Professor Catherine Lovelock

Professor

School of Biological Sciences
Faculty of Science
c.lovelock@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 52304

Overview

Professor Lovelock's research focusses on the influence of enviornmental change, including climate change, on the ecology of coastal and marine plant communities and in providing knowledge to underpin conservation and restoration of these ecosystems now and in the future.

Research Interests

  • Mangrove forest physiology and ecology
  • "Blue Carbon"

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science (Hons), The University of Western Australia
  • Doctor of Philosophy, James Cook University

Publications

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Supervision

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Publications

Featured Publications

Book Chapter

  • Serrano, Oscar, Kelleway, Jeffrey J., Lovelock, Catherine and Lavery, Paul S. (2019). Conservation of Blue Carbon Ecosystems for Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation. Coastal Wetlands: An Integrated Ecosystem Approach. (pp. 965-996) edited by Perillo, G. M. E., Wolanski, E., Cahoon, D. R. and Hopkinson, C. S..Amsterdam, Netherlands : Elsevier. doi:10.1016/B978-0-444-63893-9.00028-9

  • Johnson, Beverly J., Lovelock, Catherine E. and Herr, Dorothée (2018). Climate regulation: salt marshes and blue carbon. The Wetland book: I: Structure and function, management, and methods. (pp. 1185-1196) edited by .Dordrecht, Netherlands : Springer Netherlands. doi:10.1007/978-90-481-9659-3_213

  • Johnson, Beverly J., Lovelock, Catherine E. and Herr, Dorothée (2016). Climate regulation: salt marshes and blue carbon. The wetland book. (pp. 1-12) edited by C. Max Finlayson, Mark Everard, Kenneth Irvine, Robert J. McInnes, Beth A. Middleton, Anne A. van Dam and Nick C. Davidson.Dordrecht, Netherlands: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-94-007-6172-8_213-1

  • Lovelock, Catherine E., Krauss, Ken W., Osland, Michael J., Reef, Ruth and Ball, Marilyn C. (2016). The physiology of mangrove trees with changing climate. Tropical tree physiology: adaptations and responses in a changing environment. (pp. 149-179) edited by Guillermo Goldstein and Louis S. Santiago.Cham, Switzerland: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-27422-5_7

  • Lovelock, Catherine E., Ruess, Roger W. and Feller, Ilka C. (2014). CO2 efflux from cleared mangrove peat. Carbon capture and storage: CO2 management technologies. (pp. 268-276) edited by Amitava Bandyopadhyay.New York, NY, United States: Apple Academic Press. doi:10.1201/b16845

  • Woodrofe, Colin D., Lovelock, Catherine E. and Rogers, Kerrylee (2014). Mangrove shorelines. Coastal environments and global change. (pp. 251-267) edited by .Chichester, West Sussex United Kingdom: wiley. doi:10.1002/9781119117261.ch11

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • CSIRO Marine and Coastal Carbon Biogeochemistry Cluster, Serrano, Oscar, Alongi, Daniel, Arias, Ariane, Cherukuru, Nagur, Connolly, Rod, Duarte, Carlos, Esteban, Alba, Eyre, Bradley, Ford, Phillip, Garcia-Orellana, Jordi, Grierson, Pauline, Hayes, Matthew, Rozaimi, Mohammad, Kendrick, Gary, Larkum, Anthony, Lavery, Paul, Lee, Shing Yip, Lovelock, Catherine, Macreadie, Peter, Marba, Nuria, Masque, Pere, Mazarrasa, Ines, McGowan, Hamish, Oubelkheir, Kadija, Petrou, Katherina, Ralph, Peter, Robertson, Alistar, Samper-Villarreal, Jimena, Sanders, Christian and Saunders, Megan (2013). Carbon sequestration, stoichiometry and storage potential of Australian coastal and marine ecosystems*. AMSA 2013: Australian Marine Science Golden Jubilee Conference, Gold Coast, Australia, 7-11 July 2013. Kilkivan, QLD, Australia :Australian Marine Science Association (AMSA).

  • Samper-Villarreal, Jimena, Mumby, Peter, Lovelock, Catherine E. and Saunders, Megan (2013). Carbon storage in seagrass meadows across gradients in water quality. AMSA 2013: Australian Marine Science Golden Jubilee Conference, Gold Coast, Australia, 7-11 July 2013. Kilkivan, QLD, Australia :Australian Marine Science Association (AMSA).

  • Saunders, Megan I., Baldock, Tom, Brown, Christopher J., Callaghan, David P., Golshani, Aliastair, Hamylton, Sarah, Leon, Javier, Lovelock, Catherine E., Lyons, Mitchell B., O'Brien, Katherine R., Mumby, Peter J., Phinn, Stuart R. and Roelfsema, Christiaan M. (2013). Direct and indirect impacts of predicted sea level rise on seagrass. AMSA 2013: Australian Marine Science Golden Jubilee Conference, Gold Coast, Australia, 7-11 July 2013. Kilkivan, QLD, Australia :Australian Marine Science Association (AMSA).

  • Tucker, O., Lovelock, C., Acevedo, L. and Koster, M. (2012). Business as unusual - The key subsurface challenges in sequestration in a depleted gas field. 3rd EAGE CO2 Geological Storage Workshop: Understanding the Behaviour of CO2 in Geological Storage Reservoirs, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, 26 - 27 March 2012. Houten, Netherlands :European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers, EAGE.

  • Snippe, J., Wei, L., Lovelock, C. and Tucker, O. (2012). Reactive transport modeling for CO2 storage in a depleted North Sea gas field. 3rd EAGE CO2 Geological Storage Workshop: Understanding the Behaviour of CO2 in Geological Storage Reservoirs, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, 26 - 27 March 2012. Houten, Netherlands :European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers, EAGE.

  • Clech-Goods, C., Schooler, S., Lovelock, C. and Schmidt, S. (2008). Does plant response to the limiting resource explain invasibility? An experimental test using two invasive weeds and their non-invasive native congeners. 16th Australian Weeds Conference, Cairns, Australia, 18-22 May. Brisbane, Australia :Queensland Weeds Society.

  • Swales A., Bentley S.J., Lovelock C. and Bell R.G. (2007). Sediment processes and mangrove-habitat expansion on a rapidly-prograding Muddy Coast, New Zealand. 6th International Symposium on Coastal Engineering and Science of Coastal Sediment Processes, New Orleans, LA, May 13, 2007-May 17, 2007. doi: 10.1061/40926(239)111

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision