Iain M. Suthers is a marine scientist at the University of
New South Wales and the Sydney Institute of Marine Science,
specialising in the ecology of plankton and larval fish. Over the
past few decades he has led or participated in many research
voyages focused on the East Australian Current.
David Rissik works as a consultant for BMT and has an adjunct position with the Australian Rivers Institute and the National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility at Griffith University. He has worked in the area of coastal zone management for many years, and in monitoring and reporting on water quality and ecosystem health of estuarine and coastal systems. He now works on climate change risk and climate adaptation.
Anthony J. Richardson is a mathematical ecologist at the University of Queensland and CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere, and runs an Australia-wide plankton monitoring survey. His research modelling marine ecosystems and analysing plankton datasets brings his passions for biology and mathematics together.