Identifying critical estuarine seagrass habitat for settlement of coastally spawned fish
John R Ford, Robert J Williams, Ashley M Fowler, Deborah R Cox, Iain M Suthers
Marine Ecology - Progress Series | INTER-RESEARCH | Published : 2010
We thank our volunteers in the field ( K. Savage, T. Mullaney, J. Everett, R. Piola, D. Ord, M. Taylor), members of the FAMER lab and third-year OBAF field students. Thanks also to T. Trnski at the Australian Museum for help with larval staging and manuscript review; T. Miskiewicz for help in fish identification; D. Treloar and S. Garber for their hard work and advice on the Brisbane Water circulation model; and I. Thiebaud for digital seagrass maps. We particularly thank P. Freewater for initiating the Brisbane Water proposal. Work was supported by a UNSW Faculty Research Grant, Gosford City Council, Water Research Laboratory-UNSW and the Australian Research Council.