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Sphagnum Species Modulate their Phenolic Profiles and Mycorrhizal Colonization of Surrounding Andromeda polifolia along Peatland Microhabitats

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Mineral-Associated Soil Carbon is Resistant to Drought but Sensitive to Legumes and Microbial Biomass in an Australian Grassland

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Topsoil structure stability in a restored floodplain: Impacts of fluctuating water levels, soil parameters and ecosystem engineers

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The Impact of Experimental Temperature and Water Level Manipulation on Carbon Dioxide Release in a Poor Fen in Northern Poland

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Full N-15 tracer accounting to revisit major assumptions of N-15 isotope pool dilution approaches for gross nitrogen mineralization

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Fagopyrum esculentum Alters Its Root Exudation after Amaranthus retroflexus Recognition and Suppresses Weed Growth

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FRONTIERS IN PLANT SCIENCE. 2018. Vol. 9. DOI : 10.3389/fpls.2018.00050.

Carbon costs and benefits of Indonesian rainforest conversion to plantations

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Tipping point in plant-fungal interactions under severe drought causes abrupt rise in peatland ecosystem respiration

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Tree related microhabitats in temperate and Mediterranean European forests: A hierarchical typology for inventory standardization

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The peatland map of Europe

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Genetic Determinism vs. Phenotypic Plasticity in Protist Morphology

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Journal Of Eukaryotic Microbiology. 2017. Vol. 64, num. 6, p. 729-739. DOI : 10.1111/jeu.12406.

Effects of flooding on phosphorus and iron mobilization in highly weathered soils under different land-use types: Short-term effects and mechanisms

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Interaction of compost additives with phosphate solubilizing rhizobacteria improved maize production and soil biochemical properties under dryland agriculture

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Nitrogen-enriched compost application combined with plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria (PGPR) improves seed quality and nutrient use efficiency of sunflower

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Effect of crop rotation on mycorrhizal colonization and wheat yield under different fertilizer treatments

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Disturbance-grazer-vegetation interactions maintain habitat diversity in mountain pasture-woodlands

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Frost hardening and dehardening potential in temperate trees from winter to budburst

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New Phytologist. 2017. Vol. 216, num. 1, p. 113-123. DOI : 10.1111/nph.14698.

Freeze-thaw cycles simultaneously decrease peatland photosynthetic carbon uptake and ecosystem respiration

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Boreal Environment Research. 2017. Vol. 22, p. 267-276.

Tropical soils degraded by slash-and-burn cultivation can be recultivated when amended with ashes and compost

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Responses of antinomic foliar traits to experimental climate forcing in beech and spruce saplings

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Integrating geo-biodiversity features in the analysis of landscape patterns

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Contrasting processes drive alpha and beta taxonomic, functional and phylogenetic diversity of orthopteran communities in grasslands

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Stoichiometric N:P flexibility and mycorrhizal symbiosis favour plant resistance against drought

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Soil protistology rebooted: 30 fundamental questions to start with

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Integrating models across temporal and spatial scales to simulate landscape patterns and dynamics in mountain pasture-woodlands

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Winter ecology of a subalpine grassland: Effects of snow removal on soil respiration, microbial structure and function

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Slash-and-burn agriculture and tropical cyclone activity in Madagascar: Implication for soil fertility dynamics and corn performance

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Separating sources of density-dependent and density-independent establishment limitation in invading species

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Journal Of Ecology. 2017. Vol. 105, num. 2, p. 436-444. DOI : 10.1111/1365-2745.12686.

Positive litter feedbacks of an introduced species reduce native diversity and promote invasion in Californian grasslands

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Climate change effects on the stability and chemistry of soil organic carbon pools in a subalpine grassland

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Unveiling exceptional Baltic bog ecohydrology, autogenic succession and climate change during the last 2000 years in CE Europe using replicate cores, multi-proxy data and functional traits of testate amoebae

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Response to Editor to the comment by Delarue (2016) to our paper entitled “Persistent high temperature and low precipitation reduce peat carbon accumulation”

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Impacts of regional climatic fluctuations on radial growth of Siberian and Scots pine at Mukhrino mire (central-western Siberia)

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Land-use change affects phosphorus fractions in highly weathered tropical soils

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Herbaceous Angiosperms Are Not More Vulnerable to Drought-Induced Embolism Than Angiosperm Trees

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Plant Physiology. 2016. Vol. 172, num. 2, p. 661-667. DOI : 10.1104/pp.16.00829.

Subfossil peatland trees as proxies for Holocene palaeohydrology and palaeoclimate

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Soil degradation in oil palm and rubber plantations under land resource scarcity

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Sensitivity and resistance of soil fertility indicators to land-use changes: New concept and examples from conversion of Indonesian rainforest to plantations

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Ecological Indicators. 2016. Vol. 67, p. 49-57. DOI : 10.1016/j.ecolind.2016.02.039.

Associative interplay of plant growth promoting rhizobacteria (Pseudomonas aeruginosa QS40) with nitrogen fertilizers improves sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) productivity and fertility of aridisol

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Applied Soil Ecology. 2016. Vol. 108, p. 238-247. DOI : 10.1016/j.apsoil.2016.08.016.

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Combining short-term manipulative experiments with long-term palaeoecological investigations at high resolution to assess the response of Sphagnum peatlands to drought, fire and warming

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Mires And Peat. 2016. Vol. 18, p. UNSP 20. DOI : 10.19189/MaP.2016.OMB.244.

Loss of testate amoeba functional diversity with increasing frost intensity across a continental gradient reduces microbial activity in peatlands

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EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PROTISTOLOGY. 2016. Vol. 55, p. 190-202. DOI : 10.1016/j.ejop.2016.04.007.

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Soil microbial community resistance to drought and links to C stabilization in an Australian grassland

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SOIL BIOLOGY & BIOCHEMISTRY. 2016. Vol. 103, p. 171-180. DOI : 10.1016/j.soilbio.2016.08.024.

A novel testate amoebae trait-based approach to infer environmental disturbance in Sphagnum peatlands

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Peatland vascular plant functional types affect dissolved organic matter chemistry

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Responses of soil properties and crop yields to different inorganic and organic amendments in a Swiss conventional farming system

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Multiple Assembly Rules Drive the Co-occurrence of Orthopteran and Plant Species in Grasslands: Combining Network, Functional and Phylogenetic Approaches

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Frontiers In Plant Science. 2016. Vol. 7, p. 1224. DOI : 10.3389/fpls.2016.01224.

Subordinate plant species moderate drought effects on earthworm communities in grasslands

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Soil Biology & Biochemistry. 2016. Vol. 96, p. 119-127. DOI : 10.1016/j.soilbio.2016.01.020.

Landscape persistence and stakeholder perspectives: The case of Romania's Carpathians

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Multi-scale feedbacks between tree regeneration traits and herbivore behavior explain the structure of pasture-woodland mosaics

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Impact of nitrogen inputs on multiple facets of plant biodiversity in mountain grasslands: does nutrient source matter?

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Recent changes in mountain grasslands: a vegetation resampling study

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Landscape-scale simulation experiments test Romanian and Swiss management guidelines for mountain pasture-woodland habitat diversity

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Contrasting effects of untreated textile wastewater onto the soil available nitrogen-phosphorus and enzymatic activities in aridisol

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Linking historical land use to present vegetation and soil characteristics under slash-and-burn cultivation in Madagascar

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The search for old-growth forests in Switzerland

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What is the robustness of early warning signals to temporal aggregation?

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Hydrological dynamics and fire history of the last 1300 years in western Siberia reconstructed from a high-resolution, ombrotrophic peat archive

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An unexpected role for mixotrophs in the response of peatland carbon cycling to climate warming

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Subordinate plants mitigate drought effects on soil ecosystem processes by stimulating fungi

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Functional Ecology. 2015. Vol. 29, num. 12, p. 1578-1586. DOI : 10.1111/1365-2435.12467.

Isolating, screening and applying chromium reducing bacteria to promote growth and yield of okra (Hibiscus esculentus L.) in chromium contaminated soils

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Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 2015. Vol. 114, p. 343-349. DOI : 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2014.07.007.

Nitrogen and methanogen community composition within and among three Sphagnum dominated peatlands in Scandinavia

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Functional responses of multitaxa communities to disturbance and stress gradients in a restored floodplain

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How to successfully publish interdisciplinary research: learning from an Ecology and Society Special Feature

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Peatland vascular plant functional types affect methane dynamics by altering microbial community structure

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Experimental warming interacts with soil moisture to discriminate plant responses in an ombrotrophic peatland

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Functional traits as a new approach for interpreting testate amoeba palaeo-records in peatlands and assessing the causes and consequences of past changes in species composition

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Holocene. 2015. Vol. 25, num. 9, p. 1375-1383. DOI : 10.1177/0959683615585842.

Drought-induced shifts in plants traits, yields and nutritive value under realistic grazing and mowing managements in a mountain grassland

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Linking soil microbial communities to vascular plant abundance along a climate gradient

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New Phytologist. 2015. Vol. 205, num. 3, p. 1175-1182. DOI : 10.1111/nph.13116.

Perception and use of landscape concepts in the procedure of Environmental Impact Assessment: Case study-Switzerland and Romania

A. Nita; A. Buttler; L. Rozylowicz; I. Patru-Stupariu 

Land Use Policy. 2015. Vol. 44, p. 145-152. DOI : 10.1016/j.landusepol.2014.12.006.

Distinct invasion strategies operating within a natural annual plant system

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Ecology Letters. 2015. Vol. 18, num. 4, p. 336-346. DOI : 10.1111/ele.12414.

The use of solid-phase fluorescence spectroscopy in the characterisation of organic matter transformations

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Talanta. 2015. Vol. 134, p. 453-459. DOI : 10.1016/j.talanta.2014.11.056.

Effects of endogeic earthworms on the soil organic matter dynamics and the soil structure in urban and alluvial soil materials

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Reconstructing climate change and ombrotrophic bog development during the last 4000 years in northern Poland using biotic proxies, stable isotopes and trait-based approach

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Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 2015. Vol. 418, p. 261-277. DOI : 10.1016/j.palaeo.2014.11.015.

Experimental warming differentially affects microbial structure and activity in two contrasted moisture sites in a Sphagnum-dominated peatland

F. Delarue; A. Buttler; L. Bragazza; L. Grasset; V. E. J. Jassey et al. 

Science of the Total Environment. 2015. Vol. 511, p. 576-583. DOI : 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.12.095.

Transient response of Salix cuttings to changing water level regimes

L. Gorla; C. Signarbieux; P. Turberg; A. Buttler; P. Perona 

Water Resources Research. 2015. Vol. 51, p. 1758-1774. DOI : 10.1002/2014WR015543.

Cadmium accumulation in six common plant species associated with soils containing high geogenic cadmium concentrations at Le Gurnigel, Swiss Jura Mountains

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Seasonal influence of climate manipulation on microbial community structure and function in mountain soils

J. Puissant; L. Cecillon; R. T. E. Mills; B. J. M. Robroek; K. Gavazov et al. 

Soil Biology & Biochemistry. 2015. Vol. 80, p. 296-305. DOI : 10.1016/j.soilbio.2014.10.013.

Effects of hydropeaking waves offsets on growth performances of juvenile Salix species

L. Gorla; C. Signarbieux; P. Turberg; A. Buttler; P. Perona 

Ecological Engineering. 2015. Vol. 77, p. 297-306. DOI : 10.1016/j.ecoleng.2015.01.019.


Nitrogen limitation and microbial diversity at the treeline

A. Thébault; J-C. Clément; S. Ibanez; J. Roy; R. A. Geremia et al. 

Oikos. 2014. Vol. 123, num. 6, p. 729-740. DOI : 10.1111/j.1600-0706.2013.00860.x.

Characterization of structural disturbances in peats by X-ray CT-based density determinations

P. Turberg; F. Zeimetz; Y. Grondin; C. Elandoy; A. Buttler 

European Journal of Soil Science. 2014. Vol. 65, num. 4, p. 613-624. DOI : 10.1111/ejss.12148.

Habitat type as strongest predictor of the body size distribution of Chydorus sphaericus (O. F. Muller) in small water bodies

A. M. Basinska; M. Antczak; K. Swidnicki; V. E. J. Jassey; N. Kuczynska-Kippen 

International Review Of Hydrobiology. 2014. Vol. 99, num. 5, p. 382-392. DOI : 10.1002/iroh.201301678.

Indirect effects of experimental warming on dissolved organic carbon content in subsurface peat

F. Delarue; S. Gogo; A. Buttler; L. Bragazza; V. E. J. Jassey et al. 

Journal Of Soils And Sediments. 2014. Vol. 14, num. 11, p. 1800-1805. DOI : 10.1007/s11368-014-0945-x.

Biotic and Abiotic Constraints on the Decomposition of Fagus sylvatica Leaf Litter Along an Altitudinal Gradient in Contrasting Land-Use Types

K. Gavazov; R. Mills; T. Spiegelberger; J. Lenglet; A. Buttler 

Ecosystems. 2014. Vol. 17, num. 8, p. 1326-1337. DOI : 10.1007/s10021-014-9798-9.

Impact of management type and intensity on multiple facets of grassland biodiversity in the French Jura Mountains

L. Mauchamp; A. Mouly; P-M. Badot; F. Gillet 

Applied Vegetation Science. 2014. Vol. 17, num. 4, p. 645-657. DOI : 10.1111/avsc.12116.

Invasion by Fallopia spp. in a French upland region is related to anthropogenic disturbances

S. Rouifed; F. Piola; T. Spiegelberger 

Basic And Applied Ecology. 2014. Vol. 15, num. 5, p. 435-443. DOI : 10.1016/j.baae.2014.07.005.

Plant functional diversity drives niche-size-structure of dominant microbial consumers along a poor to extremely rich fen gradient

V. E. J. Jassey; L. Lamentowicz; B. J. M. Robroek; M. Gazbka; A. Rusinska et al. 

Journal Of Ecology. 2014. Vol. 102, num. 5, p. 1150-1162. DOI : 10.1111/1365-2745.12288.

Microclimatological consequences for plant and microbial composition in Sphagnum-dominated peatlands

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Boreal Environment Research. 2014. Vol. 19, num. 3, p. 195-208.

Land management trumps the effects of climate change and elevated CO2 on grassland functioning

A. Thebault; P. Mariotte; C. J. Lortie; A. S. Macdougall 

Journal Of Ecology. 2014. Vol. 102, num. 4, p. 896-904. DOI : 10.1111/1365-2745.12236.

Contrasted taxonomic, phylogenetic and functional diversity patterns in semi-natural permanent grasslands along an altitudinal gradient

R. Perronne; L. Mauchamp; A. Mouly; F. Gillet 

Plant Ecology And Evolution. 2014. Vol. 147, num. 2, p. 165-175. DOI : 10.5091/plecevo.2014.885.

Carbon storage and soil organic matter stabilisation in near-natural, restored and embanked Swiss floodplains

G. Bullinger-Weber; R-C. Le Bayon; A. Thébault; R. Schlaepfer; C. Guenat 

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Evaluation of Dissolved Organic Carbon as a Soil Quality Indicator in National Monitoring Schemes

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Plos One. 2014. Vol. 9, num. 3. DOI : 10.1371/journal.pone.0090882.

Transplantation of subalpine wood-pasture turfs along a natural climatic gradient reveals lower resistance of unwooded pastures to climate change compared to wooded ones

K. Gavazov; T. Spiegelberger; A. Buttler 

Oecologia. 2014. Vol. 174, num. 4, p. 1425-1435. DOI : 10.1007/s00442-013-2839-9.

Alien plant species distribution in the European Alps: influence of species' climatic requirements

M. Dainese; I. Kuehn; L. Bragazza 

Biological Invasions. 2014. Vol. 16, num. 4, p. 815-831. DOI : 10.1007/s10530-013-0540-x.

Long-term organic carbon turnover rates in natural and semi-natural topsoils

R. T. E. Mills; E. Tipping; C. L. Bryant; B. A. Emmett 

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Diminished soil functions occur under simulated climate change in a sup-alpine pasture, but heterotrophic temperature sensitivity indicates microbial resilience

R. T. E. Mills; K. S. Gavazov; T. Spiegelberger; D. Johnson; A. Buttler 

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Plant functional types define magnitude of drought response in peatland CO2 exchange

J. J. Kuiper; W. M. Mooij; L. Bragazza; B. J. M. Robroek 

Ecology. 2014. Vol. 95, num. 1, p. 123-131. DOI : 10.1890/13-0270.1.


Effets d'une sécheresse estivale sévère sur une prairie permanente de montagne du Jura

M. Meisser; C. Deléglise; E. Mosimann; C. Signarbieux; R. Mills et al. 

Recherche Agronomique Suisse. 2013. Vol. 4, num. 11-12, p. 476-483.

Seasonal patterns of testate amoeba diversity, community structure and species-environment relationships in four Sphagnum-dominated peatlands along a 1300 m altitudinal gradient in Switzerland

M. Lamentowicz; L. Bragazza; A. Buttler; V. E. J. Jassey; E. A. D. Mitchell 

Soil Biology & Biochemistry. 2013. Vol. 67, p. 1-11. DOI : 10.1016/j.soilbio.2013.08.002.

Vegetation-environment relationships in alpine mires of the West Carpathians and the Alps

L. Sekulova; M. Hajek; V. Syrovatka 

Journal Of Vegetation Science. 2013. Vol. 24, num. 6, p. 1118-1128. DOI : 10.1111/jvs.12035.

Monthly trends and the corresponding altitudinal shift in the snowfall/precipitation day ratio

G. Serquet; C. Marty; M. Rebetez 

Theoretical And Applied Climatology. 2013. Vol. 114, num. 3-4, p. 437-444. DOI : 10.1007/s00704-013-0847-7.

Past and future landscape dynamics in pasture-woodlands of the Swiss Jura Mountains under climate change

A. Peringer; S. Siehoff; J. Chetelat; T. Spiegelberger; A. Buttler et al. 

Ecology And Society. 2013. Vol. 18, num. 3. DOI : 10.5751/Es-05600-180311.

Sustainable Land Use in Mountain Regions Under Global Change: Synthesis Across Scales and Disciplines

R. Huber; A. Rigling; P. Bebi; F. S. Brand; S. Briner et al. 

Ecology And Society. 2013. Vol. 18, num. 3. DOI : 10.5751/Es-05499-180336.

Sustainable Land-use Practices in European Mountain Regions under Global Change: an Integrated Research Approach

R. Huber; H. Bugmann; A. Buttler; A. Rigling 

Ecology And Society. 2013. Vol. 18, num. 3. DOI : 10.5751/Es-05375-180337.

To What Extent Do Food Preferences Explain the Trophic Position of Heterotrophic and Mixotrophic Microbial Consumers in a Sphagnum Peatland?

V. E. J. Jassey; C. Meyer; C. Dupuy; N. Bernard; E. A. D. Mitchell et al. 

Microbial Ecology. 2013. Vol. 66, num. 3, p. 571-580. DOI : 10.1007/s00248-013-0262-8.

Spatio-temporal heterogeneity of riparian soil morphology in a restored floodplain

B. Fournier; C. Guenat; G. Bullinger; E. Mitchell 

Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 2013. Vol. 17, p. 4031-4042. DOI : 10.5194/hess-17-4031-2013.

Land use and soil texture effects on organic carbon change in dryland soils, Senegal

A. Touré; E. Temgoua; C. Guenat; B. Elberling 

Open Journal of Soil Science. 2013. Vol. 3, p. 253-262. DOI : 10.4236/ojss.2013.36030.

Biodiversité du sol en zones alluviales subalpines : lombriciens et collemboles

R-C. Le Bayon; G. Bullinger-Weber; C. Salomé; D. Rigerli; R. Amsturz et al. 

VBB-BSA. 2013.  p. 8-12.

Dynamics of Forage Production in Pasture-woodlands of the Swiss Jura Mountains under Projected Climate Change Scenarios

K. S. Gavazov; A. Peringer; A. Buttler; F. Gillet; T. Spiegelberger 

Ecology And Society. 2013. Vol. 18, num. 1. DOI : 10.5751/Es-04974-180138.

A Contextual Analysis of Land-Use and Vegetation Changes in Two Wooded Pastures in the Swiss Jura Mountains

J. Chetelat; M. Kalbermatten; K. S. M. Lannas; T. Spiegelberger; J-B. Wettstein et al. 

Ecology And Society. 2013. Vol. 18, num. 1. DOI : 10.5751/Es-05287-180139.

Subordinate plant species impact on soil microbial communities and ecosystem functioning in grasslands: Findings from a removal experiment

P. Mariotte; C. Vandenberghe; C. Meugnier; P. Rossi; R. D. Bardgett et al. 

Perspectives In Plant Ecology Evolution And Systematics. 2013. Vol. 15, num. 2, p. 77-85. DOI : 10.1016/j.ppees.2012.12.003.

Modeling Social-Ecological Feedback Effects in the Implementation of Payments for Environmental Services in Pasture-Woodlands

R. Huber; S. Briner; A. Peringer; S. Lauber; R. Seidl et al. 

Ecology And Society. 2013. Vol. 18, num. 2. DOI : 10.5751/Es-05487-180241.

Interactive effects of depth and temperature on CH4 and N2O flux in a shallow podzol

R. T. E. Mills; N. Dewhirst; A. Sowerby; B. A. Emmett; D. L. Jones 

Soil Biology & Biochemistry. 2013. Vol. 62, p. 1-4. DOI : 10.1016/j.soilbio.2013.03.003.

Snow cover manipulation effects on microbial community structure and soil chemistry in a mountain bog

B. J. M. Robroek; A. Heijboer; V. E. J. Jassey; M. M. Hefting; T. G. Rouwenhorst et al. 

Plant And Soil. 2013. Vol. 369, num. 1-2, p. 151-164. DOI : 10.1007/s11104-012-1547-2.

Subordinate plant species enhance community resistance against drought in semi-natural grasslands

P. Mariotte; C. Vandenberghe; P. Kardol; F. Hagedorn; A. Buttler 

Journal Of Ecology. 2013. Vol. 101, num. 3, p. 763-773. DOI : 10.1111/1365-2745.12064.

How do subordinate and dominant species in semi-natural mountain grasslands relate to productivity and land-use change?

P. Mariotte; A. Buttler; F. Kohler; A. K. Gilgen; T. Spiegelberger 

Basic And Applied Ecology. 2013. Vol. 14, num. 3, p. 217-224. DOI : 10.1016/j.baae.2013.02.003.

The Response of the Mediterranean Gorgonian Eunicella singularis to Thermal Stress Is Independent of Its Nutritional Regime

L. Ezzat; P-L. Merle; P. Furla; A. Buttler; C. Ferrier-Pages 

Plos One. 2013. Vol. 8, num. 5. DOI : 10.1371/journal.pone.0064370.

Ammonia exposure promotes algal biomass in an ombrotrophic peatland

R. J. Payne; V. E. J. Jassey; I. D. Leith; L. J. Sheppard; N. B. Dise et al. 

Soil Biology & Biochemistry. 2013. Vol. 57, p. 936-938. DOI : 10.1016/j.soilbio.2012.09.012.

Biotic plant-soil feedbacks across temporal scales

P. Kardol; D. Deyn; B. Gerlinde; E. Laliberte; P. Mariotte et al. 

Journal Of Ecology. 2013. Vol. 101, num. 2, p. 309-315. DOI : 10.1111/1365-2745.12046.

Biogeochemical plant-soil microbe feedback in response to climate warming in peatlands

L. Bragazza; J. Parisod; A. Buttler; R. D. Bardgett 

Nature Climate Change. 2013. Vol. 3, num. 3, p. 273-277. DOI : 10.1038/Nclimate1781.

Holocene changes in climate and land use drove shifts in the diversity of testate amoebae in a subalpine pond

F. Oris; M. Lamentowicz; A. Genries; B. Mourier; O. Blarquez et al. 

Journal Of Paleolimnology. 2013. Vol. 49, num. 4, p. 633-646. DOI : 10.1007/s10933-013-9680-3.

The performance of single- and multi-proxy transfer functions (testate amoebae, bryophytes, vascular plants) for reconstructing mire surface wetness and pH

E. A. D. Mitchell; R. J. Payne; V. D. Knaap; O. Willem; L. Lamentowicz et al. 

Quaternary Research. 2013. Vol. 79, num. 1, p. 6-13. DOI : 10.1016/j.yqres.2012.08.004.

Factors modulating cottongrass seedling growth stimulation to enhanced nitrogen and carbon dioxide: compensatory tradeoffs in leaf dynamics and allocation to meet potassium-limited growth

A. Siegenthaler; A. Buttler; P. Grosvernier; J-M. Gobat; M. B. Nilsson et al. 

Oecologia. 2013. Vol. 171, num. 2, p. 557-570. DOI : 10.1007/s00442-012-2415-8.

Above- and belowground linkages in Sphagnum peatland: climate warming affects plant-microbial interactions

V. E. J. Jassey; G. Chiapusio; P. Binet; A. Buttler; F. Laggoun-Defarge et al. 

Global Change Biology. 2013. Vol. 19, num. 3, p. 811-823. DOI : 10.1111/gcb.12075.

Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi reduce the differences in competitiveness between dominant and subordinate plant species

P. Mariotte; C. Meugnier; D. Johnson; A. Thébault; T. Spiegelberger et al. 

Mycorrhiza. 2013. Vol. 23, num. 4, p. 267-277. DOI : 10.1007/s00572-012-0465-8.


Preservation of Wooded pastures in the Jura: climatic and agricultural Policy challenges

A. Buttler; K. Gavazov; A. Peringer; S. Siehoff; P. Mariotte et al. 

Agrarforschung Schweiz. 2012. Vol. 3, num. 7-8, p. 346-353.

Climate Change and Sustainable Land Use in the Mountain area

R. Huber; P. Bebi; S. Briner; H. Bugmann; A. Buttler et al. 

Agrarforschung Schweiz. 2012. Vol. 3, num. 7-8, p. 340-345.

Patterns of earthworm communities and species traits in relation to the perturbation gradient of a restored floodplain

B. Fournier; E. Samaritani; J. Shrestha; E. A. D. Mitchell; R-C. Le Bayon 

Applied Soil Ecology. 2012. Vol. 59, p. 87-95. DOI : 10.1016/j.apsoil.2012.03.015.

Quantifying Biomass Of Secondary Forest After Slash-And-Burn Cultivation In Central Menabe, Madagascar

O. Raharimalala; A. Buttler; R. Schlaepfer; J-M. Gobat 

Journal Of Tropical Forest Science. 2012. Vol. 24, num. 4, p. 474-489.

Complex interactions between spatial pattern of resident species and invasiveness of newly arriving species affect invasibility

A. Thebault; P. Stoll; A. Buttler 

Oecologia. 2012. Vol. 170, num. 4, p. 1133-1142. DOI : 10.1007/s00442-012-2376-y.

Using “bryophytes and their associated testate amoeba” microsystems as indicators of atmospheric pollution

C. Meyer; D. Gilbert; F. Gillet; M. Moskura; M. Franchi et al. 

Ecological Indicators. 2012. Vol. 13, num. 1, p. 144-151. DOI : 10.1016/j.ecolind.2011.05.020.

Modern pollen rain and fungal spore assemblages from pasture woodlands around Lake Saint-Point (France)

B. Dietre; É. Gauthier; F. Gillet 

Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology. 2012. Vol. 186, p. 69-89. DOI : 10.1016/j.revpalbo.2012.07.002.

Structural relationships among vegetation, soil fauna and humus form in a subalpine forest ecosystem: a Hierarchical Multiple Factor Analysis (HMFA)

N. Bernier; F. Gillet 

Pedobiologia. 2012. Vol. 55, num. 6, p. 321-334. DOI : 10.1016/j.pedobi.2012.06.004.

A framework to implement Stakeholder participation in environmental projects

V. Luyet; R. Schlaepfer; M. Parlange; A. Buttler 

Journal of Environmental Management. 2012. Vol. 111, p. 213-219. DOI : 10.1016/j.jenvman.2012.06.026.

Glasshouse vs field experiments: do they yield ecologically similar results for assessing N impacts on peat mosses?

J. Limpens; G. Granath; R. Aerts; M. M. P. D. Heijmans; L. J. Sheppard et al. 

New Phytologist. 2012. Vol. 195, p. 408-418. DOI : 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2012.04157.x.

The relationship between plant species richness and soil aggregate stability can depend on disturbance

M. Pohl; F. Graf; A. Buttler; C. Rixen 

Plant And Soil. 2012. Vol. 355, p. 87-102. DOI : 10.1007/s11104-011-1083-5.

