Environmental Assessment and Management

PhD theses and peer-reviewed articles and book chapters

1995

Bakker, K., J.H. Mook, P.H. Nienhuis, J.G. van Rhijn & J.W. Woldendorp (red.), 1995. Oecologie, Bohn Stafleu Van Loghum, Houten/Diegem, 694 p.

Beukema, J.J. & P.H. Nienhuis, 1995. Processen in oecosystemen, in: Bakker, K., J.H. Mook, P.H. Nienhuis, J.G. van Rhijn & J.W. Woldendorp (red.) - Oecologie, Bohn Stafleu Van Loghum, Houten/Diegem, p. 461-492.

Nienhuis, P.H. & A.C. Smaal, 1995. The Oosterschelde (The Netherlands), an estuarine ecosystem under stress: discrimination between the effects of human-induced and natural stress, in: Dyer, K.R. & R.J. Orth (ed.), Changes in fluxes in estuaries: implications from science to management (symposium), Olsen & Olsen, Fredensborg, p. 109-120.

Van Lent, F. 1995. Intraspecific variability of Zostera marina L. in the Southwestern Netherlands, PhD-thesis University of Nijmegen, pp. 1-218. Promotores: prof. dr. C. den Hartog, prof. dr. P.H. Nienhuis; 8 February 1995.

1996

Beckers G.J.L., T.A.A.M. Leenders & H. Strijbosch, 1996. Coral snake mimicry: confrontations of live coral snakes with a mammalian predator. Oecologia (Berlin) 106: 461-463.

Bosman, W., J.J. van Gelder & H. Strijbosch, 1996, Hibernation sites of Bufo bufo and Bufo calamita in a river floodplain. Herpetol. J. 6 (3): 83-86.

De Iongh, H.H., 1996. Plant-herbivore interactions between seagrasses and dugongs in a tropical small island ecosystem. PhD-thesis University of Nijmegen, pp. 1-205. Promotores: prof. dr. P.H. Nienhuis, prof. dr. H.H.T. Prins (LUW); 11 May 1996.

Gelder, J. J. van & H. Strijbosch, 1996. Marking amphibians: effects of toe clipping on Bufo bufo Anura: Bufonidae. Amphibia-Reptilia 17 (2): 169-174.

Herman, P.M.J., M.A. Hemminga, P.H. Nienhuis, J.M. Verschuure & E.G.J. Wessel, 1996. Wax and wane of eelgrass Zostera marina and water column silicon levels, Marine Ecology Progress Series 144: 303-307.

Leenders, T., G. Beckers & H. Strijbosch, 1996. Natural History Notes: Micrurus mipartitus (NCN). Polymorphism. Herpetological Review 27(1): 25

Nienhuis, P.H., 1996. The North Sea coasts of Denmark, Germany and the Netherlands, in: Schramm, W. & P.H. Nienhuis (eds.), Marine Benthic Vegetation; recent changes and the effects on Eutrophication, Ecological Studies, Vol. 123, Springer, Berlin, pp. 187-221.

Nienhuis, P.H., B.H.H. de Bree, P.M.J. Herman, A.M.B. Holland, J.M. Verschuure & E.G.J. Wessel, 1996. Twentyfive years of changes in the distribution and biomass of eelgrass, Zostera marina, in Grevelingen lagoon, the Netherlands, Neth. J. Aquat. Ecol. 30 (2-3): 107-117.

Prins, T.C., 1996. Bivalve grazing, nutrient cycling and phytoplanktion dynamics in an estuarine ecosystem. PhD-thesis University of Wageningen, pp. 1-151. Promotores: prof. dr. W.J. Wolff (LUW), prof. dr. P.H. Nienhuis; 7 February 1996.

Schramm, W. & P.H. Nienhuis (eds.), 1996. Marine Benthic Vegetation; recent changes and the effects on Eutrophication, Ecological Studies, Vol. 123, Springer, Berlin, 465 pp.

Vries, I. de, A.C. Smaal, P.H. Nienhuis & J.C.A. Joordens, 1996. Estuarine management strategies and the predictability of ecosystem changes, Journal of Coastal Conservation 2: 139-148.

1997

Bosman, W., J.J. van Gelder & H. Strijbosch, 1997. The effect of inundation on hibernating Bufo bufo andB. calamita. Amphibia-Reptilia 18(4): 339-346.

Brouwer, P.E.M., 1997. Distribution, year-round primary production and decomposition of Antarctic macroalgae. PhD-thesis University of Nijmegen, pp. 1-128. Promotores: prof. dr. P.H. Nienhuis, prof. dr. A. Clarke (University of St. Andrews, Scotland); 16 April 1997.

Janssen, A.A.A.W., H.J.R. Lenders & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 1997. Technical state and maintenance of underpasses for badgers in The Netherlands. In: C. Canters (Ed.), Habitat Fragmentation & Infrastructure, Proceedings of the international conference on habitat fragmentation, infrastructure and the role of ecological engineering, Ministry of Transport, Public Works and Water Management, Road and Hydraulic Engineering Division, Delft. p. 362 - 366.

Stapel, J., 1997. Nutrient dynamics in Indonesian seagrass beds: factors determining conservation and loss of nitrogen and phosphorus. PhD-thesis University of Nijmegen, pp. 1-127. Promotor: prof. dr. P.H. Nienhuis; 11 June 1997.

Lenders, H.J.R., R.A.H. de Jong, R.S.E.W. Leuven & H. Strijbosch, 1997. Handboeken Milieukunde 2: Natuurbeheer en -ontwikkeling (Werkboek). Uitgeverij Boom, Amsterdam/Meppel. 88 p.

Lenders, H.J.R., R.S.E.W. Leuven, P.H. Nienhuis & D.J.W. Schoof, 1997. Handboeken Milieukunde 2: Natuurbeheer en -ontwikkeling. Uitgeverij Boom, Amsterdam/Meppel. 350 p.

Nienhuis, P.H. & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 1997. The role of the science of ecology in the sustainable development debate in Europe. Verhandlungen der Gesellschaft für Ökologie 27: 243-251.

Poudevigne, I., S. van Rooy, P. Morin & D. Alard, 1997. Dynamics of rural landscapes and their main driving factors: A case study in the Seine Valley, Normandy, France. Landscape and Urban Planning 38/1-2: 93-104.

Strijbosch, H., 1997. Coronella austriaca Laurenti, 1768. In: Gasc, J.P. (ed.): Atlas of Amphibians and Reptiles in Europe. SEH/MNHN, Paris, 1997: 344-345.

Strijbosch, H. & J.J. van Gelder, 1997. Population structure of lizards in fragmented landscapes and causes for their decline. In: Böhme, W., W. Bischoff & T. Ziegler (eds.): Herpetologia Bonnensis, Bonn (SEH): 347-351.

Van der Zijl, A., R.S.E.W. Leuven , A.M.J. Ragas, Leereenheid 15. Water de blauwe draad in ons leven. In: De Kok, T.M.C.M. (Red.), Cursusboek Milieugezondheidskunde 2. Open Universiteit, Heerlen. p. 165-208.

Winden, J, van der, S. Bogaerts & H. Strijbosch, 1997. Herpetofauna des Göksu Deltas und des umliegenden Gebirges, Türkei. Salamandra 33(1): 9-24.

1998

Flameling, I.A., 1998. Growth and photosynthesis of eukaryotic microalgae in fluctuating light conditions, induced by vertical mixing. PhD-thesis, University of Nijmegen, Promotor: prof. dr. P.H. Nienhuis, 22 April 1998.

Haans, J.L.M., R.S.E.W. Leuven & A.M.J. Ragas, 1998. Immission assessment procedures for discharge permitting. In: Nienhuis, P.H., R.S.E.W. Leuven & A.M.J. Ragas (Eds.), New concepts for sustainable management of river basins. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. p. 179 - 189.

Heuvel, P.J.M. van den, N.G.M. Ten Brink & P.H. Nienhuis, 1998. Conflicting functions in the Middle-Waal area: a preliminary study. In: Nienhuis, P.H., R.S.E.W. Leuven & A.M.J. Ragas (Eds.), New concepts for sustainable management of river basins. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. p. 309 - 320.

Kok, M.T.J., W. Verweij, J. Van der Straaten & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 1998. Challenges of Dutch climate change research. Milieu - Tijdschrift voor Milieukunde 13/5: 226 - 232.

Lenders, H.J.R., Aarts, B.G.W., Strijbosch, H. & Van der Velde, G., 1998. The role of reference- and target-images in ecological recovery of river systems: lines of thought in the Netherlands. In: Nienhuis, P.H., R.S.E.W. Leuven & A.M.J. Ragas (Eds.), New concepts for sustainable management of river basins. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. pp. 35-52.

Lenders H.J.R., R.S.E.W. Leuven, P.H. Nienhuis, K.D. Oostinga & P.J.M. Van den Heuvel, 1998. Ecological rehabilitation of floodplains along the middle reach of the river Waal: a prosperous future for fauna target species? In: Nienhuis, P.H., R.S.E.W. Leuven & A.M.J. Ragas (Eds.), New concepts for sustainable management of river basins. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. p. 115-130.

Leuven, R.S.E.W., J.L.M. Haans, A.J. Hendriks, R.A.C. Lock, S.E. Wendelaar Bonga, 1998. Assessing cumulative impacts of multiple stressors on river systems. In: Nienhuis, P.H., R.S.E.W. Leuven & A.M.J. Ragas (Eds.), New concepts for sustainable management of river basins. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. p. 241-260.

Nienhuis, P.H. & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 1998. Ecological concepts for the sustainable management of river basins: a review. In: Nienhuis, P.H., R.S.E.W. Leuven & A.M.J. Ragas (Eds.), New concepts for sustainable management of river basins. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. p. 7-34.

Nienhuis, P.H., R.S.E.W. Leuven & A.M.J. Ragas, 1998. General introduction. In: Nienhuis, P.H., R.S.E.W. Leuven & A.M.J. Ragas (Eds.), New concepts for sustainable management of river basins. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. p. 1-6.

Nienhuis, P.H., R.S.E.W. Leuven & A.M.J. Ragas, 1998. Discussion and state of the art: new concepts emerging. In: Nienhuis, P.H., R.S.E.W. Leuven & A.M.J. Ragas (Eds.), New concepts for sustainable management of river basins. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. p. 353-367.

Nienhuis, P.H., R.S.E.W. Leuven & A.M.J. Ragas (Eds.), 1998. New concepts for sustainable management of river basins. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. 370 p.

Nienhuis, P.H., N.J.W. Hofman, M.G. Rietbergen, S.S.H. Ligthart & T. Prus, 1998. Water quality management of the lower reach of the Vistula river in Poland. In: Nienhuis, P.H., R.S.E.W. Leuven & A.M.J. Ragas (Eds.), New concepts for sustainable management of river basins. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. p. 321-332.

Strijbosch, H., 1998. Farbanomalien bei der Zauneidechse. Opfer der isolation in einer zersplitterten Landschaft? Die Eidechse9 (1): 35-40.

1999

Aarts, B.G.W. & P.H. Nienhuis, 1999. Ecological sustainability and biodiversity. Int. J. Sustain. Dev. World Ecol. 6: 89-102.

Lenders HJR, Huijbregts MAJ, Aarts BGW, Van Turnhout CAM., 1999. Assessing the degree of preservation of landscape, natural and cultural-historical values in river dike reinforcement projects.Regulated Rivers: Research & Management 15: 325-337 dx.doi.org/10.1002/(SICI)1099-1646(199907/08)15:4<325::AID-RRR545>3.0.CO;2-G

Strijbosch, H., 1999. Importance of rivers in shaping original Euro-Mediterranean lizard habitats. Nat. Croatica 8: 331-377.

Strijbosch, H. & J. van der Winden, 1999. Ecological restrictions in Ophisops elegans (Sauria: Lacertidae) of mainland Greece - Contributions to the Zoogeography and Ecology of the Eastern Mediterranean Region 1: 237-242.

2000

Katwijk, M.M. van, 2000. Possibilities for restoration of Zostera marina beds in the Dutch Wadden Sea. PhD thesis, University of Nijmegen, Promotor: C. den Hartog (KUN), 11 oktober 2000

Malta, E.-j., 2000. Macroalgal mats in a eutrophic lagoon: dynamics and control mechanisms, PhD thesis, University of Nijmegen, Promotor: P.H. Nienhuis (KUN), 3 februari 2000

Nagelkerken, I., 2000. Importance of shallow-water bay biotopes as nurseries for Caribbean reef fishes, PhD thesis, University of Nijmegen, Promotor: P.H. Nienhuis (KUN), 6 juli 2000

Corporaal, A., 2000. “Fisquality”, a proposal for a tax bonus to improve hydro-ecological resilience of river catchments, In: Smits, A.M.J., P.H. Nienhuis & R.S.E.W. Leuven (Eds.), New approaches to river management. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. p. 179-186

Havinga, H. & A.J.M. Smits, 2000. River management along the Rhine: a retrospective view. In: Smits, A.J.M., P.H. Nienhuis & R.S.E.W. Leuven (Eds.). New approaches to river management. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. pp. 15-32

Jonge, V.N. de, D.J. de Jong & M.M. van Katwijk, 2000. Policy plans and management measures to restore eelgrass (Zostera marina L.) in the Dutch Wadden Sea. Helgol Mar Res 54: 151-158

Katwijk, M.M. van & D.C.R. Hermus, 2000. Effects of water dynamics on Zostera marina: transplantation experiments in the intertidal Dutch Wadden Sea. mar ecol prog ser 208:107-118

Katwijk, M.M. van, D.C.R. Hermus, D.J. de Jong, R.M. Asmus & V.N. de Jonge, 2000. Habitat suitability of the Wadden Sea for restoration of Zostera marina beds. Helgol Mar Res 54: 117-128

Laar, B.J. van de, R.A.H. de Jong, R.S.E.W. Leuven & H.W.J. Becks, 2000. A second generation environmental science curriculum: the implementation of an interdisciplinary body of knowledge and good practice of learning. In: W. Leal Filho (Ed.). Communicating Sustainability. Volume 8 of the Series: "Environmental Education, Communication and Sustainability". Peter Lang AG Scientific Publishers, Bern (ISBN 3-631-371-748). pp. 265-280

Leuven, R.S.E.W., A.J.M. Smits & P.H. Nienhuis, 2000. From integrated approaches to sustainable river basin management In: Smits, A.J.M., P.H. Nienhuis & R.S.E.W. Leuven (Eds.). New approaches to river management. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. pp. 329-347 (PDF (pdf, 1,3 MB))

Malta, E.-j., J.M. Verschuure & P.H. Nienhuis, 2000. Spatial variation of macroalgal biomass in a brackish eutrophic lake is caused by loss processes. Bot. Mar. xxx

Nienhuis, P.H., J.C. Chojnacki, O. Harms, W. Majewski, W. Parzonka & T. Prus, 2000. Elbe, Odra, and Vistula: reference rivers for the restoration of biodiversity and habitat quality. In: Smits, A.J.M., P.H. Nienhuis & R.S.E.W. Leuven (Eds.). New approaches to river management. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. pp. 65-84.

Smits, A.J.M., H. Havinga & E.C.L. Marteijn, 2000. New concepts in river and water management in the Rhine river basin: how to live with the unexpected? In: Smits, A.J.M., P.H. Nienhuis & R.S.E.W. Leuven (Eds.). New approaches to river management. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. pp. 267-288

Smits, A.J.M., P.H. Nienhuis & R.S.E.W. Leuven (Eds.), 2000. New approaches to river management. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. 355 p.

Smits, A.J.M., P.H. Nienhuis, & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 2000. New approaches to river management: general introduction. In: Smits, A.J.M., P.H. Nienhuis & R.S.E.W. Leuven (Eds.). New approaches to river management. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. pp. 7-14

2001

Van den Born R.J.G., R.H.J. Lenders, W.T. de Groot & E. Huijsman, 2001. The new biophilia: an exploration of visions of nature in Western countries. Environmental Conservation 28(1): 65-75.

Lenders, H.J.R. & R.J.W. de Nooij, 2001. SPEAR: An audit model for ecological riverbank reconstruction planning. European Water Management 4(5): 37-49.

Lenders, H.J.R., R.S.E.W. Leuven, P.H. Nienhuis, R.J.W. de Nooij & S.A.M. Van Rooij, 2001. BIO-SAFE: A method for evaluation of biodiversity values on the basis of political and legal criteria. Landscape and Urban Planning 55(2): 119-135.

Nienhuis, P.H. & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 2001. River restoration and flood protection: controversy or synergism. Hydrobiologia 444: 85-99.

2002

Cocheret de la Morinière, E., 2002. Post-settlement life cycle migrations of fish in the mangrove-seagrass-coral reef continuum. Thesis University of Nijmegen, Nijmegen, the Netherlands.

Geerling, G.W., Van Gestel, C.B.L., Sheehy Skeffington, M., Schouten, M.G.C., Nienhuis, P.H. & Leuven, R.S.E.W. 2002. Blanket bog degradation in river catchments in the West of Ireland. In: Leuven, R.S.E.W., Poudevigne, I. & Teeuw, R.M. (Eds.). Application of geographic information systems and remote sensing in river studies. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden, the Netherlands. pp. 25-40.

Leuven, R.S.E.W. & I. Poudevigne, 2002. Riverine landscape dynamics and ecological risk assessment. Freshwater Biology 47/4: 845-865.

Leuven, R.S.E.W., I. Poudevigne & R.M. Teeuw (Eds.), 2002. Application of geographic information systems and remote sensing in river studies. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden, the Netherlands. 248 pp.

Leuven, R.S.E.W., Poudevigne, I. & Teeuw, R.M. 2002. Application of geographic information systems and remote sensing in river studies: general introduction. In: Leuven, R.S.E.W., Poudevigne, I. & Teeuw, R.M. (Eds.). Application of geographic information systems and remote sensing in river studies. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden, the Netherlands. pp. 1-8.

Leuven, R.S.E.W., Poudevigne, I. & Teeuw, R.M. 2002. Remote sensing and geographic information systems as emerging tools for riverine habitat and landscape evaluation: from concepts to models. In:Leuven, R.S.E.W., Poudevigne, I. & Teeuw, R.M. (Eds.). Application of geographic information systems and remote sensing in river studies. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden, the Netherlands. pp. 217-240.

Leuven, R.S.E.W., Gerig, Y., Poudevigne, I., Geerling, G.W., Kooistra L. & Aarts, B.G.W. 2002. Cumulative impact assessment of ecological rehabilitation and infrastructure facilities in the middle reach of the river Waal. In: Leuven, R.S.E.W., Poudevigne, I. & Teeuw, R.M. (Eds.). Application of geographic information systems and remote sensing in river studies. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden, the Netherlands. pp. 201-216.

Malta, E.-j., Verschuure, J.M. & P.H. Nienhuis, 2002. Regulation of spatial and seasonal variation of macroalgal biomass in a brackish, eutrophic lake. Helgol. Mar. Res. 56: 211-220.

Nagelkerken, I., Roberts, C.M., van der Velde, G., Dorenbosch, M., Van Riel, M.C., Cocheret de la Morinière, E. & P.H. Nienhuis, 2002. How important are mangroves/seagrass beds for coral reef fish? The nursery hypothesis tested on island scale. Marine Ecology Progress Series 244: 299-305.

Nienhuis, P.H. & R.D. Gulati (Eds.), 2002. Ecological restoration of aquatic and semi-aquatic ecosystems in the Netherlands (NW Europe). Hydrobiologia 478. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht., the Netherlands. 233 pp.

Nienhuis, P.H. & R.D. Gulati, 2002. Ecological restoration of aquatic and semi-aquatic ecosystems in the Netherlands: an introduction. Hydrobiologia 478: 1-6.

Nienhuis, P.H., A.D. Buise, R.S.E.W. Leuven, A.J.M. Smits, R.J.W. de Nooij & E.M. Samborska, 2002. Ecological rehabilitation of the lowland basin of the river Rhine (NW Europe). Hydrobiologia 478: 53-72.

Nienhuis, P.H., Bakker, J.P., Grootjans, A.P., Gulati, R.D. & V.N. de Jonge, 2002. The state of the art of aquatic and semi-aquatic ecological restoration prjects in the Netherlands. Hydrobiologia 478: 219-233.

Poudevigne, I., D. Alard, R.S.E.W. Leuven & P.H. Nienhuis, 2002. A systems approach to river restoration: a case study in the lower Seine valley, France. River Research and Applications 18/3: 239 - 247.

Poudevigne, I., O. Chabrerie, A. Jackson, S. Van den Berg, J.C. Bourcier & D. Alard, 2002. Patterns of landscape dynamics and their consequences on ecological communities: an application of geographic information systems and remote sensing in the Seine Valley. In: Leuven, R.S.E.W., Poudevigne, I. & Teeuw, R.M. (Eds.). Application of geographic information systems and remote sensing in river studies. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden, the Netherlands. pp. 183-200.

Strijbosch, H., 2002. Zur unterschiedlichen Habitatwahl von Lacerta trilineata und Lacerta viridis in Ostgriechenland. Mertensiella 13: 159-164.

2003

Aarts, B.G.W. & P.H. Nienhuis, 2003. Fish zonation and guilds as the basis for assessment of ecological integrity of large rivers. Hydrobiologia 500: 157-178.

Hily, C., Van Katwijk, M.M., & Den Hartog, C. 2003. The seagrasses of Western Europe. In: World Atlas of Seagrasses (Eds. Green, E.P. & Short, F.T.). UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre, University of California Press, Berkeley (CA), USA. pp. 48-58.

Lenders, H.J.R., 2003. Environmental rehabilitation of the river landscape in the Netherlands. A blend of five dimensions. PhD-thesis University of Nijmegen, Nijmegen. 205 pp. (pdf)

Nienhuis, P.H., 2003. Het laagland met de plassen, verkaveld door de sloten - de blauwe milieuwetenschappen. In: J.J. Boersema et al. (Eds.). De oogst van milieu. Milieu - Tijdschrift voor Milieukunde 17(4-5): 50-64.

Van der Velde, G., R.S.E.W. Leuven & I. Nagelkerken (2003). Types of riverine ecosystems. In: J.C.I. Dooge (Ed.), Water Sciences, Engineering and Technology. Fresh surface water. Encyclopedia of life support systems (EOLSS). UNESCO, EOLSS Publishers Co. Ltd., France. p. 1-29. (http://www.eolss.net/)

Van Duinen, G.A., A.M.T. Brock, J.T. Kuper, R.S.E.W. Leuven, T.M.J. Peeters, J.G.M. Roelofs, G. van der Velde, W.C.E.P. Verberk & H. Esselink, 2003. Do restoration measures rehabilitate fauna diversity in raised bogs? A comparative study on aquatic macroinvertebrates. Wetlands Ecology and Management 11(6): 447-459.

Wijnhoven, S., van Riel, M.C. & van der Velde, G., 2003. Exotic and indigenous freshwater gammarid species: physiological tolerance to water temperature in relation to ionic content of the water. Aquatic Ecology 37(2): 151-158.

Wijnhoven, S., M.C. van Riel, and G. van der Velde, 2003. Reply on comments by Triebskorn et al. to Wijnhoven et al. (2003). Aquatic Ecology 37: 449-451.

2004

Aarts, B.G.W., Van den Brink, F.W.B. & P.H. Nienhuis, 2004. Habitat Loss as the main cause of the slow recovery of fish fauna of regulated large rivers in Europe: the transversal floodplain gradient. River Research and Applications 20/1: 3-23.

Baptist, M.J., Penning, W.E., Duel, H., Smits, A.J.M., Geerling, G.W., Van der Lee, G.E.M. & J.S.L. van Alphen, 2004. Assessment of cyclic floodplain rejuvenation on flood levels and biodiversity in the Rhine river. River Research and Applications 20/3: 285-298.

De Nooij, R.J.W., Lenders, H.J.R., Leuven, R.S.E.W., De Blust, G., Geilen, N., Goldschmidt, B., Muller, S., Poudevigne, I. & P.H. Nienhuis, 2004. BIO-SAFE: assessing the impacts of physical reconstruction on protected and endangered species. River Research and Applications 20/3: 299-313.

Klijn, F., Nienhuis, P.H. & G.B.M. Pedroli (Eds.), 2004. Special issue: Towards sustainable flood risk management in the Rhine and Meuse river basins. River Research and Applications 20/3: 227-357.

Klijn, F., Nienhuis, P.H. & G.B.M. Pedroli, 2004. Preface: Towards sustainable flood risk management in the Rhine and Meuse river basins. River Research and Applications 20/3: 227.

Van Duinen, G.A., Dees, A. & H. Esselink, 2004. Importance of permanent and temporary water bodies for aquatic beetles in the raised bog remnant Wierdense Veld. Proceedings Experimental and Applied Entomology (NEV) 15: 15-20.

Van Duinen, G.A., Brock, A.M.T., Kuper, J.T., Peeters, T.M.J. & H. Esselink, 2004. Do raised bog restoration measures rehabilitate aquatic fauna diversity? A comparative study between pristine, degraded, and rewetted raised bogs. In: Päivänen, J. (Ed.) Wise use of peatlands. Proceedings of the 12th International Peat Congress, 6-11 June 2004 Tampere, Finland. pp. 399-405.

Van Katwijk, M.M. & L.J.M. Wijgergangs, 2004. Effects of locally varying exposure, sediment type and low-tide water cover on Zostera marina recruitment from seed. Aquatic Botany 80: 1-12.

2005

Bouma TJ, De Vries MB, Low E, Kusters L, Herman PMJ, Tánczos IC, Temmerman S, Hesselink A, Meire P, Van Regenmortel S. 2005. Flow hydrodynamics on a mudflat and in salt marsh vegetation: identifying general relationships for habitat characterisations. Hydrobiologia 540: 259 - 274.

Bouma TJ, De Vries MB, Low E, Peralta G, Tánczos IC, Van de Koppel J, Herman PMJ. 2005. Trade-offs related to ecosystem engineering: a case study on stiffness of emerging macrophytes. Ecology 86(8): 2187-2199.

Buijse A, Klijn F, Leuven RSEW, Middelkoop H, Schiemer F, Thorp J, Wolfert H (Eds). 2005. Rehabilitating large regulated rivers. Archiv für Hydrobiologie Suppl. 155(1-4): 1-738.

Buijse A, Klijn F, Leuven RSEW, Middelkoop H, Schiemer F, Thorp J, Wolfert H. 2005. Rehabilitation of large rivers: references, achievements and integration into river management. Archiv für Hydrobiologie Suppl. 155(1-4): 715-738.

De Nooij RJW, Hendriks H, Leuven RSEW, Lenders HJR, Nienhuis PH. 2005. Evaluation of floodplain rehabilitation: a comparison of ecological and policy oriented biodiversity assessment. Archiv für Hydrobiologie Suppl. 155(1-4): 413-424.

Ernst A, Deicher M, Herman PMJ, Wollenzien UIA. 2005. Nitrate and Phosphate Affect Cultivability of Cyanobacteria from Environments with Low Nutrient Levels. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 7(6): 3379-3383.

Hendriks IE, Van Duren LA, Herman PMJ. 2005. Image analysis techniques: A tool for the identification of bivalve larvae? Journal of Sea Research 54(2):151-162.

Herman PMJ, Ysebaert T, Heip CHR. 2005. Land-ocean fluxes and coastal ecosystems - a guided tour of ELOISE results. In: Vermaat J, Bouwer L, Turner K, Salomons W, editors. Managing European Coasts: Past, Present and Future. Berlin, Germany: Springer. p. 21-58.

Kiswara W, Huiskes AHL, Herman PMJ. 2005. Uptake and allocation of 13C by Enhalus Acoroides at sites differing in light availability. Aquatic Botany 81(4): 353-366.

Lenders HJR, Knippenberg L. 2005. The temporal and social dimensions of river rehabilitation: towards a multi-dimensional research perspective. Archiv für Hydrobiologie Suppl. 155(1-4): 119-131.

Moschelle PS, Laane RWPM, Bäck S, Behrendt H, Bendoricchio G, Georgiou S, Herman PMJ, Lindeboom H, Skourtous MS, Tett P and others. 2005. Group report : Methodologies to support implementation of the water framework directive. In: Vermaat J, Bouwer L, Turner K, Salomons W, editors. Managing European Coasts: Past, Present and Future. Berlin, Germany: Springer. p 137-152.

Reise K, Van Katwijk MM, De Jong D, Schanz A, Jager Z. 2005. Seagrass. In: Marencic H, et al., editors. Quality Status Report Wadden Sea. Wadden Sea Secretariat, Wilhelmshafen, Germany, p 91-98.

Rochelle-Newall E, Klein RJT, Nicholls RJ, Barrett K, Behrendt H, Bresser THM, Cieslak A, De Bruin EFLM, Edwards T, Herman PMJ and others. 2005. Group report : Global change and the European coast - climate change and economic developement. In: Vermaat J, Bouwer L, Turner K, Salomons W, editors. Managing European Coasts: Past, Present and Future. Berlin, Germany: Springer. p 239-254.

Temmerman S, Bouma TJ, De Vries MB, Wang ZB, Govers G, Herman PMJ. 2005. The impact of vegetation on flow routing and sedimentation patterns: three-dimensional modeling for a tidal marsh. Journal of Geophysical Research 110.

Thrush SF, Hewitt JE, Herman PMJ, Ysebaert T. 2005. Multi-scale analysis of species-environment relationships. Marine Ecology - Progress Series 302: 13-26.

Van de Koppel J, Rietkerk M, Dankers N, Herman PMJ. 2005. Scale-Dependent Feedback and Regular Spatial Patterns in Young Mussel Beds. American Naturalist 165(3): E66-E77.

Van de Koppel J, Van der Wal D, Bakker JP, Herman PMJ. 2005. Self-Organization and Vegetation Collapse in Salt Marsh Ecosystems. American Naturalist 165(1): E1-E12.

Van der Meer J, Heip CHR, Herman PMJ, Moens T, Van Oevelen D. 2005. Measuring the flow of energy and matter in marine benthic animal populations. In: Eleftheriou A, McIntyre AD, editors. Ecology of Marine Benthos - Third Edition. Oxford: Blackwell. p 326-407.

Van der Wal D, Herman PMJ, Wielemaker-van den Dool A. 2005. Characterisation of surface roughness and sediment texture of intertidal flats using ERS SAR imagery. Remote Sensing of Environment 98(1): 96-109.

Van Stokkom HTC, Smits AJM, Leuven RSEW. 2005. Flood defense in the Netherlands: a new era, a new approach. Water International 30(1):76-87.

Wijnhoven S, Van der Velde G, Leuven RSEW, Smits AJM. 2005. Flooding ecology of voles, mice and shrews: the importance of geomorphological and vegetational heterogeneity in river floodplains. Acta Theriologica 50(4): 453-472.

2006

Atkinsona, P.W., G.E. Austina, M.M. Rehfischa, H. Bakerb, P. Cranswickc, M. Kershawc, J. Robinsonc, R.H.W. Langstond, D.A. Stroudb, C. van Turnhout & I.M.D. Macleana, 2006. Identifying declines in waterbirds: The effects of missing data, population variability and count period on the interpretation of long-term survey data. Biological Conservation 130/4: 549-559.

Bos, A.R. & R. Thiel, 2006. Influence of salinity on the migration of post-larval and juvenile European flounder (Pleuronectes flesus L.) in a gradient experiment. Journal of Fish Biology 68(5): 1411-1420.

Bos, A.R., C. Kapasa & P.A.M. van Zwieten, 2006. Update on the bathymetry of Lake Mweru with notes on water level fluctuations. African Journal of Aquatic Science 31 (1): 145-150.

De Groot, W.T. & H.J.R. Lenders, 2006.Emergent principles for river management. Hydrobiologia 565: 309-316.

De Groot, W.T., R.J.G. van den Born & R.H.J. Lenders, 2006. Visions of nature: an introduction. In: R.J.G. Van den Born, R.H.J. Lenders & W.T. de Groot (eds). Visions of Nature. A scientific exploration of people’s implicit philosophies regarding nature in Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom. Lit-Verlag, Berlin, Germany. pp 7-18.

De Nooij, R.J.W., 2006. Integrating ecological knowledge with legal instruments for nature conservation in river management. PhD thesis. Radboud University, Nijmegen. 172 p.

De Nooij, R.J.W., T.E.P.A. Lam, R.S.E.W. Leuven, H.J.R. Lenders & S. Pieters, 2006. Hoe ecologisch is de natuurbeschermingswetgeving? Een systematische confrontatie van twee denkwerelden. Milieu & Recht33/1: 8-15.

De Nooij, R.J.W., W.C.E.P. Verberk, H.J.R. Lenders, R.S.E.W. Leuven & P.H. Nienhuis, 2006. The importance of hydrodynamics for protected and endangered biodiversity of lowland rivers.Hydrobiologia565: 153–162.

De Nooij, R.J.W., K.M. Lotterman, P.H.J. van de Sande, T. Pelsma, R.S.E.W. Leuven & H.J.R. Lenders,2006. Validity and sensitivity of impact assessments for target species in river systems.Environmental Impact Assessment Review 26/8: 677-695.

Ellis, J., Ysebaert, T., Hume, T., Norkko, A., Bult,T., Herman, P., Thrush, S. & J. Oldman, 2006. Predicting macrofaunal species distribution in estuarine gradients using logistic regression and classification systems. Marine Ecology Progress Series 316: 69-83.

Geerling, G.W., A.M.J. Ragas, R.S.E.W. Leuven, J.H. van den Berg, M. Breedveld, D. Liefhebber & A.J.M. Smits, 2006. Succession and rejuvenation in floodplains along the river Allier (France).Hydrobiologia565: 71–86.

Hendriks, I.E., Van Duren, L.A. & P.M.J. Herman, 2006. Turbulence levels in a flume compared to the field: Implications for larval settlement studies. Journal of Sea Research 55 (1): 15-29.

Heugens EHW, Tokkie LTB, Kraak MHS, Hendriks AJ, Van Straalen NM & Admiraal W, 2006. Population growth of Daphnia magna under multiple stress conditions – joint effects of temperature, food, and cadmium. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 25: 1399–1407.

HilleRisLambers, R., Van de Koppel, J. & P.M.J. Herman, 2006. Persistence despite omnivory: benthic communities and the discrepancy between theory and observation. Oikos 113 (1): 23-32. dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.0030-1299.2006.14217.x.

Lenders, H.J.R., 2006. Ecologists’ visions of nature and their consequences for nature valuation and conservation. In: R.J.G. Van den Born, H.J.R. Lenders & W.T. de Groot (eds). Visions of Nature. A scientific exploration of people’s implicit philosophies regarding nature in Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom. Lit-Verlag, Berlin. pp 191-210.

Leuven, R.S.E.W., P.J.M. van den Heuvel, M.M. van Katwijk, P.M.J. Herman, G. van der Velde & A.M.J. Ragas, 2006. Pieter Hendrik Nienhuis: aquatic ecologist and environmental scientist. Hydrobiologia 565: 1–18.

Leuven, R.S.E.W., Ragas, A.M.J., Smits, A.J.M. & G. van der Velde, 2006. Preface 'Living Rivers: trends and challenges in science and management'. In: Leuven, R.S.E.W., Ragas, A.M.J., Smits, A.J.M. & G. van der Velde (Eds). Living Rivers: trends and challenges in science and management. Dordrecht: Springer. p ix-x.

Leuven, R.S.E.W., A.J.M. Smits & P.H. Nienhuis, 2006. From integrated approaches to sustainable river basin management. In: Smits, A.J.M., P.H. Nienhuis & R.S.E.W. Leuven (Eds.). New approaches to river management. Sciencep, Peking, China. pp. 269-284. (Reissue in Chinese).

Nienhuis, P.H., 2006. Water and values: ecological research as the basis for water management and nature management. Hydrobiologia 565: 261–275.

Nienhuis, P.H., J.C. Chojnacki, O. Harms, W. Majewski, W. Parzonka & T. Prus, 2006. Elbe, Odra, and Vistula: reference rivers for the restoration of biodiversity and habitat quality. In: Smits, A.J.M., P.H. Nienhuis & R.S.E.W. Leuven (Eds.). New approaches to river management. Sciencep, Peking, China. pp. 52-66. (Reissue in Chinese).

Riksen, M., R. Ketner-Oostra, C.A.M. van Turnhout, M. Nijssen, D. Goossens, P.D. Jungerius & W. Spaan, 2006. Will we lose the last active inland drift sands of Western Europe? The Origin and Development of the Inland Drift-sand Ecotype in the Netherlands. Landscape Ecology 21/3: 431 - 447.

Smits, A.J.M., P.H. Nienhuis & H.L.F. Saeijs, 2006. Changing estuaries, changing views.Hydrobiologia565: 339–355.

Smits, A.J.M., P.H. Nienhuis, & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 2006. New approaches to river management: general introduction. In: Smits, A.J.M., P.H. Nienhuis & R.S.E.W. Leuven (Eds.). New approaches to river management. Sciencep, Peking, China. pp. 6-12. (Reissue in Chinese).

Van den Born, R.J.G. & H.J.R. Lenders, 2006. Visions of nature: a short review. In: R.J.G. Van den Born, H.J.R. Lenders & W.T. de Groot (eds). Visions of Nature. A scientific exploration of people’s implicit philosophies regarding nature in Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom. Lit-Verlag, Berlin. pp 243-252.

Van der Velde, G., R.S.E.W. Leuven, A.M.J. Ragas & A.J.M. Smits, 2006. Living rivers: trends and challenges in science and management. Hydrobiologia 565: 359–367.

Van Duinen, G.A., Y. Zhuge, W.C.E.P. Verberk, A.M.T. Brock, H.H. van Kleef, R.S.E.W. Leuven, G. van der Velde & H. Esselink, 2006. Effects of rewetting measures in Dutch raised bog remnants on assemblages of aquatic Rotifera and microcrustaceans. Hydrobiologia 565: 187–200.

Van Duinen, G. A., T. Timm, A.J.P. Smolders, A.M.T. Brock, W.C.E.P. Verberk & H. Esselink, 2006. Differential Response of Aquatic Oligochaete Species to Increased Nutrient Availability - a Comparative Study between Estonian and Dutch Raised Bogs. Hydrobiologia 564/1: 143 - 155.

Van Duren, L.A., Herman, P.M.J., Sandee, A.J.J. & C.H.R. Heip, 2006. Effects of mussel filtering activity on boundary layer structure. Journal of Sea Research 55(1): 3-14.

Van Hulzen, J.B., Van Soelen, J., Herman, P.M.J. & T.J. Bouma, 2006. The significance of spatial and temporal patterns of algal mat deposition in structuring salt-marsh vegetation. Journal of Vegetation Science 17(3): 291-298.

Van Kleef, H.H., W.C.E.P. Verberk, R.S.E.W. Leuven, H. Esselink, G. van der Velde & G.A. van Duinen, 2006. Biological traits successfully predict the effects of restoration management on macroinvertebrates in shallow softwater lakes. Hydrobiologia 565: 201–216.

Van Oevelen, D., Soetaert, K., Middelburg, J.J., Herman, P.M.J., Moodley, L., Hamels, I., Moens, T. & C.H.R. Heip, 2006. Carbon flows through a benthic food web: Integrating biomass, isotope and tracer data. Journal of Marine Research 64(3): 453-482.

Van Tussenbroek, B.I., Vonk, J.A., Stapel, J., Erftemeijer, P.L.A., Middelburg J.J. & J.C. Zieman, 2006. The biology of Thalassia: paradigms and recent advances in research. In: Larkum AWD, Orth RJ, Duarte CM, editors. Seagrasses: biology, ecology and conservation. Dordrecht: Springer. p. 409-439.

Verberk, W.C.E.P., G.A. van Duinen, A.M.T. Brock, R.S.E.W. Leuven, H. Siepel, P.F.M. Verdonschot, G. van der Velde & H. Esselink, 2006. Importance of landscape heterogeneity for the conservation of aquatic macroinvertebrate diversity in bog landscapes. Journal for Nature Conservation 14/2: 78-90.

Vugteveen, P., R.S.E.W. Leuven, M.A.J. Huijbregts & H.J.R. Lenders, 2006. Redefinition and elaboration of river ecosystem health: perspective for river management. Hydrobiologia 565: 289–308. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10750-005-1920-8.

Wijnhoven, S., G. van der Velde, R.S.E.W. Leuven & A.J.M. Smits, 2006. Modelling recolonisation of heterogeneous river floodplains by small mammals. Hydrobiologia 565: 135–152.

Wolff, W.J., Van Etten, J.P.C., Hiddink, J.G., Montserrat, F., Schaffmeister, B.E., Vonk, J.A. & A.B. de Vries, 2006. Predation on the benthic fauna of the tidal flats of the Banc d'Arguin In: Symoens JJ, editor. Coastal ecosystems of west Africa. Brussels: SBWOA. p. 43-59.

2007

Beerlage, B.F.M., J.H. van den Berg, J.H.J. van der Gun, M.A. Kooiman, R.S.E.W. Leuven & D.K.J. Tommel, 2007. Veiligheid Zuidelijke Randmeren. Toetsingsadvies over het milieueffectrapport fase 1 en advies voor richtlijnen voor het milieueffectrapport fase 2. Rapport 1521-96. Commissie voor de Milieueffectrapportage, Utrecht. 10 p.

Bos, A.R. & M.M. van Katwijk. Planting density, hydrodynamic exposure and mussel beds affect survival of transplanted intertidal eelgrass. Marine Ecology Progress Series 2007; 336: 121-129.

Bos, A.R., T.J. Bouma, G.L.J. de Kort & M.M. van Katwijk Ecosystem engineering by annual intertidal seagrass beds: Sediment accretion and modification. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 2007; 74 (1-2): 344-348.

Geerling, G.W., M. Labrador-Garcia, J.G.P.W. Clevers, A.M.J. Ragas & A.J.M. Smits. Classification of floodplain vegetation by data-fusion of Spectral (CASI) and LiDAR data. International Journal of Remote Sensing 2007; 28(19): 4263-4284.

Hendriks, A.J.. The power of size: a meta-analysis of allometric regressions reveals macro-ecological consistency. Ecological Modelling 2007; 205: 196-208.

Mulder, C., A.J. Hendriks, R. Baerselman & L. Posthuma. Age Structure and Senescence in Long-Term Cohorts of Eisenia andrei (Oligochaeta: Lumbricidae). Journal of Gerontology: BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES2007; 62A (12): 1361-1363.

Niggebrugge, K., I. Durance, A.M. Watson, R.S.E.W. Leuven & S.J. Omerod. Applying landscape ecology to conservation biology: Spatially explicit analysis reveals dispersal limits on threatened wetland gastropods. Biological Conservation 139: 286-296.

Schipper, A.M., R. Zeefat, F. Tanneberger, J.P. Van Zuidam, W. Hahne, S.A. Schep, S. Loos, W. Bleuten, H. Joosten, E.D. Lapshina. & M.J. Wassen. Vegetation characteristics and eco-hydrological processes in a pristine mire in the Ob River valley (Western Siberia). Plant Ecology 2007; 193: 131-145.

Van der Heide, T., E.H. van Nes, G.W. Geerling, A.J.P. Smolders, T.J. Bouma & M.M. van Katwijk. Positive Feedbacks in Seagrass Ecosystems: Implications for Success in Conservation and Restoration.Ecosystems 2007; 10 (8): 1311–1322. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10021-007-9099-7.

Van der Velde, G., R.S.E.W. Leuven & I. Nagelkerken, 2007. Types of riverine ecosystems. In: J.C.I. Dooge (Ed.), Fresh surface water. Encyclopedia of life support systems Volume 1. EOLSS Publishers Co. Ltd. / UNESCO, Oxford. pp. 365-397.

Van Duinen, G.A., W.C.E.P. Verberk & H. Esselink. Persistence and recolonisation determine success of bog restoration for aquatic invertebrates: a comment on Mazerolle et al. 2006. Freshwater Biology 2007; 52: 381-382.

Van Kleef, H.H., F. Willems, A.E. Volkov, J.J.H.R. Smeets, D. Nowak & A. Nowak. Dark-bellied brent geeseBranta b. bernicla breeding near snowy owl Nyctea scandiaca nests lay more and larger eggs. Journal of Avian Biology 2007; 38 (1): 1-6. dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.0908-8857.2007.03639.x.

Van Turnhout, C.A.M., R.P.B. Foppen, R.S.E.W. Leuven, H. Siepel & H. Esselink. Scale-dependent homogenization: changes in breeding bird diversity in the Netherlands over a 25-year period. Biological Conservation 2007; 134/4: 505-516.

2008

Arbačiauskas, K., V. Semenchenko, M. Grabowski, R.S.E.W. Leuven, M. Paunović, M.O. Son, B. Csányi, S. Gumuliauskaitė, A. Konopacka, S. Nehring, G. van der Velde, V. Vezhnovetz and V.E. Panov, 2008. Assessment of biocontamination of benthic macroinvertebrate communities in European inland waterways. Aquatic Invasions 3 (2): 211-230. dx.doi.org/10.3391/ai.2008.3.2.12.


Bos, A.R., G.S. Gumanao, J.C.E. Alipoyo & L.T. Cardona, 2008. Population dynamics, reproduction and growth of the Indo-Pacific horned sea star, Protoreaster nodosos (Echinodermata; Asteroidea). Marine Biology 156(1): 55-63 .

Bouma, T.J., M. Friedrichs, B.K. van Wesenbeeck, S. Temmerman, G. Graf & P.M.J. Herman, 2008. Density-dependent linkage of scale-depentdent feedbacks: a flume study on the intertidal macrophyteSpartina anglica. Oikos. DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0706.2008.16892.x

Bouma, T.J., M. Friedrichs, B. van Wesenbeeck, F.G. Brun, S. Temmerman, M.B. de Vries, G. Graf & P.M.J. Herman, 2008. Plant growth strategies directly affect biogeomorphology of estuaries. In: C.M. Dohmen-Janssen & J.M.H. Hulscher (eds.). River, Coastal and Estuarine Morphodynamics. Taylor & Francis Group, London, p. 285-292.

De Nooij, R.J.W., R.S.E.W. Leuven, H.J.R. Lenders, T.E.P.A. Lam & S. Pieters, 2008. Relating the ecological and legal frameworks for nature conservation in Europe, Journal of International Wildlife Law & Policy 11(1): 63-95.

Geerling, G.W., 2008. Changing rivers: Analysing fluvial landscape dynamics using remote sensing. PhD thesis. Radboud University Nijmegen. 190 p. http://webdoc.ubn.ru.nl/mono/g/geerling_g/chanri.pdf

Geerling G.W., E. Kater, C. van den Brink, M.J. Baptist, A.M.J. Ragas & A.J.M. Smits, 2008. Nature rehabilitation by floodplain excavation: The hydraulic effect of 16 years of sedimentation and vegetation succession along the Waal River, NL. Geomorphology 99: 317-328.

Godet, L., J. Fournier., M.M. van Katwijk, F. Olivier, P. Le Mao & C. Retière, 2008. Before and after wasting disease in common eelgrass Zostera marina along the French Atlantic coasts: a general overview and first accurate mapping, Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 79: 249–255. dx.doi.org/10.3354/dao01897.

Hendriks, A.J. & Ch. Mulder, 2008. Scaling of offspring number and mass to plant and animal size: meta-analysis and model. Oecologia 155: 705-716. dx.doi.org/ 10.1007/s00442-007-0952-3.

Kneer, D., H. Asmus, H. Ahnelt & J.A. Vonk, 2008. Records of Austrolethops wardi Whitley (Teleostei: Gobiidae) as an inhabitant of burrows of the thalassinid shrimp Neaxius acanthus in tropical seagrass beds of the Spermonde Archipelago, Sulawesi, Indonesia. Journal of Fish Biology 72: 1095–1099.dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1095-8649.2007.01775.x.

Leuven, R.S.E.W., F.W.B. van den Brink & G. van der Velde, 2008. Biometrics and fecundity of the freshwater shrimp, Caridina nilotica (P. Roux, 1833) (Decapoda, Caridea, Atyidae) in the lower Nile river (Egypt). Crustaceana - International Journal of Crustacean Research 81 (2): 227-239.

Mulder, Ch., H.A. den Hollander & A.J. Hendriks, 2008. Aboveground herbivory shapes the biomass distribution and flux of soil Invertebrates, Public Library of Science (PLoS) One 3: e3573.

Nienhuis, P.H., 2008. Environmental History of the Rhine-Meuse Delta. An ecological story on evolving human-environmental relations coping with climate change and sea-level rise. Springer, 642 p. (ISBN: 978-1-4020-8211-5).

Panov, V.E., B. Alexandrov, K. Arbaciauskas, R. Binimelis, G.H. Copp, M. Grabowski, F. Lucy, R.S.E.W. Leuven, S. Nehring, M. Paunoviæ, V. Semenchenko1 & M.O. Son, 2008. Risk assessment of aquatic invasive species introductions via European inland waterways. Atlas European Project ALARM. Pensoft Scientific Publishers and Booksellers, Sofia. p. 8-11.

Samecka-Cymerman, A., K. Garbiec, K. Kolon & A.J. Kempers, 2008. Factor analysis of the elemental composition of Pteridium aquilinum from serpentine and granite soils as a tool in the classification of relations between this composition and the type of parent rock in the Ślęża Massif in Lower Silesia, Poland. Environmental Geology. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00254-008-1524-5.

Smit, M.G.D., K.I.E. Holthaus, H.C. Trannum, J.M. Neff, G. Kjeilen-Eilertsen, R.G. Jak, I. Singsaas, M.A.J. Huijbregts & A.J. Hendriks, 2008. Species sensitivity distributions for suspended clays, sediment burial and grain size change in the marine environment. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 27 (4): 1006-1012. dx.doi.org/10.1897/07-339.1.

Van de Koppel, J., J.C. Gascoigne, G. Theraulaz, M. Rietkerk, W.M. Mooij, P.M.J. Herman, 2008. Experimental Evidence for Spatial Self-Organization and Its Emergent Effects in Mussel Bed Ecosystems.Science 322: 739-742. dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1163952

Van der Heide, T., A.J.P. Smolders, B.G.A. Rijkens, E.H. van Nes, M.M. van Katwijk, J.G.M. Roelofs, 2008. Toxicity of reduced nitrogen in eelgrass (Zostera marina) is highly dependent on shoot density and pH.Oecologia 158: 411-419.dx.doi.org10.1007/s00442-008-1155-2.

Van der Wal, D., P.M.J. Herman, R.M. Forster, T. Ysebaert, F. Rossi, E. Knaeps, Y.M.G. Plancke & S.J. Ides, 2008. Distribution and dynamics of intertidal macrobenthos predicted from remote sensing: response to microphytobenthos and environment. Marine Ecology Progress Series 367: 57-72.

Van der Wal, D., A. Wielemaker-van den Dool & P.M.J. Herman, 2008. Spatial patterns, rates and mechanisms of saltmarsh cycles (Westerschelde, the Netherlands). Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 76: 357-368.

Van der Wal, D., T. Ysebaert, R.M. Forster, F. Rossi, T.J. Bouma & P.M.J. Herman, 2008. Synoptic techniques for monitoring the response of intertidal benthic biota to an alternative dredging strategy. In: Dohmen-Janssen, C.M. & J.M.H. Hulscher (Eds.). River, Coastal and Estuarine Morphodynamics. Taylor & Francis Group, London, p. 307-311.

Van Kleef , H., G. van der Velde, R.S.E.W. Leuven & H. Esselink, 2008. Pumpkinseed sunfish (Lepomis gibbosus) invasions facilitated by introductions and nature management strongly reduce macroinvertebrate abundance in isolated water bodies. Biological Invasions 10: 1481-1490.dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10530-008-9220-7.

Van Turnhout C.A.M., F. Willems, C. Plate, A. van Strien, W. Teunissen, A. van Dijk & R. Foppen, 2008. Monitoring common and scarce breeding birds in the Netherlands: applying a post-hoc stratification and weighting procedure to obtain less biased population trends. Catalan Journal of Ornithology 24: 15-29.

Van Wesenbeeck, B.K., J. van de Koppel, P.M.J. Herman, M.D. Bertness, D. van der Wal, J.P. Bakker & T.J. Bouma, 2008. Potential for Sudden Shifts in Transient Systems: Distinguishing Between Local and Landscape-Scale Processes. Ecosystems 11: 1133-1141.

Van Wesenbeeck, B.K., J. van de Koppel, P.M.J. Herman & T.J. Bouma, 2008. Does scale-dependent feedback explain spatial complexity in salt-marsh ecosystems? Oikos 117: 152-159.

Verberk, W.C.E.P., 2008. Matching species to a changing landscape: Aquatic macroinvertebrates in a heterogeneous landscape. PhD thesis. Radboud University Nijmegen. 150 p.http://webdoc.ubn.ru.nl/mono/v/verberk_w/matcsptoa.pdf

Vonk, J.A., J.J. Middelburg, J. Stapel & T.J. Bouma, 2008. Dissolved organic nitrogen uptake by seagrasses. Limnology and Oceanography 53 (2): 542–548.

Vonk, J.A., M.J.A. Christianen & J. Stapel, 2008. Redifining the trophic importance of seagrasses for fauna in tropical Indo-Pacific meadows. Estuarine, Coastal and Shell Science 79(4): 653-660.dx.doi.org/10.1016/jecss.2008.06.002.

Vonk, J.A., M.H.J. Pijnappels & J. Stapel, 2008. In situ quantification of Tripneustes gratilla grazing and its effects on three co-occurring tropical seagrass species. Marine Ecology Progress Series 360: 107–114.dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps07362.

Vonk, J.A., 2008. Seagrass nitrogen dynamics. Growth strategy and the effects of macrofauna in Indonesian mixed-species meadows. PhD thesis. Radboud University Nijmegen. 192 p.http://webdoc.ubn.ru.nl/mono/v/vonk_j/seagnidy.pdf

2009

Borsje, B.W., M.C. Buijsman, G. Besio, M.B. de Vries, S.J.M.H. Hulscher, P.M.J. Herman & H. Ridderinkhof, 2009. On the Modeling of Bio-physical Influences on Seasonal Variation in Sandwave Dynamics. Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue 56: 698-702.

Borsje, B.W., M.B. de Vries, T.J. Bouma, G. Besio, S.J.M.H. Hulscher & P.M.J. Herman, 2009. Modeling bio-geomorphological influences for offshore sandwaves. Continental Shelf Research 29 (9): 1289-1301.doi: 10.1016/j.csr.2009.02.008

Borsje, B.W., S.J.M.H. Hulscher, P.M.J. Herman & M.B. de Vries, 2009. On the parameterization of biological influences on offshore sand wave dynamics. Ocean Dynamics 59 (5): 659-670.

Bouma, T.J., M. Friedrichs, P. Klaassen, B.K. van Wesenbeeck, F.G. Brun, S. Temmerman, M.M. van Katwijk, G. Graf & P.M.J. Herman, 2009. Effects of shoot stiffness, shoot size and current velocity on scouring sediment from around seedlings and propagules, Marine Ecology-Progress Series 388: 293-297. doi: 10.3354/meps08130

Cucherousset, J., G.H. Copp, M.G. Fox, E. Sterud, H.H. van Kleef, H. Verreycken & E. Záhorská, 2009. Life-history traits and potential invasiveness of introduced pumpkinseed Lepomis gibbosus populations in northwestern Europe. Biological Invasions 11 (9): 2171–2180. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10530-009-9493-5

De Nooij, R.J.W., H.J.R. Lenders, R.S.E.W. Leuven, A. Spitzen & R. Zollinger, 2009. Creating space by giving space: a management plan for integration of economical development and protection of the Natterjack toad in a Dutch polder. Stetson Law Review 38 (2): 381-404.
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Geerling, G. W., M.J. Vreeken-Buijs, P. Jesse, A.M.J. Ragas & A.J.M. Smits, 2009. Mapping river floodplain ecotopes by segmentation of spectral (CASI) and structural (LiDAR) remote sensing data. River Research and Applications 25(7): 795-813. dx.doi.org/10.1002/rra.1181

Hanssen, L., E. Rouwette & M. M. van Katwijk, 2009. The role of ecological science in environmental policy making: from a pacification toward a facilitation strategy. Ecology and Society 14 (1): 43. [online]http://www.ecologyandsociety.org/vol14/iss1/art43/

Hendriks, A.J., B.J.C. Willers, H.J.R. Lenders & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 2009. Towards a coherent allometric framework for individual home ranges, key population patches and geographic ranges. Ecography 32 (6): 929-942. dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-0587.2009.05718.x

Leuven, R.S.E.W., G. van der Velde, I. Baijens, J. Snijders, C. van der Zwart, H.J.R. Lenders & A. bij de Vaate, 2009. The river Rhine: a global highway for dispersal of aquatic invasive species. Biological Invasions 11 (9): 1989-2008. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10530-009-9491-7

Mulder, C., H.A. Den Hollander, J.A. Vonk, A.G. Rossberg, G.A.J.M. Jagers op Akkerhuis & G.W. Yeates, 2009. Soil resource supply influences faunal sizespecific distributions in natural food webs.Naturwissenschaften 96(7): 813-826. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00114-009-0539-4

Panov, V.E., B. Alexandrov, K. Arbačiauskas, R. Binimelis, G.H. Copp, M. Grabowski, F. Lucy, R.S.E.W. Leuven, S. Nehring, M. Paunović, V. Semenchenko & M.O. Son, 2009. Assessing the risks of aquatic species invasions via European inland waterways: From concepts to environmental indicators.Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 5(1): 110-126.

Rutgers, M., A.J. Schouten, J. Bloem, N. van Eekeren, R.G.M. de Goede, G. Akkerhuis, A. van der Wal, C. Mulder, L, Brussaard & A.M. Breure, 2009. Biological measurements in a nationwide soil monitoring network. European Journal of Soil Science 60 (5): 820-832. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2389.2009.01163.x

Straatsma, M., A. Schipper, M. van der Perk, C. van den Brink, R. Leuven & H. Middelkoop, 2009. Impact of value-driven scenarios on the geomorphology and ecology of lower Rhine floodplains under a changing climate. Landscape and Urban Planning 92(2): 160-174. doi:10.1016/j.landurbplan.2009.04.004

Van der Heide, T., 2009. Stressors and feedbacks in temperate seagrass ecosystems. Dept. of Environmental Science, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, the Netherlands, 128 pages.

Van der Heide, T., E.T.H.M. Peeters, D.C.R. Hermus, M.M. van Katwijk, J.G.M. Roelofs & A.J.P. Smolders, 2009. Predicting habitat suitability in temperate seagrass ecosystems. Limnology & Oceanography 54 (6): 2018­-2024.

Van der Velde, G., R.S.E.W. Leuven, R.J. Leewis & A. bij de Vaate, 2009. Aquatic invaders: from success factors to ecological risk assessment: introduction. Biological Invasions 11 (9): 1987-1988.dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10530-009-9489-1

Van der Velde, G., R.S.E.W. Leuven, D. Platvoet, K. Bacela, M.A.J. Huijbregts, H.W.M. Hendriks & D. Kruijt, 2009. Environmental and morphological factors influencing predatory behaviour by invasive non-indigenous gammaridean species. Biological Invasions 11 (9): 2043-2054. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10530-009-9500-x

Van Katwijk, M.M., A.R. Bos, V.N. de Jonge, L.S.A.M. Hanssen, D.C.R. Hermus, D.J. de Jong, 2009. Guidelines for seagrass restoration: Importance of habitat selection and donor population, spreading of risks, and ecosystem engineering effects. Marine Pollution Bulletin 58: 179-188.doi:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2008.09.028

Vermonden, K., R.S.E.W. Leuven, G. van der Velde, M.M. van Katwijk, J.G.M. Roelofs & A.J. Hendriks, 2009. Urban drainage systems: An undervalued habitat for aquatic macroinvertebrates. Biological Conservation 142: 1105-1115. doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2009.01.026

Vermonden, K., M.A.A. Hermus, M. van Weperen, R.S.E.W. Leuven, G. van der Velde, A.J.P. Smolders, J.G.M. Roelofs & A.J. Hendriks, 2009. Does upward seepage of river water and storm water runoff determine water quality of urban drainage systems in lowland areas? A case study for the Rhine–Meuse delta. Hydrological Processes 23 (21): 3110-3120. dx.doi.org/10.1002/hyp.7422

Vugteveen, P. & H.J.R. Lenders, 2009. The duality of integrated water management: science, policy or both? Journal of Integrative Environmental Sciences 6 (1): 51-67.dx.doi.org/10.1080/15693430802689181

Wilbers, G.-J., G. Zwolsman, G. Klaver & A.J. Hendriks, 2009. Effects of a drought period on physico-chemical surface water quality in a regional catchment area. Journal of Environmental Monitoring 11 (6): 1298-1302. doi: 10.1039/b816109g

Wozniak, M., R.S.E.W. Leuven, H.J.R. Lenders, T.J Chmielewski, G.W. Geerling & A.J.M. Smits, 2009. Assessing landscape change and biodiversity values of the Middle Vistula river valley, Poland, using BIO-SAFE. Landscape and Urban Planning 92 (3-4): 210-219. doi:10.1016/j.landurbplan.2009.05.007

2010

Both, C., C.A.M. van Turnhout, R.G. Bijlsma, H. Siepel, A.J. van Strien & R.P.B. Foppen, 2010. Avian population consequences of climate change are most severe for long-distance migrants in seasonal habitats. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 277: 1259-1266. doi:10.1098/rspb.2009.1525

Dethmers, E.M., 2010. Ecology and phylogeography of an Australasian green turtle population: a case study for conservation from Aru. PhD thesis, 1 April 2010, Radboud University Nijmegen, 166 p.

Hauck, M., 2010. Uncertainties in environmental exposure modelling of persistant organic pollutants. PhD thesis, 11 January 2011, Radboud University Nijmegen, 203 p.

Jiguet, F., V. Devictor, R. Ottvall, C. Van Turnhout, H. Van der Jeugd & Å. Lindström, 2010. Bird population trends are linearly affected by climate change along species thermal ranges. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2010.0796

Klok, C., C.A.M. van Turnhout, F. Willems, B. Voslamber, B. Ebbinge & H. Schekkerman, 2010. Analysis of population development and effectiveness of management in resident greylag geese Anser anser in the Netherlands. Animal Biology 60(4): 373-393. doi:10.1163/157075610X523260

Loos, M., A.M.J. Ragas, R. Plasmeijer, A.M. Schipper & A.J. Hendriks, 2010. Eco-SpaCE: An object-oriented, spatially explicit model to assess the risk of multiple environmental stressors on terrestrial vertebrate populations. Science of the Total Environment 408: 3908-3917. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2009.11.045

Loos, M., A.M. Schipper, U. Schlink, K. Strebel & A.M.J. Ragas, 2010. Receptor-oriented approaches in wildlife and human exposure modelling: A comparative study. Environmental Modelling & Software 25(4): 369–382. doi:10.1016/j.envsoft.2009.10.006

MacNeil, C., M. Briffa, R.S.E.W. Leuven, F.R. Gell & R. Selman, 2010. An appraisal of a biocontamination assessment method for freshwater macroinvertebrate assemblages; a practical way to measure a significant biological pressure? Hydrobiologia (in press). doi: 10.1007/s10750-009-0037-x

Matthews, J., B. Reeze, C.K. Feld & A.J. Hendriks, 2010. Lessons from practice: assessing early progress and success in river rehabilitation. Hydrobiologia 655(1): 1-14. doi: 10.1007/s10750-010-0389-2

Schipper, A.M., K. Lotterman, M. Geertsma, R.S.E.W. Leuven & A.J. Hendriks, 2010. Using datasets of different taxonomic detail to assess the influence of floodplain characteristics on terrestrial arthropod assemblages. Biodiversity and Conservation 19(7): 2087-2110. doi: 10.1007/s10531-010-9828-7

Schouten, M.A., A. Barendregt, P.A. Verweij, V.J. Kalkman, R.M.J.C. Kleukers, H.J.R. Lenders & H.N. Siebel, 2010. Defining hotspots of characteristic species for multiple taxonomic groups in the Netherlands. Biodiversity and Conservation 19: 2517-2536. doi: 10.1007/s10531-010-9857-2

Stassen, M.J.M., M.W.P.M. van de Ven, T. van der Heide, M.A. Guerrero Hiza, G. van der Velde & A.J.P. Smolders, 2010. Population dynamics of the migratory fish Prochilodus lineatus in a neotropical river: the relationships with river discharge, flood pulse, El Niňo and fluvial megafan behaviour. Neotropical Ichthyology 8(1): 113-122. doi: 10.1590/S1679-62252010005000006

Van der Heide, T., T.J. Bouma, E.H. van Nes, J. van de Koppel, M. Scheffer, J.G.M., Roelofs, M.M. van Katwijk & A.J.P. Smolders, 2010. Spatial self-organized patterning in seagrasses along a depth gradient of an intertidal ecosystem. Ecology 91(2): 362-369.

Van der Heide, T., A.J.P. Smolders, L.P.M., Lamers, M.M. van Katwijk & J.G.M Roelofs, 2010. Nutrient availability correlates with bicarbonate accumulation in marine and freshwater sediments - Empirical evidence from pore water analyses. Applied Geochemistry 25(12): 1825-1829. doi: 10.1016/j.apgeochem.2010.09.009

Van der Heide, T., E.H. van Nes, M.M. Van Katwijk & A.J.P. Smolders, 2010. Alternative stable states driven by density-dependent toxicity. Ecosystems 13(6): 841-850. doi: 10.1007/s10021-010-9358-x

Van Katwijk, M.M., A.R. Bos, D.C.R. Hermus & W. Suykerbuyk, 2010. Sediment modification by seagrass beds: Muddification and sandification induced by plant cover and environmental conditions. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 89: 175-181. doi: 10.1016/jecss.1010.06.008

Van Katwijk, M.M., A.R. Bos, P. Kennis & R. de Vries, 2010. Vulnerability to eutrophication of a semi-annual life history: A lesson learnt from an extinct eelgrass (Zostera marina) population. Biological Conservation 143(1): 248-254. doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2009.08.014.

Van Kleef, H.H., E. Brouwer, R.S.E.W. Leuven, H. van Dam, A. de Vries-Brock, G. van der Velde & H. Esselink, 2010. Effects of reduced nitrogen and sulphur deposition on the water chemistry of moorland pools. Environmental Pollution 158(8): 2679-2685. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2010.04.021

Van Kleef, H.H., 2010. Identifying and crossing thresholds in managing moorland pool macroinvertebrates. PhD thesis, 17 November 2010, Radboud University Nijmegen, 147 p. ISBN: 978-90-9025674-0 (pdf, 4,3 MB)

Van Turnhout, C.A.M., R.P.B. Foppen, R.S.E.W. Leuven, A. van Strien & H. Siepel, 2010. Life-history and ecological correlates of population change in Dutch breeding birds. Biological Conservation 143(1): 173-181. doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2009.09.023.

Van Turnhout, C.A.M., Leuven, R.S.E.W., Hendriks, A.J., Kurstjens, G., van Strien, A., Foppen, R.P.B. & H. Siepel, 2010. Ecological strategies successfully predict the effects of river floodplain rehabilitation on breeding birds. River Research and Applications, published online: 26 Sep 2010. doi: 10.1002/rra.1455

Van Turnhout, C.A.M., E.J.M. Hagemeijer & R.P.B. Foppen, 2010. Long-term population developments in typical marshland birds in The Netherlands. Ardea 98(3): 283-299.

Verberk, W.C.E.P., R.S.E.W. Leuven, G.A. van Duinen & H. Esselink, 2010. Loss of environmental heterogeneity and aquatic macroinvertebrate diversity following large-scale restoration management.Basic and Applied Ecology 11(5): 440-449. doi: 10.1016/j.baae.2010.04.001

Vermonden, K., 2010. Key factors for biodiversity of urban water systems. PhD thesis, 25 November 2010, Radboud University Nijmegen, 147 p. ISBN: 978-94-91066-01-6 (pdf, 3 MB).

Vermonden, K., R.S.E.W. Leuven, G. van der Velde, A.J. Hendriks, M.M. van Katwijk, J.G.M. Roelofs, E.C.H.E.T. Lucassen, O. Pedersen & K. Sand-Jensen, 2010. Species pool versus site limitations of macrophytes in urban waters. Aquatic Sciences - Research Across Boundaries 72(3): 379-389. doi: 10.1007/s00027-010-0141-z

Vermonden, K., R.S.E.W. Leuven & G. van der Velde, 2010.Environmental factors determining invasibility of urban waters for exotic macroinvertebrates. Diversity and Distributions, (Diversity Distrib.) 16(6): 1009-1021. doi: 10.1111/j.1472-4642.2010.00702.x

Vonk, J.A., M.J.A. Christianen & J. Stapel, 2010. Abundance, edge effect, and seasonality of fauna in mixed-species seagrass meadows in southwest Sulawesi, Indonesia. Marine Biology Research 6(3): 282-291. doi: 10.1080/17451000903233789

Vugteveen, P., H.J.R. Lenders, J.L.A. Devilee, R.S.E.W. Leuven, R.J.H.M. Van der Veeren, M.A. Wiering & A.J. Hendriks, 2010. Stakeholder Value Orientations in Water Management. Society & Natural Resources: An International Journal 23(9): 805-821. doi: 10.1080/08941920903496952

2011

Borsje, B.W., B.K. van Wesenbeeck, F. Dekker, P. Paalvast, T.J. Bouma, M.M. van Katwijk & M.B. de Vries, 2011. How ecological engineering can serve in coastal protection. Ecological Engineering 37(2): 113-122. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoleng.2010.11.027

Bos, A.R., G.S. Gumanao, M.M. van Katwijk, B. Mueller, M.M. Saceda & R.L.P. Tejada, 2011. Ontogenetic habitat shift, population growth, and burrowing behavior of the Indo-Pacific beach star, Archaster typicus(Echinodermata; Asteroidea). Marine Biology 158(3): 639-648. doi: 10.1007/s00227-010-1588-0

Christianen, M.J.A., T. van der Heide, T.J. Bouma, J.G.M. Roelofs, M.M. van Katwijk & L.P.M. Lamers, 2011. Limited toxicity of NHx pulses on an early and late successional tropical seagrass species: Interactions with pH and light level. Aquatic Toxicology 104(1-2): 73-79. doi: 10.1016/j.aquatox.2011.04.002

Giesen, W & M.M. van Katwijk, 2011. Re-introduction of seagrass in the Netherlands Wadden Sea. In: Soorae, P.S. ed., Global re-introduction perspectives: 2011. More case studies from around the globe. IUCN/SSC Re-introduction Specialist Group, Gland, Switzerland; UAE Environment Agency-Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, pp. 228-233.

Labbe, J.M., S.K. Hadley, A.M. Schipper, R.S.E.W. Leuven & C.P. Gardiner, 2011. Influence of bank materials, bed sediment, and riparian vegetation on channel form along a gravel-to-sand transition reach of the Upper Tualatin River, Oregon, USA. Geomorphology 125(3): 374-382. doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2010.10.013

Leuven, R.S.E.W., A.J. Hendriks, M.A.J. Huijbregts, H.J.R. Lenders, J. Matthews & G. van der Velde, 2011. Differences in sensitivity of native and exotic fish species to changes in river temperature. Current Zoology 57(6): 852-862. http://www.currentzoology.org/temp/%7BAC8F5DFC-DA00-483C-B726-B8A7BFCC28C9%7D.pdf

Loos, M., 2011. Wildlife exposure assessment to multiple stressors: using individual-based modelling as a tool to advance exposure modelling, 22 November 2011, Radboud University Nijmegen, 194 p., ISBN 978-94-91066-00-9

Montserrat, F., W. Suykerbuyk, R. Al-Busaidi, T.J. Bouma, D. van der Wal & P.M.J. Herman, 2011. Effects of mud sedimentation on lugworm ecosystem engineering.Journal of Sea Research 65(1): 170-181. doi: 10.1016/j.seares.2010.09.003

Mulder, C., J.A. Vonk, 2011. Nematode traits and environmental constraints in 200 soil systems: scaling within the 60-6000 µm body size range. Ecology 92(10): 2004.

Mulder, C., J.A. Vonk, H.A. Den Hollander, A.J. Hendriks & A.M. Breure, 2011. How allometric scaling relates to soil abiotics. Oikos, 120(4): 529-536. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0706.2011.18869.x

Mulder, C., A. Boit, M. Bonkowski, P.C. de Ruiter, G. Mancinelli, M.G.A. van der Heijden, H.J. van Wijnen, J.A. Vonk & M. Rutgers, 2011. A belowground perspective on Dutch agroecosystems: How soil organisms interact to support ecosystem services. Advances in Ecological Research 44: 279-359.http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780123747945000055

Schipper, A.M., K. Lotterman, R.S.E.W. Leuven, A.M.J. Ragas, H. de Kroon & A.J. Hendriks, 2011. Plant communities in relation to flooding and soil contamination in a lowland Rhine River floodplain.Environmental Pollution 159(1): 182-189. doi:10.1016/j.envpol.2010.09.006

Schipper, A.M., K. Koffijberg, M. van Weperen, G. Atsma, A.M.J. Ragas, A.J. Hendriks & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 2011. The distribution of a threatened migratory bird species in a patchy landscape: a multi-scale analysis. Landscape Ecology 26: 397-410. doi: 10.1007/s10980-010-9566-y

Schipper, A.M., 2011. Multiple stressors in floodplain ecosystems. Influences of flooding, land use and metal contamination on biota, 18 February 2011, Radboud University Nijmegen, 178 p., ISBN 978-94-91066-05-4 (pdf, 4,3 MB)

Stoffels, B.E.M.W., J.S. Tummers, G. van der Velde, D. Platvoet, H.W.M. Hendriks & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 2011. Assessment of predatory ability of native and non-native freshwater gammaridean species: a rapid test with water fleas as prey. Current Zoology 57(6): 836-843.http://www.currentzoology.org/temp/%7B99198E7D-2E67-4686-8741-699F75986844%7D.pdf

Struijs, J., D. de Zwart, L. Posthuma, R.S.E.W. Leuven & M.A.J. Huijbregts, 2011. Field sensitivity distribution of macroinvertebrates for phosphorus in inland waters. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 7(2): 280-286. doi: 10.1002/ieam.141

Van der Heide, T, E.H. van Nes, M.M. van Katwijk, H. Olff & A.J.P. Smolders, 2011. Positive Feedbacks in Seagrass Ecosystems - Evidence from Large-Scale Empirical Data. PLoS ONE 61): e16504. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0016504

Van der Velde, G. & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 2011. The special column of aquatic invasive species science. Editorial. Current Zoology 57(6): 816-817. http://www.currentzoology.org/temp/%7B766028E0-4BE8-4A9C-9B5A-8C1ED6CFF29F%7D.pdf

Van Katwijk, M.M., M.E.W. van der Welle, E.C.H.E.T. Lucassen, J.A. Vonk, M.J.A. Christianen, W. Kiswara, I. Inayat al Hakim, A. Arifin, T.J. Bouma, J.G.M. Roelofs & L.P.M. Lamers, 2011. Early warning indicators for river nutrient and sediment loads in tropical seagrass beds: A benchmark from a near-pristine archipelago in Indonesia. Marine Pollution Bulletin 62(7): 1512-1520. doi: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2011.04.007

Van Kessel, N., M. Dorenbosch, M.R.M. de Boer, R.S.E.W. Leuven & G. van der Velde, 2011. Competition for shelter between four non-native gobiid and two native small benthic fish species. Current Zoology57(6): 844-851. http://www.currentzoology.org/temp/%7BCEECFE74-1D0C-4874-A063-86CF047FA539%7D.pdf

Van Turnhout, C.A.M., 2011. Birding for science and conservation. Explaining temporal changes in breeding bird diversity in the Netherlands, 15 March 2011, Radboud University Nijmegen, 219 p., ISBN 978-90-9025945-1 (pdf, 5 MB)

Vermonden, K., K.P. Brodersen, D. Jacobsen, H. van Kleef, G. van der Velde & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 2011. The influence of environmental factors and dredging on chironomid larval diversity in urban drainage systems in polders strongly influenced by seepage from large rivers. Journal of the North American Benthological Society 30(4):1074-1092. http://www.bioone.org/doi/full/10.1899/10-047.1

Weerman, E.J., 2011. Spatial patterns in phototrophic biofilms. The role of physical and biological interactions, 11 May 2011, Radboud University Nijmegen, 149 p., ISBN 9789090260990 (PDF (pdf, 4,6 MB))

Wouters, B., M. Nijssen, G. Geerling, H. van Kleef, E. Remke & W. Verberk, 2011. The effects of shifting vegetation mosaics on habitat suitability for coastal dune fauna-a case study on sand lizards (Lacerta agilis). Journal of Coastal Conservation xx(x): xx-xx, published online 13 December 2011. doi: 10.1007/s11852-011-0177-9

2012

Balke, T., P.C. Klaassen, A. Garbutt, D. van der Wal, P.M.J. Herman & T.J. Bouma, 2012. Conditional outcome of ecosystem engineering: A case study on tussocks of the salt marsh pioneer Spartina anglica.Geomorphology 153-154: 232-238. doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2012.03.002

Breure, A.M., G.B. de Deyn, E. Dominati, T. Eglin, K. Hedlund, J. van Orshoven & L. Posthuma, 2012. Ecosystem services: a useful concept for soil policy making! Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 4(5): 578-585. doi: 10.1016/j.cosust.2012.10.010

Christianen, M.J.A., L.L. Govers, T.J. Bouma, W. Kiswara, J.G.M. Roelofs, L.P.M. Lamers & M.M. van Katwijk, 2012. Marine megaherbivore grazing may increase seagrass tolerance to high nutrient loads.Journal of Ecology 100(2): 546-560. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2745.2011.01900.x

Cunha, A.H., N. Marbá, M.M. van Katwijk, C. Pickerell, M. Henriques, G. Bernard, M.A. Ferreira, S. Garcia, J.M. Garmendia & P. Manent, 2012. Changing paradigms in seagrass restoration. Restoration Ecology20(4): 427-430. doi: 10.1111/j.1526-100X.2012.00878.x

De Jager, M., F.J. Weissing, P.M.J. Herman, B.A. Nolet & J. van de Koppel, 2012. Response to Comment on "Lévy Walks Evolve Through Interaction Between Movement and Environmental Complexity". Science335(6071): 918. doi: 10.1126/science.1215903

Devictor, V., C. van Swaay, T. Brereton, L. Brotons, D. Chamberlain, J. Heliola, S. Herrando, R. Julliard, M. Kuussaari, A. Lindstrom, J. Reif, D.B. Roy, O. Schweiger, J. Settele, C. Stefanescu, A. van Strien, C. van Turnhout, Z. Vermouzek, M. Wallis DeVries, I. Wynhoff & F. Jiguet, 2012. Differences in the climatic debts of birds and butterflies at a continental scale. Nature Climate Change 2(2): 121-124.doi:10.1038/nclimate1347

Grutters, B.M.C., M.J.J.M. Verhofstad, G. van der Velde, S. Rajagopal & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 2012. A comparative study of byssogenesis on zebra and quagga mussels: the effects of water temperature, salinity and light-dark cycles. Biofouling: The Journal of Bioadhesion and Biofilm Research 28(2): 121-129. doi: 10.1080/08927014.2012.654779

Han, Q.Y., T.J. Bouma, F.G. Brun, W. Suykerbuyk & M.M. van Katwijk, 2012. Resilience of Zostera noltii to burial or erosion disturbances. Marine Ecology Progress Series 449: 133-143. doi: 10.3354/meps09532

Hendriks, A.J. & C. Mulder, 2012. Delayed logistic and Rosenzweig-MacArthur models with allometric parameter setting estimate population cycles at lower trophic levels well. Ecological Complexity 9: 43-54.doi: 10.1016/j.ecocom.2011.12.001


Hendriks, A.J., A.M. Schipper, M. Caduff & M.A.J. Huijbregts, 2012. Size relationships of water inflow into lakes: Empirical regressions suggest geometric scaling. Journal of Hydrology 414-415: 482-490. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2011.11.025

Hunting, E.R., M.H. Whatley, H.G. van der Geest, C. Mulder, M.H.S. Kraak, A.M. Breure & W. Admiraal, 2012. Invertebrate footprints on detritus processing, bacterial community structure, and spatiotemporal redox profiles. Freshwater Science 31(3): 724-732. doi: 10.1899/11-134.1

Kabat, P., J. Bazelmans, J. van Dijk, P.M.J. Herman, T. van Oijen, M. Pejrup, K., Reise, H., Speelman & W.J. Wolff, 2012. The Wadden Sea Region: Towards a science for sustainable development. Ocean & Coastal Management 68: 4-17. doi: 10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2012.05.022

Kampfraath, A.A., E.R. Hunting, C. Mulder, A.M. Breure, M.O. Gessner, M.H.S. Kraak & W. Admiraal, 2012. DECOTAB: a multipurpose standard substrate to assess effects of litter quality on microbial decomposition and invertebrate consumption. Freshwater Science 31(4): 1156-1162. doi: 10.1899/12-075.1

Kampichler, C., C.A.M. van Turnhout, V. Devictor & H.P. van der Jeugd, 2012. Large-Scale Changes in Community Composition: Determining Land Use and Climate Change Signals. PLoS ONE 7(4): e35272.doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0035272

Korsman, J.C., A.M. Schipper, H.J.R. Lenders, R.P.B. Foppen & A.J. Hendriks, 2012. Modelling the impact of toxic and disturbance stress on white-tailed eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla) populations. Ecotoxicology21(1): 27-36. doi: 10.1007/s10646-011-0760-8

La Nafie, Y.A., C.B. de los Santos, F.G. Brun, M.M. van Katwijk & T.J. Bouma, 2012. Waves and high nutrient loads jointly decrease survival and separately affect morphological and biomechanical properties in the seagrass Zostera noltii. Limnology and Oceanography 57(6): 1664-1672. doi: 10.4319/lo.2012.57.6.1664

Liu, Q., E.J. Weerman, P.M.J. Herman, H. Olff & J. van de Koppel, 2012. Alternative mechanisms alter the emergent properties of self-organization in mussel beds. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 279(1739): 2744-2753. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2012.0157

Mulder, C., A. Boit, S. Mori, J.A. Vonk, S.D. Dyer, L. Faggiano, S. Geisen, A.L. González, M. Kaspari, S. Lavorel, P.A. Marquet, A.G. Rossberg, R.W. Sterner, W. Voigt & D.H. Wall, 2012. 1- Distributional (In)Congruence of Biodiversity-Ecosystem Functioning. Advances in Ecological Research 46, pp. 1-88.doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-396992-7.00001-0

Rutgers, M, H.J. van Wijnen, A.J. Schouten, C. Mulder, A.M. Kuiten, L. Brussaard & A.M. Breure, 2012. A method to assess ecosystem services developed from soil attributes with stakeholders and data of four arable farms. Science of the Total Environment 415: 39-48. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2011.04.041

Suykerbuyk, W., T.J. Bouma, T. van der Heide, C. Faust, L.L. Govers, W.B.J.T. Giesen, D.J. de Jong & M.M. van Katwijk, 2012. Suppressing antagonistic bio-engineering feedbacks doubles restoration success.Ecological Applications 22(4), 1224-1231. doi: 10.1890/11-1625.1

Swinkels, L.H., M.W.P.M. van de Ven, M.J.M. Stassen, G. van der Velde, H.J.R. Lenders & A.J.P. Smolders, 2012. Suspended sediment causes annual acute fish mortality in the Pilcomayo River (Bolivia).Hydrological Processes. Published online: 5 October 2012. doi: 10.1002/hyp.9522

Van Colen, C., F. Rossi, F. Montserrat, M.G. Andersson, B. Gribsholt, P.M.J. Herman, S. Degraer, M. Vincx, T. Ysebaert & J.J. Middelburg, 2012. Organism-Sediment Interactions Govern Post-Hypoxia Recovery of Ecosystem Functioning. PLoS ONE 7(11): e49795. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0049795

Van de Koppel, J., T.J. Bouma & P.M.J. Herman, 2012. The influence of local- and landscape-scale processes on spatial self-organization in estuarine ecosystems. The Journal of Experimental Biology215(6): 962-967. doi: 10.1242/jeb.060467

Van der Heide, T., L.L. Govers, J. de Fouw, H. Olff, M. van der Geest, M.M. van Katwijk, T. Piersma, J. van de Koppel, B.R. Silliman, A.J.P. Smolders & J.A. van Gils, 2012. A Three-Stage Symbiosis Forms the Foundation of Seagrass Ecosystems. Science 336(6087): 1432-1434. doi: 10.1126/science.1219973

Van der Wal, D. & P.M.J. Herman, 2012. Ecosystem Engineering Effects of Aster tripolium and Salicornia procumbens Salt Marsh on Macrofaunal Community Structure. Estuaries and Coasts 35(3): 714-726. doi: 10.1007/s12237-011-9465-8

Van der Woerd, F.A., A. Hoekstra, K. Kern, R.S.E.W. Leuven & H. Moll, 2012. Introduction. Resources,Conservation and Recycling 64: 1-2. doi: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2012.03.004

Van Gils, J.A., M. van der Geest, E.J. Jansen, L.L. Govers, J. de Fouw, & T. Piersma, 2012. Trophic cascade induced by molluscivore predator alters pore-water biogeochemistry via competitive release of prey, Ecology 93(5): 1143-1152. doi: 10.1890/11-1282.1

Van Kleef, H.H., G.A. van Duinen, W.C.E.P. Verberk, R.S.E.W. Leuven, G. van der Velde & H. Esselink, 2012. Moorland pools as refugia for endangered species characteristic of raised bog gradients. Journal for Nature Conservation 20(5): 255-263. doi: 10.1016/j.jnc.2012.05.001

Van Turnhout, C.A.M., R.S.E.W. Leuven, A.J. Hendriks, G. Kurstjens, A. van Strien, R.P.B. Foppen & H. Siepel, 2012. Ecological strategies successfully predict the effects of river floodplain rehabilitation on breeding birds. River Res. Applic. 28: 269-282. (1.822). doi: 10.1002/rra.1455 (published online 26 September 2010)

Van Wijnen, H.J., M. Rutgers, A.J. Schouten, C. Mulder, D. de Zwart & A.M. Breure, 2012. How to calculate the spatial distribution of ecosystem services across the Netherlands. Science of the Total Environment415: 49-55. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2011.05.058

Verbrugge, L.N.H., A.M. Schipper, M.A.J. Huijbregts, G. van der Velde & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 2012. Sensitivity of native and non-native mollusc species to changing river water temperature and salinity. Biological Invasions 14(6): 1187-1199. doi: 10.1007/s10530-011-0148-y

Verbrugge, L.N.H., G. van der Velde, A.J. Hendriks, H. Verreycken & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 2012. Risk classifications of aquatic non-native species: application of contemporary European assessment protocols in different biogeographical settings. Aquatic Invasions 7(1): 49-58. doi: 10.3391/ai.2012.7.1.006 (Open Access)

Vermonden, K., G. van der Velde & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 2012. Key factors for biodiversity of surface waters in climate proof cities. Resources, Conservation and Recycling 64: 56-62. doi: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2011.01.003

Weerman, E.J., J. van Belzen, M. Rietkerk, S. Temmerman, S. Kéfi, P.M.J. Herman & J. van de Koppel, 2012. Changes in diatom patch-size distribution and degradation in a spatially self-organized intertidal mudflat ecosystem. Ecology 93(3): 608-618. doi: 10.1890/11-0625.1

Ysebaert, T., B. Walles, C. Dorsch, J. Dijkstra, K. Troost, N. Volp, B. van Prooijen, M. de Vries, P. Herman & A. Hibma, 2012. Ecodynamic solutions for the protection of intertidal habitats: the use of oyster reefs.Journal of Shellfish Research 31(1): 362-262. doi: 10.2983/035.031.0124

2013

Balke, T., 2013. Establishment of biogeomorphic ecosystems. A study on mangrove and salt marsh pioneer vegetation. 176 p. ISBN: 9789090278575 (PDF (pdf, 5,4 MB))

Christianen, M.J.A., 2013. Seagrass systems under nutrient loads, hydrodynamics & green turtle grazing. Do turtles rule the seagrass world? 138 p. ISBN: 978-90-9027313-6

Schwarz, C, 2013. Implications of biogeomorphic feedbacks on tidal landscape development. 155 p.

Van Duinen, G.A., 2013. Rehabilitation of aquatic invertebrate communities in raised bog landscapes. 181 p. ISBN: 978-90-7752200-4 (PDF (pdf, 5,3 MB))

Vugteveen, P., 2013. Connecting the dots in integrated water management. A critical analysis of a tangled concept. 221 p. ISBN: 978-90-9027562-8 (PDF (pdf, 16 MB))

Azevedo, L.B., R. van Zelm, P.M.F. Elshout, A.J. Hendriks, R.S.E.W. Leuven, J. Struijs, D. de Zwart & M.A.J. Huijbregts, 2013. Species richness-phosphorus relationships for lakes and streams worldwide. Global Ecology and Biogeography 22(12): 1304-1314. doi: 10.1111/geb.12080

Azevedo, L.B., R. van Zelm, A.J. Hendriks, R. Bobbink & M.A.J. Huijbregts, 2013. Global assessment of the effects of terrestrial acidification on plant species richness. Environmental Pollution 174: 10-15. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2012.11.001

Christianen, M.J.A., J. van Belzen, P.M.J. Herman, M.M. van Katwijk, L.P.M. Lamers, P.J.M. van Leent & T.J. Bouma, 2013. Low-Canopy Seagrass Beds Still Provide Important Coastal Protection Services. PLoS ONE 8(5): e62413. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0062413

Elshout, P.M.F., L.M. Dionisio Pires, R.S.E.W. Leuven, S.E. Wendelaar Bonga & A.J. Hendriks, 2013. Low oxygen tolerance of different life stages of temperate freshwater fish species. Journal of Fish Biology83(1): 190-206. doi: 10.1111/jfb.12167

Jasion, M., A. Samecka-Cymerman, K. Kolon & A.J. Kempers, 2013. Tanacetum vulgare as a bioindicator of trace-metal contamination: A study of a naturally colonized open-pit lignite mine. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 65(3): 442-448. doi: 10.1007/s00244-013-9922-4

Kneer, D., F. Monniot, T. Stach & M.J.A. Christianen, 2013. Ascidia subterranea sp. nov. (Phlebobranchia: Ascidiidae), a new tunicate belonging to the A. sydneiensis Stimpson, 1855 group, found as burrow associate of Axiopsis serratifrons A. Milne-Edwards, 1873 (Decapoda: Axiidae) on Derawan Island, Indonesia. Zootax 3616(5): 485-494. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.3616.5.5

Kolon, K., A. Samecka-Cymerman, A. Klink & A.J. Kempers, 2013. Viscum album versus host (Sorbus aucuparia) as bioindicators of urban areas with various levels of pollution. Journal of Environmental Science and Health (Part A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng) 48(2): 205-210.doi:10.1080/10934529.2012.717814

La Nafie, Y.A., C.B. de los Santos, F.G. Brun, S. Mashoreng, M.M. van Katwijk & T.J. Bouma, 2013. Biomechanical response of two fast-growing tropical seagrass species subjected to in situ shading and sediment fertilization. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 446: 186-193. doi: 10.1016/j.jembe.2013.05.020

Lamers, L.P.M., L.L. Govers, I.C.J.M. Janssen, J.J.M. Geurts, M.E.W. van der Welle, M.M. van Katwijk, T. van der Heide, J.G.M. Roelofs & A.J.P. Smolders, 2013. Sulfide as a soil phytotoxin - a review. Frontiers in Plant Science 4. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2013.00268

Schipper, A.M., A.J. Hendriks, A.M.J. Ragas & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 2013. Disentangling and ranking the influences of multiple environmental factors on plant and soil-dwelling arthropod assemblages in a river Rhine floodplain area. Hydrobiologia (in press). doi: 10.1007/s10750-013-1521-x

Verbrugge, L.N.H., R.J.G. Van den Born & H.J.R. Lenders, 2013. Exploring public perception of non-native species from a visions of nature perspective. Environmental Management 52(6): 1562-1573. doi:10.1007/s00267-013-0170-1.

Verhofstad, M.J.J.M., B.M.C. Grutters, G. van der Velde & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 2013. Effects of water depth on survival, condition and stable isotope values of three invasive dreissenid species in a deep freshwater lake. Aquatic Invasions 8(2): 157-169. doi: 10.3391/ai.2013.8.2.04

Vonk, J.A., A.M. Breure & C. Mulder, 2013. Environmentally-driven dissimilarity of trait-based indices of nematodes under different agricultural management and soil types. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 179: 133-138. doi: 10.1016/j.agee.2013.08.007.

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