Ecological and Environmental Change Research Group

Bhattarai, K.R. & Vetaas, O.R. 2005. Do fern and fern-allies show similar response to climatic factors along the ecological gradient in the Himalayas? Bulletin of the Department of Plant Resources 26: 24-29.

Birks, H.H., Kristensen, D.K. Dokken, T & Andersson, C. 2005. Exploratory comparisons of quantitative temperature estimates over the last deglaciation in Norway and the Norwegian Sea. American Geophysical Union, Washington, Geophysical Monograph Series 158 pp. 341-355.

Birks, H.H., Larsen, E. & Birks, H.J.B. 2005. Did tree-Betula, Pinus, and Picea survive the last glaciation along the west coast of Norway? A review of the evidence, in light of Kullman (2002). Journal of Biogeography 32: 1461-1471.

Birks, H.J.B. 2005. Fifty years of Quaternary pollen analysis in Fennoscandia. Grana 44: 1-22.

Birks, H.J.B. 2005. Mind the gap: how open were European primeval forests? Trends in Ecology and Evolution 20: 154-156.

Birks, H.J.B. & Birks, H.H. 2005. Derek Almey Ratcliffe. Plant Talk 41: 40-41.

Bjelland, T. & Ekman, S. 2005. Fungal diversity in rock beneath a crustose lichen as revealed by molecular markers. Microbial Ecology 20: 1-6.

Bjune, A.E. 2005. Holocene vegetation history and tree-line changes on a north–south transect crossing major climate gradients in southern Norway—evidence from pollen and plant macrofossils in lake sediments. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 133: 249-275.

Bjune, A.E., Bakke, J. Nesje, A. & Birks, H.J.B. 2005. Holocene mean July temperature and winter precipitation in western Norway inferred from palynological and glaciological lake-sediment proxies. The Holocene 15: 177-189.

Bjune, A.E., Mangerud, J. & Moe, D. 2005. Past grazing habitats for Svalbard reindeer indicated by the pollen content of 3300-year-old faeces from Edgeøya, Svalbard. Grana 44: 45-50.

Dalton, C., Birks, H.J.B. Brooks, S.J., Cameron N.G., Evershed, R.P., Peglar, S.M., Scott, J.A. & Thompson, R. 2005. A multi-proxy study of lake-development in response to catchment changes during the Holocene at Lochnagar, north-east Scotland. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 221: 175-201.

Ferrar-Castán, D. & Vetaas, O.R. 2005. Pteridophyte richness, climate, and topography in the Iberian Peninsula: comparing spatial and non-spatial models of richness patterns. Global Ecology and Biogeography 14: 155-165.

Gjerde, I., Sætersdal, M., Rolstad, J., Storaunet, K.O., Blom, H.H., Gundersen, V. & Heegaard, E. 2005. Productivity-diversity relationships for plants, bryophytes, lichens, and polyphore fungi in six northern forest landscapes. Ecography 28: 705-720.

Hald, M., Andersson, C. Ebbesen, H., Jansen, E., Klitgaard-Kristensen, D., Risebrobakken, B., Salomonsen, G.R., Serjup, H.P. & Telford, R.J. 2005. Havtemperatur utenfor norskekysten de siste 12000 år. Cicerone 3: 20-21.

Hatteland, B.A., Hauge, E., Kirkendall, L.R. & Solhøy T. 2005. Species assemblages of ground beetles (Coleoptera, Carabidae) in a coastal area of North Trøndelag, Central Norway. Norwegian Journal of Entomology 52: 49-56.

Hatteland, B.A., Hauge, E., Kirkendall, L.R. & Solhøy, T. 2005. Diversity and habitat preferences of ground beetles (Coleoptera, Carabidae) in a coastal area of North Trøndelag, central Norway. Proceedings of the 11th European Carabidologists Meeting – DIAS, København, Danmark. 125-135.

Heegaard, E., Birks, H.J.B. & Telford, R.J. 2005. Relationships between calibrated ages and depth in stratigraphical sequences: an estimation procedure by mixed-effect regression. The Holocene 15: 612-618. DOI: 10.0091/0959683605hl836rr

Heinrichs M.L., Peglar, S.M. Bigler, C., & Birks, H.J.B. 2005. A multi-proxy palaeoecological study of Alanen Laanijarvi, a boreal-forest lake in Swedish Lapland. Boreas 34: 192-206.

Herzschuh, U., Zhang, C. Mischke, S., Herzschuh, R., Mohammadi, F., Mingram, B., Kürschner, H. & Riedel F. 2005. A Late Quaternary lake record from the Qilian Mountains (NW China): evolution of the primary production and the water depth reconstructed from macrofossil, pollen, biomarker, and isotope data. Global and Planetary Change 46: 361-379.

Högstedt, G., Seldal, T. & Breistøl, A. 2005. Period length in cyclic animal populations. Ecology 86: 373-378.

Holmstad, P.R., Hudson, P.J. Vandvik, V. & Skorping, A. 2005. Can parasites synchronise the population fluctuations of sympatric tetraonids? - examinings some minimum conditions. Oikos 109: 429-434.

Jing, S., Solhøy, T. Wang, H.F., Vollon, T.I. & Xu, R.M. 2005. Differences in soil arthropod communities along a high altitude gradient at Shergyla Mountain, Tibet, China. Arctic, Antarctic & Alpine Research 37: 261-266.

