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Researcher: Scott, FJ (Dr Fiona Scott)

Fields of Research

Marine and estuarine ecology (incl. marine ichthyology)
Phycology (incl. marine grasses)
Global change biology
Other environmental sciences
Conservation and biodiversity

Research Objectives

Coastal or estuarine biodiversity
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Effects of climate change on Antarctic and sub-Antarctic environments (excl. social impacts)
Assessment and management of terrestrial ecosystems
Marine biodiversity
Rehabilitation or conservation of marine environments
Expanding knowledge in the biological sciences

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Entwisleia bella, gen. et sp. nov., a novel marine 'batrachospermaceous' red alga from southeastern Tasmania representing a new family and order in the Nemaliophycidae; European Journal of Phycology
Phytoplankton community structure and stocks in the Southern Ocean (30-80E) determined by CHEMTAX analysis of HPLC pigment signatures; Deep-Sea Research. Part 2: Topical Studies in Oceanography
Rare marine macroalgae and marine protected area planning; School of Geography and Environmental Studies Conference 2009
Rare marine macroalgae of Southern Australia

Research Projects

Conservation of Rare Marine Algae through Marine Protected Area Planning; Winifred Violet Scott Charitable Trust (WVS)

Research Candidate Supervision