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eLTER TA and RA process description

A report on eLTER TA and RA process description including call specifications and templates. TA, RA and VA workpackeges contribute to this deliverable.

eLTER stakeholder screening

A report on eLTER stakeholder screening. The report will detail the eLTER stakeholders analysis and focus on prioritising the networking activities and serving as a horizon scanning activity, exploring options for more formalised relations to be established in the eLTER ESFRI process.

Communication and dissemination strategy

A project-specific communication and dissemination strategy that is approved and followed by the consortium and that will guide communication throughout the project.

Discussion paper on key standard observation variables

Discussion paper on key standard observation variables serving as a recommendations or the assessment and selection of standard observation variables.

Data and ICT needs from the RCs to be used in VA

Report on data and ICT needs from the RCs to be used in VA

Project web pages * (continuous update)

Project webpages for visibility and sharing information. They are updated throughout the project.

Project-specific informational material

Range of project-specific informational material (flyers, posters, videos, etc.). From M06 these will be updated and added to thereafter

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The GEOMON network of Czech catchments provides long‐term insights into altered forest biogeochemistry: From acid atmospheric deposition to climate change

Author(s): Filip Oulehle, Milan Fischer, Jakub Hruška, Tomáš Chuman, Pavel Krám, Tomáš Navrátil, Miroslav Tesař, Miroslav Trnka
Published in: Hydrological Processes, 35/5, 2021, ISSN 0885-6087
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc.
DOI: 10.1002/hyp.14204

Assessing the response of forest productivity to climate extremes in Switzerland using model–data fusion

Author(s): Volodymyr Trotsiuk, Florian Hartig, Maxime Cailleret, Flurin Babst, David I. Forrester, Andri Baltensweiler, Nina Buchmann, Harald Bugmann, Arthur Gessler, Mana Gharun, Francesco Minunno, Andreas Rigling, Brigitte Rohner, Jonas Stillhard, Esther Thürig, Peter Waldner, Marco Ferretti, Werner Eugster, Marcus Schaub
Published in: Global Change Biology, 26/4, 2020, Page(s) 2463-2476, ISSN 1354-1013
Publisher: Blackwell Publishing Inc.
DOI: 10.1111/gcb.15011

Abiotic Community Constraints in Extreme Environments: Epikarst Copepods as a Model System

Author(s): Tanja Pipan, Mary C. Christman, David C. Culver
Published in: Diversity, 12/7, 2020, Page(s) 269, ISSN 1424-2818
Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI)
DOI: 10.3390/d12070269

Landsat-Based Indices Reveal Consistent Recovery of Forested Stream Catchments from Acid Deposition

Author(s): Marian Švik, Filip Oulehle, Pavel Krám, Růžena Janoutová, Kateřina Tajovská, Lucie Homolová
Published in: Remote Sensing, 12/12, 2020, Page(s) 1944, ISSN 2072-4292
Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI)
DOI: 10.3390/rs12121944

Fundamental research questions in subterranean biology

Author(s): Stefano Mammola, Isabel R. Amorim, Maria E. Bichuette, Paulo A. V. Borges, Naowarat Cheeptham, Steven J. B. Cooper, David C. Culver, Louis Deharveng, David Eme, Rodrigo Lopes Ferreira, Cene Fišer, Žiga Fišer, Daniel W. Fong, Christian Griebler, William R. Jeffery, Jure Jugovic, Johanna E. Kowalko, Thomas M. Lilley, Florian Malard, Raoul Manenti, Alejandro Martínez, Melissa B. Meierhofer, Matth
Published in: Biological Reviews, 95/6, 2020, Page(s) 1855-1872, ISSN 1464-7931
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
DOI: 10.1111/brv.12642

Specialized aquatic subterranean communities are probably most species-rich in the thickest epikarst

Author(s): Peter Kozel, Tanja Pipan
Published in: Limnologica, 81, 2020, Page(s) 125756, ISSN 0075-9511
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.limno.2020.125756

A Multi-Disciplinary Approach to Understand Hydrologic and Geochemical Processes at Koiliaris Critical Zone Observatory

Author(s): Maria A. Lilli, Dionissis Efstathiou, Daniel Moraetis, Jonathan Schuite, Sofia D. Nerantzaki, Nikolaos P. Nikolaidis
Published in: Water, 12/9, 2020, Page(s) 2474, ISSN 2073-4441
Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI)
DOI: 10.3390/w12092474

Assess hydrological responses to a warming climate at the Lysina Critical Zone Observatory in Central Europe

Author(s): Wenjuan Zheng, Anna Lamačová, Xuan Yu, Pavel Krám, Jakub Hruška, Pavel Zahradníček, Petr Štěpánek, Aleš Farda
Published in: Hydrological Processes, 35/9, 2021, ISSN 0885-6087
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc.
DOI: 10.1002/hyp.14281

Population asynchrony alone does not explain stability in species‐rich soil animal assemblages: The stabilizing role of forest age on oribatid mite communities

Author(s): Tancredi Caruso, Viesturs Melecis, Ugis Kagainis, Tom Bolger
Published in: Journal of Animal Ecology, 89/6, 2020, Page(s) 1520-1531, ISSN 0021-8790
Publisher: Blackwell Publishing Inc.
DOI: 10.1111/1365-2656.13203

Effects of Climate and Atmospheric Nitrogen Deposition on Early to Mid-Term Stage Litter Decomposition Across Biomes

Author(s): TaeOh Kwon, Hideaki Shibata, Sebastian Kepfer-Rojas, Inger K. Schmidt, Klaus S. Larsen, Claus Beier, Björn Berg, Kris Verheyen, Jean-Francois Lamarque, Frank Hagedorn, Nico Eisenhauer, Ika Djukic
Published in: Frontiers in Forests and Global Change, 4, 2021, Page(s) 678480, ISSN 2624-893X
Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
DOI: 10.3389/ffgc.2021.678480

Reanalysis in Earth System Science: Toward Terrestrial Ecosystem Reanalysis

Author(s): R. Baatz, H. J. Hendricks Franssen, E. Euskirchen, D. Sihi, M. Dietze, S. Ciavatta, K. Fennel, H. Beck, G. De Lannoy, V. R. N. Pauwels, A. Raiho, C. Montzka, M. Williams, U. Mishra, C. Poppe, S. Zacharias, A. Lausch, L. Samaniego, K. Van Looy, H. Bogena, M. Adamescu, M. Mirtl, A. Fox, K. Goergen, B. S. Naz, Y. Zeng, H. Vereecken
Published in: Reviews of Geophysics, 59/3, 2021, ISSN 8755-1209
Publisher: American Geophysical Union
DOI: 10.1029/2020rg000715

The legacy of acidic deposition controls soil organic carbon pools in temperate forests across the C zech R epublic

Author(s): Tomáš Chuman, Filip Oulehle, Kateřina Zajícová, Jakub Hruška
Published in: European Journal of Soil Science, 72/4, 2021, Page(s) 1780-1801, ISSN 1351-0754
Publisher: Blackwell Publishing Inc.
DOI: 10.1111/ejss.13073

Sources and sinks of greenhouse gases in the landscape: Approach for spatially explicit estimates

Author(s): Maria Holmberg, Anu Akujärvi, Saku Anttila, Iida Autio, Markus Haakana, Virpi Junttila, Niko Karvosenoja, Pirkko Kortelainen, Annikki Mäkelä, Kari Minkkinen, Francesco Minunno, Katri Rankinen, Paavo Ojanen, Ville-Veikko Paunu, Mikko Peltoniemi, Terhi Rasilo, Tapani Sallantaus, Mikko Savolahti, Sakari Tuominen, Seppo Tuominen, Pekka Vanhala, Martin Forsius
Published in: Science of The Total Environment, 781, 2021, Page(s) 146668, ISSN 0048-9697
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.146668

Assessing critical load exceedances and ecosystem impacts of anthropogenic nitrogen and sulphur deposition at unmanaged forested catchments in Europe

Author(s): Martin Forsius, Maximilian Posch, Maria Holmberg, Jussi Vuorenmaa, Sirpa Kleemola, Algirdas Augustaitis, Burkhard Beudert, Witold Bochenek, Nicholas Clarke, Heleen A. de Wit, Thomas Dirnböck, Jane Frey, Ulf Grandin, Hannele Hakola, Johannes Kobler, Pavel Krám, Antti-Jussi Lindroos, Stefan Löfgren, Tomasz Pecka, Pernilla Rönnback, Krzysztof Skotak, Józef Szpikowski, Liisa Ukonmaanaho, Salar Va
Published in: Science of The Total Environment, 753, 2021, Page(s) 141791, ISSN 0048-9697
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.141791

The TeaComposition Initiative: Unleashing the power of international collaboration to understand litter decomposition

Author(s): Djukic, I., Guerra, C. A. ., Maestre, F. T., Hagedorn, F., Oggioni, A. ., Bergami, C., Magagna, B. ., Kwon, T., Shibata, H., Eisenhauer, N., Patoine, G. ., Bierbaumer, M., Kepfer-Rojas, S., Kappel Schmidt, I., Steenberg Larsen, K., Beier, C., Berg, B., Verheyen, K., Trevathan-Tackett, S. M. ., Macreadie, P. I. ., & initiative, T.
Published in: Soil Organisms, 93(1), 2021, Page(s) 73–78, ISSN 2509-9523
Publisher: M. Senckenberg Nature Research Society
DOI: 10.25674/so93iss1pp73

Data rescue in manuscripts: a hydrological modelling study example

Author(s): Xuan Yu, Anna Lamačová, Lele Shu, Christopher Duffy, Pavel Krám, Jakub Hruška, Tim White, Kairong Lin
Published in: Hydrological Sciences Journal, 65/5, 2020, Page(s) 763-769, ISSN 0262-6667
Publisher: International Association of Hydrological Sciences Press
DOI: 10.1080/02626667.2019.1614593

Long- and Short-Term Inorganic Nitrogen Runoff from a Karst Catchment in Austria

Author(s): Thomas Dirnböck, Heike Brielmann, Ika Djukic, Sarah Geiger, Andreas Hartmann, Franko Humer, Johannes Kobler, Martin Kralik, Yan Liu, Michael Mirtl, Gisela Pröll
Published in: Forests, 11/10, 2020, Page(s) 1112, ISSN 1999-4907
Publisher: MDPI Open Access Publishing
DOI: 10.3390/f11101112

Dissolved and gaseous nitrogen losses in forests controlled by soil nutrient stoichiometry

Author(s): Filip Oulehle, Christine L Goodale, Christopher D Evans, Tomáš Chuman, Jakub Hruška, Pavel Krám, Tomáš Navrátil, Miroslav Tesař, Alexandr Ač, Otmar Urban, Karolina Tahovská
Published in: Environmental Research Letters, 16/6, 2021, Page(s) 064025, ISSN 1748-9326
Publisher: Institute of Physics Publishing
DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/ac007b

Litter decomposition in European coniferous and broadleaf forests under experimentally elevated acidity and nitrogen addition

Author(s): Michal Růžek, Karolina Tahovská, Georg Guggenberger, Filip Oulehle
Published in: Plant and Soil, 463/1-2, 2021, Page(s) 471-485, ISSN 0032-079X
Publisher: Kluwer Academic Publishers
DOI: 10.1007/s11104-021-04926-9

Recovery from air pollution and subsequent acidification masks the effects of climate change on a freshwater macroinvertebrate community

Author(s): Nathan Jay Baker, Francesca Pilotto, Jonas Jourdan, Burkhard Beudert, Peter Haase
Published in: Science of The Total Environment, 758, 2021, Page(s) 143685, ISSN 0048-9697
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.143685

A long-term spatiotemporal analysis of biocrusts across a diverse arid environment: The case of the Israeli-Egyptian sandfield

Author(s): Klil Noy, Noa Ohana-Levi, Natalya Panov, Micha Silver, Arnon Karnieli
Published in: Science of The Total Environment, 774, 2021, Page(s) 145154, ISSN 0048-9697
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.145154

Calcium and strontium isotope dynamics in three polluted forest ecosystems of the Czech Republic, Central Europe

Author(s): Martin Novak, Chris Holmden, Juraj Farkaš, Pavel Kram, Jakub Hruska, Jan Curik, Frantisek Veselovsky, Marketa Stepanova, Yulia V. Kochergina, Vojtech Erban, Daniela Fottova, Martin Simecek, Leona Bohdalkova, Eva Prechova, Petra Voldrichova, Vladimir Cernohous
Published in: Chemical Geology, 536, 2020, Page(s) 119472, ISSN 0009-2541
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2020.119472

CarbonSink+ — Accounting for multiple climate feedbacks from forests

Author(s): Markku Kulmala, Ekaterina Ezhova, Tuomo Kalliokoski, Steffen Noe, Timo Vesala, Annalea Lohila, Jari Liski, Risto Makkonen, Jaana Bäck, Tuukka Petäjä and Veli-Matti Kerminen
Published in: Boreal Environment Research, 25, 2020, Page(s) 145-149, ISSN 1797-2469
Publisher: Boreal Environment Research Publishing Board

How socio-ecological factors influence the differentiation of social relationships: an integrated conceptual framework

Author(s): Liza R. Moscovice, Cédric Sueur, Filippo Aureli
Published in: Biology Letters, 16/9, 2020, Page(s) 20200384, ISSN 1744-9561
Publisher: The Royal Society
DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2020.0384

15N study of the reactivity of atmospheric nitrogen in four mountain forest catchments (Czech Republic, central Europe)

Author(s): Frantisek Buzek, Bohuslava Cejkova, Ivana Jackova, Pavel Kram, Filip Oulehle, Oldrich Myska, Jan Curik, Frantisek Veselovsky, Martin Novak
Published in: Applied Geochemistry, 116, 2020, Page(s) 104567, ISSN 0883-2927
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.apgeochem.2020.104567

Safeguarding freshwater life beyond 2020: Recommendations for the new global biodiversity framework from the European experience

Author(s): Charles B. van Rees, Kerry A. Waylen, Astrid Schmidt‐Kloiber, Stephen J. Thackeray, Gregor Kalinkat, Koen Martens, Sami Domisch, Ana I. Lillebø, Virgilio Hermoso, Hans‐Peter Grossart, Rafaela Schinegger, Kris Decleer, Tim Adriaens, Luc Denys, Ivan Jarić, Jan H. Janse, Michael T. Monaghan, Aaike De Wever, Ilse Geijzendorffer, Mihai C. Adamescu, Sonja C. Jähnig
Published in: Conservation Letters, 14/1, 2021, ISSN 1755-263X
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc.
DOI: 10.1111/conl.12771

Controls on granitic weathering fronts in contrasting climates

Author(s): Nick R. Hayes, Heather L. Buss, Oliver W. Moore, Pavel Krám, Richard D. Pancost
Published in: Chemical Geology, 535, 2020, Page(s) 119450, ISSN 0009-2541
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2019.119450

Airborne imaging spectroscopy for assessing land-use effect on soil qualityin drylands

Author(s): Nathan Levi, Arnon Karnieli, Tarin Paz-Kagan
Published in: ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 186, 2022, Page(s) 34-54, ISSN 0924-2716
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.isprsjprs.2022.01.018

Towards interoperable research site documentation – Recommendations for information models and data provision

Author(s): Christoph Wohner, Johannes Peterseil, Melissa A. Genazzio, Siddeswara Guru, Wim Hugo, Hermann Klug
Published in: Ecological Informatics, 60, 2020, Page(s) 101158, ISSN 1574-9541
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoinf.2020.101158

Retrieval and validation of forest background reflectivity from daily Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) bidirectional reflectance distribution function (BRDF) data across European forests

Author(s): Jan Pisek, Angela Erb, Lauri Korhonen, Tobias Biermann, Arnaud Carrara, Edoardo Cremonese, Matthias Cuntz, Silvano Fares, Giacomo Gerosa, Thomas Grünwald, Niklas Hase, Michal Heliasz, Andreas Ibrom, Alexander Knohl, Johannes Kobler, Bart Kruijt, Holger Lange, Leena Leppänen, Jean-Marc Limousin, Francisco Ramon Lopez Serrano, Denis Loustau, Petr Lukeš, Lars Lundin, Riccardo Marzuoli, Meelis Möl
Published in: Biogeosciences, 18/2, 2021, Page(s) 621-635, ISSN 1726-4189
Publisher: Copernicus Publ.
DOI: 10.5194/bg-18-621-2021

Vision-Based Decision-Making Methodology for Riparian Forest Restoration and Flood Protection Using Nature-Based Solutions

Author(s): Maria A. Lilli, Sofia D. Nerantzaki, Christos Riziotis, Manolis Kotronakis, Dionissis Efstathiou, Dimitris Kontakos, Petros Lymberakis, Manolis Avramakis, Antonis Tsakirakis, Konstantinos Protopapadakis, Nikolaos P. Nikolaidis
Published in: Sustainability, 12/8, 2020, Page(s) 3305, ISSN 2071-1050
Publisher: MDPI Open Access Publishing
DOI: 10.3390/su12083305

A multi-methodological approach to create improved indicators for the adequate karst water source protection

Author(s): Nataša Ravbar, Metka Petrič, Matej Blatnik, Astrid Švara
Published in: Ecological Indicators, 126, 2021, Page(s) 107693, ISSN 1470-160X
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2021.107693

The Škocjan Caves – UNESCO World Heritage Site

Author(s): Mitja Prelovšek, Franci Gabrovšek, Peter Kozel, Janez Mulec, Tanja Pipan, Stanka Šebela
Published in: Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie, Supplementary Issues, 62/3, 2021, Page(s) 49-64, ISSN 1864-1687
Publisher: Schweizerbart science publisher
DOI: 10.1127/zfg_suppl/2021/0690

Developing a spatially explicit modelling and evaluation framework for integrated carbon sequestration and biodiversity conservation: Application in southern Finland

Author(s): Martin Forsius, Heini Kujala, Francesco Minunno, Maria Holmberg, Niko Leikola, Ninni Mikkonen, Iida Autio, Ville-Veikko Paunu, Topi Tanhuanpää, Pekka Hurskainen, Janne Mäyrä, Sonja Kivinen, Sarita Keski-Saari, Anna-Kaisa Kosenius, Saija Kuusela, Raimo Virkkala, Arto Viinikka, Petteri Vihervaara, Anu Akujärvi, Jaana Bäck, Niko Karvosenoja, Timo Kumpula, Anton Kuzmin, Annikki Mäkelä, Atte Mo
Published in: Science of The Total Environment, 775, 2021, Page(s) 145847, ISSN 0048-9697
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.145847

Meta-analysis of multidecadal biodiversity trends in Europe

Author(s): Francesca Pilotto, Ingolf Kühn, Rita Adrian, Renate Alber, Audrey Alignier, Christopher Andrews, Jaana Bäck, Luc Barbaro, Deborah Beaumont, Natalie Beenaerts, Sue Benham, David S. Boukal, Vincent Bretagnolle, Elisa Camatti, Roberto Canullo, Patricia G. Cardoso, Bruno J. Ens, Gert Everaert, Vesela Evtimova, Heidrun Feuchtmayr, Ricardo García-González, Daniel Gómez García, Ulf Grandin, Jerzy M
Published in: Nature Communications, 11/1, 2020, ISSN 2041-1723
Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-17171-y

Long-term changes in the inorganic nitrogen output fluxes in European ICP Integrated Monitoring catchments – an assessment of the impact of internal nitrogen-related parameters and exceedances of critical loads of eutrophication

Author(s): Vuorenmaa J., Holmberg M., Posch M., Forsius M., Augustaitis A., Beudert B., Bochenek W., Clarke N., de Wit H.A., Dirnbock T., Frey J., Grandin U., Hakola H., Kobler J., Krám P., Lindroos A.J., Lofgren S., Pecka T., Skotak K., Szpikowski J., Ukonmaanaho L., Valencia D.E., Váňa M
Published in: Reports of the Finnish Environment Institute, 31, 2020, Page(s) 36-47, ISSN 1796-1718
Publisher: Finnish Environment Institute

Karstology in the Classical Karst

Author(s): BLATNIK, Matej, CULVER, David C., GABROVŠEK, Franci, KNEZ, Martin, KOGOVŠEK, Blaž, KOGOVŠEK, Janja, LIU, Hong, MAYAUD, Cyril, MIHEVC, Andrej, MULEC, Janez, ALJANČIČ, Magdalena, OTONIČAR, Bojan, PETRIČ, Metka, PIPAN, Tanja, PRELOVŠEK, Mitja, RAVBAR, Nataša, SHAW, Trevor R., SLABE, Tadej, ŠEBELA, Stanka, ZUPAN HAJNA, Nadja, KNEZ, Martin (urednik), OTONIČAR, Bojan (urednik), PETRIČ, Metk
Published in: 2020, ISBN 978-3-030-26827-5
Publisher: Springer
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-26827-5

Companhia das Lezírias -towards a sustainable forest management

Author(s): R. Alves, S. Alcobia, I. T. do Rosário, I. Roque, J. Simões and M. Santos-Reis.
Published in: How to balance forestry and biodiversity conservation – A view across Europe, 2020, Page(s) 354-364, ISBN 978-3-905621-62-4
Publisher: European Forest Institute (EFI); Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research (WSL)