Landscape Ecology

(The TQCC of Landscape Ecology is 10. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-12-01 to 2023-12-01.)
Grassland ecosystem services: a systematic review of research advances and future directions143
Construction and optimization of an ecological network based on morphological spatial pattern analysis and circuit theory100
Habitat fragmentation, livelihood behaviors, and contact between people and nonhuman primates in Africa85
Integrating ecosystem services and rocky desertification into identification of karst ecological security pattern77
Landscape sustainability science (II): core questions and key approaches76
An evaluation framework for designing ecological security patterns and prioritizing ecological corridors: application in Jiangsu Province, China74
Sustainable land use and management research: a scientometric review73
Linking ecological background and demand to identify ecological security patterns across the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area in China67
Identification of ecological networks for land-use planning with spatial conservation prioritization63
Global vulnerability of soil ecosystems to erosion61
Building green infrastructure to enhance urban resilience to climate change and pandemics58
How does urban expansion interact with cropland loss? A comparison of 14 Chinese cities from 1980 to 201556
Integrating regional and interregional approaches to identify ecological security patterns56
The influence of land abandonment on forest disturbance regimes: a global review55
Scenario-based ecological security patterns to indicate landscape sustainability: a case study on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau53
Scientific and local ecological knowledge, shaping perceptions towards protected areas and related ecosystem services52
Habitat selection by spotted owls after a megafire reflects their adaptation to historical frequent-fire regimes48
Measuring ecosystem services based on government intentions for future land use in Hubei Province: implications for sustainable landscape management47
Norway spruce at the trailing edge: the effect of landscape configuration and composition on climate resilience46
Spatiotemporal evolution of urban agglomerations in China during 2000–2012: a nighttime light approach45
The impact of artificial light at night on human and ecosystem health: a systematic literature review45
How do the green components of urban green infrastructure influence the use of ecosystem services? Examples from Leipzig, Germany44
Land use change drives the spatio-temporal variation of ecosystem services and their interactions along an altitudinal gradient in Brazil42
Landscape composition or configuration: which contributes more to catchment hydrological flows and variations?41
Large scale reforestation of farmlands on sloping hills in South China karst41
Spatiotemporal patterns of urbanization in three Swiss urban agglomerations: insights from landscape metrics, growth modes and fractal analysis40
Relationships of multiple landscape services and their influencing factors on the Qinghai–Tibet Plateau39
Global review on interactions between insect pests and other forest disturbances39
Ecology and sustainability of the Inner Mongolian Grassland: Looking back and moving forward38
Species and space: a combined gap analysis to guide management planning of conservation areas38
Sensitivity and future exposure of ecosystem services to climate change on the Tibetan Plateau of China37
The erosion of relational values resulting from landscape simplification37
Movement responses of common noctule bats to the illuminated urban landscape36
Identification of urban flight corridors for migratory birds in the coastal regions of Shenzhen city based on three-dimensional landscapes36
Agroecology landscapes35
Conservation significance of intact forest landscapes in the Scandinavian Mountains Green Belt33
Impacts of landscape changes on local and regional climate: a systematic review33
Rapid urbanization in a mountainous landscape: patterns, drivers, and planning implications33
Boreal forests will be more severely affected by projected anthropogenic climate forcing than mixedwood and northern hardwood forests in eastern Canada32
Multi-scaled drivers of severity patterns vary across land ownerships for the 2013 Rim Fire, California31
Sustainable landscape pattern: a landscape approach to serving spatial planning30
Contrasting land use legacy effects on forest landscape dynamics in the Italian Alps and the Apennines29
Ongoing, but slowing, habitat loss in a rural landscape over 85 years29
Ecological networks in response to climate change and the human footprint in the Yangtze River Delta urban agglomeration, China28
Landscape sustainability science in the drylands: mobility, rangelands and livelihoods28
Landscape structure as a mediator of ecosystem service interactions28
A framework to integrate multifunctionality analyses into green infrastructure planning28
Mass-flowering crops have a greater impact than semi-natural habitat on crop pollinators and pollen deposition27
Mapping connectivity and conflict risk to identify safe corridors for the Persian leopard27
Landscape ecological concepts in planning: review of recent developments27
Coupling landscape graph modeling and biological data: a review26
Fine-scale movement decisions by a large carnivore inform conservation planning in human-dominated landscapes26
Bundling ecosystem services at a high resolution in the UK: trade-offs and synergies in urban landscapes26
Advancing landscape sustainability science: theoretical foundation and synergies with innovations in methodology, design, and application26
Simulating the impact of Belt and Road initiative and other major developments in Myanmar on an ambassador felid, the clouded leopard, Neofelis nebulosa25
Sustainable land-use optimization using NSGA-II: theoretical and experimental comparisons of improved algorithms25
Using landscape connectivity tools to identify conservation priorities in forested areas and potential restoration priorities in rubber plantation in Xishuangbanna, Southwest China25
Understanding the importance of landscape configuration on ecosystem service bundles at a high resolution in urban landscapes in the UK25
Remote sensing of trophic cascades: multi‐temporal landsat imagery reveals vegetation change driven by the removal of an apex predator25
Linking the minimum spanning tree and edge betweenness to understand arterial corridors in an ecological network24
Characterizing three dimensional (3-D) morphology of residential buildings by landscape metrics24
Exploring the key drivers of forest flammability in wet eucalypt forests using expert-derived conceptual models24
The Vjosa River corridor: a model of natural hydro-morphodynamics and a hotspot of highly threatened ecosystems of European significance24
The response of canopy height diversity to natural disturbances in two temperate forest landscapes23
Fruit orchards and woody semi-natural habitat provide complementary resources for pollinators in agricultural landscapes23
Functional rather than structural connectivity explains grassland plant diversity patterns following landscape scale habitat loss23
The disappearing Dry Chaco, one of the last dry forest systems on earth23
Bridging the research-management gap: landscape science in practice on public lands in the western United States22
Comparison of habitat suitability and connectivity modelling for three carnivores of conservation concern in an Iranian montane landscape22
Corridor width determines strength of edge influence on arthropods in conservation corridors22
Influences of buildings on urban heat island based on 3D landscape metrics: an investigation of China’s 30 megacities at micro grid-cell scale and macro city scale22
Machine learning in landscape ecological analysis: a review of recent approaches22
The impact of urban sprawl on forest landscapes in Southeast Michigan, 1985–201522
Heating a biodiversity hotspot: connectivity is more important than remaining habitat22
Contrasting effects of host crops and crop diversity on the abundance and parasitism of a specialist herbivore in agricultural landscapes22
The role of land use and land cover change in climate change vulnerability assessments of biodiversity: a systematic review22
Neighbourhood character affects the spatial extent and magnitude of the functional footprint of urban green infrastructure22
Integrating land development size, pattern, and density to identify urban–rural fringe in a metropolitan region21
Relating landscape ecological metrics with public survey data on perceived landscape quality and place attachment21
Forest proximity rather than local forest cover affects bee diversity and coffee pollination services21
Maintaining natural and traditional cultural green infrastructures across Europe: learning from historic and current landscape transformations21
How to consider history in landscape ecology: patterns, processes, and pathways21
Landscape sustainability and the landscape ecology of institutions21
Prediction models of urban heat island based on landscape patterns and anthropogenic heat dynamics21
Promoting sustainable landscape pattern for landscape sustainability21
Land-use change and propagule pressure promote plant invasions in tropical rainforest remnants21
Interactions of local habitat type, landscape composition and flower availability moderate wild bee communities21
Habitat quality, not habitat amount, drives mammalian habitat use in the Brazilian Pantanal21
Where and how to cool? An idealized urban thermal security pattern model20
The influence of landscape spatial configuration on nitrogen and phosphorus exports in agricultural catchments20
Impacts of large-scale landscape restoration on spatio-temporal dynamics of ecosystem services in the Chinese Loess Plateau20
Dispersal movement through fragmented landscapes: the role of stepping stones and perceptual range20
Ecological impact and cost-effectiveness of wildlife crossings in a highly fragmented landscape: a multi-method approach20
Using landscape metrics to characterize towns along an urban-rural gradient20
Saproxylic species are linked to the amount and isolation of dead wood across spatial scales in a beech forest20
Too hot to handle: summer space use shift in a cold-adapted ungulate at the edge of its range20
Can we manage a future with more fire? Effectiveness of defensible space treatment depends on housing amount and configuration20
Predicting the assembly of novel communities in urban ecosystems20
Temperature shapes movement and habitat selection by a heat-sensitive ungulate20
Eighty-year review of the evolution of landscape ecology: from a spatial planning perspective19
Linking food systems and landscape sustainability in the Mediterranean region19
Large-scale afforestation for ecosystem service provisioning: learning from the past to improve the future19
Dynamics and fate of blue carbon in a mangrove–seagrass seascape: influence of landscape configuration and land-use change19
Integrating landscape ecology and the assessment of ecosystem services in the study of karst areas19
Understanding the dynamics of farmland loss in a rapidly urbanizing region: a problem-driven, diagnostic approach to landscape sustainability19
A sequential multi-level framework to improve habitat suitability modelling19
How to minimize the impacts of urban expansion on farmland loss: developing a few large or many small cities?18
