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Mediterranean wetlands – their current state and ways to improve their conservation

Mediterranean wetlands – their current state and ways to improve their conservation

The recent report entitled “Mapping and assessment of the state of wetland ecosystems: a Mediterranean perspective” led by ETC-UMA, in the frame of the Mediterranean Biodiversity Protection Community initiative co-funded by the EU Interreg Mediterranean programme, is the result of ...
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ETC-UMA issues new report on the impacts of litter on Mediterranean marine species

ETC-UMA issues new report on the impacts of litter on Mediterranean marine species

On the occasion of the workshop organized by IUCN and Région Sud in collaboration with its CPMR partner, the ETC-UMA Director, Dania Abdul Malak is presenting today 1 April 2022 a highlight on the wide range of actions required to ...
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The role of healthy wetlands in fighting climate change

The role of healthy wetlands in fighting climate change

The new report developed by the ETC-UMA (University of Malaga), as partner of the European Topic Centre on Urban, Land and Soil Systems (ETC/ULS) has shed light on the role of healthy wetland habitats in the carbon cycle and the ...
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A Mediterranean snapshot on what we have and how to protect it

A Mediterranean snapshot on what we have and how to protect it

The report on the State of the Environment and Development in the Mediterranean (SoED) published in November 2020 warns that the Mediterranean basin is facing escalating environmental and developmental challenges: warming 20% faster than other regions, with 78% of fishing stocks subject ...
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Mapping and Assessment of Ecosystems and their Services: An EU ecosystem assessment

Mapping and Assessment of Ecosystems and their Services: An EU ecosystem assessment

This report presents an ecosystem assessment covering the total land area of the EU as well as the EU marine regions. The assessment is carried out by Joint Research Centre, European Environment Agency, DG Environment, and the European Topic Centres ...
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MedBioLitter: an open database on marine litter and biodiversity science

MedBioLitter: an open database on marine litter and biodiversity science

An open database and spatial geoportal on current scientific knowledge related to marine litter and biodiversity interactions in the Mediterranean region ...
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Journal Articles

Mapping forest condition in Europe: Methodological developments in support to forest biodiversity assessments

Marín, A. I.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Bastrup-Birk, A.; Chirici, G.; Barbati, A.; Kleeschulte, S.

Mapping forest condition in Europe: Methodological developments in support to forest biodiversity assessments Journal Article

In: Ecological Indicators, vol. 128, 2021.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Biodiversity, Conservation and management, Ecosystem, Environmental conservation, Forest

Potential contribution of OECMs to international area-based conservation targets in a biodiversity rich country, Spain

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Sánchez-Espinosa, A.; Abdul-Malak, D.

Potential contribution of OECMs to international area-based conservation targets in a biodiversity rich country, Spain Journal Article

In: Journal for Nature Conservation, vol. 62, 2021.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Biodiversity, Conservation and management, Ecosystem, Environmental conservation, Marine protected areas, Protected areas

Are protected areas good for the human species? Effects of protected areas on rural depopulation in Spain

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Larrubia, R.; Sinoga, J. D.

Are protected areas good for the human species? Effects of protected areas on rural depopulation in Spain Journal Article

In: Science of The Total Environment, vol. 763, 2021.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Ecosystem services, Environmental conservation, Marine protected areas, Protected areas

Groundwater vulnerability to pollution in karst aquifers, considering key challenges and considerations: application to the Ubrique springs in southern Spain

Marín, A. I.; Rodríguez, J. F. Martín; Barberá, J. A.; Fernández-Ortega, J.; Mudarra, M.; Sánchez, D.; Andreo, B.

Groundwater vulnerability to pollution in karst aquifers, considering key challenges and considerations: application to the Ubrique springs in southern Spain Journal Article

In: Hydrogeology Journal, 2021.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Groundwater

Copernicus Knowledge and innovation hubs

Riedler, B.; Lang, S.; Zeil, P.; Miguel-Lago, M.; Schröder, C.; Politi-Stergiou, N.; Kerschbaumer, M.; Tramutoli, V.; Tzouvaras, M.

Copernicus Knowledge and innovation hubs Journal Article

In: The International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, vol. XLIII-B5-2020, pp. 35-42, 2020.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Geotechnology

The Status of Coastal Benthic Ecosystems in the Mediterranean Sea: Evidence From Ecological Indicators

Bevilacqua, S.; Katsanevakis, S.; Micheli, F.; Sala, E.; Rilov, G.; Sarà, G.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Abdulla, A.; Gerovasileiou, V.; Gissi, E.; Mazaris, A. D.; Pipitone, C.; Sini, M.; Stelzenmüller, V.; Terlizzi, A.; Todorova, V.; Fraschetti, S.

The Status of Coastal Benthic Ecosystems in the Mediterranean Sea: Evidence From Ecological Indicators Journal Article

In: Frontiers in Marine Science, 2020.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Ecosystem, Environmental conservation, Mediterranean sea

Assessing the environmental effectiveness of the Spanish Marine Reserve Network using remote sensing

Merkohasanaj, M.; Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; García-Martínez, M. C.; Vargas-Yáñez, M.; Abdul-Malak, D.

Assessing the environmental effectiveness of the Spanish Marine Reserve Network using remote sensing Journal Article

In: Ecological Indicators, vol. 107, 2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Marine protected areas, Protected areas, SOSTPARK

Land use and land cover mapping in wetlands one step closer to the ground: Sentinel-2 versus Landsat 8

Sánchez-Espinosa, A.; Schröder, C.

Land use and land cover mapping in wetlands one step closer to the ground: Sentinel-2 versus Landsat 8 Journal Article

In: Journal of Environmental Management, vol. 247, pp. 484-498, 2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Geotechnology, Land and soil, SWOS, Wetlands

Wetland extent tools for SDG 6.6.1 reporting from the Satellite-based Wetland Observation Service (SWOS)

Weise, K.; Höfer, R.; Franke, J.; Guelmami, A.; Simonson, W.; Muro, J.; O'Connor, B.; Strauch, A.; Flink, S.; Eberle, J.; Mino, E.; Thulin, S.; Philipson, P.; van Valkengoed, E.; Truckenbrodt, J.; Zander, F.; Sánchez-Espinosa, A.; Schröder, C.; Thinfeld, F.; Fitoka, E.; Scott, E.; Ling, M.; Schwarz, M.; Kunz, I.; Thürmer, G.; Plasmeijer, A.; Hilarides, L.

Wetland extent tools for SDG 6.6.1 reporting from the Satellite-based Wetland Observation Service (SWOS) Journal Article

In: Remote Sensing of Environment, vol. 247, 2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Climate Change, Conservation and management, Environmental conservation, SWOS, Wetlands

Indicators for mapping and assessment of ecosystem condition and of the ecosystem service habitat maintenance in support of the EU Biodiversity Strategy to 2020

Hatziiordanou, L.; Fitoka, E.; Hadjicharalampous, E.; Votsi, N. E.; Palaskas, D.; Abdul-Malak, D.

Indicators for mapping and assessment of ecosystem condition and of the ecosystem service habitat maintenance in support of the EU Biodiversity Strategy to 2020 Journal Article

In: One Ecosystem, vol. 4, no. e32704, 2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Biodiversity, Climate Change, Conservation and management, Ecosystem services, Forest, Land and soil, Pressures, Wetlands

Social and economic sustainability of multiple-use marine protected areas in Spain: A mixed methods, multi-scale study

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Merkohasanaj, M.; López, I.

Social and economic sustainability of multiple-use marine protected areas in Spain: A mixed methods, multi-scale study Journal Article

In: Ocean & Coastal Management, vol. 171, pp. 47-55, 2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Marine protected areas, Protected areas, SOSTPARK

Bridging the research-management gap in environmental conservation: A case study from Andalusia, southern Spain

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Schröder, C.; McGlade, K.; Pascual, D.

Bridging the research-management gap in environmental conservation: A case study from Andalusia, southern Spain Journal Article

In: SDRP Journal of Earth Sciences & Environmental Studies, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 579-588, 2019, ISBN: 2472-6397 .

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Environmental conservation, Protected areas, SOSTPARK

Socioeconomic effects of protected areas in Spain across spatial scales and protection levels

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; López, I.

Socioeconomic effects of protected areas in Spain across spatial scales and protection levels Journal Article

In: Ambio, vol. 49, pp. 258–270, 2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Environmental conservation, Protected areas, SOSTPARK

Effect of protected area networks at reducing land development across inland and coastal areas and climatic condictions of a rapidly developing country, Spain

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Sebastiao, J.; Tierra, A. R. Salvo

Effect of protected area networks at reducing land development across inland and coastal areas and climatic condictions of a rapidly developing country, Spain Journal Article

In: Land Degradation & Development , vol. 30, no. 8, pp. 991-1005, 2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Environmental conservation, Protected areas, SOSTPARK

Analysing subtle threats to conservation: a nineteen year assessment of fragmentation and isolation of Spanish protected areas

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Martínez-Vega, J.

Analysing subtle threats to conservation: a nineteen year assessment of fragmentation and isolation of Spanish protected areas Journal Article

In: Landscape and Urban Planning, vol. 185, pp. 107-116, 2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Environmental conservation, Protected areas, SOSTPARK

A twenty year GIS-based assessment of environmental sustainability of land use changes in and around protected areas of a fast developing country: Spain

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Martínez-Vega, J.; Echavarría, P.

A twenty year GIS-based assessment of environmental sustainability of land use changes in and around protected areas of a fast developing country: Spain Journal Article

In: International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, vol. 74, pp. 169-179, 2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Environmental conservation, Protected areas, SOSTPARK

	Effects of Legal Designation and Management of a Multiple-Use Protected Area on Local Sustainability

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; López, I.

Effects of Legal Designation and Management of a Multiple-Use Protected Area on Local Sustainability Journal Article

In: Sustainability , vol. 10, no. 9, pp. 3176, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Environmental conservation, Protected areas, SOSTPARK

Effect of legal protection and management of protected areas at preventing land development: a Spanish case study

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Martínez-Vega, J. (Ed.)

Effect of legal protection and management of protected areas at preventing land development: a Spanish case study Journal Article

In: Regional Environmental Change, vol. 18, pp. 2483-2494, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Environmental conservation, Protected areas, SOSTPARK

Protected area effectiveness against land development in Spain

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Martínez-Vega, J.

