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Anne Watson

Research Officer

Room Rm 235 , Life Sciences

+61 3 6226 2633 (phone)

+61 3 6226 2745 (fax)

Anne.Watson@utas.edu.au

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Fields of Research

  • Freshwater ecology (310304)
  • Environmental management (410499)
  • Environmental management (410404)
  • Agricultural land management (300202)
  • Agricultural biotechnology (300199)
  • Environmental rehabilitation and restoration (410405)
  • Conservation and biodiversity (410401)
  • Genetics (310599)
  • Pollution and contamination (410599)
  • Natural resource management (410406)
  • Agricultural hydrology (300201)
  • Landscape ecology (410206)

Research Objectives

  • Other environmental management (189999)
  • Evaluation, allocation, and impacts of land use (180603)
  • Measurement and assessment of freshwater quality (incl. physical and chemical conditions of water) (180306)
  • Assessment and management of benthic marine ecosystems (180501)
  • Fresh, ground and surface water systems and management (180399)
  • Marine biodiversity (180504)
  • Other plant production and plant primary products (269999)
  • Other energy (179999)
  • Coastal and estuarine systems and management (180299)
  • Expanding knowledge in the biological sciences (280102)
  • Assessment and management of freshwater ecosystems (180301)
  • Adaptation to climate change (190199)
  • Consumption patterns, population issues and the environment (190201)
  • Assessment and management of terrestrial ecosystems (180601)

Publications

Total publications

14

Journal Article

(7 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2021Boyero L, Perez J, Lopez-Rojo N, Tonin AM, Correa-Araneda F, et al., 'Latitude dictates plant diversity effects on instream decomposition', Science Advances, 7, (13) Article eabe7860. ISSN 2375-2548 (2021) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.abe7860 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 7Web of Science - 7

Co-authors: Barmuta LA

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2021Trevathan-Tackett SM, Kepfer-Rojas S, Engelen AH, York PH, Ola A, et al., 'Ecosystem type drives tea litter decomposition and associated prokaryotic microbiome communities in freshwater and coastal wetlands at a continental scale', Science of the Total Environment, 782 Article 146819. ISSN 0048-9697 (2021) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.146819 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 1Web of Science - 1

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2021Trujillo-Gonzalez A, Hinlo R, Godwin S, Barmuta LA, Watson A, et al., 'Environmental DNA detection of the giant freshwater crayfish (Astacopsis gouldi)', Environmental DNA pp. 1-9. ISSN 2637-4943 (2021) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1002/edn3.204 [eCite] [Details]

Co-authors: Barmuta LA; Turner P; Koch A

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2013Watson A, 'Book review: Biodiversity and Insect Pests: Key Issues for Sustainable Management', Austral Ecology, 38, (8) pp. e25. ISSN 1442-9985 (2013) [Letter or Note in Journal]

DOI: 10.1111/aec.12095 [eCite] [Details]

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2011Watson Anne, Barmuta LA, 'Feeding-preference trials confirm unexpected stable isotope analysis results: freshwater macroinvertebrates do consume macrophytes', Marine and Freshwater Research, 62, (10) pp. 1248-1257. ISSN 1323-1650 (2011) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1071/MF10298 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 14Web of Science - 14

Co-authors: Barmuta LA

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2010Watson A, Barmuta LA, 'Litter retention in Tasmanian headwater streams after clear-fell logging', Hydrobiologia: The International Journal on Limnology and Marine Sciences, 637, (1) pp. 197-206. ISSN 0018-8158 (2010) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1007/s10750-009-9996-1 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 8Web of Science - 8

Co-authors: Barmuta LA

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2009Lockwood M, Kirkpatrick JB, Watson Anne, Richardson AMM, Wilcox C, et al., 'Australia's Biodiversity Conservation Strategy 2010-2020: Scientists' letter of concern', Ecological Management and Restoration, 10, (2) pp. 78-83. ISSN 1442-7001 (2009) [Letter or Note in Journal]

