rick leong

Rick Leong

PhD Candidate
Field of Research
Marine ecology, ecological connectivity, oyster reefs
Body

Understanding the role of habitat-scales in a fragmented, reef-building habitat-former

 

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PUBLICATIONS

Leong C.R, Marzinelli E.M., Low J., Bauman A.G., Lim E.W., Lim C.Y., Steinberg P.D., Guest J.R. 2018. Effect of coral-algal interactions on early life history processes in Pocillopora acuta in a highly disturbed coral reef system. Frontiers in Marine Science. 2018;5:385. https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fmars.2018.00385/full

Leong, C. R., Friess, D. A., Crest, B., Lee, W.K., and Webb, E. L. 2018. High-resolution pattern of mangrove species distribution is controlled by surface elevation. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science. 202: 185 -192. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2017.12.015

Friess, D. A., Phelps, J. Leong, C.R., Lee, W.K., Wee, A.K.S., Sivasothi, N., Oh, R.R.Y. and Webb, E.L. 2012. Mandai mangrove, Singapore: a model for the fate of Southeast Asia’s mangroves. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. Supplement No. 25: 55–65 http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/114165

Friess, D.A., Leong, C.R., Lee, W.K. and Webb, E.L. 2012. High-resolution mapping of mangrove topography and vegetation community structure. In: Dahdouh-Guebas and Satyanarayana (Eds). Proceedings of the International Conference Meeting on Mangrove Ecology, Functioning and Management (MMM3). VLIZ Special Publication 57. ISBN: 978-90-817451-6-1.

 

Email
rick.leong@student.unsw.edu.au
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