PUBLICATIONS in chronological order

Tolvanen, A. & Kubin, E. 1990. The effect of clear felling and site preparation on microclimate, soil frost and forest regeneration at elevated sites in Kuusamo. SNS (Samarbetsämnden för Nordisk skogsforskning)-seminar 1.-14.9.1989. Aquilo Ser. Bot. 29:77-86.

Havas, P., Heikkilä, K. Laine, K., Lähdesmäki, P., Pakonen, T., Saari, E. & Tolvanen, A. 1992. Ympäristömme muutospaineet ja kasvimaailma. Biological Research reports from the University of Jyväskylä 25:63-71.

Tolvanen, A., Laine, K., Pakonen, T., Saari, E. & Havas, P. 1992. Compensatory responses of a deciduous clonal dwarf shrub, the bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus L.) to simulatexd herbivory - some comparisons with the evergreen lingonberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaea L.). Acta Oecologica 13:607-615.

Tolvanen, A., Laine, K., Pakonen, T., Saari, E. & Havas, P. 1993. Effect of habitat and time of clipping on the recovery of the bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus). Ann. Bot. Fennici 30:15-20.

Tolvanen, A., Laine, K., Pakonen, T., Saari, E. & Havas, P. 1993. Above-ground growth response of the bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus L.) to simulated herbivory. Flora 188:197-202.

Laine, K. Lähdesmäki, P., Pakonen, T., Kontunen-Soppela, S., Salonen, E., Tolvanen, A., Virtanen, R., Mäenpää, E., Saari, E. & Havas, P.1993. Environmental stress and the biochemical and physiological response of plants: studies on the Scots pine and bilberry. Aquilo Ser. Bot. 32:33-39.

Laine, K., Lähdesmäki, P., Havas, P., Pakonen, T., Tolvanen, A., Virtanen, R., Saari, E., Mäenpää, E., Kontunen-Soppela, S., Salonen, E., Taulavuori, K. & Nuortila, C. 1994. Biochemical and ecophysiological responses of forest dwarf shrubs under the pressure of climatic change. Publications of the Academy of Finland 1/94:356-357.

Tolvanen, A., Laine, K., Pakonen, T., Saari, E. & Havas, P. 1994. Responses to harvesting intensity in a clonal dwarf shrub, the bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus L.). Vegetatio 110:163-169.

Tolvanen, A. 1994. Differences in recovery between a deciduous and an evergreen ericaceous clonal dwarf shrub after simulated aboveground herbivory and belowground damage. Can. J. Bot. 72:853-859.

Tolvanen, A., Laine, K., Pakonen, T. & Havas, P. 1995. Recovery of evergreen clonal dwarf shrub Vaccinium vitis-idaea after simulated herbivory in a boreal forest. Vegetatio 116:1-5.

Tolvanen, A. 1995. Aboveground growth habits of two Vaccinium species in relation to habitat. Can. J. Bot. 73: 465-473.

Taulavuori, E. & Tolvanen, A. 1995. Glutathione status of the bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus L.) as a function of plant phenology and artificial herbivory. Can. J. Bot. 73:1838-1841.

Vanha-Majamaa, I., Paalamo, P., Salemaa, M. & Tolvanen, A. 1996. Demography of two Ericaceous species after prescribed burning and logging in Finland. 2nd International Workshop on Disturbance Dynamics in Boreal Forest. Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec, Canada 26.-29.8.1996: 253-256.

Laine, K., Lähdesmäki, P., Taulavuori, E., Kontunen-Soppela, S., Taulavuori, K., Niinimaa, A., Tolvanen, A., Nuortila, C., Pakonen, T. & Saari, E. 1996. Stress and recovery of wild plants in northern ecosystem. In: Conference Proceedings of COST-614/ICAT, EU-LTEEF, NRP Global Change, Wageninge, Netherlands. November 26-29 1996.

Tolvanen, A. 1997. Recovery of the bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus L.) from artificial spring and summer frost. Plant Ecology 130: 35-39.

Tolvanen, A. & Laine, K. 1997. Effects of reproduction and artificial herbivory on vegetative growth and resource levels in deciduous and evergreen dwarf shrubs. Can. J. Bot 75:656-666.

