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 LW., Hawes I. and Schiel DR. (2017) Integration of chlorophyll a fluorescence and photorespirometry techniques to understand production dynamics in macroaglal communities. Journal of Phycology 53(3): 476-485. 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.
  • Fisher KT., Le Heron R., 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(2) http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2016.00002.
  • 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.
  • 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 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 (early access online) 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 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.
  • 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.
  • 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., Staehr PA., Nejrup LB. and Schiel DR. (2013) Effects of the invasive macroalga 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 JP., Schiel DR., Gemmell NJ. and Bishop JDD. (2011) Global phylogeography of the widely introduced North West Pacific ascidian Styela clava. PLoS ONE 6(1) e16755 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) e24318 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) e23958 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 algal propagules: cross-species comparisons in a turbulent environment. Limnology and Oceanography 55(1): 66-76. http://www.aslo.org/lo/toc/vol_55/issue_1/0066.pdf.
  • 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: 42-48.
  • 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-induced macroalgal propagule settlement. Journal of Marine Systems 74: 96-107.
  • 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: 325-334. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00288330709509920.
  • 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. Science 313: 1737-1739. http://www.jstor.org/stable/20031341.
  • 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.
  • 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): 158-175. 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: 1-13. 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: 1813-1832. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/04-1046.
  • 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 gowth, survival and bioactivity of two temperate sponges cultured in different seasons. Aquaculture 242: 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: 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. (2003) Comparative dispersal of larvae from demersal versus spawning fish. Marine Ecology Progress Series
  • Mei J. and Schiel DR. (2003) The life-history of Liphothamnion hirtum (Hook. Et Harvey) Laining (Rhodophyta, Ceramiales) from southern New Zealand. Botanica Marina 46(5): 425-434.
  • Ogilvie SC., Ross AH., Schiel DR. and James MR. (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: 23-39.
  • 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: 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.
  • 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: 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): 5.
  • Chiswell SM. and Schiel DR. (2001) Influence of along-shore advection and upwelling on coastal temperature at Kaikoura Peninsula. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 35(2): 307-317. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00288330.2001.9517000.
  • 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: 925-933.
  • Ren J., Ross A. and Schiel DR. (2001) Functional description of feeding and energetics of the Pacific oyster Crassostrea gigas. Marine Ecology Progress Series 208: 119-130.
  • Schiel DR. and Hickford MJH. (2001) Biological structure of nearshore rocky subtidal habitats in southern New Zealand.. Science for conservation (Wellington) 182: 1-54.
  • Dunmore RA. and Schiel DR. (2000) Reproduction in the intertidal limpet Cellana ornata in southern New Zealand. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 34: 653-660.
  • Ogilvie SC., Ross AH. and Schiel DR. (2000) Phytoplankton biomass associated with mussel farms in Beatrix Bay, New Zealand. Aquaculture 181: 71-80.
  • Schiel DR. and Howard-Williams C. (2000) Harvesting the first crop of excellence. Aquaculture Update 26: 1.
  • 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- Queensland Museum 44: 155-159.
  • 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: 213-235.
  • Ramage DL. and Schiel DR. (1998) Reproduction in the seagrass Zostera novazelandica on intertidal platforms in southern New Zealand. Marine Biology 130: 479-490.
  • Schiel DR. (1998) Breaking Neptune's necklace. NZ Science Monthly : 10.
  • Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (1997) Catch characteristics of commercial gills-nets in a nearshore fishery in central New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 31: 249-259.
  • Schiel DR. (1997) Disturbed shores, Neptune's necklace and intertidal ecology.. UC Research 1172-9562: 28-29.
  • Schiel DR. (1997) Review of abalone culture and research in New Zealand. Molluscan Research 18: 1289-1298.
  • 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: 49-65.
  • Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (1996) Gillnetting in southern New Zealand: duration effects of sets and entanglement modes of fish. Fishery Bulletin 94: 669-677.
  • 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. http://www.publish.csiro.au/?paper=MF9950629.
  • 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: 357-364. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00288330.1994.9516625.
  • Pirker J. and Schiel D. (1993) Tetracycline as a fluorescent shell-marker in the abalone Haliotis iris. Marine Biology 116: 81-86.
  • 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: 28.
  • Schiel DR. (1991) Coastal biology and the New Zealand New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research, 1967-91. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 25: 415-427. http://www.tandfonline.com/loi/tnzm20.
