The following publications related to the ECOPOTENTIAL  project can be found on the CNR Repository (PUMA) at the link:



Tzuk, Omer; Ujjwal, Sangeeta Rani; Fernandez-Oto, Cristian; Seifan, Merav; Meron, Ehud, 2020. Period doubling as an indicator for ecosystem sensitivity to climate extremes, Scientific Reports, Vol 9, Iss 1, Pp 1-10 (2019). 10.1038/s41598-019-56080-z.

Thonicke, K., M. Billing, W. v. Bloh, B. Sakschewski, Ü. Niinemets, J. Peñuelas, J.H.C. Cornelissen, Y. Onoda, P. van Bodegom, M.E. Schaepman, F.D. Schneider, and A. Walz, 2020. Simulating functional diversity of European natural forests along climatic gradients. Journal of Biogeography.

Saverio Vicario, Maria Adamo, Domingo Alcaraz Segura, Cristina Tarantino, 2020. Bayesian Harmonic Modelling of Sparse and Irregular Satellite Remote Sensing Time Series of Vegetation Indexes: A Story of Clouds and Fires, Remote Sensing, - 10.3390/rs12010083.

Hezi Yizhaq, Moshe Shachak, Ehud Meron, 2020. A model study of terraced riverbeds as novel ecosystems, Scientific Reports, 10.1038/s41598-020-60706-y.

Oskar Kärcher, Christopher T. Filstrup, Mario Brauns, Orhideja Tasevska, Suzana Patceva, Niels Hellwig, Ariane Walz, Karin Frank, Danijela Markovic, 2020. Chlorophyll a relationships with nutrients and temperature, and predictions for lakes across perialpine and Balkan mountain regions, Inland Waters, 10.1080/20442041.2019.1689768.

Gregory Giuliani, Paolo Mazzetti, Mattia Santoro, Stefano Nativi, Joost Van Bemmelen, Guido Colangeli, Anthony Lehmann, 2020. Knowledge generation using satellite earth observations to support sustainable development goals (SDG): A use case on Land degradation, International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 10.1016/j.jag.2020.102068.

Andreas Dittrich, Stephanie Roilo, Ruth Sonnenschein, Cristiana Cerrato, Michael Ewald, Ramona Viterbi, Anna F. Cord, 2020. Modelling Distributions of Rove Beetles in Mountainous Areas Using Remote Sensing Data, Remote Sensing, 10.3390/rs12010080.

Ana Stritih, Sven-Erik Rabe, Orencio Robaina, Adrienne Grêt-Regamey, Enrico Celio, 2020. An online platform for spatial and iterative modelling with Bayesian Networks. Environmental Modelling & Software, 10.1016/j.envsoft.2020.104658.

Shayli Dor‐Haim, Daniel E. Orenstein, Moshe Shachak, Web of interactions among diversity approaches to identify ecosystem essential variables: Negev Highlands case study, Ecosphere, 10.1002/ecs2.2906.

Dirnböck, T., Kraus, D., Grote, R. et al, Substantial understory contribution to the C sink of a European temperate mountain forest landscape. Landscape Ecol 35, 483–499 (2020). doi: 10.1007/s10980-019-00960-2.

C. Notarnicola, Hotspots of snow cover changes in global mountain regions over 2000–2018. Remote Sensing of Environment. 10.1016/j.rse.2020.111781.

Serrano-Ortiz, Penélope, Transition period between vegetation growth and senescence controls interannual variability of C fluxes in a Mediterranean reed wetland. Journal of Geophysical Research, 10.1029/2019JG005169.



J. O. Berger, L. A. Smith, 2019. On the Statistical Formalism of Uncertainty Quantification. Annual Review of Statistics and Its Application, Vol. 6:433-460. doi: 10.1146/annurev-statistics-030718-105232.

Carvalho-Santos, C.; Marcos, B.; Nunes, J.P.; Regos, A.; Palazzi, E.; Terzago, S.; Monteiro, A.T.; Honrado, J.P., 2019. Hydrological Impacts of Large Fires and Future Climate: Modeling Approach Supported by Satellite Data. Remote Sensing 2019, 11, 2832.

