Leah Beesley

Dr, PhD W.Aust.

  • The University of Western Australia (M087), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


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My professional focus is aquatic ecology with an emphasis on the restoration of freshwaters. I have been working for over 20 years in the field and have over 35 publications in international journals. My research fields of interest include: urban stream ecology, environmental flow science, arid riverine ecology, freshwater fish biology, and biodiversity and ecosystem function. Much of my research is directed towards scientific solutions to meet management need.


Aquatic ecology, freshwater fish biology

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land

Research expertise keywords

  • Aquatic ecology
  • Environmental flows
  • Urban stream ecology
  • Freshwater fish ecology
  • Arid zone river ecology


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