  • Schiel DR. (1985) Growth, survival and reproduction of 2 species of marine algae at different densities in natural stands. Journal of Ecology 73: 199-217. http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2259778.
  • 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: 129-162. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0022-0981(82)90155-1.
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. 416pp.
  • Schiel DR. (2006) Guide to common intertidal species of the South Island, New Zealand. (1st ed.). Christchurch: Marine Ecology Research Group, University of Canterbury. 88.
  • Foster MS. and Schiel DR. (1985) The ecology of giant kelp forests in California: a community profile. (1st ed.). California: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 152.
Chapters
  • Thomsen MS., Wernberg T., South PM. and Schiel DR. (2016) Non-native seaweeds drive changes in marine coastal communities around the world. In Hu ZM; Fraser C (Ed.), Seaweed Phylogeography: Adaptation and Evolution of Seaweeds under Environmental Change: 147-185. Netherlands: Springer.
  • 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: 350pp. 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: 406pp. 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: 20. 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 of just another brick in the wall. In VanBlaricom GR; Estes JA (Ed.), The community ecology of sea otters: 92-115. Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag.
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. 461pp.
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. and Hall J. (2014) Development of a National Marine Environment Monitoring Programme (MEMP) for New Zealand. New Zealand Aquatic Environment and Biodiversity Report No. 141.Commissioned by Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI). 126.
  • 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.Commissioned by Te Mauri Moana, Environmental Research Institute, University of Waikato, Tauranga, New Zealand. 37pp.
  • 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.Commissioned by Te Mauri, University of Waikato, New Zealand. 95-131.
  • Zeldis J., Skilton J., South P. and Schiel D. (2011) Effects of the Canterbury earthquakes on Avon-Heathcote Estuary/Ihutai ecology.Commissioned by Environment Canterbury and Christchurch City Council, NIWA. 27pp.
  • Hickford MJH., O'Connell KL. and Schiel DR. (2009) Inanga (Galaxias maculatus) spawning in the Ngakawau River.Commissioned by Solid Energy. 31pp.
  • Pirker JG., Hickford MJH., Taylor DI. and Schiel DR. (2007) Monitoring S186 Closures - Wakatu Quay: CUS2006-07 Final Report.Commissioned by Ministry of Fisheries. 17pp.
  • Pirker J. and Schiel DR. (1999) Seaweed Products for Barrel Culture Paua Farming.Commissioned by Foundation for Research, Science & Technology. 113.
  • 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.Commissioned by Australian Government. 24pp.
  • Schiel DR. (1994) Impact assessment of proposed marine farm site near Wherenui Bay, Tory Channel.Commissioned by Sea-Right Investments Limited. 16pp.
  • Schiel DR. (1993) Biological survey of water discharge sites.Commissioned by Pacifica Fishing (Kaikoura) Limited. 16pp.
  • Schiel DR. (1993) Impact assessment of proposed marine farm site near Wainui, Akoroa Harbour.Commissioned by R D Beattie Limited. 14pp.
  • Schiel DR. and Hickford M. (1993) Factory outfall visual survey.Commissioned by Kaikoura Co-op Dairy Company Limited. 13pp.
  • Schiel DR. and Mercer SF. (1993) Commercial-scale seeding of paua, Haliotis iris, into natural habitats at the Chatham Islands.Commissioned by Chatham Islands Shellfish Reseeding Association. 29pp.
  • Schiel DR. and Woods C. (1993) Environmental assessment of a seawater inlet pipe.Commissioned by University of Canterbury, Edward Percival Field Station. 8pp.
  • Schiel DR. (1992) Report on the biological characteristics of the marine area around the proposed site of the Diamond Harbour water supply pipeline.Commissioned by OCEL Consultants Limited. 12pp.
Conference Contributions - 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. Wellington, New Zealand: Second International Temperate Reef Symposium, 1 Jun 1993.
  • Foster MS., Carter JW. and Schiel DR. (1983) The ecology of kelp communities. Long Beach, CA, USA: Sympoium on the effects of waste disposal on kelp communities, 1 Jun 1983. : 53-69.
Oral Presentations
  • Schiel DR. (2016) Being a modern marine ecologist: a primer on how to be 'relevant'. Pisa, Italy: 11th International Temperate Reef Symposium, Invited Plenary Presentation.
  • Schiel DR., tait L. and Lilley S. (2016) Compensatory light dynamics following disturbance in intertidal algal communities. Pisa, Italy: 11th International Temperate Reef Symposium.
  • 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: Presentation to Riverside-Brookfield High School Students.
