Andrew Watson

Studying towards a PhD in Ecology
Location: Julius von Haast 238
Country of origin: Philadelphia, PA, USA


Primary Supervisor: David Schiel
Co-Supervisor: Mike Hickford

Research Interests

I have a broad interest in aquatic ecology, particularly the ecology, evolution and conservation of aquatic organisms, stream ecology, and community ecology of benthic invertebrates, amphibians and fishes. My PhD research focuses on understanding the effects of whitebait fishing on population dynamics and structure of īnanga (Galaxias maculatus).

Working thesis title

Effects of whitebait fishing on population dynamics and structure of īnanga (Galaxias maculatus)