Etzold S, Ferretti M, Reinds G J, Solberg S, Gessler A, Waldner P, Schaub M, Simpson D, Benham S, Hansen K, Ingerslev M, Jonard M, Karlsson P E, Lindroos A-J, Marchetto A, Manninger M, Meesenburg H, Merilä P, Nöjd P, Rautio P, Sanders T G M, Seidling W, Skudnik M, Thimonier A, Verstraeten A, Vesterdal L, Vejpustkova M, de Vries W, 2020:
Nitrogen deposition is the most important environmental driver of growth of pure, even-aged and managed European forests. Forest Ecology and Management, 458: 117762. [
>>> ] [https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foreco.2019.117762] [abstract]


De Frenne P, Zellweger F, Rodríguez-Sánchez F, Scheffers B R, Hylander K, Luoto M, Vellend M, Verheyen K, Lenoir J, 2019:
Global buffering of temperatures under forest canopies. Nature Ecology & Evolution, 3 (5): 744-749. [
>>> ] [10.1038/s41559-] [abstract]
Kosonen Z, Schnyder E, Hiltbrunner E, Thimonier A, Schmitt M, Seitler E, Thöni L, 2019:
Current atmospheric nitrogen deposition still exceeds critical loads for sensitive, semi-natural ecosystems in Switzerland. Atmospheric Environment, 211: 214-225. [
>>> ] [10.1016/j.atmosenv.2019.05.005] [abstract]
Thimonier A, Kosonen Z, Braun S, Rihm B, Schleppi P, Schmitt M, Seitler E, Waldner P, Thöni L, 2019:
Total deposition of nitrogen in Swiss forests: Comparison of assessment methods and evaluation of changes over two decades. Atmospheric Environment, 198: 335-350. [
>>> ] [10.1016/j.atmosenv.2018.10.051] [abstract]


BAFU, 2018:
Deposition von Luftschadstoffen in der Schweiz. Moosanalysen 1990-2015. Umwelt-Zustand Nr. 1818, Bundesamt für Umwelt134.
Kosonen Z, Thimonier A, Schnyder E, Thöni L, 2018:
Nitrogen concentration in moss compared with N load in precipitation and with total N deposition in Switzerland. Environmental Pollution, 239: 169-178. [
>>> ] [10.1016/j.envpol.2018.03.063] [abstract]
Pisek J, Buddenbaum H, Camacho F, Hill J, Jensen J L R, Lange H, Liu Z, Piayda A, Qu Y, Roupsard O, Serbin S P, Solberg S, Sonnentag O, Thimonier A, Vuolo F, 2018:
Data synergy between leaf area index and clumping index Earth Observation products using photon recollision probability theory. Remote Sensing of Environment, 215: 1-6. [
>>> ] [https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2018.05.026] [abstract]
Rebetez M, von Arx G, Gessler A, Graf Pannatier E, Innes J L, Jakob P, Jetel M, Kube M, Nötzli M, Schaub M, Schmitt M, Sutter F, Thimonier A, Waldner P, Haeni M, 2018:
Meteorological data series from Swiss long-term forest ecosystem research plots since 1997. Annals of Forest Science, 75 (2): 41. [
>>> ] [10.1007/s13595-018-0709-7] [abstract]


Baltensweiler A, Walthert L, Ginzler C, Sutter F, Purves R S, Hanewinkel M, 2017:
Terrestrial laser scanning improves digital elevation models and topsoil pH modelling in regions with complex topography and dense vegetation. Environmental Modelling & Software, 95: 13-21. [
>>> ] [10.1016/j.envsoft.2017.05.009] [abstract]
Cailleret M, Jansen S, Robert E M R, Desoto L, Aakala T, Antos J A, Beikircher B, Bigler C, Bugmann H, Caccianiga M, Cada V, Camarero J J, Cherubini P, Cochard H, Coyea M R, Cufar K, Das A J, Davi H, Delzon S, Dorman M, Gea-Izquierdo G, Gillner S, Haavik L J, Hartmann H, Heres A-M, Hultine K R, Janda P, Kane J M, Kharuk V I, Kitzberger T, Klein T, Kramer K, Lens F, Levanic T, Linares Calderon J C, Lloret F, Lobo-Do-Vale R, Lombardi F, López Rodríguez R, Mäkinen H, Mayr S, Mészáros I, Metsaranta J M, Minunno F, Oberhuber W, Papadopoulos A, Peltoniemi M, Petritan A M, Rohner B, Sangüesa-Barreda G, Sarris D, Smith J M, Stan A B, Sterck F, Stojanovic D B, Suarez M L, Svoboda M, Tognetti R, Torres-Ruiz J M, Trotsiuk V, Villalba R, Vodde F, Westwood A R, Wyckoff P H, Zafirov N, Martínez-Vilalta J, 2017:
A synthesis of radial growth patterns preceding tree mortality. Global Change Biology, 23 (4): 1675-1690. [
>>> ] [10.1111/gcb.13535] [abstract]


Davies J A C, Tipping E, Rowe E C, Boy J F, Graf Pannatier E, Martinsen V, 2016:
Long-term P weathering and recent N deposition control contemporary plant-soil C, N and P. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 30 (2): 231-249. [
10.1002/2015GB005167] [abstract]
Millhäusler A, Anderwald P, Haeni M, Haller R M, 2016:
Publicity, economics and weather – Changes in visitor numbers to a European National Park over 8 years. Journal of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism, 16: 50-57. [
>>> ] [10.1016/j.jort.2016.09.005] [abstract]
Tomlinson G, Buchmann N, Siegwolf R, Weber P, Thimonier A, Graf Pannatier E, Schmitt M, Schaub M, Waldner P, 2016:
Can tree-ring δ15N be used as a proxy for foliar δ15N in European beech and Norway spruce?. Trees - Structure and Function, 30: 627–638. [
>>> ] [10.1007/s00468-015-1305-1] [abstract]
van der Voort T S, Hagedorn F, McIntyre C, Zell C, Walthert L, Schleppi P, Feng X, Eglinton T I, 2016:
Variability in 14C contents of soil organic matter at the plot and regional scale across climatic and geologic gradients. Biogeosciences, 13 (11): 3427-3439. [
>>> ] [10.5194/bg-13-3427-2016] [abstract]


Jetel M, Schneiter G, 2015:
Handbuch zum Projekt QuaLMet Qualitätsmanagement LWF-Meteodaten. Birmensdorf, Eidg. Forschungsanstalt WSL45. [
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Etzold S, Waldner P, Thimonier A, Schmitt M, Dobbertin M, 2014:
Tree growth in Swiss forests between 1995 and 2010 in relation to climate and stand conditions: Recent disturbances matter. Forest Ecology and Management, 311: 41-55. [
10.1016/j.foreco.2013.05.040] [abstract]
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 Ecology and Management, 311: 29-40. [
>>> ] [10.1016/j.foreco.2013.05.048] [abstract]
Lenggenhager A, 2014:
Modellierung der Bodenacidität mit terrestrischen LiDAR Daten im Alptal. 30.04.2014, Zürich, Geographisches Institut der Universität Zürich83.
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 - Biogeosciences and Forestry, 7: 269-281. [
10.3832/ifor1057-007] [abstract]


Brunner I, Sperisen C, 2013:
Aluminium exclusion and aluminium tolerance in woody plants. Frontiers in Plant Science, 4: 172. [
>>> ] [10.3389/fpls.2013.00172] [abstract]
Walthert L, Graf Pannatier E, Meier E S, 2013:
Shortage of nutrients and excess of toxic elements in soils limit the distribution of soil-sensitive tree species in temperate forests. Forest Ecology and Management, 297: 94-107. [
10.1016/j.foreco.2013.02.008] [abstract]
von Arx G, Dobbertin M, Rebetez M, 2013:
Detecting and correcting sensor drifts in long-term weather data. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 185: 4483-4489. [
10.1007/s10661-012-2831-6] [abstract]
von Arx G, Graf Pannatier E, Thimonier A, Rebetez M, 2013:
Microclimate in forests with varying leaf area index and soil moisture: potential implications for seedling establishment in a changing climate. Journal of Ecology, 101: 1201-1213. [
10.1111/1365-2745.12121] [abstract]


