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Schembri, P.J. (1977) The preparation of museum specimens.  The University of Malta, Fort St. Lucian Marine Station; 39pp. [mimeographed]

Schembri, P.J. (1977) Aspects of the biology of the echiuran worm Bonellia viridis.  M.Sc. thesis; Department of Biology, The University of Malta; vi + 224pp. [unpublished]

Schembri, P.J. (1980) Aspects of the biology, behaviour and functional morphology of the crab Ebalia tuberosa  (Pennant). Ph.D. thesis; Department of Zoology, University of Glasgow; ix + 194pp. [unpublished]

Schembri, P.J. (1985) Conservation of the Maltese fauna.  Paper presented at forum The future of the Maltese environment; Flori­ana, Malta, 5 June 1985; 46pp. [mimeographed]

Schembri, P.J. (1987) That much abused work 'environment': a problem of definition.  In: National training workshop on envir­onmental education in Malta (April 6-10, 1987). pp.7-12; Beltis­sebh, Malta: Institute of Design for Environmental Action (I.D.E.A.); ii + 81pp.

Vassallo, H.C.; Consiglio, J.; Galea, C.; Lanfranco, G.; Schembri, P.J. & Balzan, S. (1987) Zvilupp ta' l-ambjent. In: Malta centru ta' paci: flimkien lejn is-sena 2000. pp.108-115; Valletta, Malta: Edizzjonities Studia (M.A.S.); 115pp.

Schembri, P.J. (1987) The diversity of Mediterranean marine life.  Paper presented at seminar Marine life and its protection; Socie­ty for the Study and Conservation of Nature; Beltissebh, Malta, 27-29 May 1987; 5pp. [mimeographed]

Schembri, P.J. (1987) The Maltese Islands and Mediterranean marine biology. Paper presented at symposium The Maltese envir­onment in its Mediterranean context; Foundation for International Studies; Italian Cadet Training Ship 'Palinuro', Malta, 11 July 1987; 3pp. [mimeographed]

Schembri, P.J. (1987) Marine biology in the Maltese Islands.  Paper presented at round-table conference La vela e l'ecologia mediterranea nel coinvolgimento di due nazioni che ne promuovono la sensibilizzazione dei problemi - Italia e Malta on the occa­sion of the Rimini-Malta-Rimini Regatta; Foundation for Interna­tional Studies; Valletta, Malta, 3 September 1987; 3pp.  [mimeo­graphed]

Schembri, P.J.; Lanfranco, E.; Farrugia, P.; Schembri, S. & Sultana, J. (1987) Localities with conservation value in the Maltese Islands.  Beltissebh, Malta: Environment Division, Mini­stry of Education; iii + 27pp.

Schembri, P.J. (1988) Report No. 5: Ecology considerations. In: Environmental impact assessment of a power station on a site at Delimara. Vol. 2, pp.51-68; Malta: Power Station Project, Govern­ment of Malta.

Schembri, P.J. (1988) A guide to Maltese land-snails. [book re­view] The Sunday Times 19 June 1988, p.18.

Schembri, P.J. & Sultana, J. (eds) (1989) Red data book for the Maltese Islands. Valletta, Malta: Department of Information; viii + 142pp. + plates I-VIII.

Schembri, P.J. (1989) Invertebrates other than insects and mol­luscs.  In: Schembri, P.J. & Sultana, J. (eds) Red data book for the Maltese Islands.  pp.71-78; Valletta, Malta: Department of Information.

Thake, M.A. & Schembri, P.J. (1989) Mollusca.  In: Schembri, P.J. & Sultana, J. (eds) Red data book for the Maltese Islands. pp.79-89; Valletta, Malta: Department of Information.

Lanfranco, G. & Schembri, P.J. (1989) Vertebrates other than birds. In: Schembri, P.J. & Sultana, J. (eds) Red data book for the Maltese Islands. pp.129-137; Valletta, Malta: Department of Information.

Vogel, P.; Maddalena, T. & Schembri, P.J. (1989) Les crocidures des îles méditerranéennes: données caryologiques et synthèse sur leur répartition.  Paper presented at the XIII Colloque Interna­tional de Mammalogie; Banyuls, France, 13-15 October 1989; 4pp. [mimeographed]

Anderson, E.W. & Schembri, P.J. (1989) Coastal zone survey of the Maltese Islands report. Beltissebh, Malta: Planning Services Division, Works Department; xii + 121pp. + 100 hand-drawn colour maps + 19 synoptic maps.

Schembri, P.J. & Lanfranco, E. (1989) Conservation of marine living natural resources of the Maltese Islands: a preliminary report on the present situation and proposals for new actions. [Marine Sciences Network Technical Report Nº1] Valletta, Malta: Malta Council for Science and Technology; 11pp.

Schembri, P.J. (1989) Faith and the ecological consciousness.  In: The dove homing in the owl's nest: contributions to the dialogue between faith and culture.  pp.57-67; Tal-Qroqq, Malta: The Theology Students' Association. ix + 149pp.

Ventura, F.J.; Schembri, P.J. & Baldacchino, A.E. (1989) Environ­mental education and the diffusion of environmental research findings in Malta.  Paper presented at Consultation on the use of findings of environmental research in environmental education; Foundation for International Studies/UNESCO-UNEP International Environmental Education Programme (IEEP); Valletta, Malta, 11-13 December 1989; __pp. [mimeographed].

Schembri, P.J.; Ventura, F. & Calleja, J. (eds) (1989) Consulta­tion on the use of findings of environmental research in environ­mental education. [Final report of consultation meeting organized by the Foundation for International Studies in cooperation with UNESCO-UNEP International Environmental Education Programme (IEEP), Valletta, Malta, 11-13 December 1989] Valletta, Malta: Foundation for International Studies; 70pp.

Schembri, P.J. (1990) The future is what we make it: an ecologi­cal perspective of the Maltese environment. In: "Peace with the Creator, peace with all of creation; talks on the occasion of the World Day of Peace 1990.  pp.3-13; Malta: Justice and Peace Commission.

Schembri, P.J. (1990) The Maltese coastal environment and its protection. Lega Navale Italiana Sezione di Agrigento, Quaderni 43: 107-112.

Schembri, P.J. (1990) The natural environment of the Maltese Islands: human impact and conservation. Mediterranean Social Sciences Network Newsletter 4: 40-48.

Baldacchino, A.E.; Lanfranco E. & Schembri, P.J. (1990) Appuntamenti man-natura. Blata l-Bajda, Malta: Merlin Library Ltd.; 103pp.

Baldacchino, A.E.; Lanfranco, E. & Schembri, P.J. (1990) Discovering nature in the Maltese Islands.  Blata l-Bajda, Malta: Merlin Library Ltd.; 104pp.

Cassar, J.; Bonnici, A.; Schembri, P.J. & Ventura, F. (1990) Preliminary report on the relationship between climate and con­servation within the Hal-Saflieni Hypogeum in Malta.  Actes Journees Internationales d'Etude sur la Conservation de l'Art Ruperstre [Dordogne, Perigord, France, 20-23 Août 1990] pp.155-161; ICOM.

Bonnici, A.; Cassar, J.; Schembri, P.J. & Ventura, F. (1990) Visitor impact on an underground prehistoric monument: the Hal-Saflieni Hypogeum.  Paper presented at Workshop on archaeological parks and cultural tourism; Foundation for International Stu­dies/Mediterranean Institute/Council of Europe; Valletta, Malta, 13-16 September 1990; 17pp. [mimeographed]

Schembri, P.J. (1991) Ekologija tal-gzejjer Maltin: harsa gener­ali.  In: Cortis, T. (ed.) Oqsma tal-kultura Maltija. pp.5-37; Beltissebh, Malta: Ministeru ta' l-Edukazzjoni u ta' l-Intern; 296pp.

Schembri, P.J. & Anderson, E.W. (1991) Land-use competition in Malta.  Paper presented at International conference on islands and small states; Foundation for International Studies; Valletta, Malta, 23-25 May 1991; 13pp. [mimeographed]

Schembri, P.J. (1991) Coping with dangerous fish. [book review] The Sunday Times 8 September 1991, p.25.

Schembri, P.J. (1991) Biological aspects of coastal erosion in the Maltese Islands: a review and proposal for future work.  Paper presented at Workshop on coastal erosion; IOC/ICSEM-OSNLR/Malta Coastal Environment Research Project (CERP); Vallet­ta, Malta, 14-17 October 1991; 2pp. [mimeographed abstract]

Schembri, P.J. (1991) Environmental education: I. In: Farrugia, C. (ed.) A national minimum curriculum for Malta: proceedings of the Maltese workshop on the national minimum curriculum for pri­mary level. pp.130-134; Malta: University of Malta/Foundation for International Studies/Ministry of Education; 146pp.

Dahl, A.L. (ed.) (1991) Island directory. [UNEP Directories and Bibliographies Nº35] Nairobi, Kenya: United Nations Environment Programme; iii + 573pp. [contributed Malta section pp.138-141]

Chetcuti, D.; Buhagiar, A.; Schembri, P.J. & Ventura, F. (1992) The climate of the Maltese Islands : a review. Msida, Malta: Malta University Press; vi + 108pp.

Cilia, G. & Schembri, P.J. (1992) Socio-economic aspects of environmental problems in the Maltese Islands. Paper presented at Conference on the social dimensions of environment and sustain­able development; United Nations Research Institute for Social Development/Foundation for International Studies; Valletta, Malta, 22-25 April 1992; 20pp. + Figs 1-7. [mimeographed]

Schembri, P.J. (1992) Marine conservation areas in the Maltese Islands. Paper read at Presentation on 'Marevivo: Crociera Ocea­nografica 1992' and 'Malta Coastal Environment Research Project (CERP); Marevivo/Euro-Mediterranean Centre on Marine Contamina­tion Hazards; held on board the R.V. 'Minerva', Crucifix Wharf, Malta, 19 July 1992; 5pp. [mimeographed]

Anderson, E.W.; Role, A. & Schembri, P.J. (1992) Coastal zone surveys of the Maltese Islands: onshore and offshore. In: Suárez de Vivero, J.L. (ed.) The ocean change: management patterns and the environment. pp.139-152; Sevilla, Spain: Departamento de Geografia Humana, Universidad de Sevilla; 300pp.

Schembri, P.J. (1992) The Mediterranean (Greenpeace, The seas of Europe series). [book review] International Journal of Environ­mental Studies 42: 230-232.

Schembri, P.J. & Baldacchino, A.E. (1992) Ilma, blat u hajja: is-sisien ta` l-ambjent naturali Malti. Msida, Malta: Malta Univers­ity Services Ltd.; 112pp.

Schembri, P.J. (1992) Diversity and conservation of the non-marine molluscs of the Maltese Islands. In: Giusti, F. & Manga­nelli, G. (eds) Abstracts of the Eleventh International Malacolo­gical Congress, Siena 1992. pp.195-198; Siena, Italy: University of Siena.

Mallia, A. & Schembri, P.J. (1992) Malta's national database on biodiversity. Paper presented at Training workshop on aspects of marine documentation in the Mediterranean; Foundation for Inter­national Studies; Valletta, Malta, 23-26 November 1992; 10pp. [mimeographed].

Stumpel-Rienks, S.E. (1992) Nomina herpetofaunae Europaeae. [Handbuch der Reptilien und Amphibien Europas, supplement] Wies­baden, Germany: Aula-Verlag. [contributed Malta section]

Wells, S.M. & Chatfield, J.E. (1992) Threatened non-marine mol­luscs of Europe. [Nature and Environment Nº64]; Strasbourg, France: Council of Europe Press; 163pp. [contributor to Malta section pp.52-54]

Schembri, P.J. (1992) The fauna of the Maltese Islands: a review and analysis. In: Ellul-Micallef, R. & Fiorini, S. (eds) Collegium Melitense Quartercentenary Celebrations (1592-1992); Collected papers contributed by members of the academic staff of the University of Malta. pp. 541-573; Msida, Malta: University of Malta; xxv + 621pp.

Schembri, P.J. (1993) Physical geography and ecology of the Maltese Islands: a brief overview. In: Busuttil, S.; Lerin, F. & Mizzi, L. (eds) Malta: food, agriculture, fisheries and the environment. [Options Méditerranéennes ser.B: Etudes et Recher­ches Nº7] pp.27-39; Paris, France: CIHEAM; 192pp.

Schembri, P.J. (1993) Tourism and the natural environment in Malta. Paper presented at seminar on Economic development of small island states through sustainable tourism. Institute of Tourism Studies; St.Julians, 15 March 1993; 4pp. [mimeographed]

Schembri, P.J. & Lanfranco, E. (1993) Development and the natural environment in the Maltese Islands.  In: Lockhart, D.G.; Draka­kis-Smith, D. & Schembri, J. (eds) The development process in small island states. pp.247-266; London & New York: Routledge; xv + 275pp.

Group of Specialists on the Ecological Impact of Gene Technology (1993) Potential long-term ecological impact of genetically modified organisms: a survey of literature, guidelines and legis­lation. Strasbourg, France: Council of Europe; viii + 82pp. [contributor]

Bonnici, A.; Cassar, J.A.; Schembri, P.J. & Ventura, F. (1993) Visitor impact on an underground prehistoric monument - the Hal Saflieni Hypogeum, Malta. ICOM Committee for Conservation 10th Triennial Meeting (Washington, August 1993) Vol.2, pp.825-830.

Baldacchino, A.E. & Schembri, P.J. (1993) Ir-rettili u l-amfibji tal-gzejjer Maltin. Valletta, Malta: Socjetà ghall-Istudju u l-Harsien tan-Natura (SSCN); 46pp.

Mallia, A. & Schembri, P.J. (1993) Rocky shore community structure as an indicator of low level organic loading on Maltese coasts (Central Mediterranean). Paper presented at conference Clean Seas 93. Mediterranean Conference Centre, Valletta, Malta 9-11 November 1993; 17pp. [mimeographed]

Borg, J. & Schembri, P.J. (1993) Changes in marine benthic community types in a Maltese bay following beach rehabilitation works. Poster presented at conference Clean Seas 93. Mediterranean Conference Centre, Valletta, Malta 9-11 November 1993.

Schembri, P.J. (1994) The environmental impact of tourism in Gozo. In: Briguglio, L. (ed.) Tourism in Gozo: policies, prospects and problems. pp. 50-56; Blata l-Bajda, Malta: Formatek Ltd.; vi + 102pp.

Schembri, P.J. (1994) Developing the use of coastal marine benthic communities as indicators of environmental quality. Paper presented at Meeting of Euro-Mediterranean Marine Centres: a call for co-operation. Foundation for International Studies, Valletta, Malta 16-18 November 1994.

