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Selected journal articles

Aalbers, E.E., Lenderink, G., van Meijgaard, E. & van den Hurk , B.J.J.M. (2018). Local-scale changes in mean and heavy precipitation in Western Europe, climate change or internal variability?Climate Dynamics, 50(11-12), 4745–4766. 

Aerts, J.C.J.H., Barnard, P.L., Botzen, W., Grifman, P., Hart, J.F., de Moel, H., Newton Mann, A., de Ruig, L.T. & Sadrpour, N. (2018). Pathways to resilience: adapting to sea level rise in Los Angeles. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1427(1). 1–90. 

Baldwin, E., McCord, P., Dell'Angelo, J. & Evans, T. (2018). Collective action in a polycentric water  governance system. Environmental Policy and Governance, 28(4). 212-222. 

Bernhofen, M.V., Whyman, C., Trigg, M.A., Sleigh, P.A., Smith, A.M., Sampson, C.C., Yamazaki, D., Ward, P.J., Rudari, R., Pappenberger, F., Dottori, F., Salamon, P. & Winsemius, H.C. (2018). A first collective validation of global fluvial flood models for major floods in Nigeria and Mozambique. Environmental Research Letters, 13(10). 

Brouwer, S. & Huitema, D. (2018). Policy entrepreneurs and strategies for change. Regional Environmental Change, 18(5), 1259–1272. 

Bryant, B.P., Borsuk, M.E., Hamel, P., Olesond, K.L.L., Schulp, C.J.E. & Willcock, S. (2018). Transparent and feasible uncertainty assessment adds value to applied ecosystem services modelling. Ecosystem Services, 33, Part B, 103–109. 

Coumou, D., Di Capua, G., Vavrus, S., Wang, L. & Wang, S. (2018). The influence of Arctic amplification on mid-latitude summer circulation. Nature Communications, 9, 2959. 

Debonne, N., van Vliet, J., Heinimann, A. & Verburg, P. (2018). Representing large-scale land acquisitions in land use change scenarios for the Lao PDR. Regional Environmental Change, 18(6), 1857–1869. 

Dell’Angelo, J., D’Odorico, P. & Rulli, M.C. (2018). The neglected costs of water peace. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Water, 5(6), e1316. 

D’Odorico, P., Davis, K.F., Rosa, L., Carr, J.A., Chiarelli, D., Dell’Angelo, J., Gephart, J., MacDonald, G.K., Seekell, D.A., Suweis, S. & Rulli, M.C. (2018). The Global Food‐Energy‐Water Nexus. Reviews of Geophysics, 56(3), 456–531. 

Fang, Y., Du, S., Scussolini, P., Wen, J., He, C., Huang, Q. & Gao, J. (2018). Rapid Population Growth in Chinese Floodplains from 1990 to 2015. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 15(8), 1602. 

Gevaert, A.I., Renzullo, L.J., van Dijk, A.I.J.M., van der Woerd, H.J., Weerts, A.H. & de Jeu, R.A.M. (2018). Joint assimilation of soil moisture retrieved from multiple passive microwave frequencies increases robustness of soil moisture state estimation. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 22, 4605–4619. 

Gevaert, A.I., Veldkamp, T.I.E. & Ward, P.J. (2018). The effect of climate type on timescales of drought propagation in an ensemble of global hydrological models. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 22, 4649–4665. 

Gründemann, G.J., Werner, M. & Veldkamp, T.I. E. (2018). The potential of global reanalysis datasets in identifying flood events in Southern Africa. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 22, 4667–4683. 

Lehmann, M.K., Nguyen, U., Allan, M. & van der Woerd, H.J. (2018). Colour classification of 1486 lakes across a wide range of optical water types. Remote Sensing, 10(8), 1273. 

Manola, I., van den Hurk, B., de Moel, H. & Aerts, J.C.J.H. (2018). Future extreme precipitation intensities based on a historic event. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 22, 3777–3788. 

McFadgen, B. &Huitema, D. (2018). Experimentation at the interface of science and policy: a multi-case analysis of how policy experiments influence political decision-makers. Policy Sciences, 51(2), 161–187. 

Muis, S., Haigh, I.D., Guimarães Nobre, G., Aerts, J.C.J.H. & Ward, P.J. (2018). Influence of El Niño‐Southern Oscillation on global coastal flooding. Earth’s Future, 6(9), 1311–1322. 

Oleson, K., Grafeld, S., van de Beukering, P. & Brander, L. (2018). Charting progress towards system-scale ecosystem service valuation in islands. Environmental Conservation, 45(3), 212–226. 

Petoukhov, V., Petri, S., Kornhuber, K., Thonicke, K., Coumou, D. & Schellnhuber, H.J. (2018). Alberta wildfire 2016: Apt contribution from anomalous planetary wave dynamics. Scientific Reports, 8, 12375. 

Pulver, S., Ulibarri, N., Sobocinski, K.L., Alexander, S.M., Johnson, M.L., McCord, P.F. & Dell’Angelo, J. (2018). Frontiers in socio-environmental research: components, connections, scale, and context. Ecology and Society, 23(3), 23. 

Tieskens, K.F., van Zanten, B.T., Schulp, C.J.E. & Verburg, P.H. (2018). Aesthetic appreciation of the cultural landscape through social media: An analysis of revealed preference in the Dutch river landscape. Landscape and Urban Planning, 177, 128–137. 

van der Zanden, E.H., Carvalho-Ribeiro, S.M. & Verburg, P.H. (2018). Abandonment landscapes: user attitudes, alternative futures and land management in Castro Laboreiro, Portugal. Regional Environmental Change, 18(5), 1509–1520. 

Ward, P.J., Couasnon, A., Eilander, D., Haigh, I.D., Hendry, A., Muis, S., Veldkamp, T.I.E., Winsemius, H.C. & Wahl, T. (2018). Dependence between high sea-level and high river discharge increases flood hazard in global deltas and estuaries. Environmental Research Letters, 13(8). 

Wolff, S., Schrammeijer, E.A., Schulp, C.J.E. & Verburg, P.H. (2018). Meeting global land restoration and protection targets: What would the world look like in 2050?  GlobalEnvironmental Change, 52, 259–272.

Books and other publications

Hickmann, Th., Partzsch, L., Pattberg, Ph. & Weiland, S. (eds) (2018). The Anthropocene Debate and Political Science. Routledge. 

Hsu, A.; Widerberg, O.; Weinfurter, A.; Chan, S.; Roelfsema, M.; Lütkehermöller, K. & Bakhtiari, F. (2018). Bridging the emissions gap – The role of non-state and subnational actors. Pre-release of a chapter in: In The Emissions Gap Report 2018. A UN Environment Synthesis Report. United Nations Environment Programme, Nairobi. 

van den Bergh, J.C.J.M. (2018). Human Evolution beyond Biology and Culture. Evolutionary Social, Environmental and Policy Sciences. Cambridge University Press.