DOI: 10.1111/j.1442-8903.2009.00484.x [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 6

Co-authors: Lockwood M; Kirkpatrick JB; Richardson AMM; Wilcox C; Woehler E; Williams J; Whinam J; Davies PE

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Book

(1 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2013Barmuta L, Davies P, Watson A, Lacey M, Graham B, et al., 'Joining the dots: Integrating climate and hydrological projections with freshwater ecosystem values to develop adaptation options for conserving freshwater biodiversity', National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility, Gold Coast, Australia, pp. 219. ISBN 978-1-925039-10-8 (2013) [Authored Research Book]

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Co-authors: Barmuta L; Davies P; Lacey M; Warfe DM

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Review

(2 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2013Watson Anne, 'The Powers That Be: Global Energy for the Twenty-first Century and Beyond', Austral Ecology, 38, (5) pp. 2-3. ISSN 1442-9985 (2013) [Review Single Work]

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2012Watson Anne, 'Burning Rivers: Revival of Four Urban-Industrial Rivers that Caught on Fire', Austral Ecology, 37, (38) pp. 1. ISSN 1442-9985 (2012) [Review Single Work]

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Conference Publication

(1 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2017Watson A, Barmuta LA, Proemse B, Visby I, Hogan CM, et al., 'Is turbidity in a shallow Tasmanian lake controlled by wind or by the extent of macrophyte coverage?', Abstracts for the Australian Society for Limnology Conference 2017, 24-28 September, Sydney, pp. #51. (2017) [Conference Extract]

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Co-authors: Barmuta LA; Proemse B; Hogan CM

Contract Report, Consultant's Report

(2 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2016Barmuta LA, Watson A, 'Occurrence of macroinvertebrates in Great Lake in autumn 2016', Hydro Tasmania, Hobart, 15 September (2016) [Contract Report]

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Co-authors: Barmuta LA

2009Barmuta LA, Watson Anne, Clarke A, Clapcott J, 'The importance of headwater streams', National Water Commission, 25 (2009) [Consultants Report]

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Co-authors: Barmuta LA; Clapcott J

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Other Public Output

(1 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2009Lockwood M, Kirkpatrick JB, Watson Anne, Whinam J, Pope A, et al., 'Australia's Biodiversity Conservation Strategy 2010-2020: Scientists' letter of concern', Ecological Management and Restoration, Ecological Society of Australia, Melbourne, 10, 2 (2009) [Internal Newsletter]

DOI: 10.1111/j.1442-8903.2009.00484.x [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 6

Co-authors: Lockwood M; Kirkpatrick JB; Whinam J; Richardson AMM; Williams J; Davies P

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Grants & Funding

Funding Summary

Number of grants

4

Total funding

$721,450

Projects

Invertebrates of Great Lake (2016)$17,400
Description
This project will identify selected macroinvertebrates from 100 separate samples collected by Hydro Tasmania from Great Lake in late summer and early autumn in 2016 using a rapid, presence-absence protocol.
Funding
Hydro Tasmania ($17,400)
Scheme
Contract Research
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Barmuta LA; Watson A
Year
2016
Flow Regimes and the Distribution and Use of Detritus in a River (2007 - 2009)$36,000
Funding
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water & Environment ($36,000)
Scheme
Grant
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Barmuta LA; Watson A
Period
2007 - 2009
Algae species composition and nutrient dynamics of a regulated river (2007 - 2008)$9,550
Funding
Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment ($9,550)
Scheme
Grant
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Barmuta LA; Watson A
Period
2007 - 2008
Developing a Holistic Flow Framework for Tasmania's Catchments (2006 - 2008)$658,500
Funding
Natural Heritage Trust ($658,500)
Scheme
Grant-Natural Resource Management, Southern Region
Administered By
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water & Environment
Research Team
Warfe D; Davies PE; Koehnken L; Cohen T; Ross DJ; Wintle B; Watson A; Barmuta LA
Period
2006 - 2008