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Researcher: Bax, N (Ms Narissa Bax)

Fields of Research

Marine and estuarine ecology (incl. marine ichthyology)
Conservation and biodiversity
Social change
Animal systematics and taxonomy
International criminal law
Environmental sociology
Climate change impacts and adaptation
Climate change law
Natural resource management
International relations
Biological adaptation
Community ecology (excl. invasive species ecology)

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in human society
International organisations
Expanding knowledge in the information and computing sciences
Biodiversity in Antarctic and Southern Ocean environments
Coastal and estuarine systems and management
Assessment and management of benthic marine ecosystems
Climate change mitigation strategies
Rehabilitation or conservation of marine environments
Assessment and management of Antarctic and Southern Ocean ecosystems
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Climate change adaptation measures (excl. ecosystem)
Other environmental management
Women's and maternal health

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

'Antarctica just has this hero factor...': Gendered barriers to Australian Antarctic research and remote fieldwork; PLoS ONE
A review and meta-analysis of potential impacts of ocean acidification on marine alcifiers from the Southern Ocean; Frontiers in Marine Science
Deep aspirations: towards a sustainable offshore Blue Economy; Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries
Equity of our future oceans: practices and outcomes in marine science research; Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries
Ocean resource use: building the coastal blue economy; Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries
Overcoming the obstacles faced by early career researchers in marine science: lessons from the marine ecosystem assessment for the Southern Ocean; Frontiers in Marine Science
Perspective: increasing blue carbon around Antarctica is an ecosystem service of considerable societal and economic value worth protecting; Global Change Biology
Protecting Antarctic blue carbon: as marine ice retreats can the law fill the gap?; Climate Policy
Protecting Antarctica’s coastal blue carbon: a case for international cooperation; Research Handbook on Climate Change, Oceans and Coasts
Responses of Southern Ocean seafloor habitats and communities to global and local drivers of change; Frontiers in Marine Science
Taxonomy 2.0: computer-aided identification tools to assist Antarctic biologists in the field and in the laboratory; Antarctic Science
The #MeToo Movement Faces Unique Hurdles: interview with Gina Rushton
Warming world, changing ocean: mitigation and adaptation to support resilient marine systems; Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries
We Need to Protect Antarctic ‘Blue Carbon’

Research Projects

Gender Equity in Antarctic Research ; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision