Papers from 2004

Identifying training needs to improve Indigenous community representatives input into environmental resource management consultative processes: a case study of the Bundjalung Nation (Presentation), David J. Lloyd and Fiona Norrie

2004 Proceedings of Effective Sustainability Education Conference: What Works? Why? Where Next? Linking Research and Practice.

Advances in sea cucumber aquaculture and management, Alessandro Lovatelli, Chantal Conand, Steven W. Purcell, Sven Uthicke, Jean-François Hamel, and Annie Mercier


Effects of Bauxsol™ and biosolids on soil conditions of acid-generating mine spoil for plant growth, Gary Maddocks, Chuxia Lin, and David M. McConchie

2004 Environmental Pollution 127:2 157-167.


Sample pre-treatment and the determination of some chemical properties of acid sulfate soil materials, Crystal A. Maher, Leigh A. Sullivan, and Nicholas J. Ward

2004 Australian Journal of Soil Research 42:6 667-670.

CFRP-retrofitted RC exterior beam-column connections under cyclic loads, S S. Mahini, H R. Ronagh, and Scott T. Smith

2004 Proceedings of the Second International Conference on FRP Composites in Civil Engineering: CICE 2004 647-652.

The effect of nitrogen loading on on-site system design: a model for determining land application area size (Presentation), Anthony McCardell, Leigh Davison, and Andrew Edwards

2004 6th Specialist Conference on Small Water & Wastewater Systems/1st International Conference on Onsite Wastewater Treatment & Recycling.

Modeling deforestation at distinct geographic scales and time periods in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, Benoît Mertens, David Kaimowitz, Atie Puntodewo, Jerome K. Vanclay, and Patricia Mendez

2004 International Regional Science Review 27:3 271-296.


Conserving reptiles and frogs in the forests of New South Wales, David A. Newell and Ross L. Goldingay

2004 Conservation of Australia's forest fauna.


Causes of sulfur isotope variability in the seagrass, Zostera capricorni, Joanne Margaret Oakes and Rod M. Connolly

2004 Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 302:2 153-164.

Farmers, crops and trees: sustainable agroforestry: research and experience from West Africa: an introductory handbook, Dermot O. O'Regan and Caroline A. Sullivan


Morphometric and visual fossil phytolith identification using a regionally specific digital database, Jeffrey F. Parr

2004 Phytolitharian 16:2 2-10.

A microwave digestion technique for the extraction of fossil diatoms from coastal lake and swamp sediments, Jeffrey F. Parr, Kathryn H. Taffs, and Christopher M. Lane

2004 Journal of Paleolimnology 31:3 383-390.

Effects of pH and salinity on copper, lead and zinc sorption rates in sediments from Moreton Bay, Australia, Ian R. Phillips, Dane T. Lamb, Darryl W. Hawker, and Edward D. Burton

2004 Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 73:6 1041-1048.

Diurnal variations in the chemistry of geothermal fluids after discharge, Champagne Pool, Waiotapu, New Zealand, J G. Pope, David M. McConchie, Malcolm W. Clark, and K L. Brown

2004 Chemical Geology 203:3-4 253-272.


Effects of ultraviolet radiation and visible light on the development of encapsulated molluscan embryos, Rachel Przeslawski, Andrew R. Davis, and Kirsten Benkendorff

2004 Marine Ecology Progress Series 268 151-160.


Criteria for release strategies and evaluating the restocking of sea cucumbers, Steven W. Purcell

2004 Advances in sea cucumber aquaculture and management 181-191.

Management options for restocked trochus fisheries, Steven W. Purcell

2004 Stock enhancement and sea ranching: developments, pitfalls and opportunities 233-243.


Releases of cultured sub-adult Trochus niloticus generate broodstock for fishery replenishment in Vanuatu, Steven W. Purcell, M J. Amos, and K Pakoa

2004 Fisheries Research 67:3 329-333.

Meeting the needs of geoinfomatics education the Carribean region, Bheshem Ramlal, Serwan MJ Baban, and Raid Al-Tahir

2004 Asian Journal Geoinformatics 4:3 91-96.


Development of a sublethal test to determine the effects of copper and lead on scleractinian coral larvae, Amanda J. Reichelt-Brushett and Peter Lynton Harrison

2004 Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 47:1 40-55.


Factors contributing to the acid sulfate soil scalding process in the coastal floodplains of New South Wales, Australia, Mark A. Rosicky, Leigh A. Sullivan, Peter G. Slavich, and Mike Hughes

2004 Australian Journal of Soil Research 42:6 587-594.


Soil properties in and around acid sulfate soil scalds in the coastal floodplains of New South Wales, Australia, Mark A. Rosicky, Leigh A. Sullivan, Peter G. Slavich, and Mike Hughes

2004 Australian Journal of Soil Research 42:6 595-602.

Mangroves of the United Arab Emirates with particular emphasis on those of Abu Dhabi Emirate, Peter Saenger, F Blasco, A MM Youssef, and R A. Loughland

2004 Marine atlas of Abu Dhabi 58-69.


Draft regional action plan for the conservation of mangroves, Peter Saenger and Ahmed SM Khalil

2004 Draft regional action plan for the conservation of mangroves.


Heavy metals in mangroves: methodology, monitoring and management, Peter Saenger and David McConchie

2004 Envis Forest Bulletin 4 52-62.


Tsunami imprints on the Leeward Netherlands Antilles (Aruba, Curaçao, Bonaire) and their relation to other coastal problems, Anja Scheffers

2004 Quaternary International 120:1 163-172.


Removal of bacteria and nutrient dynamics within the coral reef framework of Curaçao (Netherlands Antilles), Sander R. Scheffers, G Nieuwland, R PM Bak, and F C. van Duyl

2004 Coral Reefs 23:3 413-422.


ESR dating of coral reef terraces on Curaçao (Netherlands Antilles) with estimates of Younger Pleistocene sea level elevations, Gerhard Schellmann, Ulrich Radtke, Anja Scheffers, Franziska Whelan, and Dieter Kelletat

2004 Journal of Coastal Research 20:4 947-957.


Effect of trace metal availability on coccolithophorid calcification, Kai G. Schulz, I Zondervan, L J A Gerringa, K R. Timmermans, W Veldhuis, and U Riebesell

2004 Nature 430 673-676.

Synchronous spawning of host sea anemones, Anna Scott

2004 Stability and degradation of coral reef ecosystems: 10th International Coral Reef Symposium.

Review of design guidelines on flexural strengthening of RC beams with FRP composites, Scott T. Smith

2004 Proceedings of the 18th Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials 167-173.

Prediction of debonding failure in FRP flexurally strengthened RC members using a local deformation model, Scott T. Smith and R Gravina

2004 Proceedings of the Second International Conference on FRP Composites in Civil Engineering: CICE 2004 541-547.

Tests on structurally deficient RC slabs strengthened with fibre reinforced polymer (FRP) composites, Scott T. Smith and S J. Kim

2004 3rd National FRP Conference.


Marula, a South African case study, Caroline A. Sullivan

2004 Riches of the forest : for health, life and spirit in Africa.

An assessment of the potential impacts of climate-induced deglaciation on communities and their livelihoods in the Hindu Kush Himalaya, Caroline A. Sullivan, S P. Rijal, M Shrestha, N Khanal, and Dermot P. O'Regan

2004 Department for International Development.

A comparative economic analysis of the impacts of improved agroforestry techniques in Sahelian farming systems in Senegal and Mali, Caroline A. Sullivan, P Sissoko, D Sidibe, Dermot P. O'Regan, A Sene, S AN Samba, and J D. Deans

2004 ENRICH final WP report to the Economic Union.


Iron precipitate accumulations associated with waterways in drained coastal acid sulfate landscapes of eastern Australia, Leigh A. Sullivan and Richard T. Bush

2004 Marine and Freshwater Research 55:7 727-736.

Chromium reducible sulfur (SCr - Method 22B), Leigh A. Sullivan, Richard T. Bush, David McConchie, Graham Lancaster, M W. Clark, C Lin, and Peter Saenger

2004 Acid sulphate soils : laboratory methods guidelines.

Disulfide sulfur (Sd), Leigh A. Sullivan, Angus E. McElnea, Nicholas J. Ward, and Richard T. Bush

2004 Queensland acid sulfate soil technical manual.

Estuary, swamp, estuary: environmental history of Tuckean Swamp, Kathryn H. Taffs

2004 ESCA Estuary Change.


Pleistocene colonisation of the Bismarck Archipelago: new evidence from West New Britain, Robin Torrence, Vince Neall, Trudy Doelman, Ed Rhodes, Chris McKee, Hugh Davies, Roberto Bonetti, Alessandra Guglielmetti, Alberto Manzoni, Massimo Oddone, Jeffrey F. Parr, and Cleland Wallace

