2019 WA State NRM and Coastal Conference. 1-4 October, ECU Joondalup

Harriet Davies

The University of Western Australia

Harriet Davies

The University of Western Australia

Biography

Harriet is a marine spatial scientist at the University of Western Australia and Australian Institute of Marine Science. Her research interests include bridging the gap between Indigenous and Western Science systems within the marine environment, mapping habitats and environmental change and anticipative marine spatial planning. She has worked with communities across Australia, Indonesia and Fiji, supporting community driven marine spatial planning projects. Recently, she has been developing a participatory mapping methodology to capture traditional ecological knowledge in a manner that can support Australia’s Indigenous communities in developing marine management and monitoring plans.