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    • Ten years of seed production and establishment of regeneration measurements in Nothofagus antarctica forests under different crown cover and quality sites, in Southern Patagonia 

      Bahamonde, Héctor Alejandro; Lencinas, María Vanessa; Martínez Pastur, Guillermo José; Monelos, Lucas H.; Soler Esteban, Rosina Matilde; Peri, Pablo Luis (2018-06)
      This study evaluated the seed production and quality and the subsequent regeneration establishment in five pure Nothofagus antarctica forests growing at different site qualities and crown cover during 10 years, in Southern ...
    • The database of the PREDICTS (Projecting Responses of Ecological Diversity In Changing Terrestrial Systems) project 

      Hudson, Lawrence N.; Newbold, Tim; Contu, Sara; Hill, Samantha L.L.; Lysenko, Igor; De Palma, Adriana; Phillips, Helen R.P.; Alhusseini, Tamera I.; Bedford, Felicity E.; Bennett, Dominic J.; Peri, Pablo Luis; Purvis, Andy (Wiley, 2017-01-05)
      The PREDICTS project—Projecting Responses of Ecological Diversity In Changing Terrestrial Systems (www.predicts.org.uk)—has collated from published studies a large, reasonably representative database of comparable samples ...
    • The MARAS dataset, vegetation and soil characteristics of dryland rangelands across Patagonia 

      Oliva, Gabriel Esteban; Dos Santos, Eder; Osiris, Sofia; Umaña, Fernando; Massara Paletto, Virginia; Garcia Martinez, Guillermo Carlos; Caruso, Cecilia Alejandra; Cariac, German; Echevarria, Daniela Carola; Fantozzi, Anabella Giselle; Butti, Lucas Ramiro; Bran, Donaldo Eduardo; Gaitan, Juan Jose; Ferrante, Daniela; Paredes, Paula Natalia; Dominguez, Erwin; Maestre, Fernando Tomás (Nature Research, 2020)
      We present the MARAS (Environmental Monitoring of Arid and Semiarid Regions) dataset, which stores vegetation and soil data of 426 rangeland monitoring plots installed throughout Patagonia, a 624.500 km2 area of southern ...
    • The number of tree species on Earth 

      Cazzolla Gatti, Roberto; Reichd, Peter B.; Gamarra, Javier G. P.; Crowtherh, Tom.; Hui, Cang.; Morera, Albert.; Bastin, Jean-Francois.; de-Miguel, Sergio; Jan Nabuurs, Gert.; Svenning, Jens -Christian; Peri, Pablo Luis; Liang, Jingjing. (National Academy of Sciences, 2022-02-08)
      One of the most fundamental questions in ecology is how many species inhabit the Earth. However, due to massive logistical and financial challenges and taxonomic difficulties connected to the species concept definition, ...
    • The relative importance of soil properties and regional climate as drivers of productivity in southern Patagonia’s Nothofagus antarctica forests 

      Bahamonde, Héctor Alejandro; Martínez Pastur, Guillermo José; Lencinas, María Vanessa; Soler Esteban, Rosina Matilde; Rosas, Yamina Micaela; Ladd, Brenton; Duarte Guardia, Sandra; Peri, Pablo Luis (2018-06)
      Soil texture and temperature-related variables were the variables that most contributed to Nothofagus antarctica forest height in southern Patagonia. This information may be useful for improving forest management, for ...
    • The role of facultatively nectarivorous birds as pollinators of Anarthrophyllum desideratum in the Patagonian steppe: a geographical approach 

      Paiaro, Valeria; Cocucci, Andrea Aristides; Oliva, Gabriel Esteban; Sérsic, Alicia N. (2017-12)
      The endemic shrub Anarthrophyllum desideratum appears to be the only ornithophilous plant offering nectar as reward in the extensive Patagonian steppe. The identity of its floral visitor assemblage and to what extent this ...
    • Thinking in the sustainability of Nothofagus antarctica silvopastoral systems, how differ the responses of seedlings from different provenances to water shortage? 