Tolvanen, A., Alatalo, J.M. & Henry, G.H.R. 1998. Short-term resource allocation patterns in Oxyria digyna and Eriophorum angustifolium after simulated herbivory in subarctic and high arctic environment. Proceedings of the International SCANTRAN conference. Ecosystems research report 31:64-65.

Hautala, H., Tolvanen, A. & Nuortila, C. 1998. Recovery of understorey vegetation after simulated disturbance in northern boreal spruce forest. Proceedings of the International SCANTRAN conference. Ecosystems research report 31:68-69.

Laine, K., Lähdesmäki, P., Balaganskaya, E., forbes, B., Huhta, A.-P., Kontunen-Soppela, S., Myllynen, K., Niinimaa, A., Nuortila, C., Pakonen, T., Saari, E., Taulavuori, E., Taulavuori, K., Tolvanen, A. & Welling, P. 1998 Stress and recovery of wild plants in northern ecosystems. Proceedings of the International SCANTRAN conference. Ecosystems research report 31: 70.

Tolvanen, A., Schroderus, J. & Henry, G.H.R. 1998 Growth dynamics and life cycles of High Arctic plants under herbivory pressure. Proceedings of the International SCANTRAN conference. Ecosystems research report 31:71-72.

Tolvanen, A. & Taulavuori, K. 1998. Timing of deacclimation affects the ability to recover from simulated winter herbivory. Plant Ecology 135:9-12.

Tolvanen, A. & Henry, G.H.R. 2000. Population structure of three dominant sedges under muskox herbivory in the High Arctic. Arctic, Antarctic and Alpine and Research 32:449-455.

Tolvanen, A., Forbes, B., Rytkönen, K. & Laine, K. 2001. Regeneration of dominant plants after short-term pedestrian trampling in sub-arctic plant communities. Man and the biosphere series: Nordic mountain birch ecosystems. Edited by F.E. Wielgolaski. UNESCO, Paris and The Parthenon Publishing Group. pp. 361-370.

Tolvanen, A. & Henry, G.H.R. 2001. Carbon and nitrogen allocation patterns in response to increased temperature in High Arctic plants of different life form. Canadian Journal of Botany 79: 711-718.

Jaakola, L., Tolvanen, A., Laine, K. & Hohtola, A. 2001. Effect of 2iP concentration on growth initiation in vitro and rooting of bilberry and lingonberry microshoots. Plant, Cell, Tissue & Organ Culture 66: 73-77.

Hautala, H., Tolvanen, A. & Nuortila, C. 2001. Vegetative and sexual reproduction of deciduous and evergreen dwarf shrubs after small-scale disturbance in a boreal forest. Journal of Vegetation Science 12:503-510.

Tolvanen, A. Schroderus, J. & Henry, G.H.R. 2001. Demography of three dominant sedges under contrasting grazing regimes in the High Arctic. Journal of Vegetation Science 12:659-670.

Tolvanen, A., Schroderus, J. & Henry, G.H.R. 2000. Bud demography of Salix arctica in ungrazed and grazed vegetation in the High Arctic. Evolutionary Ecology 15:443-462.

Jaakola, L., Tolvanen, A., Laine, K. & Hohtola, A. 2002 Micropropacation of bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus L.) and lingonberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaea L.). Acta Horticulturae. 574:401-403.

Pehkonen, T., Ranta, H., Tolvanen, A. & Laine, K. 2002. The frequency of the fungal pathogen Exobasidium splendidum in two natural stands of the host Vaccinium vitis-idaea with different developmental stages. Arctic, Antarctic and Alpine Research 34: 66-71.

Theses

MSc thesis 1989. Avohakkuun ja maanmuokkauksen vaikutus korkeiden alueiden mikroilmastoon Kuusamossa.

Licenciate thesis 1991. Compensatory growth of Vaccinium myrtillus and V. vitis-idaea after simulated herbivory.

Ph.D. thesis 1994. Recovery ability and plant architecture: a comparison of two Ericaceous growth forms. Acta Universitas Ouluensis, A 253.

Abstracts

Over 30 published abstracts in international and national scientific conferences.

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