  • Schiel DR. (2008) Recovery and resilience along intertidal gradients: making wrong predictions for the right reasons. James Cook University, Townsville, Australia: School of Tropical and Marine Biology, 20 Oct 2008.
  • Schiel DR. (2008) Recovery and resilience along intertidal gradients: making wrong predictions for the right reasons. University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA: University of Chicago Address, 01 May 2008.
Conference Contributions - Other
  • Egan EM., Hickford MJH., Quinn JM. and Schiel DR. (2016) Morphology and microstructure of inanga otoliths; building blocks of the whitebait fishery. Wellington, New Zealand: Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and Australian Marine Science Association, 4-7 Jul 2016
  • Hickford MJH., Orchard DSE. and Schiel DR. (2016) Causing whitebait: using artificial habitat installations to identify potential spawning site locations for īnanga.. Wellington, New Zealand: Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and Australian Marine Science Association, 4-7 Jul 2016
  • Orchard DSE., Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2016) Planning for whitebait: applying vulnerability assessment to īnanga spawning sites.. Wellington, New Zealand: Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and Australian Marine Science Association, 4-7 Jul 2016
  • 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, 5-8 Dec 2016
  • Yungnickel MR., Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2016) Has the species composition of New Zealand's whitebait fishery changes in the last 50 years? Wellington, New Zealand: Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and Australian Marine Science Association, 4 Jul 2106-7 Jul 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, 5-8 Dec 2016
  • Alestra TA. and Schiel DR. (2015) Impacts of local and global stressors in coastal habitats: influence of altered nutrient, sediment and temperature levels on the early life history of three habitat-forming macroalgae. Auckland, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences & Oceania Chondrichthyan Societies 2015 Conference (NZMSS), 6-9 Jul 2015
  • 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? Vienna, Austria: 39th Annual Larval Fish Conference (LFC2015), 12-17 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. Auckland, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences & Oceania Chondrichthyan Societies 2015 Conference (NZMSS), 6-9 Jul 2015
  • Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2015) Ambitious amphidromy: using otolith microchemistry to determine the natal source of whitebait. Vienna, Austria: 39th Annual Larval Fish Conference (LFC2015), 12-17 Jul 2015
  • Hickford MJH., Stevens JCB. and Schiel DR. (2015) Between a rock and a hard place: experimental evaluation of inanga spawning substrate preferences. Wellington, New Zealand: The changing freshwater landscape: New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and Australian Society of Limnology Joint Conference, 23-26 Nov 2015
  • Schiel DR. (2015) Impacts on key foundation species and cascading effects in intertidal communities. University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand: Facilitation Workshop, 29-29 Jun 2015
  • Schiel DR., Lilley SA., South PM. and Coggins JH. (2015) Decadal changes in SST, wave forces, and intertidal structure in New Zealand. Auckland, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences & Oceania Chondrichthyan Societies 2015 Conference (NZMSS), 6-9 Jul 2015
  • Tait L. and Schiel DR. (2015) Assemblage and understory carbon production of native and invasive canopy-forming macroalgae. Auckland, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences & Oceania Chondrichthyan Societies 2015 Conference (NZMSS), 6-9 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. Perth, Australia: 10th International Temperate Reefs Symposium (ITRS), 12-17 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? Blenheim, New Zealand: New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society Conference, 24-27 Nov 2014
  • Egan EM., Hickford MJH., Quinn JM. and Schiel DR. (2014) Can otolith shape discriminate between populations of a widely dispersing galaxiid? Mallorca, Spain: 5th International Otolith Symposium, 20-24 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. Blenheim, New Zealand: New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society Annual Conference, 24-28 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. Lincoln, New Zealand: Waterways Postgraduate Student Conference, 17-17 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? Mallorca, Spain: 5th International Otolith Symposium, 20-24 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. Lincoln, New Zealand: Waterways Postgraduate Student Conference, 17-17 Nov 2014
  • Foster MS. and Schiel DR. (2014) Where will Macrocystis be in tropicalized oceans? Perth, Australia: 10th International Temperate Reefs Symposium (ITRS), 12-17 Jan 2014
  • Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2014) Wandering whitebait: determining the natal sources of inanga using otolith microchemistry. Nelson, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 11-14 Aug 2014
  • Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2014) Widespread Wanderers: using otolith microchemistry to determine the natal source of whitebait. Blenheim, New Zealand: 2014 Water Symposium, 24-28 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? Perth, Australia: 10th International Temperate Reefs Symposium (ITRS), 12-17 Jan 2014
  • Schiel DR. (2014) From there to here: a journey through the middle earth of temperate reef science over the ITRS Years. Perth, Australia: 10th International Temperate Reefs Symposium (ITRS), 12-17 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. Perth, Australia: 10th International Temperate Reefs Symposium (ITRS), 12-17 Jan 2014
  • South PM., Lilley SA. and Schiel DR. (2014) Getting to know the 'newcomer': interactions and subsidies of Undaria pinnatifida. Perth, Australia: 10th International Temperate Reefs Symposium (ITRS), 12-17 Jan 2014
  • Tait LW. and Schiel DR. (2014) Mechanisms of complementarity in complex macroalgal assemblages. Perth, Australia: 10th International Temperate Reefs Symposium (ITRS), 12-17 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. Perth, Australia: 10th International Temperate Reefs Symposium (ITRS), 12-17 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. Hamilton, New Zealand: Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19-23 Aug 2013
  • Egan EC., Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2013) Galaxias maculatus early life history: why it matters. Christchurch, New Zealand: Waterways Postgraduate Student Conference, 12-12 Nov 2013
  • Egan EC., Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2013) Galaxias maculatus early life history: why it matters. Christchurch, New Zealand: Waterways Postgraduate Student Conference, 12-12 Nov 2013
  • Egan EC., Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2013) Galaxias maculatus population dynamics in a dynamic world. Hamilton, New Zealand: Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19-23 Aug 2013
  • Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2013) Degraded inanga spawning habitat: mending a fishy Achilles heel. Hamilton, New Zealand: Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19-23 Aug 2013
  • Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2013) Good fences make good neighbours: experimental rehabilitation of the spawning habitat of Galaxias maculatus. Okinawa, Japan: 9th Indo-Pacific Fish Conference, 1-1 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. Hamilton, New Zealand: Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19-23 Aug 2013
  • Hill JCB., Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2013) Inanga reproduction: putting fewer eggs into multiple baskets. Hamilton, New Zealand: Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19-23 Aug 2013
  • Hill JCB., Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2013) Reproduction in a whitebait species: spawn early or spawn often? Christchurch, New Zealand: Waterways Postgraduate Student Conference, 12-12 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? Okinawa, Japan: 9th Indo-Pacific Fish Conference, 1-1 Jun 2013
  • Hill JCB., Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2013) Tagging experiments on adult inanga: growth and migration. Hamilton, New Zealand: Joint Conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshawater Sciences Society and Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19-23 Aug 2013
  • Hill JCB., Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2013) Whitebait wanderings: riverine growth and movement. Christchurch, New Zealand: Waterways Postgraduate Student Conference, 12-12 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. Hamilton, New Zealand: Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19-23 Aug 2013
  • Scheuer K., Barr N., Zeldis J. and Schiel DR. (2013) Responses of estuarine seaweeds to season, wastewater discharges and the Christchurch earthquakes. Hamilton, New Zealand: Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19-23 Aug 2013
  • Schiel DR. (2013) Wave impacts, multiple stressors and fractured connectivity of algal-dominated shores in a changing climate. Orlando, FL, USA: 10th International Phycological Congress, 4-10 Aug 2013
  • Schiel DR. and Battershill CB. (2013) CV Rena: overview of an approximate BACI design and results of a major marine pollution incident. Hamilton, New Zealand: Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19-23 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. Hamilton, New Zealand: Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19-23 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? Hamilton, New Zealand: Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19-23 Aug 2013
  • Skilton J., Zeldis J. and Schiel DR. (2013) Response of an estuarine community and food web to eutrophication and earthquake-driven disturbance. Hamilton, New Zealand: Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19-23 Aug 2013
  • South P., Lilley S. and Schiel DR. (2013) Ecological effects of Undaria pinnatifida: what does our not-so-recent arrival do? Hamilton, New Zealand: Joint conference of New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society and The Australian Society for Fish Biology, 19-23 Aug 2013