      Bahamonde, Héctor Alejandro; Sánchez-Gómez, David; Gyenge, Javier Enrique; Peri, Pablo Luis; Cellini, Juan Manuel; Aranda, Ismael (2017-12)
      Nothofagus antarctica, is the most important species of the silvopastoral systems of southern Patagonia. However, there is limited information on the ecophysiological response mechanisms of seedlings for survival under ...
    • TRY plant trait database – enhanced coverage and open access 

      Kattge, Jens; Bönisch, Gerhard; Díaz, Sandra; Lavorel, Sandra; Colin Prentice, Iain; Leadley, Paul; Wirth, Christian; Tautenhahn, Susanne; Werner, Gijsbert D.A.; Gargaglione, Veronica Beatriz; Peri, Pablo Luis (John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2019-12-31)
      Plant traits—the morphological, anatomical, physiological, biochemical and phenological characteristics of plants—determine how plants respond to environmental factors, affect other trophic levels, and influence ecosystem ...
    • Turno de corta y posibilidad de los bosques de lenga (Nothofagus pumilio) en Tierra del Fuego (Argentina) = Rotation length and sustainable use of lenga (Nothofagus pumilio) forests in Tierra del Fuego (Argentina) 

      Martinez Pastur, Guillermo José; Lencinas, María Vanessa; Vukasovic, Ricardo; Peri, Pablo Luis; Diaz, Boris Gaston; Cellini, Juan Manuel (Facultad de Ciencias Forestales y Recursos Naturales, Universidad Austral de Chile, 2004)
      La ordenación forestal regional es una herramienta indispensable para desarrollar políticas forestales que protejan los bosques naturales, en el marco del manejo sustentable y del uso múltiple. Para ello se debe contar con ...
    • Variable retention forestry conserves habitat of bird species in Patagonian Nothofagus pumilio forests 

      Lencinas, María Vanessa; Cellini, Juan Manuel; Benitez, Julieta; Peri, Pablo Luis; Martinez Pastur, Guillermo José ("Marin Drăcea" National Research-Development Institute in Forestry, 2018-12-31)
      Variable retention is an alternative harvesting system that could be implemented instead the more traditional ones (e.g. shelterwood cut for N. pumilio forests in southern Patagonia), because it was designed not only for ...
    • Variation in alpine plant diversity and soil temperatures in two mountain landscapes of South Patagonia 

      Lencinas, María Vanessa; Soler Esteban, Rosina Matilde; Cellini, Juan Manuel; Bahamonde, Héctor Alejandro; Pérez Flores, Magalí; Monelos, Lucas H.; Martínez Pastur, Guillermo José; Peri, Pablo Luis (MDPI, 2021-07-08)
      Alpine environments and their temporal changes are rarely studied at high latitudes in the southern hemisphere. We analyzed alpine plants, soil temperatures, and growing-season length in mountains of two landscapes of South ...
    • Variation of grazing‐induced vegetation changes across a large‐scale productivity gradient 

      Lezama, Felipe; Baeza, Santiago; Altesor, Alice; Cesa, Ariela; Chaneton, Enrique José; Paruelo, José María (Wiley, 2014-01)
      Questions: Does the magnitude of grazing‐induced changes in species composition vary with habitat productivity? How does the sign and magnitude of grazing effects on species richness and beta‐diversity change with increasing ...
    • When we cannot have it all: Ecosystem services trade-offs in the context of spatial planning 

      Turkelboom, Francis; Leone, Michael; Jacobs, Sander; Kelemen, Eszter; García-Llorente, Marina; Baró, Francesc; Termansen, Mette; Barton, David N.; Berry, Pam; Stange, Erik; Thoonen, Marijke; Kalóczkai, Ágnes; Vadineanu, Angheluta; Castro, Antonio J.; Czúcz, Bálint; Röckmann, Christine; Wurbs, Daniel; Odee, David; Preda, Elena; Gómez-Baggethun, Erik; Rusch, Graciela M.; Martinez Pastur, Guillermo José; Palomo, Ignacio; Dick, Jan; Casaer, Jim; van Dijk, Jiska; Priess, Joerg A.; Langemeyer, Johannes; Mustajoki, Jyri; Kopperoinen, Leena; Baptist, Martin J.; Peri, Pablo Luis; Rusch, Veronica Elena; Mukhopadhyay, Raktima; Aszalós, Réka; Roy, S.B.; Luque, Sandra (2017)
      Spatial planning has to deal with trade-offs between various stakeholders’ wishes and needs as part of planning and management of landscapes, natural resources and/or biodiversity. To make ecosystem services (ES) trade-off ...
    • Why biodiversity increases after variable retention harvesting: A meta-analysis for southern Patagonian forests 

      Soler Esteban, Rosina Matilde; Schindler, Stefan; Lencinas, María Vanessa; Peri, Pablo Luis; Martínez Pastur, Guillermo José (2016-06-01)
      Effects of forest harvesting on biodiversity can be varied and complex to understand. We provide a meta-analysis of 553 studies plants, insects and birds to identify the general responses to Variable Retention harvesting ...