Coral reef ecology dredging Marine ecology Marine Population Connectivity Reef fish ecology


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Publications (33)

Departmental Publications (28)

Found 28 items

2016

Evans R (2016). Understanding marine connectivity. Landscope 31(4), pp. 48–52

McMahon K, Hernawan U, van Dijk Kor-Jent, Waycott M, Biffin E et al. [Evans R] (2016). WAMSI Dredging Node Project 5.2, genetic variability of seagrass. Western Australian Marine Science Institution, Perth. 35 p.

2015

Emslie MJ, Logan M, Williamson DH, Ayling AM, MacNeil MA, Ceccarelli D et al. [Evans RD] (2015). Expectations and outcomes of reserve network performance following re-zoning of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. Current Biology 25, pp. 983–992

Evans R (2015). Wheatstone Project offset B: connectivity and recovery potential of Pilbara marine habitats and associated taxa: annual report, 2014/15. Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. 12 p.

2014

Evans RD, Wilson SK, Field SN, Moore JAY (2014). Importance of macroalgal fields as coral reef fish nursery habitat in north-west Australia. Marine Biology 161, pp. 599–607

Williamson DH, Ceccarelli DM, Evans RD, Hill JK, Russ GR (2014). Derelict fishing line provides a useful proxy for estimating levels of non-compliance with no-take marine reserves. PLoS One 9, pp. 1–21

Williamson DH, Ceccarelli DM, Evans RD, Jones GP, Russ GR (2014). Habitat dynamics, marine reserve status and the decline and recovery of coral reef fish communities. Ecology and Evolution 4, pp. 337–354

2013

Hassell NS, Williamson DH, Evans RD, Russ GR (2013). Reliability of non-expert observer estimates of the magnitude of marine reserve effects. Coastal Management 41, pp. 361–380

Holmes TH, Wilson SK, Travers MJ, Langlois TJ, Evans RD, Moore G et al. [Douglas RA, Shedrawi G] (2013). A comparison of visual- and stereo-video based fish community assessment methods in tropical and temperate marine waters of Western Australia. Limnology and Oceanography: Methods 11, pp. 337–350

Underwood JN, Wilson SK, Ludgerus L, Evans RD (2013). Integrating connectivity science and spatial conservation management of coral reefs in north-west Australia. Journal for Nature Conservation 21, pp. 163–172

Wen CKC, Almany GR, Williamson DH, Pratchett MS, Mannering TD, Evans RD et al. (2013). Recruitment hotspots boost the effectiveness of no-take marine reserves. Biological Conservation 166, pp. 124–131

2012

Evans R, Murray K, Shedrawi G, Field S, Moore J, Fearns P et al. (2012). Digitise this! A quick and easy remote sensing method to monitor the daily extent of dredge plumes. PLoS One 7, pp. 1–10

Harrison HB, Williamson DH, Evans RD, Almany GR, Thorrold SR, Russ GR et al. (2012). Larval export from marine reserves and the recruitment benefit for fish and fisheries. Current Biology 22, pp. 1023–1028

Moore J, Bellchambers L, Depczynski M, Evans R, Evans S, Field S et al. [Friedman K, Holmes T, Middlebrook R, Shedrawi G, Taylor H, Wilson S] (2012). 2010-11 mass coral bleaching across 12º of latitude in WA. Poster presented at the 12th International Coral Reef Symposium, 9-13 July, Cairns, Queensland, Australia.

Moore JAY, Barnes H, Evans R, Field S, Friedman K, Holmes T et al. [Middlebrook R, Shedrawi G, Wilson S] (2012). Extreme ocean warming drives coral bleaching across WA. Available at: http://www.dpaw.wa.gov.au/about-us/science-and-research/publications-resources/111-science-division-information-sheets. 49/2012, 2 p.

2011

Bancroft K, Field S, Evans R, Shedrawi G (2011). Seagrass communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area condition pressure response report: Montebello Islands Marine Park, Barrow Island Marine Park and Barrow Islands Marine Management Area annual report, 2011 Department of Environment and Conservation, Kensington, WA. pp. 52–58

Bancroft K, Field S, Evans R, Shedrawi G (2011). Sediment quality. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area condition pressure response report: Montebello Islands Marine Park, Barrow Island Marine Park and Barrow Islands Marine Management Area annual report, 2011 Department of Environment and Conservation, Kensington, WA. pp. 15–18

Bancroft K, Field S, Evans R, Shedrawi G (2011). Water quality. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area condition pressure response report: Montebello Islands Marine Park, Barrow Island Marine Park and Barrow Islands Marine Management Area annual report, 2011 Department of Environment and Conservation, Kensington, WA. pp. 19–26

Evans R, Murray K, Shedrawi G, Field S (2011). Digitise this! A quick and easy remote sensing method to monitor the daily extent of dredge plumes (ABSTRACT). In Australian Marine Sciences Association, 48th Annual Conference, 3rd-7th July 2011: Book of Abstracts p. 182

Evans R, Murray K, Shedrawi G, Field S (2011). Digitise this! A quick and easy remote sensing method to monitor the daily extent of dredge plumes. Poster presented at the Australian Marine Sciences Association, 48th Annual Conference, 3rd-7th July 2011.

