Neil Pettit

Dr Neil Pettit, Research Fellow

Email address:

Phone: 9842 0828

Key research:

  • Tropical riparian zones

  • Nutrient cycling


Centre of Excellence in Natural Resource Management

Neil Pettit completed his PhD in October 2000 investigating the factors affecting recruitment of riparian vegetation on the Ord River in the Kimberley region and on the Blackwood River in south Western Australia. From 2002 to 2006 worked as a Research Fellow at the University of Washington, investigating the ecology of river/savanna boundaries in Kruger National Park, South Africa. Since 2007 Neil has been a Research Fellow with CENRM, working within the TRaCK programme theme looking at food webs and biodiversity of northern Australian rivers. .