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135   2017 Kodikara, K.A.S., N. Mukherjee, L.P.Jayatissa, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam. Have mangrove restoration projects worked? An in‐depth study in Sri Lanka. Restoration Ecology (in press). Wiley
134   2017 Santos, L.C.M., M.A. Amaro Pinheiro, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & M. Dantas Bitencourt. Population status and fishery potential of the mangrove crab, Ucides cordatus (Linnaeus, 1763) in North-eastern Brazil. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom (in press). CambridgeUP
133   2017 Koedam, N., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, Roberto Limas Barcellos & T. Van der Stocken. Mangroves – Captured by the keen eye of a 17th century landscape painter. Dutch Crossing (in press). Taylor&Francis
132   2017 Santos, L.C.M., M.A. Gasalla, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & M.D. Bitencourt, 2017. Socio-ecological assessment for environmental planning in coastal fishery areas: A case study in Brazilian mangroves. Ocean & Coastal Management 138: 60-69. Elsevier
131   2016 Ximenes, A.C., F. Ribeiro Gondim, P.C. Scott & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2016. Spatial analysis framework for mangrove forests restoration. Caminhos de Geografia 17(59): 32-50. OJS
130   2016 Hugé, J., K. Vande Velde, F. Benitez-Capistros, J. Harold Japay, B. Satyanarayana, M. Nazrin Ishak, M. Quispe-Zuñíga, M.L. Bin Husain, I. Sulong, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2016. Mapping discourses using Q methodology in Matang Mangrove Forest, Malaysia. Journal of Environmental Management 83(3) : 988-997. Elsevier
129   2016 Fusi, G.M. Beone, N.A. Suciu, A. Sacchi, M. Trevisan, E. Capri, D. Daffonchio, N. Din, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & S. Cannicci, 2016. Ecological status and sources of anthropogenic contaminants in mangroves of the Wouri River Estuary (Cameroon). Marine Pollution Bulletin 109(2):723-733. Elsevier
128   2016 Khan, M.N.I., R. Hijbeek, U. Berger, N. Koedam, U. Grueters, S.M. Zahirul Islam, Md Asadul Hasan & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2016. An evaluation of the plant density estimator the Point-Centred Quarter Method (PCQM) using Monte Carlo simulation. PLoS ONE 11(6): e0157985. PLoS
127   2016 Hugé, J., T. Block, T. Waas, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & T. Wright, 2016. How to walk the talk? Developing actions for sustainability in academic research. Journal of Cleaner Production 137: 83-92. Elsevier
126   2016 Otero, V. K. Quisthoudt , N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2016. Mangroves at their limits: detection and area estimation of mangroves along the Sahara Desert coast. Remote Sensing 8: 512. MDPI
125   2016 Jenoh, E.M.; E.M.R. Robert, I. Lehmann, E. Kioko, J.O. Bosire, N. Ngisiange, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2016. Wide ranging insect infestation of the pioneer mangrove Sonneratia alba by two insect species along the Kenyan coast. PLoS ONE 11(5): e0154849. PLoS
124   2016 Ximenes, A.C., E.E. Maeda, G.F. Balué Arcoverde & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2016. Spatial assessment of the bioclimatic and environmental factors driving mangrove tree species' distribution along the Brazilian coastline. Remote Sensing 8: 451. MDPI
123   2016 Benitez-Capistros, F., J. Hugé, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2016. Exploring conservation discourses in the Galapagos Islands: a case study of the Galapagos giant tortoises. Ambio 45(6): 706-724. Springer
122   2016 Santos, L.C.M., M.M. Rollo Jr., T.M. Costa, M.A.A. Pinheiro, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & M.D. Bitencourt, 2016. Spatial analysis of a coastal area for conservation and fishery of mangrove edible crab (Ucides cordatus). Journal of Coastal Research 75: 685-689. Allen Press
121   2015 Hugé , J., N. Mukherjee, C. Fertel, J.-P. Waaub, T. Block, T. Waas, N. Koedam, & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2015. Conceptualizing the effectiveness of sustainability assessment in development cooperation. Sustainability 7(5): 5735-5751. MDPI
120   2015 Mukherjee, N., J. Hugé, W.J. Sutherland, J. McNeill, M. Van Opstal, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2015. The Delphi technique in ecology and biological conservation: applications and guidelines. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 6(9) :1097-1109. Wiley
119   2015 Robert, E.M.R., J. Oste, T. Van der Stocken, D.J.R. De Ryck, K. Quisthoudt, J.G. Kairo, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, N. Koedam & N. Schmitz, 2015. Viviparous mangrove propagules of Ceriops tagal and Rhizophora mucronata, where both Rhizophoraceae show different dispersal and establishment strategies. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 468: 45-54. Elsevier
118   2015 Van der Stocken, T., D.J. R. De Ryck, B. Vanschoenwinkel, T.J. Bouma, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2015. Interaction between water and wind as a driver of passive dispersal in mangroves. PLoS ONE 10(3): e0121593. PLoS
117   2015 Mukherjee, N., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, N. Koedam & K. Shanker, 2014 An interdisciplinary framework to evaluate bioshield plantations: Insights from peninsular India.  Acta Oecologica 63: 91-100. Elsevier
116   2015 Van, T.T., N. Wilson, H. Thanh-Tung, K. Quisthoudt, V. Quang-Minh, L. Xuan-Tuan, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2015. Changes in mangrove vegetation area and character in a war and land use change affected region of Vietnam (Mui Ca Mau) over six decades. Acta Oecologica 63: 71-81. Elsevier
115   2015 Van der Stocken, T., B. Vanschoenwinkel, D. De Ryck, E. Deboelpaep, T. Bouma, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2015. The way through the woods: the impact of landscape structure on propagule dispersal in mangrove forests. Marine Ecology Progress Series 524: 95-106. Int Res
114   2015 Van Nedervelde, F., S. Cannicci, N. Koedam, J.O. Bosire & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2015. What regulates crab predation on mangrove propagules? Acta Oecologica 63: 63-70. Elsevier
113   2014 Grueters, U., T. Seltmann, H. Schmidt, H. Horn, A. Pranchai, A.G. Vovides, R. Peters, J. Vogt, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, U. Berger, 2014. The mangrove forest dynamics model mesoFON : Analyzing effects of local dispersal and crown plasticity on the fitness of plant functional types. Ecological Modelling 291: 28–41. Elsevier
112   2014 Wang'ondu, V.W., J.O. Bosire, J.G. Kairo, J.I. Kinyamario, F.B. Mwaura, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2014. Litter fall dynamics of restored mangroves (Rhizophora mucronata Lamk. and Sonneratia alba Sm.) in Kenya. Restoration Ecology 22(6): 824-831. Wiley
111   2014 Dissanayake, N.P., S.K. Madarasinghe, K.A.S. Kodikara, L.P. Jayatissa, A.J.D. Perera, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2014. Preliminary study on the propagule dependency of Rhizophora seedlings. Journal of the Department of Wildlife Conservation 2: 141-151. DWC
110   2014 Mukherjee, N., W.J. Sutherland, L. Dicks, J. Hugé, N. Koedam & F.Dahdouh-Guebas, 2014 Ecosystem service valuations of mangrove ecosystems to inform decision making and future valuation exercises. PLoS ONE 9(8): e105069. PLoS
109   2014 Okello, J.A.; E.M.R. Robert, H. Beeckman, J.G. Kairo, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2014. Effects of experimental sedimentation on the phenological dynamics and leaf traits of replanted mangroves at Gazi bay, Kenya. Ecology and Evolution 4(16): 3187-3200 Wiley
108   2014 Goessens, A., B. Satyanarayana, T. Van der Stocken, M. Quispe Zuniga, H. Mohd-Lokman, I. Sulong & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2014 Is Matang mangrove forest in Malaysia sustainably rejuvenating after more than a century of conservation and harvesting management ? PLoS ONE 9(8): e105069. PLoS
107   2014 Satyanarayana, B., H. Mohd-Lokman, I. Razarudin, I. Sulong & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2014. Foraminiferal distribution and association patterns in the mangrove sediments of Kapar and Matang, West Pensinsular Malaysia. Journal of Sustainability Science and Management 9(1): 32-48. UMT
106   2014 Tran Thi, V. A. Tien Thi Xuan, H. Phan Nguyen, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2014. Application of remote sensing and GIS for detection of long-term mangrove shoreline changes in Mui Ca Mau, Vietnam. Biogeosciences 11: 3781–3795. Springer
105   2014 Mukherjee, N., W.J. Sutherland, M.N.I. Khan, U. Berger, N. Schmitz, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2014. Using expert knowledge and modelling to define mangrove composition, functioning and threats and estimate time-frame for recovery. Ecology and Evolution 4(11): 2247-2262. Wiley
104   2014 Di Nitto, D., G. Neukermans, N. Koedam, H. Defever, F. Pattyn, J.G. Kairo & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2014. Mangroves facing climate change: landward migration potential in response to projected scenarios of sea level rise. Biogeosciences 11: 857-871. Springer
103   2014 Robert, E.M.R., A.H. Jambia, N. Schmitz, D. De Ryck, J. De Mey, J.G. Kairo, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, H. Beeckman & N. Koedam, 2014. How to catch the patch? A dendrometer study on the radial increment through successive cambia in the mangrove Avicennia. Annals of Botany 113(4): 741-752. Oxford UP
102   2014 Santos, L.C.M., H. Reis Matos, Y. Schaeffer-Novelli, M. Cunha-Lignon, M. Dantas Bitencourt, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2014 Anthropogenic activities on mangrove areas (São Francisco River Estuary, Brazil Northeast): A GIS-based analysis of CBERS and SPOT images to aid in local management.  Ocean & Coastal Management 89 : 39-50. Elsevier
101   2013 Okello, J.A., N. Schmitz, J.G. Kairo, H. Beeckman, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2013. Self-sustenance potential of peri-urban mangroves: a case of Mtwapa creek Kenya. Journal of Environmental Science and Water Resources 2(8): 277 – 289. Wudpecker
100   2014 Lee, S.Y., J.H. Primavera, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, K. McKee, J.O. Bosire, S. Cannicci, K. Diele, F. Fromard, N. Koedam, C. Marchand, I. Mendelssohn, N. Mukherjee, S. Record, 2014 Ecological role and services of tropical mangrove ecosystems: A reassessment.  Global Ecology and Biogeography 23: 726–743. Wiley
99   2013 Wang’ondu, V.W., J.G. Kairo, J.I. Kinyamario, F.B. Mwaura, J.O. Bosire, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, N. Koedam, 2013. Vegetative and reproductive phenological traits of Rhizophora mucronata Lamk. and Sonneratia alba Sm. Flora 208(8-9) : 522-5310. Elsevier
98   2013 Di Nitto, D., P.L.A. Erftemeijer, J.K.L. van Beek, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, L. Higazi, K. Quisthoudt, L.P. Jayatissa & N. Koedam, 2013 Modelling drivers of mangrove propagule dispersal and restoration of abandoned shrimp farms.  Biogeosciences 10: 5095-5113. Springer
97   2013 Leempoel, K., C. Bourgeois, J. Zhang, J. Wang, M. Chen, B. Satyaranayana, J. Bogaert & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2013 Spatial heterogeneity in mangroves assessed by GeoEye-1 satellite data: a case-study in Zhanjiang Mangrove National Nature Reserve (ZMNNR), China.  Biogeosciences 10: 5681-5689. Springer
96   2013 Nfotabong Atheull, A., N.Din & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2013Qualitative and quantitative characterization of mangrove vegetation structure and dynamics in a peri-urban setting of Douala (Cameroon): an approach using air-borne imagery.  Estuaries & Coasts 36(6): 1181-1192. Springer
95   2013 Hijbeek, R., N. Koedam, M.N.I. Khan, J.G. Kairo, J. Schoukens & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2013. An evaluation of plotless sampling using vegetation simulations and field data from a mangrove forest. PLoS ONE 8(6): e67201. PLoS
94   2013 Van der Stocken, T., D.J.R. De Ryck, T. Balke, T.J. Bouma, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2013. The role of wind in hydrochorous mangrove propagule dispersal. Biogeosciences 10: 3635-3647. Springer
93   2013 Quisthoudt, K., J. Adams, A. Rajkaran, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, N. Koedam & C.F. Randin, 2013. Disentangling the effects of global climate and regional land-use change on the current and future distribution of mangroves in South Africa. Biodiversity and Conservation 22(6/7): 1369-1390. Springer
92   2013 Khan, M.N.I., S. Sharma, U. Berger, N. Koedam, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & A. Hagihara, 2013. How do tree competition and stand dynamics lead to spatial patterns in monospecific mangroves? Biogeosciences 10: 2803-2814. Springer
91   2013 Satyanarayanaa, B., S. Mulder, L.P. Jayatissa & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2013. Are the mangroves in the Galle-Unawatuna area (Sri Lanka) at risk? A social-ecological approach involving local stakeholders for a better conservation policy. Ocean and Coastal Management 71: 225-237. Elsevier
90   2013 Hugé, J., T. Waas, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, N. Koedam & T. Block, 2013. A discourse-analytical perspective on sustainability assessment: interpreting sustainable development in practice. Sustainability Science 8(2): 187-198. Springer
89 2012 Appeltans, W., S.T. Ahyong, G. Anderson, M.V. Angel, T. Artois, N. Bailly, R. Bamber, A. Barber, I. Bartsch, A. Berta, M. Błażewicz-Paszkowycz, P. Bock, G. Boxshall, C.B. Boyko, S. Nunes Brandão, R.A. Bray, N.L. Bruce, S.D. Cairns, T.-Y. Chan, L. Cheng, A.G. Collins, T. Cribb, M. Curini-Galletti, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, P.J.F. Davie, M.N. Dawson, O. De Clerck, W. Decock, S. De Grave, N.J. de Voogd, D.P. Domning, C.C. Emig, C. Erséus, W. Eschmeyer, K. Fauchald, D.G. Fautin, S.W. Feist, C.H.J.M. Fransen, H. Furuya, O. Garcia-Alvarez, S. Gerken, D. Gibson, A. Gittenberger, S. Gofas, L. Gómez-Daglio, D.P. Gordon, M.D. Guiry, F. Hernandez, B.W. Hoeksema, R. Hopcroft, D. Jaume, P. Kirk, N. Koedam, S. Koenemann, J.B. Kolb, R.M. Kristensen, A. Kroh, G. Lambert, D.B. Lazarus, R. Lemaitre, M. Longshaw, J. Lowry, E. Macpherson, L.P. Madin, C. Mah, G. Mapstone, P. McLaughlin, J. Mees, K. Meland, C.G. Messing, C.E. Mills, T.N. Molodtsova, R. Mooi, B. Neuhaus, P.K.L. Ng, C. Nielsen, J. Norenburg, D.M. Opresko, M. Osawa, G. Paulay, W. Perrin, J.F. Pilger, G.C.B. Poore, P. Pugh, G.B. Read, J.D. Reimer, M. Rius, R.M. Rocha, J.I. Saiz-Salinas, V. Scarabino, B. Schierwater, A. Schmidt-Rhaesa, K.E. Schnabel, M. Schotte, P. Schuchert, E. Schwabe, H. Segers, C. Self-Sullivan, N. Shenkar, V. Siegel, W. Sterrer, S. Stöhr, B. Swalla, M.L. Tasker, E.V. Thuesen, T. Timm, A. Todaro, X. Turon, S. Tyler, P. Uetz, J. van der Land, B. Vanhoorne, L.P. van Ofwegen, R.W.M. van Soest, J. Vanaverbeke, G. Walker-Smith, T.C. Walter, A. Warren, G. Williams, S.P. Wilson & M.J. Costello, 2012. The magnitude of global marine species diversity. Current Biology 22(4): 2189-2202. (Supplemental Information). Elsevier
88   2012 Quisthoudt, K., N. Schmitz, C.F. Randin, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, E.M.R. Robert & N. Koedam, 2012 Temperature variation among mangrove latitudinal range limits worldwide. TREES: Structure and Function 26(6):1919-1931. Springer
87   2012 De Ryck, D.J.R., E.M.R. Robert, N. Schmitz, T. Van der Stocken, D. Di Nitto, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2012. Size does matter, but not only size: Two alternative dispersal strategies for viviparous mangrove propagules. Aquatic Botany 103: 66-73. Elsevier
86   2012 Munga, C.N., M.O.S. Mohamed, N. Amiyo, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, D.O. Obura & Ann Vanreusel, 2012 Status of coral reef fish communities within the Mombasa Marine Protected Area, Kenya, more than a decade after establishment.  Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science 10(2): 169-184. WIOMSA
85   2012 Satyanarayana, B., P. Bhanderi, M. Debry, D. Maniatis, F. Foré, D. Badgie, K. Jammeh, T. Vanwing, C. Farcy, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. A socio-ecological assessment aiming at improved forest resource management and sustainable ecotourism development in the mangroves of Tanbi Wetland National Park, The Gambia, West Africa. AMBIO 41: 513-526. Springer
84   2012 Terer, T., A. Muthama Muasya, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, G.G. Ndiritu & L. Triest, 2012 Integrating local ecological knowledge and management practices of an isolated semi-arid papyrus swamp (Loboi, Kenya) into a wider conservation framework.  Journal of Environmental Management 93(1): 71-84. Elsevier
83   2012 Droissart, V., O.J. Hardy, B. Sonké, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & T. Stévart, 2012 Subsample herbarium collections to assess geographic diversity gradients: a case-study with endemic Orchidaceae and Rubiaceae in Cameroon.  Biotropica 44(1): 44-52. Wiley
82   2012 Satyanarayana, B., N. Koedam, K. De Smet, D. Di Nitto, M. Bauwens, L.P. Jayatissa, S. Cannicci & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2011 Long-term mangrove forest development in Galle-Unawatuna (Sri Lanka): testing predictions made 10 years ago using very high resolution remote sensing and very high resolution ground-truth data.  Marine Ecology Progress Series 443:51-63. Int Res
81   2011 Nfotabong Atheull, A., N. Din, L.G. Essomè Koum, B. Satyanarayana, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2011.  Assessing forest products usage and local residents' perception of environmental changes in peri-urban and rural mangroves of Cameroon, Central Africa.  Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 7: 41. Tayor & Francis
80   2011 Feka, N.Z., M.G. Manzano & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2011 The effects of different gender harvesting practices on mangrove ecology and conservation in Cameroon.  International Journal of Biodiversity Science, Ecosystem Services & Management 7(2): 108-121. Tayor & Francis
79   2011 Cunha-Lignon, M., M. Kampel, R.P. Menghini, Y. Schaeffer-Novelli, G. Cintrón & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2011 Characterisation of mangrove forest types in view of conservation and management: a review of mangals at the Cananéia region, São Paulo State, Brazil.  Journal of Coastal Research 64: 344-348. Allen Press
78   2011 Cunha-Lignon, M., C. Coelho Jr., R. Almeida, R.P. Menghini, Y. Schaeffer-Novelli, G. Cintrón & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2011.  Mangrove forests submitted to depositional processes and salinity variation, using satellite images and vegetation structure surveys. Journal of Coastal Research 64: 349-353. Allen Press
77   2011 Avau, J., M. Cunha-Lignon, B. De Myttenaere, M.-F. Godart & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2011 The commercial images promoting Caribbean mangroves to tourists: Case studies in Jamaica, Guadeloupe and Martinique.  Journal of Coastal Research 64: 1277-1281. Allen Press
76   2011 Satyanarayana, B., K.A. Mohamad, I.F. Idris, H. Mohd-Lokman & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2011 Assessment of mangrove vegetation based on remote sensing and ground-truth measurements at Tumpat, Kelantan Delta, East Coast of Peninsular Malaysia.  International Journal of Remote Sensing 32(6): 1635–1650. Tayor & Francis
75   2011 Dahdouh-Guebas, F., N. Koedam, B. Satyanarayana, S. Cannicci, 2011 Human hydrographical changes interact with propagule predation behaviour in Sri Lankan mangrove forests.  Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 399(2): 188-200. Elsevier
74   2011 Bartolini, F., F. Cimò, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, M. Fusi, G. Penha Lopes & S. Cannicci, 2011.  The effect of sewage discharge on the ecosystem engineering activities of two East African fiddler crab species: Consequences for mangrove ecosystem functioning.  Marine Environmental Research 71(1) 53-61. Elsevier
73   2010 Munga, C.N., M.O.S. Mohamed, D.O. Obura, A. Vanreusel & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2010 Resource users’ perceptions on continued existence of the Mombasa Marine Park and Reserve, Kenya.  Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science 9(2): 213-225. WIOMSA
72   2010 Wang’ondu, V.W., J.G. Kairo, J.I. Kinyamario, F.B. Mwaura, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2010.  Phenology of Avicennia marina (Forsk.) Vierh. in a disjunctly zoned mangrove stand in Kenya.  Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science 9(2): 135-144. WIOMSA
71   2010 Nagelkerken, I., A. De Schryver, M.C. Verweij, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, G. van der Velde & N. Koedam, 2010 Differences in root architecture influence attraction of fishes to mangroves: A field experiment mimicking roots of different length, orientation, and complexity.  Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 396: 27-34. Elsevier
70   2010 Mukherjee, N., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, V. Kapoor, R. Arthur, N. Koedam, A. Sridhar & K. Shanker, 2010 From bathymetry to bioshields: a review of post-tsunami ecological research in India and its implications for policy.  Environmental Management 46(3): 329-339. Springer
69 2010 Massó i Alemán, S., C. Bourgeois, W. Appeltans, B. Vanhoorne, N. De Hauwere, P. Stoffelen, A. Heughebaert & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2010 The ‘Mangrove Reference Database and Herbarium’.  Plant Ecology and Evolution 143(2): 225-232. Nat. Bot. Garden BE
68   2010 Feagin, R.A., N. Mukherjee, K. Shanker, A.H. Baird, J. Cinner, A.M. Kerr, N. Koedam, A. Sridhar, R. Arthur, L.P. Jayatissa, D. Lo Seen, M. Menon, S. Rodriguez, Md. Shamsuddoha & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2010Shelter from the storm? Use and misuse of coastal vegetation bioshields for managing natural disasters.  Conservation Letters 3(1): 1-11.  (Supporting Information). Wiley InterScience
67   2010 Satyanarayana, B. I.F. Idris, K.A. Mohamad, H. Mohd-Lokman, N.A.M. Shazili & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2010Mangrove species distribution and abundance in relation to local environmental settings: a case-study at Tumpat, Kelantan Delta, east coast of peninsular Malaysia.  Botanica Marina 53: 79-88. de Gruyter
66   2009 Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & L.P. Jayatissa, 2009 A bibliometrical review on pre- and post-tsunami assumptions and facts about mangroves and other coastal vegetation as protective buffers.  Ruhuna Journal of Science 4: 28-50. University of Ruhuna
65   2009 Nfotabong Atheull, A., N. Din, S.N. Longonje, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2009. Commercial activities and subsistence utilization of mangrove forests around the Wouri estuary and the Douala-Edea reserve (Cameroon).  Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 5:35. Tayor & Francis
64   2009 Satyanarayana, B., A.V. Raman, H. Mohd-Lokman, F. Dehairs, V.S. Sharma & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2009. Multivariate methods distinguishing mangrove community structure of Coringa in the Godavari Delta, East coast of India Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management 12(4): 401–408.  PubMed
663   2009 Cunha-Lignon, M., M.M. Mahiques, Y. Schaeffer-Novelli, M. Rodrigues, D.A. Klein, S.C. Goya, R.P. Menghini, C.V. Tolentino, G. Cintrón-Molero & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2009. Analysis of mangrove forest succession, using cores: a case study in the Cananéia-Iguape Coastal System, São Paulo – Brazil. Brazilian Journal of Oceanography 57(3): 161-174. IO-USP
662   2009 Cannicci, S., F. Bartolini, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, S. Fratini, C. Litulo, A. Macia, E.J. Mrabu, G. Penha-Lopes & J. Paula, 2009Effects of urban wastewater on crab and mollusc assemblages in equatorial and subtropical mangroves of East Africa.  Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 84: 305-317. Elsevier
61   2009 Obade, P., N. Koedam, K. Soetaert, G. Neukermans, J. Bogaert, E. Nyssen, F. Van Nedervelde, U. Berger & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2009Impact of anthropogenic disturbance on a mangrove forest assessed by a 1D-cellular automaton model using Lotka-Volterra type competition.  International Journal of Design & Nature and Ecodynamics 3(4). WIT Press
60   2009 Cunha-Lignon, M., C. Coelho-Jr., R. Almeida, R. Menghini, F. Correa, Y. Schaeffer-Novelli, G. Cintrón-Molero & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2009. Mangrove forests and sedimentary processes on the south coast of São Paulo State (Brazil). Journal of Coastal Research 56: 405-409. Allen Press
59   2009 Mohamed, M.O.S., G. Neukermans, J.G. Kairo, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2009Mangrove forests in a peri-urban setting: the case of Mombasa (Kenya). Wetlands Ecology and Management 17: 243-255. Springer
58   2008 Koedam, N. & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2008.  Ecological quality changes precede changes in quantity in mangrove forests.  Science (E-Letter 02/10/2008). AAAS
57   2008 Jayatissa, L.P., W.A.A.D.L. Wickramasinghe, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & M. Huxham, 2008. Interspecific variations in responses of mangrove seedlings to two contrasting salinities. International Review of Hydrobiology 93(6): 700-710. Wiley InterScience
56   2008 Bosire, J.O., J.G. Kairo, J. Kazungu, N. Koedam, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2008. Spatial and temporal regeneration dynamics in Ceriops tagal (Perr.) C.B. Rob. (Rhizophoraceae) mangrove forests in Kenya.  Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science 7(1): 69–80. WIOMSA
55   2008 Neukermans, G., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, J.G. Kairo & N. Koedam, 2008. Mangrove species and stand mapping in Gazi Bay (Kenya) using Quickbird satellite imagery.  Journal of Spatial Science 52(1): 75-86. msia
54   2008 Kairo, J.G., J.K.S. Lang’at, F. Dahdouh-Guebas , J.O. Bosire & M. Karachi, 2008.  Structural development and productivity of replanted mangrove forests in Kenya. Forest Ecology and Management 255(7): 2670-2677. Elsevier
53   2008 Di Nitto, D., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, J.G. Kairo, H. Decleir & N. Koedam, 2008.  Digital terrain modelling to investigate the effects of sea level rise on mangrove propagule establishment. Marine Ecology Progress Series 356: 175-188. Int Res
52   2008 Berger, U., V.H. Rivera-Monroy, T.W. Doyle, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, N. Duke, M. Fontalvo, H. Hildenbrandt, N. Koedam, U. Mehlig, C. Piou & R.R. Twilley, 2008. Advances and limitations of individual-based models to analyze and predict dynamics of mangrove forests: a review. Aquatic Botany 89(2): 260-274. Elsevier
51   2008

