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A timber truck fully loaded with logs drives over a very simple wooden bridge in a forest.
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A timber truck fully loaded with logs drives over a very simple wooden bridge in a forest.
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WF Forestry

Peer-reviewed articles of Richard Fischer

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    Fischer R, Lippe M, Dolom P, Kanungwe Kalaba F, Tamayo F, Torres B (2023) Effectiveness of policy instrument mixes for forest conservation in the tropics - stakeholder perceptions from Ecuador, the Philippines and Zambia. Land Use Pol 127:106546, DOI:10.1016/j.landusepol.2023.106546

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    Ferrer Velasco R, Lippe M, Fischer R, Torres B, Tamayo F, Kanungwe Kalaba F, Kaoma H, Bugayong L, Günter S (2023) Reconciling policy instruments with drivers of deforestation and forest degradation : cross-scale analysis of stakeholder perceptions in tropical countries. Sci Rep 13:2180, DOI:10.1038/s41598-023-29417-y

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    Sarker PK, Fischer R, Tamayo F, Torres Navarrete B, Günter S (2022) Analyzing forest policy mixes based on the coherence of policies and the consistency of legislative policy instruments: A case study from Ecuador. Forest Pol Econ 144:102838, DOI:10.1016/j.forpol.2022.102838

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    Fischer R, Karcher DB (2022) Tropical deforestation: Does researchers' direct engagement with decision makers yield more policy impact and what are trade-offs with scientific independence? Forest Pol Econ 141:102759, DOI:10.1016/j.forpol.2022.102759

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    Fischer R, Tamayo Cordero F, Ojeda Luna T, Ferrer Velasco R, DeDecker M, Torres B, Giessen L, Günter S (2021) Interplay of governance elements and their effects on deforestation in tropical landscapes: Quantitative insights from Ecuador. World Dev 148:105665, DOI:10.1016/j.worlddev.2021.105665

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    Nansikombi H, Fischer R, Ferrer Velasco R, Lippe M, Kanungwe Kalaba F, Kabwe G, Günter S (2020) Can de facto governance influence deforestation drivers in the Zambian Miombo? Forest Pol Econ 120:102309, DOI:10.1016/j.forpol.2020.102309

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    Torres B, Fischer R, Vargas JC, Lajones A, Günter S (2020) Cooperación científica para enfrentar la deforestación tropical: perspectivas políticas del proyecto LaForeT en Ecuador. Serie de publicaciones misceláneas del INABIO 15:14-22

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    Torres B, Fischer R, Vargas JC, Günter S (eds) (2020) Deforestación en paisajes forestales tropicales del Ecuador: bases científicas para perspectivas políticas. Puyo: Universidad Estatal Amazónica ; Instituto Johann Heinrich von Thünen, 172 p, Serie de publicaciones misceláneas del INABIO 15

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    Nansikombi H, Fischer R, Kabwe G, Günter S (2020) Exploring patterns of forest governance quality: Insights from forest frontier communities in Zambia´s Miombo ecoregion. Land Use Pol 99:104866, DOI:10.1016/j.landusepol.2020.104866

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    Fischer R (2020) Functional interrelations of governance elements and their effects on tropical deforestation - combining qualitative and quantitative approaches. Göttingen: Univ Göttingen, Fakultät für Forstwissenschaften und Waldökologie, 175 p, Göttingen, Univ, Fakultät für Forstwissenschaften und Waldökologie, Diss

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    Fischer R, Giessen L, Günter S (2020) Governance effects on deforestation in the tropics: A review of the evidence. Environ Sci Pol 105:84-101, DOI:10.1016/j.envsci.2019.12.007

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    Eguiguren P, Fischer R, Günter S (2019) Degradation of ecosystem services and deforestation in landscapes with and without incentive-based forest conservation in the ecuadorian amazon. Forests 10:442, DOI:10.3390/f10050442

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    Han Q, Wang T, Jiang Y, Fischer R, Li C (2018) Phenological variation decreased carbon uptake in European forests during 1999-2013. Forest Ecol Manag 427:45-51, DOI:10.1016/j.foreco.2018.05.062

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    Fischer R, Hargita Y, Günter S (2016) Insights from the ground level? A content analysis review of multi-national REDD+ studies since 2010. Forest Pol Econ 66(1):47-56, DOI:10.1016/j.forpol.2015.11.003

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    Fleck S, Cools N, De Vos B, Meesenburg H, Fischer R (2016) The level II aggregated forest soil condition database links soil physicochemical and hydraulic properties with long-term observations of forest condition in Europe. Ann Forest Sci 73(4):945-957, DOI:10.1007/s13595-016-0571-4

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    Waldner P, Thimonier A, Graf Pannatier E, Etzold S, Schmitt M, Marchetto A, Rautio P, Derome K, Nieminen TM, Nevalainen S, Lindroos A-J, Merilä P, Kindermann G, Neumann M, Fischer R, Fleck S, Sanders TGM, Michel AK, Iost S, Lorenz K, et al (2015) Exceedance of critical loads and of critical limits impact tree nutrition across Europe. Ann Forest Sci 72(7):929-939, DOI:10.1007/s13595-015-0489-2

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    Seidling W, Travaglini D, Meyer P, Waldner P, Fischer R, Granke O, Chirici G, Corona P (2014) Dead wood and stand structure - relationships for forest plots across Europe. iForest 7: 269-281, DOI:10.3832/ifor1057-007

