João Pedro Nunes

Past Publications

All Publications Without cE3c Affiliation


31) Sil A., Rodrigues A.P., Carvalho-Santos C., Nunes J.P., Honrado J., Alonso J., Marta-Pedroso C., Azevedo J. 2016. Trade-offs and synergies between provisioning and regulating ecosystem services in a mountain area in Portugal affected by landscape change. Mountain Research and Development 36 (4): 452-464 (DOI: 10.1659/MRD-JOURNAL-D-16-00035.1).

30) Tavares Wahren F., Julich S., Nunes J.P., Gonzalez-Pelayo O., Hawtree D., Feger K.-H., Keizer J. 2016. Combining digital soil mapping and hydrological modeling in a data scarce north-central Portuguese watershed. Geoderma 264 (Part B): 350-362 (DOI: 10.1016/j.geoderma.2015.08.023).

29) Ferreira C.S.S., Walsh R.P.D., Steenhuis T.S., Shakesby R.A., Nunes J.P., Coelho C.O.A., Ferreira A.J.D. 2015. Spatiotemporal variability of hydrologic soil properties and the implications for overland flow and land management in a peri-urban Mediterranean catchment. Journal of Hydrology 525: 249-263 (DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2015.03.039).

28) Hawtree D., Nunes J.P., Keizer J.J., Jacinto R., Santos J., Rial-Rivas M.E., Boulet A.-K., Tavares-Wahren F., Feger K.-H. 2015. Time-series analysis of the long-term hydrologic impacts of afforestation in the Águeda watershed of North-Central Portugal. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 19: 3033-3045 (DOI: 10.5194/hess-19-3033-2015).

27) Serpa D., Nunes J.P., Santos J., Sampaio E., Jacinto R., Veiga S., Lima J.C., Moreira M., Corte-Real J., Keizer J.J., Abrantes N. 2015. Impacts of climate and land use changes on the hydrological and erosion processes of two contrasting Mediterranean catchments. Science of the Total Environment 538: 64-77 (DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.08.033).

26) Arias R., Rodríguez-Blanco M.L., Taboada-Castro M.M., Nunes J.P., Keizer J.J., Taboada-Castro M.T. 2014. Water resources response to changes in temperature, rainfall and CO2 concentration: a first approach in NW Spain. Water 6: 3049-3067 (DOI: 10.3390/w6103049).

25) Benali A., Nunes J.P., Freitas F., Sousa C.A., Novo M.T., Lourenço P.M., Lima J.C., Seixas J., Almeida A.P.G. 2014. Satellite-derived estimation of environmental suitability for malaria vector development in Portugal. Remote Sensing of the Environment 145: 116-130 (DOI: 10.1016/j.rse.2014.01.014).

24) Ferreira J.G., Saurel C., Lencart-Silva J.D., Nunes J.P., Vazquez F. 2014. Modelling of interactions between inshore and offshore aquaculture. Aquaculture 426-427: 154-164 (DOI: 10.1016/j.aquaculture.2014.01.030).

23) Roebeling P.C., Rocha J., Nunes J.P., Fidélis T., Alves H., Fonseca S. 2014. Using the Soil and Water Assessment Tool to estimate Dissolved Inorganic Nitrogen water pollution abatement cost functions in Central Portugal. Journal of Environmental Quality 43 (1): 168-176 (DOI: 10.2134/jeq2011.0400).

22) Stigter T.Y., Nunes J.P., Pisani B., Fakir Y., Hugman R., Li Y., Tomé S., Ribeiro L., Samper J., Oliveira R., Monteiro J.P., Silva A., Tavares P.C.F., Shapouri M., Cancela da Fonseca L., Yacoubi-Khebiza M., El Himer H. 2014. Comparative assessment of climate change impacts on coastal groundwater resources and dependent ecosystems in the Mediterranean. Regional Environmental Change 14 (suppl. 1): 41-56 (DOI: 10.1007/s10113-012-0377-3).

21) Vieira D.C.S., Prats S.A., Nunes J.P., Shakesby R.A., Coelho C., Keizer J.J. 2014. Modelling runoff and erosion, and their mitigation, in burnt Portuguese forest using the revised Morgan-Morgan-Finney model. Forest Ecology and Management 314: 150-165 (DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2013.12.006).

20) Malvar M.C., Martins M.A., Nunes J.P., Robichaud P.R., Keizer J.J. 2013. Assessing the role of pre-fire ground preparation operations and soil water repellency in post-fire runoff and inter-rill erosion by repeated rainfall simulation experiments in Portuguese eucalypt plantations. Catena 108: 69-83 (DOI: 10.1016/j.catena.2012.11.004).

19) Nunes J.P., Seixas J., Keizer J.J. 2013. Modeling the response of within-storm runoff and erosion dynamics to climate change in two Mediterranean watersheds: a multi-model, multi-scale approach to scenario design and analysis. Catena 102: 27-39 (DOI: 10.1016/j.catena.2011.04.001).

18) Pereira S., Carvalho A.C., Ferreira J., Nunes J.P., Keizer J.J., Rocha A. 2013. Simulation of a Persistent Medium-term Precipitation event over the Western Iberian Peninsula. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 17: 3741-3758 (DOI: 10.5194/hess-17-3741-2013).

17) Benali A., Carvalho A.C., Nunes J.P., Carvalhais N., Santos A. 2012. Estimating air surface temperature in Portugal using MODIS LST data. Remote Sensing of the Environment 124: 108-121 (DOI: 10.1016/j.rse.2012.04.024).

16) Verheijen F.G.A., Jones R.J.A., Rickson R.J., Smith C.J., Bastos A.C., Nunes J.P., Keizer J.J. 2012. Concise overview of European soil erosion research and evaluation. Acta Agriculturae Scandinavica, Section B - Soil & Plant Science 62 (2): 185-190 (DOI: 10.1080/09064710.2012.697573).

15) Malvar M., Prats S., Nunes J.P., Keizer J.J. 2011. Post-fire overland flow generation and inter-rill erosion under simulated rainfall in two eucalypt stands in north-central Portugal. Environmental Research 111: 222-236 (DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2010.09.003).

14) Nobre A.M., Bricker S.B., Ferreira J.G., Yan X., de Wit M., Nunes J.P. 2011. Integrated environmental modelling and assessment of coastal ecosystems: application for aquaculture management. Coastal Management 39 (5): 536-555 (DOI: 10.1080/08920753.2011.600238).

13) Nunes J.P., Ferreira J.G., Bricker S.B., O’Loan B., Dabrowski T., Dallaghan B., Hawkins A.J.S., O’Connor B., O’Carroll T. 2011. Towards an ecosystem approach to aquaculture: assessment of sustainable shellfish cultivation at different scales of space, time and complexity. Aquaculture 315: 369-383 (DOI: 10.1016/j.aquaculture.2011.02.048).

12) Nobre A.M., Ferreira J.G., Nunes J.P., Yan X., Bricker S., Corner R., Groom S., Gu H., Hawkins A., Hutson R., Lan D., Lencart e Silva J.D., Pascoe P., Telfer T., Zhang X., Zhu M. 2010. Assessment of coastal management options by means of multilayered ecosystem models. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 87 (1): 43-62 (DOI: 10.1016/j.ecss.2009.12.013).

11) Nunes J.P., Seixas J., Keizer J.J., Ferreira A.J.D. 2009. Sensitivity of runoff and soil erosion to climate change in two Mediterranean watersheds. Part I: model parameterization and evaluation. Hydrological Processes 23 (8): 1202-1211 (DOI: 10.1002/hyp.7247).

10) Nunes J.P., Seixas J., Keizer J.J., Ferreira A.J.D. 2009. Sensitivity of runoff and soil erosion to climate change in two Mediterranean watersheds. Part II: impact of changes in rainfall, antecedent soil moisture and vegetation cover. Hydrological Processes 23 (8): 1212-1220 (DOI: 10.1002/hyp.7250).

9) Nunes J.P., Seixas J., Pacheco N.R. 2008. Vulnerability of water resources, vegetation productivity and soil erosion to climate change in Mediterranean watersheds. Hydrological Processes 22 (16): 3115-3134 (DOI: 10.1002/hyp.6897).

8) Xiao Y., Ferreira J.G., Bricker S.B., Nunes J.P., Zhu M., Zhang X. 2007. Trophic assessment in Chinese coastal systems – review of methodologies and application to the Changjiang (Yangtze) Estuary and Jiaozhou Bay. Estuaries and Coasts 30 (6): 901-918 (DOI: 10.1007/BF02841384).

7) Nunes J.P., de Lima J.L.M.P., Singh V.P., de Lima M.I.P., Vieira G.N. 2006. Numerical modelling of surface runoff and erosion due to moving rainstorms at the drainage basin scale. Journal of Hydrology 330 (3-4): 709-720 (DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2006.04.037).

6) Nearing M.A., Jetten V., Baffaut C., Cerdan O., Couturier A., Hernandez M., Le Bissonnais Y., Nichols M.H., Nunes J.P., Renschler C.S., Souchère V., van Oost K. 2005. Modeling response of soil erosion and runoff to changes in precipitation and cover. Catena 61 (2-3): 131-154 (DOI: 10.1016/j.catena.2005.03.007).

5) Nunes J.P., Vieira G., Seixas J., Gonçalves P., Carvalhais N. 2005. Evaluating the MEFIDIS model for runoff and soil erosion prediction during rainfall events. Catena 61 (2-3): 210-228 (DOI: 10.1016/j.catena.2005.03.005).

4) Alvera-Azcárate A., Ferreira J.G., Nunes J.P. 2003. Modelling eutrophication in mesotidal and macrotidal estuaries. The role of intertidal seaweeds. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 57: 715-724 (DOI: 10.1016/S0272-7714(02)00413-4).

3) Newton A., Icely J.D., Falcão M., Nobre A., Nunes J.P., Ferreira J.G., Vale C. 2003. Evaluation of eutrophication in the Ria Formosa coastal lagoon, Portugal. Continental Shelf Research 23: 1945-1961 (DOI: 10.1016/j.csr.2003.06.008).

2) Nunes J.P., Ferreira J.G., Gazeau F., Lencart-Silva J., Zhang X.L., Zhu M.Y., Fang J.G. 2003. A model for sustainable management of shellfish polyculture in coastal bays. Aquaculture 219: 257-277 (DOI: 10.1016/S0044-8486(02)00398-8).

1) Simas T., Nunes J.P., Ferreira J.G. 2001. Effects of global climate change on coastal salt marshes. Ecological Modelling 139 (1): 1-15 (DOI: 10.1016/S0304-3800(01)00226-5).


5) Rodríguez-Blanco M.L., Arias R., Taboada-Castro M.M., Nunes J.P., Keizer J.J., Taboada-Castro M.T. 2016. Modelling the contribution of land use to nitrate yield from a rural catchment. In “Landscape Ecology – the influences of land use and anthropogenic impacts of landscape creation”, Almusaed A. (ed): chapter 2. InTech, Rijeka.

4) Nunes J.P., Nearing M.A. 2011. Modelling impacts of climatic change: case studies using the new generation of erosion models. In: “Handbook of Erosion Modelling”, Morgan R.P.C., Nearing M.A. (eds.): 289-312. Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford (DOI: 10.1002/9781444328455.ch15).

3) Nunes J.P., Seixas J. 2011. Modelling the impacts of climate change on water balance and agricultural and forestry productivity in southern Portugal using SWAT. In: “Soil Hydrology, Land-Use and Agriculture. Measurement and Modelling”, Shukla M.K. (ed.): 366-383. CABI, Wallingford (DOI: 10.1079/9781845937973.0366).

2) Seixas J., Nunes J.P., Lourenço P., Corte-Real J. 2007. GeneticLand: Modeling Land Use Change Using Evolutionary Algorithms. In: “Simulating Land-Use Change”, Koomen E., Bakema A., Stillwell J., Scholten H. (eds.): 181-196. Springer Verlag, Dordrecht.

1) Nunes J.P., Vieira G.N., Seixas J. 2006. MEFIDIS - A Physically-based, Spatially-Distributed Runoff and Erosion Model for Extreme Rainfall Events. In: “Watershed Models”, Singh V.P., Frevert D.K. (eds.): 291-314. CRC press, Boca Raton.