Peer-reviewed articles

  1. Gei M, Rozendaal DMA, Poorter L, Bongers F, Sprent JI, Garner MD et al. 2018. Legume abundance along successional and rainfall gradients in Neotropical forests. Nature Ecology and Evolution 2: 1104-1111.
  2. Maitner B, Boyle B, Casler N, Condit R, Donoghue II J, Durán SM et al. 2018. The BIEN R package: A tool to access the Botanical Information and Ecology Network (BIEN) Database. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 2017:1-7. Full text
  3. Sánchez-Azofeifa GA, Guzmán-Quesada JA, Vega-Araya M, Campos-Vargas C, Durán SM, D’Souza N et al. 2017. Can terrestrial laser scanners and hemispherical photographs predict tropical dry forest succession with liana abundance? Biogeosciences 14: 977-988. Full text
  4. Calvo-Rodríguez S, Sánchez-Azofeifa GA, Durán SM, Espirito-Santo MM. 2017. Assessing ecosystem services in Neotropical dry forests: a systematic review. Environmental conservation 44: 34-43. Full text
  5. Cao S, Sanchez-Azofeifa A, Durán SM, Calvo-Rodríguez. 2016. Estimation of aboveground net primary productivity in secondary tropical dry forests using the Carnegie-Ames-Stanford Approach (CASA) model. Environmental Research Letters 11: 075004. Full text
  6. Chazdon RL, Broadbent EN, Rozendaal DMA, Bongers, F, Almeyda-Zambrano AM, Aide et al. 2016. Carbon sequestration potential of second-growth forest regeneration in the Latin American tropics. Science Advances 5: e1501639. Full text
  7. Poorter L, Bongers F, Aide MT, Almeyda-Zambrano AM, Balvanera P, Becknell et al. 2016. Biomass resilience of Neotropical secondary forests. Nature 530:211-214 Full text
  8. Reisen F, Durán SM, Flannigan M, Elliot C, Rideout K. 2015. Widlfire smoke and public health risk. International Journal of Wildland Fire 24: 1029-1044. Full text
  9. Durán SM, Sánchez-Azofeifa GA, Ríos RS, Gianoli E. 2015. The relative importance of climate, stand variables and liana abundance for carbon storage in tropical forests. Global Ecology and Biogeography 24:939-949. Full text
  10. Durán SM, Gianoli E. 2013. Carbon stocks in tropical forests decrease with liana density. Biology Letters 9 (4): 20130301. Full text
  11. Durigon J, Durán SM, Gianoli E. 2013. Global distribution of root climbers is positively associated with precipitation and negatively associated with seasonality. Journal of Tropical Ecology 29 (4): 357-360. Full text
  12. Durán SM, Lentijo GM, López AM, Botero JE. 2009. New records on the distribution and habitat use of Scaled Antpitta (Grallaria guatimalensis). Neotropical Ornithology 20: 285-290. Full text
  13. Durán SM, Kattan G. 2005. A test of the utility of exotic tree plantations for understory birds and food resources in the Colombian Andes. Biotropica 37: 128-133. Full text
  14. Farji-Brener AG, Durán SM, Valerio A, Herbas E, Castañeda M, Ochoa J, Romo M. 2005. The seeds of Campsiandra angustifolia (Fabaceae: Caesalpiniodeae) as a reflex of selective pressures on dispersal and establishment. International Journal of Tropical Biology and Conservation 53, 63-71. Full text

Books and book chapters

Durán SM, Sánchez-Azofeifa GA. 2015. Liana effects on carbon storage and uptake in mature and secondary tropical forests. In Biodiversity of Lianas (pp. 43-55). Springer International Publishing. Full text

Durán SM, Flannigan M, Reisen F, Elliot C, Rideout K. 2015. Evidence review: wildlife smoke and public health risk. BC Centre for disease control. Provincial Health Services. 1-27. Full text

Valderrama C, Pimienta C, Durán SM, Martínez J, Olaya P. 2004. Base de datos de biodiversidad de la región del SIRAP-EC. Pp: 71-75 En: WCS-WWF Colombia (eds.). Análisis de representatividad y biodiversidad para la construcción del Sistema Regional de Áreas protegidas del Eje Cafetero (SIRAP-EC). Cali, Colombia

Technical reports and outreach

Sánchez-Clavijo JE, Vélez JG, Durán SM, García R, Botero JE. 2010. Estudio regional de la biodiversidad en los paisajes cafeteros de Támesis, Antioquia. Technical Bulletin No. 35. Centro Nacional de Investigaciones de Café, Colombia. Full text

Sánchez-Clavijo LM, Botero JE, Vélez JG, Durán SM, García R. 2009. Estudio regional de la biodiversidad en los paisajes cafeteros de Santander. Technical Bulletin No. 35. Centro Nacional de Investigaciones de Café, Colombia. Full text

Durán SM, Koper N. 2008. An assessment of the relative importance of Wildlife Management Areas for grassland songbird conservation. Pp 61-67 In: Proceedings 7th annual parks and protected areas forum of Manitoba. Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Lotero-Echeverry JH, Ospina-Herrera O, Durán SM, Lizcano D, Bedoya J. 2005.  El Condor vuelve a casa: los condores del Parque Nacional los Nevados, ayúdanos a protegerlos.  Litocamargo eds. Manizales, Colombia. 25 pp.