Dr. Ben Alex Woodcock

Publications

Woodcock, B.A.; Savage, J.; Bullock, J.M.; Nowakowski, M.; Orr, R.; Tallowin, J.R.B.; Pywell, R.F., 2013, Enhancing beetle and spider communities in agricultural grasslands: the roles of seed addition and habitat management. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, 167, 79-85

Blake, Robin J.; Woodcock, Ben A.; Westbury, Duncan B.; Sutton, Peter; Potts, Simon G., 2013, Novel management to enhance spider biodiversity in existing grass buffer strips . Agricultural and Forest Entomology, 15, 77-85

Pywell, Richard; Woodcock, Ben, 2013, Nature's harvest. Planet Earth, Spring, 12-13

Littlewood, Nick A.; Stewart, Alan J.A.; Woodcock, Ben A., 2012, Science into practice - how can fundamental science contribute to better management of grasslands for invertebrates?. Insect Conservation and Diversity, 5, 1-8

Blake, Robin J.; Westbury, Duncan B.; Woodcock, Ben A.; Sutton, Peter; Potts, Simon G., 2012, Investigating the phytotoxicity of the graminicide fluazifop-P-butyl against native UK wildflower species. Pest Management Science, 68, 412-421

Woodcock, B.A.; Bullock, J.M.; Mortimer, S.R.; Brereton, T.; Redhead, J.W.; Thomas, J.A.; Pywell, R.F., 2012, Identifying time lags in the restoration of grassland butterfly communities: a multi-site assessment. Biological Conservation, 155, 50-58

Woodcock, Ben A.; Westbury, Duncan B.; Brook, Alex J.; Lawson, Clare S.; Edwards, Andrew R.; Harris, Stephanie J.; Heard, Matthew S.; Brown, Valerie K.; Mortimer, Simon R., 2012, Effects of seed addition on beetle assemblages during the re-creation of species-rich lowland hay meadows. Insect Conservation and Diversity, 5, 19-26

Blake, Robin J.; Westbury, Duncan B.; Woodcock, Ben A.; Sutton, Peter; Potts, Simon G., 2012, Enhancement of buffer strips can improve provision of multiple ecosystem services. Outlooks on Pest Management, 23, 258-262

Woodcock, B.A.; Bullock, J.M.; Mortimer, S.R.; Pywell, R.F., 2012, Limiting factors in the restoration of UK grassland beetle assemblages. Biological Conservation, 146, 136-143

Woodcock, B.A.; Bullock, J.M.; Nowakowski, M.; Orr, R.; Tallowin, J.R.B.; Pywell, R.F., 2012, Enhancing floral diversity to increase the robustness of grassland beetle assemblages to environmental change. Conservation Letters, 5, 459-469

Entling, Martin H.; Schweiger, Oliver; Bacher, Sven; Espadaler, Xavier; Hickler, Thomas; Kumschick, Sabrina; Woodcock, Ben A.; Netwig, Wolfgang, 2012, Species richness-environment relationships of European arthropods at two spatial grains: habitats and countries. PLoS ONE, 7

Blake, Robin J.; Woodcock, Ben A.; Westbury, Duncan B.; Sutton, Peter; Potts, Simon G., 2011, New tools to boost butterfly habitat quality in existing grass buffer strips. Journal of Insect Conservation, 15, 221-232

Woodcock, Ben A.; Heard, Matthew S., 2011, Disentangling the effects of predator hunting mode and habitat domain on the top-down control of insect herbivores. Journal of Animal Ecology, 80, 495-503

Pywell, Richard F.; Meek, William R.; Loxton, R.G.; Nowakowski, Marek; Carvell, Claire; Woodcock, Ben A., 2011, Ecological restoration on farmland can drive beneficial functional responses in plant and invertebrate communities. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, 140, 62-67

Woodcock, Ben A.; McDonald, Alison W.; Pywell, Richard F., 2011, Can long-term floodplain meadow recreation replicate species composition and functional characteristics of target grasslands?. Journal of Applied Ecology, 48, 1070-1078

Blake, R.J.; Woodcock, B.A.; Ramsay, A.J.; Pilgrim, E.S.; Brown, V.K.; Tallowin, J.R.; Potts, S.G., 2011, Novel margin management to enhance Auchenorrhyncha biodiversity in intensive grasslands. Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment, 140, 506-513

Blake, Robin J.; Westbury, Duncan B.; Woodcock, Ben A.; Sutton, Peter; Potts, Simon G., 2011, Enhancing habitat to help the plight of the bumblebee. Pest Management Science, 67, 377-379

Otieno, Mark; Woodcock, Ben A.; Wilby, Andrew; Vogiatzakis, Ioannis N.; Mauchline, Alice L.; Gikungu, Mary W.; Potts, Simon G., 2011, Local management and landscape drivers of pollination and biological control services in a Kenyan agro-ecosystem. Biological Conservation, 144, 2424-2431

Vanbergen, Adam J.; Woodcock, Ben A.; Koivula, M.; Niemela, Jari; Kotze, D. Johan; Bolger, Tom; Golden, Valerie; Dubs, Florence; Boulanger, Guillaume; Serrano, Jose; Lencina, Jose Luis; Serrano, Artur; Aguiar, Carlos; Grandchamp, Anne-Catherine; Stofer, Silvia; Szel, Gyozo; Ivits, Eva; Adler, Petra; Markus, Jochum; Watt, Allan D., 2010, Trophic level modulates carabid beetle responses to habitat and landscape structure: a pan-European study. Ecological Entomology, 35, 226-235

Bullock, James M.; Emmett, Bridget A.; Pywell, Richard J.; Woodcock, Ben; Heard, Matthew; Carvell, Claire; Pakeman, Richard J. & others, 2011. Semi-natural grasslands [chapter 6]. In: , (eds.) , UK National Ecosystem Assessment. Understanding nature's value to society. Technical Report. UNEP-WCMC, 161-196. .