David Schiel

Distinguished ProfessorDavid Schiel

Marine Ecology
Julius von Haast 245
Internal Phone: 95205


Research Interests

Research interests include marine intertidal and subtidal ecology and aquaculture.

Recent Publications

  • Armstrong BA., Moltchanova E., Hickford MJH. and Schiel DR. (2021) Comparing the performance of supervised classification methods on a multispecies fishery of post-larval galaxiids. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00288330.2021.1934488.
  • Orchard S. and Schiel DR. (2021) Enabling nature-based solutions for climate change on a peri-urban sandspit in Christchurch, New Zealand. Regional Environmental Change 21(3) http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10113-021-01791-1.
  • Orchard S. and Schiel DR. (2021) Whitebait conservation and protected areas at non-tidal rivermouths: Integrating biogeography and environmental controls on īnanga (Galaxias maculatus) spawning grounds. Pacific Conservation Biology http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/PC21004.
  • Schiel DR., Gerrity S., Orchard S., Alestra T., Dunmore RA., Falconer T., Thomsen MS. and Tait LW. (2021) Cataclysmic Disturbances to an Intertidal Ecosystem: Loss of Ecological Infrastructure Slows Recovery of Biogenic Habitats and Diversity. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 9 http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fevo.2021.767548.
  • Tait LW., Orchard S. and Schiel DR. (2021) Missing the forest and the trees: Utility, limits and caveats for drone imaging of coastal marine ecosystems. Remote Sensing 13(16) http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/rs13163136.