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    • Benchmarking plant diversity of Palaearctic grasslands and other open habitats 

      Biurrun, Idoia; Pielech, Remigiusz; Dembicz, Iwona; Gillet, François; Kozub, Ukasz; Marcenò, Corrado; Reitalu, Triin; Van Meerbeek, Koenraad; Guarino, Riccardo; Chytrý, Milan; Pakeman, Robin J; Preislerová, Zdenka; Axmanová, Irena; Burrascano, Sabina; Bartha, Sándor; Boch, Steffen; Bruun, Hans Henrik; Conradi, Timo; De Frenne, Pieter; Essl, Franz; Filibeck, Goffredo; Hájek, Michal; Jiménez‐Alfaro, Borja; Kuzemko, Anna; Molnár, Zsolt; Pärtel, Meelis; Pätsch, Ricarda; Prentice, Honor C; Roleček, Jan; Sutcliffe, Laura M.E.; Terzi, Massimo; Winkler, Manuela; Wu, Jianshuang; Aćić, Svetlana; Acosta, Alicia T.R.; Afif, Elias; Sebastià, Ma. T.; Chocarro, Cristina (Wiley, 2021-06-22)
      Aims: Understanding fine-grain diversity patterns across large spatial extents is fundamental for macroecological research and biodiversity conservation. Using the GrassPlot database, we provide benchmarks of fine-grain ...
    • Biodegradable plastic mulch films: impacts on soil microbial communities and ecosystem functions 

      Bandyopadhyay, Sreejata; Martin-Closas, Lluis; Pelacho Aja, Ana Mª; DeBruyn, Jennifer M. (Frontiers Media, 2018)
      Agricultural plastic mulch films are widely used in specialty crop production systems because of their agronomic benefits. Biodegradable plastic mulches (BDMs) offer an environmentally sustainable alternative to conventional ...
    • Biodiversity differences between managed and unmanaged forests: meta-analysis of species richness in Europe 

      Paillet, Yoan; Bergès, Laurent; Hjältén, Joakim; Ódor, Péter; Avon, Catherine; Bernhardt Römermann, Markus; Bijlsma, Rienk-Jan; de Bruyn, Luc; Fuhr, Marc; Grandin, Ulf; Kanka, Robert; Lundin, Lars; Luque, Sandra; Magura, Tibor; Matesanz, Silvia; Mészáros, Ilona; Sebastià, Ma. T.; Schemidt, Wolfgang; Standovár, Tibor; Tóthmérész, Béla; Uotila, Anneli; Valladares, Fernando; Vellak, Kai; Virtanen, Risto (Wiley, 2010)
      Past and present pressures on forest resources have led to a drastic decrease in the surface area of unmanaged forests in Europe. Changes in forest structure, composition, and dynamics inevitably lead to changes in the ...
    • Building bridges: an integrated strategy for sustainable food production throughout the value chain 

      Albajes Garcia, Ramon; Cantero-Martínez, Carlos; Capell Capell, Teresa; Christou, Paul; Farré Martinez, Alba; Galceran i Nogués, Josep; López Gatius, Fernando; Marín Sillué, Sònia; Martín Belloso, Olga; Motilva Casado, Mª José; Nogareda, Carmina; Pemán García, Jesús; Puy Llorens, Jaume; Recasens i Guinjuan, Jordi; Romagosa Clariana, Ignacio; Romero Fabregat, Mª Paz; Sanchís Almenar, Vicente; Savin, Roxana; Slafer, Gustavo A.; Soliva-Fortuny, Robert; Viñas Almenar, Inmaculada; Voltas Velasco, Jordi (Springer, 2013)
      The food production and processing value chain is under pressure from all sides-increasing demand driven by a growing and more affluent population; dwindling resources caused by urbanization, land erosion, pollution and ...
    • Camelina as rotation crop for weed control in organic farming in a semi-arid Mediterranean climate 

      Royo-Esnal, Aritz; Valencia-Gredilla, Francisco (MDPI, 2018-10-24)
      Crop rotation in winter cereals in semiarid Mediterranean climates is highly desirable to prevent weed infestations, but the climatic conditions make it difficult to implement alternative crops to winter cereals. Camelina ...
    • Can anaerobic digestion be a suitable end-of-life scenario for biodegradable plastics? A critical review of the current situation, hurdles, and challenges 

      Cazaudehore, G.; Guyoneaud, R.; Evon, P.; Martin-Closas, Lluis; Pelacho Aja, Ana Mª; Raynaud, C.; Monlau, F. (Elsevier, 2022-02-03)
      Growing concern regarding non-biodegradable plastics and the impact of these materials on the environment has promoted interest in biodegradable plastics. The intensification of separate biowastes collection in most European ...
    • Carbon-nitrogen interactions in European forests and semi-natural vegetation – Part 1: Fluxes and budgets of carbon, nitrogen and greenhouse gases from ecosystem monitoring and modelling 

      Flechard, Chris R.; Ibrom, Andreas; Skiba, Ute M.; de Vries, Wim; van Oijen, Marcel; Cameron, David R.; Dise, Nancy B.; Korhonen, Janne F.J.; Buchmann, Nina; Legout, Arnaud; Simpson, David; Sanz, Maria J.; Aubinet, Marc; Loustau, Denis; Montagnani, Leonardo; Neirynck, Johan; Janssens, Ivan A.; Pihlatie, Mari; Kiese, Ralf; Siemens, J.; Francez, André-Jean; Augustin, Jürgen; Varlagin, Andrej; Olejnik, Janusz; Juszczak, Radosław; Aurela, Mika; Berveiller, Daniel; Chojnicki, Bogdan H.; Dämmgen, Ulrich; Delpierre, Nicolas; Djuricic, Vesna; Drewer, Julia; Dufrêne, Eric; Eugster, Werner; Fauvel, Yannick; Fowler, David; Frumau, Arnoud; Granier, André; Gross, Patrick; Hamon, Yannick; Helfter, Carole; Hensen, Arjan; Horváth, László; Kitzler, Barbara; Kruijt, Bart; Kutsch, Werner L.; Lobo-do-Vale, Raquel; Lohila, A.; Longdoz, Bernard; Marek, Michal V.; Matteucci, Giorgio; Mitosinkova, Marta; Moreaux, Virginie; Neftel, Albrecht; Ourcival, Jean-Marc; Pilegaard, K.; Pita, Gabriel; Sanz, Francisco; Schjoerring, Jan K.; Sebastià, Ma. T.; Tang, Y. Sim; Uggerud, Hilde; Urbaniak, Marek; van Dijk, Netty; Vesala, Timo; Vidic, Sonja; Vincke, Caroline; Weidinger, Tamás; Zechmeister-Boltenstern, Sophie; Butterbach-Bahl, Klaus; Nemitz, Eiko; Sutton, Mark A. (European Geosciences Union; Copernicus Publications, 2020-03-26)
      The impact of atmospheric reactive nitrogen (Nr) deposition on carbon (C) sequestration in soils and biomass of unfertilized, natural, semi-natural and forest ecosystems has been much debated. Many previous results of this ...
    • Cereal-legume mixtures increase net CO2 uptake in a forage system of the Eastern Pyrenees 

      Ibañez, Mercedes; Altimir, Núria; Ribas Artola, Àngela; Eugster, Werner; Sebastià, Ma. T. (European Geosciences Union; Copernicus Publications, 2020-06-11)
      Forage systems are the major land use, and provide essential resources for animal feeding. Assessing the influence of forage species on net ecosystem CO2 exchange (NEE) is key to develop management strategies that can help ...
    • Changes in biodiversity composition and soil nutrient content with management in a Pyrenean grassland community 

      Ribas Artola, Àngela; Llurba, Rosa; Ventura, D.; Hodge, Angela; Sebastià, Ma. T. (European Grassland Federation, 2010)
      We investigated the influence of livestock type on vegetation and biogeochemical cycling in grasslands with the objective of describing differences between agropastoral systems experiencing different managements from a ...
    • Characterisation of emergence of autumn and spring cohorts of Galium spp. in winter cereals 

      Royo-Esnal, Aritz; Torra Farré, Joel; Conesa i Mor, Josep A. (Josep Antoni); Recasens i Guinjuan, Jordi (European Weed Research Society, 2010)
      The emergence of three artificial cohorts of Galium aparine, G. spurium and G. tricornutum with different accessions was studied over two years under the climatic conditions of north-eastern Spain. Seeds were sown in ...
    • Combination of strategies to supply calcium and reduce bitter pit in ‘Golden Delicious’ apples 

      Torres Lezcano, Estanis; Recasens Guinjuan, Inmaculada; Lordan Sanahuja, Jaume; Alegre Castellví, Simó (Elsevier, 2017)
      Calcium (Ca) sprays and Ca applications to soil throughout the growing season or Ca solution dips at post-harvest are widespread practices to supply Ca and decrease bitter pit in apples. However, published results conflict, ...
    • Comparing the emergence of Echinochloa crus- galli populations in different locations. Part I: Variations in emergence timing and behaviour of two populations 

      Royo-Esnal, Aritz; Onofri, Andrea; Necajeva, Jevgenija; Jensen, Peter K.; Economou, Garifalia; Taab, Alireza; Synowiec, Agnieszka; Calha, Isabel M.; Andersson, Lars; Uludag, Ahmet; Uremis, Ilhan; Murdoch, Alistair J.; Tørresen, Kirsten S. (John Wiley and Sons Inc., 2022)
      Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) P. Beauv. is one of the most important weeds. It is distributed worldwide and has adapted to diverse habitats and climatic conditions. This study aimed to compare the emergence patterns of two ...
    • Comparing the emergence of Echinochloa crus-galli populations in different locations. Part II: similarities and threshold parameters 

      Royo-Esnal, Aritz; Onofri, Andrea; Taab, Alireza; Loddo, Donato; Necajeva, Jevgenija; Uludag, Ahmet; Synowiec, Agnieszka; Calha, Isabel M.; Lars, Andersson; Jensen, Peter K.; Uremis, Ilhan; Economou, Garifalia; Murdoch, Alistair J.; Tørresen, Kirsten S. (John Wiley and Sons Inc., 2022)
      The variability in the emergence process of different populations was confirmed for two Echinochloa crus-galli populations, one from Italy (IT) and the second from Norway (NO). Seeds were sown in 12 localities over Europe ...
    • Complex vegetation responses to soil disturbances in mountain grassland 

      Sebastià, Ma. T.; Puig, Laura (Springer Verlag, 2008)
      We studied vegetation responses to disturbances originated by ants and voles in subalpine grasslands in the Eastern Pyrenees. We compared the effects of these small-scale disturbances with those of a large-scale disturbance ...
    • Composición, distribución altitudinal y sintaxonomía de los bojedales en las sierras de Cadí y Moixeró (Prepirineo catalán) 

      Soriano, Ignacio; Sebastià, Ma. T. (Universitat de Barcelona, 1990)
      Composition, altitudinal distritbution and syntaxonomy of box communities in the Cadí and Moixeró mountains (Catalan Pyrenees). The floristic composition and some ecological aspects of the Buxus sempervirem woodlands from ...
    • Compromises in data selection in a meta-analysis of biodiversity in managed and unmanaged forests: response to Halme et al. 

      Paillet, Yoan; Bergès, Laurent; Hjältén, Joakim; Ódor, Péter; Avon, Catherine; Bernhardt Römermann, Markus; Bijlsma, Rienk-Jan; de Bruyn, Luc; Fuhr, Marc; Grandin, Ulf; Kanka, Robert; Lundin, Lars; Luque, Sandra; Magura, Tibor; Matesanz, Silvia; Mészáros, Ilona; Sebastià, Ma. T.; Schemidt, Wolfgang; Standovár, Tibor; Tóthmérész, Béla; Uotila, Anneli; Valladares, Fernando; Vellak, Kai; Virtanen, Risto (Wiley, 2010)
    • Conservation of soil organic carbon, biodiversity and the provision of other ecosystem services along climatic gradients in West Africa 

      Marks, E.; Aflakpui, G. K. S.; Nkem, N.; Poch, Rosa M.; Khouma, M.; Kokou, K.; Sagoe, R.; Sebastià, Ma. T. (Copernicus Publications, 2009)
      Terrestrial carbon resources are major drivers of development in West Africa. The distribution of these resources co-varies with ecosystem type and rainfall along a strong Northeast-Southwest climatic gradient. Soil ...
    • Consideraciones técnicas para la programación de la fertirrigación en cultivos frutales 

      Fonseca Salcedo, Francisco; Lordan Sanahuja, Jaume; Rufat i Lamarca, Josep; Villar Mir, Josep Ma.; Pascual Roca, Miquel (Mapama, 2011)
      Un plan de abonado debe tener en cuenta las extracciones del cultivo, pero también la oferta de nutrientes proveniente del medio, que incorpora tanto los aspectos de la fertilidad intrinseca del suelo como la oferta derivada ...
    • Contribució al coneixement de la flora catalana occidental, III 

      Recasens i Guinjuan, Jordi; Conesa i Mor, Josep A. (Josep Antoni) (Institució Catalana d'Història Natural, 1991)
      En aquest treball s'aporten dades sobre la presència de nous tàxons a la plana occidental catalana, i que impliquen, en la majoria dels casos, ampliar de manera notable l'àrea de distribució de l'espècie. Són de destacar ...
    • Contribució del patrimoni biològic municipal al Segrià: flora d’afinitat estèpica dels secans 

      Solé Senan, Xavier Oriol; Juárez Escario, Alejandro; Arco, César del; Pedrol Solanes, Joan; Conesa i Mor, Josep A. (Josep Antoni) (Centre d'Estudis Comarcals del Segrià; Pagès Editors, 2014)
      Un conjunt d’espècies de l’est d’Europa i Àsia van colonitzar la Península Ibèrica durant el miocè. Aquestes espècies són conegudes com plantes estèpiques. El nostre estudi mostra l’edat actual de les poblacions d’aquestes ...