UC SPARK - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

Professor David Robert Schiel

Biological Sciences

Fields of Research

  • Aquaculture
  • Larval fish ecology
  • Marine intertidal and subtidal ecology
  • Earthquake research

Researcher Summary

Research interests include marine intertidal and subtidal ecology and aquaculture.

Subject Area: Disciplines

Research Groups

Research/Scholarly/Creative Works

Journal articles
  • Hawes, NA., Taylor, DI. and Schiel, DR. (2017) Transport of drifting fucoid algae: Nearshore transport and potential for long distance dispersal. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 490: 34-41. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2017.02.001.
  • Tait, Leigh W., Hawes, Ian. and Schiel, David R. (2017) Integration of chlorophyll a fluorescence and photorespirometry techniques to understand production dynamics in macroaglal communities.. Journal of phycology http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jpy.12524.
  • Battershill, CN., Ross, PR. and Schiel, DR. (2016) The MV Rena shipwreck: time-critical scientific response and environmental legacies. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 50(1): 173-182. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00288330.2015.1134593.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2016) Otolith microchemistry of the amphidromous Galaxias maculatus shows recruitment to coastal rivers from unstructured larval pools. Marine Ecology Progress Series 548: 197-207. http://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps11701.
  • Lundquist, CJ., Fisher, KT., Heron, RL., Lewis, NI., Ellis, JI., Hewitt, JE., Greenaway, AJ., Cartner, KJ., Burgess-Jones, TC., Schiel, DR. and Thrush, SF. (2016) Science and societal partnerships to address cumulative impacts. Frontiers in Marine Science 3(FEB) http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2016.00002.
  • Schiel, DR. and Howard-Williams, C. (2016) Controlling inputs from the land to sea: Limit-setting, cumulative impacts and ki uta ki tai. Marine and Freshwater Research 67(1): 57-64. http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/MF14295.
  • Schiel, DR., Lilley, SA., South, PM. and Coggins, JHJ. (2016) Decadal changes in sea surface temperature, wave forces and intertidal structure in New Zealand. Marine Ecology Progress Series 548: 77-95. http://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps11671.
  • Schiel, DR., Ross, PM. and Battershill, CN. (2016) Environmental effects of the MV Rena shipwreck: cross-disciplinary investigations of oil and debris impacts on a coastal ecosystem. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 50(1): 1-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00288330.2015.1133665.
  • Schiel, DR., South, PM. and Lilley, SA. (2016) Effects of the MV Rena oil spill on intertidal rocky reefs in the Bay of Plenty, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 50(1): 70-86. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00288330.2015.1031682.
  • South, PM., Lilley, SA., Tait, LW., Alestra, T., Hickford, MJH., Thomsen, MS. and Schiel, DR. (2016) Transient effects of an invasive kelp on the community structure and primary productivity of an intertidal assemblage. Marine and Freshwater Research 67(1): 103-112. http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/MF14211.
  • Stevens, JCB., Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2016) Evidence of iteroparity in the widely distributed diadromous fish inanga Galaxias maculatus and potential implications for reproductive output. Journal of Fish Biology 89(4): 1931-1946. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jfb.13083.
  • Thomsen, MS., Hildebrand, T., South, PM., Foster, T., Siciliano, A., Oldach, E. and Schiel, DR. (2016) A sixth-level habitat cascade increases biodiversity in an intertidal estuary. Ecology and Evolution 6(22): 8291-8303. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ece3.2499.
  • Thomsen, MS., Metcalfe, I., South, P. and Schiel, DR. (2016) A host-specific habitat former controls biodiversity across ecological transitions in a rocky intertidal facilitation cascade. Marine and Freshwater Research 67(1): 144-152. http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/MF14152.
  • Thomsen, MS., Wernberg, T., South, PM. and Schiel, DR. (2016) To include or not to include (the invader in community analyses)? That is the question. Biological Invasions 18(6): 1515-1521. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10530-016-1102-9.
  • Alestra, T. and Schiel, DR. (2015) Impacts of local and global stressors in intertidal habitats: Influence of altered nutrient, sediment and temperature levels on the early life history of three habitat-forming macroalgae. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 468: 29-36. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2015.03.017.
  • Alestra, T. and Schiel, DR. (2015) Non-trophic responses of algal communities to nutrient enrichment: Interactions among coralline turfs, ephemeral algae and perennial fucoids. Marine Ecology Progress Series 538: 145-156. http://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps11462.
  • Tait, LW., South, PM., Lilley, SA., Thomsen, MS. and Schiel, DR. (2015) Assemblage and understory carbon production of native and invasive canopy-forming macroalgae. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 469: 10-17. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2015.04.007.
  • Alestra, T. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Effects of opportunistic algae on the early life history of a habitat-forming fucoid: Influence of temperature, nutrient enrichment and grazing pressure. Marine Ecology Progress Series 508: 105-115. http://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps10838.
  • Alestra, T., Tait, LW. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Effects of algal turfs and sediment accumulation on replenishment and primary productivity of fucoid assemblages. Marine Ecology Progress Series 511: 59-70. http://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps10932.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Experimental Rehabilitation of Degraded Spawning Habitat of a Diadromous Fish, Galaxias maculatus (Jenyns, 1842) in Rural and Urban Streams. Restoration Ecology 22(3): 319-326. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/rec.12079.
  • Ren, JS., Barr, NG., Scheuer, K., Schiel, DR. and Zeldis, J. (2014) A dynamic growth model of macroalgae: Application in an estuary recovering from treated wastewater and earthquake-driven eutrophication. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 148: 59-69. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2014.06.014.
  • Thomsen, MS., Byers, JE., Schiel, DR., Bruno, JF., Olden, JD., Wernberg, T. and Silliman, BR. (2014) Impacts of marine invaders on biodiversity depend on trophic position and functional similarity. Marine Ecology Progress Series 495: 39-47. http://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps10566.
  • Thomsen, MS., Wernberg, T., Olden, JD., Byers, JE., Bruno, JF., Silliman, BR. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Forty years of experiments on aquatic invasive species: are study biases limiting our understanding of impacts? Neobiota 22: 1-22. http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/neobiota.22.6224.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2013) Artificial spawning habitats improve egg production of a declining diadromous fish, Galaxias maculatus (Jenyns, 1842). Restoration Ecology 21(6): 686-694. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/rec.12008.
  • Schiel, DR. (2013) The other 93%: Trophic cascades, stressors and managing coastlines in non-marine protected areas. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 47(3): 374-391. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00288330.2013.810161.
  • Thomsen, MS., Stæhr, PA., Nejrup, L. and Schiel, DR. (2013) Effects of the invasive macroalgae Gracilaria vermiculophylla on two co-occurring foundation species and associated invertebrates. Aquatic Invasions 8(2): 133-145. http://dx.doi.org/10.3391/ai.2013.8.2.02.
  • Bracken, MES., Menge, BA., Foley, MM., Sorte, CJB., Lubchenco, J. and Schiel, DR. (2012) Mussel selectivity for high-quality food drives carbon inputs into open-coast intertidal ecosystems. Marine Ecology Progress Series 459: 53-62. http://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps09764.
  • Schiel, DR. and Thompson, GA. (2012) Demography and population biology of the invasive kelp Undaria pinnatifida on shallow reefs in southern New Zealand. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 434-435: 25-33. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2012.07.023.
  • Thompson, GA. and Schiel, DR. (2012) Resistance and facilitation by native algal communities in the invasion success of Undaria pinnatifida. Marine Ecology Progress Series 468: 95-105. http://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps09995.
  • Goldstien, SJ., Dupont, L., Viard, F., Hallas, PJ., Nishikawa, T., Schiel, DR., Gemmell, NJ. and Bishop, JDD. (2011) Global phylogeography of the widely introduced North West Pacific ascidian Styela clava. PLoS ONE 6(2) http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0016755.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2011) Synergistic interactions within disturbed habitats between temperature, relative humidity and UVB radiation on egg survival in a diadromous fish. PLoS ONE 6(9) http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0024318.
  • Rilov, G. and Schiel, DR. (2011) Community regulation: The relative importance of recruitment and predation intensity of an intertidal community dominant in a seascape context. PLoS ONE 6(8) http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0023958.
  • Schiel, DR. (2011) Biogeographic patterns and long-term changes on New Zealand coastal reefs: Non-trophic cascades from diffuse and local impacts. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 400(1-2): 33-51. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2011.02.026.
  • Schiel, DR. and Lilley, SA. (2011) Impacts and negative feedbacks in community recovery over eight years following removal of habitat-forming macroalgae. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 407(1): 108-115. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2011.07.004.
  • Tait, LW. and Schiel, DR. (2011) Dynamics of productivity in naturally structured macroalgal assemblages: Importance of canopy structure on light-use efficiency. Marine Ecology Progress Series 421: 97-107. http://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps08909.
  • Will, M., Hale, ML., Schiel, DR. and Gemmell, NJ. (2011) Low to moderate levels of genetic differentiation detected across the distribution of the New Zealand abalone, Haliotis iris. Marine Biology 158(6): 1417-1429. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00227-011-1659-x.
  • Brown, S., Handley, S., Michael, K. and Schiel, D. (2010) Annual pattern of brooding and settlement in a population of the flat oyster Ostrea chilensis from central New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 44(4): 217-227. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00288330.2010.509904.
