Program Matrix

DRAFT PROGRAM

Sunday 1 July 2018
Workshop 3 Workshop 8 Workshop 9
LOCATION The University of Adelaide The University of Adelaide The University of Adelaide ACC
0830 Marine Biosecurity
Organiser: Richard Stafford-Bell, Craig Sherman
0900
1000 Marine Citizen Science: sharing successes and lessons for improved outcomes
Organiser: Jacqui Pocklington
1100
1200
1300
1400 3D Modelling for Ecology: Getting photogrammetry right in difficult environments
Organiser: Gus Porter, Marine Lechene and Tom Taylor
1500 Registration
1600
1700
1800
1800 – 1930 Welcome Function, Adelaide Convention Centre
Monday 2 July 2018
0830 – 0900 Registration
Plenary
ROOM: Hall C
0900 – 0930 Welcome to Country & official opening
0930 – 1015 Keynote – Gary Greene
1015 – 1100 Morning Tea
Short Talks Chairs Symposia
1100 – 1115 S3 – Whiteway: Collaborating to maximise Australian seabed mapping efforts
1115 – 1130 S13 – McCauley: Blue whales across southern Australia
1130 – 1145 S1 – Kaempf: Interaction of oceanic flows with submarine canyons
1145 – 1200 Exhibitor presentations
1200 – 1330 Lunch and Exhibition Hub
Concurrent Sessions
ROOM: Hall C E1 E2 E3 Skyway
S3 Seafloor Mapping in Australia – Progress, Discoveries, Applications S13 From sea to coast – marine mammals in a connected world S1 Cross-shelf Exchange Processes G5 Estuaries and coasts Indigenous Engagement Initiative (Workshop)
1330 – 1345 Mackay: 100% of the World Ocean floor mapped by 2030 – Contribution of the South and West Pacific Regional Data Assembly and Coordination Centre to the Seabed 2030 initiative Sequeira: Convergence of marine megafauna movement patterns in coastal and open oceans Gale: Variable Across-Shelf Nutrient Fluxes in the Albany Group of Canyons Borland: Habitat type and beach exposure shape fish assemblages in the surf zones of ocean beaches
1345 – 1400 Parnum: Innovations in using acoustic backscatter in seafloor habitat mapping Meynecke: The influence of environmental drivers on marine mammal strandings on the east coast of Australia Steinberg: Seasonal Cross-shelf Exchanges along the Great Barrier Reef Brennan: Thermal Performance of Seagrass-Associated Estuarine Fishes
1400 – 1415 Novaczek: Regional seabed mapping with crowd-sourced bathymetry Moller: Behaviour, Movements and Occupancy Patterns of Blue Whales Satellite Tagged in Southern Australian Waters Feng: Eddy-current interaction in the Leeuwin Current off the lower west coast of Australia Rasheed: The Critical Role of Mega-Herbivores in Structuring Great Barrier Reef Seagrass Communities and their Services
1415 – 1430 Nanson: A new genetic classification and mapping approach for seafloor features on the Australian continental margin Torre-Williams: Newborn humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) observations in the Gold Coast Bay, Queensland, Australia Middleton: Upwelling along the shelves of the Greater Australian Bight. Part I: the role of submarine headlands and valleys Clarke: Overlap in Fish Assemblages Observed Using Pelagic and Benthic BRUVS
1430 – 1445 Genoves: Social network analyses of common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) reveal social units with sifferential habitat use in the Patos Lagoon estuary and adjacent coastal waters in Southern Brazil van Ruth: Seasonal- and event-scale variations in the influence of upwelling on enrichment and primary productivity in the eastern Great Australian Bight Williams: Taking a deeper look: Quantifying the differences in fish assemblages between shallow and mesophotic temperate rocky reefs
1445 – 1515 Afternoon Tea
S3 Seafloor Mapping in Australia – Progress, Discoveries, Applications S13 From sea to coast – marine mammals in a connected world S1 Cross-shelf Exchange Processes G5 Estuaries and coasts Indigenous Engagement Initiative (Workshop)
1515 – 1530 Bergersen: Simultaneous Surface and Subsurface Mapping: Benefits for Better Understanding Biological and Geological Processes Bailleul: Biologically important areas for iconic species and apex predators in the Great Australian Bight Greenwood: Influence of internal tides on nutrient supply and phytoplankton biomass along the Sahul continental shelf McGarvey: Longer food chains in pelagic ecosystems: trophic energetics of animal body size and metabolic efficiency
1530 – 1545 Johnstone: Amphibious Coastal and Nearshore Mapping Following a Massive Earthquake in Kaikoura, New Zealand Sorrell: Aerial imagery and its role in fur seal population monitoring Ribo: Environmental and morphological controls on the particle fluxes in the Gulf of Valencia, NW Mediterranean Huveneers: There’s a time and a place for food – can juvenile lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris) work it out?
