Collaborators: Program 6

This page has three sections:

  1. Collaborations and links at James Cook University
  2. Research collaborations outside James Cook University
  3. Engagement with conservation practitioners

 

1. Collaborations and links at James Cook University

Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef   Studies Andrew Baird Connectivity modelling for onservation planning
Tom Bridge Protection status of previously unknown benthic structures in the Great Barrier Reef
Josh Cinner Social dimensions of marine conservation
Sean Connolly Multiple stressors on coral reefs
Louisa Evans Mapping values of coral reefs for indigenous communities
Michael Fabinyi Benefits and social feasibility of coordinating local actions to form networks of marine protected areas
Nick Graham Multiple stressors on coral reefs
Geoff Jones Conservation planning for connectivity
Garry Russ Establishing and managing marine protected areas in the Philippines
Dave Williamson Conservation planning for connectivity
Centre for Fishing and Fisheries Research Andrew Chin Conservation planning for sharks in the Great Barrier Reef
Michelle Heupel Conservation planning for sharks in the Great Barrier Reef
Steve Sutton Recreational fishing and compliance
Centre for Tropical Biodiversity and Climate Change David Pike Effectiveness of spatial management for persistence of reptiles
Jeremy VanDerWal Conservation planning for climate change
Steve Williams Conservation planning for climate change
Centre for Tropical Environmental and Sustainability Science Bill Laurance Land change modeling and conservation planning
Centre for Tropical Water & Aquatic Ecosystem Research Jon Brodie Development scenarios and environmental impacts in the Great Barrier Reef and across northern Australia
Michelle Devlin Modeling of river plumes in the Great Barrier Reef
Marcus Sheaves Pioritization for removal of barriers to fish movement
School of Anthropology Simon Foale Benefits and social feasibility of coordinating local actions to form networks of marine protected areas
School of Business  Ian Atkinson Simulations and serious games for conservation planning
Tim Marsh Simulations and serious games for conservation planning
Natalie Stoeckl Resource economics and conservation planning; indigenous values of coral reefs
School of Earth and Environmental Sciences Rob Beaman Mapping previously unknown benthic structures in the Great Barrier Reef
Mark Hamann Modelling the fate of marine turtle hatchlings
Milena Kim Species prioritisation in Queensland
Helene Marsh Ecology and conservation of marine megafauna
Scott Smithers Island geomorphology, climate change and conservation planning
School of Marine and Tropical Biology Eric Wolanski Hydrodynamic modeling in the Great Barrier Reef, and implications for conservation planning
The Cairns Institute Allan Dale Environmental governance in northern Australia

 

2. Research collaborations outside James Cook University

 acera logo Mark Burgman Expert elicitation,                   uncertainty, Bayesian networks
  Ken Anthony, Hugh Sweatman, Angus Thompson Modeling dynamic disturbances to marine ecosystems for conservation planning
  Michael Douglas, Vanessa Adams Catchment to coast conservation planning in northern Australia
CPI Logo Ken Vance-Borland, Chuck Willer Project design and funding proposals for research on integrated land-sea planning
  Nadine Marshall Integrating social considerations into conservation planning
  Cathy Dichmont Collaboration on modeling alternative futures for the Great Barrier Reef coastal zone
  Virgilio Hermoso, Mark Kennard, Simon Linke, Integrated conservation planning for catchments; testing of habitat classifications as surrogates for biodiversity; tradeoffs between efficiency and design in conservation planning
 Hasanuddin Uni Jamaluddin Jompa Marine spatial planning in the Coral Triangle
Institut de Recherche pour le Développement Serge Andréfouët Remote sensing and mapping of coral reef habitats, testing habitat maps as surrogates for biodiversity and socioeconomic values
 

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Mike Berumen Conservation planning for coral reefs in the Saudi Red Sea
 

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Sebastian Ferse, Marion Glaser Marine conservation management in Indonesia
 

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Ana Albernaz Priority conservation areas on the Amazon floodplain
CRW_logo_med Scott Heron, Kimberley Maison Modelling dynamic disturbances to coral reef environments; opportunities and challenges to manage marine-mega fauna in a changing climate

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Rene Abesamis, Angel Alcala Connectivity and design of marine protected areas in the Philippines
University College of London, Centre for Biodiversity and Environmental Research  Georgina Mace Measuring impact for protected areas policy
 UOM-Rev3D_H_Sm_new Eric Treml Connectivity modelling for marine conservation planning
NCSU_logo Harold Heatwole Distribution of seasnakes
ceedlogo2_rgb1 Matthew Watts Applications of the C-Plan conservation planning system
  Richard Pollnac Social impacts of marine protected areas
  Gunnar Keppel Conservation of rare and threatened plants in Fiji
University of the Philippines, Marine Science Institute & Marine Protected Areas Support Network Perry Aliño Coordinating local marine management to achieve regional objectives; evaluating management effectiveness of marine protected areas
washington Diana Pietri The role of students in bridging the research-implementation gap
UW logo Warren Porter Development of predictive tools to investigate impacts of climate change on reptiles
World Conservation Monitoring Centre Val Kapos Measuring impact for protected areas policy

 

