Michael Köhl

Prof. Dr. Michael Köhl

Principal Investigator

Contact

Universität Hamburg, Center for Earth System Research and Sustainability (CEN)
Institute for World Forestry
Leuschnerstraße 92
21031 Hamburg

+49 40 7396 2101
+49 40 7396 2199
koehldummy@holz.uni-hamburgdummy2.de

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Research interests

Forest inventory and growth, forestal development, forest monitoring, climate change and forests

CliSAP Publications

  • Köhl, M., Neupane, P. R., & Lotfiomran, N. (2017). The impact of tree age on biomass growth and carbon accumulation capacity: A retrospective analysis using tree ring data of three tropical tree species grown in natural forests of Suriname. PLoS One, 12, 1-17. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0181187.
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  • Di Lallo, G., Mundhenk, P., Marchetti, M., & Köhl, M. (2017). Understanding Measurement Reporting and Verification Systems for REDD+ as an Investment for Generating Carbon Benefits. Forests, 8, 271-289. doi:10.3390/f8080271.
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  • Köhl, M., Möllmann, C., Fromm, J., Kraus, G., & Mues, V. (in press). Land- und Forstwirtschaft, Fischerei. In H. von Storch, I. Meinke, & M. Claussen (Eds.), Hamburger Klimabericht – Wissen über Klima, Klimawandel und Auswirkungen in Hamburg. Springer Spektrum.
  • Di Lallo, G., Mundhenk, P., Lopez, S. E. Z., Marchetti, M., & Köhl, M. (2017). REDD plus: Quick Assessment of Deforestation Risk Based on Available Data. Forests, 8: 29. doi:10.3390/f8010029.
  • Neupane, P., Maraseni, T. N., & Köhl, M. (2017). The sugarcane industry in Nepal: Opportunities and challenges. Environmental Development, corr. proof, available online. doi:10.1016/j.envdev.2017.02.001.
  • Köhl, M. (2017). Nutzungsverzicht oder Holznutzung: ein Missverständnis? AFZ, der Wald, 14, 30-32.
  • Köhl, M., Plugge, D., Lasch-Born, P.-., Müller, M., & Reyer, C. (2017). Wald und Forstwirtschaft. In G. P. Brasseur, D. Jacob, & S. Schuck-Zöller (Eds.), Klimawandel in Deutschland: Entwicklung, Folgen, Risiken und Perspektiven (pp. 193-202). Berlin: Springer.
  • Mues, V., Knauf, M., Frühwald, A., Köhl, M., Happe, J., & Schockemöhle, R. (2017). BEKLIFUH-Simulation für den Stadtwald Höxter. AFZ, der Wald, 14, 23-26.
  • Knauf, M., Mues, V., Frühwald, A., Schnellbächer, H., Holtkämper, V., Kreienmeier, U., & Köhl, M. (2017). Klimaschutzleistung der Forst- und Holzwirtschaft lokal bewerten. AFZ, der Wald, 14, 19-22.
  • Butarbutar, T., Köhl, M., & Neupane, P. R. (2016). Harvested wood products and REDD+: looking beyond the forest border. Carbon Balance and Management, 11: 4. doi:10.1186/s13021-016-0046-9.
  • Lotfiomran, N., Köhl, M., & Fromm, J. (2016). Interaction Effect between Elevated CO2 and Fertilization on Biomass, Gas Exchange and C/N Ratio of European Beech (Fagus sylvatica L.). Plants, 5: 38. doi:10.3390/plants5030038.
  • Köhl, M., & Plugge, D. (2016). Forstwirtschaftlich produzierte Biomasse. In M. Kaltschmitt, H. Hartmann, & H. Hofbauer (Eds.), Energie aus Biomasse: Grundlagen, Techniken und Verfahren (2. Aufl., pp. 125-166). Berlin; Heidelberg: Springer.
  • Olschofsky, K., Mues, V., & Köhl, M. (2016). Operational assessment of aboveground tree volume and biomass by terrestrial laser scanning. Computers and Electronics in Agriculture, 127, 699-707. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compag.2016.07.030.
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  • Knauf, M., Mues, V., Frühwald, A., Schnellbächer, H., Strimbu, V., Köhl, M., Holtkämper, V., & Kreienmeier, E. (2016). Analyse der Klimaschutzleistung von Forstbetrieben. Holz Zentralblatt, 142, 1160-1162.
  • Köhl, M., Scott, C., Lister, A., Demon, I., & Plugge, D. (2015). Avoiding treatment bias of REDD+ monitoring by sampling with partial replacement. Carbon Balance and Management, 10: 11. doi:10.1186/s13021-015-0020-y.
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  • Köhl, M., Lasco, R., Cifuentes, M., Jonsson, O., Korhonen, K. T., Mundhenk, P., de Jesus Navar, J., & Stinson, G. (2015). Changes in forest production, biomass and carbon: Results from the 2015 UN FAO Global Forest Resource Assessment. Forest Ecology and Management, 352, 21-34. doi:10.1016/j.foreco.2015.05.036.
