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Schiel, D. R., Gerrity, S., Orchard, S., Alestra, T., Dunmore, R. A., Falconer, T., . . . Tait, L. W. (2021). Cataclysmic disturbances to an intertidal ecosystem: loss of ecological infrastructure slows recovery of biogenic habitats and diversity. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 9(827).

Thomsen, M. S., Mondardini, L., Thoral, F., Gerber, D., Montie, S., South, P. M., . . . Schiel, D. R. (2021). Cascading impacts of earthquakes and extreme heatwaves have destroyed populations of an iconic marine foundation species. Diversity and Distributions, 27(12), 2369-2383.

Tait, L. W., Orchard, S., & Schiel, D. R. (2021). Missing the forest and the trees: utility, limits and caveats for drone imaging of coastal marine ecosystems. Remote Sensing, 13(16), 3136.

Alestra, T., Gerrity, S., Dunmore, R. A., Crossett, D., Orchard, S., & Schiel, D. R. (2021). Rocky reef impacts of the 2016 Kaikōura earthquake: Extended monitoring of nearshore habitats and communities to 3.5 years. New Zealand Aquatic Environment and Biodiversity Report No. 253. Report prepared for the Ministry for Primary Industries. 46pp.

Orchard, S., Fischman, H. S., Gerrity, S., Alestra, T., Dunmore, R., & Schiel, D. R. (2021). Threshold effects of relative sea-Level change in intertidal ecosystems: empirical evidence from earthquake-induced uplift on a rocky coast. GeoHazards, 2(4), 302-320.

Orchard, S., & Schiel, D. R. (2021). Whitebait conservation and protected areas at non-tidal rivermouths: integrating biogeography and environmental controls on īnanga (Galaxias maculatus) spawning grounds. Pacific Conservation Biology.

Gerrity, S., Alestra, T., Fischman, H. S., & Schiel, D. R. (2020). Earthquake effects on abalone habitats and populations in southern New Zealand. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 656, 153-161.

Orchard, S., Falconer, T., Fischman, H., & Schiel, D. R. (2020). Beach dynamics and recreational access changes on an earthquake-uplifted coast. Report prepared for Marlborough District Council. ISBN 978-0-473-54390-7 (Print), ISBN 978-0-473-54392-1 (Online). 42pp. Available online from

Orchard, S. (2020). Recreational activities on earthquake-affected beaches in Marlborough. University of Canterbury Marine Ecology Research Group. 5pp. Available from

Schiel, D. R., Alestra, T., Gerrity, S., Orchard, S., Dunmore, R., Pirker, J., . . . Thomsen, M. (2019). The Kaikōura earthquake in southern New Zealand: loss of connectivity of marine communities and the necessity of a cross‐ecosystem perspective. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 29(9), 1520-1534.