Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua

Robert Holdaway

Robert Holdaway
Position: Research Associate
Team: Ecosystems & Global Change
Location: Lincoln
P.O. Box 69040
Lincoln 7640
Fax: +64 3 321 9998

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Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Cambridge
    PhD Forest Ecology
    2010
  • Canterbury
    BSc (Hons)
    2005

Publications

Publications

  • Holdaway RJ, Easdale TA, Carswell FE, Richardson SJ, Peltzer DA, Mason NWH, Brandon AM, Coomes DA 2017. Nationally representative plot network reveals contrasting drivers of net biomass change in secondary and old-growth forests. Ecosystems 20(5): 944-959. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10021-016-0084-x (Journal Article, 2017)
  • Holdaway RJ, Wood JR, Dickie IA, Orwin KH, Bellingham PJ, Richardson SJ, Lyver POB, Timoti P, Buckley TR 2017. Using DNA metabarcoding to assess New Zealand’s terrestrial biodiversity. New Zealand Journal of Ecology 41(2): 251-262. https://doi.org/10.20417/nzjecol.41.28 (Journal Article, 2017)
  • Orwin KH, Dickie IA, Wood JR, Bonner KI, Holdaway RJ 2016. Soil microbial community structure explains the resistance of respiration to a dry-rewet cycle, but not soil functioning under static conditions. Functional Ecology 30(8): 1430-1439. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2435.12610 (Journal Article, 2016)
  • Coomes DA, Flores O, Holdaway R, Jucker T, Lines ER, Vanderwel MC 2014. Wood production response to climate change will depend critically on forest composition and structure. Global Change Biology 20(12): 3632-3645. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/gcb.12622 (Journal Article, 2014)
  • Keith DA, Rodríguez JP, Rodríguez-Clark KM, Nicholson E, Aapala K, Alonso A, Asmussen M, Bachman S, Basset A, Barrow EG, Benson JS, Bishop MJ, Bonifacio R, Brooks TM, Burgman MA, Comer P, Comín FA, Essl F, Faber-Langendoen D, Fairweather PG, Holdaway RJ, Jennings M, Kingsford RT, Lester RE, Nally RM, McCarthy MA, Moat J, Oliveira-Miranda MA, Pisanu P, Poulin B, Regan TJ, Riecken U, Spalding MD, Zambrano-Martínez S 2013. Scientific foundations for an IUCN Red List of ecosystems. PLoS ONE 8(5): e62111. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0062111 (Journal Article, 2013)
  • Coomes DA, Holdaway RJ, Kobe RK, Lines ER, Allen RB 2012. A general integrative framework for modelling woody biomass production and carbon sequestration rates in forests. Journal of Ecology 100(1): 42-64. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2745.2011.01920.x (Journal Article, 2012)
  • Holdaway RJ, Burrows LE, Carswell FE, Marburg AE 2012. Potential for invasive mammalian herbivore control to result in measurable carbon gains. New Zealand Journal of Ecology 36(2): 252-264. http://www.newzealandecology.org/nzje/3020 (Journal Article, 2012)
  • Holdaway RJ, Wiser SK, Williams PA 2012. Status assessment of New Zealand's naturally uncommon ecosystems. Conservation biology 26(4): 619-629. (Journal Article, 2012)
  • Dickie IA, Holdaway RJ 2011. Podocarp roots, mycorrhizas, and nodules. In: Turner BL, Cernusak LA ed. Ecology of the Podocarpaceae in Tropical Forests. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany. 95. Washington, D.C., Smithsonian Institution. Pp. 175-187. http://hdl.handle.net/10088/17184 (Book Section, 2011)
  • Holdaway RJ, Wiser SK, Smale MC, Clarkson BR, Williams PA 2011. The threat status of New Zealand's naturally uncommon ecosystems. Proceedings: 25th International Congress for Conservation Biology (ICCB): "Engaging Society in Conservation", Auckland, 5-9th December 2011. Pp. p. 81. http://www.conbio.org/Activities/Meetings/2011/program/ICCB2011_Programme_web.pdf (Conference Proceedings, 2011)
  • Holdaway RJ, Richardson SJ, Dickie IA, Peltzer DA, Coomes DA 2011. Species- and community-level patterns in fine root traits along a 120 000-year soil chronosequence in temperate rain forest. Journal of Ecology 99(4): 954-963. <Go to ISI>://WOS:000292419800008 (Journal Article, 2011)
  • Holdaway, R.J.; Sparrow, A.D.; Coomes, D.A. 2010. Trends in entropy production during ecosystem development in the Amazon Basin. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B 365:1437-1447; doi:10.1098/rstb.2009.0298 (Journal Article, 2010)

Skills

Skills

  • Ecological Systems
  • Ecosystems Modelling
  • Plant Ecology
  • Vegetation and Climate Change