Potential natural vegetation (PNV) estimates which vegetation type could prevail under a actual environmental conditions at a given locaiton. This can support conservation and restoration decisions as well as landscape evaluation. In our research we estimate and further analyse the PNV for the complete territory of Hungary.
2.2 Modelling the potential natural vegetation
Somodi, I. et al. ... (2017) Implementation and application of multiple potential natural vegetation models – a case study of Hungary. Journal of Vegetation Science, in press, available on-line
Somodi, I., N. Lepesi, Z. Botta-Dukát (2017) Prevalence dependence in model goodness measures with special emphasis on true skill statistics. Ecology and Evolution 7(3): 863-872