Publications

Articles in peer-reviewed journals

38. Jones HP, Jones PC, Barbier EB, Rey Benayas JM, Holl KD, McCrackin ML, Meli P, Montoya D, Moreno-Mateos D. 2018. Restoration and repair of Earth's damaged ecosystems. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences 285: 20172577.
37. Gerstner K, Moreno-Mateos D, Gurevitch J, Beckmann M, Kambach S, Jones HP, Seppelt R. 2017. Will your paper be used in a meta-analysis? Make the reach of your research broader and longer-lasting. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 8: 777–784.
36. McCrackin ML, Jones HP, Jones PC, Moreno-Mateos D. 2017. Incomplete recovery of lakes and coastal marine ecosystems from eutrophication: A global meta-analysis. Limnology and Oceanography 62: 507–518.
35. Meli P, Holl KD, Rey Benayas JM, Jones HP, Jones PC, Montoya D, Moreno-Mateos D. 2017. A Global Review of Past Land Use, Climate, and Active vs. Passive Restoration Effects on Forest Recovery. PLoS ONE 12: e0171368.
34. Moreno-Mateos D, Barbier EB, Jones PC, Jones HP, Aronson J, Lopez-Lopez JA, McKrackin ML, Meli P, Montoya D, and Rey Benayas JM. 2017. Anthropogenic ecosystem degradation and the recovery debt. Nature Communications 8: 14163.
33. Aronson J, Clewell A, Moreno Mateos D. 2016. Ecological restoration and ecological engineering: Complementary or indivisible? Ecological Engineering 92: 392-395.
32. Moreno-Mateos D, Maris V, Bechet A, and Curran M. 2015. The true loss caused by biodiversity offsets. Biological Conservation 192: 552-559.
31. Moreno-Mateos D, Meli P, Aronson J, and Vara, MI. 2015. Ecosystem response to interventions: Lessons from restored and created wetland ecosystems. Journal of Applied Ecology 53: 1528–1537.
30. Aronson J, Murcia C, Kattan GH, Moreno-Mateos D, Dixon K, Simberloff D. 2014. The road to confusion is paved with novel ecosystem labels: a reply to Hobbs et al. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 29: 646-647.
29. Murcia C, Aronson J, Kattan G, Moreno-Mateos D, Dixon K, Simberloff D. 2014. A ’critique’ to the novel ecosystems concept. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 29: 548-553. Top 8 most downloaded paper from the journal website in the first 2 years after publication.
28. Barbier E, Moreno-Mateos D, Rogers AD, Aronson J, Pendleton L, Van Dover CL, Danovaro R, Henry L- A, Morato T, Ardron J. 2014. Protect the deep sea. Nature 505: 475-477.
27. Donovan B, Moreno Mateos D, Osborne J, Bisaccio D. 2014. Revising the Economic Imperative for STEM Education. PLOS Biology 12: e1001760.
26. Van Dover C, Aronson J, Pendleton L, Smith S, Arnaud-Haond S, Moreno-Mateos D, Barbier E, Billett D, Bowers K, Danovaro R, Edwards A, Kellert S, Morato T, Pollard E, Rogers A, Warner R. 2014. Ecological Restoration in the Deep Sea: Desiderata. Marine Policy 44:98-106.
25. Moreno Mateos D. 2013. Is Embracing Change Our Best Bet? Science 341: 458-459.
24. Abraho R, Causape J, Moreno-Mateos D. Comin, F. 2013. Nitrate and salt water contamination associated with the transition of an agrarian basin into an irrigated area. Water Environment Research 85: 105-112.
23. Moreno-Mateos, D., Power, M.E., Comin, F.A., and Yockteng, R. 2012. Structural and functional loss in restored wetland ecosystems. PLOS Biology 10: e1001247. Featured in Nature, PLOS Biology, and The New York Times.
22. Moreno-Mateos, D., Rey Benayas, J.M., Pérez-Camacho, L., de la Montana, E., and Rebollo, S. 2011. Effects of land use type on the nocturnal birds of a Mediterranean agricultural landscape. Acta Ornithologica 41: 173-182.
21. Rey Benayas, J.M., de la Montaña, E., Pérez Camacho, L., de la Cruz, M., Moreno-Mateos, D., Parejo, J.L., and Suárez Seoane, S. 2010. Inter-annual dynamics and spatial congruence of a nocturnal bird assemblage inhabiting a Mediterranean agricultural mosaic. Ardeola 57: 303-320.
20. Moreno-Mateos, D. and Comín, F.A. 2010. Integrating objectives and scales for planning and implementing wetland restoration in agricultural catchments. Journal of Environmental Management 91: 2087-2095. Featured on the European Commission’s news service Science for Environment Policy Special Issue 32: 1.
19. Moreno-Mateos, D., Mander, Ü., Comín, F.A., and Pedrocchi, C. 2010. Optimal Location of Created and Restored Wetlands in Mediterranean Agricultural Catchments. Water Resources Management 24: 2485-2499.
18. Martín, E., Moreno-Mateos, D., and Pedrocchi, C. 2010. Hydrochemical disturbances in Mediterranean streams affected by agricultural intensification. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 167: 423-435.
17. Moreno-Mateos, D., Pedrocchi, C., and Comín, F.A. 2010. Influences of constructed wetlands on water quality in a semi-arid catchment degraded by intensive agricultural use. Ecological Engineering 36: 631-639.
16. Moreno-Mateos, D., Comín, F.A., Causapé, J., and Pedrocchi, C. 2009. The use of wetlands as buffering systems for nitrate release from irrigated agriculture in a semiarid watershed under land use transformation. Wetlands 29: 1104-1113.
15. Moreno-Mateos, D., Pedrocchi, C., and Comín, F.A. 2009. How wetland features influence on the structure of recent bird communities in irrigated agricultural catchments: design and management implications. Biodiversity and Conservation 18: 811–828.
14. Moreno-Mateos, D., Pedrocchi, C., and Comín, F.A. 2008. Creation of wetlands for the improvement of saline soils degraded by agricultural uses in semi-arid areas. Applied soil ecology 40: 57-66.
13. Moreno-Mateos, D., Mander, Ü., Comín, F.A., Pedrocchi, C., and Uuemaa, E. 2008. Relationships between landscape patterns, wetland characteristics, and runoff water quality in agricultural catchments. Journal of Environmental Quality 37: 2170-2180.
12. Comín, F.A., Moreno, D., and Pedrocchi, C. 2008. Scenarios for the management of aquatic bird communities and wetland restoration after intensive agricultural land use and extensive land use cover changes in semi-arid territories. Internat. Verein. Limnol. 30, Part 4: 657-661.
11. Pedrocchi, C., Moreno-Mateos, D., and Cervantes-Vallejos, J. 2007. Comunidades nidificantes de aves en pastos supraforestales pirenaicos. Su evolución a los largo del año. Pirineos 162: 109-124.
10. Moreno, D., Pedrocchi, C., Comin, F.A. and Cabezas, A. 2007. Creating wetlands for the improvement of water quality and landscape restoration in semi-arid zones degraded by intensive agricultural use. Ecological Engineering 30: 103-111. Most downloaded article from the journal website (April to June 2007).
9. Comín, F. A., Menéndez, M., Pedrocchi, C., Moreno, S., Sorando, R., Cabezas, A., García, M., Rosas, V., Moreno D., González, E., Gallardo, B., Herrera, J. A., and Ciancarelli, C. 2005. Wetland Restoration: Integrating Scientific-Technical, Economic, and Social Perspectives. Ecological Restoration 23: 182-186.

Book Chapters

Publications in broad audience magazines