Dr Grant Tempero


Qualifications: PhD, MSc, BSc, DipAg

Research Interests

  • Animal Behaviour
  • Ecology
  • Environmental Technology
  • Freshwater Systems
  • Impacted Ecosystems
  • Invasive Species
  • Terrestrial Systems


Animal Behaviour; Biology; Ecology; Environmental Impacts

limnology, freshwater ecology, fish

Recent Publications

  • Tempero, G. W., Hicks, B. J., Ling, N., Morgan, D., Daniel, A. J., Özkundakci, D., & David, B. (2019). Fish community responses to invasive fish removal and installation of an exclusion barrier at Lake Ohinewai, Waikato. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research, 53(3), 397-415. doi:10.1080/00288330.2019.1579101

  • Zhang, H., Lyu, T., Bi, L., Tempero, G., Hamilton, D. P., & Pan, G. (2018). Combating hypoxia/anoxia at sediment-water interfaces: A preliminary study of oxygen nanobubble modified clay materials. Science of the Total Environment, 637-638, 550-560. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.04.284

  • Browne, C. M., Quaife, J. A., Edwards, T. L., Ling, N., & Tempero, G. W. (2018). Conservation dogs: Detection of invasive fish in freshwater. In Canine Science Forum. Conference held at Eötvös Loránd Unversity, Budapest, Hungary.

  • Tempero, G. (2018). Ecotoxicological Review of Alum Applications to the Rotorua Lakes: Supplementary Report (ERI Report No. 117). Hamilton, New Zealand: Environmental Research Institute, The University of Waikato.

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Contact Details

Email: [email protected]
Room: R.2.13
Phone: +64 7 838 4760