  • Foster, MS. and Schiel, DR. (2010) Loss of predators and the collapse of southern California kelp forests (?): Alternatives, explanations and generalizations. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 393(1-2): 59-70. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2010.07.002.
  • Goldstien, SJ., Schiel, DR. and Gemmell, NJ. (2010) Regional connectivity and coastal expansion: Differentiating pre-border and post-border vectors for the invasive tunicate Styela clava. Molecular Ecology 19(5): 874-885. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-294X.2010.04527.x.
  • Hickford, MJH., Cagnon, M. and Schiel, DR. (2010) Predation, vegetation and habitat-specific survival of terrestrial eggs of a diadromous fish, Galaxias maculatus (Jenyns, 1842). Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 385(1-2): 66-72. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2010.01.010.
  • Tait, LW. and Schiel, DR. (2010) Primary productivity of intertidal macroalgal assemblages: Comparison of laboratory and in situ photorespirometry. Marine Ecology Progress Series 416: 115-125. http://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps08781.
  • Taylor, D., Delaux, S., Stevens, C., Nokes, R. and Schiel, D. (2010) Settlement rates of macroalgal propagules: Cross-species comparisons in a turbulent environment. Limnology and Oceanography 55(1): 66-76.
  • Taylor, DI. and Schiel, DR. (2010) Algal populations controlled by fish herbivory across a wave exposure gradient on southern temperate shores. Ecology 91(1): 201-211. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/08-1512.1.
  • Blanchette, CA., Wieters, EA., Broitman, BR., Kinlan, BP. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Trophic structure and diversity in rocky intertidal upwelling ecosystems: A comparison of community patterns across California, Chile, South Africa and New Zealand. Progress in Oceanography 83(1-4): 107-116. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pocean.2009.07.038.
  • Goldstien, SJ., Gemmell, NJ. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Colonisation and connectivity by intertidal limpets among New Zealand, chatham and sub-Antarctic Islands. I. Genetic connections. Marine Ecology Progress Series 388: 111-119. http://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps08046.
  • Brooksby, PA., Schiel, DR. and Abell, AD. (2008) Electrochemistry of catechol terminated monolayers with Cu(II), Ni(II) and Fe(III) cations: A model for the marine adhesive interface. Langmuir 24(16): 9074-9081. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/la8007816.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2008) Experimental gill-netting of reef fish: Species-specific responses modify capture probability across mesh sizes. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 358(2): 163-169. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2008.02.007.
  • Ren, JS. and Schiel, DR. (2008) A dynamic energy budget model: parameterisation and application to the Pacific oyster Crassostrea gigas in New Zealand waters. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 361(1): 42-48. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2008.04.012.
  • Rilov, G., Dudas, SE., Menge, BA., Grantham, BA., Lubchenco, J. and Schiel, DR. (2008) The surf zone: a semi-permeable barrier to onshore recruitment of invertebrate larvae? Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 361(2): 59-74. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2008.04.008.
  • Stevens, CL., Taylor, DI., Delaux, S., Smith, MJ. and Schiel, DR. (2008) Characterisation of wave-influenced macroalgal propagule settlement. Journal of Marine Systems 74(1-2): 96-107. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmarsys.2007.11.006.
  • Zeldis, JR., Howard-Williams, C., Carter, CM. and Schiel, DR. (2008) ENSO and riverine control of nutrient loading, phytoplankton biomass and mussel aquaculture yield in Pelorus Sound, New Zealand. Marine Ecology Progress Series 371: 131-142. http://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps07668.
  • Mei, J. and Schiel, DR. (2007) Survival strategies in Polysiphonia adamsiae and P. strictissima (Rhodophyta, Rhodomelaceae) subjected to sediment deposition and grazing pressure. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 41(3): 325-334.
  • Schiel, DR. and Lilley, SA. (2007) Gradients of disturbance to an algal canopy and the modification of an intertidal community. Marine Ecology Progress Series 339: 1-11. http://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps339001.
  • Foster, MS., Edwards, MS., Reed, DC., Schiel, DR. and Zimmerman, RC. (2006) Top-down vs. bottom-up effects in kelp forests [2]. Science 313(5794): 1737-1738.
  • Goldstien, SJ., Gemmell, NJ. and Schiel, DR. (2006) Molecular phylogenetics and biogeography of the nacellid limpets of New Zealand (Mollusca: Patellogastropoda). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 38(1): 261-265. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ympev.2005.09.002.
  • Rilov, G. and Schiel, DR. (2006) Trophic linkages across seascapes: Subtidal predators limit effective mussel recruitment in rocky intertidal communities. Marine Ecology Progress Series 327: 83-93. http://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps327083.
  • Schiel, DR. (2006) Rivets or bolts? When single species count in the function of temperate rocky reef communities. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 338(2): 233-252. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2006.06.023.
  • Schiel, DR. and Foster, MS. (2006) The population biology of large brown seaweeds: Ecological consequences of multiphase life histories in dynamic coastal environments. Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics 37: 343-372. http://dx.doi.org/10.1146/annurev.ecolsys.37.091305.110251.
  • Schiel, DR., Wood, SA., Dunmore, RA. and Taylor, DI. (2006) Sediment on rocky intertidal reefs: Effects on early post-settlement stages of habitat-forming seaweeds. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 331(2): 158-172. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2005.10.015.
  • Carter, CM., Ross, AH., Schiel, DR., Howard-Williams, C. and Hayden, B. (2005) In situ microcosm experiments on the influence of nitrate and light on phytoplankton community composition. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 326(1): 1-13. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2005.05.006.
  • Steinbeck, JR., Schiel, DR. and Foster, MS. (2005) Detecting long-term change in-complex communities: A case study from the rocky intertidal zone. Ecological Applications 15(5): 1813-1832.
  • Taylor, DI. and Schiel, DR. (2005) Self-replacement and community modification by the southern bull kelp Durvillaea antarctica. Marine Ecology Progress Series 288: 87-102.
  • Duckworth, AR., Battershill, CN. and Schiel, DR. (2004) Effects of depth and water flow on growth, survival and bioactivity of two temperate sponges cultured in different seasons. Aquaculture 242(1-4): 237-250. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aquaculture.2004.08.046.
  • Ogilvie, SC., Fox, SP., Ross, AH., James, MR. and Schiel, DR. (2004) Growth of cultured mussels (Perna canaliculus Gmelin 1791) at a deep-water chlorophyll maximum layer. Aquaculture Research 35(13): 1253-1260. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2109.2004.01147.x.
  • Schiel, DR. (2004) The structure and replenishment of rocky shore intertidal communities and biogeographic comparisons. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 300(1-2): 309-342. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2004.01.001.
  • Schiel, DR., Steinbeck, JR. and Foster, MS. (2004) Ten years of-induced ocean warming causes comprehensive changes in marine benthic communities. Ecology 85(7): 1833-1839.
  • Dunmore, RA. and Schiel, DR. (2003) Demography, competitive interactions and grazing effects of intertidal limpets in southern New Zealand. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 288(1): 17-38. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0022-0981(02)00579-8.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2003) Comparative dispersal of larvae from demersal versus pelagic spawning fishes. Marine Ecology Progress Series 252(2003): 255-271.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2003) Comparative dispersal of larvae from demersal versus pelagic spawning fishes. Marine Ecology Progress Series 252: 255-271.
  • Mei, J. and Schiel, DR. (2003) The life history of Lophothamnion hirtum (Hook. f. et Harv.) Womersley (Rhodophyta, Ceramiaceae) from southern New Zealand. Botanica Marina 46(5): 425-430. http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/BOT.2003.042.
  • Ogilvie, SC., Ross, AH., James, MR. and Schiel, DR. (2003) In situ enclosure experiments on the influence of cultured mussels (Perna canaliculus) on phytoplankton at times of high and low ambient nitrogen. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 295(1): 23-39. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0022-0981(03)00275-2.
  • Ren, JS., Marsden, ID., Ross, AH. and Schiel, DR. (2003) Seasonal variation in the reproductive activity and biochemical composition of the Pacific oyster (Crassostrea gigas) from the Marlborough Sounds, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 37(1): 171-182.
  • Taylor, DI. and Schiel, DR. (2003) Wave-related mortality in zygotes of habitat-forming algae from different exposures in southern New Zealand: The importance of 'stickability'. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 290(2): 229-245. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0022-0981(03)00094-7.
  • Denny, CM. and Schiel, DR. (2002) Reproductive biology and population structure of the banded wrasse, Notolabrus fucicola (Labridae) around Kaikoura, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 36(3): 555-563.
  • Dunmore, RA. (2002) Demography, competitive interactions and grazing effects of the prosobranch limpet Cellana ornata in southern New Zealand. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 288: 17-38.
  • Schiel, DR. (2002) Structuring processes on temperate marine shores: parallel studies in New Zealand and Oregon. UC Research 2003: 30-31.
  • Smith, M. and Schiel, DR. (2002) Waves, sediment and ecology. Water & Atmosphere 10(1)
  • Chiswell, SM. and Schiel, DR. (2001) Influence of along-shore advection and upwelling on coastal temperature at Kaikoura Peninsula, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 35(2): 307-317.
  • Denny, CM. and Schiel, DR. (2001) Feeding ecology of the banded wrasse Notolabrus fucicola (Labridae) in southern New Zealand: Prey items, seasonal differences, and ontogenetic variation. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 35(5): 925-933.
