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  • Ferskvandsfiskenes utbredelse og indvandring i Norge med et tillæg om krebsen – 100 år i 2018! 

    Sandlund, Odd Terje; Finstad, Anders Gravbrøt; Hesthagen, Trygve H. (Journal article, 2018)
    I 2018 er det 100 år siden et grunnleggende arbeid om innvandring og forekomst av ferskvannsfiskene våre ble utgitt. Hartvig Huitfeldt-Kaas la gjennom banebrytende forskning et solid grunnlag for mange av de temaene som ...
  • The devil is in the detail: non-additive and context-dependent plant population responses to increasing temperature and precipitation. Plant demography in a warmer & wetter climate 

    Töpper, Joachim Paul; Meineri, E.; Olsen, Siri Lie; Rydgren, Knut; Skarpaas, Olav; Vandvik, Vigdis (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    In climate‐change ecology, simplistic research approaches may yield unrealistically simplistic answers to often more complicated problems. In particular, the complexity of vegetation responses to global climate change begs ...
  • Landscape selection by migratory geese: Implications for hunting organisation 

    Jensen, Gitte Høj; Pellissier, Loïc; Tombre, Ingunn; Madsen, Jesper (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    Over the last decades, many wild goose populations have increased significantly and are now causing conflicts with socioeconomic and biological interests. To mitigate impacts of rapid population increases, population control ...
  • Hatching knowledge: a case study on the hybridization of local ecological knowledge and scientific knowledge in small-scale Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar) cultivation in Norway 

    Harrison, Hannah Lee; Rybråten, Stine; Aas, Øystein (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    We investigate drivers of hybridization of local ecological knowledge (LEK) and scientific knowledge (SK) in small-scale Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) fisheries in western Norway through a case study from the Ørsta River. ...
  • Time series analysis reveals synchrony and asynchrony between conflict management effort and increasing large grazing bird populations in northern Europe 

    Cusack, Jeremy J.; Duthie, Brad; Rakotonarivo, Sarobidy; Pozo, Rocio A.; Mason, Tom H. E.; Månsson, Johan; Nilsson, Lovisa; Tombre, Ingunn M.; Tombre, Ingunn; Eythórsson, Einar; Madsen, Jesper; Tulloch, Ayesha; Hearn, Richard D.; Redpath, Steve; Bunnefeld, Nils (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    The management of conflicts between wildlife conservation and agricultural practices often involves the implementation of strategies aimed at reducing the cost of wildlife impacts on crops. Vital to the success of these ...
  • Long-term variation in numbers and biomass of silver eels being produced in two European river systems 

    Poole, W. Russell; Diserud, Ola Håvard; Thorstad, Eva Bonsak; Durif, Caroline; Dolan, Conor; Sandlund, Odd Terje; Bergesen, Knut Aanestad; Rogan, Gerard; Kelly, Sean D.; Vøllestad, Leif Asbjørn (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    The European eel (Anguilla anguilla) population has been in decline at least since the 1960s and reliable regional information, particularly on the spawner production and escapement (i.e. the silver eel life stage), is a ...
  • Revealing hidden insect–fungus interactions; moderately specialized, modular and anti-nested detritivore networks 

    Jacobsen, Rannveig Margrete; Sverdrup-Thygeson, Anne; Kauserud, Håvard; Birkemoe, Tone (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Ecological networks are composed of interacting communities that influence ecosystem structure and function. Fungi are the driving force for ecosystem processes such as decomposition and carbon sequestration in terrestrial ...
  • Integrating data from multiple sources for insights into demographic processes: Simulation studies and proof of concept for hierarchical change-in-ratio models 

    Nilsen, Erlend Birkeland; Strand, Olav (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Nilsen EB, Strand O (2018) Integrating data from multiple sources for insights into demographic processes: Simulation studies and proof of concept for hierarchical change-in-ratio models. PLoS ONE 13(3): e0194566. ...
  • Methods for landscape characterisation and mapping: A systematic review 

    Simensen, Trond; Halvorsen, Rune; Erikstad, Lars (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Due to the multidisciplinary nature of landscape research, many different systems and methods for landscape identification and classification exist. This paper provides a systematic review of 54 contemporary landscape ...
  • Urban cemeteries' potential as sites for cultural encounters 

    Swensen, Grete; Skår, Margrete (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Swensen, Grete; Skår, Margrete. Urban cemeteries' potential as sites for cultural encounters. Mortality 2018 Population increase has drawn attention to the need in cities for easily accessible and attractive public spaces ...
  • Modelling the effect of hydropeaking‐induced stranding mortality on Atlantic salmon population abundance 

    Hedger, Richard David; Sauterleute, Julian Friedrich; Sundt-Hansen, Line Elisabeth Breivik; Forseth, Torbjørn; Ugedal, Ola; Diserud, Ola Håvard; Bakken, Tor Haakon (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Studies of hydropeaking‐induced stranding mortality on fish populations have been confined to analysis of empirical data and/or short‐term hydraulic‐habitat modelling of individual events and are thus limited as to how ...
  • Little impact of over-winter parasitism on a free-ranging ungulate in the high Arctic 

    Carlsson, Anja M.; Albon, Steve D.; Coulson, Stephen J.; Ropstad, Erik; Stien, Audun; Wilson, Kenneth; Loe, Leif Egil; Veiberg, Vebjørn; Irvine, Robert Justin (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    1. Macroparasites have a central place in wildlife ecology because they have the potential to regulate host populations through effects on reproduction and/or survival. However, there remains a paucity of studies that have ...
  • At which spatial and temporal scales can fungi indicate habitat connectivity? 

    Nordén, Jenni; Åström, Jens; Josefsson, Torbjörn; Blumentrath, Stefan; Ovaskainen, Otso; Sverdrup-Thygeson, Anne; Nordén, Björn (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Isolation of habitats in space and time affects species globally and in a multitude of ecosystems. It is however often difficult to assess the level of isolation from the point of view of the focal species. Indicator species ...
  • The potential influence of Atlantic salmon Salmo salar and brown trout Salmo trutta on density and breeding of the white-throated dipper Cinclus cinclus 

    Nilsson, Anna; L'Abee-Lund, Jan Henning; Vøllestad, Leif Asbjørn; Jerstad, Kurt; Larsen, Bjørn Mejdell; Røstad, Ole Wiggo; Saltveit, Svein Jakob; Skaugen, Thomas; Stenseth, Nils Christian; Walseng, Bjørn (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Interactions between birds and fish are often overlooked in aquatic ecosystems. We studied the influence of Atlantic salmon and brown trout on the breeding population size and reproductive output of the white-throated ...
  • Survival estimates strongly depend on capture–recapture designs in a disturbed environment inducing dispersal 

    Ponchon, Aurore; Choquet, Rémi; Tornos, Jéremy; McCoy, Karen D.; Tveraa, Torkild; Boulinier, Thierry (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Capture-Recapture (CR) approaches are extensively used to estimate demographic parameters. Their robustness relies on the selection of suitable statistical models, but also on the sampling design and effort deployed in the ...
  • Global phenological insensitivity to shifting ocean temperatures among seabirds 

    Keogan, Katharine; Daunt, Francis; Wanless, Sarah; Phillips, Richard A.; Walling, Craig A.; Agnew, Philippa; Ainley, David G.; Anker-Nilssen, Tycho; Ballard, Grant; Barrett, Robert T; Barton, Kerry J.; Bech, Claus; Becker, Peter; Berglund, Per-Arvid; Bollache, Loïc; Bond, Alexander L.; Bouwhuis, Sandra; Bradley, Russell W.; Burr, Zofia; Camphuysen, Kees; Catry, Paulo; Chiaradia, Andre; Christensen-Dalsgaard, Signe; Cuthbert, Richard; Dehnhard, Nina; Descamps, Sébastien; Diamond, Tony; Divoky, George; Drummond, Hugh; Dugger, Katie M.; Dunn, Michael J.; Emmerson, Louise; Erikstad, Kjell Einar; Fort, Jérôme; Fraser, William; Genovart, Meritxell; Gilg, Olivier; González-Solís, Jacob; Granadeiro, José Pedro; Grémillet, David; Hansen, Jannik; Hanssen, Sveinn Are; Harris, Mike; Hedd, April; Hinke, Jefferson; Igual, José Manuel; Jahncke, Jaime; Jones, Ian; Kappes, Peter J.; Lang, Johannes; Langset, Magdalene; Lorentsen, Svein Håkon; Moe, Børge; Reiertsen, Tone (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Reproductive timing in many taxa plays a key role in determining breeding productivity1, and is often sensitive to climatic conditions2. Current climate change may alter the timing of breeding at different rates across ...
  • Breeding ecology of Kori Bustard Ardeotis kori strunthiunculus in the Serengeti National Park 

    Mmassy, Emmanuel Clamsen; Fyumagwa, Robert D.; Bevanger, Kjetil Modolv; Røskaft, Eivin (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    The breeding ecology of the Kori Bustard Ardeotis kori strunthiunculus was studied in the plains of the Serengeti National Park, Tanzania in 2014 and 2015. Random transects were used to search for male courtship displays, ...
  • A continent-wide search for Antarctic petrel breeding sites with satellite remote sensing 

    Schwaller, Matthew R.; Lynch, Heather J; Tarroux, Arnaud; Prehn, Brandon (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    The Antarctic petrel (Thalassoica antarctica) has been identified as a key species for monitoring the status and health of the Southern Ocean and Antarctic ecosystems. Breeding colonies of the Antarctic petrel are often ...
  • Bird collisions with power lines: State of the art and priority areas for research 

    Bernardino, J.; Bevanger, Kjetil Modolv; Barrientos, R.; Dwyer, J.F.; Marques, A.T.; Martins, R.C.; Shaw, J.M.; Silva, J.P.; Moreira, F. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Transmission and distribution electricity grids are expanding rapidly worldwide, with significant negative impacts on biodiversity and, in particular, on birds. We performed a systematic review of the literature available ...
  • The interplay of climate and land use change affects the distribution of EU bumblebees 

    Marshall, Leon; Biesmeijer, Jacobus C.; Rasmont, Pierre; Vereecken, Nicolas J.; Dvorak, Libor; Fitzpatrick, Úna; Francis, Frédéric; Neumayer, Johann; Ødegaard, Frode; Paukkunen, Juho P.T.; Pawlikowski, Tadeusz; Reemer, Menno; Roberts, Stuart P.M.; Straka, Jakub; Vray, Sarah; Dendoncker, Nicolas (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    biodiversity loss, dynamic, future, land use change scenarios, pollinators, projections, species distribution models (SDMs), wild bees

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