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Researcher: Morrison, BVR (Ms Brigid Morrison)

Fields of Research

Environmental Management
Geomorphology and Regolith and Landscape Evolution
Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology)
Ecological Impacts of Climate Change
Palaeoclimatology
Conservation and Biodiversity
Natural Resource Management
Environmental Engineering Design
Sustainable Agricultural Development
Environmental Monitoring
Environmental Impact Assessment

Research Objectives

Farmland, Arable Cropland and Permanent Cropland Water Management
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Coastal and Estuarine Environments
Coastal and Estuarine Land Management
Ecosystem Adaptation to Climate Change
Environment
Ecosystem Assessment and Management at Regional or Larger Scales
Coastal and Estuarine Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Renewable Energy
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Fresh, Ground and Surface Water Environments
Management of Liquid Waste from Energy Activities (excl. Water)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A method for establishing current salt marsh form and processes to manage sea level change; 7th International Conference on Geomorphology
An elevation of saltmarsh vegetation zonation as a predictor of elevation relative to mean sea level; School of Geography & Environmental Studies Conference 2011
Baseline Survey of Fluvial Geomorphology and Hydrology of Pipers River
Circular Head Region Coastal Foreshore Habitats: Sea Level Rise Vulnerability Assessment
Palaeo-Environmental Approaches to Reconstructing Sea Level Changes in Estuaries; Applications of Paleoenvironmental Techniques in Estuarine Studies
Real-time water resources information used for water sharing in a Tasmanian irrigation community; 36th Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium: The Art and Science of Water
Recent sea-level accesleration in the SW Pacific started ca. 100 years ago; William Smith Meeting 2008: Observations and Causes of Sea-Level Changes on Millennial to Decadal Timescales
Suitability of salt-marsh foraminifera as proxy indicators of sea level in Tasmania; Marine Micropaleontology

Research Projects

Bioelectricity Generation from Dairy Wastewater ; Tasmanian Community Fund (TasCF)
WaterNet; CSIRO-Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
Sense-T Stage 2: Adaptive Water Resources Management (Stage 2)

Research Candidate Supervision