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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

Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Environments
Marine Flora, Fauna and 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