Australian Marine Science Conference Eventranet 2017

Concurrent Session 5: G1:Marine fundamentals


Chair: Aria Lee
G1: Marine fundamentals
Talks in this session will cover a broad range of topics that are not covered in other symposia: marine ecology, marine biology, marine chemistry, marine geology and oceanography.

  • Session Details
  • LocationGallery, Darwin Entertainment Centre
  • Session TimeTuesday 4th July 3:40pm to 5:00pm


  • Presentations In This Session.
Date & Time Title Speaker Theme
3:40pm to 4:00pm Overview of currents, nutrients and plankton of southeastern Tasmanian coastal waters from a five year field study Christine Crawford G1: Marine fundamentals
4:00pm to 4:20pm The distribution of cyanobacteria in the waters of the Great Barrier Reef Lesley Clementson S16: Observing the tropical northern waters
4:20pm to 4:40pm Carbon and nutrient cycling along the river-ocean continuum in Princess Charlotte Bay: observational methods to characterize the dominant biogeochemical pathways. Joseph Crosswell G1: Marine fundamentals



  • PEPs In This Session.
Date & Time Title Speaker Theme
4:40pm to 4:45pm Towards biogeochemical modelling of the East Australian Current system Carlos Rocha PEP Talk
4:45pm to 4:50pm Operation Crayweed: raising awareness about underwater forests in Sydney and beyond Adriana Verges PEP Talk
4:50pm to 4:55pm Identifying robust bioindicators for seagrass light stress over several timescales Kathryn McMahon Adams PEP Talk