Dr Paul Carnell



Associate Research Fellow


Faculty of Sci Eng & Built Env


School of Life & Env. Sciences


Melbourne Burwood Campus


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Stable isotopes infer the value of Australia's coastal vegetated ecosystems from fisheries

H Janes, P Macreadie, E Nicholson, D Ierodiaconou, S Reeves, M Taylor, P Carnell

(2020), Vol. 21, pp. 80-90, Fish and fisheries, Chichester, Eng., C1


Assessing passive rehabilitation for carbon gains in rain-filled agricultural wetlands

S Treby, P Carnell, S Trevathan-Tackett, G Bonetti, P Macreadie

(2020), Vol. 256, Journal of environmental management, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1


Overgrazing of Seagrass by Sea Urchins Diminishes Blue Carbon Stocks

P Carnell, D Ierodiaconou, T Atwood, P Macreadie

(2020), Ecosystems, C1


Reconstructing historical marine populations reveals major decline of a kelp forest ecosystem in Australia

P Carnell, M Keough

(2019), Vol. 42, pp. 765-778, Estuaries and coasts, New York, N.Y., C1-1


Implication of viral infections for greenhouse gas dynamics in freshwater wetlands: challenges and perspectives

G Bonetti, S Trevathan-Tackett, P Carnell, P Macreadie

(2019), Vol. 10, Frontiers in microbiology, Lausanne, Switzerland, C1


Microhabitats can be recruitment refuges and sinks

P Carnell, M Sams, M Keough

(2019), Vol. 626, pp. 15-27, Marine ecology progress series, Oldendorf, Germany, C1


Australian vegetated coastal ecosystems as global hotspots for climate change mitigation

O Serrano, C Lovelock, T B. Atwood, P Macreadie, R Canto, S Phinn, A Arias-Ortiz, L Bai, J Baldock, C Bedulli, P Carnell, R Connolly, P Donaldson, A Esteban, C Ewers Lewis, B Eyre, M Hayes, P Horwitz, L Hutley, C Kavazos, J Kelleway, G Kendrick, K Kilminster, A Lafratta, S Lee, P Lavery, D Maher, N Marb, P Masque, M Mateo, R Mount, P Ralph, C Roelfsema, M Rozaimi, R Ruhon, C Salinas, J Samper-Villarreal, J Sanderman, C J. Sanders, I Santos, C Sharples, A Steven, T Cannard, S Trevathan-Tackett, C Duarte

(2019), Vol. 10, pp. 1-10, Nature Communications, London, Eng., C1


Quantifying welfare gains of coastal and estuarine ecosystem rehabilitation for recreational fisheries

B Huang, Mary Young, Paul Carnell, Simon Conron, D Ierodiaconou, Peter Macreadie, E Nicholson

(2019), pp. 1-43, Science of the total environment, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1


Variability and vulnerability of coastal 'blue carbon' stocks: a case study from Southeast Australia

C Ewers Lewis, P Carnell, J Sanderman, J Baldock, P Macreadie

(2018), Vol. 21, pp. 263-279, Ecosystems, New York, N.Y., C1


A global map of mangrove forest soil carbon at 30 m spatial resolution

J Sanderman, T Hengl, G Fiske, K Solvik, M Adame, L Benson, J Bukoski, P Carnell, M Cifuentes-Jara, D Donato, C Duncan, E Eid, P zu Ermgassen, C Lewis, P Macreadie, L Glass, S Gress, S Jardine, T Jones, E Nsombo, M Rahman, C Sanders, M Spalding, E Landis

(2018), Vol. 13, Environmental research letters, Bristol, Eng., C1


Carbon stocks, sequestration, and emissions of wetlands in south eastern Australia

Paul Carnell, Saras Windecker, Madeline Brenker, Jeff Baldock, Pere Masque, Kate Brunt, Peter Macreadie

(2018), Vol. 24, pp. 4173-4184, Global change biology, Chichester, Eng., C1


Optimal soil carbon sampling designs to achieve cost-effectiveness: a case study in blue carbon ecosystems

Mary Young, Peter Macreadie, Clare Duncan, Paul Carnell, Emily Nicholson, Oscar Serrano, Carlos Duarte, Glenn Shiell, Jeff Baldock, Daniel Ierodiaconou

(2018), Vol. 14, Biology letters, London, Eng., C1


Carbon sequestration by Australian tidal marshes

P Macreadie, Q Ollivier, J Kelleway, O Serrano, P Carnell, C Ewers Lewis, T Atwood, J Sanderman, J Baldock, R Connolly, C Duarte, P Lavery, A Steven, C Lovelock