Protected area effectiveness against land development in Spain Journal Article

In: Journal of Environmental Management, vol. 215, pp. 345-357, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Environmental conservation, Protected areas, SOSTPARK

Representation and protection of the threatened biodiversity by the largest Spanish regional network of protected areas

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Martínez-Vega, J.

Representation and protection of the threatened biodiversity by the largest Spanish regional network of protected areas Journal Article

In: Endangered Species Research, vol. 35, pp. 125-139, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Biodiversity, Conservation and management, Ecosystem services, Pressures, Protected areas, SOSTPARK

Rapid assessment of protection and ecological effectiveness of the Spanish Fishing Reserve Network

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.

Rapid assessment of protection and ecological effectiveness of the Spanish Fishing Reserve Network Journal Article

In: Marine Policy, vol. 90, pp. 29-36, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Environmental conservation, Marine protected areas, Mediterranean sea, SOSTPARK

A multi-method approach for groundwater resource assessment in coastal carbonate (karst) aquifers: the case study of Sierra Almijara (southern Spain)

Andreo, B.; Barberá, J. A.; Mudarra, M.; Marín, A. I.; García-Orellana, J.; Rodellas, V.; Pérez, I.

A multi-method approach for groundwater resource assessment in coastal carbonate (karst) aquifers: the case study of Sierra Almijara (southern Spain) Journal Article

In: Hydrogeology Journal, vol. 26, no. 1, pp. 41-56, 2018, ISSN: 1431-2174.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Groundwater

Practical solutions for bottlenecks in ecosystem services mapping

Palomo, I.

Practical solutions for bottlenecks in ecosystem services mapping Journal Article

In: One Ecosystem, vol. 3, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Ecosystem services, Geotechnology, Land and soil

Assessing recent environmental sustainability in the Spanish network of National Parks and their statutory peripheral areas

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Martínez-Vega, J.

Assessing recent environmental sustainability in the Spanish network of National Parks and their statutory peripheral areas Journal Article

In: Applied Geography, vol. 89, pp. 22-31, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Environmental conservation, Protected areas, SOSTPARK

Assessing soil biodiversity potentials in Europe

Aksoy, E.; Louwagie, G.; Gardi, C.; Gregor, M.; Schröder, C.; Löhnertz, M.

Assessing soil biodiversity potentials in Europe Journal Article

In: Science of The Total Environment, vol. 589, pp. 236-249, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Biodiversity, Conservation and management, Land and soil, Soil functions

Assessing and analysing the impact of land take pressures on arable land

Aksoy, E.; Gregor, M.; Schröder, C.; Löhnertz, M.; Louwagie, G.

Assessing and analysing the impact of land take pressures on arable land Journal Article

In: Solid Earth, no. 8, pp. 683-695, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Land and soil, Pressures

Achieving Blue Growth through maritime spatial planning: Offshore wind energy optimization and biodiversity conservation in Spain

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Soukissian, T.; Sánchez-Espinosa, A.

Achieving Blue Growth through maritime spatial planning: Offshore wind energy optimization and biodiversity conservation in Spain Journal Article

In: Marine Policy, vol. 73, pp. 8-14, 2016.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Biodiversity, Blue Growth, Climate Change, Conservation and management, Pressures

Marine protected area design patterns in the Mediterranean Sea: Implications for conservation

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Rodríguez, J.; Blanco, J María; Abdul-Malak, D.

Marine protected area design patterns in the Mediterranean Sea: Implications for conservation Journal Article

In: Marine Pollution Bulletin , vol. 110, no. 1, 2016.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Marine protected areas, Mediterranean sea, Protected areas

Development and testing of a new framework for rapidly assessing legal and managerial protection afforded by marine protected areas: Mediterranean Sea case study

Rodriguez-Rodriguez, D.; J. Rodriguez,; Abdul-Malak, D.

Development and testing of a new framework for rapidly assessing legal and managerial protection afforded by marine protected areas: Mediterranean Sea case study Journal Article

In: Journal of Environmental Management, vol. 167, pp. 29-37, 2016.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Marine protected areas, Mediterranean sea, Protected areas

Marine protected areas and fisheries restricted areas in the Mediterranean: Assessing "actual" marine biodiversity protection coverage at multiple scales

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Rodríguez, J.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Hernandez, P.

Marine protected areas and fisheries restricted areas in the Mediterranean: Assessing "actual" marine biodiversity protection coverage at multiple scales Journal Article

In: Marine Policy, vol. 64, pp. 24-30, 2016.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Marine protected areas, Mediterranean sea, Protected areas

An indicator framework for assessing ecosystem services in support of the EU Biodiversity Strategy to 2020

Maes, J.

An indicator framework for assessing ecosystem services in support of the EU Biodiversity Strategy to 2020 Journal Article

In: Ecosystem Services, vol. 17, pp. 14-23, 2016.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Biodiversity, Conservation and management, Ecosystem services, Forest, Wetlands

Marine protected areas and fisheries restricted areas in the Mediterranean: assessing “actual” marine biodiversity protection coverage at multiple scales

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Rodríguez, J.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Nastasi, A.; Hernández, P.

