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Reports

Publications

Species distribution and antimicrobial resistance on enterococci isolated from surface and ocean water. 2008. D.F. Moore, J.A. Guzman, C. McGee. Journal of Applied Microbiology. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2672.2008.03828.x
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Comparison of 16S rRNA sequencing with conventional and commercial phenotypic techniques for identification of enterococci from the marine environment 2006. D.F. Moore, M.H. Zhowandai, D.M. Ferguson, C. McGee, J.B. Mott and J.C. Stewart. Journal of Applied Microbiology ISSN 1364-5072. [pdf]

Enumeration and speciation of enterococci found in marine and intertidal sediments and coastal water in southern California. 2005. D.M. Ferguson, D.F. Moore, M.A. Getrich and M.H. Zhowandai. Journal of Applied Microbiology. 99: 598-608. [PDF]

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Evaluation of antibiotic resistance analysis and ribotyping for identification of faecal pollution sources in an urban watershed. 2005. D.F. Moore, V.J. Harwood, D.M. Ferguson, J. Lukasik, P. Hannah, M. Getrich and M. Brownell. Journal of Applied Microbiology. 99: 618-628. [PDF]

    This is an electronic version of an article published in Journal of Applied Microbiology: complete citation information for the final version of the paper, as published in the print edition of Journal of Applied Microbiology, is available on the Blackwell Synergy online delivery service, accessible via the journal's website at www.blackwellpublishing.com or www.blackwell-synergy.com.

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

Species Distribution and Antibiotic Resistance of Enterococci Isolated from Surface and Ocean Water
Presented at American Society for Microbiology Conference, 2008
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Genotypic Characterization of Enterococcus faecalis Isolates in Ocean Shoreline Water by Pulse-Field Gel Electrophoresis
Presented at American Society for Microbiology Conference, 2008
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Long-term Occurrence of Clonally Related E. faecalis Strains in Marine Water and Sediments
Presented at American Society for Microbiology Conference, 2006
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Speciation of Environmental Enterococcus and Related Species: Comparison of Four Commercial Phenotypic Methods with Biochemical Testing.
Presented at American Society For Microbiology Conference, 2005.
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Characterization Of Enterococcus Species In Coastal Waters Exceeding Water Quality Standards
Presented at American Society For Microbiology Conference, 2004.
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Occurrence Of Enterococci In Ocean Water, Sediments, Storm Drains, Soil And Seagulls At Baby Beach, Dana Point Harbor, California
Presented At The American Society Of Limnology And Oceanography And The Oceanography Society Conference, 2004.
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Bacteriological Monitoring Studies To Identify Sources Of Fecal Pollution At Baby Beach, Dana Point Harbor, California
Presented At The Oceans Conference, 2003.
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Enterococcus Species In Water And Sediments At Baby Beach, Dana Point Harbor, California
Presented At American Society For Microbiology Conference, 2003.
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Sediments As A Reservoir Of Fecal Indicators At Baby Beach, Dana Point Harbor, California
Presented At American Society Of Microbiology Conference, 2003.
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Presentations

Bolsa Chica New Channel - Effects on Shoreline Water Quality
Headwaters to Ocean Conference, October 2007
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Does Enterococcus Indicate Fecal Contamination? Presence of Plant-Associated Enterococcus in Southern California Recreational Waters
Headwaters to Ocean Conference, October 2007
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Contaminated Sediments As A Cause Of Coastal Water Pollution
California Coastal Coalition Meeting, April 2004.
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Research Projects

  • Molecular Genotyping of Enterococcal Isolates Using Pulsed-Field Gel Electrophoresis (2004 - present)
  • Enterococcal Species Isolation and Identification (2002-present)
  • Dana Point Harbor Baby Beach Circulation Project - in collaboration with County of Orange RDMD and Everest Consulting (2005)
  • Rapid Indicator Methods Evaluation study - in collaboration with SCCWRP (2004 - 2005)
  • Poche Beach UV Disinfection Study - in collaboration with County of Orange RDMD (2004)
  • BIGHT '03 - in collaboration with SCCWRP (2003-2004)
  • Fecal Indicator Bacteria Levels in Sediments (2002-2004)
  • Baby Beach Bacterial Special Studies (2002-2003)
  • San Juan Creek Watershed Bacterial Study (2001-2003)

Slideshows

Water Quality Department Slideshow