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Effect of anthropogenic factors, landscape structure, land relief, soil and climate on risk of alien plant invasion at regional scale

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dc.contributor.author Szymura, Tomasz H. pl
dc.contributor.author Szymura, Magdalena pl
dc.contributor.author Zając, Maria [SAP11013479] pl
dc.contributor.author Zając, Adam [SAP11004167] pl
dc.date.accessioned 2018-06-28T07:38:22Z
dc.date.available 2018-06-28T07:38:22Z
dc.date.issued 2018 pl
dc.identifier.issn 0048-9697 pl
dc.identifier.uri https://ruj.uj.edu.pl/xmlui/handle/item/55298
dc.language eng pl
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dc.title Effect of anthropogenic factors, landscape structure, land relief, soil and climate on risk of alien plant invasion at regional scale pl
dc.type JournalArticle pl
dc.description.physical 1373-1381 pl
dc.abstract.en We compared the effectiveness of explanatory variables representing different environmental spheres on the risk of alien plant invasion. Using boosted regression trees (BRT), we assessed the effect of anthropogenic factors, soil variables, land relief, climate and landscape structure on neophyte richness (NR) (alien plant species introduced after the 15th century). Data on NR were derived from a 2 × 2 km grid covering a total area of 31,200 km^{2} of the Carpathian massif and its foreground, Central Europe. Each of the examined environmental spheres explained NR, but their explanatory ability varied more than two-folds. Climatic variables explained the highest fraction of deviation, followed by anthropogenic factors, soil type, land relief and landscape structure. The global model, which incorporated crucial variables from all studied environmental spheres, had the best explanatory ability. However, the explained deviation was far smaller than the sum of the deviations explained by the single-sphere models. The global model showed that the deviation that could be explained by variables representing particular spheres, overlapped. The variables representing landscape structure were not included in the global model as they were found to be redundant. Finally, the climatic variables explained a smaller fraction of the deviation than the anthropogenic factors. The partial dependency plots allowed the assessment of the course of dependencies between NR and particular explanatory variables after eliminating the average effect of all other variables. The relationships were usually curvilinear and revealed some values of environmental variables beyond which NR changed considerably. pl
dc.subject.en biological invasion pl
dc.subject.en distribution atlases pl
dc.subject.en environmental drivers pl
dc.subject.en invasion level pl
dc.subject.en invasion risk pl
dc.subject.en neophyte richness pl
dc.description.volume 626 pl
dc.identifier.doi 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.01.131 pl
dc.identifier.eissn 1879-1026 pl
dc.title.journal Science of the Total Environment pl
dc.language.container eng pl
dc.affiliation Wydział Biologii : Instytut Botaniki pl
dc.subtype Article pl
dc.rights.original bez licencji pl
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