1545 – 1600 Beaman: Project 3D-GBR: Bathymetry grid development and geological science outputs Pirotta: Thar she blows: An economical custom-built drone for assessing whale health Ribbat: Source Waters of an Offshore Artificial Reef off Sydney, Australia. Meyer: Assessing the dietary effects of white shark cage-diving on target and non-target species using fatty acid profiling
1600 – 1615 McNeil: Lidar and multibeam data reveals the complex morphology of Halimeda algal bioherm inter-reef habitat in the northern GBR Vendl: A comparative analysis of the respiratory microbiome of four whale species: Humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae), blue whales (Balaenoptera musculus), gray whales (Eschrichtius robustus) and long-finned pilot whales (Globicephala melas) Redondo-Rodriguez: Hydrodynamics of Coffin Bay
1615 – 1630 Cowdery: Uses and Applications of Airborne LiDAR Bathymetry for Coastal Zone Management in Western Australia and Victoria Woo: Observing the Oceans with Gliders: Tools for Data Visualisation and Analysis
1630 – 1645 Short break
S3 Seafloor Mapping in Australia – Progress, Discoveries, Applications S13 From sea to coast – marine mammals in a connected world S2 Extremes: Causes, Symptoms, and Impacts G5 Estuaries and coasts Indigenous Engagement Initiative (Workshop)
1645 – 1700 Johnson: Seamap Australia – National release of a benthic habitat mapping service for the Australian continental shelf. McIntosh: Australian Fur Seal Pup Numbers Remain Depressed: Results of the 2017-18 Census Smith: Sub-seasonal to Seasonal Sea Surface Temperature Forecasts for applications in the Australasian Region Fairweather: Are Associations of Intertidal Scavengers like Guilds of Predators or Assemblages of Herbivores?
1700 – 1715 Ingleton: SeaBed NSW State-wide Mapping Program: Prioritisation and Recent Discoveries in the Illawarra Charlton: Life histories of Southern right whales in South Australia based on three decades of research Feng: MJO induced diurnal sea surface temperature variations off northwest shelf of Australia observed from Himawari geostationary satellite Bingham: Functional plasticity in vertebrate scavenger assemblages in the presence of introduced carnivores
1715 – 1730 Siwabessy: Marine acoustic mapping of turbid, macro-tidal coastal environments – a large-scale example from tropical northern Australia Peters: New insights into the diet of the endangered Australian sea lion in South Australia; what we knew then, what we know now Kavi: Cracking the Indian Ocean Dipole Code Frid: Take a dump: Ecological functioning of the benthos during two decades of sewage sludge disposal.
