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land cover
reptile
lizard
reptiles
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53 Citations (Scopus)

Richness and composition of plants and birds on land-bridge islands: Effects of island attributes and differential responses of species groups

Yu, M., Hu, G., Feeley, K. J., Wu, J. & Ding, P., Jun 2012, In : Journal of Biogeography. 39, 6, p. 1124-1133 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

land bridge
botanical composition
bird
birds
species diversity
9 Citations (Scopus)

Roles of scholars in the practice of combating-desertification: A case study in Northwest China

Yang, L., Lan, G. & Wu, J., Aug 2010, In : Environmental Management. 46, 2, p. 154-166 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Environmental management
desertification
Restoration
environmental management
stakeholder
16 Citations (Scopus)

Roles of science in institutional changes: The case of desertification control in China

Yang, L., Wu, J. & Shen, P., Mar 2013, In : Environmental Science and Policy. 27, p. 32-54 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

desertification
institutional change
China
science
application of science
15 Citations (Scopus)
desertification
participation
sanction
collective action
international organization
42 Citations (Scopus)

Simulating spatiotemporal dynamics of urbanization with multi-agent systems-A case study of the Phoenix metropolitan region, USA

Tian, G., Ouyang, Y., Quan, Q. & Wu, J., Mar 10 2011, In : Ecological Modelling. 222, 5, p. 1129-1138 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

urban development
urbanization
landscape change
urban growth
spatial analysis
4 Citations (Scopus)

Social-ecological transformations of Inner Mongolia: a sustainability perspective

Xu, G. H. & Wu, J., Dec 1 2016, In : Ecological Processes. 5, 1, 23.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

civilization
open door policy
sustainability
socioeconomic conditions
economic structure
55 Citations (Scopus)

Spatial analysis of the driving factors of grassland degradation under conditions of climate change and intensive use in Inner Mongolia, China

Li, S., Verburg, P. H., Lv, S., Wu, J. & Li, X., Sep 2012, In : Regional Environmental Change. 12, 3, p. 461-474 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

steppe
spatial analysis
grassland
climate change
empirical analysis

Spatial distribution of soil carbon and nitrogen in urban greenspace of Beijing

Luo, S. H., Mao, Q. Z., Ma, K. M. & Wu, J., 2014, In : Shengtai Xuebao/ Acta Ecologica Sinica. 34, 20, p. 6011-6019 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

greenspace
soil nitrogen
soil carbon
spatial distribution
inorganic carbon
9 Citations (Scopus)

Spatial heterogeneity of urban soils: The case of the Beijing metropolitan region, China

Mao, Q., Huang, G., Buyantuev, A., Wu, J., Luo, S. & Ma, K., Jan 1 2014, In : Ecological Processes. 3, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soil property
land use
urban ecosystem
soil
soil nutrient
58 Citations (Scopus)

Spatial pattern of urban functions in the Beijing metropolitan region

Tian, G., Wu, J. & Yang, Z., Apr 2010, In : Habitat International. 34, 2, p. 249-255 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

metropolitan region
urban morphology
sustainability
road
city
8 Citations (Scopus)
environmental justice
Ozone
particulate matter
ozone
Air
12 Citations (Scopus)

Spatial patterns of soil nutrients, plant diversity, and aboveground biomass in the Inner Mongolia grassland: before and after a biodiversity removal experiment

Yuan, F., Wu, J., Li, A., Rowe, H., Bai, Y., Huang, J. & Han, X., Nov 30 2015, In : Landscape Ecology. 30, 9, p. 1737-1750 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

removal experiment
Mongolia
aboveground biomass
soil nutrient
biodiversity
5 Citations (Scopus)

Spatial scaling of urban impervious surfaces across evolving landscapes: From cities to urban regions

Ma, Q., Wu, J., He, C. & Hu, G., Jul 1 2018, In : Landscape and Urban Planning. 175, p. 50-61 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

urban region
city
agglomeration
population size
environmental indicator
71 Citations (Scopus)

Spatiotemporal pattern of urbanization in Shanghai, China between 1989 and 2005

Li, J., Li, C., Zhu, F., Song, C. & Wu, J., Oct 2013, In : Landscape Ecology. 28, 8, p. 1545-1565 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

urbanization
China
land use
coalescence
transect
36 Citations (Scopus)

Strategies to alleviate poverty and grassland degradation in Inner Mongolia: Intensification vs production efficiency of livestock systems

Briske, D. D., Zhao, M., Han, G., Xiu, C., Kemp, D. R., Willms, W., Havstad, K., Kang, L., Wang, Z., Wu, J., Han, X. & Bai, Y., Apr 1 2015, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 152, p. 177-182 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Agriculture
livestock
poverty
grassland
pastoralism
2 Citations (Scopus)

Substantial impacts of landscape changes on summer climate with major regional differences: The case of China

Cao, Q., Yu, D., Georgescu, M. & Wu, J., Jun 1 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 625, p. 416-427 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

landscape change
land management
climate
plateau
summer
20 Citations (Scopus)

