Pini-Fitzsimmons, J., Knott, N.A., Brown, C. (2018) Effects of food provisioning on site use in the short-tail stingray Bathytoshia brevicaudata. Marine Ecology Progress Series 600:99-110. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps12661 Pini-Fitzsimmons, J., Knott, N.A. and Brown, C. (in prep) Social organisation of the smooth stingray (Bathytoshia brevicaudata) over provisioned food. Pini-Fitzsimmons, J. and Brown, C. (in prep) Environmental cues for Port Jackson shark, Heterodontusportusjacksoni breeding.
September 2019 - Joni spoke to ABC Radio Illawarra about Big Bob of Bellambi, a local smooth stingray that frequents the local boat ramp, and the anglers who tried to catch him. January 2017- Joni spoke with Melinda James of ABC Radio Illawarra about the project and how the public can get involved.
January 2020 - Joni spoke at the Integrated Marine Observing System NSW Node meeting about her work using acoustic telemetry to track stingrays. The IMOS NSW team have been significant contributors to the Stingray Diaries research, by providing acoustic receivers and tags and logistical support. May 2019 - Joni spoke about The Stingray Diaries project at the Department of Environmental Science 2019 Coastal Mini-Symposium at Macquarie University October 2018 - Joni presented her research on stingray social behaviour at the annual Australian Society of Fish Biology Conference August 2018 - Joni talked all things shark (and rays) for the Marine Rescue Forum at the Australia International Dive Expo. You can watch part 1 of this forum below.
January 2018 - Joni presented a talk on stingray sociality at the UNSW Aquatic Symposium November 2017 - Joni presented a talk to Turramurra High students about the Life of a Marine Biologist July 2017 - Joni presented her research on food provisioning in stingrays at the annual Australian Society of Fish Biology Conference July 2017 - Joni gave a rapid fire talk on stingray sociality at the annual Australian Society of Fish Biology Conference September 2016 - Joni spoke with the Jervis Bay Divers Club about the Stingray Diaries project
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