C. Steinacker, C. Beierkuhnlein, A. Jaeschke, 2019. Assessing the exposure of forest habitat types to projected climate change—Implications for Bavarian protected areas. Ecology and Evolution. doi: 10.1002/ece3.5877.

C. Boutsoukis, I. Manakos, M. Heurich, A. Delopoulos, 2019. Canopy height estimation from single multispectral 2D airborne imagery using texture analysis and machine learning in structurally rich temperate forests. Remote Sensing 2019, 11(23), 2853. doi: 10.3390/rs11232853.

I. Paredes, F. Ramírez, M.G. Forero, A. Green (2019), "Stable isotopes in helophytes reflect anthropogenic nitrogen pollution in entry streams at the Doñana World Heritage Site", Ecological Indicators, 97, 130-140. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2018.10.009. OA link:

A. Karnieli, N. Ohana-Levi, M. Silver, T. Paz-Kagan, N. Panov, D. Varghese, N. Chrysoulakis, A. Provenzale (2019), “Spatial and seasonal patterns in vegetation growth-lmiting factors over Europe”, Remote Sensing, 11, 2406. doi: 10.3390/rs11202406.

S. Hoffmann, S. D. Irl, C. Beierkuhnlein (2019), “Predicted climate shifts within terrestrial protected areas worldwide”, Nature Communications, 10, 4787. doi: 10.1038/s41467-019-12603-w.

J. Holzer, C. M. Adamescu, C. Cazacu, R. Diaz-Delgado, J. Dick, P.F. Méndez, L. Santamaría, D. Orenstein (2019), “Evaluating transdisciplinary science to open research-implementation spaces in European social-ecological systems”, Biological Conservation, 238, 108228. doi: 10.1016/j.biocon.2019.108228.

P. F. Méndez, J. M. Amezaga, L. Santamaría (2019), “Explaining path dependent rigidity traps: increasing returns, power, discourses and entrepreneurship intertwined in social-ecological systems”, Ecology & Society, 24, 30. doi: 10.5751/ES-10898-240230.

A. J. Walentowitz, S. D. H. Irl, A. J. Acevedo Rodríguez, Á. Palomares-Martínez, V. Vetter, B. Zennaro, F. M. Medina, C. Beierkuhnlein (2019), “Graminoid invasion in an insular endemism hotspot and its protected areas”, Diversity, 11, 192. doi: 10.3390/d11100192.

C. Poussin, Y. Guigoz, E. Palazzi, S. Terzago, B. Chatenoux, G. Giuliani (2019), “Snow cover evolution in the Gran Paradiso National Park, Italian Alps, using the Earth Observation Data Cube”, Data, 4, 138. doi: 10.3390/data4040138.

M. Suárez-Muñoz, F. Bonet-García, J.A. Hódar, J. Herrero, M. Tanase, L. Torres-Muros (2019), “INSTAR: An Agent-Based Model that integrates existing knowledge to simulate the population dynamics of a forest pest”, Ecological Modelling, 411, 108764. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2019.108764.

M. Silver, A. Tiwari, A. Karnieli (2019), “Identifying vegetation in arid regions using object-based image analysis with RGB-only aerial imagery”, Remote Sensing, 11, 2308. doi: 10.3390/rs11192308.

H. Huryna, Y. Cohen, A. Karnieli, N. Panov, W. P. Kustas, N. Agam (2019), “Evaluation of TsHARP utility for thermal sharpening of Sentinel-3 satellite images using Sentinel-2 visual imagery”, Remote Sensing, 11, 2304. doi: 10.3390/rs11192304.

D. Markovic, A. Walz, O. Kärcher (2019), “Scale effects on the performance of niche-based models of freshwater fish distributions: Local vs. upstream area influences”, Ecological Modelling, 411, 108818. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2019.108818.

G. A. Kordelas, I. Manakos, G. Lefebvre, B. Poulin (2019), “Automatic inundation mapping using Sentinel-2 data applicable to both Camargue and Doñana Biosphere Reserves”, Remote Sensing, 11, 2251. doi: 10.3390/rs11192251.

I. Manakos, G.A. Kordelas, K. Marini (2019), “Fusion of Sentinel-1 data with Sentinel-2 products to overcome non-favourable atmospheric conditions for the delineation of inundation maps”, European Journal of Remote Sensing. doi: 10.1080/22797254.2019.1596757.

G. Lefebvre, A. Davranche, L. Willm, J. Campagna, L. Redmond, C. Merle, A. Guelmami, B. Poulin (2019), “Introducing WIW for Detecting the Presence of Water in Wetlands with Landsat and Sentinel Satellites”, Remote Sensing, 11, 2210. doi: 10.3390/rs11192210.

S. Höfer, A. Ziemba, G. El Serafy (2019), “A Bayesian approach to ecosystem service trade-off analysis utilizing expert knowledge”, Environment Systems and Decisions. doi: 10.1007/s10669-019-09742-2.

S. Arenas-Castro, A. Regos, J.F. Gonçalves, D. Alcaraz-Segura, J. Honrado (2019), “Remotely sensed variables of ecosystem functioning support robust predictions of abundance patterns for rare species”, Remote Sensing, 11, 2086. doi: 10.3390/rs11182086.

G. Lefebvre, L. Redmond, C. Germain, E. Palazzi, S. Terzago, L. Willm, B. Poulin (2019), “Predicting the vulnerability of seasonally-flooded wetlands to climate change across the Mediterranean Basin”, Science of The Total Environment, 692, 546-555. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.07.263.

M. Pancerasa, M. Sangiorgio, R. Ambrosini, N. Saino, D.W. Winkler, R. Casagrandi (2019), “Reconstruction of long-distance bird migration routes using advanced machine learning techniques on geolocator data”, Journal of the Royal Society Interface, 16, 20190031. doi: 10.1098/rsif.2019.0031.

M. Beloiu, C. Beierkuhnlein (2019), “Differences in the spatial structure of two Pinus cembra L. populations in the Carpathian Mountains”, Forests, 10, 326. doi: 10.3390/f10040326.

A.S. Gosal, I.R. Geijzendorffer, T. Václavík, B. Poulin, G. Ziv (2019), “Using social media, machine learning and natural language processing to map multiple recreational beneficiaries”, Ecosystem Services, 38, 100958. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoser.2019.100958. open access link:

in press: T. Paz-Kagan, N. DeMalach, E. Zaady, M. Shachak (2019), “Resource redistribution effects on annual plant communities in a runoff harvesting system in dryland”, Journal of Arid Environments, ?, ?. doi: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2019.05.012.

F. Cozzoli, V. Gjoni, A. Basset (2019), “Size dependency of patch departure behavior: evidence from granivorous rodents”, Ecology, 100, e02800. doi: 10.1002/ecy.2800.

N. Hellwig, A. Walz, D. Markovic (2019), “Climatic and socioeconomic effects on land cover changes across Europe: Does protected area designation matter?”, PLoS ONE, 14, e0219374.  doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0219374.

M. Turco, S. Herrera, E. Tourigny, E. Chuvieco, A. Provenzale (2019), “A comparison of remotely-sensed and inventory datasets for burned area in Mediterranean Europe”, International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 82, 101887. doi: 10.1016/j.jag.2019.05.020. open access link:

S.D. Irl, A.H. Schweiger, S. Hoffmann, C. Beierkuhnlein, H. Hartmann, T. Pickel, A. Jentsch (2019), “Spatiotemporal dynamics of plant diversity and endemism during primary succession on an oceanic‐volcanic island”, Journal of Vegetation Science, 30(4), 587-598. doi: 10.1111/jvs.12765 .

Y.O. Kidane, M.J. Steinbauer, C. Beierkuhnlein (2019), “Dead end for endemic plant species? A biodiversity hotspot under pressure”, Global Ecology and Conservation, 19, e00670. doi: 10.1016/j.gecco.2019.e00670.

