Research papers

Research Papers

A comparison of electric fishing and gillnetting to examine the effects of anthropogenic disturbance on riverine fish communities (opens in a new window)

A comparison of fish assemblages associated with different riparian vegetation types in the Hawkesbury–Nepean River system. (opens in a new window)

A re-survey of part of the Hawkesbury river, New South Wales, after one hundred years. (opens in a new window)

Application of Ceriodaphnia dubia for whole effluent toxicity tests in the Hawkesbury-Nepean watershed, New South Wales, Australia: Method development and validation. (opens in a new window)

Assessing environmental protection investments in New South Wales catchments. (opens in a new window)

Associations between environmental variables and zooplankton body masses in a regulated Australian river.  (opens in a new window)

Autotrophic Picoplankton in a Regulated Coastal River in New South Wales. (opens in a new window)

Changes in river fish assemblages associated with vegetated and degraded banks, upstream of and within nutrient-enriched zones.  (opens in a new window)

Dating recent floodplain sediments in the Hawkesbury-ÂÂÂNepean River system, eastern Australia using single-grain quartz OSL.  (opens in a new window)

Daytime vertical distribution of microzooplankton in the Hawkesbury-Nepean River. (opens in a new window)

Ecological effects of flow regulation on macroinvertebrate and periphytic diatom assemblages in the Hawkesbury - Nepean River, Australia. (opens in a new window)

Elemental composition of mantle tissue granules in Hyridella depressa (Unionida) from the Hawkesbury-Nepean River system, Australia: inferences from catchment chemistry. (opens in a new window)

Environmental flows in two highly regulated rivers: The Hawkesbury Nepean in Australia and the Durance in France.  (opens in a new window)

Environmental risk assessment of compost prepared from salvinia, Egeria densa, and alligator weed. (opens in a new window)

Environmental status of sediments in the lower Hawkesbury-Nepean River, New South Wales. (opens in a new window)

Estuarine macrobenthic community structure in the Hawkesbury River, Australia: Relationships with sediment physicochemical and anthropogenic parameters. (opens in a new window)

Fine resolution palaeoecology confirms anthropogenic impact during the late Holocene in the lower Hawkesbury Valley, NSW.  (opens in a new window)

Freshwater zooplankton in the Hawkesbury-Nepean River: Comparison of community structure with other rivers. 

Heavy metal enrichment in the surface microlayer of the Nepean-Hawkesbury river system.  (opens in a new window)

Heavy metals in sediments of the Upper Hawkesbury-Nepean River. (opens in a new window)

Impacts of environmental degradation on rivers, with some examples from the Hawkesbury-Nepean system. (opens in a new window)

Invasion of Egeria into the Hawkesbury-Nepean River, Australia.  (opens in a new window)

Is the decline of freshwater mussel populations in a regulated coastal river in south-eastern Australia linked with human modification of habitat? (opens in a new window)

Local provenance in rehabilitation of degraded landscapes: A case study from the Hawkesbury-Nepean catchment, Australia. (opens in a new window)

Low temperature reproduction of Cyrtobagous salviniae: Good news for biological control of Salvinia in a temperate climate.  (opens in a new window)

Predicting potential impacts of environmental flows on weedy riparian vegetation of the Hawkesbury-Nepean River, south-eastern Australia.  (opens in a new window)

Reducing nutrient enrichment of waterways through public education: A tale of two cities. (opens in a new window)

Relationships between river flows and recreational catches of Australian bass.  (opens in a new window)

Reproduction of river and lake populations of Hyridella depressa (Unionacea: Hyriidae) in New South Wales: Implications for their conservation.  (opens in a new window)

Restoration of the Hawkesbury-Nepean river system, New South Wales Australia.  (opens in a new window)

Rhetoric and reality surrounding water quality issues in a peri-urban western Sydney community. (opens in a new window)

Size structure of river zooplankton: Seasonal variation, overall pattern and functional aspect.  (opens in a new window)

Spatial patterns in the macrobenthic communities of the Hawkesbury Estuary, New South Wales. (opens in a new window)

Temporal patterns in the macrobenthic communities of the Hawkesbury Estuary. New South Wales. (opens in a new window)

The blue-green algal bloom in the Hawkesbury River at the Sackville Ferry during the summer of 1991/2. (opens in a new window)

The environmental status of Hawkesbury River sediments. (opens in a new window)

The impact of small and large impoundments on freshwater mussel distribution in the Hawkesbury-Nepean River, south eastern Australia.  (opens in a new window)

The role of contestable concepts in transdisciplinary management of water in the landscape.  (opens in a new window)

The role of geomorphology in substratum patch selection by freshwater mussels in theHawkesbury–Nepean River (New South Wales) Australia.  (opens in a new window)

The Wild Life of Pesticides: urban agriculture, institutional responsibility, and the future of biodiversity in Sydney's Hawkesbury-Nepean River.  (opens in a new window)

Whole effluent toxicity of sewage treatment plants in the Hawkesbury–Nepean watershed, New South Wales, Australia, to Ceriodaphnia dubia and Selenastrum capricornutum.  (opens in a new window)

Within-catchment effects of flow alteration on fish assemblages in the Hawkesbury - Nepean River system, Australia.  (opens in a new window)

Zoobenthic variability associated with a flood and drought in the Hawkesbury estuary, New South Wales: Some consequences for environmental monitoring. (opens in a new window)