Image is not available
previous arrow
next arrow

Latest News from RLS

RLS Australia

Rocky Cape, Tas 2018

The tally: 108 transects at 52 sites, 226 species on M1, 128 on M2, a gold medal and a few minor bruises and scratches.

read more
RLS International

MarineGEO in British Columbia

This summer the Smithsonian’s MarineGEO program along with the Hakai Institute conducted a marine BioBlitz survey in the coastal waters of British Columbia. Over 40 researchers from a dozen institutions spent three weeks participating in collections, processing of...

read more
Scientific Papers


Species’ thermal ranges predict changes in reef fish community structure during 8 years of extreme temperature variation

Diversity and Distributions (2018)

Reef fish community structure can change very quickly when exposed to extreme thermal anomalies, in directions predicted from the realized thermal niche of the species present. Such predictions can thus identify species that will be most responsive to changing ocean climate ….

read more


Supported by The Ian Potter Foundation

Translate »