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Researcher: Moore, BR (Dr Bradley Moore)

Fields of Research

Fisheries management
Aquaculture and fisheries stock assessment
Ecosystem function
Ecological impacts of climate change and ecological adaptation
Pollution and contamination
Fish pests and diseases
Environmental management
Fish physiology and genetics
Pacific Peoples marine environment science
Climate change processes

Research Objectives

Wild caught fin fish (excl. tuna)
Fisheries - wild caught
Wild caught tuna
Assessment and management of terrestrial ecosystems
Effects of climate change on the South Pacific (excl. Australia and New Zealand) (excl. social impacts)
Productivity (excl. public sector)
Marine systems and management
Assessment and management of benthic marine ecosystems
Aquaculture molluscs (excl. oysters)
Climate change adaptation measures (excl. ecosystem)
Professions and professionalisation
Expanding knowledge in the agricultural, food and veterinary sciences

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Adaptations to maintain the contributions of small-scale fisheries to food security in the Pacific Islands; Marine Policy
Age-based life history of humpback red snapper, Lutjanus gibbus, in New Caledonia; Journal of Fish Biology
Assessing connectivity of a tropical estuarine teleost through otolith elemental profiles; Marine Ecology - Progress Series
Assessing the status of Australia’s fish stocks relative to target objectives; Marine Policy
Assessing Tropical Marine Invertebrates: a Manual for Pacific Island Resource Managers; Secretariat of the Pacific Community
Benthic shift in a Solomon Islands' lagoon: corals to cyanobacteria; 12th International Coral Reef Symposium
Chapter 14: Climate change impacts, vulnerabilities and adaptations: Western and Central Pacific Ocean marine fisheries
Defining the stock structures of key commercial tunas in the Pacific Ocean I: current knowledge and main uncertainties; Fisheries Research
Defining the stock structures of key commercial tunas in the Pacific Ocean II: sampling considerations and future directions; Fisheries Research
Evaluation of coral reef management effectiveness using conventional versus resilience-based metrics; Ecological Indicators
High sedimentary oxygen consumption indicates that sewage input from small islands drives benthic community shifts on overfished reefs; Environmental Conservation
Identification guide to the common coastal food fishes of the Pacific Islands region; Pacific Community
Impacts of climate change on marine resources in the Pacific Island region; Climate Change and Impacts in the Pacific
Interactions between artisanal and industrial tuna fisheries: insights from a decade of tagging experiments; Marine Policy
International workshop on advancing methods to overcome challenges associated with life history and stock assessments of data-poor deep-water snappers and groupers; Marine Policy
Local human impacts disrupt relationships between benthic reef assemblages and environmental predictors; Frontiers in Marine Science
Movement of juvenile tuna deduced from parasite data; ICES Journal of Marine Science
Overexploitation causes profound demographic changes to the protandrous hermaphrodite king threadfin (Polydactylus macrochir) in Queensland’s Gulf of Carpentaria, Australia; Fisheries Research
Pacific Marine Climate Change Report Card 2018; Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science. Science Series Technical Report
Parasites as indicators of movement and population connectivity of a non-diadromous, tropical estuarine teleost: king threadfin Polydactylus macrochir; Journal of Fish Biology
Parasites as valuable stock markers for fisheries in Australasia, East Asia and the Pacific Islands; Parasitology
Population structure of yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) and bigeye tuna (T. obesus) in the Indonesian region
Quantifying the conservation value of seascape connectivity: a global synthesis; Global Ecology and Biogeography
Spatial patterns in the demography of a large estuarine teleost: king threadfin, Polydactylus macrochir; Marine and Freshwater Research
Spatial variation in life history reveals insight into connectivity and geographic population structure of a tropical estuarine teleost: king threadfin, Polydactylus macrochir; Fisheries Research
Stock discrimination and movements of narrow-barred Spanish mackerel across northern Australia as indicated by parasites; Journal of Fish Biology
Stock structure of blue threadfin Eleutheronema tetradactylum across northern Australia as inferred from stable isotopes in sagittal otolith carbonate; Fisheries Management and Ecology
Stock structure of blue threadfin Eleutheronema tetradactylum across northern Australia, as indicated by parasites; Journal of Fish Biology
Tasmanian Banded Morwong Fishery Assessment 2016/2017
Tasmanian Octopus Fishery Assessment 2016/2017
Tasmanian Scalefish Fishery Assessment 2016/2017
Tasmanian Scalefish Fishery Assessment 2017/18
The development of a positive non-infectious control for the detection of Perkinsus using the Ray test; Journal of Shellfish Research
The Pacific Island Region: Fisheries, Aquaculture and Climate Change; Climate Change Impacts on Fisheries and Aquaculture: A Global Analysis
Variation in stable isotope (δ18O and δ13C) signatures in the sagittal otolith carbonate of king threadfin, Polydactylus macrochir across northern Australia reveals multifaceted stock structure; Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology

Research Projects

Establishment of a Professional Association of Australian Fisheries Managers; Fisheries Research & Development Corporation (FRDC)
Socio-economic characterisation of a small scale commercial fishery: opportunities to improve viability and profitability in the Tasmanian Scalefish Fishery; Fisheries Research & Development Corporation (FRDC)
Identifying the Spatial Structure of Tropical Pacific Tuna Stocks
Status of key Australian fish stocks (SAFS) reports 2018, and further development of the SAFS production and dissemination system

Research Candidate Supervision