Sue Boyes

Mrs Sue Boyes

Senior Marine Policy Researcher, Institute of Estuarine and Coastal Studies (IECS)

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Science and Engineering
  • School of Environmental Sciences

Summary

Sue Boyes is the Senior Marine Policy Researcher within the Institute of Estuarine and Coastal Studies (IECS), a multi-disciplinary research and consultancy organisation within the University of Hull. She has extensive experience of European and UK environmental legislation, marine and estuarine management, and integrated coastal management. Sue's early research started with monitoring and assessing physical changes in estuarine and coastal environments. For the last 15 years, she has been working on aspects of marine governance, reviewing and assessing the implications of European and national marine environmental legislation for conservation agencies and industry bodies.

Journal Article

Integrating natural and social sciences to manage sustainably vectors of change in the marine environment: Dogger Bank transnational case study

Burdon, D., Boyes, S. J., Elliott, M., Smyth, K., Atkins, J. P., Barnes, R. A., & Wurzel, R. K. (2018). Integrating natural and social sciences to manage sustainably vectors of change in the marine environment: Dogger Bank transnational case study. Estuarine, coastal and shelf science, 201, 234-247. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2015.09.012

Is existing legislation fit-for-purpose to achieve Good Environmental Status in European seas?

Boyes, S. J., Elliott, M., Murillas-Maza, A., Papadopoulou, N., & Uyarra, M. C. (2016). Is existing legislation fit-for-purpose to achieve Good Environmental Status in European seas?. Marine pollution bulletin, 111(1-2), 18-32. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2016.06.079

Brexit: The marine governance horrendogram just got more horrendous!

Boyes, S. J., & Elliott, M. (2016). Brexit: The marine governance horrendogram just got more horrendous!. Marine pollution bulletin, 111(1-2), 41-44. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2016.08.020

Integrating management tools and concepts to develop an estuarine planning support system: A case study of the Humber Estuary, Eastern England

Lonsdale, J., Weston, K., Barnard, S., Boyes, S. J., & Elliott, M. (2015). Integrating management tools and concepts to develop an estuarine planning support system: A case study of the Humber Estuary, Eastern England. Marine pollution bulletin, 100(1), 393-405. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2015.08.017

The excessive complexity of national marine governance systems - Has this decreased in England since the introduction of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009?

Boyes, S. J., & Elliott, M. (2015). The excessive complexity of national marine governance systems - Has this decreased in England since the introduction of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009?. Marine Policy, 51(January), 57-65. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpol.2014.07.019