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Researcher: Sharples, RJ (Dr Ruth Sharples)

Fields of Research

Vertebrate biology
Animal behaviour
Wildlife and habitat management
Marine and estuarine ecology (incl. marine ichthyology)

Research Objectives

Assessment and management of coastal and estuarine ecosystems
Marine biodiversity

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Foraging distribution overlap and marine reserve usage amongst sub-Antarctic predators inferred from a multi-species satellite tagging experiment; Ecological Indicators
Important marine habitat off east Antarctica revealed by two decades of multi-species predator tracking; Ecography
Patterns of space use in sympatric marine colonial predators reveal scales of spatial partitioning; Marine Ecology Progress Series
Spatial variation in foraging behaviour of a marine top predator (Phoca vitulina) determined by a large-scale satellite tagging program; PLoS ONE

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision