Professor Robyn Watts

Professor Robyn Watts conducts research on the ecology, management and restoration of aquatic ecosystems. Her major interests include biodiversity, connectivity, flow-ecology relationships and river rehabilitation through altered flow management practices, especially through changing the operation of weirs and dams and delivery of environmental water. She has led multidisciplinary research teams and with colleagues has obtained over $4M funding of competitive research grants and consultancies from a range of different funding organisations. Robyn is a member of the Environmental Water Scientific Advisory Panel for the Australian Government Department of Environment.