Jason Beard

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Jason Beard

Technical Officer

IMAS Taroona, Off-Campus

+61 3 6226 8218 (phone)

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Fields of Research

  • Natural Resource Management (050209)
  • Aquaculture (070401)
  • Environmental Impact Assessment (050204)
  • Phycology (incl. Marine Grasses) (060701)
  • Population, Ecological and Evolutionary Genetics (060411)

Research Objectives

  • Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Coastal and Estuarine Environments (960503)
  • Aquaculture Crustaceans (excl. Rock Lobster and Prawns) (830101)
  • Sparseland, Permanent Grassland and Arid Zone Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity (960811)
  • Plant Production and Plant Primary Products (829999)


Total publications


Journal Article

(3 outputs)
2019Beard JM, Moltschaniwskyj NA, Crawford CM, Gibson JAE, Ross DJ, 'Using macrofaunal communities to inform estuarine classification', Marine and Freshwater Research, 70, (3) pp. 371-381. ISSN 1323-1650 (2019) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1071/MF17372 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 1Web of Science - 1

Co-authors: Crawford CM; Gibson JAE; Ross DJ


2018Davies CH, Ajani P, Armbrecht L, Atkins N, Baird ME, et al., 'A database of chlorophyll a in Australian waters', Scientific Data, 5 Article 180018. ISSN 2052-4463 (2018) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1038/sdata.2018.18 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 2Web of Science - 1

Co-authors: Atkins N; Crawford C; Eriksen R; Hoenner X; Proctor R; Swadling KM; Wright S


2017Clarke LJ, Beard JM, Swadling KM, Deagle BE, 'Effect of marker choice and thermal cycling protocol on zooplankton DNA metabarcoding studies', Ecology and Evolution, 7, (3) pp. 873-883. ISSN 2045-7758 (2017) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1002/ece3.2667 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 36Web of Science - 35

Co-authors: Clarke LJ; Swadling KM; Deagle BE


Chapter in Book

(1 outputs)
2012Ross D, Crawford C, Gibson J, Gallagher J, Beard J, et al., 'Improving the utility and sensitivity of estuarine monitoring', Landscape logic: integrating science for landscape management, CSIRO Publishing, T Lefroy, A Curtis, A Jakeman and J McKee (ed), Melbourne, Australia, pp. 39-50. ISBN 9780643103542 (2012) [Research Book Chapter]

[eCite] [Details]

Co-authors: Ross D; Crawford C; Gibson J; Gallagher J; McGowan S


Conference Publication

(1 outputs)
2008Crawford C, Temby N, Beard J, White CA, 'Developing and implementing a framework for assessment of estuarine health in small Tasmanian estuaries', Program Handbook and Abstracts, 18-22 August 2008, Darwin, Northern Territory (2008) [Conference Extract]

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Co-authors: Crawford C; Temby N; White CA

Contract Report, Consultant's Report

(1 outputs)
2008Beard J, Crawford C, Hirst AJ, 'Developing a monitoring program for six key estuaries in north-west Tasmania' (2008) [Contract Report]

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Co-authors: Crawford C; Hirst AJ