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Researcher: Britton, DD (Mr Damon Britton)

Fields of Research

Phycology (incl. Marine Grasses)
Ecological Impacts of Climate Change
Ecosystem Function
Aquatic Ecosystem Studies and Stock Assessment
Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology)
Invertebrate Biology
Global Change Biology

Research Objectives

Ecosystem Adaptation to Climate Change
Marine Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Effects of Climate Change and Variability on Australia (excl. Social Impacts)
Wild Caught Edible Molluscs
Expanding Knowledge in the Biological Sciences
Coastal and Estuarine Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Chemical microenvironments within macroalgal assemblages: implications for the inhibition of kelp recruitment by turf algae; Limnology and Oceanography
Ocean acidification reverses the positive effects of seawater pH fluctuations on growth and photosynthesis of the habitat-forming kelp, Ecklonia radiata; Scientific Reports
Responses of macroalgae to CO2 enrichment cannot be inferred solely from their inorganic carbon uptake strategy; Ecology and Evolution
Responses of seaweeds that use CO2 as their sole inorganic carbon source to ocean acidification: differential effects of fluctuating pH but little benefit of CO2 enrichment; ICES Journal of Marine Science

Research Projects

Research Donation - Assessing the indirect effects of climate change on the blacklip abalone (Haliotis rubra)

Research Candidate Supervision