Imperial College London

Victoria Priestley

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Life Sciences

Research Postgraduate
 
 
 
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Location

 

N1.11MunroSilwood Park

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Summary

 

Summary

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Interdisciplinary research leading to meaningful conservation solutions; environmental DNA; marine biology; ethology; conservation psychology.

CURRENT RESEARCH (Savolainen Lab)

Using environmental DNA to identify presence/absence of species, species abundance and to carry out biodiversity assessments.  This research is co-supervised by Thomson Ecology.

PUBLICATIONS

Harper, L.R., Buxton, A.S., Rees, H.C. et al. Hydrobiologia (2018). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10750-018-3750-5

Dunn NPriestley VHerraiz AArnold RSavolainen V. (2017), Behavior and season affect crayfish detection and density inference using environmental DNAEcol Evol2017;7:77777785https://doi.org/10.1002/ece3.3316

Papastamatiou, Y. P., Bodey, T. W., Friedlander, A. M., Lowe, C. G., Bradley, D., Weng, K., Priestley, V. and Caselle, J. E. (2017), Spatial separation without territoriality in shark communities. Oikos. doi:10.1111/oik.04289

Priestley, V. (2014). Conservation value of Bulgaria's old-growth forest. [online].  Available at: https://d2ouvy59p0dg6k.cloudfront.net/downloads/conservation_value_of_old_growth_forest_wwf_bg_2015.pdf