Professor Conrad Pilditch

Estuarine Ecology

Qualifications: BSc MSc (Dist) Otago, PhD Dalhousie

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Research Interests

  • Coastal Processes
  • Coastal Zone Management
  • Ecology
  • Geochemical environments
  • Marine systems
  • Oceanography

Recent Publications

  • Douglas, E. J., Gammal, J., Needham, H. R., Stephenson, F., Townsend, M., Pilditch, C. A., & Lohrer, A. M. (2022). Combining techniques to conceptualise denitrification hot spots and hot moments in estuaries. Ecosystems. doi:10.1007/s10021-021-00732-7

  • Rullens, V., Townsend, M., Lohrer, A. M., Stephenson, F., & Pilditch, C. A. (2022). Who is contributing where? Predicting ecosystem service multifunctionality for shellfish species through ecological principles. Science of the Total Environment, 808. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.152147

  • Glover, H. E., Stokes, D. J., Ogston, A. S., Bryan, K. R., & Pilditch, C. A. (2022). Decadal‐scale impacts of changing mangrove extent on hydrodynamics and sediment transport in a quiescent, mesotidal estuary. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. doi:10.1002/esp.5317

  • Bulmer, R. H., Stephenson, F., Lohrer, A. M., Lundquist, C. J., Madarasz-Smith, A., Pilditch, C. A., . . . Hewitt, J. E. (2022). Informing the management of multiple stressors on estuarine ecosystems using an expert-based Bayesian Network model. Journal of Environmental Management, 301. doi:10.1016/j.jenvman.2021.113576

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Contact Details

Email: [email protected]
Room: R.2.20
Phone: +64 7 838 4466 ext 6132