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PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Senior Scientist, Group leader
Department Animal Sciences, Aquatic Environment & Qualtity, Bio-Environmental Research group
Institution
Instituut voor Landbouw- en Visserijonderzoek ( ILVO)
Ankerstraat 1 Oostende 8400
Address
Instituut voor Landbouw- en Visserijonderzoek Ankerstraat 1
Oostende
8400
Belgium
Tel 32474453618
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Website http://www.ilvo.vlaanderen.be
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree PhD
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities disturbance of natural variability in marine ecosystem due to human activities at sea (aggregate extraction, windfarms, fisheries,...)
Research Region 14
Skills/Expertise Epibenthos/ Demersal fish multivariate analyses Environmental monitoring marine spatial planning
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Kris HOSTENS)

? Vandendriessche S., Hostens K. & Wittoeck J. (2009) Monitoring of the effects of the Thorntonbank and Bligh Bank windmill parks on the epifauna and demersal fish fauna of soft-bottom sediments: Thortonbank: status during construction (T1), Bligh Bank: reference condition (T0). In: S. Degraer & R. Brabant (Eds.) Offshore wind farms in the Belgian part of the North Sea. State of the art after two years of environmental monitoring. Royal Belgian Institute for Natural Sciences, Management Unit of the North Sea Mathematical Models. Marine ecosystem management. MUMM. Brussels (BE): 93-150.
? Derous S., Austen M., Claus S., Daan N., Dauvin J.-C., Deneudt K., Depestele J., Desroy N., Heessen H., Hostens K., Marboe A.H., Lescrauwaet A.-K., Moreno M., Moulaert I., Paelinckx D., Rabaut M., Rees H., RessurreiĆ§Ć£o A., Roff J., Santos P.T., Speybroeck J., Stienen E.W.M., Tatarek A., Ter Hofstede R., Vincx M., Zarzycki T., Degraer S. (2007) Building on the concept for marine biological valuation with respect to translating it to a practical protocol: Viewpoints derived from a joint ENCORA-MARBEF initiative, and adaptation of the concept. Oceanologia, 49 (4): 579-586
? Derous S., Agardy T., Hillewaert H., Hostens K., Jamieson G., Lieberknecht L., Mees J., Moulaert I., Olenin S., Paelinckx D., Rabaut M., Rachor E., Roff J., Stienen E., Van der Wal J.T., Van Lancker V., Verfaillie E., Vincx M., Weslawki J.M., Degraer S. (2007) A concept for biological valuation in the marine environment. Oceanologia, 49 (1): 99-128.
? Degraer S., Wittoeck J., Appeltans W., Cooreman K., Deprez T., Hillewaert H., Hostens K., Mees J., Vanden Berghe W., Vincx M. (2006). The macrobenthos atlas of the Belgian part of the North Sea. Belgian Science Policy D/2005/1191/3, 164 pp. ISBN 90-810081-6-1
? Beyst B., K. Hostens & J. Mees (2002) Factors influencing spatial variation in fish and macrocrustacean communities in the surf zone of sandy beaches in belgium. J. Mar. Biol. Assoc. U.K. 82: 181-187.
? Elliott M., K.L. Hemingway, M.J. Costello, S. Duhamel, K. Hostens, M. Labrapoulou, S. Marshall & H. Winkler (2002). Links between fish and other trophic levels. In: Elliott M. & K.L. Hemingway (Eds.) Fishes in Estuaries. Blackwell Science Ltd. Oxford 124-216.
? Cattrijsse A., I. Codling, A. Conides, S. Duhamel, R.N. Gibson, K. Hostens, S. Mathieson & D.S. McLusky (2002). Estuarine development/ habitat restoration and re-creation and their role in estuarine management for the benefit of aquatic resources. . In: Elliott M. & K.L. Hemingway (Eds.) Fishes in Estuaries. Blackwell Science Ltd. Oxford 266-321.
? Beyst B., K. Hostens & J. Mees (2001) Factors influencing fish and macrocrustacean communities in the surf zone of sandy beaches in belgium: temporal variation. J .Sea Res. 46: 281-294.
? Hostens K. (2000) Spatial patterns and seasonality in the epibenthic communities of the Westerschelde (Southern Bight of the North Sea). J. Mar. Biol. Assoc. U.K., 80: 27-36
? Hostens K. & J. Mees (1999) The mysid-feeding guild of demersal fishes in the brackish zone of the Westerschelde estuary, J. Fish Biol. 55: 704-719.
? Hostens K. (1996) Spatial and temporal patterns in the epibenthos of the Westerschelde. Progress in Belgian Oceanographic Research, 107-110.
? Arellano R.V., O. Hamerlynck, M. Vincx, J. Mees, K. Hostens & W. Gijselinck (1995) Changes in the ratio of the sulcus acusticus area to the sagitta area of Pomatoschistus minutus (Pallas) and Pomatoschistus lozanoi (de Buen) (Pisces, Gobiidae). Mar. Biol. 122 : 355 360.
? Hamerlynck O. & K. Hostens (1994) Changes in the fish fauna of the Oosterschelde a ten year time series of fyke catches. Hydrobiologia 282/283: 497 507.
? Hamerlynck O. & K. Hostens (1994). Changes in the fish fauna of the Oosterschelde a ten year time series of fyke catches. In: Nienhuis P.H. & A.C. Smaal (Eds.) The Oosterschelde estuary (The Netherlands): a case-study of a changing ecosystem. Developments in Hydrobiology 97. Kluwer Academic Publishers, The Netherlands 497 507.
? Hostens K. & O. Hamerlynck (1994). The mobile epifauna of soft bottoms in the subtidal Oosterschelde estuary: structure, function and impact of the storm surge barrier. In: Nienhuis P.H. & A.C. Smaal (Eds.) The Oosterschelde estuary (The Netherlands): a case-study of a changing ecosystem. Developments in Hydrobiology 97. Kluwer Academic Publishers, The Netherlands 479-496.
? van Damme P.A., K. Hostens & F. Ollevier (1994) Fish species of the lower Zeeschelde (Belgium): a comparison with historical checklists. Belg. J. Zool. 124: 93 103.
? Hostens K. & O. Hamerlynck (1994) The mobile epifauna of soft bottoms in the subtidal Oosterschelde estuary: structure, function and impact of the storm surge barrier. Hydrobiologia 282/283: 479 496.
? Hamerlynck O., K. Hostens, R.V. Arellano, J. Mees & P.A. van Damme (1993) The mobile epibenthic fauna of soft bottoms in the Dutch Delta (south west Netherlands): spatial structure. Neth. J.Aquat. Ecol. 27(2 4): 343 358
? Hamerlynck O. & K. Hostens (1993) Growth, feeding, production and consumption in O group bib Trisopterus luscus L. and whiting Merlangius merlangus L. in a shallow coastal area of the SW Netherlands. ICES J. Mar. Sci. 50: 81 91.
? Hamerlynck O., J. Mees, J.A. Craeymeersch, K. Soetaert, K. Hostens, A. Cattrijsse, P.A. van Damme (1993) The Westerschelde estuary: two food webs and a nutrient rich desert. Progress in Belgian oceanographic research Royal Academy of Belgium. 217 234.
? Hamerlynck O., K. Hostens, J. Mees, R.V. Arellano, A. Cattrijsse, P. van de Vyver & J.A. Craeymeersch (1992) The ebb tidal delta of the Grevelingen: a man made nursery for flatfish? Neth. J.Sea Res. 30: 191 200.


Created: 2010-06-10 Last Updated: 2016-07-01 by Kris HOSTENS