Papers from 2006


Butterfly communities in South Australian urban reserves: estimating abundance and diversity using the Pollard walk, N Collier, D A. Mackay, Kirsten Benkendorff, A D. Austin, and S M. Carthew

2006 Austral Ecology 31:2 282-290.


Freshwater biodiversity: importance, threats, status and conservation challenges, David Dudgeon, Angela H. Arthington, Mark O. Gessner, Zen-Ichiro Kawabata, Duncan J. Knowler, Christian Leveque, Robert J. Naiman, Anne-Helene Prieur-Richard, Doris Soto, Melanie LJ Stiassny, and Caroline A. Sullivan

2006 Biological Reviews 81:2 163-182.


New approaches to evaluating and quantifying the benefits of chemicals regulation: four case studies (TBT, Methiocarb, DDT and PCBs), Anna Marie Giacomello, Panchali Guha, Paul Howe, Kevin C. Jones, Peter Matthiessen, Richard F. Shore, Caroline A. Sullivan, Andrew Sweetman, and Lee Walker

2006 Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs.


Sulphur aerosols from melting sea ice may influence Antarctic climate, Graham B. Jones and Albert J. Gabric

2006 Australian Antarctic Magazine:10 28-29.

Learning from the SE-Asian tsunami: examples from Thailand’s west coast, Dieter Kelletat, Sander Scheffers, and Anja Scheffers

2006 Geographische Rundschau International 2:1 4-9.


Challenges for freshwater biodiversity research: science plan and implementation strategy, Robert J. Naiman, Anne-Helene Prieur-Richard, Angela Arthington, David Dudgeon, Mark O. Gessner, Zen-Ichiro Kawabata, Duncan Knowler, J O'Keefe, C Leveque, Doris Soto, Melanie LJ Stiassny, and Caroline A. Sullivan

2006 Challenges for freshwater biodiversity research : science plan and implementation strategy, DIVERSITAS Report, no. 5 5.


Transportation methods for restocking of juvenile sea cucumber, Holothuria scabra, Steven W. Purcell, Bernard F. Blockmans, and Natacha NS Aqudo

2006 Aquaculture 251 2-4.


Efficacy of chemical markers and physical tags for large-scale release of an exploited holothurian, Steven W. Purcell, Bernard F. Blockmans, and Warick J. Nash

2006 Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 334:2 283-293.


Restocking the sea cucumber Holothuria scabra: sizing no-take zones through individual-based movement modelling, Steven W. Purcell and David S. Kirby

2006 Fisheries Research 80:1 53-61.


Experimental evaluation of co-culture of juvenile sea cucumbers, Holothuria scabra (Jaeger), with juvenile blue shrimp, Litopenaeus stylirostris (Stimpson), Steven W. Purcell, Jacques Patrois, and Nicolas Fraisse

2006 Aquaculture Research 37:5 515-522.


Documentation of the impact of hurricane Ivan on the coastline of Bonaire (Netherlands Antilles), Anja Scheffers and Sander Scheffers

2006 Journal of Coastal Research 22:6 1437-1450.

Tsunami trigger long-lasting phase-shifts in coral reef ecosystem, Sander Scheffers, Anja Scheffers, Ulrich Radtke, Dieter Kelletat, K Staben, and R PM Bak

2006 Tsunamis, hurricanes and neotectonics as driving mechanisms in coastal evolution (Proceedings of the Bonaire Field Symposium, March 2-6, 2006. A contribution to IGCP 495) 146 59-79.


Observations on the feeding behaviour of resident anemonefish during host sea anemone spawning, Anna Scott and Brian Francisco

2006 Coral Reefs 25:3.

Developing optimal methods for the culture of host sea anemones, Anna Scott and Peter Lynton Harrison

2006 Coral reef research - from the seas to the skies: 82nd Australian Coral Reef Society Annual Conference.

Livelihood trade-offs in the commercialisation of multiple-use NTFP: lessons from marula (Sclerocarya birrea subsp. caffra) in southern Africa, Sheona E. Shackleton, Charlie M. Shackleton, Rachel Wynberg, Caroline A. Sullivan, Rodger RB Leakey, Myles Mander, Tania McHardy, Saskia Den Adel, Andy Botelle, Pierre Du Plessis, Cyril Lombard, Sarah Laird, Tony Cunningham, and Dermot O. O'Regan

2006 Non-timber forest products: conservation, management and policy in the tropics.

Do investments and policy interventions reach the poorest of the poor?, Caroline A. Sullivan

2006 Water crisis: myth or reality? : Marcelino Botín Water Forum 2004 221-232.

Indicators for Aquastress – capturing the essence of water stress through the use of integrated indicators, Caroline A. Sullivan

2006 Global Environmental Change Conference.

The disappearing ethics of world development, Caroline A. Sullivan

2006 The global environment 2006: Annual Directory of the Chartered Institute of Water and Environmental Management.

Water management for human security, Caroline A. Sullivan

2006 Proceedings Water and better human life in the future : RIHN Ist International Symposium.


Rapid appraisal of poverty, gender and health: application to the NeWater case studies, Caroline A. Sullivan, Neela Matin, and Dagmar Ridder

2006 NeWater Report 2.4.1.


Application of the water poverty index at different scales: a cautionary tale, Caroline A. Sullivan, Jeremy R. Meigh, and P Lawrence

2006 Water International 31:3 412-426.


Mapping the links between water, poverty and food security, report on the Water Indicators workshop held at the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, Wallingford, UK, 16 to 19 May, 2005, Caroline A. Sullivan, Charles J. Vörösmarty, Eric Craswell, Stuart Bunn, Sarah Cline, Claudia Heidecke, Adam Storygard, Alex Proussevitch, Ellen Douglas, Deborah Bossio, Dirk Günther, Anna Marie Giacomello, Dermot P. O'Regan, and Jeremy R. Meigh

2006 GWSP Issues in GWS Research, no. 1.

Current approaches for transboundary water management: are they best practice?, Caroline A. Sullivan, P K. Wouters, Michael C. Acreman, and E Castro

2006 Third International Symposium on Transboundary Waters.


The effect of water exchange on bacterioplankton depletion and inorganic nutrient dynamics in coral reef cavities, F C. van Duyl, Sander R. Scheffers, F IM Thomas, and M Driscoll

2006 Coral Reefs 2:251 23-36.

A proposed functional role for indole derivatives in reproduction and defense of the Muricidae (Neogastropoda : Mollusca), C B. Westley, K L. Vine, and Kirsten Benkendorff

2006 Indirubin, the red shade of indigo 31-44.

Surface studies of biodegradable polymers during biodegradation, Catherine A. Woolnough, Lachlan H. Yee, Tim Charlton, and John R. Foster

2006 28th Australasian Polymer Symposium (APS).

Living paint, Lachlan H. Yee, Evi T. Fuary, Carola Holmström, Staffan J. Kjelleberg, and Peter D. Steinberg

2006 28th Australasian Polymer Symposium (APS).

Papers from 2005

Intertidal molluscan and echinoderm diversity at Althorpe Island and Innes National Park, South Australia, Kirsten Benkendorff

2005 Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia 129:2 145-157.


Free fatty acids and sterols in the benthic spawn of aquatic molluscs, and their associated antimicrobial properties, Kirsten Benkendorff, Andrew R. Davis, Cary N. Rogers, and John B. Bremner

2005 Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 316:1 29-44.


Dimethylsulphide production in the Southern Ocean using a nitrogen-based flow network model and field measurements from ACE-1, D Bonner-Knowles, Graham B. Jones, and Albert J. Gabric

2005 Journal of Atmospheric and Ocean Science 10:2 95-122.


Responses of common SE Australian herbivores to three suspected invasive Caulerpa spp., A R. Davis, Kirsten Benkendorff, and D W. Ward

2005 Marine Biology 146:5 859-868.

Lubrication and control of nano-mechanical processes in polymers tailoring photochromism in ophthalmic lenses, Richard A. Evans, Tracey L. Hanley, Melissa A. Skidmore, Thomas P. Davis, Georgina K. Such, Lachlan H. Yee, Graham E. Ball, and David A. Lewis

2005 Proceedings of the 27th Australasian Polymer Symposium (APS).


The generic enhancement of photochromic dye switching speeds in a rigid polymer matrix, Richard A. Evans, Tracey L. Hanley, Melissa A. Skidmore, Thomas P. Davis, Georgina K. Such, Lachlan H. Yee, Graham E. Ball, and David A. Lewis

2005 Nature Materials 4:3 249-253.


A southern right whale, (Eubalaena Australis), in Hervey Bay, QLD and Ballina, NSW, Trish Franklin and Daniel Burns

2005 Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 51:2.


Correlations between the satellite-derived seasonal cycles of phytoplankton biomass and aerosol optical depth in the Southern Ocean: evidence for the influence of sea ice, Albert J. Gabric, Jill M. Shephard, Jon M. Knight, Graham B. Jones, and Anne J. Trevena

2005 Global Biogeochemical Cycle 19:4 1-10.


The influence of coral reefs on atmospheric dimethylsulphide over the Great Barrier Reef, Coral Sea, Gulf of Papua and Solomon and Bismarck Seas, Graham B. Jones and Anne J. Trevena

2005 Journal Marine & Freshwater Research 56:1 85-93.

Tsunami – eine unterschätzte naturgefahr?, Dieter Kelletat, Anja Scheffers, and Sander Scheffers

2005 Geowissenschaftliche Mitteilungen 21 8-16.

Linking water resources and global change in West Africa: options for assessment, Jeremy R. Meigh, S Folwell, and Caroline A. Sullivan

2005 Regional hydrological impacts of climatic change: impact assessment and decision making : Proceedings symposium 6 at IAHS 2005 295 297-306.


The role of surface fouling in the development of encapsulated gastropod embryos, Rachel Przeslawski and Kirsten Benkendorff

2005 Journal of Molluscan Studies 71 75-83.


A quantitative survey of mycosporine-like amino acids (MAAS) in intertidal egg masses from temperate rocky shores, R Przeslawski, Kirsten Benkendorff, and A R. Davis

2005 Journal of Chemical Ecology 31:10 2417-2438.


Synergistic effects associated with climate change and the development of rocky shore molluscs, R Przeslawski, A R. Davis, and Kirsten Benkendorff

2005 Global Change Biology 11:3 515-522.


The effect of selected trace metals on the fertilization success of several scleractinian coral species, Amanda J. Reichelt-Brushett and Peter L. Harrison

2005 Coral Reefs 24:4 524-534.


Effects of copper on the fertilization success of the soft coral Lobophytum compactum, Amanda J. Reichelt-Brushett and K Michalek-Wagner

2005 Aquatic Toxicology 74:3 280-284.


Identifying suitable invertebrate species from a unique habitat for ecotoxicological testing, Hughes R, Amanda J. Reichelt-Brushett, and L J. Newman

2005 Australasian Journal of Ecotoxicology 11:2 85-92.


Paleo-tsunami relics on the southern and central Antillean Island arc (Grenada, St. Lucia and Guadeloupe), Anja Scheffers, Sander Scheffers, and Dieter Kelletat

2005 Journal of Coastal Research 21:2 263-273.

Benthic-pelagic coupling in coral reefs: interaction between framework cavities and reef water, Sander R. Scheffers



Why is bacterioplankton growth in coral reef framework cavities enhanced?, Sander R. Scheffers, R PM Bak, and F C. van Duyl

2005 Marine Ecology Progress Series 299 89-99.

Gametogenic and reproductive cycles of the host sea anemone Entacmaea quadricolor, Anna Scott

2005 81st Australian Coral Reef Society Annual Conference.

Embryonic development of host sea anemone Heteractis crispa, Anna Scott and Peter Lynton Harrison

2005 81st Australian Coral Reef Society Annual Conference.


Synchronous spawning of host sea anemones, Anna Scott and Peter Lynton Harrison

2005 Coral Reefs 24:2.

Targeting attention on local vulnerabilities using an integrated index approach: the example of the climate vulnerability index, Caroline A. Sullivan and Jeremy R. Meigh

2005 Water Science & Technology 51:5 69-78.


Dimethylsulphide and dimethylsulphoniopropionate in Antarctic sea ice and their release during sea ice melting, Anne J. Trevena and Graham B. Jones

2005 Marine Chemistry 98:2-4 210-222.


Natural hybridization does not dissolve species boundaries in commercially important sea cucumbers, Sven Uthicke, Steven W. Purcell, and Bernard Blockmans

2005 Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 85:3 261-270.

Papers from 2004


The application of sediment capping agents on phosphorus speciation and mobility in a sub-tropical dunal lake, Darren J. Akhurst, Graham B. Jones, and David M. McConchie

2004 Journal Marine & Freshwater Research 55:7 715-725.

Gastropod egg mass deposition on a temperate, wave-exposed coastline in New South Wales, Australia: implications for intertidal conservation, Kirsten Benkendorff and A R. Davis

2004 Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 14:3 263-280.


2,4,5-Tribromo-1H-Imidazole in the egg masses of three muricid molluscs, Kirsten Benkendorff, Ramesh Pillai, and John B. Bremner

2004 Natural Product Research 18:5 427-431.


Observations on the production of purple pigments in the egg capsules, hypobranchial and reproductive glands from seven species of Muricidae (Gastropoda : Mollusca), Kirsten Benkendorff, C B. Westley, and C S. Gallardo

2004 Invertebrate Reproduction & Development 46:2/3 93-102.


DMS and DMSP in mucus ropes, coral mucus, surface films and sediment pore waters from coral reefs in the Great Barrier Reef, Andrew D. Broadbent and Graham B. Jones

2004 Journal Marine & Freshwater Research 55:8 849-855.

Managing watersheds for a better future: improved catchment management methodologies to achieve poverty alleviation through better access to water, N Jackson, Anna Marie Giacomello, Dermot P. O'Regan, Caroline A. Sullivan, and G Patterson

2004 Department for International Development.

Holocene tsunami deposits on the Bahaman Islands of Long Island and Eleuthera, Dieter Kelletat, Anja Scheffers, and Sander Scheffers

2004 Zeitschrift fur Geomorphologie 48:4 519-540.

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



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.


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.


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.

Synchronous spawning of host sea anemones, Anna Scott

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


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.


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.

Papers from 2003


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.

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.


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.


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 cave-profiler: a simple tool to describe the 3-D structure of inaccessible coral reef cavities, Sander R. Scheffers, J de Goeij, F C. van Duyl, and R PM Bak

2003 Coral Reefs 22:1 49-53.

Spawning and early development of host sea anemones in the Solitary Islands Marine Park, Northern NSW, Anna Scott

2003 Understanding and protecting coral reefs: program and abstracts from Australian Coral Reef Society 80th Australian Coral Reef Society Annual Conference.

Spawning of host sea anemones in the Solitary Islands Marine Park, Anna Scott and Peter Lynton Harrison

2003 Marine biocomplexity : proceedings of the annual conference / Australian Marine Sciences Association.


Factors influencing photochromism of spiro–compounds within polymeric matrices., Georgina K. Such, Richard A. Evans, Lachlan H. Yee, and Thomas P. Davis

2003 Journal of Macromolecular Science - Polymer Reviews 43:4 547-579.

Forest use by Amerindians in Guyana - Implications for development policy, Caroline A. Sullivan

2003 Resources, planning and environmental management in a changing Caribbean.

The Water Poverty Index: a new tool for prioritisation in water management, Caroline A. Sullivan

2003 World Finance 32-34.

Access to water as a dimension of poverty: the need to develop a Water Poverty Index as a tool for poverty reduction, Caroline A. Sullivan and Jeremy R. Meigh

2003 Water development and poverty reduction.

Considering the Water Poverty Index in the context of poverty alleviation, Caroline A. Sullivan and Jeremy R. Meigh