Location of greenspace matters: a new approach to investigating the effect of the greenspace spatial pattern on urban heat environment18
Comparing multi- and single-scale species distribution and abundance models built with the boosted regression tree algorithm18
Integrating ecosystem service supply and demand into ecological risk assessment: a comprehensive framework and case study18
Can landscape heterogeneity promote carnivore coexistence in human-dominated landscapes?17
Individual-based modeling highlights the importance of mortality and landscape structure in measures of functional connectivity17
Spatial scaling of multiple landscape features in the conterminous United States17
Land use and climate change affects butterfly diversity across northern Austria17
Marine connectivity in spatial conservation planning: analogues from the terrestrial realm17
The ethics of isolation, the spread of pandemics, and landscape ecology17
Characterizing variations of greenspace landscapes in relation to neighborhood characteristics in urban residential area of Beijing, China17
Integrating meteorological factors for better understanding of the urban form-air quality relationship17
Templates for multifunctional landscape design16
Burn weather and three-dimensional fuel structure determine post-fire tree mortality16
Comparison of landscape graph modelling methods for analysing pond network connectivity16
From landscape ecology to forest landscape restoration16
Woody plant species diversity as a predictor of ecosystem services in a social–ecological system of southwestern Ethiopia16
Does habitat fragmentation affect landscape-level temperatures? A global analysis16
Spatial and temporal variability of future ecosystem services in an agricultural landscape16
Quantitative assessment of demand and supply of urban ecosystem services in different seasons: a case study on air purification in a temperate city16
Landscape factors and how they influence whitefly pests in cassava fields across East Africa16
Comparison of methods for estimating omnidirectional landscape connectivity16
Consequences of ignoring variable and spatially autocorrelated detection probability in spatial capture-recapture16
Landscape composition is the strongest determinant of bird occupancy patterns in tropical forest patches16
Evaluating methods for identifying large mammal road crossing locations: black bears as a case study16
Geospatial land surface-based thermal scenarios for wetland ecological risk assessment and its landscape dynamics simulation in Bayanbulak Wetland, Northwestern China15
Prioritizing areas for conservation outside the existing protected area network in Bhutan: the use of multi-species, multi-scale habitat suitability models15
A hierarchical analysis of habitat area, connectivity, and quality on amphibian diversity across spatial scales15
Immersive landscapes: modelling ecosystem reference conditions in virtual reality15
Landscape-scale patterns and drivers of novel mammal communities in a human-modified protected area15
A multistep approach to improving connectivity and co-use of spatial ecological networks in cities15
Dynamics of population growth in secondary cities across southern Africa15
Understory vegetation contributes to microclimatic buffering of near-surface temperatures in temperate deciduous forests15
Habitat suitability and connectivity modeling reveal priority areas for Indiana bat (Myotis sodalis) conservation in a complex habitat mosaic15
Assessing impacts of land use policies on environmental sustainability of oasis landscapes with scenario analysis: the case of northern China15
Identifying landscape predictors of ocelot road mortality14
Two-city street-view greenery variations and association with forest attributes and landscape metrics in NE China14
Modelling the functional connectivity of landscapes for greater horseshoe bats Rhinolophus ferrumequinum at a local scale14
Combining sense of place theory with the ecosystem services concept: empirical insights and reflections from a participatory mapping study14
Artificial light at night as a driver of urban colonization by an avian predator14
Effects of free-ranging livestock on sympatric herbivores at fine spatiotemporal scales14
How to assess the temporal dynamics of landscape connectivity in ever-changing landscapes: a literature review14
Regional replication of landscape genetics analyses of the Mississippi slimy salamander, Plethodon mississippi14
How landscape composition affects pollen collection by stingless bees?14
Impacts of the European Landscape Convention on interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary research14
A new European land systems representation accounting for landscape characteristics14
Riparian land use and in-channel stressors drive fish community structure in the Yangtze River14
Assessing habitat fragmentation’s hierarchical effects on species diversity at multiple scales: the case of Thousand Island Lake, China14
The structure of boreal old-growth forests changes at multiple spatial scales over decades14
Predicting catchment-scale methane fluxes with multi-source remote sensing14
A landscape connectivity approach to mitigating the urban heat island effect13
Landscape heterogeneity and habitat amount drive plant diversity in Amazonian canga ecosystems13
The dynamics of land-sea-scape carbon flow can reveal anthropogenic destruction and restoration of coastal carbon sequestration13
Seed source pattern and terrain have scale-dependent effects on post-fire tree recovery13
Management strategy influences landscape patterns of high-severity burn patches in the southwestern United States13
Multiscale effects of habitat and surrounding matrices on waterbird diversity in the Yangtze River Floodplain13
