Sustainability and Climate Change Publications  

These pages contain the publications by researchers who have been working for the Sustainability and Climate Change Programme at the time of the publication. The names of EFI staff are in bold.

The publications have been categorised under the sub-pages according to the following:

Selected highlights:

Evolution of drivers of deforestation and forest degradation in the Congo Basin forests: exploring possible policy options to address forest loss

Tegegne, Y.T., Lindner, M., Fobissie, K. and Kanninen, M. 2016. Land Use Policy 312–324. doi:10.1016/j.landusepol.2015.11.024

Sustainability impact assessment for local energy supplies’ development – The case of the alpine area of Lake Como, Italy

Martire, S., Tuomasjukka, D., Lindner, M., Fitzgerald, J. and Castellani, V. 2015. Biomass and Bioenergy 83: 60–76. doi: 10.1016/j.biombioe.2015.08.020

Mapping wood production in European forests

Verkerk, P.J., Levers, C., Kuemmerle, T., Lindner, M., Valbuena, R., Verburg, P.H., Zudin, S. 2015. Forest Ecology and Management, 357: 228-238. doi: 10.1016/j.foreco.2015.08.007

Climate Change and European Forests: What do we know, what are the uncertainties, and what are the implications for forest management?

Lindner, M., Fitzgerald, J.B., Zimmermann, N.E., Reyer, C., Delzon, S., van der Maaten, E., Schelhaas, M.-J., Lasch, P., Eggers, J., van der Maaten-Theunissen, M., Suckow, F., Psomas, A., Poulter, B. and Hanewinkel, M. 2014. Journal of Environmental Management 146: 69–83. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2014.07.030.

Increasing forest disturbances in Europe and their impact on carbon storage

Seidl, R., Schelhaas, M.-J., Rammer, W., Verkerk, P.J., 2014. Nature Climate Change 4, 806-810. ( manuscript) doi: 10.1038/nclimate2318

First signs of carbon sink saturation in European forest biomass

Nabuurs, G.-J., Lindner, M., Verkerk, P.J., Gunia, K., Deda, P., Michalak, R., Grassi, G., 2013. Nature Climate Change 3, 792–796. doi:10.1038/nclimate1853

Sustainability impact assessment on the production and use of different wood and fossil fuels used for energy production in North Karelia, Finland

den Herder, M., Kolström, M., Lindner, M., Suominen, T., Tuomasjukka, D. and Pekkanen, M., 2012. Energies 5: 4870–4891. doi:10.3390/en5114870

Climate change impacts, adaptive capacity, and vulnerability of European forest ecosystems

Lindner, M., Maroschek, M., Netherer, S., et al., 2010. Forest Ecology and Management, 259, 698-709. doi:10.1016/j.foreco.2009.09.023