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Researcher: Butler, C (Ms Claire Butler)

Fields of Research

Marine and estuarine ecology (incl. marine ichthyology)
Surveying (incl. hydrographic surveying)
Photogrammetry and remote sensing
Ecological physiology
Community ecology (excl. invasive species ecology)

Research Objectives

Assessment and management of terrestrial ecosystems
Ecosystem adaptation to climate change
Assessment and management of benthic marine ecosystems
Marine biodiversity

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A seafloor habitat map for the Australian continental shelf; Scientific Data
Multi-decadal decline in cover of giant kelp Macrocystis pyrifera at the southern limit of its Australian range; Marine Ecology - Progress Series
Seamap Australia - National release of a benthic habitat mapping service for the Australian continental shelf; AMSA 2018
Seamap Australia [Version 1.0] the development of a national benthic marine classification scheme for the Australian continental shelf
Seamap Australia: Visualisation and classification of Australian seabed habitats; Australian Marine Protected Areas Workshop
Seamap Australia: Visualisation and classification of Australian seabed habitats; National Environmental Science Programme Marine Biodiversity Hub Annual Workshop

Research Projects

Comparative effects of ocean warming on kelp-herbivore interactions across Australian temperate reefs; Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment (HWRE)

Research Candidate Supervision