Schembri, P.J. (1994) Natural heritage. In: Frendo, H. & Friggieri, O. (eds) Malta culture and identity. pp. 105-124; Valletta, Malta: Ministry of Youth and the Arts; ix + 272pp.

Schembri, P.J. (1995) Sponoz [pp.149-152], Knidarji [pp.153-158], Hniex [pp.159-164], Mirjapodi [pp.189-192], Ekinodermi [pp.303-310]. In: Sultana, J. (ed.) Flora u fawna ta' Malta. Floriana, Malta: Dipartiment ghall-Harsien ta' l-Ambjent; 434pp.

Baldacchino, A.E.; Schembri, P.J. & Schembri, S. (1995) Gmiel in-natura. Blata l-Bajda, Malta: Merlin Library Ltd.; 111pp.

Mallia, A. & Schembri, P.J. (1995) Strategies for the conservation of the coastal and shallow water ecosystems of the Maltese Islands. In: Özhan, E. (ed.) Proceedings of the second international conference on the Mediterranean coastal environment, MEDCOAST 95, October 24-27, 1995 Tarragona, Spain. Vol.1 pp 187-201; Ankara, Turkey: MEDCOAST Secretariat, Middle East Technical University.

Busuttil, A. & Schembri, P.J. (1995) Population biology of the periwinkle Melaraphe neritoides (L.) (Gastropoda: Prosobranchia) on a Maltese rocky shore. In: Guerra, A.; Rolan, E. & Rocha, F. (eds) Abstracts of the Twelfth International Malacolo­gical Congress,Vigo, Spain 1995. pp.147-149; Vigo, Spain: Instituto de Investigaciones Marinas (CSIC).

Giusti, F.; Manganelli, G. & Schembri, P.J. (1995) The non-marine molluscs of the Maltese Islands. [Museo Regionale di Scienze Naturali, Torino, Monografie 15]; Torino, Italy: Museo Regionale di Scienze Naturali; 607pp.

Stevens, D.T.; Lanfranco, E.; Mallia, A. & Schembri, P.J. (1995) Biodiversity conservation and utilisation in the Maltese Islands. Paper presented at workshop on Identifying and monitoring biodiversity and its utilisation in Commonwealth small island developing states. Commonwealth Science Council, Valletta, Malta 30 October - 3 November 1995.

Schembri, P.J. (1996) The islands (with J.Sultana) [pp.16-27], Sponges [pp.89-91], Cnidarians [pp.92-95], Annelids [pp.96-99], Myriapods [pp.118-120], Echinoderms [pp.263-267], Glossary (with E.Lanfranco) [pp.320-322]. In: Sultana, J. & Falzon, V. (ed.) Wildlife of the Maltese Islands  [translation, with additions, of Flora u fawna ta' Malta (1995)]. Floriana, Malta: Environment Protection Department; 336pp.

Schembri, P.J. & Lanfranco, E. (1996) Introduced species in the Maltese Islands. In: Baldacchino, A.E. & Pizzuto, A. (eds) Introduction of alien species of flora and fauna. [Proceedings of a seminar held at Qawra, Malta, 5 March 1996], pp.29-54. Floriana, Malta: Environment Protection Department; 77pp.

Baldacchino, A.E; Schembri, P.J. & Schembri, S. (1996) The beauty of nature in the Maltese Islands. Blata l-Bajda, Malta: Merlin Library Ltd.; 111pp.

Borg, J.A.; Micallef, S.A.; Pirotta, K. & Schembri, P.J. (1997) Baseline marine benthic surveys in the Maltese Islands (Central Mediterranean) In: Özhan, E. (ed.) Proceedings of the third international conference on the Mediterranean coastal environment, MEDCOAST 97, November 11-14, 1997 Qawra, Malta. Vol.1 pp. 1-8; Ankara, Turkey: MEDCOAST Secretariat, Middle East Technical University.

Pirotta, K. & Schembri, P.J. (1997) Characterization of the major marine biotopes of the hard substrata around the Maltese Islands. In: Özhan, E. (ed.) Proceedings of the third international conference on the Mediterranean coastal environment, MEDCOAST 97, November 11-14, 1997 Qawra, Malta. Vol.1 pp. 9-24; Ankara, Turkey: MEDCOAST Secretariat, Middle East Technical University.

Pirotta, K. & Schembri, P.J. (1997) Characterization of the major marine biotopes of the soft substrata around the Maltese Islands. In: Özhan, E. (ed.) Proceedings of the third international conference on the Mediterranean coastal environment, MEDCOAST 97, November 11-14, 1997 Qawra, Malta. Vol.1 pp. 25-37; Ankara, Turkey: MEDCOAST Secretariat, Middle East Technical University.

Howege, H.M. & Schembri, P.J. (1997) Seasonal variation in abundance and biomass of the molluscan assemblages associated with the sea-grass Cymodocea nodosa (Ucria) Asch. in the Maltese Islands. Paper presented at conference Deuxièmes Journées Maghrébines des Sciences de la Mer sur le theme “Ressources Halieutiques et Environnement Marin”. Agadir, Morocco 20-22 December 1997. 17pp + Figs 1-13.

BIOMAERL team (1998) Maerl grounds: habitats of high biodiversity in European waters. In: Barthel, K.G.; Barth, H.; Bohle-Carbonell, M.; Fragakis, C.; Lipiatou, E.; Martin, P.; Ollier, G. & Weydert, M. [eds] Third European marine science and technology conference, Lisbon, 23-27 May 1998. Volume 1 Marine systems; pp.170-178. Brussels: European Commission. [The BIOMAERL team includes J.A.Borg, E.Lanfranco, M.Rizzo and P.J.Schembri from the University of Malta.]

Schembri, P.J. (1998) Marine ecology for resource managers. [summary of lecture]. In: Briguglio, L. [ed.] Workshop on integrated management of freshwater, coastal areas and marine resources in small island developing states. Malta 8-12 December 1997. pp. 157-158;  Malta: University of Malta Gozo Centre.

Borg, J.A. & Schembri, P.J. (1998) Bathymetric distribution of decapods associated with a Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile meadow in Malta (Central Mediterranean). Proceedings and Abstracts of the 4th International Crustacean Congress, Amsterdam 20-24 July 1998, p.47.

Borg, J.A., Lanfranco, E., Mifsud, J.R., Rizzo, M. & Schembri, P.J. (1998) Does fishing have an impact on Maltese maerl grounds? Paper presented at ICES Symposium on Marine benthos dynamics: environmental and fisheries impacts. Heraklion, Crete 5-9 October 1998. [Abstracts book p.18]

Schembri, P.J. (1998) Maerl ecosystems of the Maltese Islands. In: Dandria, D. [ed.] Biology abstracts MSc, PhD 1998 and contributions to marine biology. pp.35-37. Msida, Malta: Department of Biology, University of Malta; iv+38pp.

Schembri, P.J. & Baldacchino, A.E. (1998) Ilma, blat u hajja: is-sisien ta` l-ambjent naturali Malti. [It-tieni edizzjoni riveduta] Msida, Malta: Malta Univers­ity Publishers Ltd.; 111pp.

Schembri, P.J., Baldacchino, A.E., Camilleri, A., Mallia, A., Rizzo, Y., Schembri, T., Stevens, D.T. & Tanti, C.M. (1999) State of the environment report for Malta 1998: Living resources, fisheries and agriculture. pp.109-283 In: State of the environment report for Malta 1998. Floriana, Malta: Environment Protection Department, Ministry for the Environment; 448pp.

