Testing the waters: impacts of contaminants on ecosystem structure and function in urban waterways


Estuaries are diverse and productive ecosystems that are subject to high levels of disturbance from multiple human stressors. These ecosystems are exposed to multiple stressors such as legacy contaminants in sediments and... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Katherine Dafforn (University of New South Wales)
  2. Peter Steinberg (University of New South Wales)
  3. Stuart Simpson (CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere)
  4. Jaimie Potts (NSW Office of Environment and Heritage)
  5. Peter Scanes (NSW Office of Environment and Heritage)
  6. Simone Birrer (University of New South Wales)
  7. Michael Sutherland (University of New South Wales)
  8. Vivian Sim (University of Ne)
  9. Tim Lachnit (University of Kiel)
  10. Sanjay Swarup (National University of Singapore)
  11. Staffan Kjelleberg (University of New South Wales)
  12. Martina Doblin (University of Technology Sydney)
  13. Gavin Birch (University of Sydney)
  14. Paul Gribben (University of New South Wales)
  15. Peter Freewater (Hawkesbury-Nepean Catchment Management Authority)
  16. Emma Johnston (University of New South Wales)

Topic Area

4 - Estuarine Ecosystems


OS-3A » Estuarine Ecosystems (15:50 - Monday, 6th July, Costa Hall)

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