1730 – 1745 Pygas: Review and Meta-analysis of the Importance of Remotely Sensed Habitat Structural Complexity in Marine Ecology Reinhold: Exploring the use of hard part analysis in conjunction with DNA methods to describe Long-Nosed Fur Seal dietary profiles. de Burgh-Day: An assessment of ACCESS-S1 ocean forecast skill around New Zealand for marine industry applications Dissanayake: Ecosystem functioning: Global conservation in mudflats
1745 – 1800 Boutros: Integrated Image-Based Surveys of Reef Fish and Their Habitat Goldsworthy: Assessing the impacts of seal populations on the seafood industry in South Australia Dunn: The occurrence and distribution of a stalked barnacle on blue swimmer crabs in South Australian Gulfs
1810 Tribute to Joe Baker, Hall C
1830 – 2030 Poster Session (Foyer)
Tuesday 3 July 2018
0830 – 0900 Registration
Plenary
ROOM: Hall C
0900 – 0905 Introduction, Housekeeping
0905 – 0950 Keynote – Matt England
0950 – 1035 Keynote – Gretta Pecl
1035 – 1115 Morning Tea
Concurrent Sessions
ROOM: Hall C E1 E2 E3 Skyway
S6 Marine Climate Change from Shelfs to Deep Seas S13 From sea to coast – marine mammals in a connected world S3 Seafloor Mapping in Australia – Progress, Discoveries, Applications G5 Estuaries and coasts S15 Aquaculture Blue Economy
1115 – 1130 Audzijonyte: Size matters to fish: trends, drivers and implications of fish body sizes in temperate Australia Fulham: Comparative ecology of human-associated Escherichia coli in endangered Australian sea lion (Neophoca cinerea) pups Miller: A rapid method for benthic habitat mapping and its use in South Australia’s marine parks network Kelleway: Variability in the response of blue carbon to tidal restoration: a 20-year record from the lower Hunter estuary Li: Effects of temperature, substrate type and water current on the performances of Donax deltoides and Katelysia rhytiphora
1130 – 1145 Blanchard: Why physiologists and ecologists need to talk: alternative assumptions about temperature-dependence affect projected responses to climate change from individuals to ecosystems Batley: Genome-wide association study of an unusual dolphin mortality event reveals candidate genes for susceptibility and resistance to cetacean morbillivirus Young: Temporal dynamics of subtidal reef communities across a seascape and the impact of marine protected areas Mosley: Restoring tidal connections and geochemical conditions to achieve coastal ecosystem restoration and carbon sequestration at the Dry Creek salt field Bansemer: Reducing wild derived dietary fish meal inclusion levels in production diets for large Yellowtail Kingfish (Seriola lalandi).
1145 – 1200 Kingsbury: Changes in Trophic Niche Use as Tropical Fish Move Poleward Taylor: Novel, less invasive sampling for anthropogenic pollutant investigations in pinnipeds Wines: Predicting Species Richness and Biomass using Multibeam Sonar and Baited Cameras in Victoria’s Largest Marine Protected Area Jones: Estimating Mangrove Biomass and Carbon Content Using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Legrand: Mucosal microbiomes of the commercially important aquaculture species Yellowtail Kingfish (Seriola lalandi) and markers of changing health status
1200 – 1215 Holland: Latitudinal patterns in the distribution of low-trophic-level fish biomass shaped by oceanographic variables Lindsay: Management of endemic hookworm disease in an endangered pinniped, Neophoca cinerea Daniell: Improving Fishing Mortality Rate Estimates for Management of the Queensland Saucer Scallop Fishery Tsang: Sediment Arsenic in Darwin Harbour Danckert: Diversity and plasticity: the intestinal microbiome of aquacultured abalone
1215 – 1230 Baudron: Impact of Life History Traits on the Warming-Induced Changes in Distribution of the Northeast Atlantic Fish Species Assemblage Munroe: Biogeochemical maps reveal distinct land and marine–based influences in an urbanised coastal embayment
1230 – 1400 Lunch and Poster viewing
S6 Marine Climate Change from Shelfs to Deep Seas G2 Life history and connectivity in the ocean S4 Advances in Marine Ecological Classification G5 Estuaries and coasts S15 Aquaculture Blue Economy
1400 – 1415 Ikpewe: The impact of temperature on growth rates of demersal fish species in the West of Scotland Galaiduk: Characterizing Ontogenetic Habitat Shifts In Marine Fishes: Advancing Nascent Methods For Marine Spatial Management Flynn: Combined Biotope Classification Scheme (CBiCS): A new marine ecological classification scheme to meet new challenges, Part I: Components and hierarchies Middleton: Coastal Observations using Airborne Lidar Currie: Colour Change Kinetics of Greenlip Abalone, Haliotis laevigata Donovan, Fed Dried Macroalgae Meals
1415 – 1430 Nay: Do Fish Prefer Friends? Trade-offs Between the Presence of Conspecifics, Heterospecifics, or Predators and Thermal Preference. Oxley: Identifying the unidentifiable: a novel approach for discriminating and estimating biomass of cryptic fish species. Edmunds: Combined Biotope Classification Scheme (CBiCS): A new marine ecological classification scheme to meet new challenges, Part II: Case studies, morphospecies and image scoring Lymburner: Change detection and coastal characterisation using tidal composite imagery from Digital Earth Australia Skordas: The effect of dietary inclusions of dried Gracilaria cliftonii meal and high water temperatures on feeding and behaviour of juvenile greenlip abalone (Haliotis laevigata).