Climate change, habitat connectivity, and conservation gaps: a case study of four ungulate species endemic to the Tibetan Plateau13
Landscape-scale effects of forest degradation on insectivorous birds and invertebrates in austral temperate forests13
Landscape influence on biophony in an urban environment in the European Alps13
Landscape diversity and field border density enhance carabid diversity in adjacent grasslands and cereal fields13
How do physical and social factors affect urban landscape patterns in intermountain basins in Southwest China?13
Identifying priority areas for landscape connectivity for three large carnivores in northwestern Mexico and southwestern United States13
Can microclimate offer refuge to an upland bird species under climate change?13
A multispecies approach for assessing landscape connectivity in data-poor regions13
Landscape patterns of ocelot–vehicle collision sites13
Grass species richness decreases along a woody plant encroachment gradient in a semi-arid savanna grassland, South Africa12
A novel hierarchical framework to evaluate residential exposure to green spaces12
Spatial and temporal dynamics of habitat availability and stability for a critically endangered arboreal marsupial: implications for conservation planning in a fire-prone landscape12
The scale of effect depends on operational definition of forest cover—evidence from terrestrial mammals of the Brazilian savanna12
Drones provide spatial and volumetric data to deliver new insights into microclimate modelling12
Multiple lines of genetic inquiry reveal effects of local and landscape factors on an amphibian metapopulation12
Spatiotemporal variations of albedo in managed agricultural landscapes: inferences to global warming impacts (GWI)12
Governing the landscape: potential and challenges of integrated approaches to landscape sustainability in Indonesia12
Stakeholders’ views on sustaining honey bee health and beekeeping: the roles of ecological and social system drivers12
Valleys of fire: historical fire regimes of forest-grassland ecotones across the montane landscape of the Valles Caldera National Preserve, New Mexico, USA12
Assessment of playa wetland network connectivity for amphibians of the south-central Great Plains (USA) using graph-theoretical, least-cost path, and landscape resistance modelling11
Moving beyond landscape resistance: considerations for the future of connectivity modelling and conservation science11
Biotic homogenization of wetland vegetation in the conterminous United States driven by Phalaris arundinacea and anthropogenic disturbance11
Mapping lateral and longitudinal hydrological connectivity to identify conservation priority areas in the water-holding forest in Honghe Hani Rice Terraces World Heritage Site11
Responses of avian assemblages to spatiotemporal landscape dynamics in urban ecosystems11
The relationship between anthropogenic light and noise in U.S. national parks11
Climate change drives increased directional movement of landscape ecotones11
Forest loss and fragmentation can promote the crowding effect in a forest-specialist primate11
A simple method for determination of fine resolution urban form patterns with distinct thermal properties using class-level landscape metrics11
Modelling historical landscape changes11
Identity of mass-flowering crops moderates functional trait composition of pollinator communities11
Substantial understory contribution to the C sink of a European temperate mountain forest landscape11
Management diversification increases habitat availability for multiple biodiversity indicator species in production forests11
Deforestation scenarios show the importance of secondary forest for meeting Panama’s carbon goals11
Nonparametric machine learning for mapping forest cover and exploring influential factors11
Linking acoustic diversity to compositional and configurational heterogeneity in mosaic landscapes10
Urbanization impact on landscape patterns in cultural heritage preservation sites: a case study of the complex of Huế Monuments, Vietnam10
Demographic, ecological, and life-history traits associated with bird population response to landscape fragmentation in Europe10
Re-integrating ecology into integrated landscape approaches10
Phenology, variation in habitat use, and daily activity patterns of Eleonora’s falcon overwintering in Madagascar10
Spatial scaling of land use/land cover and ecosystem services across urban hierarchical levels: patterns and relationships10
Landscape characteristics and social factors influencing attitudes toward roadside vegetation management10
Felids, forest and farmland: identifying high priority conservation areas in Sumatra10
Interactions between land use, pathogens, and climate change in the Monte Pisano, Italy 1850–200010
Does agricultural intensification cause tipping points in ecosystem services?10
A guide for evaluating and reporting map data quality: Affirming Shao et al. “Overselling overall map accuracy misinforms about research reliability”10
Influence of land-use/land-cover change on landscape connectivity for an endemic threatened amphibian (Argenteohyla siemersi pederseni, Anura: Hylidae)10
Assessing experienced tranquillity through natural language processing and landscape ecology measures10
Effects of compositional and configurational heterogeneity of the urban matrix on the species richness of woody plants in urban remnant forest patches10
Ecological corridors and landscape planning: a model to select priority areas for connectivity maintenance10
Using Bayesian Belief Networks to assess the influence of landscape connectivity on ecosystem service trade-offs and synergies in urban landscapes in the UK10
Surrounding landscape structures, rather than habitat age, drive genetic variation of typical calcareous grassland plant species10