Schembri, P.J. (1999) The complete contents of “The Mediterranean Naturalist”, a periodical published in Malta between 1891 and 1893. The Central Mediterranean Naturalist 3(1): 7-12.

Axiak, V., Gauci, V., Mallia, A., Mallia E.A., Schembri, P.J. & Vella, A.J. (1999) State of the environment summary report for Malta 1998. Floriana, Malta: Environment Protection Department, Ministry for the Environment; 130pp.

Schembri, P.J. & Lanfranco, S. (1999) Mediterranean coastal habitats and biota. Paper presented at Consultation Workshop on the Preparation of Didactic Materials for Integrated Coastal Area Management. International Centre for Science and High Technology (UNIDO) Trieste, Italy 10-12 March 1999; 23pp.

Schembri, P.J. (1999) Marine Protected Areas in the Maltese Islands: status and problems. In: Briand, F. [ed.] Scientific design and monitoring of Mediterranean marine protected areas. [CIESM Workshop Series No.8] pp. 45-47 (text), 55-59 (bibliographic references). Monaco: Commission Internationale pour l’Exploration Scientifique de la mer Méditerranée (CIESM) 64pp.

Hunt, C.O. & Schembri, P.J. (1999) Quaternary environments and biogeography of the Maltese Islands. In: Mifsud, A. & Savona Ventura, C. [eds] Facets of Maltese prehistory. pp. 41-75; Malta: The Prehistoric Society of Malta; vii + 243pp.

Phipps, L & Stainfield (1999) Environmental themes in the Mediterranean: a web based case study of the Maltese Islands. Plymouth: SEED Publications, University of Plymouth [CD ROM] Website [http://www.science.plym.ac.uk/departments/learn/Malta] [contributor].

Pirotta, K. & Schembri, P.J. (2000) Report on surveys of the bathymetry, submarine geophysical features, seascapes and benthic biotic assemblages of the area from Rdum Majjiesa to Raheb Cave on the northwestern coast of the island of Malta, designated as a candidate Marine Conservation Area. Unpublished report prepared as part of Project Activity 3.6: Marine Conservation Areas, Coastal Area Management Programme For Malta (CAMP Malta) [United Nations Environment Programme, Mediterranean Action Plan and Government of Malta]; 64pp. + Plates 1-114 + Figs 1-11.

Schembri, P.J. & Lanfranco, S. (2001) Mediterranean coastal habitats and biota. In: Cassar, L.F. [ed.] Training package: integrated coastal area management. Part 1: Training manual, pp.19-41; Part 2: Visual aids, Section 2, 34pp. Vienna: United Nations Industrial Development Organization.

Schembri, P.J.; Azzopardi, M.; Deidun, A. & Saliba, S. (2001) Low faunal diversity on Maltese sandy beaches: fact or artefact? Paper presented at International Workshop ‘Beaches – what future? An integrated approach to the ecology and evolution of beaches and sand dunes’ Dipartimento di Biologia Animale e Genetica ‘Leo Pardi’, Università di Firenze/Centro di Studio per la Faunistica ed Ecologia Tropicale del CNR/ European Commission; Florence, Italy – 18-23 October 2001 [Abstracts book p.23]

Fet, V.; Soleglad, M.E.; Gantenbein, B.; Vignoli, V.; Salomone, N.; Fet, E.V. & Schembri, P.J. (2002) "New data on the ‘Euscorpius carpathicus’ species complex (Scorpiones: Euscorpiidae) from Italy, Malta, and Greece: evidence from mitochondrial DNA and morphology. Abstracts of the 2002 Annual Meeting of the American Arachnological Society.  [http://www.americanarachnology.org/AAS_2002/AAS_02_ abstract_list.html]

Government of Malta (2002) Malta National Report submitted by the Government of Malta to the World Summit on Sustainable Development, Johannesburg 2002. Malta: Government of Malta; 100pp. [Contributor to Chapter 3.6 ‘Conservation of Biological Diversity pp.44-48.]

Baldacchino, A.E. & Schembri, P.J. (2002) Amfibji, rettili, u mammiferi fil-gzejjer Maltin. [Sensiela ‘Kullana Kulturali’ Nu 39] Il-Pjeta, Malta: Pubblikazzjonijiet Indipendenza; xii + 256pp. [ISBN 99932-41-25-3]

Schembri, P.J., Baldacchino, A.E., Mallia, A., Schembri, T., Sant, M.J., Stevens, D.T. & Vella, S.J. (2002) State of the environment report for Malta 2002: Living resources, fisheries and agriculture. pp.162-346. In: State of the environment report for Malta 2002. Santa Venera, Malta: Ministry for Home Affairs and the Environment; iv + 581pp.

Bordehore, C.; Borg, J.A.; Lanfranco, E.; Ramos-Esplá, A.; Rizzo, M. & Schembri, P.J. (2002) Trawling as a major threat to Mediterranean maerl beds. Proceedings of the First Mediterranean Symposium on Marine Vegetation (Ajaccio, 3-4 October 2000); [Mednature 1] pp.105-109. Tunis, Tunisia: Regional Activity Centre for Specially Protected Areas.

Schembri, P.J. (2002) Maltese offshore benthic habitats and biota: possible contribution of the Marine Ecology Research Group (MERG) at the Department of Biology, University of Malta, to the MedSudMed project. Paper presented at Expert Consultation on Assessment and Monitoring of the Fisheries Resources and the Ecosystems in the Straits of Sicily. FAO/Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries (Malta); Gzira, Malta, 10-12 December 2002.

Borg, J.A., Attrill, M.J., Rowden, A.A, Schembri, P.J. & Jones, M.B. (2003) Structural characteristics of two different bed types of Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile. Gulf of Mexico Science 21(1): 117-118 [Abstract of poster presented at 5th International Seagrass Biology Workshop; Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico 7-11 October 2002.]

Schembri, P.J. (2003) Freshwater habitats of the Maltese Islands: an overview. . Paper presented at conference Integrated Water Resources Management for the Maltese Islands: A Multidisciplinary Approach. Institute of Water Technology; Luqa, Malta, 15-17 January 2003.

Schembri, P.J. (2003) More than piles of sand. [book review] The Sunday Times 9 March 2003, p.34.

Schembri, P.J. (2003) Aliens, islands and island states: biogeographical barriers and barriers to free trade. In: Young, J.; Jedrzejewska, B.; Jaroszewicz, B. & Watt, A. [eds] Priorities in biodiversity conservation and research in the Acceding and Candidate Countries and their integration in the European Research Area (ERA) – proceedings of an electronic conference, February 2003; pp. 54-55. Bialowieza, Poland: Mammal Research Institute, Polish Academy of Sciences; 100pp.

Carroll, F.A.; Fenech, K.; Bonanno, A.; Hunt, C.O.; Jones, A.J. & Schembri, P.J. (2003) The past environment of the Maltese Islands: the Marsa cores. Poster presented at conference Exploring the Maltese prehistoric Temple Culture; Valletta, Malta, 24-27September 2003. [abstract]

Deidun, A.; Mallia, A. & Schembri, P.J. (2003) An innovative sand dune restoration project from Malta. In: Özhan, E. (ed.) Proceedings of the sixth international conference on the Mediterranean coastal environment, MEDCOAST 03, 7-11 October 2003 Ravenna, Italy. Vol.3 pp 1479-1491; Ankara, Turkey: MEDCOAST Secretariat, Middle East Technical University.