1430 – 1445 Porter: Changes to habitat structure drive fish assemblages… Tell me more! Tell me in 3D. Hawes: Modelling the connectivity of the black cod (Epinephelus daemelii): where do the larvae go? Porskamp: Benthic Habitat Mapping: Multiscale Hierarchical Classification in Victoria, Australia Auricht: Have droughts and increased water extraction from the Murray River (Australia) reduced coastal ocean productivity? Thomson: Impacts of vitamin K1 on tissue vitamin K levels, immunity, oxidative status and survival of greenlip abalone (Haliotis laevigata) at high summer water temperatures.
1445 – 1500 Nagelkerken: Species Interactions Drive Fish Biodiversity Loss in a High-CO2 World Schilling: Evaluating estuarine nursery use and life history patterns of tailor (Pomatomus saltatrix) in eastern Australia Parsons: Soundscape Monitoring and Metrics in the Marine Environment O’Mara: Response of Estuarine Food Webs to Sediment Delivery from Catchments during Flooding Fontanini: Juvenile Roe’s abalone (Haliotis roei) ability to survive a marine heatwave is greatly compromised under global warming scenarios.
1500 – 1515 Wootton: Novel methods to assess long-term trends in size and age at maturity in fish: a story of harvest and warming Fellowes: Classifying the Geomorphic Planforms of Embayed Beaches Nayar: Industrial scale harvesting of cultivated marine microalgae using polyelectrolyte flocculants for food and feed applications
1515 – 1545 Afternoon Tea
S6 Marine Climate Change from Shelfs to Deep Seas G2 Life history and connectivity in the ocean G4 Carbonate shelves G6 Open theme S15 Aquaculture Blue Economy
1545 – 1600 Machovsky-Capuska: The effects of Sea Surface Temperature on Prey Quality and Nutritional Niche, In a Generalist Marine Predator Schlaefer: Limited Connectivity Between Local Jellyfish (Copula sivickisi, Class Cubozoa) Populations James: Stranded quarternary aeolianites, SE Australia, a conceptual link between marine source and terrestrial deposition McEnnulty: Estimates of Zooplankton Biomass in Australian Waters Davison: South Australian Aquaculture: Zoning in on Aquaculture Zone Policies
1600 – 1615 Lauchlan: Climate-mediated species range shifts along multi-stressor mosaics in coastal environments Murphy: Resolving Cephalopod Trophic Ecology in Relation to Body-Size in the Tasman Sea Mesopelagic Environment. Picard: Origin of high density pockmark fields and their use in inferring near-seabed current: A case study from Oceanic Shoals Marine Park, northern Australia Rocha: Biogeochemical Modeling of the East Australian Current System Hoare: Ecological sustainable development of South Australian aquaculture blue economy
1615 – 1630 Oellermann: Mechanistic Insights to Limits of Thermal Performance in Australian Spiny Lobsters Rogers: Environmental and ecological drivers of habitat use of white sharks (Carcharodon carcharias) in Spencer Gulf and the Great Australian Bight Brooke: The Lord Howe seamount chain and the development of atolls Hodgson-Johnston: Australia’s Integrated Marine Observing System in 2018: Planning for Impact  Zhang: Sustainable utilisation of South Australian marine biodiversity towards a blue bio-economy
1630 – 1645 Harianto: respR: A new R package for efficient and unbiased analysis of aquatic respirometry data – with marine environmental stress case studies Bradshaw: Predicting sustainable shark harvests when stock assessments are lacking Smitha: Biodiversity of Macrobenthic Molluscs along the Continental Shelf of Southwest Coast, India
Black: Free Ocean Carbon Dioxide Enrichment (FOCE) investigation on Southern Ocean benthic marine communities: Primary producer behavioural, physiological and community composition responses. Cecino: Dispersal and Metapopulation Persistence: a Network Approach
1700 – 1800 AMSA state branch meeting
Workshop 13 Student and ECR mentoring night
1830 National Seabed Mapping Coordination Workshop
Organiser: Kim Picard, Nathan Quadros, Daniel Ierodiaconou
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2030
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Wednesday 4 July 2018
0800 – 0900 Registration
Plenary
ROOM: Hall C
0900 – 0905 Introduction, Housekeeping
0905 – 0950 Keynote – Ashley Rowden
Short talks chairs symposia
ROOM: Hall C
0950 – 1005 S5 – Pratchett: Changing Structure and Function of Coral Reef Assemblages in the Anthropocene
1005 – 1020 S11 – Bryars: 5-years in: Is South Australia’s marine parks network being effective at biodiversity conservation?