Bosire, J.O., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, M. Walton, B.I. Crona, R.R. Lewis III, C. Field, J.G. Kairo & N. Koedam, 2008. Functionality of restored mangroves: a review. Aquatic Botany 89(2): 251-259.

Elsevier
50   2008 Walters, B.B., P. Rönnbäck, J. Kovacs, B. Crona, S. Hussain, R. Badola, J.H. Primavera, E.B. Barbier & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2008. Ethnobiology, socio-economics and adaptive management of mangroves: a review. Aquatic Botany 89(2): 220-236.  (Erratum) Elsevier
49   2008

Cannicci, S., D. Burrows, S. Fratini, S.Y. Lee, T.J. Smith III, J. Offenberg & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2008.  Faunal impact on vegetation structure and ecosystem function in mangrove forests: a review. Aquatic Botany 89(2): 186-200.

Elsevier
48   2008 Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & N. Koedam, 2008.  Long-term retrospection on mangrove development using transdisciplinary approaches: a review. Aquatic Botany 89(2): 80-92. Elsevier
    2008

Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & N. Koedam, 2008.  Aquatic Botany special issue dedication to Samuel Curry Snedaker (22 May 1938 - 21 March 2005).  Aquatic Botany 89(2): 78-79.

Elsevier
  2008 Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & N. Koedam (eds.), 2008. Mangrove ecology – applications in forestry and coastal zone management, Aquatic Botany Special Issue, Elsevier, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. 197 pp. Elsevier
47   2007 Dahdouh-Guebas, F., J.G. Kairo, R. De Bondt & N. Koedam, 2007. Pneumatophore height and density in relation to micro-topography in the grey mangrove Avicennia marina. Belgian Journal of Botany 140(2): 213-221. Nat. Bot. Garden BE
46   2007 Duke, N.C., J.-O. Meynecke, S. Dittmann, A.M. Ellison, K. Anger, U. Berger, S. Cannicci, K. Diele, K.C. Ewel, C.D. Field, N. Koedam, S.Y. Lee, C. Marchand, I. Nordhaus & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2007.  A world without mangroves?  Science 317: 41-42. (Letter). AAAS
45   2007 Cannicci, S., M. Gomei, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, R. Rorandelli & A. Terlizzi, 2007.  Influence of seasonal food abundance and quality on the feeding habits of an opportunistic feeder, the intertidal crab Pachygrapsus marmoratus.  Marine Biology 151: 1331-1342. Springer
44   2006 Rist, S. & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2006.  Ethnosciences - A step towards the integration of scientific and traditional forms of knowledge in the management of natural resources for the future.  Environment, Development & Sustainability 8: 467-493. Springer
43 2006 Jayatissa, L.P., S. Hettiarachchi & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2006.  An attempt to recover economic losses from decadal changes in two lagoon systems of Sri Lanka through a newly patented mangrove product.  Environment, Development and Sustainability 8: 585-595. Springer
  2006 Dahdouh-Guebas, F. (ed.), 2006.  Bridging the gap between natural resources and their human management for the future using ethnosciences, Environment, Development and Sustainability Special Issue, Springer Science, Dordrecht, The Netherlands. 175 pp. Springer
42   2006 Bosire J.O., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, J.G. Kairo, S. Wartel, J. Kazungu & N. Koedam, 2006.  Success rates and recruited tree species and their contribution to the structural development of reforested mangrove stands.  Marine Ecology Progress Series 325: 85-91. Int Res
41   2006 Dahdouh-Guebas, F., D. Vrancken, T. Ravishankar & N. Koedam, 2006.  Short-term mangrove browsing by feral water buffaloes: conflict between natural resources, wildlife and subsistence interests ?  Environmental Conservation 34(2): 157-163. Cambridge
40   2006 Dahdouh-Guebas, F., S. Collin, D. Lo Seen, P. Rönnbäck, D. Depommier, T. Ravishankar & N. Koedam, 2006.  Analysing ethnobotanical and fishery-related importance of mangroves of the East-Godavari Delta (Andhra Pradesh, India) for conservation and management purposes.  Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2: 24. PubMed
39   2006

Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & N. Koedam, 2006.  Empirical estimate of the reliability of the use of the Point-Centred Quarter Method (PCQM) : solutions to ambiguous field situations and description of the PCQM+ protocol.  Forest Ecology and Management 228: 1-18.

 

Supplementary application : PCQM-DATA PROCESSING (P-DATA_PRO v 5.02) ! updated !

The first interface to automatically calculate forest attributes based on the PCQM and PCQM+ (1st, 2nd or 3rd nearest tree).

See paper for freeware license agreement and instructions.

In Microsoft Excel® Workbook : P-DATA_PRO_100 and P-DATA_PRO_1000

Elsevier
38   2006 Dahdouh-Guebas, F., A. Verheyden, J.G. Kairo, L.P Jayatissa & N. Koedam, 2006. Capacity building in tropical coastal resource monitoring in developing countries : a re-appreciation of the oldest remote sensing method.  International Journal of Sustainable Development and World Ecology 13(1): 62-76.  (On-line Supplementary Material). Sapiens
37   2006 Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & N. Koedam, 2006.  Coastal vegetation and the Asian tsunami.  Science 311: 37-38. (Letter). AAAS
36   2006 Dahdouh-Guebas, F., 2006.  Mangrove forests and tsunami protection.  In : 2006 McGraw-Hill Yearbook of Science & Technology, McGraw-Hill Professional, New York, USA: 187-191. McGraw-Hill
35   2005 Bosire, J.O., J.G.Kairo, J. Kazungu, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2005.  Predation on propagules regulates regeneration in a high-density reforested mangrove plantation.  Marine Ecology Progress Series 299:149-155. Int Res
34   2005 Bosire, J.O., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, J.G. Kairo, J. Kazungu, F. Dehairs & N. Koedam, 2005.  Litter degradation and CN dynamics in reforested mangrove plantations at Gazi Bay, Kenya. Biological Conservation 126: 287-296. Elsevier
33 2005

Hernández-Cornejo, R., N. Koedam, A. Ruiz Luna, M. Troell & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2005. Remote sensing and ethnobotanical assessment of the mangrove forest changes in the Navachiste-San Ignacio-Macapule lagoon complex, Sinaloa, Mexico. Ecology and Society 10(1): 16.

Resilience Allience
32   2005

Dahdouh-Guebas, F., L.P. Jayatissa, D. Di Nitto, J.O. Bosire, D. Lo Seen & N. Koedam, 2005. How effective were mangroves as a defence against the recent tsunami ? Current Biology 15(12): R443-447.

Elsevier
31 2005

Dahdouh-Guebas, F., S. Hettiarachchi, S. Sooriyarachchi, D. Lo Seen, O. Batelaan, L.P. Jayatissa & N. Koedam, 2005.  Transitions in ancient inland freshwater resource management in Sri Lanka affect biota and human populations in and around coastal lagoons.  Current Biology 15(6): 579-586.  (Supplemental Data).

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2005

Dahdouh-Guebas, F., E. Van Hiel, J.C.-W. Chan, L.P. Jayatissa & N. Koedam, 2005.  Qualitative distinction of congeneric and introgressive mangrove species in mixed patchy forest assemblages using high spatial resolution remotely sensed imagery (IKONOS).  Systematics and Biodiversity 2(2): 113-119. Cambridge
29   2004 Dahdouh-Guebas, F., I. Van Pottelbergh, J.G. Kairo, S. Cannicci & N. Koedam, 2004.  Human-impacted mangroves in Gazi (Kenya): predicting future vegetation based on retrospective remote sensing, social surveys, and distribution of trees.  Marine Ecology Progress Series 272: 77-92. Int Res
28   2004 Dahdouh-Guebas, F., R. De Bondt, P.D. Abeysinghe, J.G. Kairo, S. Cannicci, L. Triest & N. Koedam, 2004.  Comparative study of the disjunct zonation pattern of the grey mangrove Avicennia marina (Forsk.) Vierh. in Gazi Bay (Kenya).  Bulletin of Marine Science 74(2): 237-252. RSMAS
27   2004 Bouillon, S., T. Moens, N. Koedam, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, W. Baeyens & F. Dehairs, 2004.  Variability in the origin of carbon substrates for bacterial communities in mangrove sediments.  FEMS Microbiology – Ecology 49(2): 171-179. Blackwell
26   2004 Baba, S., C. Gordon, M. Kainuma, J.S. Aviyor & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2004.  The global mangrove database and information system (GLOMIS) : present status and future trends.  In : Proceedings of ‘The Colour of Ocean Data’ Symposium, Brussels, 25-27 November 2002.  E. Vanden Berghe, M. Brown, M. Costello, C. Heip, S. Levitus & P. Pissierssens (Eds.), IOC Workshop Reports 188, UNESCO/IOC, Paris, France: 3-14. UNESCO
25   2004 Obade, P., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, N. Koedam, R. De Wulf & J.F. Tack, 2004. GIS-based integration of interdisciplinary ecological data to detect land-cover changes in creek mangroves at Gazi Bay, Kenya. Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science 3(1): 11-27. WIOMSA
24   2004 Bosire, J., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, J.G. Kairo, S. Cannicci & N. Koedam, 2004.  Spatial variations in macrobenthic fauna recolonisation in a tropical mangrove bay.  Biodiversity and Conservation 13(6): 1059-1074. Springer
23   2003 Bosire, J.O., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, J.G. Kairo & N. Koedam, 2003. Colonization of non-planted mangrove species into restored mangrove stands in Gazi Bay, Kenya.  Aquatic Botany 76(4): 267-279.  Elsevier
22   2003  Bouillon, S., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, A.V.V.S. Rao, N. Koedam & F. Dehairs, 2003.  Sources of organic carbon in mangrove sediments: variability and possible ecological implications.  Hydrobiologia 495(1): 33-39. Springer
21   2003 Dahdouh-Guebas, F., J. Ahimbisibwe, R. Van Moll & N. Koedam, 2003.  Neo-colonial science by the most industrialised upon the least developed countries in peer-review publishing.  Scientometrics 56(3): 329-343. Springer
20   2002 Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & Koedam, 2002.  A synthesis of existent and potential mangrove vegetation structure dynamics from Kenyan, Sri Lankan and Mauritanian case-studies.  Meded. Zitt. K. Acad. overzeese Wet./Bull. Séanc. Acad. r. Sci. Outre-Mer 48(4): 487-511. KAOW
19   2002 Kairo, J.G., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, P.O. Gwada, C. Ochieng & N. Koedam, 2002.  Regeneration status of mangrove forests in Mida Creek, Kenya : a compromised or secured future ?  Ambio 31(7/8): 562-568. Roy SE Acad Sci
18   2002 Dahdouh-Guebas, F., T. Zetterström, P. Rönnbäck, M. Troell, A. Wickramasinghe & N. Koedam, 2002.  Recent changes in land-use in the Pambala-Chilaw Lagoon complex (Sri Lanka) investigated using remote sensing and GIS : conservation of mangroves vs. development of shrimp farming.  Environment, Development and Sustainability 4(2): 185-200. Springer
17   2002 Verheyden, A., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, K. Thomaes, W. De Genst, S. Hettiarachchi & N. Koedam, 2002.  High resolution vegetation data for mangrove research as obtained from aerial photography.  Environment, Development and Sustainability 4(2): 113-133. Springer
16   2002 Dahdouh-Guebas, F., 2002.  The use of remote sensing and GIS in the sustainable management of tropical coastal ecosystems.  Environment, Development and Sustainability 4(2): 93-112. Springer
2002  Dahdouh-Guebas, F. (ed.), 2002.  Remote sensing and GIS in the sustainable management of tropical coastal ecosystems, Environment, Development and Sustainability Special Issue 4(2), Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands. 144 pp. Springer
15   2002 Dahdouh-Guebas, F., J.G. Kairo, L.P. Jayatissa, S. Cannicci & N. Koedam, 2002 An ordination study to view vegetation structure dynamics in disturbed and undisturbed mangrove forests in Kenya and Sri Lanka.  Plant Ecology 161(1): 123-135.   Springer
14   2002 Dahdouh-Guebas, F., M. Verneirt, S. Cannicci, J.G. Kairo, J.F. Tack & N. Koedam, 2002. An exploratory study on grapsid crab zonation in Kenyan mangroves. Wetlands Ecology and Management 10(3): 179-187. Springer
13   2002 Jayatissa, L.P., F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2002.  A review of the floral composition and distribution of mangroves in Sri Lanka.  Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 138: 29-43. Blackwell
12   2001 Kairo, J.G., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, J. Bosire & N. Koedam, 2001.  Restoration and management of mangrove systems – A lesson for and from the East African region.  South African Journal of Botany 67: 383-389.   NISC
11   2001 Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & N. Koedam, 2001. Are the northernmost mangroves of West Africa viable ? - a case study in Banc d’Arguin National Park, Mauritania -   Hydrobiologia 458: 241-253.   Springer
10   2001 Gichuki, J., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, J. Mugo, C.O. Rabuor, L. Triest & F. Dehairs, 2001.  Species inventory and the local uses of the plants and fishes of the Lower Sondu Miriu wetland of Lake Victoria, Kenya.  Hydrobiologia 458: 99-106.   Springer
2001 Dahdouh-Guebas, F., 2001.  Mangrove vegetation structure dynamics and regeneration.  PhD dissertation (internally and externally refereed), Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium.  pp. 317.   VUB
9 2000 Dahdouh-Guebas, F., C. Mathenge, J.G. Kairo  & N. Koedam, 2000. Utilization of mangrove wood products around Mida Creek (Kenya) amongst subsistence and commercial users.  Economic Botany 54(4): 513-527.   Soc Econ Bot
8   2000 Dahdouh-Guebas, F., A. Verheyden, W. De Genst, S. Hettiarachchi & N. Koedam, 2000.  Four decade vegetation dynamics in Sri Lankan mangroves as detected from sequential aerial photography : a case study in Galle.  Bulletin of Marine Science 67(2): 741-759.   RSMAS
7   1999 Dahdouh-Guebas, F., E. Coppejans & D. Van Speybroeck, 1999.  Remote sensing and zonation of seagrasses and algae along the Kenyan coast.  Hydrobiologia 400: 63-73.  Springer
6   1999 Dahdouh-Guebas, F., M. Giuggioli, A. Oluoch, M. Vannini & S. Cannicci, 1999.   Feeding habits of non-ocypodid crabs from two mangrove forests in Kenya. Bulletin of Marine Science 64(2): 291-297.  RSMAS
5   1998 Dahdouh-Guebas, F., M. Verneirt, J.F Tack, D. Van Speybroeck & N. Koedam, 1998. Propagule predators in Kenyan mangrove forests and their possible effect on the regeneration. Marine and Freshwater Research 49: 345-350. CSIRO
4   1998 Dahdouh-Guebas, F., L. Triest & M. Verneirt, 1998.  The importance of a hierarchical ecosystem classification for the biological evaluation and selection of least valuable sites.  Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal 16(3): 185-194.  Beech Tree
3   1997 Dahdouh-Guebas, F., M. Verneirt, J.F. Tack, D. Van Speybroeck & N. Koedam, 1997. Food preferences in Neosarmatium meinerti de Man,(Decapoda : Sesarminae) and its possible effects on mangrove regeneration. Hydrobiologia 347: 83-89.  Springer
2   1996 Cannicci, S., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, D. Anyona & M. Vannini, 1996. Natural diet and feeding habits of Thalamita crenata (Decapoda : Portunidae). Journal of Crustacean Biology 16(4): 678-683.  Crust Soc
1   1995 Cannicci, S., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, D. Anyona & M. Vannini, 1995. Homing in the mangrove swimming crab Thalamita crenata (Decapoda, Portunidae). Ethology 100: 242-252.  Blackwell

 

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1990-94, 1995-99, 2000-04, 2005-09, 2010-14, discontinued after 2012

  1. 1993, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., M. Giuggioli, A. Oluoch & S. Cannicci. Feeding habits of magrove decapods from Kenya. Poster abstract, International Senckenberg Symposium on Crustacea Decapoda, October 18-22, Frankfurt a.M., Germany.

  2. 1994, Giuggioli, M., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, A. Oluoch & S. Cannicci. Feeding specialization and activity in selected mangrove species. XVI th SIE Meeting, Parma, Italy. Boll. Zool. Suppl.: 41.

  3. 1994, Cannicci, S., D. Anyona & F. Dahdouh-Guebas. Homing in the mangrove swimming crab Thalamita crenata. XVI th SIE Meeting, Parma, Italy. Boll. Zool. Suppl.: 92.

  4. 1994, Dahdouh-Guebas, F. Walking behaviour and homing mechanisms in Thalamita crenata H. Milne-Edwards, 1834 (Portunoidea : Brachyura : Decapoda). Oral presentation abstract, First Benelux Congress of Zoology, November 4-5, Leuven, Belgium.

  5. 1994, Cannicci, S., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, D. Anyona & R. Vezzosi. Feeding ecology of Thalamita crenata H. Milne-Edwards, 1834 (Portunoidea : Brachyura : Decapoda). Poster abstract, First Benelux Congress of Zoology, November 4-5, Leuven, Belgium.

  6. 1994, Verneirt, M. & F. Dahdouh-Guebas. Food preferences in Sesarma meinerti de Man, 1887 (Decapoda : Grapsidoidea : Sesarmidae). Poster abstract, First Benelux Congress of Zoology, November 4-5, Leuven, Belgium.

  7. 1995, Dahdouh-Guebas, F. Opening of the motion “Environmental Protection is Solely the Responsibility of the Government”.  Oral presentation abstract, Proceedings Addendum of VUB - British Council Seminar “Is Sustainable Development a Contradiction of Terms ?”, October 9-13, Brussel, België.

  8. 1996, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., M. Verneirt & N. Koedam.  Propagule predators in mangrove forests and their possible effect on regeneration.  Oral presentation abstract, Symposium on the Conservation of Mangal Ecosystems, December 15-17, Al-Ain, United Arab Emirates.

  9. 1997, Koedam, N., G. Ladavid, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, S. Matthijs, S. Hettiarachchi & D. Van Speybroeck.  Can soil redox state in mangroves explain mangrove vegetation structure ?  Oral presentation abstract, International Seminar on Mangroves, 25-27 March, Andhra University, India.

  10. 1997, Koedam, N., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, R. De Bondt, K. Thomaes, J.G. Kairo, S. Hettiarachchi & D. Van Speybroeck.  Mangrove vegetation dynamics : how to look into the past ?  Oral presentation abstract, International Seminar on Mangroves, 25-27 March, Andhra University, India.

  1. 1997, Verheyden, A., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, K. Thomaes, S. Hettiarachchi & N. Koedam.  Vegetation dynamics in Sri Lankan mangroves as detected from aerial photography.  Poster abstract, Symposium on Mangrove Ecosystems : Biodiversity, Functioning, Restoration and Management, July 10-11, Toulouse, France.

  2. 1997, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., A. Verheyden, S. Hettiarachchi & N. Koedam.  Natural regeneration of mangroves in a disturbed site in Sri Lanka - a case-study in Galle -.  Poster abstract, Symposium on Mangrove Ecosystems : Biodiversity, Functioning, Restoration and Management, July 10-11, Toulouse, France.

  3. 1998, Zetterström, T., F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam.  Conservation of mangroves vs. development of shrimp farming : investigation of the recent evolution of Pambala (Sri Lanka) using remote sensing.  Poster abstract, Symposium on Recent Advances and Future Trends in Mangrove Research : Biodiversity, Genetics, Evolutionary Biology and Restoration, July 8-10, Toulouse, France.

  4. 1998, Mathenge, C., F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam.  Exploitation of mangroves from a subsistence perspective : a case-study in Mida Creek, Kenya.  Poster abstract, Symposium on Recent Advances and Future Trends in Mangrove Research : Biodiversity, Genetics, Evolutionary Biology and Restoration, July 8-10, Toulouse, France.

  5. 1998, Szigetvari, C., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, G. Weyembergh & N. Koedam. A neglected strip of land between a cornfield and a bank of the Zenne river : a floristic treasure trove. Poster abstract, Colloque sur la Faune et la Flore des Moissons, des Cultures et des Friches, Brussels, Belgium.

  6. 1999, Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & N. Koedam.  Are the northernmost mangroves of West-Africa viable ?  A case-study in the Parc National du Banc d'Arguin, Mauritania.  Oral presentation abstract, Shallow Tropical Waters and Humans International Conference, April 11-16, Naivasha, Kenya.

  7. 1999, Van Pottelberg, I., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, J.G. Kairo & N. Koedam.  Two decade vegetation dynamics in Kenyan mangroves as detected from sequencial aerial photography.  Poster abstract, Shallow Tropical Waters and Humans International Conference, April 11-16, Naivasha, Kenya.

  8. 1999, Kairo, J.G., F. Dahdouh-Guebas & J. Bosire.  Bringing vanished forests to life : Mangrove Restoration and Monitoring Program (MAREMO).  Poster abstract, Shallow Tropical Waters and Humans International Conference, April 11-16, Naivasha, Kenya.

  9. 1999, Kairo, J.G., B. Kivyatu, J. Church, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, N. Koedam, G. Mwatha & R. Höft.  Integrating needs of the local communities in the conservation and management of mangrove resources within Kiunga Marine National Reserve, Kenya.  Oral presentation abstract, Shallow Tropical Waters and Humans International Conference, April 11-16, Naivasha, Kenya.