M.U.S. Nila, C. Beierkuhnlein, A. Jaeschke, S. Hoffmann, M.L. Hossain (2019), “Predicting the effectiveness of protected areas of Natura 2000 under climate change”, Ecological Processes, 8, 13. doi: 10.1186/s13717-019-0168-6.

S. Hoffmann, L. Steiner, A.H. Schweiger, A. Chiarucci, J. Benner, A. Provenzale, C. Beierkuhnlein (2019), “Data on alpine grassland diversity in Gran Paradiso National Park, Italy”, Data in brief, 24, 103942. doi: 10.1016/j.dib.2019.103942.

Maso, J.; Zabala, A.; Serral, I.; Pons, X. (2019) A Portal Offering Standard Visualization and Analysis on top of an Open Data Cube for Sub-National Regions: The Catalan Data Cube Example. Data 4, 96.doi:

Padro J., Muñoz F., Planas J., Pons X. (2019) - Comparison of four UAV georeferencing methods for environmental monitoring purposes focusing on the combined use with airborne and satellite remote sensing platforms. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, vol. 75 (March) pp. 130 - 140.

Hummel C., Poursanidis D., Orestein D., Elliot M., Adamescu M., Cazaku C., Ziv G., Chrysoulakis N., Van Deer Meer J., Hummel H. (2019) - Protected Area management: Fusion and confusion with the ecosystem services approach. Science of the Total Environment, vol. 651 (part 2) pp. 2432 – 2443.

F. Guerrini, L. Mari, R. Casagrandi (2019), “Modeling Plastics Exposure for the Marine Biota: Risk Maps for Fin Whales in the Pelagos Sanctuary (North-Western Mediterranean)”, Frontiers in Marine Science, 6, 299. doi:

A. Ros-Candeira, A.J. Pérez-Luque, M. Suárez-Muñoz, F.J. Bonet-García, J.A. Hódar, F. Giménez de Azcárate, O. Ortega-Díaz (2019), “Dataset of occurrence and incidence of pine processionary moth in Andalusia, south Spain”, ZooKeys, 852, 125-136. doi:

O. Kärcher, K. Frank, A. Walz, D. Markovic (2019), “Scale effects on the performance of niche-based models of freshwater fish distributions”, Ecological Modelling, 405, 33-42. doi:

M.A. Cho, A. Ramoelo (2019), “Optimal dates for assessing long-term changes in tree-cover in the semi-arid biomes of South Africa using MODIS NDVI time series (2001–2018)”, International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 81, 27-36. doi:

I. Ribeiro, V. Proença, P. Serra, J. Palma, C. Domingo-Marimon, X. Pons, T. Domingos (2019), “Remotely sensed indicators and open-access biodiversity data to assess bird diversity patterns in Mediterranean rural landscapes”, Scientific Reports, 9, 6826. doi:

C.A. Guerra, L. Pendleton, E.G. Drakou, V. Proença, W. Appeltans, T. Domingos, G. Geller, S. Giamberini, M. Gill, H. Hummel, S. Imperio, M. McGeoch, A. Provenzale, I. Serral, A. Stritih, E. Turak, P. Vihervaara, A. Ziemba, H.M. Pereira (2019), “Finding the essential: Improving conservation monitoring across scales”, Global Ecology and Conservation, 18, e00601. doi:

T. Paz-Kagan, M. Silver, N. Panov, A. Karnieli (2019), “Multispectral Approach for Identifying Invasive Plant Species Based on Flowering Phenology Characteristics”, Remote Sensing, 11(8), 953. doi:

C. Cerrato, E. Rocchia, M. Brunetti, R. Bionda, B. Bassano, A. Provenzale, S. Bonelli, R. Viterbi (2019), “Butterfly distribution along altitudinal gradients: temporal changes over a short time period”. In M.G. Mazzocchi, L. Capotondi, M. Freppaz, A. Lugliè, A. Campanaro (Eds.), Italian Long-Term Ecological Research for understanding ecosystem diversity and functioning. Case studies from aquatic, terrestrial and transitional domains, Nature Conservation, 34, 91-118. doi:

F.M. Rana, M. Adamo, R. Lucas, P. Blonda (2019), “Sea surface wind retrieval in coastal areas by means of Sentinel-1 and numerical weather prediction model data”, Remote Sensing of Environment, 225, 379-391. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2019.03.019.

