Bays, Estuaries and other Systems

Marscco's Director has led a number of ecological surveys in estuaries as well as freshwater and saline rivers, bays and harbours across Australia, as well as Chile, Argentina and Papua New Guinea. He has also participated in ecological studies of benthic communities in bays of the Antarctic Peninsula. Systems include:


  • Neuquen River


Western Australia

  • Swan Estuary
  • Peel-Harvey Estuary
  • Nornalup-Walpole Estuary
  • Donnelly River
  • Wilson Inlet

South Australia

  • Spencer Gulf


  • Port Phillip Bay
  • Gippsland Lakes


  • Tamar Estuary
  • Derwent Estuary
  • Swanport Lagoon


  • Calliope River
  • Port Curtis

Northern Territory

  • Adelaide River


  • Andalien River
  • Laja Lake
  • Valdivia River

Papua New Guinea

  • Madang Harbour/Lagoon
  • Upper Huon Gulf (Lae)
  • Wamunon Bay, Woodlark Island
  • Eastern Gulf of Papua (Port Moresby)