Plant traits across different habitats of the Italian Alps: a comparative analysis between native and alien species

M. Dainese; L. Bragazza 

Alpine Botany. 2012. Vol. 122, p. 11-21. DOI : 10.1007/s00035-012-0101-4.

Toward the use of testate amoeba functional traits as indicator of floodplain restoration success

B. Fournier; E. Malysheva; Y. Mazei; M. Moretti; E. A. D. Mitchell 

European Journal Of Soil Biology. 2012. Vol. 49, p. 85-91. DOI : 10.1016/j.ejsobi.2011.05.008.

Impact of farming practices on soil diatoms and testate amoebae: A pilot study in the DOK-trial at Therwil, Switzerland

T. J. Heger; F. Straub; E. A. D. Mitchell 

European Journal Of Soil Biology. 2012. Vol. 49, p. 31-36. DOI : 10.1016/j.ejsobi.2011.08.007.

High nitrogen deposition alters the decomposition of bog plant litter and reduces carbon accumulation

L. Bragazza; A. Buttler; J. Habermacher; L. Brancaleoni; R. Gerdol et al. 

Global Change Biology. 2012. Vol. 18, p. 1163-1172. DOI : 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02585.x.

COI Barcoding of Nebelid Testate Amoebae (Amoebozoa: Arcellinida): Extensive Cryptic Diversity and Redefinition of the Hyalospheniidae Schultze

A. Kosakyan; T. J. Heger; B. S. Leander; M. Todorov; E. A. D. Mitchell et al. 

Protist. 2012. Vol. 163, p. 415-434. DOI : 10.1016/j.protis.2011.10.003.

Exclusion of root competition increases competitive abilities of subordinate plant species through root-shoot interactions

P. Mariotte; A. Buttler; D. Johnson; A. Thébault; C. Vandenberghe 

Journal of Vegetation Science. 2012. Vol. 23, num. 6, p. 1148-1158. DOI : 10.1111/j.1654-1103.2012.01432.x.

How do plant community ecologists consider the complementarity of observational, experimental and theoretical approaches ?

T. Spiegelberger; F. Gillet; B. Amiaud; A. Thébault; P. Mariotte et al. 

Plant Ecology And Evolution. 2012. Vol. 145, p. 4-12. DOI : 10.5091/plecevo.2012.699.

Patterns of bryophyte and vascular plant richness in European subalpine springs

L. Sekulova; M. Hajek; P. Hajkova; E. Mikulaskova; A. Buttler et al. 

Plant Ecology. 2012. Vol. 213, p. 237-249. DOI : 10.1007/s11258-011-9969-0.

Modelling the effect of size on the aerial dispersal of microorganisms

D. M. Wilkinson; S. Koumoutsaris; E. A. D. Mitchell; I. Bey 

Journal Of Biogeography. 2012. Vol. 39, p. 89-97. DOI : 10.1111/j.1365-2699.2011.02569.x.


Non-stomatal limitations of photosynthesis in grassland species under artificial drought in the field

C. Signarbieux; U. Feller 

ENVIRONMENTAL AND EXPERIMENTAL BOTANY. 2011. Vol. 71, num. 2, p. 192-197. DOI : 10.1016/j.envexpbot.2010.12.003.

Human exposure to allergenic pollens: A comparison between urban and rural areas

F. Bosch-Cano; N. Bernard; B. Sudre; F. Gillet; M. Thibaudon et al. 

Environmental Research. 2011. Vol. 111, num. 5, p. 619-625. DOI : 10.1016/j.envres.2011.04.001.

Long-term effects of grazing exclusion on aboveground and belowground plant species diversity in a steppe of the Loess Plateau, China

L-P. Zhao 

Plant Ecology and Evolution. 2011. Vol. 144, num. 3, p. 313-320. DOI : 10.5091/plecevo.2011.617.

Response of herbaceous vegetation functional diversity to land use change across five sites in Europe and Israel

S. Lavorel; F. de Bello; K. Grigulis; J. Lepš; E. Garnier et al. 

Israel Journal of Ecology and Evolution. 2011. Vol. 57, num. 1-2, p. 53-72. DOI : 10.1560/IJEE.57.1-2.53.

Assessing long-term land-use legacies in subalpine grasslands using a plant-trait based generic modelling framework

F. Quétier; S. Lavorel; P. Liancourt; A. Thébault; I. Davies 

Plant Ecology and Diversity. 2011. Vol. 4, num. 4, p. 391-402. DOI : 10.1080/17550874.2011.629232.

Earthworm communities in alluvial forests: Influence of altitude, vegetation stages and soil parameters

C. Salomé; C. Guenat; G. Bullinger-Weber; J-M. Gobat; R-C. Le Bayon 

Pedobiologia. 2011. Vol. 59, num. supplement, p. S89-S98. DOI : 10.1016/j.pedobi.2011.09.012.

Impact of flood deposits on earthworm communities in alder forests from a subalpine floodplain (Kandersteg, Switzerland)

G. Bullinger-Weber; C. Guenat; C. Salomé; J-M. Gobat; R-C. Le Bayon 

European Journal of Soil Biology. 2011. Vol. 49, p. 5-11. DOI : 10.1016/j.ejsobi.2011.08.001.

Highly Diverse and Seasonally Dynamic Protist Community in a Pristine Peat Bog

E. Lara; E. A. D. Mitchell; D. Moreira; P. L. Garcia 

Protist. 2011. Vol. 162, p. 14-32. DOI : 10.1016/j.protis.2010.05.003.

The perils of taxonomic inconsistency in quantitative palaeoecology: experiments with testate amoeba data

R. J. Payne; M. Lamentowicz; E. A. D. Mitchell 

Boreas. 2011. Vol. 40, p. 15-27. DOI : 10.1111/j.1502-3885.2010.00174.x.

Seasonal trends and temperature dependence of the snowfall/precipitation-day ratio in Switzerland

G. Serquet; C. Marty; J-P. Dulex; M. Rebetez 

Geophysical Research Letters. 2011. Vol. 38, p. -. DOI : 10.1029/2011GL046976.

Extreme temperature analysis under forest cover compared to an open field

J. Ferrez; A. C. Davison; M. Rebetez 

Agricultural And Forest Meteorology. 2011. Vol. 151, p. 992-1001. DOI : 10.1016/j.agrformet.2011.03.005.

Heterogeneity of soil carbon pools and fluxes in a channelized and a restored floodplain section (Thur River, Switzerland)

E. Samaritani; J. Shrestha; B. Fournier; E. Frossard; F. Gillet et al. 

Hydrology And Earth System Sciences. 2011. Vol. 15, p. 1757-1769. DOI : 10.5194/hess-15-1757-2011.

Experimental climate effect on seasonal variability of polyphenol/phenoloxidase interplay along a narrow fen-bog ecological gradient in Sphagnum fallax

V. E. J. Jassey; G. Chiapusio; D. Gilbert; A. Buttler; M-L. Toussaint et al. 

Global Change Biology. 2011. Vol. 17, p. 2945-2957. DOI : 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02437.x.

Chemical and Biological Gradients along the Damma Glacier Soil Chronosequence, Switzerland

S. M. Bernasconi; A. Bauder; B. Bourdon; I. Brunner; E. Buenemann et al. 

Vadose Zone Journal. 2011. Vol. 10, p. 867-883. DOI : 10.2136/vzj2010.0129.

Functional traits and root morphology of alpine plants

M. Pohl; R. Stroude; A. Buttler; C. Rixen 

Annals Of Botany. 2011. Vol. 108, p. 537-545. DOI : 10.1093/aob/mcr169.

Rediscovery of Nebela ansata (Amoebozoa: Arcellinida) in eastern North America: biogeographical implications

T. J. Heger; R. K. Booth; M. E. Sullivan; D. M. Wilkinson; B. G. Warner et al. 

Journal Of Biogeography. 2011. Vol. 38, p. 1897-1906. DOI : 10.1111/j.1365-2699.2011.02528.x.

Effects of short-term ecosystem experimental warming on water-extractable organic matter in an ombrotrophic Sphagnum peatland (Le Forbonnet, France)

F. Delarue; F. Laggoun-Defarge; A. Buttler; S. Gogo; V. E. J. Jassey et al. 

Organic Geochemistry. 2011. Vol. 42, p. 1016-1024. DOI : 10.1016/j.orggeochem.2011.07.005.

Establishment patterns in a secondary tree line ecotone

A. Peringer; G. Rosenthal 

Ecological Modelling. 2011. Vol. 222, p. 3120-3131. DOI : 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2011.05.025.

A multi-proxy, high-resolution record of peatland development and its drivers during the last millennium from the subalpine Swiss Alps

W. O. van der Knaap; M. Lamentowicz; J. F. N. van Leeuwen; S. Hangartner; M. Leuenberger et al. 

Quaternary Science Reviews. 2011. Vol. 30, p. 3467-3480. DOI : 10.1016/j.quascirev.2011.06.017.

Invasion and eradication of a competitively superior species in heterogeneous landscapes

S. Vuilleumier; A. Buttler; N. Perrin; J. M. Yearsley 

Ecological Modelling. 2011. Vol. 222, p. 398-406. DOI : 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2010.09.037.

Holocene history of Lac des Lauzons (2180 m a.s.l.), reconstructed from multiproxy analyses of Coleoptera, plant macroremains and pollen (Hautes-Alpes, France)

P. Ponel; M. Court-Picon; M. Badura; F. Guiter; J-L. de Beaulieu et al. 

Holocene. 2011. Vol. 21, p. 565-582. DOI : 10.1177/0959683610385725.

Seasonal Net Ecosystem Carbon Exchange of a Regenerating Cutaway Bog: How Long Does it Take to Restore the C-Sequestration Function?

E. Samaritani; A. Siegenthaler; M. Yli-Petays; A. Buttler; P-A. Christin et al. 

Restoration Ecology. 2011. Vol. 19, p. 480-489. DOI : 10.1111/j.1526-100X.2010.00662.x.

Nutrient stoichiometry in Sphagnum along a nitrogen deposition gradient in highly polluted region of Central-East Europe

M. Jirousek; M. Hajek; L. Bragazza 

Environmental Pollution. 2011. Vol. 159, p. 585-590. DOI : 10.1016/j.envpol.2010.10.004.

Evaluating the 'conservative' behavior of stable isotopic ratios (delta C-13, delta N-15, and delta O-18) in humic acids and their reliability as paleoenvironmental proxies along a peat sequence

C. Zaccone; G. Casiello; F. Longobardi; L. Bragazza; A. Sacco et al. 

Chemical Geology. 2011. Vol. 285, p. 124-132. DOI : 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2011.03.018.

Climatic modifiers of the response to nitrogen deposition in peat-forming Sphagnum mosses: a meta-analysis

J. Limpens; G. Granath; U. Gunnarsson; R. Aerts; S. Bayley et al. 

New Phytologist. 2011. Vol. 191, p. 496-507. DOI : 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2011.03680.x.

Relationship between tourism demand in the Swiss Alps and hot summer air temperatures associated with climate change

G. Serquet; M. Rebetez 

Climatic Change. 2011. Vol. 108, p. 291-300. DOI : 10.1007/s10584-010-0012-6.

Comparison between open-site and below-canopy climatic conditions in Switzerland for different types of forests over 10 years (1998-2007)

V. Renaud; J. Innes; M. Dobbertin; M. Rebetez 

Theoretical and Applied Climatology. 2011. Vol. 105, num. 1, p. 119-127. DOI : 10.1007/s00704-010-0361-0.

Modelling natural disturbances in forest ecosystems: a review

R. Seidl; P. M. Fernandes; T. F. Fonseca; F. Gillet; A. M. Jönsson et al. 

Ecological Modelling. 2011. Vol. 222, num. 4, p. 903-924. DOI : 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2010.09.040.

Heterogeneity of soil carbon pools and fluxes in a channelized and a restored floodplain section (Thur River, Switzerland)

E. Samaritani; J. Shrestha; B. Fournier; E. Frossard; F. Gillet et al. 

Hydrology and Earth System Sciences Discussions. 2011. Vol. 8, num. 1, p. 1059-1091. DOI : 10.5194/hessd-8-1059-2011.

Polyploidy and invasion success: trait trade-offs in native and introduced cytotypes of two Asteraceae species

A. Thébault; F. Gillet; H. Müller-Schärer; A. Buttler 

Plant Ecology. 2011. Vol. 212, num. 2, p. 315-325. DOI : 10.1007/s11258-010-9824-8.

COI gene reveals size-dependent high dispersal and low intra-specific diversity in free-living terrestrial protists (Euglyphida; Assulina)

E. Lara; T. J. Heger; E. Mitchell 

Journal of Biogeography. 2011. Vol. 38, num. 4, p. 640-650. DOI : 10.1111/j.1365-2699.2010.02426.x.

Comparing COI and SSU rDNA barcodes for assessing the diversity and phylogenetic relationships of cyphoderiid testate amoebae (Rhizaria: Euglyphida)

T. Heger; J. Pawlowski; E. Lara; B. Leander; M. Todorov et al. 

Protist. 2011. Vol. 162, num. 1, p. 131-141. DOI : 10.1016/j.protis.2010.05.002.


Competitive advantage of Rumex obtusifolius L. might increase in intensively managed temperate grasslands under drier climate

A. K. Gilgen; C. Signarbieux; U. Feller; N. Buchmann 

AGRICULTURE ECOSYSTEMS & ENVIRONMENT. 2010. Vol. 135, num. 1-2, p. 15-23. DOI : 10.1016/j.agee.2009.08.004.

Reduced early growing season freezing resistance in alpine treeline plants under elevated atmospheric CO

M. Martin; K. Gavazov; C. Körner; S. Hättenschwiler; C. Rixen 

Global Change Biology. 2010. Vol. 16, num. 3, p. 1057-1070. DOI : 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2009.01987.x.

Leaching and transformability of transgenic DNA in unsaturated soil columns

J. Pote; M. T. Ceccherini; W. Rosselli; W. Wildi; P. Simonet et al. 

Ecotoxicology And Environmental Safety. 2010. Vol. 73, p. 67-72. DOI : 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2009.09.009.

The Environmental Clade LKM11 and Rozella Form the Deepest Branching Clade of Fungi

E. Lara; D. Moreira; P. Lopez-Garcia 

Protist. 2010. Vol. 161, p. 116-121. DOI : 10.1016/j.protis.2009.06.005.

Have we underestimated the importance of humans in the biogeography of free-living terrestrial microorganisms?

D. M. Wilkinson 

Journal Of Biogeography. 2010. Vol. 37, p. 393-397. DOI : 10.1111/j.1365-2699.2009.02236.x.

Retention and hydrolysable fraction of atmospherically deposited nitrogen in two contrasting forest soils in Switzerland

I. Morier; P. Schleppi; M. Saurer; I. Providoli; C. Guenat 

European Journal Of Soil Science. 2010. Vol. 61, p. 197-206. DOI : 10.1111/j.1365-2389.2010.01226.x.

Testate amoeba analysis of lake sediments: impact of filter size and total count on estimates of density, species richness and assemblage structure

A. A. J. Wall; D. Gilbert; M. Magny; E. A. D. Mitchell 

Journal Of Paleolimnology. 2010. Vol. 43, p. 689-704. DOI : 10.1007/s10933-009-9360-5.

Contrasting Species-Environment Relationships in Communities of Testate Amoebae, Bryophytes and Vascular Plants Along the Fen-Bog Gradient

M. Lamentowicz; L. Lamentowicz; W. O. van der Knaap; M. Gabka; E. A. D. Mitchell 

Microbial Ecology. 2010. Vol. 59, num. 3, p. 499-510. DOI : 10.1007/s00248-009-9617-6.

Effects of climatic change and bog development on Holocene tufa formation in the Lorze Valley (central Switzerland)

M. Wehrli; E. A. D. Mitchell; W. O. van der Knaap; B. Ammann; W. Tinner 

Holocene. 2010. Vol. 20, p. 325-336. DOI : 10.1177/0959683609351901.

Is There a Size Limit for Cosmopolitan Distribution in Free-Living Microorganisms? A Biogeographical Analysis of Testate Amoebae from Polar Areas

J. Yang; H. G. Smith; T. N. Sherratt; D. M. Wilkinson 

Microbial Ecology. 2010. Vol. 59, p. 635-645. DOI : 10.1007/s00248-009-9615-8.

Isotopic analysis of cyanobacterial nitrogen fixation associated with subarctic lichen and bryophyte species

K. S. Gavazov; N. A. Soudzilovskaia; R. S. P. van Logtestijn; M. Braster; J. H. C. Cornelissen 

Plant And Soil. 2010. Vol. 333, p. 507-517. DOI : 10.1007/s11104-010-0374-6.

Relationships between Local Climate and Hydrology in Sphagnum Mire: Implications for Palaeohydrological Studies and Ecosystem Management

S. Slowinska; M. Slowinski; M. Lamentowicz 

Polish Journal Of Environmental Studies. 2010. Vol. 19, p. 779-787.

Response of testate amoeba assemblages to environmental and climatic changes during the Lateglacial-Holocene transition at Lake Lautrey (Jura Mountains, eastern France)

A. A. J. Wall; M. Magny; E. A. D. Mitchell; B. Vanniere; D. Gilbert 

Journal Of Quaternary Science. 2010. Vol. 25, p. 945-956. DOI : 10.1002/jqs.1377.

Testate Amoebae and Nutrient Cycling with Particular Reference to Soils

D. M. Wilkinson; E. A. D. Mitchell 

Geomicrobiology Journal. 2010. Vol. 27, p. 520-533. DOI : 10.1080/01490451003702925.

Looking for differences in wood properties as a function of the felling date: lunar phase-correlated variations in the drying behavior of Norway Spruce (Picea abies Karst.) and Sweet Chestnut (Castanea sativa Mill.)

E. Zuercher; R. Schlaepfer; M. Conedera; F. Giudici 

Trees-Structure And Function. 2010. Vol. 24, p. 31-41. DOI : 10.1007/s00468-009-0376-2.

Increasing storm damage to forests in Switzerland from 1858 to 2007

T. Usbeck; T. Wohlgemuth; M. Dobbertin; C. Pfister; A. Bürgi et al. 

Agricultural and Forest Meteorology -Amsterdam- Elsevier-. 2010. Vol. 150, p. 47-55. DOI : 10.1016/j.agrformet.2009.08.010.

Soil-vegetation patterns in secondary slash and burn successions in Central Menabe, Madagascar

O. Raharimalala; A. Buttler; C. D. Ramohavelo; S. Razanaka; J-P. Sorg et al. 

Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment. 2010. Vol. 139, num. 1-2, p. 150-158. DOI : 10.1016/j.agee.2010.07.013.

Simulation tools for decision support to adaptive forest management in Europe

B. Muys; J. Hynynen; M. Palahí; M. J. Lexer; M. Fabrika et al. 

Forest Systems. 2010. Vol. 19, p. 86-99.

Effect of dung deposition on small-scale patch structure and seasonal vegetation dynamics in mountain pastures

F. Gillet; F. Kohler; C. Vandenberghe; A. Buttler 

Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment. 2010. Vol. 135, num. 1-2, p. 34-41. DOI : 10.1016/j.agee.2009.08.006.

Community development along a proglacial chronosequence: are above-ground and below-ground community structure controlled more by biotic than abiotic factors?

M. L. Carlson; L. A. Flagstad; F. Gillet; E. A. D. Mitchell 

Journal of Ecology. 2010. Vol. 98, num. 5, p. 1084-1095. DOI : 10.1111/j.1365-2745.2010.01699.x.

Long-term dynamics of aboveground fungal communities in a subalpine Norway spruce forest under elevated nitrogen input

F. Gillet; M. Peter; F. Ayer; R. Bütler; S. Egli 

Oecologia. 2010. Vol. 164, num. 2, p. 499-510. DOI : 10.1007/s00442-010-1668-3.

Restoration of Threatened Arable Weed Communities in Abandoned Mountainous Crop Fields

F. Kohler; C. Vandenberghe; R. Imstepf; F. Gillet 

Restoration Ecology. 2010. Vol. 19, num. 101, p. 62-69. DOI : 10.1111/j.1526-100X.2009.00641.x.

Species-specific effects of polyploidisation and plant traits of Centaurea maculosa and Senecio inaequidens on rhizosphere microorganisms

A. Thébault; B. Frey; E. Mitchell; A. Buttler 

Oecologia. 2010. Vol. 163, p. 1011-1020. DOI : 10.1007/s00442-010-1598-0.

Litter- and ecosystem-driven decomposition under elevated CO2 and enhanced N deposition in a Sphagnum peatland

A. Siegenthaler; A. Buttler; L. Bragazza; E. Van der Heijden; P. Grosvernier et al. 

Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 2010. Vol. 42, num. 6, p. 968-977. DOI : 10.1016/j.soilbio.2010.02.016.

Resilience of acid subalpine grassland to short-term liming and fertilisation

T. Spiegelberger; C. Deléglise; S. DeDanieli; C. Bernard-Brunet 

Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment. 2010. Vol. 137, p. 158-162. DOI : 10.1016/j.agee.2010.01.017.

Molecular phylogeny of euglyphid testate amoebae (Cercozoa: Euglyphida) suggests transitions between marine supralittoral and freshwater/terrestrial environments are infrequent

T. J. Heger; E. A. D. Mitchell; M. Todorov; V. Golemansky; E. Lara et al. 

Molecular phylogenetics and evolution. 2010. Vol. 55, num. 1, p. 113-122. DOI : 10.1016/j.ympev.2009.11.023.

A rapid response of testate amoebae and vegetation to inundation of a kettle hole mire

M. Lamentowicz; M. Obremska 

Journal of Paleolimnology. 2010. Vol. 43, num. 3, p. 499-511. DOI : 10.1007/s10933-009-9347-2.

A near-annual palaeohydrological study based on testate amoebae from a sub-alpine mire: surface wetness and the role of climate during the instrumental period

M. Lamentowicz; W. Van Der Knaap; Ł. Lamentowicz; J. F. N. Van Leeuwen; E. A. D. Mitchell et al. 

Journal of Quaternary Science. 2010. Vol. 25, num. 2, p. 190-202. DOI : 10.1002/jqs.1295.


The PASTO project: an innovative agricultural system of practices for mountain regions

V. Mieville-Ott; M. Meisser; A. Chassot; F. Frelechoux 

Revue Suisse D Agriculture. 2009. Vol. 41, p. 125-129.

An analysis of the July 2006 heatwave extent in Europe compared to the record year of 2003

M. Rebetez; O. Dupont; M. Giroud 

Theoretical and Applied Climatology. 2009. DOI : 10.1007/s00704-007-0370-9.

Comparison between open-site and below-canopy climatic conditions in Switzerland during the exceptionally hot summer of 2003

V. Renaud; M. Rebetez 

Agricultural and Forest Meteorology -Amsterdam- Elsevier-. 2009. Vol. 149, p. 873-880. DOI : 10.1016/j.agrformet.2008.11.006.

Statistical Assessment of Variability of Terminal Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism Analysis Applied to Complex Microbial Communities

P. Rossi; F. Gillet; E. Rohrbach; N. Diaby; C. Holliger 

Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 2009. Vol. 75, num. 22, p. 7268-7270. DOI : 10.1128/AEM.00135-09.

Multidisciplinary approach to reconstructing local pastoral activities: an example from the Pyrenean Mountains (Pays Basqueq)

F. Mazier; D. Galop; M. J. Gaillard; C. Rendu; C. Cugny et al. 

Holocene. 2009. Vol. 19, p. 171-188. DOI : 10.1177/0959683608098956.

Identifying Conservation and Restoration Priorities for Saproxylic and Old-Growth Forest Species: A Case Study in Switzerland

T. Lachat; R. Buetler 

Environmental Management. 2009. Vol. 44, p. 105-118. DOI : 10.1007/s00267-009-9281-0.

Influence of livestock grazing on meadow pipit foraging behaviour in upland grassland

C. Vandenberghe; G. Prior; N. Littlewood; R. Brooker; R. Pakeman 

BASIC AND APPLIED ECOLOGY. 2009. Vol. 10, p. 662-670. DOI : 10.1016/j.baae.2009.03.009.

Does the strength of facilitation by nurse shrubs depend on grazing resistance of tree saplings?

C. Vandenberghe; C. Smit; M. Pohl; A. Buttler; F. Freléchoux 

BASIC AND APPLIED ECOLOGY. 2009. Vol. 10, p. 427-436. DOI : 10.1016/j.baae.2008.08.009.

Multiproxy study of anthropogenic and climatic changes in the last two millennia from a small mire in central Poland

M. Lamentowicz; Z. Balwierz; J. Forysiak; M. Kloss; M. Płóciennik et al. 

Hydrobiologia. 2009. Vol. 631, p. 213-230. DOI : 10.1007/s10750-009-9812-y.

Multiproxy evidence of Little Ice Age palaeoenvironmental changes in a peat bog from northern Poland

F. De Vleeschouwer; N. Piotrowska; J. Sikorski; J. Pawlyta; A. Cheburkin et al. 

The Holocene. 2009. Vol. 19, num. 4, p. 625-637. DOI : 10.1177/0959683609104027.

Leaf traits capture the effects of land use changes and climate on litter decomposability of grasslands across Europe

C. Fortunel; E. Garnier; R. Joffre; E. Kazakou; H. Quested et al. 

Ecology. 2009. Vol. 90, num. 3, p. 598-611. DOI : 10.1890/08-0418.1.

Sawdust addition reduces the productivity of nitrogen-enriched mountain grasslands

T. Spiegelberger; D. Matthies; H. Müller-Schärer; U. Schaffner 

Restoration Ecology. 2009. Vol. 17, p. 865-872.

The curse of taxonomic uncertainty in biogeographical studies of free-living terrestrial protists: a case study of testate amoebae from Amsterdam Island

T. Heger; E. Mitchell; P. Ledeganck; S. Vincke; B. Van de Vijver et al. 

Journal of Biogeography. 2009. Vol. 36, num. 9, p. 1551-1560. DOI : 10.1111/j.1365-2699.2009.02094.x.

Morphology, Biometry, and Taxonomy of Freshwater and Marine Interstitial Cyphoderia (Cercozoa: Euglyphida)

M. Todorov; V. Golemansky; E. Mitchell; T. Heger 

Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology. 2009. Vol. 56, num. 3, p. 279-289. DOI : 10.1111/j.1550-7408.2009.00394.x.

Climate- and human-induced hydrological change since AD 800 in an ombrotrophic mire in Pomerania (N Poland) tracked by testate amoebae, macro-fossils, pollen, and tree-rings of pine

M. Lamentowicz; K. Milecka; M. Galka; A. Cedro; J. Pawlyta et al. 

Boreas. 2009. Vol. 38, num. 2, p. 214-229. DOI : 10.1111/j.1502-3885.2008.00047.x.


Modelling vegetation dynamics in heterogeneous pasture-woodland landscapes

F. Gillet 

Ecological Modelling. 2008. Vol. 217, num. 1-2, p. 1-18. DOI : 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2008.05.013.

At what spatial scale do high-quality habitats enhance the diversity of forbs and pollinators in intensively farmed landscapes?

F. Kohler; J. Verhulst; R. van Klink; D. Kleijn 

Journal Of Applied Ecology. 2008. Vol. 45, p. 753-762. DOI : 10.1111/j.1365-2664.2007.01394.x.

Modelling the impact of flooding stress on the growth performance of woody species using fuzzy logic

C. Glenz; I. Iorgulescu; F. Kienast; R. Schlaepfer 

Ecological Modelling. 2008. Vol. 218, p. 18-28. DOI : 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2008.06.008.

The influence of competition from herbaceous vegetation and shade on simulated browsing tolerance of coniferous and deciduous saplings

C. Vandenberghe; F. Freléchoux; A. Buttler 

OIKOS. 2008. Vol. 117, p. 415-423. DOI : 10.1111/j.2007.0030-1299.16264.x.

The impact of soil temperature increase on organic matter and faunal properties in a frozen calcareous scree in the French Alps

N. Cassagne; T. Spiegelberger; L. Cecillon; B. Juvy; J-J. Brun 

Geoderma. 2008. Vol. 146, p. 239-247. DOI : 10.1016/j.geoderma.2008.05.028.

Functional microbial diversity in regenerating cutover peatlands responds to vegetation succession

R. Artz; S. Chapman; A. Siegenthaler; E. Mitchell; A. Buttler et al. 

Journal of Applied Ecology. 2008. Vol. 45, p. 1799-1809.

Îlots de sénescence et arbres-habitat pour augmenter la biodiversité en forêt

T. Lachat; R. Bütler 

La Forêt. 2008. Vol. 6, p. 20-21.

