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 Marine ecotoxicological biomarkers for a cleaner, healthier ocean environment

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Dr Hartl is an Associate Professor of Marine Biology, specializing in Marine Ecotoxicology in the Centre for Marine Biodiversity & Biotechnology (CMBB), Institute of Life and Earth Sciences, at Heriot-Watt University. He is also Director of the CMBB and Director of Studies for the MSc cluster in Marine, Environment and Climate Change (shttp://www.hw.ac.uk/marinemsc). Dr Hartl represents the Marine Alliance for Science & technology, Scotland (MASTS) on the Scottish Government’s Marine Litter Advisory Group Steering Committeere and leads the MASTS Stressors Forum (http://www.masts.ac.uk/research/research-forums/marine-stressors-forum/). He reeived an MSc from the University of Vienna (1996) in Biology (Zoology/Marine Ecology) and a PhD from the University of Southampton (2000). Following a Postdoctoral Fellowship at University College Cork (2001-2006), he took up a position as Lecturer in the School of Life Sciences at Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh. He was president of the Physiology Section of the American Fisheries Society (2010-2012) and served on the Environmental Pollution Review Panel for FORMAS (2011-2014).

 

 

Latest Papers:

the conversation logo Hartl, M. (2018) WhyClimate Change is Making Pollution Monitoring More Difficult

 

JEE

Connell, S., Fernandes, T. F., Hartl, M. G. J. (2017). Climate change: implications for ecotoxicological environmental impact assessment. JEE. 143.

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Blumenröder, J., Sechet, P., Kokonnen, J. and Hartl, M. G. J. (2017). Microplastic contamination of intertidal sediments of Scapa Flow, Orkney: a first assessment. Mar Pollut Bull 124: 112-120.

Latest Citations

06 November 2018

Blumenröder, J., Sechet, P., Kokonnen, J. and Hartl, M. G. J. (2017). Microplastic contamination of intertidal sediments of Scapa Flow, Orkney: a first assessment. Mar Pollut Bull 124:112-120

cited by

Mu, J., Qu, L., Jin, F., Zhang, S., Fang, C., Ma, X., Zhang, W., Huo, C., Cong, Y. and Wang, J. (2018). Abundance and distribution of microplastics in the surface sediments from the northern Bering and Chukchi Seas. Environ Pollut.

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Coughlan, B. M., Hartl, M. G. J., O'Reilly, S. J., Sheehan, D., Morthersill, C., van Pelt, F. N. A. M., O'Halloran, J. and O'Brien, N. M. (2002). Detecting genotoxicity using the Comet assay following chronic exposure of Manila clam Tapes semidecussatus to polluted estuarine sediments. Mar. Pollut. Bull. 44, 1359-1365.

cited by

Yáñez-Rivera, B., García-Gasca, A., Corona-Vadillo, D., Aguilar-Zárate, G., Martínez-Rodríguez, I., Hernández-Cornejo, R., Márquez-Rocha, F. J., García-Rico, L. and Betancourt-Lozano, M. (2018). Multiple biomarker approach in the fiddler crab to assess anthropogenic pollution in tropical coastal environments. Biomarkers. Biomarkers, 1-12.

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