Dr. Ben Alex Woodcock

Publications

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. .

Pywell, R.F.; Woodcock, B.A.; Orr, R.; Tallowin, J.R.B.; McEwen, I.; Nowakowski, M.; Bullock, J.M., 2010. Options for wide scale enhancement of grassland biodiversity under the Entry Level Scheme. In: , (eds.) , AAB 100. Agri-environment schemes - what have they achieved and where do we go from here?. Association of Applied Biologists, 125-132. (Aspects of Applied Biology).

Woodcock, Ben A.; Mortimer, Simon R.; Edwards, Andrew R.; Lawson, Clare S.; Westbury, Duncan B.; Brook, Alex J.; Harris, Stephanie J.; Brown, Valerie K., 2008. Re-creating plant and beetle assemblages of species-rich chalk grasslands on ex-arable land . In: Schroder, Hans G., (eds.) , Grasslands: Ecology, Management & Restoration. Nova Science Publishers, Inc, . .

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

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

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

Woodcock, Ben A; Vogiatzakis, Ioannis N.; Westbury, Duncan B.; Lawson, Clare S.; Edwards, Andew R.; Brook, Alex J.; Harris, Stephanie J.; Lock, Kerry A.; Maczey, Norbert; Masters, Greg; Brown, Valerie K.; Mortimer, Simon R., 2010, The role of management and landscape context in the restoration of grassland phytophagous beetles. Journal of Applied Ecology, 47, 366-376

Woodcock, Ben A.; Pywell, Richard F., 2010, Effects of vegetation structure and floristic diversity on detritivore, herbivore and predatory invertebrates within calcareous. Biodiversity and Conservation, 19, 81-95

Woodcock, B.A.; McDonald, A.W., 2010, What goes wrong? Why the restoration of beetle assemblages lags behind plants during the restoration of a species rich floodpl. Fritillary, 5, 21-30

Woodcock, B.A.; Redhead, J.; Vanbergen, A.J.; Hulmes, L.; Hulmes, S.; Peyton, J.; Nowakowsik, M.; Pywell, R.F.; Heard, M.S., 2010, Impact of habitat type and landscape structure on biomass, species richness and functional diversity of ground beetles. Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment, 139, 181-186

Woodcock, Ben A.; Edwards, Andrew R.; Lawson, Clare S.; Westbury, Duncan B.; Brook, Alex J.; Harris, Stephanie J.; Masters, Greg; Booth, Roger; Brown, Valerie K.; Mortimer, Simon R., 2010, The restoration of phytophagous beetles in species-rich chalk grasslands. Restoration Ecology, 18, 638-644

Vanderwalle, Marie; de Bello, Francesco; Berg, Matty P.; Bolger, Thomas; Doledec, Sylvain; Dubs, Florence; Feld, Christian K.; Harrington, Richard; Harrison, Paula A.; Lavorel, Sandra; da Silva, Pedro Martins; Moretti, Marco; Niemela, Jari; Santos, Paulo; Sattler, Thomas; Sousa, J.Paulo; Sykes, Martin T.; Vanbergen, Adam J.; Woodcock, Ben A., 2010, Functional traits as indicators of biodiversity response to land use changes across ecosystems and organisms. Biodiversity and Conservation, 19, 2921-2947

Potts, S.G.; Woodcock, B.A.; Roberts, S.P.M.; Tscheulin, T.; Pilgrim, E.S.; Brown, V.K.; Tallowin, J.R., 2009, Enhancing pollinator biodiversity in intensive grasslands. Journal of Applied Ecology, 46, 369-379

Smith, Jo; Potts, Simon G.; Woodcock, Ben A.; Eggleton, Paul, 2009, The impact of two arable field margin management schemes on litter decomposition. Applied Soil Ecology, 41, 90-97

Westbury, D. B.; Woodcock, B. A.; Harris, S. J.; Brown, V. K.; Potts, S. G., 2008, The effects of seed mix and management on the abundance of desirable and pernicious unsown species in arable buffer strip commu. Weed Research, 48, 113-123

Day, John; Woodcock, Benjamin, 2008, Beetle assemblages in response to arable fieldmargin seed mixes and management. British Wildlife, 19, 98

Smith, J.; Potts, S. G.; Woodcock, B.; Eggleton, P., 2008, Can arable field margins be managed to enhance their biodiversity, conservation and functional value for soil macrofauna?. Journal of Applied Ecology, 45, 269-278

Brook, A. J.; Woodcock, B. A.; Sinka, M.; Vanbergen, A. J., 2008, Experimental verification of suction sampler capture efficiency in grasslands of differing vegetation height and structure. Journal of Applied Ecology, 45, 1357-1363

Woodcock, B. A.; Edwards, A .R.; Lawson, C .S.; Westbury, D. B.; Brook, A .J.; Harris, S .J.; Brown, V .K.; Mortimer, S. R., 2008, Contrasting success in the restoration of plant and phytophagous beetle assemblages of species-rich mesotrophic grasslands. Oecologia, 154, 773-783