Florian Hartig – List of publications

See also my ———–

See also my Google Scholar profile / ORCID / GitHub code repositories

Articles / Books / Book chapters

2018 / in press / preprints ———–

  • Reisch, C., Schmid, C. & Hartig, F. (2018) A comparison of methods for estimating plant population size. Biodiversity and Conservation. [journal]
  • Marqués, L., Madrigal-González, J., Zavala, M.A., Julio Camarero, J. & Hartig, F. (2018). Last-century forest productivity in a managed dry-edge Scots pine population: the two sides of climate warming. Ecol. Appl. 28, 95–105. [journal]


  • Chanthorn, W., Hartig, F., & Brockelman, W. Y. (2017). Structure and community composition in a tropical forest suggest a change of ecological processes during stand development. Forest Ecology and Management404, 100-107.
  • Augustynczik, A. L., Hartig, F., Minunno, F., Kahle, H. P., Diaconu, D., Hanewinkel, M., & Yousefpour, R. (2017). Productivity of Fagus sylvatica under climate change–A Bayesian analysis of risk and uncertainty using the model 3-PG. Forest Ecology and Management401, 192-206.
  • Pullens, J. W. M., Bagnara, M., González, R. S., Gianelle, D., Sottocornola, M., Heijmans, M. M. P. D., … & Hartig, F. (2017). The NUCOMBog R package for simulating vegetation, water, carbon and nitrogen dynamics in peatlands. Ecological Informatics40, 35-39.
  • Brieger, F., Hagen, R., Kröschel, M., Hartig, F., Petersen, I., Ortmann, S., & Suchant, R. (2017). Do roe deer react to wildlife warning reflectors? A test combining a controlled experiment with field observations. European Journal of Wildlife Research63(5), 72.
  • Roberts, D. R.; Bahn, V.; Ciuti, S.; Boyce, M. S.; Elith, J.; Guillera-Arroita, G.; Hauenstein, S.; Lahoz-Monfort, J. J.; Schröder, B.; Thuiller, W.; Warton, D. I.; Wintle, B. A.; Hartig, F. & Dormann, C. F. (2017) Cross-validation strategies for data with temporal, spatial, hierarchical, or phylogenetic structure. Ecography, 40(8), 913-929.[journal] [pdf]
  • Panassiti, B.; Hartig, F.; Fahrentrapp, J.; Breuer, M. & Biedermann, R. (2017) Identifying local drivers of a vector-pathogen-disease system using Bayesian modeling. Basic and Applied Ecology, 18, 75–85. [journal]
  • Fornoff, F.; Klein, A.-M.; Hartig, F.; Benadi, G.; Venjakob, C.; Schaefer, H. M. & Ebeling, A. (2017) Functional flower traits and their diversity drive pollinator visitation. Oikos, 126, 1020-1030. [journal] [pdf]
  • Sarmento Cabral, J.; Valente, L. & Hartig, F. (2017) Mechanistic models in macroecology and biogeography: state-of-art and prospects. Ecography, 2017, 
    40, 267–280. [journal] [pdf]
  • Hartig, F. (2017) Simulation Modeling. In: Oxford Bibliographies in Ecology (ed. Gibson, D.). Oxford University Press. [journal] [pdf]

2016 ———–

  • Sohn, J. A.; Hartig, F.; Kohler, M.; Huss, J. & Bauhus, J. (2016) Heavy and frequent thinning promotes drought adaptation in Pinus sylvestris forests. Ecol Appl, in press [journal] [pdf]
  • Singer, A., Johst, K, Banitz, T. et al. (2016) Community dynamics under climate change: will next generation mechanistic models improve projections of species distributions? Ecological Modelling, 326, 63–74. [journal] [pdf]
  • Moran, E. V.; Hartig, F. & Bell, D. M. (2016) Intraspecific trait variation across scales: implications for understanding global change responses. Glob. Change Biol., in press. [journal] [pdf]

2015  ———–

  • Latifi, H.; Heurich, M.; Hartig, F.; Müller, J.; Krzystek, P.; Jehl, H. & Dech, S. (2015) Estimating over- and understorey canopy density of temperate mixed stands by airborne LiDAR data. Forestry,in press. [journal] [pdf]
  • Hartig, F. (2015) Dale & Fortin – the revised guide to spatial analysis. Frontiers of Biogeography, 7, [journal].
  • Schiro, G.; Fahrentrapp, J.; Hartig, F. & Panassiti, B. A genetic analysis reveals low prevalence of phytoplasma infection in Hyalesthes obsoletus Signoret, vector of ‘bois noir’, in SW-Germany. Peer-J Pre. [preprint]
  • Panassiti, B.; Hartig, F.; Breuer, M. & Biedermann, R. Bayesian inference of environmental and biotic factors determining the occurrence of the grapevine disease ‘bois noir’. Ecosphere, 6, art143. [journal], [pdf]
  • Latifi, H.; Fassnacht, F. E.; Hartig, F.; Berger, C.; Hernández, J.; Corvalán, P. & Koch, B. (2015) Stratified aboveground forest biomass estimation by remote sensing data. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation , 38, 229 – 241. [journal] [pdf]

2014 ———–

  • Fassnacht, F.; Hartig, F.; Latific, H.; Berger, C.; Hernández, J.; Corvalán, P. & Koch, B. Importance of sample size, data type and prediction method for remote sensing based estimations of aboveground forest biomass. Remote Sensing of Environment, 154, 102–114. [journal] [pdf] [code]
  • Florian Hartig, Tamara Münkemüller, Karin Johst & Ulf Dieckmann (accepted) On the sympatric evolution and evolutionary stability of coexistence by relative nonlinearity of competition. PLoS ONE, 9, e94454. [journal] [arXiv] [pdf] [code]
  • Teeffelen, A. J. V.; Opdam, P.; Wätzold, F.; Hartig, F.; Johst, K.; Drechsler, M.; Vos, C. C.; Wissel, S. & Quétier, F. (2014) Ecological and economic conditions and associated institutional challenges for conservation banking in dynamic landscapes. Landscape and Urban Planning, 130, 64-72. [journal] [pdf]
  • Pe’er, G.; Dicks, L. V.; Visconti, P.; Arlettaz, R.; Báldi, A.; Benton, T. G.; Collins, S.; Dieterich, M.; Gregory, R. D.; Hartig, F.; Henle, K.; Hobson, P. R.; Kleijn, D.; Neumann, R. K.; Robijns, T.; Schmidt, J.; Shwartz, A.; Sutherland, W. J.; Turbé, A.; Wulf, F. & Scott, A. V. (2014) EU agricultural reform fails on biodiversity. Science, 344, 1090-1092. [journal] [pdf] [supplement]
  • Hartig, F.; Dislich, C.; Wiegand, T. & Huth, A. (2014) Technical Note: Approximate Bayesian parameterization of a process-based tropical forest model. Biogeosciences, 11, 1261-1272. [journal] [arXiv] [pdf] [supplement]

2013 ———–

  • Florian Hartig & Carsten F. Dormann (2013) Does” model-free” forecasting really outperform the “true” model? PNAS, 110, E3975. [journal] [arXiv] [pdf] {code}
  • Taubert, Franziska; Hartig, Florian; Dobner, Hans-Jürgen & Huth, Andreas (2013) On the Challenge of Fitting Tree Size Distributions in Ecology. PLoS ONE 8, e58036-. [journal] [stats] [pdf]
  • Schymanski, S. J.; Dormann, C. F.; Cabral, J.; Chuine, I.; Graham, C. H.; Hartig, F.; Kearney, M.; Morin, X.; Römermann, C.; Schröder, B. & Singer, A. (2013) Process, correlation and parameter fitting in species distribution models: a response to Kriticos et al. J. Biogeogr., 40, 612–-613.. [journal] [stats][pdf]
  • Marcel van Oijen, Christopher Reyer, Friedrich J. Bohn, D.R. Cameron, Gaby Deckmyn, M. Flechsig, S. Härkönen, Florian Hartig, Andreas Huth, Andres Kiviste, P. Lasch, A. Mäkela, Tobias Mette, Francesco Minunno and Werner Rammer (2013) Bayesian calibration, comparison and averaging of six forest models, using data from Scots pine stands across Europe. For. Ecol. Manage., 289, 255-268. [journal] [stats][pdf]

2012 ———–

  • Florian Hartig, James Dyke, Thomas Hickler, Steven I. Higgins, Robert B. O’Hara, Simon Scheiter and Andreas Huth (2012): Connecting dynamic vegetation models to data – an inverse perspective. J. Biogeogr., 39, 2240-2252. [journal] [stats] [pdf]
  • Glenn Marion, Greg McInerny, Jörn Pagel, Stephen Catterall, Alex Cook, Florian Hartig, Frank Schurr and Robert B. O’Hara (2012) Parameter and uncertainty estimation for process-oriented population and distribution models: data, statistics and the niche. J. Biogeogr., 39, 2225–2239. [journal] [stats] [pdf]
  • Frank M. Schurr, Jörn Pagel, Juliano Sarmento Cabral, Jürgen Groeneveld, Olga Bykova, Robert B. O’ Hara, Florian Hartig, W. Daniel Kissling, H. Peter Linder, Guy F. Midgley, Boris Schröder, Alexander Singer and Niklaus E. Zimmermann (2012): How to understand species’ niches and range dynamics: a demographic research agenda for biogeography. J. Biogeogr., 39, 2146–2162. [journal] [stats] [pdf]
  • Carsten F. Dormann, Stanislaus J. Schymanski, Juliano Cabral, Isabelle Chuine, Catherine Graham, Florian Hartig, Michael Kearney, Xavier Morin, Christine Römermann, Boris Schröder and Alexander Singer (2012): Correlation and process in species distribution models: bridging a dichotomy. J. Biogeogr. , 39, 2119–2131. [journal] [stats] [pdf]

— bookchapters —

  • Karin Johst, Florian Hartig & Martin Drechsler (2012): Offsetting policies for biodiversity conservation: the need for compensating habitat relocation. In: Jordán, F. & Jörgensen, S. E. (eds.) Models of the ecological hierarchy from molecules to the ecosphere. Elsevier. [publisher] [stats]

2011 ———–

  • Florian Hartig, Justin. M. Calabrese, Björn Reineking, Thorsten Wiegand and Andreas Huth (2011): Statistical inference for stochastic simulation models – theory and application. Ecol. Lett. 14, 816-827. [journal] [stats] [pdf]
  • Martin Drechsler & Florian Hartig (2011): Conserving biodiversity with tradable permits under changing conservation costs and habitat restoration time lags. Ecol. Econ. 70, 533-541. [journal] [stats] [pdf]
  • Johst, K., Drechsler, M., van Teeffelen, A. J. A., Hartig, F., Vos, C. C., Wissel, S., Wätzold, F. & Opdam, P. (2011): Biodiversity conservation in dynamic landscapes: trade-offs between number, connectivity and turnover of habitat patches. J. Appl. Ecol. 48, 1227–1235. [journal] [stats] [pdf]

— bookchapters —

  • Frank Wätzold, Martin Drechsler, Florian Hartig & Silvia Wissel (2011): Applying tradable permits to biodiversity conservation: Design issues, modelling and policies in: Hansjürgens, B.; Antes, R. & Strunz, M. (eds.): Permit Trading in Different Applications, Routledge. [URL]

2010 ———–

  • Florian Hartig & Martin Drechsler (2010): Stay by thy neighbor? Social organization determines the efficiency of biodiversity markets with spatial incentives. Ecol. Complex. 7, 91-99. [journal] [preprint] [stats] [pdf]
  • Florian Hartig, Martin Horn & Martin Drechsler (2010): EcoTRADE – A multi-player network game of a tradable permit market for biodiversity credits. Environ. Model. Software 25, 1479-1480. [journal] [preprint] [stats] [pdf]

2009 ———–

  • Florian Hartig & Martin Drechsler (2009): Smart spatial incentives for market-based conservation. Biol. Conserv. 142, 779-788. [journal] [preprint] [stats] [pdf]

— thesis —

  • Florian Hartig (2009): Metapopulations, Markets and the Individual – Refining incentive-based approaches for biodiversity conservation on private lands. PhD Thesis, University of Osnabrück. [URL] [pdf]

2008 ———–

  • Florian Hartig & Martin Drechsler (2008): The time horizon and its role in multiple species conservation planning. Biol. Conserv. 141, 2625-2631. [journal] [preprint] [stats] [pdf]

Selected Talks

2014 ———–

Florian Hartig, Carsten F. Dormann (2014):
Consistency of Bayesian and maximum likelihood inference in state- space models of ecological systems with strongly nonlinear dynamics
Talk at the ISEC 2014 Montepellier / France

2013 ———–

Florian Hartig, Tamara Münkemüller, Karin Johst & Ulf Dieckmann ( Aug 2013 ): Dynamic versus evolutionary stability – divergent insights from coexistence theory and evolutionary ecology. Talk at the INTECOL meeting in London

2012 ———–

Florian Hartig, Justin. M. Calabrese, Björn Reineking, Thorsten Wiegand & Andreas Huth (Feb 2012): Approximate Bayesian inference for stochastic models in ecology and biogeography. Talk at the 6th Annual Meeting of the Specialist Group for Macroecology of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland (GfÖ)

2011 ———–

Florian Hartig & Andreas Huth (Sept 2011): Light dependence of growth and mortality in a Sri Lankan tropical rain forest. Talk at the BES conference in Sheffield, UK

Florian Hartig, Claudia Dislich & Andreas Huth (March 2011): Approximate Bayesian parameter estimation for a stochastic tropical forest model. Talk at the BES forest ecology meeting in Cambridge, UK

2010 ———–

Florian Hartig, Claudia Dislich & Andreas Huth (Sept 2010): Approximate Bayesian parameter estimation for a stochastic tropical rain forest model. Talk at the 2010 BES Conference in Leeds, UK

Florian Hartig & Martin Drechsler (Aug 2010): The role of social organization in biodiversity markets with spatial incentives – from theory to experiments. Talk at the ISEE 2010 conference in Oldenburg [PDF]

Florian Hartig, Sandro Pütz, Cristina Banks-Leite, Andreas Huth & Martin Drechsler (Feb. 2011): Economic incentives for mitigating fragmentation and edge-effects in the Brazilian Atlantic Forest. Talk at the GTOE conference in Frankfurt, Germany

2009 ———–

Florian Hartig (Nov 2009): Designing incentives for sustainable land use. Peer: Metier conference, Brussels, Belgium [PDF]

Florian Hartig (Oct. 2009): Metapopulations, markets and the individual. PhD Defence in Osnabrück, Germany [PDF]

Florian Hartig & Martin Drechsler (Sept. 2009): Time preferences affect conservation priorities for multiple species. Poster at the conference of the European Society for Conservation Biology in Prague [PDF]

Florian Hartig, Tamara Münkemüller, Karin Johst & Ulf Dieckmann (Sept 2009): Evolution of coexisting density compensation strategies in the Maynard Smith and Slatkin equation. Talk at the conference of the German Ecological Society in Bayreuth, Germany [PDF]

Florian Hartig & Martin Drechsler (June 2009): Smart spatial incentives for market-based conservation. Talk at the conference of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (EAERE) in Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2008 ———–

Florian Hartig & Martin Drechsler (Sept. 2008): Smart spatial incentives for conservation markets. Talk at the EURECO – GFOE 2008 in Leipzig, Germany [PDF]

Florian Hartig & Martin Drechsler (June 2008): Optimizing spatial incentives in markets for conservation services. Talk at the EAERE-FEEM-VIU European Summer School on Space in Unified Models of Economy and Ecology, Venice, Italy. [PDF]

2007 ———–

Florian Hartig & Martin Drechsler( Dec 2007 ): Spatial Pattern Formation in Tradable Permit Markets for Biodiversity Conservation.. Poster presented at the ECEM conference, Trieste, Italy. [PDF]

Florian Hartig & Martin Drechsler (Okt. 2007): About the dynamics of tradable permit markets with spatially correlated certificates.. Talk at 1st Annual EuroDIVERSITY Conference, Paris, France. [PDF]

Florian Hartig & Martin Drechsler (June 2007): About the impact of incentives and individual preferences in TDR markets with spatially correlated certificates. Talk at the Ulvon Conference on Environmental Economics, Ulvon, Sweden

Florian Hartig, Martin Drechsler, Silvia Wissel, Frank Wätzold & Silvia Wisssel (June 2007): Spatial Pattern Formation and Communication in Markets for Tradable Development Rights. Talk at conference of the European Society for Ecological Economics in Leipzig, Germany. [PDF]

Florian Hartig & Martin Drechsler (March 2007): Spatial Pattern Formation and Population Dynamics – What a landscape ecologist could learn from a ferromagnet. Talk at the spring conference of the German Physical Society, Regensburg, Germany. [PDF]