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United States Department of Agriculture

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William J Hunter
Soil Plant Nutrient Research (SPNR)
Research Microbiologist

Phone: (970) 492-7208
Fax: (970) 492-7213
NATURAL RESOURCES RESEARCH CENTER
BUILDING D., SUITE 100
FORT COLLINS, CO, 80526-8119

Projects
Management Practices to Mitigate Global Climate Change, Enhance Bio-Energy Production, Increase Soil-C Stocks & Sustain Soil Productivity...
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 419520

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Rhizobium selenitireducens proteins involved in the reduction of selenite to elemental selenium - (Abstract Only)
Hunter, W.J., Manter, D.K. 2013. Rhizobium selenitireducens proteins involved in the reduction of selenite to elemental selenium. Bioremediation and Sustainable Environmental Technologies. 1.
A Rhizobium selenitireducens Protein Showing Selenite Reductase Activity - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (28-Aug-13)
Pseudomonas kuykendallii sp. nov. - (Abstract Only) - (17-Sep-12)
Biotransformation of Ferulic acid to 4-Vinylguaiacol by Enterobacter soli and E. aerogenes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J., Manter, D.K., Van De Lelie 2012. Biotransformation of Ferulic acid to 4-Vinylguaiacol by Enterobacter soli and E. aerogenes. Current Microbiology. 65:752-757.
Isolation and characterization of lignin-degrading bacteria from rainforest soils - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huang, X., Santhanam, N., Badri, D., Hunter, W.J., Manter, D.K., Decker, S., Vivanco, J., Reardon, K. 2013. Isolation and characterization of lignin-degrading bacteria from rainforest soils. Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 110:1616-1626.
Pseudomonas kuykendallii sp. nov.: A novel y-Proteobacteria isolated from a hexazinone degrading bioreactor - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J., Manter, D.K. 2012. Pseudomonas kuykendallii sp. nov.: A novel y-Proteobacteria isolated from a hexazinone degrading bioreactor. Current Microbiology. 65:170-175.
Pilot-scale vadose zone microbial biobarriers removed nitrate leaching from a cattle corral - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J. 2013. Pilot-scale vadose zone microbial biobarriers removed nitrate leaching from a cattle corral. Current Microbiology. 68:52-59.
The influence of nitrate on selenium in irrigated agricultural groundwater systems - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bailey, R.T., Hunter, W.J., Gates, T.K. 2012. The influence of nitrate on selenium in irrigated agricultural groundwater systems. Journal of Environmental Quality. 41:783-792.
Removing hexazinone from groundwater with microbial bioreactors - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J., Shaner, D.L. 2012. Removing hexazinone from groundwater with microbial bioreactors. Current Microbiology. 64:405-411.
Removal of Hexazinone from Water with Bioreactors. Remediation of Chlorinated and Recalcitrant Compounds. - (Abstract Only)
Hunter, W.J., Shaner, D.L. 2012. Removal of Hexazinone from Water with Bioreactors. Remediation of Chlorinated and Recalcitrant Compounds. Meeting Abstract. 1.
A rapid and cost effective method for soil carbon mineralization under static incubations Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sherrod, L.A., Hunter, W.J., Reeder, J., Ahuja, L.R. 2012. A rapid and cost effective method for soil carbon mineralization under static incubations. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis. 43:6. 958-972. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00103624.2012.653031.
Studies on removing sulfachloropyridazine from groundwater with microbial bioreactors - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J., Shaner, D.L. 2011. Studies on removing sulfachloropyridazine from groundwater with microbial bioreactors. Current Microbiology. 62(2):1560-1564.
Enterobacter soli sp. nov.: a lignin-degrading y-Proteobacteria isolated from soil - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Manter, D.K., Hunter, W.J., Vivanco, J.M. 2011. Enterobacter soli sp. nov.: a lignin-degrading y-Proteobacteria isolated from soil. Current Microbiology. 62(3):1044-1049.
