Bob Hooper is interested in marine benthic community ecology. Recent research includes study of marine environmental impact effects on benthic plants and animals, sea urchin ecology and aquaculture, snow crab biology, and seaweed ecology. Bob has been developing our teaching and research programs in marine biology at the Bonne Bay Biology Station.
Address at Bonne Bay:
Bonne Bay Biology Station, PO Box 69, Norris Point, NF A0K 3V0
Telephone in St. JohnÂ’s 709 864 7494 fax: 709 864 3018
Telephone in Bonne Bay 709 458 2550 fax 709 458 2605
Hooper, R. G. (1999). Seaweed aquaculture potential in Newfoundland Â– Habitat quality and suitable native species. Bulletin of the Aquaculture Association of Canada 99-1: 27-30.
Khan, R. A., Hooper, R. G. 2000 Decontamination of winter flounder (Pleuronectes americanus) following chronic exposure to effluent from a pulp and paper mill. Arch. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 38: 197-201.