Peer-reviewed, scientific publication:

Valasiuk, A., Giergiczny, M., Angelstam, P., Żylicz, T., Klimkowska, A. 2018. Conservation of Disappearing Cultural Landscape’sBiodiversity: Are People in Belarus Willing to Pay for Wet Grassland Restoration? Submitted to Wetlands Ecology and Management.

Zak, D., Goldhammer, T., Cabezas, A., Gelbrecht, J., Gurke, R., Wagner, C., Reuter, H., Augustin, J., Klimkowska, A., McInnes, R., 2017. Top soil removal reduces water pollution from phosphorus and dissolved organic matter and lowers methane emissions from rewetted peatlands. J Appl Ecol. 2017;1–10.

Kotowski, W., Ackerman, M., Grootjans, A., Klimkowska, A., Rößling, H., Wheeler, B., 2016. Restoration of temperate fens: matching strategies with site potential. In: Bonn, A, Allott, T., Evans, M., Joosten, H., Stoneman, R. (Eds) Peatland restoration for ecosystem services. Cambridge University Press.

Stofberg, S.F., Klimkowska, A., Paulissen, M.P.C.P., Witte, JP.M., van der Zee, S.E.A.T.M., 2015. Effects of low salinity on the growth of plant species from terrestrializing fens. Aquatic Botany 121: 83–90.

Klimkowska, A., van der Elst, D.J.D., Grootjans, A.P., 2015. Understanding long-term effects of topsoil removal in peatlands: overcoming thresholds for fen meadows restoration. Applied Vegetation Science 18: 110–120.

van Dobben, H.F., Wamelink, G.W.W., Klimkowska, A., Slim, P.A., van Til, M., 2014 Year-round grazing to counteract effects of atmospheric nitrogen deposition may aggravate these effects. Environmental Pollution 195: 226-231. DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2014.08.029

Sterk, M., Gort, G., Klimkowska, A., van Ruijven, J., van Teeffelen, A.J.A., Wamelink, G.W.W., 2013. Assess ecosystem resilience: linking response and effect traits to environmental variability. Ecological Indicators 30: 21–27.

Klimkowska, A., Kotowski, W., Van Diggelen, R., Grootjans, A.P., Dzierza, P., Brzezinska, K. 2010. Vegetation re-development after fen meadow restoration by topsoil removal and hay transfer. Restoration Ecology 18 (6): 924–933.Klimkowska, A., Dzierza, P., Grootjans, A.P., Kotowski, W., VAN Diggelen, R., 2010. Prospects of fen restoration in relation to

changing land use—An example from central Poland. Landscape and Urban Planning 97: 249–257.

Klimkowska A., Van Diggelen, R., Grootjans, A.P., Kotowski, W., 2010. Prospects for fen meadow restoration on severely

degraded fens. Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics 12: 245–255.
Klimkowska, A., Bekker, R.M., Van Diggelen, R., Kotowski, W., 2010. Species trait shifts in vegetation and soil seed bank during

fen degradation. Plant Ecology 206:59–82.
Klimkowska, A., Dzierża, P., Kotowski, W., Brzezińska, K., 2010. Methods of limiting the willow shrub re-growth after initial

removal on fen meadows. Journal for Nature Conservation 18: 12—21.
Klimkowska, A., Dzierza, P., Brzezinska, K., Kotowski, W., Medrzycki, P., 2010. Can we balance the high costs of nature

restoration with the method of topsoil removal? Case study from Poland. Journal for Nature Conservation 18: 202–205.
Klimkowska, A., van Diggelen, R., den Held, S., Brienen, R., Verbeek, S., Vegelin, K., 2009. Seed production in fens and fen

meadows along a disturbance gradient. Applied Vegetation Science 12: 304–315.
Klimkowska, A., van Diggelen, R., Bakker, J.P., Grootjans, A.P. 2007. Wet meadow restoration in Western Europe: a quantitative

assessment of the effectiveness of several techniques. Biological Conservation 140: 318-328.
van der Graaf A.J., Stahl J., Klimkowska, A., Bakker J.P. & Drent R.H., 2006. Surfing on a green wave – how plant growth drives

spring migration in the Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis. Ardea 94 (2006) 567–577.

Other publications (reports, technical reports, contributions to books):

EFTEC 2016. Dickie, I., Civic, K., Snethlage, M., van Diggelen, R., Klimkowska, A., 2016. Technical support in relation to the promotion of ecosystem restoration in the context of the EU biodiversity strategy to 2020 In commission for European Commission, DG-Environment and Climate Action. (In Prep.)

Klimkowska, A. 2015. Systeemanalyse Heksenlaak. Rapport Eco-Recover in opdracht van Waterschap Rijn en IJssel.Klimkowska, A., Grygoruk, M., Kozub, Ł., Dzierża, P., Jobda, M., Kotowski, W., 2014/2015. Regulacja warunków

hydrologicznych na obszarze Natura 2000 Bagno Całowanie PLB 140011. Koncepcja poprawy warunków hydrologicznych oraz wytyczne dla działań regulujących poziomy wód gruntowych dla zapewnienie odpowiedniej wilgotności siedlisk derkacza i kulika wielkiego. Regulation of the hydrological conditions in Natura 2000 site BagnoCałowanie PLB 140011. Proposal of restoration measures for improving hydrological conditions to ensure adequatehabitat quality for corncrake and curlew. Centrum Ochrony Mokradeł na zlecenie Regionalnego Dyrektora Ochrony Środowiska w Warszawie. Wetland Conservation Center, in commision for Regional Director of Environmental Protection Warsaw.