Borg, J.A. & Schembri, P.J. (2003) Alignment of marine habitat data of the Maltese Islands to conform to the requirements of the EU habitats directive. In: Sant, M. (Editor) Marine habitats data of the Maltese Islands. Interactive CD. Floriana, Malta: Malta Environment and Planning Authority [compact diskette]

Schembri, P.J. (2003) Current state of knowledge of the Maltese non-marine fauna. In: Malta Environment and Planning Authority Annual report and accounts 2003. pp. 33-65; Floriana, Malta: Malta Environment and Planning Authority; 92pp.

Warwick, R.M.; Emblow, C.; Féral. J.P.; Hummel, H.; van Avesaath, & Heip, C. (2003) European marine biodiversity research sites. [Report of the European Concerted Action: BIOMARE ‘Implementation and networking of large scale, long term marine biodiversity research in Europe’]. Yerseke, The Netherlands: Netherlands Institute of Ecology, Centre for Estuarine and Marine Ecology; 136pp. [Contributed entry for Malta, p.91].

Pirotta, K. & Schembri, P.J. (2003) A pilot study aimed at the establishment of Marine Protected Areas in the Maltese Islands. MARS [European Marine Research Stations Network] Newsletter No. 6 [Autumn 2003] pp.8-9.

Carroll, F.A.; Fenech, K.; Bonanno, A.; Hunt, C.; Jones, A.M. & Schembri, P.J. (2003) [published 2004] The past environment of the Maltese Islands: the Marsa cores. [as PDF file; 10pp] In: Eneix, L.C. [Ed.] Exploring the Maltese prehistoric temple culture (EMPTC). Papers and presentations from the EMPTC 2003 Conference, Valletta, Malta, 24-27 September 2003. Sarasota, Florida: OTS Foundation [compact diskette].

Schembri, P.J. (2004) Notes on technical field-trip on the Gozo landscape. Prepared for Training Course on Landscape integrity assessment for Sustainability in the coastal zone, Valletta and Island of Gozo, Malta, 20-24 September, 2004; International Centre for Science and High Technology, United Nations Industrial Development Organization (ICS-UNIDO), Trieste, Italy and International Environment Institute, University of Malta, Malta.

Schembri, P.J. (2004) Maltese offshore benthic habitats and biota. In: Report of the Expert Consultation on the spatial distribution of demersal resources in the Straits of Sicily and the influence of environmental factors and fishery characteristics; Gzira, Malta 10-12 December 2002. [GCP/RER/010/ITA/MSM-TD-2 – MedSudMed Technical Documents No. 2] p.28; Mazara del Vallo, Italy: FAO MedSudMed; 102pp. [abstract]

Giusti, F.; Manganelli, G. & Schembri, P.J. (2004) The date of publication of ‘The non-marine molluscs of the Maltese Islands’. Journal of Conchology 38 (4): 457-458.

Borg, J.A. & Schembri, P.J. (2005) Impact of offshore tuna-penning on soft sediment macroinvertebrate assemblages in Malta (Central Mediterranean). Paper presented at the American Society for Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO) Summer 2005 meeting ‘A pilgrimage through global aquatic sciences’ Santiago de Compostela, Spain 19-24 June 2005. [Abstracts book p.20]

Barbara, N. & Schembri, P.J. (2005) Ecology of the saline pool macrofauna at the Ghadira Nature Reserve. [Report for BirdLife Malta and the Environment Protection Directorate of the Malta Environment and Planning Authority]. Msida, Malta: Marine Ecology Research Group, Department of Biology, University of Malta; 94 pp.

Tigano, C.; Canapa, A.; Ferrito, V.; Barucca, M.; Arcidiacono, I.; Deidun. A.; Schembri P.J. & Olmo, E. (2005) Differenziamento osteologico e molecolare in popolazioni di Aphanius fasciatus Nardo, 1827 del Mediteranno centrale. Atti 66° Congresso Nazionale Unione Zoologica Italiana, Roma 19 - 22 Settembre 2005; p. 60 [abstract of poster]

Dimech, M.; Borg, J.A. & Schembri, P.J. (2006) Motile macroinvertebrate assemblages associated with submerged Posidonia oceanica litter accumulations. Paper presented at Mediterranean Seagrass Workshop 2006, Marsascala, Malta 29 May – 3 June 2006. [Abstracts book p.36]

Planes S., García-Charton J.A., & Pérez-Ruzafa A. (Coordinators) (2006) Ecological effects of Atlanto-Mediterranean Marine Protected Areas in the European Union. EMPAFISH Project Booklet nº 1; 158 pp. [Contributor to Malta case studies as part of the Malta EMPAFISH team].

Vandeperre F., Higgins R., Santos R.S. & Perez-Ruzafa A. (Coordinators) (2006) Fishery regimes in Atlanto-Mediterranean European Marine Protected Areas. EMPAFISH Project, Booklet n° 2.; 97 pp. [Contributor to Malta case studies as part of the Malta EMPAFISH team].

Pergent-Martini C., Leoni V., Pasqualini V., Ardizzone G., Balestri E., Bedini R., Belluscio A., Belsher T., Borg J.A., Boudouresque C.F., Boumaza S., Bouquegneau J.M., Branko M.C., Calvo S., Cebrian J., Charbonnel E., Cinelli F., Cossu A., Dural B., Francour P., Gobert S., Mostafa H., Lepoint G., Meinesz A., Molenaar H., Panayotis P., Peirano A., Pergent G., Piazzi L., Relini G., Romero J., Sanchez-Lizaso J.L., Semroud R., Schembri P.J., Shili A., & Velimirov B. (2006) Descriptors of Posidonia oceanica meadows: technical guide for standardized approach. p.240; UNEP - MAP - RAC/SPA. Proceedings of the second Mediterranean symposium on marine vegetation (Athens, 12-13 December 2003). Tunis, Tunisia: Regional Activity Centre for Specially Protected Areas (RAC-SPA); 255p. [abstract]

Borg, J.A. & Schembri, P.J. (2006) Environmental monitoring of tuna-penning activities in Malta. Presentation at international conference on ‘Offshore Mariculture 2006’ organized by the Society for Underwater Technology and the Greenwich Forum; Malta, 11-13 October 2006. [Abstract, 3pp.]

Schembri, P.J.; Deidun, A. & Muscat, G. (2006) A report on a study of the fouling assemblages within the Grand Harbour, Valletta, Malta, made in connection with Phase 1 of the PORTAL project. Msida, Malta: Marine Ecology Research Group, Department of Biology, University of Malta 10pp. [available from International Commission for the Scientific Exploration of the Mediterranean Sea (CIESM)]

Azzopardi, M. & Schembri, P.J. (2007) Exploring the use of rocky shore macroalgae as indicators of environmental condition. Proceedings of the Third Mediterranean Symposium on Marine Vegetation (Marseilles 27-29 March 2007); Tunis, Tunisia: Regional Activity Centre for Specially Protected Areas (RAC-SPA); pp.233-235. [abstract]

Schembri, P.J. (2007) MPAs in Malta: The current situation. Presentation at Transversal Workshop on Marine Protected Areas (MPAs); General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean (GFCM) & Regional Activity Centre for Specially Protected Areas (RAC/SPA); Salammbô, Tunisia, 24 - 25 May 2007.

