Publications

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Forthcoming

Makgill, R., Rennie, H. and Tafua-Rivers, C. ‘Feeling left out at sea? Navigating customary and public rights within Samoa’s coastal area’ (Publication to be identified)

Current

Makgill, R. and Gardiner-Hopkins, J., ‘The Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects) Act 2012’ in Blakeley S (ed.), DSL Environmental Handbook, online and loose-leaf editions (Brookers Ltd, Wellington April 2016).

Makgill, R. and Linhares, AP., ‘Chapter 15: Deep Seabed Mining – Key Obligations in the Emerging Regulation of Exploration and Development in the Pacific’, in Warner, R. and Kaye, S. (eds.) Routledge Handbook of Maritime Regulation and Enforcement (Taylor & Francis Group, London & New York 2016) 231 to 261.

Makgill, R. and Parkinson, B. ‘The Marine and Coastal Area (Takutai Moana) Act 2011: The Commons, Customary Rights and the Marine and Coastal Area’ in Blakeley S (ed.), DSL Environmental Handbook, online and loose-leaf editions (Brookers Ltd, Wellington December 2015).

Makgill, R. and Linhares, AP ‘La régulation des fonds marins miniers dans le pacifique’, (2015) 58 France Forum 43 to 45.

Makgill, R. and Linhares, AP ‘Deep seabed mining regulation in the Pacific’, (2015) 869 LawTalk 26 to 27.

Makgill, R., ‘New Zealand’, in R Martella and B Grosko (eds.) International Environmental Law: The Practitioner’s Guide to the Laws of the Planet (American Bar Association, Chicago 2014) 909 to 932.

Makgill, R., ‘Sounding Out Riches and Risk:  Approaching Environmental regulation of Oil and Gas within New Zealand’s EEZ’ in Exploration and Development within the EEZ – offshore oil and gas (New Zealand Law Society, Wellington 2014) 1 to 34.

Makgill, R., ‘Oil and Gas in the Exclusive Economic Zone’, (2014) April Resource Management Journal 29 to 31.

Makgill, R. and Fraser, K., ‘The Marine and Coastal Area (Takutai Moana) Act 2011: The Commons, Customary Rights and the Marine and Coastal Area’ in Blakeley S (ed.), DSL Environmental Handbook (Brookers online and looseleaf editions, 2012).

Makgill, R., ‘Feeling left out at sea? Navigating no ownership, customary rights and resource management’, (2012) Resource Management Theory & Practice 162 to 219.

Makgill, R., Mossop, J. and Scott, K., ‘Liability and Limits for the Rena Pollution Incident’, (2012) 3(2) Lincoln Planning Review 14 to 17.

Makgill, R., Dawson, K. and de Wit, N., ‘The Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects) Bill’, (2012) April Resource Management Journal 1 to 6 and 16.

Makgill, R. and Logan, A., ‘The Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects) Bill’, (2012) 789 Lawtalk 15.

Makgill, R. and Hayman J., ‘Rena Compensation’, (2012) 176 NZ Lawyer 13.

Makgill, R. and Rennie, H., ‘A Model for Integrated Coastal Management Legislation: A Principled Analysis of New Zealand’s Resource Management Act 1991’, (2012) 27 The International Journal of Marine and Coastal Law 135 to 165.

Makgill, R., Mossop, J. and Scott, K., ‘Liability and Limits for the Rena Pollution Incident’, (2011) 172 NZ Lawyer 16 to 17.

Makgill, R., ‘Public property and private use rights: Exclusive occupation of the coastal marine area of New Zealand’ in K Bosselmann and V Tava (eds.), Water and Sustainability: New Zealand Centre for Environmental Law Monograph Series: Volume 3 (NZCEL, Auckland 2011) 77 to 110.

Makgill, R., ‘Feeling Left out at Sea? Navigating No Ownership, Customary Rights and Resource Management’ in Marine and Coastal Area Act: Demystifying the Hype (New Zealand Law Society, Wellington 2011) 27 to 64.

Anton, D., Makgill, R. and Payne, C., ‘Advisory Opinion on Responsibility and Liability for International Seabed Mining (ITLOS Case No. 17): International Environmental Law in the Seabed Disputes Chamber’, (2011) 41/2 Environmental Policy and Law 60 to 65.

Makgill, R. and Rennie, H., ‘The Marine and Coastal Area Act 2011’, (2011) April Resource Management Journal 1 to 7.

Makgill, R., ‘A New Start for Fresh Water: Allocation and Property Rights’, (2010) 2(1) Lincoln Planning Review 5 to 10.

