Apostolakis A, Schöning I, Michalzik B, Ammer C, Schall P, Hänsel F, Nauss T, Trumbore S, Schrumpf M (2023) Forest Structure and Fine Root Biomass Influence Soil CO2 Efflux in Temperate Forests under Drought. Forests 14(2):411 DOI:10.3390/f14020411

Bödeker K, Jordan-Fragstein C, Vor T, Ammer C, Knoke T (2023) Abrupt height growth setbacks show overbrowsing of tree saplings, which can be reduced by raising deer harvest. Scientific Reports 13, 12021, DOI:10.1038/s41598-023-38951-8

Bouchard E, Searle EB, Drapeau P, Liang J, … Schall P, … Paquette A (2023) Global patterns and environmental drivers of forest functional composition. Global Ecology and Biogeography n/a. DOI:10.1111/geb.13790

Burrascano S, Chianucci F, Trentanovi G, Kepfer-Rojas S, Sitzia T, Tinya F, … Schall P, …, Ammer C, …, Ódor P (2023) Where are we now with European forest multi-taxon biodiversity and where can we head to? Biological Conservation 284: 110176. DOI:10.1016/j.biocon.2023.110176

Delavaux CS, Crowther TW, … Ammer C, … Schall P, … Maynard DS (2023). Native diversity buffers against severity of non-native tree invasions. Nature 621:773-781. DOI:10.1038/s41586-023-06440-7

Drag L, Burner RC, Stephan JG, Birkemoe T, Doerfler I, Gossner MM, Magdon P, Ovaskainen O, Potterf M, Schall P, Snäll T, Sverdrup-Thygeson A, Weisser W, Müller J (2023) High resolution 3D forest structure explains ecomorphological trait variation in assemblages of saproxylic beetles. Functional Ecology, 37(1), 150-161. DOI:10.1111/1365-2435.14188

Foltran EC, Ammer C, Lamersdorf N (2023) Do admixed conifers change soil nutrient conditions of European beech stands? Soil Research 61: 647-662. DOI:10.1071/SR22218

Glatthorn J, Appleby S, Balkenhol N, Kriegel P, Likulunga LE, Lu J-Z, Matevski D, Polle A, Riebl H, Rivera Pérez CA, Scheu S, Seinsche A, Schall P, Schuldt A, Wingender S, Ammer C (2023) Species diversity of forest floor biota in non-native Douglas-fir stands is similar to that of native stands. Ecosphere 14:e4609. DOI:10.1002/ecs2.4609

Heidrich L, Brandl R, Ammer C, Bae S, Bässler C, Doerfler I, Fischer M, Gossner MM, Heurich M, Heibl C, Jung K, Krzystek P, Levick S, Magdon P, Schall P, Schulze E-D, Seibold S, Simons NK, Thorn S, Weisser WW, Wöllauer S, Müller J (2023) Effects of heterogeneity on the ecological diversity and redundancy of forest fauna. Basic and Applied Ecology 73:72-79. DOI:10.1016/j.baae.2023.10.005

Hordijk I, Maynard DS, Hart SP, Lidong M, ter Steege H, Liang J, … …, Ammer C, …, Schall P, …, Crowther TW (2023) Evenness mediates the global relationship between forest productivity and richness. Journal of Ecology 111:1308–1326. DOI:10.1111/1365-2745.14098

Khanalizadeh A, Eshaghi Rad J, Amiri GZ, Zare H, Schall P, Lexer MJ (2023) Effects of single tree selection cutting on vascular plant species diversity components in temperate forests of Hyrcanian region. Flora 305:152341. DOI:10.1016/j.flora.2023.152341

Lwila A, Post-Leon A, Ammer C, Mund M (2023) Site properties, species identity, and species mixture affect fine root production, mortality, and turnover rate in pure and mixed forests of European Beech, Norway spruce, and Douglas-fir. Ecological Indicators 147: 109975. DOI:10.1016/j.ecolind.2023.109975

Ma H, Crowther TW, Mo  L, Maynard  DS, Renner  SS, van den Hoogen, …, Ammer C, …, Schall P, …, Zohner CM (2023) The global biogeography of tree leaf form and habit. Nature Plants 9: 1795–1809