1020 – 1035 S8 – Doblin: Functional Traits of Phytoplankton along Environmental Gradients
1035 – 1115 Morning Tea, Exhibition and Poster hub
Concurrent Sessions
ROOM: Hall C E1 E2 E3 Skyway
S5 Structure and function of coral reefs in a changing world G1 Deep sea and canyon ecology S11 Marine biodiversity conservation – what’s effective? S10 Marine biosecurity in an increasingly-connected world S8 Marine microbes as mediators of ocean processes
1115 – 1130 Lechene: The application of large-area mosaic imaging to coral reef community assessment Schlacher: Environmental heterogeneity promotes fauna diversity in submarine canyons Brock: The importance of remote offshore Island Sanctuary Zones in South Australia’s marine parks network McDonald: Towards a national collaborative approach to marine biosecurity science Patten: Scenario driven shifts in upwelling and downwelling drive food web structure in the eastern Great Australian Bight
1130 – 1145 Brown: The dynamics of coral-algal interactions in space and time on the southern Great Barrier Reef Rowden: Quantifying the transfer of terrestrial organic matter to the deep ocean in submarine canyons using the compound-specific stable isotope (CSSI) technique Ortodossi: Seascape connectivity shapes reserve performance on exposed coastlines Catalano: Microbiomics from the deep: exploring the microbial diversity of deep sea sponges from the Great Australian Bight
1145 – 1200 Hoey: Differential Resilience of Macroalgal- and Coral-Dominated Habitats to Disturbance Cook: 40 years of surveying deepwater benthic continental slope and canyon habitats in the western North Atlantic. Przeslawski: Applying geoscience to biodiversity monitoring: Case studies from an Australian Marine Park Sherman: Range expansion and the impacts of an invasive sea star on the behaviour and morphology of a native bivalve McLaughlin: Photo-physiological response of phytoplankton to tidal mixing in coastal waters of north-western Australia.
1200 – 1215 Sommer: Community Assembly Along the Tropical-to-temperate Transition: Mechanistic Insights From Eastern Australia  Kloser: Micronekton assemblages and bioregional setting of the Great Australian Bight: a temperate northern boundary current system Parra: Ecogeographic and anthropogenic drivers of dolphin distribution: Informing future spatial conservation planning in a Marine Park in South Australia Lee: A gelatinous pest: Settlement preferences of the invasive ascidian Ciona intestinalis in South Australia Dafforn: Assessing the impacts of stormwater discharges on sediment microbes and biogeochemical cycling in urban waterways
1215 – 1230 Ferrari: 3D models reveal trade-offs between coral growth and thermo-tolerance McLeay: Southern Rock Lobster population responses inside a Marine Protected Area following three summers of protection Carter: Using science to inform biosecurity management in a complex regulatory environment Gibb: Functional indicators of human impact (nutrient load) in a macro-tidal tropical harbour
1230 – 1330 Lunch, Exhibition and Poster hub
S5 Structure and function of coral reefs in a changing world G1 Deep sea and canyon ecology S11 Marine biodiversity conservation – what’s effective? S10 Marine biosecurity in an increasingly-connected world S8 Marine microbes as mediators of ocean processes
1330 – 1345 Wilmes: Specific Timing Of Ontogenetic Shifts In The Diet And Habitat Of Newly Settled Juvenile A. cf. solaris And Consequences For Individual Growth Scanes: Mine Waste and Acute Warming Induce Energetic Stress in Key Deep-sea Fauna Whitmarsh: Varying effects of anthropogenic stressors on fish assemblages: a comparison of four case studies Howe: An expanded monitoring and management program for marine invasive species in Victoria’s marine protected areas. Hallegraeff: Unprecedented Alexandrium blooms in a previously low biotoxin risk area of Tasmania, Australia
1345 – 1400 Chase: Spatial prevalence of coral-fish interactions and the benefits of aggregative fish for coral populations Williams: Canyon habitats of the commercial pink ling: structure, distribution and management Jordan: Evaluation and prioritisation of threats to marine environmental assets in order to achieve effective biodiversity management Pocklington: Utilizing citizen science for marine pest detection in marine protected areas Turnbull: Paralytic Shellfish Toxins in Tasmanian Southern Rock Lobster