  10. 1999, Gichuki, J., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, J. Mugo & L. Triest. A gift from the lake : the ecology and utilization of macrophytes of lower Sondu Miriu, L. Victoria, Kenya. Poster abstract, Shallow Tropical Waters and Humans International Conference, April 11-16, Naivasha, Kenya.

  1. 1999, Mathenge, C., F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam.  Exploitation of mangroves from a subsistence perspective : a case study in Mida Creek, Kenya.  Shallow Tropical Waters and Humans Conference, 11-16 april, Naivasha, Kenia.

  2. 1999, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., R. De Bondt, P. Abeysinghe, J.G. Kairo, L. Triest & N. Koedam.  Ecologic-comparative study of the disjunct zonation pattern of Avicennia marina (Forsk.) Vierh. in Gazi Bay (Kenya).  Poster abstract, 15th Biennial International Conference of the Estuarine Research Foundation "Where THE River Meets the Sea", September 25-30, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.A.

  3. 1999, Bosire, J., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, J.G. Kairo & N. Koedam.  Floral and faunal secondary succession in a restored mangrove system in Kenya.  Oral presentation abstract, 15th Biennial International Conference of the Estuarine Research Foundation "Where THE River Meets the Sea", September 25-30, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.A.

  4. 1999, Koedam, N. & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Is there a future for mangroves at their latitudinal limit ?  Case-study : Banc d'Arguin National Park (Mauritania).  Poster abstract, 15th Biennial International Conference of the Estuarine Research Foundation "Where THE River Meets the Sea", September 25-30, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.A.

  5. 1999, Kairo, J.G., B. Kivyatu, J. Church, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, N. Koedam & R. Höft.  Management survey of mangrove forests within the marine protected area of Kiunga, Kenya.  Poster abstract, 15th Biennial International Conference of the Estuarine Research Foundation "Where THE River Meets the Sea", September 25-30, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.A.

  6. 1999, Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & N. Koedam.  Potentials of mangrove dynamics and regeneration studies : on-going research in Kenya, Sri Lanka and Mauritania.  Oral presentation abstract, "In the Hands of the Fishers" community based coastal resource management workshop, Small Fishers Federation of Lanka, December 8-15, Pambala, Chilaw, Sri Lanka. 

  7. 2000, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., T. Zetterström, P. Rönnbäck, M. Troell & N. Koedam.  Conservation of mangroves vs. development of shrimp farming in Pambala - Chilaw lagoon, Sri Lanka. Oral presentation abstract, International Conference AQUA2000 : Responsible Aquaculture in the New Millenium, 2-6 May, Nice, France. 

  8. 2000, Wickramasinghe A. & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Eco-friendly rural aquaculture development in Sri Lanka.  Poster abstract, International Conference AQUA2000 : Responsible Aquaculture in the New Millenium, 2-6 May, Nice, France. 

  9. 2000, Dahdouh-Guebas, F.  Propagule predation in Sri Lankan mangroves and its effect on vegetation structure dynamics.  Oral presentation abstract, International Meeting on Mangrove Macrobenthos, September 7-11, Mombasa, Kenya.

  10. 2000, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., M. Verneirt, S. Cannicci, J.G. Kairo, J.F. Tack & N. Koedam.  An explorative study on grapsid crab zonation in mangrove forests in Kenya.  Poster abstract, International Meeting on Mangrove Macrobenthos, September 7-11, Mombasa, Kenya.

  1. 2000, Bouillon, S., V. Raman, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & F. Dehairs.  Importance of different primary producers for benthic invertebrates in an estuarine mangrove ecosystem (Andhra Pradesh, India) : results from carbon and nitrogen stable isotopes.  Oral presentation abstract, International Meeting on Mangrove Macrobenthos, September 7-11, Mombasa, Kenya.

  2. 2000, Bosire, J.O., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, J.G. Kairo & N. Koedam.  Macrofaunal recruitment into a reforested mangrove system in Kenya. Oral presentation abstract, International Meeting on Mangrove Macrobenthos, September 7-11, Mombasa, Kenya.

  3. 2000, Vrancken, D., F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam.  On the possible impact of feral water buffaloes on the mangroves of the East-Godavari Delta (India).  Poster abstract, International Meeting on Mangrove Macrobenthos, September 7-11, Mombasa, Kenya.

  4. 2000, Vannini, M., S. Cannicci, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, S. Fratini, F. Gherardi & F. Micheli.  Homing e orientamento nei decapodi delle mangrovie : 13 anni di ricerche in Kenya.  Oral presentation abstract, XIX Congress of the Italian Society of the Study of Animal Behaviour.  October, S.Giuliano Terme, Italy.

  5. 2000, Stolk, M.E., S. Lahmani, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam.  Patterns of mangroves use in Hoanh Bo District, Quang Ninh Province, Northern Vietnam.  Poster abstract, Symposium on Environment and development in Vietnam : an overview of relevant projects funded by the European Commission and Belgium, November 14, Brussels, Belgium.

  6. 2000, Jayatissa, L.P., F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam.  A revision of the floral diversity and distribution of mangroves in Sri Lanka : what are the effects of erroneous species lists ?  Poster abstract, Symposium on Biodiversity : from genes to landscapes, December 13-15, Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium.

  7. 2001, Bouillon, S., N. Koedam, A.V. Raman, A.V.V.S. Rao, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & F. Dehairs. Organic carbon in intertidal mangrove forests : sources and utilization by benthic invertebrates.  Young Scientists' Day, Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ), February 23, Brugge, Belgium.

  8. 2001, Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & N. Koedam.  Mangrove vegetation structure dynamics : a review.  44th IAVS congress ‘Vegetation and Ecosystem Functions’, Weihenstephan, Germany.

  9. 2001, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., M.E. Stolk, S. Collin, R. Hernandez, S.N. Longonje, C. Mathenge, J.G. Kairo & N. Koedam.  Local utilisation of mangrove wood in the old and new world : ethnobotany or economic botany ?  Third International Congress of Ethnobotany, September 22-30, Napoli, Italy.

  10. 2001, Contini, C., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, L. Omodei-Zorini, J.G. Kairo & N. Koedam.  Mangrove exploitation in Mida Creek (Kenya) : local preferences and alternatives.  Third International Congress of Ethnobotany, September 22-30, Napoli, Italy.

  1. 2001, Koedam, N., S. Godefroid, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, V. Sivcev, J.G. Kairo, A. Verheyden, J.O. Bosire, T. Dubois en P.T. Obade.  Evaluation, restoration and management practices in the conservation of tropical, Mediterranean and temperate forest ecosystems.  Botany in Belgium and Belgium's botanical diversity BBB2001 Symposium, Bouchout-Meise, Belgium.

  2. 2001, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., L.P. Jayatissa, J.G.Kairo & Nico Koedam.  The use of remote sensing in the sustainable management of mangrove forests.  Young Botanists Day, November 10, Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium.

  3. 2001, Koedam, N., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, S. Godefroid, J.G. Kairo, V. Sivcev, A. Verheyden, J.O. Bosire, T. Dubois en P.T. Obade.  Assessment, restoration and management practices in the conservation of temperate, Mediterranean and tropical forest ecosystems.  Belgian meeting of the European Platform for Biodiversity Research Strategy (EPBRS) 'Scientific tools for in-situ biodiversity conservation (monitoring, modelling and experiments)', December 2-4, Brussel, Belgium.

  4. 2001, Dahdouh-Guebas, F. Mangroves. Electronic presentation, 5th Meeting of the European Platform for Biodiversity Research Strategy (EPBRS), 2-4 december 2001 – Brussel, 'Scientific tools for in-situ biodiversity conservation: monitoring, modelling and experiments', Belgian Biodiversity Platform, Brussels, Belgium.

  5. 2001, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., 2001. The use of remote sensing and GIS as tools for studying biocomplexity. Electronic presentation, 5th Meeting of the European Platform for Biodiversity Research Strategy (EPBRS), 2-4 december 2001 – Brussel, 'Scientific tools for in-situ biodiversity conservation: monitoring, modelling and experiments', Belgian Biodiversity Platform, Brussels, Belgium.

  6. 2002, Kairo, J.G. & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Community participatory forestry for the rehabilitation of deforested mangrove areas in Kenya.  International Mangrove Workshop, 19-21 February, Cartagena, Colombia.

  7. 2002, Dahdouh-Guebas, F.  A synthesis of existent and potential mangrove vegetation structure dynamics from Kenyan, Sri Lankan and Mauritanian case-studies.  Session of the Royal Academy of Overseas Sciences, 26 February, Palace of Academics, Brussels, Belgium.

  8. 2002, Dahdouh-Guebas, F.  The euphorias and disadventures of young researchers in marine science.  Plenary Lecture, Young Scientists’ day Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ), 13 March, Brugge, Belgium.

  9. 2002, Dahdouh-Guebas, F.  Ecological impacts of traditional uses of mangroves.  NECOV (Nederlands-Vlaamse vereniging voor ecologie) Syposium on Ecological Research in Tropical Coastal Systems, 14 June, Leiden, Nederland.

  10. 2002, Collin, S., C. Plaza, D. Depommier, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, J. Prosperi & N. Koedam.  Multiple uses, wood supplying and fishery-related importance of the Coringa mangrove,  East-Godavari, Andhra Pradesh.  National Seminar on Conservation of Eastern Ghats, 24-26 March, Tirupathi, India.

  1. 2002, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., E. Van Hiel, J.C.W. Chan & N. Koedam.  Mangrove vegetation structure dynamics and regeneration : from historical aerial photography to sub-meter spatial resolution satellite imagery.  International conference on the assessment of mangrove degradation and resilience in the Indian sub-continent, 21-25 October, Pondicherry, India.

  2. 2002, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., T. Zetterström, P. Rönnbäck, M. Troell, A. Wickramasinghe & N. Koedam.  Recent changes in land-use in the Pambala-Chilaw Lagoon complex (Sri Lanka) investigated using remote sensing and GIS : conservation of mangroves vs. development of shrimp farming.  International conference on the assessment of mangrove degradation and resilience in the Indian sub-continent, 21-25 October, Pondicherry, India.

  3. 2002, Jayatissa, L.P., F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam.  Morphological plasticity in the (mis)identification of mangrove species : how deceptive can we get ?  International conference on the assessment of mangrove degradation and resilience in the Indian sub-continent, 21-25 October, Pondicherry, India.

  4. 2002, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., S. Cannicci & N. Koedam. Proximate and distal determinants of propagule predation in mangrove vegetation structure dynamics.  International conference on the assessment of mangrove degradation and resilience in the Indian sub-continent, 21-25 October, Pondicherry, India.

  5. 2002, Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & N. Koedam.  The ‘colour’ of remotely sensed and GIS data in the sustainable management of tropical coastal biocomplexity.  The colour of ocean data – international symposium on oceanographic data and information management with special attention to biological data, 25-27 november, Brussels, Belgium.

  6. 2002, Abeysinghe, P.D., R. Nilanthi R., S. Hettiarachchi, L.P. Jayatissa & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Morphological and molecular characterization of a distinct Rhizophora individual from Chilaw lagoon in Sri Lanka. 58th Annual Session of the Sri Lanka Association of Advancement of Science (SLAAS), 2-7 December, Sri Lanka: 184.

  7. 2003, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., E. Van Hiel, J.C.-W. Chan, L.P. Jayatissa & N. Koedam.  IKONOS satellite imagery versus aerial photography in the identification of mangrove assemblages46th IAVS congress ‘Water Resources and Vegetation’, 8-13 juni, Napels, Italy.

  8. 2003, Dahdouh-Guebas, F.  Predictive models of Gazi mangroves using remote sensing and GIS.  Gazi-2 : Mini-workshop meeting on large-scale processes in mangrove research in Gazi.  Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute, 30 July, Mombasa, Kenya.

  9. 2003, Di Nitto, D., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, H. Decleir, J.G.Kairo & N. Koedam. Digital terrain modellng and propagule dispersal in Kenyan mangroves with a zoned vegetation structure (Gazi Bay).  Young Botanists Day, 17 October, Gembloux, Belgium.

  10. 2004, Di Nitto, D., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, H. Decleir, J.G.Kairo & N. Koedam.  Digital terrain modellng and propagule dispersal in Kenyan mangroves with a zoned vegetation structure (Gazi Bay).  Jongerencontactdag Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 5 March, Brugge, Belgium.

  1. 2004, Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & N. Koedam.  Bridging the time gap between long-term retrospective remote sensing and ground truth using ethnosciences.  International Society of Ethnobiology Ninth International Congress on Ethnobiology, Social Change and Displacement, i.s.m. 45th Annual Meeting of the Society for Economic Botany, en het 8th International Congress of the International Society of Ethnopharmacology, 13-18 June, Canterbury, UK.

  2. 2004, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., D. Vrancken, T. Ravishankar & N. Koedam.  Short-term mangrove browsing by feral water buffaloes : is there a conflict between natural resources authorities, wildlife sanctuaries and Indian traditional subsistence practices ?  International Society of Ethnobiology Ninth International Congress on Ethnobiology, Social Change and Displacement, i.s.m. 45th Annual Meeting of the Society for Economic Botany, en het 8th International Congress of the International Society of Ethnopharmacology, 13-18 June, Canterbury, UK.

  3. 2004, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., S. Collin, P. Rönnbäck, D. Depommier, T. Ravishankar & N. Koedam.  Analysing ethnobotanical importance of two mangrove areas with differential protection status in the East-Godavari Delta (Andhra Pradesh, India) for conservation and management purposes.  International Society of Ethnobiology Ninth International Congress on Ethnobiology, Social Change and Displacement, i.s.m. 45th Annual Meeting of the Society for Economic Botany, en het 8th International Congress of the International Society of Ethnopharmacology, 13-18 June, Canterbury, UK.

  4. 2004, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., A. Van Tendeloo, P. Rönnbäck, J.G. Kairo & N. Koedam.  Changes in traditional and commercial man-ecosystem relationships in the mangrove bay of Gazi (Kenya).  International Society of Ethnobiology Ninth International Congress on Ethnobiology, Social Change and Displacement, i.s.m. 45th Annual Meeting of the Society for Economic Botany, en het 8th International Congress of the International Society of Ethnopharmacology, 13-18 June, Canterbury, UK.

  5. 2004, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., J.O. Bosire, P. Obade & N. Koedam.  Restoration of mangroves.  NECOV (Nederlands-Vlaamse vereniging voor ecologie) Syposium on Exploitation and Restoration of Tropical Aquatic Ecosystems, 7 October, Brussels, Belgium.

  6. 2004, Neukermans G., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, J.G. Kairo & N. Koedam, 2004.  Remote sensing of Kenyan mangroves with very high resolution QuickBird satellite imagery : automated methods for species and assemblage identification.   Young Botanists, 18 November, Brussel, Belgium.

  7. 2004, Van Tendeloo, A., F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam.  Ethnobotanical uses of the Kenyan mangroves.  Young Botanists, 18 November, Brussel, Belgium.

  8. 2005, Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & N. Koedam.  Retrospective-predictive investigation of plant-animal and man-ecosystem interactions in mangroves.  Gordon Research Conference on Past Ecosystem Processes and Human-Environment Interactions, 13-18 February, Santa Ynez, California, United States of America.

  9. 2005, Bosire J.O., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, J.G. Kairo, S. Wartel, J. Kazungu & N. Koedam.  Success rates of recruited tree species and their contribution to the structural development of reforested mangrove stands.  Indian Ocean Marine Environment Conference (IOMEC), 14-18 February, Perth, Australia.

  10. 2005, Bosire J.O., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, J.G. Kairo, J. Kazungu, F. Dehairs & N. Koedam.  Mangrove conservation and its influence on ecosystem nutrient dynamics.  Indian Ocean Marine Environment Conference (IOMEC), 14-18 February, Perth, Australia.

  1. 2005, Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & N. Koedam.  What remains of the vegetation structure complexity of mangroves at their West-African northernmost limit in the Parc National du Banc d’Arguin (Mauritania) ?  Symposium on Coastal Ecosystems of West Africa : biological diversity, resources and conservation, 15-16 February, Brussels, Belgium.

  2. 2005, Neukermans, G., N. Koedam, J.G. Kairo & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Mapping kenyan mangroves with very high resolution Quickbird satellite imagery.    Jongerencontactdag Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 25 February, Brugge, Belgium.