Dobbertin M, Hug C, Walthert L, 2012:
Waldzustand in der Schweiz: Erfassung, Entwicklung und Einflussfaktoren. Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Forstwesen, 163 (9): 331-342. [
10.3188/szf.2012.0331] [abstract]
Thimonier A, Graf Pannatier E, Schmitt M, Waldner P, Schleppi P, Braun S, 2012:
Dépôts atmosphériques azotés et leurs effets en forêt: un bilan des sites d observation à long terme. Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Forstwesen, 163 (9): 343-354. [
10.3188/szf.2012.0343] [abstract]
Weggler K, Dobbertin M, Jüngling E, Kaufmann E, Thürig E, 2012:
Dead wood volume to dead wood carbon: the issue of conversion factors. European Journal of Forest Research, 131 (5): 1423-1438. [
10.1007/s10342-012-0610-0] [abstract]
von Arx G, Dobbertin M, Rebetez M, 2012:
Spatio-temporal effects of forest canopy on understory microclimate in a long-term experiment in Switzerland. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 166–167: 144-155. [
>>> ] [10.1016/j.agrformet.2012.07.018] [abstract]


Ferrez J, Davison AC, Rebetez M, 2011:
Extreme temperature analysis under forest cover compared to an open field. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 151 (7): 992-1001. [
>>> ] [10.1016/j.agrformet.2011.03.005] [abstract]
Harmens H, Norris DA, Cooper DM, Mills G, Steinnes E, Kubin E, Thöni L, Aboal JR, Alber R, Carballeira A, Coşkun M, De Temmerman L, Frolova M, González-Miqueo L, Jeran Z, Leblond S, Liiv S, Maňkovská B, Pesch R, Poikolainen J, Rühling Å Santamaria JM, Simončič P, Schröder W, Suchara I, Yurukova L, Zechmeister HG, 2011:
Nitrogen concentrations in mosses indicate the spatial distribution of atmospheric nitrogen deposition in Europe. Environmental Pollution, 159 (10): 2852-2860. [
>>> ] [10.1016/j.envpol.2011.04.041] [abstract]
Köhl M, San-Miguel-Ayanz J, Cools N, de Vos B, Fischer R, Camia A, Granke O, Hiederer R, Lorenz M, Montanarella L, Mues V, Nagel H-D, Poker J, Scheuschner T, Schlutow A, 2011:
Maintenance of Forest Ecosystem Health and Vitality. State of Europe s forests: status and trends in sustainable forest management in Europe29-49. [
>>> ]
Renaud V, Innes JL, Dobbertin M, Rebetez M, 2011:
Comparison between open-site and below-canopy climatic conditions in Switzerland for different types of forests over 10 years (1998-2007). Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 105: 119–127. [
10.1007/s00704-010-0361-0] [abstract]
Rieder SR, Brunner I, Horvat M, Jacobs A, Frey B, 2011:
Accumulation of mercury and methylmercury by mushrooms and earthworms from forest soils. Environmental Pollution, 159 (10): 2861-2869. [
>>> ] [10.1016/j.envpol.2011.04.040] [abstract]
Schleppi P, Thimonier A, Walthert L, 2011:
Estimating leaf area index of mature temperate forests using regressions on site and vegetation data. Forest Ecology and Management, 261 (3): 601-610. [
10.1016/j.foreco.2010.11.013 ] [abstract]
Thimonier A, Kull P, Keller W, Moser B, Wohlgemuth T, 2011:
Ground vegetation monitoring in Swiss forests: comparison of survey methods and implications for trend assessments. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 174: 47-63. [
10.1007/s10661-010-1759-y ] [abstract]


Obrist M, Duelli P, 2010:
Rapid biodiversity assessment of arthropods for monitoring average local species richness and related ecosystem services. Biodiversity and Conservation, 19 (8): 2201-2220. [
10.1007/s10531-010-9832-y] [abstract]
Thimonier A, Graf Pannatier E, Schmitt M, Waldner P, Walthert L, Schleppi P, Dobbertin M, Kräuchi N, 2010:
Does exceeding the critical loads for nitrogen alter nitrate leaching, the nutrient status of trees and their crown condition at Swiss Long-term Forest Ecosystem Research (LWF) sites?. European Journal of Forest Research, 129 (3): 443-461. [
10.1007/s10342-009-0328-9 ] [abstract]
Thimonier A, Sedivy I, Schleppi P, 2010:
Estimating leaf area index in different types of mature forest stands in Switzerland: a comparison of methods. European Journal of Forest Research, 129 (4): 543-562. [
10.1007/s10342-009-0353-8 ]
van Dobben H, de Vries W, 2010:
Relation between forest vegetation, atmospheric deposition and site conditions at regional and European scales. Environmental Pollution, 158 (3): 921-933. [
10.1016/j.envpol.2009.09.015] [abstract]


