Technical and Research publications


2017

Positive indirect interactions in marine herbivores and algae

Publication details: In V. Shield (Eds) Herbivore. ISBN 978-953-51-4901-9

Author/s: Bell, J. E. and Williamson, J. E.

Published: 2017

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2016

New Zealand fairy tern (Sternula nereis davisae) foraging observations at Te Arai Stream

Publication details: Notornis 63: 42-45

Author/s: Jeffries, D.; Bull, L.S.; Lagnaz, E.; Pulham, G.; Wilson, D.; Wilson, P.

Published: 2016

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2015

Monitoring the environmental effect of a major roading project on an adjacent marine reserve

Publication details: Australasian Coast and Ports Conference

Author/s: Bell, J. E. and Don, G.

Published: 2015

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2014

Facilitation cascade maintains a kelp community

Publication details: Marine Ecology Progress Series, 501, 1-10. (Feature Article).

Author/s: Bell, J. E., Bishop, M. J., Taylor, R. B. and Williamson, J. E.

Published: 2014

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Urchin Mediated Positive Interactions

Publication details: PhD Thesis, Macquarie University.

Author/s: Bell, J. E.

Published: 2014

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2013

Robust age and growth parameters for three heavily exploited shark species off temperate eastern Australia

Publication details: ICES Journal of Marine Science, 79, 3, 559-573

Author/s: Geraghty, P. T., Macbeth, W. G., Harry, A. V., Bell, J. E., Yerman, M. N. and Williamson, J. E.

Published: 2013

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Post-construction avian mortality monitoring at Project West Wind

Publication details: NZ Journal of Zoology,40:28-46

Author/s: Bull, L.S.; Fuller, A.; Sim, D.

Published: 2013

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2012

The role of visual and chemical cues in host detection by the symbiotic shrimp Gnathophylloides mineri

Publication details: Journal of Experimental Marine Ecology and Biology 414-415, 38-43.

Author/s: Williamson, J. E., Gleeson, C., Bell, J. E. and Vaitilingon, D.

Published: 2012

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Island prioritization for invasive rodent eradications with an emphasis on reinvasion risk

Publication details: Biological Invasions, 14:1251–1263

Author/s: Harris, D.B.; Gregory, S.D.; Bull, L.S.; Courchamp, F.

Published: 2012

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Distinctive aquatic assemblages in waterfilled tree holes: a novel component of freshwater biodiversity in New Zealand temperate rainforests

Publication details: Insect Conservation and Diversity 5: 202-212

Author/s: Tanya J. Blakely, Jon S. Harding, and Raphael K. Didham

Published: 2012

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Effects of environmental gradients on the distribution of harpacticoid copepods in an intertidal flat, Portobello Bay, Otago Harbour, New Zealand

Publication details: New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research

Author/s: Stringer, T; Korsman, J, Peralta, G; Keesing, V; Tremblay, L, Glover, C.

Published: 2012

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Development of an endemic harpacticoid copepod bioassay for estuarine sediments: selection of species and relative sensitivity to zinc, atrazine and phenanthrene

Publication details: Accepted for publication in Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety

Author/s: Tristan J. Stringer, Chris N. Glover, Dr Vaughan Keesing, Grant Northcott, and Louis A. Tremblay

Published: 2012

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Horizontal and vertical structuring in the dispersal of adult aquatic insects in a fragmented landscape

Publication details: Fundamental and Applied Limnology 180: 27-40

Author/s: Didham, Blakely et al.

Published: 2012

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2010

Landscape and Ecology Values within Stormwater Management

Publication details: Auckland Regional Council Technical Report TR2009/083

Author/s: Lewis, M.; Simcock, R.; Davidson, G.; Bull, L.S.

Published: 2010

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Disentangling the mechanistic drivers of ecosystem-size effects on species diversity

Publication details: Journal of Animal Ecology 79: 1204-1214.

Author/s: Tanya J. Blakely and Raphael K. Didham

Published: 2010

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Container-inhabiting Monopelopia larvae (Diptera: Chironomidae: Tanypodinae) newly recorded in New Zealand

Publication details: New Zealand Entomologist 33: 38-42

Author/s: Tanya J. Blakely, Peter S. Cranston, Michael J Winterbourn

Published: 2010

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2009

New mitigation measures reducing seabird bycatch in trawl fisheries

Publication details: Fish & Fisheries 10: 408-427

Author/s: Bull, L.S.

Published: 2009

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Management of Interacting Invasives: Ecosystem Approaches

Publication details: Invasive Species Management: A Handbook of Principles and Techniques, Williams, P.A. & M. Clout (eds). Oxford University Press. Pp 232-247

Author/s: Bull, L.S.; Courchamp, F.

Published: 2009

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2008

Use of Cabbage Tree Bay Aquatic Reserve

Publication details: NSW Aquatic Protected Areas Section, Department of Environment and Climate Change. ISBN 978 1 74232 009 0

Author/s: Bell, J. E.

Published: 2008

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Papakura Stream Assessment & Management Study

Publication details: Auckland Regional Council Technical Report TR 2008/014

Author/s: Bull, L.S.; Sides, E.; Lewis, M.; Wilson-Zandvoort, K.; Stephenson, T.; Ruffell, J.; Steer, J.; de Luca, S.; Slaven, D.

Published: 2008

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The abundance, distribution and structural characteristics of tree-holes in Nothofagus forest, New Zealand

Publication details: Austral Ecology 33: 963-974.

Author/s: Tanya J. Blakely, Phillip G Jellyman, Robert J Holdaway, Laura Young, Ben Burrows, Patrick Duncan, Daniel Thirkettle, Jamie Simpson, Robert M. Ewers and Raphael K. Didham

Published: 2008

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Toxicity of estuarine sediments using a full life-cycle bioassay with the marine copepod Robertsonia propinqua

Publication details: Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 08/2008; 70(3):469-74.

Author/s: Lisa A Hack, Louis A Tremblay, Steve D Wratten, Guy Forrester, Dr Vaughan Keesing

Published: 2008

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Allometry in the Puffinus shearwater genus

Publication details: Marine Ornithology, 36: 53-57

Author/s: Haywood, J.; Bull, L.S.

Published: 2008

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Tree holes in a mixed broad-leaf–podocarp rain forest, New Zealand

Publication details: New Zealand Journal of Ecology 32: 197-208

Author/s: Tanya J. Blakely and Raphael K. Didham

Published: 2008

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2007

Reducing seabird bycatch in longline, trawl and gillnet fisheries

Publication details: Fish & Fisheries, 8: 31-56

Author/s: Bull, L.S.

Published: 2007

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New Zealand Threat Classification System lists-2005

Publication details: DOC stand-alone publication 236, Department of Conservation, Wellington, 194p

Author/s: Hitchmough, R.; Bull, L.S.; Cromarty, P.

Published: 2007

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Attempting to manage complex predator-prey interactions fails to avert imminent extinction of a threatened New Zealand skink population

Publication details: Journal of Wildlife Management, 71: 1576-1584

Author/s: Hoare, J.M.; Adams, L.; Bull, L.S.; Towns, D.R.

Published: 2007

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Can bans stimulate wildlife trade?

Publication details: Nature, 447: 529-530.

Author/s: Rivalan, P.; Delmas, V.; Angulo, E.; Bull, L.S.; Hall, R.J.; Courchamp, F.; Rosser, A.M.; Leader-Williams, N.

Published: 2007

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Benthic meiofauna community composition at polluted and non-polluted sites in New Zealand intertidal environments

Publication details: Marine Pollution Bulletin (impact factor: 2.5). 12/2007; 54(11):1801-12

Author/s: Lisa A Hack, Louis A Tremblay, Steve D Wratten, Alison Lister, Dr Vaughan Keesing

Published: 2007

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A review of methodologies for mitigating incidental catch of seabirds in New Zealand fisheries

Publication details: DOC Research & Development Series 263, Department of Conservation, Wellington. 57p.

Author/s: Bull, L.S.

Published: 2007

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2006

Barriers to the recovery of aquatic insect communities in urban streams

Publication details: Freshwater Biology 51: 1634-1645.

Author/s: Blakely et al.

Published: 2006

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Influence of migratory behaviour on morphology and breeding biology of shearwater Puffinus species

Publication details: Marine Ornithology 34: 25-31

Author/s: Bull, L.S.

Published: 2006

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Rarity value and species extinction: The Anthropogenic Allee Effect

Publication details: PLoS Biology 4: e415. DOI: 10. 1371/journal.pbio.0040415

Author/s: Courchamp, F.; Angulo, E.; Rivalan, P.; Hall, R.J.; Signoret, L.; Bull, L.; Meinard, Y.

Published: 2006

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Vertical stratification in the spatial distribution of the beech scale insect (Ultracoelostoma assimile) in Nothofagus tree canopies in New Zealand

Publication details: Ecological Entomology 31: 185-195.

Author/s: Carl W. Wardhaugh, Tanya J. Blakely, Hamish Grieg, Paul D. Morris, Annabel Barnden, Sarah Rickard, Basil Atkinson, Laura L. Fagan, Robert M. Ewers and Raphael K. Didham

Published: 2006

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Geographic variation in the shearwater Puffinus pacificus

Publication details: Emu 106: 233-243

Author/s: Bull, L.S.

Published: 2006

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2005

Longitudinal patterns in benthic communities in an urban stream under restoration

Publication details: New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater

Author/s: Blakely and Harding

Published: 2005

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Patterns of size variation in the shearwater genus Puffinus

Publication details: Marine Ornithology 33: 27-39.

Author/s: Bull, L.S.; Bell, B.D.; Pledger, S.

Published: 2005

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2003

Components of phenotypic variation in the morphometrics of shearwater (Puffinus) species

Publication details: Ibis 146: 38–45.

Author/s: Bull, L.S.; Haywood, J.; Pledger, S.

Published: 2003

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2002

Abundance and breeding habitat on noddies and white terns on a relatively unmodified island in the Kingdom of Tonga

Publication details: Emu 102: 373–376.

Author/s: Bull, L.S.; McConkey, K.R.; Tonga, F.

Published: 2002

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2001

The trophic structure of the arthropod assemblage on kawakawa, a New Zealand understory tree

Publication details: Entomologists’ Monthly Magazine 137: 173-178.

Author/s: Hodge S, Frampton C, Marris JWM, Keesing VF, Vink CJ.

Published: 2001

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2000

Abundance and polymorph frequency of Philaenus spumarius (L.) (Hem., Homoptera, Auchenorrhycha) on crops in the Selwyn District, Canterbury, New Zealand

Publication details: Entomologist’s Monthly Magazine, vol 136, July 2000

Author/s: Hodge, S. & Keesing, V.

Published: 2000

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Factors influencing little penguin (Eudyptula minor) egg success on Matiu-Somes Island, New Zealand

Publication details: Emu 100: 199–204.

Author/s: Bull, L.S.

Published: 2000

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Leaf damage does not affect leaf loss or chlorophyll content in the New Zealand pepper tree, kawakawa (Macropiper excelsa)

Publication details: New Zealand Journal of Ecology, vol 24(1), 2000

Author/s: Hodge, S.& Keesing, V., Wratten, S.

Published: 2000

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Fidelity and breeding success of the blue penguin (Eudyptula minor) on Matiu-Somes Island, New Zealand

Publication details: NZ Journal of Zoology 27: 291–298.

Author/s: Bull, L.S.

Published: 2000

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Patterns of Bioactivity and Herbivory on Nothofagus species from Chile and New Zealand

Publication details: Journal of Chemical Ecology. Vol 26, No. 1, 2000

Author/s: Russell, G.,Bowers, W.S., Keesing, V., Niemeyer, Sevenet, T., Vasanthaverni.S & Wratten, S.

Published: 2000

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1998

Herbivore damage and leaf loss in the New Zealand pepper tree ('kawakawa', Macropiper excelsum, Piperaceae)

Publication details: New Zealand Journal of Ecology 01/1998; 22:173-180

Author/s: S. Hodge, V. Keesing, S.D. Wratten, G.L. Lovei, J. Palmer, T. Cilgi

Published: 1998

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Indigenous invertebrate components in ecological restoration in agricultural landscapes

Publication details: New Zealand Journal of Ecology New Zealand Journal of Ecology 22(1) 99-104.

Author/s: Keesing, V. & Wratten, S.D.

Published: 1998

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Herbivore damage and leaf loss in the New Zealand pepper tree ('kawakawa', Macropiper excelsum, Piperaceae)

Publication details: New Zealand Journal of Ecology 01/1998; 22:173-180

Author/s: Hodge, S.; Keesing, V.; Wratten, S.D.; Lövei, G.; Palmer, J. and Cilgi, T.

Published: 1998

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Tests for mate and nest fidelity in birds with application to little blue penguins (Eudyptula minor)

Publication details: Biometrics 54: 61–66

Author/s: Pledger, S.; Bullen, L.

Published: 1998

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Experimental restoration of indigenous vegetation in agricultural landscapes on the Canterbury Plains, New Zealand

Publication details: Symposium on restoring health & wealth of ecosystems. Abstract.

Author/s: Wratten S.D., Keesing V.P., Berry N.A.

Published: 1998

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1997

Integrating plant and insect conservation

Publication details: Plant Genetic Conservation: the in situ approach. Chapman & Hall, pp 220 - 235. 446 pages.

Author/s: Keesing, V. & Wratten, S.D.

Published: 1997

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1996

The effects of management practices on invertebrate community composition in West Coast beech (Nothofagus) Forests

Publication details: 59 pp. Timberlands West Coast Ltd.

Author/s: Evans, A.; Keesing, V. & Frampton, C.

Published: 1996

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Insects, the forgotten fauna

Publication details: The Green Monitor, issue No. 8, October. Timberlands West Coast Limited. 3 pages.

Author/s: Evans, A.; Keesing, V.

Published: 1996

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1995

Impacts of invasion on community structure: habitat and invertebrate assemblage responses to Calluna vulgaris (L) Hull invasion, Tongariro National Park, New Zealand.

Publication details: PhD thesis, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand. 206 p.

Author/s: Keesing, V.F.

Published: 1995

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1993

The likely impacts of insect predators on the bio-control agent Lochmaea suturalis

Publication details: Proceedings of the second Heather control workshop, Turangi 19-21 August 1993. Williams, K. & Keys, H. (eds). Tongariro/Taupo Conservancy, Technical series N0. 1

Author/s: Keesing, V.F.

Published: 1993

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1992

The impact of introduced heather on invertebrate fauna: implications for biological control

Publication details: Biological control of weeds. E.S. Delfosse & R.R.Scott (eds). Proceedings of the Eighth International Symposium on Biological Control of Weeds. Lincoln University (2-7 Feb.), Canterbury, New Zealand. pp 55. (Abstract, and poster paper)

Author/s: Keesing, V.F.

Published: 1992

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1990

The toxicity of four insecticides to the mite Hemisarcoptes coccophagus and its host scale Hemiberlesia lataniae

Publication details: Plant Protection conference. Proceedings of the NZ Weed and Pest Control Conference 43 (1990) 247-251.

Author/s: Keesing, V.F.

Published: 1990

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