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    Giordani P, Calatayud V, Stofer S, Seidling W, Granke O, Fischer R (2014) Detecting the nitrogen critical loads on European forests by means of epiphytic lichens : a signal-to-noise evaluation. Forest Ecol Manag 311(1):29-40, DOI:10.1016/j.foreco.2013.05.048

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    Waldner P, Marchetto A, Thimonier A, Schmitt M, Rogora M, Granke O, Mues V, Hansen K, Pihl-Karlsson G, Zlindra D, Clarke N, Verstraeten A, Lazdins A, Schimming CG, Iacoban C, Lindroos A-J, Vanguelova EI, Fischer U, Seidling W, Fischer R, et al (2014) Detection of temporal trends in atmospheric deposition of inorganic nitrogen and sulphate to forests in Europe. Atmos Environ 95:363-374, DOI:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2014.06.054

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    Suz LM, Barsoum N, Benham S, Dietrich HP, Fetzer KD, Fischer R, García P, Gehrman J, Kristöfel F, Manninger M, Neagu S, Nicolas M, Oldenburger J, Raspe S, Sánchez G, Schröck HW, Schubert A, Verheyen K, Verstraeten A, Bidartondo MI (2014) Environmental drivers of ectomycorrhizal communities in Europe’s temperate oak forests. Mol Ecol 23(22):5628-5644, DOI:10.1111/mec.12947

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    Veresoglou SD, Penuelas J, Fischer R, Rautio P, Sardans J, Merilä P, Tabakovic-Tosic M, Rillig MC (2014) Exploring continental-scale stand health - N : P ratio relationships for European forests. New Phytol 202(2):422-430, DOI:10.1111/nph.12665

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    De Marco A, Proietti C, Cionni I, Fischer R, Screpanti A, Vitale M (2014) Future impacts of nitrogen deposition and climate change scenarios on forest crown defoliation. Environ Pollut 194:171-180, DOI:10.1016/j.envpol.2014.07.027

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    Carriero G, Tuovinen JP, Clarke N, Matteucci G, Matyssek R, Wieser G, Mikkelsen TN, Fischer R, Cudlin P, Serengil Y, Boscaleri F, Calfapietra C, Feng Z, Paoletti E (2014) Latest achievements on climate change and forest interactions in a polluted environment. Open J Forestry 4:197-207, DOI:10.4236/ojf.2014.43026

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    Vitale M, Proietti C, Cionni I, Fischer R, De Marco A (2014) Random forests analysis: a useful tool for defining the relative importance of environmental conditions on crown defoliation. Water Air Soil Pollut 225(May):1992, DOI:10.1007/s11270-014-1992-z

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    Danielewska A, Clarke N, Olejnik J, Hansen K, de Vries W, Lundin L, Tuovinen JP, Fischer R, Urbaniak M, Paoletti E (2013) A meta-database comparison from various European research and monitoring networks dedicated to forest sites. iForest(6):1-9, DOI:10.3832/ifor0751-006

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    Danielewska A, Paoletti E, Clarke N, Olejnik J, Urbaniak M, Baran M, Siedlecki P, Hansen K, Lundin L, de Vries W, Mikkelsen TN, Dillen S, Fischer R (2013) Towards integration of research and monitoring at forest ecosystems in Europe. Forest Syst 22(3):535-545, DOI:10.5424/fs/2013223-03675

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    Clarke N, Fischer R, de Vries W, Lundin L, Papale D, Vesala T, Merilä P, Matteucci G, Simpson D, Paoletti E (2011) Availability, accessibility, quality and comparability of monitoring data for European forests for use in air pollution and climate change science. iForest(4):162-166, DOI:10.3832/ifor0582-004

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    Fischer R, Aas W, de Vries W, Clarke N, Cudlin P, Leaver D, Lundin L, Matteucci G, Matyssek R, Mikkelsen TN, Mirtl M, Öztürk Y, Papale D, Potocic N, Simpson D, Tuovinen JP, Vesala T, Wieser G, Paoletti E (2011) Towards a transnational system of supersites for forest monitoring and research in Europe - an overview on present state and future recommendations. iForest(4):167-171, DOI:10.3832/ifor0584-004

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    Fischer R, Granke O, Chirici G, Meyer P, Seidling W, Stofer S, Corona P, Marchetti M, Travaglini D (2009) Background, main results and conclusions from a test phase for biodiversity assessments on intensive forest monitoring plots in Europe. iForest 2:67-74, DOI:10.3832/ifor0493-002

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    Seidling W, Fischer R (2008) Deviances from expected Ellenberg indicator values for nitrogen are related to N throughfall deposition in forests. Ecol Indic 8(5):639-646

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    Seidling W, Fischer R, Granke O (2008) Relationships between forest floor vegetation on ICP Forests monitoring plots in Europe and basic variables in soil and nitrogen deposition. Int J Environ Stud 65(3):311-322

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    Seidling W, Fischer R, Granke O (2008) Relationships between forest floor vegetation on ICP forests monitoring plots in Europe and basic variables in soil and nitrogen deposition. Int J Environ Stud 65(3):309-320, DOI:10.1080/00207230701862538

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    Fischer R, Mues V, Ulrich E, Becher G, Lorenz M (2007) Monitoring of atmospheric deposition in European forests and an overview on its implication on forest condition. Appl Geochem 22(6):1129-1139, DOI:10.1016/j.apgeochem.2007.03.004

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    Andrienko G, Andrienko N, Fischer R, Mues V, Schuck A (2006) Reactions to geovisualization : an experience from a European project. Int J Geogr Inf Sci 20(10):1149-1171, DOI:10.1080/13658810600816524

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