A list of published papers related to the eLTER H2020 project

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For a wider list of publications relating the long-term ecosystem research, see the following (sign-in / free registration may be required):



Angelstam, P., et al. (2019). Learning landscape approach through evaluation: Opportunities for Pan-European Long-Term Socio-Ecological Research. In: Mueller, L. (ed.) Current trends in landscape research. Springer


Angelstam, P., et al. (2019). LTSER platforms as a place-based transdisciplinary research infrastructure: Learning landscape approach through evaluation. Landscape Ecology, on-line.

Europe ● Landscape approach ● Learning through evaluation ● Socio-Ecological system ● Stakeholder engagement ● Transdisciplinary research

Baatz, R., et al. (2018). Steering operational synergies in terrestrial observation networks: opportunity for advancing Earth system dynamics modelling, Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 593-609

Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) ● Critical Zone Observatories (CZOs) ● NEON ● Network synergies ● Earth System variables

Díaz-Delgado, R. et al. (2019). Enhancement of Ecological Field Experimental Research by Means of UAV Multispectral Sensing. Drones 2019, 3(1), 7

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) ● Field Experiments ● LTSER ●  Drought ● Multiscale Approach ● NDVI ● Parrot Sequoia

Díaz-Delgado, R. et al. (2019). Rapid Assessment of Ecological Integrity for LTER Wetland Sites by Using UAV Multispectral Mapping. Drones 2019, 3(1), 3

UAVs ● Ecological Integrity ● LTER ● LTSER ● Multispectral mapping ● Ground truthing ● Parrot Sequoia ● Sentinel-2

Dick J., et al. (2018). What is socio-ecological research delivering? A literature survey across 25 international LTSER platforms. Science of The Total Environment 622:1225-1240.

ILTER ● Place-basedTransdisciplinarySustainabilitySocio-ecologyLTER

Holmberg, M. et al. (2018). Modelling study of soil C, N and pH response to air pollution and climate change using European LTER site observations. Science of the Total Environment, 640-641, 387-399

Soil carbon ● Soil nitrogen ● Soil pH ● Atmospheric deposition ● Air pollution ● Climate change ● Modelling

Holzer, JM. et al. (2018). Negotiating local versus global needs in the International Long Term Ecological Research Network's socio-ecological research agenda. Environ. Res. Lett., 13, 105003

 LTSER ● Socio-ecology ● Stakeholder needs ● Transdisciplinary science

Primdahl, J., et al. (2018). Rural landscape governance and expertise – on landscape agents and democracy. In: Egoz, S., Jorgensen, K., Ruggeri, D. (Eds.) Defining landscape democracy: a path to spatial justice. Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK. pp. 153-164.

Territorial competence ● Farmers ● Farming practices ● Landscape practices ● Public policy interventions ● Conceptual framework ● Roles of experts

Vuorenmaa, J. et al. (2018). Long-term changes (1990–2015) in the atmospheric deposition and runoff water chemistry of sulphate, inorganic nitrogen and acidity for forested catchments in Europe in relation to changes in emissions and hydrometeorological conditions. Science of the Total Environment, 625, 1129-1145

Atmospheric deposition ● Air pollution ● Water chemistry ● Sulphate ● Inorganic nitrogen ● Acidity; Forests ● Catchments ● Europe


Wohner, C. et al. (2019). DEIMS-SDR – A web portal to document research sites and their associated data. Ecological Informatics, 51. 15-24

Data management ● Data access ●  Persistent Identifier ● In-situ data ●  Metadata ● LTER site ● LTSER platform