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

Authors: Balzan, M.V., Bocci, G., Moonen, A-C.
Year: 2016
Journal: BioControl
Volume/Issue: 61/2
Publisher/Place: Kluwer Academic Publishers
Pages: 141-154

Utilisation of plant functional diversity in wildflower strips for the delivery of multiple agroecosystem services

Authors: Balzan, M.V., Bocci, G., Moonen, A-C.
Year: 2016
Journal: Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata
Volume/Issue: 158/3
Publisher/Place: Blackwell Publishing Inc.
Pages: 304-319

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

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

Place-based Assessment of Small Islands' Ecosystem Services

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

The bees (Hymenoptera: Apoidea) of the Maltese Islands 

Authors: Balzan, M.V., Rasmont, P., Kuhlmann, M., Dathe, H., Pauly, A., Patiny, S., Terzo, M. & Michez, D.
Year: 2016
Journal: Zootaxa
Volume/Issue: 4162/2
Publisher/Place: Magnolia Press
Pages: 225

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

Authors: Balzan, M.V., Genoud, D., Rasmont, P., Schwarz, M., Michez, D.
Year: 2017
Journal: Journal of Melittology
Volume/Issue: 72
Publisher/Place: University of Kansas
Pages: 1
Download: (0.40 MB)

Flowering banker plants for the delivery of multiple agroecosystem services

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

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

Authors: Balzan, M.V., Potschin-Young, M., Haines-Young, R.
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)

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

Authors: Reckien, D., et al.
Year: 2018
Journal: Journal of Cleaner Production
Volume/Issue: 191
Publisher/Place: Elsevier BV
Pages: 207-219
Download: (2.85 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, M.V., Debono, I.
Year: 2018
Journal: One Ecosystem
Volume/Issue: 3
Pages: e24490
Download: (0.67 MB)

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

Authors: Burkhard, B., et al.
Year: 2018
Journal: One Ecosystem
Volume/Issue: 3
Publisher/Place: Pensoft Publishers
Pages: e29153
Download: (0.47 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: Balzan, M.V., Caruana, J., Zammit, A.
Year: 2018
Journal: Land Use Policy
Volume/Issue: 75
Publisher/Place: Elsevier BV
Pages: 711-725
Download: (1.94 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)

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

Authors: Tomaskinova, J., Stastna, M., Tomaskin, J., Hnilickova, H., Hnilicka, F.
Year: 2019
Journal: Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology
Volume/Issue: 20(2)
Publisher/Place: SciBulCom Ltd.
Pages: 802-810
Download: (1.82 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
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A framework to explore the effects of urban planning decisions on regulating ecosystem services in cities

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

Nature-based solutions: new challenges for urban planning

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

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

Authors: Balzan, M.V., Pinheiro, A.M., Mascarenhas, A., Morán-Ordóñez, A., Ruiz-Frau, A., Carvalho-Santos, C., Vogiatzakis, I.N., Arends, J., Santana-Garcon, J., Roces-Díaz, J.V., Brotons, L., Campagne, S.C., Roche, P.K., De Miguel, S., Targetti, S., Drakou, E.G., Vlami, V., Baró, F. & Geijzendorffer, I.R.
Year: 2019
Journal: Ecosystems and People
Volume/Issue: 15:1
Pages: 136-155
Download: (3.48 MB)

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

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

Planning for Ecosystem Services in Cities

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