1400 – 1415 Dawson: Reef Islands Dominated by Foraminiferan Sands Will be Most Sensitive to Climate Change Impacts and Ecosystem Shifts Wiltshire: Predicting Environmental Suitability for Key Benthic Taxa in an Ecologically and Economically Important Deep-sea Environment Niner: No net loss as a policy approach for marine biodiversity protection Herbert: Aquatic animal disease and marine pest surveillance in Australia Farrell: Seasonal Variations in Blooms of Dinophsis spp. and Diarrhetic Shellfish Toxins on Wild Harvest Beaches Along the New South Wales Coast
1415 – 1430 Radice: Stable isotopes indicate role of upwelling and coral heterotrophic feeding following mass bleaching in remote coral reefs of Maldives, Indian Ocean Gunton: Polychaetes from Australia’s Eastern Abyss Logan: Combination of underwater video methods is more effective at surveying demersal fish assemblages across habitats Deveney: Environmental detection of biosecurity relevant organisms using molecular methods: practical implementation Seger: Adsorption of Fish-Killing Algal Toxins to Clay Particles as a Mitigation Strategy for Harmful Algal Blooms
1430 – 1445 Gissi: Alterations in the coral microbiome following exposure to metals Dittmann: Depth related changes of benthic assemblages from canyons to intertidal coasts Haberstroh: Baited video, but not diver video, detects a greater abundance of legal size target species within no-take areas at Ningaloo Davies: Ecology of the Dinoflagellate Genus Tripos in Australian Waters
1445 – 1515 Afternoon Tea
S6 Marine Climate Change from Shelfs to Deep Seas G1 Deep sea and canyon ecology S11 Marine biodiversity conservation – what’s effective? S10 Marine biosecurity in an increasingly-connected world
1515 – 1530 Rodriguez-Dominguez: Effects of global warming and ocean acidification on fish fitness traits Hosie: Diversity and Host Specificity of Barnacles Inhabiting the Sponge Order Dictyoceratida in Australian Waters Baring: Functional classifications add value to faunal count data for marine park performance assessments Buss: Rapid transmission and pathogenesis of Bonamia infection in Ostrea angasi
1530 – 1545 Giraldo-Ospina: Looking for Evidence of Deep Reef Refugia: Can a Single Extreme Marine Heatwave Cause Change in Marine Benthic Communities in Offshore Reefs? Li: Spatial distribution of sponge species richness: lessons learned from spatial predictive modelling and pattern predictions Reis: Assessing the relative vulnerability of Chondrichthyan species as bycatch using spatially reported catch data series Roberts: PIRSA’s aquatic animal disease prevention and response management: Pacific oyster mortality syndrome as a recent case example
1545 – 1600 Coni: Ocean Acidification May Buffer the Negative Impacts of Tropical Sea Urchins at Temperate Latitudes King: Diversity in the Deep: deep sea amphipods and isopods (Crustacea) of the Great Australian Bight Simpson: Exploring seahorse habitat choice: Will seahorses choose artificial habitat over natural habitat? Ellard: Are marine biofouling and ballast water species potential vectors of aquatic animal disease?
1600 – 1615 Falkenberg: Approaches to project physiological effects of environmental change: examples from ocean acidification Crowther: First comprehensive study of sea anemones (Cnidaria: Actiniaria) from the deep sea of the Great Australian Bight: 2015 & 2017 surveys Hein: Investigating long-term responses of coral assemblages to coral restoration: Case studies from around the world Carew: Recreational Boat Operators’ Self-management of Biofouling in Australia
1615 – 1630 Short break
S6 Marine Climate Change from Shelfs to Deep Seas G6 Open theme S11 Marine biodiversity conservation – what’s effective? S10 Marine biosecurity in an increasingly-connected world
1630 – 1645 Doubleday: Marine life breaking rules by building shells in acidic extremes Hodgson-Johnston: The National Marine Science Plan in 2018 Kaber: Assesment of Coral Reef Ecosystem for Determination of Carrying Capacity in Marine Ecotourism Management within Dampier Strait Marine Protected Area of Raja Ampat Lavender: MarinePestPlan 2018-2023: Australia’s national strategic plan for marine pest biosecurity
1645 – 1700 Said: Effect of future global warming on the productivity of a widely distributed seagrass Lara-Lopez: How the Integrated Marine Observing System can play a role in education Huveneers: Regional benefits of shark-diving tourism in developed economies
1700 – 1715 Ferreira: Functional Loss of Grazing Drives Runaway Expansion of Weedy Species in a Near-Future Ocean Arthur: The Role of CSIRO’s Marine National Facility in Training Australia’s Future Marine Experts Apps: Turning wildlife experiences into conservation action: Can white shark cage-dive tourism influence conservation behaviour?
