Publications

Schuchert, P., Kregting, L., Pritchard D. W., Savidge G., Elsäßer B. 2018. Using Coupled Hydrodynamic Biogeochemical Models to Predict the Effects of Tidal Turbine Arrays on Phytoplankton Dynamics. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, 6:2 58.

Pritchard, D. W., Paterson, R. A., Bovy, H. C. and Barrios-O’Neill, D. 2017. FRAIR: an R package for fitting and comparing consumer functional responses. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 8:11 1528-1534.

Desmond, M.J., Pritchard, D.W., and Hepburn, C.D. 2017. Light dose versus rate of delivery: implications for macroalgal productivity. Photosynthesis Research, 132:3 257–264.

Brownstein, G., Johns, C., Fletcher, A., Pritchard, D.W., and Erskine, P. D. 2015. Ecotones as indicators: boundary properties in wetland-woodland transition zones. Community Ecology, 16: 235-243.

Desmond, M.J., Pritchard, D.W., and Hepburn, C.D. 2015. Light Limitation within Southern New Zealand Kelp Forest Communities. PLOS ONE, 10:e0123676.

Pritchard D.W., Hurd C.L., Beardall J., Hepburn C.D. 2015. Restricted use of nitrate and a strong preference for ammonium reflects the nitrogen ecophysiology of a light-limited red alga. Journal of Phycology, 51:2 277-287.

Paterson R.A., Dick J.T.A., Pritchard D.W., Ennis M., Hatcher M.J., Dunn A.M. 2015. Predicting invasive species impacts: a community module functional response approach reveals context dependencies. Journal of Animal Ecology, 84:2 453-463.

Brownstein G., Lee W.G., Pritchard D.W., Wilson J.B. 2014. Turf wars: experimental tests for alternative stable states in a two-phase coastal ecosystem. Ecology, 95: 411-424.

Savidge G., Ainsworth D., Bearhop S., Christen N., Elsäßer B., Fortune F., Inger R., Kennedy R., McRobert A., Plummer K.E., Pritchard D.W., Sparling C.E., Whittaker T.J.T. 2014. Strangford Lough and the SeaGen tidal turbine. In: M.A. Shields and A. Payne [eds.]. Marine Renewable Energy Technology and Environmental Interactions. Springer, Dordrecht. pp. 153-172.

Pritchard D.W., Savidge G., Elsäßer B. 2013. Coupled hydrodynamic and wastewater plume models of Belfast Lough, Northern Ireland: A predictive tool for future ecological studies. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 77:1-2 290-299.

Pritchard D.W., Hurd C.L., Beardall J., Hepburn C.D. 2013. Survival in low light: Photosynthesis and growth of a red alga in relation to measured in situ irradiance. Journal of Phycology, 49:5 867-879.

Paterson R.A., Pritchard D.W., Dick J.T.A., Alexander M.E, Hatcher M.J., Dunn A.M. 2013. Predator cue studies reveal strong trait-mediated effects in communities despite variation in experimental designs. Animal Behaviour, 86:6 1301-1313.

Cornwall C.E., Hepburn C.D., Pritchard D.W., Currie K.I., McGraw C.M., Hunter K.A., Hurd C.L. 2012. Carbon-use strategies in macroalgae: Differential responses to lowered pH and implications for ocean acidification. Journal of Phycology, 48: 137-144.

Hepburn C.D., Pritchard D.W., Cornwall C.E., McLeod R.J., Beardall J., Raven J.A., Hurd C.L. 2011. Diversity of carbon use strategies in a kelp forest community: implications for a high CO~2~ ocean. Global Change Biology, 17: 2488-2497.

Richards D.K., Hurd C.L., Pritchard D.W., Wing S.R., Hepburn C.D. 2011. Photosynthetic response of monospecific macroalgal stands to density. Aquatic Biology, 13: 41-49.

Peer Reviewed Conference Proceedings

Kramer, S. C., Piggott, M. D., Hill, J., Kregting, L., Pritchard, D., Elsäßer, B. 2014. The modelling of tidal turbine farms using multi-scale, unstructured mesh models. Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Environmental Interactions of Marine Renewable Energy Technologies.

PhD Thesis

The ecophysiology of the deep-water macroalga Anotrichium crinitum (Kützing) Baldock. November 2011. PhD Thesis, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand. Abstract available online. Full text available on request.