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Researcher: Jackson, GD (Dr George Jackson)

Fields of Research

Marine and estuarine ecology (incl. marine ichthyology)
Invertebrate biology
Population ecology
Aquaculture and fisheries stock assessment
Fisheries management
Fisheries sciences
Palaeontology (incl. palynology)
Animal physiological ecology
Freshwater ecology
Conservation and biodiversity
Fish physiology and genetics
Biological oceanography
Biological mathematics
Genetics
Global change biology
Genome structure and regulation
Medicinal and biomolecular chemistry
Environmental assessment and monitoring
Other environmental sciences
Natural resource management
Wildlife and habitat management
Zoology

Research Objectives

Fisheries - wild caught
Marine biodiversity
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Coastal or estuarine biodiversity
Biodiversity in Antarctic and Southern Ocean environments
Natural hazards
Assessment and management of terrestrial ecosystems
Wild caught edible molluscs
Environmentally sustainable animal production
Antarctic and Southern Ocean oceanic processes
Rehabilitation or conservation of marine environments
Expanding knowledge in the earth sciences
Work and labour market
Fisheries - recreational freshwater

Career Best Publications

Reproduction in the deepwater squid Moroteuthis ingens, what does it cost?; Marine Biology
Spatial and temporal variation in growth rates and maturity in the Indo-Pacific squid Sepioteuthis lessoniana (Cephalopoda: Loliginidae); Marine Biology
Temporal variation in growth rates and reproductive parameters in the small near-shore tropical squid Loliolus noctiluca; is cooler better?; Marine Ecology Progress Series
The effects of an extraordinary El Niņo / La Niņa event on the size and growth of the squid Loligo opalescens off Southern California; Marine Biology
Variation in age, growth and maturity in the Australian arrow squid Nototodarus gouldi over time and space - what is the pattern?; Marine Ecology Progress Series

Research Publications

Addressing spatial management issues of mobile species with acousitc telemetry; 6th Conference on Fish Telemetry held in Europe
Addressing spatial management issues of mobile species with acoustic telemetry; Australian Marine Sciences Association Annual Conference
Advances in conservation oceanography: new tagging and tracking technologies and their potential for transforming the science underlying fisheries management; Oceanography
Advances in defining the life histories of myopsid squid; Marine and Freshwater Research
An allozyme investigation of the stock structure of arrow squid Nototodarus gouldi (Cephalopoda: Ommastrephidae) from Australia; ICES Journal of Marine Science
An experimental study of the effect of diet on the fatty acid profiles of the European Cuttlefish (Sepia officinalis); Marine Biology
Applying new tools to cephalopod trophic dynamics and ecology: perspectives from the Southern Ocean Cephalopod Workshop, February 2-3, 2006; Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries
Arrow Squid in Southern Australian Waters - Supplying Management Needs Through Biological Investigations
Assessing the validity of stylets as ageing tools in Octopus pallidus; Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology
Can length frequency analysis be used to determine squid growth? - An assessment of ELEFAN; ICES Journal of Marine Science
Cephalopod growth: historical context and future directions; Marine and Freshwater Research
Confirmation of winter spawning of Moroteuthis ingens (Cephalopoda : Onychoteuthidae) in the Chatham Rise region of New Zealand ; Polar Biology
Diet of the southern opah Lampris immaculatus on the Patagonian Shelf; the significance of the squid Moroteuthis ingens and anthropogenic plastic; Marine Ecology Progress Series
Dietary variation of the squid Moroteuthis ingens at four sites in the Southern Ocean: stomach contents, lipid and fatty acid profiles; Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom
Distribution and biomass of two squid species off southern New Zealand: Nototodarus sloanii and Moroteuthis ingens; Polar Biology
Distribution of squid and fish in the pelagic zone of the Cosmonaut Sea and Prydz Bay region during the BROKE-West campaign; Deep-Sea Research Part II -Topical Studies in Oceanography
Distributions of young cephalopods in the tropical waters of Western Australia over two consecutive summers; Ices Journal of Marine Science
Does a snapshot show the whole picture? Intrinsic limitations to growth inference of the short lived and fast growing; Environmental Biology of Fishes
Effects of seasonal and location on the reproductive strategy adopted by Nototodarus gouldi in Australian waters; Cephalopod International Advisory Council (CIAC) 2003 Symposium: 'Cephalopod Biology, Recruitment & Culture'
Egg production in the arrow squid Nototodarus gouldi (Cephalopoda : Ommastrephidae), fast and furious or slow and steady?; Marine Biology
Energy balance as a determinant of two-phase growth in cephalopods; Marine and Freshwater Research
Energy balance growth models: applications to cephalopods; Cephalopod Biology, Recruitment and Culture International Cephalopod Symposium and Workshop
Evaluation of biochemical indices for assessing growth and condition of the deepwater squid Moroteuthis ingens; Marine Ecology Progress Series
First tests of hybrid acoustic/archival tags on squid and cuttlefish; Marine and Freshwater Research
Genetic differentiation in the squid Moroteuthis ingens inferred from RAPD analysis; Polar Biology
Growth and tissue composition as a function of feeding history in juvenile cephalopods; Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology
How long would it take to become a giant squid?; Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries
Lipid and fatty acid composition of the mantle and digestive gland of four Southern Ocean squid species: implications for food-web studies; Antarctic Science
Mating and spermatophore placement in the onychoteuthid squid Moroteuthis ingens; Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom
Mercury in the marine food chain in the Southern Ocean at Macquarie Island: an analysis of a top predator, Patagonian toothfish (Dissostichus eleginoides) and a mid-trophic species, the warty squid (Moroteuthis ingens); Polar Biology
Multi-elemental concentrations in the tissues of the oceanic squid Todarodes filippovae from Tasmania and the southern Indian Ocean; Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety
Planktonic cephalopods collected off East Antarctica during the 'BROKE' survey; Deep-Sea Research Part I
Potential impacts of Climate Change on Loliginid Squid: Biology, Ecology & Fisheries; Global Ocean Ecosystem Dynamics, Climate Impacts on Oceanic Top Predators (GLOBEC-CLIOTOP), 'The role of cephalopods in the ecosystem' workshop
Predation on myctophids by the squid Moroteuthis ingens around Macquarie and Heard Islands: stomach contents and fatty acid analyses; Marine Ecology Progress Series
Preface; Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries
Reproduction in the deepwater squid Moroteuthis ingens, what does it cost?; Marine Biology
Size-related dietary changes observed in the squid Moroteuthis ingens at the Falkland Islands: stomach contents and fatty-acid analyses; Polar Biology
Snapper Pagrus auratus (Sparidae) home range dynamics: acoustic tagging studies in a marine reserve; Marine Ecology Progress Series
Spatial and temporal variation in growth rates and maturity in the Indo-Pacific squid Sepioteuthis lessoniana (Cephalopoda: Loliginidae); Marine Biology
Statolith age validation and growth of Loligo plei (Cephalopoda : Loliginidae) in the north-west Gulf of Mexico during spring/summer; Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom
Temporal life history plasticity of the Southern Ocean squid Todarodes filippovae from waters off Tasmania, Australia; Marine Biology
Temporal population dynamics in arrow squid Nototodarus gouldi in southern Australian waters; Marine Biology
Temporal shifts in the allocation of energy in the arrow squid, Nototodarus gouldi: sex-specific responses; Marine Biology
Temporal variation in growth rates and reproductive parameters in the small near-shore tropical squid Loliolus noctiluca; is cooler better?; Marine Ecology Progress Series
Temporal variations in the diet of the squid Moroteuthis ingens at Macquarie Island: stomach contents and fatty acid analyses; Marine Ecology Progress Series
The dynamics of the summer-spawning population of the loliginid squid (Sepioteuthis australis) in Tasmania, Australia - a conveyor belt of recruits; ICES Journal of Marine Science
The effects of an extraordinary El Niņo / La Niņa event on the size and growth of the squid Loligo opalescens off Southern California; Marine Biology
The influence of ration level on growth and statolith increment width of the tropical squid Sepioteuthis lessoniana (Cephalopoda: Loliginidae): an experimental approach; Marine Biology
The nomenclatural status, ontogeny and morphology of Pholidoteuthis massyae (Pfeffer, 1912) new comb (Cephalopoda: Pholidoteuthidae); Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries
The potential effects of climate change on southern calamary in Tasmanian waters: biology, ecology and fisheries
The potential impacts of climate change on inshore squid: biology, ecology and fisheries; Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries
The secret life of the giant Australian cuttlefish Sepia apama (Cephalopoda): Behaviour and energetics in nature revealed through radio acoustic position and telemetry (RAPT); Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology
The use of acoustic technology to track animal movements in south eastern Tasmania
Tissue, ontogenic and sex-related differences in δ13C and δ15N values of the oceanic squid Todarodes filippovae (Cephalopoda: Ommastrephidae); Marine Biology
Tracking arrow squid movements with an automated acoustic telemetry system; Marine Ecology Progress Series
Tracking marine species - taking the next steps; Australian Society for Fish Biology 2006 Workshop Proceedings
Unique hooks in the male scaled squid Lepidoteuthis grimaldi; Journal of Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom
Use of acoustic technology to track animal movements in S-E Tasmania
Use of acoustic telemetry for spatial management of southern calamary Sepioteuthis australis, a highly mobile inshore squid species; Marine Ecology Progress Series
Variation in age, growth and maturity in the Australian arrow squid Nototodarus gouldi over time and space - what is the pattern?; Marine Ecology Progress Series

Research Projects

Acoustic Tracking Key Marine Species in Tasmania using new Technology; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Arrow squid in southern Australian waters - supplying management needs through biological investigations; Fisheries Research & Development Corporation (FRDC)
Big Squids in Australian Waters, Insights into their Biology, Movement and Activity, Old Questions - New Technology; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Ecology, Reproduction and Life Histories of Southern Ocean and Antarctic Squids; The Hermon Slade Foundation (HSF)
Exploring Squid as Ecosystem Indicators: The Australian-Californian Connection; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Exploring Squid as Ecosystem Indicators; the Australian-Californian Connection; Winifred Violet Scott Charitable Trust (WVS)
Fate and Impacts of Marine Debris in Australian Water with an Emphasis on the Antarctic Environment - Habitat Preferences of snow Petrels and Wilson Storm Petrels in the Windmill Islands ; Australian Geographic Society (AGS)
International Symposium on Cephalopod Lifecycles: Biology, Management and Conservation; Fisheries Research & Development Corporation (FRDC)
Life History and Ecology of Octopus Maorum and Minimisation of its Impact on the Rock Lobster Fishery in Tasmania; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Mapping cephalopod life cycles in time and space with radio acoustic positioning and telemetry; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Research Grant to serve as POST Senior Scientist; Census of Marine Life (CML)
Southern ocean squids - the role of Moroteuthis ingens in the Australian sub-Antarctic zone; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Squid in the Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic, their Biology and Ecology; Department of Environment and Energy (Cwth) (DoEE)
Squid Statoliths as age and environmental Barometers; Australian Research Council (ARC)
The Ecology of Arrow Squid (Nototodarus gouldi); Understanding Oceanographic and Trophic Influences; Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment (HWRE)
Towards an understanding of the underlying mechanisms of squid growth; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Tracking Squids from Embryos to Adults - Novel Approaches and New Directions; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Tropical Oceanic Squid Expedition in the Coral Sea; James N Kirby Foundation (JNKF)
Using Novel Dietary Tracers to Determine Feeding Ecology and Human Impacts on Whale Populations - A New Conservation Tool; Winifred Violet Scott Charitable Trust (WVS)

Research Candidate Supervision

A dietary study of Moroteuthis ingens and other Southern Ocean squid species- combined stomach contents and fatty acid analyses
Aspects of the Ecology of Weddell Seals Leptonychotes weddellii Along the Mawson Coastline, East Antarctica
Ecology and Physiology of Deepwater Chondrichthyans off Southeast Australia- Mercury, Stable Isotope and Lipid Analysis
Ecology of the Arrow Squid (Nototdarus gouldi) in Southeastern Australian Waters. A Multi-Scale Investigtion of Spatial and Temporal Variability
Environmental Influences on Reproduction in Antarctic Krill, Euphausia Superba
Fisheries Biology and Population Dynamics of the Pale Octopus (Octopus pallidus)
Flexibility in reproductive strategies of Squid- A case study using the arrow squid Nototodarus Gouldi from Southeastern Australia
Growth and Ageing in Antarctic Krill
Influence of Environmental Factors on Population Structure of Arrow Squid Nototodarus gouldi- Implications for Stock Assessment
Nesting Habitat Selection of Snow Petrels (Pagodroma nivea) and Wilson's Storm Petrels (Oceanites oceanicus) in East Antarctica- A Modelling Approach to Predict Species Distribution
Response to Change in the Environment- Population Dynamics of Weddell Seals in East Antarctica
Trade-offs Between Biodiversity Conservation and Maintaining Fisheries Yield from Australian Marine Environments; Approaches Using the Atlantis Ecosystem Modelling Framework