STSM publications


Nunes J.P., Bernard-Jannin L., Rodríguez Blanco M.L., Santos J.M., Coelho C.O.A., Keizer J.J. In press. Hydrological and erosion processes in terraced fields: observations from a humid Mediterranean region in northern Portugal. Land Degradation and Development (DOI: 10.1002/ldr.2550).


van Eck C.M., Nunes J.P., Vieira D.C.S., Keesstra S., Keizer J.J. 2016. Physically-based modelling of the post-fire runoff response of a forest catchment in central Portugal: using field vs. remote sensing based estimates of vegetation recovery. Land Degradation and Development 27 (5): 1535-1544 (DOI: 10.1002/ldr.2507).


Kalantari, Z., Cavalli, M., Cantone, C., Crema, S., & Destouni, G. (2017). Flood probability quantification for road infrastructure: Data-driven spatial-statistical approach and case study applications. Science of The Total Environment, 581–582, 386-398. doi:


Masselink RJH, Heckmann T, Temme AJAM, Anders NS, Gooren HPA, Keesstra SD. 2017. A network theory approach for a better understanding of overland flow connectivity. Hydrological Processes 31 : 207–220. DOI: 10.1002/hyp.10993


Nunes J.P., Naranjo Quintanilla P., Santos J., Serpa D., Carvalho-Santos C., Rocha J., Keizer J.J., Keesstra S.D. In press. Afforestation, subsequent forest fires and provision of hydrological services: a model-based analysis for a Mediterranean mountainous catchment. Land Degradation and Development (DOI: 10.1002/ldr.2776).


Comino, J.R., Taguas, E., Seeger, M., Ries, J., 2017. Quantification of soil and water losses in an extensive olive orchard catchment in Southern Spain. Journal of Hydrology.


Hazbavi Z., Baartman J.A.M., Nunes J.P., Keesstra S.D., Sadeghi S.H. 2018. Changeability of Reliability, Resilience and Vulnerability indicators with respect to drought patterns. Ecological Indicators 87 (2018): 196-208 (DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2017.12.054).


Keesstra S., Nunes J., Novara A., Finger D., Avelar D., Kalantari Z., Cerdà A. 2018. The superior effect of nature based solutions in land management for enhancing ecosystem services. Science of the Total Environment 610-611: 997-1009 (DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.08.077).


Philip Greenwood (2017). A Review of the Radionuclide, Cobalt-60, as a Fine-Sediment Tracer, Cobalt, Dr. Khan Maaz (Ed.), InTech, DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.71304. Available from:


Poeppl, R., Parsons A.J. The geomorphic cell: a basis for studying connectivity. Earth Surface Processes and LandformsDOI: 10.1002/esp.4300

Novara, A., Saskia Keesstra, S., Cerdà, A., Pereira, P., Gristina L. 2016. Understanding the role of soil erosion on co2-c loss using 13c isotopic signatures in abandoned Mediterranean agricultural land. Science of the Total Environment 550, 330–336

Di Prima, S., Concialdi, P., Lassabatère, L., Angulo Jaramillo, R., Pirastru, M., Cerda, A., Keesstra, S., 2018. The role of soil sealing in water infiltration: a laboratory assessment using rainfall simulations and Beerkan infiltration tests. Submitted to CATENA.