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2019
1 Citation (Scopus)

A 7000-year history of changing plant trait composition in an Amazonian landscape; the role of humans and climate

van der Sande, M. T., Gosling, W., Correa-Metrio, A., Prado-Junior, J. A., Poorter, L., Oliveira, R. S., Mazzei, L. & Bush, M. B., Jun 2019, In : Ecology Letters. 22, 6, p. 925-935

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
tropical forests
tropical forest
climate
disturbance
forest dynamics
8 Citations (Scopus)

Amazonian rainforest tree mortality driven by climate and functional traits

Aleixo, I., Norris, D., Hemerik, L., Barbosa, A., Prata, E., Costa, F. & Poorter, L., 22 Apr 2019, In : Nature Climate Change. 9, 5, p. 384-388 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademicpeer-review

rainforest
mortality
climate
carbon sequestration
tropical forest
18 Citations (Scopus)

Climatic controls of decomposition drive the global biogeography of forest-tree symbioses

Steidinger, B. S., Crowther, T. W., Liang, J., Van Nuland, M. E., Werner, G. D. A., Reich, P. B., Nabuurs, G., de-Miguel, S., Zhou, M., Picard, N., Herault, B., Zhao, X., Zhang, C., Routh, D., Peay, K. G., Herold, M., Decuyper, M., Avitabile, V., DeVries, B. R., Hengeveld, G. M. & 3 others, Poorter, L., Schelhaas, M. & Bongers, F., 15 May 2019, In : Nature. 569, 7756, p. 404-408

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademicpeer-review

symbiosis
biogeography
decomposition
climate
biome
2018
17 Citations (Scopus)

The legacy of 4,500 years of polyculture agroforestry in the eastern Amazon

Maezumi, S. Y., Alves, D., Robinson, M., de Souza, J. G., Levis, C., Barnett, R. L., Almeida de Oliveira, E., Urrego, D., Schaan, D. & Iriarte, J., 23 Jul 2018, In : Nature Plants. 4, 8, p. 540-547

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademicpeer-review

agroforestry
land use
fire severity
social change
vegetation
2017
4 Citations (Scopus)

Letter to the editor: Forest conservation: Humans’ handprints

Levis, C., Clement, R., Ter Steege, H., Bongers, F., Braga Junqueira, A., Pitman, N. C. A., Pena Claros, M. & Costa, F. R. C., 2 Feb 2017, In : Science. 355, 6324, p. 466-467

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademic

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)

Trends in tropical tree growth: re-analyses confirm earlier findings

van der Sleen, P., Groenendijk, P., Vlam, M., Anten, N. P. R., Bongers, F. & Zuidema, P. A., 2017, In : Global Change Biology. 23, 5, p. 1761-1762

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
tree ring
regeneration
trend
effect
method
2014
1 Citation (Scopus)

A more realistic portrayal of tropical forestry: response to Kormos and Zimmerman

Putz, F. E., Zuidema, P. A., Synnott, T., Pena Claros, M., Pinard, M. A., Sheil, D., Vanclay, J. K., Sist, P., Gourlet-Fleury, S., Griscom, B., Palmer, J. & Zagt, R., 2014, In : Conservation Letters. 7, 2, p. 145-146

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademicpeer-review

2012
74 Citations (Scopus)

Directed seed dispersal towards areas with low conspecific tree density by a scatter-hoarding rodent

Hirsch, B. T., Kays, R., Pereira, V. E. & Jansen, P. A., 2012, In : Ecology Letters. 15, 12, p. 1423-1429

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademicpeer-review

caching
seed dispersal
rodent
rodents
seed
2 Citations (Scopus)

Driving factors of forest growth: a reply to Ferry et al. (2012).

Toledo, M., Poorter, L., Peña-Claros, M., Alarcón, A., Balcázar, J., Leaño, C., Licona, J. C., Llanque, O., Vroomans, V., Zuidema, P. A. & Bongers, F., 2012, In : Journal of Ecology. 100, p. 1069-1073

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademic

forest growth
logging
basal area
tree growth
disturbance
32 Citations (Scopus)

Letter tot the editor:A European science plan to sustainably increase food security under climate change

Soussana, J. F., Fereres, E., Long, S. P., Mohren, G. M. J., Pandya-Lorch, R., Peltonen-Sainio, P., Porter, J. R. & Rosswall, T., 2012, In : Global Change Biology. 18, 11, p. 3269-3271

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademic

35 Citations (Scopus)

Tropical forest warming: looking backwards for more insights - Letter

Zuidema, P. A., Brienen, R. J. & Schöngart, J., 2012, In : Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 27, 4, p. 193-194

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademic

2010
186 Citations (Scopus)

Decoupled leaf and stem economics in rain forest trees

Baraloto, C., Paine, C. E. T., Poorter, L., Beauchene, J., Bonal, D., Domenach, A. M., Herault, B., Patiño, S., Roggy, J. C. & Chave, J., 2010, In : Ecology Letters. 13, 11, p. 1338-1347

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademicpeer-review

forest trees
rain forests
stem
economics
stems
16 Citations (Scopus)

Letter to the editor:Bushmeat Hunting and Climate: An Indirect Link

Jansen, P. A., Muller-Landau, H. C. & Wright, J., 2010, In : Science. 327, 5961, p. 30

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademic

2009
108 Citations (Scopus)

The intermediate disturbance hypothesis applies to tropical forests, but disturbance contributes little to tree diversity

Bongers, F., Poorter, L., Hawthorne, W. D. & Sheil, D., 2009, In : Ecology Letters. 12, p. 798-805

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademicpeer-review

intermediate disturbance hypothesis
tropical forests
tropical forest
disturbance
dry forests
2007
2 Citations (Scopus)

Amazonia revealed: a perspective from the Amazon

Peña-Claros, M., Villegas, Z. & Poorter, L., 2007, In : Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 5, 5, p. 237

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademicpeer-review

2006
14 Citations (Scopus)

Letter to the editor: Local people may be the best allies in conservation

Sheil, D. & Boissiere, M., 2006, In : Nature. 440, 7086, p. 868-868

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademicpeer-review

traditional knowledge
resource
deforestation
protected area
biodiversity