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Researcher: Tatsumi, M (Mr Masayuki Tatsumi)

Fields of Research

Marine and estuarine ecology (incl. marine ichthyology)
Community ecology (excl. invasive species ecology)
Ecological impacts of climate change and ecological adaptation

Research Objectives

Coastal or estuarine biodiversity
Assessment and management of coastal and estuarine ecosystems
Rehabilitation or conservation of coastal or estuarine environments

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Ecosystem engineering by a canopy-forming kelp facilitates the recruitment of native oysters; Restoration Ecology
Habitat fragmentation causes collapse of kelp recruitment; Marine Ecology Progress Series
High kelp density attracts fishes except for recruiting cryptobenthic species; Marine Environmental Research
Kelp patch size and density influence secondary productivity and diversity of epifauna; Oikos
Patch size and density of canopy-forming kelp modify influences of ecosystem engineering on understorey algal and sessile invertebrate assemblages; Marine Ecology - Progress Series
Resilience and stability of kelp forests: the importance of patch dynamics and environment-engineer feedbacks; PLoS ONE
Understory algae and low light reduce recruitment of the habitat-forming kelp Ecklonia radiata; Marine Ecology - Progress Series

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision