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Researcher: Valentine, JP (Dr Joseph Valentine)

Research Fields

Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology)
Phycology (incl. Marine Grasses)
Environmental Management
Aquaculture
Invertebrate Biology
Landscape Ecology
Conservation and Biodiversity

Research Impact

Control of Pests, Diseases and Exotic Species in Marine Environments
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Marine Environments
Marine Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Fisheries - Aquaculture
Environmentally Sustainable Transport
Natural Hazards in Marine Environments
Control of Animal Pests, Diseases and Exotic Species in Coastal and Estuarine Environments
Climate Change Adaptation Measures
Environmentally Sustainable Animal Production
Aquaculture Fin Fish (excl. Tuna)
Fisheries - Wild Caught

Career Best Publications

Establishment of the introduced kelp Undaria pinnatifida following dieback of the native macroalga Phyllospora comosa in Tasmania, Australia; Marine and Freshwater Research
Establishment of the introduced kelp Undaria pinnatifida in Tasmania depends on disturbance to native algal assemblages; Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology
Persistence of sea urchin (Heliocidaris erythrogramma) barrens on the east coast of Tasmania: inhibition of macroalgal recovery in the absence of high densities of sea urchins; Botanica Marina
Persistence of the exotic kelp Undaria pinnatifida does not depend on sea urchin grazing; Marine Ecology Progress Series
The most unusual barrens: Complex interactions between lobsters, sea urchins and algae facilitates spread of exotic kelp in eastern Tasmania; Echinoderms: Munchen

Research Publications

Establishment and persistence of dense stand of the introduced kelp Undaria pinnatifida
Establishment of the introduced kelp Undaria pinnatifida following dieback of the native macroalga Phyllospora comosa in Tasmania, Australia; Marine and Freshwater Research
Establishment of the introduced kelp Undaria pinnatifida in Tasmania depends on disturbance to native algal assemblages; Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology
Limited evidence for ecosystem-level change on reefs exposed to Haliotis rubra ('blacklip abalone') exploitation; Austral Ecology
Mechanisms of invasion: establishment, spread and persistence of introduced seaweed populations; Botanica Marina
Persistence of sea urchin (Heliocidaris erythrogramma) barrens on the east coast of Tasmania: inhibition of macroalgal recovery in the absence of high densities of sea urchins; Botanica Marina
Persistence of the exotic kelp Undaria pinnatifida does not depend on sea urchin grazing; Marine Ecology Progress Series
Short cyst-dormancy period of an Australian isolate of the toxic dinoflagellate Alexandrium catenella; Marine Freshwater Research
Temperature tolerances of toxic dinoflagellate cysts: application to the treatment of ships' ballast water ; Aquatic Ecology
The most unusual barrens: Complex interactions between lobsters, sea urchins and algae facilitates spread of exotic kelp in eastern Tasmania; Echinoderms: Munchen

Research Projects

Characterising benthic pelagic interactions in Macquarie Harbour - organic matter processing in sediments and the importance for nutrient dynamics; Fisheries Research & Development Corporation (FRDC)
Fine-Scale Interactions Between Abalone (Haliotis Rubra) and Encrusting Algal Communities; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision