Journal of Applied Ecology

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Early View (Online Version of Record published before inclusion in an issue)

Edited By: Marc Cadotte, Mark Whittingham, Jos Barlow, Nathalie Pettorelli and Philip Stephens

Impact Factor: 4.754

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 20/140 (Ecology)

Online ISSN: 1365-2664

Associated Title(s): Functional Ecology, Journal of Animal Ecology, Journal of Ecology, Methods in Ecology and Evolution


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  1. Editorial

  2. Standard Papers

    1. Spatial replicates as an alternative to temporal replicates for occupancy modelling when surveys are based on linear features of the landscape

      Anaïs Charbonnel, Frank D'Amico, Aurélien Besnard, Frédéric Blanc, Laëtitia Buisson, Mélanie Némoz and Pascal Laffaille

      Article first published online: 20 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12301

    2. Connectivity networks reveal the risks of crown-of-thorns starfish outbreaks on the Great Barrier Reef

      Karlo Hock, Nicholas H. Wolff, Scott A. Condie, Kenneth R. N. Anthony and Peter J. Mumby

      Article first published online: 8 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12320

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      Assessing the impact of beach nourishment on the intertidal food web through the development of a mechanistic-envelope model

      Sarah Vanden Eede, Joke Van Tomme, Charlotte De Busschere, Martijn L. Vandegehuchte, Koen Sabbe, Eric W.M. Stienen, Steven Degraer, Magda Vincx and Dries Bonte

      Article first published online: 2 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12314

    4. Assessing trends in biodiversity over space and time using the example of British breeding birds

      Philip J. Harrison, Stephen T. Buckland, Yuan Yuan, David A. Elston, Mark J. Brewer, Alison Johnston and James W. Pearce-Higgins

      Article first published online: 2 AUG 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12316

    5. Prioritizing barrier removal to improve functional connectivity of rivers

      Paulo Branco, Pedro Segurado, José M. Santos and Maria T. Ferreira

      Article first published online: 31 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12317

    6. Optimizing taxonomic resolution and sampling effort to design cost-effective ecological models for environmental assessment

      Joseph R. Bennett, Danielle R. Sisson, John P. Smol, Brian F. Cumming, Hugh P. Possingham and Yvonne M. Buckley

      Article first published online: 30 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12312

  3. Forum

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      Ecological networks: the missing links in biomonitoring science

      Clare Gray, Donald J. Baird, Simone Baumgartner, Ute Jacob, Gareth B. Jenkins, Eoin J. O'Gorman, Xueke Lu, Athen Ma, Michael J. O. Pocock, Nele Schuwirth, Murray Thompson and Guy Woodward

      Article first published online: 28 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12300

  4. Standard Papers

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      Agriculture modifies the seasonal decline of breeding success in a tropical wild bird population

      Samantha J. Cartwright, Malcolm A. C. Nicoll, Carl G. Jones, Vikash Tatayah and Ken Norris

      Article first published online: 25 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12310

    2. Using manipulation of density-dependent fecundity to recover an endangered species: the bearded vulture Gypaetus barbatus as an example

      Miguel Ferrer, Ian Newton, Roberto Muriel, Gerardo Báguena, Javier Bustamante, Matilde Martini and Virginia Morandini

      Article first published online: 25 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12308

  5. Reviews

    1. The detection of aquatic animal species using environmental DNA – a review of eDNA as a survey tool in ecology

      Helen C. Rees, Ben C. Maddison, David J. Middleditch, James R.M. Patmore and Kevin C. Gough

      Article first published online: 25 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12306

  6. Standard Papers

    1. Surrounding habitats mediate the trade-off between land-sharing and land-sparing agriculture in the tropics

      James J. Gilroy, Felicity A. Edwards, Claudia A. Medina Uribe, Torbjørn Haugaasen and David P. Edwards

      Article first published online: 21 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12284

    2. The devil is in the dispersers: predictions of landscape connectivity change with demography

      Nicholas B. Elliot, Samuel A. Cushman, David W. Macdonald and Andrew J. Loveridge

      Article first published online: 21 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12282

    3. An evaluation of seed zone delineation using phenotypic and population genomic data on black alder Alnus glutinosa

      Hanne De Kort, Joachim Mergeay, Kristine Vander Mijnsbrugge, Guillaume Decocq, Simona Maccherini, Hans Henrik Kehlet Bruun, Olivier Honnay and Katrien Vandepitte

      Article first published online: 21 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12305

    4. Long-term effects of seeding after wildfire on vegetation in Great Basin shrubland ecosystems

      Kevin C. Knutson, David A. Pyke, Troy A. Wirth, Robert S. Arkle, David S. Pilliod, Matthew L. Brooks, Jeanne C. Chambers and James B. Grace

      Article first published online: 17 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12309

    5. Accounting for false-positive acoustic detections of bats using occupancy models

      Matthew J. Clement, Thomas J. Rodhouse, Patricia C. Ormsbee, Joseph M. Szewczak and James D. Nichols

      Article first published online: 1 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12303

  7. Reviews

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      China's transboundary waters: new paradigms for water and ecological security through applied ecology

      Daming He, Ruidong Wu, Yan Feng, Yungang Li, Chengzhi Ding, Wenling Wang and Douglas W. Yu

      Article first published online: 30 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12298

  8. Standard Papers

    1. Lichens as ecological indicators in urban areas: beyond the effects of pollutants

      Silvana Munzi, Otilia Correia, Patricia Silva, Nuno Lopes, Catarina Freitas, Cristina Branquinho and Pedro Pinho

      Article first published online: 30 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12304

    2. Meteorological conditions influence short-term survival and dispersal in a reinforced bird population

      Loïc A. Hardouin, Alexandre Robert, Marie Nevoux, Olivier Gimenez, Frederic Lacroix and Yves Hingrat

      Article first published online: 30 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12302

    3. Flower-visiting insects and their potential impact on transgene flow in rice

      De-qiang Pu, Min Shi, Qiong Wu, Ming-qing Gao, Jia-Fu Liu, Shao-peng Ren, Fan Yang, Pu Tang, Gong-yin Ye, Zhi-cheng Shen, Jun-hua He, Ding Yang, Wen-Jun Bu, Chun-tian Zhang, Qisheng Song, Dong Xu, Michael R. Strand and Xue-xin Chen

      Article first published online: 27 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12299

    4. Plant trait–digestibility relationships across management and climate gradients in permanent grasslands

      Antoine Gardarin, Éric Garnier, Pascal Carrère, Pablo Cruz, Donato Andueza, Anne Bonis, Marie-Pascale Colace, Bertrand Dumont, Michel Duru, Anne Farruggia, Stéphanie Gaucherand, Karl Grigulis, Éric Kernéïs, Sandra Lavorel, Frédérique Louault, Grégory Loucougaray, François Mesléard, Nicole Yavercovski and Elena Kazakou

      Article first published online: 25 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12293

    5. Freshwater conservation planning under climate change: demonstrating proactive approaches for Australian Odonata

      Alex Bush, Virgilio Hermoso, Simon Linke, David Nipperess, Eren Turak and Lesley Hughes

      Article first published online: 24 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12295

  9. Putting Applied Ecology into Practice: Practitioner's Perspective

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  10. Standard Papers

    1. Habitat-specific effectiveness of feral cat control for the conservation of an endemic ground-nesting bird species

      Steffen Oppel, Fiona Burns, Juliet Vickery, Kevin George, Gavin Ellick, Dennis Leo and Jesse C. Hillman

      Article first published online: 24 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12292

    2. Robustness of habitat-based surrogates of animal diversity: a multitaxa comparison over time

      Philip S. Barton, Martin J. Westgate, Peter W. Lane, Christopher MacGregor and David B. Lindenmayer

      Article first published online: 18 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12290

  11. Reviews

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      Can retention forestry help conserve biodiversity? A meta-analysis

      Katja Fedrowitz, Julia Koricheva, Susan C. Baker, David B. Lindenmayer, Brian Palik, Raul Rosenvald, William Beese, Jerry F. Franklin, Jari Kouki, Ellen Macdonald, Christian Messier, Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson and Lena Gustafsson

      Article first published online: 17 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12289

  12. Standard Papers

    1. Modelling environmental and socio-economic trade-offs associated with land-sparing and land-sharing approaches to oil palm expansion

      Janice Ser Huay Lee, John Garcia-Ulloa, Jaboury Ghazoul, Krystof Obidzinski and Lian Pin Koh

      Article first published online: 13 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12286

    2. Classic paradigms in a novel environment: inserting food web and productivity lessons from rocky shores and saltmarshes into biogenic reef restoration

      F. Joel Fodrie, Antonio B. Rodriguez, Christopher J. Baillie, Michelle C. Brodeur, Sara E. Coleman, Rachel K. Gittman, Danielle A. Keller, Matthew D. Kenworthy, Abigail K. Poray, Justin T. Ridge, Ethan J. Theuerkauf and Niels. L. Lindquist

      Article first published online: 3 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12276

    3. Quantifying recovery rates and resilience of seabed habitats impacted by bottom fishing

      Gwladys I. Lambert, Simon Jennings, Michel J. Kaiser, Thomas W. Davies and Jan G. Hiddink

      Article first published online: 2 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12277

  13. Putting Applied Ecology into Practice: Reviews

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      The evolving linkage between conservation science and practice at The Nature Conservancy

      Peter Kareiva, Craig Groves and Michelle Marvier

      Article first published online: 18 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12259

  14. Putting Applied Ecology into Practice: Practitioner's Perspective

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