Dobbertin M, Hug C, Waldner P, 2009:
Kronenverlichtung, Sterberaten und Wachstum in Langzeitstudien - Welche Indikatoren beschreiben den Waldzustand am besten?. In: Forum für Wissen 2009, Langzeitforschung für eine nachhaltige Waldnutzung, Eidg. Forschungsanstalt für Wald, Schnee und Landschaft (WSL)7-20. [
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Renaud V, Rebetez M, 2009:
Comparison between open-site and below-canopy climatic conditions in Switzerland during the exceptionally hot summer of 2003. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 149 (5): 873-880. [
>>> ] [10.1016/j.agrformet.2008.11.006] [abstract]
Waldner P, Schmitt M, Schaub M, Graf Pannatier E, Thimonier A, 2009:
Stickstoffeintrag und Ozonbelastung im Schweizer Wald aus der Sicht der Langfristigen Waldökosystem-Forschung. In: Forum für Wissen 2009, Langzeitforschung für eine nachhaltige Waldnutzung, Eidg. Forschungsanstalt für Wald, Schnee und Landschaft (WSL)113-124. [
>>> ] [abstract]


Blaser P, Graf Pannatier E, Walthert L, 2008:
The base saturation in acidified Swiss forest soils on calcareous and non-calcareous parent material - A pH-base saturation anomaly. Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science , 171: 155-16. [
10.1002/jpln.200625213] [abstract]
Blaser P, Walthert L, Graf Pannatier E, 2008:
The sensitivity of Swiss forest soils to acidification and the risk of aluminum toxicity. Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science, 171 (4): 605-612. [
10.1002/jpln.200700185] [abstract]
Blaser P, Walthert L, Zimmermann S, Graf Pannatier E, Luster J, 2008:
Classification schemes for the acidity, base saturation, and acidification status of forest soils in Switzerland. Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science, 171 (2): 163-170. [
10.1002/jpln.200700008] [abstract]
Ernst G, Zimmermann S, Christie P, Frey B, 2008:
Mercury, cadmium and lead concentrations in different ecophysiological groups of earthworms in forest soils. Environmental Pollution, 156: 1304-1313. [
>>> ] [10.1016/j.envpol.2008.03.002] [abstract]
Mosello R, Amoriello T, Benham S, Clarke N, Derome J, Derome K, Genouw G, Koenig N, Orru A, Tartari G, Thimonier A, Ulrich E, Lindroos AJ, 2008:
Validation of chemical analyses of atmospheric deposition on forested sites in Europe: 2. DOC concentration as an estimator of the organic ion charge. Journal of Limnology, 67 (1): 1-14. [
>>> ] [abstract]
Thimonier A, Schmitt M, Waldner P, Schleppi P, 2008:
Seasonality of the Na/Cl ratio in precipitation and implications of canopy leaching in validating chemical analyses of throughfall samples. Atmospheric Environment, 42 (40): 9106-9117. [
>>> ] [10.1016/j.atmosenv.2008.09.007] [abstract]


