Artículos Científicos

100. Lucas-Borja, M.E., Ortega, R., Miralles, I., Plaza-Álvarez, P.A., González-Romero, J., Peña-Molina, E., Moya, D., Zema, D.A., Wagenbrenner, J. , de las Heras, J. 2020. Effects of wildfire and logging on soil functionality in the short-term in Pinus halepensis M. Forests. European Journal of Forest Research, In press

99. Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, Bruno Gianmarco Carrà, João Pedro Nunes, Léonard Bernard-Jannin, Demetrio Antonio Zema, Santo Marcello Zimbone, 2020. Impacts of land use and climate changes on surface runoff in a tropical forest watershed. Hydrological Sciences Journal. In press

98. Manuel López-Vicente, Javier González-Romero, Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja. Forest fire effects on sediment connectivity in headwater sub-catchments: Evaluation of indices performance. Science of The Total Environment, in press.

97. Mehran Gholami, Zahed Sharifi, Zahra Karami, Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, 2020. The potential impacts of soil sampling on erosion. International journal of Environmental Science and Technology, in press.

96. Miralles, R. Soria, M.E. Lucas-Borja, M. Soriano, R. Ortega, 2020. Effect of biocrusts on bacterial community composition at different soil depths in Mediterranean semi-arid ecosystems. Science of The Total Environment, in press.

95. Demetrio Zema, Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, Lidia Fotia, Domenico Rosaci, Guissepe Sarne, Marcelo Zimbone, 2020. Predicting the hydrological response of a forest after wildfire and soil treatments using an Artificial Neural Network. Computers and Electronics in Agriculture, in press 

94. Valentín Badillo, Antonio Tortosa, Rocio Soria, Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, 2020. Description of Post-fire restoration management guidelines in the Sierras de Cazorla, Segura y las Villas Nature Park (Jaén). Revista Montes (in press).

93. Misagh Parhizkar, Mahmood Shabanpour, Mohammadreza Khaledian, Artemio Cerdà, Calvin W. Rose, Hossein Asadi, Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, Demetrio Antonio Zema, 2020. Assessing and Modeling Soil Detachment Capacity by Overland Flow in Forest and Woodland of Northern Iran. Forests, forests-664217 in press

92. Demetrio Zema; João Pedro Nunes; Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, 2019.  Improvement of seasonal runoff and soil loss predictions by the MMF (Morgan-Morgan-Finney) model after wildfire and soil treatment in Mediterranean forest ecosystems. Catena, in press

91. youxin Shen; Yu Yang; Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja; Fajun Chen; Qiaoqiao Chen; Yingyin Tang, 2019. Change of soil K, N and P following forest restoration in rock outcrop rich karst área. Catena, in press.

90. Jesus Rodrigo-Comino, Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, László Bertalan, Artemi Cerdá, 2019. Integrating in situ measures in an index of connectivity to assess soil erosion processes in vineyards. Hydrological Sciences Journal, in press

89. Weixin Zhang, Yang Yu, Xiuqin Wu, Paulo Pereira, Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, 2019. Integrating preferences and social values for ecosystem services in local ecological management: A framework applied in Xiaojiang Basin Yunnan province, China. Land Use Policy, in press.

88. Lucas-Borja, M.E.; Plaza-Álvarez, P.A.; Miralles, I.; Ortega, R;  Gonzalez-Romero, J.; Sagra, J.;  Moya, D.; Zema, D.; Heras, J. 2019. Short-term changes in soil functionality after wildfire and straw mulching in a Pinus halepensis M. forest. Forest Ecology and Management, in press

87. Mahmood Shabanpour, Maedeh Daneshyar, Misagh Parhizkar, Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, Demetrio Zema, 2019. Influence of crops on soil properties in agricultural lands of northern Iran. Science of the Total Environment, in press

86. Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, Manuel Delgado-Baquerizo, 2019. Plant diversity and soil stoichiometry regulates the changes in multifunctionality during pine temperate forest secondary succession. Science of the Total Environment, in press

85. Lucas-Borja, M.E.; Miralles, I.; Ortega, R; Plaza-Álvarez, P.A.; Gonzalez-Romero, J.; Sagra, J.; Soriano-Rodríguez, M.; Certini, G.; Moya, D.; Heras, J. 2019. Immediate fire-induced changes in soil microbial community composition in an outdoor experimental controlled system. Science of the Total Environment, in press.

84. Gómez-Sanchez, E., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Plaza-Alvarez, P.A., González-Romero, J., Sagra, J., Moya, D., De las Heras, J., 2019. Effects of postfire hillslope stabilisation techniques on chemical, physico-chemical and microbiological soil properties in Mediterranean forest ecosystems. Journal of Environmental Management, in press.

83. Naseer A Abbasi, Xiangzhou Xu, Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, Weiqin Dang, Bin Liu, 2019. The use of check dams in watershed management projects: examples from around the world. Science of the Total Environment, in press.

