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Forest Observational Studies

Dr JOSE JAVIER CORRAL RIVAS, Dr Klaus Gadow, Dr Christian Wehenkel

  1. Content type: Research article

    Mangrove restoration seeks to restore or rebuild degraded mangrove systems. The methods of mangrove restoration include ecological projects and restoration-oriented technologies, the latter of which are design...

    Authors: Wei Li, Lijuan Cui, Manyin Zhang, Yifei Wang, Yaqiong Zhang, Yinru Lei and Xinsheng Zhao

    Citation: Forest Ecosystems 2015 2:21

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  2. Content type: Research article

    Most current approaches in forest science and practice require information about structure and growth of individual trees rather than - or in addition to - sum and mean values of growth and yield at forest sta...

    Authors: Enno Uhl, Peter Biber, Matthias Ulbricht, Michael Heym, Tamás Horváth, Ferenc Lakatos, Janós Gál, Leonhard Steinacker, Giustino Tonon, Maurizio Ventura and Hans Pretzsch

    Citation: Forest Ecosystems 2015 2:17

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  3. Content type: Research article

    Prosopis species have been introduced to many areas outside their native range to provide benefits to local communities. Several Prosopis species and their hybrids (hereafter “mesquite”) have, ...

    Authors: Ross T Shackleton, David C Le Maitre, Brian W van Wilgen and David M Richardson

    Citation: Forest Ecosystems 2015 2:16

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  4. Content type: Research article

    Forests are fundamental in maintaining water supplies, providing economic goods, mitigating climate change, and maintaining biodiversity, thus providing many of the world’s poorest with income, food and medici...

    Authors: Naeem Shahzad, Urooj Saeed, Hammad Gilani, Sajid Rashid Ahmad, Irfan Ashraf and Syed Muhammad Irteza

    Citation: Forest Ecosystems 2015 2:7

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  5. Content type: Research article

    The minimum set of sub-models for simulating stand dynamics on an individual-tree basis consists of tree-level models for diameter increment and survival. Ingrowth model is a necessary third component in uneve...

    Authors: Rita Juma, Timo Pukkala, Sergio de-Miguel and Mbae Muchiri

    Citation: Forest Ecosystems 2014 1:14

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  6. Content type: Review

    This contribution complements Forest Ecosystems’ Thematic Series on “Forest Observational Studies”. We provide essential clarification regarding the definition and purpose of long-term field studies, review some ...

    Authors: XiuHai Zhao, Javier Corral-Rivas, ChunYu Zhang, Hailemariam Temesgen and Klaus v Gadow

    Citation: Forest Ecosystems 2014 1:8

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