Department: ZEF C


Mendoza-Carranza, M., Sepúlveda-Lozada, A., Dias-Ferreira, C., Geissen, V..  2016.  Distribution and bioconcentration of heavy metals in a tropical aquatic food web: A case study of a tropical estuarine lagoon in SE Mexico.  Environmental Pollution, 210   : 155-165   .
Mohr, A., Beuchelt, T., Schneider, R. and D. Virchow..  2016.  Solving Trade-Offs Between Food Security and Biomass Use: Rights-Based Food Security Criteria for Biomass Sustainability Standards and Certifications. Biomass & Bioenergy.  Biomass & Bioenergy, 89   : 133-145   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Mohr, A., T. Beuchelt, R. Schneider and D. Virchow.  2016.  Food security criteria for voluntary biomass sustainability standards and certifications.  Biomass and Bioenergy, : Doi:10.1016/j.biombioe.2016.02.019   .
Mponela P., L Tamene, G Ndengu, R Magreta, J Kihara, N Mango.  2016.  Determinants of integrated soil fertility management technologies adoption by smallholder farmers in the Chinyanja Triangle of Southern Africa.  Land Use Policy, 59   : 38-48   . Further Information
Noulekoun F., E. Birhane, S. Chude, A. Zenebe.  2016.  Characterization of Faidherbia albida (Del.) A. Chev. population in agroforestry parklands in the highlands of Northern Ethiopia: impact of conservation, environmental factors and human disturbances.  Agroforestry Systems, : 1-13   . Further Information
Noulekoun F., S. Chude, A. Zenebe and E. Birhane.  2016.  Climate Change Impacts on Faidherbia albida (Delile) A. Chev. Distribution in Dry Lands of Ethiopia.  African Journal of Ecology, . Further Information
Nurbekov A, Akramkhanov A, Kassam A,Sydyk D, Ziyadullaev Z, Lamers JPA.  2016.  Conservation Agriculture for combating land degradation in Central Asia: a synthesis..  AIMS Agriculture and Food, 1(2)   : 144-156   . (Open Access)  
Oyerinde G., D. Wisser, F. Hountondji, A.J. Odofin, A.E. Lawin, A. Afouda and B. Bernd Diekkrüger.  2016.  Quantifying Uncertainties in Modeling Climate Change Impacts on Hydropower Production.  Climate, 34   : DOI: 10.3390/cli4030034   . Further Information
Oyiga, B. C, R.C, Sharma, J. Shen, M. Baum, F.C. Ogbonnaya, J. Léon, and A. Ballvora.  2016.  Identification and Characterization of Salt Tolerance of Wheat Germplasm Using a Multivariable Screening Approach.  Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science, 6 (202)   : 472–485   . Further Information
Rabebel I, Diekkrüger, B., Voigt H. and B. Neuwirth.  2016.  Comparing ∆Tmax Determination Approaches for Granier-Based Sapflow Estimations.  Sensors, 16 (12)   : 2042, DOI:10.3390/s16122042   .
Reynaud, A., D. Lanzanova, A. de Roo, M. B. Milovanovic.  2016.  Informing water policies with a residential water demand: The case of Serbia.  European Journal of Comparative Economics, 13 (2)   : 247-266   .
Ro, S., M. Becker and G. Manske.  2016.  Effect of phosphorus management in rice-mungbean rotations on sandy soils of Cambodia.  Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science, DOI: 10.1002/jpln.201600043   . Further Information
Rozas-Vasquez, D., Fürst, C., Geneletti, D., Muñoz, F..  2016.  Multi-actor understanding of the integration of ecosystem services in strategic environmental assessment for spatial planning.  Environmental impact assessment review ,   : 12   .
Sanogo K, Gebrekirstos A, Bayala J, Villamor GB, Kalinganire A, Dodiomon S.  2016.  Potential of dendrochronology in assessing carbon sequestration rates of Vitellaria paradoxa in southern Mali, West Africa.  Dendrochronologia, 40   : 26-35   .
Sanogo, K, Binam, J, Bayala, J, Villamor, GB, Kalinganire, A, and Dodiomon, S.  2016.  Farmers’ perceptions of climate change impacts on ecosystem services delivery of parklands in southern Mali.  Agroforestry Systems, : DOI: 10.1007/s10457-016-9933-z   .
Sekyi-Annan, E., E. Nti Acheampong, N. Ozor.  2016.  Modeling the impact of climate variability on crops in sub-Saharan Africa.  In: Mukhtar Ahmed, Claudio O. Stockle (eds.): Quantification of climate variability, adaptation and mitigation for agricultural sustainability. <a href="" target="_blank"></a>.   39-70. 
Shumo, M..  2016.  Black Soldier Fly: A Bio Tool for Converting Food Waste into Livestock Feed.  Solutions, 7 (4)   : 36-39   .
Su Y, Hammond J, Villamor GB, Grumbine RE, Xu J, Hyde K, Pagella T, Sujakhu NM, Ma X.  2016.  Tourism leads to wealth but increased vulnerability: a double-edged sword in Lijiang, South-West China.  Water International, 41(5)   : 682-697   . Further Information
Sylla M.B., N. Elguindi, F. Giorgi and D. Wisser.  2016.  Projected robust shift of climate zones over West Africa in response to anthropogenic climate change for the late 21st century.  Climatic Change, 134 (1-2)   : 241-253   .
