Marie Vandewalle, PhD

Adresse

Department of Conservation Biology
Helmholtz Centre
for Environmental Research - UFZ
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig, Germany

Tel: ++49 341 235 1636
Fax: ++49 341 235 1470 

marie.vandewalle@ufz.de

Marie Vandewalle

Research interests

Biodiversity, Biodiversity indicators, Ecosystem Services, Network of Knowledge, Science Society Policy Interface, Stakeholder Engagement



PROJECTS

EKLIPSE (Horizon 2020 - 2016-2020) Establishing a European Knowledge and Learning Mechanism to Improve the Policy-
Science- Society Interface on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services

BiodiversityKnowledge (EU FP7 - KNEU 2010-2014) Developing a Knowledge Network for European Expertise on biodiversity and ecosystem services to inform policy making and economic sectors
www.biodiversityknowledge.eu

DG ENV contract (2011 - 2014) “Towards an EU mechanism interfacing science and policy on biodiversity and ecosystem services" (Reference; ENV.B.2/SER/2011/00424)

RUBICODE (EU FP6 -terminated): Rationalising Biodiversity Conservation in Dynamic Ecosystems
www.rubicode.net


PUBLICATIONS

Tremblay, M.*, Vandewalle, M.* & Wittmer, H. (2016). Ethical challenges at the science-policy interface: an ethical risk assessment and proposition of an ethical infrastructure. Biodiversity and Conservation 25(7)

Balian, E., Drius L., Eggermont, H., Livoreil. B., Vandewalle, M., Vandewoestjine, S., Wittmer, H. & Young, J. (2016). Supporting evidence-based policy on biodiversity and ecosystem services: recommendations for effective policy briefs. Evidence & Policy: A Journal of Research Debate and Practice 12(3):431-451

Neßhöver, C., Livoreil, B., Schindler, S. & Vandewalle, M. (2016). EDITORIAL: Challenges and solutions for networking knowledge holders and better informing decision-making on biodiversity and ecosystem services. Biodiversity and Conservation 25(7):1207-1214. doi: 10.1007/s10531-016-1066-1

Neßhöver, C., Vandewalle, M., Wittmer, H., Balian, E.V., Carmen, E., Geijzendorffer, I.R., Görg, C., Jongman, R., Livoreil, B., Santamaria, L., Schindler, S., Settele, J., Sousa Pinto, I., Török, K., van Dijk, J., Watt, A., Young, J., Zulka, K.P., Kneu Project Team (2016): The Network of Knowledge approach – improving the science and society dialogue on biodiversity and ecosystem services in Europe. Biodiversity and Conservation 25(7):1215-1234. doi: 10.1007/s10531-016-1127-5 (open access)

Görg, C., Wittmer, H., Carter, C., Turnhout, E., Vandewalle, M., Schindler, S., Livoreil, B. & Lux, A. (2016). Governance options for science–policy interfaces on biodiversity and ecosystem services: comparing a network versus a platform approach. Biodiversity and Conservation 25(7)

Livoreil, B., Geijzendorffer, I.R., Pullin, A.S., Schindler, S., Vandewalle, M., Neßhöver, C. (2016) Biodiversity knowledge synthesis at the European scale: actors and steps. Biodiversity and Conservation 25(7): 1269-1284. doi:10.1007/s10531-016-1143-5

Hauck, J., Stein, C., Schiffer, E., Vandewalle, M. (2015) Global Environmental Change 35 : 400-410

Carmen E., Nesshöver C., Saarikoski H., Vandewalle M., Watt A., Wittmer H., Young J. (2015) Environmental Science & Policy 54: 497-504

Siefert A., et al. (2015) A global meta-analysis of the relative extent of intraspecific trait variation in plant communities. Ecology Letters 18 (12): 1406-1419

Heink, U, Marquard, E., Heubach, K., Jax, K., Kugel, C., Nesshöver, C., Neumann, C.K., Paulsch, A., Tilch, S., Timaeus, J. and M. Vandewalle (2015). Conceptualizing credibility, relevance and legitimacy for evaluating the effectiveness of science–policy interfaces: Challenges and opportunities. Science and Public Policy 42(5):676-689

Vandewalle, M., Purschke, O., de Bello, F., Reitalu, H.C., Prentice, H.C., Lavorel, S., Johansson, L.J., Sykes, M.T. (2014): Functional responses of plant communities to management, landscape and historical factors in semi-natural grasslands. Journal of Vegetation Science 25 (3), 750 - 759

Le-Bagousse-Pinguet, Y., de Bello, F., Vandewalle, M., Leps, J., Sykes, M.T. (2013):
Species richness of limestone grasslands increases with trait overlap: evidence from within- and between-species functional diversity partitioning
Journal of Ecology 12, DOI: 10.1111/1365-2745.12201

de Bello, F., Vandewalle, M., Reitalu, T., Leps, J., Prentice, H.C., Lavorel, S. and M.T. Sykes (2013). Evidence for scale- and disturbance-dependent trait assembly patterns in dry semi-natural grasslands. Journal of Ecology 101(5): 1237-1244

Maes J, Teller A, Erhard M, Liquete C, Braat L, Berry P, Egoh B, Puydarrieux P, Fiorina C, Santos F, Paracchini ML, Keune H, Wittmer H, Hauck J, Fiala I, Verburg PH, Condé S, Schägner JP, San Miguel J, Estreguil C, Ostermann O, Barredo JI, Pereira HM, Stott A, Laporte V, Meiner A, Olah B, Royo Gelabert E, Spyropoulou R, Petersen JE, Maguire C, Zal N, Achilleos E, Rubin A, Ledoux L, Brown C, Raes C, Jacobs S, Vandewalle M, Connor D, Bidoglio G (2013). Mapping and Assessment of Ecosystems and their Services. An analytical framework for ecosystem assessments under action 5 of the EU biodiversity strategy to 2020. Publications office of the European Union, Luxembourg.

Hulme, M., Mahony, M., Beck, S., Görg, C., Hansjürgens, B., Hauck, J., Nesshöver, C., Paulsch, A., Vandewalle, M., Wittmer, H., Böschen, S., Bridgewater, P., Chimère Diaw, M., Fabre, P, Figueroa, A., Luen Heong, K., Korn, H., Leemans, R., Lövbrand, E., Norowi Hamid, M., Monfreda, C., Pielke, R., Settele, J., Winter, M., Vadrot, A.B.M., van den Hove, S., van der Sluijs, J.P. (2011). Science-policy interface: beyond assessments. Science, 333(6043):697-8

Harrison, P.A., Vandewalle, M., Sykes, M.T., Berry, P.M., Bugter, R., de Bello, F., Feld, C.K., Grandin, U., Harrington, R., Haslett, J.R., Jongman, R.H.G., Luck, G.W., da Silva, P.M., Moora, M., Settele, J., Sousa, J.P. and Zobel, M. (2010) Identifying and prioritising services in European terrestrial and freshwater ecosystems. Biodiversity and Conservation 19, 2791–2821.

Vandewalle, M., de Bello, F., Berg, M.P., Bolger, T., Dolédec, S., Dubs, F., Feld, C.K., Harrington, R., Harrison, P.A., Lavorel, S., da Silva, P.M., Moretti, M., Niemelä, J., Santos, P., Sattler, T., Sousa, J.P., Sykes, M.T., Vanbergen, A.J. and Woodcock, B.A. (2010) Functional traits as indicators of biodiversity response to land use changes across ecosystems and organisms. Biodiversity and Conservation 19, 2921–2947.

Anton, C., Young, J., Harrison, P.A., Musche, M., Bela, G., Feld, C.K., Harrington, R., Haslett, J.R., Pataki, G., Rounsevell, M.D.A., Skourtos, M., Sousa, J.P., Sykes, M.T., Tinch, R., Vandewalle, M., Watt, A. and Settele, J. (2010) Research needs for incorporating the ecosystem service approach into EU biodiversity conservation policy. Biodiversity Conservation, 19: 2979-2994.

Harrington, R., Anton, C., Dawson, T.P., de Bello, F., Feld, C.K., Haslett, J.R., Kluvánkova-Oravská, T., Kontogianni, A., Lavorel, S., Luck, G.W., Rounsevell, M.D.A., Samways, M.J., Settele, J., Skourtos, M., Spangenberg, J.H., Vandewalle, M., Zobel, M. and Harrison, P.A. (2010) Ecosystem services and biodiversity conservation: concepts and a glossary. Biodiversity Conservation, 19: 2773-2790.

Luck, G.W., Harrington, R., Harrison, P.A., Kremen, C., Berry, P.M., Bugter, R., Dawson, T., de Bello, F., Diaz, S., Feld, C.K., Haslette, J.R., Hering, D., Kontogianni, A., Lavorel, S., Rounsevell, M., Samways, M.J., Sandin, L., Settele, J., Sykes, M.T., van den Hove, S., Vandewalle, M. and M. Zobel (2009) Quantifying the contribution of organisms to the provision of ecosystem services. BioScience 59 (3): 223-235

Reitalu, T., Sykes, M.T., Johansson, L. J., Lönn, M., Hall, K., Vandewalle, M. and H.C. Prentice (2009) Small-scale plant species richness and evenness in semi-natural grasslands respond differently to landscape structure and history. Biological Conservation 142 (4): 899-908

Vandewalle M., Sykes M.T., Harrison P.A., Luck G.W., Berry P., Bugter R., Dawson T.P., Feld C.K., Harrington R., Haslett J.R., Hering D., Jones K.B., Jongman R., Lavorel S., Martins da Silva P., Moora M., Paterson J., Rounsevell M.D.A., Sandin L., Settele J., Sousa J.P., Zobel M. (2008) Review paper on concepts of dynamic ecosystems and their services. RUBICODE Deliverable D2.1, http://www.rubicode.net/rubicode/RUBICODE_Review_on_Ecosystem_Services.pdf

Index:

Articles in ISI listed journals (18)
Journal publications (1)
Reports (1)

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Articles in ISI listed journals (18)

  • Balian, E.V., Drius, L., Eggermont, H., Livoreil, B., Vandewalle, M., Vandewoestjine, S., Wittmer, H., Young, J., (2016):
    Supporting evidence-based policy on biodiversity and ecosystem services: recommendations for effective policy briefs
    Evid. Polciy 12 (3), 431 - 451
    full text (url)
  • Görg, C., Wittmer, H., Carter, C., Turnhout, E., Vandewalle, M., Schindler, S., Livorell, B., Lux, A., (2016):
    Governance options for science–policy interfaces on biodiversity and ecosystem services: comparing a network versus a platform approach
    Biodivers. Conserv. 25 (7), 1235 - 1252
    full text (url)
  • Livoreil, B., Geijzendorffer, I., Pullin, A.S., Schindler, S., Vandewalle, M., Nesshöver, C., (2016):
    Biodiversity knowledge synthesis at the European scale: actors and steps
    Biodivers. Conserv. 25 (7), 1269 - 1284
    full text (url)
  • Nesshöver, C., Livoreil, B., Schindler, S., Vandewalle, M., (2016):
    Challenges and solutions for networking knowledge holders and better informing decision-making on biodiversity and ecosystem services
    Biodivers. Conserv. 25 (7), 1207 - 1214
    full text (url)
  • Nesshöver, C., Vandewalle, M., Wittmer, H., Balian, E.V., Carmen, E., Geijzendorffer, I.R., Görg, C., Jongman, R., Livoreil, B., Santamaria, L., Schindler, S., Settele, J., Sousa Pinto, I., Török, K., van Dijk, J., Watt, A.D., Young, J.C., Zulka, K.P., (2016):
    The Network of Knowledge approach: improving the science and society dialogue on biodiversity and ecosystem services in Europe
    Biodivers. Conserv. 25 (7), 1215 - 1233
    full text (url)
  • Pullin, A., Frampton, G., Jongman, R., Kohl, C., Livoreil, B., Lux, A., Pataki, G., Petrokofsky, G., Podhora, A., Saarikoski, H., Santamaria, L., Schindler, S., Sousa-Pinto, I., Vandewalle, M., Wittmer, H., (2016):
    Selecting appropriate methods of knowledge synthesis to inform biodiversity policy
    Biodivers. Conserv. 25 (7), 1285 - 1300
    full text (url)
  • Tremblay, M., Vandewalle, M., Wittmer, H., (2016):
    Ethical challenges at the science-policy interface: an ethical risk assessment and proposition of an ethical infrastructure
    Biodivers. Conserv. 25 (7), 1253 - 1267
    full text (url)
  • Carmen, E., Nesshöver, C., Saarikoski, H., Vandewalle, M., Watt, A., Wittmer, H., Young, J., (2015):
    Creating a biodiversity science community: Experiences from a European Network of Knowledge
    Environ. Sci. Policy 54 , 497 - 504
    full text (url)
  • Hauck, J., Stein, C., Schiffer, E., Vandewalle, M., (2015):
    Seeing the forest and the trees: Facilitating participatory network planning in environmental governance
    Glob. Environ. Change 35 , 400 - 410
    full text (url)
  • Heink, U., Marquard, E., Heubach, K., Jax, K., Kugel, C., Neßhöver, C., Neumann, R.K., Paulsch, A., Tilch, S., Timaeus, J., Vandewalle, M., (2015):
    Conceptualizing credibility, relevance and legitimacy for evaluating the effectiveness of science–policy interfaces: challenges and opportunities
    Sci. Public Policy 42 (5), 676 - 689
    full text (url)
  • Le Bagousse-Pinguet, Y., de Bello, F., Vandewalle, M., Leps, J., Sykes, M.T., (2014):
    Species richness of limestone grasslands increases with trait overlap: evidence from within- and between-species functional diversity partitioning
    J. Ecol. 102 (2), 466 - 474
    full text (url)
  • Vandewalle, M., Purschke, O., de Bello, F., Reitalu, H.C., Prentice, H.C., Lavorel, S., Johansson, L.J., Sykes, M.T., (2014):
    Functional responses of plant communities to management, landscape and historical factors in semi-natural grasslands
    J. Veg. Sci. 25 (3), 750 - 759
    full text (url)
  • de Bello, F., Vandewalle, M., Reitalu, T., Lepš, J., Prentice, H.C., Lavorel, S., Sykes, M.T., (2013):
    Evidence for scale- and disturbance-dependent trait assembly patterns in dry semi-natural grasslands
    J. Ecol. 101 (5), 1237 - 1244
    full text (url)
  • Hulme, M., Mahony, M., Beck, S., Görg, C., Hansjürgens, B., Hauck, J., Nesshöver, C., Paulsch, A., Vandewalle, M., Wittmer, H., Böschen, S., Bridgewater, P., Diaw, M.C., Fabre, P., Figueroa, D., Heong, K.L., Korn, H., Leemans, R., Lövbrand, E., Hamid, M.N., Monfreda, C., Pielke jr., R., Settele, J., Winter, M., Vadrot, A.B., van den Hove, S., van der Sluijs, J., (2011):
    Science-policy interface: beyond assessments
    Science 333 (6043), 697 - 698
    full text (url)
  • Anton, C., Young, J., Harrison, P.A., Musche, M., Bela, G., Feld, C.K., Harrington, R., Haslett, J.R., Pataki, G., Rounsevell, M.D.A., Skourtos, M., Sousa, J.P., Sykes, M.T., Tinch, R., Vandewalle, M., Watt, A., Settele, J., (2010):
    Research needs for incorporating the ecosystem service approach into EU biodiversity conservation policy
    Biodivers. Conserv. 19 (10), 2979 - 2994
    full text (url)
  • Harrington, R., Anton, C., Dawson, T.P., de Bello, F., Feld, C.K., Haslett, J.R., Kluvánková-Oravská, T., Kontogianni, A., Lavorel, S., Luck, G.W., Rounsevell, M.D.A., Samways, M.J., Settele, J., Skourtos, M., Spangenberg, J.H., Vandewalle, M., Zobel, M., Harrison, P.A., (2010):
    Ecosystem services and biodiversity conservation: concepts and a glossary
    Biodivers. Conserv. 19 (10), 2773 - 2790
    full text (url)
  • Harrison, P.A., Vandewalle, M., Sykes, M.T., Berry, P.M., Bugter, R., de Bello, F., Feld, C.K., Grandin, U., Harrington, R., Haslett, J.R., Jongman, R.H.G., Luck, G.W., da Silva, P.M., Moora, M., Settele, J., Sousa, J.P., Zobel, M., (2010):
    Identifying and prioritising services in European terrestrial and freshwater ecosystems
    Biodivers. Conserv. 19 (10), 2791 - 2821
    full text (url)
  • Luck, G.W., Harrington, R., Harrison, P.A., Kremen, C., Berry, P.M., Bugter, R., Dawson, T.P., de Bello, F., Díaz, S., Feld, C.K., Haslett, J.R., Hering, D., Kontogianni, A., Lavorel, S., Rounsevell, M., Samways, M.J., Sandin, L., Settele, J., Sykes, M.T., van den Hove, S., Vandewalle, M., Zobel, M., (2009):
    Quantifying the contribution of organisms to the provision of ecosystem services
    Bioscience 59 (3), 223 - 235
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Journal publications (1)

  • Nesshöver, C., Livoreil, B., Schindler, S., Vandewalle, M., (eds., 2016):
    Special issue: Networking biodiversity knowledge
    Biodivers. Conserv. 25 (7), 1207-1408
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Reports (1)

  • Maes, J., Teller, A., Erhard, M., Liquete, C., Braat, L., Berry, P., Egoh, B., Puydarrieux, P., Fiorina, C., Santo, F., Paracchini, M.L., Keune, H., Wittmer, H., Hauck, J., Fiala, I., Verburg, P.H., Condé, S., Schägner, J.P., San Miguel, J., Estreguil, C., Ostermann, O., Barredo, J.I., Pereira, H.M., Stott, A., Laporte, V., Meiner, A., Olah, B., Royo Gelabert, E., Spyropoulou, R., Petersen, J.E., Maguire, C., Zal, N., Achilleos, E., Rubin, A., Ledoux, L., Brown, C., Raes, C., Jacobs, S., Vandewalle, M., Connor, D., Bidoglio, G., (2013):
    Mapping and assessment of ecosystems and their services. An analytical framework for ecosystem assessments under action 5 of the EU biodiversity strategy to 2020
    European Union, Luxembourg, 57 pp.
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