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Researcher: Leon, RI (Mr Rafael Leon)

Fields of Research

Fisheries Management
Aquatic Ecosystem Studies and Stock Assessment
Animal Physiological Ecology
Fisheries Sciences

Research Objectives

Wild Caught Rock Lobster
Effects of Climate Change and Variability on Australia (excl. Social Impacts)
Fisheries - Wild Caught
Coastal and Estuarine Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Wild Caught Edible Molluscs
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Marine Environments

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

An experimental analysis of assignment problems and economic rent dissipation in quota managed fisheries; North American Association of Fisheries Economists 8th Biennial Forum: Economic Sustainability, Fishing Communities, and Working Waterfronts
An experimental analysis of assignment problems and economic rent dissipation in quota managed fisheries; Ocean and Coastal Management
Assignment problems and economic rent dissipation in quota-managed fisheries; International Institute of Fisheries Economics and Trade 2014
Assignment problems and economic rent dissipation in quota-managed fisheries; Australian Society for Fish Biology and Australian Society for Limnology Joint Congress
Body size, growth and life span: implications for the polewards range shift of Octopus tetricus in south-eastern Australia; PLoS One
Changes in the lease and permanent sale quota markets of a rock lobster fishery in response to stock abundance; ICES Journal of Marine Science
Differing environmental drivers of settlement across the range of southern rock lobster (Jasus edwardsii) suggest resilience of the fishery to climate change; Fisheries Oceanography
Dynamics of growth in translocated lobsters
Experimental analysis of the use of fishery closures and cooperatives to reduce economic rent dissipation caused by assignment problems; ICES Journal of Marine Science
Hybrid abalone are more robust to multi-stressor environments than pure parental species; Aquaculture
Reproductive capacity of a marine species (Octopus tetricus) within a recent range extension area; Marine and Freshwater Research
Spatial variation in mortality by in-pot predation in the Tasmanian rock lobster fishery; Fisheries Oceanography

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision