Matthias Dobbertin

Summary

Affiliation: Snow and Landscape Research
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Linking increasing drought stress to Scots pine mortality and bark beetle infestations
    Matthias Dobbertin
    Swiss Federal Research Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL, Zürcherstrasse 111, CH 8903 Birmensdorf, Switzerland
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:231-9. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The upward shift in altitude of pine mistletoe (Viscum album ssp. austriacum) in Switzerland--the result of climate warming?
    Matthias Dobbertin
    WSL Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research, Zürcherstrasse 111, 8903 Birmendsorf, Switzerland
    Int J Biometeorol 50:40-7. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Driving factors of a vegetation shift from Scots pine to pubescent oak in dry Alpine forests
    Andreas Rigling
    Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research, Zürcherstrasse 111, CH 8903, Birmensdorf, Switzerland
    Glob Chang Biol 19:229-40. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Provenance-specific growth responses to drought and air warming in three European oak species (Quercus robur, Q. petraea and Q. pubescens)
    Matthias Arend
    Swiss Federal Research Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research, Zürcherstrasse 111, Birmensdorf, Switzerland
    Tree Physiol 31:287-97. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Morphological and physiological responses of Scots pine fine roots to water supply in a dry climatic region in Switzerland
    Ivano Brunner
    Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL, Zürcherstrasse 111, CH 8903 Birmensdorf, Switzerland
    Tree Physiol 29:541-50. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Effect of irrigation on needle morphology, shoot and stem growth in a drought-exposed Pinus sylvestris forest
    Matthias Dobbertin
    Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL, Zürcherstrasse 111, CH 8903 Birmensdorf, Switzerland
    Tree Physiol 30:346-60. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Using slides to test for changes in crown defoliation assessment methods. Part I: Visual assessment of slides
    Matthias Dobbertin
    WSL, Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research, Birmensdorf, Switzerland
    Environ Monit Assess 98:295-306. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Using slides to test for changes in crown defoliation assessment methods Part II: Application of the image analysis system CROCO
    Matthias Dobbertin
    Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research, WSL, Zürcherstrasse 111, CH 8903 Birmensdorf, Switzerland
    Environ Monit Assess 102:167-78. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Mistletoe-induced crown degradation in Scots pine in a xeric environment
    Andreas Rigling
    Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research, WSL, Zürcherstrasse 111, CH 8903, Birmensdorf, Switzerland
    Tree Physiol 30:845-52. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Ecologically implausible carbon response?
    Wim de Vries
    Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Centre, PO Box 47, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Nature 451:E1-3; discussion E3-4. 2008

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Linking increasing drought stress to Scots pine mortality and bark beetle infestations
    Matthias Dobbertin
    Swiss Federal Research Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL, Zürcherstrasse 111, CH 8903 Birmensdorf, Switzerland
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:231-9. 2007
    ..Among the factors not addressed in this study, changed forest use may have also contributed to increased beetle populations and Scots pine mortality, whereas air pollution seems to be of lesser importance...
  2. ncbi request reprint The upward shift in altitude of pine mistletoe (Viscum album ssp. austriacum) in Switzerland--the result of climate warming?
    Matthias Dobbertin
    WSL Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research, Zürcherstrasse 111, 8903 Birmendsorf, Switzerland
    Int J Biometeorol 50:40-7. 2005
    ..For the predicted temperature rise by 2030, the limit for mistletoe would increase above 1,600 m altitude...
  3. doi request reprint Driving factors of a vegetation shift from Scots pine to pubescent oak in dry Alpine forests
    Andreas Rigling
    Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research, Zürcherstrasse 111, CH 8903, Birmensdorf, Switzerland
    Glob Chang Biol 19:229-40. 2013
    ..Thus, pine forests at low elevations are developing into oak forests with unknown consequences for these ecosystems and their goods and services...
  4. doi request reprint Provenance-specific growth responses to drought and air warming in three European oak species (Quercus robur, Q. petraea and Q. pubescens)
    Matthias Arend
    Swiss Federal Research Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research, Zürcherstrasse 111, Birmensdorf, Switzerland
    Tree Physiol 31:287-97. 2011
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Morphological and physiological responses of Scots pine fine roots to water supply in a dry climatic region in Switzerland
    Ivano Brunner
    Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL, Zürcherstrasse 111, CH 8903 Birmensdorf, Switzerland
    Tree Physiol 29:541-50. 2009
    ..The lack of a marked response of the fine root biomass to irrigation in the low- and high-productivity trees suggests that fine roots have a high priority for within-tree carbon allocation...
  6. doi request reprint Effect of irrigation on needle morphology, shoot and stem growth in a drought-exposed Pinus sylvestris forest
    Matthias Dobbertin
    Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL, Zürcherstrasse 111, CH 8903 Birmensdorf, Switzerland
    Tree Physiol 30:346-60. 2010
    ..A simple drought index before and during the irrigation explained most of the variation found in the parameters for both irrigated and control trees...
  7. ncbi request reprint Using slides to test for changes in crown defoliation assessment methods. Part I: Visual assessment of slides
    Matthias Dobbertin
    WSL, Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research, Birmensdorf, Switzerland
    Environ Monit Assess 98:295-306. 2004
    ..We conclude that slide series can be used to detect changes in assessment methods. However, potential observer bias calls for more objective methods of assessment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Using slides to test for changes in crown defoliation assessment methods Part II: Application of the image analysis system CROCO
    Matthias Dobbertin
    Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research, WSL, Zürcherstrasse 111, CH 8903 Birmensdorf, Switzerland
    Environ Monit Assess 102:167-78. 2005
    ..We conclude, therefore, that CROCO can be used to detect past and future changes in assessment methods without bias if poor quality photographs are avoided...
  9. doi request reprint Mistletoe-induced crown degradation in Scots pine in a xeric environment
    Andreas Rigling
    Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research, WSL, Zürcherstrasse 111, CH 8903, Birmensdorf, Switzerland
    Tree Physiol 30:845-52. 2010
    ..Therefore, pine mistletoe increases the risk of drought-induced mortality of its host when growing in a xeric environment...
  10. doi request reprint Ecologically implausible carbon response?
    Wim de Vries
    Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Centre, PO Box 47, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Nature 451:E1-3; discussion E3-4. 2008
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Detecting differences in crown transparency assessments between countries using the image analysis system CROCO
    Nobuya Mizoue
    Division of Forest Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Miyazaki University, Miyazaki, Japan
    Environ Monit Assess 89:179-95. 2003
    ....