Marine protected areas and fisheries restricted areas in the Mediterranean: assessing “actual” marine biodiversity protection coverage at multiple scales Journal Article

In: Marine Policy, vol. 64, pp. 24-30, 2016.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Marine protected areas, Mediterranean sea, Protected areas

Development and testing of a new framework for rapidly assessing legal and managerial protection afforded by marine protected areas: Mediterranean Sea case study

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Rodríguez, J.; Abdul-Malak, D.

Development and testing of a new framework for rapidly assessing legal and managerial protection afforded by marine protected areas: Mediterranean Sea case study Journal Article

In: Journal of Environmental Management, vol. 167, pp. 29-37, 2016.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Marine protected areas, Mediterranean sea, Protected areas

Cumulative pressures and low protection: a concerning blend for Mediterranean MPAs

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Sánchez-Espinosa, A.; Schröder, C.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Rodríguez, J.

Cumulative pressures and low protection: a concerning blend for Mediterranean MPAs Journal Article

In: Marine Pollution Bulletin, vol. 101, pp. 288-295, 2015.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Climate Change, Marine protected areas, Mediterranean sea, Pressures

Vulnerability mapping and protection zoning of karst springs. Validation by multitracer tests

Marín, A. I.; Andreo, B.; Mudarra, M.

Vulnerability mapping and protection zoning of karst springs. Validation by multitracer tests Journal Article

In: Science of The Total Environment, vol. 532, pp. 435-446, 2015.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Groundwater, Pressures

Preliminary proposal of a guideline to delineate the protection zones of karts springs In Groundwater vulnerability -from scientific concept to practical application

Marín, A. I.; Andreo, B.

Preliminary proposal of a guideline to delineate the protection zones of karts springs In Groundwater vulnerability -from scientific concept to practical application Journal Article

In: Ustron, pp. 52, 2015, (Not available online).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Groundwater, Pressures

Fire Recurrence and the Dynamics

Abdul-Malak, D.; Pausa, J. G.; Pardo-Pascual, J. E.; Ruiz, L. A.

Fire Recurrence and the Dynamics Journal Article

In: International Journal of Applied Geospatial Research, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 18-35, 2015.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Forest, Forest fire, Mediterranean sea

Development of an Indicator to Monitor Mediterranean Wetlands

Sánchez-Espinosa, A.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Guelmami, A.; Perennou, C.

Development of an Indicator to Monitor Mediterranean Wetlands Journal Article

In: Plos One, vol. 10, no. 3, 2015.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Geotechnology, Wetlands

Vulnerability to Contamination of Karst Aquifers

Marín, A. I.; Andreo, B.

Vulnerability to Contamination of Karst Aquifers Journal Article

In: Karst Aquifers—Characterization and Engineering, pp. 251-266, 2015, ISBN: 978-3-319-12850-4.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Groundwater, Pressures

Filling the gap between Earth observation and policy making in the Black Sea catchment with enviroGRIDS

Lehmann, A.; Giuliania, G.; Mancosu, E.; Abbaspour, K. C.; Sözen, S.; Gorgan, D.; Beel, A.; Ray, N.

Filling the gap between Earth observation and policy making in the Black Sea catchment with enviroGRIDS Journal Article

In: Environmental Science & Policy, vol. 46, pp. 1-12, 2015.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Climate Change, Geotechnology, Pressures

Future land-use change scenarios for the Black Sea catchment

Mancosu, E.; Gago-Silva, A.; Barbosa, A.; de Bono, A.; Ivanov, E.; Lehmann, A.; Fons, J.

Future land-use change scenarios for the Black Sea catchment Journal Article

In: Environmental Science & Policy, vol. 46, pp. 26-36, 2015.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Climate Change, Geotechnology, Land and soil, Pressures

Books

Sostenibilidad y áreas protegidas en España. Naturaleza, población y economía

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Martínez-Vega, J.

Sostenibilidad y áreas protegidas en España. Naturaleza, población y economía Book

CSIC-Catarata, Madrid, 2019, ISBN: 978-84-00-10476-4.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Environmental conservation, Protected areas, SOSTPARK

Chapter 21 (Ecosystem mapping and assessment) of the book “European Landscape Dynamics”

Fritz, S.

Chapter 21 (Ecosystem mapping and assessment) of the book “European Landscape Dynamics” Book

1, CRC Press, 2017, ISBN: 978-1482244663, (1482244667 ISBN-10).

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Ecosystem, Geotechnology, Land and soil

Adapting to Climate Change – An Assessment of Vulnerability and Risks to Human Security in the Western Mediterranean Basin

Abdul-Malak, D.; McGlade, K.; Pascual, D.; Pla, E.

Adapting to Climate Change – An Assessment of Vulnerability and Risks to Human Security in the Western Mediterranean Basin Book

1, Springer International Publishing, 2017, ISBN: 978-3-319-51680-6, (2191-5547 ISSN 978-3-319-51680-6 eBook ISBN).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Climate Change, Mediterranean sea, Pressures

Book Chapters

A Centennial Path Towards Sustainability in Spanish National Parks: Biodiversity Conservation and Socioeconomic Development (1918-2018)

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Martínez-Vega, J.

A Centennial Path Towards Sustainability in Spanish National Parks: Biodiversity Conservation and Socioeconomic Development (1918-2018) Book Chapter

In: Suratman, Mohd Nazip (Ed.): National Parks - Management and Conservation, Chapter 8, pp. 204-298, IntechOpen, 2018, ISBN: 978-1-78923-125-0.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Environmental conservation, Protected areas, SOSTPARK

Eficacia de las Áreas Protegidas de España como política de sostenibilidad territorial: el proyecto SOSTPARK

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Martínez-Vega, J.; López, I.

Eficacia de las Áreas Protegidas de España como política de sostenibilidad territorial: el proyecto SOSTPARK Book Chapter

In: Políticas públicas y sociales: globalización, desigualdad y nuevas insurgencias, pp. 197-208, PRENSAS UNIVERSITARIAS DE ZARAGOZA, Zaragoza, 2018.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Environmental conservation, Protected areas, SOSTPARK

Masters Theses

Aproximación metodológica para la inclusión del estado de la agua subterráneas en el Sistema Integrado para la Contabilidad del capital Natural en Europa: aplicación al caso español

Anaya, M.; Marín, A. I.

Aproximación metodológica para la inclusión del estado de la agua subterráneas en el Sistema Integrado para la Contabilidad del capital Natural en Europa: aplicación al caso español Masters Thesis

2018, (Not available online).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Groundwater

Tools and indicators for integrated wetland monitoring. Case study, Fuente de Piedra Wetland, Andalusia, Spain

Merkohasanaj, M.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Aksoy, E.

Tools and indicators for integrated wetland monitoring. Case study, Fuente de Piedra Wetland, Andalusia, Spain Masters Thesis

2016.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Geotechnology, Land and soil, SWOS, Wetlands

Aportación Europea al Inventariado y Monitoreo de Humedales

Ruíz-Martínez, R.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Marín, A. I.

Aportación Europea al Inventariado y Monitoreo de Humedales Masters Thesis

Málaga University, 2015.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Geotechnology, Wetlands

Presentations

Mapping flood regulation capacity of coastal wetland ecosystems in the Mediterranean: Guadalhorce river mouth (Spain)

Sánchez-Espinosa, A.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Marín, A. I.

Mapping flood regulation capacity of coastal wetland ecosystems in the Mediterranean: Guadalhorce river mouth (Spain) Presentation

01.04.2016.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Ecosystem services, Geotechnology, SWOS, Wetlands

Determination of wetland ecosystem boundaries and validation of habitat classifications using remote sensing: Fuente de Piedra (Spain).

Sánchez-Espinosa, A.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Schröder, C.; Martínez-Murillo, J. F.

Determination of wetland ecosystem boundaries and validation of habitat classifications using remote sensing: Fuente de Piedra (Spain). Presentation

01.01.2016.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Ecosystem, Geotechnology, Land and soil, SWOS, Wetlands

Póster proyecto SWOS. Simposio del Agua de Andalucía 2015 (SIAGA)

Schröder, C.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Sánchez-Espinosa, A.; Andreo, B.

Póster proyecto SWOS. Simposio del Agua de Andalucía 2015 (SIAGA) Presentation

01.11.2015.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: SWOS

Desarrollo de un indicador para el seguimiento de los niveles de inundación en humedales Mediterráneos. XVI Congreso de la Asociación Española de Teledetección (AET)

Sánchez-Espinosa, A.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Guelmami, A.; Perennou, C.; Martínez-Murillo, J. F.

Desarrollo de un indicador para el seguimiento de los niveles de inundación en humedales Mediterráneos. XVI Congreso de la Asociación Española de Teledetección (AET) Presentation

01.10.2015.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Geotechnology, Groundwater, SWOS, Wetlands

Med-IAMER: 2015 ASLO Aquatic Sciences Meeting

Abdul-Malak, D.

Med-IAMER: 2015 ASLO Aquatic Sciences Meeting Presentation

25.02.2015.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Med-IAMER, Mediterranean sea

Development of an Indicator to Monitor Mediterranean Wetlands

Sánchez-Espinosa, A.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Guelmami, A.; Perennou, C.

Development of an Indicator to Monitor Mediterranean Wetlands Presentation

01.01.2015.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Geotechnology, Wetlands

Med-IAMER: Blue Energies in the Mediterrean Sea

Abdul-Malak, D.

Med-IAMER: Blue Energies in the Mediterrean Sea Presentation

10.12.2014.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Blue Growth, Med-IAMER, Mediterranean sea

Impact assessment of major pressures on Earthworms in Europe. Global Soil Biodiversity Initiative in Dijon

Aksoy, E.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Gardi, C.; Fons, J.

Impact assessment of major pressures on Earthworms in Europe. Global Soil Biodiversity Initiative in Dijon Presentation

01.12.2014.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Biodiversity, Land and soil, Pressures, Soil functions

Med-IAMER: Project general presentation

Abdul-Malak, D.

Med-IAMER: Project general presentation Presentation

29.10.2014.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Med-IAMER, Mediterranean sea

Póster proyecto Med-IAMER

Abdul-Malak, D.

Póster proyecto Med-IAMER Presentation

01.01.2014.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Med-IAMER, Mediterranean sea

Land Use Change Scenarios for Black Sea Catchment. 4th Bi-annual Black Sea Scientific Conference.

Mancosu, E.

Land Use Change Scenarios for Black Sea Catchment. 4th Bi-annual Black Sea Scientific Conference. Presentation

01.03.2013.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Climate Change, EnviroGRIDS, Geotechnology, Land and soil

Setting the scene for the future of the Black Sea catchmen

Mancosu, E.; de Bono, A.; Gago-Silva, A.

Setting the scene for the future of the Black Sea catchmen Presentation

01.03.2013.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Climate Change, EnviroGRIDS, Geotechnology

Proceedings

Soil thickness approaching to adapt the COP method for groundwater vulnerability mapping to humid tropical karst

de Souza, R. T.; Marín, A. I.; Sampaio, J. Dias; Andreo, B.

Soil thickness approaching to adapt the COP method for groundwater vulnerability mapping to humid tropical karst Proceeding

46th IAH Congress, Malaga, 22-27 September, 2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Groundwater

Utility assessment in using optical and radar data to monitor surface water dynamic in wetland ecosystems, Fuente de Piedra, Spain (UMA)

Merkohasanaj, M.; Sánchez-Espinosa, A.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Schroder, C.; Truckenbrodt, J.; Marín, A. I.

Utility assessment in using optical and radar data to monitor surface water dynamic in wetland ecosystems, Fuente de Piedra, Spain (UMA) Proceeding

Simposio del Agua en Andalucía (SIAGA), Huelva, 24 a 27 de octubre, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Ecosystem services, Geotechnology, Groundwater, SWOS, Wetlands

Aproximación metodológica para la inclusión del estado de la agua subterráneas en el Sistema Integrado para la Contabilidad del capital Natural en Europa: aplicación al caso español

Anaya, M.; Marín, A. I.; Mancosu, E.

Aproximación metodológica para la inclusión del estado de la agua subterráneas en el Sistema Integrado para la Contabilidad del capital Natural en Europa: aplicación al caso español Proceeding

Simposio del Agua en Andalucía (SIAGA), Huelva, 24 a 27 de octubre, 2018.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Groundwater

What is old growth forest? A definition structure

Marín, A. I.; Abdul-Malak, D.

What is old growth forest? A definition structure Proceeding

Conference for protection of old growth forest in Europe, Brusse, 13 September, 2017, (Not available online).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Forest

Validación y propuesta para la mejora de la capa de alta resolución de humedales del proyecto Copérnico

Ruíz-Martínez, R.; Marín, A. I.; Abdul-Malak, D.

Validación y propuesta para la mejora de la capa de alta resolución de humedales del proyecto Copérnico Proceeding

2016.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Geotechnology, Wetlands

Groundwater vulnerability mapping in Guadalajara aquifers system (Western Mexico)

Rizo-Decelis, L. D.; Marín, A. I.; Andreo, B.

Groundwater vulnerability mapping in Guadalajara aquifers system (Western Mexico) Proceeding

EGU General Assembly Conference, vol. 18, 2016.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Groundwater

An Indicator Of Forest Fire Intensity Applied To European Forest Ecosystems

Marín, A. I.; Abdul-Malak, D.

An Indicator Of Forest Fire Intensity Applied To European Forest Ecosystems Proceeding

VI Reunión Internacional Fuegored, Malaga, 19-21 Noviembre, 2015.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Ecosystem, Forest, Forest fire

Technical Reports

Mapping and assessment of the state of wetland ecosystems: A Mediterranean perspective

Trombetti, M.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Sánchez-Espinosa, A.; Guelmami, A.; García, N.; Fitoka, E.

Mapping and assessment of the state of wetland ecosystems: A Mediterranean perspective Technical Report

2022.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Biodiversity, Climate Change, Conservation and management, Ecosystem services, Environmental conservation, Mediterranean sea, Protected areas, Wetlands

Marine mega fauna and litter in the Mediterranean: Overview of impacts in MedBioLitter

Sánchez-Espinosa, A.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Román, S. San; Vera, A.

Marine mega fauna and litter in the Mediterranean: Overview of impacts in MedBioLitter Technical Report

2022.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Biodiversity, Conservation and management, Environmental conservation, Marine litter, Marine protected areas, Mediterranean sea, Pressures, Protected areas

ETC/ULS Technical Report 01/2021: Time series inconsistency in the Copernicus HRL Imperviousness. Analysis of the 2015-2018 changes, implications and conclusions

Gregor, M.; Löhnertz, M.; Milego, R.; Fons, J.; Maucha, G.; Mancosu, E.; Littkopf, A.; Ivits, E.

ETC/ULS Technical Report 01/2021: Time series inconsistency in the Copernicus HRL Imperviousness. Analysis of the 2015-2018 changes, implications and conclusions Technical Report

2021.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Geotechnology

ETC/ULS Report 2021: Soil monitoring in Europe. Indicators and thresholds for soil quality assessments

Baritz, R.; Amelung, W.; Antoni, V.; Boardman, J.; Horn, R.; Prokop, G.; Römbke, J.; Romkens, P.; Steinhoff-Knopp, B.; Swartjes, F.; Trombetti, M.; de Vries, W.

