, D., K.C. Schiff, and S.B. Weisberg. 2005. Evaluating HSPF in an arid, urbanized watershed. Journal of American Water Resources Association 41:477-486.

Ranasinghe, J.A., T.K. Mikel, R.G. Velarde, S.B. Weisberg, D.E. Montagne, D.B. Cadien, and A. Dalkey. 2005. The prevalence of nonindigenous species in southern California embayments and their effects on benthic macroinvertebrate communities. Biological Invasions 7:679-686.

Noble, R.T., M. Leecaster, C.D. McGee, S.B. Weisberg, and K. Ritter. 2004. Comparison of bacterial indicator analysis methods in stormwater-affected coastal waters. Water Research 38:1183-1188.

Lattin, G., A. Zellers, C.J. Moore, S.L. Moore, and S.B. Weisberg. 2004. A comparison of neustonic plastic and zooplankton at different depths near the southern California shore. Marine Pollution Bulletin 49:291-294.

Bernstein, B.B. and S.B. Weisberg. 2003. Southern California's marine monitoring systems: Ten years after the National Academy of Sciences evaluation. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 81:3-14.

Griffith, J.F., S.B. Weisberg, and C.D. McGee. 2003. Evaluation of microbial source tracking methods using mixed fecal sources in aqueous test samples. Journal of Water and Health 1:141-152.

Stewart J.R., R.D. Ellender, J.A. Gooch, S. Jiang, M. Samadpour, and S.B. Weisberg. 2003. Recommendations for microbial source tracking: Lessons from a methods comparison study. Journal of Water and Health 1:225-231.

Schiff, K.C., J. Morton, and S.B. Weisberg. 2003. Retrospective evaluation of shoreline water quality along Santa Monica Bay beaches. Marine Environmental Research 56:245-254.

Noble, R.T., D.F. Moore, M. Leecaster, C.D. McGee, and S.B. Weisberg. 2003. Comparison of total coliform, fecal coliform, and Enterococcus bacterial indicator response for ocean recreational water quality testing. Water Research 37:1637-1643.

Ackerman, D. and S.B. Weisberg. 2003. Relationship between rainfall and beach bacterial concentration on Santa Monica Bay beaches. Journal of Water and Health 1:85-89.

Noble, R.T., S.B. Weisberg, M.K. Leecaster, C.D. McGee, K. Ritter, K.O. Walker, and P.M. Vainik. 2003. Comparison of beach bacterial water quality indicator measurement methods. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 81:301-312.

Noble, R.T., S.B. Weisberg, M.K. Leecaster, C.D. McGee, J.H. Dorsey, P. Vainik, and V. Orozco-Borbán. 2003. Storm effects on regional beach water quality along the southern California shoreline. Journal of Water and Health 1:23-31.

Dojiri, M., M. Yamaguchi, S.B. Weisberg, and H.J. Lee. 2003. Changing anthropogenic influence on the Santa Monica Bay watershed. Marine Environmental Research 56:1-14.

Gossett, R., R. Baird, K. Christensen, and S.B. Weisberg. 2003. Making performance-based chemistry work: how we created comparable data among seven laboratories as part of a southern California regional assessment. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 81:269-287.

Ranasinghe, J.A., D.E. Montagne, S.B. Weisberg, M. Bergen, and R.G. Velarde. 2003. Variability in the identification and enumeration of marine benthic invertebrate samples and its effect on benthic assessment measures. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 81:199-206.

Moore, C.J., S.L. Moore, S.B. Weisberg, G. Lattin, and A. Zellers. 2002. A comparison of neustonic plastic and zooplankton abundance in southern California's coastal waters. Marine Pollution Bulletin 44:1035-1038.

Schiff, K.C., S.B. Weisberg, and V.E. Raco-Rands. 2002. Inventory of ocean monitoring in the Southern California Bight. Environmental Management 29:871-876.

Allen, M.J., S.L. Moore, S.B. Weisberg, A.K. Groce, and M.K. Leecaster. 2002. Comparability of bioaccumulation within the sanddab feeding guild in coastal southern California. Marine Pollution Bulletin 44:452-458.

Smith, R.W., M. Bergen, S.B. Weisberg, D. Cadien, A. Dalkey, D. Montagne, J.K. Stull, and R.G. Velarde. 2001. Benthic response index for assessing infaunal communities on the southern California mainland shelf. Ecological Applications 11:1073-1087.

Bergen, M., S.B. Weisberg, R.W. Smith, D.B Cadien, A. Dalkey, D.E. Montagne, J.K. Stull, R.G. Velarde, and J.A. Ranasinghe. 2001. Relationship between depth, sediment, latitude and the structure of benthic infaunal assemblages on the mainland shelf of southern California. Marine Biology 138:637-647.

Paul, J.F., K.J. Scott, D.E. Campbell, J.H. Gentile, C.S. Strobel, R. Valente, S.B. Weisberg, A.F. Holland, and J.A. Ranasinghe. 2001. Developing and applying a benthic index of estuarine condition for the Virginian Biogeographic Province. Ecological Indicators 1:83-99.

Leecaster, M.K. and S.B. Weisberg. 2001. Effect of sampling frequency on shoreline microbiology assessments. Marine Pollution Bulletin 42:1150-1154.

Schiff, K.C., S.B. Weisberg, and J.H. Dorsey. 2001. Microbiological monitoring of marine recreational waters in southern California. Environmental Management 27:149-157.

Moore, C.J, S.L. Moore, M.K. Leecaster, and S.B. Weisberg. 2001. A comparison of plastic and plankton in the North Pacific Central Gyre. Marine Pollution Bulletin 42:1297-1300.

Moore, S.L., D. Gregorio, M. Carreon, S.B. Weisberg, and M.K. Leecaster. 2001. Composition and distribution of beach debris in Orange County, California. Marine Pollution Bulletin 42:241-245.

Noble, R.T., J.H. Dorsey, M. Leecaster, V. Orozco-Borbon, D. Reid, K. Schiff, and S.B. Weisberg. 2000. A regional survey of the microbiological water quality along the shoreline of the Southern California Bight. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 64:435-447.

Weisberg, S.B., T.L. Hayward, and M. Cole. 2000. Towards a US GOOS: A synthesis of lessons learned from previous coastal monitoring efforts. Oceanography 13:54-61.

Bergen, M., D. Cadien, A. Dalkey, D. Montagne, R.W. Smith, J. Stull, R.G. Velarde, and S.B. Weisberg. 2000. Assessment of benthic infaunal condition on the mainland shelf of southern California. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 64:421-434.

Dauer, D.M., J.A. Ranasinghe, and S.B. Weisberg. 2000. Benthic community condition in relation to water quality, sediment quality and watershed stressors in Chesapeake Bay. Estuaries 23:80-96.

Weisberg, S.B., H.T. Wilson, D.H. Heimbuch, H.L. Windom, and J.K. Summers. 2000. Comparison of aluminum-metal relationships in estuarine sediments from the eastern and gulf coasts of the United States. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 61:373-385.

Schiff, K. and S.B. Weisberg. 1999. Iron as a reference element for determining trace metal enrichment in California coastal shelf sediments. Marine Environmental Research 48:161-176.

Hashimoto, J. and S.B. Weisberg. 1998. Coordinating site-specific NPDES monitoring to achieve regional monitoring in southern California. pp. 41-48 in: Monitoring: Critical Foundations to Protect Our Waters, Proceedings of the National Water Quality Monitoring Council Conference, Reno, NV. US Environmental Protection Agency. Washington, D.C.

Monaco, M.E., S.B. Weisberg, and T.A. Lowery. 1998. Summer habitat affinities of estuarine fish in US mid-Atlantic coastal systems. Fisheries Management and Ecology 5:161-172.

Roth, N., M. Southerland, J. Chaillou, R. Klauda, P. Kazyak, S. Stranko, S. Weisberg, L. Hall, and R. Morgan. 1998. Maryland Biological Stream Survey: Development of a fish index of biotic integrity. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 51:89-106.

Alden, R., S.B. Weisberg, J.A. Ranasinghe, and D.M. Dauer. 1997. Optimizing temporal sampling strategies for benthic environmental monitoring programs. Marine Pollution Bulletin 34:913-922.

Heimbuch, D.A., H.T. Wilson, S.B. Weisberg, J.H. Volstad, and P.F. Kazyak. 1997. Estimating fish abundance from a probability-based stream survey with two-pass removal sampling. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 126:795-803.

Weisberg, S.B., J.A. Ranasinghe, D.M. Dauer, L.C. Schafner, R.J. Diaz, and J.B. Frithsen. 1997. An estuarine Benthic Index of Biotic Integrity (B-IBI) for Chesapeake Bay. Estuaries 20:149-158.

Summers, J.K., S.B. Weisberg, A.F. Holland, J. Kou, V.D. Engle, D. Breitburg, and R.J. Diaz. 1997. Characterizing dissolved oxygen conditions in estuarine environments. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 45:319-328.