2004 Archaeology in Oceania 39:3 101-130.


Preservation of genetic diversity in restocking of the sea cucumber Holothuria scabra investigated by allozyme electrophoresis, Sven Uthicke and Steven W. Purcell

2004 Canadian Journal of Fisheries & Aquatic Sciences 61:4 519-528.


Indicator groups and faunal richness, Jerome K. Vanclay

2004 Forest Biometry, Modelling and Information Sciences 1 105-113.

Elemental sulfur (Se), Nicholas J. Ward, Diane M. Fyfe, Leigh A. Sullivan, S RC Claff, and Richard T. Bush

2004 Queensland acid sulfate soil technical manual.


Soil pH, oxygen availability, and the rate of sulfide oxidation in acid sulfate soil materials: implications for environmental hazard assessment, Nicholas J. Ward, Leigh A. Sullivan, and Richard T. Bush

2004 Australian Journal of Soil Research 42:6 509-514.


The response of partially oxidised acid sulfate soil materials to anoxia, Nicholas J. Ward, Leigh A. Sullivan, and Richard T. Bush

2004 Australian Journal of Soil Research 42:6 515-526.


The process of sulfide oxidation in some acid sulfate soil materials, Nicholas J. Ward, Leigh A. Sullivan, Diane M. Fyfe, Richard T. Bush, and Angus JP Ferguson

2004 Australian Journal of Soil Research 42:4 449-458.


Effect of natural populations of burrowing thalassinidean shrimp on sediment irrigation, benthic metabolism, nutrient fluxes and denitrification, Arthur P. Webb and Bradley D. Eyre

2004 Marine Ecology Progress Series 268 205-220.

The effect of natural populations of the borrowing and grazing soldier crab (Mictyris longicarpus) on sediment irrigation, benthic metabolism and nitrogen fluxes, Arthur P. Webb and Bradley D. Eyre

2004 Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 309:1 1-19.

The effects of two benthic chamber stirring systems on the diffusive boundary layer, oxygen flux, and passive flow through model macrofauna burrows, Arthur P. Webb and Bradley D. Eyre

2004 Estuaries 27:2 353-362.

Using Landsat TM and geographic information systems to map the distribution of macadamia nut or, Michael B. Whelan

2004 MSc thesis, Southern Cross University, Lismore, NSW.

Using biologically important physical characteristics of estuaries to classify Australian and New Zealand estuaries, Michael B. Whelan, Peter Saenger, M J. Digby, and T Hume

2004 Proceedings of the Coastal Society, 19th International Conference 499-504.

Papers from 2003

Remediation of Partridge Creek acid sulfate soil hot spot, Thor Aaso, M Rogers, and Scott G. Johnston

2003 12th NSW Coastal Conference.

Groundwater vulnerability mapping for the Basaltic aquifer of the Azraq basin of Jordan using GIS, Remote Sensing and DRASTIC, Rida Al-Adamat, Ian Foster, and Serwan MJ Baban

2003 Applied Geography 23:4 303-324.


Evaluation of strategies for intermediate culture of Trochus niloticus (Gastropoda) in sea cages for restocking, M J. Amos and Steven W. Purcell

2003 Aquaculture 218:1-4 235-249.

Developing a system to monitor natural vegetation and its habitats in the Caribbean region, Serwan MJ Baban

2003 Tropical Biodiversity Journal 8:2 87-93.

Responding to the effects of climate change on agriculture, fisheries and tourism in the Caribbean region utilising geoinformatics, Serwan MJ Baban

2003 Farm and Business: Journal of the Caribbean Agro-Economic Society 5:1 95-111.

Let the desert bloom: an overview of an attempt to promote sustainable development and environmental protection in the Jordanian Badia Region, Serwan MJ Baban, Salem Al-Oun, and Mohammed Shahbaz

2003 Sustainable Development 11:3 159-170.

The guide to writing and publishing research papers in peer reviewed journals, Serwan MJ Baban and Clement K. Sankat

2003 West Indian Journal of Engineering 25:2 54-64.

Modelling optimum sites for locating reservoirs in tropical environments, Serwan MJ Baban and Kamruzaman Wan-Yusof

2003 Water Resources Management 17:1 1-17.

Modelling hydrological catchment management and planning scenarios to minimise lake/reservoir sedimentation problems in tropical environments, Serwan MJ Baban, Kamruzaman Wan-Yusof, and Raid Al-Tahir

2003 Asian Journal of Geoinformatics 3:4 19-31.


Design of glycol unit for maximum efficiency in Gachsaran oil field, Alireza Bahadori

