ecological processes in marine benthic communities human impact on the marine environment recruitment and development in benthic communities temperate and sub-tropical ecology


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17 Dick Perry Avenue, Technology Park, Western Precinct, Kensington WA 6151, Australia
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Profile

Research Scientist (Temperate), Marine Science Program.


Expertise

  • Recruitment and community dynamics of benthic fauna
  • Surveying benthic fauna
  • Establishing long-term monitoring programs
  • Community-level analyses

Brief CV

Academic Qualifications

  • BSc (Hons) University of New England, 1997
  • PhD University of New England, 2006

Publications (56)

Departmental Publications (56)

Found 56 items

2016

Kendrick A, Huisman J, Rule M (2016). The bountiful baler. Landscope 32(2), pp. 40–41

Kendrick A, Rule M, Hyndes G, Lavery P (2016). Bivalve molluscs of Walpole and Nornalup Inlets Marine Park. Available at https://www.dpaw.wa.gov.au/about-us/science-and-research/publications-resources/111-science-division-information-sheets. 86, 2 p.

Kendrick A, Wilson S, Friedman K, Waples K, Whiting S, Holmes T et al. [Rule M, Halford A] (2016). Strategic marine ecological research priorities for CALM Act marine parks and reserves 2016-2021. Conservation Science Western Australia 10, pp. 1–15

2015

Huisman JM, Kendrick AJ, Rule MJ (2015). Mangrove-associated macroalgae and cyanobacteria in Shark Bay, Western Australia. Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia 98, pp. 45–68

Kendrick AJ, Rule MJ, Lavery PS, Hyndes GA (2015). Spatial and temporal patterns in the distribution of large bivalves in a permanently open, temperate estuary: implications for management. Marine and Freshwater Research 66, pp. 41–49

Rule MJ (2015). A survey of selected seagrass meadows in Cockburn Sound, Owen Anchorage and Warnbro Sound. Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. 37 p.

Rule MJ, Murray K, Holley D (2015). Climate-related declines in the extent of seagrasses in the Shark Bay World Heritage Area. World Heritage Connect 5, p. 9

2014

Kendrick A, Rule M (2014). The last lighthouse. Landscope 29(4), pp. 46–48

Kendrick AJ, Rule MJ (2014). An annotated checklist of intertidal reef invertebrates from Marmion and Shoalwater Islands marine parks. Conservation Science Western Australia 9, pp. 201–213

Mohring MB, Rule MJ (2014). A survey of selected seagrass meadows in Cockburn Sound, Owen Anchorage and Warnbro Sound. Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. 65 p.

Rule M, Kendrick A, Holley D (2014). Spatial variation in the morphology of monospecific stands of the western white mangrove Avicennia marina var. marina in Shark Bay Marine Park. Conservation Science Western Australia 9, pp. 215–225

2013

Kendrick A, Rule M (2013). Platforms and boulders: intertidal reefs of Ngari Capes Marine Park. Landscope 28(4), pp. 6–8

Kendrick A, Rule M, Huisman J (2013). Cities in the sand: benthic invertebrates of Walpole and Nornalup Inlets Marine Park. Landscope 29(2), pp. 16–23

Mohring M, Rule M (2013). Long-term trends in the condition of seagrass meadows in Cockburn and Warnbro sounds: technical report to the Cockburn Sound Management Council. Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. 94 p.

Mohring MB, Kendrick GA, Wemberg T, Rule MJ, Vanderklift MA (2013). Environmental influences on kelp performance across the reproductive period: an ecological trade-off between gametophyte survival and growth?. PLoS One 8, pp. 1–10

Rule M (2013). Macroalgal and seagrass communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Montebello Islands Marine Park, Barrow Island Marine Park and Barrow Island Marine Management Area, 2011-2012 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 78–91

Rule M (2013). Macroalgal and seagrass communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Montebello Islands Marine Park, Barrow Island Marine Park and Barrow Island Marine Management Area, 2012-2013 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 102–121

Rule M (2013). Macroalgal communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Jurien Bay Marine Park, 2011-2012 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 29–37

Rule M (2013). Macroalgal communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Jurien Bay Marine Park, 2012-2013 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 50–61

Rule M (2013). Seagrass communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Marmion Marine Park, 2011-2012 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 22–33

Rule M (2013). Seagrass communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Jurien Bay Marine Park, 2011-2012 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 18–28

Rule M (2013). Seagrass communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Marmion Marine Park, 2012-2013 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 46–60

Rule M (2013). Seagrass communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Jurien Bay Marine Park, 2012-2013 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 37–49

Rule M (2013). Subtidal macroalgal communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Marmion Marine Park, 2012-2013 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 61–73

Rule M (2013). Subtidal macroalgal communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Marmion Marine Park, 2011-2012 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 34–43

Rule MJ (2013). Macroalgae, seagrass and other primary producers. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Walpole and Nornalup Inlets Marine Park, 2012-2013 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 50–59

Rule MJ (2013). Macroalgae, seagrass and other primary producers. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Walpole and Nornalup Inlets Marine Park, 2011-2012 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 37–45

Rule MJ (2013). Macroalgal (subtidal reef) communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Shoalwater Islands Marine Park, 2011-2012 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 34–45

Rule MJ (2013). Macroalgal (subtidal reef) communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Shoalwater Islands Marine Park, 2012-2013 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 54–67

Rule MJ (2013). Macroalgal and seagrass communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Ningaloo Marine Park and Muiron Islands Marine Management Area, 2011-2012 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 58–68

