Prof. Lee Baumgartner

Prof. Lee Baumgartner

Ecologist - Fisheries, River Management and Freshwater Ecology, Charles Sturt University
  • Lee is a professor of river management and freshwater ecology, with more than 20 years’ experience working on fisheries management and conservation issues globally.
  • He is group leader, and a member of many boards and advisory committees.
  • He has also authored over 100 papers and 80 scientific reports, and managed over $20M of projects to date.
  • His interests are fish passage and fish migration, the impact of human disturbance on aquatic ecosystems, developing solutions to global challenges in water resource management and the connections between people and inland fish.
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