  • Schiel, DR. and Hickford, MJH. (2001) Biological structure of nearshore rocky subtidal habitats in Southern New Zealand. Science for Conservation (182): 5-54.
  • Schiel, DR. and Hickford, MJH. (2001) Biological structure of nearshore rocky subtidal habitats of southern New Zealand. Science for Conservation 182
  • Dunmore, RA. and Schiel, DR. (2000) Reproduction in the intertidal limpet Cellana ornata in southern New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 34(4): 653-660.
  • Ren, JS., Ross, AH. and Schiel, DR. (2000) Functional descriptions of feeding and energetics of the Pacific oyster Crassostrea gigas in New Zealand. Marine Ecology Progress Series 208: 119-130.
  • Schiel, DR. and Howard-Williams, C. (2000) Harvesting the first crop of excellence. Aquaculture Update 26
  • Duckworth, AR., Battershill, CN., Schiel, DR. and Bergquist, PR. (1999) Farming sponges for the production of bioactive metabolites. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 44: 155-159.
  • Duckworth, MAR., Battershill, CN., Schiel, DR. and Bergquist, PR. (1999) Farming sponges for the production of bioactive. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 44: 155-159.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (1999) Evaluation of the performance of light traps for sampling fish larvae in inshore temperate waters. Marine Ecology Progress Series 186: 293-302.
  • Ogilvie, S., Ross, A. and Schiel, DR. (1999) Nutrient flow around mussel farms in the Marlborough Sounds, New Zealand. Aquaculture 181: 71-80.
  • Ramage, DL. and Schiel, DR. (1999) Patch dynamics and response to disturbance of the seagrass Zostera novazelandica on intertidal platforms in southern New Zealand. Marine Ecology Progress Series 189: 275-288.
  • Schiel, DR. and Taylor, DI. (1999) Effects of trampling on a rocky intertidal algal assemblage in southern New Zealand. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 235(2): 213-235. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0022-0981(98)00170-1.
  • Ramage, DL. and Schiel, DR. (1998) Reproduction in the seagrass Zostera novazelandica on intertidal platforms in southern New Zealand. Marine Biology 130(3): 479-489. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s002270050268.
  • Schiel, DR. (1998) Breaking Neptune's necklace. NZ Science Monthly
  • Hickford, MJH., Schiel, DR. and Jones, JB. (1997) Catch characteristics of commercial gill-nets in a nearshore fishery in central New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 31(2): 249-259.
  • Schiel, DR. (1997) Disturbed shores, Neptune's necklace and intertidal ecology.. UC Research 1172-9562: 28-29.
  • Schiel, DR., Pirker, J. and Lees, H. (1997) Can giant kelp forests be commercially harvested? SeafooNeZealand : 42-43.
  • Schiel, DR., Pirker, J. and Lees, H. (1997) Can Giant Kelp forests be commercially harvested? Part II. Effects of harvesting. Seafood New Zealand : 44-46.
  • Woods, CMC. and Schiel, DR. (1997) Use of seagrass Zostera novazelandica (Setchell, 1933) as habitat and food by the crab Macrophthalmus hirtipes (Heller, 1862) (Brachyura: Ocypodidae) on rocky intertidal platforms in southern New Zealand. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 214(1-2): 49-65. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0022-0981(96)02767-0.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (1996) Gillnetting in southern New Zealand: Duration effects of sets and entanglement modes of fish. Fishery Bulletin 94(4): 669-677.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (1995) Catch vs count: Effects of gill-netting on reef fish populations in southern New Zealand. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 188(2): 215-232.
  • Schiel, DR., Andrew, NL. and Foster, MS. (1995) The structure of subtidal algal and invertebrate assemblages at the Chatham Islands, New Zealand. Marine Biology 123(2): 355-367. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF00353627.
  • Wilson, NHF. and Schiel, DR. (1995) Reproduction in two species of abalone (Haliotis iris and Haliotis australis) in southern New Zealand. Marine and Freshwater Research 46: 629-637.
  • McShane, PE., Schiel, DR., Mercer, SF. and Murray, T. (1994) Morphometric variation in haliotis iris (Mollusca: Gastropoda): Analysis of 61 populations. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 28(4): 357-364. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00288330.1994.9516625.
  • Pirker, JG. and Schiel, DR. (1993) Tetracycline as a fluorescent shell marker in the abalone Haliotis iris. Marine Biology 116: 81-86.
  • Pirker, JG. and Schiel, DR. (1993) Tetracycline as a fluorescent shell-marker in the abalone Haliotis iris. Marine Biology: International Journal on Life in Oceans and Coastal Waters 116(1): 81-86. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF00350734.
  • Schiel, DR. (1993) Experimental evaluation of commercial-scale enhancement of abalone Haliotis iris populations in New Zealand. Marine Ecology Progress Series 97(2): 167-181.
  • Wells, R., Grieve, J., McDowall, R., Pankhurst, N., Schiel, DR. and Walker, M. (1993) Marine resources, their management and protection - a review. Royal Society of New Zealand Misc Series 26
  • Schiel, DR. and Breen, PA. (1991) Population structure, ageing, and fishing mortality of the New Zealand abalone Haliotis iris. Fishery Bulletin 89(4): 681-691.
  • Creese, RG., Schiel, DR. and Kingsford, MJ. (1990) Sex change in a giant endemic limpet, Patella kermadecensis, from the Kermadec Islands. Marine Biology 104(3): 419-426. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF01314345.
  • Schiel, DR. (1990) Macroalgal assemblages in New Zealand - structure, interactions and demography. Hydrobiologia 204: 25-33.
  • Kingsford, MJ., Schiel, DR. and Battershill, CN. (1989) Distribution and abundance of fish in a rocky reef environment at the subantarctic Auckland Islands, New Zealand. Polar Biology 9(3): 179-186. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF00297173.
  • Schiel, DR. and Foster, MS. (1986) The structure of subtidal algal stands in temperate waters. Oceanography and Marine Biology 24: 265-307.
  • Schiel, DR., Kingsford, MJ. and Choat, JH. (1986) Depth distribution and abundance of benthic organisms and fishes at the subtropical kermadec islands. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 20(4): 521-535. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00288330.1986.9516173.
  • Schiel, DR. (1985) Growth, survival and reproduction of two species of marine algae at different densities in natural stands.. Journal of Ecology 73(1): 199-217.
  • Choat, JH. and Schiel, DR. (1982) Patterns of distribution and abundance of large brown algae and invertebrate herbivores in subtidal regions of northern New Zealand. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 60(2-3): 129-162. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0022-0981(82)90155-1.
  • Schiel, DR. (1982) Selective feeding by the echinoid, Evechinus chloroticus, and the removal of plants from subtidal algal stands in Northern New Zealand. Oecologia 54(3): 379-388. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF00380007.
Authored Books
  • Schiel, DR. and Foster, MS. (2015) The biology and ecology of giant kelp forests. 1-395.
  • Schiel, DR. and Foster, MS. (2015) The Biology and Ecology of Giant Kelp Forests. Oakland: University of California Press.
  • Schiel, DR. (2006) Guide to common intertidal species of the South Island, New Zealand. (1st ed.) Christchurch: Marine Ecology Research Group, University of Canterbury.
  • Foster, MS. and Schiel, DR. (1985) The ecology of giant kelp forests in California: a community profile..
Chapters
  • Thomsen, MS., Wernberg, T., South, PM. and Schiel, DR. (2016) Non-native seaweeds drive changes in marine coastal communities around the world. Seaweed Phylogeography: Adaptation and Evolution of Seaweeds under Environmental Change: 147-185. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-94-017-7534-2_6.
  • Thomsen, MS., Wernberg, T., Staehr, T. and Schiel, D. (2016) Ecological interactions between marine plant and alien species. In Olafsson, E (Ed.), Marine Macrophytes as Foundation Species Boca Raton: CRC Press.
  • Thomsen, MS., Wernberg, T. and Schiel, DR. (2015) Impacts of marine invasions on biodiversity and ecosystem functioning. In Crowe, T, Frid, CLJ (Ed.), Marine Ecosystems: Human Impacts on Biodiversity, Functioning and Services Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Goldstien, SJ. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Evolutionary patterns of diversity and their causes. In Wahl, M (Ed.), Marine Hard Bottom Communities: Patterns, Dynamics, Diversity and Change: 113-125. Berlin: Springer. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/b76710_8.
  • Hayden, BJ., Inglis, GJ. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Marine invasions in New Zealand: a history of complex supply-side dynamics. In Rilov, G, Crooks, JA (Ed.), Biological Invasions in Marine Ecosystems: 409-423. Berlin: Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
  • Schiel, DR. (2009) Multiple Stressors and Disturbances: When Change is Not in the Nature of Things. In Wahl, M (Ed.), Marine Hard Bottom Communities: Patterns, Dynamics, Diversity and Change: 281-294. Berlin: Springer. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/b76710_20.
  • Terlizzi, A. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Patterns Along Environmental Gradients. In Wahl, M (Ed.), Marine Hard Bottom Communities: Patterns, Dynamics, Diversity and Change: 100-112. Berlin: Springer.
  • Schiel, DR. (2008) Marine Life. In Miskelly, C (Ed.), Chatham Islands: heritage and conservation: 53-69. Christchurch: Canterbury University Press.
  • Schiel, DR. (2007) Abalones. In Denny, MW, Gaines, SD (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Tidepools and Rocky Shores: 1-4. Berkeley: University of California Press.
