Other work not in refereed journals




Forest policy

Growth models

Mixed plantings


Participatory modelling



Seed orchards

Simile modelling environment

Site index


Wood properties


Publications by Jerry Vanclay


Weiskittel, A.R., D.W. Hann, J.A. Kershaw and J.K. Vanclay, 2011. Forest Growth and Yield Modeling. Wiley

Vanclay, J.K., R. Prabhu and F. Sinclair, 2006. Realizing Community Futures: A practical guide to harnessing Natural Resources. Earthscan/Routledge Preprint/PDF Web support for book

Vanclay, J.K., 1994. Modelling Forest Growth and Yield: Applications to Mixed Tropical Forests. CAB International, Wallingford, U.K. PDF/text Source

Refereed journal publications in chronological order

2000-20 Southern Cross University, Australia

Hu, J., J. Herbohn, R.L. Chazdon, J. Baynes and J. Vanclay, 2020. Long-term growth responses of three Flindersia species to different thinning intensities after selective logging of a tropical rainforest. Forest Ecology and Management, 476:118442. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2020.118442 PDF

Hu, J., J. Herbohn, R.L. Chazdon, J. Baynes and J. Vanclay, 2020. Above-ground biomass recovery following logging and thinning over 46 years in an Australian tropical forest Science of the Total Environment 734:139098. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.139098 PDF

Hu, J., J. Herbohn, R.L. Chazdon, J. Baynes and J. Vanclay, 2020. Silvicultural treatment effects on commercial timber volume and functional composition of a selectively logged Australian tropical forest over 48 years. Forest Ecology and Management, 457, 117690.DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2019.117690 PDF

Nascimento, R.G.M., Vanclay, J.K., Figueiredo Filho, A., do Amaral Machado, S., Ruschel, A.R., Hiramatsu, N.A., & de Freitas, L.J.M., 2020. The tree height estimated by non-power models on volumetric models provides reliable predictions of wood volume: The Amazon species height modelling issue. Trees, Forests and People, 100028. DOI: 10.1016/j.tfp.2020.100028 PDF

Garcia_Florez, L., J.K. Vanclay, K. Glencross and J.D. Nichols, 2019. Developing biomass estimation models for above-ground compartments in Eucalyptus dunnii and Corymbia citriodora plantations. Biomass and Bioenergy, 130, 105353. DOI: 10.1016/j.biombioe.2019.105353 PDF

Xue, H., A. Mäkelä, L. Valsta, J.K. Vanclay and T. Cao, 2019. Comparison of population-based algorithms for optimizing thinnings and rotation using a process-based growth model. Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research DOI: 10.1080/02827581.2019.1581252 PDF

Orellana, E. and J.K. Vanclay, 2018. Competition and dominance between angiosperms and Araucaria angustifolia (Bert.) O. Kuntze in the Atlantic Forest in southern Brazil. Forest Ecology and Management 425:119-125. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2018.05.022 PDF

Orellana, E. and J.K. Vanclay, 2018. Could native Araucaria forests be managed for timber production on small farms in southern Brazil?. Forest Ecology and Management 430:1-9. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2018.07.057 PDF

Vanclay, J.K., 2017. Robust models for smallholder forests. Indian Forester 143(9):852-855. Source PDF

Garcia-Florez, L., J.K. Vanclay, K. Glencross and J.D. Nichols, 2017. Understanding 48 years of changes in tree diversity, dynamics and species responses since logging disturbance in a subtropical rainforest. Forest Ecology and Management 393:29-39. DOI:10.1016/j.foreco.2017.03.012 PDF

Sheil, D., C.S. Eastaugh, M. Vlam, P.A. Zuidema, P. Groenendijk, P. der Sleen, A. Jay and J.K. Vanclay, 2017. Does biomass growth increase in the largest trees?–Flaws, fallacies, and alternative analyses. Functional Ecology 31(3):568-581. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2435.12775 Data

Kahyani, S., H. Sohrabi, S.M. Hosseini and J. Vanclay, 2016. LAI and Leaf Biomass Allometric Equations for Three Common Tree Species in a Hyrcanian Temperate Forest. Open Journal of Forestry 6(02), 1. DOI: 10.4236/ojf.2016.62B001

Nguyen, H., J. Vanclay, J. Herbohn, J. Firn, 2016. Drivers of Tree Growth, Mortality and Harvest Preferences in Species-Rich Plantations for Smallholders and Communities in the Tropics. PLOS ONE DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0164957

Orellana, E., A. Figueiredo Filho, S. Péllico Netto and J.K. Vanclay, 2016. Predicting the dynamics of a native Araucaria forest using a distance independent individual tree-growth model. Forest Ecosystems 3:12. DOI: 10.1186/s40663-016-0071-x

Orellana, E., A.F. Filho, S.P. Netto and J.K. Vanclay, 2016. A distance-independent individual-tree growth model to simulate management regimes in native Araucaria forests. Journal of Forest Research 22:30-35. DOI: 10.1080/13416979.2016.1258961

Roitman, I., J.K. Vanclay, J.D. Hay and J.M. Felfili, 2016. Dynamic equilibrium and decelerating growth of a seasonal Neotropical gallery forest in the Brazilian savanna. Journal of Tropical Ecology 32(3):193-200. DOI: 10.1017/S026646741600016X Preprint/PDF

Vanclay, J.K., 2015. Planning horizons and end conditions for sustained yield studies in continuous cover forests. Ecological Indicators 48:436-439. Preprint/PDF DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2014.09.012

Vanclay, J.K., 2015. The future of work: Pivotal decisions for society. Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New South Wales 148:154-158. Source PDF/Text

Cao,T., K. Hyytiäinen, H. Hurttala, L. Valsta and J.K. Vanclay, 2015. An integrated assessment approach to optimal forest bioenergy production for young Scots pine stands. Forest Ecosystems 2:19. DOI: 10.1186/s40663-015-0043-6

Nguyen, H., J. Herbohn, J. Clendenning, D. Lamb, W. Dressler, J. Vanclay and J. Firn, 2015. What is the available evidence concerning relative performance of different designs of mixed-species plantings for smallholder and community forestry in the tropics? A systematic map protocol. Environmental Evidence 4:15 doi:10.1186/s13750-015-0041-8

Roitman, I. and J.K. Vanclay, 2015. Assessing size–class dynamics of a neotropical gallery forest with stationary models. Ecological Modelling 297:118-125. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2014.11.009 PDF

Vanclay, J.K., 2014. Unsuspected implications arising from assumptions in simulations: Insights from recasting a forest growth model in system dynamics. Forest Ecosystems 1:7 DOI: 10.1186/2197-5620-1-7 Simile model

Herbohn, J.L., J. Vanclay, H. Ngyuen, H.D. Le, J. Baynes, S.R. Harrison, E. Cedamon, C. Smith, J. Firn, N.O. Gregorio, E. Mangaoang and E. Lamarre, 2014. Inventory Procedures for Smallholder and Community Woodlots in the Philippines: Methods, Initial Findings and Insights. Small-scale Forestry 13(1):79-100 DOI: 10.1007/s11842-013-9242-6 Preprint/PDF

Putz, F.E., P.A. Zuidema, T. Synnott, M. Pena-Claros, M.A. Pinard, D. Sheil, J.K. Vanclay, P. Sist, S. Gourlet-Fleury, J. Palmer, R. Zagt, B. Griscom, 2014. A more realistic portrayal of tropical forestry: response to Kormos and Zimmerman. Conservation Letters 7(2):145-146 PDF DOI: 10.1111/conl.12044

Vanclay, J.K., 2013. Factors affecting citation rates in Environmental Science. Journal of Informetrics 7(2):265-271. Preprint/PDF DOI: 10.1016/j.joi.2012.11.009

Vanclay, J.K., D. Lamb, P. Erskine and D.M. Cameron, 2013. Spatially-explicit competition in a mixed planting of Araucaria cunninghamii and Flindersia brayleyana. Annals of Forest Science 70:611-619. Preprint DOI: 10.1007/s13595-013-0304-x

Manson, D.G., S. Schmidt, M. Bristow, P.D. Erskine and J.K. Vanclay, 2013. Species-site matching in mixed species plantations of native trees in tropical Australia. Agroforestry Systems 87(1):233-250 Preprint/PDF DOI: 10.1007/s10457-012-9538-0

Murphy, T., G. Jones, J. Vanclay and K. Glencross, 2013. Preliminary carbon sequestration modelling for the Australian macadamia industry. Agroforestry Systems 87(3):689-698. PDF DOI: 10.1007/s10457-012-9589-2

Sheil, D., E. Meijaard, A. Angelsen, J. Sayer and J. Vanclay, 2013. Sharing future conservation costs. Science 339:270-271. PDF DOI: 10.1126/science.339.6117.270-b

Skovsgaard, J.P. and J.K. Vanclay, 2013. Forest site productivity: Spatial and temporal variability in natural site conditions. Forestry 86:305-315. DOI: 10.1093/forestry/cpt010

Vanclay, J.K., 2012. Impact Factor: outdated artefact or stepping-stone to journal certification? Scientometrics 92(2):211-238. Preprint/PDF Abstract DOI: 10.1007/s11192-011-0561-0

Vanclay, J.K., 2012. Publication patterns of award-winning forest scientists and implications for the ERA journal ranking. Journal of Informetrics 6:19-26 Preprint/PDF Abstract DOI: 10.1016/j.joi.2011.08.003

Vanclay, J.K. and L. Bornmann, 2012. Metrics to evaluate research performance in academic institutions: a critique of ERA 2010 as applied in forestry and the indirect H2 index as a possible alternative. Scientometrics 91(3):751-771. Preprint/PDF Abstract DOI: 10.1007/s11192-012-0618-8

Grant, J.C., K. Glencross, J.D. Nichols, G. Palmer, M. Sethy and J.K. Vanclay, 2012. Silvicultural implications arising from a simple simulation model for Endospermum medullosum in Vanuatu. International Forestry Review 14(4):452-462. PDF/text DOI:10.1505/146554812804715865 XLS model

Grant, J.C., J.D. Nichols, R.L. Yao, R.G.B. Smith, P.D. Brennan and J.K. Vanclay, 2012. Depth distribution of roots of Eucalyptus dunnii and Corymbia citriodora subsp. variegata in different soil conditions. Forest Ecology and Management 269:249-258. PDF/text DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2011.12.033

Gregorio, N.O., J.L. Herbohn and J.K. Vanclay, 2012. Developing establishment guidelines for Shorea palosapis in smallholder plantings in the Philippines. International Forestry Review 14(4):492-501. PDF/text DOI:10.1505/146554812804715856

Nichols, J.D. and J.K. Vanclay, 2012. Domestication of native tree species for timber plantations: Key insights for tropical island nations. International Forestry Review 14(4):402-413. PDF/text DOI:10.1505/146554812804715892

Putz, F.E., P.A. Zuidema, T. Synnott, M. Pena-Claros, M.A. Pinard, D. Sheil, J.K. Vanclay, P. Sist, S. Gourlet-Fleury, B. Griscom, J. Palmer and R. Zagt, 2012. Sustaining conservation values in selectively logged tropical forests: The attained and the attainable. Conservation Letters 5(4):296-303. Text/PDF DOI: 10.1111/j.1755-263X.2012.00242.x"

Vanclay, J.K., 2011. An evaluation of the Australian Research Council's journal ranking. Journal of Informetrics 5:265-274. Preprint/PDF Abstract Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2011. Future Harvest: What might forest harvesting entail 25 years hence? Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research 26:183-186. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., J. Shortiss, S. Aulsebrook, A.M. Gillespie, B.C. Howell, R. Johanni, M.J. Maher, K.M. Mitchell, M.D. Stewart and J. Yates, 2011. Customer response to carbon labelling of groceries. Journal of Consumer Policy 34:153-160. Preprint/PDF Source

Forrester, D.I., J.K. Vanclay and R.I. Forrester, 2011. The balance between facilitation and competition interactions in mixtures of Eucalyptus and Acacia changes as stands develop. Oecologia 166:265-272. PDF/text Source

Leys, A.J. and J.K. Vanclay, 2011. Stakeholder engagement in social learning to resolve controversies over land-use change to plantation forestry. Regional Environmental Change 11:175-190. Preprint/PDF Source