Vegetation-environment relationships in peatlands dominated by Sphagnum fallax (Klinggr.) Klinggr. in Western Poland

M. Gabka; M. Lamentowicz 

Folia Geobotanica. 2008. Vol. 43, p. 413-429. DOI : 10.1007/s12224-008-9023-8.

Testate amoebae ecology and a local transfer function from a peatland in western Poland

L. Lamentowicz; M. Lamentowicz; M. Gabka 

Wetlands. 2008. Vol. 28, num. 1, p. 164. DOI : 10.1672/07-92.1.

Human and climatic impact on mires: a case study of Les Amburnex mire, Swiss Jura Mountains

P. Sjögren; M. Lamentowicz 

Vegetation History and Archaeobotany. 2008. Vol. 17, p. 185-197. DOI : 10.1007/s00334-007-0095-9.

Dynamics of atmospheric N deposition in a temperate calcareous forest soil

I. Morier Jaquet; C. Guenat; R. Siegwolf; J-C. Védy; P. Schleppi 

Journal of Environmental Quality. 2008. Vol. 37, num. 6, p. 2012-2021. DOI : 10.2134/jeq2007.0563.

N-15 immobilization in forest soil: a sterilization experiment coupled with (15)CPMAS NMR spectroscopy

I. Morier; P. Schleppi; R. Siegwolf; H. Knicker; C. Guenat 

European Journal Of Soil Science. 2008. Vol. 59, p. 467-475. DOI : 10.1111/j.1365-2389.2007.00998.x.

Determinants for the conservation of a vulnerable fire-dependent species at its marginal range

M. Moretti; C. Staehli; F. Gillet 

Plant Ecology. 2008. Vol. 199, num. 1, p. 89-98. DOI : 10.1007/s11258-008-9414-1.

Ecological determinants of fungal diversity on dead wood in European forests

N. Küffer; F. Gillet; B. Senn-Irlet; M. Aragno; D. Job 

Fungal Diversity. 2008. Vol. 30, p. 83-95.

Leaf area index for northern and eastern North America ad the Last Glacial Maximum: A data-model comparison

J. W. Williams; L. M. Gonzales; J. O. Kaplan 

Global Ecology and Biogeography. 2008. Vol. 17, num. 1, p. 122-134. DOI : 10.1111/j.1466-8238.2007.00349.x.

A pilot study on the pollen representation of mountain valley vegetation in the central Alps

P. Sjögren; W. O. Van der Knaap; J. O. Kaplan; J. F. N. van Leeuwen; B. Ammann 

Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology. 2008. Vol. 149, num. 3-4, p. 208-218.

Impact of abundance weighting on the response of seed traits to climate and land use

R. J. Pakeman; E. Garnier; S. Lavorel; P. Ansquer; H. Castro et al. 

Journal of Ecology. 2008. Vol. 96, p. 355-366. DOI : 10.1111/j.1365-2745.2007.01336.x.

Last millennium palaeoenvironmental changes from a Baltic bog (Poland) inferred from stable isotopes, pollen, plant macrofossils and testate amoebae

M. Lamentowicz; A. Cedro; M. Galka; T. Goslar; G. Miotk-Szpiganowicz et al. 

Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 2008. Vol. 265, p. 93-106. DOI : 10.1016/j.palaeo.2008.04.023.

Autogenic succession, land-use change, and climatic influences on the Holocene development of a kettle hole mire in Northern Poland

M. Lamentowicz; M. Obremska; E. Mitchell 

Review of Paleobotany and Palynology. 2008. Vol. 151, num. 1-2, p. 21-40.. DOI : 10.1016/j.revpalbo.2008.01.009.

The fixation of locally beneficial alleles in a metapopulation

S. Vuilleumier; J. M. Yearsley; N. Perrin 

Genetics. 2008. Vol. 178, num. 1, p. 467-475. DOI : 10.1534/genetics.107.081166.

Potential implications of differential preservation of testate amoebae shells for paleoenvironmental reconstruction in peatlands

E. A. Mitchell; R. J. Payne; M. Lamentowicz 

Journal of Palaeolimnology. 2008. Vol. 40, p. 603-618. DOI : 10.1007/s10933-007-9185-z.

Monthly air temperature trends in Switzerland 1901-2000 and 1975-2004

M. Rebetez; M. Reinhard 

Theor. Appl. Climatol.. 2008. Vol. 91, num. 1, p. 27-34. DOI : 10.1007/s00704-007-0296-2.

Effect of Lead Pollution on Testate Amoebae Communities living in Sphagnum fallax: an experimental study

H. Nguyen-Viet; N. Bernard; E. Mitchell; P-M. Badot; D. Gilbert 

Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 2008. Vol. 69, num. 1, p. 130-138. DOI : 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2007.02.007.

Testate amoebae analysis in ecological and paleoecological studies of wetlands: past, present and future

E. Mitchell; D. Charman; B. Warner 

Biodiversity and Conservation. 2008. Vol. 17, num. 9, p. 2115-2137. DOI : 10.1007/s10531-007-9221-3.

Cutover peatland regeneration assessment using organic matter and microbial indicators (bacteria and testate amoebae)

F. Lagoun-Defarge; E. Mitchell; D. Gilbert; J-R. Disnar; L. Comont et al. 

Journal of Applied Ecology. 2008. Vol. 45, num. 2, p. 716-727. DOI : 10.1111/j.1365-2664.2007.01436.x.

Assessing functional diversity in the field -methodology matters!

S. Lavorel; K. Grigulis; S. McIntyre; D. Garden; N. Williams et al. 

Functional Ecology. 2008. Vol. 22, num. 1, p. 134-147. DOI : 10.1111/j.1365-2435.2007.01339.x.

Ribosomal RNA Genes Challenge the Monophyly of the Hyalospheniidae (Amoebozoa: Arcellinida)

E. Lara; T. Heger; M. Lamentowicz; E. Mitchell 

Protist. 2008. Vol. 159, p. 165-176. DOI : 10.1016/j.protis.2007.09.003.


Nurse plants, tree saplings and grazing pressure: decreasing facilitation along a biotic environmental gradient

C. Smit; C. Vandenberghe; J. den Ouden; H. Müller-Shärer 

OECOLOGIA. 2007. Vol. 152, p. 265-273. DOI : 10.1007/s00442-006-0650-6.

Succession secondaire et perte de diversité végétale après réduction du broutage dans un pâturage boisé des Alpes centrales suisses

F. Freléchoux; M. Meisser; F. Gillet 

Botanica Helvetica. 2007. Vol. 114, p. 37-56. DOI : 10.1007/s00035-007-0791-1.

Satellite cartography of atmospheric methane from SCIAMACHY onboard ENVISAT: (II) Comparison with inverse model simulations

P. Bergamaschi; C. Frankenberg; J. F. Meirink; M. Krol; F. Dentener et al. 

Journal of Geophysical Research. 2007. Vol. 112, p. D02304. DOI : 10.1029/2006JD007268.

Biochange : changements climatiques et forêts de notre région: du lac Léman au Marchairuz

I. Morier; C. Guenat 

La forêt. 2007. Vol. 7/8, p. 20-21.

Influence of some physicochemical and biological parameters on soil structure in alluvial soils

G. Bullinger-Weber; R. Le Bayon; C. Guenat; J. Gobat 

European Journal of Soil Biology. 2007. Vol. 43, p. 57-70.

Relationship between testate amoebae and atmospheric heavy metals (Pb, Cd, Zn, Ni, Cu, Mn and Fe) accumulated in the moss Barbula indica Hanoi, Vietnam

H. Nguyen-Viet; N. Bernard; E. Mitchell; J. Cortet; P-M. Badot et al. 

Microbial Ecology. 2007. Vol. 53, num. 1, p. 53-65. DOI : 10.1007/s00248-006-9108-y.

Testate amoebae-environment relationships and a hydrological transfer function from mires in the Central Rhodope Mountains, Greece

R. Payne; E. Mitchell 

Protist. 2007. Vol. 158, num. 2, p. 159-171. DOI : 10.1016/j.protis.2006.11.003.

Effects of experimental lead pollution on the microbial communities associated to Sphagnum fallax (Bryophyta)

H. Nguyen-Viet; N. Bernard; E. Mitchell; P-M. Badot; D. Gilbert 

Microbial Ecology. 2007. Vol. 54, num. 2, p. 232-241. DOI : 10.1007/s00248-006-9192-z.

Palaeoecological evidence for anthropogenic acidification of a kettle-hole peatland in northern Poland

M. Lamentowicz; K. Tobolski; E. Mitchell 

The Holocene. 2007. Vol. 17, num. 8, p. 1185-1196. DOI : 10.1177/0959683607085123.

Short-term effects of cattle browsing on tree sapling growth in mountain wooded pastures

C. Vandenberghe; F. Freléchoux; M-A. Moravie; F. Gadallah; A. Buttler 

Plant Ecology. 2007. Vol. 188, p. 253-264.

Assessing the Effects of Land-use Change on Plant Traits, Communities and Ecosystem Functioning in Grasslands: A Standardized Methodology and Lessons from an Application to 11 European Sites

E. Garnier; S. Lavorel; P. Ansquer; H. Castro; P. Cruz et al. 

Annals of Botany. 2007. Vol. 99, num. 5, p. 967-985. DOI : 10.1093/aob/mcl215.

SSU rRNA reveals a sequential increase in shell complexity among the Euglyphid testate amoebae (Rhizaria: Euglyphida)

E. Lara; T. Heger; E. Mitchell; R. Meisterfeld; F. Ekelund 

Protist. 2007. Vol. 158, p. 229-237.

How patch configuration affects the impact of disturbances on metapopulation persistence

S. Vuilleumier; C. Wilcox; B. Cairns; H. P. Possingham 

Theoretical Population Biology. 2007. Vol. 72, num. 1, p. 77-85. DOI : 10.1016/j.tpb.2006.11.001.

Log decay of Picea abies in the Swiss Jura mountains of central Europe

R. Bütler; L. Patty; C. Le Bayon; C. Guenat; R. Schlaepfer 

Forest Ecology and Management. 2007. Vol. 242, p. 791-799.

Landscape structure affects dispersal in the greater white-toothed shrew: inference between genetic and simulated ecological distances

S. Vuilleumier; P. Fontanillas 

Ecological Modelling. 2007. Vol. 201, num. 3-4, p. 369-376. DOI : 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2006.10.002.

Invasion an fixation of sex-reversal genes

S. Vuilleumier; R. Lande; J. J. M. van Alphen; O. Seehausen 

Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 2007. Vol. 20, p. 913-920. DOI : 10.1111/j.1420-9101.2007.01311.x.


Flooding tolerance of Central European tree and shrub species

C. Glenz; R. Schlaepfer; I. Iorgulescu; F. Kienast 

Forest Ecology And Management. 2006. Vol. 235, p. 1-13. DOI : 10.1016/j.foreco.2006.05.065.

Modern pollen assemblages from grazed vegetation in the western Pyrenees, France: a numerical tool for more precise reconstruction of past cultural landscapes

D. Galop; C. Brun; A. Buttler; F. Mazier 

Holocene. 2006. Vol. 16, p. 91-103. DOI : 10.1191/0959683606hl908rp.

Carbon balance of a European mountain bog at contrasting stages of regeneration

E. Bortoluzzi; D. Epron; A. Siegenthaler; D. Gilbert; A. Buttler 

New Phytologist. 2006. Vol. 172, p. 708-718. DOI : 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2006.01859.x.

Plant species richness and environmental heterogeneity in a mountain landscape: effects of variability and spatial configuration

A. Dufour; F. Gadallah; H. H. Wagner; A. Guisan; A. Buttler 

Ecography. 2006. Vol. 29, p. 573-584.

Scale-dependent effects of land use on plant species richness of mountain grassland in the European Alps

T. Spiegelberger; D. Matthies; H. Müller-Schärer; U. Schaffner 

Ecography. 2006. Vol. 29, p. 541-548. DOI : 10.1111/j.0906-7590.2006.04631.x.

Long-term effects of short-term perturbation in a sub-alpine grassland

T. Spiegelberger; O. Hegg; D. Matthies; K. Hedlund; U. Schaffner 

Ecology. 2006. Vol. 87, p. 1939-1944. DOI : 10.1890/0012-9658(2006)87[1939:LEOSPI]2.0.CO;2.

Carbon storage on exposed continental shelves during the glacial-interglacial transition

A. Montenegro; M. Eby; J. O. Kaplan; K. J. Meissner; A. J. Weaver 

Geophysical Research Letters. 2006. Vol. 33, p. L08703. DOI : 10.1029/2005GL025480.

Arctic climate change with a 2°C global warming: Timing, climate patterns and vegetation change

J. O. Kaplan; M. New 

Climatic Change. 2006. Vol. 79, p. 213-241. DOI : 10.1007/s10584-006-9113-7.

The role of methane and biogenic volatile organic compound sources in late glacial and Holocene fluctuations of atmospheric methane concentrations

J. O. Kaplan; G. Folberth; D. Hauglustaine 

Global Biogeochemical Cycles. 2006. Vol. 20, p. GB2016. DOI : 10.1029/2005GB002590.

Heat and drought 2003 in Europe: a climate synthesis

M. Rebetez; H. Mayer; O. Dupont; D. Schindler; K. Gartner et al. 

Ann. For. Sci.. 2006. Vol. 63, num. 6, p. 569-577. DOI : 10.1051/forest:2006043.

The ecology of testate amoebae (Protists) in South-Central Alaska peatlands: building transfer function models for paleoenvironmental studies

R. Payne; K. Kishaba; J. Blackford; E. Mitchell 

The Holocene. 2006. Vol. 16, num. 3, p. 403-414. DOI : 10.1191/0959683606hl936rp.

Reboisement de sites pollués – Enseignements tirés d’une étude de cas avec des métaux lourds

L. Steiner; W. Rosselli; J. Combe; V. Barbezat; A. Buttler 

Schweiz. Z. Forstwes.. 2006. Vol. 5, num. 157, p. 157-161.

Modern pollen/vegetation/land-use relationships in mountain environments : an example from the Champsaur valley (French Alps)

M. Court-Picon; A. Buttler; -L. Beaulieu 

Veget Hist Archaeobot. 2006. 

Effect of cattle activities on gap colonisation in mountain pastures

F. Kohler; F. Gillet; J-M. Gobat; A. Buttler 

Folia Geobotanica. 2006. Vol. 41, num. 3, p. 289-304. DOI : 10.1007/BF02904943.

Spatial and seasonal patterns of cattle habitat use in a mountain wooded pasture

F. Kohler; F. Gillet; S. Reust; H. Wagner; F. Gadallah et al. 

Landscape Ecology. 2006. Vol. 21, num. 2, p. 281-295. DOI : 10.1007/s10980-005-0144-7.

Bioindication of heavy metal contamination in vegetable gardens

D. Martin; P. Vollenweider; A. Buttler; M. Günthardt-Goerg 

For. Snow Landsc. Res.. 2006. Vol. 2, num. 80, p. 169-180.

Plantes invasives : la résistance des communautés végétales

A. Thébault 

La Forêt. 2006.  p. 13.

Microclimatic factors influencing refugium suitability for Rhodnius prolixus

T. Heger; P. Guerin; W. Eugster 

Physiological Entomology. 2006. Vol. 31, num. 3, p. 248-256. DOI : 10.1111/j.1365-3032.2006.00514.x.

Living specimen tomography by digital holographic microscopy: morphometry of testate amoeba

F. Charrière; N. Pavillon; T. Colomb; C. Depeursinge; T. Heger et al. 

Optics Express. 2006. Vol. 14, num. 16, p. 7005-7013. DOI : 10.1364/OE.14.007005.

Le bois mort et les vieux arbres: le signe d’une gestion forestière moderne et durable

R. Bütler 

La Forêt. 2006. Vol. 1, p. 10-13.

Förderung von saproxylischen Arten: Massnahmen, Zielkonflikte und offene Fragen

R. Bütler; T. Lachat; R. Schlaepfer 

Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Forstwesen. 2006. Vol. 157, num. 6, p. 217-226.

Saproxylische Arten in der Schweiz: ökologisches Potential und Hotspots

R. Bütler; T. Lachat; R. Schlaepfer 

Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Forstwesen. 2006. Vol. 157, num. 6, p. 208-216.

Animal dispersal modelling: handling landscape features and related animal choices

S. Vuilleumier; R. Metzger 

Ecological Modelling. 2006. Vol. 190, num. 1-2, p. 159-170. DOI : 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2005.04.017.

Effects of cognitives abilities on metapopulation connectivity

S. Vuilleumier; N. Perrin 

Oikos. 2006. Vol. 113, num. 1, p. 139-147. DOI : 10.1111/j.0030-1299.2006.14405.x.

Does colonisation asymmetry matter in metapopulations?

S. Vuilleumier; H. P. Possingham 

Proceedings of The Royal Society B. 2006. Vol. 273, num. 1594, p. 1637-1642. DOI : 10.1098/rspb.2006.3469.

Modern pollen assemblages from grazed vegetation in Pyrenean Mountains

F. Mazier; D. Galop; C. Brun; A. Buttler 

The Holocene. 2006. Vol. 1, num. 16, p. 91-103.

Competitive effects of herbaceous vegetation on tree seedling emergence, growth and survival: does gap size matter?

C. Vandenberghe; F. Freléchoux; F. Gadallah; A. Buttler 

Journal of Vegetation Sience. 2006. Vol. 17, p. 481-488.

How elevated pCO2 modifies total and metabolically active bacterial communities in the rhizosphere of two perennial grasses grown under field conditions

M. Jossi; N. Fromin; S. Tarnawski; F. Kohler; F. Gillet et al. 

FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 2006. Vol. 55, num. 3, p. 339-350. DOI : 10.1111/j.1574-6941.2005.00040.x.


Food habitats of the Antillean manatees (Trichechus manatus manatus) in the Coswine Swamps (French Guiana, South America)

T. Spiegelberger; U. Ganslosser 

Tropical Zoology. 2005. Vol. 18, p. 1-12.

Groundwater fluctuations and footslope ferricrete soils in the humid tropical zone of Southern Cameroon

E. Temgoua; H. Djeuda Tchapnga; E. Tanawa; C. Guenat; Pfeifer 

Hydrogeological Processes. 2005. Vol. 19, num. 16, p. 3097-3111.

A methodology to estimate the Denitrifying Capacity of a Riparian Wetland

V. Maître; A-C. Cosandey; A. Parriaux; C. Guenat 

Journal of Environmental Quality. 2005. num. 34, p. 707-716.

The role of vegetation and litter in the nitrogen dynamics of riparian buffer zones in Europe

M. Helfing; -C. Clement; P. Bienkowski; D. Dowrick; C. Guenat et al. 

Ecological Engineering. 2005. Vol. 24, p. 465-482.

Regional indicators of biophysical vulnerability to assess impacts of high temperature events in Quebec, Canada

L. Vescovi; M. Rebetez; F. Rong 

Climate Research. 2005. Vol. 30, p. 71-78. DOI : 10.3354/cr030071.

Changes in testate amoebae (Protists) communities in a small raised bog. A 40-year study

K. Kishaba; E. Mitchell 

Acta Protozoologica. 2005. Vol. 44, p. 1-12.

Délimitation d’une réserve forestière : approche par l’étude de la végétation

P. Vittoz; A. Buttler; P. Junod 

Schweiz. Z. Forstwes.. 2005. Vol. 3-4, num. 156, p. 112-121.

Anthropogenic signals in pollen diagrams from mountain environments: use of modern pollen/vegetation/land-use relationships in the French Alps

A. Buttler; M. Court-Picon; -L. Beaulieu 

Vegetation History and Archeobotany. 2005. 

Perceptions du pâturage boisé: résultats d'un sondage effectué au Communal de La Sagne NE

V. Miéville-Ott; V. Barbezat 

Schweiz. Z. Forstwes. 2005. Vol. 156, num. 1, p. 1-12.

Testate amoebae (Protists) as palaeoenvironmental indicators in peatlands

M. Lamentowicz; E. Mitchell 

Polish Geological Institute Special Papers. 2005. Vol. in press.

Die Vegetation der Gemeinde Zermatt. Compte-rendu de livre

A. Buttler 

Journal forestier Suisse. 2005. Vol. 1/105, p. 35-36.

Kinetics of mass and DNA decomposition in tomato leaves

J. Poté; P. Rossé; W. Rosselli; V. Tran Van; W. Wildi 

Chemosphere. 2005. Vol. 61, p. 677-684.

The upward shift in altitude of pine mistletoe (Viscum album ssp austriacum) in Switzerland - the result of climate warming?

M. Dobbertin; N. Hilker; M. Rebetez; N. E. Zimmermann; T. Wohlgemuth et al. 

International Journal of Biometeorology. 2005. Vol. 50, num. 1, p. 40-47. DOI : 10.1007/s00484-005-0263-5.

Safe sites for tree regeneration in wooded pastures: A case of associational resistance?

C. Smit; D. Beguin; A. Buttler; H. Muller-Scharer 

Journal of Vegetation Science. 2005. Vol. 16, num. 2, p. 209-214.

Recent Climate Change: Rethinking Drought in the Context of Forest Fire Research in Ticino, South of Switzerland

M. Reinhard; M. Rebetez; R. Schlaepfer 

Theoretical and Applied Climatology. 2005. 

The testate lobose amoebae (order Arcellinida Kent, 1880) finally find their home within Amoebozoa

S. Nikolaev; E. Mitchell; N. Petrov; C. Berney; J. Fahrni et al. 

Protist. 2005. Vol. 156, num. 2, p. 191-202. DOI : 10.1016/j.protis.2005.03.002.

Taxonomic confusion blurs the debate on cosmopolitanism versus local endemism of free-living protists

E. Mitchell; R. Meisterfeld 

Protist. 2005. Vol. 156, num. 3, p. 263-267. DOI : 10.1016/j.protis.2005.07.001.

Bacteria and Island Biogeography

E. Mitchell 

Science. 2005. Vol. 309, p. 1997-1998.

The ecology of testate amoebae (Protists) in Sphagnum in north-west Poland in relation to peatland ecology

M. Lamentowicz; E. Mitchell 

Microbial Ecology. 2005. Vol. 50, num. 1, p. 48-63. DOI : 10.1007/s00248-004-0105-8.

Soil microbial community changes in wooded mountain pastures due to simulated effects of cattle grazing

F. Kohler; J. Hamelin; F. Gillet; J. M. Gobat; A. Buttler 

Plant and Soil. 2005. Vol. 278, num. 1-2, p. 327-340. DOI : 10.1007/s11104-005-8809-1.

Modern pollen-vegetation relationships in the Champsaur valley (French Alps) and their potential in the interpretation of fossil pollen records of past cultural landscapes

M. Court-Picon; A. Buttler; J. L. Beaulieu 

Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology. 2005. Vol. 135, num. 1-2, p. 13-39.

Is there a future for wild grapevine (Vitis vinifera subsp. silvestris) in the Rhine Valley?

C. Arnold; A. Schnitzler; A. Douard; R. Peter; F. Gillet 

Biodiversity and Conservation. 2005. Vol. 14, num. 6, p. 1507-1523. DOI : 10.1007/s10531-004-9789-9.


Spruce snag quantification by coupling colour infrared aerial photos and a GIS

R. Bütler; R. Schlaepfer 

Forest Ecology And Management. 2004. Vol. 195, p. 325-339. DOI : 10.1016/j.foreco.2004.02.042.

Response of testate amoebae (Protozoa) to N and P fertilization in an Arctic wet sedge tundra

E. Mitchell 

Arctic Antarctic and Alpine Research. 2004. Vol. 36, num. 1, p. 77-82. DOI : 10.1657/1523-0430(2004)036[0078:ROTAPT]2.0.CO;2.

Relationship between atmospheric pollution characterized by NO2 concentrations and testate amoebae density and diversity

H. Nguyen; D. Gilbert; N. Bernard; E. Mitchell; P-M. Badot 

Acta Protozoologica. 2004. Vol. 43, p. 233-239.

Vertical micro-distribution and response to nitrogen deposition of testate amoebae in Sphagnum

E. Mitchell; D. Gilbert 

Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology. 2004. Vol. 51, num. 4, p. 485-495.

Seasonal dynamics of plant species at fine scale in wooded pastures

F. Kohler; F. Gillet; M-A. Progin; J-M. Gobat; A. Buttler 

Community Ecology. 2004. Vol. 5, num. 1, p. 7-17. DOI : 10.1556/ComEc.5.2004.1.2.

Totholz braucht der Wald?

R. Bütler; R. Schlaepfer 

Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Forstwesen. 2004. Vol. 155, num. 2, p. 31-37.

Dead wood threshold values for the three-toed woodpecker presence in boreal and sub-alpine forest

R. Bütler; P. Angelstam; P. Ekelund; R. Schlaepfer 

Biological Conservation. 2004. Vol. 119, num. 3, p. 305-318.

Quantitative snag targets for the three-toed woodpecker, Picoides tridactylus

R. Bütler; P. Angelstam; R. Schlaepfer 

Ecological Bulletins. 2004. Vol. 51, p. 219-232.

Critères et indicateurs dans le contexte de systèmes écologiques complexes: gestion écosystémique des ressources forestières et du paysage

R. Schlaepfer; R. Bütler 

Revue forestière française. 2004. Vol. 5, p. 431-444.

Automated classification of aerial photographs. Detection of forest borders and single trees

A. Dufour; Y. Lopez de Meneses; J-L. Lamas; V. Barbezat; J. Jacquot 

Geoinformatics. 2004. num. 3, p. 8-10.

Climate change may already threaten Scots pine stands in the Swiss Alps

M. Rebetez; M. Dobbertin 

Theoretical and Applied Climatology. 2004. Vol. 79, num. 1-2, p. 1-9. DOI : 10.1007/s00704-004-0058-3.

Summer 2003 maximum and minimum daily temperatures over a 3300 m altitudinal range in the Alps

M. Rebetez 

Climate Research. 2004. Vol. 27, num. 1, p. 45-50.

Seasonal vegetation changes in mountain pastures due to simulated effects of cattle grazing

F. Kohler; F. Gillet; J. M. Gobat; A. Buttler 

Journal of Vegetation Science. 2004. Vol. 15, num. 2, p. 143-150.

Microbial community response to petroleum hydrocarbon contamination in the unsaturated zone at the experimental field site Vaerlose, Denmark

K. Kaufmann; M. Christophersen; A. Buttler; H. Harms; P. Hohener 

Fems Microbiology Ecology. 2004. Vol. 48, num. 3, p. 387-399. DOI : 10.1016/j.femsec.2004.02.011.

Spatio-temporal pattern of bog pine (Pinus uncinata var. rotundata) at the interface with the Norway spruce (Picea abies) belt on the edge of a raised bog in the Jura Mountains, Switzerland

F. Frelechoux; A. Buttler; F. H. Schweingruber; J. M. Gobat 

Annals of Forest Science. 2004. Vol. 61, num. 4, p. 309-318.

Past uppermost tree limit in the Central European Alps (Switzerland) based on soil and soil charcoal

A. L. Carnelli; J. P. Theurillat; M. Thinon; G. Vadi; B. Talon 

Holocene. 2004. Vol. 14, num. 3, p. 393-405. DOI : 10.1191/0959683604hl715rp.

Phytolith types and type-frequencies in subalpine-alpine plant species of the European Alps

A. L. Carnelli; J. P. Theurillat; A. Madella 

Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology. 2004. Vol. 129, num. 1-2, p. 39-65. DOI : 10.1016/j.revpalbo.2003.11.002.

Testate amoebae (Protista) communities in Hylocomium splendens (Hedw.) B.S.G. (Bryophyta): Relationships with altitude, and moss elemental chemistry

E. Mitchell; L. Bragazza; R. Gerdol 

Protist. 2004. Vol. 155, num. 4, p. 423-436. DOI : 10.1078/1434461042650334.


Hare abundance as an indicator for urbanisation and intensification of agriculture in Western Europe

R. Schlaepfer; C. Lundstrom-Gillieron 

Ecological Modelling. 2003. Vol. 168, p. 283-301. DOI : 10.1016/S0304-3800(03)00142-X.

Distribution, habitat, and conservation status of the West Indian Manatee Trichechus manatus in French Guiana

B. de Thoisy; T. Spiegelberger; S. Rousseau; G. Talvy; I. Vogel et al. 

Oryx. 2003. Vol. 37, num. 4, p. 431-436.

Evaluation of ecosystem dynamics, plant geography and terrestrial carbon cycling in the LPJ dynamic global vegetation model

S. Sitch; B. Smith; I. C. Prentice; A. Arneth; A. Bondeau et al. 

Global Change Biology. 2003. Vol. 9, num. 2, p. 161-185. DOI : 10.1046/j.1365-2486.2003.00569.x.

Climate and interannual variability of the atmosphere-biosphere 13CO2 flux

M. Scholze; J. O. Kaplan; W. Knorr; M. Heimann 

Geophysical Research Letters. 2003. Vol. 30, num. 2, p. 1097. DOI : 10.1029/2002GL015631.

Implications of coral reef buildup for the controls on atmospheric CO2 since the Last Glacial Maximum

A. J. Ridgwell; A. J. Watson; M. A. Maslin; J. O. Kaplan 

Paleoceanography. 2003. Vol. 18, num. 4, p. 1083. DOI : 10.1029/2003PA000893.

Using a biogeochemistry model in simulating forests productivity responses to climatic change and CO2 increase: example of Pinus halepensis in Provence (south-east France)

C. Rathgeber; A. Nicault; J. O. Kaplan; J. Guiot 

Ecological Modelling. 2003. Vol. 166, num. 3, p. 239-255. DOI : 10.1016/S0304-3800(03)00161-3.

The application and interpretation of Keeling plots in terrestrial carbon cycle research

D. E. Pataki; J. R. Ehleringer; L. B. Flanagan; D. Yakir; D. R. Bowling et al. 

Global Biogeochemical Cycles. 2003. Vol. 17, num. 1, p. 1022. DOI : 10.1029/2001GB001850.

Climate change and Arctic ecosystems: 2. Modeling, paleodata-model comparisons, and future projections

J. O. Kaplan; N. H. Bigelow; I. C. Prentice; S. P. Harrison; P. J. Bartlein et al. 

Journal Of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres. 2003. Vol. 108, num. D19, p. 8171. DOI : 10.1029/2002JD002559.

Vegetation sensitivity to global anthropogenic carbon dioxide emissions in a topographically complex region

N. S. Diffenbaugh; L. C. Sloan; M. A. Snyder; J. L. Bell; J. Kaplan et al. 

Global Biogeochemical Cycles. 2003. Vol. 17, num. 2, p. 1067. DOI : 10.1029/2002GB001974.

Climate change and Arctic ecosystems: 1. Vegetation changes north of 55 degrees N between the last glacial maximum, mid-Holocene, and present

N. H. Bigelow; L. B. Brubaker; M. E. Edwards; S. P. Harrison; I. C. Prentice et al. 

Journal Of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres. 2003. Vol. 108, num. D19, p. 8170. DOI : 10.1029/2002JD002558.

The modelling of soil-process functional units based on three-dimensional soil-horizon cartography, with an example of denitrification in a riparian zone

A. C. Cosandey; C. Guenat; M. Bouzelboudjen; V. Maitre; R. Bovier 

Geoderma. 2003. num. 112, p. 111-129. DOI : 10.1016/S0016-7061(02)00299-9.

Temporal denitrification patterns in different horizons of two riparian wetland soils

A. C. Cosandey; V. Maître; C. Guenat 

European Journal of Soil Science. 2003. num. 54, p. 25-37. DOI : 10.1046/j.1365-2389.2002.00493.x.

Population dynamics and food preferences of the testate amoeba Nebela tincta major-bohemica-collaris complex (Protozoa) in a Sphagnum peatland

D. Gilbert; E. Mitchell; C. Amblard; G. Bourdier; A-J. Francez 

Acta Protozoologica. 2003. Vol. 42, p. 99-104.

Vegetations-Dauerbeobachtungsflächen als Zeiger für Umweltveränderungen

P. Vittoz; A. Guisan; M. Rebetez; A. Buttler; F. Kloetzli 

Vierteljahrsschrift der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft in Zürich. 2003. Vol. 3, num. 148, p. 97-99.

Habitat thresholds for focal species at multiple scales and forest biodiversity conservation - dead wood as an example

P. Angelstam; R. Bütler; M. Lazdinis; G. Mikusinski; J-M. Roberge 

Annales Zoologici Fennici. 2003. Vol. 40, num. 6, p. 473-482.

Vegetations-Dauerbeochtungsflächen als Zeiger für Umweltveränderungen

A. Buttler; P. Vittoz; A. Guisan; F. Kloetzi 

Vierteljahrsschrift der Naturforeschenden Gesellschaft in Zürich. 2003. Vol. 148, num. 3, p. 97-99.

Effects of elevated CO2 and N deposition on CH4 emissions from European mires

J. Silvola; S. Saarnio; J. Foot; I. Sundh; A. Greenup et al. 

Global Biogeochemical Cycles. 2003. Vol. 17, num. 2, p. 1068. DOI : 10.1029/2002GB001886.

Phytoextraction capacity of trees growing on a metal contaminated soil

W. Rosselli; C. Keller; K. Boschi 

Plant and Soil. 2003. Vol. 256, num. 2, p. 265-272. DOI : 10.1023/A:1026100707797.

To what extent can oxygen isotopes in tree rings and precipitation be used to reconstruct past atmospheric temperature? A case study

M. Rebetez; M. Saurer; P. Cherubini 

Climatic Change. 2003. Vol. 61, num. 1-2, p. 237-248. DOI : 10.1023/A:1026369000246.

Fate and transport of antibiotic resistance genes in saturated soil columns

J. Poté; M. T. Ceccherini; V. Tran Van; W. Rosselli; W. Wildi et al. 

European Journal of Soil Biology. 2003. Vol. 39, num. 65-71.

Structure of microbial communities in Sphagnum peatlands and effect of atmospheric carbon dioxide enrichment

E. A. D. Mitchell; D. Gilbert; A. Buttler; C. Amblard; P. Grosvernier et al. 

Microbial Ecology. 2003. Vol. 46, num. 2, p. 187-199. DOI : 10.1007/s00248-002-0008-5.

Succession from bog pine (Pinus uncinata var. rotundata) to Norway spruce (Picea abies) stands in relation to anthropic factors in Les Saignolis bog, Jura Mountains, Switzerland

F. Frelechoux; A. Buttler; F. Gillet; J. M. Gobat; F. H. Schweingruber 

Annals of Forest Science. 2003. Vol. 60, num. 4, p. 347-356.

Exploitation of northern peatlands and biodiversity maintenance: a conflict between economy and ecology

S. Chapman; A. Buttler; A. Francez; F. Laggoun-Defarge; H. Vasander et al. 

Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 2003. Vol. 1, num. 10, p. 525-532.


Statistical analysis of denaturing gel electrophoresis (DGE) fingerprinting patterns

N. Fromin; J. Hamelin; S. Tarnawski; D. Roesti; K. Jourdain-Miserez et al. 

Environmental Microbiology. 2002. Vol. 4, num. 11, p. 634-643. DOI : 10.1046/j.1462-2920.2002.00358.x.

Biospheric carbon stocks reconstructed at the Last Glacial Maximum: comparison between general circulation models using prescribed and computed sea surface temperatures

D. Otto; D. Rasse; J. Kaplan; P. Warnant; L. Francois 

Global And Planetary Change. 2002. Vol. 33, num. 1-2, p. 117-138. DOI : 10.1016/S0921-8181(02)00066-8.

Modeling the dynamics of terrestrial carbon storage since the Last Glacial Maximum

J. O. Kaplan; I. C. Prentice; W. Knorr; P. J. Valdes 

Geophysical Research Letters. 2002. Vol. 29, num. 22, p. 2074. DOI : 10.1029/2002GL015230.

The stable carbon isotope composition of the terrestrial biosphere: Modeling at scales from the leaf to the globe

J. O. Kaplan; I. C. Prentice; N. Buchmann 

Global Biogeochemical Cycles. 2002. Vol. 16, num. 4, p. 1060. DOI : 10.1029/2001GB001403.

Wetlands at the Last Glacial Maximum: Distribution and methane emissions

J. O. Kaplan 

Geophysical Research Letters. 2002. Vol. 29, num. 6, p. 1079. DOI : 10.1029/2001GL013366.

Antarctic climate during the middle Pliocene: model sensitivity to ice sheet variation

A. M. Haywood; P. J. Valdes; B. W. Sellwood; J. O. Kaplan 

Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology. 2002. Vol. 182, num. 1-2, p. 93-115. DOI : 10.1016/S0031-0182(01)00454-0.

Evaluation of terrestrial carbon cycle models with atmospheric CO2 measurements: Results from transient simulations considering increasing CO2, climate, and land-use effects

R. J. Dargaville; M. Heimann; A. D. McGuire; I. C. Prentice; D. W. Kicklighter et al. 

Global Biogeochemical Cycles. 2002. Vol. 16, num. 4, p. 1092. DOI : 10.1029/2001GB001426.

Map of ecological networks for landscape planning

S. Vuilleumier; R. Prélaz-Droux 

Landscape and Urban Planning. 2002. Vol. 58, num. 2-4, p. 157-170. DOI : 10.1016/S0169-2046(01)00218-3.

Potassium limits potential growth of bog vegetation under elevated atmospheric CO2 and N deposition

M. Hoosbeek; N. Van Breemen; H. Vasander; A. Buttler; F. Berendse 

Global Change Biology. 2002. Vol. 8, p. 1-9.

Contrasted effects of increased N and CO2 supply on two keystone species in peatland restoration and implications for global change

E. A. D. Mitchell; P. Grosvernier; A. Buttler; H. Rydin; A. Siegenthaler et al. 

Journal of Ecology. 2002. Vol. 90, num. 3, p. 529-533. DOI : 10.1046/j.1365-2745.2002.00679.x.

PATUMOD: a compartment model of vegetation dynamics in wooded pastures

F. Gillet; O. Besson; J. M. Gobat 

Ecological Modelling. 2002. Vol. 147, num. 3, p. 267-290. DOI : 10.1016/S0304-3800(01)00427-6.

Aluminum in the opal silica reticule of phytoliths: A new tool in palaeoecological studies

A. L. Carnelli; M. Madella; J. P. Theurillat; B. Ammann 

American Journal of Botany. 2002. Vol. 89, num. 2, p. 346-351.


Carbon balance of the terrestrial biosphere in the twentieth century: Analyses of CO2, climate and land use effects with four process-based ecosystem models

A. D. McGuire; S. Sitch; J. S. Clein; R. Dargaville; G. Esser et al. 

Global Biogeochemical Cycles. 2001. Vol. 15, num. 1, p. 183-206. DOI : 10.1029/2000GB001298.

Modelling middle Pliocene warm climates of the USA

A. M. Haywood; P. J. Valdes; B. W. Selwood; J. O. Kaplan; H. J. Dowsett 

Palaeontologica Electronica. 2001. Vol. 4, num. 1.

Raised atmospheric CO2 levels and increased N deposition cause shifts in plant species composition and production in Sphagnum bogs

F. Berendse; N. Van Breemen; H. Rydin; A. Buttler; M. Heijmans et al. 

Global Change Bilogy. 2001. Vol. 7, p. 591-598.

Changes in daily and nightly day-to-day temperature variability during the twentieth century for two stations in Switzerland

M. Rebetez 

Theoretical and Applied Climatology. 2001. Vol. 69, num. 1-2, p. 13-21. DOI : 10.1007/s007040170032.

The palaeoecological history of the Praz-Rodet bog (Swiss Jura) based on pollen, plant macrofossils and testate amoebae (Protozoa)

E. A. D. Mitchell; W. O. Van der Knaap; J. F. N. Van Leeuwen; A. Buttler; B. G. Warner et al. 

Holocene. 2001. Vol. 11, num. 1, p. 65-80. DOI : 10.1191/095968301671777798.

Biogenic silica production in selected alpine plant species and plant communities

A. L. Carnelli; M. Madella; J. P. Theurillat 

Annals of Botany. 2001. Vol. 87, num. 4, p. 425-434. DOI : 10.1006/anbo.2000.1355.


Dynamique de la végétation des zones alluviales : exploration de différentes méthodes pour le suivi

F. Kohler; F. Gillet; C. Roulier; F. Teuscher 

Saussurea. 2000. Vol. 31, p. 79-95.

Trace gas exchange in a high-arctic valley 1. Variations in CO2 and CH4 flux between tundra vegetation types

T. R. Christensen; T. Friborg; M. Sommerkorn; J. Kaplan; L. Illeris et al. 

Global Biogeochemical Cycles. 2000. Vol. 14, num. 3, p. 701-713. DOI : 10.1029/1999GB001134.

Le Pic tridactyle (Picoides tridactylus), un indicateur de la qualité écologique de l’écosystème forestier du Pays-d’Enhaut (Préalpes suisses

P. Derleth; R. Bütler; R. Schlaepfer 

Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Forstwesen. 2000. Vol. 151, num. 8, p. 282-289.

L'innovation, son contenu et ses vecteurs dans le domaine de la gestion environnementale forestière

A. Buttler 

Schweiz. Z. Forstwes.. 2000. Vol. 151, num. 12, p. 527-530.

Dynamics of common reed (Phragmites australis Trin.) in Swiss fens with different management

S. Güsewell; C. Le Nedic; A. Buttler 

Wetlands Ecology and Management. 2000. Vol. 8, p. 375-389.

Relationships among testate amoebae (Protozoa), vegetation and water chemistry in five Sphagnum-dominated peatlands in Europe

E. A. D. Mitchell; A. Buttler; P. Grosvernier; H. Rydin; C. Albinsson et al. 

New Phytologist. 2000. Vol. 145, p. 95-106.

Horizontal distribution patterns of testate amoebae (Protozoa) in a Sphagnum magellanicum carpet

E. A. D. Mitchell; D. Borcard; A. J. Buttler; P. Grosvernier; D. Gilbert et al. 

Microbial Ecology. 2000. Vol. 39, num. 4, p. 290-300.

Stands structure, invasion, and growth dynamics of bog pine (Pinus uncinata var. rotundata) in relation to peat cutting and drainage in the Jura Mountains, Switzerland

F. Frelechoux; A. Buttler; F. H. Schweingruber; J. M. Gobat 

Canadian Journal of Forest Research-Revue Canadienne De Recherche Forestiere. 2000. Vol. 30, num. 7, p. 1114-1126.

Dynamics of bog-pine-dominated mires in the Jura Mountains, Switzerland: A tentative scheme based on synusial phytosociology

F. Frelechoux; A. Buttler; F. Gillet 

Folia Geobotanica. 2000. Vol. 35, num. 3, p. 273-288.

Three-dimensional GIS cartography applied to the study of the spatial variation of soil horizons in a Swiss floodplain

M. Santos; C. Guenat; M. Bouzelboudjen; F. Golay 

Geoderma. 2000. Vol. 97, num. 3-4, p. 351-366.