  • Schiel, DR. (2007) Kelps. In Denny, MW, Gaines, SD (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Tidepools and Rocky Shores: 315-320. Berkeley: University of California Press.
  • Ayling, AM. and Schiel, DR. (2003) The Poor Knights Islands. In Andrew, NL, Francis, MP (Ed.), The ecology of New Zealand’s rocky reefs: 210-221. Wellington: Craig Potton Publishing.
  • Schiel, DR. (2003) Ecklonia radiata, the Common Kelp. In Andrew, NL, Francis, MP (Ed.), The Living Reef: The Ecology of New Zealand’s Rocky Reefs: 64-71. Nelson: Craig Potton Publishing.
  • Schiel, DR. (2003) Kelp beds. In Andrew, NL, Francis, MP (Ed.), The Living Reef: The Ecology of New Zealand’s Rocky Reefs: 38-47. Nelson: Craig Potton Publishing.
  • Schiel, DR. (2003) Macrocystis pyrifera, the Giant Kelp. In Andrew, NL, Francis, MP (Ed.), The Living Reef: The Ecology of New Zealand’s Rocky Reefs: 72-79. Nelson: Craig Potton Publishing.
  • Schiel, DR. (2003) The Chatham Islands. In Andrew, NL, Francis, MP (Ed.), The Living Reef: The Ecology of New Zealand’s Rocky Reefs: 230-237. Nelson: Craig Potton Publishing.
  • Schiel, DR. and Kingsford, MJ. (2003) The Subantarctic Islands. In Andrew, NL, Francis, MP (Ed.), The Living Reef: The Ecology of New Zealand’s Rocky Reefs: 248-255. Nelson: Craig Potton Publishing.
  • Schiel, DR. (2001) The Centre of Excellence. Aquaculture and Marine Ecology: a partnership for training students: 55-56.UC Research.
  • Schiel, DR. (1995) Marine Life. Chatham Islands Field Guide. In Press, UOC (Ed.), Marine Life. Chatham Islands Field Guide Christchurch: University of Canterbury Press.
  • Foster, MS. and Schiel, DR. (1993) Zonation, El Nino disturbance and the dynamics of subtidal vegetation along a 30m depth gradient in two giant kelp forests. In Battershill, CN, Schiel, DR, Jones Creese, RG, MacDiarmid, A (Ed.), Proceedings of the Second International Temperate Reefs Symposium: 151-162. Wellington: NIWA Marine Publication.
  • Schiel, DR. (1992) The enhancement of paua (abalone) population in New Zealand. In Shepherd, SA, Tegner, MJ, Guzman del Proo, SA (Ed.), Abalone fisheries of the world: biology, fisheries and culture: 474-484. Cambridge: Fishing News Books.
  • Schiel, DR. and Foster, MS. (1992) Restoring kelp forests. In Thayer, GT (Ed.), Restoring the Nation's Marine Environments Maryland: Univ of Maryland Sea Grant College.
  • Foster, MS. and Schiel, DR. (1988) Kelp communities and sea otters: keystone species or just another brick in the wall? : 92-115.
Edited Volumes
  • Battershill, C., Schiel, DR., Ross, PM., Fairweather, R., Culliford, D. and Marsh, R. (Ed.) (2013) Rena Environmental Recovery Monitoring Programme. University of Waikato, Tauranga, New Zealand: Te Mauri.
Other
  • Schiel, DR. (2007) Ivan Valiela, Editor, Global Coastal Change, Blackwell Publishing (2006). Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 352(2): 408-409. Blackwell Publishing. Book Review.
  • Schiel, DR. (1995) Marine rocky shores and community ecology. NZ Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 29: 436-438. Book review.
  • Schiel, DR. (1989) Review of Coastal Fishes of New Zealand. NZ Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 23: 450-451.
Reports
  • Hewitt, JE., Bell, R., Costello, M., Cummings, V., Currie, K., Ellis, J., Francis, M., Froude, V., Gorman, R., Hall, J., Inglis, GJ., MacDiarmid, A., Mills, G., Pinkerton, M., Schiel, D., Swales, A., Law, C., McBride, G., Nodder, S., Rowden, A., Smith, M., Thompson, D., Torres, L., Tuck, I. and Wing, S. (2014) Development of a National Marine Environment Monitoring Programme (MEMP) for New Zealand. New Zealand Aquatic Environment and Biodiversity Report No. 141.
  • Battershill, C., Schiel, DR., Ross, PM., Fairweather, R., Culliford, D., Marsh, R., Taiapa, C. and Bennett, P. (2013) Rena Environmental Recovery Monitoring Programme: executive summary.
  • Schiel, DR., South, PM. and Lilley, SA. (2013) Intertidal monitoring, background ecology and the effects of the MV Rena Oil spill in rocky reefs in the Bay of Plenty. Chapter 1b In, Rena Environmental Recovery Monitoring Programme. Eds. Battershill, C., Schiel, D. R., Ross, P. M., Fairweather, R., Culliford, D and Marsh, R. 95-131.
  • Zeldis, J., Skilton, J., South, P. and Schiel, D. (2011) Effects of the Canterbury earthquakes on Avon-Heathcote Estuary/Ihutai ecology.
  • Hickford, MJH., O'Connell, KL. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Inanga (Galaxias maculatus) spawning in the Ngakawau River.
  • Pirker, JG., Hickford, MJH., Taylor, DI. and Schiel, DR. (2007) Monitoring S186 Closures - Wakatu Quay: CUS2006-07 Final Report.
  • Pirker, J. and Schiel, DR. (1999) Seaweed Products for Barrel Culture Paua Farming.
  • Andrew, NL., Schiel, DR. and Cholik, F. (1998) Reef reseeding of the topshell, Trochus niloticus, in northern Australia, Eastern Indonesia and the Pacific ACIAR Project Review, Project FIS9410Reef reseeding of the topshell, Trochus niloticus, in northern Australia, Eastern Indonesia and the Pacific ACIAR Project Review, Project FIS9410.
  • Schiel, DR. (1994) Impact assessment of proposed marine farm site near Wherenui Bay, Tory Channel.
  • Schiel, DR. (1993) Biological survey of water discharge sites.
  • Schiel, DR. (1993) Impact assessment of proposed marine farm site near Wainui, Akoroa Harbour.
  • Schiel, DR. and Hickford, M. (1993) Factory outfall visual survey.
  • Schiel, DR. and Mercer, SF. (1993) Commercial-scale seeding of paua, Haliotis iris, into natural habitats at the Chatham Islands.
  • Schiel, DR. and Woods, C. (1993) Environmental assessment of a seawater inlet pipe.
  • Schiel, DR. (1992) Report on the biological characteristics of the marine area around the proposed site of the Diamond Harbour water supply pipeline.
Conference - Published
  • Foster, MS. and Schiel, DR. (1993) Zonation, el nino disturbance and the dynamics of subtidal vegetation along a 30m depth gradient in two giant kelp forests. Second International Temperate Reef Symposium, 1 Jun 1993 - 1 Jun 1993.
  • Foster, MS., Carter, JW. and Schiel, DR. (1983) The ecology of kelp communities. Sympoium on the effects of waste disposal on kelp communities, 1 Jun 1983 - 1 Jun 1983. : 53-69.
Oral Presentations
  • Schiel, DR. (2016) Being a modern marine ecologist: a primer on how to be 'relevant'. Pisa, Italy.
  • Schiel, DR., tait, L. and Lilley, S. (2016) Compensatory light dynamics following disturbance in intertidal algal communities. Pisa, Italy.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2015) Whitebait: what are they, where do they come from and where are they going? Akaroa, New Zealand.
  • Schiel, DR. (2015) Dynamic Seas: remember the mission. Wellington, New Zealand.
  • Schiel, DR. (2015) Dynamic Seas: underpinning science for Ecosystem-based management in the National Science Challenge. Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Schiel, DR. (2015) Kelp forests: an unexpected journey. University of California Press, Oakland, CA, USA.
  • Brown, S., Handley, S., Lilley, S. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Benthic Community Response to artificial enhancement of soft sediment habitat. Nelson, New Zealand.
  • Egan, EM., Hickford, MJ., Quinn, J. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Out of sight, out of mind: what can otolith microstructure tell us about the elusive marine dispersive phase of the New Zealand whitebait Galaxias maculatus? Mallorca, Spain.
  • Egan, EM., Hickford, MJH., Quinn, J. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Insights into the black box of a widely dispersing Galaxiid. What can otolith microstructure reveal? Nelson, New Zealand.
  • Egan, EM., Hickford, MJH., Quinn, J. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Otolith microstructure reconstructs marine development in the New Zealand whitebait Galaxias maculatus. Lincoln University, New Zealand.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Inanga spawning habitat: artificial solutions? Port Waikato, New Zealand.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Inanga: a disrupted life-history? Whangarei, New Zealand.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Locating, protecting and restoring inanga spawning habitat. Whangarei, New Zealand.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Protecting and restoring inanga spawning habitat. Port Waikato, New Zealand.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Whitebait: diadromous and challenged. Christchurch, New Zealand.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Whitebait: what are they, where do they come from and where are they going? Akaroa, New Zealand.
  • Schiel, DR. (2014) Future of Marine Science in New Zealand. RSNZ, Wellington, New Zealand.
  • Schiel, DR. (2014) International perspective on marine ecological science - where it's come from and where it is going. InterCoast Workshop (Universities of Bremen and Waikato), Bremen, Germany.
