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Researcher: Pender, AJ (Mr Andrew Pender)

Fields of Research

Marine and estuarine ecology (incl. marine ichthyology)
Aquaculture
Other environmental sciences
Fisheries sciences
Pollution and contamination
Environmental management
Ecological impacts of climate change and ecological adaptation
Conservation and biodiversity
Environmental assessment and monitoring
Natural resource management

Research Objectives

Assessment and management of terrestrial ecosystems
Understanding climate change
Assessment and management of Antarctic and Southern Ocean ecosystems
Fisheries - wild caught
Assessment and management of coastal and estuarine ecosystems
Management of solid waste from animal production
Fisheries - aquaculture
Coastal and estuarine systems and management

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

An environmental assessment of a proposed amendment to the marine farming zone at Zuidpool Rock in the D’Entrecasteaux Channel (Assessment 1)
An environmental assessment of a proposed amendment to the marine farming zone at Zuidpool Rock in the D’Entrecasteaux Channel (Assessment 2)
An Environmental Assessment of a Proposed Marine Farm Zone Extension at Butlers Point in Great Taylor Bay, South Eastern Tasmania
An Environmental Assessment of a Proposed Marine Farm Zone extension at Creeses Mistake, Nubeena Tasmania
An environmental assessment of a proposed marine farming zone extension at Browns Point, in the D’Entrecasteaux Channel
An environmental assessment of a proposed marine farming zone extension at Flathead Bay, in the D’Entrecasteaux Channel
An environmental assessment of a proposed marine farming zone extension at Lippies Point, in the D’Entrecasteaux Channel [Amended August 2014]
An environmental assessment of a proposed marine farming zone extension at Trumpeter Bay, South Eastern Tasmania
An environmental assessment of a proposed marine farming zone west of Wedge Island, South Eastern Tasmania
Environmental assessment of potential marine farming areas in Macquarie Harbour Tasmania
Estuaries habitat mapping in the Derwent-2007 A resurvey of marine habitats by SeaMap Tasmania
Finalist for Science Innovation Award
Mapping of inshore marine habitats from Schouten Island to Bicheno on the East Coast of Tasmania
Mapping of inshore marine habitats in the Cradle Coast Region: from West Head to Robbins Passage
Part B:Environmental Assessment of a Proposed Marine Farming Zone Extension at Soldiers Point (SE) in the D'Entrecasteaux channel (May 2010)
Redmap Australia: challenges and successes with a large-scale citizen science-based approach to ecological monitoring and community engagement on climate change; Frontiers in Marine Science
Redmap: ecological monitoring and community engagement through citizen science; Tasmanian Naturalist
Redmap: ecological monitoring and community engagement through citizen science; Tasmanian Naturalist
SeaMap Tasmania: Mapping the Gaps
Southernmost records of two Seriola species in an Australian ocean-warming hotspot; Marine Biodiversity
Understanding the Ecology of Dorvilleid Polychaetes in Macquarie Harbour - Response of the benthos to organic enrichment from finish aquaculture

Research Projects

Assessment of the environmental impacts and sediment remediation potential associated with copper contamination from antifouling paint and associated recommendations for management ; Fisheries Research & Development Corporation (FRDC)

Research Candidate Supervision