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Researcher: Reeves, S (Mr Simon Reeves)

Fields of Research

Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology)
Community Ecology

Research Objectives

Marine Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Effects of Climate Change and Variability on Australia (excl. Social Impacts)
Rehabilitation of Degraded Coastal and Estuarine Environments
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Coastal and Estuarine Environments
Ecosystem Assessment and Management at Regional or Larger Scales
Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Control of Animal Pests, Diseases and Exotic Species in Coastal and Estuarine Environments

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Collapse of kelp beds to turf-dominance is mediated by urchin overgrazing not water quality alone; Aquatic Biodiversity & Ecosystems: Evolution, Interactions & Global Change
Drift-kelp suppresses sea urchin appetite for destruction; Aquatic Biodiversity & Ecosystems: Evolution, Interactions & Global Change
Drift-kelp suppresses sea urchin appetite for destruction; Australian Marine Sciences Association 2015 Conference
Mechanisms of kelp bed resilience and recovery on urbanised coasts; SER 2015 World Conference on Ecological Restoration
Mechanisms of kelp bed resilience and recovery on urbanised coasts; Australian Marine Sciences Association 2015 Conference
Phase-shift dynamics of sea urchin overgrazing on nutrified reefs; PLoS One
The effect of prolonged darkness on the growth, recovery and survival of Antarctic sea ice diatoms; Polar Biology
The Reef Ecosystem Evaluation Framework: Managing for Resilience in Temperate Environments
Ubiquity of microplastics in coastal seafloor sediments; Marine Pollution Bulletin

Research Projects

Understanding patch dynamics to inform mechanisms of kelp bed resilience on urbanised coasts; Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment (HWRE)

Research Candidate Supervision