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Publications and references

Publications and references


Global Reviews on Forest Management and Provision of Hydrological Functions
Edited by Xiaohua (Adam) Wei, Richard Harper, Shirong Liu. Special issue in Forest Ecology and Management (nine global reviews)

  • Asbjornsen, H., Wang, Y.H., Ellison, D., Ashcraft, C.M., Atallah, S.S., Jones, K., Mayer, A., Altamirano, M., Yu, P.T., 2022. Multi-Targeted payments for the balanced management of hydrological and other forest ecosystem services. Forest Ecology and Management. 522, 120482.
  • del Campo, A.D., Otsuki, K., Serengil, Y., Blanco, J.A., Yousefpour, R., Wei, X., 2022.  A global synthesis on the effects of thinning on hydrological processes: Implications for forest management. Forest Ecology and Management. 519, 120324.
  • Hou, Y.P., Wei, X., Zhang, M.F., Creed, I., McNulty, S., Ferraz, S., 2023. A global synthesis of hydrological sensitivities to deforestation and forestation. Forest Ecology and Management. 529, 120718.
  • Jones, J., Ellison, D., Ferraz, S., Lara, A., Wei, X., Zhang, Z.Q., 2022. Forest restoration and hydrology. Forest Ecology and Management. 520, 120342.
  • Shah, N.W., Baillie, B.R., Bishop, K., Ferraz, S., H¨ogbom, L., Nettles, J., 2022. The effects of forest management on water quality. Forest Ecology and Management. 522, 120397.
  • Sun, G., Wei, X., Hao, L., Sanchis, M., Hou, Y.P., Yousefpour, R., Tang, R., Zhang, Z.Q., 2023. Forest hydrology modeling tools for watershed management: A review. Forest Ecology and Management. 530, 120755.
  • Wei, X., Giles-Hansen, K., Spencer, S. A., Ge, X.W., Onuchin, A., Li, Q., Burenina, T., Ilintsev, A., Hou, Y.P., 2022. Forest harvesting and hydrology in boreal Forests: Under an increased and cumulative disturbance context. Forest Ecology and Management. 522, 120468.
  • Zhang, M.F., Liu, S., Jones, J., Sun, G., Wei, X., et al., 2022.  Managing the forest-water nexus for climate change adaptation. Forest Ecology and Management. 525, 120545.
  • Zhang, Z.Q., Zhang, L., Xu, H., Creed, I.F., Blanco, J.A., Wei, X., Sun, G., Asbjornsen, H., Bishop, K., 2023. Forest water-use efficiency: effects of climate change and management on the coupling of carbon and water processes. Forest Ecology and Management. 534, 120853.  


  • Annual Report (2019 only)
  • Publications (publications in peer-reviewed journals in 2019 only)
  • Books or book chapters
    • FAO, IUFRO et USDA. 2022. Guía para la gestión de los bosques y el agua FAO Forestry Paper No. 185. Rome.
    • Guide sur la gestion des forêts et de l’eau. Études FAO: Forêts no 185. Rome. 
    • FAO, IUFRO and USDA. 2021. A guide to forest-water management. FAO Forestry Paper No. 185. Rome.
      Jones et al., 2020. Forest-Water Interactions Under Global ChangeIn Forest-Water Interactions edited by Levia, D.F., Carlyle-Moses, D.E., Lida, S., Michalzik, B., Nanko, K, Tischer, A. Ecological Studies, Springer. 
    • Forests: Nature-Based Solutions for Water, 2019, Unasylva, 251, ISBN: 978-92-5-131910-9, Publisher: FAO
    • Special Issue reprint book "Forest Hydrology and Watershed” has been published online in Forests, edited by Fan-Rui Meng, Qiang Li, M. Altaf Arain, and Michael Pisaric and is freely accessible on the MDPI Books platform.


I.F. Creed, M. van Noordwijk (eds.), 2018. "Forest and water on a changing planet: Vulnerability, adaptation and governance opportunities." A Global Assessment Report, IUFRO World Series Volume 38. Vienna.

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