1715 – 1730 Hayes: The role of Glycine betaine in range expansions; protecting mangroves against extreme freeze events. Abbott: CAPSTAN: interdisciplinary training for next generation of marine scientists Edyvane: A cetacean biodiversity hotspot in Timor-Leste and the potential for marine ecotourism development
1730 – 1745 Walden: A Future 1.2 °C Increase in Ocean Temperature Alters the Quality of Mangrove Habitats for Marine Plants and Animals
Workshops
LOCATION: ACC
Workshop 4 Workshop 6 Workshop 12
1800 Challenges & solutions to measuring & demonstrating connectivity in Marine Protected Area (MPA) networks
Organiser: Alice Jones, Alison Wright, Simon Bryars, Thomas Prowse
CBiCS – Road-testing a new marine ecological classification scheme
Organiser: Adrian Flynn, Matt Edmunds
1900 Prepare high quality applications for sea time on the MNF RV Investigator
Organiser: Ben Rae, Sally Mus
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Thursday 5 July 2018
0830 – 0900 Registration
Plenary
ROOM: Hall C
0900 – 0905 Introduction, Housekeeping
0905 – 1000 Award ceremony and Jubilee award presentation
Short talks chairs symposia
ROOM: Hall C
1000 – 1015 S7 – Thompson: Scaling the Oceans
1015 – 1030 S9 – Beheregaray: Genomics of marine organisms: contributions to ecology and evolution
1030 – 1045 S16
1045 – 1115 Morning Tea, Exhibition and Poster hub
Concurrent Sessions
ROOM: Hall C E1 E2 E3
S9 Genomics of marine organisms: contributions to ecology and evolution S7 Micro- to Macro-: Connecting multi-scale climate change research in marine systems S16 Marine Debris: The world-wide pollution crisis acting on local to global scales S14 Assessing and mitigating ecosystem effects of fishing and aquaculture
 1115 – 1130 Evans: Dispersal patterns for taxa with differing reproductive characteristics along the Western Australia coastline Hobday: Climate change adaptation efforts for species may be antagonistic to natural evolutionary responses Wilcox: Finding the Missing Plastic – Resolving the Global Mass (Im)Balance for Plastic Pollution in the Ocean Earl: Assessing the effectiveness of underwater seal crackers for reducing the impacts of fur seals on South Australia’s Lakes and Coorong Fishery.
1130 – 1145 DiBattista: Genomics Reveals Patterns of Dispersal, Cryptic Lineages, and Vagrant Reef Fish Along the Coast of Western Australia McDonald: Anomalous chlorophyll a events under global environmental change Richardson: Understanding causes of gear loss provides a sound basis for fisheries management Hamilton: Technical mitigation measures to reduce marine mammal bycatch in commercial trawl fisheries: lessons learnt and future directions.
1145 – 1200 Iacchei: Genomically-informed Fisheries Management of White Seabass (Atractoscion nobilis) Ullah: The Cumulative Effects of Global Climate Change and Local Ecosystem Drivers on a Temperate Coastal Ecosystem Smith: Tracing the Source of Plastic Bottles on Beaches in Northern New South Wales, Australia MacLeod: Presence or Function: Which is most important in environmental impact assessment? (Considerations from Aquaculture EIAs)
1200 – 1215 Villacorta-Rath: Can dispersal history drive spatio-temporal phenotypic differences between Southern rock lobster (Jasus edwardsii) post-larvae? Peters: Plastic plight on our shores: An insight into marine debris in the Gulf St Vincent bioregion, South Australia. Morgan: Genetic structure found among Australian east coast populations of snapper, Chrysophrys auratus (Sparidae) using microsatellites
1215 – 1230 Schuyler: Economic Incentives Reduce Plastic Inputs to the Ocean
1230 – 1330 Lunch
1330 – 1400 AMSA AGM (all members welcome)
ROOM: Hall C E1 E2 E3
S9 Genomics of marine organisms: contributions to ecology and evolution S7 Micro- to Macro-: Connecting multi-scale climate change research in marine systems S16 Marine Debris: The world-wide pollution crisis acting on local to global scales G5 Estuaries and coasts
1400 – 1415 Silva: Drivers of diversification in rock lobsters Figueira: Characterising range expansion potential of tropical vagrant fishes Tetu: Plastic Leachate Exposure Affects Photosynthesis Of Marine Prochlorococcus Nedosyko: Oysters are the Future: Shellfish Reef Restoration Strengthening Australia’s Blue Economy
