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Emma Johnston : marine biologist and TV presenter /

Emma Johnston : marine biologist and TV presenter /
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R2619104 JB JOHN
Junior Non fiction   Tura . Available .  
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ISBN 9781925893762
Shelf Location JB JOHN
Author White, Dee (Writer of children's books), author
Title Emma Johnston : marine biologist and TV presenter / story told by Dee White.
Production/Publication data Melbourne, Australia : Wild Dingo Press, 2022.
Physical Description 151 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Carrier Type volume
Series Aussie stem stars
Summary Note Emma Johnston AO FTSE FRSN is the Dean of Science at the University of New South Wales and President of Science & Technology Australia. She is an authority in marine ecology and a former Pro Vice-Chancellor at UNSW. Johnston's research group at UNSW investigates the ecology of human impacts in marine systems, combining the diverse disciplines of ecology, microbiology and ecotoxicology to expand fundamental understanding and provide recommendations for management. Her research is conducted in such diverse field environments as Sydney Harbour, Antarctica, the Great Barrier Reef and temperate Australian estuaries. She is a regular media commentator and, as co-presenter of the Foxtel/BBC television series Coast Australia, which has helped take Australian marine science to an international audience. She also launched a Sydney Harbour cruise called Underwater Secrets' - Sydney Harbour Revealed, which focuses on scientific research into the waterway.
Target audience 9-12 years old.
Subject added entry -- Personal Name Johnston, Emma Juvenile literature
Subject Women marine biologists -- Australia -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Marine ecology -- Juvenile literature
Marine resources conservation -- Juvenile literature
Genre Biographies
Series added entry Aussie stem stars
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