2003 SPE Latin American and Caribbean Petroleum Engineering Conference.

Nitrogen removal from domestic effluent using subsurface flow constructed wetlands: influence of depth, hydraulic residence time and pre-nitrification, M L. Bayley, Leigh Davison, and T R. Healey

2003 Water Science and Technology 48:5 175-182.

Rapid biodiversity assessment on rocky intertidal reefs: an examination of molluscan species richness, Kirsten Benkendorff

2003 Records of the South Australian Museum Monograph Series 7 67-78.


Response to Cotter and Cotter: confirming the probable industrial origin of archaeological daub at an Iron Age site in northeast Thailand, William E. Boyd and Jeffrey F. Parr

2003 Geoarchaeology 18:8 895-900.

Estimating sludge loadings to land based on trace metal sorption in soil: effect of dissolved organo-metallic complexes, Edward D. Burton, Darryl W. Hawker, and M R. Redding

2003 Water Research 37:6 1394-1400.

Sludge-derived Cu and Zn in a humic-gley soil: effect of dissolved metal-organic matter complexes on sorption and partitioning, Edward D. Burton, Darryl W. Hawker, and M R. Redding

2003 Soil and Sediment Contamination 12 23-46.

A study of owner-built composting toilets in Lismore, NSW, Leigh Davison and S Walker

2003 On-site '03 : proceedings of On-Site '03 Conference : future directions for on-site systems, best management practice 115-122.


Assisting stakeholder decision making using system dynamics group model-building, Kristin A. den Exter and Alison Specht

2003 Proceedings of the Australian Pacific Extension Network (APEN) National Forum.

Intra- and inter-annual variability in the different forms of diffuse nitrogen and phosphorus delivered to seven sub-tropical east Australian estuaries, Bradley D. Eyre and David Pont

2003 Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 57:1 137-148.


Organic matter and benthic metabolism in euphotic sediments along shallow sub-tropical estuaries, northern NSW, Australia, Angus JP Ferguson, Bradley D. Eyre, and Jennita M. Gay

2003 Aquatic Microbial Ecology 33:2 137-154.

Adsorption of arsenate from water using neutralized red mud, Hülya Genç-Fuhrman, Jens Christian Tjell, David M. McConchie, and Olaf Schuiling

2003 Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 264:2 327-334.

Design models for the removal of BOD and total nitrogen in reed beds, Tom R. Headley and Leigh Davison

2003 On-site '03 : proceedings of On-Site '03 Conference : future directions for on-site systems, best management practice 169-176.

Seasonal variation in phosphorus removal processes within reed beds - mass balance investigations, Tom R. Headley, David O. Huett, and Leigh Davison

2003 Water Science and Technology 48:5 59-66.

A GIS atlas of the fossil pollen and mode records of Ficus and related species for Island Southeast Asia, Australasia and the Western Pacific, C F. Jago and William E. Boyd

2003 Australian Geographical Studies 41:1 58-72.


Restoring the balance : guidelines for managing floodgates and drainage systems on coastal floodplains, Scott G. Johnston, Frederieke Kroon, Peter G. Slavich, Alan Cibilic, and Andrew Bruce

2003 NSW Agriculture.

Soil permeability can effect acid export and salt seepage, Scott G. Johnston and B MacDonald

2003 Australian Sugarcane 7:2 21-22.


Hydraulic conductivity - a simple field test for shallow coastal acid sulfate soils, Scott G. Johnston and Peter G. Slavich



Alteration of groundwater and sediment geochemistry in a sulfidic backswamp due to Melaleuca quinquenervia encroachment, Scott G. Johnston, Peter G. Slavich, and Phillip Hirst

2003 Australian Journal of Soil Research 41:7 1343-1367.

Hydraulic conductivity in the sulfuric horizons at Partridge Creek acid sulfate soil hotspot, Scott G. Johnston, Peter G. Slavich, and Phillip Hirst

2003 Hastings Council no. DAN13/1.


Artificial drainage of floodwaters from sulfidic backswamps: effects on deoxygenation in an Australian estuary, Scott G. Johnston, Peter G. Slavich, Leigh A. Sullivan, and Phillip Hirst

2003 Marine and Freshwater Research 54:6 781-795.

13C-depleted charcoal from C3 and C4 grasses and the role of occluded carbon in phytoliths, Evelyn S. Krull, Jan O. Skjemstad, D Graetz, K Grice, W Dunning, G D. Cook, and Jeffrey F. Parr