Kaland, P.E. & Brekke, N.G. 2005. Lyngheisenteret Lygra: Drifts- og organisasjonsplan. Lyngheisenteret Lygra 40 pp.

Lamb, A.L., Leng, M.J. Sloane, H.J. & Telford, R.J. 2005. A comparison of the palaeoclimatic signals from diatom oxygen isotope ratios and carbonate oxygen isotope ratios from a low latitude crater lake. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 223: 290-302.

Matthews, J.A., Berrisford, M.S. Dresser, P.Q., Nesje, A., Dahl, S.O., Bjune, A.E., Bakke, J., Birks, H.J.B., Lie, Ø., Dumayne-Peaty, L. & Barnett, C. 2005. Holocene glacier history of Bjørnbreen and climatic reconstruction in central Jotunheimen, Norway, based on proximal glaciofluvial stream-bank mires. Quaternary Science Reviews 24: 67-90. DOI: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2004.07.003

Mischke, S., Herzschuh, U. Zhang, C., Bloemendal, J. & Riedel, F. 2005. A Late Quaternary lake record from the Qilian Mountains (NW China): lake level and salinity changes inferred from sediment properties and ostracod assemblages. Global and Planetary Change 46: 337-359.

Mong, C.E. & Moe, B. 2005. Mildevatnets historie og økologi. Årringen (Arboret of Botanisk Hage, Milde) 9: 4-20.

Murray, C.W. & Birks, H.J.B. 2005. The Botanist in Skye and Adjacent Islands. Prabost & Bergen. 136 pp.

Måren, I.E. & Ekelund, K. 2005. Einstape - hvordan bekjempe den i kulturlandskapet. Blyttia 63(3) 147-155.

Måren, I.E., Ekelund, K., & Vandvik, V. 2005. Einstape i det vestnorske kystlandskapet, problem eller bagatell? Naturen 129 (2): 67-76.

Nesje, A., Jansen, E. Birks, H.J.B., Bjune, A.E., Bakke, J., Andersson, C., Dahl, S.O., Kristensen, D.K., Lauritzen, S.-E., Lie, Ø., Risebrobakken, B. & Svendsen, J.-I. 2005. Holocene climate variability in the northern North Atlantic region: A review of terrestrial and marine evidence. American Geophysical Union, Washington, Geophysical Monograph Series 158 pp. 289-322.

Newton, A.J., Metcalfe, S.E. Davies, S.J., Cook, G., Barker, P. & Telford, R.J. 2005. Late Quaternary volcanic record from lakes of Michoacán, central Mexico. Quaternary Science Reviews 24: 91-104. DOI: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2004.07.008

Shakya, K. M. & Baniya, C. B. 2005. Lichen species distribution through ordination at Phulchwoki. Nepal Journal of Plant Sciences 1: 120-123.

Skartveit, J., Pommeresche, R., & Solhøy, T. 2005. Notes on uncommon beetles (Coleoptera) collected during a survey in Hardanger, western Norway. Norwegian Journal of Entomology 51: 151-158.

Smol, J., Wolfe, A.P. Birks, H.J.B. & 23 others 2005. Climate-driven regime shifts in the biological communities of arctic lakes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 102: 4397-4402. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0500245102

Solovieva, N., Jones, V.J. Nazarova, L., Brooks, S.J., Birks, H.J.B., Grytnes, J.-A., Appleby, P., Kauppila, T., Kondratenok, B., Renberg, I. & Ponomarev, V. 2005. Palaeolimnological evidence for recent climatic change in lakes from the northern Urals, arctic Russia. Journal of Paleolimnology 33: 463-482. DOI: 10.1007/s10933-005-0811-3

Telford, R.J. & Birks, H.J.B. 2005. The secret assumption of transfer functions: problems with spatial autocorrelation in evaluating model performance. Quaternary Science Reviews 24: 2173-2179. DOI: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2005.05.001

Thompson, D. & Birks, H.J.B. 2005. Derek A. Ratcliffe (1929-2005). Bulletin of the Brtish Ecological Society 36(3): 10-11.

Thompson, D. & Birks, H.J.B. 2005. Derek A. Ratcliffe 1929-2005. British Wildlife 16: 410-412.

Totland, O., Grytnes, J.-A., Heegaard, E. 2005. Willow canopies and plant community structure along an alpine environmental gradient. Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research 36: 428-435.

Vandvik, V. 2005. Balansen i naturen? HUBRO 12: 28-29.

Vandvik, V. & Goldberg, D.E. 2005. Distinguishing the roles of dispersal in diversity maintenance and in diversity limitation. Folia Geobotanica 40: 45-52.

Vandvik, V., Heegaard, E. Måren, I.E., & Aarrestad, P.A. 2005. Managing heterogeneity: the importance of grazing and environmental variation on post-fire succession in heathlands. Journal of Applied Ecology 42: 139-149.

Velle, G., Brooks, S.J. Birks, H.J.B. & Willassen, E. 2005. Chironomids as a tool for inferring Holocene climate: an assessment based on six sites in southern Scandinavia. Quaternary Science Reviews 24: 1429-1462. DOI: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2004.10.010

Velle, G., Larsen, J. Eide, W., Peglar, S.M. & Birks, H.J.B. 2005. Holocene environmental history and climate of Råtåsjøen, a low-alpine lake in south-central Norway. Journal of Paleolimnology 33: 129-153.