Claudet, J; Afonso-Santos, P; Badalamenti, F; Bayle-Sempere, J; Benedetti-Cecchi, L; Bertocci, I; Borg, JA; Brito, A; Bulleri, B; Culioli, J-M; De Falco, G; De Lucia, A; Dimech, M; Domenici, P; Falcón, JM; Forcada-Almarcha, A; García-Charton, JA; Goñi, R; Guala, I; Marcos, C; Milazzo, M; Ojeda, C; Osenberg, CW; Pérez-Ruzafa, A; Sánchez-Meca, J; Sánchez-Jerez, P; Schembri, PJ; Somerfield, PJ; Stobart, B; Valle, C; Vandeperre, F & Planes, S (2007) Regional ecological effects of European marine protected areas: a meta-analytical approach. In: Perez-Ruzafa, A.; Hoffmann, E.; Boncoeur, J.; Garcia-Charton, J.A.; Marcos, C.; Salas, F.; Sorensen, T.K. & Vestegaard, O. (eds) European Symposium on Marine Protected Areas as a Tool for Fisheries Management and Ecosystem Conservation. Emerging science and interdisciplinary approaches. Murcia, Spain 25-28 September 2007. Abstracts Book pp. 57-58; EMPAFISH and PROTECT projects, Editum, Murcia: 330 pp.

Dimech, M; Camilleri, M;  Borg, JA; Smith, IP; Sciberras, M & Schembri, PJ, (2007) The potential of fisheries reserves as a tool for biodiversity conservation. The case of the 25 Nautical Mile Fisheries Management Zone around Malta.  In: Perez-Ruzafa, A.; Hoffmann, E.; Boncoeur, J.; Garcia-Charton, J.A.; Marcos, C.; Salas, F.; Sorensen, T.K. & Vestegaard, O. (eds) European Symposium on Marine Protected Areas as a Tool for Fisheries Management and Ecosystem Conservation. Emerging science and interdisciplinary approaches. Murcia, Spain 25-28 September 2007.  Abstracts Book p.79; EMPAFISH and PROTECT projects, Editum, Murcia: 330 pp.

Dimech, M; Camilleri, M; Hiddink, JG; Kaiser, MJ  & Schembri, PJ (2007) Structure of demersal assemblages under different intensities of trawling pressure on the continental shelf around the Maltese Islands (Central Mediterranean). In: Perez-Ruzafa, A.; Hoffmann, E.; Boncoeur, J.; Garcia-Charton, J.A.; Marcos, C.; Salas, F.; Sorensen, T.K. & Vestegaard, O. (eds) European Symposium on Marine Protected Areas as a Tool for Fisheries Management and Ecosystem Conservation. Emerging science and interdisciplinary approaches. Murcia, Spain 25-28 September 2007.  Abstracts Book p. 80; EMPAFISH and PROTECT projects, Editum, Murcia: 330 pp.

Higgins, RM; Vandeperre, F; Pérez-Ruzafa, A; Sánchez-Meca, J; Bertocci, I; Crec’hriou, R; Criquet, G; D’Anna, G; Dimech, M; Dorta, C; Esparza, Ó; Falcón, JM; Forcada, A; Goñi, R; Guala, I; Le Diréach, L; Lenfant, P; Lozano, I; Marcos, C; Martín, P; Martín-Sosa, P; Maynou, F; Ojeda-Martínez, C; Pipitone, C; Sánchez-Lisazo, JL; Schembri, PJ; Stelzenmüller, V; Stobart, B; Valle C & Serrão Santos, R (2007) Fisheries effects of Atlanto-Mediterranean marine protected areas. In: Perez-Ruzafa, A.; Hoffmann, E.; Boncoeur, J.; Garcia-Charton, J.A.; Marcos, C.; Salas, F.; Sorensen, T.K. & Vestegaard, O. (eds) European Symposium on Marine Protected Areas as a Tool for Fisheries Management and Ecosystem Conservation. Emerging science and interdisciplinary approaches. Murcia, Spain 25-28 September 2007.  Abstracts Book p. 143; EMPAFISH and PROTECT projects, Editum, Murcia: 330 pp.

Sciberras, M; Dimech, M; Smith IP & Schembri, PJ (2007) Reliability of data collected from questionnaires administered to fishers. In: Perez-Ruzafa, A.; Hoffmann, E.; Boncoeur, J.; Garcia-Charton, J.A.; Marcos, C.; Salas, F.; Sorensen, T.K. & Vestegaard, O. (eds) European Symposium on Marine Protected Areas as a Tool for Fisheries Management and Ecosystem Conservation. Emerging science and interdisciplinary approaches. Murcia, Spain 25-28 September 2007. Abstracts Book p. 277; EMPAFISH and PROTECT projects, Editum, Murcia: 330 pp.

Vandeperre, F; Higgins, RM; Pérez-Ruzafa, A; Sánchez-Meca, J; Bertocci, I; Crec’hriou, R; Criquet, G; D’Anna, G; Dimech, M; Dorta, C; Esparza, Ó; Falcón, JM; Forcada, A; Goñi, R; Guala, I; Le Diréach, L; Lenfant, P; Lozano, I; Marcos, C; Martín, P; Martín-Sosa, P; Maynou, F; Ojeda-Martínez, C; Pipitone, C; Sánchez-Lisazo, JL; Schembri, PJ; Stelzenmüller, V; Stobart, B; Valle C & Serrão Santos, R (2007) Quantitative assessment of fisheries effects of Atlanto-Mediterranean Marine Protected Areas: a meta-analytical approach. In: Perez-Ruzafa, A.; Hoffmann, E.; Boncoeur, J.; Garcia-Charton, J.A.; Marcos, C.; Salas, F.; Sorensen, T.K. & Vestegaard, O. (eds) European Symposium on Marine Protected Areas as a Tool for Fisheries Management and Ecosystem Conservation. Emerging science and interdisciplinary approaches. Murcia, Spain 25-28 September 2007.  Abstracts Book p. 300; EMPAFISH and PROTECT projects, Editum, Murcia: 330 pp.

Borg, J.A. & Schembri, P.J. (2006) Environmental monitoring of aquaculture activities in the Maltese Islands. Presentation at seminar ‘Aquaculture and the environment’ organized by the Cleaner Technology Centre, Malta and the Regional Activity Centre for Cleaner Production (UNEP Mediterranean Action Plan); Valletta, Malta, 16 November 2007. [Abstract]

Holmer, M.; Hansen, P.K.; Karakassis. I.; Borg, J.A. & Schembri, P.J. (2008) Monitoring of environmental impacts of marine aquaculture. In: Holmer, M.; Black, K.; Duarte, C.M.; Marbà, N. & Karakassis. I. [eds] Aquaculture in the ecosystem. pp. 47-85. Heidelberg , Germany:  Springer; 326pp. [ISBN: 978-1-4020-6809-6]

Sciberras, M; Rizzo, M; Cilia, R; Camilleri, K; Borg, JA; Lanfranco, E & Schembri, PJ (2008) Maerl assemblages as biodiversity hotspots in the Maltese Islands. Poster presented at Porcupine Marine Natural History Society Annual Conference, University of Wales, Bangor, 28-30 March 2008.