  3. 2005, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., S. Hettiarachchi, S. Sooriyarachchi, D. Lo Seen, O. Batelaan, L.P Jayatissa, & N. Koedam. Cryptic ecological degradation in Sri Lankan lagoons : loss of species, loss of function, loss of human lives.  3rd GBIF Science Symposium on 'Tropical Biodiversity: Science, Data, Conservation', 18-19 april, Brussels, Belgium.

  4. 2005, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., L. Toccafondi, V. Tomasello & S. Cannicci.  Distribution patterns and ecological niches of mangrove crabs in a Southern Sri Lankan mangrove forest.  Sixth International Crustacean Congress, 17-22 July, Glasgow, United Kingdom.

  5. 2005, Cannicci, S., F. Cimò, R. Simoni & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Persisesarma dussumieri : first data on the behaviour of another Indian Ocean mangrove climber. Sixth International Crustacean Congress, 17-22 July, Glasgow, United Kingdom.

  6. 2005, Bosire, J.O., J.G. Kairo, J. Kazungu, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas. Spatial regeneration dynamics in Ceriops tagal mangrove forests: Implications for management. 4th WIOMSA Marine Science Symposium, 29 August – 1 September, Grand Baie, Mauritius.

  7. 2005, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., S. Godefroid & N. Koedam.  Avoiding loss of mangrove quality by sustainable development : how to detect cryptic changes which may increase mangrove vulnerability ?, 17-19 October, Alnarp, Sweden.

  8. 2005, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., S. Collin, P. Rönnbäck, D. Depommier, T. Ravishankar & N. Koedam.  Analysing ethnobotanical importance of two mangrove areas with differential protection status in the East-Godavari Delta (Andhra Pradesh, India) for conservation and management purposes. International conference on Indigenous Knowledge Systems (IKS) in Africa and their Relevance for Sustainable Development, 21-23 November, Brussels, Belgium.

  9. 2005, Hirani, P., D. Maniatis, D. Badgie, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Mangrove ethnoecology in The Gambia.  International conference on Indigenous Knowledge Systems (IKS) in Africa and their Relevance for Sustainable Development, 21-23 November, Brussels, Belgium.

  10. 2005, Mulder, S., P. Howard-Borjas, S. Hettiarachchi, L.P. Jayatissa & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Conservation policy and research implications of indigenous resource use and stakeholders' perceptions of mangrove degradation in Galle, Sri Lanka.  International conference on Indigenous Knowledge Systems (IKS) in Africa and their Relevance for Sustainable Development, 21-23 November, Brussels, Belgium.

  1. 2005, Van Tendeloo, A., F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam.  Ethnobotanical uses of the Kenyan mangroves.  International conference on Indigenous Knowledge Systems (IKS) in Africa and their Relevance for Sustainable Development, 21-23 November, Brussels, Belgium.

  2. 2005, Van Tendeloo, A., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, P. Rönnbäck, J.G. Kairo & N. Koedam. Indigenous knowledge on mangrove uses and mangrove-related fisheries in Gazi Bay, Kenya.  International conference on Indigenous Knowledge Systems (IKS) in Africa and their Relevance for Sustainable Development, 21-23 November, Brussels, Belgium.

  3. 2006, Dahdouh-Guebas, F.  Monitoring and forecasting the degradation of aquatic ecosystems.  International Symposium on Aquatic Vascular Plants, 11-13 January, Brussels, Belgium.

  4. 2006, Di Nitto, D., G. Neukermans, H. Defever, H. Decleir, N. Koedam, J.G. Kairo & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Remote sensing and GIS in Kenyan mangroves with a zoned vegetation structure.  International Symposium on Aquatic Vascular Plants, 11-13 January, Brussels, Belgium.

  5. 2006, Obade, P., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, K. Soetaert & N. Koedam.  Modeling the influence of disturbance on spatial-temporal variations of Kenyan mangroves in Gazi Bay.  International Symposium on Aquatic Vascular Plants, 11-13 January, Brussels, Belgium.

  6. 2006, Di Nitto, D., H. Defever, G. Neukermans, H. Decleir, F. Pattyn, J.G. Kairo, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Modeling the dispersal of propagules and mangrove assemblages : current situation and possible future scenarios of sea level rise (Gazi Bay, Kenya).  International Symposium on Aquatic Vascular Plants, 11-13 January, Brussels, Belgium.

  7. 2006, Neukermans, G., N. Koedam, J.G. Kairo & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Mapping Kenyan mangroves with very high resolution Quickbird satellite imagery.    International Symposium on Aquatic Vascular Plants, 11-13 January, Brussels, Belgium.

  8. 2006, Neukermans, G., N. Koedam, J. G. Kairo & F. Dahdouh-Guebas. Mapping Kenyan mangroves with very high resolution QuickBird satellite imagery. Workshop on 3D Remote Sensing in Forestry, February 14-15, Vienna, Austria.

  9. 2006, Maniatis, D., P. Hirani, D. Badgie, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Retrospective study of the mangroves of the Tanbi Wetland Complex, The Gambia.  Student Conference on Conservation Science, 28-30 March, Cambridge, U.K.

  10. 2006, Cannicci, S. & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Effect of medium term human disturbance on the diversity and composition of the brachyuran fauna of a Sri Lankan mangrove swamp.  Mangrove Macrobenthos Meeting 2, 25-30 June, Coolangatta, Australia.

  1. 2006, Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & N. Koedam, 2006.  Mangrove ecosystem degradation and its effects on the quality of life of coastal subsistence communities in Third World countries.  Mangrove Macrobenthos Meeting 2, 25-30 June, Coolangatta, Australia.

  2. 2006, Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & N. Koedam, 2006.  A revision of the Point-Centred Quarter Method and an automated calculation of its parameters using P-DATA PRO, the first processing interface for PCQM data.  Mangrove Macrobenthos Meeting 2, 25-30 June, Coolangatta, Australia.

  3. 2006, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., T. Ravishankar & N. Koedam, 2006.  What about oversized MACRObenthos : feral water buffalo and their herdsmen in protected and unprotected mangroves in India.  Mangrove Macrobenthos Meeting 2, 25-30 June, Coolangatta, Australia.

  4. 2006, Cannicci, S., J. Bosire, J. Kairo & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Dynamic of natural recolonisation of macrofauna in artificially regenerated mangrove stands at Gazi Bay (Kenya).  Mangrove Macrobenthos Meeting 2, 25-30 June, Coolangatta, Australia.

  5. 2006, Cannicci, S., S. Fratini, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, M. Vannini.  Plasticity in feeding habits of two Neosarmatium species: comparison between Sri Lankan and Kenyan mangroves.  Mangrove Macrobenthos Meeting 2, 25-30 June, Coolangatta, Australia.

  6. 2006, Hirani, P., D. Maniatis, D. Badgie, N. Koedam, F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Mangrove ethnoecology in The Gambia.  Mangrove Macrobenthos Meeting 2, 25-30 June, Coolangatta, Australia.

  7. 2006, Obade, P., N. Koedam, K. Soetaert, J. Bogaert & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Modelling the influence of disturbance on spatial-temporal variations of Kenyan mangroves in Gazi Bay.  Mangrove Macrobenthos Meeting 2, 25-30 June, Coolangatta, Australia.

  8. 2006, Wang’ondu, V.W., J.G. Kairo, J.I. Kinyamario, F.B. Mwaura, J.O. Bosire, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam.  Vegetative phenology of Rhizophora mucronata Lamk., Avicennia marina (Forsk.) Vierh. and Sonneratia alba Sm. in natural and reforested stands at Gazi Bay, Kenya.  Mangrove Macrobenthos Meeting, 25-30 June, Coolangatta, Australia.

  9. 2006, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., J.O. Bosire, S. Hettiarachchi & L.P. Jayatissa.  MMM3 : Sri Lanka welcomes you.  Mangrove Macrobenthos Meeting 2, 25-30 June, Coolangatta, Australia.

  10. 2006, Maniatis, D., P. Hirani, D. Badgie, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Retrospective Study of the Mangroves of the Tanbi Wetland Complex, The Gambia.  Mangrove Macrobenthos Meeting 2, 25-30 June, Coolangatta, Australia.

  1. 2006, Bosire, J.O., J.G. Kairo, J. Kazungu, N. Koedam, F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Spatial regeneration dynamics in Ceriops tagal mangrove forests: implications for management.  Society of Wetland Ecologists ‘Catchment to Coast’ Conference, 9-14 July, Cairns, Australia.

  2. 2006, Jayatissa, L.P., D. Lo Seen, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  What science underlies the hypothesis of mangroves as a coastal defense ?  Society of Wetland Ecologists ‘Catchment to Coast’ Conference, 9-14 July, Cairns, Australia.

  3. 2006, Maniatis, D., P. Hirani, D. Badgie, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Retrospective Study of the Mangroves of the Tanbi Wetland Complex, The Gambia.  Society of Wetland Ecologists ‘Catchment to Coast’ Conference, 9-14 July, Cairns, Australia.

  4. 2006, Di Nitto, D., H. Defever, G. Neukermans, H. Decleir, F. Pattyn, J.G. Kairo, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Modeling the dispersal of propagules and mangrove assemblages : current situation and possible future scenarios of sea level rise (Gazi Bay, Kenya).  CoastGIS 2006, GIS for the coastal zone: Spatial Data, Modelling and Management, 13-17 July, Wollongong, Australia.

  5. 2006, Neukermans, G., N. Koedam, J. G. Kairo & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Mapping Kenyan mangroves with very high resolution QuickBird satellite imagery. XIth International Congress for Mathematical Geology, September 3-8, Liege, Belgium.

  6. 2006, Merken, R., M. Engelbeen, K. Somers, W. Massant, A. Sfougaris, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam. Dόmh kai metabolέV tou topίou sthn periocή Libadioύ ElassόnaV sthn orniqopanίda kai thn erpetopanίda - mia prokatarktikή anάlush (Structure and changes of the landscape in the area of Livadi Elassonas for the ornithofauna and the herpetofauna – a preliminary analysis). Proceedings of the 4th Greek grazeland symposium - grazelands of the plains and submountainous areas : a lever to rural development. Hellenic Pasture Society. November 10-12, 2004, Volos (Greece).

  7. 2006, Neukermans, G., N. Koedam, J. G. Kairo & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Automated mangrove stand delineation and species composition estimation in Gazi Bay (Kenya) with QuickBird satellite imagery. 2nd International Symposium on Recent Advances in Quantitative Remote Sensing, September 25-29, Torrent, Valencia, Spain.

  8. 2006, Neukermans, G., N. Koedam, J.G. Kairo & F. Dahdouh-Guebas. Automated mangrove stand delineation and species composition estimation in Gazi Bay (Kenya) with QuickBird satellite imagery. 13th Australasian Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Conference, 20 - 24 November, Canberra, Australia.

  9. 2006, Kairo, J.G., J. Langat, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, B. Kivyatu & J. Bosire.  Structural development, productivity and biomass accumulation of replanted mangrove plantations in Kenya.  Alcoa Foundation Calls for Global Action on Sustainability Advancing Sustainability Conference, Brussels, 29 November – 3 December, Brussels, Belgium.

  10. 2007, Koedam, N. & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Our contribution to the understanding of Mangrove Ecosystems in Kenya.  Symposium on Advances in Tropical Aquatic Science Research and Management in Kenya, 9-13 February, Mombasa, Kenya.

  1. 2007, Wang’ondu, V.W., J.G. Kairo, J.I. Kinyamario, F.B. Mwaura, J.O. Bosire, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam.  Vegetative phenology of Rhizophora mucronata Lamk., Avicennia marina (Forsk.) Vierh. and Sonneratia alba Sm. in natural and reforested stands at Gazi Bay, Kenya.  Symposium on Advances in Tropical Aquatic Science Research and Management in Kenya, 9-13 February, Mombasa, Kenya.

  2. 2007, Bosire, J.O., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, M. Walton, B. Crona, R.R. Lewis III, J.G. Kairo & N. Koedam. Assessment of mangrove ecosystem recovery. Symposium on Advances in Tropical Aquatic Science Research and Management in Kenya, 9-13 February, Mombasa, Kenya.

  3. 2008, Dahdouh-Guebas, F.  La dégradation des écosystèmes à mangroves : effet sur la qualité de vie des populations côtières des pays en développement.  Séminaire de l’Institut Océanographique de Paris, 22 February, Paris, France.

  4. 2008, Di Nitto, D., P. Erftemeijer, J. van Beek, F.Zijl, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, J.G. Kairo & N. Koedam. Two-dimensional numerical modelling of the hydrochorous dispersal of mangrove propagules. Hydropredict 2008, 20-24 septembre, Prague, Czech Republic.

  5. 2008, Munga, C.N., A. Vanreusel, D. Obura, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, M.O. Mohamed & N. Amiyo. Algal turf dominates Mombasa Marine Park and Reserve in Kenya, an implication of nutrient pollution Jongerencontactdag Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 29 February, Brugge, Belgium.

  6. 2009, Cunha-Lignon, M., Y. Schaeffer-Novelli, R. Menghini, R. de Almeida, C. Coelho Jr., G. Cintrón & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Succession of mangrove forests in depositional areas: A case study in Southeastern Brazil.  Jongerencontactdag Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 6 March, Brugge, Belgium.

  7. 2009, Debry, M., F. Foré, C. Farcy & F. Dahdouh-Guebas. An ecotouristic project in the Tanbi Wetland Complex, Banjul – the Gambia.  Jongerencontactdag Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 6 March, Brugge, Belgium.

  8. 2009, Flandroy, J., M. Cunha-Lignon & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Spatio-temporal evolution of an urban mangrove (Cubatão, São Paulo – Brazil).  Jongerencontactdag Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 6 March, Brugge, Belgium.

  9. 2009, Foré, F., K. Belpaeme, M. Debry, T. Vanwing & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Analysis of social, cultural and educational conditions with respect to the setup of a sustainable ecotouristic project : a comparison between the mangroves of the Tanbi Wetland Complex (The Gambia) and projects in Oostende and Knokke-Heist (Belgium). Jongerencontactdag Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 6 March, Brugge, Belgium.

  10. 2009, Hemeleers, L., N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas. Global mangrove distribution and degradation : how good or bad is it ?  Jongerencontactdag Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ),  6 March, Brugge, Belgium.

  1. 2009, M’rabu, E., J.O. Bosire, S. Cannicci & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  How can we mitigate impacts of global climate change on mangrove forests in Kenya.  Jongerencontactdag Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 6 March, Brugge, Belgium.

  2. 2009, Van Nedervelde, F., U. Berger, S. Cannicci & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Spatio-temporal dynamics of mangroves through the KiWi model.  Jongerencontactdag Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 6 March, Brugge, Belgium.

  3. 2009, Avau, J., M. Cunha-Lignon, B. De Myttenaere, M.-F. Godart & F. Dahdouh-Guebas. Which forms of tourism management Exist in mangroves of the Caribbean? Case-studies in the french Antilles and in Jamaica. Symposium on African Botany in Brussels, 27 March, Brussels, Belgium.

  4. 2009,  Cunha-Lignon, M., M.O.S. Mohamed, A.A. Nfotabong, N. Mukherjee, D. Maniatis, J. Flandroy, J.G. Kairo, N. Din, K. Shanker, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Impacts on urban and peri-urban mangroves and their implications for governance: Case-studies in the Gambia, Cameroon, Kenya, Brazil and India. Symposium on African Botany in Brussels, 27 March, Brussels, Belgium.

  5. 2009, Debry, M., F. Foré, C. Farcy & F. Dahdouh-Guebas. Biological assessment of an eco-touristic project in the tanbi wetland complex, Banjul – the Gambia. Symposium on African Botany in Brussels, 27 March, Brussels, Belgium.

  6. 2009, Di Nitto, D., H. Defever, G. Neukermans, H. Decleir, F. Pattyn, J.G. Kairo, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Modelling the dispersal of propagules and mangrove assemblages: current situation and possible future scenarios of sea level rise (Gazi Bay, Kenya). Symposium on African Botany in Brussels, 27 March, Brussels, Belgium.

  7. 2009, Droissart, V., B. Sonké, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, J. Lejoly & Stévart.  A new phytogeographical map of Atlantic Central Africa based on orchid distribution. Symposium on African Botany in Brussels, 27 March, Brussels, Belgium.

  8. 2009, Flandroy, J., M. Cunha-Lignon & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Evolution of the Cubatão urban mangrove in São Paulo State (Brazil) over space and time.  Symposium on African Botany in Brussels, 27 March, Brussels, Belgium.

  9. 2009, Foré, F., K. Belpaeme, M. Debry, T. Vanwing & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  A comparison between the mangroves of Tanbi Wetland Complex (The Gambia) and projects in Oostende and Knokke-Heist (Belgium) with respect to the setup of a sustainable ecotouristic project : analysis of social, cultural and educational conditions. Symposium on African Botany in Brussels, 27 March, Brussels, Belgium.

  10. 2009, Hemeleers, L., N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2009. World-wide mangrove distribution and degradation.  Symposium on African Botany in Brussels 27 March, Brussels, Belgium.

  1. 2009, Kumara, M.P., L.P. Jayatissa, P.L. Hettiarachi, W.A.A.D.L. Wickramasinghe & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Ethanobotany of Xylocarpus rumphii, an endangered tree species in Sri Lanka.  Symposium on African Botany in Brussels, 27 March, Brussels, Belgium.

  2. 2009, M’rabu, E., J.O. Bosire, S. Cannicci & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Impacts of global climate change on mangrove forests in Kenya : how can we mitigate them ?  Symposium on African Botany in Brussels, 27 March, Brussels, Belgium.

  3. 2009, Meerts, P. & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Botanique africaine à Brussels : historique et perspectives / African Botany in Brussels : history and perspectives / Afrikaanse Plantkunde in Brussel : historiek en perspectieven. Symposium on African Botany in Brussels, 27 March, Brussels, Belgium.

  4. 2009, Muhongere, C., T. Stévart, V. Droissart & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Diversity and distribution of endemic orchids of the Albertin Rift.  Symposium on African Botany in Brussels, 27 mars, 27 March, Brussels, Belgium.

  5. 2009, Van Nedervelde, F., U. Berger, S. Cannicci & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Spatio-temporal dynamics, competition and predation of mangroves through the KiWi model.  Symposium on African Botany in Brussels, 27 March, Brussels, Belgium.

  6. 2009, Cunha-Lignon, M., C. Coelho-Jr., R. Almeida, R. Menghini, Y. Schaeffer-Novelli, G. Cintrón-Molero & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Mangrove Forests and Sedimentological Processes on the South of Coast of São Paulo State (Brazil). 10th International Coastal Symposium, 13-18 April, Lissabon, Portugal.

  7. 2009, Di Nitto, D., K. Quisthoudt, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam.  Impact of global warming on mangroves.  International Symposium ‘Developing countries facing global warming: a post-Kyoto Assessment’, 12-13 Juin, Brussels, Belgium.

  8. 2009, Quisthoudt, K., D. Di Nitto, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam.  Mangroves and aquaculture in Chilaw (Sri Lanka): perspectives for the abandoned shrimp farms.  Joint Meeting of the Society for Tropical Ecology & the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation, 27-30 July, Marburg, Germany.

  9. 2009, M'rabu, E., J. Bosire, S. Cannicci & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Indirect impacts of climate change on mangrove-associated biodiversity.  Joint Meeting of the Society for Tropical Ecology & the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation, 27-30 July, Marburg, Germany.

  10. 2009, Cunha-Lignon, M., L.M. Santos, R. Menghini, J. Flandroy, Y. Schaeffer-Novelli & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Human pressures on peri-urban and urban mangroves: examples from São Paulo State coast (Brazil). 9th International Symposium on GIS and Computer Cartography for Coastal Zone Management (CoastGIS), 30 September – 2 Octobre, Santa Catarina, Brazil.

  11. 2009, Flandroy, J., M. Cunha-Lignon & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Reduction of the mangrove between 1962 and 2008 in Cubatão, São Paulo State – Brazil.  9th International Symposium on GIS and Computer Cartography for Coastal Zone Management (CoastGIS), 30 September – 2 Octobre, Santa Catarina, Brazil.

  12. 2009, Flandroy, J., M. Cunha-Lignon, A.A. Nfotabong, M. Kampel, N. Din & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Techniques to analyse damaged mangrove forests: study cases for Brazil and Cameroon.  13th Latin-American Congress on Marine Science, 26-30 Octobre, Havana, Cuba.

  13. 2009, Cunha-Lignon, M., M. Kampel & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Mangroves of São Paulo State (Brazil): a spatial and temporal analysis from 1980 to 2009. 13th Latin-American Congress on Marine Science, 26-30 Octobre, Havana, Cuba.

  14. 2009, Avau, J., M. Cunha-Lignon, B. De Myttenaere, M.-F. Godart & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Which commercial image of the Caribbean mangroves is promoted to tourists ? 13th Latin-American Congress on Marine Science, 26-30 Octobre, Havana, Cuba.

  15. 2009, Feagin, R.A., N. Mukherjee, K. Shanker, A.H. Baird , J. Cinner, A.M. Kerr, N. Koedam, A. Sridhar, R. Arthur, L.P. Jayatissa, D. Lo Seen, M. Menon, S. Rodriguez, Md. Shamsuddoha & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Shelter from the storm? Use and misuse of bioshields for managing natural disasters on the coast.  Yound Botanist's Day, 24-25 Novembre, Brussels, Belgium.

  16. 2009, Bourgeois, C., K. Leempoel, J. Wang, J. Bogaert & F. Dahdouh Guebas.  biotic and abiotic factors influencing the mangrove vegetation of Gaoqiang (Guangdong, China) : a first approach.  Jongerencontactdag Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium.

  17. 2009, Cunha-Lignon, M., C. Coelho Jr., R.de Almeida, R.P. Menghini, Y. Schaeffer-Novelli, G. Cintrón & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Ecological processes and conservation of the mangrove: a review at the Cananéia Region, São Paulo State, Brazil. Jongerencontactdag Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium.

  18. 2009, Feagin, R.A., N. Mukherjee, K. Shanker, A.H. Baird , J. Cinner, A.M. Kerr, N. Koedam, A. Sridhar, R. Arthur, L.P. Jayatissa, D. Lo Seen, M. Menon, S. Rodriguez, Md. Shamsuddoha & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Shelter from the storm? Use and misuse of bioshields for managing natural disasters on the coast.  Jongerencontactdag Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium.

  19. 2009, Flandroy, J., M. Cunha-Lignon, R. Menghini, M. Kampel & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  The terrestrialisation trends of stressed mangrove forests using satellite images classification : study case for Cubatão, São Paulo State - Brazil. Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgique.

  20. 2009, Hemeleers, L., N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Global ecology of mangroves: a survey analysis of diversity, functionality, and degradation of mangrove ecosystems.  Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium.

  21. 2009, Hijbeek, R., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, J.G. Kairo, J. Schoukens, N. Koedam.  A sample of bias, the bias in sampling. Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium.

  22. 2009, Leempoel, K., C. Bourgeois, J. Zhang, J. Wang, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & J. Bogaert.  Spatial heterogeneity in the mangrove vegetation structure in the Zhanjiang Mangrove National Nature Reserve (China) : an approach using remote sensing (GeoEye-1 imagery) and GIS-analyses. Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium.

  23. 2009, Mannaerts, G., M.O.S. Mohamed, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Socio-ecologic valuation of coastal ecosystems in Kenya: a GIS-based analysis linking goods and services from terrestrial forests, mangrove forests, seagrass beds and coral reefs. Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium.

  24. 2009, Massó i Alemán, S., C. Bourgeois, W. Appeltans, B. Vanhoorne, N. De Hauwere, P. Stoffelen, A. Heughebaert & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  The mangrove reference database and herbarium.  Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium.

  25. 2009, Quisthoudt, K., D. Di Nitto, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam.  Challenges for Abandoned shrimp ponds in Chilaw (Sri Lanka). Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium.

  26. 2009, Satyanarayana, B., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, F.I. Indra, M. Khairul Azwan, H. Mohd-Lokman & I. Sulong.  Mangrovge species’ association and distribution patterns in Tumpat, Kelantan Delta, east coast of pensinsular Malaysia. Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium.

  27. 2009, Van Nedervelde, F., U. Berger, S. Cannicci, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Characterisation of the crab Neosarmatium meinerti de Man (Decapoda: Sesarminae) predation on Avicennia marina propagules. Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium.

  28. 2010, Massó, S., C. Bourgeois, W. Appeltans, B. Vanhoorne, N. De Hauwere, P. Stoffelen, A. Heughebaert & F. Dahdouh-Guebas. Mangrove Reference Database and Herbarium. II Jornades Catalanes de Conservació de Flora, 7-9 June, Barcelona, Spain.

  29. 2010, Mukherjee, N., R.A. Feagin, K. Shanker, A.H. Baird , J. Cinner, A.M. Kerr, N. Koedam, A. Sridhar, R. Arthur, L.P. Jayatissa, D. Lo Seen, M. Menon, S. Rodriguez, Md. Shamsuddoha & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Shelter from the storm? Use and misuse of bioshields for managing natural disasters on the coast.  24th Internatrional Congress for Conservation Biology, 3-7 July, Edmonton (Alberta), Canada.

  30. 2010, Cunha-Lignon, M., R. Palamar Menghini, R. de Almeida, C. Coelho Jr., Y. Schaeffer-Novelli, G. Cintrón, M. Kampel & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Monitoring structural mangrove forests over time (2001-2010). Annual international meeting of the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation, 19-23 July, Bali, Indonesia.

  31. 2010, Nfotabong Atheull, A., N. Din & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Spatial pattern of Avicennia germinans (L) Stearn trees in the Wouri estuary (Cameroon).  Young Botanist's Day, 19 November, Meise, Belgium.

  32. 2010, Rodrigues, M.E.F., M. Cunha-Lignon, R.P. Menghini, Y. Schaeffer-Novelli, M. Kampel & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Floristic survey of macrophytes in mangroves subjected to artificial freshwater input: a Brazilian case study.  Young Botanist's Day, 19 November, Meise, Belgium.

  33. 2010, Satyanarayana, B., K. De Smet, D. Di Nitto, M. Bauwens, L.P. Jayatissa, S. Cannicci, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Mangrove forest development in Galle-Unawatuna (Sri Lanka): testing predictions made 10 years ago using very high resolution remote sensing and ground-truth data. Young Botanist's Day, 19 November, Meise, Belgium.

 

 


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1996, Tropical Plant Science, 1987, G. K. Berrie, A. Berrie and J. M. O. Eze (eds.), Longman Group Ltd., Essex, UK, 410 pp. International Journal of Environment and Pollution 6 (2/3): 345-346.

1997, Mangrove, the forgotten habitat, 1996, J. Stafford-Deitsch, Immel Publishing Ltd., London, UK, 277 pp. Belgian Journal of Botany 130(1): 117-118.

1998, Biodiversity : a biology of numbers and difference, 1996, K.J. Gaston, Blackwell Science Ltd., Oxford, UK, 396 pp.  International Journal of Environment and Pollution (2/3): 316-317.

1998, The Ecology of Tropical Forest Seedlings, 1996, M.D. Swaine, Man and the Biosphere Series, Volume 18, UNESCO, Paris, France / Parthenon Publishing, Carnforth, UK, pp.  International Journal of Environment and Pollution (2/3): 329-331.

1999, The Pantanal of Poconé : biota and ecology in the northern section of the world's largest pristine wetland, 1998, C.W. Heckman, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, 622 pp.  International Journal of Environment and Pollution 11(3): 405-406.

2001, Remote Sensing Digital Image Analysis : an introduction, 1999, J.A. Richard & X. Jia (eds.), Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Germany: 363 pp.   International Journal of Environment and Pollution 15(5): 580.

2001, Remote Sensing in Hydrology and Water Management, 2000, G.A. Schultz & E.T. Engman (eds.), Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Germany, 483 pp.  International Journal of Environment and Pollution 15(5): 585-586.

2003, Yearbook of International Co-operation on Environment and Development 2001/2002, 2002, O. Schram Stokke & Ø.B. Thommessen (eds.), Earthscan Publications and the Fridtjof Nansen Institute, London, UK, 384 pp.  International Journal of Environment and Pollution 19(1): 97-98.

2004, Kenya Coast Handbook : culture, resources and development in the East African littoral, 2000, J. Hoorweg, D. Foeken, R.A. Obudho  (eds.), LIT Verlag, Hamburg, Germany, 527 pp.  Current Science 86(2): 343-344.

2004, Faith in Conservation : new approaches to religions and the environment, 2003, M. Palmer & V. Finlay (eds.), The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development / The World Bank, Washington D.C., USA, 166 pp.  International Journal of Environment and Pollution 22(6): 740-742.

2011, World Atlas of Mangroves: Mark Spalding, Mami Kainuma and Lorna Collins (eds), London, Washington D.C.: Earthscan 2010. ISBN 978-1-84407-657-4, Price £65. xvi+319 Pages. Human Ecology 39: 107-109.


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1995, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., A. De Bruycker, M. Lammens, T. Ongena, G. Thijs & M. Verneirt. Criteria-analyse, discipline ecologie en landschap. Laboratorium voor Algemene Plantkunde en Natuurbeheer en Het Geografisch instituut, o.l.v. Prof. L. Triest en Prof. M. Van Molle, in opdracht van het NIRAS, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Pleinlaan 2, B-1050 Brussel.

1997, Cannicci, S., F. Dahdouh-Guebas & L. Montemagno.  Field keys for Kenyan Mangrove Crabs.  Museo Zoologico “La Specola” of the University of Florence, Italy.

1999, Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & N. Koedam.  Recherche préliminaire de la régénération des mangroves au Parc National du Banc d'Arguin et de ses facteurs faunistiques restrictifs.  Parc National du Banc d'Arguin, Nouakchott, Mauritania.

1999, Dahdouh-Guebas, F.  Mangrove vegetation research using air-borne remote sensing data.  Training syllabus, Laboratory of General Botany and Nature Management, Mangrove Management Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium.

2000, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., T. Zetterström, P. Rönnbäck, M. Troell & N. Koedam.  Conservation of mangroves vs. development of shrimp farming in Pambala - Chilaw lagoon, Sri Lanka. In : Responsible Aquaculture in the New Millenium.  R. Flos and L. Creswell (comp.), European Aquaculture Society, Special Publication n° 28, Oostende, Belgium: 167.

2000, Wickramasinghe A. & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Eco-friendly rural aquaculture development in Sri Lanka. In : Responsible Aquaculture in the New Millenium.  R. Flos and L. Creswell (comp.), European Aquaculture Society, Special Publication n° 28, Oostende, Belgium: 751.

2000, Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & N. Koedam.  Potential of mangrove dynamics and regeneration studies : evolution, present status and future predictions.  Seshaiyana 8(2): 4-6.

2001, Triest, L., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, D. Vrancken & S. Vermeersch.  Plantkunde Praktische Oefeningen : transparanten, preparaten en illustraties.  Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Dienst Uitgaven, Brussels, Belgium.  

2001, Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & N. Koedam.  Mangroven, wandelende dijken.  Eos 18(2): 74-80.

2001, Bouillon, S., N. Koedam, A.V. Raman, A.V.V.S. Rao, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & F. Dehairs.  Organic carbon in intertidal mangrove forests : sources and utilization by benthic invertebrates.  Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ), Special Publication 1: 32.

2001, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., S. Bouillon, J.F. Tack & N. Koedam.  Spookjeswoud vol krabben.  Natuur & Techniek 69(5): 66-71.

2001, Dahdouh-Guebas, F.  Mangrove research at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel.  European Tropical Forests Research Network News 33: 14-17.

2001, Contini, C., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, L. Omodei-Zorini, J.G. Kairo & N. Koedam.  Mangrove exploitation in Mida Creek (Kenya) : local preferences and alternatives.  Delpinoa Nuova Serie 43: 82.

2001, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., M.E. Stolk, S. Collin, R. Hernandez, S.N. Longonje, C. Mathenge, J.G. Kairo & N. Koedam.  Local utilisation of mangrove wood in the old and new world : ethnobotany or economic botany ?  Delpinoa Nuova Serie 43: 90.