Leys, A.J. and J.K. Vanclay, 2011. Social learning: A knowledge and capacity building approach for adaptive co-management of contested landscapes. Land Use Policy 28(3):574-584. Preprint/PDF Source

Lloyd, D., J.D. Nichols, K.H. Taffs and J.K. Vanclay, 2011. Forestry at Southern Cross University: Fifteen years in review. International Forestry Review 13(4):500-510. Text/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2010. Robust relationships for simple plantation growth models based on sparse data. Forest Ecology and Management 259:1050-1054. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2010. Hallmarks of an effective non-governmental organisation: the formation and management of Australia’s Wentworth Group. Science and Public Policy 37(9):719-722. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2010. Participatory modelling to inform rural development: Case studies from Zimbabwe and Australia. International Journal of Environmental and Rural Development 1(2):122-126. PDF/text Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2010. Can silvicultural treatments improve the water economy? Forêt Méditerranéenne 31(4):366-368. PDF/text

Grant, J.G., J.D. Nichols, R.G.B. Smith, P. Brennan and J.K. Vanclay, 2010. Site index prediction of Eucalyptus dunnii Maiden plantations with soil and site parameters in sub-tropical eastern Australia. Australian Forestry 73:234-245 Preprint Source PDF

Leys, A.J. and J.K. Vanclay, 2010. Land-use change conflict arising from plantation forestry expansion: landscapes: Views across Australian fencelines. International Forestry Review 12(3):256-269. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2009. Tree diameter, height and stocking in even-aged forests. Annals of Forest Science 66:702. Abstract Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2009. Bias in the Journal Impact Factor. Scientometrics 78(1):3-12. Preprint/PDF Abstract Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2009. Managing water use from forest plantations. Forest Ecology and Management 257:385-389. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K. and P.J. Sands, 2009. Calibrating the self-thinning frontier. Forest Ecology and Management 259:81-85. Preprint/PDF Abstract Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2008. Ranking forestry journals using the h-index. Journal of Informetrics 2:326-334. Preprint/PDF Abstract Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2008. Gauging the impact of journals. Forest Ecology and Management 256(4):507-509. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., J. Baynes and E. Cedamon, 2008. Site Index Equation for Smallholder Plantations of Gmelina arborea in Leyte Province, the Philippines. Small-scale Forestry 7(1):87-93. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., M. Henson and G. Palmer, 2008. Colour variation and correlations in Eucalyptus dunnii sawnwood. Journal of Wood Science 54(6):431-435. Preprint/PDF Source

Mendoza, G.A. and J.K. Vanclay, 2008. Trends in Forestry Modelling. CAB Reviews: Perspectives in Agriculture, Veterinary Science, Nutrition and Natural Resources 3(10), 8 pp. PDF/text Source

Pelletier, M.C., M. Henson, S. Boyton, D. Thomas and J.K. Vanclay, 2008. Genetic variation in shrinkage properties of Eucalyptus pilularis assessed using increment cores and test blocks. New Zealand Journal of Forestry Science 38(1):194-210. Preprint/PDF Source

Putz, F.E., P.A. Zuidema, M.A. Pinard, R.G.A. Boot, J.A. Sayer, D. Sheil, P. Sist, Elias and J.K. Vanclay, 2008. Improved Tropical Forest Management for Carbon Retention. PLOS Biology 6(7):1368-1369. Source

Skovsgaard, J.P., and J.K. Vanclay, 2008. Forest site productivity: A review of the evolution of dendrometric concepts for even-aged stands. Forestry 81(1):13-31. Source Awarded the 2008 ICF Silvicultural Prize

Vanclay, J.K., 2007. How to foster good husbandry of private native forests. Small-Scale Forestry 6(2):205-218. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2007. Community Attitudes towards Private Native Forestry in New South Wales. Small-Scale Forestry 6(2):177-188. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2007. On the robustness of the h-index. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology 58(10)1547-1550. Preprint/PDF Abstract Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2007. Educating Australian foresters for the 21st century. International Forestry Review 9(4):884-891. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K. and J.D. Nichols, 2007. A long and winding road: the regulation of private native forestry in New South Wales, Australia. Small-scale Forestry 6(2):111-113. Preprint/PDF Source

