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Barraclough, A.D., Måren, I.E. & MAB Youth Consortia (2021) The spotlight on youth: young people as key stakeholders in Biosphere Reserves and the Man and the Biosphere Programme. International Journal of UNESCO Biosphere Reserves 5: 17-28. 10.25316/IR-15907

Barraclough, A.D., Sakiyama, M., Schultz, L. & Måren, I.E. (2021) Stewards of the future: accompanying the rising tide of young voices by setting youth-inclusive research agenda in sustainability research. Sustainable Earth 4: 2. 10.1186/s42055-021-00041-w

Barraclough, A.D., Schultz, L. & Måren, I.E. (2021) Voices of young biosphere stewards on the strengths, weaknesses, and ways forward for 74 UNESCO Biosphere Reserves across 83 countries. Global Environmental Change 68: 102273. 10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2021.102273

Bastesen, E., Haave, M., Andersen, G.L., Velle, G., Bødtker, G. & Krafft, C.G. (2021) Rapid landscape changes in plastic bays along the Norwegian coastline. Frontiers in Marine Science 8: 579913. 10.3389/fmars.2021.579913

Bhatta, K.P., Robson, B.A., Suwal, M.K. & Vetaas, O.R. (2021) A pan-Himalayan test of predictions on plant species richness based on primary production and water-energy dynamics. Frontiers of Biogeography 13.3: e49459. 10.21425/F5FBG49459

Birks, H.J.B. (2021) High-elevation limits and the ecology of high-elevation vascular plants: legacies from Alexander von Humboldt. Frontiers of Biogeography 13.3: e53226. 10.21425/F5FBG53226

Bradshaw, R.H.W., Styles, B., Giesecke, T., Flantua, S.G.A., Bittmann, F. & Williams, J.W. (2021) Eric C. Grimm (1951-2020). Vegetation History and Archaeobotany 30: 305-312. 10.1007/s00334-021-00828-z

Camarero, J.J., Gazol, A. & 23 co-authors including Shrestha, K.B. (2021) Global fading of the temperature-growth coupling at alpine and polar treelines. Global Change Biology 27: 1879-1889. 10.1111/gcb.15530

Di Musciano, M., Zannini, P., Ferrara, C., Spina, L., Nascimbene, J., Vetaas, O.R., Bhatta, K.P., d'Agostino, M., Peruzzi, L., Carta, A. & Chiarucci, A. (2021) Investigating elevational gradients of species richness in a Mediterranean plant hotspot using a published flora. Frontiers of Biogeography 13.3: e50007. 10.21425/F5FBG50007

Diazgranados, M., Tovar, C., Etherington, T.R., Rodríguez-Zorro, P.A., Castellanos-Castro, C., Galvis Rued, M. & Flantua, S.G.A. (2021) Ecosystem services show variable responses to future climate conditions in the Colombian páramos. Peer J 9: e11370. 10.7717/peerj.11370

Ely, K.S., Rogers, A. and 80 co-authors including Halbritter, A.H. & Vandvik, V. (2021) A reporting format for leaf-level gas exchange data and metadata. Ecological Informatics 61: 101232. 10.1016/j.ecoinf.2021.101232

Geange, S.R., von Oppen, J., Strydom, T., Boakye, M., Gauthier, T.-L.J., Gya, R., Halbritter, A.H., Jessup, L.H., Middleton, S.L., Pierfederici, M.E., Chacón-Labella, J., Cotner, S., Farfan-Rios, W., Maitner, B.S., Michaletz, S.T., Telford, R.J., Enquist, B.J. & Vandvik, V. (2021) Next‐generation field courses: Integrating Open Science and online learning. Ecology & Evolution 10.1002/ece3.7009

Gya, R. & Bjune, A.E. (2021) Taking practical learning in STEM education home: examples from do-it-yourself experiments in plant biology. Ecology & Evolution 10.1002/ece3.7207