Increased electrical output when a bacterial ABTS oxidizer is used in a microbial fuel cell - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J., Manter, D.K. 2011. Increased electrical output when a bacterial ABTS oxidizer is used in a microbial fuel cell. Current Microbiology. 62(2):633-638.
Pseudomonas seleniipraecipitatus sp. nov.: A selenite reducing -proteobacteria isolated from soil - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J., Manter, D.K. 2011. Pseudomonas seleniipraecipitatus sp. nov.: A selenite reducing - proteobacteria isolated from soil. Current Microbiology. 62(2):565-569.
Use of a Burkholderia cenocepacia ABTS Oxidizer in a Microbial Fuel Cell - (Abstract Only) - (26-Jan-10)
Biological Remediation of Groundwater Containing both Nitrate and Atrazine - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J., Shaner, D.L. 2010. Biological Remediation of Groundwater Containing both Nitrate and Atrazine. Current Microbiology. 60: 42-46.
A rapid and cost effective method for soil carbon mineralization under static incubations - (Abstract Only)
Sherrod, L.A., Reeder, J.D., Hunter, W.J., Ahuja, L.R. 2009. A rapid and cost effective method for soil carbon mineralization under static incubations. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts.
Vadose Zone Microbial Biobarriers Remove Nitrate from Percolating Groundwater - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J. 2009. Vadose Zone Microbial Biobarriers Remove Nitrate from Percolating Groundwater. Current Microbiology. 58:622-627.
Using Nitrogen Limiting Growth Conditions to Remove Atrazine from Groundwater: Laboratory Studies - (Proceedings)
Hunter, W.J., Shaner, D.L. 2009. Using Nitrogen Limiting Growth Conditions to Remove Atrazine from Groundwater: Laboratory Studies. In Situ and on Site Bioremediation Symposium Proceedings. ISBN: 978-0-9819730-1-2.
Using N-Limiting Growth Conditions to Remove Atrazine from Groundwater: Laboratory Studies. - (Abstract Only)
Hunter, W.J., Shaner, D.L. 2009. Using N-Limiting Growth Conditions to Remove Atrazine from Groundwater: Laboratory Studies. In Situ and on Site Bioremediation Symposium Proceedings, the 10th International Symposium. Poster Abstracts.
Reduction of Selenite to Elemental Red Selenium by Pseudomonas sp. strain CA5 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J., Manter, D.K. 2009. Reduction of Selenite to Elemental Red Selenium by Pseudomonas sp. strain CA5. Current Microbiology. 58:493-498.
Pseudomonas sp. strain CA5 (a selenite-reducing bacterium) 16S rRNA gene complete sequence. National Institute of Health, National Center for Biotechnology Information, GenBank sequence. Accession FJ422810.1. - (Other)
Hunter, W.J., Manter, D.K. 2008. Pseudomonas sp. strain CA5 (a selenite-reducing bacterium) 16S rRNA gene complete sequence. National Institute of Health, National Center for Biotechnology Information, GenBank sequence. Accession FJ422810.1. Genbank.
Soybean Oil Based Biobarriers Remove Atrazine from Contaminated Water: Laboratory Studies - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J., Shaner, D.L. 2009. Soybean Oil Based Biobarriers Remove Atrazine from Contaminated Water: Laboratory Studies. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology. 103-29-37.
Tetrathiobacter kashmirensis Strain CA-1 16S rRNA gene complete sequence. - (Other)
Tetrathiobacter kashmirensis Strain CA-1 16S rRNA gene complete sequence. National Institute of Health, National Center for Biotechnology Information, GenBank sequence. Accession EU447156. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/viewer.fcgi?db=nuccore&id=183583688 . Genbank.
Rhizobium selenireducens sp. nov. Validation and inclusion onto the list of organisms with standing in nomenclature. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J., Kuykendall, L.D., Manter, D.K. 2008. Rhizobium selenireducens sp. nov. Validation and inclusion onto the list of organisms with standing in nomenclature. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 58:1057.