  • South, PM. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Varying the temporal scale of sampling affects measures of mussel settlement. Nelson, New Zealand.
  • South, PM., Lilley, SA. and Schiel, DR. (2014) The community ecology of co-occurring native and invasive canopy-forming algae. Nelson, New Zealand.
  • Thomsen, MS., Metcalfe, I., South, PM. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Ecological transitions in a rocky intertidal habitat cascade. Nelson, New Zealand.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2013) If you build it, they might show up…eventually: short & long term rehabilitation of inanga spawning habitat. Palmerston North, New Zealand.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2013) Inanga spawning habitat: what is it and how do you find it? Blenheim, New Zealand.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2013) Inanga: what do they need to do before we catch them as whitebait? Blenheim, New Zealand.
  • Schiel, DR. (2013) Research for underpinning management of coastal ecosystems. Tauranga, New Zealand.
  • Schiel, DR. (2013) Reversal of eutrophication and cataclysmic, earthquake-driven changes to an estuarine ecosystem in southern New Zealand. University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand.
  • Schiel, DR. (2013) Strength from diversity: a view point on excellence in marine science. Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2012) How do you find inanga eggs? Nelson, New Zealand.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2012) Riparian vegetation: the foundation for whitebait spawning. Christchurch, New Zealand.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2012) Whitebait spawning habitat: putting all your eggs in one, very small, basket. Nelson, New Zealand.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2012) Whitebait: what we know and what we think we know. Christchurch, New Zealand.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2011) Making more whitebait. Canterbury Workers Educational Association Roopu Kaimahi Matauranga O Waitaha.
  • Schiel, DR. (2011) The value of marine science and collaboration. Tauranga, New Zealand.
  • Skilton, J., Schiel, DR., Zeldis, J. and Barr, N. (2011) Cataclysmic earthquake events: ecological consequences for Christchurch's Avon-Heathcote estuary. Christchurch, New Zealand.
  • Schiel, DR. (2010) Ecosystem-based management of the coastal zone: understanding diversity in space and time. University of Otago, Dunedin.
  • Schiel, DR. (2008) A brief journey through Southern Hemisphere Marine Ecosystems. Chicago, IL, USA.
  • Schiel, DR. (2008) Recovery and resilience along intertidal gradients: making wrong predictions for the right reasons. James Cook University, Townsville, Australia.
  • Schiel, DR. (2008) Recovery and resilience along intertidal gradients: making wrong predictions for the right reasons. University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA.
Conference - Other
  • Orchard, DSE., Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2016) Use of artificial habitats to quantify īnanga spawning areas for conservation and management. Invercargill: New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society Annual Conference, 5 Dec 2016 - 8 Dec 2016.
  • Yungnickel, MR., Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2016) New Zealand's whitebait fishery: temporal and spatial variation in composition and morphology. Invercargill: New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society Annual Conference, 5 Dec 2016 - 8 Dec 2016.
  • Alestra, T. and Schiel, DR. (2015) Impacts of local and global stressors in intertidal habitats: Influence of altered nutrient, sediment and temperature levels on the early life history of three habitat-forming macroalgae. In Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 468 29-36. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2015.03.017.
  • Egan, E., Hickford, MJH., Quinn, JM. and Schiel, DR. (2015) Shaping your past: can otolith shape and structure identify dispersal histories in an amphidromous galaxiid? 39th Annual Larval Fish Conference (LFC2015), 12 Jul 2015 - 17 Jul 2015.
  • Egan, EM., Hickford, MJH., Quinn, JM. and Schiel, DR. (2015) Shapes and landscapes - a morphological approach to the meta-population dynamics of a galaxiid fish. New Zealand Marine Sciences & Oceania Chondrichthyan Societies 2015 Conference (NZMSS), 6 Jul 2015 - 9 Jul 2015.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2015) Ambitious amphidromy: using otolith microchemistry to determine the natal source of whitebait. 39th Annual Larval Fish Conference (LFC2015), 12 Jul 2015 - 17 Jul 2015.
  • Hickford, MJH., Stevens, JCB. and Schiel, DR. (2015) Between a rock and a hard place: experimental evaluation of inanga spawning substrate preferences. The changing freshwater landscape: New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and Australian Society of Limnology Joint Conference, 23 Nov 2015 - 26 Nov 2015.
  • Schiel, DR. (2015) Impacts on key foundation species and cascading effects in intertidal communities. Facilitation Workshop, 29 Jun 2015 - 29 Jun 2015.
  • Schiel, DR., Lilley, SA., South, PM. and Coggins, JH. (2015) Decadal changes in SST, wave forces, and intertidal structure in New Zealand. New Zealand Marine Sciences & Oceania Chondrichthyan Societies 2015 Conference (NZMSS), 6 Jul 2015 - 9 Jul 2015.
  • Tait, L. and Schiel, DR. (2015) Assemblage and understory carbon production of native and invasive canopy-forming macroalgae. New Zealand Marine Sciences & Oceania Chondrichthyan Societies 2015 Conference (NZMSS), 6 Jul 2015 - 9 Jul 2015.
  • Alestra, TA., Tait, LW. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Coralline turf - fucoid interactions: impacts of sedimentation and implications for the functioning of macroalgal assemblages. 10th International Temperate Reefs Symposium (ITRS), 12 Jan 2014 - 17 Jan 2014.
  • Egan, EM., Hickford, MJ., Quinn, J. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Otoliths, the biological diary of a migratory galaxiid: can they reveal the secrets of marine larval development? New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society Conference, 24 Nov 2014 - 27 Nov 2014.
  • Egan, EM., Hickford, MJH., Quinn, JM. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Can otolith shape discriminate between populations of a widely dispersing galaxiid? 5th International Otolith Symposium, 20 Oct 2014 - 24 Oct 2014.
  • Egan, EM., Hickford, MJH., Quinn, JM. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Otolith morphometric and microstructure analyses as complementary methods for discrimination of populations of the New Zealand whitebait species Galaxias maculatus. New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society Annual Conference, 24 Nov 2014 - 28 Nov 2014.
  • Egan, EM., Hickford, MJH., Quinn, JM. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Otolith shape as a novel method to discriminate populations of the migratory Galaxiid, Galaxias maculatus. Waterways Postgraduate Student Conference, 17 Nov 2014 - 17 Nov 2014.
  • Egan, EM., Hickford, MJH., Quinn, JM. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Out of sight out of mind: what can otolith microstructure reveal about the New Zealand whitebait, Galaxias maculatus? 5th International Otolith Symposium, 20 Oct 2014 - 24 Oct 2014.
  • Egan, EM., Hickford, MJH., Quinn, JM. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Using otolith microstructure to reconstruct marine development in the New Zealand whitebait Galaxias maculatus. Waterways Postgraduate Student Conference, 17 Nov 2014 - 17 Nov 2014.
  • Foster, MS. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Where will Macrocystis be in tropicalized oceans? 10th International Temperate Reefs Symposium (ITRS), 12 Jan 2014 - 17 Jan 2014.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Wandering whitebait: determining the natal sources of inanga using otolith microchemistry. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 11 Aug 2014 - 14 Aug 2014.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Widespread Wanderers: using otolith microchemistry to determine the natal source of whitebait. 2014 Water Symposium, 24 Nov 2014 - 28 Nov 2014.
  • Lilley, S., South, P., Coggins, J. and Schiel, DR. (2014) How has a changing coastal climate affected the long-term dynamics of habitat-forming algae and their associated communities? 10th International Temperate Reefs Symposium (ITRS), 12 Jan 2014 - 17 Jan 2014.
  • Schiel, DR. (2014) From there to here: a journey through the middle earth of temperate reef science over the ITRS Years. 10th International Temperate Reefs Symposium (ITRS), 12 Jan 2014 - 17 Jan 2014.
  • Schiel, DR., Stevens, C., Lilley, SA., South, PM. and Coggins, JH. (2014) The abiotic context for ecological change in coastal waters of NZ: a changing ocean climate over several decades. 10th International Temperate Reefs Symposium (ITRS), 12 Jan 2014 - 17 Jan 2014.
  • South, PM., Lilley, SA. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Getting to know the 'newcomer': interactions and subsidies of Undaria pinnatifida. 10th International Temperate Reefs Symposium (ITRS), 12 Jan 2014 - 17 Jan 2014.
  • Tait, LW. and Schiel, DR. (2014) Mechanisms of complementarity in complex macroalgal assemblages. 10th International Temperate Reefs Symposium (ITRS), 12 Jan 2014 - 17 Jan 2014.
  • Thomsen, MS., Wernberg, T., Schiel, DR., Byers, JE., Olden, JD. and Silliman, BR. (2014) Experimental evidence for invasion impact in aquatic systems - including temperate reefs. 10th International Temperate Reefs Symposium (ITRS), 12 Jan 2014 - 17 Jan 2014.
  • Alestra, T. and Schiel, DR. (2013) Impacts of opportunistic algae on the early life history of a habitat -forming fucoid: influence of temperature, nutrient enrichment and grazing pressure. Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19 Aug 2013 - 23 Aug 2013.
  • Egan, EC., Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2013) Galaxias maculatus early life history: why it matters. Waterways Postgraduate Student Conference, 12 Nov 2013 - 12 Nov 2013.
  • Egan, EC., Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2013) Galaxias maculatus early life history: why it matters. Waterways Postgraduate Student Conference, 12 Nov 2013 - 12 Nov 2013.
