Publications and references


William M. Hammond, A. Park Williams, John T. Abatzoglou, Henry D. Adams, Tamir Klein, Rosana López, Cuauhtémoc Sáenz-Romero, Henrik Hartmann, David D. Breshears & Craig D. Allen. Global field observations of tree die-off reveal hotter-drought fingerprint for Earth’s forests. Nat Commun 13, 1761 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-022-29289-2

Henrik Hartmann, Ana Bastos, Adrian J. Das, Adriane Esquivel-Muelbert, William M. Hammond, Jordi Martínez-Vilalta, Nate G. McDowell, Jennifer S. Powers, Thomas A.M. Pugh, Katinka X. Ruthrof, and Craig D. Allen. Climate Change Risks to Global Forest Health: Emergence of Unexpected Events of Elevated Tree Mortality Worldwide. Annu. Rev. Plant Biol. 2022. 73:25.1–25.30. https://doi.org/10.1146/annurev-arplant-102820-012804  

McDowell, N.G., Sapes, G., Pivovaroff, A. et al.Mechanisms of woody-plant mortality under rising drought, CO2 and vapour pressure deficit. Nat Rev Earth Environ (2022). https://doi.org/10.1038/s43017-022-00272-1 

Bernhard Schuldt, Allan Buras, Matthias Arend, Yann Vitasse, Carl Beierkuhnlein, Alexander Damm, Mana Gharun, Thorsten E.E. Grams, Markus Hauck, Peter Hajek, Henrik Hartmann, Erika Hiltbrunner, Günter Hoch, Meisha Holloway-Phillips, Christian Körner, Elena Larysch, Torben Lübbe, Daniel B.Nelson, Anja Rammig, Andreas Rigling, Laura Rose, Nadine K.R uehr, Katja Schumann, Frank Weiser, Christiane Werner, Thomas Wohlgemuth, Christian S. Zang, AnsgarKahmen. A first assessment of the impact of the extreme 2018 summer drought on Central European forests. Basic and Applied Ecology, Volume 45, June 2020, Pages 86-103. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1439179120300414

Allen CD, Macalady AK, Chenchouni H, Bachelet D, McDowell N, Vennetier M, Kitzberger T, Rigling A, Breshears DD, Hogg EH, Gonzalez P, Fensham R, Zhang Z, Castro J, Demidova N, Lim J-H, Allard G, Running SW, Semerci A, Cobb N. 2010. A global overview of drought and heat-induced tree mortality reveals emerging climate change risks for forests. Forest Ecology and Management 259, 660-684.

Allen CD, Breshears DD, McDowell NG. 2015. On underestimation of global vulnerability to tree mortality and forest die-off from hotter drought in the Anthropocene. Ecosphere 6, art129.

Curtis PG, Slay CM, Harris NL, Tyukavina A, Hansen MC. 2018. Classifying drivers of global forest loss. Science 361, 1108.

Hartmann H, Schuldt B, Sanders TGM, Macinnis-Ng C, Boehmer HJ, Allen CD, Bolte A, Crowther TW, Hansen MC, Medlyn BE, Ruehr NK, Anderegg WRL (2018a) Monitoring global tree mortality patterns and trends. Report from the VW symposium 'Crossing scales and disciplines to identify global trends of tree mortality as indicators of forest health'. New Phytologist. 217:984--987.

Hartmann H, Moura CF, Anderegg WRL, Ruehr NK, Salmon Y, Allen CD, Arndt SK, Breshears DD, Davi H, Galbraith D, Ruthrof KX, Wunder J, Adams HD, Bloemen J, Cailleret M, Cobb R, Gessler A, Grams TEE, Jansen S, Kautz M, Lloret F, O'Brien M (2018b) Research frontiers for improving our understanding of drought-induced tree and forest mortality. New Phytologist. 218:15--28.

Hartmann, H., Adams, H. D., Anderegg, W. R., Jansen, S., & Zeppel, M. J. (2015). Research frontiers in drought‐induced tree mortality: crossing scales and disciplines. New Phytologist, 205(3), 965-969.

Trumbore S, Brando P, Hartmann H. 2015. Forest health and global change. Science 349, 814-818.



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