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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
2 Citations (Scopus)

Biodiversity inventory and researches

Shen, Y., Zhang, X., Wang, J., Shi, P., He, Y., Shen, Z., Zhao, X., Zhou, H., Xu, S., Zhao, L., Yao, B., Zhou, T., Peng, S., Wu, J., Cao, J., Huang, F., Yang, H., Li, L., Li, Q., Bao, W. & 5 others, Hu, Z., Wang, P., Li, J., Pei, Q. & Fan, J., Jan 1 2015, Contemporary Ecology Research in China. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 265-374 110 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Economic Development
Biodiversity
Human Activities
Ecosystem
economic development
21 Citations (Scopus)

Comparing urbanization patterns in Guangzhou of China and Phoenix of the USA: The influences of roads and rivers

Tian, G. & Wu, J., 2015, In : Ecological Indicators. 52, p. 23-30 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

urbanization
roads
road
coalescence
rivers
76 Citations (Scopus)

Defining and measuring urban sustainability: a review of indicators

Huang, L., Wu, J. & Yan, L., Aug 3 2015, In : Landscape Ecology. 30, 7, p. 1175-1193 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sustainability
indicator
measuring
research institution
landscape ecology
67 Citations (Scopus)

Historical landscape dynamics of Inner Mongolia: patterns, drivers, and impacts

Wu, J., Zhang, Q., Li, A. & Liang, C., Nov 30 2015, In : Landscape Ecology. 30, 9, p. 1579-1598 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mongolia
land use
pastoralism
driver
sustainability
3 Citations (Scopus)

History and evolution of the journal Landscape Ecology

Wu, J., Jan 1 2015, History of Landscape Ecology in the United States. Springer New York, p. 55-73 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

landscape ecology
Ecology
History
history
ecologists
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
55 Citations (Scopus)

Impacts of land use and land cover change on regional climate: A case study in the agro-pastoral transitional zone of China

Cao, Q., Yu, D., Georgescu, M., Han, Z. & Wu, J., Dec 29 2015, In : Environmental Research Letters. 10, 12, 124025.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Weather
Climate
Land use
regional climate
China

Preface

Barrett, G. W., Barrett, T. L. & Wu, J., Jan 1 2015, In : Unknown Journal. p. viii

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)
land cover
reptile
lizard
reptiles
lizards
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
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
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

Thirty years of the United States regional association of the international association for landscape ecology: The evolution of its organization and science

Barrett, G. W., Wu, J. & Barrett, T. L., Jan 1 2015, History of Landscape Ecology in the United States. Springer New York, p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

landscape ecology
Ecology
honors and awards
History
history
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
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
2016

Advances in human well-being research: A sustainability science perspective

Huang, G. L., Jiang, Y. Q., Liu, Z. F., Nie, M., Liu, Y., Li, J. W., Bao, Y. Y., Wang, Y. H. & Wu, J., 2016, In : Shengtai Xuebao/ Acta Ecologica Sinica. 36, 23, p. 7519-7527 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sustainability science and engineering
sustainability
ecosystem service
United Nations
conceptual framework
38 Citations (Scopus)
land surface
temporal variation
surface temperature
China
winter
40 Citations (Scopus)

Amur tigers and leopards returning to China: direct evidence and a landscape conservation plan

Wang, T., Feng, L., Mou, P., Wu, J., Smith, J. L. D., Xiao, W., Yang, H., Dou, H., Zhao, X., Cheng, Y., Zhou, B., Wu, H., Zhang, L., Tian, Y., Guo, Q., Kou, X., Han, X., Miquelle, D. G., Oliver, C. D., Xu, R. & 1 others, Ge, J., Mar 1 2016, In : Landscape Ecology. 31, 3, p. 491-503 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

conservation
resettlement
China
cattle
human activity
14 Citations (Scopus)

Analyzing sustainability of Chinese mining cities using an association rule mining approach

Zeng, L., Wang, B., Fan, L. & Wu, J., Sep 1 2016, In : Resources Policy. 49, p. 394-404 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sustainability
environmental economics
social characteristics
economics
city
15 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing environmental inequalities in the city of Santiago (Chile) with a hierarchical multiscale approach

Fernández, I. C. & Wu, J., Sep 1 2016, In : Applied Geography. 74, p. 160-169 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chile
air pollution
grain size
demographic statistics
spatial distribution
48 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing urban sustainability of Chinese megacities: 35 years after the economic reform and open-door policy

Huang, L., Yan, L. & Wu, J., Jan 1 2016, In : Landscape and Urban Planning. 145, p. 57-70 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

open door policy
megacity
economic reform
sustainability
human development index
33 Citations (Scopus)

Behind the rapid expansion of urban impervious surfaces in China: Major influencing factors revealed by a hierarchical multiscale analysis

Ma, Q., He, C. & Wu, J., Dec 31 2016, In : Land Use Policy. 59, p. 434-445 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

socioeconomic factors
urbanization
China
demographic factors
economic factors
2 Citations (Scopus)

Constraint line methods and the applications in ecology

Hao, R. F., Yu, D. Y., Wu, J., Guo, Q. F. & Liu, Y. P., Oct 10 2016, In : Chinese Journal of Plant Ecology. 40, 10, p. 1100-1109 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

ecology
methodology
population distribution
ecosystem service
limiting factor
23 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of functional diversity loss on ecosystem functions are influenced by compensation

Pan, Q., Tian, D., Naeem, S., Auerswald, K., Elser, J., Bai, Y., Huang, J., Wang, Q., Wang, H., Wu, J. & Han, X., Sep 1 2016, In : Ecology. 97, 9, p. 2293-2302 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

functional diversity
ecosystem function
functional group
ecosystems
biodiversity
18 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of plant functional group loss on soil biota and net ecosystem exchange: A plant removal experiment in the Mongolian grassland

Chen, D., Pan, Q., Bai, Y., Hu, S., Huang, J., Wang, Q., Naeem, S., Elser, J., Wu, J. & Han, X., May 1 2016, In : Journal of Ecology. 104, 3, p. 734-743 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

net ecosystem exchange
removal experiment
soil biota
functional group
grasslands
6 Citations (Scopus)

Erratum to: Habitat fragmentation and biodiversity conservation: key findings and future challenges [Landscape Ecol, DOI: 10.1007/s10980-015-0312-3]

Wilson, M. C., Chen, X. Y., Corlett, R. T., Didham, R. K., Ding, P., Holt, R. D., Holyoak, M., Hu, G., Hughes, A. C., Jiang, L., Laurance, W. F., Liu, J., Pimm, S. L., Robinson, S. K., Russo, S. E., Si, X., Wilcove, D. S., Wu, J. & Yu, M., Feb 1 2016, In : Landscape Ecology. 31, 2, p. 229-230 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Citations (Scopus)

General spatiotemporal patterns of urbanization: An examination of 16 world cities

Liu, Z., He, C. & Wu, J., 2016, In : Sustainability (Switzerland). 8, 1, p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

world city
urbanization
Sustainable development
Urban growth
examination
100 Citations (Scopus)

Habitat fragmentation and biodiversity conservation: key findings and future challenges

Wilson, M. C., Chen, X. Y., Corlett, R. T., Didham, R. K., Ding, P., Holt, R. D., Holyoak, M., Hu, G., Hughes, A. C., Jiang, L., Laurance, W. F., Liu, J., Pimm, S. L., Robinson, S. K., Russo, S. E., Si, X., Wilcove, D. S., Wu, J. & Yu, M., Feb 1 2016, In : Landscape Ecology. 31, 2, p. 219-227 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Impacts of urbanization on summer climate in China: An assessment with coupled land-atmospheric modeling

Cao, Q., Yu, D., Georgescu, M. & Wu, J., Sep 27 2016, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. 121, 18, p. 10,505-10,521

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

atmospheric modeling
urbanization
rivers
climate
summer

In Memoriam: Orie L. Loucks (1931–2016)

Wu, J., Dec 20 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Landscape Ecology. p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Multi-scale analysis of ecosystem service trade-offs in urbanizing drylands of China: A case study in the Hohhot-Baotou-Ordos-Yulin region

Sun, Z. X., Liu, Z. F., He, C. Y. & Wu, J., 2016, In : Shengtai Xuebao/ Acta Ecologica Sinica. 36, 15, p. 4881-4891 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

arid lands
ecosystem service
ecosystem services
case studies
water yield
2 Citations (Scopus)

Plant species diversity is correlated with climatic factors differently at the community and the functional group levels: A case study of desert steppe in Inner Mongolia, China

Zhang, Q., Wu, J., Buyantuev, A., Niu, J., Zhou, Y., Ding, Y., Kang, S. & Ma, W., Jan 2 2016, In : Plant Biosystems. 150, 1, p. 121-123 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

climatic factors
steppes
steppe
functional group
deserts
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
8 Citations (Scopus)
environmental justice
Ozone
particulate matter
ozone
Air
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
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
33 Citations (Scopus)

Where to put the next billion people

Forman, R. T. T. & Wu, J., Sep 28 2016, In : Nature. 537, 7622, p. 608-611 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Population Dynamics
Demography
2017
15 Citations (Scopus)

A Review of the economic, social, and environmental impacts of China's South–North Water Transfer Project: A sustainability perspective

Wilson, M. C., Li, X. Y., Ma, Y. J., Smith, A. T. & Wu, J., Aug 22 2017, In : Sustainability (Switzerland). 9, 8, 1489.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

social impact
economic impact
social effects
Environmental impact
environmental impact
26 Citations (Scopus)

Characterizing spatiotemporal patterns of air pollution in China: A multiscale landscape approach

Liu, Y., Wu, J. & Yu, D., May 1 2017, In : Ecological Indicators. 76, p. 344-356 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

air pollution
atmospheric pollution
China
air quality
source-sink dynamics
Disasters
disaster
6 Citations (Scopus)

Detecting surface coal mining areas from remote sensing imagery: An approach based on object-oriented decision trees

Zeng, X., Liu, Z., He, C., Ma, Q. & Wu, J., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Applied Remote Sensing. 11, 1, 015025.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

coal mining
imagery
remote sensing
coal industry
environmental assessment
52 Citations (Scopus)
agglomeration
ecosystem service
food production
carbon sequestration
sustainable development
12 Citations (Scopus)

Linking wind erosion to ecosystem services in drylands: a landscape ecological approach

Zhao, Y., Wu, J., He, C. & Ding, G., Nov 8 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Landscape Ecology. p. 1-19 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ecological approach
wind erosion
ecosystem service
erosion
restoration
23 Citations (Scopus)
ecosystem service
ecosystem services
grasslands
grassland
China
7 Citations (Scopus)

Thirty years of Landscape Ecology (1987–2017): retrospects and prospects

Wu, J., Dec 1 2017, In : Landscape Ecology. 32, 12, p. 2225-2239 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

landscape ecology
ecology
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
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