  • Egan, EC., Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2013) Galaxias maculatus population dynamics in a dynamic world. Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19 Aug 2013 - 23 Aug 2013.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2013) Degraded inanga spawning habitat: mending a fishy Achilles heel. Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19 Aug 2013 - 23 Aug 2013.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2013) Good fences make good neighbours: experimental rehabilitation of the spawning habitat of Galaxias maculatus. 9th Indo-Pacific Fish Conference, 1 Jun 2013 - 1 Jun 2013.
  • Hildebrand, T., Thomsen, M. and Schiel, DR. (2013) Impact of epibiota and parasites on life history parameters of cockles in a recovering estuary. Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19 Aug 2013 - 23 Aug 2013.
  • Hill, JCB., Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2013) Inanga reproduction: putting fewer eggs into multiple baskets. Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19 Aug 2013 - 23 Aug 2013.
  • Hill, JCB., Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2013) Reproduction in a whitebait species: spawn early or spawn often? Waterways Postgraduate Student Conference, 12 Nov 2013 - 12 Nov 2013.
  • Hill, JCB., Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2013) Spawning migrations in a mildly catadromous fish species: we know the destination, but where is the source? 9th Indo-Pacific Fish Conference, 1 Jun 2013 - 1 Jun 2013.
  • Hill, JCB., Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2013) Tagging experiments on adult inanga: growth and migration. Joint Conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshawater Sciences Society and Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19 Aug 2013 - 23 Aug 2013.
  • Hill, JCB., Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2013) Whitebait wanderings: riverine growth and movement. Waterways Postgraduate Student Conference, 12 Nov 2013 - 12 Nov 2013.
  • Howard-Williams, C., Green, M. and Schiel, DR. (2013) Dealing with the hyphen in the Freshwater-Ocean interface: missing science links and missing policy. Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19 Aug 2013 - 23 Aug 2013.
  • Scheuer, K., Barr, N., Zeldis, J. and Schiel, DR. (2013) Responses of estuarine seaweeds to season, wastewater discharges and the Christchurch earthquakes. Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19 Aug 2013 - 23 Aug 2013.
  • Schiel, DR. (2013) WAVE IMPACTS, MULTIPLE STRESSORS AND FRACTURED CONNECTIVITY OF ALGAL-DOMINATED SHORES IN A CHANGING CLIMATE. In PHYCOLOGIA 52(4): 96-96.
  • Schiel, DR. and Battershill, CB. (2013) CV Rena: overview of an approximate BACI design and results of a major marine pollution incident. Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19 Aug 2013 - 23 Aug 2013.
  • Schiel, DR., Lilley, S., Coggins, J., Gorman, R. and Stevens, C. (2013) A changing coastal climate over the past several decades: the biophysical context for ecological changes and marine futures. Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19 Aug 2013 - 23 Aug 2013.
  • Schiel, DR., Lilley, S., South, P., Tait, LW. and Alestra, T. (2013) Revisiting diversity and resilience of coastal reefs: why are so many species (usually) rare and what are the implications for sustainable management? Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19 Aug 2013 - 23 Aug 2013.
  • Skilton, J., Zeldis, J. and Schiel, DR. (2013) Response of an estuarine community and food web to eutrophication and earthquake-driven disturbance. Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19 Aug 2013 - 23 Aug 2013.
  • South, P., Lilley, S. and Schiel, DR. (2013) Ecological effects of Undaria pinnatifida: what does our not-so-recent arrival do? Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19 Aug 2013 - 23 Aug 2013.
  • Thomsen, MS., South, P. and Schiel, DR. (2013) Facilitation cascades increase biodiversity in a New Zealand estuary. New Zealand Ecological Society, 1 Nov 2013 - 1 Nov 2013.
  • Alestra, T. and Schiel, DR. (2012) Experimental evaluation of the compound effects of local perturbations and global-scale changes on the early life history of the habitat-forming species Hormosira banksii. Australian Marine Sciences Association and New Zealand Marine Sciences Society Joint Conference, 1 Jul 2012 - 5 Jul 2012.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2012) Slip, slop, splash: whitebait eggs in disturbed spawning habitats are susceptible to UVB radiation. Australian Marine Sciences Association and New Zealand Marine Sciences Society Joint Conference, 1 Jul 2012 - 5 Jul 2012.
  • Hill, JCB., Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2012) Spawning migrations in inanga: we know the destination, but where is the source? New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society Conference, 3 Dec 2012 - 7 Dec 2012.
  • Hill, JCB., Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2012) Spawning migrations of Galaxias maculatus (inanga) in southern New Zealand. Australian Marine Sciences Association and New Zealand Marine Sciences Society Joint Conference, 1 Jul 2012 - 5 Jul 2012.
  • Hutt, S. and Schiel, DR. (2012) First responders to cataclysmic upheaval: earthquake driven effects on microalgae in the Avon-Heathcote estuary, Christchurch, New Zealand. Australian Marine Sciences Association and New Zealand Marine Sciences Society Joint Conference, 1 Jul 2012 - 5 Jul 2012.
  • Schiel, DR. (2012) Algal-urchin dynamics, cascades and rocky reef dynamics in non-MPAs: The other 93% of the coastal zone. A celebration of 50 years of marine science at the Leigh Laboratory, 14 Jun 2012 - 14 Jun 2012.
  • Schiel, DR., Zeldis, J. and Depree, C. (2012) Functional ecological changes following cataclysmic disturbance to the estaurine ecosystem. Earthquake effects on rivers and the estuary in Christchurch, 26 Apr 2012 - 26 Apr 2012.
  • Skilton, J., Zeldis, J. and Schiel, DR. (2012) Earthquake-driven changes to estuarine sediments and macrofaunal interactions. Earthquake effects on rivers and the estuary in Christchurch, 26 Apr 2012 - 26 Apr 2012.
  • Skilton, J., Zeldis, J. and Schiel, DR. (2012) Estuarine, ecosystem responses to massive earthquake-driven change. Australian Marine Sciences Association and New Zealand Marine Sciences Society Joint Conference, 1 Jul 2012 - 5 Jul 2012.
  • Alestra, T. and Schiel, DR. (2011) Functional roles along a tidal gradient: effects of algal functional diversity and environmental stress on community structure and dynamics in southern New Zealand intertidal assemblages. 9th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun 2011 - 1 Jul 2011.
  • Alestra, T. and Schiel, DR. (2011) Interplay between algal functional diversity and environmental stress in regulating community structure of southern New Zealand intertidal assemblages. Annual Biological Conference, 19 Oct 2011 - 19 Oct 2011.
  • Bellgrove, A., Schiel, DR. and Pocklington, JB. (2011) The roles of intertidal fucoids in facilitating biodiversity and their vulnerability in a changing marine climate. 6th Asian Pacific Phycological Forum, 9 Oct 2011 - 14 Oct 2011.
  • Callander, DC. and Schiel, DR. (2011) A tale of two species: Physiological adaptations of mussels to environmental stress. Western Society of Naturalists, 10 Nov 2011 - 13 Nov 2011.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2011) Whitebait can get sunburned too: Synergistic interactions within disturbed habitats between temperature, relative humidity and UVB radiation on egg survival. Australian Society for Limnology Annual Congress with New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society, 26 Sep 2011 - 30 Sep 2011.
  • Hutt, S. and Schiel, DR. (2011) First responders to cataclysmic upheaval: earthquake-driven effects on microalgae in the Avon-Heathcote Estuary, Christchurch, New Zealand. Annual Biology Conference, 19 Oct 2011 - 19 Oct 2011.
  • Lilley, S. and Schiel, DR. (2011) The effects of non-random species loss on spatial and temporal biodiversity in intertidal algal communities. 25th International Congress for Conservation Biology, 5 Dec 2011 - 9 Dec 2011.
  • Lilley, S. and Schiel, DR. (2011) The space-time continuum of biodiversity following non-random species loss in intertidal algal communities. 9th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun 2011 - 1 Jul 2011.
  • Schiel, DR. (2011) Fractured connectivity in a changing wave environment: Consequences for algal settlement following diffuse and local impacts. 9th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun 2011 - 1 Jul 2011.
  • Schiel, DR. (2011) Marine ecology relating to river mouths. River Mouths Workshop: Sustainability performance for River Mouths, 29 Nov 2011 - 29 Nov 2011.
  • Skilton, J. and Schiel, DR. (2011) Cataclysmic Earthquake Events: Ecological Consequences for Christchurch's Avon-Heathcote Estuary. Annual Biology Conference, 19 Oct 2011 - 19 Oct 2011.
  • South, PM. and Schiel, DR. (2011) Do sweat the small stuff: Why we should pay attention to "rare" species in biodiversity studies. 25th International Congress for Conservation Biology, 5 Dec 2011 - 9 Dec 2011.
  • South, PM. and Schiel, DR. (2011) Impacts on diversity of intertidal algal communities: why is it common to be rare? 9th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun 2011 - 1 Jul 2011.
  • Tait, L. and Schiel, DR. (2011) Ecosystem function in macroalgal assemblages: why canopy layering and assemblage structure matters. 9th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun 2011 - 1 Jul 2011.