2003 Water Policy 5:5 513-528.


The water poverty index: development and application at the community scale, Caroline A. Sullivan, Jeremy R. Meigh, Anna Marie Giacomello, T Fediw, P Lawrence, M Samad, S Mlote, C Hutton, J A. Allan, R E. Schulze, D JM Dlamini, W Cosgrove, J Delli Priscoli, P Gleick, I Smout, J Cobbing, Roger Calow, C Hunt, A Hussain, Michael C. Acreman, J King, S Malomo, E L. Tate, Dermot O. O'Regan, S Milner, and I Steyl

2003 Natural Resources Forum 27:3 189-199.


Winners and losers in forest product commercialisation, Caroline A. Sullivan and Dermot P. O'Regan

2003 Department for International Development Forestry Research Program, R7795 Final Technical Report, vol. 1-3.


Profiles of dimethylsulphoniopropionate (DMSP), algal pigments, nutrients, and salinity in the fast ice of Prydz Bay, Antarctica, Anne J. Trevena, Graham B. Jones, Simon W. Wright, and Rick L. Van den Enden

2003 Journal of Geophysical Research (Oceans) 108:5 3145-3145.


The sharing of water between society and ecosystems: from conflict to catchment–based co–management, Jim S. Wallace, Michael C. Acreman, and Caroline A. Sullivan

2003 Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Biological Sciences 358:1440 2011-2026.

Marula policy brief: Marula commercialisation for sustainable and equitable livelihoods, Rachel Wynberg, Sarah A. Laird, Sheona E. Shackleton, Myles Mander, Charlie M. Shackleton, Saskia Den Adel, Pierre Du Plessis, Rodger RB Leakey, Andy Botelle, Cyril Lombard, Caroline A. Sullivan, Tony Cunningham, and Dermot O. O'Regan

2003 Forests Trees and Livelihoods 13:3 203-215.

Papers from 2002

Potential conservation benefits and problems associated with bioprospecting in the marine environment, Kirsten Benkendorff

2002 A zoological revolution: using native fauna to assist in its own survival 90-100.


Identifying hotspots of molluscan species richness on rocky intertidal reefs, Kirsten Benkendorff and A R. Davis

2002 Biodiversity and Conservation 11:11 1959-1973.

DMSP in corals and benthic algae from the Great Barrier Reef, Andrew D. Broadbent, Graham B. Jones, and Rosemary J. Jones

2002 Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science 55:4 547-555.


Transfer and propagation reactions in free-radical copolymerization, Thomas P. Davis, Johan PA Heuts, Christopher Barner-Kowollik, Simon Harrisson, David A. Morrison, Lachlan H. Yee, Heidi M. Kapfenstein-Doak, and Michelle LL Coote

2002 Macromolecular Symposia 182 131-148.

DMSP in Antarctic pack and fast ice, Graham B. Jones, Anne J. Trevena, and Simon W. Wright

2002 Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union 83:22 S9-10.


Calculating a water poverty index, Caroline A. Sullivan

2002 World Development 30:7 1195-1210.

Evaluating your water : a management primer for the Water Poverty Index, Caroline A. Sullivan, Jeremy Meigh, and Dermot O. O'Regan

2002 Centre for Ecology & Hydrology.

Developing and testing the Water Poverty Index: phase 1 final technical report, Caroline A. Sullivan, Jeremy R. Meigh, and T Fediw

2002 Department for International Development.

Scoping study on the identification of hot spots – areas of high vulnerability to climatic variability and change identified using a Climate Vulnerability Index, Caroline A. Sullivan, Jeremy T. Meigh, and Michael C. Acreman

2002 Water and Climate, Centre for Ecology and Hydrology.


Termination rate coefficient of dimethyl itaconate: comparison of modeling and experimental results, Philipp Vana, Lachlan H. Yee, Christopher Barner-Kowollik, Johan PA Heuts, and Thomas P. Davis

2002 Macromolecules 35:5 1651-1657.


Multipulse initiation in pulsed laser and quenched instationary polymerization: determination of the propagation and termination rate coefficients for dicyclohexyl itaconate polymerization, Philipp Vana, Lachlan H. Yee, and Thomas P. Davis

2002 Macromolecules 35:8 3008-3016.