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Researcher: Hamilton, SA (Ms Sheryl Hamilton)

Fields of Research

Fisheries management
Environmental management
Marine and estuarine ecology (incl. marine ichthyology)
Behavioural ecology
Biological oceanography

Research Objectives

Fisheries - wild caught
Environmental policy, legislation and standards
Expanding knowledge in the biological sciences
The creative arts
Assessment and management of pelagic marine ecosystems
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander connection to land and environment

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

No evidence of cryptic bycatch causing New Zealand sea lion population decline; Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of The United States of America
Population growth of an endangered pinniped - the New Zealand sea lion (Phocarctos hookeri) - is limited more by high pup mortality than fisheries bycatch; ICES Journal of Marine Science
Technical mitigation to reduce marine mammal bycatch and entanglement in commercial fishing gear: lessons learnt and future directions; Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries

Research Projects

DISCOVERING THE ROLE OF RARE AND ENDANGERED MARINE PREDATORS IN THE TASMAN FRACTURE MARINE PARK; Department of Environment and Energy (Cwth) (DoEE)
Review and Analysis of Underwater video of seal interactions with commercial trawl gear

Research Candidate Supervision