Dr Luke Holmes
Post Doctoral Researcher in EmbryoPhenomics R&D
School of Biological and Marine Sciences (Faculty of Science and Engineering)
Member of the Society for Experimental Biology
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
Bede Ffinian Rowe Davies: The effectiveness of partially protected areas for ecosystem-based fisheries management.
Davies BFR, Holmes LA, Rees A, Attrill MJ, Cartwright A & Sheehan EV (2021). Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management Works – how switching from mobile to static fishing gear improves populations of fished and non-fished species inside a Marine Protected Area. Journal of Applied Ecology. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.13986.
Sheehan EV, Holmes LA, Davies BFR, Cartwright A, Rees A, Attrill MJ (2021) Rewilding of Protected Areas Enhances Resilience of Marine Ecosystems to Extreme Climatic Events. Frontiers in Marine Science 8, 1162. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2021.671427.
Holmes, L.A., Thompson, R.C., Turner, A. (2020) In vitro avian bioaccessibility of metals adsorbed to microplastic pellets. Environmental Pollution 261, 114107. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2020.114107.
Holmes, L.A., Turner, A., Thompson, R. C. (2012). Adsorption of trace metals to plastic resin pellets in the marine environment. Environmental Pollution 160, 42-48. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2011.08.052
Turner, A., Holmes, L.A. (2011). Occurrence, distribution and characteristics of beached plastic production pellets on the island of Malta (central Mediterranean). Marine Pollution Bulletin 62, 377-381. doi: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2010.09.027
Ashton, K., Holmes, L.A., Turner, A. (2010). Association of metals with plastic production pellets in the marine environment. Marine Pollution Bulletin 60, 2050-2055. doi: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2010.07.014
Holmes, L.A., Turner, A. (2009). Leaching of hydrophobic Cu and Zn from discarded marine antifouling paint residues: evidence for transchelation of metal pyrithiones. Environmental Pollution 157, 3440-3444. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2009.06.018
Holmes, L.A., Turner, A., Thompson, R.C. (2010). The role of plastic production pellets in the accumulation of trace metals in the marine environment. 2nd Annual Biogeochemistry Research Centre Conference, Plymouth, UK.
Holmes, L.A., Turner, A., Thompson, R.C. (2009). Accumulation of trace metals by plastic production pellets in the marine environment. 6th Annual BEACh Conference, Plymouth, UK.
Sheehan, E.V., Bridger, D., Mascorda Cabre, L., Cartwright, A., Cox, D., Rees, D., Holmes L.A., Pittman, S. (2019) Bivalves boost biodiversity. Journal of the Institute of Food Science and Technology. 33(2): 18-21. Available here