R. De Wit, A. Vincent, L. Foulc, M. Klesczewski, O. Scher, C. Loste, M. Thibault, B. Poulin, L. Ernoul, O. Boutron (2019), “Seventy-year chronology of Salinas in southern France: Coastal surfaces managed for salt production and conservation issues for abandoned sites”, Journal for Nature Conservation, 49, 95-107. doi: 10.1016/j.jnc.2019.03.003.

J. Giezendanner, E. Bertuzzo, D. Pasetto, A. Guisan, A. Rinaldo (2019), “A minimalist model of extinction and range dynamics of virtual mountain species driven by warming temperatures”, PLoS ONE, 14(3), e0213775. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0213775.

S. Hoffmann, L. Steiner, A.H. Schweiger, A. Chiarucci, C. Beierkuhnlein (2019), “Optimizing sampling effort and information content of biodiversity surveys: a case study of alpine grassland”, Ecological Informatics, 51, 112-120. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoinf.2019.03.003.

L. Pesquer, C. Domingo-Marimon, X. Pons (2019), "Spatial and spectral pattern identification for the automatic selection of high quality MODIS images", Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 13(1), 014510. doi: 10.1117/1.JRS.13.014510.

J. Kobler, B. Zehetgruber, T. Dirnböck, R. Jandl, M. Mirtl, A. Schindlbacher (2019), “Effects of aspect and altitude on carbon cycling processes in a temperate mountain forest catchment”, Landscape Ecology. doi: 10.1007/s10980-019-00769-z.

I.R. Geijzendorffer, C. Beltrame, L. Chazee, E. Gaget, T. Galewski, A. Guelmami, C. Perennou, N. Popoff, C. Guerra, R. Leberger, J. Jalbert, P. Grillas (2019), “A more effective Ramsar Convention for the conservation of Mediterranean wetlands”, Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 7:21. doi: 10.3389/fevo.2019.00021.

J. Masó, I. Serral, C. Domingo-Marimon, A. Zabala (2019), “Earth observations for sustainable development goals monitoring based on essential variables and driver-pressure-state-impact-response indicators”, International Journal of Digital Earth. doi: 10.1080/17538947.2019.1576787.

C. Wohner, J. Peterseil, D. Poursanidis, T. Kliment, M. Wilson, M. Mirtl, N. Chrysoulakis (2019), “DEIMS-SDR – A web portal to document research sites and their associated data”, Ecological Informatics, 51, 15-24. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoinf.2019.01.005.

C.M. Baker, F. Diele, D. Lacitignola, C. Marangi, A. Martiradonna (2019), "Optimal control of invasive species through a dynamical systems approach", Nonlinear Analysis: Real World Applications, 49, 45-70. doi: 10.1016/j.nonrwa.2019.02.007.

A. Regos, L. Gagne, D. Alcaraz-Segura, J.P. Honrado, J. Domínguez (2019), “Effects of species traits and environmental predictors on performance and transferability of ecological niche models”, Scientific Reports, 9, 4221. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-40766-5.



M. Rogora , L. Frate, M.L. Carranza , M. Freppaz , A. Stanisci , I. Bertani , R. Bottarin, ... G. Matteucci (2018), "Assessment of climate change effects on mountain ecosystems through a cross-site analysis in the Alps and Apennines", Science of The Total Environment, 624, 1429-1442. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.12.155. OA link: .

A. Stritih, P. Bebi, A. Grêt-Regamey (2018), “Quantifying uncertainties in earth observation-based ecosystem service assessments”, Environmental Modelling & Software, 111, 300-310. doi: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2018.09.005.

L. Mészáros, G. El Serafy (2018), “Setting up a water quality ensemble forecast for coastal ecosystems: a case study of the southern North Sea”, Journal of Hydroinformatics, 20, 846-863. doi: 10.2166/hydro.2018.027. open access link:

C. Perennou, A. Guelmami, M. Paganini, P. Philipson, B. Poulin, A. Strauch, … I.R. Geijzendorffer (2018), “Mapping Mediterranean wetlands with remote sensing: A good-looking map is not always a good map”, Advances in Ecological Research, 58, 243-277. doi: 10.1016/bs.aecr.2017.12.002. open access link:

S. Hoffmann, T.M. Schmitt, A. Chiarucci, S.D.H. Irl, D. Rocchini, O. R. Vetaas, M.A. Tanase, S. Mermoz, A. Bouvet, C. Beierkuhnlein (2018), “Remote sensing of β‐diversity: Evidence from plant communities in a semi‐natural system”, Applied Vegetation Science, 22, 13-26. doi: 10.1111/avsc.12403.

F. Ramírez, M. Coll, J. Navarro, J. Bustamante, A.J. Green (2018), “Spatial congruence between multiple stressors in the Mediterranean Sea may reduce its resilience to climate impacts”, Scientific Reports, 8, 14871. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-33237-w.

L. Simionesei, T.B. Ramos, A.R. Oliveira, M. Jongen, H. Darouich, K. Weber, V. Proença, T. Domingos, R. Neves, (2018), “Modeling soil water dynamics and pasture growth in the Montado ecosystem using MOHID Land”, Water, 10, 489. doi: 10.3390/w10040489.

Diele F., Marangi C. (2018). Positive symplectic integrators for predator-prey dynamics. Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems - Series B, 22(5), pp. 33-35. doi:10.3934/dcdsb.2017185.

A. Spinosa, A. Ziemba, A. Saponieri, V. D. Navarro-Sanchez, L. Damiani, G. E. Serafy (2018), "Automatic ExS. Hoffmann, T.M. Schmitt, A. Chiarucci, S.D.H. Irl, D. Rocchini, O. R. Vetaas, M.A. Tanase, S. Mermoz, A. Bouvet, C. Beierkuhnlein (2018), “Remote sensing of β‐diversity: Evidence from plant communities in a semi‐natural system”, Applied Vegetation Science, 22, 13-26. doi: 10.1111/avsc.12403.
F. Ramírez, M. Coll, J. Navarro, J. Bustamante, A.J. Green (2018), “Spatial congruence between multiple stressors in the Mediterranean Sea may reduce its resilience to climate impacts”, Scientific Reports, 8, 14871. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-33237-w.
L. Simionesei, T.B. Ramos, A.R. Oliveira, M. Jongen, H. Darouich, K. Weber, V. Proença, T. Domingos, R. Neves, (2018), “Modeling soil water dynamics and pasture growth in the Montado ecosystem using MOHID Land”, Water, 10, 489. doi: 10.3390/w10040489.traction of Shoreline from Satellite Images: a new approach", 2018 IEEE International Workshop on Metrology for the Sea; Learning to Measure Sea Health Parameters (MetroSea), 33-38. doi: 10.1109/MetroSea.2018.8657864.

I. Manakos, M. Tomaszewska, I. Gkinis, O. Brovkina, L. Filchev, L. Genc, I. Gitas, A. Halabuk, M. Inalpulat, A. Irimescu, G. Jelev, K. Karantzalos, T. Katagis, L. Kupkova, M. Lavreniuk, M. Mesaros, D. Mihailescu, M. Nita, T. Rusnak, P. Stych, F. Zemek, J. Albrechtova, P. Campbell, (2018) "Comparison of Global and Continental Land Cover Products for selected study areas in South Central and Eastern European Region", Remote Sensing, 10(12), 1967. doi: 10.3390/rs10121967.

G. Kordelas, I. Manakos, D. Aragones, R. Diaz-Delgado, J. Bustamante (2018), "Fast and automatic data-driven thresholding for inundation mapping with Sentinel-2 data", 2018, Remote Sensing, 10, 910. doi: 10.3390/rs10060910.

Ricardo Díaz-Delgado,Constantin Cazacu and Mihai Adamescu (2018). Rapid Assessment of Ecological Integrity for LTER Wetland Sites by Using UAV Multispectral Mapping, Drones 2019, 3(1), 3. doi: 10.3390/drones3010003.

Tarantino C., Casella F., Adamo M., Lucas R., Beierkuhnlein C., Blonda P. (2018). Ailanthus altissima mapping from multi-temporal very high resolution satellite images. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Vol. 147, pp. 90-103. doi:10.1016/j.isprsjprs.2018.11.013.

Padró J.-C., Muñoz F.-J., Ávila L.-Á, Pesquer L., Pons X. (2018). Radiometric Correction of Landsat-8 and Sentinel-2A Scenes Using Drone Imagery in Synergy with Field Spectroradiometry. Remote Sensing, 10 (11), 1687. doi:10.3390/rs10111687.

Hecker, S., Haklay, M., Bowser, A., Makuch, Z., Vogel, J. & Bonn, A. (2018). Citizen Science – Innovation in Open Science, Society and Policy. UCL Press, London. doi:10.14324/111.9781787352339.

Dumitru O., Schwarz G., Espinoza-Molina D., Datcu M., Hummel H., Hummel C. (2018). Analysis of Coastal Areas Using SAR Images: A Case Study of the Dutch Wadden Sea Region. In book: Topics in Radar Signal Processing. doi:10.5772/intechopen.70855.

Terzago, S., Palazzi, E., von Hardenberg, J. (2018). Stochastic downscaling of precipitation in complex orography: a simple method to reproduce a realistic fine-scale climatology, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 2825-2840. doi:10.5194/nhess-18-2825-2018.

Christopher M. Baker, Fasma Diele, Carmela Marangi, Angela Martiradonna, Stefania Ragni. Optimal spatiotemporal effort allocation for invasive species removal incorporating a removal handling time and budget. Natural Resource Modeling. First published 31 October 2018. doi: 10.1111/nrm.12190.

Holzer J. M., Adamescu M. C., Bonet-García F. J., Díaz-Delgado R., Dick J., Grove J. M., Rozzi R., Orenstein D. E. (2018). Negotiating local versus global needs in the International Long Term Ecological Research Network's socio-ecological research agenda. Environmental Research Letters 13, 105003. doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/aadec8.

Carvalho-Santos C., Monteiro A. T., Arenas-Castro S., Greifeneder F., Marcos B., Portela P., Pradinho Honrado J. (2018). Ecosystem Services in a Protected Mountain Range of Portugal: Satellite-Based Products for State and Trend Analysis. Remote Sensing 10(10), 1573. doi: 10.3390/rs10101573.

Turco M., Rosa-Cánovas J. J., Bedia J., Jerez S., Montávez J. P., Llasat M. C., Provenzale P. (2018). Exacerbated fires in Mediterranean Europe due to anthropogenic warming projected with non-stationary climate-fire models. Nature Communications 9, 3821. doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-06358-z.

Ohana-Levi N., Paz-Kagan T., Panov N., Peeters A., Tsoar A., Karnieli A. (2018). Time series analysis of vegetation-cover response to environmental factors and residential development in a dryland region. GIScience & Remote Sensing, 2018. doi: 10.1080/15481603.2018.1519093.

Pancerasa M., Ambrosini R., Saino N., Casagrandi R. (2018). Barn swallows long-distance migration occurs between significantly temperature-correlated areas. Scientific Reports 8, 12359. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-30849-0.

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Rocchini D., Luque S., Pettorelli N., Bastin L., Doktor D., Faedi N., Feilhauer H., Féret J.-B., Foody G. M., Gavish Y., Godinho S., Kunin W. E., Lausch A., Leitão P. J., Marcantonio M., Neteler M., Ricotta C., Schmidtlein S., Vihervaara P., Wegmann M., Nagendra H. (2018). Measuring β-diversity by remote sensing: A challenge for biodiversity monitoring. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 9(8), 1787-1798. Special issue Improving biodiversity monitoring using satellite remote sensing. doi: 10.1111/2041-210X.12941.

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