Indigenous Fisheries Workshop – 21st February 2018 – Lufra Hotel, Eaglehawk Neck

The Centre for Marine Socioecology’s Indigenous researcher, Dr Emma Lee, will be holding an Indigenous Fisheries Workshop on the 21st February 2018 at the Lufra Hotel, Eaglehawk Neck. Dr Lee has drawn together Australian and Tasmanian Government representatives, local Tasmanian Aboriginal communities, researchers and industry for a day of information…

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South-east Australia Marine Climate Impacts and Adaptation symposium & workshop

South-east Australia Marine Climate Impacts and Adaptation symposium & workshop. When: Feb 20-21, 2018 Venue: CSIRO Marine Laboratories, Hobart IMAS, CSIRO, IMOS and the Centre for Marine Socioecology invite you the South-east Australia Marine Climate Impacts and Adaptation symposium & workshop. This mini-symposium will offer researchers a chance to meet…

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Karen Alexander gearing up for Homeward Bound

CMS’ Dr Karen Alexander is one of two University of Tasmania researchers that have begun preparing for an Antarctic voyage of a lifetime with the Homeward Bound program. This initiative aims to boost the number of women in leadership positions in science. Karen will join IMAS student Justine Barrett on the…

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Emma Lee discusses indigenous fisheries

CMS researcher Emma Lee published an article in the Mercury on May 23rd (talking point – pages 14-15: http://www.themercury.com.au/news/opinion/talking-point-gradual-approach-takes-us-closer-to-a-considered-treaty/news-story/4c74cdc40f30d49683b8766243f06755). The article discusses the recent national convention of the Referendum Council’s First Nation Regional Dialogues held at Uluru and the implications for Tasmanian’s economic, cultural and environmental health – particularly for activities…

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ICES ASC 2017 and Marine socioecological systems

For anyone interested in modelling marine socio-ecological systems there is a great session on the topic planned for the ICES Annual Science Conference to be held in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, September 18-21. The deadline for submissions of abstracts is April 30th, so don’t miss out! To join a great group of researchers from 18…

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