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Researcher: Cresswell, KA (Ms Katie Cresswell)

Fields of Research

Biological mathematics
Fisheries management
Behavioural ecology
Aquaculture and fisheries stock assessment
Ecological impacts of climate change and ecological adaptation
Evolutionary impacts of climate change
Environment and resource economics
Population ecology

Research Objectives

Biodiversity in Antarctic and Southern Ocean environments
Expanding knowledge in the biological sciences
Fisheries - wild caught
Assessment and management of terrestrial ecosystems
Wild caught edible molluscs
Climate change adaptation measures (excl. ecosystem)
Ecosystem adaptation to climate change

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A model of parental conflict: predicting provisioning behavior of penguin partners in response to local changes in krill; Ecological Modelling
Behaviour affects local-scale distributions of Antarctic krill around South Georgia; Marine Ecology - Progress Series
Boluses: an effective method for assessing the proportions of cephalopods in the diet of albatrosses; Auk
Can macaroni penguins keep up with climate- and fishing-induced changes in krill?; Polar Biology
Centrostephanus Subsidy Program: Initial Evaluation
Connecting recruitment of Antarctic krill and sea ice; Limnology and Oceanography
Diel vertical migration of Antarctic krill (Euphausia superba) is flexible during advection across the Scotia Sea; Journal of Plankton Research
Exploring the effects of reductions in krill biomass in the Southern Ocean on blue whales using a state-dependent foraging model; Ecological Modelling
Modelling the effects of UV radiation on the survival of Antarctic krill (Euphausia superba Dana) in the face of limited data; Ecological Modelling
Poleward bound: adapting to climate-driven species redistribution; Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries
Temperature-dependent growth of Antarctic krill: predictions for a changing climate from a cohort model; Marine Ecology - Progress Series
The certainty of uncertainty in marine conservation and what to do about it; Bulletin of Marine Science
Understanding the evolution of migration through empirical examples; Animal Migration: A Synthesis
Weight loss during breeding is adaptive for female macaroni penguins, Eudyptes chrysolophus; Evolutionary Ecology Research

Research Projects

Evaluation of the subsidy for the Centrostephanus fishery; Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water & Environment (DPIPWE)
Larval dispersal for Southern Rock Lobster and Longspined sea urchin to support management decisions; Fisheries Research & Development Corporation (FRDC)
Modelling fine-scale larval dispersal for Centrostephanus rodgersii; Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water & Environment (DPIPWE)
Obtaining fine-scale effort and catch data for assessing the Centrostephanus rodgersii fishery.; Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water & Environment (DPIPWE)

Research Candidate Supervision