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Details of Dr. Sebastian Christoph Alexander Ferse   


Gender male
Job title junior research group leader
Department Ecology
Leibniz-Zentrum für Marine Tropenökologie Bremen ( ZMT)
Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology Fahrenheitstr. 6 Bremen 28359
ZMT, Fahrenheitstrasse 6, 28359 Bremen
Regions Sea of Azov
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Website http://www.zmt-bremen.de/en/Sebastian_Ferse.html
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Degree Dr. rer. nat.
Job type Teaching/Education , Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Policy, Law, Economics, Management , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Policy, Law, Economics, Management
Research Activities I am currently working on coastal resource use and management by coastal communities and on the link between biodiversity and ecosystem functioning in Indonesia and Melanesia. General research interests include coral physiology and ecology, reef fish ecology, aquaculture of ornamental marine species and community management and protection and restoration of coral reefs.

French; Indonesian
Research Region Indo-West Pacific
Skills/Expertise Scientific Diver, MSci in Aquatic Tropical Ecology, PhD in Coral Reef Ecology, Fluent in Englisch, German, Conversational French, Indonesian
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Sebastian FERSE)

Ferse S.C.A., M.M. Nugues, S.B.C. Romatzki & A. Kunzmann (2013): Examining the Use of Mass Transplantation of Brooding and Spawning Corals to Support Natural Coral Recruitment in Sulawesi/Indonesia. Restoration Ecology. doi:10.1038/srep00014.
von Essen, L.-M., S.C.A. Ferse, M. Glaser & A. Kunzmann (2013): Attitudes and perceptions of villagers towards community-based mariculture in Minahasa, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Ocean & Coastal Management 73:101-112. doi:10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2012.12.012.
Ferrol-Schulte D., M. Wolff, S.C.A. Ferse & M. Glaser (2013): Sustainable Livelihoods Approach in tropical coastal and marine social-ecological systems: a review. Marine Policy 42:253-258. doi:10.1016/j.marpol.2013.03.007.
Glaser M., P. Christie, K. Diele, L. Dsikowitzky, S.C.A. Ferse, I. Nordhaus, A. Schlüter, K. Schwerdtner Máñez & C. Wild (2012): Measuring and understanding sustainability-enhancing processes in tropical coastal and marine social-ecological systems. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 4(3):300-308. doi:10.1016/j.cosust.2012.05.004.
Ferse S.C.A., M. Glaser, M. Neil & K. Schwerdtner Máñez (2012): To cope or to sustain? Eroding long-term sustainability in an Indonesian coral reef fishery. Regional Environmental Change. doi:10.1007/s10113-012-0342-1.
Maduppa H., S.C.A. Ferse, U. Aktani & H.W. Palm (2012): Seasonal trends and fish-habitat associations around Pari Island, Indonesia: setting a baseline for environmental monitoring. Environmental Biology of Fishes 95(3):383-398. doi:10.1007/s10641-012-0012-7.
Ferse S.C.A., L. Knittweis, G. Krause, A. Maddusila & M. Glaser (2012): Livelihoods of ornamental coral fishermen in South Sulawesi/Indonesia: implications for management. Coastal Management 40(5):525-555. doi:10.1080/08920753.2012.694801.
Schwerdtner Máñez K., S. Husain, S.C.A. Ferse & M. Máñez-Costa (2012): Water scarcity in the Spermonde Archipelago, Sulawesi, Indonesia: past, present and future. Environmental Science and Policy 23:74-84. doi:10.1016/j.envsci.2012.07.004.
Mora C., O. Aburto-Oropeza, A. Ayala Bocos, P.M. Ayotte, S. Banks, A.G. Bauman, M. Beger, S. Bessudo, D.J. Booth, E. Brokovich, A. Brooks, P. Chabanet, J. Cinner, J. Cortés, J.J. Cruz-Motta, A. Cupul Magaña, E. DeMartini, G.J. Edgar, D.A. Feary, S.C.A. Ferse, A. Friedlander, K.J. Gaston, C. Gough, N.A.J. Graham, A. Green, H. Guzman, M. Hardt, M. Kulbicki, Y. Letourneur, A. López Pérez, M. Loreau, Y. Loya, C. Martinez, I. Mascareñas-Osorio, T. Morove, M.-O. Nadon, Y. Nakamura, G. Paredes, N.V.C. Polunin, M.S. Pratchett, H. Reyes Bonilla, F. Rivera, E. Sala, S. Sandin, G. Soler, R. Stuart-Smith, E. Tessier, D.P. Tittensor, M. Tupper, P. Usseglio, L. Vigliola, L. Wantiez, I. Williams, S.K. Wilson & F.A. Zapata (2011): Global human footprint on the linkage between biodiversity and ecosystem functioning in reef fishes. PLoS Biology 9(4): e1000606. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1000606.
Schwerdtner Máñez K. & S.C.A. Ferse (2010): The history of Makassan trepang fishing and trade. PLoS ONE 5(6): e11346. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0011346.
Glaser M., I. Radjawali, S.C.A. Ferse & B. Glaeser (2010): ?Nested? community participation in hierarchical societies? Lessons for social-ecological research and management. International Journal of Society Systems Science 2(4): 390-414. doi:10.1504/IJSSS.2010.035571.
Borell E.M., Romatzki S.B.C. and Ferse, S.C.A. (2010) Differential physiological responses of two congeneric scleractinian corals to mineral accretion and an electric field. Coral Reefs 29: 191?200.
Glaser M., W. Baitoningsih, S.C.A. Ferse, M. Neil & R. Deswandi (2010): Whose sustainability? Top-down participation and emergent rules in marine protected area management in Indonesia. Marine Policy 34(6): 1215-1225. doi:10.1016/j.marpol.2010.04.006.
Ferse S.C.A. (2010): Poor performance of corals transplanted onto substrates of short durability. Restoration Ecology 18(4): 399-407. doi:10.1111/j.1526-100X.2010.00682.x.
Ferse, S.C.A., M. Mánez Costa, K. Schwerdtner Mánez, D.S. Adhuri & M. Glaser (2010): Allies, not aliens - increasing the role of local communities in MPA implementation. Environmental Conservation 37(1): 23-34. doi:10.1017/S0376892910000172.
Ferse S.C.A.; A. Kunzmann (2009) Effects of concrete-bamboo cages on coral fragments: evaluation of a low-tech method used in artisanal ocean-based coral farming. Journal of Applied Aquaculture 21(1): 31-49.

Created: 2006-09-24 Last Updated: 2015-05-15 by Sebastian FERSE