(2017), Vol. 7, pp. 1-10, Scientific reports, London, Eng., C1


Global patterns in mangrove soil carbon stocks and losses

T Atwood, R Connolly, H Almahasheer, P Carnell, C Duarte, C Lewis, X Irigoien, J Kelleway, P Lavery, P Macreadie, O Serrano, C Sanders, I Santos, A Steven, C Lovelock

(2017), Vol. 7, pp. 523-528, Nature climate change, London, Eng., C1


The influence of herbivores on primary producers can vary spatially and interact with disturbance

P Carnell, M Keough

(2016), Vol. 125, pp. 1273-1283, Oikos, C1


Spatially variable synergistic effects of disturbance and additional nutrients on kelp recruitment and recovery

P Carnell, M Keough

(2014), Vol. 175, pp. 409-416, Oecologia, Berlin, Germany, C1-1


Funded Projects at Deakin

Other Public Sector Funding

Control charts for Victoria's Marine Protected Areas

Dr Paul Carnell

  • 2015: $2,280

Removal strategies of the introduced kelp Undaria pinnatifida and its interaction with the native algal canopy in Victoria's Marine Sanctuaries

A/Prof Daniel Ierodiaconou, Dr Paul Carnell, A/Prof Peter Macreadie

  • 2016: $3,000
  • 2015: $3,000

RPP 1415 P18- Conservation plans for marine protected areas

Dr Paul Carnell, A/Prof Peter Macreadie

  • 2015: $4,500

Wetland Monitoring Program Development

A/Prof Peter Macreadie, Dr Paul Carnell, Dr Jan Barton, A/Prof Rebecca Lester

  • 2016: $10,000
  • 2015: $70,000

Carbon sequestration and storage in freshwater Victorian wetlands

A/Prof Peter Macreadie, Dr Paul Carnell

  • 2016: $53,040
  • 2015: $60,000

A pilot monitoring program for Victoria's marine national parks and sanctuaries

A/Prof Daniel Ierodiaconou, Dr Paul Carnell, Mr Paul Tinkler

  • 2018: $123,007
  • 2017: $114,689

Evaluating the carbon sink-source capacity of inland wetlands within the Murray region

A/Prof Peter Macreadie, Dr Paul Carnell

  • 2017: $128,034

Restoring healthy ecosystems in subtidal reefs: an integrated approach

Dr Paul Carnell, A/Prof Peter Macreadie, Miss Beck Morris, Asst/Prof Steve Swearer

  • 2020: $24
  • 2019: $12,736
  • 2018: $12,272

Enhancing monitoring programs for Port Phillip Heads Marine National Park using remote observation, rock lobster pots and sonar technologies

A/Prof Daniel Ierodiaconou, Dr Paul Carnell, Mr Paul Tinkler, Mr Jordan Logan

  • 2019: $124,141
  • 2018: $37,650
  • 2017: $69,338

Victorian Coastal Wetland Restoration

A/Prof Peter Macreadie, Dr Paul Carnell

  • 2019: $131,000
  • 2018: $403,000

Are feral herbivores impacting carbon storage in alpine peatlands?

Dr Stacey Trevathan-Tackett, A/Prof Peter Macreadie, Dr Paul Carnell, Ms Sarah Treby

  • 2019: $5,000

An updated monitoring program for Wilsons Promontory Marine National Park.

A/Prof Daniel Ierodiaconou, Mr Paul Tinkler, Mr Sam Wines, Dr Paul Carnell, Prof John Arnould

  • 2019: $45,000

An updated monitoring program for Cape Howe Marine National Park.

A/Prof Daniel Ierodiaconou, Mr Paul Tinkler, Mr Sam Wines, Dr Paul Carnell, Dr Mary Young

  • 2019: $45,000

Optimal Management of Overabundant Sea Urchins in Victoria.

Dr Paul Carnell, A/Prof Daniel Ierodiaconou, Dr Eric Treml, A/Prof Craig Sherman, Dr Adam Miller, Dr Mary Young, A/Prof Peter Macreadie

  • 2020: $97,500
  • 2019: $70,000

Industry and Other Funding

Sea urchin outbreak in Noorumunga Marine and Coastal Park: implications for seagrasses and their carbon-sink capacity

A/Prof Peter Macreadie, A/Prof Daniel Ierodiaconou, Dr Paul Carnell

  • 2017: $1,000
  • 2015: $9,000


No completed student supervisions to report