ETC/ULS Report 2021: Soil monitoring in Europe. Indicators and thresholds for soil quality assessments Technical Report

2021.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Environmental conservation, Land and soil, Soil functions

Carbon pools and sequestration potential of wetlands in the European Union

Abdul-Malak, D.; Marín, A. I.; Trombetti, M.; Román, S. San

Carbon pools and sequestration potential of wetlands in the European Union Technical Report

2021, ISBN: 978-3-200-07433-0.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Climate Change, Ecosystem services, Environmental conservation, Land and soil, Soil functions, Wetlands

EU ecosystem assessment - Summary for policymakers

Maes, J.; Erhard, M.; Conde, S.; Rodriguez-Vallecillo, S.; Barredo-Cano, J. I.; Paracchini, M.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Trombetti, M.; Vigiak, O.; Zulian, G.; Addamo, A.; Grizzetti, B.; Somma, F.; Hagyo, A.; Vogt, P.; Polce, C.; Jones, A.; Carré, A.; Hauser, R.

EU ecosystem assessment - Summary for policymakers Technical Report

Joint Research Center (JRC) 2021, ISSN: 1831-9424.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Biodiversity, Conservation and management, Ecosystem, Ecosystem services, Environmental conservation, Forest, Land and soil, Pressures, Protected areas, Wetlands

SoED 2020 : State of Environment and Development in Mediterranean

UNEP-MAP,; Plan-Bleu,; Abdul-Malak, D.; Marín, A. I.; Schröder, C.; Sánchez-Espinosa, A.

SoED 2020 : State of Environment and Development in Mediterranean Technical Report

2020.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Biodiversity, Climate Change, Conservation and management, Environmental conservation, Marine protected areas, Mediterranean sea, Pressures, Protected areas

Mapping and Assessment of Ecosystems and their Services: An EU ecosystem assessment

Maes, J.; Teller, A.; Erhard, M.; Condé, S.; Vallecillo, S.; Barredo, J. I.; Paracchini, M. L.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Trombetti, M.; Vigiak, O.; Zulian, G.; Addamo, A. M.; Grizzetti, B.; Somma, F.; Hagyo, A.; Vogt, P.; Polce, C.; Jones, A.; Marin, A. I.; Ivits, E.; Mauri, A.; Rega, C.; Czúcz, B.; Ceccherini, G.; Pisoni, E.; Ceglar, A.; de Palma, P.; Cerrani, I.; Meroni, M.; Caudullo, G.; Lugato, E.; Vogt, J. V.; Spinoni, J.; Cammalleri, C.; Bastrup-Birk, A.; Miguel, J. San; Román, S. San; Kristensen, P.; Christiansen, T.; Zal, N.; de Roo, A.; Cardoso, A. C.; Pistocchi, A.; del Barrio Alvarellos, I.; Tsiamis, K.; Gervasini, E.; Deriu, I.; la Notte, A.; Viñas, R. Abad; Vizzarri, M.; Camia, A.; Robert, N.; Kakoulaki, G.; Bendito, E. Garcia; Panagos, P.; Ballabio, C.; Scarpa, S.; Montanarella, L.; Orgiazzi, A.; Ugalde, O. Fernandez; Santos-Martín, F.

Mapping and Assessment of Ecosystems and their Services: An EU ecosystem assessment Technical Report

Publications Office of the European Union 2020, ISBN: 978-92-76-17833-0.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Biodiversity, Conservation and management, Ecosystem, Ecosystem services, Forest, Wetlands

ETC/ULS Report 02/2020: Land and ecosystem accounts for Europe. Towards geospatial environmental accounting

Ivits, E.; Milego, R.; Mancosu, E.; Gregor, M.; Petersen, J. E.; Büttner, G.; Löhnertz, M.; Maucha, G.; Petrik, O.; Bastrup-Birk, A.; Tafi, J.; Hazeu, G.

ETC/ULS Report 02/2020: Land and ecosystem accounts for Europe. Towards geospatial environmental accounting Technical Report

2020, ISBN: 978-3-200-07114-8.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Ecosystem, Ecosystem services, Environmental conservation, Land and soil

Plastic’s Toxic Additives and the Circular Economy

RAC-SCP,; UNEP-MAP,; BRS-Conventions,; IPEN,

Plastic’s Toxic Additives and the Circular Economy Technical Report

2020.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Marine litter, Pressures

Report on the Regional Workshop on “other Effective Area-Based Conservation measures” in North Africa and Eastern Mediterranean: Identifying, advancing and reporting OECMs. Summary of Conclusions and Recommendations. Tunis, 10th-11th of February 2020.

Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Meliane, I.

Report on the Regional Workshop on “other Effective Area-Based Conservation measures” in North Africa and Eastern Mediterranean: Identifying, advancing and reporting OECMs. Summary of Conclusions and Recommendations. Tunis, 10th-11th of February 2020. Technical Report

2020.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Biodiversity, Conservation and management, Environmental conservation, Marine protected areas, Mediterranean sea, Protected areas

Mediterranean biodiversity and marine litter: an interaction knowledge base

Guitart, C.; Abdul-Malak, D.; Sánchez-Espinosa, A.; Valverde, C. Pérez; Bigagli, E.; Román, S. San

Mediterranean biodiversity and marine litter: an interaction knowledge base Technical Report

2020.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Biodiversity, Conservation and management, Marine litter, Marine protected areas, Mediterranean sea, Pressures

Enhanced wetland monitoring, assessment and indicators to support European and global environmental policy

Abdul-Malak, D.; Schröder, C.; Guitart, C.; Sánchez-Espinosa, A.; Fitoka, E.; Hatziiordanou, L.; Mino, E.; Flink, S.; Silver, E.; Strauch, A.; Ling, M.; Brown, C.; Simonson, W.; Scott, E.; Plasmeijer, A.; Thulin, S.; Philipson, P.; Weise, K.; Höfer, R.; Franke, J.; Guelmami, A.

