Publications

Ecostructure partners have produced a number of publications thus far in the project. Take a look below and check back again in the future as new papers are added.

Influence of concrete properties on the initial biological colonisation of marine artificial structures


Natanzi, A.S., Thompson, B.J., Brooks, B.R., Crowe, T.P., McNally, C. (2021). Influence of concrete properties on the initial biological colonisation of marine artificial structures. Ecological Engineering 159.

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S092585742030392X

Exploring perceptions of marine biosecurity interventions: insights from the commercial marina sector


Vye, S.R., Wynne-Jones, S., Masterson-Algar, P., Jenkins, S.R. (2020). Exploring perceptions of marine biosecurity interventions: insights from the commercial marina sector. Marine Policy 118.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpol.2020.104027

Three-dimensional digital mapping of ecosystems: a new era in spatial ecology


Jackson, T.U.
, Williams, G.J., Walker-Springett, G., and Davies, A.J. (2020) Three-dimensional digital mapping of ecosystems: a new era in spatial ecology. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 287.

https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2019.2383

Design catalogue for eco-engineering of coastal artificial structures: a multifunctional approach for stakeholders and end-users


O’Shaughnessy, K.A., Hawkins, S.J., Evans, A.J., Hanley, M.E., Lunt, P., Thompson, R.C., Francis, R.A., Hoggart, S.P.G., Moore, P., Iglesias, G., Simmonds, D., Ducker, D., Firth, L.B. (2019). Design catalogue for eco-engineering of coastal artificial structures: a multifunctional approach for stakeholders and end-users. Urban Ecosyst 23431–443 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11252-019-00924-z https://doi.org/10.1007/s11252-019-00924-z

From ocean sprawl to blue-green infrastructure – a UK perspective on an issue of global significance


Evans, A. J., Firth, L. B., Hawkins, S. J., Hall, A. E., Ironside, J. E., Thompson, R. C., Moore, P. J. (2019) From ocean sprawl to blue-green infrastructure – A UK perspective on an issue of global significance. Environmental Science and Policy 91, pp. 60-69.


DOI: 10.1016/j.envsci.2018.09.008

A concrete home for marine micro inhabitants


Natanzi, Atteyeh S.,
and Ciaran McNally. “A concrete home for marine micro inhabitants.” In SynerCrete’18: The International Conference on Interdisciplinary Approaches for Cement-based Materials and Structural Concrete, Madeira, Portugal, 24-26 October 2018. RILEM Publications SARL, 2018

https://researchrepository.ucd.ie/handle/10197/10600


Reefcrete: Reducing the environmental footprint of concretes for eco-engineering marine structures

Dennis, H. D., Evans, A. J., Banner, A. J., Moore, P. J. (2017) Reefcrete: Reducing the environmental footprint of concretes for eco-engineering marine structures. Ecological Engineering 120, pp. 668-678.

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S092585741730294X