Australian Marine Science Conference Eventranet 2017

Concurrent Session 5: G4:Arafura Timor Seas Ecosystem Action


Chair: Ed Butler
Talks in this session will cover all aspects of marine science in the Arafura and Timor Seas (this session is looking for a regional focus, including studies under the Arafura & Timor Seas Ecosystem Action (ATSEA) program)

  • Session Details
  • LocationGallery, Darwin Entertainment Centre
  • Session TimeMonday 3rd July 3:40pm to 5:00pm


  • Presentations In This Session.
Date & Time Title Speaker Theme
3:40pm to 4:00pm Drivers of kilometre-scale coral reef benthic composition in Timor-Leste Catherine Kim G4: Arafura and Timor Seas Ecosystems
4:00pm to 4:20pm Assessing catch composition and fishing grounds of Indonesian dropliners and longliners targeting deepwater snappers and groupers in the Timor and Arafura Seas Peter Mous G4: Arafura and Timor Seas Ecosystems



  • PEPs In This Session.
Date & Time Title Speaker Theme
4:20pm to 4:25pm Fine-scale variability of raised geomorphic features on the Sahul Shelf, North-western Australia Kim Picard PEP Talk
4:25pm to 4:30pm Physical Drivers of Majestic Phytoplankton Blooms in the Northwestern Arafura Sea Jochen Kaempf PEP Talk
4:30pm to 4:35pm A participatory approach to benthic habitat mapping in a highly turbid marine environment Harriet Davies PEP Talk