Enhanced wetland monitoring, assessment and indicators to support European and global environmental policy Technical Report

2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Ecosystem, Geotechnology, SWOS, Wetlands

The European environment — state and outlook 2020

European-Environment-Agency,

The European environment — state and outlook 2020 Technical Report

2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Environmental conservation, Land and soil, Pressures

Towards 2020: how Mediterranean countries are performing to protect their sea

Gomei, M.; Abdulla, A.; Schröder, C.; Yadav, S.; Sánchez-Espinosa, A.; Rodríguez-Rodríguez, D.; Abdul-Malak, D.

Towards 2020: how Mediterranean countries are performing to protect their sea Technical Report

2019.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Biodiversity, Conservation and management, Environmental conservation, Marine protected areas, Mediterranean sea, Pressures, Protected areas

Protecting our Ocean: Europe’s challenges to meet the 2020 deadlines

WWF,; ETC-UMA,

Protecting our Ocean: Europe’s challenges to meet the 2020 deadlines Technical Report

2019.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Biodiversity, Conservation and management, Environmental conservation, Marine protected areas, Pressures, Protected areas

ETC/ULS Report 02/2018: Integrated accounting of land cover changes and soil functions

Gregor, M.; Löhnertz, M.; Schröder, C.; Aksoy, E.; Prokop, G.; Louwagie, G.

ETC/ULS Report 02/2018: Integrated accounting of land cover changes and soil functions Technical Report

European Topic Centre on Urban Land and Soil Systems (ETC/ULS) 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Land and soil, Soil functions

ETC/ULS Report 01/2018: Tourism and the Environment - towards a reporting mechanism in Europe

Giulietti, S.; Romagosa, F.; Esteve, J. Fons; Schröder, C.

ETC/ULS Report 01/2018: Tourism and the Environment - towards a reporting mechanism in Europe Technical Report

European Topic Centre on Urban Land and Soil Systems (ETC/ULS) 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Tourism

Landscapes in transition — An account of 25 years of land cover change in Europe. EEA Report No 10/2017.

European-Environment-Agency,

Landscapes in transition — An account of 25 years of land cover change in Europe. EEA Report No 10/2017. Technical Report

2017, ISBN: 978‑92‑9213‑882‑0.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Forest, Land and soil

Mapping and assessing the condition of Europe’s ecosystems: progress and challenges. EEA Report No 3/2016

European-Environment-Agency,

Mapping and assessing the condition of Europe’s ecosystems: progress and challenges. EEA Report No 3/2016 Technical Report

no. 3/2016, 2016, ISBN: 978-92-9213-726-7ISSN.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Biodiversity, Conservation and management, Forest, Land and soil, Wetlands

European Ecosystem Assessment - concept, data, and implementation

European-Environment-Agency,

European Ecosystem Assessment - concept, data, and implementation Technical Report

no. 6/2015, 2015, ISBN: 978-92-9213-646-8.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Conservation and management, Ecosystem, Geotechnology, Land and soil

Developing a forest naturalness indicator for Europe. Technical report No 13/2014. EEA, 2014.

European-Environment-Agency,

Developing a forest naturalness indicator for Europe. Technical report No 13/2014. EEA, 2014. Technical Report

no. 13/2014, 2014, ISBN: 978-92-9213-478-5.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Biodiversity, Forest

The enviroGRIDS scenarios

Mancosu, E.

The enviroGRIDS scenarios Technical Report

EnviroGRIDS 2012.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Climate Change, EnviroGRIDS, Geotechnology

Proposed land use scenario analysis, model input parameters and allocation rules

Barbosa, A.; Mancosu, E.; Gago-Silva, A.; de Bono, A.; Lehmann, A.; Mierla, M.; Hanganu, J.; Littkopf, A.

Proposed land use scenario analysis, model input parameters and allocation rules Technical Report

EnviroGRIDS 2011.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Climate Change, EnviroGRIDS, Geotechnology, Land and soil

Existing scenarios and data compilation on integrated scenarios using demographic, climatic, land cover from global and Black Sea Basin studies

Ivanov, E.; Barbosa, A.

Existing scenarios and data compilation on integrated scenarios using demographic, climatic, land cover from global and Black Sea Basin studies Technical Report

EnviroGRIDS 2010.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Climate Change, EnviroGRIDS, Geotechnology

Land cover model inputs and efficient data model with possibilities to be updated

Barbosa, A.; Ivanov, E.; Mancosu, E.; Hanganu, J.

Land cover model inputs and efficient data model with possibilities to be updated Technical Report

EnviroGRIDS 2010.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Climate Change, EnviroGRIDS, Geotechnology, Land and soil

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