  • Pokharel, R. K., Neupane, P. R., Tiwari, K. R., & Köhl, M. (2015). Assessing the sustainability in community based forestry: A case from Nepal. Forest Policy and Economics, 58, 75-84. doi:10.1016/j.forpol.2014.11.006.
  • Krug, J., Eriksson, H., Heidecke, C., Kellomaeki, S., Köhl, M., Lindner, M., & Saikkonen, K. (2015). Socio-economic Impacts-Forestry and Agriculture. In The BACC II Author Team (Ed.), Second Assessment of Climate Change for the Baltic Sea Basin (pp. 399-409). Berlin: Springer.
  • Knauf, M., Köhl, M., Mues, V., Olschofsky, K., & Frühwald, A. (2015). Modeling the CO2-effects of forest management and wood usage on a regional basis. Carbon Balance and Management, 10: 13. doi:10.1186/s13021-015-0024-7.
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  • Plugge, D., Baldauf, T., & Köhl, M. (2013). The global climate change mitigation strategy REDD: monitoring costs and uncertainties jeopardize economic benefits. Climatic Change, 119(2), 247-259. doi:10.1007/s10584-012-0524-3.
  • Plugge, D., Holzmann, S., & Köhl, M. (2013). Developing strategies against land degradation and desertification: a heat-map for priority intervention areas. In UNCCD 2nd Scientific Conference: Short Abstracts.
  • Krug, J., Köhl, M., & Kownatzki, D. (2012). Revaluing Unmanaged Forests for Climate Change Mitigation, Carbon Balance and Management. Carbon Balance and Management, 7: 11. doi:10:1186/1750-0680-7-11.
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  • Plugge, D., & Köhl, M. (2012). Estimating carbon emissions from forest degradation: implications of uncertainties and area sizes for a REDD+ MRV system. Canadian Journal of Forest Research-Revue Canadienne de Recherche Forestiere, 42, 1996-2010. doi:10.1139/X2012-129.
  • Mohren, G. M. J., Hasenauer, H., Köhl, M., & Nabuurs, G.-J. (2012). Forest inventories for carbon change assessments. Current Opinion In Environmental Sustainability, 4(6), 686-695. doi:10.1016/j.cosust.2012.10.002.
  • Köhl, M., & Baldauf, T. (2012). Resource Assessment Techniques for Continuous Cover Forestry. In T. Pukkala, & K. von Gadow (Eds.), Continuous Cover Forestry (pp. 273-291). Berlin: Springer.
  • Stuemer, W., Kenter, B., & Koehl, M. (2010). Spatial interpolation of in situ data by self-organizing map algorithms (neural networks) for the assessment of carbon stocks in European forests. FOREST ECOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT, 260(3), 287-293. doi:10.1016/j.foreco.2010.04.008.
  • Plugge, D., Baldauf, T., Rakoto Ratsimba, H., and Rajoelison, G., & Köhl, M. (2010). Combined biomass inventory in the scope of REDD (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation. Madagascar Conservation & Development, 5(1).
  • Krug, J., Koehl, M., Riedel, T., Bormann, K., Rueter, S., & Elsasser, P. (2009). Options for accounting carbon sequestration in German forests. Carbon Balance and Management, (4). doi:10.1186/1750-0680-4-5.
  • Requardt, A., Schuck, A., & Koehl, M. (2009). Means of combating forest dieback - EU support for maintaining forest health and vitality. FOREST-BIOGEOSCIENCES AND FORESTRY, 2, 38-42. doi:10.3832/ifor0480-002.
  • Koehl, M., & Fruehwald, A. (2009). Permanent Wood Sequestration: No Solution to the Global Carbon Dioxide Problem. ChemSusChem, 2(7), 609-613. doi:10.1002/cssc.200800240.
  • Köhl, M., Frühwald, A., Kenter, B., Olschofsky, K., Köhler, R., Köthke, M., Rüter, S., Pretzsch, H., Rötzer, T., Makeschin, F., Abiy, M., & Dieter, M. (2009). Potenzial und Dynamik der Kohlenstoffspeicherung in Wald und Holz: Beitrag des deutschen Forst- und Holzsektors zum Klimaschutz. Landbauforschung - vTI Agriculture and Forestry Research Sonderheft, (327), 103-109.
  • Köhl, M. (2009). Durch nachhaltige Bewirtschaftung nimmt die CO2- Speicherleistung der Wälder zu - Wichtige Schritte zum Klimaschutz. Wald Holz Klima - Holzabsatzfonds, 10-11.
  • Koehl, M., Stuemer, W., Kenter, B., & Riedel, T. (2008). Effect of the estimation of forest management and decay of dead woody material on the reliability of carbon stock and carbon stock changes - A simulation study. FOREST ECOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT, 256(3), 229-236. doi:10.1016/j.foreco.2008.04.004.