Jay, V.A., J.D. Nichols and J.K. Vanclay, 2007. Social and ecological issues for private native forestry in north-eastern New South Wales, Australia. Small-Scale Forestry 6(2):115-126. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2006. Spatially-explicit competition indices and the analysis of mixed-species plantings with the Simile modelling environment. Forest Ecology and Management, 233:295-302. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2006. Experiment designs to evaluate inter- and intra-specific interactions in mixed plantings of forest trees. Forest Ecology and Management, 233:366-374. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2006. Can Lessons from the Community Rainforest Reforestation Program in Eastern Australia be Learned? International Forestry Review 8(2):256-264. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., R. Keenan, A. Gerrand and I. Frakes, 2006. Beer bottle tops: a simple forest management game. International Forestry Review 8(4):432-438. PDF/text Source

Bristow, M., J.D. Nichols and J.K. Vanclay, 2006. Improving productivity in mixed-species plantations. Forest Ecology and Management, 233:193-194. Preprint/PDF Source

Bristow, M., J.K. Vanclay, L. Brooks and M. Hunt, 2006. Growth and Species Interactions of Eucalyptus pellita in a Mixed and Monoculture Plantation in the Humid Tropics of North Queensland. Forest Ecology and Management 233:285-294. Preprint/PDF Source

Forrester, D.I., J. Bauhus, A.L. Cowie and J.K. Vanclay, 2006. Mixed-Species Plantations of Eucalyptus with Nitrogen Fixing Trees: A Review. Forest Ecology and Management, 233:211-230. Preprint/PDF Source

Kariuki, M., R.M. Kooyman, L. Brooks, R.G.B. Smith and J.K. Vanclay, 2006. Modelling growth, recruitment and mortality to describe and simulate dynamics of subtropical rainforests following different levels of disturbance. Forest Biometry, Modelling and Information Sciences 1:22-46. PDF/text

Kariuki, M., R.M. Kooyman., R.G.B. Smith, G. Wardell-Johnson and J.K. Vanclay, 2006. Regeneration changes in tree species abundance, diversity and structure in logged and unlogged subtropical rainforest over a thirty six year period. Forest Ecology and Management 236:162-176. Preprint/PDF Source

Kariuki, M., M. Rolfe, R.G.B. Smith, J.K. Vanclay and R.M. Kooyman, 2006. Diameter growth performance varies with species functional-group and habitat characteristics in subtropical rainforests. Forest Ecology and Management 225:1-14. Preprint/PDF Source

Nichols, J.D., M. Bristow and J.K. Vanclay, 2006. Mixed Species Plantations: Prospects and Challenges. Forest Ecology and Management, 233:383-390. Preprint/PDF Source

Sheil, D., A. Salim, J. Chave, J.K. Vanclay and W.D. Hawthorne, 2006. Illumination-size relationships of 109 coexisting tropical forest trees. Journal of Ecology 94:494-507 PDF/text Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2005. Deforestation: correlations, possible causes and some implications. International Forestry Review 7(4):278-293. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2005. Using a Typology of Tree-Growers to Guide Forestry Extension. Annals of Tropical Research 27(1):97-103. PDF/text Abstract Source

Vanclay, J.K. and J.D. Nichols, 2005. What would a Global Forest Convention mean for tropical forests and for timber consumers? Journal of Forestry 103(3):120-125. Preprint/PDF DOI: 10.1093/jof/103.3.120 Source

Murphy, T.N., M. Henson and J.K. Vanclay, 2005. Growth stress in Eucalyptus dunnii. Australian Forestry 68(2):144-149. PDF/text Preprint DOI: 10.1080/00049158.2005.10674958 PDF

Smith, R.G.B., J.D. Nichols and J.K. Vanclay, 2005. Dynamics of tree diversity in undisturbed and logged subtropical rainforest in Australia. Biodiversity and Conservation 14:2447-2463. Preprint/PDF Source

Thinley, C., G. Palmer, J.K. Vanclay and M. Henson, 2005. Spiral and interlocking grain in Eucalyptus dunnii. European Journal of Wood and Wood Products 63(5):372-379. PDF/text Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2004. Indicator groups and faunal richness. Forest Biometry, Modelling and Information Sciences 1:105-113. PDF/Text

Mertens, B., D. Kaimowitz, A. Puntadewo, J. Vanclay and P. Mendez. 2004. Modeling deforestation at distinct geographic scales and time periods in Santa Cruz, Bolivia. International Regional Science Review 27(3):271-296. PDF Abstract Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2003. Realizing opportunities in forest growth modelling. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 33(3): 536-541. PDF/image Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2003. Why model landscapes at the level of households and fields? Small-scale Forestry 2(2):121-134. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2003. Growth modelling and yield prediction for sustainable forest management. The Malaysian Forester 66(1):58-69. PDF/image Preprint/PDF Abstract

Vanclay, J.K., 2003. The One-minute Modeller: An Introduction to Simile. Annals of Tropical Research 25(1):31-44. PDF/text AbstractSource

Vanclay, J.K., M. Haggith and C.J. Pierce Colfer, 2003. Participation and model-building: Lessons learned from the Bukittinggi workshop. Small-scale Forestry 2(2):135-154. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K. R. Prabhu, R. Muetzelfeldt and M. Haggith, 2003. A model to help people to realize sustainable forestry futures. Annals of Tropical Research 25(2):53-64. PDF/text Abstract Source

Vanclay, J.K., F. Sinclair and R. Prabhu, 2003. Modelling interactions amongst people and forest resources at the landscape scale. Small-scale Forestry 2(2):117-120. PDF/text Source

Pearce, D.W., F. Putz and J.K. Vanclay, 2003. Sustainable Forestry in the Tropics: panacea or folly? Forest Ecology and Management 172(2-3):229-247. Preprint/PDF Source

Prabhu, R., M. Haggith, H. Mudavanhu, R. Muetzelfeldt, W. Standa-Gunda and J.K. Vanclay, 2003. ZimFlores: A model to advise co-management of the Mafungautsi Forest in Zimbabwe. Small-scale Forestry 2(2):185-210. PDF/text Source

Purnomo, H., Y. Yasmi, R. Prahbu, L. Yuliani, H. Priyadi and J.K. Vanclay, 2003. Multi-agent simulation of alternative scenarios of collaborative forest management. Small-scale Forestry 2(2):277-292. PDF/text Source

Standa-Gunda, W., T. Mutimukuru, R. Nyirenda, R. Prabhu, M. Haggith and J.K. Vanclay, 2003. Participatory modelling to enhance social learning, collective action and mobilization among users of the Mafungautsi Forest, Zimbabwe. Small-scale Forestry 2(2):313-326. PDF/text Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2001. The Effectiveness of Parks. Science 293:1007. Preprint/PDF Source

Nebel, G., J. Dragsted and J.K. Vanclay, 2001. Structure and floristic composition of flood plain forests in the Peruvian Amazon: II. The understorey of restinga forests. Forest Ecology and Management 150(1-2):59-77. PDF/text Preprint/PDF Source

Nebel, G., J. Dragsted, T.R. Simonsen and J.K. Vanclay, 2001. The Amazon flood plain forest tree Maquira coriacea (Karsten) C.C. Berg: Aspects of ecology and management. Forest Ecology and Management 150(1-2):103-113. PDF/text Preprint/PDF Source

Nebel, G., L.P. Kvist, J.K. Vanclay, H. Christensen, L. Freitas and J. Ruiz, 2001. Structure and floristic composition of flood plain forests in the Peruvian Amazon: I. Overstorey. Forest Ecology and Management 150(1-2):27-57. Preprint/PDF Source

Nebel, G., L.P. Kvist, J.K. Vanclay and H. Vidaurre, 2001. Forest dynamics in flood plain forests in the Peruvian Amazon: Effects of disturbance and implications for management. Forest Ecology and Management 150(1-2):79-92. PDF/text Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., 2000. Scientific Research or Advocacy? Emotive labels and selection bias confound survey results. Ecology and Society 4(1):r8. Source

Nebel, G., L.P. Kvist, J.K. Vanclay and H. Vidaurre, 2000. Dinamica de los bosques de la llanura aluvial inundable de la Amazonia Peruana: efectos de las perturbaciones e implicancias para su manejo y conservacion. Folia Amazonica 11(1-2):65-97. PDF/text Source

Nebel, G., L.P. Kvist, J.K. Vanclay, H. Christensen, L. Freitas and J. Ruiz, 2000. Estructura y composicion floristica del bosque de la llanura aluvial en la Amazonia peruana: I. El bosque alto. Folia Amazonica 10(1-2):91-149. PDF/text Source

Nebel, G., J. Dragsted and J.K. Vanclay, 2000. Estructura y composicion floristica del bosque de la llanura aluvial inundable de la Amazonia Peruana: II. El sotobosque de la restinga. Folia Amazonica 10(1-2):151-181. PDF/text Source

1995-98 Center for International Forestry Research, Indonesia

Vanclay, J.K., 1998. Towards more rigorous assessment of biodiversity. In: P. Bachmann, M. Kohl and R. Paivinen (eds) Assessment of Biodiversity for Improved Forest Planning. Kluwer, Forestry Sciences Series 51, p. 211-232. Preprint/PDF Abstract/HTML DOI: 10.1007/978-94-015-9006-8_20

Vanclay, J.K., 1998. FLORES: for exploring land use options in forested landscapes. Agroforestry Forum 9(1):47-52. PDF/image Preprint/PDF

Vanclay, J.K., 1998. TROPIS: Tree Growth and Permanent Plot Information System. Journal of Forest Planning 4:1-5. PDF/image Preprint/PDF Abstract Source

Vanclay, J.K. and R. Prabhu, 1998. Healthy forests, sound economics, social justice. Forum for Applied Research and Public Policy 13(1):78-84. PDF/image Preprint/PDF

Hackett, C., and J.K. Vanclay, 1998. Mobilizing expert knowledge of tree growth with the Plantgro and Infer systems. Ecological Modelling 106:233-246. PDF/image Preprint/PDF Source

Skovsgaard, J.P., V.K. Johannsen and J.K. Vanclay, 1998. Accuracy and precision of two laser dendrometers. Forestry 71(2):131-139. PDF/image Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K. and J.P. Skovsgaard, 1997. Evaluating forest growth models. Ecological Modelling 98:1-12. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., A.N. Gillison and R.J. Keenan, 1997. Using plant functional attributes to quantify site productivity and growth patterns in mixed forests. Forest Ecology and Management 94:149-163. PDF/image Preprint/PDF Source

Sayer, J.A., J.K. Vanclay and N. Byron, 1997. Technologies for sustainable forest management: Challenges for the 21st century. Commonwealth Forestry Review 76:162-170. PDF/image Preprint/PDF

Oreshkin, D.G., Skovsgaard, J.P. and Vanclay, J.K., 1997. Estimating sapling vitality for Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) in Russian Karelia. Forest Ecology and Management 97:147-153. PDF/image Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., 1996. Lessons from the Queensland rainforests: Steps towards sustainability. Journal of Sustainable Forestry 3(2/3):1-27. Preprint Source PDF

Vanclay, J.K., 1996. Assessing the sustainability of timber harvests from natural forests: Limitations of indices based on successive harvests. Journal of Sustainable Forestry 3(4):47-58. Preprint Source PDF

Vanclay, J.K., 1995. Growth models for tropical forests: a synthesis of models and methods. Forest Science 41:7-42. Preprint/PDF DOI: 10.1093/forestscience/41.1.7 Source

Vanclay, J.K., 1995. Operator bias with optical wedges in point sampling. Commonwealth Forestry Review 74:158. Preprint/PDF

Vanclay, J.K., J.P. Skovsgaard and C.P. Hansen, 1995. Assessing the quality of permanent sample plot databases for growth modelling in forest plantations. Forest Ecology and Management 71:177-186. PDF/image Preprint/PDF Source

Kvist, L.P., M. Andersen, M. Hesselsoe and J.K. Vanclay, 1995. Estimating use-values and relative importance of Amazonian flood plain trees and forests to local inhabitants. Commonwealth Forestry Review 74:293-300. Preprint/PDF

Silva, J.N.M., J.O.P.de Carvalho, J.do C.A. Lopes, B.F.de Almeida, D.H.M. Costa, L.C.de Oliveira, J.K. Vanclay, and J.P. Skovsgaard, 1995. Growth and yield of a tropical rainforest in the Brazilian Amazon 13 years after logging. Forest Ecology and Management 71:267-274. Preprint/PDF Source

Soares, P., M. Tome, J.P. Skovsgaard and J.K. Vanclay, 1995. Evaluating a growth model for forest management using continuous forest inventory data. Forest Ecology and Management 71:251-266. PDF Source

Usoltsev, V.A. and J.K. Vanclay, 1995. Stand biomass dynamics of pine plantations and natural forests on dry steppe in Kazakhstan. Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research 10:305-312. Preprint Source PDF

1992-94 Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Denmark

Vanclay, J.K., 1994. Sustainable timber harvesting: Simulation studies in the tropical rainforests of north Queensland. Forest Ecology and Management 69:299-320. PDF/image Preprint/PDF Source Computer simulation output

Vanclay, J.K., 1993. Saving the tropical forest: Needs and prognosis. Ambio 22:225-231. PDF/text Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., 1993. Tropical rainforest logging in north Queensland: Was it sustainable? Annals of Forestry 1:54-60. PDF/text Abstract

Vanclay, J.K., 1993. Writing a scientific paper for publication. Annals of Forestry 1:199-202. PDF/text Abstract

Vanclay, J.K., 1992. Assessing site productivity in tropical moist forests. Forest Ecology and Management 54:257-287. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., 1992. Modelling regeneration and recruitment in a tropical rainforest. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 22(9):1235-1248. PDF/image PDF/text Source

Beetson, T., M. Nester and J.K. Vanclay, 1992. Enhancing a permanent sample plot system in natural forests. The Statistician 41:525-538. Preprint/PDF Source

1988-91 Queensland Forest Service, Australia

Vanclay, J.K., 1991. Compatible deterministic and stochastic predictions by probabilistic modelling of individual trees. Forest Science 37(6):1656-1663. PDF/image Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., 1991. Aggregating tree species to develop diameter increment equations for tropical rainforests. Forest Ecology and Management 42:143-168. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., 1991. Mortality functions for north Queensland rainforests. Journal of Tropical Forest Science 4:15-36. PDF/image Preprint/PDF Abstract

Vanclay, J.K., 1991. Modelling changes in the merchantability of individual trees in tropical rainforest. Commonwealth Forestry Review 70:105-111. PDF/image Preprint/PDF

Vanclay, J.K., 1991. Data requirements for developing growth models for tropical moist forests. Commonwealth Forestry Review 70:248-271. PDF/image Preprint/PDF

Vanclay, J.K., 1991. Ecological sensitivity of Australian rainforests to selective logging. Australian Journal of Ecology 16:541-542. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., 1991. Seed orchard designs by computer. Silvae Genetica 40:89-91. PDF/text User Manual/PDF Fortran Program Executable

Vanclay, J.K., E.J. Rudder, G. Dale and G.A. Blake, 1991. Sustainable harvesting of tropical rainforests: Reply to Keto, Scott and Olsen. Journal of Environmental Management 33:379-394. PDF/image Preprint/PDF

Vanclay, J.K., 1990. Effects of selection logging on rainforest productivity. Australian Forestry 53:200-214. PDF/image Preprint Source PDF

Vanclay, J.K. and R.A. Preston, 1990. Utility of Landsat Thematic Mapper data for mapping site productivity in tropical moist forests. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing 56:1383-1388. PDF/image Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K., 1989. Modelling selection harvesting in tropical rain forests. Journal of Tropical Forest Science 1:280-294. Preprint/PDF Source

Vanclay, J.K. and Wei Run-Peng, 1989. The design of recombinant seed orchards. Guangdong Forestry Science and Technology 1989(3):41-44. Source

Vanclay, J.K. and N.B. Henry, 1988. Assessing site productivity of indigenous cypress pine forest in southern Queensland. Commonwealth Forestry Review 67:53-64. PDF/image Preprint/PDF

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