Conferences

Makgill, R., Feeling left out at sea? Navigating customary and public rights within Samoa’s coastal area, Samoan Law Society / Continuing Legal Education, Samoan Law Symposium – Who am I? Apia, Samoa, Samoa Conference Centre, 3 to 4 December to September 2015.

Makgill, R., Bay, J. and Willis, J., Exploration and Development within the EEZ – offshore oil and gas, New Zealand Law Society / Continuing Legal Education Ltd, National Seminar Series, March 2014.

Makgill, R., Regions and Environment, chaired panel discussion, New Zealand Petroleum Summit, Wellington, September 2013.

Makgill, R., ITLOS Advisory Opinion on Deep Seabed Mining: Implications and Consequences for Exploration and Development in the Pacific, IUCN Academy of Environmental Law 2013 Colloquium, Waikato University, Hamilton, 25 to 28 June 2013.

Makgill, R. and Conland, N., Exploration and development of petroleum resources within the Exclusive Economic Zone, Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, New Zealand Petroleum & Minerals Advantage Petroleum Conference 2013, 28 April to 1 May 2013.

Makgill, R., New Law Governing the Impacts of Deep Water Petroleum and Mineral Extraction, New Zealand Association of Impact Assessment, Annual Conference 2012 Assessing the impacts of petroleum & mineral extraction in New Zealand 10 and 11 Dec 2012, Te Papa, Wellington.

Makgill, R., Deep Sea Oil: Balancing Environmental Protection and Economic Development, chaired plenary session, Resource Management Law Association National Conference, Attitude with Altitude, Queenstown, September 2012.

Makgill, R. and Conland, N., The Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects) Bill, ‘Navy League of New Zealand: Shaping New Zealand’s Oceans Policy’, Naval Reserve HQ (HMNZS Olphert), Wellington, 24 May 2012.

Makgill, R. and Conland, N., The Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects) Bill and adaptive management, Conferenz Environmental Law and Regulation Conference, Rydges Hotel, Wellington, 30 April to 1 May 2012.

Makgill, R., Gardner Hopkins, J. and Beverly, P., Oceans Governance in New Zealand, Resource Management Law Association National Roadshow, Wellington, Auckland and Taranaki, April to November 2012.

Makgill, R., The Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects) Bill, Conferenz Coastal Planning and Development Forum: Examining the critical issues facing our coastal areas, Amora Hotel, Wellington, 15 to 16 February 2012

Makgill, R. and Boast, R., Marine and Coastal Area Act – Demystifying the Hype, New Zealand Law Society / Continuing Legal Education Ltd, National Seminar Series, August to September 2011.

Makgill, R. The International Tribunal for Law of the Sea’s Advisory Opinion on Responsibility and Liability for International Seabed Mining, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Beeby Colloqium on International Law 2011, Wellington 14 November 2011.

Makgill, R. and Frentz, K., Proposed legislative and administrative frameworks for deep sea minerals and mining, ‘SPC-EU EDF10 Deep Sea Minerals Project Inaugural Regional Workshop’, Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Applied Geoscience and Technology Division (SOPAC), Fiji, 6 to 8 June 2011.

Rennie, H. and Makgill, R., Applying Marine Spatial planning to New Zealand’s Seas, ‘Coastlines: Spatial planning for land and sea’, Environmental Defence Society Conference, Aotea Centre, Auckland, 1 to 2 June 2011.

Makgill, R. and Rennie, H., A Model for Integrated Coastal Management Legislation: A Principled Analysis of New Zealand’s Resource Management Act 1991, ‘Oceans, Coasts and Islands’ – The Fifth Global Oceans Conference, UNESCO, Paris, France, 3 to 7 May 2010.

Makgill, R., Integrated Coastal Management and the Resource Management Act 1991, University of Bremen (Germany) and University of Waikato (NZ) Intercoast Programme Workshop, Tauranga, February 2010.

Makgill, R., Allocation of Water for Irrigation under the Resource Management Act 1991, 6th Annual Rural Professionals Conference, Lexis Nexis, 2009.

Makgill, R., Public Property and Private Use Rights: Exclusive occupation of the coastal marine area in New Zealand, New Zealand Centre for Environmental Law Conference, University of Auckland, April 2009.

Makgill, R., Public Participation: Development of an Artificial Surf Reef in the Coastal Environment, Coastal Research & Policy Integration Project Conference: Integrated Coastal Zone Management, University of Cardiff, Wales, 2005.