Graf Pannatier E, Dobbertin M, Schmitt M, Thimonier A, Waldner P, 2007:
Effects of the drought 2003 on forests in Swiss Level II plots. In: J. Eichhorn (ed.) Forests in a Changing Environment. Results of 20 years ICP Forests Monitoring, October 25-28, 2006, Göttingen, Germany, Schriften aus der Forstlichen Fakultät der Universität Göttingen und der Nordwestdeutschen Forstlichen Versuchsanstalt, 142: 128-135.
Schleppi P, Conedera M, Sedivy I, Thimonier A, 2007:
Correcting non-linearity and slope effects in the estimation of the leaf area index of forests from hemispherical photographs. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 144: 236-242. [
>>> ] [10.1016/j.agrformet.2007.02.004] [abstract]
Thimonier A, Schmitt M, Graf Pannatier E, Schaub M, Waldner P, 2007:
Atmospheric deposition and ozone levels in Swiss forests: Are critical values exceeded?. In: J. Eichhorn (ed.) Forests in a Changing Environment. Results of 20 years ICP Forests Monitoring, October 25-28, 2006, Göttingen, Germany, Schriften aus der Forstlichen Fakultät der Universität Göttingen und der Nordwestdeutschen Forstlichen Versuchsanstalt, 142: 164-169.
Thornton PE, Zimmermann NE, 2007:
An improved canopy integration scheme for a land surface model with prognostic canopy structure. Journal of Climate, 20 (15): 3902-3923. [
>>> ] [10.1175/JCLI4222.1 ] [abstract]
Waldner M, 2007:
Untersuchung des Zusammenhangs der Nährstoffgehalte in den Blättern und Nadeln von Bäumen und den Nährstoffgehalte im Boden auf 16 Flächen der Schweiz. , Hochschule Wädenswil, Zürcher Fachhochschule32.
Waldner P, Schaub M, Graf Pannatier E, Schmitt M, Thimonier A, Walthert L, 2007:
Atmospheric deposition and ozone levels in Swiss forests: Are critical values exceeded?. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 128: 5-17. [
10.1007/s10661-006-9411-6] [abstract]


Rogora M, Mosello R, Arisci S, Brizzio M, Barbieri A, Balestrini R, Waldner P, Schmitt M, Stähli M, Thimonier A, Kalina M, Puxbaum H, Nickus U, Ulrich E, Probst A, 2006:
An overview of atmospheric deposition chemistry over the Alps: Present status and long-term trends. Hydrobiologia, 562: 17-40. [
10.1007/s10750-005-1803-z ] [abstract]


Schmitt M, Thöni L, Waldner P, Thimonier A, 2005:
Total deposition of nitrogen on Swiss long-term forest ecosystem research (LWF) plots: comparison of the throughfall and the inferential method. Atmospheric Environment, 39 (6): 1079-1091. [
10.1016/j.atmosenv.2004.09.075] [abstract]
Thimonier A, Schmitt M, Waldner P, Rihm B, 2005:
Atmospheric deposition on Swiss Long-term Forest Ecosystem Research (LWF) plots. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 104: 81-118. [
10.1007/s10661-005-1605-9] [abstract]
Wehren B, 2005:
Entwicklung und Anwendung eines hydrologischen Modells des Spissibaches (Leissigen, Berner Oberland) unter Verwendung des Modellsystems PREVAH. Bern, Unversität Bern139.


Morsdorf F, Meier E, Kötz B, Itten KI, Dobbertin M, Allgöwer B, 2004:
LIDAR-based geometric reconstruction of boreal type forest stands at single tree level for forest and wildland fire management. Remote Sensing of Environment, 92 (3): 353-362. [
Thöni L, Brang P, Braun S, Seitler E, Rihm B, 2004:
Ammonia monitoring in Switzerland with passive samplers: Patterns, determinants and comparison with modelled concentrations. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 98: 93-107. [
10.1023/B:EMAS.0000038181.99603.6e] [abstract]


Brunner I, Brodbeck S, Walthert L, 2002:
Fine root chemistry, starch concentration, and vitality of subalpine conifer forests in relation to soil pH. Forest Ecology and Management, 165: 75-84. [
10.1016/S0378-1127(01)00633-8] [abstract]
Döring M, 2002:
Ecological Assessment of Springs and Spring Brooks in the Swiss National Park: Combining Fieldwork with Geodesy (GPS/Tachymetry) and GIS. Dübendorf, EAWAG65.


Dobbertin M, Baltensweiler A, Rigling D, 2001:
Tree mortality in an unmanaged mountain pine (Pinus mugo var. uncinata) stand in the Swiss National Park impacted by root rot fungi. Forest Ecology and Management, 145: 79-89. [
10.1016/S0378-1127(00)00576-4] [abstract]
Thimonier A, Schmitt M, Cherubini P, Kräuchi N, 2001:
Monitoring the Swiss forest: building a research platform. In: T. Anfodillo, V. Carraro (ed.) Monitoraggio ambientale: metodologie ed applicazioni. Atti del XXXVIII Corso di Cultura in Ecologia, 2001, 121-134.


Bretz Guby NA, Dobbertin M, 1996:
Quantitative estimates of coarse woody debris and standing dead trees in selected Swiss forests. Global Ecology and Biogeography Letters, 5 (6): 327-341. [