Field S, Shedrawi G, Evans R (2011). Effects of the Gorgon dredging program on selected aspects of the marine biodiversity of the Montebello Barrow Island MPA's (ABSTRACT). In Australian Marine Sciences Association, 48th Annual Conference, 3rd-7th July 2011: Book of Abstracts p. 58

Friedman K, Evans R, Shedrawi G, Field S, Rule M (2011). Seabed geomorphology. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area condition pressure response report: Montebello Islands Marine Park, Barrow Island Marine Park and Barrow Islands Marine Management Area annual report, 2011 Department of Environment and Conservation, Kensington, WA. pp. 2–14

Graham NAJ, Chabanet P, Evans RD, Jennings S, Letourneur Y, MacNeil MA et al. [Wilson SK] (2011). Extinction vulnerability of coral reef fishes. Ecology Letters 14, pp. 341–348

Rule MJ, Bancroft KP, Field S, Evans R, Shedrawi G (2011). Macroalgal communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area condition pressure response report: Montebello Islands Marine Park, Barrow Island Marine Park and Barrow Islands Marine Management Area annual report, 2011 Department of Environment and Conservation, Kensington, WA. pp. 59–69

Shedrawi G, Bancroft K, Evans R (2011). Coral reef communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area condition pressure response report: Montebello Islands Marine Park, Barrow Island Marine Park and Barrow Islands Marine Management Area annual report, 2011 Department of Environment and Conservation, Kensington, WA. pp. 27–45

Veilleux HD, van Herwerden L, Evans RD, Travers MJ, Newman SJ (2011). Strong genetic subdivision generates high genetic variability among eastern and western Australian populations of Lutjanus carponotatus (Richardson). Fisheries Research 108, pp. 74–80

2010

Almany GR, Hamilton RJ, Williamson DH, Evans RD, Jones GP, Matawai M et al. (2010). Research partnerships with local communities: two case studies from Papua New Guinea and Australia. Coral Reefs 29, pp. 567–576

Evans R, Molony BW (2010). Ranked risk assessment for bycatch in multiple fisheries: a bioregional risk assessment method. Department of Fisheries, North Beach. Fisheries Research Report 212, 87 p.

Additional Publications (5)

(“In press” and draft publications, or those published while employed elsewhere.)

2013

 Holmes T.H., Wilson S.K., Travers M.J., Langlois T., Evans R.D., Moore G., Shedrawi G., Douglas R., Harvey E.S., Hickey K. (2013). A comparison of visual and stereo-video based fish community assessment methods in tropical and temperate marine waters of Western Australia. Limnology and Oceanography. 11: 337-350.  Wen C.K.C., Almany G.R., Williamson D.H., Pratchett M.S., Mannering T.D., Evans R.D. & G.P. Jones (2013). Role of recruitment hotspots in the effectiveness of no-take marine reserves for large predatory fishes. Biological Conservation. 166: 124-131, DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2013.06.017  Hassell N.S., Williamson D.H., Evans R.D. & G.R. Russ (2013). Long-term Effects of No-take Marine Reserves: Reliability of Non-Expert Assessments. Coastal Management. 41(4): 361-380, DOI: 10.1080/08920753.2013.804028

2012

 Evans R.D., Murray K.L., Field S.N., Moore J.A.Y., Shedrawi G., Huntley B.G., Fearns P., Broomhall M., McKinna L.I.W. & D. Marrable (2012). Digitise this! A quick and easy remote sensing method to monitor the daily extent of dredge plumes. PLoS ONE 7: e51668. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0051668.

 Moore J.A.Y., Bellchambers, L.M., Depczynski, M.R., Evans R.D., Evans S., Field S.N., Friedman K., Gilmour J., Holmes T., Middlebrook R., Radford B., Ridgeway T., Shedrawi G., Taylor H., Thomson D. & S.K. Wilson (2012). Unprecedented mass bleaching and loss of coral across 12o of latitude in Western Australia in 2010/11. PLoS ONE 7: e51807. doi.org/10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0051807