Climate ready: identifying adaptation preparedness in Australia’s State fisheries

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Project outline and objectives: Long-term climate changes can have a range of potential effects, both positive and negative, on human economies and ecosystem services. Currently, Australian state fisheries management plans and practices do not explicitly consider the effects of long-term climate change, and management options appropriate for climate change remain…

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Rewiring marine food webs: predicting consequences of species distribution shifts on marine communities

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Project outline and objectives: Accelerating environmental change is radically affecting the structure, resilience and productivity of coastal marine ecosystems at both regional and global scales. The project will combine global species distribution and trait databases, existing experimental data and new targeted field sampling to develop, test and apply an integrated…

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