  • Alestra, T. and Schiel, DR. (2010) Patterns of biodiversity along a tidal gradient: deciphering functional roles in biodiversity. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 7 Jul 2010 - 9 Jul 2010.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2010) Eggs are being laid: Experimental rehabilitation of the riparian spawning habitat of a diadromous fish, Galaxias maculatus. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society Conference, 7 Jul 2010 - 9 Jul 2010.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2010) Population sinks for diadromous fish from multiple stressors in the coastal margins of New Zealand. American Society of Limnology and Oceanography and North American Benthological Society Joint Conference, 6 Jun 2010 - 11 Jun 2010.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2010) The grass is always greener on the other side of the fence: Experimental rehabilitation of the spawning habitat of Galaxias maculatus. New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society Conference, 22 Nov 2010 - 26 Nov 2010.
  • Nutsford, S., Schiel, DR. and Willis, K. (2010) A weak invader: assessing propagule pressure in an invasive species with stagnant growth. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 7 Jul 2010 - 9 Jul 2010.
  • Schiel, DR. (2010) Managing diversity on rocky shores: what do we mean, how is it partitioned in space and time? Western Society of Naturalists, 11 Nov 2010 - 14 Nov 2010.
  • Schiel, DR. (2010) Multiple stressors on rocky shores: Asymmetrical biotic responses, feedbacks and the loss of resilience along gradients. American Society of Limnology and Oceanography and North American Benthological Society Joint Conference, 6 Jun 2010 - 11 Jun 2010.
  • Schiel, DR. (2010) Multiple stressors on rocky shores: asymmetrical biotic responses, feedbacks and the loss of resilience along gradients. American Society of Limnology and Oceanography, 6 Jun 2010 - 11 Jun 2010.
  • Schiel, DR. (2010) When change is not in the nature of things: multiple stressors, biotic feedbacks and the loss of resilience along rocky shore gradients. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 7 Jul 2010 - 9 Jul 2010.
  • Schiel, DR. and Lilley, S. (2010) What do we mean by diversity? Partitioning diversity across space and time. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 7 Jul 2010 - 9 Jul 2010.
  • Skilton, J., Schiel, DR. and Zeldis, J. (2010) Food, Flux and Fauna: Recovery of a Eutrophic Estuary. Annual Biology Conference, 26 Oct 2010 - 26 Oct 2010.
  • Skilton, J., Schiel, DR. and Zeldis, J. (2010) Food, Flux and Fauna: Recovery of a Eutrophic Estuary. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 7 Jul 2010 - 9 Jul 2010.
  • South, P. and Schiel, DR. (2010) Change on rocky shores: who's in the driving seat? New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 7 Jul 2010 - 9 Jul 2010.
  • Tait, L. and Schiel, DR. (2010) Ecological time travel: Using chronosequences to understand the long term impacts of disturbance on intertidal macroalgae. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 7 Jul 2010 - 9 Jul 2010.
  • Webber, D., Schiel, DR. and Floerl, O. (2010) Demographic modelling of the invasive tunicate Styela clava: scenarios for expansion and contraction of populations. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 7 Jul 2010 - 9 Jul 2010.
  • Callander, DC., Menge, BA. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Life at the margins of thermally stressed marine habitats: cross-system comparisons of responses of New Zealand and North American mussels. 8th International Temperate Reef Symposium (ITRS 2009), 12 Jan 2009 - 16 Jan 2009.
  • Callander, DC., Song, J., Jameson, PE. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Here Comes the Sun: physiological stress of changing seasons. Annual Biology Conference, 22 Oct 2009 - 22 Oct 2009.
  • Callander, DC., Song, J., Jameson, PE. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Mussel Stress: physiological responses when the tide goes out. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and New Zealand Meteorological Society, 2 Sep 2009 - 4 Sep 2009.
  • Callander, DC., Song, J., Jameson, PE. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Mussels in Distress: gene expression and environmental stress. 12th Annual New Zealand Molecular Ecology, 1 Nov 2009 - 1 Nov 2009.
  • Foster, MS. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Losing Ground under Tony's Tree. 8th International Temperate Reef Symposium, 12 Jan 2009 - 16 Jan 2009.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Attractive sinks' detract from spawning success: Degraded habitats reduce egg production of whitebait in major rivers. Joint conference of the New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and the Meterological Society of New Zealand, 2 Sep 2009 - 4 Sep 2009.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Habitat degradation reduces egg production in inanga: Are major rivers 'attractive sinks'? New Zealand Hydrological and Freshwater Sciences Societies Joint Conference, 23 Nov 2009 - 27 Nov 2009.
  • Hickford, MJH., O'Connell, KO. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Artificial spawning substrata: Egg-straw-dinary new habitats for inanga? New Zealand Hydrological and Freshwater Sciences Societies Joint Conference, 23 Nov 2009 - 27 Nov 2009.
  • Hurley, T. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Sediment gradients, disturbance and community structure on rocky reefs in southern New Zealand. 8th International Temperate Reef Symposium (ITRS 2009), 12 Jan 2009 - 16 Jan 2009.
  • Hurley, TD. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Sedimental journeys in the intertidal zone: interactions with perennial benthic algae affect recruitment and diversity. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and New Zealand Meterological Society, 2 Sep 2009 - 4 Sep 2009.
  • Lane, E., Kohout, A. and Schiel, DR. (2009) How long ‘til we get there and how far can we get in that time? Dispersal of macrophyte propagules in rocky intertidal zones. New Zealand Marine Sciences and New Zealand Meteorological Society, 2 Sep 2009 - 4 Sep 2009.
  • Nutsford, SC., Willis, K. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Reproduction, early life history and substratum selectivity of the invasive tunicate Styela clava. New Zealand Marine Sciences and New Zealand Meteorological Society, 2 Sep 2009 - 4 Sep 2009.
  • O'Connell, KL., Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2009) One last hurdle: reduced spawning habitat availability creates sink populations in the diadromous fish Galaxias maculatus. Adelaide, Australia, 12 Jan 2009 - 16 Jan 2009.
  • O'Connell, KO., Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Egg-straw-dinary habitat: Artificial spawning substrata for a diadromous fish species. Joint conference of the New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and the Meterological Society of New Zealand, 2 Sep 2009 - 4 Sep 2009.
  • Schiel, DR. (2009) Ecosystem-based Management of coastal reefs: understanding diversity and function before trying to manage it. New Zealand Marine Sciences and New Zealand Meteorological Society, 2 Sep 2009 - 4 Sep 2009.
  • Schiel, DR. and Foster, MS. (2009) The space-time continuum of ecological studies: Pounding the square peg of ecology into the round hole of environmentalism? 8th International Temperate Reef Symposium (ITRS 2009), 12 Jan 2009 - 16 Jan 2009.
  • South, PM. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Disturbance-mediated spread of an invasive kelp in southern New Zealand: Undaria pinnatifida interactions with the southern bull kelp Durvillaea antarctica. 8th International Temperate Reef Symposium (ITRS 2009), 12 Jan 2009 - 16 Jan 2009.
  • South, PM. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Ephemeral in space and time: diversity following disturbance on the subtidal-intertidal fringe. New Zealand Marine Sciences and New Zealand Meteorological Society, 2 Sep 2009 - 4 Sep 2009.
  • Tait, LW. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Shining some light on biodiversity-ecosystem function in benthic algal assemblages: diversity matters in primary production. New Zealand Marine Sciences and New Zealand Meteorological Society, 2 Sep 2009 - 4 Sep 2009.
  • Tait, LW. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Shining some light on Biodiversity-Ecosystem Function in benthic communities: the importance of canopy structure and light intensity in macroalgal assemblages. 8th International Temperate Reef Symposium (ITRS 2009), 12 Jan 2009 - 16 Jan 2009.
  • Taylor, DI., Nokes, R., Stevens, CL. and Schiel, DR. (2009) Settlement and dispersal of fucoid propagules in turbulence: a complex interaction of physical properties and environmental conditions. 8th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 12 Jan 2009 - 16 Jan 2009.
  • Webber, DN., Schiel, DR. and Floerl, O. (2009) Demography of the invasive tunicate Styela clava in New Zealand: the numbers game of making it in artificial environments. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and New Zealand Meterological Society, 2 Sep 2009 - 4 Sep 2009.
  • Wood, S., Lilley, SA., Schiel, DR. and Shurin, J. (2009) The causes and consequences of many weak and few strong species interactions in intertidal communities. 8th International Temperate Reef Symposium (ITRS 2009), 12 Jan 2009 - 16 Jan 2009.
  • Callander, DC., Menge, BA. and Schiel, DR. (2008) Life at the margins of thermally stressed marine habitats: cross-system comparisons of responses of New Zealand and North Amnerican mussels. Annual Biology Conference, 22 Oct 2008 - 22 Oct 2008.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2008) Until the cows come home: Restoration of spawning habitat of diadromous fishes. Wai: Wetlands Symposium, 14 Feb 2008 - 16 Feb 2008.
  • Hickford, MJH., Cagnon, M. and Schiel, DR. (2008) Of mice and men: Restoration of spawning habitat of inanga, Galaxias maculatus. New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society Conference 2008, 24 Nov 2008 - 27 Nov 2008.
  • Hickford, MJH., Cagnon, M. and Schiel, DR. (2008) Of mice and men: Restoration of spawning habitat of inanga, Galaxias maculatus. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and Australian Marine Sciences Association Joint Conference, 6 Jul 2008 - 10 Jul 2008.
  • Hurley, TD. and Schiel, DR. (2008) Gradients of sedimentation and disturbance influencing rocky shore community structure. Biological Sciences Masters Talks, 26 Sep 2008 - 26 Sep 2008.
