Journal of Vegetation Science

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Chief Editors: Meelis Pärtel and Valério D. Pillar, with Alessandro Chiarucci and Milan Chytrý (Chair of the Editors)

Impact Factor: 2.924

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 4/64 (Forestry); 4/64 (FORESTRY); 42/211 (Plant Sciences); 43/212 (PLANT SCIENCES); 45/153 (Ecology); 45/153 (ECOLOGY)

Online ISSN: 1654-1103

Associated Title(s): Applied Vegetation Science

Ecoinformatics and global change

Ecoinformatics and Global Change

Edited by Jürgen Dengler, Jörg Ewald, Ingolf Kühn & Robert K. Peet

Ecoinformatics and global change – an overdue liaison
Jürgen Dengler, Jörg Ewald, Ingolf Kühn, Robert K. Peet

The Global Index of Vegetation-Plot Databases (GIVD): a new resource for vegetation science
Jürgen Dengler, Florian Jansen, Falko Glöckler et al.

Veg-X – an exchange standard for plot-based vegetation data
Susan K. Wiser, Nick Spencer, Miquel De Cáceres a web application and research tool to manage and analyse tropical forest plot data
Gabriela Lopez-Gonzalez, Simon L. Lewis, Mark Burkitt, Oliver L. Phillips

Addressing data property rights concerns and providing incentives for collaborative data pooling: the West African Vegetation Database approach
Thomas Janßen, Marco Schmidt, Stefan Dressler et al.

Species distribution models as a tool for forest management planning under climate change: Risk evaluation of Abies alba in Bavaria
Wolfgang Falk, Karl H. Mellert

Hypothesis-driven species distribution models for tree species in the Bavarian Alps
K. H. Mellert, V. Fensterer, H. Küchenhoff, B. Reger, C. Kölling, H. J. Klemmt, J. Ewald

Modelling potential distribution of the threatened tree species Juniperus oxycedrus: how to evaluate the predictions of different modelling approaches?
Franziska Rupprecht, Jens Oldeland, Manfred Finckh

Mapping gradients of community composition with nearest-neighbor imputation: extending plot data for landscape analysis
Janet L. Ohmann, Matthew J. Gregory, Emilie B. Henderson, Heather M. Roberts

Modelling effective thermal climate for mountain forests in the Bavarian Alps: Which is the best model?
Birgit Reger, Christian Kölling, Jörg Ewald

Landscape complexity and spatial scale influence the relationship between remotely sensed spectral diversity and survey-based plant species richness
Duccio Rocchini, Daniel McGlinn, Carlo Ricotta, Markus Neteler, Thomas Wohlgemuth

Comparing modelling approaches at two levels of biological organisation – Climate change impacts on selected Natura 2000 habitats
Torsten Bittner, Anja Jaeschke, Björn Reineking, Carl Beierkuhnlein

An indicator framework for the climatic adaptive capacity of natural ecosystems
Bálint Czúcz, Anikó Csecserits, Zoltán Botta-Dukát, György Kröel-Dulay, Rebeka Szabó, Ferenc Horváth, Zsolt Molnár

Vegetation databases as a tool to analyze factors affecting the range expansion of the forest understory herb Ceratocapnos claviculata
Nicole Voss, Dietmar Simmering, Cord Peppler-Lisbach, Walter Durka, R. Lutz Eckstein

Ecological ranges for the pH and NO3 of syntaxa: a new basis for the estimation of critical loads for acid and nitrogen deposition
G.W.W. Wamelink, P.W. Goedhart, A.H. Malinowska, J.Y. Frissel, R.J.M. Wegman, P.A. Slim, H.F. van Dobben