Land management

Analysis of NDVI variance across landscapes and seasons allows assessment of degradation and resilience presented by Matteo Jucker (CH) at the 6th Working Group meetings of COST Action ES1104, Antalya (TR), September 2015.

Assessing resilience on land use systems in dry Mediterranean areas prone to regime shifts presented by Matteo Jucker (CH) at the International Conference ‘Restoration of Arid Lands and Combat of Desertification: From Science to Practice’, University of Greenwich (UK), March 2016.

Assessment of post forest fire reclamation in the Algarve presented by Thomas Panagopoulos (PT) at the COST Action ES1104 International Conference on ‘Arid Lands and Drylands Restoration Stories: Chapters for Success’, Thessaloniki (GR), April 2015.

Combating desertification through spate irrigation system presented by Mehreteab Tesfai (NO) at the 4th Working Group meetings, Polytechnic University of Timisoara (RO), September 2014.

Desertification and drought monitoring in arid Tunisia based on remote sensing imagery presented by Bouajila Essifi (TN) at the 6th Working Group meetings of COST Action ES1104, Antalya (TR), September 2015.

Dryland forest restoration presented by Eshetu Yirdaw (FI) at the COST Action ES1104 International Conference on ‘Arid Lands and Drylands Restoration Stories: Chapters for Success’, Thessaloniki (GR), April 2015.

Effects of cover crops in olive orchards of semi-arid Spain presented by Blanca Sastre Rodriguez (ES) at the 3rd Working Group meetings of COST Action ES1104, Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Bari (IT), September 2013.

Engaging with local communities in the restoration of Wadi Kharrouba, North West Desert, Egypt Presented by Pandi Zdruli (IT) at the COST Action ES1104 Final Conference ‘Restoration of Arid Lands and Combat of Desertification: From Science to Practice’, London (UK), March 2016.

GIS as a tool for dryland restoration presented by Niki Evelpidou (GR) at the 4th Working Group meetings, Polytechnic University of Timisoara (RO), September 2014.

Introduction to the problematic of urban soils restoration, presented by Jose Luis Rubio (ES) at the COST Action ES1104 International Conference on ‘Arid Lands and Drylands Restoration Stories: Chapters for Success’, Thessaloniki (GR), April 2015: TBC

Landscape change following the Alqueva dam construction presented by Thomas Panagopoulos (PT) at the 4th Working Group meetings, Polytechnic University of Timisoara (RO), September 2014.

Learning from and sharing best practice in the management of drylands Learning from and sharing best practice in the management of drylands, presented by Gudrun Schwilch (CH) at the COST Action ES1104 Final Conference ‘Restoration of Arid Lands and Combat of Desertification: From Science to Practice’, London (UK), March 2016.

Mapping potential groundwater for sustainable Gobi Desert communities presented by Troy Sternberg (UK) at the COST Action ES1104 Final Conference ‘Restoration of Arid Lands and Combat of Desertification: From Science to Practice’, London (UK), March 2016.

Multifaceted impacts of Sustainable Land Management in drylands presented by Maria Jose Marques (ES) at the COST Action ES1104 Final Conference ‘Restoration of Arid Lands and Combat of Desertification: From Science to Practice’, London (UK), March 2016.

PRACTICE (Prevention and Restoration Actions to Combat Desertification): Applying the PRACTICE methodology to WOCAT presented by Dimitrios Chouvardas (GR) at the 3rd Working Group meetings of COST Action ES1104, Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Bari (IT), September 2013.

Rehabilitation of the wadi Kharruba in the region of Marsa Matrouh in the Western Egyptian desert presented by Pandi Zdrui (IT) at the COST Action ES1104 International Conference on ‘Arid Lands and Drylands Restoration Stories: Chapters for Success’, Thessaloniki (GR), April 2015.

Restoration of severely degraded rangelands presented by Thorunn Petursdottir (IS) at the COST Action ES1104 International Conference on ‘Arid Lands and Drylands Restoration Stories: Chapters for Success’, Thessaloniki (GR), April 2015.

Soil protection-restoration after forest fires: the role of bioengineering presented by Jose Luis Rubio at the 4th Working Group meetings, Polytechnic University of Timisoara (RO), September 2014.

Stakeholder involvement in water harvesting projects in Africa: a key factor for success presented by Mehreteab Tesfai (NO) at the COST Action ES1104 Final Conference ‘Restoration of Arid Lands and Combat of Desertification: From Science to Practice’, London (UK), March 2016.

State of knowledge on restoration of degraded agricultural land using cover crops  presented by Maria Jose Marques (ES) at the 4th Working Group meetings, Polytechnic University of Timisoara (RO), September 2014.

Sustainable Land Management (SLM) presented by Gudrun Schwilch (CH) at the 4th Working Group meetings, Polytechnic University of Timisoara (RO), September 2014.

Sustainable land management practices for dryland restoration: an overview with a special focus on arable land presented by Gudrun Schwilch (CH) at the COST Action ES1104 International Conference on ‘Arid Lands and Drylands Restoration Stories: Chapters for Success’, Thessaloniki (GR), April 2015.

Sustainable water harvesting practices in dryland restoration presented by Mehreteab Tesfai (NO) at the COST Action ES1104 International Conference on ‘Arid Lands and Drylands Restoration Stories: Chapters for Success’, Thessaloniki (GR), April 2015.

The role of land management in preventing catastrophic shifts of dryland ecosystems presented by Matteo Jucker (CH) at the COST Action ES1104 International Conference on ‘Arid Lands and Drylands Restoration Stories: Chapters for Success’, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (GR), April 2015.

The role of paraecologists in ecological restoration presented by Ute Schmiedel (DE) at the COST Action ES1104 Final Conference ‘Restoration of Arid Lands and Combat of Desertification: From Science to Practice’, London (UK), March 2016.