Rule MJ (2013). Macroalgal and seagrass communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Ningaloo Marine Park and Muiron Islands Marine Management Area, 2012-2013 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 70–82

Rule MJ (2013). Seagrass. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Swan Estuary Marine Park, 2011-2012 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 25–28

Rule MJ (2013). Seagrass. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Swan Estuary Marine Park, 2012-2013 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 30–33

Rule MJ (2013). Seagrass communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Shark Bay Marine Park and Hamelin Pool Marine Nature Reserve, 2012-2013 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 22–36

Rule MJ (2013). Seagrass communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Shoalwater Islands Marine Park, 2012-2013 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 41–53

Rule MJ (2013). Seagrass communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Shoalwater Islands Marine Park, 2011-2012 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 21–33

Rule MJ (2013). Seagrass communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area biodiversity assets and social values report: Shark Bay Marine Park and Hamelin Pool Marine Nature Reserve, 2011-2012 Department of Parks and Wildlife, Kensington, WA. pp. 18–32

2012

Huisman J, Kendrick A, Rule M (2012). Benthic algae and seagrass of the Walpole and Nornalup Inlets Marine Park. Available at https://www.dpaw.wa.gov.au/about-us/science-and-research/publications-resources/111-science-division-information-sheets. 48/2012, 2 p.

Kendrick A, Huisman J, Rule M (2012). Life on the edge: intertidal reefs of the Marmion and Shoalwater Islands marine parks. Landscope 27(3), pp. 52–58

Kendrick A, Rule M, Huisman J (2012). Intertidal reef communities of the Marmion & Shoalwater Islands marine parks. Available at https://www.dpaw.wa.gov.au/about-us/science-and-research/publications-resources/111-science-division-information-sheets. 44/2012, 2 p.

Rule M, Kendrick A, Huisman J (2012). Mangroves of the Shark Bay Marine Park. Available at https://www.dpaw.wa.gov.au/about-us/science-and-research/publications-resources/111-science-division-information-sheets. 46/2012, 2 p.

Rule MJ, Bancroft KP, Kendrick AJ (2012). Baseline water quality of the Jurien Bay Marine Park: a benchmark for warm temperate Western Australia?. Conservation Science Western Australia 8, pp. 241–249

Rule MJ, Kendrick AJ, Holley D (2012). Spatial variation in the morphological structure of mangrove stands in an arid World Heritage Area: challenges for management and conservation. Poster presented at the Meeting on Mangrove Ecology, Functioning and Management (MMM3), 2-6 July 2012, Galle, Sri Lanka.

Rule MJ, Kendrick AJ, Holley D (2012). Spatial variation in the morphological structure of monospecific stands of the mangrove Avicennia marina in an arid-zone world heritage area: challenges for management and conservation (POSTER ABSTRACT). p. 161

2011

Bancroft KP, Rule MJ (2011). Macroalgal (subtidal reef) communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area condition pressure response report: Shoalwater Islands Marine Park annual report, 2011 Department of Environment and Conservation, Kensington, WA. pp. 30–35

Bancroft KP, Rule MJ (2011). Macroalgal communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area condition pressure response report: Jurien Bay Marine Park annual report, 2011 Department of Environment and Conservation, Kensington, WA. pp. 22–28

Bancroft KP, Rule MJ (2011). Seagrass communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area condition pressure response report: Shoalwater Islands Marine Park annual report, 2011 Department of Environment and Conservation, Kensington, WA.

Friedman K, Evans R, Shedrawi G, Field S, Rule M (2011). Seabed geomorphology. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area condition pressure response report: Montebello Islands Marine Park, Barrow Island Marine Park and Barrow Islands Marine Management Area annual report, 2011 Department of Environment and Conservation, Kensington, WA. pp. 2–14

Huisman JM, Kendrick AJ, Rule MJ (2011). Benthic algae and seagrasses of the Walpole and Nornalup Inlets Marine Park, Western Australia. Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia 94, pp. 29–44

Rule M, Bancroft KP (2011). Seagrass communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area condition pressure response report: Jurien Bay Marine Park annual report, 2011 Department of Environment and Conservation, Kensington, WA. pp. 11–21

Rule M, Bancroft KP, Lierich D (2011). Seagrass communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area condition pressure response report: Marmion Marine Park annual report, 2011 Department of Environment and Conservation, Kensington, WA. pp. 21–30

Rule MJ (2011). Macroalgal communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area condition pressure response report: Ningaloo Marine Park and Muiron Islands Marine Management Area annual report, 2011 Department of Environment and Conservation, Kensington, WA. pp. 36–44

Rule MJ, Bancroft KP (2011). Subtidal macroalgal communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area condition pressure response report: Marmion Marine Park annual report, 2011 Department of Environment and Conservation, Kensington, WA.

Rule MJ, Bancroft KP, Field S, Evans R, Shedrawi G (2011). Macroalgal communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area condition pressure response report: Montebello Islands Marine Park, Barrow Island Marine Park and Barrow Islands Marine Management Area annual report, 2011 Department of Environment and Conservation, Kensington, WA. pp. 59–69

Rule MJ, Bancroft KP, Holley D (2011). Seagrass communities. In Western Australian Marine Monitoring Program: annual marine protected area condition pressure response report: Shark Bay Marine Park and Hamelin Pool Marine Nature Reserve annual report, 2011 Department of Environment and Conservation, Kensington, WA. pp. 7–15

2009

Kendrick A, Huisman J, Rule M (2009). Marvellous mangroves. Landscope 25(2), pp. 50–56