2001, Dahdouh-Guebas, F. Mangroves. Electronic presentation In : H. Segers, E. Branquart, A. Caudron & J. Tack (eds.), Proceedings of the 5th Meeting of the European Platform for Biodiversity Research Strategy (EPBRS), 2-4 december 2001 – Brussel, 'Scientific tools for in-situ biodiversity conservation: monitoring, modelling and experiments', Belgian Biodiversity Platform, Brussel, België: 61-62.

2001, Dahdouh-Guebas, F., 2001. The use of remote sensing and GIS as tools for studying biocomplexity. Electronic presentation In : H. Segers, E. Branquart, A. Caudron & J. Tack (eds.), Proceedings of the 5th Meeting of the European Platform for Biodiversity Research Strategy (EPBRS), 2-4 december 2001 – Brussel, 'Scientific tools for in-situ biodiversity conservation: monitoring, modelling and experiments', Belgian Biodiversity Platform, Brussel, België: 131-132.

2002, Dahdouh-Guebas, F.  The euphorias and disadventures of young researchers in marine science.  Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ), Special Publication 7: 18-19.  

2002, Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & N. Koedam.  Mangrove research at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel II : the remote sensing aspect.  European Tropical Forests Research Network News 36: 55-59.  

2002, Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & Y. Samyn.  Koraalriffen : hét enige duikparadijs ?  Duiken 2002(8): 42-44.

2002, Dahdouh-Guebas, F. & N. Koedam.  The ‘colour’ of remotely sensed and GIS data in the sustainable management of tropical coastal biocomplexity.  In : M. Brown, M. Costello, C. Heip, S. Levitus, J. Mees, P. Pissierssens and E. Vanden Berghe (eds.).  The colour of ocean data – international symposium on oceanographic data and information management with special attention to biological data.  25-27 november 2002, Brussels, Belgium.  Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ), Oostende, Belgium, Special Publication 11: 4.

2004, Di Nitto, D., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, H. Decleir, J.G.Kairo & N. Koedam. Digital terrain modeling and propagule dispersal in Kenyan mangroves with a zoned vegetation structure (Gazi Bay). Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ), Special Publication 17: 46

2005, Neukermans, G., N. Koedam, J.G. Kairo & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Mapping kenyan mangroves with very high resolution Quickbird satellite imagery.  Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ), Special Publication 20: 49.

2008, Munga, C.N., A. Vanreusel, D. Obura, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, M.O. Mohamed & N. Amiyo.  Algal turf dominates Mombasa Marine Park and Reserve in Kenya, an implication of nutrient pollution.  Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 29 February, Brugge, Belgique. VLIZ Special Publication 40: 58.

2009, Cunha-Lignon, M., Y. Schaeffer-Novelli & Farid Dahdouh-Guebas.  La zone côtière brésilienne : l’occupation humaine, la qualité de vie des populations et la gestion des écosystèmes.  Panoramica Latinoamericana (Edition Belge) 45: 6-7.

2009, Cunha-Lignon, M., Y. Schaeffer-Novelli, R. Menghini, R. de Almeida, C. Coelho Jr., G. Cintrón & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Succession of mangrove forests in depositional areas: A case study in Southeastern Brazil.  Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 6 mars Brugge, Belgium. VLIZ Special Publication 41: 33.

2009, Debry, M., F. Foré, C. Farcy & F. Dahdouh-Guebas. An ecotouristic project in the Tanbi Wetland Complex, Banjul – the Gambia.  Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 6 mars Brugge, Belgium. VLIZ Special Publication 41: 36.

2009, Foré, F., K. Belpaeme, M. Debry, T. Vanwing & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Analysis of social, cultural and educational conditions with respect to the setup of a sustainable ecotouristic project : a comparison between the mangroves of the Tanbi Wetland Complex (The Gambia) and projects in Oostende and Knokke-Heist (Belgium). Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 6 mars Brugge, Belgium. VLIZ Special Publication 41: 43.

2009, Flandroy, J., M. Cunha-Lignon & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Spatio-temporal evolution of an urban mangrove (Cubatão, São Paulo – Brazil).  Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 6 mars Brugge, Belgium. VLIZ Special Publication 41: 42.

2009, Hemeleers, L., N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas. Global mangrove distribution and degradation : how good or bad is it ?  Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 6 mars Brugge, Belgium. VLIZ Special Publication 41: 47.

2009, M’rabu, E., J.O. Bosire, S. Cannicci & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  How can we mitigate impacts of global climate change on mangrove forests in Kenya.  Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 6 mars Brugge, Belgium. VLIZ Special Publication 41: 54.

2009, Van Nedervelde, F., U. Berger, S. Cannicci & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Spatio-temporal dynamics of mangroves through the KiWi model.  Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 6 mars Brugge, Belgium. VLIZ Special Publication 41: 72.

2009, Bourgeois, C., K. Leempoel, J. Wang, J. Bogaert & F. Dahdouh Guebas.  Biotic and abiotic factors influencing the mangrove vegetation of Gaoqiang (Guangdong, China) : a first approach.  Jongerencontactdag Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium. VLIZ Special Publication 43: 21.

2009, Cunha-Lignon, M., C. Coelho Jr., R.de Almeida, R.P. Menghini, Y. Schaeffer-Novelli, G. Cintrón & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Ecological processes and conservation of the mangrove: a review at the Cananéia Region, São Paulo State, Brazil. Jongerencontactdag Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium. VLIZ Special Publication 43: 35.

2009, Feagin, R.A., N. Mukherjee, K. Shanker, A.H. Baird , J. Cinner, A.M. Kerr, N. Koedam, A. Sridhar, R. Arthur, L.P. Jayatissa, D. Lo Seen, M. Menon, S. Rodriguez, Md. Shamsuddoha & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Shelter from the storm? Use and misuse of bioshields for managing natural disasters on the coast.  Jongerencontactdag Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium. VLIZ Special Publication 43: 62.

2009, Flandroy, J., M. Cunha-Lignon, R. Menghini, M. Kampel & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  The terrestrialisation trends of stressed mangrove forests using satellite images classification : study case for Cubatão, São Paulo State - Brazil. Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium.  VLIZ Special Publication 43: 64.

2009, Hemeleers, L., N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Global ecology of mangroves: a survey analysis of diversity, functionality, and degradation of mangrove ecosystems.  Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium. VLIZ Special Publication 43: 70.

2009, Hijbeek, R., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, J.G. Kairo, J. Schoukens, N. Koedam.  A sample of bias, the bias in sampling. Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium. VLIZ Special Publication 43: 71.

2009, Leempoel, K., C. Bourgeois, J. Zhang, J. Wang, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & J. Bogaert.  Spatial heterogeneity in the mangrove vegetation structure in the Zhanjiang Mangrove National Nature Reserve (China) : an approach using remote sensing (GeoEye-1 imagery) and GIS-analyses. Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium. VLIZ Special Publication 43: 81.

2009, Mannaerts, G., M.O.S. Mohamed, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Socio-ecologic valuation of coastal ecosystems in Kenya: a GIS-based analysis linking goods and services from terrestrial forests, mangrove forests, seagrass beds and coral reefs. Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium. VLIZ Special Publication 43: 90.

2009, Massó i Alemán, S., C. Bourgeois, W. Appeltans, B. Vanhoorne, N. De Hauwere, P. Stoffelen, A. Heughebaert & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  The mangrove reference database and herbarium.  Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium. VLIZ Special Publication 43: 93.

2009, Quisthoudt, K., D. Di Nitto, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam.  Challenges for Abandoned shrimp ponds in Chilaw (Sri Lanka). Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium. VLIZ Special Publication 43: 110.

2009, Satyanarayana, B., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, F.I. Indra, M. Khairul Azwan, H. Mohd-Lokman & I. Sulong.  Mangrovge species’ association and distribution patterns in Tumpat, Kelantan Delta, east coast of pensinsular Malaysia. Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium. VLIZ Special Publication 43: 122.

2009, Van Nedervelde, F., U. Berger, S. Cannicci, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas.  Characterisation of the crab Neosarmatium meinerti de Man (Decapoda: Sesarminae) predation on Avicennia marina propagules. Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 27 November, Oostende, Belgium. VLIZ Special Publication 43: 147.

Goessens, A., B. Satyanarayana, H. Mohd-Lokman & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2011.  Floral diversity and distribution in the mangroves at Matang, West Peninsular Malaysia, after a century of sustainable forestry. Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 25 February, Brugge, Belgique. VLIZ Special Publication 48: 36.

Kodikara, K.A.S., L.P. Jayatissa, E.M.R. Robert, F. Dahdouh Guebas, H. Beeckman, N. Schmitz & N. Koedam, 2011.  Successive cambia in the mangrove Avicennia: a study on the three-dimensional structure of the cambia and the functioning of the internal phloem tissue.  Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 25 February, Brugge, Belgique. VLIZ Special Publication 48: 42.

Mascaux, N., F. Dahdouh-Guebas & M. Kochzius, 2011.  Connectivity of Scylla serrata in Kenya and the Indian Ocean. Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 25 February, Brugge, Belgique. VLIZ Special Publication 48: 50.

Mukherjee, N., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, V. Kapoor, R. Arthur, N. Koedam, A. Sridhar & K. Shanker, 2011.  From bathymetry to bioshields: a review of post-tsunami ecological research in India and its implications for policy.  Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 25 February, Brugge, Belgique. VLIZ Special Publication 48: 55.

Mwakha, V.A., N. Koedam, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & M. Omar Said Mohamed, 2011.  Who benefits and who looses ? Estimating the value of ecosystem goods and services in the Watamu Marine Park and Reserve, Kenya. Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 25 February, Brugge, Belgique.  VLIZ Special Publication 48: 56.

Nfotabong Atheull, A., L.G. Essomè Koum, N. Din & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2011.  Mangrove forest structure organisation in a monospecific stand of the Black mangrove Avicennia germinanas (L.) Stearn. in the Cameroon estuary.  Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 25 February, Brugge, Belgique. VLIZ Special Publication 48: 59.

Rans, G., L.P. Jayatissa, S. Hettiarachchi, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2011 Investigating efficiency of greenbelts for the protection of Sri Lanka’s coasts against ocean wave surges. Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), Brugge, Belgique. VLIZ Special Publication 48: 69.

Satyanarayana, B., K. De Smet, D. Di Nitto, M. Bauwens, L.P. Jayatissa, S. Cannicci, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2011.  Fate of the predictions in Galle-Unawatuna mangroves, Sri Lanka, a validation after 10 years using satellite (Ikonos) and ground-truth data.  Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), Brugge, Belgique. VLIZ Special Publication 48: 77.

Van Nedervelde, F., U. Berger, S. Cannicci, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2011.  Impact of different functional crab groups on propagule recruitment and mangrove forest structure.  Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 25 February, Brugge, Belgique. VLIZ Special Publication 48: 95.

Vande Wynckel, D., M. Vandaele, K. Jammeh, A. Jallow, H.S. Faal, M. Batchilly, K. Senghore, T. Germonpré, P. Vanslambrouck, M. Spegelaere.& F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2011.  Implementation of a sustainable project in the Tanbi Wetland National Park, Banjul (The Gambia).  Young Marine Scientists’ Day  Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), Brugge, Belgique. VLIZ Special Publication 48: 97-98.

Durango-Cordero, J.S., B. Satyanarayana, J. Zhang, J. Wang, M. Chen, X. Fanghong, J.C.W. Chan, L. Kangying, J. Bogaert, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Vegetation structure at Zhanjiang Mangrove National Nature Reserve (ZMNNR), P.R. China: comparison between original and non-original trees using ground-truth, remote sensing and GIS techniques. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 55: 31.

Mascaux, N., S. Fratini, S. Cannicci, J.O. Bosire, Mohd. Lokman Husain, C. Bourgeois, J. Zhang, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & M. Kochzius, 2012. Connectivity of Scylla serrata in Kenya and the Indian Ocean. Young Marine Scientists’ Day Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 24 February, Brugge, Belgique. VLIZ Special Publication 55: 50.

Muchwe, M., N. Koedam, M.O.S. Mohamed & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Mangrove species turnover in Mida Creek over a period of 12 years. Young Marine Scientists’ Day Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 24 February, Brugge, Belgique. VLIZ Special Publication 55: 57.

Mukherjee, N., N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Multifunctionality in mangrove ecosystems : the social network approach. Young Marine Scientists’ Day Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 24 February, Brugge, Belgique. VLIZ Special Publication 55: 58.

Olendo, M., N. Amiyo, D. Obura, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, N. Koedam & M. Kochzius, 2012. Can the Kiunga MPA protect the Lamu fishery? Young Marine Scientists’ Day Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 24 February, Brugge, Belgique. VLIZ Special Publication 55: 61.

Quisthoudt, K., A. Rajkaran, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2012. Specific temperature requirements for different vegetation formations of mangroves along its North-South distribution towards its upper latitudinal limit in South-Africa. Young Marine Scientists’ Day Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 24 February, Brugge, Belgique. VLIZ Special Publication 55: 66.

Satyanarayana, B., A.V. Raman, C. Kalavati, B.R. Subramanian & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Coringa mangroves in relation to local environmental conditions on the East coast of India. Young Marine Scientists’ Day Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 24 February, Brugge, Belgique. VLIZ Special Publication 55: 73.

Tran Thi, V., Loc Le Minh, T. Van Dam, F. Dahdouh Guebas & N. Koedam, 2012. Evolution of mangrove area in a war and land use change affected region of Vietnam (Ca Mau) over a 60 year period. Young Marine Scientists’ Day Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 24 February, Brugge, Belgique. VLIZ Special Publication 55: 84.

Van der Stocken, T., D. De Ryck, D. Di Nitto, J.G. Kairo, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2012. Floating with seeds: understanding hydrochorous mangrove propagule dispersal - a field and modeling approach. Young Marine Scientists’ Day Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 24 February, Brugge, Belgique. VLIZ Special Publication 55: 92.

Van Nedervelde, F., N. Koedam, J. Bosire, U. Berger, S. Cannicci, & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Spatial correlation between macro-fauna, vegetation structure and soil conditions in tropical forests. Young Marine Scientists’ Day Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 24 February, Brugge, Belgique. VLIZ Special Publication 55: 95.

Ximenes, A.C., N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Fundamental niche of the trees in mangroves forests. Young Marine Scientists’ Day Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), 24 February, Brugge, Belgique. VLIZ Special Publication 55: 111.

Bourgeois, C., G. Lin, T. Drouet, P. Ghysels, K. Wart, K. Leempoel, Y. Zhu, J. Bogaert & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Test assembly mechanisms of mangrove communities using geostatistical tools: A study case in the mangrove of Gaoqiao. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 42.

Dahdouh-Guebas, F., B. Satyanarayana, B. Pecceu, D. Di Nitto, K. Van Den Bossche, G. Neukermans, J.O. Bosire, S. Cannicci & N. Koedam, 2012. Habitat recovery assessment of reforested mangrove sites in the Gazi Bay, Kenya: a study testing the role of molluscs as bioindicator species. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 48.

Dahdouh-Guebas, F., N. Mukherjee, K. Shanker & N. Koedam, 2012. Governance of coastal plantations in southern India: long-term ecological vision or short-term economic opportunity? Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 49.

Di Nitto, D., G. Neukermans, N. Koedam, H. Defever, F. Pattyn, J.G. Kairo & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Mangroves facing climate change: landward migration potential in response to projected scenarios of sea level rise. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 55.

Durango, J.S., B. Satyanarayana, J. Zhang, J. Wang, M. Chen, X. Fanghong, J.C.W. Chan, L. Kangying, J. Bogaert, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Vegetation structure at Zhanjiang Mangrove National Nature Reserve (ZMNNR), P.R. China: comparison between original and non-original trees using ground-truth, remote sensing and GIS techniques. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 59.

Fratini, S., L. Ragionieri, C.D. Schubart, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & S. Cannicci, 2012. New findings and current taxonomic uncertainties about Sesarmidae of East African mangroves. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 64.

Fusi, M., A. Sacchi, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, B. Joseph, N. Din & S. Cannicci, 2012. Macrobenthos assemblages in Cameroonian mangrove forests. First evidence from the Wouri estuary, Douala. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 68.

Goessens, A., B. Satyanarayana, H. Mohd-Lokman, I. Sulong & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Forest composition and structure in the mangroves at Matang, West Peninsular Malaysia, after a century of sustainable management. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 74.

Grüters, U., S. Cannicci, M. Vannini & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Excluding random walks in the foraging behaviour of the portunid crab Thalamita crenata : modelisation and simulation based on real data. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 77.

Khan, M.N.I., N. Koedam, U. Berger, J.O. Bosire, J.G. Kairo & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Testing mangrove forest structure development and various forest management options in Gazi (Kenya) by combining KiWi individual-based modelling with >20 years of field data. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 89.

Koedam, N., B. Satyanarayana, K. De Smet, D. Di Nitto, M. Bauwens, L.P. Jayatissa, S. Cannicci, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Long-term mangrove forest development in Sri Lanka: early predictions evaluated against outcomes using VHR remote sensing and VHR ground-truth data. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 96.

Leempoel, K., C. Bourgeois, J. Zhang, M. Chen, X. Fanghong, L. Kangying, J. Wang, K. Chen, B. Satyaranayana, J. Bogaert & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Spatial heterogeneity in mangroves assessed by GeoEye-1 satellite data: a case-study in Zhanjiang Mangrove National Nature Reserve (ZMNNR), P.R. China. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 99.

M’rabu, E., F. Dahdouh-Guebas, E.N. Kioko & N. Koedam, 2012. Insect pest infestation on mangrove forests of Kenya: identification, threats and impacts. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 103.

M’rabu, E., J.O. Bosire, S. Cannicci, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Mangrove die-back due to massive sedimentation and its impact on associated biodiversity. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 104-105.

Mascaux, N., S. Fratini, S. Cannicci, J.O. Bosire, Mohd. Lokman Husain, C. Bourgeois, J. Zhang, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & M. Kochzius, 2012. Connectivity of Scylla serrata in Kenya and the Indian Ocean. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 111.

Mohamed, M.O.S., P. Mangion, S. Mwangi, J.G. Kairo, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2012. Litterfall in a peri-urban mangrove receiving raw domestic sewage, Mombasa, Kenya? Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 117.

Mohamed, M.O.S., V.A. Mwakha, J.G. Kairo, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2012. Are mangroves sustainable as peri-urban forests? A Case Study of Mombasa, Kenya . Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 118.

Mukherjee, N., F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2012.What is a mangrove? A global expert-based approach on definition, functionality and resilience of the ecosystem. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 120.

Mulder, S., B. Satyanarayana, L.P. Jayatissa & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Are the mangroves in the Galle-Unawatuna area (Sri Lanka) at risk? A social-ecological approach involving local stakeholders for a better conservation policy. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 122.

Mwakha, V.A., B. Cowburn, J. Ochiewo, M.O.S. Mohamed, D. Obura, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2012. Estimating the value of Goods and Services in a Marine Protected Area: The Case of Watamu Marine National Park and Reserve, Kenya. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 123.

Nfotabong Atheull, A., N. Din & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Mangrove spatial structure in a monospecific stand of the black mangrove Avicennia germinans (L.) Stearn in the Cameroon estuary. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 128.

Quisthoudt, K., C. Randin, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2012. Minimum temperature requirements per aridity class of the mangrove genera Avicennia and Rhizophora at their upper latitudinal limits . Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 140.

Rajapaksha, A.C.D., M.G.V. Wickramasinghe, L.P. Jayatissa, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Weaver ants as potential controlling agent of mangrove apple fruit borer. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 143.

Ransara, G.B.M., K.A.S. Kodikara, L.P. Jayatissa, S. Hettiarachi, P. Vinobaba, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Evaluating the local use of mangroves as a source firewood in Sri Lanka. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 149.

Ransara, G.B.M., L.P. Jayatissa, K.K.G.U. Hemamali, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2012. Survey on the distribution and species composition of mangroves in Sri Lanka in relation to the salinity of associated water. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 150.

 Santos, L.C.M., M.D. Bitencourt, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Discrimination of mangrove vegetation habitat types (Northeast Brazil) using CBERS-2B images and the normalized difference vegetation index (NDVI) . Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 164.

Satyanarayana, B., A.V. Raman, C. Kalavati, B.R. Subramanian & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Coringa mangroves in relation to local environmental conditions on the East coast of India. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 167.

Tran Thi, V., H. Phan Nguyen, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2012. Application of remote sensing and GIS for detection and prediction of long-term seaward mangrove changes in Ca Mau, Vietnam. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 180.

Van der Stocken, D.J.R. De Ryck, D. Di Nitto, L. Triest, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2012. The propagule dispersal black box - driving factors and complexities: A review. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 182.

Ximenes, A.C., N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Self-Organizing Maps to determine global distribution patterns of mangrove plant species and analysis of threats using socio-economic indicators. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 190.

Cannicci, S., F. Bartolini, G. Penha-Lopes, S. Fratini, M. Fusi & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Functions of macrobenthos in mangrove forests : >20 years of research lessons. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 1-9.*

Dahdouh-Guebas, F., L.P. Jayatissa, S. Hettiarachi, J.O. Bosire, J.G. Kairo & N. Koedam, 2012. Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management (MMM3): more than two decades of insight on mangrove research in Kenya, Sri Lanka and beyond. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 24-25.*

Cunha-Lignon, M., M. Kampel, J. Flandroy, R.P. Menghini & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Urban mangrove dynamics under increasing anthropogenic pressure: analysis of remote sensing data and Brazilian legislation. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 47.

De Ryck, D., E.M.R. Robert, N. Schmitz, T. Van der Stocken, D. Di Nitto, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2012. Size does matter, but not only size: two alternative dispersal strategies for viviparous mangrove propagules. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 52.

Di Nitto, D., P.L.A. Erftemeijer, J.K.L. Van Beek, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, L. Higazi, K. Quisthoudt, L.P. Jayatissa & N. Koedam, 2012. Modelling mangrove propagule dispersal: sensitivity analysis and implications for shrimp farm rehabilitation. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 56.

Fratini, S., C.D. Schubart, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & S. Cannicci, 2012. Barcoding needs morphology and vice versa: the case of a new East African Sesarmid crab species. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 63.

Khan, M.N.I., S. Sharma, U. Berger, N. Koedam, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & A. Hagihara, 2012. How does tree competition and stand dynamics lead to spatial patterns in monospecific mangroves? Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 90

Kodikara, K.A.S., E.M.R. Robert, L.P. Jayatissa, F. Dahdouh-Guebas, H. Beeckman, N. Schmitz & N. Koedam, 2012. Successive cambia in the mangrove Avicennia: a study on the three-dimensional structure of the cambia and the functioning of the internal phloem tissue. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 94.

Mohamed, M.O.S., G. Neukermans, J.G. Kairo, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2012. Disturbances in a mangrove ecosystem – implications in the long term recovery patterns and Climate change. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 116.

Mukherjee, N., N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Caught in the net: Ecological functionality of mangroves. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 121.

Nfotabong Atheull, A., N. Din, N. Barbier, N. Koedam, I.C. Feller & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Very-high-resolution diameter, biomass and carbon stock mapping on the two-thousand hectare mangroves of the Cameroon estuary. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 129.

Quisthoudt, K., C. Randin, J. Adams, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2012. Predicting future latitudinal limits of mangroves in South-Africa with species distribution modelling. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 141.

Ransara, G.B.M., K.A.S. Kodikara, L.P. Jayatissa, S. Hettiarachi, P. Vinobaba, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Evaluating the local use of mangroves as a source firewood in Sri Lanka. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 149.

Santos, L.C.M., Y. Schaeffer-Novelli, M. Cunha-Lignon, M.D. Bitencourt & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Satellite remote sensing and GIS to assess anthropogenic pressures and aid mangrove forest management: a case study at the São Francisco River Estuary (Northeast Brazil). Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 165.

Satyanarayana, B., P. Bhanderi, M. Debry, D. Maniatis, F. Foré, D. Badgie, K. Jammeh, T. Vanwing, C. Farcy, N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, F., 2012. A socio-ecological assessment aiming at improved forest resource management and sustainable ecotourism development in the mangroves of Tanbi Wetland National Park, The Gambia, West Africa. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 168.

Van der Stocken, T., D.J.R. De Ryck, D. Di Nitto, J.G. Kairo, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam, 2012. Biological and environmental drivers in mangrove propagule dispersal and recruitment: a field and modelling approach. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 181.

Van Nedervelde, F., N. Koedam, J.O. Bosire, U. Berger, S. Cannicci & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. The bidirectional relationship between mangrove vegetation and sesarmid crabs: complex interaction amongst density and composition of vegetation, crab density and propagule density. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 183.

Ximenes, A.C., N. Koedam & F. Dahdouh-Guebas, 2012. Delimitation of global mangrove biogeographic regions based on species composition using Self-Organizing Maps. Hexennial International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, 2-6 July, Galle, Sri Lanka. VLIZ Special Publication 57: 189.

 

Discontinued after 2012. Please refer to Peer reviewed papers.

 


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Refereed

Presentation Abstracts

Book Reviews

Special publications


Scientific Awards

 

2015, Maria Sibylla Merian Award on the Annual Meeting of the Society for Tropical Ecology for the Best Oral Presentations Talk entitled Interaction between water and wind as a driver of passive dispersal in mangroves, authored by Van der Stocken , T., B. Vanschoenwinkel, D. De Ryck, T. Bouma, F. Dahdouh-Guebas & N. Koedam.

2014, Millenium Development Goals Award assigned to Melissa Quispe Zúñiga by the Bureau for Development Cooperation of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel for her MSc. Biology thesis Mangroves fuelling livelihoods: a socio-ecological assessment and stakeholder analysis of fuelwood production and trade in Matang Mangrove Forest Reserve, Peninsular Malaysia.

2013, Higher Education and Research Awards for Future Generations (HERA) awarded to Jean Hugé by the Fondation pour les Générations Futures for his PhD Sciences Are we doing the right things the right way? Discourse and Practice of Sustainability Assessment in North and South. (prestigious award).

2012, Best Student Oral Presentation (2nd runner up) awarded to Tom Van der Stocken on the International Conference ‘Meeting on Mangrove ecology, functioning and Management – MMM3’, Galle, Sri Lanka for the presentation 'Biological and environmental drivers in mangrove propagule dispersal and recruitment: a field and modelling approach', authored by Tom Van der Stocken, Dennis J.R. De Ryck, Diana Di Nitto, James G. Kairo, Farid Dahdouh-Guebas & Nico Koedam.

2011, Bouwkundeprijs (1st runner up) awarded to Mieke Vandaele and David Vande Wynckel by the Department of Industrial Sciences and Technology of the Katholieke Hogeschool Brugge-Oostende for their thesis in Civil Engineering Implementation of a sustainable project in the Tanbi Wetland National Park, Banjul (The Gambia).

2010, Prize of the Association of Graduates of the ULB Faculty of Sciences awarded to Kevin Leempoel for his MSc. thesis in organism Biology and Ecology ‘Heterogeneity of the spatial structure in mangroves using GeoEye-1 imagery and GIS-analyses : a case-study in the Zhanjiang Mangrove National Nature Reserve (China).

2010, Development Cooperation Prize 2010 awarded to Dr.  Mohamed. O.S. Mohamed by the Directorate-General for International Co-operation (Federal Department of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation) for his PhD in Sciences ‘Are peri-urban mangrove forests viable? Effects of sewage pollution and wood exploitation on the structure and development of the mangroves of Mombasa (Kenya). (prestigious award).

2009, Prix de la Francophonie pour jeunes chercheurs (Francophony Prize for young researchers) awarded to Farid Dahdouh-Guebas, Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie - AUF, Toronto, Canada. (prestigious award).

2009, Prize Fonds Jean Lebrun awarded to Sandrine Godefroid by the Fonds Jean Lebrun.2009, Honorary mention awarded to Farid Dahdouh-Guebas on the 10th Young Marine Scientists' Day of the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) for the oral presentation Shelter from the storm? Use and isuse of bioshields for managing natural disasters on the coast, authored by Rusty A. Feagin, Nibedita Mukherjee, Kartik Shanker, Andrew H. Baird, Joshua Cinner, Alexander M. Kerr, Nico Koedam, Aarthi Sridhar, Rohan Arthur, L.P. Jayatissa, Danny Lo Seen, Manju Menon, Sudarshan Rodriguez, Md. Shamsuddoha & Farid Dahdouh-Guebas.

2009, VLIZ-Thesis Award for Marine Sciences awarded to Dennis De Ryck for the MSc. Biology thesis Moving and settling : experiments on the dispersal and establishment of hydrochorous propagules.’ by the Flanders Marine Institute.

2008, Prize Fonds Lucien De Coninck assigned to Sandrine Godefroid by the Lucien de Coninck Fonds.

2007, Prize of the Academy of Oversees Sciences (Class of Natural and Medical Sciences) awarded to Jared O. Bosire for the PhD dissertation 'Ecological recovery of reforested mangroves in Kenya', Brussels, Belgium.

2006, Best Poster Award (1st runner-up) awarded to Farid Dahdouh-Guebas at the Mangrove Macrobenthos Meeting 2 for the presentation Retrospective Study of the Mangroves of the Tanbi Wetland Complex, The Gambia, authored by Danae Maniatis, Preetika Hirani, Dawda Badgie, Nico Koedam & Farid Dahdouh-Guebas.

2006, Dr. Edouard Delcroix Prize 2005 awarded to Farid Dahdouh-Guebas by the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) and HYDRO to foster scientific research in the vast context of “The marine environment and health” in honour of Dr. Edouard Delcroix (1891-1973), Belgian orthopaedic surgeon and pioneer in thalassotherapy, for scientific undertakings of the past 10 years on Mangrove ecosystem degradation and its effects on the quality of life of coastal subsistence communities in Third World countries. (prestigious award).

VLIZ Persbericht

Laudatio

2005, Nomination for the Honorary Membership of the Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association – WIOMSA awarded to Farid Dahdouh-Guebas.

2005, VLIZ-Thesis Award for Marine Sciences awarded to Griet Neukermans for the MSc. Ecological Marine Management thesis entitled ‘Remote sensing mangroves in Gazi Bay (Kenya) with very high resolution QuickBird satellite imagery : automated methods for species and assemblage identification by the Flanders Marine Institute.

2004, Development Cooperation Prize 2003 of the Directorate-General for International Co-operation (Federal Department of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation) awarded to Farid Dahdouh-Guebas for the publication Neo-colonial science by the most industrialised upon the least developed countries in peer-reviewed publishing, an elaboration of the PhD Sciences Annex Thesis Scientific research with a possible relevance in the framework of development cooperation as evident from the geographic location of (part of) the research is, at the level of the academic development of local scientists, insufficiently done in co-operation with research groups from the country on which the research focuses, and for promoting the opposite in past and on-going research undertakings. (prestigious award).

2004, Best Poster Award (1st runner-up) awarded to Farid Dahdouh-Guebas at the International Society of Ethnobiology 9th International Congress on Ethnobiology, Social Change and Displacement, in collaboration with the 45th Annual Meeting of the Society for Economic Botany, and the 8th International Congress of the International Society of Ethnopharmacology, Canterbury, U.K., awarded by the International Society of Ethnobiology.

2003, VLIZ-Thesis Award for Marine Sciences awarded to Sarah Collin for the MSc. Ecological Marine Management thesis entitled ‘Ethnobotanical and fishery-related importance of mangroves of East Godavari Delta, Andhra Pradesh, India by the Flanders Marine Institute

2001, Prize of the Academy of Oversees Sciences (Class of Natural and Medical Sciences) awarded to Farid Dahdouh-Guebas for the PhD dissertation Mangrove Vegetation Structure Dynamics and Regeneration.

2000, Golden Propagule Award awarded to Farid Dahdouh-Guebas on the international Meeting on Mangrove Macrobenthos, Mombasa, Kenya, awarded by the organizing committee for the presentation Impressions of the Mangrove.

1994, Best Student Paper Award awarded to Farid Dahdouh-Guebas on the First Benelux Congress of Zoology, Leuven, Belgium, awarded by the Royal Belgian Society of Zoology.

 


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