Klimkowska, A. 2014. Systeemanalyse Hackfort. Rapport Eco-Recover in opdracht van Waterschap Rijn en IJssel.Klimkowska, A., van Dobben, H.F., Wegman R.M.A., 2013. Monitoring of effects on the shore vegetation of a sand engine in Lake IJssel, offshore Workum. Research report Alterra-Wageningen UR & Building with Nature, DELTARES, EcoShape, 2013.

Bobbink, R., Bouwman, J.H., Brouwer, E., Everts, F.H., Horsthuis, M.A.P., van Kleef, H.H., Klimkowska, A., 2013. Preadvies kleine ecotopen in de hydrologische gradiënt. (technical report: ‘Advice on conservation of small biotops along the hydrological gradients in landscape’), OBN Rapport XX. Directie Kennis en Innovatie, Ministerie van Economische Zaken 2013.

Klimkowska, A., Versluijs, R., van Duinen, GJ., 2013. Effecten van Trosbosbes op het hoogveensysteem van Natura 2000‐gebied Mariapeel en Deurnsche Peel en mogelijkheden voor bestrijding van deze invasieve exoot. (Advice report ‘The effectsof High bush blueberry on peatbog ecosystem in protected Natura 2000 area Mariapeel en Deurnsche Peel enpossibilities of control of this invasive exotic species’) ’Let the raised bogs grow’ Life+ Peelvenen LIFE 11 NAT/NL/777.Stichting Bargerveen, Nijmegen.

van Duinen, GJ., Klimkowska, A., de Hullu, E., van Swaay, Ch., Eysink, F., Bouwman, J., Jansen, A., 2013. Duurzaam behoud en ontwikkeling van bovenveengraslanden in het Bargerveen. (technical report on ‘Sustainable conservation and restoration of protected habitat: grasslands in peat bog in nature reserve Burgerveen’ for international Dutch-GermanINTERREG IV A project “Sustainable development of nature and landscape in the International Naturpark BourtangerMoor-Bargerveen e.V.”) Stichting Bargerveen, Nijmegen.

Wamelink, W., Klimkowska, A., van Dobben, H., Slim, P.A. & van Til, M., 2012. Stikstofoverschot door bijvoeren van grazers. Vakblad Natuur, Bos en Landschap no. September: 14-17.

Jansen, A., Klimkowska, A., Eysink, F., 2011. Aaltense Goor waterberging en natuurherstel. (technical report: Peatland area Aaltense Goor: a combination of water storage and nature restoration with peat-formation). Coöperatie Unie van Bosgroepen. Projectnummer: 11.31.2316.01. Onderzoek rapport, Ede, 2011.

Klimkowska, A., Keizer-Vlek, H., Wallis de Vries, M., Bijlsma, RJ., Schotman, A., van Dobben, H.F., 2013. Urgente maatregelen tot behoud van bedreigde typische soorten en vegetatietypen van de Habitatrichtlijn. (Technical and policy-advice report for Dutch government: Urgent measures for conservation of endangered typical species and vegetation types, protected under EC Habitat Directive) Alterra-report. In Prep.

Klimkowska, A., H.F. van Dobben, G.W.W. Wamelink & P.A. Slim, 2010; Effect van bijvoeren van runderen op de N-balans. Een studie in de Amsterdamse Waterleidingduinen; (Technical report: ‘The effects of supplementary feeding of cattle onthe Nitrogen balance in the nature reserve: Amsterdamse Waterleidingduinen’), Alterra-rapport 2067, 40 pp. Alterra Wageningen UR.

Kros, J., H.F. van Dobben, A Klimkowska, T.J.A., Gies en J.C.H. Voogd, 2010. Ammoniakemissie en stikstofdepositie in en rondom de Natura 2000-gebieden en Beschermde Natuurmonumenten in de provincie Utrecht; (Technical report:‘Ammonia emmissions and the effects of nitrogen deposition in and around Natura 2000 areas and protected sites inprovince of Utrecht’), Alterra-rapport 2003, 62 pp. Alterra Wageningen UR.

Klimkowska, A., 2008. Restoration of severely degraded fens: ecological feasibility, opportunities and constraints. Herstel van sterk gedegradeerde laagveensystemen: ecologische haalbaarheid, kansen en beperkingen. PhD Thesis. University of Antwerp. 224pp. PhD thesis University of Antwerp.

Klimkowska, A., Dzierża, P., Brzezińska, K., Kotowski, W. (2007) Całowanie Peatland. In: Grootjans, A.P. and Wołejko, L. (Eds.)2007. Conservation of Wetlands in Polish Agricultural Landscapes. Nature Club Poland, Szczecin.

Klimkowska A. 2006. The role of soil seed bank in the restoration of peatlands – case-study of Calowanie Fen. Water- Environment-Rural Areas 6 (1): 183-194. (in polish)

Sýkora, K.V., ten Brink, D.-J., Buis, E., van Haaften, E.J. and Klimkowska, A. 2002. Pattern in plant communities in the Lower Basin of the Biebrza National Park. In: J. Bokdam, A. van Braeckel, C. Werpachowski & M. Znaniecka (eds.): Grazing as a conservation management tool in peatland. Report of a Workshop, 22-26 April, Goniadz, Poland: 37-43.