Bio-reduction of Selenite to Elemental Red Selenium by Tetrathiobacter kashmirensis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J., Manter, D.K. 2008. Bio-reduction of Selenite to Elemental Red Selenium by Tetrathiobacter kashmirensis. Current Microbiology 57:83-88.
Necrosis, Carbohydrate Release and Ethane Formation from Inoculated Potato Slices Correlate with the Pathogenicity of Erwinia Betavasculorum Strains Responsible for Sugar Beet Root Rot - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kuykendall, L.D., Hunter, W.J. 2008. Necrosis, carbohydrate release and ethane formation from inoculated potato slices correlate with the pathogenicity of erwinia betavasculorum strains responsible for sugar beet root rot. Journal of Sugarbeet Research. 56:128-133.
Use of a vadose zone biobarrier for removal of nitrate from percolating groundwater - (Abstract Only)
Hunter, W.J. 2007. Use of a vadose zone biobarrier for removal of nitrate from percolating groundwater. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts.
Atrazine Remediation with Soybean Oil Based Biobarriers: Laboratory Studies. - (Abstract Only)
Hunter, W.J., Shaner, D.L. 2007. Atrazine Remediation with Soybean Oil Based Biobarriers: Laboratory Studies. Symposium Proceedings. Abstract.
Rhizobium selenireducens sp. nov.: A selenite reducing a-Proteobacteria isolated from a bioreactor - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J., Kuykendall, L.D., Manter, D.K. 2007. Rhizobium selenireducens sp. nov.: A selenite reducing a-Proteobacteria isolated from a bioreactor. Current Microbiology. Vol. 55:455-460.
Reduction of Selenite to Elemental Red Selenium by Rhizobium sp. strain B1 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J., Kuykendall, L.D. 2007. Reduction of Selenite to Elemental Red Selenium by Rhizobium sp. strain B1. Current Microbiology. Vol. 55: 344-349.
Rhizobium sp. strain BN4 (a selenium oxyanion-reducing bacterium) 16S rRNA gene complete sequence - (Other)
Hunter, W.J. 2007. Rhizobium sp. strain BN4 (a selenium oxyanion-reducing bacterium) 16S rRNA gene complete sequence. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI).
An Azospira oryzae (syn Dechlorosoma suillum) Strain the Reduces Selenate and Selenite to Elemental Red Selenium - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J. 2007. An Azospira oryzae (syn Dechlorosoma suillum) Strain the Reduces Selenate and Selenite to Elemental Red Selenium. Current Microbiology. 54: 376-381.
Removal of Selenite from Groundwater by Rhizobium Sp. Strain B1 - (Abstract Only)
Hunter, W.J., Kuykendall, L.D. 2007. Removal of selenite from groundwater by rhizobium sp. strain b1. In Situ and on Site Bioremediation Symposium Proceedings. Abstract.
Azospira Oryzae (A Selenium Oxyanion-Reducing Bacterium) 16s Rrna Gene Complete Sequence. - (Other)
Hunter, W.J. 2006. Azospira oryzae (a selenium oxyanion-reducing bacterium) 16s rrna gene complete sequence. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI).
Removing Selenate from Water with a Vegetable Oil Based Biobarrier - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J. 2006. Removing selenate from water with a vegetable oil based biobarrier. Current Microbiology. Vol. 53: 244-248.
Remediation of Drinking Water for Rural Populations - (Book / Chapter)
Hunter, W.J. 2008. Remediation of drinking water for rural populations. Book Chapter. pp 597-621, J.L. Hatfield and R.F. Follett (eds). Nitrogen in the Environment; Sources, Problems, and Management. 2nd editiion. Elsevier Sci Pubs.
