Christer Nilsson

Summary

Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Fragmentation and flow regulation of the world's large river systems
    Christer Nilsson
    Landscape Ecology Group, Department of Ecology and Environmental Science, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Science 308:405-8. 2005
  2. doi request reprint The role of hydrochory in structuring riparian and wetland vegetation
    Christer Nilsson
    Landscape Ecology Group, Department of Ecology and Environmental Science, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 85:837-58. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint High resilience of bryophyte assemblages in streamside compared to upland forests
    Mats Dynesius
    Landscape Ecology Group, Department of Ecology and Environmental Science, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Ecology 90:1042-54. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Slope aspect modifies community responses to clear-cutting in boreal forests
    Marcus Aström
    Landscape Ecology Group, Department of Ecology and Environmental Science, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Ecology 88:749-58. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Restoration of rivers used for timber floating: effects on riparian plant diversity
    James M Helfield
    Landscape Ecology Group, Department of Ecology and Environmental Science, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Ecol Appl 17:840-51. 2007
  6. pmc Future climate change will favour non-specialist mammals in the (sub)arctics
    Anouschka R Hof
    Landscape Ecology Group, Department of Ecology and Environmental Science, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 7:e52574. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Basic principles and ecological consequences of changing water regimes: riparian plant communities
    Christer Nilsson
    Landscape Ecology Group, Department of Ecology and Environmental Science, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Environ Manage 30:468-80. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Building resilience and adaptation to manage Arctic change
    F Stuart Chapin
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks 99775, USA
    Ambio 35:198-202. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Influence of woody debris on channel structure in old growth and managed forest streams in central Sweden
    Niklas Dahlstrom
    Department of Natural and Environmental Sciences, Mid Sweden University, SE 851 70 Sundsvall, Sweden
    Environ Manage 33:376-84. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Legitimizing fluvial ecosystems as users of water: an overview
    Robert J Naiman
    School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, Box 355020, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Environ Manage 30:455-67. 2002

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Fragmentation and flow regulation of the world's large river systems
    Christer Nilsson
    Landscape Ecology Group, Department of Ecology and Environmental Science, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Science 308:405-8. 2005
    ..In view of projected changes in climate and water resource use, these findings can be used to identify ecological risks associated with further impacts on large river systems...
  2. doi request reprint The role of hydrochory in structuring riparian and wetland vegetation
    Christer Nilsson
    Landscape Ecology Group, Department of Ecology and Environmental Science, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 85:837-58. 2010
    ..Climate change may alter the role of hydrochory by modifying the hydrology of water-bodies as well as conditions for propagule release and plant colonization...
  3. ncbi request reprint High resilience of bryophyte assemblages in streamside compared to upland forests
    Mats Dynesius
    Landscape Ecology Group, Department of Ecology and Environmental Science, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Ecology 90:1042-54. 2009
    ..We also suggest that rapid recovery in the short term does not necessarily imply higher long-term ability to return to the pre-disturbance state...
  4. ncbi request reprint Slope aspect modifies community responses to clear-cutting in boreal forests
    Marcus Aström
    Landscape Ecology Group, Department of Ecology and Environmental Science, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Ecology 88:749-58. 2007
    ..The smaller changes in bryophyte communities on north-facing slopes in response to clear-cutting have implications for ecosystem dynamics and management as high local survival may enhance landscape-level resilience...
  5. ncbi request reprint Restoration of rivers used for timber floating: effects on riparian plant diversity
    James M Helfield
    Landscape Ecology Group, Department of Ecology and Environmental Science, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Ecol Appl 17:840-51. 2007
    ..Given that riparian ecosystems tend to support a disproportionate share of regional species pools, these findings have potentially broad implications for biodiversity conservation at regional or landscape scales...
  6. pmc Future climate change will favour non-specialist mammals in the (sub)arctics
    Anouschka R Hof
    Landscape Ecology Group, Department of Ecology and Environmental Science, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 7:e52574. 2012
    ..Such impacts of future changes in species communities should receive more attention in literature...
  7. ncbi request reprint Basic principles and ecological consequences of changing water regimes: riparian plant communities
    Christer Nilsson
    Landscape Ecology Group, Department of Ecology and Environmental Science, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    Environ Manage 30:468-80. 2002
    ..Finally, it requires information about how effects of hydrologic alterations vary between different types of riparian systems and with the location within the watershed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Building resilience and adaptation to manage Arctic change
    F Stuart Chapin
    Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks 99775, USA
    Ambio 35:198-202. 2006
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  9. ncbi request reprint Influence of woody debris on channel structure in old growth and managed forest streams in central Sweden
    Niklas Dahlstrom
    Department of Natural and Environmental Sciences, Mid Sweden University, SE 851 70 Sundsvall, Sweden
    Environ Manage 33:376-84. 2004
    ..The management implications of this study are that the wood quantity in streams in managed forests would need to be increased if management of streams will target more pristine conditions...
  10. ncbi request reprint Legitimizing fluvial ecosystems as users of water: an overview
    Robert J Naiman
    School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, Box 355020, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Environ Manage 30:455-67. 2002
    ..Additionally, forecasting the ecological consequences of changing water regimes is a fundamental challenge for science, especially as environmental issues related to fresh waters escalate in the next two to three decades...