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Research interests

  • Fish biology
  • Environmental flows
  • Fish movements
  • Fish community monitoring
  • Invasive species


Jerom Stocks is a Fisheries Scientist based at the Batemans Bay Fisheries Office. Jerom has worked for the Department 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 examining the response of native fish to environmental flows and coordinates a number of fish community monitoring projects.


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

Current projects

  • Short-term monitoring of fish communities response to environmental flows in the mid-lower Macquarie River
  • Orange Pipeline fish community monitoring
  • Monitoring and evaluation of fish communities and aquatic invertebrates to the potential release of the cyprinid herpesvirus

Recent publications

Please refer to Jerom Stocks' Google scholoar page.

Contact details

Phone: (02) 4478 9105