Maxted, J., S.B. Weisberg, J.C. Chaillou, R. Eskin, and F.W. Kutz. 1997. The ecological condition of man-made dead-end canals in the Maryland and Delaware Coastal Bays. Estuaries 20:319-327.

Fornie, J.A., J.K. Summers, and S.B. Weisberg. 1996. Gross pathological abnormalities in estuarine finfish of the eastern United States. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 125:581-590.

Weisberg, S.B., P. Himchak, T. Baum, H.T. Wilson, and R. Allen. 1996. Temporal trends in abundance of fish from the tidal Delaware River. Estuaries 19:723-729.

Burton, W.H. and S.B. Weisberg. 1994. Estimating abundance of age-0 striped bass in the Delaware River using marked hatchery fish. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 14:347-354.

Wilson, H.T. and S.B. Weisberg. 1993. Design considerations for beach seine surveys of striped bass. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 13:376-382.

Weisberg, S.B. and W.H. Burton. 1993. Spring distribution and abundance of ichthyoplankton in the tidal Delaware River. Fishery Bulletin 91:788-797.

Weisberg, S.B. and W.H. Burton. 1993. Enhancement of fish feeding and growth after establishment of minimum flow requirements from the Conowingo Hydroelectric Dam. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 13:103-109.

Paul, J.F., K.J. Scott, A.F. Holland, S.B. Weisberg, J.K. Summers, and A. Robertson. 1992. The estuarine component of the U.S. EPA's Environmental Monitoring and Assessment Program. Chemistry and Ecology 7:93-116.

Burton, W.H., S.B. Weisberg, A. Brindley, and J. Gurley. 1992. Early life stage survival of striped bass in the Delaware River. Archives for Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 23:333-338.

Morgan, R.P., S.B. Weisberg, R.E. Jacobsen, L.A. McDowell, and H.T. Wilson. 1991. Effects of flow alteration on benthic invertebrate communities below the Brighton hydroelectric dam. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 6:419-429.

Summers, J.K., P.F. Kazyak, and S.B. Weisberg. 1991. A water quality model for a river receiving paper mill effluents and conventional sewage. Ecological Modeling 58:25-54.

Weisberg, S.B., W.H. Burton, and R.L. Herman. 1990. Effects of the Presidente Rivera oil spill on young-of-year striped bass. pp. 203-214 in: M.L. Spaulding and M. Reed (eds.), Oil Spills: Management and Legislative Implications. American Society of Civil Engineers. New York, NY.

Weisberg, S.B. and A.J. Janicki. 1990. Summer feeding patterns of white perch, yellow perch and channel catfish in the Susquehanna River, Maryland. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 5:391-405.

Weisberg, S.B., A.J. Janicki, J. Gerritsen, and H.A. Wilson. 1990. Enhancement of benthic macroinvertebrates by minimum flow from a hydroelectric dam. Regulated Rivers 5:265-277.

Petts, G., J. Imhoff, B. Manny, J.F.B. Maher, and S.B. Weisberg. 1989. Management of fish populations in large rivers: A review of tools and approaches. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Science 106:578-588.

Weisberg, S.B., W.H. Burton, E.A. Ross, and F. Jacobs. 1987. Reductions in ichthyoplankton entrainment using fine mesh wedge-wire screens. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 7:386-393.

Weisberg, S.B. 1986. Competition and coexistence among four estuarine species of Fundulus. American Zoologist 26:249-257.

Weisberg, S.B., C.F. Stroup, and A.F. Holland. 1986. Tests of antifouling technologies for use with fine mesh water intake screens in an estuarine environment. Marine Technology Society Journal 20:37-43.

Joyce, A.A. and S.B. Weisberg. 1986. The effects of predation by the mummichog, Fundulus heteroclitus, on the abundance and distribution of the salt marsh snail, Melampus bidentatus. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 100:295-306.

Weisberg, S.B. and V.A. Lotrich. 1986. Food limitation of a Delaware salt marsh population of the mummichog, Fundulus heteroclitus. Oecologia 68:168-173.

Weisberg, S.B., R.P. Morin, E.A. Ross, and M.F. Hirshfield. 1986. Eustrongylides (Nematoda) infection in mummichogs and other fish of the Chesapeake Bay region. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 115:776-783.

Bowman, M.L. and S.B. Weisberg. 1985. Use of multiple unequally-sized turbines to reduce flow fluctuations below hydroelectric dams. pp. 390-394 in: F.W. Olson, R.G. White and R.H. Hamre (eds.), Symposium on Small Hydropower and Fisheries. American Fisheries Society. Bethesda, MD.

Weisberg, S.B. and V.A. Lotrich. 1982. Ingestion, egestion, excretion, growth and conversion efficiency for the mummichog, Fundulus heteroclitus. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 62:237-249.

Weisberg, S.B. and V.A. Lotrich. 1982. The importance of an infrequently flooded intertidal marsh surface as an energy source for the mummichog, Fundulus heteroclitus: An experimental approach. Marine Biology 66:307-310.

Weisberg, S.B., R. Whalen, and V.A. Lotrich. 1981. Tidal and diurnal influence on food consumption of a salt marsh killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus). Marine Biology 61:243-246.

Weisberg, S.B. 1981. Food availability and utilization by the mummichog, Fundulus heteroclitus (L.). Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Delaware. Newark, DE.

BOOK CHAPTERS

Cao, Y., J.F. Griffith and S.B. Weisberg.  2016. The next generation PCR-based quantification method for ambient waters: Digital PCR. Methods in Molecular Biology Series: Marine Genomics 1452:113-30. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-3774-5_7. 

Weisberg, S.B. and K.E. Setty. 2012. Oceanic Pollution. pp 133-154 in: R.H. Friis (ed.) The Praeger Handbook on Environmental Health. Praeger Press, Santa Barbara.

Borja, A, A. Basset, S. Bricker, J-C Dauvin, M. Elliott, T. Harrison, J-C. Marques, S.B. Weisberg and R. West. 2011. Classifying ecological quality and integrity of estuaries. pp. 125–162 in: E.Wolanski and D.S. McLusky (eds.), Treatise on Estuarine and Coastal Science. Academic Press, Waltham.

Hagedorn, C. and S.B. Weisberg. 2011. Chemical-based fecal source tracking methods. Pp. 189-206 in: C. Hagedorn, A.R. Blanch and V.J. Harwood (eds) Microbial Source Tracking: Methods, Applications, and Case Studies. Springer, NY.

Rose, J., E. Dreelin and S.B. Weisberg. 2008. Transboundary monitoring of international waters: Critical questions for microbial water quality. pp 1-22 in: E. Dreelin and J. Rose (eds), Effective Cross-Border Monitoring Systems for Waterborne Microbial Pathogens. IWA Publishing, London, UK.

Weisberg, S.B., R.T. Noble and J.F. Griffith. 2007. Microbial indicators of marine recreational water quality. pp. 280-289 in: C.J. Hurst, R.L. Crawford, J.L. Garland, D.A. Lipson, A.L. Miles and L.D. Stetzenbach (eds), Manual of Environmental Microbiology, Third edition. ASM Press Washington, DC.

Weisberg, S.B. 2007. A management context for the statistical design of recreational contact water quality monitoring programs. pp. 13-18 in: L. Wymer (ed.) Statistical Framework for Recreational Water Quality Criteria and Monitoring. John Wiley and Sons. NY.

Boehm, A.B., M.B. Nevers, R.L. Whitman, D. Hou and S.B. Weisberg. 2007. Nowcasting recreational water quality. pp. 179-210 in: L. Wymer (ed.) Statistical Framework for Recreational Water Quality Criteria and Monitoring. John Wiley and Sons. NY.

Hashimoto, J. and S.B. Weisberg. 1998. Coordinating site-specific NPDES monitoring to achieve regional monitoring in southern California. pp. 41-48 in: Monitoring: Critical Foundations to Protect Our Waters, Proceedings of the National Water Quality Monitoring Council Conference. Reno, NV. US Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.

Weisberg, S.B., W.H. Burton and R.L. Herman. 1990. Effects of the Presidente Rivera oil spill on young-of-year striped bass. pp. 203-214 in: M. L. Spaulding and M. Reed (eds.), Oil Spills: Management and Legislative Implications. American Society of Civil Engineers. New York, NY.

Cadman, L.R., A.F. Holland and S.B. Weisberg. 1988. When are tempering pumps an effective BAT for mitigating thermal impacts? pp. 384-400 in: K. L. Mahadaven (ed.), Aquatic Ecological Effects of Power Generation. Mote Marine Institute. Sarasota, FL.

Bowman, M.L. and S.B. Weisberg. 1985. Use of multiple unequally-sized turbines to reduce flow fluctuations below hydroelectric dams. pp. 390-394 in: F.W. Olson, R.G. White and R.H. Hamre (eds.), Symposium on Small Hydropower and Fisheries. American Fisheries Society. Bethesda, Maryland.