Journal of Vegetation Science
© International Association for Vegetation Science
Chief Editors: Alessandro Chiarucci, Valerio Pillar, with Milan Chytrý, Meelis Pärtel (Chair)
Impact Factor: 2.818
ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2012: 3/62 (Forestry); 38/197 (Plant Sciences); 46/136 (Ecology)
Online ISSN: 1654-1103
Associated Title(s): Applied Vegetation Science
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Journal of Vegetation Science is a leading journal in publishing research into functional attributes/functional types, and also into remote sensing of vegetation. Schmidtlein et al. draw these two together and this paper leads the way towards more ecologically-focused use of remote sensing. Sebastian Schmidtlein has been a leader in vegetation mapping research, and since his paper was accepted he has become an Associate Editor of the two IAVS journals. Read the Editorial to find out more. Or watch the video:
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Most Accessed Papers
The following are the most downloaded papers in Journal of Vegetation Science during 2012
Plant species richness: the world records
J. Bastow Wilson, Robert K. Peet, Jürgen Dengler, Meelis Pärtel
Pluralism and diversity: trends in the use and application of ordination methods 1990-2007
Henrik Von Wehrden, Jan Hanspach, Helge Bruelheide, Karsten Wesche
Responses of grassland species richness to local and landscape factors depend on spatial scale and habitat specialization
Triin Reitalu, Oliver Purschke, Lotten J. Johansson, Karin Hall, Martin T. Sykes, Honor C. Prentice
Sudden oak death disease progression across two forest types and spatial scales
Benjamin S. Ramage, Alison B. Forrestel, Max A. Moritz, Kevin L. O'Hara