Staff Profile

NameNAKASHIZUKA Tohru
AffiliationResearch Department, Program2
PositionProfessor
Year of Birth1956

 

Books

【Chapters/Sections】

Tohru Nakashizuka, Masaya Shimazaki, Takehiro Sasaki, Takahisa Tanaka, Hiroko Kurokawa, and Houki Hikosaka 2016,04 Influences of Climate Change on the Distribution and Population Dynamics of Subalpine Coniferous Forest in the Hakkoda Mountains, Northern Japan. Structure and Function of Mountain Ecosystems in Japan. Springer. .

Kouki Hikosaka, Takehiro Sasaki, Chiho Kamiyama, Masatoshi Katabuchi, Shimpei Oikawa, Masaya Shimazaki, Hiroshi Kimura, and Tohru Nakashizuka 2016,04 Trait-Based Approaches for Understanding Species Niche, Coexistence, and Functional Diversity in Subalpine Moorlands. Structure and Function of Mountain Ecosystems in Japan. Springer. , pp.1-15.

Editing

【Editing / Co-editing】

Jotaro Urabe • Tohru Nakashizuka (Eds) (ed.) 2016,11 Ecological Impacts of Tsunamis on Coastal Ecosystems - Lessons from the Great East Japan Earthquake. ,

Shin-ichi Nakano・Tetsukazu Tahara・Tohru Nakashizuka (ed.) 2016,06 Aquatic Biodiversity Conservation and Ecosystem Services. Asia-Pacific Biodiversity Obseervation Network. Springer,

Papers

【Original Articles】

Ohsawa, T., Okano, T., Nakao, F., Kabaya, K., Kofuku, S., Kikuchi, K. & Nakashizuka, T 2018,01 Underuse/overuse and diversity of provisioning services and their change: the case of the Japanese national ecosystem service assessment (JBO2). Sustainability Science:1-13. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1007/s11625-018-0531-z

Takeuchi, Y., Soda, R., Diway, B., Tinjan ak. Kuda, Nakagawa, M., Nagamasu, H. & Nakashizuka, T. 2017,10 Biodiversity conservation values of fragmented communally reserved forests, managed by indigenous people, in a human-modified landscape in Borneo. PLOS ONE.

Jacob Usinowicz, Chia-hao Chang-Yang, Yu-Yun Chen, James S. Clark, Christine Fletcher, nancy C. Garwood, Zhanqing hao, Jill Johnstone, Yiching Lin, Margaret R. Metz, takashi Masaki, tohru nakashizuka, I-Fang Sun, Renato Valencia, Yunyun Wang, Jess K. Zimmerman, Anthony R. Ives& S. Joseph Wright1 2017,09 Temporal coexistence mechanisms contribute to the latitudinal gradient in forest diversity. Nature 24038:105-108. DOI:10.1038

Takano, K.T., Hibino, K., Numata, A., Oguro, M., Aiba, M., Shiogama, H., Takayabu, I. & Nakashizuka, T. 2017,09 Detecting latitudinal and altitudinal expansion of invasive bamboo Phyllostachys edulis and P. bambusoides (Poaceae) in Japan to project potential habitats under 1.5°C–4.0°C global warming. Ecology and Evolution(ece3.3471). DOI:10.1002

Imamura, K., Nakashizuka, T. Managi, S. 2017,08 Abandoned Forest Ecosystem: Implications for Japan’s Oak Wilt Disease.. Journal of Forest Economics(29):56-61.

Kachina, P., Kurokawa, H., Oguro, M., Nakashizuka, T., Tanaka,H., Thinkampheang, S., Sangkaew, S. Panuthai、S. and Marod、D. 2017,08 Effect of Forest fire on the regeneration of a bamboo species (Cephalostachyum pergracile Munro) at a mixed deciduous forest in Mae Klong Watershed Research Station, Thailand. Tropics:37-48.

Suzuki-Ohno, Y., Yokoyama, J., Nakashizuka, T. & Kawata, M 2017,07 Utilization of photographs taken by citizens for estimating bumblebee distributions. Scientific Reports.

Yuanzhi Li, Bill Shipley, Jodi N. Price, Vinícius de L. Dantas, Riin Tamme, Mark Westoby, Andrew Siefert, Brandon S. Schamp, Marko J. Spasojevic, Vincent Jung, Daniel C. Laughlin, Sarah J. Richardson, Yoann Le Bagousse-Pinguet, Christian Schöb, Antonio Gazol, Honor C. Prentice, Nicolas Gross, Jake Overton, Marcus V. Cianciaruso, Frédérique Louault, Chiho Kamiyama, Tohru Nakashizuka, Kouki Hikosaka, Takehiro Sasaki, Masatoshi Katabuchi, Cédric Frenette Dussault, Stephanie Gaucherand, Ning Chen, Marie Vandewalle, Marco Antônio Batalha 2017,05 Habitat filtering determines the functional niche occupancy of plant communities worldwide. Journal of Ecology:130-139.

