Acacia Frempong

M.Sc. Students - AlumniPh.D. Candidate

Research Interests: Aquatic Ecology, Animal Behaviour, Animal Physiology, Conservation, Climate Change

Co-Supervisor: Dr. Vivian Nguyen, Carleton University

Background

BSc Honours in Life Science, McMaster University (2019)

Honours thesis looked at what functional groups are needed for ecosystem recovery after eutrophication

Lab Publications (4)

  • Cooke, S.J., A. Frempong-Manso, M. L. Piczak, E. Karathanou, C. Clavijo, S.O. Ajagbe, E. Akeredolu, A.M. Strauch, and J. Piccolo.  In Press.  A freshwater perspective on the United Nations Decade for Ecosystem Restoration.  Conservation Science & Practice.  00:000-000.

  • Soroye, P., B.P.M. Edwards, R.T. Buxton, J.P. Ethier, A. Frempong-Manso, H. Keefe, A. Berberi, M. Roach-Krajewski, A.D. Binley, J.G. Vincent, H-Y. Lin, S.J. Cooke and J.R. Bennett. 2022.  The risks and rewards of community science for threatened species monitoring.  Conservation Science & Practice. e12788.

  • Reid, J.L., J.N. Bergman, A.N. Kadykalo, J.J. Taylor, W.M. Twardek, T. Rytwinski, A.D. Chhor, A. Frempong-Manso, A.L. Martel, N.W.R. Lapointe, J.R. Bennett, V.M. Nguyen, A.J. Reid, J. Marty, S.A. Robinson, D.A.R. Drake, A.K. Winegardner, I. Gregory-Eaves, M.K. Taylor, J.P. Smol, I.F. Creed, C.M. O’Connor and S.J. Cooke. (2022). Developing a National Level Evidence-Based Toolbox for Addressing Freshwater Biodiversity Threats. Biological Conservation. 269:109533

  • Environmental Reviews Cover Image

    Cooke, S.J., P. Soroye, J.L. Brooks, J. Clarke, A.L. Jeanson, A. Berberi, M.L. Piczak, C.H. Reid, J.E. Desforges, J.D. Guay,  A.K. Drake, A.M. Jardine, J.P. Ethier, H.E. Keefe, A.M. Medd , B.P.M. Edwards, C. Reeve, A. Perkovic, A. Frempong-Manso, L. LaRochelle, S. Patterson, M. Roach-Krajewski, A. Howarth, B. Bard, E.J. Harmsen, J. Robichaud, S. Serré, C.J. Bihun, R.T. Buxton, V.M. Nguyen, L.C. Woodall, W.J. Sutherland and J.R. Bennett.  2021.  Ten considerations for conservation policy makers for the post-COVID-19 transition.  Environmental Reviews.  29:1-8.




Other Publications

Werba, J.A., Alexander C. Phong, Lakhdeep Brar, Acacia Frempong-Manso, Ofure V. Oware and Jurek Kolasa. Increasing functional diversity increases some, but not all, measures of resilience in an aquatic system. Hydrobiologia. In review (2020)