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Ancillary activities

  • RijksUniversiteit Groningen | Groningen | Medewerker | 2013-04-01 - present
  • European Invertebrate survey-Nederland | Leiden | Adviseur | 2013-10-27 - present
  • Natuurhistorisch Museum Naturalis | Leiden | Gastmedewerker | 2013-10-27 - present

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Education/Academic qualification

Community cology, PhD


  • Q Science
  • Community Ecology, Soil Fauna, Ecosystem Engineers, Assembly, Eco-evolutionary Dynamics, Niche Construction, Litter decomposition, Isopoda, Collembola

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Research Output 1992 2019

Combining tree species and decay stages to increase invertebrate diversity in dead wood

Andringa, J. I., Zuo, J., Berg, M. P., Klein, R., van't Veer, J., de Geus, R., de Beaumont, M., Goudzwaard, L., van Hal, J., Broekman, R., van Logtestijn, R. S. P., Li, Y., Fujii, S., Lammers, M., Hefting, M. M., Sass-Klaassen, U. & Cornelissen, J. H. C., 1 Jun 2019, In : Forest Ecology and Management. 441, p. 80-88 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

dead wood

Feeling the Heat: Effects of extreme climatic events on species performance, interactions and community composition

Franken, O., 2019, 205 p.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VUAcademic

Open Access
nutrient dynamics

A common yardstick to measure the effects of different extreme climatic events on soil arthropod community composition using time-series data

Franken, O., Ferreira, S. S. D., Jesse, W. A. M., Berg, M. P. & Ellers, J., 23 Nov 2018, In : Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 6, p. 1-11 11 p., 195.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
soil arthropods
arthropod communities
extreme event
community composition

A mega-nourishment creates novel habitat for intertidal macroinvertebrates by enhancing habitat relief of the sandy beach

van Egmond, E. M., van Bodegom, P. M., Berg, M. P., Wijsman, J. W. M., Leewis, L., Janssen, G. M. & Aerts, R., 31 Jul 2018, In : Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science. 207, p. 232-241 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review


Activities 1998 1998

  • 3 Lecture / Presentation

Soil organisms, functional groups and detrital food webs.

M.P. Berg (Invited speaker)
1 Apr 1998

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic

The role of soil microcosms in the study of ecosystem processes.

M.P. Berg (Speaker)
1 Jun 1998

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic

Soil community food webs, organic matter decay, and C and N-mineralisation rates in a scots pine forest soil.

M.P. Berg (Speaker)
1 Jun 1998

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic