Journal publications published by the GEO BON Secretariat and by GEO BON partners.


Patricia Balvanera, Kate A Brauman, Anna F Cord, Evangelia G Drakou, Ilse R Geijzendorffer, Daniel S Karp, Berta Martín-López, Tuyeni H Mwampamba, Matthias Schröter. (2022). Essential ecosystem service variables for monitoring progress towards sustainability. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability, 54.


Benson, A., Murray, T., Canonico, G., Montes, E., Muller-Karger, F., & Kavanaugh, M. et al. (2021). Data management and interactive visualizations for the evolving Marine Biodiversity Observation Network. Oceanography, 34(2). 

Bonney, R. (2021). Expanding the impact of citizen science. BioScience, 71(5), 448-451. 

Bravo, G., Moity, N., Londoño-Cruz, E., Muller-Karger, F., Bigatti, G., & Klein, E. et al. (2021). Robots versus humans: Automated annotation accurately quantifies Essential Ocean Variables of rocky intertidal functional groups and habitat state. Frontiers In Marine Science, 8. 10.3389/fmars.2021.691313 

Cawse-Nicholson, K., Townsend, P., Schimel, D., Assiri, A., Blake, P., & Buongiorno, M. et al. (2021). NASA’s surface biology and geology designated observable: A perspective on surface imaging algorithms. Remote Sensing of Environment, 257, 112349. 10.1016/j.rse.2021.112349 

Chavez, F., Miller, R., Muller-Karger, F., Iken, K., Canonico, G., & Egan, K. et al. (2021). Marine Biodiversity Observation Network (MBON): An observing system for life in the sea. Oceanography, 34(2), 12-15. 10.5670/oceanog.2021.211 

Chavez, F., Min, M., Pitz, K., Truelove, N., Baker, J., & LaScala-Grunewald, D. et al. (2021). Observing life in the sea using environmental DNA. Oceanography, 34(2), 102-119. 10.5670/oceanog.2021.218 

Culp, J., Goedkoop, W., Christensen, T., Christoffersen, K., Fefilova, E., & Liljaniemi, P. et al. (2021). Arctic freshwater biodiversity: Establishing baselines, trends, and drivers of ecological change. Freshwater 10.1111/fwb.13831 

Danielsen, F., Enghoff, M., Poulsen, M.K., Funder, M., Jensen, P.M., & Burgess, N. D. (2021). The concept, practice, application, and results of locally based monitoring of the environment. BioScience, 71(5), 484-502.

 DeWoody, J.A., Harder H., Mathur, S. & Willoughby, J. (2021). The long-standing significance of genetic diversity in conservation. Molecular Ecology 30(17), 4147–4154. 

Eicken, H., Danielsen, F., Sam, J.M., Fidel, M., Johnson, N., Poulsen, M.K. & Enghoff, M. (2021). Connecting top-down and bottom-up approaches in environmental observing. BioScience, 71(5), 467-483. 

Estes, M., Anderson, C., Appeltans, W., Bax, N., Bednaršek, N., & Canonico, G. et al. (2021). Enhanced monitoring of life in the sea is a critical component of conservation management and sustainable economic growth. Marine Policy, 132, 104699. 

Guerra, C.A., Bardgett, R.D., Caon, L., Crowther, T.W., Delgado-Baquerizo, M., Montanarella, L., Navarro, L.M., Orgiazzi. et al. (2021). Tracking, targeting, and conserving soil biodiversity. Science, 371(6526), 239–241. 

Guerra, C.A.., Wall, D., & Eisenhauer, N. (2021). Unearthing soil ecological observations: see supporting information as supplementary material. Soil Organisms, 93(2), 79–81. 

Hoban, S., Bruford, M., Funk, W., Galbusera, P., Griffith, M., & Grueber, C. et al. (2021). Global commitments to conserving and monitoring genetic diversity are now necessary and feasible. BioScience, 71(9), 964-976. 

Hoban, S., Campbell, C., da Silva, J., Ekblom, R., Funk, W., & Garner, B. et al. (2021). Genetic diversity is considered important but interpreted narrowly in country reports to the Convention on Biological Diversity: Current actions and indicators are insufficient. Biological Conservation, 261, 109233. 

Jetz, W., McGowan, J., Rinnan, D.S., Possingham, H.P., Visconti, P., O’Donnell, B., Londoño-Murcia, M.C. (2021). Include biodiversity representation indicators in area-based conservation targets. Nature Ecology and Evolution.

Johnson, N., Druckenmiller, M.L., Danielsen, F., & Pulsifer, P.L. (2021). The use of digital platforms for community-based monitoring. BioScience, 71(5), 452-466. 

Kavanaugh, M., Bell, T., Catlett, D., Cimino, M., Doney, S., & Klajbor, W. et al. (2021). Satellite remote sensing and the Marine Biodiversity Observation Network: current science and future steps. Oceanography, 34(2). 

Laikre, L., Hohenlohe, P., Allendorf, F., Bertola, L., Breed, M., & Bruford, M. et al. (2021). Authors’ reply to letter to the editor: Continued improvement to genetic diversity indicator for CBD. Conservation Genetics, 22(4), 533-536. 

Lento, J., Culp, J., Levenstein, B., Aroviita, J., Baturina, M., & Bogan, D. et al. (2021). Temperature and spatial connectivity drive patterns in freshwater macroinvertebrate diversity across the Arctic. Freshwater Biology 

Mathur, S., DeWoody, J.A. (2021). Genetic load has potential in large populations but is realized in small inbred populations.  Evolutionary Applications 14(6),1540-1557. 

Medina, M., Estes, C., Best, B., Stallings, C., Montes, E., McEachron, L., & Muller-Karger, F. (2021). Reef-fish abundance, biomass, and biodiversity inside and outside no-take marine zones in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary: 1999–2018. Oceanography, 34(2). 

Minter, M., Nielsen, E., Blyth, C., Bertola, L., Kantar, M., & Morales, H. et al. (2021). What is genetic diversity and why does it matter?. Frontiers For Young Minds, 9. 

Montes, E., Lefcheck, J., Guerra Castro, E., Klein, E., de Azevedo Mazzuco, A.C., Bigatti, G., Cordeiro, C., Simoes, N., Macaya, E., Moity, N., Londoño-Cruz, E., Helmuth, B., Choi, F., Soto, E., Miloslavich, P., & Muller-Karger, F. (2021). Optimizing large-scale biodiversity sampling effort: toward an unbalanced survey design. Oceanography, 34(2), 80-91. 

Noriega, J.A., March-Salas, M., Castillo, S., García-Q, H., Hortal, J. & Santos, A.M.C. (2021). Human perturbations reduce dung beetle diversity and dung removal ecosystem function. Biotropica 53(3), 

Paz‐Vinas, I., Jensen, E., Bertola, L., Breed, M., Hand, B., & Hunter, M. et al. (2021). Macrogenetic studies must not ignore limitations of genetic markers and scale. Ecology Letters, 24(6), 1282-1284. 

Pearlman, J., Buttigieg, P.L., Bushnell, M., Delgado, C., Hermes, J., Heslop, E., Hörstmann, C., Isensee, K., Karstensen, et al.  (2021). Evolving and sustaining ocean best practices to enable interoperability in the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development. Frontiers in Marine Science, 8. 

Ruhl, H., Brown, J., Harper, A., Hazen, E., deWitt, L., Daniel, P., DeVogelaere, A., Kudela, R., Ryan, J., Fischer, A., Muller-Karger, F., & Chavez, F. (2021). Integrating biodiversity and environmental observations in support of national marine sanctuary and large marine ecosystem assessments. Oceanography, 34(2), 142 – 155. 

Satterthwaite, E.V., Bax, N. J., Miloslavich, P., Ratnarajah, L., Canonico, G., Dunn, D., Simmons, S.E. et al (2021). Establishing the foundation for the Global Observing System for Marine Life. Frontiers in Marine Science, 8. 

Sayre, R., Butler, K., Van Graafeiland, K., Breyer, S., Wright, D., Frye, C., Karagulle, et al. (2021). A global ecological classification of coastal segment units to complement Marine Biodiversity Observation Network assessments. Oceanography, 34(2), 120 – 129. 

Schartau, A., Mariash, H., Christoffersen, K., Bogan, D., Dubovskaya, O., & Fefilova, E. et al. (2021). First circumpolar assessment of Arctic freshwater phytoplankton and zooplankton diversity: Spatial patterns and environmental factors. Freshwater 

Schmeller, D.S., Bridgewater, P. (2021). The eighth plenary of the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES-8): online, nexus, and transformative change. Biodiversity and Conservation 30, 2857–2862.

Sharma, S.B., Thivakaran, G.A., Thakkar, M.G. (2021). The game changing role of traditional ecological knowledge based Agri amendment systems in nutrient dynamics in the stress prone semi-arid tropics. Scientific Reports 11 (1), 1-10. 

Skidmore, A.K., Coops, N. C., Neinavaz, E., Ali, A., Schaepman, M.E., Paganini, M., Kissling, W.D., Vihervaara, P., Darvishzadeh, R., Feilhauer, et al (2021). Priority list of biodiversity metrics to observe from space. Nature Ecology & Evolution, 5(7), 896–906). 

Svenning, M., Falkegård, M., Dempson, J., Power, M., Bårdsen, B., Guðbergsson, G., & Fauchald, P. (2021). Temporal changes in the relative abundance of anadromous Arctic charr, brown trout, and Atlantic salmon in northern Europe: Do they reflect changing climates?. Freshwater 

Takeuchi, Y., Muraoka, H., Yamakita, T., Kano, Y., Nagai, S., & Bunthang, T. et al. (2021). The Asia‐Pacific Biodiversity Observation Network: 10‐year achievements and new strategies to 2030. Ecological Research, 36(2), 232-257. 

Tengö, M., Austin, B. J., Danielsen, F., & Fernández-Llamazares, Á. (2021). Creating synergies between citizen science and Indigenous and local knowledge. BioScience, 71(5), 503-518.

Thornton, J.M., Palazzi, E., Pepin, N.C., Cristofanelli, P., Essery, R., Kotlarski, S., Giuliani, G., Guigoz, Y., Kulonen, A., Li, X., Pritchard, D., Fowler, H.J., Randin, C.F., Shahgedanova, M., Zebisch, M. and Adler. (2021) Towards a definition of Essential Mountain Climate Variables. One Earth. 4(6), 805-827. 

Toczydlowski, R.H., Liggins, L., Gaither, M.R., Anderson, T.J., Barton, R.L. et al. (2021). Poor data stewardship will hinder global genetic diversity surveillance. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 118 (34), e2107934118. 

Vaz, A.S., Selomane, O., Jones, L., Gosal, A.S., Ziv, G., Muller-Karger, F. E., Montes, E., & Vallejos, M. (2021). The journey to monitoring ecosystem services: Are we there yet? Ecosystem Services, 50, 101313). 

Zhong, M., Taylor, R., Bates, N., Christey, D., Basnet, H., & Flippin, J. et al. (2021). Acoustic detection of regionally rare bird species through deep convolutional neural networks. Ecological Informatics, 64, 101333. 


Brittain, J., Heino, J., Friberg, N., Aroviita, J., Kahlert, M., & Karjalainen, S. et al. (2020). Ecological correlates of riverine diatom and macroinvertebrate alpha and beta diversity across Arctic Fennoscandia. Freshwater 

Fefilova, E., Dubovskaya, O., Frolova, L., Abramova, E., Kononova, O., & Nigamatzyanova, G. et al. (2020). Biogeographic patterns of planktonic and meiobenthic fauna diversity in inland waters of the Russian Arctic. Freshwater 

Gosal, A., & Ziv, G. (2020). Landscape aesthetics: Spatial modelling and mapping using social media images and machine learning. Ecological Indicators, 117, 106638.  

Huser, B., Futter, M., Bogan, D., Brittain, J., Culp, J., & Goedkoop, W. et al. (2020). Spatial and temporal variation in Arctic freshwater chemistry—Reflecting climate‐induced landscape alterations and a changing template for biodiversity. Freshwater Biology. 

Kahlert, M., Rühland, K., Lavoie, I., Keck, F., Saulnier‐Talbot, E., & Bogan, D. et al. (2020). Biodiversity patterns of Arctic diatom assemblages in lakes and streams: Current reference conditions and historical context for biomonitoring. Freshwater 

Knopp, J., Levenstein, B., Watson, A., Ivanova, I., & Lento, J. (2020). Systematic review of documented Indigenous Knowledge of freshwater biodiversity in the circumpolar Arctic. Freshwater  

Lau, D., Christoffersen, K., Erkinaro, J., Hayden, B., Heino, J., & Hellsten, S. et al. (2020). Multitrophic biodiversity patterns and environmental descriptors of sub‐Arctic lakes in northern Europe. Freshwater Biology 

Lento, J., Laske, S., Lavoie, I., Bogan, D., Brua, R., & Campeau, S. et al. (2020). Diversity of diatoms, benthic macroinvertebrates, and fish varies in response to different environmental correlates in Arctic rivers across North America. Freshwater 

Pacheco-Romero, M., Alcaraz-Segura, D., Vallejos, M., & Cabello, J. (2020). An expert-based reference list of variables for characterizing and monitoring social-ecological systems. Ecology And Society, 25(3). 

Schröter, M., Başak, E., Christie, M., Church, A., Keune, H., Osipova, E., Oteros-Rozas, E., Sievers-Glotzbach, et al (2020). Indicators for relational values of nature’s contributions to good quality of life: the IPBES approach for Europe and Central Asia. Ecosystems and People, 16(1), 50– 

Valbuena R., O’Connor B., Zellweger F., Simonson W., Vihervaara P., Maltamo M., Silva C.A., Almeida D.R.A., Danks F., Morsdorf F., Chirici G., Lucas R., Coomes D.A. & Coops N.C. (2020) Standardising Ecosystem Morphological Traits from 3D Information Sources. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 35 (8): 656-667.

Hoban, Sean, Michael Bruford, Josephine D’Urban Jackson, Margarida Lopes-Fernandes, Myriam Heuertz, Paul A. Hohenlohe, Ivan Paz-Vinas, et al. 2020. “Genetic diversity targets and indicators in the CBD post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework must be improved”. Biological Conservation. 248: 108654.

Han X, Gill MJ, Hamilton H, Vergara SG, and Young BE. 2020. “Progress on national biodiversity indicator reporting and prospects for filling indicator gaps in Southeast Asia”. Environmental and Sustainability Indicators. 5: 100017.

Laikre L, Hoban S, Bruford MW, Segelbacher G, Allendorf FW, Gajardo G, et al. 2020. “Post-2020 goals overlook genetic diversity”. Science. 367 (6482): 1083.2-1085.


Vaz, A., Gonçalves, J., Pereira, P., Santarém, F., Vicente, J., & Honrado, J. (2019). Earth observation and social media: Evaluating the spatiotemporal contribution of non-native trees to cultural ecosystem services. Remote Sensing of Environment, 230111193. 

Vallejos, M., Aguiar, S., Baldi, G., Mastrángelo, M., Gallego, F., & Pacheco-Romero, M. et al. (2019). Social-Ecological Functional Types: Connecting People and Ecosystems in the Argentine Chaco.Ecosystems, 23(3), 471-484. 

Laske, S., Amundsen, P., Christoffersen, K., Erkinaro, J., Guðbergsson, G., & Hayden, B. et al. (2019). Circumpolar patterns of Arctic freshwater fish biodiversity: A baseline for monitoring. Freshwater Biology 

Gosal, A., Geijzendorffer, I., Václavík, T., Poulin, B., & Ziv, G. (2019). Using social media, machine learning and natural language processing to map multiple recreational beneficiaries. Ecosystem Services, 38, 100958. 

Drakou, E., Lemmens, R., & Ayuningshih, F. (2019). Designing an ecosystem services ontology within GEOBON. Biodiversity Information Science and Standards, 10.3897/biss.3.36338 

Rashi B, Gill MJ, Hamilton H, Han X, Linden HM, and Young BE. 2020. “Uneven use of biodiversity indicators in 5th National Reports to the Convention on Biological Diversity”. Environmental Conservation. 47 (1): 15-21.

Hölting L, Jacobs S, Felipe-Lucia Maria R, Maes J, Norström Albert V, Plieninger T, and Cord Anna F. 2019. “Measuring ecosystem multifunctionality across scales”. 14 (12).

Mujica MI, Guillermo Bueno C, Duchicela J, and Marín C. 2019. “Strengthening mycorrhizal research in South America”. New Phytologist. 224 (2): 563-567.

McGeoch M, Jetz W. 2019. Measure and Reduce the Harm Caused by Biological Invasions. One Earth,
Volume 1, Issue 2, Pages 171-174.

Eisenhauer N, Guerra CA. 2019. Global maps of soil-dwelling nematode worms. Nature.

Cameron E, Martins I, Lavelle P, Mathieu J, Tedersoo L, Bharam M, Gottschall F, Guerra C, Hines J, Patoine G, Siebert J, Winter M, Cesarz S, Ferlian O, Kreft H, Lovejoy T, Montanarella L, Orgiazzi A, Pereira H, Phillips H, Settele J, Wall D, Eisenhauer N. 2019. Global mismatches in aboveground and belowground biodiversity. Conservation Biology 1–16.

Guerra, Carlos, Linwood Pendleton, E.G. Drakou, Vania Proença, Ward Appeltans, G. T. Domingos, Gary N Geller, et al. 2019. “Finding the essential: Improving conservation monitoring across scales”. Global Ecology and Conservation.

Ramirez-Reyes C., Brauman K.A., Samberg L.H., Chaplin-Kramer R., et al. 2019. “Reimagining the potential of Earth observations for ecosystem service assessments”. Science of the Total Environment. 665: 1053-1063.

Hobern D, B Baptiste, K Copas, R Guralnick, A Hahn, van Huis E, ES Kim, et al. 2019. “Connecting data and expertise: a new alliance for biodiversity knowledge”. Biodiversity Data Journal. 7.

“Essential Biodiversity”. Nature Ecology & Evolution 3, Nr. 4 (April 2019): 503.

Eisenhauer N, A Bonn, and A Guerra C. 2019. “Recognizing the quiet extinction of invertebrates”. Nature Communications. 10 (1).

Walter Jetz, Melodie A. McGeoch, Robert Guralnick, Simon Ferrier, Jan Beck, Mark J. Costello, Miguel Fernandez, Gary N. Geller, Petr Keil, Cory Merow, Carsten Meyer, Frank E. Muller-Karger, Henrique M. Pereira, Eugenie C. Regan, Dirk S. Schmeller, Eren Turak (2019) Essential biodiversity variables for mapping and monitoring species populations. Nature Ecology and Evolution.

Geijzendorffer, Ilse R., Coralie Beltrame, Laurent Chazee, Elie Gaget, Thomas Galewski, Anis Guelmami, Christian Perennou, et al. 2019. “A More Effective Ramsar Convention for the Conservation of Mediterranean Wetlands”. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 7.

Hardisty, A. R., Michener, W. K., Agosti, D., Alonso García, E., Bastin, L., Belbin, L., Bowser, A., Buttigieg, P. L., Canhos, D. A. L., Egloff, W., De Giovanni, R., Figueira, R., Groom, Q., Guralnick, R. P., Hobern, D., Hugo, W., Koureas, D., Ji, L., Los, W., Manuel, J., Manset, D., Poelen, J., Saarenmaa, H., Schigel, D., Uhlir, P. F. & Kissling, W. D. (2019). The Bari Manifesto: An interoperability framework for essential biodiversity variables. Ecological Informatics, 49, 22-31.


Van Oudenhoven, A., Schröter, M., Drakou, E., Geijzendorffer, I., Jacobs, S., & van Bodegom, P. et al. (2018). Key criteria for developing ecosystem service indicators to inform decision making. Ecological Indicators, 95, 417-426. 

Bremer, L., Brauman, K., Nelson, S., Prado, K., Wilburn, E., & Fiorini, A. (2018). Relational values in evaluations of upstream social outcomes of watershed Payment for Ecosystem Services: a review. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability, 35116-123. 

Cameron EK, Martins IS, Lavelle P, Mathieu J, Tedersoo L 2, Gottschall F, Guerra CA, Hines J, Patoine G, Siebert J 3, Winter M, Cesarz S, Delgado-Baquerizo M, Ferlian O, Fierer N, Kreft H, Lovejoy TE, Montanarella L, Orgiazzi A 5, Pereira HM, Phillips HRP, Settele J, Wall DH, Eisenhauer N. 2018. Global gaps in soil biodiversity data. Nature Ecology & Evolution 6–7.

Sayre, R, S Noble, S Hamann, R Smith, Z Basher, D Burton, K Atkins, B Friesen, D Wright, S Breyer, K Butler, Graafeiland K. Van, C Frye, D Karagulle, D Hopkins, D Stephens, K Kelly, J Cress, Sistine D. P. Van, R Allee, T Allen, P Aniello, I Asaad, M.J Costello, K Goodin, P Harris, M Kavanaugh, H Lillis, E Manca, F Muller-Karger, J Saarinen, B Nyberg, R Parsons, J Steiner, and A Reed. “A New 30 Meter Resolution Global Shoreline Vector and Associated Global Islands Database for the Development of Standardized Ecological Coastal Units.” Journal of Operational Oceanography. (2018). Print.

Kissling, W. Daniel, Ramona Walls, Anne Bowser, Matthew O. Jones, Jens Kattge, Donat Agosti, Josep Amengual, et al. 2018. “Towards global data products of Essential Biodiversity Variables on species traits”. Nature Ecology & Evolution.

Muller-Karger, Frank E, Patricia Miloslavich, Nicholas J. Bax, Samantha Simmons, Mark J. Costello, Pinto I. Sousa, Gabrielle Canonico, Woody Turner, Michael Gill, Enrique Montes, Benjamin D. Best, Jay Pearlman, Patrick Halpin, Daniel Dunn, Abigail Benson, Corinne S. Martin, Lauren V. Weatherdon, Ward Appeltans, Pieter Provoost, Eduardo Klein, Christopher R. Kelble, Robert J. Miller, Francisco P. Chavez, Katrin Iken, Sanae Chiba, David Obura, Laetitia M. Navarro, Henrique M. Pereira, Valerie Allain, Sonia Batten, Lisandro Benedetti-Checchi, J E. Duffy, Raphael M. Kudela, Lisa-Maria Rebelo, Yunne Shin, and Gary Geller. “Advancing Marine Biological Observations and Data Requirements of the Complementary Essential Ocean Variables (eovs) and Essential Biodiversity Variables (ebvs) Frameworks.” Frontiers in Marine Science. 5 (2018). Print.

Miloslavich P, NJ Bax, SE Simmons, E Klein, W Appeltans, O Aburto-Oropeza, Andersen Garcia M, et al. 2018. “Essential ocean variables for global sustained observations of biodiversity and ecosystem changes”. Global Change Biology.

Pagad S, P Genovesi, L Carnevali, D Schigel, and MA McGeoch. 2018. “Introducing the Global Register of Introduced and Invasive Species”. Scientific Data. 5.

Navarro, Laetitia M, Néstor Fernández, Carlos Guerra, Rob Guralnick, W Daniel Kissling, Maria Cecilia Londoño, Frank Muller-Karger, et al. 2017. “Monitoring biodiversity change through effective global coordination”. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. 29: 158-169.

Wetzel, Florian T., Heather C. Bingham, Quentin Groom, Peter Haase, Urmas Kõljalg, Michael Kuhlmann, Corinne S. Martin, et al. 2018. “Unlocking biodiversity data: Prioritization and filling the gaps in biodiversity observation data in Europe”. Biological Conservation. 221: 78-85.

Muller-Karger, Frank E., Erin Hestir, Christiana Ade, Kevin Turpie, Dar A. Roberts, David Siegel, Robert J. Miller, et al. 2018. “Satellite sensor requirements for monitoring essential biodiversity variables of coastal ecosystems”. Ecological Applications.

Haase, Peter, Jonathan D. Tonkin, Stefan Stoll, Benjamin Burkhard, Mark Frenzel, Ilse R. Geijzendorffer, Christoph Häuser, et al. 2018. “The next generation of site-based long-term ecological monitoring: Linking essential biodiversity variables and ecosystem integrity”. Science of the Total Environment. 613-614: 1376-1384.


Vihervaara, Petteri, Ari-Pekka Auvinen, Laura Mononen, Markus Törmä, Petri Ahlroth, Saku Anttila, Kristin Böttcher, et al. 2017. “How Essential Biodiversity Variables and remote sensing can help national biodiversity monitoring”. Global Ecology and Conservation. 10: 43-59.

Beilschmidt, Christian, Johannes Drönner, Michael Mattig, Marco Schmidt, Christian Authmann, Aidin Niamir, Thomas Hickler, and Bernhard Seeger. 2017. “VAT: A Scientific Toolbox for Interactive Geodata Exploration”. Datenbank-Spektrum. 17 (3): 233-243.

Geijzendorffer I.R., van Teeffelen A.J., Allison H., Braun D., Horgan K., Iturrate-Garcia M., et al. 2017. “How can global conventions for biodiversity and ecosystem services guide local conservation actions?” Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. 29: 145-150.

Kissling, W. Daniel, Ahumada, Jorge A., Bowser, Anne, Fernandez, Miguel, Fernández, Néstor, García, Enrique Alonso, Guralnick, Robert P., et al. 2017. Building essential biodiversity variables (EBVs) of species distribution and abundance at a global scale. Wiley. doi:10.1111/brv.12359

Schmeller, D.S., Mihoub, JB., Bowser, A. et al. 2017. “An operational definition of essential biodiversity variables”. Biodiversity Conservation. 26: 2967-2972. doi:10.1007/s10531-017-1386-9

Xu, H., Cao, M., Wu, Y. et al. 2017. “Optimized monitoring sites for detection of biodiversity trends in China”. Biodiversity and Conservation. 26: 1959. doi:10.1007/s10531-017-1339-3

Schmeller, D.S., Böhm, M., Arvanitidis, C. et al. 2017. “Building capacity in biodiversity monitoring at the global scale”. Biodiversity and Conservation. 26: 1-26.

Geijzendorffer Ilse R., Cohen-Shacham Emmanuelle, Cord Anna F., Cramer Wolfgang, Guerra Carlos, Martín-López Berta. 2017. “Ecosystem services in global sustainability policies”. Environmental Science and Policy. 74: 40-48.

Alcaraz-Segura Domingo, Lomba Angela, Sousa-Silva Rita, Nieto-Lugilde Diego, Alves Paulo, Georges Damien, Vicente J.R., and Honrado J.P.. 2017. “Potential of satellite-derived ecosystem functional attributes to anticipate species range shifts”. International Journal of Applied Earth Observations and Geoinformation. 57: 86-92.

Vanhove Maarten P.M., Rochette Anne-Julie, De Bisthoven L.J.. 2017. “Joining science and policy in capacity development for monitoringprogress towards the Aichi Biodiversity Targets in the global South”. Ecological Indicators. 73: 694-697.


Brummitt, Neil, Eugenie C. Regan, Lauren V. Weatherdon, Corinne S. Martin, Ilse R. Geijzendorffer, Duccio Rocchini, Yoni Gavish, Peter Haase, Charles J. Marsh, and Dirk S. Schmeller. 2017. “Taking stock of nature: Essential biodiversity variables explained”. Biological Conservation. 213: 252-255.

Tydecks Laura, Bremerich Vanessa, Jentschke Ilona, Likens Gene E., Trockner Klement. 2016. “Biological Field Stations: A Global Infrastructure for Research, Education, and Public Engagement”. BioScience. n/a.

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