Publications (international journals or monographs)

Beskydy natural forests

Vašíčková I., Šamonil P., Král K., Fuentes Ubilla A.E., Daněk P., Adam D. (2019): Driving factors of the growth response of Fagus sylvatica L. to disturbances: A comprehensive study from Central-European old-growth forests. Forest Ecology and Management 444 (2019): 96–106.

Sabatini F.M. et al (2018): Where are Europe’s last primary forests? Diversity and Distributions 2018: 1-14.

Dornelas M., Anatao L.H. et al (2018): BioTIME: a database of biodiversity time series for the Anthropocene. Global Ecology and Biogeography 27: 760-786.

Král K., Daněk P., Janik D., Krůček M., Vrška T. (2018): How cyclical and predictable are Central European temperate forest dynamics in terms of developmental phases? Journal of Vegetation Science 29 (1): 84–97.

Přívětivý T., Adam D., Vrška T. (2018): Decay dynamics of Abies alba and Picea abies deadwood in relation to environmental conditions. Forest Ecology and Management 427 (2018): 250-259.

Vanderkerkhove K., Vanhellemont M., Vrška T. , Meyer P., Tabaku V., Thomaes A., Leyman A., De Keersmaeker L., Verheyen K. (2018): Very large trees in a lowland old-growth beech (Fagus sylvatica L.) forest: Density, size, growth and spatial patterns in comparison to reference sites in Europe. Forest Ecology and Management 417: 1-17.

Táborská M., Procházková J., Lengyel A., Vrška T., Hort L., Ódor P. (2017): Wood-inhabiting bryophyte communities are influenced by different management intensities in the past. Biodiversity Conservation 26: 2893-2909.

Phillips J.D., Šamonil P., Pawlik L., Trochta J., Daněk P. (2017): Domination of Hillslope Denudation by Tree Uprooting in an Old-Growth Forest. Geomorphology 276 (2017): 27–36.

Vašíčková I., Šamonil P., Fuentes Ubilla A. E., Král K., Daněk P., Adam D. (2016): The true response of Fagus sylvatica L. to disturbances: A basis for the empirical inference of release criteria for temperate forests. Forest Ecology and Management 374: 174-185.

Šamonil P., Daněk P., Schaetzl R.J., Vašíčková I., Valtera M. (2015): Soil mixing and evolution as affected by tree uprooting in three temperate forests. European Journal of Soil Science 66: 589-603.

Táborská M., Přívětivý T., Vrška T., Ódor P. (2015): Bryophytes associated with two tree species and different stages of decay in a natural fir-beech mixed forest in the Czech Republic. Preslia 87: 387-401.

Tejnecký V., Šamonil P., Matys Grygar T., Vašát R., Ash C., Drahota P., Šebek O., Němeček K., Drábek O. (2015): Transformation of iron forms during soil formation after tree uprooting in a natural beech-dominated forest. Catena 132: 12-20.

Král K., McMahon S.M., Janík D., Adam D., Vrška T. (2014): Patch mosaic of developmental stages in central European natural forests along vegetation gradient. Forest Ecology and Management 330: 17–28.

Král K., Valtera M., Janík D., Šamonil P., Vrška T. (2014): Spatial variability of general stand characteristics in central European beech-dominated natural stands – Effects of scale. Forest Ecology and Management 328: 353–364.

Janík D., Adam D., Hort L., Král K., Šamonil P., Unar P., Vrška T., Horal D. (2013): Spatiotemporal differences in tree spatial patterns between alluvial hardwood and mountain fir–beech forests: do characteristic patterns exist? Journal of Vegetation Science 24: 1141–1153.

Šamonil P., Schaetzl R.J., Valtera M., Goliáš V., Baldrian P., Vašíčková I., Adam D., Janík D., Hort L. (2013): Crossdating of disturbances by tree uprooting: Can treethrow microtopography persist for 6,000 years? Forest Ecology and Management 307: 123–135.

Šamonil P., Tejnecký V., Borůvka L., Šebková B., Janík D., Šebek O. (2010): The role of tree uprooting in Cambisol development. Geoderma 159: 83–98.

Šamonil P., Král K., Hort L. (2010): The role of tree uprooting in soil formation: A critical literature review. Geoderma 157: 65–79.

Vrška T., Adam D., Hort L., Kolář T., Janík D. (2009): Der Wechsel von Rotbuche (Fagus sylvatica L.) und Weißtanne (Abies alba Mill.) in der Karpaten – ein Entwicklungszyklus oder ein vom Menschen induzierter linearer Trend? 2. Hessisches Naturwaldforum Buche, 28.–29. April 2008, Bad Wildungen. Mitteilungen der Hessischen Landesforstverwaltung, Band 47: 22–35.

Vrška T., Adam D., Hort L., Kolář T., Janík D. (2009): European beech (Fagus sylvatica L.) and silver fir (Abies alba Mill.) rotation in the Carpathians – a developmental cycle or a linear trend induced by man? Forest Ecology and Management 258: 347–356.

Šamonil P., Antolík L., Svoboda M., Adam D. (2009): Dynamics of windthrow events in a natural fir-beech forest in the Carpathian mountains. Forest Ecology and Management 257: 1148–1156.

Šamonil P., Šebková B., Douda J., Vrška T. (2008): Role of position within the windthrow in the forest floor chemistry in the flysch zone of the Carpathians. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 38: 1646–1660.

Šamonil P., Král K., Douda J., Šebková B. (2008): Variability in forest floor at different spatial scales in a natural forest in the Carpathians: effect of windthrows and mesorelief. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 38: 2596–2606.

Šamonil P., Vrška T. (2007): Trends and cyclical changes in natural fir-beech forests at the north-western edge of Carpathians. Folia Geobotanica 42: 337–361.

Vrška T., Hort L., Odehnalová P., Adam D., Horal D. (2001): Razula virgin forest after 23 years (1972–1995). Journal of Forest Science 47: 15–37.

Vrška T., Hort L., Odehnalová P., Adam D., Horal D. (2000): Prales Mionší – historický vývoj a současný stav. Journal of Forest Science 46: 411–424.

Vrška T. (1998): Prales Salajka po 20 letech (1974–1994). Lesnictví–Forestry 44: 153–181.