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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 ...
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      On flexible hydropower and security of supply: Spain beyond 2020 

      Abadie, L.M.; Chamorro, J.M.; Huclin, S.; Ven D., J.V.D. (Elsevier, 2020)
      Generation adequacy is a key ingredient to security of electricity supply (SoS). Some national plans envisage a future decrease in the number of coal-fired stations and an increase in renewable installed capacity. This ...
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      Operationalizing risk-based cumulative effect assessments in the marine environment 

      Stelzenmüller, V.; Coll, R.; Cormier, R.; Mazaris, A.D.; Pascual, P.; Loiseau, C.; Claudet, J.; Katsanevakis, S.; Gissi, E.; Evagelopoulos, A.; Rumes, B.; Degraer, S.; Ojaveer, H.; Moller, T.; Giménez, J.; Piroddi, C.; Markantonatou, V.; Dimitriadis, C. (SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT, 2020)
      Ecosystem-based management requires an assessment of the cumulative effects of human pressures and environmental change. The operationalization and integration of cumulative effects assessments (CEA) into decision-making ...
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      ¿Para qué impactos climáticos se preparan las ciudades españolas? 

      Olazabal, M.; de Gopegui, M.R. (Ekonomiaz: Revista Vasca De Economía, 2020)
      Cities play an important role in identifying climate impacts on population, urbanization and infrastructure, and in making decisions regarding how, how much and when we should adapt. We present here an analysis of the ...
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      Participatory coastal management through elicitation of ecosystem service preferences and modelling driven by coastal squeeze 

      Martínez-López, J.; Teixeira, H.; Morgado, M.; Almagro, M.; Sousa, A.I.; Villa, F.; Balbi, S.; Genua-Olmedo, A.; Nogueira, A.J.A.; Lillebø, A.I. (Elsevier, 2019)
      The Baixo Vouga Lagunar (BVL) is part of Ria de Aveiro coastal lagoon in Portugal, which is classified as a Special Protection Area under the European Habitats and Birds Directives. This part of the system, corresponding ...
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      Payments for ecosystem services or collective stewardship of mother earth? Applying deliberative valuation in an indigenous community in Colombia 

      Lliso, B.; Pascual, U.; Engel, S.; Mariel, P. (Elsevier, 2020)
      The literature on payments for ecosystem services (PES) applied in regions where indigenous peoples are key social actors has not cast much light on their preferences regarding the framing and design features that such ...
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      Physical analysis of an Antarctic ice core-towards an integration of micro-and macrodynamics of polar ice 

      Weikusat, I.; Jansen, D.; Binder, T.; Eichler, J.; Faria, S.H.; Wilhelms, F.; Kipfstuhl, S.; Sheldon, S.; Miller, H.; Dahl-Jensen, D.; Kleiner, T. (Royal Society, 2017)
      Microstructures from deep ice cores reflect the dynamic conditions of the drill location as well as the thermodynamic history of the drill site and catchment area in great detail. Ice core parameters (crystal lattice-preferred ...
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      Plural valuation of nature for equity and sustainability: Insights from the Global South 

      Zafra-Calvo, N.; Balvanera, P; Pascual, U.; Merçon, J.; Martín-López, B; van Noordwijk, M.; Mwampamba, T.H.; Ifejika Speranza, C.; Arias-Arévalo, P; Cabrol, D.; Cáceres, D.M.; O'Farrell, P.; Subramanian, S.M; Devy, S.; Krishnan, S.; Carmenta, R.; Guibrunet, L.; Kraus-Elsin, Y; Moersberger, H.; Cariño, J.; Díaz, S. (Elsevier, 2020)
      Plural valuation is about eliciting the diverse values of nature articulated by different stakeholders in order to inform decision making and thus achieve more equitable and sustainable outcomes. We explore what approaches ...
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      Powering newly constructed vessels to comply with ECA regulations under fuel market prices uncertainty: Diesel or dual fuel engine? 

      Abadie, L.M.; Goicoechea, N. (Elsevier, 2019)
      Over the last decade, marine engine engineering has evolved considerably, to the point where engine technology can be considered mature and reliable using LNG as fuel without affecting safety at sea. This paper analyses ...