Papers from 2009

Iron-monosulfide oxidation in natural sediments: Resolving microbially mediated S transformations using XANES, electron microscopy, and selective extractions, Edward D. Burton, Richard T. Bush, Leigh A. Sullivan, Rosalie K. Hocking, David RG Mitchell, Scott G. Johnston, R W. Fitzpatrick, M Raven, S McClure, and L Y. Yang

2009 Environmental Science and Technology 43:9 3128-3134.

Iron-sulfur biomineralisation and arsenic mobility in acid-sulfate wetlands, Edward D. Burton, Scott G. Johnston, Richard T. Bush, Leigh A. Sullivan, Kym M. Watling, and Annabelle F. Keene

2009 Abstracts of Our volatile planet: Goldschmidt 2009: 19th annual VM Goldschmidt Conference 71:13, suppl. 1.


Carbon stable isotope discrimination: a possible growth index for the kelp Undaria pinnatifida, Matheus Carvalho de Carvalho, Ken-ichi Hayashizaki, and Hisao Ogawa

2009 Marine Ecology Progress Series 381 71-82.


Short-term measurement of carbon stable isotope discrimination in photosynthesis and respiration by aquatic macrophytes, with marine macroalgal examples, Matheus Carvalho de Carvalho, Ken-ichi Hayashizaki, and Hisao Ogawa

2009 Journal of Phycology 45:3 761-770.

Short-term measurement of carbon stable isotope fractionation in photosynthesis by seaweeds, Matheus Carvalho de Carvalho, Ken-ichi Hayashizaki, and Hisao Ogawa

2009 Kayo Monthly 41 221-224.

Kaisou no kougousei ni okeru tanso antei douitai bunbetsu no danjikan sokutei houhou no kaihatsu, Matheus Carvalho de Carvalho, K Hayashizaki, and H Ogawa

2009 Kaiyo Monthly 41 221-224.

Systematics and taxonomy of Australian birds, Leslie Christidis and Walter E. Boles


Soviet and other catches of humpback whales in the Southern Ocean, 1947-1973, P Clapham, Wally Franklin, D Paton, CS Baker, YV Ivashchenko, and RL Brownell

2009 MFR 1-14.


Catches of humpback whales, megaptera novaeangliae, by the Soviet Union and other nations in the southern ocean, 1947–1973, Phil Clapham, Yuri Mikhalev, Wally Franklin, David Paton, C Scott Baker, Yulia V. Ivashchenko, and Robert L. Brownell

2009 Marine Fisheries Review 71:1 39-43.

Bauxite refinery residues, potential for waste utilisation, Malcolm Clark, DM McConchie, and M Johnston

2009 Waste management : research, technology, and developments.


The long-term stability of a metal-laden BauxsolTM reagent under different geochemical conditions, Malcolm W. Clark, J Berry, and D McConchie

2009 Geochemistry: Exploration, Environment, Analysis 9 101-112.


A comparison of ratio and allometric scaling methods for normalizing power and strength in elite rugby union players, Blair T. Crewther, Nicholas Gill, Robert P. Weatherby, and Tim Lowe

2009 Journal of Sports Sciences 27:14 1575-1580.


Archaeobotany in Australia and New Guinea: practice, potential and prospects, Tim Denham, Jennifer Atchison, Jeremy Austin, Sheahan Bestel, Doreen Bowdery, Alison Crowther, Nic Dolby, Andrew Fairbairn, Judith Field, Amanda Kennedy, Carol J. Lentfer, Carney Matheson, Sue Nugent, Jeffrey F. Parr, Matiu Prebble, Gail Robertson, Jim Specht, Robin Torrence, Huw Barton, Richard Fullagar, Simon Haberle, Mark Horrocks, Tara Lewis, and Peter Matthews

2009 Australian Archaeology 68 1-10.

High-energy wave deposits at the eastern shore of Bonaire (Netherlands Antilles), M Engel, T Willershauser, A Bolten, H Bruckner, G Daut, V Wennrich, D Kelletat, Anja Scheffers, Sander R. Scheffers, and F Schabitz

2009 EGU General Assembly 2009.


Denitrification efficiency for defining critical loads of carbon in shallow coastal ecosystems, Bradley D. Eyre and Angus JP Ferguson

2009 Hydrobiologia 629:1 137-146.

Relationships between pasture availability, wool profiles and staple strength in different sheep grazing environments, K G. Geenty, Michael B. Whelan, and A J. Smith

2009 Proceedings of Recent Advances in Animal Nutrition Conference 2009.

Temperature and hydrologic variability in the Holocene documented in corals from the Southern Caribbean Sea, Cyril Giry, Thomas Felis, Sander Scheffers, D Scholz, A Mangini, and Claudia Fensterer

2009 PAGES 1st Young Scientists Meeting: Retrospective views on our planet's future.

Characteristics of tree hollows used by Australian birds and bats, Ross L. Goldingay

2009 Wildlife Research 36:5 394-409.

Use of artificial tree hollows by Australian birds and bats, Ross L. Goldingay and Jane R. Stevens

2009 Wildlife Research 36:2 81-97.

Gliding performance and its relevance to gap crossing by the squirrel glider (Petaurus norfolcensis), Ross L. Goldingay and Brendan D. Taylor

2009 Australian Journal of Zoology 57:2 99-104.


The use of molecular phylogenetic and morphological tools to identify cryptic and paraphyletic species: examples from the diminutive long-fingered bats (Chiroptera: Miniopteridae: Miniopterus) on Madagascar, Steven M. Goodman, Claudette P. Maminirina, Helen M. Bradman, Leslie Christidis, and Belinda Appleton

2009 American Museum Novitates 3669 1-34.


Investigating gastropod habitat associations in saltmarsh, Joanne Green, Amanda J. Reichelt-Brushett, and S WL Jacobs

2009 Wetlands (Australia) 25:1 25-37.


Re-establishing a saltmarsh vegetation structure in a changing climate, Joanne Green, Amanda J. Reichelt-Brushett, and S WL Jacobs

2009 Ecological Management & Restoration 10:1 20-30.


Reduced performance of native infauna following recruitment to a habitat-forming invasive marine alga, Paul E. Gribben, Jeffrey T. Jeffrey, Wayne A. O'Connor, Martina A. Doblin, Bradley D. Eyre, and Peter D. Steinberg

2009 Oecologia 158:4 733-745.


The economic impact of low cost imported Asian prawns on the NSW aquaculture industry, Jeffrey A. Guy

2009 Australian Prawn Farmers Association & Australian Barramundi Farmers Association Conference 2009.


Heterosis in fingerlings from a diallel cross between two wild strains of silver perch (Bidyanus bidyanus), Jeffrey A. Guy, Dean R. Jerry, and Stuart J. Rowland

2009 Aquaculture Research 40:11 1291-1300.


Economic assessment of an intra-specific cross of silver perch (Bidyanus bidyanus Mitchell) for commercial farming, Jeffrey A. Guy, Bill Johnston, and Oscar J. Cacho

2009 Aquaculture Economics and Management 13:4 328-343.

Bacterial adhesion and marine fouling, Tilmann Harder and Lachlan H. Yee

2009 Advances in marine antifouling coatings and technologies.

Museum holdings of the broad-headed snake Hoplocephalus bungaroides (Squamata: Elapidae), Jamie Harris and Ross Goldingay

2009 Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 130 1-19.


Cercartetus concinnus (Diprotodontia: Burramyidae), Jamie M. Harris

2009 Mammalian Species 831 1-11.


Cercartetus lepidus (Diprotodontia: Burramyidae), Jamie M. Harris

2009 Mammalian Species 842 1-8.

Conservation and values: global cetacean summary report, Peter Lynton Harrison, Daniel Burns, Christine Ann Fury, and Greg O. Luker

2009 Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts.


Patterns of whistles emitted by wild Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops aduncus) during a provisioning program, Elizabeth Hawkins and Donald Gartside

2009 Aquatic Mammals 35:2 171-186.


Interactive behaviours of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops aduncus) during encounters with vessels, Elizabeth Hawkins and Donald F. Gartside

2009 Aquatic Mammals 35:2 259-268.

Suiken no seisan ryoku sokutei: nani ga mondai ka?, K Hayashizaki, Matheus Carvalho de Carvalho, and H Ogawa

2009 Kaiyo Monthly 41 225-229.

Primary production in coastal ecosystems: what are the problems?, Ken-ishi Hayashizaki, Matheus Carvalho de Carvalho, and Hisao Ogawa

2009 Kayo Monthly 41 225-229.

Use of fauna road-crossing structures in north-eastern New South Wales, Ian F. Hayes and Ross L. Goldingay

2009 Australian Mammalogy 31:2 89-95.


Assessment of metals and a metalloid in sediments from Hawaiian coral reef ecosystems, Laetitia Hedouin, Amanda J. Reichelt-Brushett, and Ruth D. Gates

2009 Marine Pollution Bulletin 51:11 1759-1765.

Family Notiomystidae, Peter J. Higgins and Leslie Christidis

2009 Handbook of the birds of the world: volume 13: penduline-tits to shrikes.


Assessment of hydraulic conductivity in coastal floodplain acid sulphate soils on the north coast of NSW, Phillip Hirst, Peter G. Slavich, Scott G. Johnston, and Simon Walsh

2009 Industry and Investment NSW.

Iron(III) accumulations in inland saline waterways, Hunter Valley, Australia: Mineralogy, micromorphology and pore-water geochemistry, Lloyd S. Isaacson, Edward D. Burton, Richard T. Bush, David RG Mitchell, Scott G. Johnston, Bennett CT Macdonald, Leigh A. Sullivan, and Ian White

2009 Applied Geochemistry 24:10 1825-1834.

Biomineralisation of nano-Fe(III) phases in inland waterways, Lloyd S. Isaacson, Edward D. Burton, Richard T. Bush, David RG Mitchell, Scott G. Johnston, and Leigh A. Sullivan

2009 Abstracts of Our volatile planet: Goldschmidt 2009: 19th annual VM Goldschmidt Conference 71:13, suppl. 1.


Skin irritation and histopathologic alterations in rats exposed to lightstick contents, UV radiation and seawater, Juliana A. Ivar do Sul, Obirajara Rodrigues, Isaac R. Santos, Gilberto Fillman, and Alexandre Matthiensen

2009 Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 72:7 2020-2024.


Sustainable private native forestry – timber production, biodiversity and soil and water indicators and their applicability to northeast NSW, V Alex Jay, David Sharpe, J Doland Nichols, and Jerome K. Vanclay

2009 Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation (RIDC).


Effects of activated sludge on the degradation of chlorate in soils under varying environmental conditions, Chunxiao Jiang, Huashou Li, and Chuxia Lin

2009 Journal of Hazardous Materials 162:2-3 1053-1058.


The British river of the future: how climate change and human activity might affect two contrasting river ecosystems in England, Andrew C. Johnston, Michael C. Acreman, Michael J. Dunbar, Stephen W. Feist, Anna Marie Giacomello, Rodolph E. Gozlan, Shelley A. Hinsley, Anton T. Ibbotson, Helen P. Jarvie, J Iwan Jones, Matt Longshaw, Stephen C. Maberly, Terry J. Marsh, Colin Neal, Jonathon R. Newman, Miles A. Nunn, Roger W. Pickup, Nick S. Reynard, Caroline A. Sullivan, John P. Sumpter, and Richard J. Williams

2009 Science of The Total Environment 407:17 4787-4798.


Pore water sampling in acid sulfate soils: a new peeper method, Scott G. Johnston, Edward D. Burton, Annabelle F. Keene, Richard T. Bush, Leigh A. Sullivan, and Lloyd S. Isaacson

2009 Journal of Environmental Quality 38 2474-2477.


Changes in water quality following tidal inundation of coastal lowland acid sulfate soil landscapes, Scott G. Johnston, Richard T. Bush, Leigh A. Sullivan, Edward D. Burton, C Douglas Smith, Michelle A. Martens, Angus E. McElnea, Colin R. Ahern, Bernard Powell, Luisa P. Stephens, Steven T. Wilbraham, and Simon van Heel

2009 Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 81:2 257-266.


Saturated hydraulic conductivity of sulfuric horizons in coastal floodplain acid sulfate soils: variability and implications, Scott G. Johnston, Phillip Hirst, Peter Slavich, Richard T. Bush, and Thor Aaso

2009 Geoderma 151:3-4 387-394.


Remediation of coastal acid sulfate soils by tidal inundation: effectiveness and geochemical implications, Scott G. Johnston, Annabelle F. Keene, Richard T. Bush, Edward D. Burton, and Leigh A. Sullivan

2009 Proceedings of 18th NSW Coastal Conference.


Contemporary pedogenesis of severely degraded tropical acid sulfate soils after introduction of regular tidal inundation, Scott G. Johnston, Annabelle F. Keene, Richard T. Bush, Edward D. Burton, Leigh A. Sullivan, C Douglas Smith, Angus E. McElnea, Michelle A. Martens, and Steven T. Wilbraham

2009 Geoderma 149:3-4 335-346.


Growth and physiological response of six Australian rainforest tree species to a light gradient, Jeffrey Kelly, Shibu Jose, J Doland Nichols, and Mila Bristow

2009 Forest Ecology and Management 257:1 287-293.


Behaviour of handmade FRP anchors under tensile load in uncracked concrete, S J. Kim and Scott T. Smith

2009 Advances in Structural Engineering 12:6 845-865.

Shear strength and behaviour of FRP spike anchors in cracked concrete, S J. Kim and Scott T. Smith

2009 Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium of the Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Reinforcement for Concrete Structures (FRPRCS-9).

Strengthening of RC slabs with large penetrations using anchored FRP composites, S J. Kim and Scott T. Smith

2009 Proceedings of the 2nd Asia Pacific Conference on FRP in Structures, APFIS 2009 111-116.

Trends in molluscan gene sequence similarity: an observation from genes expressed within the hypobranchial gland of Dicathais orbita (Gmelin, 1791) (Neogastropoda: Muricidae), P W. Laffy, Kristen Benkendorff, and C A. Abbott

2009 Proceedings of the Symposium "Neogastropod Origins, Phylogeny, Evolutionary Pathways and Mechanisms" held during the 2007 World Congress of Malacology, in 'Nautilus' 123:3 154-158.

Basic fish health management for prawn farmers, M Landos and Jeffrey A. Guy

2009 RIRDC Project 002273.


Submarine ground water discharge driven by tidal pumping in a heterogeneous Aquifer, X Li, B X. Hu, William C. Burnett, Isaac R. Santos, and J P. Chanton

2009 Ground Water 47:4 558-568.


Monthly variation of condition index, energy reserves and antibacterial activity in Pacific oysters, Crassostrea gigas, in Stansbury (South Australia), Yan Li, Jian G. Qin, Xiaoxu Li, and Kirsten Benkendorff

2009 Aquaculture 286:1/2 64-71.


Spawning-dependent stress responses in Pacific oysters, Crassostrea gigas: a simulated bacterial challenge in oysters, Yan Li, Jian G. Qin, Xiaoxu Li, and Kirsten Benkendorff

2009 Aquaculture 293:3/4 164-171.


Spawning-dependent stress response to food deprivation in Pacific oyster, Crassostrea gigas, Yan Li, Jian G. Qin, Xiaoxu Li, and Kirsten Benkendorff

2009 Aquaculture 286:3/4 309-317.

Historical nutrients status in the Richmond River in the absence of monitoring data, Brendan Logan and Kathryn H. Taffs

2009 18th NSW Coastal Conference.


Behaviour of CFRP-strengthened deteriorated RC beams subjected to fatigue, M KY Loo, S J. Foster, and Scott T. Smith

2009 University of New South Wales, School of Civil Engineering, UNICIV Reports: Series R 455.

Fatigue behaviour of CFRP repaired corroded RC beams, M KY Loo, S J. Foster, and Scott T. Smith

2009 Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium of the Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Reinforcement for Reinforced Concrete Structures (FRPRCS-9).


Reproductive ecology of the scleractinian corals Echinopora gemmacea and Leptoria phrygia (Faviidae) on equatorial reefs in Kenya, Sangeeta Mangubhai

2009 Invertebrate Reproduction & Development 53:2 67-79.


Extended breeding seasons and asynchronous spawning among equatorial reef corals in Kenya, Sangeeta Mangubhai and Peter Lynton Harrison

2009 Marine Ecology Progress Series 374 305-310.


Taxonomy of the heavily exploited Indo-Pacific sandfish complex (Echinodermata: Holothuriidae), Claude Massin, Sven Uthicke, Steven W. Purcell, Frank WE Rowe, and Yves Samyn

2009 Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 155:1 40-59.