Miki U. Ueda, Panida Kachina, Dokrak Marod, Tohru Nakashizukaa, Hiroko Kurokawa 2017,05 Soil properties and gross nitrogen dynamics in old growth and secondary forest in four types of tropical forest in Thailand. Forest Ecology and Management:130-139.

Yuta Inoue, Tomoaki Ichie, Tanaka Kenzo, Aogu Yoneyama, Tomo’omi Kumagai & Tohru Nakashizuka 2017,05 Effects of rainfall exclusion on leaf gas exchange traits and osmotic adjustment in mature canopy trees of Dryobalanops aromatica (Dipterocarpaceae) in a Malaysian tropical rain forest. Tree Physiology:1301-1311.

Takano Kohei, Nagano-ken, Hibino Kenshi, Numata Ayaka, Aiba Masahiro, Shiogama Hideo, Takayabu Izuru, Nakashizuka Tohru, 2017,02 Detecting latitudinal and altitudinal expansion of invasive bamboo Phyllostachys edulis and P. bambusoides (Poaceae) in Japan to project potential habitats under 1.5°C–4.0°C global warming. Ecology and Evolution.

Shoko Sakai a, Choy Yee Keong, Keiko Kishimoto-Yamada, Kohei T. Takano, Masahiro Ichikawa,Hiromitsu Samejima, Yumi Kato, h, Ryoji Soda, Masayuki Ushio, Izuru Saizen, Tohru Nakashizuka,Takao Itioka 2016,12 Social and ecological factors associated with the use of non-timber forest products by people in rural Borneo.. Biological Conservation 204:340-349.

Nakashizuka, Tohru 2016,06 What we have studied and what should be studied in the future on tropical rain forests in Sarawak. Proceedings of the symposium "Frontier in tropical forest research: progress in joint projects between the Forest Department Sarawak and the Japan Research Consortium for Tropical Forests in Sarawak" (2016), 2016: 1-8.  8

Inoue, Yuta; Ichie, Tomoaki; Tanaka, Kenzo; Yoneyama, Aogu; Kumagai, Tomoomi; Nakashizuka, Tohru 2016,06 <S1-11> Effect of through-fall exclusion on leaf water use in the tropical canopy tree species Dryobalanops aromatica/Session 1: Ecology and genetics of tropical rainforest trees in Sarawak. Proceedings of the symposium "Frontier in tropical forest research: progress in joint projects between the Forest Department Sarawak and the Japan Research Consortium for Tropical Forests in Sarawak".

Masahiro Aiba, Hiroko Kurokawa, Yusuke Onoda, Michio Oguro, Tohru Nakashizuka & Takashi Masaki 2016,05 Context-dependent changes in the functional composition of tree communities along successional gradients after land-use change. Journal of Ecology 104:1347-1356.

Research Presentations

【Oral Presentation】

Tohru Nakashizuka Assessing ecosystem service in Asian region by using biodiversity observation date. GEOSS Asia-Pacific Symposium, 2017.09.18-2017.09.20, Hanoi Vietnam.

Tohru Nakashizuka Recent Dynamics and Future Prediction of Mountain Vegetation in Northern Japan. The 7th International Conference on Water Resources and Encironment Research (ICWRER2016), 2016.05.05-2016.05.09, Kyoto.

Tohru Nakashizuka Impacts and risks of climate change on biodiversity and ecosystem. 7th Japan-EU Workshop on Climate Change Research, 2016.04.26-2016.04.27, Tokyo.

【Invited Lecture / Honorary Lecture / Panelist】

Tohru Nakashizuka Interactive Dialogue on Living in Harmony with Nature. The thirteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity(COP13), 2016.12.12, Cancún, México.

Tohru Nakashizuka Modelling terresitial natural capital and ecosystem services in Japan. Seminar: Ecosystem Scenarios and Models From Local to National Scales -Contributions to IPBES Regional and Global Asswssments-, 2016.11.14, Tokyo.

Tohru Nakashizuka WG2: AISA-PACIFIC BIODIVERSITY OBSERVATION NETWORK(AP-BON): Discussion towards broader engagement of observation and user communities: 2)Data-Knowledge-Information chain: Japan Biodiversity Outlook 2. AGENDA The Ninth GEOSS Asia-Pacific Symposium: "Earth Observation Supporting the Implementation of the SDGs in the Asia Pacific Region", 2016.11.11-2016.11.13, Tokyo.

Tohru Nakashizuka, Reiichiro Ishii WG2: AISA-PACIFIC BIODIVERSITY OBSERVATION NETWORK(AP-BON): Session1 Moderators: Overview of regional and national BON activities. AGENDA The Ninth GEOSS Asia-Pacific Symposium: "Earth Observation Supporting the Implementation of the SDGs in the Asia Pacific Region", 2016.11.11-2016.11.13, Tokyo.

Tohru Nakashizuka Effects of climate change on mountain forest. Sino-Japan forum on frontiers in forest ecology, 2016.09.29, Nanníng, China.