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Researcher: Walters, AR (Dr Andrea Walters)

Fields of Research

Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology)
Ecosystem Function
Conservation and Biodiversity
Ecological Impacts of Climate Change
Biological Sciences
Population, Ecological and Evolutionary Genetics
Global Change Biology
Environmental Management
Animal Physiology - Cell
Epidemiology
Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety
Wildlife and Habitat Management
Behavioural Ecology
Animal Physiology - Biophysics

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge in the Biological Sciences
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Marine Environments
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Environments
Effects of Climate Change and Variability on Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Environments (excl. Social Impacts)
Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Marine Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Ecosystem Adaptation to Climate Change
Environmental Health
Climate Variability (excl. Social Impacts)
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Environmental Lifecycle Assessment

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Can isoscapes of mesopelagic fish determine foraging hotspots of marine mammals and birds in the southern Indian Ocean?; MEASO 18
Can isoscapes of mesopelagic fish predict top predator hotspots?; Where the Poles come together: A SCAR and IASC Conference
Diet and Nutrition; Marine Mammal Physiology: Requisites for Ocean Living
DNA-based diet analysis of mesopelagic fish from the southern Kerguelen Axis; Deep-Sea Research. Part 2
Isotopic niches of Mesopelagic fish on the southern Kerguelen Axis: variation and overlap; The 2nd Kerguelen Plateau Marine Ecosystem and Fisheries Symposium
Kerguelen Axis 2015-16: Marine science activities in support of research and observing of marine ecosystems in the vicinity of the Kerguelen Axis during 2015-16 austral summer
Long-finned pilot whale (Globicephala melas): tissue lipid profiles
Mesopelagic community structure on the Southern Kerguelen Axis; The 2nd Kerguelen Plateau Marine Ecosystem and Fisheries Symposium
Modelling mesopelagic taxa distribution and trophic linkages at a large scale: combining stable isotope and active-acoustic data; The Antarctic Frontier: Developing Research in an Extreme Environment
Protected Species Mitigation and Monitoring Report: Marine Geophysical (Seismic) and Oceanographic Survey in the Dumont d’Urville Sea off the coast of East Antarctica
Quantifying the Trophic Linkages of Antarctic Marine Predators
Resolving the role of mesopelagics in Southern Ocean food webs
Resolving the role of mesopelagics in Southern Ocean food webs
Spatially explicit estimates of prey consumption reveal a new krill predator in the Southern Ocean; Plos One
The pelagic squid assemblage of the Kerguelen Axis; The 2nd Kerguelen Plateau Marine Ecosystem and Fisheries Symposium

Research Projects

Quantifying Trophic Links in Four Antarctic Marine Predators; Sea World Research and Rescue Foundation Inc (SEAWORLD)
Quantifying Trophic Links in Several Antarctic Marine Predators; Winifred Violet Scott Charitable Trust (WVS)

Research Candidate Supervision