  • Thomsen MS., South P. and Schiel DR. (2013) Facilitation cascades increase biodiversity in a New Zealand estuary. Auckland, New Zealand: New Zealand Ecological Society, 1-1 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. Hobart, Australia: Australian Marine Sciences Association and New Zealand Marine Sciences Society Joint Conference, 1-5 Jul 2012
  • Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2012) Slip, slop, splash: whitebait eggs in disturbed spawning habitats are susceptible to UVB radiation. Hobart, Australia: Australian Marine Sciences Association and New Zealand Marine Sciences Society Joint Conference, 1-5 Jul 2012
  • Hill JCB., Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2012) Spawning migrations in inanga: we know the destination, but where is the source? Dunedin, New Zealand: New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society Conference, 3-7 Dec 2012
  • Hill JCB., Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2012) Spawning migrations of Galaxias maculatus (inanga) in southern New Zealand. Hobart, Australia: Australian Marine Sciences Association and New Zealand Marine Sciences Society Joint Conference, 1-5 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. Hobart, Australia: Australian Marine Sciences Association and New Zealand Marine Sciences Society Joint Conference, 1-5 Jul 2012
  • Schiel DR. (2012) Algal-urchin dynamics, cascades and rocky reef dynamics in non-MPAs: The other 93% of the coastal zone. University of Auckland, New Zealand: A celebration of 50 years of marine science at the Leigh Laboratory, 14-14 Jun 2012
  • Schiel DR., Zeldis J. and Depree C. (2012) Functional ecological changes following cataclysmic disturbance to the estaurine ecosystem. Lincoln, New Zealand: Earthquake effects on rivers and the estuary in Christchurch, 26-26 Apr 2012
  • Skilton J., Zeldis J. and Schiel DR. (2012) Earthquake-driven changes to estuarine sediments and macrofaunal interactions. Lincoln, New Zealand: Earthquake effects on rivers and the estuary in Christchurch, 26-26 Apr 2012
  • Skilton J., Zeldis J. and Schiel DR. (2012) Estuarine, ecosystem responses to massive earthquake-driven change. Hobart, Australia: Australian Marine Sciences Association and New Zealand Marine Sciences Society Joint Conference, 1-5 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. Plymouth, UK: 9th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun-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. Christchurch, New Zealand: Annual Biological Conference, 19-19 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. Yeosu, Korea: 6th Asian Pacific Phycological Forum, 9-14 Oct 2011
  • Callander DC. and Schiel DR. (2011) A tale of two species: Physiological adaptations of mussels to environmental stress. Vancouver, WA, USA: Western Society of Naturalists, 10-13 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. Brisbane, Australia: Australian Society for Limnology Annual Congress with New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society, 26-30 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. Christchurch, New Zealand: Annual Biology Conference, 19-19 Oct 2011
  • Lilley S. and Schiel DR. (2011) The effects of non-random species loss on spatial and temporal biodiversity in intertidal algal communities. Auckland, New Zealand: 25th International Congress for Conservation Biology, 5-9 Dec 2011
  • Lilley S. and Schiel DR. (2011) The space-time continuum of biodiversity following non-random species loss in intertidal algal communities. Plymouth, England: 9th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun-1 Jul 2011
  • Schiel DR. (2011) Fractured connectivity in a changing wave environment: Consequences for algal settlement following diffuse and local impacts. Plymouth, UK: 9th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun-1 Jul 2011
  • Schiel DR. (2011) Marine ecology relating to river mouths. University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand: River Mouths Workshop: Sustainability performance for River Mouths, 29-29 Nov 2011
  • Skilton J. and Schiel DR. (2011) Cataclysmic Earthquake Events: Ecological Consequences for Christchurch's Avon-Heathcote Estuary. Christchurch, New Zealand: Annual Biology Conference, 19-19 Oct 2011
  • South PM. and Schiel DR. (2011) Do sweat the small stuff: Why we should pay attention to "rare" species in biodiversity studies. Auckland, New Zealand: 25th International Congress for Conservation Biology, 5-9 Dec 2011
  • South PM. and Schiel DR. (2011) Impacts on diversity of intertidal algal communities: why is it common to be rare? Plymouth, UK: 9th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun-1 Jul 2011
  • Tait L. and Schiel DR. (2011) Ecosystem function in macroalgal assemblages: why canopy layering and assemblage structure matters. Plymouth, UK: 9th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun-1 Jul 2011
  • Alestra T. and Schiel DR. (2010) Patterns of biodiversity along a tidal gradient: deciphering functional roles in biodiversity. Wellington, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 7-9 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. Wellington, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society Conference, 7-9 Jul 2010
  • Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2010) Population sinks for diadromous fish from multiple stressors in the coastal margins of New Zealand. Santa Fe, NM, USA: American Society of Limnology and Oceanography and North American Benthological Society Joint Conference, 6-11 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. Christchurch, New Zealand: New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society Conference, 22-26 Nov 2010
  • Nutsford S., Schiel DR. and Willis K. (2010) A weak invader: assessing propagule pressure in an invasive species with stagnant growth. Wellington, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 7-9 Jul 2010
  • Schiel DR. (2010) Managing diversity on rocky shores: what do we mean, how is it partitioned in space and time? San Diego, CA, USA: Western Society of Naturalists, 11-14 Nov 2010
  • Schiel DR. (2010) Multiple stressors on rocky shores: Asymmetrical biotic responses, feedbacks and the loss of resilience along gradients. Santa Fe, NM, USA: American Society of Limnology and Oceanography and North American Benthological Society Joint Conference, 6-11 Jun 2010
  • Schiel DR. (2010) Multiple stressors on rocky shores: asymmetrical biotic responses, feedbacks and the loss of resilience along gradients. Santa Fe, NM, USA: American Society of Limnology and Oceanography, 6-11 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. Wellington, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 7-9 Jul 2010
  • Schiel DR. and Lilley S. (2010) What do we mean by diversity? Partitioning diversity across space and time. Wellington, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 7-9 Jul 2010
  • Skilton J., Schiel DR. and Zeldis J. (2010) Food, Flux and Fauna: Recovery of a Eutrophic Estuary. Christchurch, New Zealand: Annual Biology Conference, 26-26 Oct 2010
  • Skilton J., Schiel DR. and Zeldis J. (2010) Food, Flux and Fauna: Recovery of a Eutrophic Estuary. Wellington, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 7-9 Jul 2010
  • South P. and Schiel DR. (2010) Change on rocky shores: who's in the driving seat? Wellington, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 7-9 Jul 2010
  • Tait L. and Schiel DR. (2010) Ecological time travel: Using chronosequences to understand the long term impacts of disturbance on intertidal macroalgae. Wellington, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 7-9 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. Wellington, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 7-9 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. Adelaide, Australia: 8th International Temperate Reef Symposium (ITRS 2009), 12-16 Jan 2009
  • Callander DC., Song J., Jameson PE. and Schiel DR. (2009) Here Comes the Sun: physiological stress of changing seasons. Christchurch, New Zealand: Annual Biology Conference, 22-22 Oct 2009
  • Callander DC., Song J., Jameson PE. and Schiel DR. (2009) Mussel Stress: physiological responses when the tide goes out. Auckland, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and New Zealand Meteorological Society, 2-4 Sep 2009
  • Callander DC., Song J., Jameson PE. and Schiel DR. (2009) Mussels in Distress: gene expression and environmental stress. Tautuku, New Zealand: 12th Annual New Zealand Molecular Ecology, 1-1 Nov 2009
  • Foster MS. and Schiel DR. (2009) Losing Ground under Tony's Tree. Adelaide, Australia: 8th International Temperate Reef Symposium, 12-16 Jan 2009
  • Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2009) Attractive sinks' detract from spawning success: Degraded habitats reduce egg production of whitebait in major rivers. Auckland, New Zealand: Joint conference of the New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and the Meterological Society of New Zealand, 2-4 Sep 2009
  • Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2009) Habitat degradation reduces egg production in inanga: Are major rivers 'attractive sinks'? Whangarei, New Zealand: New Zealand Hydrological and Freshwater Sciences Societies Joint Conference, 23-27 Nov 2009
  • Hickford MJH., O'Connell KO. and Schiel DR. (2009) Artificial spawning substrata: Egg-straw-dinary new habitats for inanga? Whangarei, New Zealand: New Zealand Hydrological and Freshwater Sciences Societies Joint Conference, 23-27 Nov 2009
  • Hurley T. and Schiel DR. (2009) Sediment gradients, disturbance and community structure on rocky reefs in southern New Zealand. Adelaide, Australia: 8th International Temperate Reef Symposium (ITRS 2009), 12-16 Jan 2009
  • Hurley TD. and Schiel DR. (2009) Sedimental journeys in the intertidal zone: interactions with perennial benthic algae affect recruitment and diversity. Auckland, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and New Zealand Meterological Society, 2-4 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. Auckland, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences and New Zealand Meteorological Society, 2-4 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, 2-4 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. 8th International Temperate Reefs Symposium: Adelaide, Australia, 12-16 Jan 2009
  • O'Connell KO., Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2009) Egg-straw-dinary habitat: Artificial spawning substrata for a diadromous fish species. Auckland, New Zealand: Joint conference of the New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and the Meterological Society of New Zealand, 2-4 Sep 2009
  • Schiel DR. (2009) Ecosystem-based Management of coastal reefs: understanding diversity and function before trying to manage it. Auckland, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences and New Zealand Meteorological Society, 2-4 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? Adelaide, Australia: 8th International Temperate Reef Symposium (ITRS 2009), 12-16 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. Adelaide, Australia: 8th International Temperate Reef Symposium (ITRS 2009), 12-16 Jan 2009
  • South PM. and Schiel DR. (2009) Ephemeral in space and time: diversity following disturbance on the subtidal-intertidal fringe. Auckland, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences and New Zealand Meteorological Society, 2-4 Sep 2009
  • Tait LW. and Schiel DR. (2009) Shining some light on biodiversity-ecosystem function in benthic algal assemblages: diversity matters in primary production. Auckland, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences and New Zealand Meteorological Society, 2-4 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. Adelaide, Australia: 8th International Temperate Reef Symposium (ITRS 2009), 12-16 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. Adelaide, Australia: 8th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 12-16 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. Auckland, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and New Zealand Meterological Society, 2-4 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. Adelaide, Australia: 8th International Temperate Reef Symposium (ITRS 2009), 12-16 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. Christchurch, New Zealand: Annual Biology Conference, 22-22 Oct 2008
  • Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2008) Until the cows come home: Restoration of spawning habitat of diadromous fishes. Christchurch, New Zealand: Wai: Wetlands Symposium, 14-16 Feb 2008
  • Hickford MJH., Cagnon M. and Schiel DR. (2008) Of mice and men: Restoration of spawning habitat of inanga, Galaxias maculatus. Christchurch, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and Australian Marine Sciences Association Joint Conference, 6-10 Jul 2008
  • Hickford MJH., Cagnon M. and Schiel DR. (2008) Of mice and men: Restoration of spawning habitat of inanga, Galaxias maculatus. New Plymouth, New Zealand: New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society Conference 2008, 24-27 Nov 2008
  • Hurley TD. and Schiel DR. (2008) Gradients of sedimentation and disturbance influencing rocky shore community structure. Christchurch, New Zealand: Biological Sciences Masters Talks, 26-26 Sep 2008
  • Hurley TD. and Schiel DR. (2008) Interactions between coralline turfs and sediments affecting macroalgal community structure. Christchurch, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and Australian Marine Sciences Association, 7-10 Jul 2008
  • Schiel DR. (2008) Connecting the dots: early life stages of large brown seaweeds in dynamic coastal environments. Wellington, New Zealand: Vth Asian Pacific Phycological Forum, 10-14 Nov 2008
  • Schiel DR. (2008) Recovery and resilience along intertial gradients. Christchurch, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and Australian Marine Sciences Association, 7-10 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. Wellington, New Zealand: Vth Asian Pacific Phycological Forum, 10-14 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. Christchurch, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and Australian Marine Sciences Association, 7-10 Jul 2008
  • Tait LW. and Schiel DR. (2008) Productivity and diversity in natural assemblages: effects of non-random removal of species. Christchurch, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and Australian Marine Sciences Association, 7-10 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. Wellington, New Zealand: Vth Asian Pacific Phycological Forum, 10-14 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. Hamilton, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 28-30 Aug 2007
  • Hawes N. and Schiel DR. (2007) I get around: dispersal by macroalgae. Hamilton, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 28-30 Aug 2007
  • Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2007) Until the cows come home: Restoration of spawning habitat of diadromous fishes. Hamilton, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society Conference, 29-31 Aug 2007
  • O'Connell K., Schiel DR. and Lilley S. (2007) Recovery and resilience along intertidal gradients: Making wrong predictions for the right reasons. Hamilton, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 28-30 Aug 2007
  • Tait L. and Schiel DR. (2007) Macroalgal productivity: Single species and community productivity in the intertidal zone. Hamilton, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 28-30 Aug 2007
  • Taylor D., Delaux S., Stevens C., Nokes R. and Schiel DR. (2007) Buoyant Sticky Mucus: The Dispersal and Attachment of Fucoid Algae. Hamilton, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 28-30 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. Nelson, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 20-22 Sep 2006
  • Dunmore R. and Schiel DR. (2006) Hemispheric comparisons of factors that influence distributions of habitat-forming intertidal algae. Nelson, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 20-22 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. Nelson, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 20-22 Sep 2006
  • Goldstien SJ., Schiel DR. and Gemmell NJ. (2006) Inferring process from pattern: investigating marine dispersal barriers with molecular hypotheses. Santa Barbara, CA, USA: 7th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun-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. Santa Barbara, CA, USA: 7th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun-1 Jul 2006
  • Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2006) Sources and sinks: Loss of critical stage-specific habitats in a diadromous fish species. Nelson, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society Conference, 20-22 Sep 2006
  • Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2006) Sources and sinks: Loss of critical stage-specific habitats in a diadromous fish species. Santa Barbara, CA, USA: 7th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun-1 Jul 2006
  • Reynolds-Fleming JV. and Schiel DR. (2006) Lagrangian measures of larval transport and inference to behaviour for mussels in New Zealand. Santa Barbara, CA, USA: 7th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun-1 Jul 2006
  • Schiel DR. (2006) Ecology of some temperate reefs: what we think we know, where we might go. Santa Barbara, CA, USA: 7th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun-1 Jul 2006
  • Schiel DR. (2006) Rivets or bolts? When single species count in the function of temperate rocky reef communities. Nelson, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 20-22 Sep 2006
  • Seaward K. and Schiel DR. (2006) Recruitment of mussels on algal-dominated reefs: slow and steady does it. Nelson, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 20-22 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. Santa Barbara, CA, USA: 7th International Temperate Reefs Symposium, 26 Jun-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. Nelson, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 20-22 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.). Nelson, New Zealand: New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, 20-22 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. Savannah, GA, USA: Special Symposium: Expanding scales, expanding perspectives: New insights into marine ecosystem dynamics, 8 Aug 2003
  • 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. Cape Town, South Africa: Fifth International Temperate Reef Symposium, 1 Jan 2000
  • Schiel DR. (2000) Contrasting life histories and demographies of laminarian and fucalean algae. San Diego, CA, USA: The ecology and evolution of big brown algae, 1 Jul 2000
  • Schiel DR. and Dunmore RA. (2000) Settlement and dispersal of habitat-forming algae in New Zealand. Corvallis, Oregon: Settlement and dispersal of habitat-forming algae in New Zealand, 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). Cape Town, South Africa: Fifth International Temperate Reef Symposium, 1 Jan 2000
  • Schiel DR. and Taylor DI. (2000) Recruitment along exposure gradients in New Zealand rocky intertidal habitats. Corvallis, Oregon: PISCO (Partnership for Interdisciplinary Studies of Coastal Oceans) workshop, 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. Cape Town, South Africa: Fifth International Temperate Reef Symposium, 1 Jan 2000
  • Schiel DR. (1995) Effects of disturbance to intertidal assemblages in southern New Zealand. Sydney, Austrailia: THIRD INTERNATIONAL TEMPERATE REEF SYMPOSIUM, 1 Feb 1995
  • Schiel DR. (1994) Intertidal assemblages in southern New Zealand: position, perturbation, and persistence of patches. Monterey, CA, USA: WESTERN SOCIETY OF NATURALISTS, 1 Dec 1994
  • Schiel DR. (1992) Effects of density on growth and survival of larval paua, Haliotis iris. Auckland, New Zealand: INTERNATIONAL TEMPERATE REEF SYMPOSIUM, 1 Jan 1992
  • Schiel DR. and Foster MS. (1990) Restoring damaged kelp forests. Washington, DC, USA: NOAA SYMPOSIUM: RESTORING THE NATION'S COASTAL ENVIRONMENT, 1 Jan 1990
  • Schiel DR. (1989) The abalone fishery of New Zealand. La Paz, Mexico: INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON ABALONE, 1 Jan 1989
  • Schiel DR. (1988) A review of the structure and dynamics of kelp forests in New Zealand. Melbourne, Australia: XI INTERNATIONAL PHYCOLOGICAL CONGRESS, 1 Jan 1988
  • Foster MS. and Schiel DR. (1985) Are sea otters a keystone species in kelp communities. Monterey, CA, USA: THE EFFECTS OF SEA OTTERS ON NEARSHORE COMMUNITIES, 1 Jan 1985
  • Choat JH. and Schiel DR. (1981) The role of herbivores in marine systems. Sydney, Austrailia: XIII INTERNATIONAL BOTANICAL CONGRESS, 1 Jan 1981
  • Schiel DR. and Choat JH. (1981) The effects of density on marine algae in New Zealand. Sydney, Austrailia: XIII INTERNATIONAL BOTANICAL CONGRESS, 1 Jan 1981