Helen Warburton

Lecturer (Teaching and Administration Only)Helen Warburton

Freshwater Ecology
Julius von Haast Rm 331
Internal Phone: 95212


Research Interests

My research focuses on understanding the structure and dynamics of communities with the aim of testing and developing ecological theory that is fundamental for the effective management of ecosystems.

Recent Publications

  • Barrett IC., McIntosh AR., Febria CM. and Warburton HJ. (2021) Negative resistance and resilience: Biotic mechanisms underpin delayed biological recovery in stream restoration. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 288(1947) http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2021.0354.
  • Fraley KM., Warburton HJ., Jellyman PG., Kelly D. and McIntosh AR. (2021) The influence of pastoral and native forest land cover, flooding disturbance, and stream size on the trophic ecology of New Zealand streams. Austral Ecology 46(5): 833-846. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/aec.13028.
  • Meijer CG., Warburton HJ. and McIntosh AR. (2021) Disentangling the multiple effects of stream drying and riparian canopy cover on the trophic ecology of a highly threatened fish. Freshwater Biology 66(1): 102-113. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/fwb.13620.
  • Moore TP., Febria CM., McIntosh AR., Warburton HJ. and Harding JS. (2021) Benthic Invertebrate Indices Show No Response to High Nitrate-Nitrogen in Lowland Agricultural Streams. Water, Air, and Soil Pollution 232(7) http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11270-021-05169-1.
  • White BE., McIntosh AR., Febria CM. and Warburton HJ. (2021) The potential role of biotic interactions in stream restoration. Restoration Ecology 29(5) http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/rec.13396.