STOCKS, Jerom

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Research interests

  • Freshwater and marine ecology
  • Fish biology
  • Environmental flows
  • Fish movements
  • Fish community monitoring
  • Threatened species
  • Invasive species
  • Irrigation offtake fish screening

Background

Jerom Stocks is a Fisheries Scientist based at the Batemans Bay Fisheries Office. Jerom has worked for NSW Fisheries since 2008 within both marine and freshwater ecosystem research. Jerom began his career studying the biology of marine fishes; he completed his PhD in 2015 which examined the biology of Rock blackfish Girella elevata across a latitudinal gradient. Jerom currently works within the Freshwater Ecosystems research group focusing on threatened species recovery, the National Carp Control Plan and coordinates a number of fish community monitoring projects.

Qualifications

  • Advanced Marine Science (Hons) - University of Wollongong 2008
  • PhD – University of New South Wales 2015

Projects

  • National Carp Control Plan: A carp biomass estimate for eastern Australia
  • Lower Darling River Recovery- Menindee fish kills
  • Basin Plan Environmental Outcomes Monitoring
  • Threatened Species Recovery
  • Orange Pipeline Fish Community Monitoring

Recent publications

Please refer to Jerom Stocks' Google scholoar page.

Contact details

Email: jerom.stocks@dpi.nsw.gov.au
Phone: (02) 4478 9105