1415 – 1430 Miller: Seascape genomic analysis of a commercially important mollusc- integrating population genetics, genomics and marine LiDAR data Champion: Changing windows of opportunity: Past and future climate-driven shifts in temporal persistence of kingfish (Seriola lalandi) oceanographic habitat within southeast Australian bioregions Browne: Unraveling procedural from environmental contamination by polymers using representative procedural controls and multifactorial statistics tests. McAfee: Oyster optimism – restoring the past to conserve the future
1430 – 1445 Sandoval-Castillo: Seascape genomics reveals adaptive divergence in a connected and commercially important mollusc, the greenlip abalone (Haliotis laevigata), along a longitudinal environmental gradient Taylor: Investigating the role of Competitive Processes in Mediating Range Expansions of Tropical Vagrant Fish Stojkovic: Microbial Populations Associated With Plastic Within The Aquatic Sediments O’Brien: The diversification of eDNA studies on a global scale and a novel application: estuaries and citizen scientists
1445 – 1500 Lavery: Adaptive genetic divergence in chitons Cetina-Heredia: Predicted Climate Driven Change to Eastern Rock Lobster Larval Flow across the Tasman Sea Lawson: Why, how and where to monitor plastic pollution
1500 – 1515 van der Reis: Preliminary analysis of New Zealand scampi (Metanephrops challengeri) diet using metabarcoding Booth: Tropical fishes in temperate Australia: what drives the ups and downs? Willis: How successful are waste abatement campaigns and government policies at reducing plastic waste into the marine environment?
1515 – 1545 Afternoon Tea
S9 Genomics of marine organisms: contributions to ecology and evolution G6 Open theme S16 Marine Debris: The world-wide pollution crisis acting on local to global scales
1545 – 1600 Attard: From conservation genetics to conservation genomics: A genome-wide assessment of blue whales (Balaenoptera musculus) in Australia Connell: Has the study of ecological impacts become a religion? Wilson: Putting the Science into Marine Debris Citizen Science Monitoring
1600 – 1615 Barcelo: Population genomic structure of Australian Common dolphins (Delphinus delphis) Fernandes: Nitrogen Tipping Points for Seagrass Conservation Foulsham: Scientific monitoring of marine debris in coastal environments to inform and assess litter reduction policy in NSW
1615 – 1630 Pratt: The genomic basis of ecotype formation in bottlenose dolphins (genus Tursiops) Nayar: Nitrogen acquisition and resource allocation strategies in temperate seagrass Zostera nigricaulis: Uptake, assimilation and translocation processes Hardesty: A useful framework for addressing mismanaged waste that can end up as marine debris
1630 – 1645 Lockyer: Use of Single Sperm Densities in Fertilisation Assays May Significantly Underestimate Toxicity
1830 – 2400 Conference dinner – ACC, Panorama room
Friday 6 July 2018
Workshop 1 (2 days) Workshop 2 Workshop 5 Workshop 6 & 7 Workshop 10 Workshop 11
LOCATION The University of Adelaide The University of Adelaide The University of Adelaide The University of Adelaide The University of Adelaide The University of Adelaide
0830 Indo Pacific Coral Identification Workshop
Organiser: Russell Kelley
Marine National Facility Data Management Policy – Consultation Workshop
Organiser: Ben Rae, Sally Mus
0900 THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELLED
INTRODUCTION TO POLYCHAETE FAMILIES: identification of Australian fauna, a taxonomic workshop
Paper accepted! Now what? Find your way to real impact using animation video and graphics
Organiser: Tullio Rossi
1000 How to access and use IMOS data for your research
Organiser: Craig Steinberg
Recreational fishing in Commonwealth waters
Organiser: Tim Lynch, Carlie Devine
1100
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1300 Prepare high quality applications for sea time on the MNF RV Investigator
Organiser: Ben Rae, Sally Mus
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Saturday 7 July 2018
Workshop 1 (2 days)
LOCATION The University of Adelaide
0830 Indo Pacific Coral Identification Workshop
Organiser: Russell Kelley
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