Environmental Evidence

(The TQCC of Environmental Evidence is 8. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-01-01 to 2024-01-01.)
What are the relative risks of mortality and injury for fish during downstream passage at hydroelectric dams in temperate regions? A systematic review51
Effectiveness of struvite precipitation and ammonia stripping for recovery of phosphorus and nitrogen from anaerobic digestate: a systematic review48
Evidence of the impact of noise pollution on biodiversity: a systematic map38
How effective are strategies to control the dissemination of antibiotic resistance in the environment? A systematic review35
What are the effects of even-aged and uneven-aged forest management on boreal forest biodiversity in Fennoscandia and European Russia? A systematic review32
Existing evidence on antibiotic resistance exposure and transmission to humans from the environment: a systematic map31
What is the research evidence for antibiotic resistance exposure and transmission to humans from the environment? A systematic map protocol27
How effective is ‘greening’ of urban areas in reducing human exposure to ground-level ozone concentrations, UV exposure and the ‘urban heat island effect’? An updated systematic review24
Evidence for the impacts of agroforestry on ecosystem services and human well-being in high-income countries: a systematic map24
What are the effects of flow-regime changes on fish productivity in temperate regions? A systematic map22
Principles and framework for assessing the risk of bias for studies included in comparative quantitative environmental systematic reviews19
Evidence based disease control methods in potato production: a systematic map protocol19
How are nature-based solutions contributing to priority societal challenges surrounding human well-being in the United Kingdom: a systematic map18
What do we know about the impacts of the Marine Stewardship Council seafood ecolabelling program? A systematic map18
Social and ecological outcomes of conservation interventions in tropical coastal marine ecosystems: a systematic map protocol15
How does sediment exposure affect corals? A systematic review protocol14
Evidence for the effects of decommissioning man-made structures on marine ecosystems globally: a systematic map protocol13
Can linear transportation infrastructure verges constitute a habitat and/or a corridor for vertebrates in temperate ecosystems? A systematic review12
Outcomes of wildlife translocations in protected areas: what is the type and extent of existing evidence? A systematic map protocol11
Response of chlorophyll a to total nitrogen and total phosphorus concentrations in lotic ecosystems: a systematic review11
Management of UK priority invasive alien plants: a systematic review protocol11
The global environmental agenda urgently needs a semantic web of knowledge11
Does the growing of Bt maize change abundance or ecological function of non-target animals compared to the growing of non-GM maize? A systematic review10
Quantitative evidence synthesis: a practical guide on meta-analysis, meta-regression, and publication bias tests for environmental sciences10
Effects of sediment exposure on corals: a systematic review of experimental studies10
Effects of artificial light on bird movement and distribution: a systematic map10
What evidence exists on the impact of agricultural practices in fruit orchards on biodiversity? A systematic map10
What approaches exist to evaluate the effectiveness of UK-relevant natural flood management measures? A systematic map protocol9
What evidence exists on how changes in marine ecosystem structure and functioning affect ecosystem services delivery? A systematic map protocol9
A call for consistency with the terms ‘wetter’ and ‘drier’ in climate change studies9
What evidence exists on the links between natural climate solutions and climate change mitigation outcomes in subtropical and tropical terrestrial regions? A systematic map protocol9
What evidence exists on ecotechnologies for recycling carbon and nutrients from domestic wastewater? A systematic map9
Diversity of antibiotics in hospital and municipal wastewaters and receiving water bodies and removal efficiency by treatment processes: a systematic review protocol8
Climate change and the global redistribution of biodiversity: substantial variation in empirical support for expected range shifts8
Are small protected habitat patches within boreal production forests effective in conserving species richness, abundance and community composition? A systematic review8