Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Klaus Birkhofer

Head of Department of Ecology, Brandenburg University of Technology

General

Lausitzer Rundschau 14.01.2020

Lausitzer Rundschau 31.03.2017

Lausitzer Rundschau 29.04.2019

CampusTVCottbus 28.20.2019

Lausitz TV 05.07.2019

Lausitzer Rundschau 22.05.2019

Giessener Allgemeine 23.05.2017


Presentations

"Biodiversity conservation in agricultural landscape", 13.11.2018  Masaryk University 

"Conservation of functional diversity in agricultural landscapes", 22.11.2019 UC Louvain


Phillips et al. (2019) Global distribution of earthworm diversity. Science 366, 480-485

BTU News 25.10.2019

Informationsdienst Wissenschaft 25.10.2019

 

Birkhofer K et al. (2018) Relationships between multiple biodiversity components and ecosystem services along a landscape complexity gradient. Biological Conservation 218: 247-253. DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2017.12.027

Innovationsnetzwerk Ökosystemleistungen Deutschland 22.01.2018

 

Tschumi M, Ekroos J, Hjort C, Smith HG, Birkhofer K (2018) Predation-mediated ecosystem services and disservices in agricultural landscapes. Ecological Applications 28, 2109-2118.

Innovationsnetzwerk Ökosystemleistungen Deutschland 22.10.2018

 

Karp, DS et al. (2018) Crop pests and predators exhibit inconsistent responses to surrounding landscape composition. PNAS 115: 7863-7870.

BTU News 11.09.2018

Phys.Org 30.07.2018

  

Nyffeler M, Birkhofer K (2017) An estimated 400-800 Million tons of prey are annually killed by the global spider community. The Science of Nature 104: 30. DOI:10.1007/s00114-017-1440-1

New York Post 29.03.2017

Washington Post 28.03.2017

ScienceDaily 14.03.2017

Scientific American 01.06.2017

BTU News 20.03.2017

Deuschlandfunk Nova 07.11.2019

 

Soliveres S et al. (2016) Biodiversity at multiple trophic levels is needed for ecosystem multifunctionality. Nature 536:456-459, DOI:10.1038/nature19092

ScienceDaily 17.08.2016

 

Gossner et al. (2016) Land-use intensification causes homogenization of grassland communities across trophic levels. Nature 540: 266-269, DOI:10.1038/nature20575

Landwende Blog 30.11.2016

 

Allan E & 41 co-authors (2014) Inter-annual variation in land-use intensity enhances grassland multidiversity. PNAS 111: 308-313, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1312213111

Phys.Org 24.12.2013

 

Birkhofer K, Henschel JR, Scheu S (2006) Spatial-pattern analysis in a territorial spider: evidence for multi-scale effects. Ecography 29: 641-648

Deutschlandfunk 14.08.2003

Allgemeine Zeitung Namibia 12.03.2002

Spiegel 09.04.2003