Le pâturage boisé jurassien

J-D. Gallandat; F. Gillet 

Bulletin de la Société Neuchâteloise des Sciences Naturelles. 1999. Vol. 122, p. 5-25.

The climate of the mediterranean basin and of Eurasia of the Last Glacial Maximum as reconstructed by inverse vegetation modelling and pollen data

J. Guiot; F. Torre; R. Cheddadi; O. Peyron; P. Tarasov et al. 

Ecologia mediterranea. 1999. Vol. 25, num. 2, p. 193-204.

The zaï practice. A West African traditional rehabilitation system for semiarid degraded lands: a case study in Burkina-Faso

E. Roose; V. Kaboré; C. Guenat 

Arid Soil Research and rehabilitation. 1999. Vol. 13, num. 4, p. 343-355. DOI : 10.1080/089030699263230.

Initial stages of soil formation in a riparian zone : importance of biological agents and lithogenic inheritance in the development of soil structure

C. Guenat; F. Bureau; G. Weber; F. Toutain 

European Journal of Soil Biology. 1999. Vol. 35, num. 4, p. 153-161.

Characterisation of peats from histosoils disturbed by different human impacts

P. Grosvernier; Y. Matthey; A. Buttler; J. Gobat 

Ecologie. 1999. Vol. 30, p. 3-11.

Characterisation of peats histosolis disturbed by different human impacts

A. Buttler; H-M. Gobat; P. Grosvernier; Y. Matthey 

Ecologie. 1999.  p. 3-11.

The fate of NH4NO3 added to Sphagnum magellanicum carpets at five European mire sites

B. L. Williams; A. Buttler; P. Grosvernier; A. J. Francez; D. Gilbert et al. 

Biogeochemistry. 1999. Vol. 45, num. 1, p. 73-93.

Twentieth century trends in droughts in southern Switzerland

M. Rebetez 

Geophysical Research Letters. 1999. Vol. 26, num. 6, p. 755-758. DOI : 10.1029/1999GL900075.

Ecology of testate amoebae (Protozoa : Rhizopoda) in Sphagnum peatlands in the Jura mountains, Switzerland and France

E. A. D. Mitchell; B. G. Warner; A. J. Buttler; J. M. Gobat 

Ecoscience. 1999. Vol. 6, num. 4, p. 565-576.

Progress in the study of climatic extremes in northern and central Europe

R. Heino; R. Brazdil; E. Forland; H. Tuomenvirta; H. Alexandersson et al. 

Climatic Change. 1999. Vol. 42, num. 1, p. 151-181. DOI : 10.1023/A:1005420400462.

Influence of tree cover on the diversity of herbaceous communities in subalpine wooded pastures

F. Gillet; B. Murisier; A. Buttler; J. Gallandat; J. Gobat 

Applied Vegetation Science. 1999. Vol. 2, p. 47-54.


Réflexions sur les relations sol-végétation : trois exemples du Jura sur matériel allochtone

E. Havlicek; J-M. Gobat; F. Gillet 

Ecologie. 1998. Vol. 29, num. 4, p. 535-546.

Analyse de l’organisation spatiale des phytocénoses de pâturages boisés

F. Gillet; R. Douard; E. Havlicek; J-D. Gallandat 

Ecologie. 1998. Vol. 29, num. 1-2, p. 289-295.

Le zaï, un système traditionnel complexe de récupération des terres dégradées en Afrique soudano-sahélienne

E. Roose; V. Kaboré; C. Guenat 

ORSTOM actualités. 1998. Vol. Spécial Erosion, num. 56, p. 38.

Distribution of primary forest species in an 19 years old secondary forest in French Guiana

D. Toriola; P. Chareyre; A. Buttler 

Tropical Ecology. 1998. num. 14, p. 323-340.

Changes in sunshine duration are correlated with changes in daily temperature range this century: An analysis of Swiss climatological data

M. Rebetez; M. Beniston 

Geophysical Research Letters. 1998. Vol. 25, num. 19, p. 3611-3613. DOI : 10.1029/98GL02810.

Short-term and long-term effects of mowing on the vegetation of two calcareous fens

S. Gusewell; A. Buttler; F. Klotzli 

Journal of Vegetation Science. 1998. Vol. 9, num. 6, p. 861-872.

A new sampler for extracting undisturbed surface peat cores for growth pot experiments

A. Buttler; P. Grosvernier; Y. Matthey 

New Phytologist. 1998. Vol. 140, num. 2, p. 355-360.

Development of Sphagnum fallax diaspores on bare peat with implications for the restoration of cut-over bogs

A. Buttler; P. Grosvernier; Y. Matthey 

Journal of Applied Ecology. 1998. Vol. 35, num. 5, p. 800-810.

Occurrence of the wild vine Vitis vinifera ssp. silvestris in Europe

C. Arnold; F. Gillet; J. M. Gobat 

Vitis. 1998. Vol. 37, num. 4, p. 159-170.


A continuous Late Glacial and Holocene record of vegetation changes in Kazakhstan

P. E. Tarasov; D. Jolly; J. O. Kaplan 

Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology. 1997. Vol. 136, num. 1-4, p. 281-292. DOI : 10.1016/S0031-0182(97)00072-2.

Impacts of embanking on the soil-vegetation relationships in a prealpine river

M. Mendonça Santos; C. Guenat; C. Thévoz; F. Bureau 

Global Ecology and Biogeography Letters. 1997. Vol. 6, num. 76, p. 339-348.

Modifications d'une zone alluviale suite à l'endiguement: approche méthodologique

M. Mendonça-Santos; C. Guenat; C. Thevoz; F. Bureau 

Géomorphologie. 1997. Vol. 78, num. 4, p. 365-374.

Régénération ou réimplantation des sphaignes dans les haut-marais jurassiens suisses

P. Grosvernier; A. Buttler; J-M. Gobat; Y. Matthey 

Actes Soc. Jur. Emul.. 1997.  p. 155-179.

The methodology of integrated synusial phytosociology applied to a floodplain sector of the Sarine River, Switzerland

B. Werffeli; C. Roulier; A. Buttler 

Global Ecology and Biogeography Letters. 1997. Vol. 6, num. 3-4, p. 237-245.

Climatic change and debris flows in high mountain regions: The case study of the Ritigraben torrent (Swiss Alps)

M. Rebetez; R. Lugon; P. A. Baeriswyl 

Climatic Change. 1997. Vol. 36, num. 3-4, p. 371-389. DOI : 10.1023/A:1005356130392.

Growth potential of three Sphagnum species in relation to water table level and peat properties with implications for their restoration in cut-over bogs

P. Grosvernier; Y. Matthey; A. Buttler 

Journal of Applied Ecology. 1997. Vol. 34, num. 2, p. 471-483.

Regionalization of precipitation in Switzerland by means of principal component analysis

P. A. Baeriswyl; M. Rebetez 

Theoretical and Applied Climatology. 1997. Vol. 58, num. 1-2, p. 31-41. DOI : 10.1007/BF00867430.


Methane flux from northern wetlands and tundra - An ecosystem source modelling approach

T. R. Christensen; I. C. Prentice; J. Kaplan; A. Haxeltine; S. Sitch 

Tellus Series B-Chemical and Physical Meteorology. 1996. Vol. 48, num. 5, p. 652-661.

Le Zaï: Fonctionnement, limites et amélioration d'une pratique traditionnelle africaine de réhabilitation de la végétation et de la productivité des terres dégradées en région soudano-sahélienne (Burkina-Faso)

E. Roose; V. Kaboré; C. Guenat 

Cahier de l'ORSTOM,. 1996. Vol. 282, num. 74, p. 159-173.

Forest clearance in the early 19th century, an indirect cause of the present abundance of Pine (Pinus uncinata ssp rotundata) in the Jura bogs (summary), in Zoologia et Botanica 96.

E. Mitchell; A. Buttler; J-M. Gobat; J. Van Leeuwen; W. Van der Knaap et al. 

Revue Suisse de Zoologie. 1996.  p. 788.

Habitat differentiation in a narrow hybrid zone between diploïd and tetraploïd Anthoxanthum alpinum (Poaceae)

M. Felbert-Girard; F. Felbert; A. Buttler 

The New Phytologist. 1996. num. 133, p. 531-540.

Public expectation as an element of human perception of climate change

M. Rebetez 

Climatic Change. 1996. Vol. 32, num. 4, p. 495-509. DOI : 10.1007/BF00140358.

Seasonal relationship between temperature, precipitation and snow cover in a mountainous region

M. Rebetez 

Theoretical and Applied Climatology. 1996. Vol. 54, num. 3-4, p. 99-106. DOI : 10.1007/BF00865152.

Integrated synusial phytosociology: Some notes on new, multiscalar approach to vegetation analysis

F. Gillet; J. D. Gallandat 

Journal of Vegetation Science. 1996. Vol. 7, num. 1, p. 13-18.

Vertical patterns of testate amoebae (Protozoa: Rhizopoda) and peat-forming vegetation on cutover bogs in the Jura, Switzerland

A. Buttler; B. G. Warner; P. Grosvernier; Y. Matthey 

New Phytologist. 1996. Vol. 134, num. 2, p. 371-382.

Regional behavior of minimum temperatures in Switzerland for the period 1979-1993

M. Beniston; M. Rebetez 

Theoretical and Applied Climatology. 1996. Vol. 53, num. 4, p. 231-243. DOI : 10.1007/BF00871739.


Evolution de la matière organique de quelques sols alluviaux

M. Fierz; J. Gobat; C. Guenat 

Ann. Scienc. Forest.. 1995. Vol. 6, p. 547-559.

Human impacts on alluvial flood plain stretches: effects on soils and soil-vegetation relations

F. Bureau; C. Guenat; C. Thomas; J. Védy 

Arch. für Hydrobiol.. 1995. Vol. Suppl.101. Large rivers, p. 147-161.


Dynamique des sols et de la végétation en milieu alluvial carbonaté

F. Bureau; C. Guenat; K. Huber; J. Védy 

Ecologie,. 1994. Vol. 25, num. 4, p. 217-230.

Végétation des lapiés du Muotatal; in: Compte-rendu de la 2ème excursion internationale de phytosociologie en Suisse (Ed. Gallandat, J.-D. & Landolt, E.)

F. Gillet; J-P. Theurillat; A. Dutoit; E. Havlicek; E. Bueche et al. 

Veröff. Geobot. Inst. ETH, Stiftung Rübel, Zürich. 1994. Vol. 119, p. 60-100.

Effects of physical, chemical and botanical characteristics of peat on carbon gas fluxes

A. Buttler; H. Dinel; P. Lévesque 

Soil Sience. 1994. num. 158, p. 365-374.


Carte de la végétation de la région Val de Réchy-Sassenerie (objet CPN 3.77, Alpes valaisannes, Suisse)

J-L. Richard; B. Bressoud; A. Buttler; O. Duckert; J-D. Gallandat et al. 

Bull. Murithienne. 1993. Vol. 111, p. 9-40.


Permanent plots in wet meadows and cutting experiment

A. Buttler 

Vegetatio. 1992. Vol. 103, p. 113-124.

Hydrochimie des nappes des prairies humides de la rive sud du lac de Neuchâtel

A. Buttler 

Bull. Ecol.. 1992. Vol. 23, num. 1-2, p. 35-47.


Un triangle granulométrique pour les tourbes: analyse semi-automatique et représentation graphique

J-M. Gobat; P. Grosvernier; Y. Matthey; A. Buttler 

Science du sol. 1991. Vol. 1, num. 29, p. 23-35.

The relation between movement of subsurface water and gaseous methane in a basin bog with a novel instrument

A. J. Buttler; H. Dinel; M. Lévesque; S. P. Mathur 

Canadian Journal of Soil Science. 1991. Vol. 71, num. 4, p. 427-438. DOI : 10.4141/cjss91-042.

Les sols hydromorphes des prairies humides de la rive sud du lac de Neuchâtel (Suisse)

A. Buttler; J-M. Gobat 

Bull. Ecol.. 1991. Vol. 22, num. 3-4, p. 405-418.

The relation between movement of subsurface water and gaseous methane in a basing bog, with emphasis on instrumentation

A. Buttler; H. Dinel; M. Lévesque; S. Mathur 

Canadian Journal of Soil Sience. 1991. num. 71, p. 427-439.

La phytosociologie synusiale intégrée : objets et concepts

F. Gillet; B. de Foucault; P. Julve 

Candollea. 1991. Vol. 46, p. 315-340.


Quelques aspects climatiques dans les marais non boisés de la rive sud du lac de Neuchâtel (Suisse)

A. Buttler 

Bull. Soc. Neuchâtel. Sci. Nat.. 1990. num. 113, p. 217-230.


Phytosociologie des prairies humides de la rive sud du lac de Neuchâtel (Suisse) et modèle de succession autogène

A. Buttler; J-D. Gallandat 

Phytocoenologia. 1989. Vol. 18, num. 1, p. 129-158..


Methods for yearly comparisons of aeropalynological data

A. Buttler; M. Girard; G. Boehm; R. Leuschner 

Advances in Aerobiology. 1987. Vol. 51, p. 407-409.

Methods of yearly comparisons of aeropalynological data. Advances in Aerobiology, Boehm G. et Leuschner R.M. (Eds)

A. Buttler; M. Girard 

Epxerientia Suppl.. 1987. num. 51, p. 407-409.


Historischer und ökologischer Ueberblick über das Südostufer des Neuenburger Sees

A. Buttler; M. Bueche; P. Cornali; J-M. Gobat 

Telma (Hannover). 1985. num. 15, p. 31-42.

Species and community responses to mowing in swamps; a contribution from marshes on the south bank of lake Neuchâtel (Switzerland)

A. Buttler 

Studies in Plant Ecology (Uppsala). 1985. num. 16, p. 18-19.


Ecologie des sols rubéfiés de la région subjurassienne

C. Guenat; M. Gratier 

Bull. Soc. suisse de Pédologie. 1983. Vol. 12.

Etude phytosociologique du marais de Porsel

F. Gillet; C. Guenat 

Bulletin de la Société Vaudoise des Sciences Naturelles. 1983. Vol. 76, num. 3, p. 257-279.

La tourbière des Pontins sur Saint-Imier

A. Buttler; P. Cornali; J-L. Richard 

Mat. pour le levé géobot. de la Suisse. 1983. num. 59, p. 79.