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      Land cover effects on hydrologic services under a precipitation gradient 

      Zabaleta, A.; Garmendia, E.; Mariel, P.; Tamayo, I.; Antigüedad Auzmendi, Ignacio (EGU Publications, 2018)
      Climate change impacts on the hydrological cycle are altering the quantity, quality, and temporal distribution of riverine discharge, necessitating a more rigorous consideration of changes in land cover and land use. This ...
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      Land markets, Property rights, and Deforestation: Insights from Indonesia 

      Krishna, V.V.; Kubitza, C.; Pascual, U.; Qaim, M. (Elsevier, 2017)
      We examine the emergence of land markets and their effects on forest land appropriation by farm households in Jambi Province, Sumatra, using micro-level data covering land use and land transactions for a period of more ...
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      Landscape-scale modelling of agroforestry ecosystems services in Swiss orchards: a methodological approach 

      Kay, S.; Crous-Duran, J.; García de Jalón, S.; Graves, A.; Palma, J.H.N.; Roces-Díaz, J.V.; Szerencsits, E.; Weibel, R.; Herzog, F. (Springer, 2018)
      Context: Agroforestry systems in temperate Europe are known to provide both, provisioning and regulating ecosystem services (ES). Yet, it is poorly understood how these systems affect ES provision at a landscape scale in ...
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      Large-scale Irrigation Impacts Socio-cultural Values: An Example from Rural Navarre, Spain 

      Albizua, A.; Pascual, U.; Corbera, E. (Elsevier, 2019)
      Large-scale irrigation is a form of agricultural intensification aimed at increasing productivity and adapting to climate change. However, we know little about how large-scale irrigation affects socio-cultural values over ...
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      Life after Harvest: Circadian Regulation in Photosynthetic Pigments of Rocket Leaves during Supermarket Storage Affects the Nutritional Quality 

      Ruiz de Larrinaga, Lorena; Resco de Dios, Víctor; Fabrikov, Dmitri; Guil Guerrero, José Luis; Becerril Soto, José María; García Plazaola, José Ignacio; Esteban Terradillos, Raquel (MDPI, 2019-08)
      Vegetables, once harvested and stored on supermarket shelves, continue to perform biochemical adjustments due to their modular nature and their ability to retain physiological autonomy. They can live after being harvested. ...
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      Long-term effectiveness of sustainable land management practices to control runoff, soil erosion, and nutrient loss and the role of rainfall intensity in Mediterranean rainfed agroecosystems 

      Martínez-Mena, M.; Carrillo-López, E.; Boix-Fayos, C.; Almagro, M.; García, Franco, N.; Díaz-Pereira, E.; Montoya, I.; de Vente, J. (Elsevier, 2020)
      Mediterranean environments are especially susceptible to soil erosion and to inappropriate soil management, leading to accelerated soil loss. Sustainable Land Management (SLM) practices (such as reduced tillage, no-tillage, ...
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      Low growth resilience to drought is related to future mortality risk in trees 

      DeSoto, L.; Cailleret, M.; Sterck, F.; Jansen, S.; Kramer, K.; Robert, E.M.R.; Aakala, T.; Amoroso, M.M.; Bigler, C.; Camarero, J.J.; Cufar, K.; Gea-Izquierdo, G.; Gillner, S.; Haavik, L.J.; Heres, A.-M.; Kane, J.M.; Kharuk, V.I.; Kitzberger, T.; Klein, T.; Levanic, T.; Linares, J.C.; Mäkinen, H.; Oberhuber, W.; Papadopoulos, A.; Rohner, B.; Sangüesa-Barreda, G.; Stojanovic, D.B.; Suárez, M.L.; Villalba, R.; Martínez-Vilalta, J. (Springer Nature, 2020)
      Severe droughts have the potential to reduce forest productivity and trigger tree mortality. Most trees face several drought events during their life and therefore resilience to dry conditions may be crucial to long-term ...
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      Low sensitivity of gross primary production to elevated CO2 in a mature eucalypt woodland 

      Yang, J.; Medlyn, B.E.; De, Kauwe, M.G.; Duursma, R.A.; Jiang, M.; Kumarathunge, D.; Crous, K.Y.; Gimeno, T.E.; Wujeska-Klause, A.; Ellsworth, D.S. (EGU Publications, 2020)
      The response of mature forest ecosystems to a rising atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration (span classCombining double low line"inline-formula"iC/ia/span) is a major uncertainty in projecting the future trajectory of ...
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      Machine learning for ecosystem services 

      Willcock, S.; Martínez-López, J.; Hooftman, D.A.P.; Bagstad, K.J.; Balbi, S.; Marzo, A.; Prato, C.; Sciandrello, S.; Signorello, G.; Voigt, B.; Villa, F.; Bullock, J.M.; Athanasiadis, I.N. (Elsevier, 2018)
      Recent developments in machine learning have expanded data-driven modelling (DDM) capabilities, allowing artificial intelligence to infer the behaviour of a system by computing and exploiting correlations between observed ...
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      Mind the map? Mapping the academic, citizen and professional stakeholder views on buildings and heating behaviour in Spain 

