CSIRO Medals 2006 – Research achievement – Dr Graeme Batley and the CECR Team

By November 1st, 2006

Graeme Batley (Centre for Environmental Contaminants Research, CSIRO Land and Water). For research advancing the assessment and regulation of contaminants in aquatic sediments, involving revised assessment protocols, new toxicity tests, and improved frameworks, underpinning revised sediment quality guidelines and defensible management actions that are appropriately protective of Australia’s benthic and aquatic ecosystems. Team Leader: Dr Graeme Batley. Seminal Contributors: Dr Stuart Simpson and Dr Jenny Stauber. Significant Contributors: Ms Merrin Adams, Mr Brad Angel, Dr Anthony Chariton, Dr Catherine King, Ms Tina Micevska, Mr David Spadaro and Mr David Strom.