Analysis of FRP-to-concrete joint assemblies with FRP spike anchors using the applied element method, I Mohamed, R Seracino, and Scott T. Smith

2009 Proceedings of the 2nd Asia Pacific Conference on FRP in Structures, APFIS 2009 223-228.


Fe and S K-edge XAS determination of iron-sulfur species present in a range of acid sulfate soils: Effects of particle size and concentration on quantitative XANES determinations, Kate E. Morgan, Edward D. Burton, Perran LM Cook, Mark D. Raven, Robert W. Fitzpatrick, Richard T. Bush, Leigh A. Sullivan, and Rosalie K. Hocking

2009 Journal of Physics: Conference Series 190:1.


Contributions of root and stump sprouts to natural regeneration of a logged tropical dry forest in Bolivia, Bonifacio Mostacedo, Francis E. Putz, Todd S. Fredericksen, Armando Villca, and Turian Palacios

2009 Forest Ecology and Management 258:6 978-985.


Insight into the effect of CB loading on tension, compression, hardness and abrasion properties of SBR and NBR filled compounds, Ahmed Mostafa, A Abouel-Kasem, M R. Bayoumi, and M G. El-Sebaie

2009 Materials & Design 30:5 1785-1791.


On the influence of CB loading on the creep and relaxation behavior of SBR and NBR rubber vulcanizates, Ahmed Mostafa, A Abouel-Kasem, M R. Bayoumi, and M G. El-Sebaie

2009 Materials & Design 30:7 2721-2725.


The influence of CB loading on thermal aging resistance of SBR and NBR rubber compounds under different aging temperature, Ahmed Mostafa, A Abouel-Kasem, M R. Bayoumi, and M G. El-Sebaie

2009 Materials & Design 30:3 791-795.


Export of non-native gastropod shells to a coastal lagoon: alteration of habitat structure has negligible effects on infauna, Andrea Nicastro, Melanie J. Bishop, Brendan P. Kelaher, and Lisandro Benedetti-Cecchi

2009 Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 374:1 31-36.


Application of anaesthetics for sex identification and bioactive compound recovery from wild Dicathais orbita, Warwick J. Noble, Rebecca R. Cocks, James O. Harris, and Kirsten Benkendorff

2009 Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 380:1/2 53-60.


Genetic diversity and connectivity in a brooding reef coral at the limit of its distribution, Annika ME Noreen, Peter Lynton Harrison, and Madeleine JH Van Oppen

2009 Proceedings of the Royal Society of London: Biological Sciences 276:1675 3927-3935.


Relationships of the New Guinean songbird genera Amalocichla and Pachycare based on mitochondrial and nuclear DNA sequences, Janette A. Norman, Walter E. Boles, and Leslie Christidis

2009 Journal of Avian Biology 40:6 640-645.


A multi-gene phylogeny reveals novel relationships for aberrant genera of Australo-Papuan core Corvoidea and polyphyly of the Pachycephalidae and Psophodidae (Aves: Passeriformes), Janette A. Norman, Per GP Ericson, Knud A. Jonsson, Jon Fjeldsa, and Leslie Christidis

2009 Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 52:2 488-497.

Potential for ecological health impacts of discharges from Skennars Head Wastewater Treatment Plant, Joanne Margaret Oakes and Bradley D. Eyre

2009 Ballina Shire Council.


Biogeneration of chromophoric dissolved organic matter by bacteria and krill in the Southern Ocean, Eva Ortega-Retuerta, Thomas K. Frazer, Carlos M. Duarte, Sergio Ruiz-Halpern, Antonio Tovar-Sa´nchez, Jesu´s M. Arrieta, and Isabel Reche

2009 Limnology and Oceanography 54:6 1941-1950.

Managing human activities in Cape Byron Marine Park, Andrew Page, David J. Lloyd, and RJ Payne

2009 18th NSW Coastal Conference 2009.


