Publications and references

Feasibility Study for a Peer Review of the Bonn Challenge. Stephanie Mansourian and Michael Kleine.
With input from a core group of scientists: Vera Lex Engel, David Lamb, Alan Lucier, Palle Madsen,
Cora van Oosten, Yeong Dae Park, James Shepard and John Stanturf.

Recent publications arising from Unit work

  1. 2020 International Virtual Forum on Greening and Land Degradation Neutrality in Dryland; online; 1-2 December 2020. IUFRO Units involved: 1.10.00, 1.06.00.  Proceedings
  2. Transformational restoration: novel ecosystems in Denmark. John A. Stanturf, Palle Madsen, Khosro Sagheb-Talebi & Ole K. Hansen. Plant Biosystems 152 (3), 536-546; 2018; available from Taylor and Francis online:
  3. Adaptive measures: integrating adaptive forest management and forest landscape restoration. Spathelf, Peter, John Stanturf, Michael Kleine, Robert Jandl, Donato Chiatante, and Andreas Bolte. Annals of Forest Science, 75: 55. 2018.
  4. Responses of soil microbial community composition and function to bottomland forest restoration. Strickland, M.S., Callaham, M.A. Jr., Gardiner, E.S., Stanturf, J.A., Leff, J.W., Fierer, N., Bradford, M.A. . Applied Soil Ecology 119, 317–326. 2017
  5. Forest Landscape Restoration: increasing the positive impacts of forest restoration or simply the area under tree cover? Mansourian, S., Stanturf, J.A., Derkeryi, M., Engel, V.L. . Restoration Ecology 25, 178–183. 2017.    
  6. Implementing Forest Landscape Restoration, A Practitioner's Guide. Stanturf, John; Mansourian, Stephanie; Kleine, Michael; eds. International Union of Forest Research Organizations, Special Programme for Development of Capacities (IUFRO-SPDC). Vienna, Austria. 2017. 128 p.
  7. 3rd Restoring Forests: Regeneration and Ecosystem Function for the Future; Lund, Sweden; 12-14 September 2017. Units involved: IUFRO Task force – Forest Adaptation and Restoration under Global Change, 1.01.00, 1.01.06; 1.06.00, 2.01.15. Book of Abstracts (11.7 MB, PDF)   
  8. Sustainable restoration of Mediterranean forests - Analysis and perspective within the context of bio-based economy development under global changes; Palermo, Italy; 19-21 April 2017. Units involved: 1.06.00, 3.02.00, Task Force on Forest Adaptation and Restoration under Global Change, Task Force on Climate Change and Forest Health. Book of Abstracts  
  9. IUFRO Expert Workshop on Ecosystem Services and Natural Hazards of Mountain Forests in Central Asia; Baktuu-Dolonotu, Kyrgyzstan; 18-21 July 2016. Book of Abstracts
  10. International Scientific Forum: Rehabilitation and Restoration of Degraded Forests; Astana, Kazakhstan; 8-12 June 2015. Book of Abstracts   
  11. World Series Vol. 34 - Forest Landscape Restoration as a Key Component of Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation. By John A. Stanturf, Promode Kant, Jens-Peter Barnekow Lillesø, Stephanie Mansourian, Michael Kleine, Lars Graudal, Palle Madsen. Vienna 2015; 72 p. ISBN 978-3-902762-50-4 ISSN 1016-3263
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  12. 2nd edition, Restoration of Boreal and Temperate Forests (2016), has been published:
  13. In the same special issue of New Forests: Stanturf, JA 2015. Future landscapes: Opportunities and challenges
  14. Same special issue, Dumroese, R.K., Williams, M.I., Stanturf, J.A., St Clair, J.B., 2015. Considerations for restoring temperate forests of tomorrow: forest restoration, assisted migration, and bioengineering
  15. Stanturf, J., Palik, B., Dumroese, R.K., 2014.  Contemporary forest restoration: a review emphasizing function. Forest Ecology & Management 331, 292–323.
  16. Stanturf, J.A., Palik, B.J., Williams, M.I., Dumroese, R.K., Madsen, P. 2014. Forest restoration paradigms. Journal of Sustainable Forestry, 33 (sup1), S161-S194.
  17. Stanturf, J.A., Palik, B.J., Dumroese, R.K. 2014. Contemporary forest restoration: A review emphasizing function. Forest Ecology and Management 331, 292-323. 
  18. Stanturf, J.A., Madsen, P., Lamb, D. (eds.) 2012. Forest Landscape Restoration: Integrating Social and Natural Sciences. Springer.
  19. Stanturf, J.A., Madsen, P., Lamb, D. (eds.) 2012. A Goal-Oriented Approach to Forest Landscape Restoration. Springer.
  20. Gardiner, E., Stanturf, J., Leininger, T., Hamel, P., Dorris, L., Portwood, J., Shepard, J., 2008. Establishing a research and demonstration area initiated by managers: the Sharkey Restoration Research and Demonstration Site. Journal of Forestry 106, 363-369.  
  21. Stanturf, J.A. and Madsen, P. 2005. Restoration of Temperate and Boreal Forests. CRC Press, Boca Raton. 569 pp.
  22. Stanturf, J.A. (ed.) In Press. 2d edition. Restoration of Temperate and Boreal Forests. CRC Press, Boca Raton.
  23. Special issue New Forests from 2nd Restoring Forests Congress: What Constitutes Success in the 21st Century?
  24. Expert Workshop on Restoration and Adaptation of Mountain Forests in Central and Northeast Asia; Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan; 19-22 October 2015. Units involved: 1.06.00, 1.01.05, Task Force on Adaptation and Restoration under Global Change. Book of Abstracts   
  25. Allen, J.A., Keeland, B.D., Stanturf, J.A., Clewell, A.F., Kennedy Jr, H., 2001. A guide to bottomland hardwood restoration. US Geological Survey, Reston VA. 

Publications of Interest