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Here, you will find all public ReNature deliverables as well as all scientific publications resulting from or relevant to the project.
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A critical analysis of the potential for EU Common Agricultural Policy measures to support wild pollinators on farmland

Authors: Lorna J. Cole, David Kleijn, Lynn V. Dicks, Jane C. Stout, Simon G. Potts, Matthias Albrecht, Mario V. Balzan, Ignasi Bartomeus, Penelope J. Bebeli, Danilo Bevk, Jacobus C. Biesmeijer, Róbert Chlebo, Anželika Dautartė, Nikolaos Emmanouil, Chris Hartfield, John M. Holland, Andrea Holzschuh, Nieke T. J. Knoben, Anikó Kovács‐Hostyánszki, Yael Mandelik, Heleni Panou, Robert J. Paxton, Theodora Petanidou, Miguel A. A. Pinheiro de Carvalho, Maj Rundlöf, Jean‐Pierre Sarthou, Menelaos C. Stavrinides, Maria Jose Suso, Hajnalka Szentgyörgyi, Bernard E. Vaissière, Androulla Varnava, Montserrat Vilà, Romualdas Zemeckis, Jeroen Scheper
Status: Published
Year: 2020
Journal: Journal of Applied Ecology
Publisher/Place: Blackwell Publishing Inc.
Download: (1.44 MB)

A framework to explore the effects of urban planning decisions on regulating ecosystem services in cities

Authors: Chiara Cortinovis, Davide Geneletti
Year: 2019
Volume/Issue: 38
Publisher/Place: Elsevier BV
Pages: 100946
Download: (2.22 MB)

A performance-based planning approach integrating supply and demand of urban ecosystem services

Authors: Chiara Cortinovis, Davide Geneletti
Year: 2020
Journal: Landscape and Urban Planning
Volume/Issue: 201
Publisher/Place: Elsevier BV
Pages: 103842
Download: (8.52 MB)

Assessing the capacity and flow of ecosystem services in multifunctional landscapes: Evidence of a rural-urban gradient in a Mediterranean small island state

Authors: Mario V Balzan, Julio Caruana, Annrica Zammit
Status: Published
Year: 2018
Journal: Land Use Policy
Volume/Issue: 75
Publisher/Place: Elsevier BV
Pages: 711-725
Download: (1.94 MB)

Assessing urban recreation ecosystem services through the use of geocache visitation and preference data: a case-study from an urbanised island environment

Authors: Balzan MV, Debono I
Status: Published
Year: 2018
Journal: One Ecosystem
Volume/Issue: 3
Pages: e24490
Download: (0.67 MB)

D5.1 Open-source compendium

Authors: Williams, J., Sapundzhieva, A., Collier, M., Kuzmova, I., Tomaskinova, J., De Santis, L., Geneletti, D., Grace, M., Dicks, L., & Balzan, M.V.
Status: Published
Year: 2019
duedate: November 2019
Deliverable number: D5.1
Download: (1.18 MB)

D7.1 Public project presentation: content and design of branding and marketing collateral (logo, leaflet, poster, templates, website)

Authors: Sapundzhieva, A., Kuzmova, I., Grudova, M., Stoev, P. & Penev, L.
Year: 2019
duedate: February 2019
Deliverable number: D7.1
Download: (1.16 MB)

Flowering banker plants for the delivery of multiple agroecosystem services

Authors: Mario V. Balzan
Status: Published
Year: 2017
Journal: Arthropod-Plant Interactions
Volume/Issue: 11/6
Publisher/Place: Springer Verlag
Pages: 743–754

How are cities planning to respond to climate change? Assessment of local climate plans from 885 cities in the EU-28

Authors: Diana Reckien et al.
Status: Published
Year: 2018
Journal: Journal of Cleaner Production
Volume/Issue: 191
Publisher/Place: Elsevier BV
Pages: 207-219
Download: (2.85 MB)

Improving ecosystem assessments in Mediterranean social-ecological systems: a DPSIR analysis

