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Search or browse through our library of existing resources on land degradation and restoration. Entries include scientific articles, reports, policy briefs, webinars, videos, and more. To view a particular resource, click on its name below.

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Increasing impacts of land use on biodiversity and carbon sequestration driven by population...
Alexandra Marques, Inês S. Martins, Thomas Kastner, Christoph...
Articles/Book chapters
2019

Biodiversity and ecosystem service losses driven by land-use change are expected to intensify as a growing and more affluent global...

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Effect of Large Wild Herbivore Populations on the Forage-Livestock Balance in the Source Region...
Fan Yang, Quanqin Shao, Xingjian Guo, Yuzhi Tang, Yuzhe Li,...
Articles/Book chapters
2019

Unmanned aerial vehicle surveys were conducted in the summer season of 2016 and the winter season of 2017 to investigate the large wild...

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Turning science into policy: challenges and experiences from the science–policy interface
Robert T Watson
Articles/Book chapters
2005

This paper discusses key issues in the science–policy interface. It stresses the importance of linking the conservation and sustainable...

4509
Rapid loss of lakes on the Mongolian Plateau
Shengli Tao, Jingyun Fang, Xia Zhao, Shuqing Zhao, Haihua Shen...
Articles/Book chapters
2015

Lakes are widely distributed on the Mongolian Plateau and, as critical water sources, have sustained Mongolian pastures for hundreds of...

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Global change pressures on soils from land use and management
Pete Smith et. al
Articles/Book chapters
2015

Soils are subject to varying degrees of direct or indirect human disturbance, constituting a major global change driver. Factoring out...

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The cost of mitigation strategies for agricultural adaptation to global change
Carla Ximena Salinas and Jon Mendieta
Articles/Book chapters
2012

Land recovery and the improvement of lands affected by desertification for agricultural use, is achieved when a sustained recovery of...

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Reorienting land degradation towards sustainable land management: Linking sustainable...
M.S. Reed, L.C. Stringer, A.J. Dougill, J.S. Perkins, J.R....
Articles/Book chapters
2015

This paper identifies new ways of moving from land degradation towards sustainable land management through the development of economic...

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Have integrated landscape approaches reconciled societal and environmental issues in the...
James Reed, Josh van Vianen, Jos Barlow and Terry Sunderland
Articles/Book chapters
2017

Landscape approaches to integrated land management have recently gained considerable attention in the scientific literature and...

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