82. Zema, D., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Zimbone, S.M., Tamburino, V., Andiloro, S. 2019. Short-term effects of olive mill wastewater application on the hydrological and physico-chemical properties of a loamy soil. Agricultural Water Management, in press.

81. Lucas-Borja, M.E., Plaza-Alvarez, P.A., González-Romero, J., Sagra, J., Alfaro-Sanchez, R., Moya. D., de las Heras, J. 2019. Short-term effects of prescribed burning in Mediterranean pine plantations on surface runoff, soil erosion and water quality of runoff. Science of the Total Environment, in press.

80. Sagra, J., Moya, D., Plaza-Alvarez, P.A., González-Romero, J., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Alfaro-Sanchez, R., de las Heras, J., Ferrandiz, P. 2019. Prescribed fire effects on early recruitment of Mediterranean pine species depend on fire exposure and seed provenance. Forest Ecology and Management, in press

79. González-Romero, J., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Plaza-Alvarez, P.A., Sagra, J., Moya, D., de las Heras, J. , 2019. Short-term effects of postfire check-dam construction on ephemeral stream vegetation in a semiarid climate of SE Spain. The Science of the Total Environment, in press.

78. Lucas-Borja, M.E., Zema, D., Plaza-Alvarez, P.A., Zupanc, V., Baartman, J., Sagra, J., González-Romero, J., Moya, D., de las Heras, J. , 2019. Effects of farmland abandonment on soil water repellency and hydraulic conductivity in Southern Spain . Water, in press.

77. Moya, D., González-De Vega, S., Lozano, E., García-Orenes, F., Mataix-Solera, J., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Heras, J. , 2019. The burn severity and plant recovery relationship affects the biological and chemical soil properties of Pinus halepensis Mill. stands in the short and mid-terms after wildfire . Journal Environmental Management, in press.

76. Giuseppe Bombino, Demetrio Antonio Zema, Pietro Denisi, Manuel E. Lucas-Borja, Antonino Labate, Santo M Zimbone, 2018. Assessment of riparian vegetation characteristics in Mediterranean headwaters regulated by check dams using multivariate statistical techniques. Science of the Total Environment, in press.

75. Plaza-Álvarez, P.A, Lucas-Borja, M.E., Sagra, J., Zema, D., González-Romero, J., Moya, D., de las Heras, J., 2018. Changes in soil hydraulic conductivity after prescribed fires in Mediterranean pine forests. Journal of Environmental Management, in press.

74. Lucas-Borja, M.E., González-Romero, J., Plaza-Álvarez, P.A, Sagra, J., Gómez M.E., Moya, D., Cerdà, A., de las Heras, J., 2018. The impact of straw mulching and salvage logging on post-fire runoff and soil erosion generation under Mediterranean climate conditions. The Science of the Total Environment, 654: 441-451.

73. Pedro Tardos, Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, Mario Beltran, Thierry Onkelinx, Míriam Piqué, 2018. Composite low thinning and slash burning treatment enhances initial Spanish black pine seedling recruitment. Forest Ecology and Management, 433:1-12.

72. Francisco Javier Tranque Pascual, Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, A. Iglesias Ranz, José Climent, 2018.. Avanzando en la conservación ex situ de los recursos genéticos de Pinus nigra subsp. salzmannii de la Sierra de Gredos. Revista Montes, 133: 23-29.

71. Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, Javier Hedo, Yu Yang, Youxin Shen, David Candel-Pérez, 2018.. Nutrient, metal contents and microbiological properties of litter and soil along a tree age gradient in Mediterranean forest ecosystems. Science of the Total Environment, 650: 749-758.

70. Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, Demetrio Zema, Marco Daniel Hinojosa Guzman, Yu Yang, Alejandro Cruz Hernandez, Xu Xiangzhou, Gianmarco B. Carra, Mary Nichols, Artemi Cerdá, 2018. Exploring the influence of vegetation cover, sediment storage capacity and channel dimensions on stone check dam conditions and effectiveness in a large regulated river in México. Ecological Engeneering, 122: 39-47.

69. Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, Demetrio Zema, Gianmarco B. Carra, Artemi Cerdá, Pedro A. Plaza-Alvarez, Javier Sagra, Javier González-Romero, Daniel Moya, Jorge de las Heras, 2018. Short-term changes in infiltration between straw mulched and non-mulched soils after wildfire in Mediterranean forest ecosystems. Ecological Engeneering, 112: 27-31.

68. Pedro A. Plaza-Alvarez, Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, Javier Sagra, Daniel Moya, Raquel Alfaro-Sanchez, Javier Gonzalez-Romero, Jorge de las Heras, 2018. Changes in soil water repellency after prescribed burnings in three different Mediterranean forest ecosystems. Science of the Total Environment, 644: 247-255.

67. Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, Aleix Calsamiglia, Josep Fortesa, Julián García-Comendador, Elena Lozano Guardiola, Fuensanta García-Orenes, Jorge Gago, Joan Estrany, 2018.. The role of wildfire on soil quality in abandoned terraces of three Mediterranean micro-catchments. Catena, 170, 246–256.

66. Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, Pedro A. Tiscar-Oliver, Pedro A. Plaza-Alvarez, Javier Sagra Cózar, Javier Gonzalez-Romero, Daniel Moya, Jorge de las Heras, 2018. Prescribed burning lowers the initial recruitment rates of three pine species that inhabit a mid-altitude Mediterranean mountain. Forest Ecology and Management, 427, 325–332.

65. Javier Gonzalez-Romero, Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, Pedro Antonio Plaza-Alvarez, Javier Sagra, Daniel Moya, Jorge de las Heras, 2018. Temporal effects of post-fire check dam construction on soil functionality in SE Spain. Science of the Total Environment, 636C, 737-750. Doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.04.339.

64. Demetrio Antonio Zema,Giuseppe Bombino, Pietro Denisi, Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja,Santo M Zimbone, 2018. Evaluating the effects of check dams on channel geometry, bed sediment size and riparian vegetation in Mediterranean mountain torrents. Science of the Total Environment, 636C, 737-750. Doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.04.339.

63. Daniel Moya, Sonsoles González-De Vega, Fuensanta García-Orenes, Alicia Morugán-Coronado, Victoria Arcenegui, Jorge Mataix-Solera, Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, Jorge de las Heras, 2018. Temporal characterisation of soil-plant natural recovery related to fire severity in burned Pinus halepensis Mill. Forests. Science of the Total Environment, 636C, 737-750. Doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.04.339.

62. Javier Sagra; Pablo Ferrandis; Pedro Antonio Plaza-Álvarez;Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja; Javier González-Romero; Raquel Alfaro-Sánchez; Jorge De Las Heras; Daniel Moya 2018. Regeneration of Pinus pinaster Aiton after prescribed fires: response to burn timing and biogeographical seed provenance across a climatic gradient. Science of the Total Environment, 637–638, 1550–1558.

61.-Zema,D.; Lucas-Borja, M.E.; Gianmarco Carra, B.; Denisi, P.; Rodrigues, V.A.; Ranzini, M.; Soriano Arcova, F.S.; de Cicco, V.; Zimbone, S.M. 2018. Simulating the hydrological response of a small tropical forest watershed (Mata Atlantica, Brazil) by the ANNAGNPS model. Science of the Total Environment, 636C, 737-750. Doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.04.339.

60.- Vacchiano, G., Ascoli, D., Berzaghi, F., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Caignard, T., Collalti, A., Mairota, P., Palaghianu, C., Reyer, C.P., Sanders, T., Schermer, E., Wohlgemuth, T., Hacket-Pain, A. 2018. Reproducing reproduction: how to simulate mast seeding in Forest models. Ecological Modelling, DOI: 10.1007/s11056-018-9626-8.

59.- Lucas-Borja, M.E., Vacchiano, G. 2018. Interactions between climate, growth and seed production in Spanish black pine (Pinus nigra Arn. ssp salzmannii) forests in Cuenca Mountains (Spain). New Forest, DOI: 10.1007/s11056-018-9626-8.

58.- Tiscar Oliver, P.A., Candel-Pérez, D., Lucas-Borja, M.E. 2018. Lack of local adaptation to the establishment conditions limits assisted migration to adapt drought-prone Pinus nigra populations to climate change. Forest Ecology and Management, DOI: 10.1038/s41467-017-02319-0.

TOP PAPER! 57.- Madrigal-González, J., Ballesteros-Cánovas, J.A., Herrero, A., Ruiz-Benito, P., Stoffel, M., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Andivia, E., Sancho-García, C., Zavala, M.A. 2017. Forest productivity in Southwestern Europe is controlled by coupled North Atlantic and Atlantic multidecadal oscillations. Nature Communications, DOI: 10.1038/s41467-017-02319-0.

56.- Ferreira Marmontel, C.V., Lucas-Borja, ME., Rodrigues, V.A., Zema, D. 2017. Effects of land use and sampling distance on water quality in tropical headwater springs (Pimenta creek, São Paulo State, Brazil). Science of total Environment, DOI:10.1002/ldr.2840

55.- Calsamiglia, A., Fortesa, J., García-Comendador, J., Lucas-Borja, ME., Calvo-Cases, A., Estrany, J. 2017. Spatial patterns of sediment connectivity in terraced lands: anthropogenic controls of catchment sensitivity. Land Degradation and Development, DOI:10.1002/ldr.2840

54.-Rodrigues, V., Estrany, J., Ranzini, M., de Cicco, V., Tarjuelo Martín-Benito, J.M., Hedo, J., Lucas-Borja, M.E. 2017. Effects of land use and seasonality on stream water quality in a small tropical catchment: the headwater of Córrego Água Limpa, São Paulo (Brazil). Science of Total Environment, doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.10.028.

53.-Calsamiglia, A., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Fortesa, J., García-Comendador, J., Estrany, J. 2017. Changes in soil quality and hydrological connectivity caused by the abandonment of terraces in a Mediterranean burned catchment. Forests 2017, 8(9), 333; doi:10.3390/f8090333.

52.-Calama R., Manso R., Lucas-Borja M.E., Espelta J.M., Piqué M., Bravo F., Del Peso, C., Pardos M. 2017. Natural regeneration in Iberian pines: A review of dynamic processes and proposals for management. Forest Systems, Vol 26 (2): 2. DOI: 10.5424/fs/2017262-11255.

51.-Plaza-Álvarez, P.A.; Lucas-Borja, M.E.; Sagra, J.; Moya, D.; Fontúrbel Lliteras, M.T.; De Las Heras, J. 2017. Soil respiration changes after prescribed fires in Spanish black pine (Pinus nigra Arn. ssp salzmannii) monospecific and mixed forest stands. Forest, 400: 447.

50.-Sagra, J.; Moya, D.; Plaza-Álvarez, P.A., Lucas-Borja, M.E.; Alfaro-Sánchez, R.; De Las Heras, J.; Ferrandis, P. 2017. Predation on Early Recruitment in Mediterranean Forests after Prescribed Fires. Forest, 8, 243; doi:10.3390/f8070243

49.-Cerdá, A.; Lucas-Borja, M.E.; Úbeda, X., Martínez-Murillo, J.F.; Keesstra, S. 2017. Pinus halepensis M. versus Quercus ilex subsp. Rotundifolia L. runoff and soil erosion at pedon scale under natural rainfall in Eastern Spain three decades after a forest fire. Forest Ecology and Management, 400: 447–456.

48.-Lucas-Borja, M.E.; Candel-Pérez, D.; Onkelinx, T.; Fule, P.Z.; Moya, D.; de las Heras, J.; Tíscar, P.A. 2017. Seed Origin and Protection Are Important Factors Affecting Post-Fire Initial Recruitment in Pine Forest Areas. Forest, 8(6), 185; doi:10.3390/f8060185.

47.-Lucas-Borja, Manuel Esteban; Candel-Pérez, David; Tiscar Oliver, Pedro Antonio; Prevosto, Bernard; Hedo, Javier 2017. Pinus nigra Arn. ssp salzmannii early recruitment and initial seedling growth in warmer and drier locations: the role of seed and soil provenance. Plant Ecology, DOI: 10.1007/s11258-017-0727-9.

46.-Lucas-Borja, M.E., Candel-Pérez, D., Onkelinx, T., Fule Z. P., Moya, D., Gómez, R., de Las Heras, J., 2017. Early Mediterranean pine recruitment in burned and unburned Pinus Nigra Arn. ssp Salzmannii stands of central Spain: influence of species identity, provenances and post-dispersal predation. Forest Ecology and Management, DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2017.01.026.

45.-Tiscar, P.A., Candel-Pérez, D., Estrany, J., Balandier, P., Gómez, R., Lucas-Borja, M.E., 2017. Regeneration of three pine species in a Mediterranean forest: a study to test predictions from species distribution models under changing climates. Science of Total Environment, 10.1016/ j.scitotenv.2017.01.150.

44.-Fontalba-Navas, A., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Gil-Aguilar, V., Arrebola, J.P., Pena-Andreu, J.M., Pérez, J., 2017. Incidence and Risk Factors for Post-traumatic Stress Disorder in a Population Affected by a Severe Flood. Public Health. doi: 10.1016/ j.puhe. 2016.12.015.

43.-Rodrigues, V.A., Tarjuelo, J.M., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Ruiz Canales, A., Sanchez-Román, R.M., 2016. Interceptação da precipitação pelas copas em Pinus halepensis Mill – Albacete – Espanha. IRRIGA, 21(4), 736-749.

42.- Lucas-Borja M.E., 2016. Climate Change and Initial Seedling Recruitment in Mediterranean Forest: The Role of Seed Origin. Forest Res 2016, 5:3. DOI: 10.4172/2168-9776.1000e124

41.- Lucas-Borja M.E., Madrigal J., Candel-Pérez D., Jimenez E., Moya Navarro D., De las Heras J., Guijarro M., Fernandez C., Vega J.A., Hernando C., 2016. Effects of prescribed burning, soil preparation and seed predation on natural regeneration of Spanish black pine (Pinus nigra Arn. ssp. salzmannii) in pure and mixed forest stands. Forest Ecology and Management, 378: 24–30.

40.- Lucas-Borja, M.E., Hedo de Santiago, J., Candel-Pérez, D., Cerdá, A., Viñegla, B., 2016. Unravelling the importance of forest age stand and forest structure driving microbiological soil properties, enzymatic activities and soil nutrients content in Mediterranean Spanish Black Pine (Pinus nigra Ar. ssp. salzmannii) Forest. Science of Total Environment. 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.03.160.

39.- Lucas-Borja, ME; Candel-Perez, García-Morote, F.A., Onkelinx, T., Balandier, P. 2016. Pinus nigra Arn. ssp salzmannii seedling recruitment is affected by stand basal area, shrub cover, and climate interactions. Annals of Forest Science, DOI 10.10007/s13595-016-0550-9.

38.-Tíscar Oliver, P.A. y Lucas-Borja, M.E. 2016. Structure of old-growth and managed stands and growth of old trees in a Mediterranean Pinus nigra forest in southern Spain. Forestry, doi:10.1093/forestry/cpw002

37.-Lucas-Borja, M.E.; Arazhem, O.; Candel-Pérez, D.; Moya, D.; Fonseca, T.; Hernández Tecles, E.; De las Heras, J.; Gómez-Gómez, L. 2016. Evaluation of fire recurrence effect on genetic diversity in maritime pine (Pinus pinaster Ait.) stands using inter-simple sequence repeat profiles. Science of the Total Environment, 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016. 01.105

36.- Gois Olivera, F., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Deraphim, O.J., 2015. Caracterizaçao fisiográfica da bacia hidrográfica do ribeirao Lavapés. Global Science and Technology, 8(2); 110-117.

35.- Gois Olivera, F., Deraphim, O.J., Lucas-Borja, M.E., 2015. Estimativa de perdas de solo e do potencial natural de erosao da bacia de contribuiçao da microcentral hidreléctrica do lageado, Botocatu, Sao Paulo (Brasil). Energia na Agricultura 30(3); 302-309.

34.- Gois Olivera, F., Deraphim, O.J., Lucas-Borja, M.E., 2015. Estimativa de vazão do ribeirão lavapés na área de contribuição da microcentral hidrelétrica lageado em Botucatu/sp (Brazil). Irriga, 20(2): 363-370.

33.- Lucas-Borja, M.E. 2015. The use of microbiological soil properties as indicators of soil status in forestry. Forest Res, 4:2. Doi: 10.4172/2168-9776.1000e117

32.- Hedo, J., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Wic, B., Andrés Abellán, M., De las Heras, J., 2015. Experimental site and season over-control the effect of Pinus halepensis in microbial properties of soil under semiarid and dry conditions. Journal of Arid Environments. Doi: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2015.01.014

31.- Hedo, J., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Wic, B., Andrés Abellán, M., De las Heras, J., 2014. Soil microbiological properties and enzymatic activities of long-term post-fire recovery in dry and semiarid Aleppo pine (Pinus halepensis M.) forest stands. Solid Earth Discuss, 5, 1–26.

30.- Hedo, J., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Wic, B., Andrés Abellán, M., De las Heras, J., 2014. Effects of thinning and induced drought on mocrobiological soil properties and plant species diversity ar dry and semiarid locations. Land Degradation and Development. Doi: 10.1002/ldr.2361

29.- Lawrence N. Hudson, Tim Newbold, Sara Contu, Samantha L. L. Hill, Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, Victor H. Luja. et al., 2014. The PREDICTS database: a global database of how local terrestrial biodiversity responds to human impacts. Ecology and Evolution, 1-35. Doi:10.1002/ece3.1

28.-Hedo, J., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Wic, B., Andrés Abellán, M., De las Heras, J., 2014. Soil respiration, microbial biomass and ratios (metabolic quotient and mbc/toc) as quality soil indicators in burnt and unburnt Aleppo pine forest soils. Journal of Forests, 1(2): 20-28

27.- Lucas-Borja, M.E. 2014. Forest Management and Climate Changing Conditions: Some Insight fromPinus nigra Arn. Ssp. Salzmannii Cuenca Mountains Forest. Forest Res, 3:4 (

26.- Lucas-Borja, M.E. 2014. Evaluating Pinus nigra Arn. Ssp Salzmannii (Dunal Franco) Initial Seedling Growth in Different Mediterranean Mountain Areas. Forest Res, 3:4 (

25.- García-Morote, F.A., López-Serrano, F.R., Martínez-García, E., Andrés-Abellán, M, Dadi, T., Rubio, E., Candel-Pérez, D., Lucas-Borja, M.E. 2014. Stem Biomass Production of Paulownia elongata × P. fortunei under Low Irrigation in a Semi-Arid Environment. Forests 2014, 5(10), 2505-2520; doi:10.3390/f5102505

24.- López-Serrano, F.R., Martínez-García, E., Dadi, T., Rubio, E., García-Morote, F.A., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Andrés-Abellán, M, 2014. Biomass growth simulations in a natural mixed forest stand under different thinning intensities by 3-PG process-based model.  European Journal of Forest Research. DOI: 10.1007/s10342-014-0841-3

23.- Lucas-Borja, M. E. 2014. Climate Change and Forest Natural Regeneration in Mediterranean Mountain Areas. Forest Res 3: e108. doi:10.4172/2168- 9776.1000e108.

22.- Wic Baena, C., Andrés-Abellán, M., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Martínez-García, E., García-Morote, F.A., Rubio, E., López-Serrano, F.R. 2013. Thinning and recovery effects on soil properties in two sites of a Mediterranean forest, in Cuenca Mountain (South-eastern of Spain). Forest Ecology and Management 308, 223–230.

21.- Candel-Pérez, D., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Linares, J.C., 2012. Predicciones del crecimiento en poblaciones de pino laricio (Pinus nigra Arn. ssp salzmannii) bajo diferentes escenarios futuros de cambio climático. Ecosistemas, Doi.: 10.7818/ECOS2012.000.

20.- Lucas Borja, M. E., Fonseca Fidalgo, T., Linares, Juan Carlos, García-Morote, F. A., López-Serrano, F.R. 2012. Does the recruitment pattern of Spanish black pine (Pinus nigra Arn ssp. salzmannii) change the regeneration niche over the early life cycle of individuals? Forest Ecology and Management, 284: 93–99.

19.- Lucas Borja, M. E., Fonseca Fidalgo, T., Lousada, J.L., Silva-santos, P., Martínez García, E., Andrés Abellán, M., 2012. Natural regeneration of Spanish black pine (Pinus nigra Arn. ssp. salzmannii (Dunal) Franco) at contrasting altitudes in a Mediterranean mountain area. Ecological Research 27(5): 913-921.

18.- F. A. García-morote, F.R. López-Serrano, M. Andrés, E. Martínez-García, M.E. Lucas-Borja, T. Dadi, D. Candel, C. Wic, 2012. Effects of woodland maturity, vegetation cover and season on enzymatic and microbial activity in thermophilic Spanish Juniper woodlands (Juniperus thurifera L.) of Southern Spain. European Journal of Soil Science (DOI: 10.1007/s11104-011-1072-8)

17.- Rubio-Moraga, A., Candel-perez, D., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Tiscar, Pedro A., Viñegla, B., Linares, J.C., Gómez-Gómez, L., Ahrazem. O., 2012. Genetic diversity of Pinus nigra Arn. populations in Southern Spain and Northern Morocco revealed by inter-simple sequence repeat profiles. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 13, 5645-5658 doi:10.3390/ijms13055645.

16.- Lucas Borja, M.E., 2012. Spanish black pine natural regeneration in forests in Mediterranean mountains areas: some conclusions from 10 years of research. CCFG Newsletter Spring 2012, 15-18.

15.- Lucas Borja, M.E., Candel-Pérez, D., López Serrano, F.R., Andrés Abellán, M., Bastida, F., 2012. Altitude-related factors but not Pinus community exerts a dominant role over chemical and microbiological properties of a Mediterranean humid soil. European Journal of Soil Science 63, 541-549.

14.- Candel-Pérez, D., Linares, J.C., Viñegla, B., Lucas Borja, M.E. 2012. Assessing climate-growth relationships under contrasting stands of co-occurring Iberian pines along an altitudinal gradient. Forest Ecology and Management (10.1016/j.foreco.2012. 02.010)

13.- Tiscar Oliver, P.A., Lucas Borja, M.E., Candel Pérez, D., 2011. Changes in the structure and composition of two Pinus nigra subsp. salzmannii forests during a century of planned management. Forest Systems, 20(3): 525-535.

12.- Lucas Borja, M.E., Candel, D., Jindo, K., Moreno, J.L., Andrés, M., Bastida, F., 2011. Soil microbial community structure and activity in monospecific and mixed forest stands, under Mediterranean humid conditions. Plant and Soil, 354:359– 370 (DOI: 10.1007/s11104-011-1072-8)

11.- Lucas Borja, M.E., Wic-Baena, C., Moreno, J.L., Dadi, T., García, C., Andrés Abellán, M., 2011. Microbial activity in soils under fast-growing Paulownia (Paulownia elongata x fortunei) plantations in Mediterranean areas. Applied Soil Ecology, 10.1016/j.apsoil.2011.08.011

10.- Andrés Abellán, M., Wic Baena, C., García Morote, F.A., Picazo Córdoba, M.I., Candel Pérez, D., Lucas Borja, M.E., 2011. Influence of the soil storage method on soil enzymatic activities in a pinus pinaster and quercus ilex forest stands. Forest Systems, 20(3), 1-11

9.- Lucas Borja, M.E., Fonseca, T., Parresol, B., Silva-Santos, P., García-Morote, F.A., Tíscar-Oliver, P.A., 2011. Modelling Spanish black pine seedling emergence: Establishing management strategies for endangered forest areas. Forest Ecology and Management, 262, 195-202.

8.- Tíscar Oliver, P.A., Lucas-Borja, M.E., 2010. Seed mass variation, germination time and seedling performance in a population of Pinus nigra subsp. Salzamannii. Forest Systems; 19 (3), 344-353

7.- Lucas Borja, M.E., Silva-Santos, P., Fonseca, T., Tíscar Oliver, P.A., López Serrano, F.R., Andrés Abellán, M., Martínez García E., Del Cerro Barja, A., 2009. Modelling Spanish black pine postdispersal seed predation in Central-eastern Spain. Forest Systems 2010, 19(3), 393-403

6.- Lucas Borja, M.E., Bastida, F., Nicolás, C., Moreno, J.L., Del Cerro, A., Andrés Abellán, M., 2010. Influence of forest cover and herbaceous vegetation on the microbiological and biochemical properties of soil under Mediterranean humid climate. European Journal of Soil Biology 46, 273-279.

5.- Lucas Borja, M.E., Bastida, F., Moreno, J.L., Nicolas, C., Andres, M., Lopez, F.R., Del Cerro, A., 2010. The effects of human trampling on the microbiological properties of soil and vegetation in Mediterranean Mountain areas. Land Degradation and Development 22, 383–394.

FIRST INTERNARIONAL PUBLISHED PAPER: 4.- Del Cerro Barja, A., Lucas Borja, M.E., Martínez García, E., Navarro López, R., Andrés Abellán, M., López Serrano, F.A. 2009. The Influence of Stand density and Soil Treatment on the Spanish Black Pine (Pinus nigra Arn. ssp. Salzmannii) regeneration in Spain. INIA: Sist. Recur. Forest. 18 (2): 167-180

3.- Del Cerro Barja, A., Navarro López, R., Lucas Borja, M.E., 2005. Efectos que sobre la germinación y la supervivencia de las plántulas de Pinus nigra Arn. tienen diferentes tratamientos del suelo y grado de protección en los montes de la serranía de Cuenca. MONTES, 2º Trimestre 2006, número 84 pág. 33-39.

2.- Lucas Borja, M.E., 2005. Evolución de la agricultura y el papel de los sistemas forestales en relación con el desarrollo de las áreas rurales. MONTES, nº 33, 11-22.

1.- Lucas Borja, M.E., Ortiz Miranda, D., 2004. Desarrollo rural y el programa de reforestación de tierras agrarias en la provincia de Albacete. FORESTA, nº 29, 36-41.

Libros y capítulos de libro.

20. – Lucas-Borja M.E. et al. (2020) Influence of Site and Check Dam Characteristics on Sediment Retention and Structure Conservation in a Mexican River. In: Coppola A., Di Renzo G., Altieri G., D’Antonio P. (eds) Innovative Biosystems Engineering for Sustainable Agriculture, Forestry and Food Production. MID-TERM AIIA 2019. Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering, vol 67. Springer, Cham

19.- Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, Demetrio Antonio Zema, Giuseppe Bombino, Pietro Denisi, Antonino Labate, Yang Yu, Xu Xiangzhou, Bruno Gianmarco Carrà, Mary Nichols, Artemi Cerdà, Santo Marcello Zimbone, 2020. Influence of site and check dam characteristics on sediment retention and structure conservation in a Mexican river. Book title: Innovative Biosystems Engineering for Sustainable Agriculture, Forestry and Food Production. Publisher: Springer

18.Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, Demetrio Zema, Yang Yu., 2019. Tools for soil management and restoration: Strategies, practices and future challenges. Nova Science Publishers, New York. ISBN: 978-1-53615-908-0.

17.- Daniel Moya, Javier Madrigal, Teresa Fontúrbel, Eva Marino, Carmen Hernando, Mercedes Guijarro, Cristina Fernández, Enrique Jiménez, Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, Jose Antonio Vega and Jorge de las Heras. 2018. Fire severity assessments in both the laboratory and the field. In Paulo Pereira, Jorge Mataix-Solera, Xavier Úbeda, Guillermo Rein, Artemi Cerdà (Eds) 2018, Fire Effects on Soil Properties, CSIRO Publishing, ISBN: 9781486308132, 400 pp.

16.- Gómez-Sánchez, E.; de las Heras, J.; Lucas-Borja, M.E.; Moya, D. 2017. Ajuste de metodologías para evaluar severidad de quemado en zonas semiáridas (SE peninsular): incendio Donceles 2012. Asociación Española de Teledetección, 49, 103-113. ISSN 1133-0953, EISSN 1988-8740,

15.- Lucas-Borja, M.E., 2015. Soil Management: Technological Systems, Practices and Ecological Implications. Nova Science Publishers, New York (USA). 202 pp. ISBN: 978-1-63483-274-8

14.-Lucas-Borja, M.E, Candel-Pérez, D., Molero, J, Martínez-García, E., Dadi, T., Rubio, E., García-Morote, F.A., Andrés-Abellán, M., López-Serrano, F. 2014. La regeneración natural de los pinares de pino laricio (Pinus nigra Arn. ssp. salzmannii (Dunal) Franco) en la Serranía de Cuenca: un problema para la gestión sostenible. V Reunión del Grupo de Trabajo de Selvicultura: Regeneración natural y cambio global. Cuad. Soc. Esp. Cienc. For. 40: 131-140

13.- Lac, S. and Lucas-Borja, M.E., 2013. The potential for Carbon sequestration in carbon depleted areas of the boreal zones ecozone through Agroforestry block plantation. In; Ren, H., 2013. Plantations; Biodiversity, Carbon Sequestration and Restoration. Nova Science Publishers, Inc. ISBN: 978-1-62808-135-0. 238 pp

12.-Candel-Pérez, D., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Botella, O., Monreal, J.A.., Rubio, A., Ahrazem, O., Gómez, M.L., 2013. Forest Management of European Interesting Habitats under the New Context of Climate Change: The Case of Spanish Black Pine Forests. En: Lucas-Borja, Manuel Esteban (Ed) 2013. Forest Management of Mediterranean Forests under the New Context of Climate Change: Building Alternatives for the Coming Future. Nova Science Publishers, Inc. ISBN: 978-1-62417-868-9. 210 pp

11.- Lucas-Borja, Manuel Esteban (Ed) 2013. Forest Management of Mediterranean Forests under the New Context of Climate Change: Building Alternatives for the Coming Future. Nova Science Publishers, Inc. ISBN: 978-1-62417-868-9. 210 pp

10.- Lucas-Borja, Manuel Esteban 2012. Is post-dispersal seed predation a problem for Spanish black pine (Pinus nigra Arn. Ssp salzmannii) natural regeneration in Cuenca Mountains (Spain)? In: Lucas-Borja, Manuel Esteban (Ed.) 2012. Endangered Species: Habitat, Protection and Ecological Significance. Nova Science Publishers, Inc ISBN 978-1-62257-532-9. pp 1-12

9.-Lucas-Borja, Manuel Esteban (Ed.) 2012. Endangered Species: Habitat, Protection and Ecological Significance. Nova Science Publishers, Inc ISBN 978-1-62257-532-9. pp 120

8.- Lucas-Borja, Manuel Esteban, Eduardo Martínez García, Francisco Ramón López Serrano, Manuela Andrés Abellán, Francisco Antonio García Morote, David Candel Pérez, 2011. El cultivo forestal de Paulownia spp.; Primeros resultados de su aplicación en Castilla La Mancha. Editorial Académica Española, España. ISBN: 978-3-8454-9111-0, 79 pp.

7.- Matteo Campioli, Sanna Härkönen, Fabio Lombardi, Manuel Esteban Lucas-Borja, Darío Martín-Benito, César Pérez-Cruzado, Tarmo Räty, Zuzana Sitkova. Role of the forestry research on fighting climate change, en Lier, M (Ed), Fighting climate change: adapting forest policy and forest management in Europe.Working group report, Joensuu Forestry Networking Week. European Forest Research Institute. ISSN 1795-150X

6.- Lucas-Borja, Manuel Esteban, Fonseca, Teresa; Silva-Santos, Pedro, 2011. Natural regeneration of Pinus nigra arn spp salzmannii forest in Cuenca Mountains (Spain): a problem for sustainable forest management. Forestry: Research, Practice and Policies, Nova Science Publishers, Inc ISBN 978-1-61324-493-7

5.- Lucas-Borja, Manuel Esteban, 2011. Spanish black pine (Pinus nigra Arn. ssp salzmannii) seedling growth under different soils treatments: Implications for their forest management in Mediterranean areas. Pine Forests: Types, Threats and Management, Nova Science Publishers, Inc ISBN 978-1-61324-493-7

4.- Lucas Borja, Manuel Esteban;  Del Cerro Barja, Antonio; López Serrano, Francisco Ramón;  Andrés Abellán, Manuela; López Serrano, Francisco Ramón; Garcia Morote, Antonio, 2008. La ordenación por rodales para el monte Los Palancares y Agregados (CU) como modelo de gestión forestal sostenible. Cuadernos de la Sociedad Española de Ciencias Forestales 27; 49-54. (ISSN: 1575-2410; ISBN: 978-84-936854-0-9)

3.- Lucas Borja, Manuel Esteban, 2009. Natural regeneration of pinus nigra arn spp salzmannii forest in Cuenca Mountains (Spain): a problem for sustainable forest managemnet. IUFRO. (

2.- Lucas Borja, Manuel Esteban 2007. Impacto ambiental sobre la vegetación y el suelo; Primera aproximación en el caso del monumento natural “Los Palancares y Tierra Muerta” (Cuenca). Fundación Abertis ISBN- 978-84-690-8484-7

1.- Lucas Borja, Manuel Esteban; Del Cerro Barja, Antonio 2007.  El Pinus nigra Arn. en la Serranía de Cuenca; Estudios sobre su regeneración natural y bases para su gestión forestal. Junta de Comunidades de Castilla La Mancha. ISBN- 978-84-7788-467-5