Tassin, V. and Makgill, R. Seabed Mining & the Law of the Sea (Routledge, London & New York 2021).

Makgill, R. The Law of the Sea, Sustainable Management, & New Zealand State Practice (Brill, Boston 2022).

Selected publications

Makgill, R., Gardiner-Hopkins, J. and Coates, N., ‘Current Legal Developments: New Zealand’, (2020) 35 The International Journal of Marine and Coastal Law 835 to 845.

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

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

Makgill, R., ‘Public property and private use rights: Exclusive occupation of the coastal marine area of New Zealand’ in K Bosselmann (ed.), Water and Sustainability (Auckland University, 2011) 77 to 110.

Selected conference papers

Makgill, R., Environmental Law Intensive 2019, Marine and Coastal Area Act proceedings (New Zealand Law Society, 2019).

Makgill, R., Bay, J. and Willis, J., Exploration and Development within the EEZ – offshore oil and gas, (New Zealand Law Society, March 2014).

Makgill, R., Deep Seabed Mining: Implications and Consequences for Exploration and Development in the Pacific, (IUCN Environmental Law Colloquium, Waikato University, June 2013).

Makgill, R. and Boast, R., Marine and Coastal Area Act, (New Zealand Law Society August/September 2011).

Rennie, H. and Makgill, R., Applying Marine Spatial planning to New Zealand’s Seas, (Environmental Defence Society Conference, June 2011).