Publications Christian Feld

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Books/book chapters



Carvalho, L., Mackay, E.B., Cardoso, A.C., Baattrup-Pedersen, A., Birk, S., Blackstock, K.L., Borics, G., Borja, A., Feld, C.K., Ferreira, M.T., Globevnik, L., Grizzetti, B., Hendry, S., Hering, D., Kelly, M., Langaas, S., Meissner, K., Panagopoulos, Y., Penning, E., Rouillard, J., Sabater, S., Schmedtje, U., Spears, B.S., Venohr, M., van de Bund, W. & Lyche Solheim, A. (2019) Protecting and restoring Europe?s waters: an analysis of the future development needs of the Water Framework Directive. Science of the Total Environment, 658, 1228-1238.   link to article

Lemm, J.U., Feld, C.K. & S. Birk (2019) Diagnosing the causes of river deterioration using stressor-specific metrics. Science of The Total Environment, 651, 1105-1113.
doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.09.157   link to article

2018  (back to top)

Aschonitis, V.G., Gavioli, A., Lanzoni, M., Fano, E.A., Feld, C.K. & Castaldelli, G. (2018) Proposing priorities of intervention for the recovery of native fish populations using hierarchical ranking of environmental and exotic species impact. Journal of Environmental Management, 210, 36-50.
doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2018.01.006

Feld, C.K., Fernandes, M.R., Ferreira, M.T., Hering, D., Ormerod, S.J., Venohr, M., Gutierrez-Canovas, C. (2018) Evaluating riparian solutions to multiple stressor problems in river ecosystems - A conceptual study. Water Research, 139, 381-394.   link to article

2017  (back to top)

Gieswein, A., Hering, D. & Feld, C.K. (2017) Additive effects prevail: The response of biota to multiple stressors in an intensively monitored watershed. Science of the Total Environment, 593-594, 27-35.

Heldt, S., Rodríguez-de-Francisco, J.C., Dombrowsky, I., Feld, C.K. & Karthe, D. (2017) Is the EU WFD suitable to support IWRM planning in non-European countries? Lessons learnt from the introduction of IWRM and River Basin Management in Mongolia. Environmental Science and Policy, 75, 28-37.
doi: 10.1016/j.envsci.2017.05.009

Hershkovitz, Y., Hering, D., Gal, G., Pottgiesser, T. & Feld, C.K. (2017) Stream types of the Lake Kinneret (Sea of Galilee) watershed. Intl. J. River Basin Management, 16, 133-143.
doi: 10.1080/15715124.2017.1365722

Lemm, J.U. & Feld, C.K. (2017) Identification and interaction of multiple stressors in central European lowland rivers, Science of the Total Environment, 603-604, 148-154
doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.06.092   link to article

Sondermann, M., Gies, M., Hering, D., Winking, C. & Feld, C.K. (2017) Application and validation of a new approach for modelling benthic invertebrate dispersal: First colonisation of a former open sewer system. Science of the Total Environment, 609, 875-884   link to article

2016  (back to top)

Aschonitis, V.G., Feld, C.K., Castaldelli, G., Turin, P., Visonà, E. & Fano, E.A. (2016) Environmental stressor gradients hierarchically regulate macrozoobenthic community turnover in lotic systems of Northern Italy. Hydrobiologia, 765, 131-147.
doi: 10.1007/s10750-015-2407-x

Feld, C.K. (2016) Zustandsverbesserung in kleinen Schritten - Das gute ökologische Potenzial in landwirtschaftlich geprägten Gewässern. Korrespondenz Wasserwirtschaft, 9, 606-612.   link to article

Feld, C.K., Birk, S., Eme, D., Gerisch, M., Hering, D., Kernan, M., Maileht, K., Mischke, U., Ott, I., Pletterbauer, F., Poikane, S., Salgado, J., Sayer, C.D., van Wichelen, J. & Malard, F. (2016) Disentangling the effects of land use and geo-climatic factors on diversity in European freshwater ecosystems. Ecological Indicators, 60, 71-83.   link to article

Feld, C.K., Birk, S., Eme, D., Gerisch, M., Hering, D., Kernan, M., Maileht, K., Mischke, U., Ott, I., Pletterbauer, F., Poikane, S., Salgado, J., Sayer, C.D., van Wichelen, J. & Malard, F. (2016) Disentangling the effects of land use and geo-climatic factors on diversity in European freshwater ecosystems. Ecological Indicators, 60, 71-83.
doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2015.06.024

Feld, C.K., Segurado, P. & Gutiérrez-Cánovas, C. (2016) Analysing the impact of multiple stressors in aquatic biomonitoring data: A "cookbook" with applications in R. Science of the Total Environment, 573, 1320-1339.   link to article

