A ‘debt’ based approach to land degradation as an indicator of global change

Wuepper, David; Borrelli, Pasquale; Panagos, Panos; Lauber, Thomas; Crowther, Thomas; Thomas, Amy ORCID:; Robinson, David A. ORCID: 2021 A ‘debt’ based approach to land degradation as an indicator of global change. Global Change Biology, 27 (21). 5407-5410.

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We propose a way to synthesize different approaches to globally map land degradation by combining vegetation and soil indicators into a consistent framework for assessing land degradation as an environmental ‘debt’. our combined approach reveals a broader lens for land degradation through global change, in particular, identifying hot-spots for the different kinds of land degradation.

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UKCEH and CEH Sections/Science Areas: Soils and Land Use (Science Area 2017-)
ISSN: 1354-1013
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NORA Subject Terms: Ecology and Environment
Date made live: 25 Oct 2021 11:34 +0 (UTC)

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