  • Hurley, TD. and Schiel, DR. (2008) Interactions between coralline turfs and sediments affecting macroalgal community structure. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and Australian Marine Sciences Association, 7 Jul 2008 - 10 Jul 2008.
  • Schiel, DR. (2008) Connecting the dots: early life stages of large brown seaweeds in dynamic coastal environments. Vth Asian Pacific Phycological Forum, 10 Nov 2008 - 14 Nov 2008.
  • Schiel, DR. (2008) Recovery and resilience along intertial gradients. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and Australian Marine Sciences Association, 7 Jul 2008 - 10 Jul 2008.
  • South, PM. and Schiel, DR. (2008) An invasion of Undaria pinnatifida (Phaeophyta: Laminariales) in the low-intertidal zone: quantifying the impacts of an uninvited guest. Vth Asian Pacific Phycological Forum, 10 Nov 2008 - 14 Nov 2008.
  • South, PM. and Schiel, DR. (2008) What do settlement collectors measure? An assessment of the collector of choice: the popular pot-scrubber, TuffyTM. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and Australian Marine Sciences Association, 7 Jul 2008 - 10 Jul 2008.
  • Tait, LW. and Schiel, DR. (2008) Productivity and diversity in natural assemblages: effects of non-random removal of species. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and Australian Marine Sciences Association, 7 Jul 2008 - 10 Jul 2008.
  • Tait, LW. and Schiel, DR. (2008) Shining a light on diversity-ecosystem function: The role of canopy structure and light intensity in algal communities. Vth Asian Pacific Phycological Forum, 10 Nov 2008 - 14 Nov 2008.
  • Delaux, S., Stevens, C., Taylor, D., Popinet, S. and Schiel, DR. (2007) Influence of turbulence on attachment and detachment of seaweed zygotes in turbulent flow. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 28 Aug 2007 - 30 Aug 2007.
  • Hawes, N. and Schiel, DR. (2007) I get around: dispersal by macroalgae. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 28 Aug 2007 - 30 Aug 2007.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2007) Until the cows come home: Restoration of spawning habitat of diadromous fishes. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society Conference, 29 Aug 2007 - 31 Aug 2007.
  • O'Connell, K., Schiel, DR. and Lilley, S. (2007) Recovery and resilience along intertidal gradients: Making wrong predictions for the right reasons. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 28 Aug 2007 - 30 Aug 2007.
  • Tait, L. and Schiel, DR. (2007) Macroalgal productivity: Single species and community productivity in the intertidal zone. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 28 Aug 2007 - 30 Aug 2007.
  • Taylor, D., Delaux, S., Stevens, C., Nokes, R. and Schiel, DR. (2007) Buoyant Sticky Mucus: The Dispersal and Attachment of Fucoid Algae. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 28 Aug 2007 - 30 Aug 2007.
  • Brown, S., Handley, SJ., Michael, KP., Schiel, DR., Bradley, A. and Cole, RG. (2006) Habitat enhancement increases flat oyster (Ostrea chilensis) spat density in Tasman Bay. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 20 Sep 2006 - 22 Sep 2006.
  • Dunmore, R. and Schiel, DR. (2006) Hemispheric comparisons of factors that influence distributions of habitat-forming intertidal algae. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 20 Sep 2006 - 22 Sep 2006.
  • Goldstien, S., Schiel, DR. and Gemmell, NJ. (2006) From ship to shore: tracking the introduction of Styela clava throughout New Zealand harbours and marine farms. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 20 Sep 2006 - 22 Sep 2006.
  • Goldstien, SJ., Schiel, DR. and Gemmell, NJ. (2006) Inferring process from pattern: investigating marine dispersal barriers with molecular hypotheses. 7th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun 2006 - 1 Jul 2006.
  • Hayden, BJ., Zeldis, JR., Carter, CM., Schiel, DR., Howard-Williams, C. and Ross, AH. (2006) Use of long-term environmental datasets to predict annual mussel yield in near-shore coastal regions used for aquaculture. 7th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun 2006 - 1 Jul 2006.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2006) Sources and sinks: Loss of critical stage-specific habitats in a diadromous fish species. 7th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun 2006 - 1 Jul 2006.
  • Hickford, MJH. and Schiel, DR. (2006) Sources and sinks: Loss of critical stage-specific habitats in a diadromous fish species. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society Conference, 20 Sep 2006 - 22 Sep 2006.
  • Reynolds-Fleming, JV. and Schiel, DR. (2006) Lagrangian measures of larval transport and inference to behaviour for mussels in New Zealand. 7th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun 2006 - 1 Jul 2006.
  • Schiel, DR. (2006) Ecology of some temperate reefs: what we think we know, where we might go. 7th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun 2006 - 1 Jul 2006.
  • Schiel, DR. (2006) Rivets or bolts? When single species count in the function of temperate rocky reef communities. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 20 Sep 2006 - 22 Sep 2006.
  • Seaward, K. and Schiel, DR. (2006) Recruitment of mussels on algal-dominated reefs: slow and steady does it. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 20 Sep 2006 - 22 Sep 2006.
  • Taylor, DI., Schiel, DR., Stevens, C. and Nokes, RI. (2006) Attachment of fucoids: biophysical interactions of microscopic propagules of habitat-forming algae near the boundary layer. 7th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun 2006 - 1 Jul 2006.
  • Taylor, DI., Schiel, DR., Stevens, C., Delaux, S. and Nokes, R. (2006) Attachment of fucoids: biophysical interactions of microscopic propagules of habitat-forming algae near the boundary layer. New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 20 Sep 2006 - 22 Sep 2006.
  • Will, MC., Hale, ML., Schiel, DR. and Gemmell, NJ. (2006) Variation of gamete recognition proteins (VERL and lysine) in New Zealand abalone (Haliotis spp.). New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 20 Sep 2006 - 22 Sep 2006.
  • Schiel, DR. and Broitman, BR. (2003) Large-scale sampling in coastal ecosystems: ecological patterns and processes in New Zealand, Chile and Western USA. Special Symposium: Expanding scales, expanding perspectives: New insights into marine ecosystem dynamics, 8 Aug 2003 - 8 Aug 2003. In Ecological Society of America
  • Dunmore, RA. and Schiel, DR. (2000) Natural settlement and recruitment of an intertidal alga (Hormosira banksii) among habitats and shore heights in southern New Zealand. Fifth International Temperate Reef Symposium, 1 Jan 2000 - 1 Jan 2000.
  • Schiel, DR. (2000) Contrasting life histories and demographies of laminarian and fucalean algae. The ecology and evolution of big brown algae, 1 Jul 2000 - 1 Jul 2000.
  • Schiel, DR. and Dunmore, RA. (2000) Settlement and dispersal of habitat-forming algae in New Zealand. Settlement and dispersal of habitat-forming algae in New Zealand, 1 Dec 2000 - 1 Dec 2000.
  • Schiel, DR. and Dunmore, RA. (2000) The importance of density-dependent processes to the recruitment of a habitat-forming intertidal alga (Hormosira banksii). Fifth International Temperate Reef Symposium, 1 Jan 2000 - 1 Jan 2000.
  • Schiel, DR. and Taylor, DI. (2000) Recruitment along exposure gradients in New Zealand rocky intertidal habitats. PISCO (Partnership for Interdisciplinary Studies of Coastal Oceans) workshop, 1 Dec 2000 - 1 Dec 2000.
  • Schiel, DR., Foster, MS. and Steinbeck, JR. (2000) Changes in temperate reef communities over 10 years after an induced rise in water temperature: a model for climate change. Fifth International Temperate Reef Symposium, 1 Jan 2000 - 1 Jan 2000.
  • Schiel, DR. (1995) Effects of disturbance to intertidal assemblages in southern New Zealand. THIRD INTERNATIONAL TEMPERATE REEF SYMPOSIUM, 1 Feb 1995 - 1 Feb 1995.
  • Schiel, DR. (1994) Intertidal assemblages in southern New Zealand: position, perturbation, and persistence of patches. WESTERN SOCIETY OF NATURALISTS, 1 Dec 1994 - 1 Dec 1994.
  • Schiel, DR. (1992) Effects of density on growth and survival of larval paua, Haliotis iris. INTERNATIONAL TEMPERATE REEF SYMPOSIUM, 1 Jan 1992 - 1 Jan 1992.
  • Schiel, DR. and Foster, MS. (1990) Restoring damaged kelp forests. NOAA SYMPOSIUM: RESTORING THE NATION'S COASTAL ENVIRONMENT, 12-6-1990.
  • Schiel, DR. (1989) The abalone fishery of New Zealand. INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON ABALONE, 11-6-1989.
  • Schiel, DR. (1988) A review of the structure and dynamics of kelp forests in New Zealand. XI INTERNATIONAL PHYCOLOGICAL CONGRESS, 10-6-1988.
  • Foster, MS. and Schiel, DR. (1985) Are sea otters a keystone species in kelp communities. THE EFFECTS OF SEA OTTERS ON NEARSHORE COMMUNITIES, 7-6-1985.
  • Choat, JH. and Schiel, DR. (1981) The role of herbivores in marine systems. XIII INTERNATIONAL BOTANICAL CONGRESS, 3-6-1981.
  • Schiel, DR. and Choat, JH. (1981) The effects of density on marine algae in New Zealand. XIII INTERNATIONAL BOTANICAL CONGRESS, 3-6-1981.