Lemm, J.U. & Feld, C.K. (2016) Lassen sich Wasser- und Strukturgüte von Fließgewässern über die ufernahe Landnutzung ermitteln? Eine Fallstudie im Einzugsgebiet der Ruhr. Korrespondenz Wasserwirtschaft, 9, 17-23.   link to article

Rohn, A., Merkel, W., Echterhoff, J., Wermter, P., Feld, C.K., Meißner, T., Schütt, M. & Sures, B. (2016) Erweiterte Nutzung von Trinkwasser-Talsperren unter energetischen Aspekten. Wasserkraft, 6, 28-31.   link to article

Rohn, A., Merkel, W., Echterhoff, J., Wermter, P., Feld, C.K., Meißner, T., Schütt, M. & Sures, B. (2016) Erweiterte Nutzung von Trinkwasser-Talsperren unter energetischen Aspekten. Wasserkraft, 6, 28-31.

Schülting, L., Feld, C.K. & Graf, W. (2016) Effects of hydro- and thermopeaking on benthic macroinvertebrate drift. Science of the Total Environment, 573, 1472-1480.   link to article

Vermaat, J.E., Hellmann, F.A., Teeffelen, A.J.A., Minnen, J., Alkemade, R., Billeter, R., Beierkuhnlein, C., Boitani, L., Cabeza, M., Feld, C.K., Huntley, B., Paterson, J. & WallisDeVries, M.F. (2016) Differentiating the effects of climate and land use change on European biodiversity: A scenario analysis. AMBIO, 46, 277-290.
doi: 10.1007/s13280-016-0840-3

2015  (back to top)

Aschonitis, V.G., Feld, C.K., Castaldelli, G., Turin, P., Visonà, E. & Fano, E.A. (2015) Environmental stressor gradients hierarchically regulate macrozoobenthic community turnover in lotic systems of Northern Italy. Hydrobiologia, 765, 1-17.   link to article

Gies, M., Sondermann, M., Hering, D. & Feld, C.K. (2015) A comparison of modelled and actual distributions of eleven benthic macroinvertebrate species in a Central European mountain catchment. Hydrobiologia, 758, 1-18.   link to article

Gies, M., Sondermann, M., Hering, D. & Feld, C.K. (2015) Are species distribution models based on broad-scale environmental variables transferable across adjacent watersheds? A case study with eleven macroinvertebrate species. Fundamental and Applied Limnology, 186, 63-97.   link to article

Sondermann, M., Gies, M., Hering, D., Schröder, M. & Feld, C.K. (2015) Modelling the effect of in-stream and terrestrial barriers on the dispersal of aquatic insect species: a case study from a Central European mountain catchment. Fundamental and Applied Limnology, 186, 99-115.   link to article

2014  (back to top)

Elbrecht, V., Feld, C.K., Gies, M., Hering, D., Sondermann, M., Tollrian, R. & Leese, F. (2014) Genetic diversity and dispersal potential of the stonefly Dinocras cephalotes in a central European low mountain range. Freshwater Science, 33, 81-191.

2013  (back to top)

Dahm, V., Hering, D., Nemitz, D., Graf, W., Schmidt-Kloiber, A., Leitner, P., Melcher, A. & Feld, C.K. (2013) Effects of physico-chemistry, land use and hydromorphology on three riverine organism groups: a comparative analysis with monitoring data from Germany and Austria. Hydrobiologia, 704, 389-415.

Feld, C.K. (2013) Response of three lotic assemblages to riparian and catchment-scale land use: implications for designing catchment monitoring programmes. Freshwater Biology, 58, 715-729.

Feld, C.K., de Bello, F. & Dolédec, S. (2013) Biodiversity of traits and species both show weak responses to hydromorphological alteration in lowland river macroinvertebrates. Freshwater Biology, 59, 233-248.

Hering, D., Borja, A., Carvalho, L. & Feld, C.K. (2013) Assessment and recovery of European water bodies: key messages from the WISER project. Hydrobiologia, 704, 1-9.

Lorenz, A.W. & Feld, C.K. (2013) Upstream river morphology and riparian land use overrule local restoration effects on ecological status assessment. Hydrobiologia, 704, 489-501.

Lyche-Solheim, A., Feld, C.K., Birk, S., Phillips, G., Carvalho, L., Morabito, G., Mischke, U., Willby, N., Søndergaard, M., Hellsten, S., Kolada, A., Mjelde, M., Böhmer, J., Miler, O., Pusch, M., Argillier, C., Jeppesen, E., Lauridsen, T. & Poikane, S. (2013) Ecological status assessment of European lakes: a comparison of metrics for phytoplankton, macrophytes, benthic invertebrates and fish. Hydrobiologia, 704, 57-74.

Verdonschot, P.F.M., Spears, B.M., Feld, C.K., Brucet, S., Keizer-Vlek, H., Borja, A., Elliott, M., Kernan, M. & Johnson, R.K. (2013) A comparative review of recovery processes in rivers, lakes, estuarine and coastal waters. Hydrobiologia, 704, 453-474.

2011  (back to top)

Feld, C.K., Birk, S., Bradley, D.C., Hering, D., Kail, J., Marzin, A., Melcher, A., Nemitz, D., Pedersen, M.L., Pletterbauer. F., Pont, D., Verdonschot, P.F.M. & Friberg, N. (2011) From Natural to Degraded Rivers and Back Again: a test of restoration ecology theory and practice. Advances in Ecological Research, 44, 119-209.

2010  (back to top)

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. Biodiversity and Conservation, 19, 2979-2994.

De Bello, F., Lavorel, S., Diaz, S., Harrington, R., Cornelissen, J., Bargett, R., Berg, M., Cipriotti, P., Feld, C.K., Hering, D., Martins da Silva, P., Potts, S., Sandin, L., Sousa, J.P., Storkey, J., Wardle, D. & Harrison, P. (2010) Towards an assessment of multiple ecosystem processes and services via functional traits. Biodiversity and Conservation, 19, 2873-2893.

Feld, C.K., Sousa, J.P., Martins da Silva, P. & Dawson, T.P. (2010) Indicators for biodiversity and ecosystem services: Towards an improved framework for ecosystems assessment. Biodiversity and Conservation, 19, 2895-2919.

Feld, C.K., Tangelder, M., Klomp, M.J. & Sharma, S. (2010) Comparison of river quality indices to detect the impact of organic pollution and water abstraction in Hindu Kush-Himalayan rivers of Nepal. Journal of Wetlands Ecology, 4, 112-127.

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

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., Martins da Silva, P., Moora, M., Settele, J., Sousa, J.P. & Zobel, M. (2010) Identifying and prioritising services in European terrestrial and freshwater ecosystems. Biodiversity and Conservation, 19, 2791-2821.

Hering, D., Borja, A., Carstensen, J., Carvalho, L., Elliott, M., Feld, C.K., Heiskanen, A.-S., Johnson, R.K., Moe, J., Pont, D., Lyche Solheim, A. & van de Bund, W. (2010) The European Water Framework Directive at the age of 10: A critical review of the achievements with recommendations for the future. Science of the Total Environment 408, 4007-4019.

Matthews, J., Reeze, B., Feld, C.K. & Hendriks, A.J. (2010) Lessons from practice: assessing early progress and success in river rehabilitation. Hydrobiologia, 655, 1-14.

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

Wiering, M., Verwijmeren, J., Lulofs, K. & Feld, C.K. (2010) Experiences in regional cross border co-operation in river management. Comparing three cases at the Dutch-German border. Water Resources Management, 24, 2647-2672.

2009  (back to top)

Feld, C.K., Martins da Silva, P., Sousa, J.P., de Bello, F., Bugter, R., Grandin, U., Hering, D., Lavorel, S., Mountford, O., Pardo, I., Pärtel, M., Römbke, J., Sandin, L., Jones, K.B. & Harrison, P.A. (2009) Indicators for biodiversity and biodiversity-related ecosystem services: a comparison of seven ecosystem types. Oikos, 118, 1862-1871.

Luck, G.W., Harrington, R., Harrison, P.A., Berry, P.M., Bugter, R., Dawson, T.P., de Bello, F., Diaz, S., Feld, C.K., Haslett, J.R., Hering, D., Kontogianni, A., Lavorel, S., Rounsevell, M., Samways, M.L., 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, 223-235.

Wolf, B., Kiel, E., Hagge, A., Krieg, H.-J. & Feld, C.K. (2009) Using salinity preferences of benthic macroinvertebrates to classify running waters in brackish marshes in Germany. Ecological Indicators, 9, 837-847.

2007  (back to top)

Feld, C.K. & Hering, D. (2007) Community structure or function: effects of environmental stress on benthic macroinvertebrates at different spatial scales. Freshwater Biology, 52, 1380-1399.

2006  (back to top)

Hering, D., Moog, O., Ofenböck, T. & Feld, C.K. (2006) Cook book for the development of a Multimetric Index for biological condition of aquatic ecosystems: experiences from the European AQEM and STAR projects and related initiatives. Hydrobiologia, 566, 311-324.

2004  (back to top)

Böhmer, J., Rawer-Jost, C., Zenker, A., Meier, C., Feld, C.K., Biss, R. & Hering, D. (2004) Assessing streams in Germany with benthic invertebrates: Development of a multimetric invertebrate based assessment system. Limnologica, 34, 416-432.

Feld, C.K. (2004) Identification and measure of hydromorphological degradation in Central European lowland streams. Hydrobiologia, 516, 69-90.

Hering, D., Buffagni, A., Moog, O., Sandin, L., Sommerhäuser, M., Stubauer, I., Feld, C., Johnson, R., Pinto, P., Skoulikidis, N., Verdonschot, P.F.M. & Zahradkova, S. (2004) The development of a system to assess the ecological quality of streams based on macroinvertebrates - design of the sampling programme within the AQEM project. International Review of Hydrobiology, 88, 345-361.

Hering, D., Meier, C., Rawer-Jost, C., Feld, C.K., Biss, R., Zenker, A., Sundermann, A., Lohse, S. & Böhmer, J. (2004) Assessing streams in Germany with benthic invertebrates: selection of candidate metrics. Limnologica, 34, 398-415.

Lorenz, A., Feld, C.K. & Hering, D. (2004) Typology of streams in Germany based on benthic invertebrates: Ecoregions, zonation, geology and substrate. Limnologica, 34, 390-397.

Lorenz, A., Hering, D., Feld, C.K. & Rolauffs, P. (2004) A new method for assessing the impact of hydromorphological degradation on the macroinvertebrate fauna of five German stream types. Hydrobiologia, 516, 107-127.

Lüderitz, V., Jüppner, R., Müller, S. & Feld, C.K. (2004) Renaturalization of streams and rivers - the special importance of integrated ecological methos in measurement of success. An Example from Saxony-Anhalt (Germany). Limnologica, 34, 249-263

2002  (back to top)

Ehlert, T., Feld, C.K., Lorenz, A. & Sommerhäuser, M. (2002) Seltene und bemerkenswerte Köcherfliegen in Nordrhein-Westfalen und angrenzenden Regionen. Lauterbornia, 43, 5-23.

Feld, C.K., Kiel, E. & Lautenschläger, M. (2002) The indication of morphological degradation of streams and rivers using Simuliidae. Limnologica, 32, 273-288.

Pauls, S., Feld, C.K., Sommerhäuser, M. & Hering, D. (2002) Neue Konzepte zur Bewertung von Tieflandbächen und -flüssen nach Vorgaben der EU Wasser-Rahmenrichtlinie. Wasser & Boden, 54, 70-77.

2001  (back to top)

Feld, C.K., Grünert, U., Schönfelder, J. & Pusch, M. (2001) Beitrag zur Kenntnis des Makrozoobenthos der Spree oberhalb Berlins ("Müggelspree"). Lauterbornia, 41, 113-128.

1999  (back to top)

Pusch, M., Feld, C.K. & Hoffmann, A. (1999) Schwemmgut? Kostenträchtiger Müll oder wertvolles Element in Fußökosystemen? (Drifting matter? expensive refuse or a valuable element of river ecosystems?). Wasserwirtschaft, 89, 280-284.

Books/book chapters

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Harrison P.A., Luck G.W., Feld C.K. & Sykes M.T. (2010) Assessment of Ecosystem Services. In: Josef Settele, Lyubomir Penev, Teodor Georgiev, Ralf Grabaum, Vesna Grobelnik, Volker Hammen, Stefan Klotz, Mladen Kotarac & Ingolf Kuhn (Eds): Atlas of Biodiversity Risk. Pensoft, Sofia, pp 8-9.

Feld, C.K. & Locker-Grütjen, O. (2007) River restoration in the IJssel catchment. In: J. Verwijmeren & M. Wiering (eds).: Many rivers to cross? cross border cooperation in river management. Eburon, Delft, 188 pp.

Feld, C.K., Rödiger, S., Sommerhäuser, M. & Friedrich, G. (2005) Die wissenschaftliche Begleitung der Entwicklung biologischer Bewertungsverfahren KoBio. In: C.K. Feld, S. Rödiger, M. Sommerhäuser & G. Friedrich (Hrsg.): Typologie, Bewertung, Management von Oberflächengewässern. E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung

Pusch, M., Michels, U., Feld, C.K., Berger, T., Garcia, X.-F., Grünert, U. & Klausnitzer, B. (2002) 6.3 Benthische Wirbellose. In: J. Köhler, J. Gelbrecht & M. Pusch (Hrsg.): Die Spree. Zustand, Probleme, Entwicklungsmöglichkeiten. Limnologie aktuell, Bd. 10. E. Schweitzerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, Stuttgart, 384 pp.