Cassar, L.F.; Conrad, E. & Schembri, P.J. (2008) The Maltese archipelago. In: Vogiatzakis, I.N.; Pungetti, G. & Mannion, A.M. [eds] Mediterranean island landscapes: natural and cultural approaches. pp. 297-322. Heidelberg , Germany:  Springer; xxxii + 369pp. [ISBN: 978-1-4020-5063-3]

Planes, S.; García-Charton, J.A.; Marcos. C. & Pérez-Ruzafa, A. [Coordinators] (2008) Ecological effects of Atlanto-Mediterranean Marine Protected Areas in the European Union. EMPAFISH Project, Booklet nº 1. Murcia: EMPAFISH and Editum; 158 pp. [ISBN 978-84-8371-723-3] [Contributor to Malta case studies]

Vandeperre, F.; Higgins, R.; Santos, R.S.; Marcos, C. & Perez-Ruzafa, A. [Coordinators] (2008) Fishery regimes in Atlanto-Mediterranean European Marine Protected Areas. EMPAFISH Project, Booklet n° 2. Murcia: EMPAFISH and Editum; 108 pp. [ISBN 978-84-8371-724-0] [Contributor to Malta case studies]

Camilleri, M.; Dimech, M.; Drago, A.; Fiorentino, F.; Fortibuoni, T.; Garofalo, G.; Gristina, M.; Schembri, P.J.; Massa, F.; Coppola, S.; Bahri, T. & Giacalone, V. (2008) Spatial distribution of demersal fishery resources, environmental factors and fishing activities in GSA 15 (Malta Island). [GCP/RER/010/ITA/MSM-TD-13] MedSudMed Technical Documents 13; 97 pp.

Deidun, A.; Saliba, S. & Schembri P.J. (2009) Considerations on the ecological role of wrack accumulations on sandy beaches in the Maltese Islands and recommendations for their conservation management. Paper presented at ‘ICS 2009’ 10th International Coastal Symposium, Lisbon, Portugal, 13-18 April 2009.

Borg, J.A.; Rowden, A.A.;  Attrill, M.J.; Schembri, P.J. & Jones, M.B. (2009) Influence of seagrass epiphytes on macroinvertebrate assemblages associated with two bed types of the seagrass Posidonia oceanica. In: Di Carlo, G.; Calladine, A. & Žuljević, A. [eds] Proceedings of the Mediterranean Seagrass Workshop 09, Hvar, Croatia, 2009; p.25. [abstract]

Azzopardi, M. & Schembri, P.J. (2009) Recovery of shore macrobenthos following a point oil spill in the Grand Harbour, Malta. In: Frid, C.L.J.; Green, J.A.; Paramor O.A.L.; Robinson, L.A. & Watts, P.C. (eds) Marine biology in time and space: abstracts from the 44th European Marine Biology Symposium (Liverpool, UK 7-11 September 2009) p.127. Liverpool: University of Liverpool. [abstract]

Azzopardi, M. & Schembri, P.J. (2009) Assessment of the ecological status of Maltese coastal waters using the Ecological Evaluation Index (EEI). In: Frid, C.L.J.; Green, J.A.; Paramor O.A.L.; Robinson, L.A. & Watts, P.C. (eds) Marine biology in time and space: abstracts from the 44th European Marine Biology Symposium (Liverpool, UK 7-11 September 2009) p.148. Liverpool: University of Liverpool. [abstract]

Azzopardi, M. & Schembri, P.J. (2009) Can algal functional groups be used to discriminate between sites along an environmental quality gradient in Maltese coastal waters? In: Senesi, N. & Bergheim W. (eds) Book of Abstracts of the 15th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, with focus on Environmental Threats in the Mediterranean Region: Problems and Solutions. Bari, Italy, 7-11 October 2009. p.435. München, Germany: Mediterranean Scientific Association of Environmental Protection (MESAEP). [abstract]

Schembri, P.J.; Hunt, C.; Pedley, M.; Malone, C.; Stoddart, S. (2009) The environment of the Maltese Islands [pp.17-39]; Malone, C.; Bonnano, A.; Trump, D.; Dixon, J.; Leighton, R.; Pedley, M.; Stoddart, S. & Schembri, P.J. (2009) Material culture [pp.219-313]. In: Malone, C.; Stoddart, S.; Bonnano, A.; Trump, D.; Gouder, T. & Pace, A. (eds) Mortuary customs in prehistoric Malta: excavations at the Brochtorff Circle at Xaghra, Gozo (1987-94) [McDonald Institute Monograph]. Cambridge, U.K.: McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research; xxx + 521pp.

HSBC (2009) Handle with care. Welcome to Malta and its living treasures. Valletta, Malta: HSBC Bank Malta plc; 17pp. [booklet, contributor]

Barbara, N. & Schembri, P.J. (2010) Otala punctata (Müller, 1774) established on Malta. Tentacle - The Newsletter of the IUCN/SSC Mollusc Specialist Group No 18 [January 2010] pp.5-6. [Online at http://www.hawaii.edu/cowielab/issues.htm]

Taviani, M.; Freiwald, A.; Beuck, L.; Angeletti, L.; Remia, A.; Vertino, A.; Dimech, M. & Schembri, P.J. (2010) The deepest known occurrence of the precious red coral Corallium rubrum (L. 1758) in the Mediterranean Sea. In: Bussoletti, E.; Cottingham, D.; Bruckner, A.; Roberts, G. & Sandulli, R. (eds). Proceedings of the International Workshop on Red Coral Science, Management, and Trade: Lessons from the Mediterranean. pp.87-93. NOAA Technical Memorandum CRCP-13, Silver Spring, MD, USA;  233 pp.

Costantini, F.; Taviani, M.; Remia, A.; Pintus, E.; Schembri, P.J. & Abbiati, M. (2010) Deep-water Corallium rubrum (L., 1758) from the Mediterranean Sea: preliminary genetic characterisation. In: Bussoletti, E.; Cottingham, D.; Bruckner, A.; Roberts, G. & Sandulli, R. (eds). Proceedings of the International Workshop on Red Coral Science, Management, and Trade: Lessons from the Mediterranean. p.174. NOAA Technical Memorandum CRCP-13, Silver Spring, MD, USA;  233 pp. [abstract]

Montagna, P.; Taviani, M.; Goldstein, S.; McCulloch, M.; López Correa, M.; Trotter, J.; Douville, E. & Schembri, P. J. (2010) The application of trace elements and radiogenic isotopes to Mediterranean calcifying organisms to reconstruct past climate change. Poster presented at HERMIONE Annual Meeting 2010 Corinthia Palace Hotel, Attard, Malta, 12-16 April 2010.

Lanfranco, S.; Schembri, P.J. & Grillas, P. (2010) Prediction of the impact of projected climate change on hydrology and vegetation of temporary freshwater rockpools of the Maltese Islands. In: Eyes of the Landscape - Value Ponds in the 21st Century. 4th Conference of the European Pond Conservation Network (EPCN) Berlin (Erkner), Germany, 1-4 June 2010; Abstracts booklet p72. Müncheberg, Germany: European Pond Conservation Network (EPCN) & Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research (ZALF).

Azzopardi, M. & Schembri, P.J. (2010) Application of the BENTHOS methodology to macroalgal assemblages of Maltese rocky shores. In: Programme and abstracts of presentations, 45th European Marine Biology Symposium (Edinburgh, UK 23-27 August 2010) Poster P32. Edinburgh: Heriot‐Watt University. [abstract]

Burgess, E.; Dimech, M.; Caruana, C.; Darmanin, M.; Raine, H. & Schembri, P.J. (2010) Non-target by-catch in the Maltese bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus) longline fishery (Central Mediterranean). [ICCAT SCRS/2009/059] ICCAT Collective Volume of Scientific Papers 65(6): 2262-2269. [Online at http://www.iccat.es/Documents/CVSP/CV065_2010/no_6/CV065062262.pdf]

Evans, J.; Borg, J.A. & Schembri, P.J. (2011) Biology and conservation status of the endemic Maltese top-shell Gibbula nivosa (A. Adams, 1851) (Trochidae). Tentacle - The Newsletter of the IUCN/SSC Mollusc Specialist Group No 19 [February 2011] pp.44-45. [Online at http://www.hawaii.edu/cowielab/issues.htm]

Schembri, P.J. & Baldacchino, A.E. (2011) Ilma, blat u hajja: is-sisien ta` l-ambjent naturali Malti [It-tielet edizzjoni riveduta]. Valletta, Malta: Malta Univers­ity Publishing Ltd.; 118pp. 

Bonnici, L.; Evans, J. & Schembri, P.J. (2012) Impacts of the alien mussel Brachidontes pharaonis on native rocky shore assemblages in the Maltese islands. Tentacle - the Newsletter of the IUCN/SSC Mollusc Specialist Group N. 20 [January 2012] pp. 32-33 [Online at  http://www.hawaii.edu/cowielab/issues.htm ] 

MedPAN North (2012) Report of the experts meeting on alien marine invasive species in MPAs : building a common strategy, 12-13 March 2012, Málaga, Spain. Málaga, Spain: IUCN Mediterranean Center, 10pp. [Contributor]

MedPAN North (2012) Marine alien invasive species strategy for the MedPAN network. Draft strategy March 2012. A consultation document.Málaga, Spain: IUCN Mediterranean Center, 19pp. [Contributor]

Salvi, D.; Schembri, P.J., Sciberras, A. & Harris D.J. (2013) Evolutionary and demographic history of the Maltese wall lizard Podarcis filfolensis. In: Žagar, A. (ed.) Book of Abstracts of the 8th International Symposium on the Lacertids of the Mediterranean Basin, 3-6 June 2013, Koper, Slovenia: Societas Herpetologica Slovenica. [poster abstract]

Bonnici, L.; Borg, J.A.; Evans, J. & Schembri P.J. (2014) Impacts of concrete jetties on the composition of shore molluscan assemblages. Tentacle - The Newsletter of the IUCN/SSC Mollusc Specialist Group No22 [March 2014] pp. 36-37. [Online at http://www.hawaii.edu/cowielab/issues.htm]

Dunlop, S.; Lanfranco, S; & Schembri P.J. (2014) The role of 'naturalness' and seral stage in the assessment and management of coastal sites. In: Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium 'Mediterranean coastal monitoring: problems and measurement techniques', Livorno, Italy, 17-19th June, 2014. 9 pp. 

Gatt, M.C. & Schembri, P.J. (2014) Passerine pit-stop? Stopover ecology on small central Mediterranean islands. Paper presented at 'First International Bird Observatory Conference (IBOC), Falsterbo, Sweden, 29 August - 1 September 2014'. 

Mangion, M; Borg, J.A.; Thompson, R. & Schembri, P.J. (2014) Influence of tuna penning activities on soft bottom macrobenthic assemblages. In : Aquaculture Europe 2014 International Conference (European Aquaculture Society) at San Sebastian, Spain, 14th-17th October 2014. [Online abstract at: https://www.was.org/easOnline/AbstractDetail.aspx?i=3540

Schembri, P.J. (2015) Amphibian conservation and declines in Malta. In: Heatwole, H. & Wilkinson, J.W. (eds) Amphibian biology, Volume 11: Status of conservation and decline of amphibians, Part 4: Southern Europe and Turkey. pp. 17-24, Exeter, UK: Pelagic Publishing; 158pp. 

Küstner, G; Evans, J. & Schembri, P.J. (2015) Living on the edge? State of vermetid crusts in the Maltese Islands (central Mediterranean Sea). Tentacle - The Newsletter of the IUCN/SSC Mollusc Specialist Group No 23 [February 2015] pp. 32-33 [Online at http://www.hawai.edu/cowielab/issues.htm

Fenech, K. & Schembri, P.J. (2015) The prehistoric shells and fossils from Borġ in-Nadur. In: Tanasi, D. & Vella, N.C. (eds) The late prehistory of Malta: essays on Borġ in-Nadur and other sites. pp. 121-126; Oxford, U.K.: Archaeopress Publishing Ltd; vii + 199 pp. [Printed ISBN 9781784911270. E-publication ISBN 9781784911287]

Fenech, K. & Schembri, P.J. (2015) Environmental analyses based on molluscan and other sedimentological remains. In: Bonanno, A. & Vella, N.C. (eds) Tas-Silg, Marsaxlokk (Malta) I: Archaeological excavations conducted by the University of Malta, 1996-2005. pp. 401-496; [Ancient Near Eastern Studies Supplement Series 48]; Leuven, Belgium: Peeters; xxxii + 496 pp. [ISBN 978-90-429-3076-6]

Hunt, C.O. & Schembri, P.J. (2015) Ancient land use and land degradation in Gozo (Maltese Islands): evidence from terrestrial mollusc faunas. Paper presented at ‘XIX INQUA Congress: Quaternary Perspectives on Climate Change, Natural Hazards and Civilization, 27 July - 2 August, 2015, Nagoya, Japan’. [T00712(00922)][online abstract].

UNEP-MAP-RAC/SPA (2015)  Action Plan for the conservation of habitats and species associated with seamounts, underwater caves and canyons, aphotic hard beds and chemo-synthetic phenomena in the Mediterranean Sea. Dark Habitats Action Plan. Tunis, Tunisia: Regional Activity Centre for Specially Protected Areas (RAC/SPA); iii + 36 pp. [Contributors: Pergent G., Aguilar R., Ballesteros E., Bazairi H., Bianchi C.N., Bitar G., Borg J., Chevaldonné P., Daniel B., Gerovasileiou V. Harmelin J.G. Mastrototaro F., Ouerghi A, Perez T., Pergent-Martini C., Sartoretto S., Schembri P.J., Tilot V., Tunesi L., Vacelet J.[Online

Gubbay, S.; Sanders, N.; Haynes, T.; Janssen, J.A.M.; Rodwell, J.R.; Nieto, A.; García Criado, M.; Beal, S.; Borg, J.; Kennedy, M.; Micu, D.; Otero, M.; Saunders G. &  Calix M; with 133 contributors (2016) European Red List of Habitats. Part 1. Marine habitats. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union; iii + 46pp. [ISBN 978-92-79-61586-3; doi: 10.2779/032638] [Contributor]

Garcia-Rubies, A; Cebrian; E.; Schembri, P.J.; Evans, J. & Macpherson, E. (2017)  Ecological effects and benefits of Mediterranean marine protected areas: a network perspective. In: Goriup, P. D. (ed.) Management of marine protected areas. pp.21-47; Chichester, UK: John Wiley & Sons; xvii + 293pp. [ISBN: 9781119075776; doi: 10.1002/9781119075806]


 

 

 

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Giant Glowing Halos around Distant Quasars
Unexpected Giant Glowing Halos around distant quasors
 
 
Last Updated: 13 February 2017

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