Aeromonas Salmonicida Achromogenes (A Selenite-Reducing Bacterium)16s (Small R)rna Gene Complete Sequence. - (Other)
Hunter, W.J., Kuykendall, L.D. 2005. Aeromonas salmonicida achromogenes (a selenite-reducing bacterium)16s (small r)rna gene complete sequence. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), GenBank sequence submission Accession # AY910844.
Identification and Characterization of An Aeromonas Salmonicida Achromogenes (Syn Haemophilus Piscium)strain That Reduces Selenite to Elemental Red Selenium - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J., Kuykendall, L.D. 2006. Identification and characterization of an aeromonas salmonicida achromogenes (syn haemophilus piscium)strain that reduces selenite to elemental red selenium. Current Microbiology 52:305-309.
Injection of Innocuous Oils to Create Reactive Barriers for Bioremediation: Laboratory Studies - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J. 2005. Injection of innocuous oils to create reactive barriers for bioremediation: laboratory studies. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology. 80:31-48.
Removing Selenate from Contaminated Water with Barriers Containing Soybean Oil: Laboratory Evaluation. - (Proceedings)
Hunter, W.J. 2006. Removing selenate from contaminated water with barriers containing soybean oil: laboratory evaluation.. In Situ and on Site Bioremediation Symposium Proceedings. CD-ROM Publication.
A New Soil C/n Module to Simulate Denitrification for Groundwater Remediation - (Abstract Only)
Ma, L., Hunter, W.J., Ahuja, L.R. 2005. A new soil C/N module to simulate denitrification for groundwater remediation. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Nov. 6-10, 2005. Salt Lake City, UT.
Removing Selenate from Groundwater with Biobarriers Containing Soybean Oil - (Abstract Only)
Hunter, W.J. 2005. Removing selenate from groundwater with biobarriers containing soybean oil. In Situ and on Site Bioremediation Symposium Proceedings.
Removing Selenite from Groundwater with An in Situ Biobarrier: Laboratory Studies - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J., Kuykendall, L.D. 2005. Removing selenite from groundwater with an in situ biobarrier: laboratory studies. Current Microbiology. 50:145-150.
Determination of Dimethylselenide and Dimethyldiselenide by Gas Chromotography Photoionization Detection - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J. 2003. Determination of dimethylselenide and dimethyldiselenide by gas chromotography- photoionization delection. Journal of Chromatography. 1038: 295-297.
Laboratory Evaluation of Biobarriers Containing Biodiesel for the in Situ Remediation of Selenate Contaminated Water - (Proceedings)
Hunter, W.J. 2003. Laboratory evaluation of biobarriers containing biodiesel for the in situ remediation of selenate contaminated water. In Situ and on Site Bioremediation Symposium Proceedings. ISBN 1-57477-139-6, Battelle Press, Columbus, OH.
Accumulation of Nitrite in Denitrifying Barriers When Phosphate Is Limiting - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J. 2003. Accumulation of nitrite in denitrifying barriers when phosphate is limiting. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology. 66:79-91.
Bioremediation of Chlorate Or Perchlorate Contaminated Water Using Permeable Barriers Containing Vegetable Oil - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J. 2002. Bioremediation of chlorate or perchlorate contaminated water using permeable barriers containing vegetable oil. Current Microbiology. 45:287-292.
Perchlorate Is Not a Common Contaminant of Fertilizers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J. 2002. Perchlorate is not a common contaminant of fertilizers. Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science. 187(3): 203-206.
Use of Vegetable Oil in a Pilot-Scale Denitrifying Wall - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J. 2001. Use of vegetable oil in a pilot-scale denitrifying wall. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology. 53(1-2): 119-131.
The Influence of Root Applied Brassinosteroids and Carbenoxolone on Growth and Nodulation of Soybean (Glycine Max. L.) Seedlings. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hunter, W.J., Baker, M.E. 2000. The influence of root applied brassinosteroids and carbenoxolone on growth and nodulation of soybean (Glycine max. l.) seedlings. Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science. 186(4): 217-222.
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