Tamene L., P Mponela, GW Sileshi, J Chen, JE Tondoh.  2016.  Spatial variation in tree density and estimated aboveground carbon stocks in Southern Africa.  Forests, 7(3)   : 1-19   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Tesfahunegna, G.B., L. Tamene, P.L.G. Vlek.  2016.  Assessing soil properties and landforms in the Mai-Negus Catchment, Northern Ethiopia.  Pedosphere, 26 (5)   : 745-759   .
Velmurugan, A., Swarnam, T.P., Ambast, S.K., Kumar, N.  2016.  Managing waterlogging and soil salinity with a permanent raised bed and furrow system in coastal lowlands of humid tropics.  Agricultural Water Management, 168   : 58-67   . Further Information
Villamor, G.B. and Badmos, B.K.  2016.  Grazing game: a learning tool for adaptive management in response to climate variability in semi-arid areas of Ghana.  Ecology and Society, 21(1)   : 39   . (Open Access)   Download [PDF]
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Villamor, GB and van Noordwijk, M.  2016.  Gender specific land-use decisions and implications for ecosystem services in semi-matrilineal Sumatra.  Global Environmental Change, 39   : 69-80   . Further Information
Virchow, D., Beuchelt, T., Kuhn, A. and M. Denich.  2016.  Biomass-Based Value Webs: A Novel Perspective for Emerging Bioeconomies in Sub-Saharan Africa.  In: Franz W. Gatzweiler and Joachim von Braun (eds.): Technological and Institutional Innovations for Marginalized Smallholders in Agricultural Development. Springer.   225-238.  (Open Acess)  Download [PDF | 223.90KB]
Wiersberg T., D. Callo-Concha and F. Ewert.  2016.  Pitfall or Priority Drift? Participatory Tree Domestication Programs: The Case of Agroforestry in the Peruvian Amazon.  Journal of Sustainable Forestry, DOI:10.1080/10549811.2016.1213641   . Further Information
Wu, C.-C. and Tsai H.-M.  2016.  Capacity building for tourism development in a nested social-ecological system - A case study of the South Penghu Archipelago Marine National Park, Taiwan.  Ocean & Coastal Management, 123   : 66-73   .
Yang, H, Villamor, GB, Su, Y, Wang, M and Xu, J.  2016.  Land-use response to drought scenarios and water policy intervention in Lijiang, SW China.  Land Use Policy, 57(30)   : 377-387   .
Yet B, Constantinou A, Fenton N, Neil M, Luedeling E, Shepherd K.  2016.  A Bayesian Network framework for project cost, benefit and risk analysis with an agricultural development case study.  Expert Systems with Applications, 60   : 141-151   . Further Information
Yira Y., Diekkrüger B., Steup G., Bossa A. Y..  2016.  Modeling land use change impacts on water resources in a tropical West African catchment (Dano, Burkina Faso).  Journal of Hydrology, 537   : 187-199   . Further Information
Zhang J., G. Manske, P.Q. Zhou, B. Tischbein and M. Becker.  2016.  Factors influencing farmers’ decisions on nitrogen fertilizer application in the Liangzihu Lake basin, Central China.  Environment Development and Sustainability, DOI:10.1007/s10668-016-9765   . Further Information


Affognon, H., Mutungi, C., Sanginga, P. & C. Borgemeister.  2015.  Unpacking postharvest losses in sub-Saharan Africa: A meta-analysis.  World Development, 66   : 49-68   .
Aleza, K., Villamor, G.B., Wala, K, Dourma, M., Atakpama, W., Batawila, K., Akpagana, K.  2015.  Woody species diversity of Vitellaria paradoxa C.F. Gaertn traditional agroforests under different land management regimes in Atacora district (Benin, West Africa).  International Journal of Biodiversity and Conservation, 7(4)   : 245-256   .
Aleza, K., Wala, K., Bayala, J., Villamor, G.B., Dourma, M., Atakpama, W., Akpagana, K.  2015.  Population structure and regeneration status of Vitellaria Paradoxa (C. F. Gaertner) under different land management regimes in Atacora department, Benin.  Agroforestry Systems, 89(3)   : 511-523   .
Amadou M. L., Villamor, G.B., Attua, E.M., and Traore, S.B.  2015.  Comparing Farmers’ Perception of Climate Change and Variability with Historical Climate Data in the Upper East Region of Ghana.  Ghana Journal of Geography, 7(1)   : 47-74   . (Open Access)  
Araya A, Hoogenboom G, Luedeling E, Hadgu KM, Kisekka I, Martorano LG.  2015.  Assessment of maize growth and yield using crop models under present and future climate in southwestern Ethiopia.  Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 214-215   : 252-265   .
Awan, U.K., Tischbein, B., Martius, C.  2015.  Simulating groundwater dynamics using feflow-3d groundwater model under complex irrigation and drainage network of dryland ecosystems of central asia.  Irrigation and Drainage, 64 (2)   : 283-296   .
Awan, U.K., Tischbein, B., Martius, M.  2015.  Simulating Groundwater Dynamics Using Feflow-3D Groundwater Model Under Complex Irrigation and Drainage Network of Dryland Ecosystems of Central Asia.  Irrigation and Drainage, 64 (2)   : 283-296   .
Badmos, B., Agodzo, S., Villamor, G.B., Odai, S.  2015.  An approach for simulating soil loss from an agro-ecosystem using multi-agent simulation: a case study for semi-arid Ghana.  Land, 4(3)   : 607-626   . (Open Access)  
Badmos, B.K., G.B. Villamor, S.K. Agodzo and S. N Odai.  2015.  Heterogeneous farm household perception about climate change: a case study of semi-arid region of Ghana.  The International Journal of Climate Change: Impacts and Responses, 7 (3)   : 67-79   .