Conservation award

Australian Antarctic Division quantitative marine ecologist, Dr Andrew Constable, has been recognised for 30 years of service to the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR).

Dr Constable and six international colleagues were presented with awards for 30-plus years of service by the Governor of Tasmania, Her Excellency Professor the Honourable Kate Warner, AM, at the opening session of CCAMLR’s 34th meeting in Hobart in October.

Dr Constable has used his scientific knowledge to assist in ecosystem-based management of fisheries, the conservation of biodiversity, and understanding the implications of change in marine ecosystems.