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Researcher: Fleming, AJ (Dr Aysha Fleming)

Fields of Research

Fisheries management
Environmental education and extension
Environmental management
Conservation and biodiversity
Environmental law
Applied sociology, program evaluation and social impact assessment
Aquaculture and fisheries stock assessment
Law and society and socio-legal research
Environmental communication
International relations
Media studies
Other Indigenous studies
Fisheries sciences
Climate change impacts and adaptation
Environment policy
Natural resource management
Economic development policy
Research, science and technology policy
Curriculum and pedagogy theory and development
Ecological impacts of climate change and ecological adaptation
Farm management, rural management and agribusiness
Environmental sociology
Health policy
Sustainable agricultural development

Research Objectives

Environmental education and awareness
Social impacts of climate change and variability
Expanding knowledge in human society
Assessment and management of coastal and estuarine ecosystems
Wild caught crustaceans (excl. rock lobster and prawns)
Climate change adaptation measures (excl. ecosystem)
Marine biodiversity
Other economic framework
Rehabilitation or conservation of terrestrial environments
The media
Assessment and management of Antarctic and Southern Ocean ecosystems
Rehabilitation or conservation of marine environments
Multicultural services
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Trade and environment
Effects of climate change on Australia (excl. social impacts)
International relations
Wild caught fin fish (excl. tuna)
Other environmental policy, climate change and natural hazards
Environmentally sustainable animal production
International political economy (excl. international trade)
Assessment and management of terrestrial ecosystems
Aquaculture fin fish (excl. tuna)
Fisheries - wild caught
Understanding climate change
Aquaculture prawns
Expanding knowledge in language, communication and culture

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A call for empirically based guidelines for building trust among stakeholders in environmental sustainability projects; Sustainability Science
A quantitative metric to identify critical elements within seafood supply networks; PLoS ONE
Ambiguity: A new way of thinking about responses to climate change; Science of The Total Environment
Big fishing: the role of the large-scale commercial fishing industry in achieving Sustainable Development Goal 14; Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries
Challenges and insights from holistic sustainability reporting for shrimp fisheries in different jurisdictions; ICES Journal of Marine Science
Citizen science and marine conservation: a global review; Philosophical Transactions B
Citizen science and social licence: improving perceptions and connecting marine user groups; Ocean and Coastal Management
Climate change is the least of my worries: stress limitations on adaptive capacity; Rural Society
Climate change risks and adaptation options across Australian seafood supply chains - a preliminary assessment; Climate Risk Management
Climate Futures for Tasmania : local climate information for local communities : communicating climate change in the agricultural sector; 'Shaping Change in Communities: Dimensions of Excellence
Climate Futures for Tasmania : local climate information for local communities communicating climate change in the agricultural sector; Rural Landholder's Responses to Climate Change
Community resistance to climate change: Discourses of Tasmanian farmers
Considering land-sea interactions and trade-offs for food and biodiversity; Global Change Biology
Discourses of climate change: Understanding farmer resistance; Climate Change in Regional Australia: Social Learning and Adaptation
Discourses of technology, ageing and participation; Palgrave Communications
Enhancing adaptation outcomes for transformation: climate change in the Australian wine industry; Journal of Wine Research
Equity of our future oceans: practices and outcomes in marine science research; Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries
Explicit targets and cooperation: regional fisheries management organizations and the sustainable development goals; International Environmental Agreements: Politics, Law and Economics
Factors influencing the performance of regional fisheries management organizations; Marine Policy
Farmers responses to climate change and sustainable agriculture; Agronomy for Sustainable Development
Food for all: designing sustainable and secure future seafood systems; Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries
Food production shocks across land and sea; Nature Sustainability
Fresh eyes on an old issue: demand-side barriers to a discard problem; Fisheries Research
Group 4: livelihood and disadvantage; Climate change challenges to health: risks and opportunities - recommendations from the 2014 Theo Murphy High Flyers Think Tank
Growth opportunities and critical elements in the supply chain for wild fisheries and aquaculture in a changing climate: a marine NARP project
Healthcheck Phase 2
Informing adaptation responses to climate change through theories of transformation; Global Environmental Change
Integrated modelling to support decision-making for marine social-ecological systems in Australia; ICES Journal of Marine Science
Is big data for big farming or for everyone? Perceptions in the Australian grains industry; Agronomy for Sustainable Development
Letís talk about climate change: Developing effective conversations between scientists and communities; One Earth
Linking adaptation science to action to build food secure Pacific Island communities; Climate Risk Management
Perceiving environmental science, risk and industry regulation in the mediatised vicious cycles of the Tasmanian salmon aquaculture industry; Social Epistemology
Perceptions regarding the need for broad sustainability assessments of Australian fisheries; Fisheries Research
Progress in integrating natural and social science in marine ecosystem-based management research; Marine and Freshwater Research
Publicised scrutiny and mediatised environmental conflict: the case of Tasmanian salmon aquaculture; Marine Policy
Rapport in the classroom: Problems and strategies; Critical literacy: Theories and Practices
Regional fisheries management organizations and the new biodiversity agreement: challenge or opportunity?; Fish and Fisheries
Regional fisheries organizations and sustainable development goals 13 and 14: insights from stakeholders; Fisheries Research
Responsible research and innovation and social licence to operate: aligning concepts for advancing marine innovation and development governance; Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability
Rethinking legal objectives for climate-adaptive conservation; Ecology and Society
Social licence for marine conservation science; Frontiers in Marine Science
Social licence for marine protected areas; Marine Policy
Social licence in the marine sector: A review of understanding and application; Marine Policy
Social license through citizen science: a tool for marine conservation; Ecology and Society
The influence of performance reviews on regional fisheries management organizations; ICES Journal of Marine Science
The role of networks in transforming Australian agriculture; Nature Climate Change
The sustainable development goals: a case study; Marine Policy
Tracing environmental sustainability discourses: an Australia-Asia seafood case study; Frontiers in Marine Science
Transformational capacity in Australian peanut farmers for better climate adaptation; Agronomy for Sustainable Development
Trust, engagement, information and social licence: insights from New Zealand; Environmental Research Letters
Understanding convergence and divergence in the framing of climate change responses: An analysis of two wine companies; Environmental Science & Policy
Understanding farming community concerns about adapting to a changed climate; Interdisciplinary Aspects of Climate Change
Using discourse analysis to better inform the practice of extension; Extension Farming Systems Journal
Warming world, changing ocean: mitigation and adaptation to support resilient marine systems; Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision