Laboratory of Computational Ecology

Assessment of forest ground vegetation diversity


  • Khanina, L., Bobrovsky, M., Smirnov, V., Glukhova, E., 2004. ASSESSMENT OF VEGETATION DIVERSITY IN THE NORTH-EASTERN FORESTS OF KOSTROMA REGION. UPSCALING VEGETATION DATA FROM FOREST-STAND TO REGIONAL LEVEL. Internal report on Biodiversity Monitoring Programme of the Russian Academy of Science. Center for Forest Ecology and Productivity of RAS, Moscow. Download: Khanina_2004.ppt (MS PowerPoint, file size 1 Mb)


  • Smirnova, O.V., Bobrovsky, M.V., Khanina, L.G., Smirnov, V.E. 2006. Biodiversity and succession state of old-growth spruce and spruce-fir forests in European Russia // Uspekhi sovremennoj biologii [Progress of modern biology]. 126(1):27-49. In Russian with English resume
  • Bobrovsky, M.V., Khanina, L.G. 2004. Quantitaive assessment of vegetation diversity at a local scale by forest inventory data // Lesovedenie [Forestry]. (3):28-34. (in Russian with English resume)
  • Zaugol-nova, L.B., Khanina, L.G. 2004. Parameters of Russian forest biodiversity monitoring at federal and regional scales // Lesovedenie [Forestry]. (3):3-14. (in Russian with English resume)
  • Smirnova, O.V., Khanina, L.G. et al. Population and phytocoenotic methods of vegetation diversity analysis. 2002. In: Conservation and restoration of biodiversity. Student-book. NUMTc, Moscow. P. 109-194. In Russian.
  • Smirnova, O.V., Zaugol-nova, L.B., Khanina, L.G. et al. Estimation and conservation of biodiversity in the reserves of European Russia. Ed. by L.B.Zaugolnova. M.: Nauchnyj Mir. 196 p. (in Russian).
  • Khanina, L.G., Bobrovsky, M.V., Karjalainen, T., Komarov, A.S. 2000. A review of recent projects on forest biodiversity investigations in Europe including Russia. Internal Report 3 European Forest Institute, Joensuu, Finland. 65 p.
  • Smirnova, O.V., Popadyuk, R.V., Zaugol-nova, L.B., Khanina, L.G. 1997. Assessment of losses of plant species biodiversity on an example of the Reserve "Kaluzhskie zaseki" // Lesovedenie 1:27-42. (In Russian with English resume)