CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere
Vanessa supports both the marine debris and illegal fishing research portfolios within CSIRO Oceans & Atmosphere. She handles day to day project coordination, as well as equipment and inventory management, operations and logistics, GIS technical support and scientific editing.
Vanessa joined CSIRO from the University of Tasmania where she was part of the NERP Landscapes and Policy Hub with the Centre for Environment and IMAS. Vanessa’s Masters research involved examining invertebrate populations to assess the success of revegatation projects in agricultural landscapes. Vanessa also has a Bachelor of Science from ANU. She lived and worked in Japan for nearly 6 years before moving to Tasmania.