Resource inventory for conversion modelling, Graeme Palmer and Jerome K. Vanclay

2009 Forest growth and timber quality: crown models and simulation methods for sustainable forest management: Proceedings of an International Conference 145-150.


Ilex vomitoria Ait. (Yaupon): a native North American source of a caffeinated and antioxidant-rich tea, Matthew J. Palumbo, Stephen T. Talcott, and Francis E. Putz

2009 Economic Botany 63:2 130-137.

Human adaptive responses to catastrophic landscape disruptions during the Holocene, Numundo, PNG, Jeffrey F. Parr, William E. Boyd, Vicki Harriott, and Robin Torrence

2009 Geographical Research 47:2 155-174.


Sugarcane phytoliths: encapsulation and sequestration of a long-lived carbon fraction, Jeffrey F. Parr, Leigh A. Sullivan, and Robert Quirk

2009 Sugar Tech 11:1 17-21.

Teaching GIS and remote sensing undergraduate courses externally: reflections on a decade of experience, Sumith Pathirana

2009 32nd Applied Geography Conference.

Examining the impact of climate change on the spatial distribution of coastal wetland communities in the northeast NSW, Sumith Pathirana, Clement E. Akumu, and Serwan MJ Baban

2009 Papers of 32nd Applied Geography Conference.

Vegetation change detection using multi-temporal satellite data in the Horton Plain National Park, Sri Lanka, Sumith Pathirana, S Ediriweera, B MP Singhakumara, and P Wickramagamage

2009 Meeting Multiple Demands for Forest Information: New Technologies in Forest Data Gathering: IUFRO, The Global Network for Forestry Science Corporation Conference.


Study of potential risk of dengue disease outbreak in Sri Lanka using GIS and statistical modelling, Sumith Pathirana, Masato Kawabata, and Rohitha Goonatilake

2009 Journal of Rural and Tropical Public Health 8 8-17.


Abundance estimate of Australian east coast humpback whales (Group E1) in 2005 using multi year photo-identification data and capture-recapture analysis, David Paton, Lyndon O. Brooks, Daniel Burns, E Kniest, Peter Harrison, and Peter Baverstock

2009 International Whaling Committee Scientific Committee Meeting, SC/61/SH10.


Anthropogenic soils and tree distributions in a lowland forest in Bolivia, Clea Paz-Rivera and Francis E. Putz

2009 Biotropica 41:6 665-675.


A comparison of measurement methods for radium-226 on manganese fiber, Richard N. Peterson, William C. Burnett, Natasha Dimova, and Isaac R. Santos

2009 Limnology and Oceanography: Methods 7 196-205.


Effective fluorochrome marking of juvenile sea cucumbers for sea ranching and restocking, Steven W. Purcell and Bernard F. Blockmans

2009 Aquaculture 296:3-4 263-270.


Status and management of the sea cucumber fishery of La Grande Terre, New Caledonia. Programme ZoNéCo, Steven W. Purcell, H Gossuin, and NS Agudo


Changes in weight and length of sea cucumbers during conversion to processed beche-de-mer: filling gaps for some exploited tropical species, Steven W. Purcell, Hugues Gossuin, and Natacha S. Agudo

2009 SPC Beche-de-mer Information Bulletin 29 3-6.


Dangers of carbon-based conservation, F E. Putz and K H. Redford

2009 Global Environment Change 19:4 400-401.

Carbon benefits from avoiding and repairing forest degradation, Francis E. Putz and Robert Nasi

2009 Realising REDD+: national strategy and policy options 249-262.


Conserving carbon in tropical forests: pitfalls and possibilities, Francis E. Putz and P A. Zuidema

2009 Forests and Climate Change: adaptation and mitigation 19-24.


Treatment of an iron-rich ARD using waste carbonate rock: bench-scale reactor test results, Daniel Ray, Malcolm W. Clark, and Tracey Pitman

2009 Mine Water and the Environment 28:4 253-263.


Improving dimensional stability in plantation-grown E. pilularis and E. dunnii, Carolyn A. Raymond, Michael Henson, Marie-Chantale Pelletier, Steve Boyton, Bill Joe, Dane Thomas, Helen Smith, and Jerome K. Vanclay

2009 Forest and Wood Products Australia.