CRC Torres Strait Publications

Final Report

Jones, A., Barnett, B. (2006) Guidelines for ethical and effective communication for researchers working in Torres Strait. Report to CRC Torres Strait. Townsville, Australia (106pp).

Technical Reports

Begg, G.A., Murchie, C.D. (2004) Report 57 - Collation and review of Islander commercial catch history (1988- 2003) in the eastern Torres Strait reef line fishery

Tobin R.C., Pears R.J., Marshall N.A., Marriott R.J., Busilacchi S., Bergenius M.A.J. (2005) Report 59 - Fishing for more: a student-stakeholder workshop on the biology on the biology, ecology, sociology and economics of fisheries

Begg, G.A,, Chen, C.C.M., O’Neill, M.F., Rose, D.B. (2006) Report 66 - Stock assessment of the Torres Strait Spanish mackerel fishery of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. Status report 2000-01


Brodie, G., Haynes, A., Loban, F., Mellors, J. (2008) Life In Torres Strait Seagrass Meadows

Journal Articles

Edited by Harris, P.T., Butler, A.J., Coles, R.G. (2008) Marine resources, biophysical processes, and environmental management of a tropical shelf seaway; Torres Strait, Australia. Continental Shelf Research, volume 28, issue 16, pages 2113-2356.

Harris, P.T., Butler, A.J., Coles, R.G. Marine resources, biophysical processes, and environmental management of a tropical shelf seaway: Torres Strait, Australia - Introduction to the special issue. Pages 2113-2116

Williams, A.J., Ballagh, A.C., Begg, G.A., Murchie, C.D., Currey, L.M. Harvest patterns and effort dynamics of indigenous and non-indigenous commercial sectors of the eastern Torres Strait reef line fishery. Pages 2117-2128

Williams, A.J., Currey, L.M., Begg, G.A., Murchie, C.D., Ballagh, A.C. Population biology of coral trout species in eastern Torres Strait: Implications for fishery management. Pages 2129-2142

Phelan, M.J., Gribble, N.A., Garrett, R.N. Fishery biology and management of Protonibea diacanthus (Sciaenidae) aggregations in far Northern Cape York Peninsula waters. Pages 2143-2151

Marsh, H., Kwan, D. Temporal variability in the life history and reproductive biology of female dugongs in Torres Strait: The likely role of sea grass dieback. Pages 2152-2159

Ye, Y., Dennis, D., Skewes, T. Estimating the sustainable lobster (Panulirus ornatus) catch in Torres Strait, Australia, using an age-structured stock assessment model. Pages 2160-2167

Duckworth, A.R., Wolff, C., Evans-Illidge, E., Whalan, S., Lui, S. Spatial variability in community structure of Dictyoceratida sponges across Torres Strait, Australia. Pages 2168-2173

Heap, A.D., Sbaffi, L.. Composition and distribution of seabed and suspended sediments in north and central Torres Strait, Australia. Pages 2174-2187

Daniell, J.J., Harris, P.T., Hughes, M.G., Hemer, M., Heap, A. The potential impact of bedform migration on seagrass communities in Torres Strait, northern Australia. Pages 2188-2202

Hughes, M.G., Harris, P.T., Heap, A., Hemer, M. Form drag is a major component of bed shear stress associated with tidal flow in the vicinity of an isolated sand bank, Torres Strait, northern Australia. Pages 2203-2213

Saint-Cast, F. Multiple time-scale modelling of the circulation in Torres Strait, Australia. Pages 2214-2240

Margvelashvili, N., Saint-Cast, F., Condie, S. Numerical modelling of the suspended sediment transport in Torres Strait. Pages 2241-2256

Samosorn, B., Woodroffe, C.D. Nearshore wave environments around a sandy cay on a platform reef, Torres Strait, Australia. Pages 2257-2274

Campbell, S.J., Kerville, S.P., Coles, R.G., Short, F. Photosynthetic responses of subtidal seagrasses to a daily light cycle in Torres Strait: A comparative study. Pages 2275-2281

Sheppard, J.K., Carter, A.B., McKenzie, L.J., Roland Pitcher, C., Coles, R.G. Spatial patterns of sub-tidal seagrasses and their tissue nutrients in the Torres Strait, northern Australia: Implications for management. Pages 2282-2291

Rasheed, M.A., Dew, K.R., McKenzie, L.J., Coles, R.G., Campbell, S.J. Productivity, carbon assimilation and intra-annual change in tropical reef platform seagrass communities of the Torres Strait, north-eastern Australia. Pages 2292-2303

Haywood, M.D.E., Pitcher, C.R., Ellis, N., Wassenberg, T.J., Coles, R.G. Mapping and characterisation of the inter-reefal benthic assemblages of the Torres Strait. Pages 2304-2316

Neil, K.M., Hilliard, R., Russell, B., Clark, P. Introduced marine species: Management arrangements of consideration for the Torres Strait. Pages 2317-2323

Ellis, N., Pantus, F., Welna, A., Butler, A. Evaluating ecosystem-based management options: Effects of trawling in Torres Strait, Australia. Pages 2324-2338

Mellors, J.E., McKenzie, L.J., Coles, R.G. Seagrass-Watch: Engaging Torres Strait Islanders in marine habitat monitoring. Pages 2339-2349

Jones, A., Barnett, B., Williams, A.J., Grayson, J., Murchie, C.D. Effective communication tools to engage Torres Strait Islanders in scientific research. Pages 2350-2356