2003 Organic Geochemistry 34 1337-1352.

Holocene coastal stratigraphy and the sedimentary development of the Hai Phong area of the Bac Bo Plain (Red River Delta), Vietnam., Doan Dinh Lam and William E. Boyd

2003 Australian Geographer 34:2 177-194.

A comparison of diatom community structure on natural and artificial substrata, Christopher M. Lane, Kathryn H. Taffs, and Jamie L. Corfield

2003 Hydrobiologia 493:1-3 665-79.

Particle settling times for gravity sedimentation and centrifugation: a practical guide for palynologists., Carol J. Lentfer, Maria M. Cotter, and William Edgar Boyd

2003 Journal of Archaeological Science 30:2 149-168.

Acidity and major acidic cations in surface soils of a sulfidic mine site, Australia: implications for mine site rehabilitation, Chuxia Lin, Gary Maddocks, E Bateman, Malcolm W. Clark, and David M. McConchie

2003 Environmental Science 10:3 165-173.

Greywater pollutant attenuation in a basaltic soil: a soil column experiment, Anthony McCardell and Leigh Davison

2003 On-site '03 : proceedings of On-Site '03 Conference : future directions for on-site systems, best management practice 257-264.


The seasonal variation of dissolved nutrients, chlorophyll a and suspended sediments at Nelly Bay, Magnetic Island, Ir Muslim and Graham B. Jones

2003 Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 57:3 445-455.

Phytolith and starch analysis of sediment samples from two archaeological sites on Dauar Island, Torres Strait, northeastern Australia, Jeffrey F. Parr and M Carter

2003 Vegetation History and Archaeobotany 12:2 131-141.

Waste reduction and value adding during fossil phytolith extraction and palaeo-environmental analysis of volcanic sediments and tephra using Microwave Digestion and ICPMS, Jeffrey F. Parr and K Farrugia

2003 Proceedings : the state of the art in phytolith and starch research in the Australian-Pacific-Asian regions 19 19-30.

Fires and their implications for acidic peatlands, northeastern NSW, Jeffrey F. Parr, Kathryn H. Taffs, Geoffrey Kerr, and J Arthur

2003 ESA ecology 2003 conference : abstracts, University of New England, Armidale, N.S.W., Australia, 8-10 December.


Sustainable forestry in the tropics: panacea or folly?, David W. Pearce, Francis E. Putz, and Jerome K. Vanclay

2003 Forest Ecology and Management 172:2-3 229-247.


ZimFlores: A model to advise co-management of the mafungautsi forest in Zimbabwe, Ravi Prabhu, Mandy Haggith, Happyson Mudavanhu, Robert Muetzelfeldt, Wavell Standa-gunda, and Jerome K. Vanclay

2003 Small-Scale Forestry 2:2 185-210.


Multi-agent simulation of alternative scenarios of collaborative forest management, Herry Purnomo, Yurdi Yasmi, Ravi Prabhu, Linda Yuliani, Hari Priyadi, and Jerome K. Vanclay

2003 Small-Scale Forestry 2:2 277-292.


Electron spin resonance and radiocarbon dating of coral deposited by Holocene tsunami events on Curaçao, Bonaire and Aruba (Netherlands Antilles), Ulrich Radtke, Gerhard Schellmann, Anja Scheffers, Dieter Kelletat, Bernd Kromer, and Haino Uwe Kasper

2003 Quaternary Science Reviews 22 1309-1315.


Trace metals in the living and nonliving components of scleractinian corals, Amanda J. Reichelt-Brushett and G McOrist

2003 Marine Pollution Bulletin 46:12 1573-1582.


The Great Barrier Reef – History, science, heritage, and the Great Barrier Reef – Finding the right balance: Book reviews, Peter Saenger

2003 Australasian Journal of Environmental Management 10 118-120.

Boulders on the move: beobachtungen aus der Karibik und dem westlichen Mittelmeergebiet, Anja Scheffers

2003 Essener Geographische Arbeiten 35 2-10.

Landschaftsspuren und zeitstellung holozäner tsunamis auf den Niederländischen Antillen (Aruba, Curaçao und Bonaire), Anja Scheffers

2003 Berichte Forschungs- und Technologiezentrum Westküste der Universität Kiel (Büsum) 28 75-92.

Chevron-shaped accumulations along the coastlines of Australia as potential tsunami evidences?, Anja Scheffers and Dieter Kelletat

2003 Science of Tsunami Hazards 21:3 174-188.