Jakobsson, S., Evju, M., Framstad, E., Imbert, A., Lyngstad, A., Sickel, H., Sverdrup-Thygeson, A., Töpper, J.P., Vandvik, V., Velle, L.G., Aarrestad, P.A. & Nybø, S. (2021) Introducing the index-based ecological condition assessment framework (IBECA). Ecological Indicators 124: 107252. 10.1016/j.ecolind.2020.107252

Jeno, L.M., Diseth, Å. & Grytnes, J.-A. (2021) Testing the METUX model in higher education: interface and task need–satisfaction predict engagement, learning, and well-being. Frontiers in Psychology 12: 631564. 10.3389/fpsyg.2021.631564

Kemppinen, J., Niittynen, P., le Roux, P.C., Momberg, M., Happonen, K., Aalto, J., Rautakoski, H., Enquist, B.J., Vandvik, V., Halbritter, A.H., Maitner, B. & Luoto, M. (2021) Consistent trait-environment relationships within and across tundra plant communities. Nature Ecology & Evolution 5: 458-467. 10.1038/s41559-021-01396-1

Klanderud, K., Meineri, E.P.F., Goldberg, D.E., Michel, P., Berge, A., Guittar, J.L. & Vandvik, V. (2021) Vital rates in early life history underlie shifts in biotic interactions along bioclimatic gradients: an experimental test of the Stress Gradient Hypothesis. Journal of Vegetation Science 32: e13006. 10.1111/jvs.13006

Lynn, J.S., Klanderud, K., Telford, R.J., Goldberg, D.E. & Vandvik, V. (2021) Macroecological context predicts species' responses to climate warming. Global Change Biology 10.1111/gcb.15532

Maliniemi, T. & Virtanen, R. (2021) Anthropogenic disturbance modifies long-term changes of boreal mountain vegetation under contemporary climate warming. Applied Vegetation Science 24: e12587. 10.1111/avsc.12587

Mathes, G.H., van Dijk, J., Kiessling, W., Steinbauer, M.J. (2021) Extinction risk controlled by interaction of long-term and short-term climate change. Nature Ecology & Evolution 5: 304-310. 10.1038/s41559-020-01377-w

Mayfield, R.J., Langdon, P.G. Doncaster, C.P., Dearing, J.A., Wang, R., Velle, G., Davies, K.L. & Brooks, S.J. (2021) Late Quaternary chironomid community structure shaped by rate and magnitude of climate change. Journal of Quaternary Science 36: 360-376. 10.1002/jqs.3301

McMichael, C.N.H., Witteveen, N.H., Scholz, S., Zweir, M., Prins, M.A., Lougheed, B.C., Mothes, P. & Gosling, W.D. (2021) 30,000 years of landscape and vegetation dynamics in a mid-elevation Andean valley. Quaternary Science Reviews 258: 106866. 10.1016/j.quascirev.2021.106866

Mottl, O., Flantua, S.G.A., Bhatta, K.P., Felde, V.A., Giesecke, Goring, S., Grimm, E.C., Haberle, S., Hooghiemstra, H., Ivory, S., Kuneš, P., Wolters, S., Seddon, A.W.R. & Williams, J.W. (2021) Global acceleration in rates of vegetation change over the past 18,000 years. Science 372: 860-864. 10.1126/science.abg1685

Mottl, O., Yombai, J., Novotný, V., Leponce, M., Weiblen, G.D. & Klimeš, P. (2021) Inter‐specific aggression generates ant mosaics in canopies of primary tropical rainforest. Oikos 10.1111/oik.08069

Münzbergová, Z., Vandvik, V. & Hadincová, V. (2021) Evolutionary rescue as a mechanism allowing a clonal grass to adapt to novel climates. Frontiers in Plant Science 12: 659479. 10.3389/fpls.2021.659479

Måren, I.E. & Sharma, L.N. (2021) Seeing the wood for the trees: carbon storage and conservation in temperate forests of the Himalaya. Forest Ecology and Management 487: 119010. 10.1016/j.foreco.2021.119010

Nogué, S., Santos, A.M.C., Birks, H.J.B. and 19 co-authors including Felde, V.A. & Steinbauer, M.J. (2021) The human dimension of biodiversity changes on islands. Science 372: 488-491. 10.1126/science.abd6706

Paus, A. (2021) Lake Heimtjønna at Dovre, mid-Norway, reveals remarkable late-glacial and Holocene sedimentary environments and the early establishment of spruce (Picea abies), alder (Alnus cf. incana), and alpine plants with present centric distributions. Quaternary International 580: 38-52. 10.1016/j.quaint.2020.09.008

Plue, J., van Calster, H., and 23 co-authors including Måren, I. & Vandvik, V. (2021) Buffering effects of soil seed banks on plant community composition in response to land use and climate. Global Ecology and Biogeography 30: 128-139. 10.1111/geb.13201

Seddon, A.W.R. (2021) Measuring components of ecological resilience in long-term ecological datasets. Biology Letters 17: 20200881. 10.1098/rsbl.2020.0881

Seddon, A.W.R., Festi, D., Nieuwkerk, M., Gya, R., Hamre, B., Krüger, L.C., Östman, S.A.H. & Robson, T.M. (2021) Pollen-chemistry variations along elevation gradients and their implications for a proxy for UV-B radiation in the plant-fossil recod. Journal of Ecology 10.1111/1365-2745.13720

Sporbert, M. & 30 co-authors including Vandvik, V. (2021) Different sets of traits explain abundance and distribution patterns of European plants at different spatial scales. Journal of Vegetation Science 32: e13016. 10.1111/jvs.13016

Thomson, E.R., Spiegel, M.P., Althuizen, I., Bass, P., Chen, S., Chmurzynski, A., Halbritter, A.H., Henn, J.J., Jónsdóttír, I.S., Klanderud, K., Li, Y., Maitner, B.S., Michaletz, S.T., Niitynen, P., Roos, R.E., Telford, R.J., Enquist, B.J., Vandvk, V., Macias Fauria, M. & Malhi, Y. (2021) Multiscale mapping of plant functional groups and plant traits in the High Arctic using field spectroscopy, UAV imagery and Sentinel-2A data. Environmental Research Letters 16: 055006. 10.1088/1748-9326/abf464

Velle, G., Skoglund, H. & Barlaup, B.T. (2021) Effects of nuisance submerged vegetation on the fauna in Norwegian rivers. Hydrobiologia 10.1007/s10750-020-04465-x

Veselá, A., Hadincová, V., Vandvik, V. & Münxbergová, Z. (2021) Maternal effects strengthen interactions of temperature and precipitation, determining seed germination of dominant alpine grass species. American Journal of Botany 108: 798-810. 10.1002/ajb2.1657

Vetaas, O.R., Shrestha, K.B. & Sharma, L.N. (2021) Changes in plant species richness after cessation of forest disturbance. Applied Vegetation Science 24: e12545. doi: 10.1111/avsc.12545

Zhang, J., Huang, X.Z., Zhang, S., Ren, X., Xiao, Y.L., Wang, J., Xiang, L.X., Xu, Q. & Birks, H.J.B. (2021) Cycles of grazing and agricultural activity during the historical period and their relationship with climatic and societal changes in northern China. Land Degradation & Development 10.1002/ldr.4007

Zhao, Y., Liang, C., Cui, Q., Qin, F., Zheng, Z., Xiao, X., Ma, C., Felde, V.A., Liu, Y., Li, Q., Zhang, Z., Herzschuh, U., Xu, Q., Wei, H., Cai, M., Cao, X., Guo, Z. & Birks, H.J.B. (2021) Temperature reconstructions for the last 1.74 Ma on the eastern Tibetan Plateau based on a novel pollen-based quantitative method. Global and Planetary Change 199: 103433. 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2021.103433