1987 …2021
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Boswellia Agriculture & Biology
tropical forests Agriculture & Biology
tropical forest Earth & Environmental Sciences
secondary forest Earth & Environmental Sciences
Ethiopia Agriculture & Biology
lianas Agriculture & Biology
dry forests Agriculture & Biology
secondary forests Agriculture & Biology

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Research Output 1987 2020

2 Citations (Scopus)

Whither the forest transition? Climate change, policy responses, and redistributed forests in the twenty-first century

Rudel, T. K., Meyfroidt, P., Chazdon, R., Bongers, F., Sloan, S., Grau, H. R., Van Holt, T. & Schneider, L., Jan 2020, In : Ambio. 49, p. 74-84

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

twenty first century
Climate change
twenty-first century
climate change

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

28 Jun 2019, In : Nature. 571, 7765, E8.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/Letter to the editorAcademic

Equipment and Supplies
13 Citations (Scopus)

Biodiversity recovery of Neotropical secondary forests

Rozendaal, D. M. A., Bongers, F., Aide, T. M., Alvarez-Dávila, E., Ascarrunz, N., Balvanera, P., Becknell, J. M., Bentos, T. V., Brancalion, P. H. S., Cabral, G. A. L., Calvo-Rodriguez, S., Chave, J., César, R. G., Chazdon, R. L., Condit, R., Dallinga, J. S., De Almeida-Cortez, J. S., de Jong, B., De Oliveira, A., Denslow, J. S. & 66 others, Dent, D. H., Dewalt, S. J., Dupuy, J. M., Durán, S. M., Dutrieux, L. P., Espírito-Santo, M. M., Fandino, M. C., Fernandes, G. W., Finegan, B., García, H., Gonzalez, N., Moser, V. G., Hall, J. S., Hernández-Stefanoni, J. L., Hubbell, S., Jakovac, C. C., Hernández, A. J., Junqueira, A. B., Kennard, D., Larpin, D., Letcher, S. G., Licona, J-C., Lebrija-trejos, E., Marín-Spiotta, E., Martínez-Ramos, M., Massoca, P. E. S., Meave, J. A., Mesquita, R. C. G., Mora, F., Müller, S. C., Muñoz, R., De Oliveira Neto, S. N., Norden, N., Nunes, Y. R. F., Ochoa-Gaona, S., Ortiz-Malavassi, E., Ostertag, R., Peña-Caros, M., Pérez-García, E. A., Piotto, D., Powers, J. S., Aguilar-Cano, J., Rodriguez-Buritica, S., Rodríguez-Velázquez, J., Romero-Romero, M. A., Ruíz, J., Sanchez-Azofeifa, A., De Almeida, A. S., Silver, W. L., Schwartz, N. B., Thomas, W. W., Toledo, M., Uriarte, M., De Sá Sampaio, E. V., van Breugel, M., van der Wal, H., Martins, S. V., Veloso, M. D. M., Vester, H. F. M., Vicentini, A., Vieira, I. C. G., Villa, P., Williamson, G. B., Zanini, K. J., Zimmerman, J. & Poorter, L., 6 Mar 2019, In : Science Advances. 5, 3, 10 p., eaau3114.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
secondary forest
old-growth forest
species richness
secondary succession
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

21 Citations (Scopus)

Compositional response of Amazon forests to climate change

Esquivel-Muelbert, A., Baker, T. R., Dexter, K. G., Lewis, S. L., Brienen, R. J. W., Feldpausch, T. R., Lloyd, J., Monteagudo-Mendoza, A., Arroyo, L., Álvarez-Dávila, E., Higuchi, N., Marimon, B. S., Marimon-Junior, B. H., Silveira, M., Vilanova, E., Gloor, E., Malhi, Y., Chave, J., Barlow, J., Bonal, D. & 30 others, Davila Cardozo, N., Erwin, T., Fauset, S., Hérault, B., Laurance, S., Poorter, L., Qie, L., Stahl, C., Sullivan, M. J. P., ter Steege, H., Vos, V. A., Zuidema, P. A., Almeida, E., Almeida de Oliveira, E., Andrade, A., Vieira, S. A., Aragão, L., Araujo-Murakami, A., Arets, E., Aymard C, G. A., Baraloto, C., Camargo, P. B., Barroso, J. G., Bongers, F., Boot, R., Camargo, J. L., Castro, W., Chama Moscoso, V., Comiskey, J. & Peña-Claros, M., Jan 2019, In : Global Change Biology. 25, 1, p. 39-56

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Climate change
climate change
Chemical analysis


FEM Growth and Yield Data - Tropical Lowland Rainforest – Suriname Mapane

de Graaf, N. R. (Creator), Jonkers, W. B. J. (Creator), Jansen, J. J. (Creator), Bongers, F. (Creator), Sterck, F. (Creator), Stuiver, B. M. (Creator), Wirjosentono, J. (Creator), Mohren, F. (Creator), Wageningen University & Research, 16 Feb 2018


Data from: Environmental gradients and the evolution of successional habitat specialization: a test case with 14 Neotropical forest sites

Letcher, S. G. (Creator), Lasky, J. R. (Creator), Chazdon, R. L. (Creator), Norden, N. (Creator), Wright, S. J. (Creator), Meave, J. A. (Creator), Pérez-García, E. A. (Creator), Muñoz, R. (Creator), Romero-Pérez, E. (Creator), Andrade, A. (Creator), Balvanera, P. (Creator), Bongers, F. (Creator), Lohbeck, M. (Creator), 29 May 2016


Data from: Genetic differences among Cedrela odorata sites in Bolivia provide limited potential for fine-scale timber tracing

Paredes Villanueva, K. (Creator), de Groot, A. (Creator), Laros, I. (Creator), Bovenschen, J. (Creator), Bongers, F. (Creator), Zuidema, P. (Creator), Wageningen University & Research, 25 Apr 2019


Data from: Changing drivers of species dominance during tropical forest succession

Lohbeck, M. (Creator), Poorter, L. (Creator), Martinez-Ramos, M. (Creator), Rodriguez-Valázquez, J. (Creator), van Breugel, M. (Creator), Bongers, F. (Creator), Wageningen University & Research, 27 Dec 2013


Data from: Towards smarter harvesting from natural palm populations by sparing the individuals that contribute most to population growth or productivity

Jansen, M. (Creator), Anten, N. (Creator), Bongers, F. (Creator), Martínez-Ramos, M. (Creator), Zuidema, P. (Creator), Wageningen University & Research, 22 Jan 2018


Press / Media

Will incense snuff it?

F. Bongers


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Research

De Amazone brandt - maar hoe fel?

P.A. Zuidema, C.R. Stoof & F. Bongers


4 Media contributions

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Tropenbos herstelt snel én langzaam

Danaë Rozendaal, L. Poorter & F. Bongers


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Research

Projects 2005 2021