Vegetation dynamics

Carmel, Y. and Kadmon, R. 1999. Effects of Grazing and Topography on Long Term Vegetation Changes in a Mediterranean Ecosystem in Israel. Plant Ecology, 145:239-250.

Carmel, Y., Kadmon R. and Nirel, R. 2001. Spatio-Temporal Predictive Models of Mediterranean Vegetation Dynamics. Ecological Applications, 11 (1):268-280.

Carmel, Y. and Flather, C.H. 2004. Comparing Landscape Scale Vegetation Dynamics Following Recent Disturbance in Climatically Similar Sites in California and the Mediterranean Basin. Landscape Ecology. 19: 573-590.

Bar Massada, A., Carmel, Y., Even Tzur, G., Gr├╝nzweig, J.M. and Yakir, D. 2006. Assessment of temporal changes in aboveground forest tree biomass using aerial photographs and allometric equations. Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 36(10): 2585-2594.

Carmel. Y. and Flather, C. H. 2006. Constrained Range Expansion and climate change assessments. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 4(4):178-179. Peer-Reviewed Letter.

Gr├╝nzweig, J.M., Carmel, Y., Riov, J., Sever, N., McCreary, D.D., Flather, C.H. 2008. Growth, resource storage, and adaptation to draught in California and eastern Mediterranean oak seedlings. Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 38:331-342.

Bar Massada, A., Gabay, O., Perevolotsky, A., and Carmel, Y. 2008. Quantifying the effect of grazing and shrub clearing on small scale spatial pattern of vegetation. Landscape Ecology, 23:327-339.

Bar Massada, A., Carmel, Y., Koniak, G. and Noy Meir, I. 2009. The effects of disturbance based management on the dynamics of Mediterranean vegetation: A hierarchical and spatially explicit modeling approach. Ecological Modelling, 220:2525-2553.

Van Leeuwen, W.J.D., Casady, G.M., Neary, DG., Bautista, S., Alloza, J.A., Carmel, Y., Wittenberg, L., Malkinson, D. and Orr, B.J. 2010. Monitoring post-wildfire vegetation response with remotely sensed time-series data in Spain, USA and Israel. International Journal of Wildland Fire, 19:75-9.

Gabay, O., Perevolotsky, A., Bar Massada, A., Carmel. Y. and Shachak, M. 2011. Differential effects of goat browsing on herbaceous plant community in a two-phase mosaic. Plant Ecology, 212(10):1643-1653.