Menge J, Magdon P, Wöllauer S, Ehbrecht M (2023) Impacts of forest management on stand and landscape-level microclimate heterogeneity of European beech forests. Landscape Ecology. DOI:10.1007/s10980-023-01596-z

Milz S, Wäldchen J, Abouee A, Ravichandran AA, Schall P, Hagen C, Borer J, Lewandowski B, Wittich H-C, Mäder P (2023) The HAInich: A multidisciplinary vision data-set for a better understanding of the forest ecosystem. Sci Data 10:168. DOI:10.1038/s41597-023-02010-8

Mo L, Zohner CM, Reich PB, Liang J, … Ammer C, … Schall P, … Crowther TW (2023). Integrated global assessment of the natural forest carbon potential. Nature 624: 92-101. DOI:10.1038/s41586-023-06723-z

Müller J, Mitesser O, Cadotte M W, van der Plas F, Mori A S, Ammer C, Chao A, Scherer-Lorenzen M, Baldrian P, Bässler C, Biedermann P, Cesarz S, Claßen A, Delory B M, Feldhaar H, Fichtner A, Hothorn T, Kuenzer C, Peters M K, Pierick K, Schmitt T, Schuldt B, Seidel D, Six D, Steffan-Dewenter I, Thorn S, von Oheimb G, Wegmann M, Weisser W W, Eisenhauer, N. (2023) Enhancing the structural diversity between forest patches - A concept and real-world experiment to study biodiversity, multifunctionality and forest resilience across spatial scales. Global Change Biology, 29, 1437-1450. DOI:10.1111/gcb.16564

Neff F, Hagge J, Achury R, Ambarlı D, Ammer C, Schall P, Seibold S, Staab M, Weisser WW, Gossner MM (2022) Hierarchical trait filtering at different spatial scales determines beetle assemblages in deadwood. Functional Ecology 36: 2929-2942. DOI:10.1111/1365-2435.14186

Neff F, Prati D, Achury R, Ambarlı D, Bolliger R, Brändle M, Freitag M, Hölzel N, Kleinebecker T, Knecht A, Schäfer D, Schall P, Seibold S, Staab M, Weisser WW, Pellissier L, Gossner MM (2023) Reduction of invertebrate herbivory by land use is only partly explained by changes in plant and insect characteristics. Ecological Monographs e1571. DOI:10.1002/ecm.1571

Neyret M, Peter S, Le Provost G, Boch S, Boesing AL, Bullock JM, Hölzel N, Klaus VH, Kleinebecker T, Krauss J, Müller J, Müller S, Ammer C, Buscot F, Ehbrecht M, Fischer M, Goldmann K, Jung K, Mehring M, Müller T, Renner SC, Schall P, Scherer-Lorenzen M, Westphal C, Wubet T, Manning P (2023) Landscape management strategies for multifunctionality and social equity. Nature Sustainability 6: 391–403. DOI:10.1038/s41893-022-01045-w

Neudam L, Fuchs JM, Mjema E, Johannmeier A, Ammer C, Annighöfer P, Paul C, Seidel D (2023) Simulation of silvicultural treatments based on real 3D forest data from mobile laser scanning point clouds. Trees, Forests and People 11: 100372 DOI:10.1016/j.tfp.2023.100372

Okimat JP, Babweteera F, Glatthorn J, Ehbrecht M (2023) Effects of site conditions on regeneration of African mahogany (Khaya anthotheca) in a semi‐deciduous East African tropical rainforest. Restoration Ecology, DOI:10.1111/rec.14032

Pretzsch H, Heym M, Hilmers T, Bravo-Oviedo A, Ahmed S, Ammer C, Avdagić A, Bielak K, Bravo F, Brazaitis G, Fabrika M, Hurt V, Kurylyak V, Löf M, Pach M, Ponette Q, Ruiz-Peinado R, Stojanovic D, Svoboda M, Wolff B, Zlatanov T, del Río M (2023) Mortality reduces overyielding in mixed Scots pine and European beech stands along a precipitation gradient in Europe. Forest Ecology and Management 539: 121008. DOI:10.1016/j.foreco.2023.121008

Richter A, Ewald M, Hemmerling C, Schöning I, Bauhus J, Schall P, Ruess L (2023) Effects of management intensity, soil properties and region on the nematode communities in temperate forests in Germany. Forest Ecology and Management 529:120675. DOI:10.1016/j.foreco.2022.120675

Rupprecht T, Schall P, Ammer C (2023) Lichtbedingungen in abgestorbenen Fichtenbeständen. Allgemeine Forstzeitschrift/Der Wald 78 (2): 34-37

Seidel D, Ammer C (2023): Towards a causal understanding of the relationship between structural complexity, productivity, and adaptability of forests based on principles of thermodynamics. Forest Ecology and Management 544: 121238. DOI:10.1016/j.foreco.2023.121238

Seliger A, Ammer C, Kreft H, Zerbe S (2023) Changes of vegetation in coniferous monocultures in the context of conversion to mixed forests in 30 years – Implications for biodiversity restoration. Journal of Environmental Management 343: 118199. DOI:10.1016/j.jenvman.2023.118199

Seliger A, Ammer C, Kreft H, Zerbe S (2023) Diversification of coniferous monocultures in the last 30 years and implications for forest restoration: a case study from temperate lower montane forests in Central Europe. European Journal of Forest Research 142: 1353-1368. DOI:10.1007/s10342-023-01595-4

Somenguem Donfack L, Schall P, Mund M, Knohl A, Ammer C (2023) Effects of competition reduction on intra-annual radial growth of European beech (Fagus sylvatica L.) at stem base and crown base. Trees – Structure and Function 37: 435–447. DOI:10.1007/s00468-022-02360-7

Sprengel L, Hamann A, Wu S, Spiecker H (2023) Carbon sequestration potential of eight economically important tree species in Northeast China under climate change. Forest Ecology and Management 545, 121299. DOI:10.1016/j.foreco.2023.121299

Storch F, Boch S, Gossner MM, Feldhaar H, Ammer C, Schall P, Polle A, Kroiher F, Müller J, Bauhus J (2023) Linking structure and species richness to support forest biodiversity monitoring at large scales. Annals of Forest Science 80: 3. DOI:10.1186/s13595-022-01169-1

Tinya F, … , Gossner M, … Schall P, … ÓDOR P (2023) A synthesis of multi-taxa management experiments to guide forest biodiversity conservation in Europe. Global Ecology and Conservation 46:e02553. DOI:10.1016/j.gecco.2023.e02553

Thom C, Ammer C, Annighöfer P, Aszalós R, Dittrich S, Hagge J, Keeton WS, Kovacs B, Krautkrämer O, Müller J, von Oheimb G, Seidl R (2023) Regeneration in European beech forests after drought: The effects of microclimate, deadwood and browsing. European Journal of Forest Research 142: 250-273. DOI:10.1007/s10342-022-01520-1

Trentanovi G, Campagnaro T, Sitzia T, Chianucci F, Vacchiano G, Ammer C, Ciach M, Nagel TA, del Río M, Paillet Y, … Pötzelsberger E, Schall P, Svoboda M, Tinya F, Ujházyová M, Burrascano S (2023) Words apart: Standardizing forestry terms and definitions across European biodiversity studies. Forest Ecosystems 10:100128. DOI:10.1016/j.fecs.2023.100128

Vospernik S, Heym M, Pretzsch H, Pach M, Steckel M, Aldea J, Brazaitis G, Bravo-Oviedo A, Del Rio M, Löf M, Pardos M, Bielak K, Bravo F, Coll L, Cerny J, Droessler L, Ehbrecht M, Jansons A, Korboulewsky N, Jourdan M, Nord-Larsen T, Nothdurft A, Ruiz-Peinado R, Ponette Q, Sitko R, Svoboda M, Wolff B (2023) Tree species growth response to climate in mixtures of Quercus robur/Quercus petraea and Pinus sylvestris across Europe - a dynamic, sensitive equilibrium. Forest Ecology and Management 530, 120753. DOI:10.1016/j.foreco.2022.120753

Zeller L, Förster A, Keye C, Meyer P, Roschak C, Ammer C (2023) What does literature tell us about the relationship between forest structural attributes and species richness in temperate forests? – A review. Ecological Indicators 153: 110383. DOI:10.1016/j.ecolind.2023.110383

Zerbe S, Lange F, Seliger A, Leitinger G, Ammer C (2023) Wie invasiv ist die Douglasie? Ein Fallbeispiel aus dem Spessart. Allgemeine Forstzeitschrift/Der Wald 78 (16): 30-34