3. Engagement with conservation practitioners

Program 6 engages with a wide range of practitioners to ensure that our research is relevant and informed by managers and policy makers. A list of groups and organisations with which we collaborate is below:

cynrm_logo_from web Bob Frazer Conservation planning for climate change; prioritization of management actions for sea turtles
  Damon Sydes Prioritisation of stream reaches and wetlands for weed control
  Rose-Liza Eisma-Osorio (Philippines) Design of MPA networks in Siquijor, Danajon Bank
  Sergio Cerdeira, Melanie Kolb, Patricia Koleff, Tania Urquiza Conservation planning in the Gulf of California; land-sea planning in Mexico; modeling of land use change and river plumes
  Jorge Torre Marine conservation planning in the Mid Riff Islands region, Gulf of California, Mexico
  Oliver Coroza Management effectiveness and benefits of marine protected areas in the the Verde Island Passage,   Philippines
Coral Triangle Initiative Interim Regional Secretariat (Indonesian Ministry for Marine Affairs and Fisheries) Suharyanto, Subandano Diposaptono, Permana Yudiarso Contribution to Seascapes Technical Working Group, marine protected area regional exchanges
  Maurice Knight Marine spatial planning in the Coral Triangle
Daly River Management Advisory Committee (DRMAC) John Childs Regional conservation planning for the Daly River catchment
Far North Queensland Regional Organisation of Councils Travis Sydes Priorities for investment in protection and restoration
  Jon Day, Laurence McCook, Malcolm Turner, Hugh Yorkston Conservation planning for a changing coastal zone; prioritisation of management actions on GBR islands; design of marine protected areas
Hunter Councils Environment Division Meredith Laing Priorities for protection and restoration in the Hunter Valley region of New South Wales
 N Kathryn Boynton, Michael Digby, Noeline Ikin Planning for multiple objectives across catchments; bioregional planning in the Gilbert and Staaten catchments
Northern Territory Department of Natural Resources, Environment, The Arts and Sport Ian Lancaster Conservation planning for the Daly River catchment
oceanicsociety_1 Bryan Wallace Management of marine turtles in the face of climate change
PEW trust Imogen Zethoven Assessment of management costs of marine protected areas in the Coral Sea
Projeto_Tamar Neca Marcovaldi Management of marine turtles in the face of climate change
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Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Rob Coles, Len McKenzie Seagrass conservation in the Great Barrier Reef
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Department of Environment and Heritage Protection
Rob Hughes, Leslie Shirreffs Bioregional planning for the Gilbert and Staaten catchments, Gulf of Carpentaria
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Department of National Parks, Recreation, Sport and Racing
John Hicks, Annie Moody Estimating costs of managing protected areas; prioritisation of management actions on Great Barrier Reef islands
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Department of Science, Information Technology, Innovation and the Arts
Remote Sensing Centre, Bruce Wilson QLD Herbarium Conservation planning for the Great Barrier Reef coast; conservation of regional ecosystems across Queensland
Rare English Blue Stuart Green, Roquelito Mancao Marine protected area networks in the Philippines
Reef-Catchments-Three-Colour-CMYK-Medium Derek Ball, Kerri Woodcock Island Rescue campaign for Australian islands; prioritization of riparian restoration works; conservation planning for climate change
  Jointly Sisiolo (Solomon Islands government) National gap analysis for terrestrial and marine environments
  Tom Brooks, Simon Stuart Guidelines for conservation planning; global conservation priorities
Terrain 3col vert (Med) Steve McDermott Conservation planning for climate change
Territory NRM Kate Andrews Planning for multiple objectives across catchments
Alison Green, Rick Hamilton, Alan White Marine conservation planning in the Coral Triangle; conservation opportunities in the Solomon Islands; effects of markets on coral reef fish in the Solomon Islands
Torres Strait Regional Management Authority (NRM) Frank Loban, Vic McGrath, Damian Miley Incorporating indigenous knowledge into systematic conservation planning; prioritization of management actions for sea turtles; conservation planning for climate change
TCC_MAIN_1 Chris Manning Applications of conservation planning to identify priority habitats
UN Enviro Program Convention on Migratory Species Donna Kwan Innovative programs to improve the conservation status of dugongs and their seagrass habitats
  Ken Atkins, Keith Morris, Scott Whiting Conservation planning for the South West Australia Ecoregion; prioritisation of management actions on   islands along the Pilbara coast; marine megafauna and Indigenous engagement
Wheatbelt NRM Brett Beecham Conservation planning for the Avon catchment, south west Western Australia
WCS-fijiWCS Fiji Stacy Jupiter Estimating opportunity costs of marine protected areas; linking national and local conservation objectives; design of marine protected areas in Bua
WCS  Stuart Campbell Assessing the social impacts of marine protected areas in north Sulawesi
World Commission on Protected Areas (IUCN) Stephen Woodley Guidelines for conservation planning; global conservation priorities
Panda WWF WWF Australia Chris Curnow, Sue Eber, Gilly Llewellyn, Martin Taylor Conservation planning in the South West Australia Ecoregion; financial assessment of the Queensland 20 million hectares by 2020 election promise (Report available for download)
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Carlos Scaramuzza Priority conservation areas on the Amazon floodplain
Panda WWFWWF Global Marine Program John Tanzer Strategy for marine spatial planning

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