publications

Refereed publications 

Lumbierres, M., Méndez, P.F., Bustamante, J., Soriguer, R. and Santamaría, L., 2017. Modeling Biomass Production in Seasonal Wetlands Using MODIS NDVI Land Surface Phenology. Remote Sensing, 9, 392. http://www.mdpi.com/2072-4292/9/4/392

Schindler, S., Livoreil, B., Sousa Pinto, I., Araujo, R., Zulka, K.P., Pullin, A.S., Santamaria, L., Kropik, M., Méndez, P.F. and Wrbka, T., 2016. The network Biodiversity Knowledge in practice: Insights from three trial assessments. Biodiversity and Conservation, 25(7), pp.1301-1318.  http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10531-016-1128-4

Méndez, P.F., Isendahl, N., Amezaga, J.M. and Santamaría, L., 2012. Facilitating transitional processes in rigid institutional regimes for water management and wetland conservation - Experience from the Guadalquivir Estuary. Ecology & Society, 17(1), 26. http://dx.doi.org/10.5751/ES-04494-170126 (Erratum: "self-enforcement" should read "self-reinforcement" in every instance)

Santamaría, L. and Méndez, P.F., 2011. Evolution in biodiversity policy – Current gaps and future needs. Evolutionary Applications, 5(2), pp.202-218. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1752-4571.2011.00229.x/pdf

Non-refereed publications

Méndez, P.F., Pulido-Bosch, A., 1998. [The aquifer of Guadix and its hydraulic relationship with the iron mines of Alquife (Granada).] Research Bulletin of the Pedro Suárez Institute, 11, pp.25-45. (In Spanish). Available here: link to publication

In progress

Méndez, P.F., Amezaga, J.M. and Santamaría, L., 2016. Randomness or unpredictability? Modulating contingency in explanations of institutional dynamics in social-ecological systems: The case of Doñana

PhD Thesis

Méndez, P.F., 2014. Facilitating transitions towards adaptive governance and management in estuarine socio-ecosystems: Institutional analysis and action research in the Doñana region. PhD Thesis, University of the Balearic Islands. Available here: link to the thesis

Technical documents

Santamaría, L., Méndez, P.F. and Sousa-Pinto, I., 2013. Adaptive Management of European Kelp Forests. Recommendations of a workshop held in Porto (Portugal) on May 8-9th 2013, in the framework of FP7 Project Biodiversity Knowledge. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.3776.8088. Available here: link to policy brief 

Méndez, P.F., Santamaría, L., Amezaga, J.M. and Hearns, G., 2010. Adaptive strategies for natural resources and ecosystems management in Canada. Opportunities and constraints for implementation in Europe. Technical report prepared for the International Council for Canadian Studies. Available here: link to publication

Méndez, P.F., Basterretxea, G. and Santamaría, L., 2009. [Methodology and expert diagnostic. Chapters 3 and 4.2. in IMEDEA: Urban environmental quality and global change. Strategic guidance on environmental sustainability for the Playa de Palma Project.] (In Spanish). Available here: link to publication

Méndez, P.F., 2009. [Interdisciplinary diagnostic of problems and strategic assessment of the Playa de Palma System.] Technical report prepared for the Mediterranean Institute for Advanced Studies (Spanish Research Council). (In Spanish). Available upon request

Isendahl, N. and Méndez, P.F., 2008. [Water Management uncertainties in the Guadalquivir estuary.] Technical report. NeWater Project. 6th Framework Program EU. (In Spanish). Available here: link to report

Méndez, P.F., Santamaría, L., Amezaga, J., Hearns, G. and Isendahl, N., 2008. [Integration of management and research in the Doñana marshes: Innovative strategies and adaptive Management.] Laboratory of Spatial Ecology, Mediterranean Institute for Advanced Studies. Policy Brief ILSE-NREM-001. (In Spanish). Available here: link to policy brief

Méndez, P.F., 2004. Habitat suitability study for the Bewick's swan (Cygnus columbianus bewickii ssp.) during its wintering stage in the Netherlands. Netherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW). Available here: link to report