oceanexpert oceanexpert

© 2016, UNESCO/IOC Project Office for IODE, Ostend, Belgium   Find us on Google+

Details of Dr. Anja Kreiner   


Gender female
Job title Fisheries Biologist
Department Environmental Subdivision, Integrated Coastal Zone Management
National Marine Information and Research Centre Namibia ( NATMIRC)
Strand Street Box 912 Swakopmund
National Marine Information and Research Centre Namibia Strand Street Box 912
Regions Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Nationality Namibia
Tel +264 64 4101000
You must log in with an approved account to view email addresses.
Social Media Links
You must log in with an approved account to view social media links


Degree Dr. rer. nat.
Job type Teaching/Education , Research , Data Management
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture
Research Activities Benguela Current Commission (BCC), ODINAFRICA, NansClim,ICAN, GIZ Marine Spatial Management and Governance (MARISMA)

Research Region 70
Working languages English, German, Afrikaans
Skills/Expertise Atlas development, Environmental Impact Assessments Linkages between environment and fish, Environmental education
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Anja KREINER)

Synthesis: climate effects on biodiversity, abundance and distribution of marine organisms in the Benguela (2015) A Jarre, L Hutchings, SP Kirkman, A Kreiner, P Tchipalanga, P Kainge, ... Fisheries Oceanography 24 (S1), 122-149
Spawning habitats of Cape horse mackerel (Trachurus capensis) in the northern Benguela upwelling region A Kreiner, D Yemane, EK Stenevik (2015) Fisheries Oceanography 24 (S1), 46-55
Plankton productivity of the Benguela Current Large Marine Ecosystem (BCLME) (2015) HM Verheye, T Lamont, JA Huggett, A Kreiner, I Hampton Environmental Development, ENVDEVD1500081
Spatio-Temporal variability of copepod abundance along the 20°S monitoring transect in the Northern Benguela upwelling system from 2005 to 2011 M Bode, A Kreiner, A van der Plas, L Deon C., R Horaeb, H Auel, W. Hagen (2014) PLOS ONE 9 (5)
Kreiner, A., Yemane, D., Stenevik, E.K. and Moroff, N.E. (2011) The selection of spawning location of sardine (Sardinops sagax) in the northern Benguela after changes in stock structure and environmental conditions. Fish. Oceanogr. 20: 560-569.
Hutchings L., van der Lingen C., Shannon L., Crawford R., Verheye H.M., Bartholomae C., van der Plas A., Louw D., Kreiner A., Ostrowski M., Fidel Q., Barlow R., Lamont T., Coetzee J., Shillington F., Veitch J., Currie J. and P. Monteiro. 2009. The Benguela Current: an ecosystem of four components. Progress in Oceanography 83: 15 - 32.
Kreiner, A., Stenevik, E. K. and Ekau, W.[2009]Sardine Sardinops sagax and anchovy Engraulis encrasicolus larvae avoid regions with low dissolved oxygen concentration in the northern Benguela Current system. Journal of Fish Biology, 74, 270 - 277.
Van der Lingen, C.D., L.J. Shannon, P. Cury, A. Kreiner, C.L. Moloney, J.P. Roux, and F. Vaz-Velho. 2006. Resource and ecosystem variability, including regime shifts in the Benguela Current System. Part II: Chapter 8. In: Shannon, V., G. Hempel, P. Malanotte-Rizzoli, C. Moloney and J. Woods (eds). Benguela: Predicting a Large Marine Ecosystem. Elsevier Series, Large Marine Ecosystems.
John, H-Ch., Mohrholz, V., Lutjeharms, J.R.E , Weeks, S., Cloete R. and Kreiner, A. 2003. Oceanographic and faunistic structures across an Angola Current intrusion into northern Namibian waters. Journal of Marine Systems 46 (1-4): 1 - 22.
Hardman-Mountford, N.J., Richardson, A., Boyer, D., Kreiner, A. and H. Boyer. 2003. Relationship between recruitment success and environmental conditions during spawning in the Northern Benguela pilchard fishery. Progress in Oceanography 59 (2-3).
Boyer, D., Boyer, H., Fossen,I. and A. Kreiner. 2001. Changes in abundance of the Northern Benguela sardine stock during the last decade ? fishing or the environment? South African Journal of Marine Science 23: 61-84.
Kreiner, A., van der Lingen, C. and P. Fréon. 2001. A comparison of condition factor and gonadosomatic index of sardine (Sardinops sagax) stocks in the northern and southern Benguela upwelling systems, 1984-1999. South African Journal of Marine Science 23: 123-134.
Kirchner, C.H., Bartholomae, C.H. and Kreiner,A. 2009. Investigation into spawner-recruitment relationships, including environmental parameters, for the Namibian sardine Sardinops sagax. African Journal of Marine Science, 31 (2).

Group(s): IOC , IODE SG-ICAN
Created: 2008-04-30 Last Updated: 2016-06-16