Temporal and spatial patterns of NDVI and their relationship to precipitation in the loess plateau of China

Wang, T., Kou, X., Xiong, Y., Mou, P., Wu, J. & Ge, J., Mar 2010, In : International Journal of Remote Sensing. 31, 7, p. 1943-1958 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

NDVI
loess
plateau
wheat
vegetation
21 Citations (Scopus)

Testing biodiversity-ecosystem functioning relationship in the world’s largest grassland: overview of the IMGRE project

Wu, J., Naeem, S., Elser, J., Bai, Y., Huang, J., Kang, L., Pan, Q., Wang, Q., Hao, S. & Han, X., Feb 17 2015, In : Landscape Ecology. 30, 9, p. 1723-1736 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

removal experiment
biodiversity
grassland
ecosystem
experiment
46 Citations (Scopus)

Testing the growth rate hypothesis in vascular plants with above- and below-ground biomass

Yu, Q., Wu, H., He, N., Lü, X., Wang, Z., Elser, J., Wu, J. & Han, X., Mar 13 2012, In : PLoS One. 7, 3, e32162.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

belowground biomass
vascular plants
Biomass
Blood Vessels
biomass
2 Citations (Scopus)

The biophysical effects of the vegetation restoration program on regional climate metrics in the Loess Plateau, China

Cao, Q., Wu, J., Yu, D. & Wang, W., Apr 15 2019, In : Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 268, p. 169-180 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ecological restoration
loess
regional climate
plateaus
plateau
18 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of landscape variables on the species-area relationship during late-stage habitat fragmentation

Hu, G., Wu, J., Feeley, K. J., Xu, G. & Yu, M., Aug 24 2012, In : PLoS One. 7, 8, e43894.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biodiversity
habitat fragmentation
Ecosystem
Lakes
Sampling
10 Citations (Scopus)

The impairment of environmental sustainability due to rapid urbanization in the dryland region of northern China

Liu, Z., Ding, M., He, C., Li, J. & Wu, J., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Landscape and Urban Planning.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

urbanization
sustainability
sustainable development
environmental impact
natural resource
21 Citations (Scopus)

The problems of weak sustainability and associated indicators

Wilson, M. C. & Wu, J., Jan 31 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Sustainable Development and World Ecology. p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sustainability
indicator
social economics
index
stakeholder
28 Citations (Scopus)

The relationship between habitat loss and fragmentation during urbanization: An empirical evaluation from 16 world cities

Liu, Z., He, C. & Wu, J., Apr 1 2016, In : PLoS One. 11, 4, e0154613.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Urbanization
habitat destruction
urbanization
habitat fragmentation
Ecosystem
15 Citations (Scopus)

The relationship between urban form and air pollution depends on seasonality and city size

Liu, Y., Wu, J., Yu, D. & Ma, Q., Mar 23 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Environmental Science and Pollution Research. p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Air Pollution
Air pollution
seasonality
atmospheric pollution
urban pollution
1 Citation (Scopus)

The urban matrix matters: Quantifying the effects of surrounding urban vegetation on natural habitat remnants in Santiago de Chile

Fernández, I. C., Wu, J. & Simonetti, J. A., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Landscape and Urban Planning.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

matrix
vegetation
habitat
productivity
ecosystem service
16 Citations (Scopus)

Towards a better understanding of landscape patterns and ecosystem processes of the Mongolian Plateau

Fang, J., Bai, Y. & Wu, J., Nov 30 2015, In : Landscape Ecology. 30, 9, p. 1573-1578 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

plateau
ecosystem
3 Citations (Scopus)

Towards Quantitatively Understanding the Complexity of Social-Ecological Systems—From Connection to Consilience

Hu, X. B., Shi, P., Wang, M., Ye, T., Leeson, M. S., Van Der Leeuw, S., Wu, J., Renn, O. & Jaeger, C., Dec 1 2017, In : International Journal of Disaster Risk Science. 8, 4, p. 343-356 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

connectivity
Topology
ecological system
social system
topology
380 Citations (Scopus)

Tradeoffs and thresholds in the effects of nitrogen addition on biodiversity and ecosystem functioning: Evidence from inner Mongolia Grasslands

Bai, Y., Wu, J., Clark, C. M., Naeemz, S., Pan, Q., Huang, J., Hang, L. & Han, X., Jan 2010, In : Global Change Biology. 16, 1, p. 358-372 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biodiversity
Ecosystems
Nitrogen
grassland
biodiversity
44 Citations (Scopus)

Tradeoffs and thresholds in the effects of nitrogen addition on biodiversity and ecosystem functioning: Evidence from inner Mongolia Grasslands

Bai, Y., Wu, J., Clark, C. M., Naeem, S., Pan, Q., Huang, J., Zhang, L. & Guohan, X., Feb 2010, In : Global Change Biology. 16, 2, p. 889-770 120 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biodiversity
Ecosystems
Nitrogen
11 Citations (Scopus)

Understanding Land System Change Through Scenario-Based Simulations: A Case Study from the Drylands in Northern China

Liu, Z., Verburg, P. H., Wu, J. & He, C., Mar 1 2017, In : Environmental Management. 59, 3, p. 440-454 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Conservation
Land use
Urban growth
Agriculture
Planning
5 Citations (Scopus)

Understanding the Patterns and Drivers of Air Pollution on Multiple Time Scales: The Case of Northern China

Liu, Y., Wu, J., Yu, D. & Hao, R., Jun 1 2018, In : Environmental Management. 61, 6, p. 1048-1061 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Air pollution
atmospheric pollution
timescale
wind velocity
Atmospheric humidity
276 Citations (Scopus)

Urban ecology and sustainability: The state-of-the-science and future directions

Wu, J., 2014, In : Landscape and Urban Planning. 125, p. 209-221 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sustainability
urban ecosystem
urbanization
ecosystem service
trajectory
110 Citations (Scopus)

Urban ecology in China: Historical developments and future directions

Wu, J., Wei-Ning Xiang, X. & Zhao, J., 2014, In : Landscape and Urban Planning. 125, p. 222-233 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

urbanization
urban system
economic reform
history
urban development
7 Citations (Scopus)

Urban ecosystem services: A review

Mao, Q. Z., Huang, G. L. & Wu, J., Apr 1 2015, In : Chinese Journal of Applied Ecology. 26, 4, p. 1023-1033 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

urban ecosystem
ecosystem service
ecosystem services
urban areas
urban area
18 Citations (Scopus)
landscape management
heat island
lizard
heat
ecology
340 Citations (Scopus)
heat island
heat
land cover
surface temperature
regression
9 Citations (Scopus)

Urbanization affects plant flowering phenology and pollinator community: effects of water availability and land cover

Neil, K., Wu, J., Bang, C. & Faeth, S., Dec 1 2014, In : Ecological Processes. 3, 1, p. 1-12 12 p., 17.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pollinator
angiosperm
water availability
phenology
urbanization
65 Citations (Scopus)
arid environment
phenology
land surface
urbanization
NDVI
17 Citations (Scopus)

Urban landscape matrix affects avian diversity in remnant vegetation fragments: Evidence from the Phoenix metropolitan region, USA

Litteral, J. & Wu, J., Nov 2012, In : Urban Ecosystems. 15, 4, p. 939-959 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

guild
metropolitan region
insectivore
land use
matrix
131 Citations (Scopus)

Urban sustainability: An inevitable goal of landscape research

Wu, J., Jan 2010, In : Landscape Ecology. 25, 1, p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sustainability
14 Citations (Scopus)

Water loss by evaporation from China's South-North Water Transfer Project

Ma, Y. J., Li, X. Y., Wilson, M., Wu, X. C., Smith, A. & Wu, J., Oct 1 2016, In : Ecological Engineering. 95, p. 206-215 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evaporation
evaporation
Water
aqueduct
water
4 Citations (Scopus)

Weak sustainability is not sustainable: Socioeconomic and environmental assessment of Inner Mongolia for the past three decades

Shang, C., Wu, T., Huang, G. & Wu, J., Feb 1 2019, In : Resources, Conservation and Recycling. p. 243-252 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

environmental assessment
sustainability
trajectory
grassland
water footprint
11 Citations (Scopus)

What drives urban growth in China? A multi-scale comparative analysis

Li, C., Li, J. & Wu, J., Sep 1 2018, In : Applied Geography. 98, p. 43-51 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

urban growth
urbanization
China
driver
patch dynamics
21 Citations (Scopus)

What is sustainability science?

Wu, J., Guo, X. C., Yang, J., Qian, G. X., Niu, J. M., Liang, C. Z., Zhang, Q. & Li, A., Jan 2014, In : Chinese Journal of Applied Ecology. 25, 1, p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sustainability science and engineering
sustainability
sustainable development
social sciences
research methods
11 Citations (Scopus)

"What kind of a science is sustainability science?" An evidence-based reexamination

Fang, X., Zhou, B., Tu, X., Ma, Q. & Wu, J., May 8 2018, In : Sustainability (Switzerland). 10, 5, 1478.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sustainable development
sustainability
science
evidence
field of study

再论可持续性科学: 新形势与新机遇

Translated title of the contribution: Sustainability science revisited: Recent advances and new opportunitiesZhou, B. B., Ma, Q., Wu, J., Hu, G. H., Mao, D. H., Zeng, X. J., Guo, J., Fang, X. N., Liu, Y. P. & Lyu, L. G., Jan 20 2019, In : Ying yong sheng tai xue bao = The journal of applied ecology. 30, 1, p. 325-336 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sustainability science and engineering
sustainability
science
Book
2 Citations (Scopus)

History of landscape ecology in the United States

Barrett, G. W., Barrett, T. L. & Wu, J., Jan 1 2015, Springer New York. 202 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

landscape ecology
Ecology
history
employment opportunities
anthropology
Chapter

A future for USIALE

Barrett, G. W., Barrett, T. L. & Wu, J., Jan 1 2015, History of Landscape Ecology in the United States. Springer New York, p. 177-189 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

cooperative research
landscape ecology
Ecology
Research