      López-Bernabé, E.; Foudi, S.; Galarraga, I. (Elsevier, 2020)
      The residential building sector is a major driver of current and future energy consumption and associated CO2 emissions. The main use of energy by households is for heating. Consumers heating behaviour results from the ...
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      Modeling regional effects of climate change on soil organic carbon in Spain 

      Jebari, Asma; del Prado, Agustin; Pardo, Guillermo; Martín Rodríguez, Antonio, José; Álvaro-Fuentes, Jorge (American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science and Soil Science, 2018)
      Soil organic C (SOC) stock assessments at the regional scale under climate change scenarios are of paramount importance in implementing soil management practices to mitigate climate change. In this study, we estimated the ...
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      Modeling trade-offs across carbon sequestration, biodiversity conservation, and equity in the distribution of global REDD+ funds 

      Palomo, I.; Dujardin, Y.; Midler, E.; Robin, M.; Sanz, M.J.; Pascual, U. (National Academy of Sciences, 2019)
      The program on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) is one of the major attempts to tackle climate change mitigation in developing countries. REDD+ seeks to provide result-based incentives ...
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      Modelling solid waste management solutions: The case of Campania, Italy 

      Di, Nola, M.F.; Escapa, M.; Ansah, J.P. (Elsevier, 2018)
      The waste crisis in Campania has inspired a huge body of literature that has described its complex nature. Quantitative analysis in this regard provides useful insight into single aspects of the problem but from a static ...
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      Multi-temporal influence of vegetation on soil respiration in a droughtaffected forest 

      Barba, J.; Lloret, F.; Poyatos, R.; Molowny-Horas, R.; Yuste, J.C. (SISEF, 2018)
      Aboveground plant activity influences fine roots and rhizosphere activity, which is reflected on soil respiration (SR). However, it is still unclear and poorly understood the nature of plant activity control over SR, ...
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      Multiple perspectives of resilience: A holistic approach to resilience assessment using cognitive maps in practitioner engagement 

      Tepes, A.; Neumann, M.B. (Elsevier, 2020)
      Resilience has become a regulatory concept influencing investment decisions in the water and wastewater sector. However, current assessments predominantly focus on technical resilience and on engineering solutions. Here ...
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      Natural insurance as condition for market insurance: Climate change adaptation in agriculture 

      Jørgensen, S.L; Termansen, M.; Pascual, U. (Elsevier, 2020)
      This paper focuses on the potential use of insurance as a climate change adaptation mechanism in agriculture. We analyse the attractiveness of a climate risk insurance scheme and the choices farmers face between adaptation ...
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      Nature s contributions to people in mountains: A review 

      Martín-López, B.; Leister, I.; Cruz, P.L.; Palomo, I.; Grêt-Regamey, A.; Harrison, P.A.; Lavorel, S.; Locatelli, B.; Luque, S.; Walz, A. (PLoS One, 2019)
      Mountains play a key role in the provision of nature s contributions to people (NCP) worldwide that support societies quality of life. Simultaneously, mountains are threatened by multiple drivers of change. Due to the ...
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      New coal-fired plants jeopardise paris agreement 

      González-Eguino, M.; Olabe, A.; Ribera, T. (MDPI, 2017)
      Global greenhouse gas emissions need to peak soon and be reduced practically to zero in the second half of this century in order to not exceed the climate targets adopted in the Paris Agreement. However, there are currently ...
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      Nola aurre egin itsas garraioak eragindako klima-aldaketari? Estrategia berriak 

      Goicoechea, Nestor; Eguiraun Martinez, Harkaitz; Galarraga, Ibon; Solaberrieta, Eneko; Abadíe Muñoz, Luis María (Servicio Editorial de la Universidad del País Vasco/Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatearen Argitalpen Zerbitzua, 2020)
      Currently maritime transport is growing due to globalization and economic growth, and it transports approximately the 90% of the world’s goods. World maritime transport fleet is increasing in amount and in size of vessels ...
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      Off-stage ecosystem service burdens: A blind spot for global sustainability 

      Pascual, Unai; Palomo, Ignacio; Adams, William M.; Chan, Kai M. A.; Daw, Tim M.; Garmendia Oleaga, Eneko; Gómez-Baggethun, E; De Groot, Rudolf S.; Mace, Georgina M.; Martín-López, Berta; Phelp, Jacob (IOP Publishing, 2017-07)
      The connected nature of social-ecological systems has never been more apparent than in today's globalized world. The ecosystem service framework and associated ecosystem assessments aim to better inform the science-policy ...