Sarel Cilliers
Sarel Cilliers
Professor of Plant Ecology, North-West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa
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A global analysis of the impacts of urbanization on bird and plant diversity reveals key anthropogenic drivers
MFJ Aronson, FA La Sorte, CH Nilon, M Katti, MA Goddard, CA Lepczyk, ...
Proceedings of the royal society B: biological sciences 281 (1780), 20133330, 2014
The concept of ecosystem services in adaptive urban planning and design: A framework for supporting innovation
J Ahern, S Cilliers, J Niemelä
Landscape and Urban Planning 125, 254-259, 2014
Hierarchical filters determine community assembly of urban species pools
MFJ Aronson, CH Nilon, CA Lepczyk, TS Parker, PS Warren, SS Cilliers, ...
Ecology 97 (11), 2952-2963, 2016
Ecosystem services of urban green spaces in African countries—perspectives and challenges
S Cilliers, J Cilliers, R Lubbe, S Siebert
Urban Ecosystems 16, 681-702, 2013
Urban green infrastructure and ecosystem services in sub-Saharan Africa
MJ Du Toit, SS Cilliers, M Dallimer, M Goddard, S Guenat, SF Cornelius
Landscape and Urban Planning 180, 249-261, 2018
Planning for the future of urban biodiversity: a global review of city-scale initiatives
CH Nilon, MFJ Aronson, SS Cilliers, C Dobbs, LJ Frazee, MA Goddard, ...
BioScience 67 (4), 332-342, 2017
Grassland biome
L Mucina
Political legacy of South Africa affects the plant diversity patterns of urban domestic gardens along a socio-economic gradient
CS Lubbe, SJ Siebert, SS Cilliers
Scientific Research and Essays 5 (19), 2900-2910, 2010
Rethinking urban green infrastructure and ecosystem services from the perspective of sub-Saharan African cities
S Lindley, S Pauleit, K Yeshitela, S Cilliers, C Shackleton
Landscape and Urban Planning 180, 328-338, 2018
Beta diversity of urban floras among E uropean and non‐E uropean cities
FA La Sorte, MFJ Aronson, NSG Williams, L Celesti‐Grapow, S Cilliers, ...
Global ecology and biogeography 23 (7), 769-779, 2014
Urbanization erodes ectomycorrhizal fungal diversity and may cause microbial communities to converge
DJ Epp Schmidt, R Pouyat, K Szlavecz, H Setälä, DJ Kotze, I Yesilonis, ...
Nature ecology & evolution 1 (5), 0123, 2017
Vegetation of road verges on an urbanisation gradient in Potchefstroom, South Africa
SS Cilliers, GJ Bredenkamp
Landscape and Urban Planning 46 (4), 217-239, 2000
Patterns of exotic plant invasions in fragmented urban and rural grasslands across continents
SS Cilliers, NSG Williams, FJ Barnard
Landscape Ecology 23, 1243-1256, 2008
Overview on urban nature conservation: situation in the western-grassland biome of South Africa
SS Cilliers, N Müller, E Drewes
Urban Forestry & Urban Greening 3 (1), 49-62, 2004
Urban socioeconomic inequality and biodiversity often converge, but not always: A global meta-analysis
ER Kuras, PS Warren, JA Zinda, MFJ Aronson, S Cilliers, MA Goddard, ...
Landscape and Urban Planning 198, 103799, 2020
A global comparison of surface soil characteristics across five cities: a test of the urban ecosystem convergence hypothesis
RV Pouyat, ID Yesilonis, M Dombos, K Szlavecz, H Setälä, S Cilliers, ...
Soil Science 180 (4/5), 136-145, 2015
Sustainable urban landscapes: South African perspectives on transdisciplinary possibilities
S Cilliers, M Du Toit, J Cilliers, E Drewes, F Retief
Landscape and Urban Planning 125, 260-270, 2014
The need for an urban ecology of the Global South
CM Shackleton, SS Cilliers, MJ du Toit, E Davoren
Urban ecology in the Global South, 1-26, 2021
Aspects influencing the selection of representative urbanization measures to quantify urban–rural gradients
MJ Du Toit, SS Cilliers
Landscape Ecology 26, 169-181, 2011
The Tswana tshimo: a homegarden system of useful plants with a particular layout and function
LY Molebatsi, SJ Siebert, SS Cilliers, CS Lubbe, E Davoren
African Journal of Agricultural Research 5 (21), 2952-2963, 2010
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