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Researcher: Krueck, N (Dr Nils Krueck)

Fields of Research

Marine and estuarine ecology (incl. marine ichthyology)
Fisheries management
Conservation and biodiversity
Aquaculture and fisheries stock assessment
Population ecology
Aquaculture
Other biological sciences
Natural resource management
Ecological impacts of climate change and ecological adaptation
Applied economics

Research Objectives

Wild caught fin fish (excl. tuna)
Coastal or estuarine biodiversity
Fisheries - wild caught
Wild caught edible molluscs
Fisheries - recreational freshwater
Rehabilitation or conservation of coastal or estuarine environments
Marine biodiversity
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Fisheries - aquaculture
Rehabilitation or conservation of fresh, ground and surface water environments
Rehabilitation or conservation of marine environments
Wild caught rock lobster
Rights to environmental and natural resources (excl. water allocation)
Environmental policy, legislation and standards
Climate change adaptation measures (excl. ecosystem)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A review of the application of molecular genetics for fisheries management and conservation of sharks and rays; Journal of Fish Biology
Does sympatry affect trophic resource use in congeneric tidepool fishes? A tale of two gobies Favonigobius lentiginosus and Favonigobius exquisitus; Journal of Fish Biology
Early post-settlement habitat and diet shifts and the nursery function of tidepools during Sillago spp. recruitment in Moreton Bay, Australia; Marine Ecology Progress Series
Evaluating sustainable development policies in rural coastal economies; Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
Incorporating larval dispersal into MPA design for both conservation and fisheries; Ecological Applications
Individual and population benefits of marine reserves for reef sharks; Current Biology
Integrating larvae connectivity model optimum and reserve size on Marine Protected Area design case study at Sawai Bay, Central Maluku District; Majalah Ilmiah Globe
Marine conservation across protected area boundaries; Nature Ecology and Evolution
Marine reserve targets to sustain and rebuild unregulated fisheries; PLoS Biology
Modern environmental conditions recorded in surface sediment samples off W and SW Indonesia: planktonic foraminifera and biogenic compounds analyses; Marine Micropaleontology
Multi-gene barcoding to discriminate sibling species within a morphologically difficult fish genus (Sillago); Fisheries Research
New SNPs for population genetic analysis reveal possible cryptic speciation of eastern Australian sea mullet (Mugil cephalus); Molecular Ecology Resources
Ocean currents and the population genetic signature of fish migrations; Ecology
Ocean zoning within a sparing versus sharing framework; Theoretical Ecology
Quantitative decision support tools facilitate social-ecological alignment in community-based marine protected area design; Ecology and Society
Reassessing shark-driven trophic cascades on coral reefs: a reply to Ruppert et al; Trends in Ecology and Evolution
Reserve sizes needed to protect coral reef fishes; Conservation Letters
Spawning activity of the Australian lungfish Neoceratodus forsteri in an impoundment; Journal of Fish Biology
The ecological role of sharks on coral reefs; Trends in Ecology and Evolution

Research Projects

Developing a cost-effective monitoring regime and stock assessment for Sand Flathead in Tasmania; Fisheries Research & Development Corporation (FRDC)
Options to effectively monitor and regulate recreational catch limits in the Tasmanian rock lobster fishery; Fisheries Research & Development Corporation (FRDC)
Assessing the spawning characteristics and reproductive biology of pearl perch (Glaucosoma scapulare) in Queensland
Development of a user-friendly Management Strategy Evaluation framework for Queensland's rocky reef fishery
Fish Forever MA+R Design and Assessment
Fish Forever MA+R Design and Assessment Extension
Fishery Assessment: Scalefish
Improving assessment approaches for deep-water species
Octopus Fishery Annual Assessment (2015-2020)

Research Candidate Supervision