Authors: Mario V. Balzan, Ana Martins Pinheiro, André Mascarenhas, Alejandra Morán-Ordóñez, Ana Ruiz-Frau, Claudia Carvalho-Santos, Ioannis N. Vogiatzakis, Jeroen Arends, Julia Santana-Garcon, José V. Roces-Díaz, Lluís Brotons, C. Sylvie Campagne, Philip K. Roche, Sergio de Miguel, Stefano Targetti, Evangelia G. Drakou, Vassiliki Vlami, Francesc Baró & Ilse R. Geijzendorffer
Status: Published
Year: 2019
Journal: Ecosystems and People
Volume/Issue: 15:1
Pages: 136-155
Download: (3.48 MB)

Island ecosystem services: insights from a literature review on case-study island ecosystem services and future prospects

Authors: Mario V. Balzan, Marion Potschin-Young, Roy Haines-Young
Status: Published
Year: 2018
Journal: International Journal of Biodiversity Science, Ecosystem Services & Management
Volume/Issue: 14/1
Publisher/Place: Taylor & Francis
Pages: 71-90
Download: (2.47 MB)

Landscape complexity and field margin vegetation diversity enhance natural enemies and reduce herbivory by Lepidoptera pests on tomato crop

Authors: Mario V. Balzan, Gionata Bocci, Anna-Camilla Moonen
Status: Published
Year: 2016
Journal: BioControl
Volume/Issue: 61/2
Publisher/Place: Kluwer Academic Publishers
Pages: 141-154

Mapping and assessing ecosystem services in the EU - Lessons learned from the ESMERALDA approach of integration

Authors: Burkhard B et al.
Status: Published
Year: 2018
Journal: One Ecosystem
Volume/Issue: 3
Publisher/Place: Pensoft Publishers
Pages: e29153
Download: (0.47 MB)

Nature-based solutions: new challenges for urban planning

Authors: Davide Longato, Davide Geneletti
Year: 2019
Publisher/Place: Università IUAV di Venezia
Pages: 3785-3792
Download: (85.14 MB)

New records of bees (Hymenoptera: Apoidea) from the Maltese Islands

Authors: Mario V Balzan, David Genoud, Pierre Rasmont, Maximilian Schwarz, Denis Michez
Status: Published
Year: 2017
Journal: Journal of Melittology
Volume/Issue: 72
Publisher/Place: University of Kansas
Pages: 1
Download: (0.40 MB)

Place-based Assessment of Small Islands' Ecosystem Services

Authors: Balzan M.V., Potschin, M. & Haines-Young, R.
Status: Published
Year: 2016
Publisher/Place: Routledge

Planning for Ecosystem Services in Cities

Authors: Geneletti D, Cortinovis C, Zardo L, Esmail B
Status: Published
Year: 2020
Publisher/Place: Springer
Download: (4.01 MB)

Soil Respiration Dynamics, as a New Approach in Nature-based Solutions for the Reduction of Greenhouse Gas Fluxes in the Terrestrial Biosphere

Authors: Judita Tomaskinova, Milada Stastna, Jan Tomaskin, Helena Hnilickova, Frantisek Hnilicka
Year: 2019
Journal: Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology
Volume/Issue: 20(2)
Publisher/Place: SciBulCom Ltd.
Pages: 802-810
Download: (1.82 MB)

Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats: A SWOT analysis of the ecosystem services framework

Authors: J.W. Bull, N. Jobstvogt, A. Böhnke-Henrichs, A. Mascarenhas, N. Sitas, C. Baulcomb, C.K. Lambini, M. Rawlins, H. Baral, J. Zähringer, E. Carter-Silk, M.V. Balzan, J.O. Kenter, T. Häyhä, K. Petz, R. Koss
Status: Published
Year: 2016
Journal: Ecosystem Services
Volume/Issue: 17
Publisher/Place: Elsevier BV
Pages: 99-111

The bees (Hymenoptera: Apoidea) of the Maltese Islands 

Status: Published
Year: 2016
Journal: Zootaxa
Volume/Issue: 4162/2
Publisher/Place: Magnolia Press
Pages: 225