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278 results
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Ecosystem restoration strengthens pollination network resilience and function
Christopher N. Kaiser-Bunbury, James Mougal, Andrew E....
Articles/Book chapters
2017

Land degradation results in declining biodiversity and the disruption of ecosystem functioning worldwide, particularly in the tropics1....

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Applying a dryland degradation framework for rangelands: the case of Mongolia
C. Jamsranjav, R. S. Reid, M. E. Fernandez-Gimenez, A. Tsevlee...
Articles/Book chapters
2018

Livestock‐caused rangeland degradation remains a major policy concern globally and the subject of widespread scientific study. This...

4432
A systems approach to restoring degraded drylands
Jeremy J. James, Roger L. Sheley, Todd Erickson, Kim S. Rollins...
Articles/Book chapters
2013

Drylands support over 2 billion people and are major providers of critical ecosystemgoods and services across the globe. Drylands,...

4431
Land Degradation Assessment Using Residual Trend Analysis of GIMMS NDVI3g, Soil Moisture and...
Yahaya Z. Ibrahim, Heiko Balzter, Jörg Kaduk and Compton J....
Articles/Book chapters
2018

Areas affected by land degradation in Sub-Saharan West Africa between 1982 and 2012 are identified using time-series analysis of...

4430
Land transformation by humans: A review
Roger LeB. Hooke, José F. Martín-Duque and Javier Pedraza
Articles/Book chapters
2012

In recent decades, changes that human activities have wrought in Earth’s life support system have worried many people. The human...

4429
Assessing Land Degradation and Desertification Using Vegetation Index Data: Current Frameworks...
Thomas P. Higginbottom and Elias Symeonakis
Books, Publications
2014

Land degradation and desertification has been ranked as a major environmental and social issue for the coming decades. Thus, the...

4428
Plating up solutions
Tara Garnett
Articles/Book chapters
2016

The food system—that is, all the processes involved in feeding the global population—is responsible for ∼25% of global greenhouse gas (...

4407
Crossing boundaries: legal and policy arrangements for cross-border pastoralism
Jonathan Davies, Claire Ogali, Lydia Slobodian, Guyo Roba and...
Publications
2018

“The report brings a review of various legal and policy instruments and agreements that show how countries across the world have...

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