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Details of Dr. Benjamin Michael Fitzpatrick   


Gender male
Job title Managing Director
Oceawise Australia ( OA)
86 Alderbury St Floreat 6014
Oceawise Australia 86 Alderbury St
Regions Sea of Azov
Tel +61439996018
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Website http://www.oceanwise.com.au
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Degree PhD Marine Science UWA
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Marine Geology, Geophysics , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Marine Geology, Geophysics , Fisheries, Aquaculture
Research Region 71
Working languages English
Skills/Expertise Marine Ecology, Marine protected areas, Fisheries biology, Marine Geomorphology, Coral reef ecosystems, human impacts, environmental monitoring,
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Benjamin FITZPATRICK)

Fitzpatrick B. M., Harvey E. S., Langlois T. J., Babcock R., 2014, Effects of fishing on fish assemblages at the reefscapes scale, Marine Ecology Progress Series, DOI: 10.3354/meps11077
Watson DL, Harvey ES, Fitzpatrick BM, Langlois TJ, Shedrawi G (2010) Assessing reef fish assemblage structure: how do different stereo-video techniques compare? Marine Biology 157: 1237?1250.
Langlois TJ, Harvey ES, Fitzpatrick B, Meeuwig JJ, Shedrawi G, et al. (2010) Cost-efficient sampling of fish assemblages: comparison of baited video stations and diver video transects. Aquatic Biology 9: 155?168.
Sleeman J., Meekan M., Fitzpatrick B.M, Steinberg C., Ancel R., Bradshaw C., 2010, Oceanographic and atmospheric phenomena influence the abundance of whale sharks at Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 382, 2: 77-81
Bradshaw, C.J.A., Fitzpatrick, B.M., Steinberg, C.C., Brook, B.W., and Meekan, M.G., 2008. Decline in whale shark size and abundance at Ningaloo Reef over the past decade: The world?s largest fish is getting smaller. Biological Conservation 141: 1894-1905.
Fitzpatrick, B.M., Meekan, M., and Richards, A., 2006. Shark attacks on a whale shark (Rhincodon typus, Smith 1828) at Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. Bulletin of Marine Science Volume 78, Number 2, pp. 397-402(6).
Fitzpatrick, B.M., Harvey, E., Heyward, A., Twiggs E.J., Colquhoun J., 2012, The structure of a tropical continental shelf demersal fish assemblage. PLoS ONE 7(6): e39634. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0039634.

Created: 2015-03-18 Last Updated: 2015-07-02 by Benjamin FITZPATRICK