About the project
The aim of this study is to build or improve a model that can simulate the spatial development of floodplain vegetation patterns in Dutch floodplains. However, the model should be set up generically, so that it applicable to a broad range of lowland rivers. The model must be able to adequately describe the effects that natural and anthropogenic alterations have on those vegetation patterns. As reality is subjected to uncertainties, the model results must reflect those uncertainties as well.
Documents & Publications
- Harezlak, V., Augustijn, D.C.M., Geerling, G.W. and Leuven, R.S.E.W.(2017). “Plant traits as floodplain management aid ”, in O. Atkin, C. Iversen, J. Kattge, S. Sitch and S. Wullschleger (Eds) : "39th New Phytologist Symposium – Trait covariation : Structural and functional relationships in plant ecology"
- Harezlak, V., Augustijn, D.C.M., Geerling, G.W. and Leuven, R.S.E.W.(2017). "Seeking functional plant traits in 3 Dutch floodplains", in Hoitink, A.J.F., de Ruijsscher, T.V., Geertsema, T.J., Makaske, B., Wallinga, J., Candel, J.H.J., Poelman, J. (Eds.) : Book of abstracts NCR days 2017, NCR Publication 41-2017, 1-3 February 2017, Wageningen University & Research, pp. 22-23.
- Ji, U., Kang, J., Ryu, Y., Jung, S.H., Penning, W.E., Harezlak, V., Berends, B.D., Jang, C.-L., (2016). Stream-scale experiments on vegetated flows: flow measurement and analysis. In: G. Constantinescu, M. Garcia, D. Hanes (Eds.), Proceedings of the International Conference on Fluvial Hydraulics (River Flow 2016), 11-14 July, 2016, St. Louis, USA, pp. 521-526.
- Harezlak, V., D.C.M. Augustijn, G.W. Geerling, S.J.M.H. Hulscher, R.S.E.W. Leuven (2015). Floodplain rehabilitation: linking processes to patterns. In: H.J.R. Lenders, F.P.L. Collas, G.W. Geerling, R.S.E.W. Leuven (Eds.). Bridging gaps between river science, governance and management. Book of abstracts NCR-days 2015, NCR Publication 39-2015, 1-2 October 2015, Radboud University, Nijmegen, p. 117-119.